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It is with heartfelt sadness that Rivington Chapel mourns the death of its organist of 20 years, Mr Roy Shepherd, MGI; MNMSCM.  Roy died at home peacefully after a long illness, with his partner of 50 years Jimmy Faricy at his side. He will be greatly missed, but never forgotten, by his friends here at Chapel.

Roy’s funeral will be at 9.30AM on Tuesday 17th January 2017 at St. Columba RC Church. Ripley Street, Tonge Moor, BL2 3AR.