This site is a tribute to Bert, who was born in Pinxton on November 11, 1931. He lived in Pinxton all his life and worked at Brookhill Colliery since the age of 11, joining Bentink Colliery after Brookhill closed until his retirement.
He joins his beloved wife Joan Mary in spirit again after almost 10 years of seperation by her passing to Alzheimer’s in March 2011.
He leaves 3 grown up children; William (Bill), Paul and Christine; 2 grandchildren; Anne-Marie and James and 3 great grandchildren; Isabella (Bella), Phoebe and Libby Joan.
He is much loved and will always be remembered.
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