Mr JR Wichelow

The funeral took place on 16th May of Mr Jeremy Rex Wichelow (Jeb) aged 81, of Congleton, who died on 18th April at home.
Mr Wichelow was born and brought up in East Sussex where his grandparents kept the village store. Aged nine, in 1946, he went to live in Germany where his father worked for the British Control Commission. Back in England, he started secondary school. At the age of 14 he went to technical college where he did a seven-year building course, ending with a higher national diploma. He worked in the building industry until he retired at 60.
A long retirement followed, filled with camping holidays in France, city breaks to Paris, Prague, Bruge, Vienna and a trip to New Zealand.

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