of Hilary Rose, former Burnham Mayor, will be held today
funeral for the former Mayor of Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge,
who died last week, will be held today (Wednesday).
Rose was a town councillor from 1991-1999 and also stood from
2003-2007, during which time she was Mayor between 1995-1998.
She was also a Sedgemoor District Councillor from 1995-1999.
funeral will be held at 1pm at St Andrew's Church today and will
be attended by local dignitaries.
who lived in Burnham town centre, passed away last Tuesday at
Broughton Lodge Nursing Home in Berrow Road, Burnham.
and current town councillor Pat Burge led
the tributes for her, telling Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Hilary
was a lovely lady, who was very independent. She
was a very private person who was very thoughtful and a great
supporter of the community."
was a strong supporter of Burnham Sea Cadets, where she was Chairman
of the Unit's Management Committee
received a Civic Award in 2008 alongside John Coombes, Bob Nicholson,
Barbara Thorogood and Jean Whitehouse