Bernard George Wheeler

Born: 6th January 1937

Died: 10th October 2008

To our wonderful family and friends, thank you all so much for your love and support.


Funeral details

For those that may wish/are able to come, the funeral will be held on Friday 24th October at 3pm at

Reading Crematorium,
All Hallows Road,

The extended family will be leaving from home just after 2pm and are welcome to join us for a cup of tea and a sandwich beforehand from 12.30 if they wish and journey times permit.


Order of Service

The order of service will be available at the crematorium. However, if you prefer you can click here to view it.


The wake

Afterwards we will celebrate George's life at the Anchor Inn which is just around the corner from Chimney Pot Lodge.

Anchor Inn,
Friday Street,



For all those wanting to stay overnight, the following are local hotels and B&B, with contact details.

Hotel Du Vin

Red Lion Hotel

Falaise House

Phyllis Court Club

Alushta B&B

Azalea B&B

The Rose & Crown

The Angel on the Bridge

More accommodation can be found here.


Parking (Henley-on-Thames)

There is some limited car parking at the pub but it is very near to Henley on Thames Rail Station where parking is only 2.70 per day, alternatively Mill Meadows car park is even nearer, which is about 30p per hour. We will give out maps at the end of the service in any case.


Flowers & Donations

We would prefer to limit flowers to family only as they are seen for such a short time, should you wish to make a donation George's preferred charity is Children in Need. Donations to Children in Need can also be made via the Funeral Directors:

Tomalin and Son,
38 Reading Road,
01491 573370


Much love from Carol and the girls x x x x