Funeral of Corporal Loren Loz Marlton-Thomas 33 Regt RE

Forwarded for information. See here for RIP and obit thread.

WO1 (RSM) 33 Engr Regt (EOD) said:

Below are the details for the funeral of 'Loz' Marlton-Thomas. A detailed Admin instruction will follow in due course. Please spread the word. There is a memorial service planned for the New Year for those unable to attend the funeral which will allow the Regiment and local community to pay their respects along with the family. Dates and timings to follow in due course.

It is with regret that 33 Engr Regt (EOD) announce the death of Cpl Loren Marlton-Thomas who passed away on Sun 15 Nov 09.

1. Funeral details.

a. The Funeral will take place on Mon 7 Dec 09.

b. The Church Ceremony will commence at 1200hrs and will be held at the following church:

St Joseph's RC Church
Woodlands Road
Lytham St Anne's
FY8 4E

c. A burial will follow the church service for all those wishing to attend and will commence at 1330hrs at the following crematorium:

Lytham Park Cemetery & Crematorium
Regent Avenue
Lytham St Anne's

d. The wake address for those wishing to attend is:

Clifton Arms Hotel
West Beach
Lytham St Anne's

e. Dress for the funeral will be No 2 Dress, Belts, Medals and leathers (no swords) with black armbands worn on the left arm (less the bearer party), or suits with, black, Corps or Regimental tie.

2. At the request of the family, anybody wishing to make a donation is asked to send all monies C/O: WO1 (RSM) J Spreadborough RE, 33 Engr Regt (EOD), Carver Barracks, Wimbish, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 2YA. Cheques made payable to Central Bank 33 Engr Regt. Please ensure the cheque is marked clearly on the reverse Injured Soldiers Fund.

3. Parking will be extremely tight at the Church and the Cemetery therefore I ask that all make the effort to park in various other car parks near to the locations. More advice on suitable locations will be circulated in due course.

4. Anyone wishing to attend the Church Service, Cemetery and wake are kindly requested to contact the undersigned by phone on 078 8670 4509 ASAP in order for sufficient catering to be provided.

5. Further information or queries should be directed to the undersigned who is OIC funeral.


J Spreadborough

33 Engr Regt (EOD)


no problem mate I was getting the details for a mate who's now out but knew Loz and noticed the date change so thought I'd pass it on
I was the operator on the task he was killed.