Jul 10, 2018

Gordon Drake – deceased


Gordon Drake – deceased

Old Wesley has learned with sadness of the death of former club member, Gordon Drake, following an illness.  Gordon played junior rugby during the late 70’s and early 80’s before emigrating to the Isle of Man for business reasons. We extend our sympathies to his wife Margaret and family at this sad time.  Further details from rip.ie are shown below.


Drake, Gordon (of Vicarage Park, Saddlestone, Douglas, Isle of Man and formerly of Ballinteer, Co. Dublin) suddenly but peacefully on Thursday the 5th of July 2018 at Nobles Hospital. Sadly and lovingly missed by his wife Margaret, three children Gareth, Ian and Anna, his sister Gillian, grandchildren Jasper and Connie, his children’s partners Vicky, Katie and Calum and extended family and friends.

He is in our hearts and won’t be forgotten.

The Funeral Service will be held at Kirk Braddan Church on Friday, the 13th of July, at 1.00pm, followed by interment in the New Lawn Cemetery, Johnny Watterson Lane, Douglas. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, may be sent to Rebecca House, Children’s Ward, Hospice Isle of Man, The Strang, IM4 4RP. Enquiries to Alfred Duggan & Son Funeral Directors Ltd, Tel 0044 1624 673328.

May he rest in peace.

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