“I am the Resurrection and the Life” says the Lord
Sadly Elizabeth Robert's a long time member at Carnmoney Parish Church died on Tuesday 17th November. Her funeral was held in Carnmoney Parish Church on Thursday 25th November.
: Elizabeth, devoted wife of the late Sydney, sister to John, sister-in-law to Jane, loving aunt to Carl, Andrew and Paul, died suddenly in her home on 18th November 2020. A service of tribute and a celebration of her life was held in Carnmoney Parish Church and afterwards to the cemetery at Stoneyford Parish Church. Her brother, Cannon John Dinnen, gave a personal tribute and Rev. Carol Harvey spoke of her life in the church. The service was conducted by the Rev. Andy Heber and Sharon Ferguson led the prayers. Elizabeth was born on 26th of September 1940. She grew up in Belfast and when in her teens the family moved to Londonderry. Elizabeth trained as a teacher at Stranmillis College and taught in Everton and Rathcoole before taking a job as a teacher in an army school in Germany. She returned from Germany because of family illness and took up a position in Orangefield Secondary School, where she was headmistress before she retired. She was involved as a Guide leader for many years and also served on the board of governors for Carnmoney Primary School. Elizabeth met her husband Sydney, the organist in Carnmoney Parish Church, through church and they were married in 1986. Sadly Sydney died in 1990.
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