THE funeral for respected and much-loved local journalist Andy Lever will take place at Pitsea Crematorium on Thursday, 17 January at 12.30pm.
Andy Lever was the editor of the Thurrock Gazette for a number of years.
Following the service at Pitsea the funeral party will retire to East Thurrock United Football club where a celebration of the life of the Southampton FC fan will be appropriately undertaken.
All friends and former colleagues of Andy are welcome. There will be family flowers only and it is requested that any donations in Andy’s memory be made direct to the British Heart Foundation or Diabetes UK or via undertakers L. E. Brand of Stanford-le-Hope. A collection will be taken at the service.