Rosemary Smith : Cabin Crew
Sadly Rosemary Smith (later Rose Mercer-Smith) passed away, aged 61, on 27th July 2021 after a six month battle with cancer. My sincere condolences to her family, friends and former colleagues.

Rose joined BCal in 1986 and was part of AB Initio 12 that year, completing her course in May. She went on to BA and retired as a Worldwide Cabin Service Director.

Service details

Rose's service will be a Pure Cremation (an unattended service) on 12th August 2021.

Friends are asked to kindly remember Rose in their own special way on that day.
Rose Remembered

From Karen Rayner:
R.I.P Beautiful Angel. Thoughts with family & friends

From Trevor Fisher:
RIP. Thoughts are with the family at this difficult time

From Michèle Laneres:
Sinceres Condolences from Belgium

From Jennifer Grail:
So sorry, what a lovely looking girl she was

From Jim Williams:
RIP Rose

From Mary Dowdall:

From Roger Warren:
RIP Rosemary

From Riaz Butt:
RIP. My prayers and thoughts for you and your family.

From Cheryl Freeth:
RIP very sad

From Karen Walker
Rose and I joined BCal on the same day and trained together. We were good friends for years, though sadly lost touch through time. RIP Rose, I will always remember you.

From Lesley Pickup
I was on the same training course as Rose. Seems like yesterday. Very sad. Way to young. Condolences to Rose's family and friends xx

Rose, Karen and Lesley's AB Initio Photo: Here

From Caron Phillips:
RIP and my sincere condolences to her family and friends

From Coreen Wilcox:
How sad. My sincere condolences to her family and loved ones. Rest in peace Rose

From Julie Lawler:
Very sad

From Gary Keast:
Bless her

If you would like to leave a message in remembrance please drop me a line anytime at

Condolences have also been extended by:

Dave Thaxter, Ed Crowley, Richard Church, Elaine Brown, Linda Haynes, Dave Phillips, Dave Surry, Cheryll Woolford, Tricia Riley, Richard Friend, Debee Boerner, Rebecca Froggatt, Adrian Evans, Julie Nuttall, Iain Hutchison, Peter Durran, Jenny Thomas, Martin Emery, Sheila Williams Tyson, Tina Harvey, Christine Jegu, Joanna James, Sonia Afriat-Itzcovitz, Sue Jackson-Page, Carol Boaks, John R Potter, Alan Reeves, Lindsay Smith, Jeremy Berridge, Jane Healey, Geraldene Lambert, Pat Cresswell, Derek Alstrom, Ray Bridgman, Helen Shenton, Karen Rayner, Liz Rogers, Julie Hourigan, Susie Douglas-Smith, Sylvia Murphy, Liz Tiley, Lorraine Fraser,

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