John Bellis : BCal Engineering Supervisor
Sadly John, aged 89, passed away on 10th February 2023. My sincere condolences to his wife Diane, his family, friends and former colleagues.

John was an Engineering Supervisor on Line 4 in the Hangars at Gatwick. He started with BUA continuing on in to BCal.
Service details

John's service was held on Monday 13th March 2023 at St. Giles church in Graffham (near Petworth), West Sussex
John Remembered

From Riaz Butt:
Rest in Peace John, I was not on his shift but knew him well. My prayers for John and his family.

From Roger Warren: RIP John

From Tony Rider:
Such Sad news John was a Great guy, RIP John, fly high

From Ian Plumridge:
Very sad news, lovely man, worked with him many times. Very good engineer & supervisor. RIP John.

From Sally Simmonds:
Very sorry to hear another family member has gone. RIP, John.

From Stephen Kerr:
That is sad news. Rest in peace John and condolences to his family from Steve and Alan.

From Mick Brooker:
I remember John very well. RIP.

From Jim Will:
RIP John, a great man to work with, you will be missed

From Beryl Mason:
I remember John, such a lovely polite and smiley man. Fly high John and my condolences to your family. RIP

From Mel Sanders
Very sad news indeed, I worked with John over many years on the line, a good friend and a real gentleman. Condolences to Di, he will be missed. RIP John.

From Terry Jeffries:
Very sad news, RIP John

From Graham Lambert: RIP John, always smiling

From Ian Haines
Sad to hear John has passed away, I worked alongside him for many years. He was a very friendly man with a chuckle of laughter of his own. A very conscientious engineer.  R.I.P. John.

From Bran Wassell
So sorry to hear of the passing of John he was are good engineer and a gentleman from the time I knew him on the line at LGW.

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Condolences have been extended by:

Dave Thaxter, Susie Douglas-Smith, Paul Foster, Robert Bunch, Mel Sanders, Richard Heywood, John Morgan, Dave Surry, Graham Waters, Christine Jegu, David Williams, Lesley Peacock, Dudley Rice, Liz Tiley, Andy Hudson, Tony Rider, Bob Holmes, Betty Wells, Tina Harvey, Peter Durran, Lindsay Smith, Alan Flower,Julie Nuttall, Kris Massie, Nick Washington-Jones, Riaz Butt, Sylvia Murphy, Julie Hourigan, Pippa Barett

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