Funeral Photographer

In Memory of Anthony Alan Skuse - "Tony"

In Memory of Anthony Alan Skuse - "Tony"

One morning in October last year, I had a phone call from an old friend of mine, Tony Skuse. I had known Tony since the 70’s when I drank in the Maypole in Hanham, from the terraces at Eastville, watching Bristol Rovers, and from Chasers night club in Kingswood. I had not seen or spoke to Tony for a few months since my last visit to the Maypole in Hanham, Bristol, and I knew he was ill with cancer, which I did not know was terminal. So it came as a complete shock to me when he told me he only had a week or two to live, that he was planning his own funeral, from his bed in Southmead Hospital in Bristol.

In Loving Memory of George "Kidd" Mahoney

In Loving Memory of George "Kidd" Mahoney

On Saturday I photographed the funeral of George "Kidd" Mahoney, who passed away at the age of 32. I was asked by the family to do this, who wanted a record of the funeral for George's 2 boys to remember him by. 

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