Former Falmouth docks blacksmith dies
7:00am Thursday 3rd January 2013 in Falmouth/Penryn
Former Falmouth Docks blacksmith Jack Angove died suddenly at his home in Oakfield Road, Falmouth, on Christmas Day night.
Mr Angove, who was 90, was born in Webber Street, Falmouth. He served on minesweepers during World War II and later went to sea with the Merchant Navy. He spent more than 30 years in the docks.
Married to Edith for 63 years, the couple celebrated their wedding anniversary on Christmas Eve.
Mr Angove is survived by his widow and by four children and five grandchildren.
His funeral arrangements are still being finalised, but the family has confirmed there will be a service at Penmount Crematorium, Truro.
Further information will be available from W J Angove on 01326 312576.