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Memorial Service for Molly Rose

20th December 2016

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There will be a Memorial Service for Molly Rose OBE (1920-2016)  in Magdalen College Chapel on Saturday 28th January at 2.00 p.m. All are welcome.

Molly delivered planes, including Spitfires, to RAF airfields during the Second World War, was a Deputy Lieutenant for the county of Oxfordshire and in 1990 was awarded an OBE for Services to Oxfordshire. She was an active Parish Councillor for the parish of Appleton-with-Eaton for many years. She was married to Bernard Rose (Informator Choristarum at Magdalen, 1957-1981) and was a generous mentor and hostess to many generations of Music Scholars, Academical Clerks and Choristers, as well as a supporter and benefactor of the Chapel Choir.