We are deeply saddened to announce that the The Venerable Michael Winstanley Mansbridge died peacefully at home in the Isle of Wight on 17th January, 2014, aged 81.
Archdeacon Michael was chaplain in Abu Dhabi and Archdeacon in the Gulf from 1983 to 1991, and Archdeacon of Cyprus and the Gulf from 1991 to 1999. From 1997 to 1999 when he finally retired to the UK, he was Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral in Nicosia. He was a Canon of St Christopher’s Cathedral, Bahrain and a Canon of St Paul’s Cathedral, Nicosia.
The funeral will be held at St Mark’s, Wooton Bridge, Isle of Wight on 31st January at 1 p.m.
Please pray for Fiona his wife, and his son Stephen and grandsons, James, Joshua and Oliver.
Messages can be sent to Fiona Mansbridge at Woodside Hall Nursing Home, Ryde, RO33 4JR, UK.
May he rest in peace and rise in glory!
+Michael Cyprus and the Gulf