Special Announcement – Don Vallance

It is with much sadness that we announce the death of Don Vallance, who passed away early Saturday morning 03 October 2015.

Don was an active member, Committee member and Life Member of the Copthorne & District Angling Society for more than 40 years and his contribution to the Society has been immense. Don’s love and passion for angling has touched everyone. We are all eternally grateful for the legacy Don has left us.

Our thoughts are with Don’s family and loved ones at this difficult time.

Don’s son Jim can accept special messages:

Jim Vallance. 37 Hazelhurst Crescent Horsham. RH12 1XB


The funeral arrangements are as follows:
Wednesday 21st Oct at 10.30am at The Sussex & Surrey Crematorium and the wake afterwards at The Heathy Farm opposite the Crematorium. Don has requested no flowers – but donations to the Chestnut Tree Childrens Hospice which can be direct or through the Martins Funeral Directors, Broadfield.
Jim has also requested that if any CDAS members who would be likely to attend the wake to contact him direct by email on jim.vallance@tesco.net so he can ascertain numbers.