Friday, 6 July 2012


My Dad lost his battle with cancer yesterday. 
"My heart is numb, has no feeling ..."

Cedric Alan Herrington

03 November 1940 - 04 July 2012

Pre-diagnosis August 2009 - a random mad family photo shoot one evening in my garden
Post-diagnosis April 2010  My brother had shaved Dad's hair (and his own in support) in readiness for his bout of chemo
Let the battle commence...

August 2010 - At our favourite 'bacon sarnie' place at the foot of the Clent Hills

Night night my Daddy



  1. Oh dear, Kim. I'm so very sorry to hear your news. My sincere condolences to you and your family. Bisou, Cro.

  2. My thoughts are with you at this very sad time.

  3. Oh Kim, I remember the pain. Much love and many hugs winging their way to you. x

  4. Dear Kim, please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your dear Dad, a pain I too know. Remember the happy times, though for now I know will be hard.
    Rose H

  5. Love love love to you, your mum, brother and Za and Ty, and of course the rest of your family too. You know where I am for chats. Xxx

  6. I am so sorry to hear your sad news, Sending you lots of love, Rachael xx

  7. Thank you so much everyone. You're all so very kind xxxxx

  8. Oh Kim, huge hugs from me, I too have lost my Dad and remember the heartbreaking pain so well, Be gentle on yourselves, I will hold uou in my prayers.
    Leanne x


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