Margaret Edith Bannister (1948-2018) was born in Milford Haven, to Les and Dilys Brown and had a sister, Linda. Her family had been trawler men for generations. She was a bright girl who won a place at the Board School. She enjoyed swimming and played hockey for the school. When she was a teenager, the family moved to Cardiff, where Margaret worked for British Telecom. Subsequently she moved into Health Service Administration where she worked for the next thirty years. Margaret had a fondness for Greece, which she visited regularly. Margaret met her husband, Barrie, and moved to his cottage in Tyn-yr-Odyn. She was an excellent chef and loved working in the cottage garden.
Celebrant and tribute contributor: Steve Parry
Tribute to Margaret Bannister delivered at a Humanist funeral organised by their family. Includes a digital photograph of Margaret (2018).