- John Webster died suddenly on Monday, February 20, 2017 afternoon aged 68. He had been teaching learners in Uppingham on Saturday, ringing for Sunday services in Uppingham and Wing and had enjoyed Sunday lunch with family and friends. Then he died from a heart attack.
John had been Rutland Branch Steward from 2009.
Following a private cremation, a Service of Thanksgiving was held at Uppingham Parish Church on Tuesday, March 7