Funeral held for former Guardian editor

Rex Pardoe's funeral cortège arrives at the crematorium

Pallbearers take the coffin from the hearse

Rex Pardoe's coffin is taken to the chapel

Floral tributes to Rex Pardoe is survived by a son and four daughters

Rex Pardoe

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East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter - Epping Forest

Mourners attended the funeral of former Guardian editor Rex Pardoe yesterday.

Floral tributes to the father-of-five, who died aged 85, accompanied the cortege to his funeral held at the City of London Crematorium’s North Chapel in Aldersbrook Road, Wanstead, yesterday.

Mr Pardoe, who died on March 19, is survived by his wife, son, four daughters, 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

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10:47pm Sat 29 Mar 14

Villagecranberry says...

He was a true hero and stalwart of this newspaper and may God bless him.
He was a true hero and stalwart of this newspaper and may God bless him. Villagecranberry
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