Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Capt Robert Eden
Capt. Robert John Pulleine Eden, of Badlake, West Anstey, who died 20 February, 2007, was a scion of the Eden Baronets (cr. E 1672, GB 1776, and was kinsman of the 1st Earl of Avon, KG); he was b. 1920, a son of Brig. Henry Charles Hamilton Eden, CBE, MC (1889-1963), by his 1st wife the former Violet Alice Pulleine; married 1stly, 1947 (div 1969) the Hon. Rosemary Winifred Vivian, who d. 1981, daughter of the 3rd Baron Swansea; married 2ndly, 1969, Mrs Elizabeth Stanley Cleverly, he leaves a daughter, Sarah, from the 1st marriage, and 2 daughters, Catherine and Emily from the 2nd marriage. Funeral service at St Petrock's, West Anstey, 2 March.