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,FUNERAL OF THE BISHOP OF WAKEFIELD. 0 The funeral of the Bishop of Wakefield took place on Thursday afternoon, at Whittington, Shropshire, of which the Bishop was rector for 28 years. The village, the church, and the burial ground were crowded with mourners. The choir sang on the way to the church from the station 0 God, our help in ages past' and Brief life is here our portion.' The opening sentences of the service were read by the Rev. P. Edmonds, rector of the parish, and the lesson by the Bishop of St. Asapbl- the hymn sung by the choir being 'On the Resurrection Morning.' As the body was moved from the church and across the road to the burial ground, the choir sang 'For all the Saints.' At the graveside the service was taken by Archdeacon Brooke, of Halifax, and the Rev. W. Foxley Norris, junr., vicar of Almondbury, Huddersfield, the Bishop of St. Asaph pronouncing the Blessing. The hymn Now the labourer's task is o'er' was sung. The Bishop of Wakefield is buried by the side of his wife, who died suddenly at Barmouth in 1887. The mourners included Mr. and Mrs. F. Douglas How, the Rev. and Mrs. H. W. How, Mr. and Mrs. A. W. How, Captain C. C. How, Mr. F. A. W. How, Mrs. R. Lloyd Kenyon (daughter) and Mr. Lloyd Kenyon, Mrs. Douglas (sister) and Canon Douglas, Canon and Mrs. Palmer, Mr. and Mrs. C. P. Douglas (Chester), Mr. W. M. How, Mr. W. W. How, Mr. Douglas, Mr. Thos. Douglas, Mr. E. J. F. Norris, and Mrs. W. Foxley Norris. The Queen was represented by Lord William Cecil, who placed a wreath of everlasting flowers and ferns upon the coffin before it was removed from the church to the burial-ground. A card attached to the wreath was inscribed A mark of truest esteem and sincerest regard from Victoria R.I.'

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