Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L

1 Mar 1943 - 26 Sep 2013

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Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L

1 Mar 1943 - 26 Sep 2013
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Grave site information of Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L (1 Mar 1943 - 26 Sep 2013) at Tilmanstone (Saint Andrew) Churchyard in Tilmanstone, Kent, England, United Kingdom from BillionGraves

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Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L

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Tilmanstone (Saint Andrew) Churchyard

Upper Street
Tilmanstone, Kent, England
United Kingdom

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Tributes to Lady Pender OBE
By Dover Express | Posted: October 15, 2013
Lady Pender was a community and charity worker
Lady Pender was a keen community and charity worker
TRIBUTES have been paid to former county councillor and community volunteer extraordinaire Lady Pender, who has died aged 70.

The Deputy Lieutenant of Kent, from North Court, in Tilmanstone, was this year made an Officer of the British Empire (OBE) for her outstanding contribution to local life over several decades.

The village flag was flown at half-mast following news she had died at Kent & Canterbury hospital after heart problems.

Friends described her as “one of the nicest, most determined people you could ever hope to meet”.

Fellow Tilmanstone resident Rose Kirk said: “Lots of people say nice things about people, especially when they die, but with Lady Pender every single one is true.

“She kept putting off surgery so that everyone from the village could celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee at North Court. That’s just another sign of how generous she was to everyone with her time.”

Lady Pender was chairman of the governors at Sandwich Technology School and Sir Roger Manwood’s School, Sandwich, and a county councillor for 16 years.

Local Conservative chairman Cllr Keith Morris said: “Her focus was always on what she could do to help improve the lives of other people, especially the disadvantaged and more vulnerable.

“Julia was an inspiration and will be sorely missed.”

Lady Pender grew up in Sussex before moving to Tilmanstone in 1975.

A short service was due to be held yesterday (Wednesday) at St Andrew’s Church, Tilmanstone, followed by burial in the churchyard.

A thanksgiving service was held at St Clement’s Church, Sandwich, last week.

She is survived by husband Lord Pender, three children Emma, Mary Anne and Harry, and five grandchildren.



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April 28, 2016
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Life timeline of Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L

1943
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L was born on 1 Mar 1943
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L was 10 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L was 22 years old when Thirty-five hundred United States Marines are the first American land combat forces committed during the Vietnam War. The United States Marine Corps (USMC), also referred to as the United States Marines, is a branch of the United States Armed Forces responsible for conducting amphibious operations with the United States Navy. The U.S. Marine Corps is one of the four armed service branches in the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
1977
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L was 34 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L was 47 years old when Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall: East Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall, allowing its citizens to travel to West Berlin. The Berlin Wall was a guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. Constructed by the German Democratic Republic, starting on 13 August 1961, the Wall cut off West Berlin from virtually all of surrounding East Germany and East Berlin until government officials opened it in November 1989. Its demolition officially began on 13 June 1990 and finished in 1992. The barrier included guard towers placed along large concrete walls, accompanied by a wide area that contained anti-vehicle trenches, "fakir beds" and other defenses. The Eastern Bloc portrayed the Wall as protecting its population from fascist elements conspiring to prevent the "will of the people" in building a socialist state in East Germany.
1999
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L was 56 years old when Columbine High School massacre: Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold killed 13 people and injured 24 others before committing suicide at Columbine High School in Columbine, Colorado. The Columbine High School massacre was a school shooting that occurred on April 20, 1999, at Columbine High School in Columbine, an unincorporated area of Jefferson County, Colorado, United States, in the Denver metropolitan area. In addition to the shootings, the complex and highly planned attack involved a fire bomb to divert firefighters, propane tanks converted to bombs placed in the cafeteria, 99 explosive devices, and car bombs. The perpetrators, senior students Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, murdered 12 students and one teacher. They injured 21 additional people, and three more were injured while attempting to escape the school. The pair subsequently committed suicide.
2004
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L was 61 years old when Facebook, a mainstream online social networking site, is founded by Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California. Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.
Lady Julia Pender O.B.E. D.L died on 26 Sep 2013 at the age of 70
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