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Pauline (aka Paula May) Westcott

Published on 24/02/2022

WESTCOTT Pauline Pauline Westcott 85, of Dowdeswell Close, London, S.W.15, passed away on 30th January 2022.Pauline was born on 23rd of November 1936 to Christine & William Evans in Bury St. Edmunds. From an early age Pauline realised her passion for animals of every kind. Pursuing a career in animal care, Pauline joined the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals as a Veterinary Nurse. Whilst working with the RSPCA. at the veterinary practice in London, she met and then married Wilfred Vernon Westcott, who shared her passion. Having a mutual love for animals made for an adventurous life with Wilfred, rescuing, rearing and dedicating time to animals unconditionally. Pauline also spent her time writing and publishing her experiences with animals, writing poetry, and enjoying theatre and music. Pauline is survived by her children, Selina, Roy and Gareth as well as 2 grandsons, 2 nephews and 2 nieces. If friends prefer, a donation in lieu of flowers may be made to https://www.fordmears.uk/funding-page/?fp_id=82280 an organisation for Animal Welfare that Pauline felt strongly about. Please visit for further details.


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