Steve Read – Memorial
Steve Read passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family, following a brave fight on November 20th 2016 aged 63 Years.
Thank you to all who attended his funeral, made a donation or just thought about him at that difficult time.
Steve was born in Bishopgate Norwich in 1953. He was a keen sportsman all his life. He loved Football, Rugby, Cricket, Golf, Skiing and had natural ability to be a successful Team Captain winning several local cups / competitions.
In later years, he took on the role as Horsford Cricket Club Chairman and was highly respected in the Cricket Community.
Steve leaves Isobel his wife, son Matthew, daughter Donna and four grandchildren. He loved holidays abroad with family and friends.
Brothers Steve, Brian, Jon, Glenn and Mother Betty started Read Brothers Ltd back in 1981. He was managing director and was again, highly respected by staff, customers and competitors alike.
Steve grew the business to where it is today and kept a calm head during recession times. He had a warm personality and regarded his customers as friends, always laughing and joking with them.
Read Brothers Ltd will continue to strive for improvement, more products and great customer service.
Steve will be sadly missed, but Read Brothers Ltd will keep his dream alive.