Search

Devoted Dagenham son organises fundraiser in memory of his dad

PUBLISHED: 10:43 29 October 2014 | UPDATED: 10:43 29 October 2014

Stevie Clifford-Tucker (right) is holding a fundraiser in memory of his dad, Lee Tucker

Stevie Clifford-Tucker (right) is holding a fundraiser in memory of his dad, Lee Tucker

Archant

A devoted son has organised a charity night to mark the second anniversary of his dad’s death.

Stevie Clifford-Tucker, 21, is raising money for St Clare’s Hospice in Harlow which cared for Lee Tucker during his final days.

He passed away one year, one month, one week and one day after he was diagnosed with lung cancer.

Saturday’s event at the Club Lounge in Broad Street, Dagenham, will include a DJ and auction and Stevie and his mum will also be shaving their heads for the hospice.

Stevie, of Wallers Close, Dagenham, decided to organise the party after holding a similar event last year which was attended by more than 200 people and raised £3,608. “It was such a good party and people had such a good time that I was encouraged to do it again,” Stevie said. “It’s a great way to celebrate dad’s life as well.”

Tickets cost £5 in advance or £7.50 on the door. To book, call 07581 234013 or email stevietucks@hotmail.com

Read more:

Welsh Lord’s gratitude to Barking cabbie who returned £2k


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Barking and Dagenham Post. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Barking and Dagenham Post