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In Memory of Sara Russell
14.08.1982 — 14.05.2024

Our beloved founder, Sara Russell, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2024, from Motor Neurone Disease (ALS).

In her final weeks, Sara was surrounded by her closest family and friends, and she passed away with her husband, Andy, by her side.

Sara’s life was marked by the meaningful relationships she formed and the wonderful community she built. The outpouring of love from those whose lives she touched has been truly overwhelming. To honour her memory, we are collecting your heartfelt messages to create a beautiful book for Sara’s family. We hope, in time, this will become a cherished keepsake for Sara’s daughter, Purdy, and the entire family, showcasing the far-reaching impact Sara made.

Please use the form below to submit your messages before 4th June 2024. Your message will be printed exactly as it is worded below - please ensure you proofread before submitting. Your message will be read by a member of the Wedding Sparrow team collating messages of condolences but they will not edit or share.

Sara's influence on the industry and the individuals within it was profound, leaving behind an incredible legacy. The Wedding Sparrow team is wholly committed to continuing Sara’s dedication to the fine art wedding industry and honouring her remarkable contributions.

Please join us in holding Andy, Purdy and all of Sara’s family in thoughts and sending them love and strength as they navigate this heartbreaking time.

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