inquest into Burnham-On-Sea man Dean Tate is announced
date of an inquest into the sad death of a man who went missing
from Burnham-On-Sea for two months has been announced.
inquest into the death of Dean Tate, 40, a father of six, is scheduled
to finish on October 9th.
was reported missing after leaving the Somerset and Dorset pub in
Burnham High Street on the evening of Friday February 23rd.
officers worked alongside local emergency services for two months
to search for him. Local residents also joined the search.
and Somerset Police confirmed on April 21st that the body of Dean
had been recovered from Stert Island, off Burnham-On-Sea, by officers
working with Burnham Coastguards and BARB Search & Rescue.
funeral was held on Friday May 11th at Sedgemoor Crematorium when
family and friends say an emotional farewell.
Reeves, Dean's partner, described him in a trubute as a "handsome,
kind, funny" fiancee.
wrote: "He was so amazing and such an amazing father and friend.
After everything he went through in life, and he still came out
as amazing as he did, he was one special man."
want to thank each and every person that helped with the search
and the fundraising for the reward."