A British Transplant Leaves A Legacy

Pauline Pettefar (2)A British transplant to the Isle of Skye leaves a wealth (2 million pounds!) of goodwill to her adopted home. Pauline Pettefar moved to the northern Scottish coastal island of Skye some thirty years ago after a long career as a paralegal in her brother’s law office back in England.  It appears the enterprising Miss Pettefar was able to accumulate quite a bit of wealth throughout her lifetime in which to bless the good people of Skye. Organizations as diverse as the Crossroads Care Charity Shop to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution will benefit from Miss Pettefar’s estate. It is heartwarming to know that this very private, but very generous lady thought so much of the community that welcomed her so many years ago.

2 thoughts on “A British Transplant Leaves A Legacy

  1. The Thinking WASP October 18, 2019 / 7:07 am

    Pauline Pettefar sounds like a case study in “Inheritance” and “Protestant Work Ethic” published on Sept 5, 2019 and Sept 10, 2019 respectively at https://thethinkingwasp.wordpress.com/. Let me know if you agree …

    • surprisemillionaires October 18, 2019 / 1:39 pm

      I completely agree! It looks like our blogs are very complementary. I enjoyed reviewing it!

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