'She was my ray of sunshine, my everything'

PUBLISHED: 08:49 11 March 2008 | UPDATED: 22:07 26 October 2009

Keeley Thorpe and fiance James Agland: they met while working in Hatfield

Keeley Thorpe and fiance James Agland: they met while working in Hatfield

THE fiancé of woman tragically killed following a road smash has described her as an 'angel'. Former Hatfield worker Keeley Thorpe died after her Fiat Punto collided with a Volkswagen Polo last Monday. James Agland, who met 29-year-old Keeley while workin

Keeley Thorpe

THE fiancé of woman tragically killed following a road smash has described her as an "angel".

Former Hatfield worker Keeley Thorpe died after her Fiat Punto collided with a Volkswagen Polo last Monday.

James Agland, who met 29-year-old Keeley while working at Nestor healthcare group in Beaconsfield Road, Hatfield, said he would "miss her terribly".

James, who lives in Biggleswade, also the home of his fiancé, said: "She was beautiful not just in looks but in personality as well.

"She was always thinking of other people and would never hesitate in putting me or others first.

"We would always leave notes for each other around the house or in a bag to make each other smile.

"The first time she told me she loved me was in a letter which I have carried in my wallet ever since."

The couple became engaged after James proposed to Keeley while on holiday in New Zealand in 2006.

He told how she was very family orientated and spent a lot of time with her relatives. She had also been studying accountancy and had taken a number of CIMA exams.

"I am extremely proud of who she was and what she had achieved in her life," added James, 35.

"I was so lucky to have had the time we had together, she was my KJ, my Keeley, my everything. I love her so much.

"She is a ray of sunshine to me. She went before her time."

The crash on the A10 near Buntingford just after 8.30pm also killed Ronald Leader, 81, from Cheshunt, who was driving the Polo.


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