The announcement of the death of a loved one through local newspapers is a well-established tradition, and we’re grateful for the trust placed in us to deliver such important announcements. Every notice published in our newspaper and website also appears on funeral-notices.co.uk – the UK’s No 1 site for death notices and memoriams.
Each notice is available forever offering family and friends with a permanent memorial to the loved ones as well as a secure place to share their memories, upload photos and tributes, and even contribute to the memory of. Every week we pay homage to the loved ones we have lost in our community with funeral notices and an online tribute page.
We are thinking of those who lost the love of their life
Peacefully passed away on 28th July 2022, in his age of 87. A beloved spouse of Maureen Very special dad of Barbara, Ruth and Amy. A great friend and father in law of Clive, Peter and Ian and beloved grandfather of Lauren, Ben and William. The great grandma of Rachel, Eleanor and Florence A cherished and deeply loved uncle, brother and cousin. A great man and a always a true family member to so many. Funeral Monday , 22nd August, ceremony 11.00am inside the Main Chapel at Markeaton Crematorium. Les asked that those attending his funeral should dress in blue, his favorite color. Please, only family flowers make donations in his memory to Murray’s charity Account’ (to be divided between Dogs Trust and Ecclesbourne Valley Railway) can be made to Murray’s Funeral Directors, 23 York Street, Burton, DE14 2LX. Tel: 01283 562299. To light a candle or leave a memory of Les, please visit www.murraysfunerals.co.uk (click on obituaries and donations).
(Bob) He passed away at peace on the 26th of July at the age of 88. The husband of the late Rita, father of Andrew and Sharon, great-grandfather of George and George, a neighbor and loved by many. He will be missed by everyone those who were privy to his. Funeral services is scheduled for Markeaton Crematorium in the Main Chapel on the 16th of August at 2:30 pm. Please, only family flowers. Donations made in lieu of flowers will go to Derby & Burton Hospitals Charity Fund 14001 to support the Nightingale Macmillan Unit and may be donated at the funeral or through his tribute website at www.wathalls.co.uk For inquiries, please call Wathall’s telephone number. 01332 752377.
Peacefully passed away on the 21st July at the age of 83. The beloved wife of Brian and much-loved mother of Elaine and Tim. She was the sister of Helen and the late Christine and Edwin. Aunty and loving nanna her children and grandchildren. Funeral Service will take place in the Markheaton Crematorium on Thursday 11th August, 1:30pm. Main Chapel. Dress casually and with a splash of colour. All inquiries to SW Davidson Funeral Directors, Ashbourne Road Tel: 01332 233045.
(nee Wymer) passed away peacefully in her home in the Florence Nightingale Unit on 24th July 2022 at the age of 75. Much missed by husband Ian and her loving family of Philip, Paulette and Adele and mother-in-law of Gemma, Andy and Steve and nanna to Presley, Paige, Zach, Brennan, Lois and Harris and sister to June Hoolley. Valerie will be deeply loved by all of her loved ones and family. Funeral will take place on the 16th of August, at Trent Valley Crematorium, Aston-on-Trent Service to begin at 12:30pm. Please, only family flowers make donations for or Cancer Research UK or Macmillan Cancer Support can be made at the time of the service or on her tribute page on www.wathalls.co.uk All inquiries to Wathall’s cell phone: 01332-986770.
It is with great sadness that the family of Mavis announces her death on the 20th of July in the Royal Derby Hospital aged 91years. Mavis was a cherished spouse of late Clarence she was a loving mom of Paul, Mark and Sally as well as a cherished mamma and an adoring great-grandma. Mavis will be greatly missed by her entire friends and family. A memorial service to honor Mavis’s life will take place in Christ Church, Belper on the 17th of August, at 11:15 am and followed by a burial in the Belper Cemetery. Flowers only for family members and any donations made in lieu will be remitted towards Smalley Hall Care Home (Residents Fund) and can be given during the service or delivered to Thomas Ryde & Son, Belper. Thomas Ryde & Son 35 Bridge Street Belper DE56 1AY Tel: 01773 822059
Peacefully passed away at home on the 19th July 2022 at the age of 77 years old. A much loved husband of Rene and much-loved Dad brother, cousin, brother in law and neighbor. “Keith will be deeply loved in the hearts of many.” A memorial service will be held in the Trent Valley Crematorium on Friday 12th August 2022 at 11:15. Flowers are appreciated, and donations may be donated for Cancer Research UK. All inquiries to Co-operative Funeralcare Allenton, tel 01332349925.
(Formerly Box nee Matthews) Jemma died peacefully at home on the 21st of July 2022 at the age of 45 after a brave and courageous fight against cancer. We all loved her and husband of Rob and mother of Harvey and Charlie and daughter of Jill as well as Peter and the sister of Carly. Funeral service to take place on the premises of St James the Great, Idridgehay DE56 2SJ at 1.30pm on the 9th of August. It is important to note that there’s only a small amount of parking near the Church. There will be parking accessible within the Black Swan car park and the field directly opposite towards the Black Swan which will be marked. Code of dress: Jem was hoping attendees to wear what they felt was appropriate for the occasion, whether traditional dark colours or something more vibrant. Flowers for family only please. However the family would be happy to recommend a charity instead of flowers. Jemma was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. She wanted to bring awareness. Please support the AMMF charity via Jemma’s page https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/robert-clifford71 Enquiries to Wathall’s, 502 Duffield Road, Allestree, Derby. DE22 2DL.
She passed away peacefully on 28th July 2022 at the age of 94 years old. Beloved wife of late Charlie and much-loved mother of Susan, Jane, Carole and Jeanette and mother-in-law and grandmother to Alan, Allan and Graham. A very special grandmother and great grandmother who will be missed by all her relatives and friends. Funeral services will take place at Markeaton Crematorium (Main Chapel) on Thursday, August 25, around 12.30 pm. Flowers are welcome and can be delivered at Co-operative Funeralcare, 177 Chaddesden Lane, Chaddesden. All inquiries to 01332281442.
Died on June 20, 2022. Aged 80. Loved husband of Janice and Stephen, father to Stephen and his brother Keith and great-grandfather to Pip. He will be missed by everyone who knew and loved him. Eric’s funeral will take place on the grounds of Markeaton Crematorium on Wednesday 10th August at 1pm. Flowers only for family, no donations go to Myeloma UK. All enquiries should be directed to the Co-operative Funeralcare, 1 Brookside, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1UR. Telephone: 01773 820201.
She passed away peacefully at her home on the 25th July 2022 at the age of 97 years old. Beloved mom of Rosie, Jennifer, Tony, Brian and the late Patricia and Alan. A much-loved nannie great nannie and great Nannie. She will be loved by all her family and acquaintances. Funeral services will take place at Markeaton Crematorium (Main Chapel) on Wednesday , August 10, at 2.30pm. Flowers for family only and donations in memory of Irene may be made at the time of the service to ‘Wish on a Star’. For further inquiries, are welcome. Contact The Co-operative Funeralcare, 73, Normanton Road, Derby, DE1 2GH. Tel: 01332 344070
She passed away peacefully in Spencer Grove Care Home, Belper on the 25th of July aged 97 years old. Hilda was the beloved spouse of Late Harry Foulk, a treasured auntie to Barry, Neil and families and was loved deeply by John and Brenda. Hilda is greatly missed by all of her family and acquaintances. A celebration of Hilda’s passing will be held on Belper’s Central Methodist Church, Belper on the 19th of August, 2022 at 11:30 am, and will be followed by a private funeral. Flowers for tributes are to be sent at Thomas Ryde & Son, Belper. Donations in memory of loved ones will be used to support efforts for the Stroke Association, these may be presented at the funeral or forwarded directly to the funeral director. Thomas Ryde & Son 35 Bridge Street Belper DE56 1AY Tel: 01773 822059
He passed away peacefully at home on 19th of July, 2022. She was 82 years old. Beloved wife to Malcolm and treasured family member of Margaret, Robert & Sylvia. The mother of Helen, Cynthia & the late Andrew and a loving Nan and Nana to Emmie, Nicole, Marcus, James & Thomas. A memorial service to honor Janet’s life will be held on Monday , 1st August in the Broadway Baptist Church, Darley Abbey DE22 1BP, at 12:30pm. Flowers for family only and donations for donations to the Broadway Baptist Church may be made at the time of the service. For any inquiries, please contact A. W. Lymn Derwent House 9 Becket Street Derby DE1 1HT, 01332 348 800 www.lymn.co.uk
(Johnson) Margaret passed away quietly in the Derby Royal Hospital, on the 24th of July, with her family by her side. The late John’s wife. Meakin. Sister and maternal figure of Steven, Gary and the late Timothy and mother-in-law for Diane along with the defunct Carol. Auntie (nana) and grandmother to Anthony, Reece, Sarah and Katie. The Great-Grandma of Lilah and Rose. Great Grandma to Aliza, Lyle and Aleah. Also a loving and a friend of many. Funeral services will take place in Aston on Trent Crematorium, Derby Road, Aston on Trent, Derby. DE72 2AF on the 12th of August, at 1.30. Flowers should be delivered in the direction of Marc Stephens Funeral Directors, Wren House, 870 Osmaston Rd, Allenton, Derby DE24 9AB. 01332 986966
Of Breadsall Peacefully passed away at Home on July 25, 2022. Aged 93. Loved spouse to Margaret for the past 67 years. Loved dad of Kerry and Mark and grandfather to Amy, Alfie, Andrew, John and James, father-in-law of Paul as well as Jackie. Funeral services will take place in the Markeaton Crematorium (Main Chapel) on the 12th of August, at 2.30pm. The family has requested that no flowers be present but donations for the Derbyshire Childrens Holiday Centre, Skegness can be put in the box for donations at the time of service. For all enquiries, call 01332 281442. Co-operative Funeralcare, Chaddesden.
For our son , treasured thoughts that we hold tightly, because you will never be more than a glance away and in our hearts you will always be there. At night, you can rest peacefully until we wrap you forever in our arms our precious son. We love you forever sweet peas Mummy, Daddy and Mummy thank you.
Beautiful memories of a great brother and brother-in-law who passed away on August 1, 2020. Also birthday memories for the 3rd day of August. Miss you loads, Malc. Love Kath, Ian and Jim.
(Patty) 1950 – 2009. I think of you every everyday, I love you more than words could say. Your memory is forever in my heart. I will not forget the love of my life. My heartfelt love from my husband Brian
30th July 2004. You were a huge inspiration to us. More than we can express our hearts can express. The pain is in our hearts when we remember you each day. Always love, children John, Brian and Pauline.
After the death of Roy, Jean sends sincere appreciation to all for the cards and cakes, flowers and phone calls, as well as assistance, attendance at the memorial, transportation and donations. Also thank you to Judith who runs who is the Co-operative Funeralcare, ward 311 at the Royal Derby Hospital and to those who went that extra mile’. The sum value of PS550 will be donated towards the British Heart Foundation. Thank you!