11 tributes and funeral notices from across Nottinghamshire

Once a week we share tributes from family and friends for lost loved ones who have died across Nottinghamshire. Each notice will remain online forever, providing a place for people to look back on and remember.

Announcing the death of a loved one in local news media is a long-standing tradition, with every notice published to our newspaper and news site also appearing on funeral-notices.co.uk - the UK’s No 1 site for death notices. To read the latest announcements and add tributes to those from our area who have died, click here .

Here are the notices published in the Nottingham Post - from Saturday, May 11, until Friday, May 17, 2024. Our thoughts are with friends and family affected.

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Passed away peacefully at Canal Vue Care Home 12th May 2024 aged 96 years. She will be sadly missed by Wendy, Philip and all the family. The Funeral Service and Cremation will be held at Bramcote Crematorium on Tuesday 11th June at 10:30am in the Reflection Chapel. Family flowers only please. Donations to Help For Heroes and D.L.R.A.A. c/o G.T. Edwards Funeral Directors, 126 Nottingham Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5NW. Tel 0115 9325469.

Jennifer Angela BROWNE

Tragically passed away on 16 April 2024, surrounded by her loving family, age 57. Jennifer will be lovingly remembered by her husband (Ben) and children (Akil and Tiana) as well as many other relatives and friends. Funeral programme - Friday 24th May 2024. 11:30am - West Bridgford Baptist Church, Melton Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7NF. 1:30pm - Southern/Wilford Hill Cemetery, Loughborough Road, Nottingham, NG2 7FE. Moving onto Marcus Garvey Centre, 221 Lenton Boulevard, Lenton, Nottingham, NG7 2BY. Donations to The Nottinghamshire Hospice may be sent to The Nottinghamshire Hospice Limited. Sort Code 20-63-25. Account number 20885134. www.lymn.co.uk Robin Hood House Robin Hood Street Nottingham NG3 1GF 0115 950 5875


27/03/1932 - 11/04/2024 son of Julia, born in Kanturk, Co Cork, latterly living Wilford, Nottingham, died peacefully in Queens Medical Centre on 11th April, aged 92 years. He will be missed by his friends and neighbours. His funeral service will be on Friday 17th May at 12:30, at Wilford Hill Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations are welcome in Kevin's loving memory to the RSPB Any enquiries to A M Buckingham Funeral Services 632 Farnborough Road Clifton, Nottingham, NG11 9GU Tel: 0115 7844351

Joan Emily GELL

Passed away peacefully on Monday 6th May 2024, aged 92, at home in Ruddington. Loving wife to David, mother to Carol and Robin, mother in law to Janet and grandma to Imogen and Bethany. Joan was born in Bobbers Mill, Nottingham, only child to Agnes and George Henry Holmes. After attending the Manning School, Joan worked at the Nottingham City Estates Department between 1948 and 1962, and at Price and Finch Ltd from 1972 to 1990. Funeral service to be held at St Peters Church, Ruddington, at 11am on Friday 7th June 2024. Family flowers only. Donations to Cats Protection, PDSA or Nottinghamshire Hospice At Home. May be sent care of Albert Oliver & Sons 45 Easthorpe Street Ruddington NG11 6LB 0115 921 1075 www.lymn.co.uk

Margaret Mabel HORNBUCKLE

Peacefully passed away at home on 25th April 2024 ,aged 91. Loving wife of the late George. Mother of Stephen & Trevor, Mother in Law to Jean & Olga. Nan to Annette & Jo, Great Nan to Arlo & Remi, Grandmother to Lauren & Aiden, Great Grandmother to Joey & Zak. Will be sadly missed by the rest of her family, friends and colleagues, with whom she worked and socialised throughout her full and active life. A funeral service will be held at Trent Valley Crematorium, Aston on Trent, DE72 2AF, on Monday 20th May at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please. Donations, in lieu of flowers, may be given on the day for Treetops Hospice. All are welcome to join the family after the service, at The Royal Oak, 55 Green Lane, Ockbrook. DE72 3SE. All enquiries to : Central Coop Funeral 113 Victoria Avenue, Borrowash, Derby. DE72 3HF. Tel: 01332 661595


Julie Lees (of long Eaton) Passed away 1/5/24. Wife of late Stuart. Daughter of late George and Ada Lowe. Mum to Jeff, Carolyne and Stuart. Love you mum, Jeff, Carolyne and Paul, Stuart and Tracy.

Sylvia Beatrice NUTTALL (nee SIMS)

(nee SIMS) Passed away peacefully on the 3rd May 2024 aged 87 years. Beloved Wife of late Husband Bob. Dearly loved Mum to Robert, Steven and Michael. Cherished Mother in law, Nanny and Great Grandma. Will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Forever in our hearts. Funeral Service to be held at St Peters Church, Navenby on Tuesday 28th May at 1.15pm. Family flowers only by request, donations if desired to Headway - The Brain Injury Association All enquiries to Lincolnshire Co-operative Funeral Services, Tritton Road, Lincoln, LN6 7QY. Tel 01522 534971


Sadly passed away aged 87. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday 29th May at Gedling Crematorium at 10am. Flowers welcome. Donations can be made in Sylvia's memory to Scope.

Janice Linda ROSSER

Sadly, passed away on the 25th April 2024, at the age of 69. She will be greatly missed by her husband, family and friends. Janice's funeral will be held on Thursday 23rd May 2024 at 12pm, at the Old School in Cropwell Bishop. Donations are welcome in Janice’s loving memory to Cancer Research and Macmillan. Any enquiries to A M Buckingham Funeral Services 6 The Precinct Cotgrave, Nottingham, NG12 3JQ Tel: 0115 9890060

Norman James SHEPHERD

Norman passed away peacefully on 9th May 2024 aged 98 years. He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his children, Marie, Philip, Jacqueline and Denise and all the family. The funeral service will be held at Bramcote Crematorium (Serenity Chapel), Coventry Lane, Bramcote, Nottingham, NG9 3GJ on Friday 14th June at 3pm. Family flowers only but donations, if so desired, will be gratefully received for 'Help for Heroes'. All enquiries to Central Co-op Funeralcare, Chilwell. Tel 0115 697 2826.

Robert James (Bobby) TAIT

(Bobby) Sadly passed away on 2nd May 2024, aged 85 years. Born in Edinburgh, lived in Arnold. Former footballer, and owner of Arnold Sports and Pegasus Snooker Club. Loving husband to June, and wonderful father to Jason, Jonathan, and Helen. Dearly loved and missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Gedling Crematorium on Thursday 23rd May 2024 at 3pm. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to benefit Alzheimer's Society may be sent care of Trent House 106 Station Road Beeston NG9 2AY 0115 922 0433 www.lymn.co.uk