Death notices and funeral announcements from Grimsby and Scunthorpe Telegraph - May 20-26, 2024

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Death notices

Mavis WILLSMORE

Sadly on Sunday 19th May 2024 Mavis aged 95 years in Scunthorpe General Hospital. Loving wife to the late Eric, mother to Tony and the late Ian, mother in law to Linda, grandma to Chris, Sam, Shaun and Laura also a much loved great grandma, sister, aunt and friend to many. A service will take place on Thursday 6th June 2024 at Woodlands Crematorium at 3.20pm. Family flowers only please but donations in lieu may be made to Lyndsey Lodge Nursing Home, Scunthorpe. Any further enquiries to Kettle of Scunthorpe Funeral Directors 15, Doncaster Road, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. DN15 7RA Tel: 01724 280808 Email: kettle.scunthorpe@dignityfunerals.co.uk

Alan BRUMBY

Peacefully on 17th May 2024 at Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby, Alan aged 91 years sadly passed away. Beloved husband of the late Marjorie, loving dad to Kay, Sharon and Kevin, dear father in law to Michael, Martin and Amanda, precious grandad to Rachel, Katie, Lindsey, Nicola, Becky, Ellie and Josh, and great grandad to Poppy, Henry, Indie-May, Freddie, Harvey and Mollie. Alan will be missed by all his family and friends. Service at Grimsby Crematorium on Friday 14th June 2024 at 10.30am. Alan is resting at Mashfords Funeral Home, Norfolk Lane Cleethorpes DN35 8BB where family flowers only please, will be received. Donations in lieu, if so desired may be sent to St Andrew's Hospice, Peaks Lane Grimsby DN32 9RP. All enquiries. Tel. 01472 200004.

Rosalie (Roz) CUTSFORTH

Peacefully, whilst in the care of staff at Little Brocklesby House Roz, aged 85 years of Great Limber. Much loved long term partner of the late Bryan, loving mum to Sally, Barrie & the late Vincent, caring grandma to Ben, Alice & Sam. Friend to many and sadly missed by all who knew her. Service and committal will take place at Grimsby Crematorium on Monday 3rd June 2024 at 10:30 am. Family flowers only by request. If desired donations in lieu are for Dementia UK and may be sent directly to the charity or left at the service.

William (Bill) FIELDS

Peacefully on 19th May 2024 at his home, with his loving wife of 65 years, by his side Bill aged 87 years. Treasured husband to Rosie. Bill will be sadly missed by all his family, friends and all that knew him. Service to celebrate Bill's life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Thursday 6th June 2024 at 12pm Family flowers only please but if desired a donation in lieu may be sent to Dementia UK 356 Holloway Road London N7 6PA. Any enquiries to J.W. Emberson Funeral Directors 81 Macaulay Street Grimsby DN31 2DS tel 01472 250074.

John William FISHER

Aged 83 years of Tealby passed away on 4th May 2024. Much loved husband of Eileen. Dearly loved dad of Marie-Louise, Erica, and Peter. Cherished grandad of Toni, Harrison, Bruce and Grace. Loved and missed by all the family and so many friends. A service in Loving Memory for his life will be held at All Saints Church, Tealby, on Tuesday 11th June at 12:30pm. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, made payable to Marie Curie Cancer Care, may be sent to J Marshall Funeral Directors

Pauline SKINNER

Peacefully in the loving care of Lindsey Lodge Hospice on Saturday the 11th of May aged 76 years. Loving mum of Hayley and the late Mark, mother-in-law of Steve, caring nan of Kieran, much loved sister of Carole, Kathryn and Jane, doting auntie and a great friend to many. Would friends please meet at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Monday the 10th of June at 1.20pm for a service and committal. Family flowers only please but donations would be gratefully accepted for 'Lindsey Lodge Hospice' 174 Ashby High Street Scunthorpe DN16 2JR Tel: (01724) 841112

Steven (Steve) WOODS

Peacefully after a short illness on Thursday 16th May 2024 in the amazing care of St Andrew's Hospice, Grimsby Steve aged 55 years passed away. Devoted husband and soulmate of Amanda. Cherished, loving and proudest dad to Amber, caring and supportive step dad to Liam and James. Steve was a kind and wonderful family member, such a special person who touched so many people in his life, he will be so greatly missed by everyone who knew him. A celebration of Steve's life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Friday 7th June at 9.45am.

Angela Janet (Angie) CAPP

It is with a sad and heavy heart we announce Angie passed away suddenly, but peacefully after an illness, surrounded by her loving family at Hull Royal Hospital, aged just 55 years. Cherished wife to Stephen, loving mum to Peter, Catherine & Charlene, Adored Nannie to Cameron, Cody, Bradley, Calvin, Lucas, Daniel & Freddie, special daughter to Jim & Janet, sister to Sara, Susan & Graham, also auntie & special friend to all who knew her. A Funeral Service to celebrate Angie's life will take place at Woodlands Crematorium Scunthorpe on 5th June 2024 at 3.20pm. Family flowers only please, any donations to benefit Chemo Ward at Scunthorpe Hospital as these are important to Angie over her treatment. Angie's family have asked come dressed smart but with a beautiful touch of colour to remember her by. All enquiries to Wilson and Cooper 250 252 Ashby High Street, DN162SE , Tel 01724 852494 where Angie is resting peacefully

Graham Jeffrey CLARKE

Following a fulfilled and happy weekend, Graham passed away suddenly in the presence of his loving family, on the 12th of May 2024, aged 80 years. Reunited with his beloved wife Margaret, forever adored and devoted dad to Joanne, loving father-in-law to Garry, proud and doting grandad to Josh, son of the late Bernard and Joyce, and a great friend to so many. Would family and friends please meet at Holy Trinity Church, Messingham on Friday the 7th of June 2024 at 1pm for service prior to interment in the Churchyard. Donations in lieu of flowers would be gratefully accepted for "Lindsey Lodge Hospice" c/o Jason Threadgold Funeral Director 3 Burringham Road Scunthorpe DN17 2BA Tel:(01724) 865865

Elisabeth COX

On May 15th 2024, Elisabeth Cox, aged 86 years, of Winterton (formerly of South Ferriby). Beloved wife of the late John, loving mother of Jacqueline, John and Rachel, treasured mother-in-law of Brian and Melanie, dear grandma of Neil, Matthew, John, Shaun, Kevin and Victoria and a cherished great grandma. Beloved sister of Margaret and the late John, Elisabeth will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Service at St Nicholas Church, South Ferriby on Tuesday June 4th at 10.30 am, followed by interment in the churchyard. Floral tributes and all enquiries to Huteson and Sons Funeral Directors, 25 Holydyke, Barton-upon-Humber, DN18 5PR.

Thomas William (Bill) DAWES

Peacefully passed away in the care of Scunthorpe General Hospital, on the 12th of April 2024, aged 83 years. Husband to Lynne, Stepfather to Dean, Step Father in Law to Helen, Step Grandfather to Bethany, and a much loved friend to many who will be sadly missed. Would family and friends please meet at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe for a short service on Monday the 10th of June 2024 at 9.20am. Family flowers only please but donations would be kindly received for "Cat-titude n Whiskers" c/o Jason Threadgold Funeral Director 3 Burringham Road Scunthorpe DN17 2BA Tel: (01724) 865865

Kathleen May HEDISON

Peacefully, at Castlethorpe Nursing Home, on 10th May 2024, aged 94 years. Beloved wife of the late Raymond, dearly loved sister of Doreen and Gladys, loving sister in law of Carol, Terence and the late Derek and Ron, dear auntie, great auntie and great great auntie, a very special friend of Val and Pam. A service to celebrate Kathleen's life will be held at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Friday 7th June at 2pm. Family flowers only please or, if desired, donations for Cancer Research UK may be made following the service or sent c/o J Naylor Funeral Directors, 15 Bigby Street, Brigg DN20 8EJ Tel (01652) 650520. Smart casual clothing preferred.

Barry HORNER

Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, in the care of Scunthorpe General Hospital, on the 14th of May 2024, aged 85 years. Beloved husband of Margaret, dearly loved dad to Chris and father-in-law to Charlotte, treasured grandad to Evie and Will, beloved brother, uncle and a good friend to many. Would family and friends please meet at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Monday the 17th of June 2024 at 12 noon for service and committal. Family flowers only please but donations would be gratefully accepted for "Young Epilepsy" c/o Jason Threadgold Funeral Director 3 Burringham Road Scunthorpe DN17 2BA Tel:(01724) 865865

Philip Everett JACKSON

Passed away peacefully at Hull Royal Infirmary, on the 5th of May 2024 aged 82 years. Husband of the late Barbara. A funeral service to be held at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe, on Thursday the 6th of June at 2pm. Family flowers only. Donations may be made in memory of Philip to the Alzheimer's Society. Co-op Funeralcare 2, Bottesford Road, Scunthorpe. DN16 3HE Tel 01724843150

Mervyn Basil JOHNSON

Peacefully on Sunday 5th May 2024 at Scunthorpe General Hospital, aged 92 years. Husband of the late Janet, father of Linda, grandad of Thomas, Samuel & Florence and friend to many in Scotter. Funeral service will take place at Lea Fields Crematorium on Friday 24th May at 10.30am. Donations in Mervyn's memory are for The Scotter War Memorial Playing Field and can be made at www.cliffbradley.co.uk, or sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA 01427 810619

Valerie Ann LING

Peacefully on Sunday 12th May 2024, whilst in the care of Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby, and with her loving family by her side, Valerie aged 78 years sadly passed away. A dearly loved and devoted wife to the late Eddie. A much-loved mother to Vanessa and Sharon and a loving mother-in-law to Sean and Jason. A cherished Nanna of Jason, Dominic, Leanne, James and Josh and Great Nanna to Evie, Bella, Luca, Amelia, Myles, Elodie and Jesse. A dear sister to David, Suzanne and the late Michael. A special auntie and friend. Valerie will be sadly missed by all who knew her. A funeral service to celebrate Valerie's life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Thursday 6th June at 11:15am. By family request bright/Alzheimer's colours to be worn. By request, family flowers only please. Donations in Valerie's memory may be made to: The Alzheimer's Society, 43 - 44 Crutched Friars, London, EC3N 2AE. All enquiries to Co-op Funeralcare, 55 Abbey Road, Grimsby, DN32 0HN. Tel: 01472 355707.

Keith Edwin MARTIN

Peacefully on Friday the 17th of May 2024, Keith sadly passed away, aged 78 years in Hull Royal Infirmary. Greatly missed by his beloved wife Pauline, much loved dad of Mick and Dean, father-in-law of Hayley. Loving grandad of Terry and his wife Sophie, Chloe and her husband Mike, Jasmine and Amber, step-grandad of Adam. Great-grandad of Cobie, Masie, Jack, Lacie and Joey. A dear brother, brother-in-law, uncle and a great friend to many. A funeral service will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Tuesday the 11th of June at 1.30pm. Family flowers only please by request, donations to The British Heart Foundation may be sent to H & HJ Huteson & sons, The Old Chapel, Bluestone Lane, Immingham, DN40 2DX. Family ask for casual smart attire. All further enquiries, please telephone 01469 578178

Derek PALMER

Peacefully with his close family by his side at St Marys Care Home, on the 11th of May 2024, aged 93 years. Much loved Husband of the late Bettie, loving Father to Vivienne and David, cherished Grandad to Christopher, Kimberley, Jonathan, Daniel and Abi, Great Grandad to Eva, Leo, Sam and Laurie and great friend to many. Would family and friends please meet at Saint John The Baptist Church, Alkborough on Thursday the 30th of May 2024 at 11am for service prior to interment at Alkborough Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but donations would be kindly received for "Saint John The Baptist Church" c/o Jason Threadgold Funeral Director 3 Burringham Road Scunthorpe DN17 2BA Tel (01724) 865865

Michael John PETTIFOR

Mike died peacefully on the 19th May 2024 at his home in Kirton surrounded by his loving wife and children. Mike was born 8th July 1941 in Warwick. He is survived by his wife, son & daughter, brother, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mike's funeral will be held at Gainsborough Crematorium (Lea Fields Crematorium, Gainsborough Road, Lea, Gainsborough DN21 5PL) on Wednesday 29th May at 15.30. Bright clothes in celebration of Mike's life are requested to be worn please. No cards or flowers please however donations to MacMillan Cancer Support are welcome, and may be left on the plate at the crematorium or sent C/O F S. Machin, Funeral Director, 5 March St Kirton in Lindsey, Gainsborough, Lincs DN21 4PH

Barbara PHIPPS

Peacefully in Elsham on Thursday May 9th 2024, Barbara aged 95 years. Beloved wife of the late Ken Phipps, much loved mother to Timothy and Jeremy and a devoted grandmother. Funeral service to take place at All Saints Church, Elsham on Wednesday May 29th at 12 noon. Family flowers only please by request, but if so desired, donations in lieu for All Saints Church or The Children's Society may be left at the service. All enquiries to H & HJ Huteson & Sons, Holydyke Funeral Home, Barton-upon-Humber, DN18 5PR.

Jack Joseph QUIRKE

Sadly and tragically Jack died on 11th May 2024, aged 31 years. Re-united with his parents John (Paddy) & Hayley, much loved and loving brother of Maddie, partner of Tasha and her children Gracie, Tommy and Finley, uncle of JJ, grandson of Tina and Richard, nephew of Phillip, Mark, Anthony, Theresa and Becky, cousin of Kyle, Sam, Erin, Jolie, Hollie, Cameron, Callum, Macauley, good and loyal friend to so many. Jack was a soon to be Daddy and he will never be forgotten. Would family and friends please meet at St John's Church, Brigg on Tuesday 11th June 2024 at 1.30pm for service followed by a committal service at Woodland Crematorium, Scunthorpe. Family flowers only please but donations in Jack's memory will be collected for BRAKE (The Road Safety Charity) and these can be left following the service or sent c/o J Naylor Funeral Directors 15 Bigby Street Brigg DN20 8EJ Tel: 01652 650520

Jackie READER

Peacefully at Barbara's Beacon, Grimsby on 15th May 2024 Jackie aged 78 years sadly passed away. Beloved wife of the late Stuart, loving mum to Anthony and Lorraine, dear mother-in-law of Gina and Ian, cherished grandma Jackie to Oliver, Max and Evie, special aunty to Carole and Kieran, and a treasured best friend of Pat. Jackie was also a dear sister, aunt and good friend to many. Service at Grimsby Crematorium on Friday 7th June 2024 at Noon. Jackie is resting at Mashfords Funeral Home, Norfolk Lane Cleethorpes DN35 8BB where family flowers only please, will be received. Donations in lieu, if so desired may be made payable to "The Alzheimer's Society" and sent to the funeral directors. All enquiries. Tel. 01472 200004.

Diane SHEPHERD

Peacefully in the care of Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, surrounded with love, on the 7th of May 2024, aged 76 years. Loving Wife to the late David, devoted Mum to Helen and Jilly, much loved Grandma to Kieran, Nathaniel, Shannon, Xander and Mackenzie. Would family and friends please meet at Great Grimsby Crematorium, Grimsby on Friday the 31st of May 2024 at 3:45pm for service and committal. Family flowers only please, but donations would be kindly accepted for "Macmillan Cancer Support" c/o Jason Threadgold Funeral Director Waltham Road Scartho DN33 2LY Tel: (01472) 801188

Margaret (Doctor Margaret Smith) SMITH

Peacefully at home on Thursday 16th May 2024. Dearly loved and devoted wife of the late John. Much-loved mother of Adam. Dear sister of Helen and Mervyn and the late Wynn Jones. Margaret was a great friend to many, and a greatly respected doctor to the patients of Littlefields Surgery, Grimsby. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. A funeral service to celebrate Margaret's life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Friday 7th June 2024 at 12:45pm. No flowers. Donations in Margaret's memory may be sent to: St Andrew's Hospice, Peaks Lane, Grimsby, DN32 9RP. All enquiries to Co-op Funeralcare, 55 Abbey Road, Grimsby, DN32 0HN. Tel: 01472 355707.

Patricia Hazel SOUTHWARD

On 3rd May 2024, Pat passed away peacefully, at the age of 89, surrounded by members of her family, whilst in the loving care of St Mary's Residential Home, Scunthorpe. Loving wife to the late Joss, devoted mum to sons Kevin, Dane and Craig, beloved nanny to Luke, Oliver, India, Jade, William, Adrianna, Shaniya and Sienna. A much loved sister and sister-in-law. Pat will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Pat's funeral service will take place at St Peter's Church, Bottesford, at 12pm on Thursday May 30th, followed by a family burial service at Woodlands Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to the Alzheimer's Society. There will be a donation box on the day of the funeral or donations can be sent direct to the charity. Pat is resting peacefully at Wilson & Cooper Funeral Home, Ashby.

John William STANTON

It is with great sadness that we announce that John passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on 12th May 2024 aged 63 years. Much loved and loving Husband of Mel, proud and loving Dad of Rebecca, Rachael, Rebecca, Michael and Sarah, Grandad of Isla, Father in Law of Kynan, Josh, Graeme and Sam, Brother of Andrew, Son in Law of Daphne, Brother in Law of Nigel and Tracey, Uncle and a great and well respected friend to everyone who knew him. His passing has come as a shock to everyone and he will be missed by all who knew him. Would family and friends please meet at St Mary's Church, Wrawby on Friday 31st May at 11am for service followed by an interment in Brigg Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but donations in John's memory will be collected and divided between Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance Trust and The British Heart Foundation and these can be left following the service or sent c/o J Naylor Funeral Directors 15 Bigby Street Brigg DN20 8EJ Tel: 01652 650520

Kathleen (Katie) WALKER

Peacefully, whilst in the care of Eagle House Nursing Home on Monday 13th May 2024, Katie aged 78 years of Barton-upon-Humber.
Beloved wife of the late Michael, loving and caring mum of John and Sally, devoted grandma of Emily, Samuel and Lucy. Katie will be very sadly missed by her family and all who knew her. Service and committal to take place at Woodlands Crematorium on Thursday, 6th June 2024 at 10.40am. Family flowers only please by request, but if so desired, donations in lieu for Dementia UK may be left at the service or sent direct to the charity. Everyone is welcome to join us afterwards to celebrate the lives of Katie and Mike at the Corn Exchange, Market Place, Barton-upon-Humber. All enquiries to H & HJ Huteson and Sons Funeral Directors, 25 Holydyke, Barton-upon-Humber, DN18 5PR.

Kenneth Gladwyn (Ken) WEBB

It is with great sadness we announce Ken passed away peacefully at home on the 12th of May 2024, aged 88 years. Beloved husband of 66 years to Ivy, much loved dad to Alan and partner Linda, Iris and son-in-law Stuart, Hilary and partner Paul, loving grandad and great-grandad, brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Ken was a great friend to many and shall be sadly missed by all who knew him. Would family and friends please meet at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Wednesday the 29th of May 2024 at 10.40am for service and committal. Family flowers only please but donations would be gratefully accepted for "British Diabetic Association" c/o
Jason Threadgold Funeral Director 19-21 Old Courts Road Brigg, North Lincs DN20 8JD Tel: (01652) 638888

Nigel (Nige) WEBSTER

Nige, sadly passed away at home on the 14th May, aged 67 years. Much loved Husband to Ann, Father to Sarah, Amanda and Andrew.
Father-in-law to Andy and Cassie. Devoted Grandad to Lucy, Emily, Tommy and Arthur and friend to many. A Funeral Service will be held on 11th June, 10.30am, at Grimsby Crematorium. Family Flowers only please. Donations, if desired to Macmillian Nurses. Any further enquiries to:- Waltham Funeral Service 10 Fairway, Waltham DN37 0LU Tel: 01472 828624.

Thomas James (Jim) WILD

Passed away peacefully on 11 May 2024, at his home. Dearly loved brother of Pat, Kath, Carol and the late Ted. loving dad of Mandy, Chris and the late Richard. Will friends and family please meet at Woodlands Crematorium on Tuesday 28 May for service and committal at 10.00a.m. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Jim are being collected for Cancer Research UK and can be left after the service or sent c/o J Naylor Funeral Directors, Comforts Avenue, Scunthorpe DN15 6PN (tel. 01724 280082)

David HOLGATE

Peacefully on 10th May 2024, whilst at home, with loving family by his side, David aged 76 years sadly passed away. A much loved brother of Barbara (Sis) and Kathy, a dearest brother-in-law and best friend of Les, a wonderful uncle of Tracy, Tim and the late Gary, great uncle to all the girls, a great friend to many. A service to celebrate David's life will be held at the Grimsby Crematorium on Thursday 6th June at 10:30am. All floral tributes will be gratefully received by, Sentiments Funeral Home Grimsby Tel: 01472 242783

Robert James MCNABB

Of Belton. Peacefully, on 18th May 2024 at Scunthorpe General Hospital following a short illness, aged 71 years. Beloved son to Annie and the late James, dear brother to Anne, Peter and John and a much loved uncle. A funeral service will be held on Thursday 6th June at 12pm at Woodlands Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu will benefit Prader Willie Syndrome Association UK (PWSA) and may be left at the service or sent c/o: R.Wallace & Son Funeral Directors 27 High Street, Crowle, DN17 4LD Tel: 01724 488 565

Rita Margaret REEVE

It is with great Sorrow we announce the passing of a wonderful Woman. Rita sadly passed away on Tuesday 14th May surrounded by her loving family at the age of 88. Rita was a Wonderful Loving wife to Brian, A special Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. Rita has left us with the memories we will cherish forever. May you rest in peace my Darling. The funeral service is to be held at 10:45am on Friday 7th June 2024 at St Johns the Baptist Church in Alkborough. The committal will take place shortly after at Woodlands Crematorium at 12:00. Donations are greatly received in loving memory for Rita to Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Olga Marjorie TAYLOR

Sadly on 9th May 2024, whilst in the dedicated care of Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby, Olga aged 87 years passed peacefully away. The devoted wife of the late John, beloved mum to Kevin, cherished Nan to Adam, Oliver, Kelly and Emma. A service to celebrate Olga's life will take place at St. Andrew's Church, Irby on Thursday 30th May 2024 at 10am, followed by burial in the churchyard. Family flowers only please, by request. Donations in lieu of floral tributes, to benefit 'Andy's Children's Services' will be gratefully received at Mashfords Funeral Service, Norfolk Lane, Cleethorpes DN35 8BB. All enquiries, Tel; 01472 200004

Jason BURNS

Suddenly on 24th April 2024, Jason aged 53 years sadly passed away. Loving partner of Deb, dear stepfather to Josh and good friend to many who will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Service at Grimsby Crematorium on Friday 31st May 2024 at 10.30am. Jason is resting at Mashfords Funeral Home, Norfolk Lane Cleethorpes DN35 8BB where floral tributes will be received. All enquiries. Tel. 01472 200004.

Stephen (Steve) RUDD

Unexpectedly on 12th May 2024, aged 68 years. Adored husband and soulmate of Denise. An amazing and inspirational Dad to Sophie and Sarah, and their husbands Gav and Andy. A cherished Grandad of Drew, Ellis, Emilia, Ebony and Jude, dearest Brother to Lesley and Mark. A wonderful Brother-in-law, Uncle and friend to many. Steve was so loved and respected by all who knew him and shall be sorely missed. A Funeral Service will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Tuesday 4th June at 12.00pm. Floral tributes can be received at J W Emberson Funeral Directors, or if preferred a donation in Steve's memory can be sent to a charity of your own choosing. In keeping with Steve's values and traditions, his family respectfully request smart funeral attire. Any further enquiries to: J W Emberson Funeral Directors, 81 Macaulay Street, Grimsby. Tel 01472 250074.

May STABLES

It is with great sadness on Friday 10th of May 2024 in the loving and exceptional care of Ladysmith Care Home Grimsby, May passed away aged 97 years. Beloved wife of the late Syd, loving and much-loved mam of Brian, Philip and Lynda, mother-in-law of Susan, Diane and Andrew. Treasured nanna of Christopher, Richard, Michael, Emma, Craig and Daniel, Great-Nanna May of Lucy, Rebecca, Lilli-Rose, George, Luca, Charlotte, Chloe, Phoebe, Rocco and Emmie. Loving great-great-nanna of Mila and a dear aunt. A funeral service will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Monday 3rd of June at 12.45pm. Family flowers only please by request, donations to The British Heart Foundation may be sent to H & HJ Huteson & Sons, The Old Chapel, Bluestone Lane, Immingham, DN40 2DX. Any further enquiries, please telephone 01469 578178.

Kenneth WRIGHT

Sadly on Friday 10th May 2024, after a short illness, Ken passed peacefully away on his 93rd birthday. A dearly loved and devoted husband to the late Maria. A greatly loved dad to Bryon, Christine, Francis and Christopher. A cherished grandad, great grandad and a great friend to many. A service to celebrate Ken's life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Tuesday 4th June at 11.15am. Donations in Ken's memory can be sent directly to Guide Dogs, Hillfields, Burghfield Common, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 3YG. Floral tributes will be gratefully received by Sentiments Funeral Home, 17 Chantry Lane, Grimsby, DN31 2LP.

Mary Catherine BARRATT

On 10th May 2024 at Clarendon Hall Care Home Grimsby, Mary aged 95 years sadly passed away. Beloved wife of the late Albert Frank Barratt, loving mum to Michael and Heather, mother in law to John and Liz, grandma to Hannah, Thomas, James and Mary, good friend to many. Service at Grimsby Crematorium on Monday 3rd June 2024 at 11.15am. Mary is resting at Mashfords Funeral Home, Norfolk Lane Cleethorpes DN35 8BB where floral tributes will be received. All enquiries. Tel. 01472 200004.

Christine (Chris) HALL

Peacefully on 12th May 2024 in Hull Royal Infirmary, Chris aged 63 years. The devoted and much loved wife of Graham, loving mum of Lee, Vicki and Craig and mother-in-law of Lucy, Ian and Louisa cherished nanny of Daisy, Evie, Annie, Alfie and Ada, a very dear sister of Ann, Sue and the late Steve, sister-in-law and aunt and a good friend to many. A service to celebrate Chris’ life will be held in Grimsby Crematorium on Wednesday 29th May 2024 at 12.45pm. No flowers please by request, donations in lieu to benefit ‘Hull Royal Infirmary Renal Unit’ may be given at the service or sent to: - Near & Near Undertakers, The Mews, David Street, Grimsby, DN32 9NN. Telephone (01472) 250150 www.nearandnear.com

Anne Elaine PARK

Devoted wife of Chris, beloved mother of Dan & Ben, cherished grandma of Esther & Tabitha, much loved friend, mother-in-law and step grandmother to Lianne, Sam & Isaac, and friend to many, Anne, aged 78, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 8th May whilst in the dedicated care of Martin Hall Care Centre. A service to celebrate Anne's life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Tuesday, 4th June at 14:15. Family flowers only please, by request. Donations in lieu of floral tributes to benefit Cats Protection may be sent to
Mashfords Funeral Service, Norfolk Lane, Cleethorpes, DN35 8BB. All enquiries, please Tel: 01472 200004

Patricia Ann (Ann) SHARRATT

Peacefully on Tuesday 7th May 2024, whilst in the care of Ward C5 at Diana Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby, and with her loving family by her side, Ann aged 78 years sadly passed away. A dearly loved mother of Samantha and a loving mother-in-law of David.
A cherished grandmother of Robert and Isaac and a very special great grandmother of Reyff. A special sister to Bob and auntie to Catherine and Deborah. Ann was a great friend to many and will be sadly missed by all who knew her. A funeral service to celebrate Ann’s life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Tuesday 28th May 2024 at 09:45am. By family request no flowers, but please feel free to plant something in your own garden in her memory. Donations in Ann’s memory may be sent to: The Blue Cross Animal Hospital, Coco Markus House, Nelson Street, Grimsby, DN32 7SH. All enquiries to Co-op Funeralcare, 55 Abbey Road, Grimsby, DN32 0HN. Tel: 01472 355707.

Kevin Thomas (Aka Monkey Kev) SMITH

Suddenly but surrounded by his loving Wife, Children and Grandchildren on the 12th May 2024, Kevin, aged 57 years, peacefully passed away at home. Loving Son of the late Mary and Dennis. Beloved Husband of Sue. Loving Dad of Jodie, Kevin, Dodge and Kieron. Father in Law of Danii. Devoted and loveable Grandad of Kandice, Lily-Sue, Kiesha-Jai, Kiona-leigh and Jaxxon-Lenny. Kevin was a Brother, Uncle, Brother in law and Son in law and a dear friend to many. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. A service to celebrate Kevin's life will be held at Grimsby Crematorium on Wednesday 5th June 2024 at 12.45pm. Flowers or donations in lieu of floral tributes can be made payable to Sheffield children's hospital (Jessop Wing) and may be sent to Mashford's Funeral Directors, Norfolk Lane, Cleethorpes, DN35 8BB. Tel: 01472 200004

In Memoriam

Tess & Bob DRURY

DRURY Tess & Bob One year mum. You are with dad forever. We miss you both. May will never be the same losing you both.

Acknowledgements

Michael Peter (Mike) BAXTER

The family of the late Michael Baxter would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kindness, kind messages and cards of sympathy, received during this very sad loss. Thank you to all who attended Michael's funeral on Wednesday 22nd May, respectfully making his send off a special one. Special thanks to Della for her most comforting service. Hayley at first class floristry for providing a lovely floral tribute and Vicky at The Jubilee Inn.