Death notices and funeral announcements from Hull Daily Mail - June 5, 2024

Tribute images of Jackie Patching, left, and Jim Owen
-Credit: (Image:

Announcing the passing of a loved one in local news media is a long-standing tradition and we are proud of the trust placed in us to make these important announcements.

Every notice published in our newspaper and news site also appears on - the UK’s number one site for death notices and memoriams. Every notice remains online forever providing friends and families with a lifelong to their loved one, a safe place online to share memories, add tributes, photographs and make donations in memory.

Each week we pay tribute to the loved ones remembered in our area with a funeral notice and online tribute page. To read the latest announcements and add tributes to those from our area who have passed away, or to create a funeral notice yourself, click here . Alternatively, you can create a notice by calling our helpful team on 01482 908084.


Here is a selection of notices published in the past week, beginning with death notices. These tributes have all appeared in the pages of the Hull Daily Mail.

Death Notices


Passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family on Thursday 16th May 2024, aged 95 years. Much loved husband of the late Jean, now reunited. Dearly loved dad to Carole, Susan and Elaine, father-in-law to Chris, Andrew and Paul, treasured grandad to Mark, Paul, Lauren, Jonathan, Peter and Martin, also great-grandad to Jasmine, Joseph, Emilia, Aurora, Ella, Esmae, Sophia, Jessica, Adam, Tommy, Lydia and Isabelle. Funeral Service to be held, Monday 17th June, 2.30pm, at Chanterlands Avenue Crematorium, Large Chapel. Family flowers only please, donations to the RAF Benevolent Fund may be left at the service. Resting at: Hortons Funeral Directors 557-563 Spring Bank West. Tel. 01482 354246

John Henry BEDFORD

Passed away peacefully at Hull Royal Infirmary on 16th May 2024 aged 69 years. Brother to Patricia and the late Michael and Peter. Sister in-law Brenda and Uncle to Angela, Sarah, David, Karen and the late Lynn. Service to be held at the small chapel Chanterlands Crematorium on Tuesday, 11th June at 11.00am. No flowers please but donations for the Dogs Trust may be left at the service.

Ronald (Ron) BRODIE

(Ron) Passed away at home on the 10th of May 2024 aged 94 years. Beloved Husband of Marie. Much loved Father of Allan, Ian, Craig and In-laws. Devoted Grandad and Great Grandad. He will be missed so much by us all. Funeral service to take place on Monday 10th June 10.30am Chanterlands Crematorium (Large Chapel). Family flowers only but donations if desired to family's chosen charity, collection plate at service. Resting at John Parkin & Son, 3 Saltshouse Road. Tel. 376104.

Robin (Rob) CARR

Passed away peacefully on 18th May 2024, aged 85 years. Dearly loved Dad of Jackie, Rich and Lisa. A proud and devoted Grandad to Dan, Joe, Sam and Chloe. Now reunited with his beloved Gwen. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday 12th June at 1pm at the Chanterlands Avenue Crematorium, Hull (Small Chapel). Donations in memory of Rob most welcome for Parkinson's UK. All enquiries to:- F. Stephenson & Son, Beverley, Tel: 01482 881367

Cyril (Tim) DAVIS

(Tim) Peacefully on 19th May 2024 aged 90 years. Reunited with his beloved wife Barbara, loving dad to Tania and Sonia, in-laws Ian and Phil, special grandad to Christopher, Helen, Matthew and Joshua also a great-grandad to George and Owen. Family flowers only please. Cortege to leave own residence on Tuesday 11th June at 10.10am for service at Chanterlands Crematorium (Large Chapel) 10.30am prior to burial in Northern Cemetery. All welcome after the service to the Manor Farm, Willerby Road. All enquiries to: M Garton & Son Tel: 354036


Passed away peacefully at Haworth Court Residential Home on 21st May aged 97 years. Much loved sister of twin Marie (deceased) and Greta. Reunited with loving husband Ted. Dearly loved mother of Kevin, in-law Lynne, grandmother of Leah and Stephen and great grandmother of Freya. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday, 19th June at Chanterlands Crematorium, small chapel, at 10.00 am. No flowers please, but donations for Cancer Research UK may be left at the service.

Frederick (Freddy) FARNILL

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday 17th May 2024, aged 82. He leaves behind his beloved wife Margaret, devoted children Richard & partner Helena, Angela & son in law Rob. Ever loved grandad to Harrison, Ethan, Clem and Helena & Richard's children. Funeral to take place at St Margaret's church Long Riston on Friday 21st June 2024 at 12pm, followed by a celebration of Fred's life.


Passed away peacefully on the 20th May 2024 aged 86 years. Reunited with loving Husband Malcolm. Dearly loved Mum to Jacqueline, Mandy and In-laws Allen and Olwen. Devoted Grandma to Hollie and Tim. Great Grandma to James, Ted, Evie and Ivy. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday 18th June 11.30 Haltemprice Crematorium. Family flowers only but donations if desired to Alzheimer's Society, collection plate at service. Resting at John Parkin & Son, 3 Saltshouse Road. Tel. 376104.

Paul Francis MARKHAM

Peacefully on the 11th May 2024 at Castle Hill Hospital Aged 70 years Dearly Loved & Loving partner of Sheila Beloved Son of Enid & the late Harry Service to take place on Friday 14th June 2024 at Chanterlands Crematorium, 1.30 pm (large chapel) Resting Mike East & Family Funeral Directors, 239 Southcoates Lane. Chapel hours Mon - Fri 10 am to 4.30 pm, Family Flowers only please


On 27th May 2024 peacefully at the Promenade Residential Home, Hornsea aged 86 years. Dearly loved mum of Sonja, René and Andrea, grandma, great-grandma and friend to many. Funeral service at The East Riding Crematorium, Octon, 3.30pm, Thursday 13th June. Family flowers only please, donations if desired at the service for Parkinson's UK. Enquiries to C.M. Allott & Son Ltd Hornsea Tel: 01964 534689


Suddenly on the 19th May 2024 aged 71 years. Dearly loved Husband of Jackie. A much loved Dad, Grandad and Friend. Funeral service to take place on Friday 7th June at the Lelley Fields Crematorium 10.00am (Oak Hall). Family flowers only please but donations if desired for Chosen Charites, collection plate at the service. By family request casual clothing is preferred. All welcome afterwards at the Crooked Billet, Ings Road Hull. Resting at John Parkin & Son, 3 Saltshouse Road. Tel. 376104.


Sadly Mum passed away peacefully on 27th May 2024 in Kalamata Hospital, Greece, following complications after a fall at home. Her 3 children, John, Mike and Jo, were with her, as were 4 of her grandchildren. Much loved, Mum leaves a great legacy of 3 children, 6 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Now back with Dad, John and no doubt having a great time xxx

In Memoriams

Sgt Leslie Graham

Sgt, Leslie Graham, 551966, 4th Troop "C" Sqn, died of wounds on June 14th 1944, aged 31. The Regiment began arriving in Normandy on June 9th 1944 with the 7th Armoured Division "Desert Rats". On June 13th Leslie in his armoured car was in the French village of Anctoville when they were struck twice by a German 75mm A/T Gun, resulting in Leslie being wounded in his legs, his crew got him out to safety, however, sadly they could not stop the blood loss and he died the following day June 14th 1944. Leslie was born in Sculcoates on September 14th 1912, the son of Mr Lee (Sculcoates Fishmonger) and Mrs Sarah Ellen (Edmond) Graham.


Dear brother of Jean, in-law John and Family. Loved and remembered always xx


5 years on 26th May I loved you then, I love you still. I always have and I always will. Miss you every day. Your Loving Wife Maureen, Children Kerry and Shane, and Grandchildren xxx

To add your own tributes to the loved ones from our area, or to publish a notice for your loved one, visit

Our thoughts are with the family and friends of those we have lost.