Death notices and funeral announcements from Hull Daily Mail - June 26, 2024

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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

David Stuart ANDERSON

Passed away on Monday 10th June 2024, at Hull Royal Infirmary Much loved husband of Joanne and proud dad of Lauren, loving grandad to Evie All our love always Service to remember David and celebrate his life will be held on Monday 1st July 2024 At 10:00 Oak Hall, Lelley Fields Crematorium. Come as you are. The family have requested that it is to be family flowers only and if desired donations to be split between Dove House Hospice & The RNLI Resting in the care of C. Fewster & Son Ltd, Rest Rooms, Church Lane, Patrington HU12 0RJ

Lesley May CAYTON

Of Market Weighton Passed away peacefully on 13th June 2024 at Hull Royal Infirmary, aged 59 years. Loved mother to Mike & Nicola, granny to Liam & mother in law to Joanne. Funeral service to be held at Haltemprice Crematorium on Friday 5th July at 2:30pm. The family request a touch of colour to be worn at the service. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired to Caring For Cats, Market Weighton, a plate is provided as you leave the service. Enquiries to J G Fielder & Son 73 Market Place Market Weighton Tel: 01430 871474

John William DANBY

(Late of South Newbald) 19-09-38 - 08-06-24 Devoted husband of Kay, Father of Alison, In-Law to the late Michael, Beyond proud Gramp of Edd, In-Law Rachael, Alex In-Law Christine and his three little men Lincoln, Reuben and Sebastian. "Fly over the rainbow, Gramps" As per John's wishes, a private immediate family only cremation already taken place. Kay would like to thank most sincerely Keith, July, Dominic, Keith and Julie for their unconditional support and love given to both John and her over the past 19 months. (What would we have done without you). Also to Home Instead, Macmillan and Marie Curie who with your help, John's wishes to stay at home could be realised.

Maureen Frances DOBSON (nee Kirkby)

(nee Kirkby) Reunited with her late husband John. Much loved mum of Carole and Clare, in laws Mark and Steve. Grandma to Harry and Simon and great grandma to Riley and Fergus. Forever in our hearts. Funeral service at The Queensgate Cemetery Chapel, Beverley on Friday 5th July at 11am followed by interment. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired for The Cranswick Lodge Residents Fund may be given at the service. Everyone is invited to wear bright colours.

Margaret Elaine FRENNEAUX

Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday 13th June 2024 aged 98 years. Beloved wife of the late Jack, Much loved mum of Michael and the late Patricia, in laws Cheryl and Peter, loving grandma of Kirsty, Richard, Joanne, Iain and Catherine. Great grandma of Alex, Georgia, Elliott, Darcey, Ruaridh and Freya, dearly loved auntie of Chris and Ian, great auntie of Thomas and Joseph. Funeral service to be held at The Haltemprice Crematorium, Willerby on Friday 5th July at 10.30am. Family flowers only please. Donations much appreciated for The British Heart Foundation. Resting at Lewis Northen Funeral Directors 1 Lincoln way Beverley HU17 8RH Tel 01482 888658

William (Bill) HOPE

(Bill) Peacefully on the 6th June 2024 aged 89 years. Reunited with his loving Wife Sheila. Much loved Dad, Grandad, Great Grandad and Brother. Funeral service and interment to take place on Tuesday 9th July at the Eastern Cemetery 11.00am. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for British Heart Foundation, collection plate at the service. All welcome afterwards at the Lambwath, Sutton Rd, Hull


of Patrington passed away on Sunday 9th June 2024, aged 70 years. Dear husband of Clare, dad to Arabella, Maddison and step dad to Leanne, loving brother of Phil, Kath and Linda. Reunited with his mum and dad. Funeral service to be held on Monday 8th July, 11.00am at St Patrick's Church, Patrington. Family flowers only please but donations if desired may be left after the service and will be shared between St Patrick's Church funds and British Heart Foundation. Resting in the care of C Fewster & Son Ltd, Patrington, 01964 630228.


Peacefully in York Hospital after a short illness, on the 7th June 2024. Much loved Husband to the late Jean, Brother to Richard, Stepfather, Step-grandfather, Uncle and Great-Uncle. Greatly missed by the many people who loved him. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday 10th July at Chanterlands Crematorium (Large Chapel) 9:30am. No flowers please but any donations gratefully received by Dove House Hospice. Enquiries: Co-op Funeralcare 344 Holderness Road Hull (01482)329131

Carole REECE

Passed away suddenly at the Hull Royal Infirmary on Thursday 13th June 2024 aged 81 years Devoted Wife to Terry of 59 years Much Loved Mum to Andrew and Christine also In-laws Mami and Barrie Loving Grandma to Kyle, Ben and Nina and Great Grandma to Jessie, Lara and Harvey. Much Loved Sister To Barry and In-law Ruth. Thank you for all the many happy years. You will be always in our hearts and will be forever missed. Service shall take place at the Haltemprice Crematorium on Thursday 27th June at 10.30am. No flowers please by family request but donations if so desired may be left at the service in Carole's memory for Cancer Research UK. Resting at 424 Hessle Road, Hull, HU3 3SE Tel 01482 320371 Appointments only please

Madeline SHEWAN

Aged 79 years passed peacefully in Dove Hospice on the 8th June 2024. Beloved mam, sister, nana and granny. Reunited with loved ones. Rest in peace. No flowers please, donations welcome to the In Patients Unit at Dove House Hospice. Private funeral. Resting at Evergreen Funeral Directors, Holderness Road Tel 01482 212888.


Suddenly at home on the 13th June 2024 aged 58 years. Reunited with his loving Parents Rita and Ray. Much loved Brother of Tracey and In-law Steve. Loving Uncle to Emily and Megan. Sadly missed by all his family and Friends. Funeral service to take place on Monday 8th July at the Chanterlands Crematorium 1.30pm (large chapel). Family flowers only please but donations if desired for British Heart Foundation, collection plate at the service. Hull Kingston Rovers shirts are welcome. All welcome afterwards at Tradewell Snooker Club, Southcoates Lane Hull Resting at John Parkin & Son, 3 Saltshouse Road. Tel. 376104.

George TOWSE

Passed away peacefully at home on 10th of June 2024, aged 78. Reunited with Dad Sid and Mum Gerda. Loved Dad of Rich and Stuart, proud Grandad to Callum, Sam, Tiaali, Lucy and Matthew. Funeral service to take place at Haltemprice Crematorium, Willerby on Friday 28th June at 9:30am. Family flowers only please, any donations are welcome in George's memory for Diabetes UK. All enquiries to: Frank Stephenson & Son Beverley Tel: 01482 881367


Passed away peacefully in Hull Royal Infirmary on 10th June 2024 aged 88 years. Beloved Husband of Shirley. Loving Dad of Peter and Elaine, in-laws Gill and Keith. Dear Grandad of Annabel, Charlotte, Emily, Jessica, Philip and Great Grandad to Thorn and Henry. Service to be held at the Haltemprice Crematorium, Willerby on Tuesday, 16th July at 12.30pm. No flowers please but donations for the British Heart Foundation may be left at the service.

Birthday Memoriams

Leslie (Les) BARNETT

(Les) Passed away 5th March 2024. Sadly missed by all and forever in our hearts and thoughts. Remembered with much love on what would have been your 95th Birthday on 18th June. Love Joan and all the Family.

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