J Stamp & Sons - Funeral Directors, Market Harborough, Leicestershire
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Welcome to the J. Stamp & Sons web site.

At J. Stamp & Sons we are proud of our heritage and independence and are very much a family owned and run business. We firmly believe that in remaining so, we are able to continue to provide the caring, professional service on which our reputation has been built over three generations.

OFFICE OPENING HOURS

Monday – Thursday: 8.30am - 5.30pm
Friday: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.00am - 12.30pm

For urgent enquiries and assistance outside these hours please contact the Funeral Director ‘On Call’ on
01858 462524 (24 Hours).

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ABBOTT - JOAN MARGARET

of Market Harborough and formerly Wigston, passed away on 25th September 2014 aged 87. Beloved wife of the late Ray and mother of the late Lynda. This wonderful lady will be dearly missed by all family and friends especially her sons Andrew and Steven along with grandchildren Heidi and Richard and great grandchildren Charles, George, Harriet, James and Stella. All welcome to the funeral service at St Nicholas’ Church, Little Bowden on Monday 6th October at 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations in aid of Cancer Research UK and Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


ACASTER - ELSIE MAY (nee TILLEY)

Formerly of Cottingham. Passed peacefully away on 10th October 2014 aged 101 years. Wife of the late Mick, devoted mum of Ann, Roger (Mick) and Judy. A very special and treasured nanny to grandchildren and great grandchildren. Loving sister of Meg and soul mate of the late Gladys. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday, 21st October at 1.00pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Air Ambulance and Hearing Dogs may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


AITKEN - AMARYLLIS (AMY)

Of Kibworth passed peacefully away after a bravely fought illness on 20th September 2014, aged 39 years. Dearly loved mum of Daisy Grace and Scarlett Mae, beloved daughter of Shelagh and David, sister of Clea and a much loved Aunty. Funeral Service at Gilroes Crematorium (East Chapel) on Thursday 2nd October at 12.00 noon. Family flowers only, donations if desired for The Willow Foundation and Macmillan Cancer Support may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


BAYES - STAN

of Desborough, passed away at home on 19th October 2014 aged 85 years. Beloved husband of the late Sheila. Much loved dad of Trisha, Susan, Tina and Joanne, father-in-law of Lindsay, John and the late Stephen and Roger, loving Gramps of Darren, Sarah, Mikala, Scott, Louise, Ben and Oliver, and great-Gramps of Ryan and Lucas. Funeral Service at Desborough Baptist Church on Monday 3rd November at 1.00 pm followed by burial at Desborough Cemetery. Flowers or donations for The Air Ambulance may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


BROWN - ANDREW ROBERT

A shy, gentle, kind, caring and generous son and brother who showed amazing bravery, courage and dignity, fighting a battle that could never be won. Words cannot express the love, pain and devastation felt in losing you. A gap has been left in our lives that will never be filled. Forever in our hearts and thoughts. Heartbroken Mum, Dad, Laura, Owen, Ros & Scampi. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 29th September at 2.15 p.m. Donations, if desired, for CLIC Sargent may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk. Alternatively, flowers or donations may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


CAVE - JOYCE ELSIE

formerly of the Countryman Inn, Great Bowden passed away peacefully after a short illness on 9th September 2014 aged 89 years, surrounded by a much loved family at their home in North Somerset. Beloved wife of the late Gordon, loving mother of Andrew and the late Martyn, mother in law of Jane and Audrey, adored nan of Gemma, Clint and Kimberley and much loved great nanny. Funeral Service at St Dionysius Church, Market Harborough on Friday, 3rd October at 1.30pm followed by cremation at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for the Multiple Sclerosis Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


CHAMBERLAIN - PAUL (NEVILLE PAUL)

On 13th September 2014, Paul passed peacefully aged 67 years. Loving husband of Sue and devoted father of Martin and Adrian, caring father-in-law of Caroline and Jenny, adoring grandfather of Fraser, Emma and Ben, beloved son of Betty and the late Neville, dear brother of Laurence, Sue and Mark, and brother-in-law of Gill, Paul and Jackie. This wonderful, gentle and talented man will be deeply missed by his family and friends. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Lamport on Monday 29th September at 11.30 a.m., and afterwards at 4 Manor Gardens, Hanging Houghton NN6 9FJ Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Age UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


CLARK - BARBARA

of Market Harborough died bravely at Kettering General Hospital on 11th October 2014 aged 75 years. Much loved wife of Phil, best mum in the world to Tim, mother-in-law to Trena and granny to Makaylee, Ashlin, Christian and Caden. Committal Service for family and close friends at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 22nd October at 11.15 a.m., followed by Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Baptist Church at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the RNLI may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


COE - KEITH REGINALD

Of Desborough, died peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 8th October 2014, aged 87 years. Beloved husband of the late Kathleen and devoted father to Jonathan & Trudi, and Robert & Sally and dear grandad of Daniel and Wesley. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday, 16th October at 1.00pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors, 15 Kettering Road, Market Harborough LE16 8AN. Tel: 01858 462524.


COLLINS - DIANA ROSEMARY (NEE HUBBARD)

Passed away peacefully at home on 17th September 2014, aged 73 years. Dearly loved wife of David (Boff). Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday 30th September at 1.45 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


CUNNINGHAM - FRANK ALFRED EDWARD

of Market Harborough, formerly of Emsworth, Hampshire died peacefully at Sibbertoft Manor on 14th October 2014, aged 92 years. Loving and beloved husband of Eileen, father of Helen and Julia and father-in-law of Adrian. Funeral Service at Our Lady of Victories, Market Harborough on Wednesday, 29th October at 12 noon. Family flowers only. Donations for the aid agency CAFOD may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors, 15 Kettering Road, Market Harborough. LE16 8AN. Tel: 01858 462524.


DAVIES - PETER LEE

of Market Harborough passed away on 8th October 2014, aged 72 years. Husband of Brenda and father of Celia and Simon.Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday, 16th October at 10.30 followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Methodist Church at 11.15am. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Market Harborough & District Community Vehicle Fund may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


de LISLE - CHARLES

died on September 28, of apparent heart failure, aged 54. Much loved son of Mary Rose and the late Everard, brother of Tim and Rosie, and father of Charlotte, whom he adored. Funeral at St Peter's, Stockerston, LE15 9JD, Thursday October 16, 3pm, all welcome; tea afterwards at Swan House, Lyddington, LE15 9LT. Cabs will meet the 1.15 from St Pancras to Market Harborough. Family flowers only please, donations most welcome to British Red Cross Gaza Appeal. Memorial service to follow in London.


DRIVER - JONATHAN ANTHONY

sadly passed away on 28th September 2014, aged 38 years. Husband to Melanie, loving father and son of Elaine and Marcus. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 8th October at 1.30 p.m. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent with any flowers to J. Stamp & Sons.


FRENCH - DAWN (nee GRANGER)

Of East Langton passed away peacefully at Glenfield Hospital on 10th October 2014, aged 58 years. Wife of Chris, mother of Wayne, Tammie and Shaun, step-mother of Cassie and Michael and nanny of Jade, Oscar and Isabella. Funeral Service at St Leonard’s Church, Thorpe Langton on Thursday, 23rd October at 3.00pm followed by interment in the Churchyard. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


FRETTER - NORMAN

Passed away peacefully at Northampton General Hospital on 18th August 2014 aged 79 years. Beloved husband of Jean, father of Elaine, Karen and Mandy, grandad of Laura, Katherine, Daniel and Chloe, brother of Ron and brother-in-law of June. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 17th September at 11.15 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Air Ambulance and Macmillan Cancer Support may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


FUNNELL - LINDA

of Great Bowden passed away peacefully at home on 15th September 2014, aged 68 years. Dearly loved sister of Brenda, mum of Andrea and Ian, granny to Ella and Ava and missed dearly by Joanna, Louise and Jen. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 24th September at 10.30 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Kettering General Hospital – The Rocket Team may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


HARRIS - ALAN

of Market Harborough, formerly of Fleckney died suddenly at home on 15th October 2014, aged 85 years. A dear brother of Megan and the late Mary and uncle to John & Betty and Pauline & Georgio. Funeral Servide at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday, 28th October at 12.15pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for British Heart Foundation may be sent to J Stamp & Sons


HOLLIER - LILIAN FLORENCE (née HUTT)

Formerly of Hinckley and Market Bosworth, passed peacefully away at Hallaton Manor on 18th September 2014, aged 98 years. Beloved wife of the late Edward, much loved mother of Joan and Shirley and grandmother of Lesley, Claire and Sally-Ann. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 3rd October at 11.30 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Alzheimer’s Society may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


HOLLOWAY - DAVID ROGER

Of Caldecott passed away suddenly but peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 2nd September 2014, aged 71 years. Beloved husband of Jenny, beloved father of Jane and Michael, much loved stepfather of Emma and Matthew and loving grandpa. Funeral Service at St John The Evangelist, Caldecott on Thursday, 18th September at 3.00pm followed by interment in the churchyard. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Kettering General Hospital and Caldecott Parish Church may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


JONES - BRIAN GEORGE

of Market Harborough, formerly of Stroud, passed away suddenly on 29th September 2014 aged 86 years. Beloved husband of Pat and father of Ian. Funeral Service at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, Market Harborough on Friday 17th October at 11.00 a.m. followed by interment at Market Harborough Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


JONES - PAUL

of Market Harborough died tragically in a road traffic accident on 25th September 2014, aged 54. Loving husband of Diane and a devoted dad of Tami & Paige. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 27th October at 11.15 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for RoadPeace may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


LLOYD - CHRISTINE MARY

of Clipston died suddenly but peacefully in her sleep at home on 6th October 2014, aged 72 years. Loved and loving wife to Mick, mother of Vivienne, Philip, Karen and Mark and nan to Charlotte, Michaella, Oliver, Zoe-Anne, Callum, Ryan, Sam and Nikki. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. A life taken in haste but remembered forever. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Clipston on Wednesday 22nd October at 2.00 p.m. followed by committal at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Air Ambulance may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


MARLOW - JEAN

Of Slawston passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her daughters on 1st October 2014, aged 87 years. Devoted wife of the late Alec, dearly loved mum of Gill, Julie and Jackie and a special nanny and great nanny. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Slawston on Tuesday, 14th October at 2.00pm followed by cremation at Kettering. No flowers please. Donations if desired for the MS Society and Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


McALEER - JAMES (JIM) LAWRENCE

formerly of Cropston (former proprietor of Scaleways) passed away on 10th October 2014 aged 97 years. Beloved husband of the late Florence, loving father of Pat, Eileen and the late Sylvia and a much loved grandpa and great-grandpa. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, Market Harborough on Thursday 23rd October at 10.00 am followed by a private burial later. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Dementia UK and CAFOD may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


McKNIGHT - MATT

The Funeral Service for Matt McKnight will take place at St Dionysius Church, Market Harborough on Friday 24th October at 12 noon. If everyone could wear a touch of red that would be nice as it was Matt's favourite colour. No flowers please. Donations towards a bench for the children can be sent to J Stamp & Sons. Cheques payable to J Stamp & Sons Charities Account.


MILLINGTON - BOB

of Peaker Park, passed peacefully away on 25th August 2014, aged 90 years. Will be sadly missed by his family and friends. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday 18th September at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for RSPCA may be made on line at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


MOORE - SYLVIA MARY BARRON

Passed away peacefully on 17th October 2014, aged 94 years. Loving wife of the late Frederick John Moore, much loved mother of Pauline, John and Kathleen. Sadly missed by grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Service of Thanksgiving at St Mary the Virgin, Weston-by-Welland on Friday, 31st October at 11.00am. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Air Ambulance (WNAA) and Dog’s Trust may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


NASH - PATRICIA (PAT)

passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 21st September 2014 aged 82 years. Will be greatly missed by her family and all her many friends. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 1st October at 12.45 p.m. Flowers or Donations for Dogs Trust may be made online www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent with any flowers to J. Stamp & Sons.


OVENS - IAN

of Houghton-on-the-Hill, fell asleep on 13th September 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital aged 52 years, bravely borne. Much loved son of Beryl and brother of Martine, Wayne and Suzie. Funeral Service at Gilroes Crematorium (West Chapel) on Thursday 25th September at 3.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK may be sent to J. Stamp & sons.


PARDOE - NICOLA (nee SULLIVAN)

of Market Harborough, formerly of Oadby, passed away peacefully at LOROS on 29th September 2014, aged 35 years. Much loved wife of Andy, beautiful daughter of Graham & Chris, adored sister of Andy and loving grandaughter of Bill & Joan. Will be greatly missed by her family and many friends. Funeral Service at St Peter's Church, Oadby on Friday 10th October at 12 Noon, followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for LOROS may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


POTHECARY - JOHN

Of Clipston, passed away peacefully at home on 10th September 2014 aged 83 years. He was loved and will be greatly missed by Dorothy, Martin, Jackie, Lyn, Peter, Laura and David. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 22nd September at 2.30 p.m. No flowers by request. Donations, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


REES - ELUNED ANN

passed away peacefully at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 27th September 2014, aged 104 years. Private cremation followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at Westcotes Congregational Church, Leicester on Wednesday 15th October at 3.00 p.m. Please wear bright colours. Donations, if desired, for Leicester Royal Infirmary, Ward 31 may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


RICKERS - RICHARD THOMAS TEMPLE

Formerly of Fairway, Market Harborough passed away at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Harlow on 10th September 2014, aged 83 years. Beloved husband of the late Joan, much loved father of Martin and Karen and loving grandad of Eleanor and Holly. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday, 6th October at 1.00pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Parkinson’s UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


ROBINSON - TOM

former prison officer of 39 years passed away peacefully at home in Stuart Road, Market Harborough after a short illness on 21st September 2014, aged 77 years. Much loved and respected husband of Nanette, dad and father in law of Mark & Marie and Scott & Shalom and loving papa of Annabelle, Jaron, Lewis and Ashleigh. A huge gap will be left in our lives by the loss of such a kind, generous and caring man. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday, 2nd October at 3.45pm. Flowers may be sent to J Stamp & Sons


SMITH - LILY

of Foxton died peacefully at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 24th September 2014, aged 91 years. Loving wife of John, dear mother of Kenneth, mother-in-law of Jeanette, nanny of Mark & Jenny and Sally & Mick and a loved great grandmother of Henry and Toby. Her kindness and love will be missed by all her family and friends. Funeral Service at St Andrew’s Church, Foxton on Tuesday 7th October at 2.30 p.m. followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


SPRAGG - PETER JOHN HENRY

formerly of 18 Chellaston Road, Wigston passed away on 15th October 2014, aged 85 years. Funeral Service at Gilroes Crematorium on Tuesday, 28th October at 3.15[m. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Dementia UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


STARKEY - SHAUN

passed away peacefully at home on 13th October 2014 aged 68 years. Beloved husband of Yvonne and loving father of Heidi and Lee. Much missed by son-in-law, daughter-in-law and grandchildren. Funeral service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 28th October at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Integrated Cancer Therapies (Corby) and Pancreatic Cancer UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


SWIFT - BRADENE HAROLD

of Hunters Lodge, Husbands Bosworth passed away at Kettering General Hospital on 14th September 2014 aged 84 years. Flowers or donations for RSPB may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


THURSTON - ROGER

Sadly passed away on 30th September 2014, aged 70 years. Beloved husband of Lesley, dad to Ben, Sam and Richard, loving grandad and great-grandad. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 13th October at 3.00 p.m. and afterwards at The Royalist, Western Avenue. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for British Heart foundation and Leicester Kidney Patients Association may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


VINES - DAVID

Of Little Bowden passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at St Luke’s Hospital Palliative Care Suite on 12th October 2014, aged 74 years. A dearly loved husband, dad, grandad and brother. Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Wednesday 22nd October 2014 at 12 Noon followed by burial at Market Harborough Cemetery. Flowers or donations for St Luke’s Hospital Palliative Care Suite may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


WALTON - PATRICIA MARY

of Great Oxendon. Passed away on 8th September 2014, aged 92 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday, 22nd September at 11.30am. Family flowers only, Donations if desired for Alzheimer's Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp and Sons


WARD - JIM

Passed away on 30th September 2014 aged 83 years. Dear husband of Joan, loving dad, grandad and great-grandad. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 13th October at 12 noon. Family flowers only. Donations for Dementia UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


WARD - VERA AGNES

Of Desborough, formerly of Market Harborough passed away on 6th October 2014, aged 95. Beloved wife of the late Jack, dear mother of John and Susan, mother-in-law of Sandra and Dave, much loved nan and great grandma. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 20th October at 12 noon. Family flowers only. Donations for Air Ambulance can be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


WHATELEY-KNIGHT, JOAN

of Glenfield passed away at Leicester Royal Infirmary after a short illness, on 15th October 2014, aged 92 years. Beloved wife of Richard, mother of Christopher and Philippa and devoted grannie of Rebecca, Peter and Alicia. Funeral Service at Gilroes Crematorium (East Chapel) on Monday, 27th October at 3.00pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Asthma UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


WOOTTON - MABEL

Beloved mum to Terry and family. Sadly passed away on 17th September 2014, aged 90 years. We will miss you more than you will ever know, but you are now reunited with dad. With all our love, Terry, Pat & family. Funeral Service at Gilroes Crematorium on Friday 26th September at 1.30 p.m. All flowers and enquiries to J. Stamp & Sons.