J Stamp & Sons - Funeral Directors, Market Harborough, Leicestershire
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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.

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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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ADCOCK - PETER

of Market Harborough passed away on 29th May 2016, aged 64 years. Much loved father of Ben and Alexa, grandfather of Charlie, Chloe and Bonnie, loving son of Marjorie and brother of Richard and Veronica. Private cremation. Service of Thanksgiving at St. Dionysius Church, Market Harborough on Wednesday 15th June at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the MS Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


ARCHER - JULIE

of Market Harborough passed away on 15th June 2016, aged 44 years. Julie was mother to Jack and Sydney and sister of John and will be very sadly missed by all her friends and family. May she rest in peace. A Funeral Service will be held at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday 30th June at 1:30pm. Family flowers only. All enquiries to J. Stamp & Sons


ASHBY - PETER WILLIAM

Passed away peacefully at home on 11th June 2016, after a long illness aged 73. Sadly missed by long time partner Denise, leaving sister Pat & brother-in-law Kev. Father of Lee & daughter-in-law Jayne. Daughter Michelle & son-in-law Matt and grandfather of Liam, Kayleigh, Harry & Molly.Funeral Service at St. Dionysius' Church, Market Harborough on Friday 24th June at 11.00am, followed by interment at Market Harborough Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Help for Heroes may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


BARWICK - MICHAEL JOHN

Passed away peacefully on 7th May 2016, aged 77. Much loved husband of Margaret, loving father of Joanne, father in law to Andrew and grandfather to Megan. Funeral Service at Market Harborough Methodist Church on Friday 20th May at 12.30 p.m. followed by cremation at Kettering Crematorium. 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.


BATES - STANLEY CHARLES

of Perkins Close, Market Harborough (late of Glenkindie Lodge Residential Home) passed away peacefully on 16 June 2016, aged 92 years. Beloved husband of the late Kathleen, much loved father of Susan, Michael and the late Pamela and a loving grandad and great grandad. Family flowers only. All enquiries and donations, if desired for Dementia UK to J Stamp & Sons


BREEZE - ANDREW MARK (ANDY)

Of Kibworth, formerly Market Harborough, passed away at home after a long illness on 6th June 2016 aged 52 years. A much loved dad, son, brother, uncle and friend. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 14th June at 2.15 pm. 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


BREWSTER - DOREEN MABEL

passed away 26th May 2016. "The express train is making an unscheduled stop to take mum home to her loving mum Elsie, dad Walter, sister Doris, brother Arthur. All together again. God bless." A special stop for a special mum x Leaving behind her three devoted sons until the end, Garry, Mark and Andre, a special mother in law to Fran and Hazel and so missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Love to you always mum xxx Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday, 17th June at 12.15pm. Flowers or donations for Alzheimer's Society may be sent to J Stamp & Sons


BROWN - RAYNEE

of Kibworth, formerly Leicester, died suddenly at home on 7th May 2016. Loving sister of Linsay, Wayne and Reede. Funeral Service at St Wilfrid's Church, Kibworth on Tuesday 24th May at 12 noon followed by burial at Kibworth Cemetery. Donations, if desired, for British Red Cross may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk. Alternatively, flowers or donations may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


CHILDS - THOMAS LEONARD (TOM)

Passed peacefully away on 26th May 2016, aged 92 years. Dearest husband of Mavis, much loved father of Kathryn and the late John, grandad of Victoria, Benjamin and Thomas and great grandad of Cameron, Daisy, Jacob and Amelie. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 6th June at 10.45 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the British Heart Foundation may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


CLARKE - OLIVE

formerly of Great Bowden, died peacefully on 17th June 2016 aged 103 years. Beloved wife of the late Roy, much loved mum of Isabella and Graham, devoted nanna of Annette and Helen and grand-nanna of Elliot, Orson and Owen. Funeral Service at Market Harborough Congregational Church on Friday 8th July at 2.15 p.m. followed by cremation at Kettering. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Market Harborough Congregational Church may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


COCKERILL - STANLEY JOHN

of Market Harborough died suddenly at home on 16th May 2016, aged 84 years. Beloved husband of Faith and father to Richard and Paul. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 3rd June at 11.30 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Market Harborough Gardening Club may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


CORKILL - MARILYN

peacefully at home on 6th June 2016.. Beloved wife and mother to Jim, Nicola and William, grandmother to Alice, James and (expected soon) Gugulethu Marilyn. Thanksgiving Service at St Mary the Virgin, Welford on Friday 17th June at 2.00 pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Multiple System Atrophy Trust may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


ESSEX - IRENE JOAN (DIMPS)

Passed away on 25th May 2016, aged 90 years after a short illness. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Wilbarston on Monday 13th June at 12 Noon. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for All Saints Church, Wilbarston may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


FENWICK - COLIN

Of Theddingworth passed away on 1st June 2016, aged 77 years. Much loved partner of Sonia, loving dad of Sean, Donna and Robert. Loved by Amy and Wayne, beloved father in law and grandad. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Theddingworth on Thursday, 16 June at 3.30pm. The family kindly request no mourning clothes. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Intensive Care at Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester Autistic Society may be sent to J Stamp & Sons


GRAY - GLADYS (FORMERLY CRABB)

Passed away peacefully on 9th June 2016, aged 84 years. Wife of the late Gordon Gray and the late Robert Crabb, much loved mother of Derek and Ian and loving nana of Nadine, Emma, Lloyd and Tom. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday, 20th June at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Market Harborough & District Stroke Club may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


HERRING - MICHAEL FRANK

formerly of North Kilworth passed peacefully away on 28th May 2016, aged 77 years. Beloved husband of Jane, loving father of David and Adam and a much loved granddad. Funeral Service at St Andrew's Church, North Kilworth on Friday 10th June at 3.00 p.m. followed by interment in the churchyard. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance and Help for Heroes may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


HICKEY - TERRY

of Market Harborough, formerly Leicester, passed away peacefully on 6th June 2016 aged 94 years. Dear husband of the late Pat and a much loved father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Service of Committal at Gilroes Crematorium on Monday 20th June at 10.45 a.m., followed immediately by a celebration of his life at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Market Harboroughat 12.30 p.m. All flowers and enquiries to J. Stamp & Sons.


HOLLANDS - JACK EDWARD

Passed away on 7th May 2016, aged 94 years. Beloved husband of the late Joan, much loved father of Carolyn and Sue, grandfather of Sarah, Katie and Daniel and great grandfather of Jack, Harry, Effie and Matilda. Funeral Service at St John the Baptist Church, East Farndon on Wednesday 25th May at 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for National Osteoporosis Society and East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS Charitable Fund) may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


JARMAN - ZENA

Of Market Harborough, passed away on 20th May 2016 aged 87 years. Loving wife of the late Ken, much loved mother of Robert, Brian, Neil and Mark and a devoted grandma and great-grandma. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday 7th June at 1.45 pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Air Ambulance may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


JOHNSON - NORAH

Of Welford passed away peacefully on 13th June 2016, aged 88 years. Loving cousin, aunty, godmother and friend. Will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Service at Welford Congregational Chapel on Wednesday, 29th June at 1.45pm followed by cremation at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations if desired for the British Heart Foundation may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


KATHLEEN SHEPHERD

03.03.1921 - 13.06.2016 Loving mother to Michael, David, Jacky and Carol. Mother-in-law to Deryn, Carolynne, Wallise and Jan. Loving granny to Rachel, Ben & Jo, Hannah & Dan, Nathan & Abi, Tamara & Joe, Chloe & Robin, Marek, Janina & Andy, Marisha & Lloyd and Natasha, great granny to Maddison and Jessica and loving aunt to Jill & Russell. Sleeping in peace in Jehovah's memory. Private family Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium followed by Memorial Service at Kingdom Hall, Springfield Street, Market Harborough on Tuesday 28th June at 1.15pm. Family flowers only. All enquiries to J. Stamp & Sons.


KELLY - SUSAN ISOBEL (nee PRIDMORE)

Of Lubenham passed away on 8th May 2016, aged 76 years. Wife of the late Greg, mother of Deirdre, Kathleen, Rosemary and Suzanne and grandmother of Florence, Madeleine, Jemima, Connor and Claudia. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, Market Harborough on Friday 27th May at 10.30 a.m. followed by committal at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Saltpond Education Project may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


KEMPSTER - JOYCE

Passed away peacefully at her home in East Langton on 16th May 2016, aged 95 years. Wife of the late Ted, much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Service at St Wilfrid's Church, Kibworth on Wednesday, 1st June at 11.00am followed by interment at Kibworth Cemetery. Flowers or donations for PDSA can be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


LEWIN – ROGER HOWARD

at home 3rd May 2016 aged 74 years. At rest. Much loved son of the late Howard & Florrie, loving brother of Christina & John McMillan, uncle of Tim and Jamie and their families. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 1st June at 1.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cransley Hospice may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


MAXFIELD - ROY

Of Thorpe Langton passed away peacefully on 8th May 2016, aged 83 years. Dearly loved husband of Peggy, much loved father of Angela and Jeremy, dear father-in-law of Rica and loving grandad of Elena. Funeral Service at St Leonard’s Church, Thorpe Langton on Friday, 27th May at 1.45pm followed by private cremation. Family flowers only, donations if desired for NET Patient Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


MERCER-JONES, ALAN ROY

Of North Kilworth passed away on 19th June 2016, aged 91 years. Dearly beloved husband of Rita, pa of Laura and Hugh and grandpa of Megan and Sam. Funeral Service at Countesthorpe Crematorium on Wednesday, 6th July 2016 at 1.00pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for RNLI Lifeboats may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors


NEAL - JOAN IVY

Passed away peacefully on the eve of her 83rd birthday on Friday 27th May. Reunited with her devoted husband Sidney. Loving Mum of Alicia and Sandra, much loved Mother-in-law of Syd and Roy, adored Nan of James, Richard, Rachael, Luke, Ellen-Marie, Lauren, Mark, Philippa, Georgina and Great Grandma of Leo, Arthur and Ivy. Funeral Service at St, John the Baptist Church, Glooston on Thursday 9th June at 10.15 followed by cremation at Kettering. Family flowers only. Donations for Glosston Village Hall may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


NEAL - SHIRLEY (nee MUNTON)

Passed peacefully away after a short illness on 12th May 2016, aged 81 years. Loving mum of Tim, Shane and Marvin, devoted nanna to Tizzy and Shana and much missed by Rachel, Phillip and children. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday 25th May at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Macular Society may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


OWEN - CHRISTOPHER HERBERT

Christopher Herbert QPM, retired Police Chief Superintendent and former Commander of Leicester City Central Division, beloved father of Christopher and Jennifer and devoted grandfather of Scott, Samantha and Naomi, passed away peacefully on 18th May 2016, aged 92. Funeral Service to be held at St Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth, Leicestershire on Monday 6th June at 3.00 pm, followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations for the Alzheimer’s Society and COPS (Care of Police Survivors) may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


PARISH - RAY

A huge gap has been left in our lives after the passing of Ray. A very much loved husband to Lesley, a wonderful father to Steve and Tina, and grandfather. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 31st May at 12 noon. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


PEPPER - JOAN EDNA

of Peaker Park Care Village passed away on 2nd June 2016, aged 79 years. Funeral Service at Peterborough Crematorium on Tuesday 14th June at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Peaker Park Resident's Social Fund may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


RAYBOULD - ROSEMARY

Died peacefully at The Willows on 23rd May 2016 aged 74 years. Devoted wife of Peter and mother of Harley, Stuart and the late Nigel. Committal Service at Kettering Crematorium for close family and friends. Service of Thanksgiving and celebration for Rosemary’s life to be held at St. Dionysius Church on Thursday 9th June at 2.00 p.m. to which all are welcome to attend. No flowers please but donations for Bloodwise (formerly the Leukaemia Research Fund) and the Air Ambulance Service may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.The family wish to thank The Willows for the professional, caring and dignified manner in which they looked after Rosemary.


ROBERTS - ALBERT JAMES

of Kibworth, formerly Fleckney, passed away on 25th May 2016, aged 95 years. A dearly loved husband of Audrey. Funeral Service at Kibworth Methodist Church on Friday 17th June at 2.00 p.m. followed by cremation at Countesthorpe. No flowers by request. Donations, if desired, for the Old School Surgery, Kibworth may be sent to J.Stamp & Sons.


RUTHVEN - STUART FALCONER

Of Market Harborough passed away peacefully on 13th May 2016, aged 61 years. Beloved husband of Valerie, loving father of Shellie and Nicola, stepfather of Jason and Clare, father in law of Adie, cherished grandfather of Jamie, Bradley, Samuel and Oliver, son of Isabel and the late James and a loving brother and uncle. Funeral Service at Market Harborough Congregational Church on Wednesday, 1st June at 2.30pm followed by cremation at Kettering Crematorium. 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.


SAUNDERS - MILDRED MAY

Wife of the late Alf, died peacefully on 8th May 2016 in her 95th year. Will be sadly missed. A loving mum, grandma and great-grandma. Many thanks to the staff at Kibworth Court Residential Home for their care and kindness during her final years. Funeral Service at St. Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on Monday 23rd May at 3.00pm, followed by interment at Kibworth Cemetery. Donations, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk. Alternatively, flowers or donations may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


WHITE - DAVID (CHALKY)

of Market Harborough passed away peacefully on 7th June 2016, aged 72 years. Very much loved dad of Debbie, father-in-law of Dave and G-Man of James and Willem. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday, 27th June at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only.