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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ALEXANDER - BASIL ‘BOB’

Of Market Harborough, passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 4th July 2014 aged 96 years. Loving and beloved husband of Pat, father of Richard and Clive, father-in-law of Rosemary, grandfather of Richard, Jonathan and Laura and great-grandfather of seven. Funeral Service at St. Dionysius’ Church, Market Harborough on Wednesday 16th July at 2.15 p.m., followed by cremation at Kettering. 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.


BAGLEY - MAX

of Tugby passed away at Glenfield Hospital on 18th July 2014, aged 76 years. Beloved father of Pat and a much loved father, grandfather and great grandfather. Will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral Service at Tugby Parish Church on Thursday 31st July at 2.00 p.m. followed by private cremation. No flowers by request. Donations in lieu of flowers for Glenfield Hospital 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.


BAND - EILEEN

of Great Easton, passed away suddenly on 3rd July 2014 at Northampton General Hospital, aged 90 years. Loving wife of the late Geoff, much loved mother of Jayne, Peter and Jacky, mother-in-law of Pam and Wayne and adored grandma and great-grandma. Funeral Service at Great Easton Parish Church on Tuesday 15th July at 2.30 p.m. followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Marie Curie Cancer Care may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


BOULTON - IDA

of Sibbertoft passed away on 7th August 2014, aged 94 years. Much loved sister of the late Albert, Cyril and John. Funeral Service at St Helen’s Church, Sibbertoft on Thursday 21st August at 11.00 a.m. followed by interment. Flowers or donations for R.A.B.I. may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


BUCKBY - MAVIS

of Desborough died suddenly on 18th August 2014 aged 82 years. Much loved mum of Neil and Ellen and Ian and Tracey, a loving grandma and great grandma and a dear friend of Howard. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday 28th August at 11.30 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations for British Heart Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


BUCKLAND-LARGE - WYN

formerly of Leicester passed away peacefully on 8th August 2014. Beloved wife of the late Peter and a much loved mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 22nd August at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Alzheimers’ Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


BURRELL - JIM

Formerly of Slawston, sadly passed away on Saturday 9th August 2014 aged 87 years. The funeral will take place on Tuesday 19th August at 11.00 am at All Saints Church, Slawston. Flowers or donations for Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


BUTLER - ADRIAN

Burial will take place at Ketton Park Green Burial Ground on Monday 4th August at 12 Noon followed by a Service to celebrate Adrian’s life at Market Harborough Congregational Church at 2.00 p.m. All friends welcome. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Medecins Sans Frontieres and Leicestershire MS Therapy Centre 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.


COLE - ELIZABETH (née Tooms)

on 13th July 2014, Liz died peacefully with her family around her, aged 53 years. Loving wife to Steve and devoted mum to James, Susannah, Andy, Tony and Ashley. A much loved daughter of Les and Muriel, sister to Isabel and John, and loving daughter-in-law to Janet and Gordon. Private cremation followed by a Thanksgiving Service for Liz’s life at Market Harborough Baptist Church on Tuesday 22nd July at 11.30 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK and Market Harborough Baptist Church may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


COOPER - MARY (née Deacon)

Of Great Bowden passed away on 10th July 2014 aged 82 years. Beloved wife of Alec and loving mother of David. All funeral enquiries to J Stamp & Sons


COWLEY - ENID ELIZABETH (nee Martin)

of Desborough, died suddenly but peacefully on 7th July 2014, aged 78 years. Wife of the late Charlie and loving mother of Julie and Susan and devoted nan and great nan. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 21st July at 12.45 p.m. Flowers to J Stamp & Sons.


CULLUM - ROSEMARY

Of Market Harborough passed peacefully away at Kettering General Hospital on 30th July 2014, aged 79 years. Wife of the late Gordon and loving mother and grandmother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday, 7th August at 10.30am. 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.


de GRAAFF - Theodorus Johannes Antonius

passed away at Peaker Park Care Village on 5th July 2014, aged 94 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 25th July at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dartford Sea Cadets may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


DEAKIN - MAVIS MARY

Of Kelmarsh Road, Clipston, formerly of Coventry passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 6th July 2014. Beloved wife of the late Bert. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Clipston on Friday, 1st August at 11.00 am followed by cremation at Canley Crematorium, Coventry. Family flowers only. Enquiries to J Stamp & Sons


DRAGE - DOUGLAS WILLIAM

Passed away at Cheaney Court Care Home on 9th July 2014, aged 92 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 18th July at 10.45 a.m. Flowers to J. Stamp & Sons.


EGGLESDEN - ANNE

1937 – 2014 Who passed away on 2nd July 2014. Loving and devoted wife to Alan. “With the Lord there is steadfast love”. (Psalm 130:7) Funeral Service at Holy Trinity Church, Rothwell on Wednesday 16th July at 11.30 a.m., followed by cremation at Kettering. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cransley Hospice may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons


FEATON - JULIE ELIZABETH

of Bath Street, Market Harborough passed away suddenly at Kettering General Hospital aged 52 years. Loving partner of Mark, much loved mother of Becky, daughter of the late Joyce and Jim and sister of the late Jeffrey. Funeral Service at St. Hugh's Church, Market Harborough on Wednesday 23rd July at 2.45 p.m., followed by committal at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for MS Society and Diabetes UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


FOSTER - JOHN

Of Great Bowden, passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 31st July 2014, aged 84 years. Loving father of Nigel, Antony and the late David, father-in-law of Carol and Lyn and much loved grandad of Rebecca, Jonathan and Hannah. One of life’s characters and true Yorkshireman who will be sadly missed. Funeral Service at Great Bowden Parish Church on Thursday, 14th August at 2.30pm followed by interment. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


FOSTER - JUDITH ANN

of Market Harborough passed peacefully away at The Willows Nursing Home on 18th July 2014, aged 62 years. Beloved mother of Sally and a much loved grandmother, sister and aunt. Cremation at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Friday 25th July at 10.30 a.m. followed by Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Baptist Church at 11.30 a.m. All friends welcome. 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


FOWLS - FRED

Of Hallaton passed peacefully away at home on 30th July 2014, aged 82 years. Beloved brother of Doris, uncle and great uncle. Funeral Service at Hallaton Parish Church on Friday, 8th August at 12.00 noon followed by interment. Flowers or donations for St Luke’s Hospital may be sent to J Stamp & Sons,


GORDON - JOHN (JOHNNY)

Of Desborough, died peacefully on 28th July 2014 aged 83 years. Adoring husband and best friend of Pat, dearly loved father of Philip and Teresa, and father-in-law of Maggie and John. Dearest and proud grandad of Joe, Chris, Noah and Phoebe. John was much respected friend to the extended family. Rest in peace, my darling. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 11th August at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The British Deaf Association may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


HANDFORD - NANCY PHYLLIS

formerly of Wilbarston and beloved wife of the late Peter, passed away peacefully on Monday 14th July, aged 94 with her family present. Much loved mother of Mark, Lynn and Paul, grandmother of six and great grandmother of three. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 28th July at 1.00 p.m. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, to the RNLI or RSPB may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


HUGHES - CONNIE

Of Welford, formerly of Warrington, passed peacefully away in hospital on 2nd August 2014, aged 89 years surrounded by her family. Much loved mother of Shirley and a much loved and missed grandmother and great grandmother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday, 20th August at 1.30pm. Flowers may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


KEIGHTLEY - SHIRLEY ANN

of Market Harborough, formerly Caldecott, passed away at Peaker Park on 10th August 2014, aged 79 years. Beloved wife of the late David, loving mother of Paul, Denise and Valerie, mother in law of Paula, Steve and Mark, a much loved ‘Nan’ of Andrew, Aimee, Rebecca and Emma and ‘Great Nana’ of Deighton and Casper. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 19th August at 12.45 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Air Ambulance (DLRAA) may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


KILBOURN - KENNETH (KEN)

of Kibworth passed peacefully away on 18th July 2014, aged 80 years. Beloved husband of Pam, much loved father of Steph, Chris, Nigel & Sue and loving grandad of Sam, Ben, Liam & Hollie. Funeral Service at St Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on Wednesday 30th July at 11.15 a.m. followed by cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the British Red Cross and the Royal British Legion may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


KYLE - MARJORIE (nee Burdett)

Of Little Bowden, formerly of Bringhurst. Passed away peacefully at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 25th July 2014 aged 87 years. Wife of the late John, loving mum of Richard and the late Tony, mother in law of June, much loved nan of Oliver, Joshua and William and great nan of Harry. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday, 5th August at 1.45pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for the Leicester Royal Infirmary (Ward 19) may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


LEWINGTON - MARY ARBON

devoted wife of the late Fred, formerly of Bentburn House, New Parks passed away peacefully at Diamond House Nursing Home, Leicester on 5th August 2014, aged 90 years. Funeral Service at Gilroes Crematorium (West Chapel) on Monday, 18th August at 3.15pm. Flowers and enquiries to J Stamp & Sons,


LOMAS - GEORGE EDWARD

of Oadby passed away on 10th July 2014. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday, 21st July at 3.00pm. Family flowers only. Enquiries to J Stamp & Sons


MANNING - BRIAN DAVID

Formerly of East Farndon. Passed peacefully away on Thursday 17th July 2014, aged 79 years. Partner of the late Trina and very dear friend to Loretta and Nick and son Luke, Larry and Ellen and daughter Alexis. Very dear friend of Rita and Gordon, Val and Kerry and Doreen. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 29th July 2014 at 12.00 noon. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for the Alzheimer’s Society and Cancer Research UK may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


McDONALD - ROLAND 'MAC'

of Kibworth, passed peacefully away at home on 12th July 2014, aged 84 years. Beloved husband of Terry and loving father of Janice, Paul, Phillip, Anthony, Peter, Andrew and the late Julie. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 23rd July at 12.45 p.m. All friends welcome. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Help for Heroes may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons. Nulli Secundus


MOORE - ALICE

of East Carlton Park died on 7th July 2014. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday, 17th July at 3.00pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Lakelands Hospice may be sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors


NEWBOLD - Michael Allen

Born Leicester, latterly of Kibworth, passed away peacefully on 13th August 2014 aged 72 years. Much loved brother of Marilyn Pinger and dear uncle of Darryl and Daniela. Committal at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday 21st August at 12.45 p.m., followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at St. Wilfrid's Church, Kibworth at 1.45 p.m. Flowers and enquires to J. Stamp & sons.


RICH - ROSEMARY MARGARET

Of Corby, formerly of Market Harborough passed away at home on 9th July 2014, aged 71 years. Much loved sister-in-law of Morag and dear auntie of Robert and Steven. Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Tuesday, 29th July at 2.30pm followed by committal at Kettering Crematorium. Flowers or donations for the Church may be sent to J Stamp & Sons


ROCHFORD - WILLIAM JOSEPH (BILLY)

Beloved husband of Violet, of Park Drive, Market Harborough passed away peacefully at St Luke’s Hospital on 27th July 2014, aged 77 years. Will be sadly missed by his friends, neighbours and 'Rosie'. Coffin to be received into Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, Market Harborough on Thursday 31st July at 7.00 p.m. Funeral Mass on Friday 1st August at 10.00 a.m. followed by committal at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Rainbows Hospice may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors.


STANMORE - DERRICK JAMES

passed away on 10th July 2014, aged 56. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday, 30th July at 10.00am. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to J Stamp & Sons


STREET - SUSAN

of Market Harborough, passed away peacefully at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 21st July 2014 aged 70 years. Beloved wife of Bill, mother of Nicholas, mother-in-law of Mandy, grandma of Gemma, Ryan and Daniel, daughter of Richard & Phyllis Coles and sister of Richard. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday 31st July at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations for the Renal Unit at Leicester General Hospital may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


SWORD - DIANA

Died after a long illness on 7 August. Born 18 March 1925. Loving wife of the late Michael, mother of Robert, David and Emma and a grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral to take place at St. Andrew’s Church, Great Easton at 2.30 pm on Wednesday 27 August. No flowers please, but donations for the Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


TANSER - BERNARD JOHN

of North Kilworth passed away peacefully at Glenfield Hospital on 7th August 2014, aged 83 years. Beloved husband of Florrie, much loved father of Nigel and father-in-law of Sylvia. Funeral Service at St Andrew’s Church, North Kilworth on Friday 15th August at 10.30 a.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.


TAYLOR - MAVIS

Of Paddock Court, Market Harborough, formerly of Great Bowden. Passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 18th July 2014, aged 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Jack, devoted mum of Ted, Julie and Ruth, dear mother-in-law of Angie, Dave and Richard, much loved grandma and a very special great grandma Mavis. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday, 31st July at 10.45am. No mourning clothes please. No flowers by request. Donations if desired for the Air Ambulance may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


TWYNHAM - ELLEN (nee Freeman)

Of Pegasus Court, formerly of Haselbech passed peacefully away on 30th July 2014, aged 93 years. Wife of the late Reg. Funeral Service at Haselbech Parish Church on Tuesday, 12th August at 2.30pm 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


VALE - ELLEN MAY

of Goward Street, Market Harborough, passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 12th August 2014, aged 93 years. Wife of the late Arthur, mother of Michael, Richard, Elizabeth and David, grandmother of five and great-grandmother of six. Much loved and sadly missed. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday 2nd September at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Market Harborough Medical Centre may be set to J. Stamp & Sons.


VAUGHAN - EILEEN

formerly of Sandringham Way, Market Harborough died peacefully on 5th July 2014, aged 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Frank, loving mother of Stephen and Frances and a much loved grandma of Anthony and Jeremy. Service of Thanksgiving at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Friday, 18th July at 1.00pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for The Eating Disorders Association may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


VOSE - SYLVIA DOROTHY

passed away at The Willows Nursing Home on 17th July 2014, aged 86 years. Funeral Service at Counties Crematorium, Northampton on Wednesday 30th July at 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Alzheimers' Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


WALDRON - YVONNE

of Lutterworth, passed away on 14th July 2014, aged 81 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 28th July at 10.45 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for LOROS may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


WESTON - BRIDGET ANN

Much loved wife of Adrian, loving mother of Tom and Alex and devoted grandmother of James and Ellen. Died peacefully at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester on 31 July 2014. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends for the love and kindness she liberally bestowed on them all. Funeral at Our Lady of Victories, Fairfield Road, Market Harborough on Monday 11 August 2014 at 1.30pm. No donations, but she loved flowers.


WOOD - JOHN WILLIAM

Of Great Bowden formerly of Market Harborough. Passed away peacefully at St Luke’s Hospital on 21st July 2014, aged 71 years. Beloved husband of Eva, loving father of Christine, Richard, Stephen and Greg and much loved grandad of Sonney and Dillon. Love you always, rest peacefully. All funeral enquiries to J Stamp & Sons