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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BARTLETTE - SHEILA

Died peacefully after a short illness at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 24th August 2014, aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Richard and mother of Richard and the late Nicholas. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, Market Harborough on Thursday, 11th September at 10.00am followed by cremation. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Lifeboats and RNIB may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons,


BOTT - STANLEY IVOR

Passed away peacefully on 26th August 2014, aged 90 years. Sadly missed by his daughters Maxine, Janice, Sally and the late Sharron and families. Loving grandad and great-grandad. Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Wednesday, 10th September at 1.30pm followed by burial at Market Harborough Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations if desired for British Heart Foundation may be 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.


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.


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.


COLEMAN - SHIRLEY

of Rothwell, passed away at her home on Friday 22nd August 2014 aged 78 years. Life-long friend and companion of Pamela. Sister, aunt, great-aunt, godmother, neighbour and a very dear friend to so many. She will be dreadfully missed by us all. God bless you Shirley. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday 4th September at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only Donations, if desired, for Marie Curie Cancer Care and Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


DRAYCOTT - TERRY

of Paddock Lane, Desborough, passed away in his mother’s arms surrounded by his family on 19th August 2014 aged 33 years. Beloved son of Valerie and Tim, dear brother of Michael and Alina and caring uncle of Dominic Horace. Funeral Service at Desborough Baptist Church on Friday 5th September at 11.00 am followed by interment. Flowers or donations for Dogs for the Disabled may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


EASDEN - MICHAEL PATRICK

Of Kibworth died suddenly at home on 17th August 2014, aged 75. Beloved husband of Margaret, father of John, Paul and James, father in law of Jocelyn and Marianne and grandfather to Olivia, Shaun, Kieran, Charlotte, Jackson, Luke and Rosie. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, Market Harborough on Monday, 1st September at 12.00 noon followed by cremation at Kettering. No flowers please. Donations if desired for British Heart Foundation 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.


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,


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.


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.


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


HAMMOND - PAMELA WINIFRED

passed away on 3rd September 2014, aged 85 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 15th September at 10.45 a.m. No donations, flowers 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.


HARDMAN - MARJORIE JEAN

passed away at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 20th August 2014 after a short illness. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday 9th September at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for RSPCA and Air Ambulance may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


HAYNES - ELIZABETH (BETTY)

of Welford, passed away peacefully at Peaker Park Care Village on 18th August 2014, aged 86 years. Mother of David, mother-in-law of Isobel, grandma of Helen and David and great-grandma of James and Alice. Funeral Service at St. Mary the Virgin, Welford on Thursday 4th September at 11.00 a.m. followed by interment. 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.


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.


HOWELL - RICHARD DAVID

of Market Harborough, formerly of Poole, Dorset, passed away peacefully at The Willows Nursing Home after a long illness on 24th August 2014, aged 83 years. Beloved husband of Auriol, much loved father of David and John and a loving grandad of Katie and Jake. All funeral enquiries 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.


JACKSON - SUSAN LINDA

of Brixworth passed peacefully away in hospital on 26th August 2014, aged 65 years. Beloved wife of David and much loved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Service at The Counties Crematorium, Milton Malsor on Friday, 5th September at 4.15pm. 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.


JEFFERY - JEAN

of Knighton Fields Road East, passed away on 17th August 2014 aged 70 years. A best friend, loving mum and gran of Elizabeth, Helen, Paul, Tony, Charlotte and Sophie. She will be sadly missed by all of her family and many friends. Funeral Service at Gilroes Crematorium on Friday 5th September at 1.45 p.m. No black mourning clothes please. Flowers or donations for British Heart Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or 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.


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,


MAUGHAN - NORMAN

formerly of Barnsley and Brighouse, passed away at Kettering General Hospital on 5th September 2014 aged 81 years. Much loved husband of Pat, father of Dianne, Andrea, Stephen, Ian, Heather, Jane, Mark and their partners, adored grandad and great-grandad. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 17th September at 3.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for British Heart Foundation may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


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.


PAIN - EDWARD

of Lubenham. Much loved and very loved husband of Diane, father of Lee, Gregory, Marcus and Blake, father-in-law of Annette, Stephanie and Mia, grandpa of Harrison, Toby and Miles. Passed away peacefully on Saturday 23rd August 2014. Always remembered, never forgotten, forever in our hearts. Family flowers only. Donations for LOROS and all funeral enquiries 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.


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.


THOMPSON - SYDNEY

passed away peacefully at home in Marshall Court, Market Harborough with his wife and daughter at his side on 22nd August 2014, aged 87 years. Beloved husband of Cynthia, adored father of Adana & Paul and very much loved grandad of Jamie, Amanda and Josh. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday, 5th September at 10.00am. Family flower only. Donations,if desired,for St Luke's Hospital may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


TOMKINS - ERIC

of Market Harborough passed peacefully away in hospital on 4th September 2014 aged 91 years surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Rene, much loved father of Michael and Julie, father in law of Monique and Pete and grandfather of Steven and Katie. Funeral Service at Market Harborough Congregational Church on Monday 15th September at 12.15pm followed by interment. 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


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.


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.


WHITTALL - ZACHARY ALEXANDER JAMES

of Great Oxendon, died in a collision on 19th August 2014 aged 21 years. Son of Cathy & Peter, brother of Connor & Angus and grandson of Vincent. Funeral Service at St. Dionysius' Church, Market Harborough on Wednesday 3rd September at 12.15 p.m., followed by cremation at Kettering. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for BRAKE may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons