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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BAIRD - NOEL ALEXANDER

22.12.1935 – 21.08.2016 Beloved husband of Anne, formerly of Kibworth Beauchamp, died peacefully in his sleep at the Grange Nursing Home, Saddington after a battle with dementia. Funeral Service at Countesthorpe Crematorium on Monday, 12th September at 11.00am. No flowers by request. Donations for Dementia Harborough may be sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors.


BELLAMY - PHILIP

of Market Harborough passed away peacefully at home on 10th September 2016, aged 77. Loving husband of Janice, caring father of Stephen and Dean and proud grandad of Jack. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 20th September at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for NRAS (National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society) may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


BISHOP (NEE WILFORD) - DOROTHY MARGARET

Of Barton Seagrave formerly of Thornby passed away peacefully after a short illness on 23rd August 2016, aged 73 years. Beloved wife of David, much loved mother of Sarah and devoted grandma of James and Jessica and great grandma of Kingsley. Funeral Service at St Helen’s Church, Thornby on Monday, 5th September at 12.30pm followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for the Centenary Wing, Kettering General Hospital may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons


BROMHALL – CHRISTINE

of Gretton, passed away at Kettering General Hospital on 8th September 2016 aged 69 years. Much loved wife of Philip and mother of Jonathan and Debbie. Funeral Service at St. James’ the Great, Gretton on Wednesday 28th September at 1.00pm, followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for St. James’ Church and Meningitis Research Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


CHAMBERS - SHEILA MARY

of Desborough passed away peacefully at Churchill Hospital, Oxford on 11th September 2016, aged 74 years. Beloved wife of John, mother of Helen & Ollie, Richard & Yvonne, grandma of Rebecca and Emma and sister of Rita. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 26th September at 3.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK may be sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors.


COLES - MARJORIE EILEEN

Of Desborough, passed away peacefully at Cheaney Court Care Home on 17th August 2016 aged 91 years. Beloved wife of Harry and much loved auntie of Linda & Mick, and Ann & Graham. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday 30th August at 3.15 pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for British Heart Foundation may be sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors, 15 Kettering Road, Market Harborough LE16 8AN Tel: 01858 462524


CUNNINGHAM - RAY

Passed away suddenly at home after a short illness on 6th September 2016, aged 55 years. Loving husband of Shaz, devoted dad to Sammy and Mike and son of Mary. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 21st September 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


FORDHAM - BESS

Passed away on 22nd August 2016 aged 74 years. Beloved wife of John, loving mother of Alan, Richard, Rachael and Tracey, and much loved grandmother of Jake, Ben, Dan, Kitty, Millie, Harry and Billy. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium on Friday 2nd September at 3.15 pm followed by a Celebration of her Life at The Three Swans Hotel, Market Harborough. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or forwarded to J. Stamp & Sons


FRANCIS - BARBARA JEAN (BUNTY)

formerly of Leicester and Clipston passed away peacefully at Sibbertoft Manor Nursing Home on 9th August 2016, aged 95 years. Beloved wife of the late John, dearly loved and devoted mother of Wendy and Andrew, mother-in-law of Tony and Anna, much loved grandmother of Christopher and a dear aunt. The Funeral Service will be held at All Saints Church, Clipston on Tuesday 23rd August at 12 Noon followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Cats Protection League may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons


FRY - PEGGY BEATRICE

Of Walcot Road, Market Harborough, sadly passed away on 29th August 2016, aged 89 years. Dearly beloved mum of Bob & Sue and Garry & Sue, loving nan and great-grandma and dear sister of Frank & Sheila. Reunited with her mum and dad. Rest in Peace. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday, 9th September at 3.15pm. Flowers may be sent to J Stamp & Sons


GARTON - DAVID WALTER

Passed away peacefully on 24th August 2016, aged 67 years. Loving brother and uncle. Will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday, 5th September at 3.00pm. Family flower only. Donations for the Mosaic Charity – Overstrand Bungalows may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


GROOM - DOREEN

Passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 13th September 2016, aged 88 years. Wife of the late Edwin. Beloved mother of Peter, Claire and Louella. Grandmother of Jordan, Aidan and Emma. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 27th September at 12 noon. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Arthritis Research UK and Cancer Research UK may sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


HADDON - MICHAEL (MICK)

of Market Harborough, passed away on 19th August 2016 aged 77 years. Beloved husband of Bid, loving father of Mandy, Lisa and Richard, grandfather of Sam, Joe, Luke, Amy, Ethan and Poppie, and great grandfather of Alfie. Funeral service at All Saints Church, Lubenham on Friday 2nd September at 10.15 a.m., followed by cremation. 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.


HOLLINGSWORTH - WINIFRED ANNE

Passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 31st August 2016, aged 87 years. Beloved wife of Jack, mother of Tim and Mark and cherished grandmother. Funeral Service at St Giles Church, Medbourne on Monday 19th September at 1.30 p.m. Flowers welcome. Donations for the British Heart Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


JOHNSON - RITA

Of Brooklands Gardens, formerly Jubilee Gardens, passed away at home on 26th August 2016 aged 67 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday 15th September at 12.45 pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for St Dionysius Church, Market Harborough may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


LEE - MARY (nee NAYLOR)

passed away peacefully at home on 20th August 2016, aged 79 years. Loving mother and nanna. Funeral Service at Countesthorpe Crematorium on Friday, 9th September at 12.15pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Marie Curie Cancer Care and LOROS may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


LEWIN - DEREK

Of "The Firs", Arnesby, passed away on Wednesday, 14th September 2016, aged 78, after a short illness. There is a Requiem Mass for Derek at St Nicholas Church, Fleckney on Sunday 25th September at 5.00pm. The funeral service will be held at St Andrew's Church, Foxton on Monday, 26th September at 10.00am. Followed by private burial. No flowers please. Any donations to the Fleckney School Association, and to Friends of Kilby Primary School. Donations may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


LEWIN - SYLVIA ELLEN

Of Little Bowden passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 4th September 2016, aged 79 years. Loving wife of the late Eric. Remembered fondly by all of her family and friends. Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Friday 16th September at 2.15 p.m. followed by cremation at Kettering. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for St Nicholas Church may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


MAIDEN - RONALD WALTER

Passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday 10th August aged 91 years. Loving father of Beryl and Jane and a much loved grandad, great grandad and great great grandad. Funeral Service to be held at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 22nd August at 2.30 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Kettering General Hospital Special Care Baby Unit may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


MILLER - JANE

Sadly Jane passed away peacefully at home with her family on 9th September 2016, aged 66 years. A loving wife to John and sister to Beryl. Adored aunty, great aunty and great-great aunty who will be greatly missed. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday, 27th September at 2.15pm. Friends welcome. Family flowers only. Donations for Kettering Hospital – Special Care Baby Unit and Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors.


MORRIS - DENNIS MEIRION (TAFFY)

passed away suddenly but peacefully at his home in Market Harborough on 23rd August 2016, aged 85 years. Loving husband of the late Edith, father of Ted, Glynis, Richard, Louisa and Maria, father in law, grandad and great grandad will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Service at St Dionysius Church, Market Harborough on Tuesday 6th September at 11.00 a.m. followed by interment. Flowers may be sent to J Stamp & Sons,.


MYRTON - RICHARD (DICK)

Of Market Harborough, formerly Wellingborough, died on 26th August 2016 aged 79 years. Much loved husband of Sue and father of the late Bruce. A Celebration of his Life will be held at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 14th September at 11.15 am. No flowers please. Donations if desired for RSPB and Air Ambulance (DLRAA) may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


RIPPIN - BETTY

Of Astley Close, Market Harborough passed away peacefully at Peaker Park Care Home, on 21st September 2016, aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Ken, much loved mother of Glenn and Guy, mother-in-law of Isobel and Sue, loving grandma of Amy, Tom, Oliver, Joe, Adam and Emma and great-grandma of Alfie. Committal Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday, 3rd October at 10.30am followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Baptist Church at 11.30am. Family flowers only, donations if desired for the Baptist Church may be sent to J Stamp & Sons


SAUNDERS - PAUL

left this life on 10th August 2016. Devoted husband to Gloria, loving father of Adrian, Brian and Helen, father in law to Paula and Becky, doting grandad to Jack, Louie, Joseph and Emily. He will be sadly missed by Sparkle the dog and all family and friends. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday 25th August at 12.45 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the RSPCA may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


SHARMAN - STELLA

Passed away peacefully at her home in Willow Crescent, Market Harborough on 13th September 2016, aged 91 years. Wife of the late Alf, mother of Diane and the late Stephen, grandmother of Louise, Philip, Leah and Nikki and beloved great grandma. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday 29th September at 1.00 p.m. followed by burial at Rothwell Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Barnardos may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.


SHERRATT - ELISABETH JANE (LIZZIE) NEE STEVENSON

died peacefully at home surrounded by her family on 6th September 2016, aged 55 years. Loving wife of Roland and mother of Jessie, Annie, George, Sam and the late Jack and a dear sister of Sara and Debbie. Funeral Service at St Andrew’s Church, North Kilworth on Monday 19th September at 2.45pm followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Hope Against Cancer and Target Ovarian Cancer may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors.


SMITH - HAROLD

Of Kibworth Beauchamp passed away on 31st August 2016 aged 95 years. ‘A Very Fine Man’ A Private Cremation. Service of Thanksgiving will take place at St. Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on Tuesday 20th September at 12.30 p.m. All enquiries to J Stamp & Sons


SMITH - MAIJA LIISA

aged 74, died peacefully after a long battle with cancer bravely fought. Loving wife to Rodney, mother to Tiina and Kim, grandmother to James, Paris, Philip and Ella, step-mother to Karin and grandmother to Emma and Ana. She will be very sadly missed. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 28th September at 12 noon. No flowers but donations if desired for Hope against Cancer may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


STANGER - VERA ANNIE

Of Little Bowden, formerly of Great Easton, passed away suddenly but peacefully at home on 2nd September 2016 aged 95 years. Beloved wife of the late Harold, loving mother of Angela, John, Sylvia and Bill, much loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 26th September at 12.45pm. At Vera’s request, Ladies please wear bright colours. Immediate family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Kettering Breast Clinic and British Heart Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


TAYLOR - JILL

Of Market Harborough passed away peacefully at The Willows Nursing Home on 14th September 2016, aged 78 years. Beloved wife of the late Tom much loved mother, step mother and grandma. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday, 3rd October at 2.30pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for the Alzheimer’s Society may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


THOMAS - ELIZABETH ROSE (LIZ - née VALE)

Of Great Bowden, passed away peacefully at home on 31st August 2016. Beloved wife of the late Gordon, loving sister of Michael, Richard and David, sister-in-law of Dot, devoted step-mother of Peter and Torie and a much loved aunt and great-aunt. Private cremation. Donations for LOROS or Cancer Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


TOOMS - PAM Née Griffiths

Passed away suddenly at her home in Little Bowden on 13th August 2016 aged 83 years. Dear wife of the late Eric, beloved mother of Andrew, Patrick, Veronica, Louise and Rowena and much loved grandma of Stephen, Adam, Guy, Callum and Ellie. All welcome to a Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Congregational Church on Wednesday, 31st August at 3.00pm. Family committal service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) at 11.15am. Family flowers only. Donations for Macmillan Cancer Support and the Institute of Cancer Research UK can be sent to J Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors, 15 Kettering Road, Market Harborough LE16 8AN. Tel. 01858 462524.


WHITHAM - HOWARD

Of Stoke Albany passed away peacefully on 31st August 2016, aged 73 years. Beloved husband of Vivien and loving father of Peter. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday, 15th September at 3.15pm. Flowers or donations for Diabetes UK may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.


WILFORD - ROLAND LEE

Of Market Harborough passed away peacefully in his sleep on 26th August 2016, aged 72 years. Adored husband of Angela and loving and treasured father of Michaela and Adam. Loving father in law of Wayne and Justine, much loved grandad of Jack, Ben, Sophie and Stefan and loving brother of Heather and Ivan. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 7th September at 2.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Myeloma UK and National Kidney Federation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.


WOOD - MARGARET

of Market Harborough passed away peacefully on 7th September 2016, aged 90 years. Wife of the late Ronald (Ron), mother of Brian, Sandra and the late Ian and the late Paul (Woody), and a much loved grandmother and great grandmother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 23rd September at 1.45 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance and Cromwell Nursing Home, Huntingdon may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons


WOODFORD - KEITH

Of Hammond Way, Market Harborough, beloved husband of José, loving dad of Michael and the late Richard, dear father-in-law of Anne and the late Gwyneth, devoted grandad to Liam, Nina and Louis and dearly loved great-grandad of Noah and Isabelle, fell asleep aged 88, on Tuesday 16th August 2016. Funeral Service at Market Harborough Baptist Church on Wednesday 31st August at 12.30pm, followed by cremation at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu for Cancer Research UK may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.