FUNERAL NOTICES

ASTBURY CRIMES – RICHA EILEEN

To donate to Richa’s chosen charity, LOROS visit this page age Memory Giving.

Of Rupert Road, Market Harborough, passed away peacefully with all her family present at St Luke’s Hospital on 7th November 2019, aged 85 years.  Beloved wife of John (Fred), much loved mother of Sheila and Tim and a loving granny and great granny.  Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Thursday, 21st November at 2.30pm followed by committal at Great Glen Crematorium.  Family flowers only, donations if desired for LOROS may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

BARRACLOUGH – SUE

To donate to Sue’s chosen charity, the Alzheimer’s Society, visit this page at memory giving

passed away peacefully at Peaker Park Care Village, Market Harborough on 25th October 2019. Beloved partner of Yves, loving mother of Ben and Rupert, mother-in-law of Rebecca and grandmother of Josh, Molly and Noah.  Graveside Ceremony at Scraptoft Natural Burial Ground on Tuesday 12th November at 2.30pm. No mourning clothes by request. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BEAZLEY – KATE

of Desborough, passed away peacefully at Beech Close on 22nd September 2019, aged 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Denis, loving mother of Denise, Elaine and Di, mother-in-law of Steve, Stu and Nige, grandmother of Chris, Matt, Amie and Esther and a great-grandmother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 14th October at 10.30am. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Breast Cancer Now may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BISSELL – JOAN

To donate to Joan’s chosen charity, Dogs Trust, visit this page at Memory Giving

formerly of Station Road, Great Bowden passed away at Kibworth Court Care Home on 11th October 2019, aged 87. Beloved wife of the late Jack, loving mum of Paul and mother-in-law of Louise, much loved grandma of Daniel, Carrie and Rachel and great grandma of Hazel, Tobias and Harrison. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday 25th October at 11.30am. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dogs Trust may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BROWN – BERYL

of Desborough, passed away peacefully at Midland Care Home on 29th September 2019, aged 80 years. Much loved wife of the late Bob, mother of Tony and David and grandmother of Amelia and Oscar. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday 16th October at 1.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cransley Hospice and Marlow House may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BROWN – SQD LDR ROBERT WILLIAM (BOB)

To donate to Bob’s chosen charity, MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship UK), visit this page at Memory Giving

of Broughton, formerly of 43 The Ridgeway, Market Harborough, passed away on 29th October 2019, in his 90th year. Beloved husband of the late Freda, much loved father of Christine, father-in-law of Tony, loving grandfather of Ben and Dan and a much loved brother of Alice and uncle of Carole. Committal at Kettering Crematorium, (Albert Munn Chapel) on Monday 11th November at 1.30pm, followed by a Service of Thanksgiving for his life at Broughton Baptist Church at 2.30pm. Family Flowers only. Donations, if desired, for MAF (Mission Aviation Fellowship UK) may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

CASTLE – THOMAS HARVEY (Tom)

To donate to Tom’s chosen charity, Leicester Hospitals Charity (Neonatal Unit LRI), visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away suddenly on 24th August 2019, aged 30 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 30th October at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Leicester Hospitals Charity (Neonatal Unit LRI) may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

CHANTRY – BETTY

formerly of Wellingborough, passed away peacefully on 14th November 2019, aged 89 years. Beloved wife of the late Gordon, much loved mother of Claire and Kim, grandmother of Luke, Jonathan, Michael and Andrew and great grandmother of April. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday 2nd December at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Alzheimer’s Society may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors, 15 Kettering Road, Market Harborough LE16 8AN. Tel 01858 462524.

COE – JOAN

To donate to Joan’s chosen charity, Brain Tumor Research, visit this page at Memory Giving

formerly of 6 Hawthorn Avenue, Birstall passed away peacefully at Kibworth Knoll Residential Home on 4th November 2019, aged 98 years. Loving wife of the late Jack, much loved mum of Kate, Lindsay, Jo and Jim and a devoted nanny & great grandma. A celebration of her life will be held at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 21st November at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Brain Tumor Research may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

FITZGIBBON – THOMAS (TOM)

To donate to Tom’s chosen charity, Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Market Harborough, formerly Maidwell passed away at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 3rd November 2019, aged 75 years. Beloved husband of the late Alison, father of Jane, Toni, Sarah, Debbie, Grant and the late Ross and a grandad and great grandad. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday 22nd November at 12.30pm, followed by a reception at The Stag in Maidwell from 2.00pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GARLAND – MURIEL (MO)

To donate to Muriel’s chosen charity, Air Ambulance visit this page at memory giving

passed away peacefully at her home in Market Harborough on 3rd October 2019, aged 90 years.  Beloved wife of the late Alf and a loving mother, mother-in-law, nan and ‘big nan’.  Funeral Ceremony at Great Glen Crematorium on Tuesday 22nd October at 11.30am.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.  

GEOGHEGAN – ELAINE

To donate to Elaine’s chosen charity, Derbyshire, Leics & Rutland Air Ambulance, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Market Harborough, died suddenly on 12th August 2019 aged 70 years. Beloved wife of Mick, loving mother of Nigel and Nicola and a much loved nan. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Tuesday 19th November at 10.30 am. Please wear bright clothes. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GIBBS – ANGELA MARY (Angèe)

of Market Harborough, Leics, formerly of Bury and Bognor Regis, passes away peacefully on her 88th birthday, 12th November 2019. Much loved wife of the late Ray (of Toogood & Rawlings Heating Engineers), mother of Lindsay and Clare, grandmother and great grandmother. All enquiries to J. Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors, 15 Kettering Road, Market Harborough LE16 8AN. Tel. 01858 462524.

GIBSON – PETER WILSON

To donate to Peters’s chosen charities , Durham Choristers School and RNLI, visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away on 29th September 2019, aged 91 years. Devoted husband of Janet, Father of five daughters, grandfather of five and great grandfather of two, and a very special friend to many, he will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Funeral Service will be held at St. Andrews Church, Arthingworth on Monday 21 October at 2.00pm, followed by a private interment. Family flowers only or donations, if desired, for the RNLI and Durham Choristers School may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GREENSHIELDS – RACHEL GLORIA

To donate to Rachel’s chosen charity, Cransley Hospice, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Rothwell, passed peacefully away on 7th October 2019, aged 93 years. Former proprietor of Rae’s of Rothwell.  Wife of the late Bill. Much loved mother of Gill, Stella, Jo, Alexis, Ian and the late Robert and a loving grandma and great grandma.  Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 23rd October at 2.00pm.  Flowers welcome or donations, if desired, for Cransley Hospice may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GURNEY – PETER

To donate to Peter’s chosen charities, British Heart Foundation and Cancer Research UK, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Kibworth, formerly Fleckney, passed away at St Luke’s Hospital, Market Harborough on 23rd October 2019, aged 77 years. Loving husband of Lyn, father of Andrew and grandfather of Olly and Imogen. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Tuesday 5th November at 2.30pm. Immediate family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for British Heart Foundation and Cancer Research UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J.Stamp & Sons.

HAMER – PAUL

To donate to Paul’s chosen charities, British Heart Foundation and The Royal British Legion, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Market Harborough, passed away on 25th September 2019, aged 65 years. Loving father of Polly and Bethany, much loved grandad of Isla, Harry, Cleo and Seb and dear brother of Phillip. Funeral Service at St Dionysius’ Church, Market Harborough on Wednesday 9th October at 2.30pm followed by committal at Great Glen Crematorium. Flowers welcome. Alternatively, donations for British Heart Foundation and Royal British Legion may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HARLL – NORMA

To donate to Norma’s chosen charity, Dementia UK, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Market Harborough, passed away peacefully at St Luke’s Hospital on 16th October 2019, aged 80 years. Wife of John, mother of Janet and David and grandmother. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday 8th November at 3.30p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HARRIS – PAMELA (PAM)

To donate to Pam’s chosen charities, the Air Ambulance and All Saints Church, Cottesbrooke, visit this page at Memory Giving of Cottesbrooke, passed away on 8th November 2019, aged 94 years. Wife of the late Peter, mother of John, Mark and Peter and grandma of Tom, Emily, Ben and Jack. Funeral Service at All Saints Church, Cottesbrooke on Thursday 21st November at 2 p.m. followed by burial in the Churchyard. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance and All Saints Church, Cottesbrooke may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HECTOR – BILL

To donate to Bill’s chosen charity, Age UK, visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on the 10th October 2019, aged 96 years. Beloved husband of the late Mavis, much loved father of Steve and grandfather of Sarah, William, Jay and Laura. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 25th October at 2.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Age UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HODGETT – TONY

To donate to Tony’s chosen charity, Kettering General Hospital (Centenary Wing), visit this page at memory giving

of Desborough, passed away at home on 24th October 2019, aged 75 years. Loving husband, father, grandfather and brother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 12th November at 12 noon. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Kettering General Hospital (Centenary Wing) may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HOLMES – SHEILA

passed away peacefully at her home in Derwent Crescent, Kettering on 7th November 2019, aged 80 years. Beloved wife of Geoff, much loved mother of Paul and Elizabeth and a loving grandmother. Simple goodbyes at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 22nd November at 10.30a.m. No flowers please.

JAIN (HAWKE) – GEMMA

To donate to Gemma’s chosen charity, Diabetes UK, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Anstey, formerly of Market Harborough, passed away suddenly on 3rd November 2019, aged 35 years. Dear sister of Debbie and Andrew and much loved aunty of Dylan, Caleb, Henry and Annabelle. Funeral Ceremony at Great Glen crematorium on Tuesday, 19th November at 12.30p.m. Flowers welcome. Alternatively, donations for Diabetes UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

JANE – RUSSELL-PARSONS

To donate to Jane’s chosen charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, Marie Curie Cancer Care and Cynthia Spencer Hospice visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away peacefully at home, on 3rd September, surrounded by her family. Private funeral. Memorial Service to celebrate her life at St Etheldreda Church, Guilsborough, on Tuesday 5th November at 3.00pm. Bright colours only please.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support, Marie Curie Cancer Care and Cynthia Spencer Hospice may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp and Sons.  

JERRAMS – VERA MARY

To donate to Vera’s chosen charity, British Heart Foundation visit this page at Memory Giving.

formerly of Arthingworth, passed away at Kettering General Hospital on 7th November 2019 aged 92 years. Wife of the late Alec and a much loved friend. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday 20th November at 12.30 p.m. Flowers or donations if desired for British Heart Foundation may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

KEMPE – CYNTHIA (NEE CARTER)

To donate to Cynthia’s chosen charity, Royal British Legion visit this page at Memory Giving.

of Desborough died on 31st October 2019, aged 85 years. Mother of Mark and Jon. Funeral Service at St Giles’ Church, Desborough on Friday 15th November at 11.15 am followed by cremation. Flowers or donations if desired for The Royal British Legion may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

KEMPSTER – RONALD O.B.E.

To donate to Ronald’s chosen charity, National Deaf Children’s Society visit this page at Memory Giving.

Late of Duston. Passed peacefully away on 31st October 2019, in Market Harborough. Dearly loved husband of the late Nora, loving father of Bernese and the late Gerald, father in law of Helen and Terry, adored grandfather and great grandfather. Who will be so sadly missed by us all. Funeral Service will be at Our Lady of Victories, Market Harborough on Thursday, 14th November at 11.00am. Family flowers only. Donations in his memory would be welcome for the National Deaf Children’s Society and can be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

KNIGHT – ALFRED (ROCKY)

To donate to Alfred’s chosen charity, Make A Wish, visit this page at Memory Giving

formerly of Kings Norton, passed away at his home in Countesthorpe on 29th October 2019, aged 86 years. a much loved hsuband, father and grandpop will be sadly missed by all who know him. Funeral Service at St John The Baptist, Kings Norton on Monday 18th November at 1.30pm followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Make A Wish may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

KNIGHTS – PIP

To donate to Pip’s chosen charities, RSPCA and Lifeboats (RNLI), visit this page at Memory Giving

passed peacefully away, on 19th October at Kettering General Hospital, aged 66 years. A loving husband, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, great uncle and friend to many. A celebration of his life will be held at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 31st October at 2.30pm. No mourning clothes please. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for RSPCA and Lifeboats (RNLI) may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

LARCOMBE – MARILYN ELIZABETH (MAL)

To donate to Mal’s chosen charity, Sands, visit this page at Memory Giving

formerly of Thurcaston Road, Leicester, passed away peacefully at Peaker Park Care Village on 11th November 2019, aged 89 years. Much loved wife of the late Jim, loving mum of Sue, Debbie, Mandy, Jayne and the late Jamie. Mother-in-law of Wayne, Martin and Mick, Sister of Ann and brother-in-law Ian. Cherished nanna and great nanna. A Celebration of life will be held at Great Glen Crematorium (LE8 9DJ) on Thursday 5th December at 2.30 p.m. Flowers welcome or donations, if desired, for Sands may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MARLOW – JANET (Jenny)

To make a donation to Jenny’s chosen charity, Air Ambulance visit this page at Memory Giving.

Wife of Terry, mother of Scott, grandmother of Daniel, Ashleigh and Caitlin died peacefully at home after a short illness, on 26th September 2019, aged 88 years. R.I.P. Thanks to Mercie Grace Care team and to Dr Ayton. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Thursday, 10th October at 12pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MARSHALL – JOHN RICHARD

To donate to John’s chosen charities, Cransley Hospice and Marie Curie Cancer Care, visit this page at Memory Giving.

On 15th October 2019, after a long illness bravely borne, John passed away peacefully in the presence of his family, aged 66 years. He was the beloved son of Gladys and the late Bill, loving husband of Lynne, devoted father of Matthew, Gavin, Maddie & Lucie. John was also the very proud and devoted granddad of Albert. ‘He is forever in our hearts and memories.’ Funeral Service at St Giles Church, Desborough on Tuesday, 29th October at 12 noon followed by cremation at Kettering. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Cransley Hospice and Marie Curie Cancer Care may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.  

MARTIN – EDNA

To donate to Edna’s chosen charity, Dementia UK, visit this page at memory giving

passed away peacefully at her home in Pioneer Avenue, Desborough, with her family beside her, on 9th October 2019, aged 91 years. Mum of Stephen and Karen, mother-in-law of Cavan, nanny of Gary, Marc, Katie and Ellen and great nanny of Elise, Georgie, Phoebe, Evan and Jack. Funeral Service at St Giles’ Church, Desborough, on Thursday 24th October at 2.45pm, followed by committal at Kettering Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

McMILLAN – JOHN

To donate to John’s chosen charity, Headcase Cancer Trust, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Barton Seagrave, passed away peacefully at home in the presence of his family on 8th October 2019, aged 81 years. So very dearly loved husband of Tina, much loved and respected dad of Tim and Jamie, daughter-in-law Laura and devoted grandad of Ben, Gemma and Jasmine. Also, a loved brother and uncle to his family. Funeral Service at St Boltoph’s Church, Barton Seagrave, on Tuesday 22nd October at 1.15pm, followed by cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Headcase Cancer Trust may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MEEKINS – JOHN

To donate to John’s chosen charity, RNLI, visit this page at memory giving

of Lubenham, Market Harborough died at home on 20th October 2019, aged 90 years.  Husband of Betty and a much loved father, grandfather and great grandfather.  Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday 1st November at 10.30am.  Family flowers only, donations, if desired, for RNLI may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MOORE – MICHAEL SIDNEY (MICK)

To donate to Michael’s chosen charity, Dementia Harborough, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Fleckney. It is with great sadness that the family of Michael Moore announces his passing at the Leicester Royal Infirmary on Sunday 22nd September 2019. Michael will be lovingly remembered by his wife Audrey, his children Kevin & Janine and daughter-in-law Kristin. Michael will also be fondly remembered by his precious grand daughter Hannah and great grand children Isaac and Maxwell. A Funeral Service for Michael will be held at St. Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on Wednesday, 9th October at 11.30am, followed by cremation at Great Glen Crematorium. Close family flowers only. Any donations given will be forwarded to Dementia Harborough which can be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MORRIS – KENNETH EDWARD

To donate to Kenneth’s chosen charity, British Lung Foundation, visit this page at memory giving

passed away at Kettering General Hospital on 18th October 2019, aged 91 years. A loving husband of the late Ena, father of David and Gill, grandfather of Hannah, Emma, Michael, Alice and Imogen and brother of Marjorie.  Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Friday 8th November at 12.30pm, followed by private cremation.  No flowers please.  Donations, if desired, for British Lung Foundation may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.  

MORSON – JAMES (JOHN)

To donate to John’s chosen charity, Air Ambulance, visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away suddenly on 3rd October 2019, aged 67 years. Beloved husband of Lorraine, will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 23rd October at 11am. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MORTON – MURIEL

To donate to Muriel’s chosen charity, Leicester Hospitals Charity visit this page at Memory Giving

of Great Easton, passed away at Glenfield Hospital after a short illness on 12th September 2019, aged 86. Loving wife of the late Ken. Much loved mum of Kim and Yvonne and mother-in-law of Neil and the late Tony, sister of Rita and a dearly loved granny and great granny. A celebration of her life will be held at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 7th October at 11.00am. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Leicester Hospitals Charity may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons. .

MUDDIMER – ROBERT MICHAEL (BOB)

To donate to Bob’s chosen charity, LOROS, visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away peacefully at Sibbertoft Manor Nursing Home, on 2nd November 2019. Dearly loved husband of Rita, father of Jim, Katie and Richard and grandpa of Tom, Sophie, Jamie, Laura, Amy, Shannon and Jacob. Private cremation followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at St John the Baptist, Billesdon on Thursday 21st November at 11.30 a.m. No Flowers. Donations, if desired, for LOROS may be made online Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

PERRY – DOROTHY BERYL

formerly of Groby Road, Leicester passed away at Peaker Park Care Village, Market Harborough on 20th October 2019, aged 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Derek, much loved mum of Michael, Tina and Lynda, mother-in-law of Angela, Rusty and the late Christopher and loving grandmother and great grandmother. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 7th November at 11.30am. No flowers by request. All enquiries to J. Stamp & Sons.

PRIDMORE – MIRIAM

To donate to Miriam’s chosen charity, the Air Ambulance, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Market Harborough, formerly of Little Bowden, passed away peacefully after a long illness at Kettering General Hospital on 29th October 2019, aged 59 years. Loving wife of Paul and dear sister of Rebecca and Ray. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Wednesday 13th November at 11.30a.m. No flowers. Donations, if desired, for the Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

RANDALL – KEN

To donate to Ken’s chosen charity, British Heart Foundation, visit this page at Memory Giving.

of Mansley formerly of Great Glen. Passed away at home on 24th September 2019 aged 73 years. Much loved husband of Margaret, wonderful dad of Katie, father in law of Rob and proud grandad of Nevaeh, Oscar and Orla. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday 7th October at 3.30.p.m. Flowers are welcome. Donations, if desired, for British Heart Foundation may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

SANDERS – PAMELA PHYLLIS

of Huntingdon Gardens, Market Harborough passed away peacefully at home on the morning of Sunday 20th October 2019, aged 83 years. Beloved mum, nanny, nana, sister, aunty, cousin and friend to so many. Funeral Service at St Dionysius Church, Market Harborough on Monday 4th November at 11.00am followed by private burial. Everyone welcome at The Royalist Pub for the wake from 12pm to celebrate her life. All flowers to J Stamp & Sons.

SMITH – JOHN

To donate to John’s chosen charity, Cransley Hospice, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Park Drive, Market Harborough, formerly of Scunthorpe and Middleton, died after a short illness on 23rd October 2019, aged 82 years. Beloved husband, father and grandfather. He was kind, genial, ferociously independent, and stoical to the end. He will be much missed by those who knew him. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Thursday, 7th November at 1.30 p.m. Flowers welcome. Alternatively, donations for Cransley Hospice may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

SMITH – MARTYN (Mick)

passed away peacefully at home on 3rd October 2019, aged 86 years. Beloved husband of Audrey, loving father, grandfather and great grandfather. Will be sadly missed by all his family, home and abroad. Funeral Service on Friday 18th October at Market Harborough Baptist Church at 9.15am followed by Cremation at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel). Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Royal British Legion may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

SOANS – DAVID

To donate to David’s chosen charity, Northampton Lions Club, visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away peacefully at his home in Great Oxendon on 11th October 2019, aged 81 years. Beloved husband of Carol, dearly loved father of Louise, Chris and Tasha and proud grandpa of Imogen, Laura, Emily, Harry, Tadd, Megan and Kitty. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Friday 1st November at 2.45pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Northampton Lions Club may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

SPILLER – JOHN CHARLES

To donate to John’s chosen charity, The Injured Jockeys Fund, visit this page at Memory Giving

Died peacefully, following a short illness surrounded by his family. He will be sadly missed by all, especially his wife Sue, daughters Sally and Sarah, sons-in-law John and Richard, and grandsons Matthew and Robert. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 7th November at 2.30pm. No mourning clothes requested. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Injured Jockeys Fund may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.      

STANIER – SYLVIA MARY FINOLA LVO

To donate to Sylvia’s chosen charities, Cancer Research UK and World Horse Welfare, visit this page at Memory Giving

died on 12th October 2019, after a short illness, aged 91 years. Much loved sister and aunt. Private burial followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at St Mary the Virgin, Maidwell, NN6 5JF on Tuesday 5th November at 3.00 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK and World Horse Welfare may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

TODD – PETER ERNEST

To donate to Peter’s chosen charities, Lymphoma Action and British Heart Foundation, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Market Harborough, (former proprietor of Todds Bakery) died peacefully at home on 24th September 2019, aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of Janet and father of Sarah and Hayley and a devoted grandad of Hannah, Adam, Sam, Josh, Max and George. Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Thursday 10th October at 2.30pm followed by cremation at Great Glen. Family Flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Lymphoma Action and the British Heart Foundation may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

TOOMS JOAN

of Stuart Road, Market Harborough, passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 17th September 2019 aged 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Peter, loving mum of David, Marie, Angela, Julie and Michael and a much loved mum in law, grandma, nan, great grandma & great, great grandma. A celebration of her life will be held at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 8th October at 2 p.m. Bright colours would be welcome. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Harborough Band may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

TOYNE – LESLIE FREDERICK

To donate to Leslie’s chosen charity, Parkinson’s UK, visit this page at Memory Giving

formally of Tugby, beloved husband of Valerie, brother-in-law of Caroline and uncle of Josie and Josh, passed away peacefully at Kibworth Court Care Home on the 3rd October 2019, aged 83 years. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday 21st October at 12.30pm. Flowers welcome. Donations, if desired, for Parkinson’s UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WARD – BERNARD (SAM)

former coalman of Hillcrest Avenue, Kibworth Beauchamp, passed away peacefully at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 10th November 2019, aged 87 years. Loving husband of Jessie, much loved father of Anne and Angela and dear grandad and great grandad. Funeral Ceremony at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday, 25th November at 10.30 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WHEELER – ROBERT

passed away peacefully at Kettering General Hospital on 15th October 2019, aged 78 years. ‘Rockin’ to the end. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him. Funeral Service at Harborough Community Church, Bath Street on Wednesday 6th November at 10.30am, followed by Cremation at Great Glen Crematorium. Flowers welcome or donations, if desired, for Age UK may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WING – JOYCE

Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on 15th October 2019. Beloved wife of John, loving mum of Elaine and Debbie, dear mum-in-law of Carl and Darren. Wonderful grandma of Eve and George, special lady to Jack and Hollie. A friend to many. Always loved and remembered. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Friday, 1st November at 12.00pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Parkinson’s UK may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.

WOOD – KEITH

To donate to Keith’s chosen charity, Prostate Cancer UK, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Kibworth Beauchamp passed away peacefully at Rutland Memorial Hospital on 4th October 2019, aged 89 years. Dearly loved husband of Shirley, much loved father of James and Sarah and loving grandpa of Georgia. Private Cremation followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at St Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on 15th October 2019 at 12.15pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Prostate Cancer UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WOOLLARD – DOUGLAS

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of Arthingworth, passed away suddenly on 6th November 2019, aged 71 years. Dearly beloved husband of Susan, much loved father of Mark, stepfather of Neville and Jemma, father in law of Wing-She and Michelle and a devoted grandad to six. Committal at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday 29th November at 10.30 am, followed by a Service of Celebration at All Saints Church, Swinford at 12 noon. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for WWF (World Wildlife Fund) and RSPB may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.