FUNERAL NOTICES

ALLAN – MAVIS

of Market Harborough, formerly of Hallaton, passed away on 11th November 2018 aged 85 years. Wife of the late Peter, loving mother of Phillip, Malcolm and the late Kay and a devoted grandmother of Rebecca, Rachael, Ben, Susan and Stephen. Funeral Service at Hallaton Parish Church on Friday 23rd November at 12.00 noon followed by interment. Family flowers only, donations if desired for The Derbyshire, Leics & Rutland Air Ambulance may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

ALLMOND – VERA LILIAN

Of Rothwell, passed away on 18th November 2018, aged 89 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday 4th December at 10.30 a.m., followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at Rothwell Methodist Church at 11.15 a.m. Family flowers only, donations if desired for the British Heart Foundation may be sent to to J Stamp & Sons.

AYERS – BETTY (BUBBLES)

Formerly of Stoke Bruerne, sadly passed away on 5th December 2018, aged 93 years. She will be sadly missed by all of her family and friends. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Wednesday 19th December at 2.00pm. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Dogs Trust may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BACKHURST – RUBY

of Oxendon House Residential Home, Great Oxendon passed away on 5th November 2018, aged 91. Much loved mother of Marilyn, mother-in-law of Martin, granny of James and Christian and great-granny of Robert and Edward. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Tuesday 27th November at 2.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Stroke Association may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.  

BALL – JULIE

of Corby died at Kettering General Hospital on 30th October 2018, aged 67 years. Wife of David, mother of Abigail and Nicole. Funeral Ceremony at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday, 19th November at 11.30am. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support and Integrated Cancer Therapy 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.

BETTS – GEOFFREY EDWIN RANSOME also known as AL JAMES

Passed away on 16th November 2018, aged 72 years. Beloved father of James, Joanne & Natalie. Will be sadly missed by all his family, friends & fans. Funeral Service at St. John the Baptist Church, Billesdon on Tuesday 18th December at 10.30am, followed by a private burial. 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.

BLACKBOURN – ROY

of Cromwell Crescent, Market Harborough, passed peacefully away at Peaker Park on 11th November 2018, aged 88 years. Loving husband of Janet, father of the twins, Julie and Jenny and the late Stephanie and a much loved grandfather and great grandfather. Funeral Service at St Nicholas’ Church, Little Bowden on Thursday, 22nd November at 10.30am, followed by Private Cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Diabetes UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BLISSETT – HUGH (Div)

passed away peacefully at Peaker Park Care Village on 21st November 2018, aged 95 years. Beloved husband of Hazel, father of Janet & Peter. Funeral Service at All Saints’ Church, Dingley on Monday, 3rd December at 12.00 noon, followed by burial. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the church may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons

BROWN – ELSIE PRIMROSE

of Market Harborough passed peacefully away on 24th November 2018, aged 89 years. Wife of the late Derek, mother of Lesley, Janet and Robert, mother in law of Terry and Tricia, grandma of Adrian and Amy and great grammy of Ella and Emerson. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday 12th December at 10.30 am. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Cancer Research UK or The Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

COLLIER – CHARLES

of Market Harborough, formerly Medbourne passed away suddenly but peacefully on 6th December 2018, aged 80 years. Dear brother of Chris and Clive, he will be much missed by all of his family and friends. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Tuesday 18th December at 2.00pm. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for RSPCA may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

COOPER – DAVID ALEXANDER

Of Great Bowden, son of the late Mary and the late Alec passed away peacefully on 2nd November 2018, aged 57 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Friday, 30th November at 1.00pm. No flowers by request. Donations for The Rotary Club, Market Harborough may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

DANIELS – HEATHER

of Nevill Holt died suddenly on 9th December 2018. Much loved wife to Kit, mother to Christo and Flora, Granny Fizz to five grandchildren and sister to Kim. Family cremation. Thanksgiving Service at St Mary the Virgin Church, Ashley, Market Harborough on Thursday 7th December at 1.00pm. 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.

FAIRBAIRN – MARY

of Rutland, passed away peacefully on 9th November 2018, aged 79 years. Beloved mother of Sarah and Stuart and a loving grandmother of Lottie, Ella and Chloe. Private Cremation, followed by Service of Thanksgiving at All Hallows Church, Seaton on Tuesday, 20th November at 1.30pm. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Heart Link Children’s Charity may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons

FRANKLIN – EVELYN

Formerly of South Kilworth, passed away peacefully at Sibbertoft Manor Nursing Home on 22nd November 2018, aged 98 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Tom, loving mother of the late Roger, dear sister of Mabel and Nell and a much loved aunt. Funeral Service at St Nicholas’ Church, South Kilworth on Tuesday, 11th December at 11.30am. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Stroke Association may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

FRISBY – EVELYN

of Stoke Albany, passed peacefully away in hospital on 5th December 2018, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Cyril, mother of Julie, mother in law of Richard and grandma of Emma and Amy. Funeral Service at Stoke Albany Parish Church on Tuesday 18th December at 10.00 a.m. followed by interment. Flowers Welcome. Donations, if desired, for Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

GOTCH – KATH

formerly of Mowsely and Kibworth Beauchamp, spent her last few years at Saddington Grange. Sadly passed away on 2nd December 2018 at Leicester Royal Infirmary, aged 95 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Albert, mother of Barbara, Janet, Sheila and the late Marjorie and Philip, much loved grandma of Paul, Mandy, Dawn, Adam, Kathy, Robert and great grandma of Tom, Sam, Flyn, Liam, Olivia, Zac, Max and Finn. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 13th December at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

GRAY – MARY ANN

passed peacefully away at Kettering General Hospital on 14th November 2018, aged 81 years. Beloved wife of the late Colin, much loved mother of Caroline and Karen, mother-in-law of Steve and Stephen, loving nanny of Carlie and Sam. “Now reunited with her late husband” Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday, 28th November at 2.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Stroke Association may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HARRISON – NORMAN

Formerly of Bryant Road, Kettering, known to many as The Tool Man of Dalkeith Ironmongers, passed away on Sunday 28th October 2018, aged 93 years. Beloved husband of the late June, dear father of Stella and Joanna, loving grampy of Matt and Jimmy and great grandad of Sienna. Funeral Service at St Botolph’s Church, Barton Seagrave on Wednesday, 21st November at 2.30pm, followed by interment in the churchyard. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Alzheimer’s Society and Help for Heroes may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HAYNES – STEVE

Passed away suddenly at John Radcliffe Hospital on 10th December 2018, aged 44 years. Much loved by Clare, much loved & beloved daddy to Oliver & Barnaby, loving son of Keith & Gwyneth, brother of Alison, dear uncle and friend to many. Celebration of his life at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 20th December at 11.30am. No mourning clothes requested. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, in Steve’s memory for Macmillan Cancer Support and Child Bereavement UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

INGLEBY – SHEILA

of Burnmill Road, Market Harborough died peacefully at Cynthia Spencer Hospice after a short illness on 5th December 2018, aged 82. Beloved wife of the late Derrick, dearly loved mum of Claire and Kira, mother in law of Lawrence and Christoph, much loved nana of Zoë, Alex and Poppy. Funeral Service at St Peter & St Paul, Great Bowden on Monday 17th December at 2.30pm followed by cremation at Kettering. Family flowers only, donations if desired for the Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.      

MACE – PAUL

of Market Harborough died peacefully on 8th December 2018, aged 86 years. Service of Thanksgiving at St Hugh’s Church, Market Harborough on Friday 21st December at 3.00 pm. No Flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Animal Free Research UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MAYNARD – GEORGE HERBERT

Formerly of Evington, Leicester, passed away peacefully on 30th November 2018, aged 91 years. Beloved husband of the late Margaret, much loved father of Elizabeth, Anne and Edward and a devoted grandad and great grandad. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church, Market Harborough on Wednesday, 19th December at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment. Flowers welcome. Alternatively, donations for Leicester Animal Rescue may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

MCLEOD – ALEXANDER (MAC)

Passed away peacefully at home on 26th October 2018, aged 79 years. Husband to Thelma, father to Simon and Joanne and father-in-law to Muka and Steve. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 16th November at 12.30 p.m. Family flowers only, donations if desired for British Lung Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

McNAUGHT – JUNE

Diane and Lorraine are heartbroken to announce the sudden passing of their beloved mother June McNaught on 18th November 2018. An amazing mum to us both, loving wife of the late Derek, dear mother in law to Ian and Neil, best nanna ever to Phil, Tom, Libby, Charlotte, Mikey and partners and beautiful great nanna to Matthew, Tilly and Elsie June. Our mum, friend and rock, right to the end. Thank you mum for everything. Love you lots. Xxx Funeral Service at St Peter’s Church, East Carlton on Friday 7th December at 12.30pm followed by cremation at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel). Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Alzheimer’s Society and British Heart Foundation may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

PAYNE – KEN

of Husbands Bosworth died on 10th December 2018, aged 91 years. Husband of the late Ann and father of David. Funeral Service at St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Husbands Bosworth on Friday 28th December at 12.30pm, followed by burial. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for LOROS may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

PRITCHARD – THOMAS

of Cottingham sadly passed away on 6th December 2018, aged 89 years. A loving father, grandfather and great grandfather who will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday, 19th December at 3.30pm. 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.

RAINBOW – JOHN

Of Market Harborough passed away on 20th November 2018, aged 78 years. Husband of Mary, father of Sarah and Lucy and grandad of Sophie, Jenna, Jake and Joseph. Funeral Ceremony at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday, 6th December at 12.30 p.m. No flowers by request. Donations, if desired, for Bloodwise may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

RAVEN – PETER JOHN WALTER (PETE)

passed away on Saturday 10th November 2018 at Cynthia Spencer Hospice in Northampton, aged 88. He was a devoted husband to Gloria, loving father to Jackie and Claire and doting grandfather to Milly. Golf, gardening and Chelsea have lost a great enthusiast. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 29th November at 1.30pm, followed by a wake at Market Harborough Golf Club, all are welcome. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Kidney Care Appeal at Leicester General Hospital may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

ROBERTS – ALAN WILLIAM

of Market Harborough passed away on 10th December 2018, aged 87 years. Will be sadly missed by his dearly loved wife Ann. A much loved father of Jenny and Sarah and father in law of Richard and the late Peter. Funeral Service at St Dionysius’ Church, Market Harborough on Friday 21st December at 2.15 p.m. followed by cremation. Family flowers only, donations, if desired for The British Heart Foundation and St Dionysius’ Church may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

SPROSTON – NORMAN

passed away at his home in Desborough on 3rd December 2018 aged 89. Beloved husband of Betty, much loved father of Helen and the late David, father-in-law of Karen, Martin and Mark, and grandfather of Jamie, Katie, Gabriella and Thomas. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 14th December at 2.30pm. Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for Mountain Rescue may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

THOMPSON – KEITH

formerly of Rushden and Rothwell.  Passed away peacefully at The Grange Nursing Home, Saddington on 26th November 2018, aged 88 years.  Beloved husband of Freda and much loved father of Julian and Adrian.  Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday, 10th December at 1.30pm.  Family flowers only, donations if desired for the Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

WADE – ALBERT WILLIAM

Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on 18th November 2018, aged 84 years.  Loving husband of Brenda, wonderful dad of Jackie, Andrew, Julie, Stephen, Michael and Robert, father-in-law of George, Carol, Maryann and Tina, and dearly loved grandad and great-grandad.  Private interment. Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Baptist Church on Thursday 29th November at 1.00pm.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for Prostate Cancer UK, Rainbows Children’s Hospice and Market Harborough Baptist Church to J. Stamp & Sons, Funeral Directors, 15 Kettering Road, Market Harborough, LE16 8AN – Tel: 01858 462524 or online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk.

WARD – BARBARA

of Kibworth Harcourt, passed away on 10th November 2018, aged 88 years, after a short battle with cancer. Will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Service of Thanksgiving at St. Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on Thursday 29th November at 2.30pm. No need to wear black. No flowers. Donations, if desired, for ME Research UK online at http://www.meresearch.org.uk or via J. Stamp and Sons.

WATERFIELD – JACK

of Kibworth, passed away suddenly at home on 15th November 2018, aged 84 years. Loving husband of Judy, father of John and a much loved grandad and great grandad. Funeral Service at St Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on Wednesday, 28th November at 12.30pm followed by private burial at Kibworth Cemetery. No flowers please. Donations if desired for British Heart Foundation may made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

WATLING – PETER DOUGLAS

Passed peacefully away at home on 9th December 2018, aged 62 years. Dearly loved husband of Claire, devoted dad of Chris and Laura and a much loved father in law, uncle, brother and friend. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 20th December at 3.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations for The Brain Tumour Charity may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

WEBB – ELIZABETH ANNE (nèe CHRISTIAN)

Of Market Harborough, formerly of Nevill Holt, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, on 1st December 2018, aged 76 years. Loving wife of Peter and mother of Christopher, Richard and Louise. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday, 21st December at 12.30pm.  Flowers Welcome. Alternatively, donations for Mesothelioma UK may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WIGGINS – ELIZABETH GEORGINA (BETTY)

Passed away peacefully at Northampton General Hospital on 26 November 2018, aged 89 years. Loving sister of Peggy, auntie of Valerie, the late Tony and Sandra. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Wednesday, 12th December at 1.30 pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for St Helen’s Church, Thornby may be sent to J Stamp & Sons.

WRIGLEY – ROSEMARY

Passed away at Kettering General Hospital on 1st December 2018, aged 81 years. Much loved wife of Eric, mother of Steven and Pamela, mother-in-law of Cindy and Gary, grandmother of Alex, Phoebe and Aimee, great grandmother of Sam and Alfie. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday 17th December at 1.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Sense may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.