FUNERAL NOTICES

BANKS – MIKE

To donate to Mike’s chosen charities, British Heart Foundation and Air Ambulance, visit this page at Memory Giving

A Celebration of Mike’s life will be held at St Nicholas’ Church, Little Bowden on Thursday 16th January at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for British Heart Foundation and Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BERRY – YOLANDE

To donate to Yolande’s chosen charity, Vista, visit this page at Memory Giving.

Formerly of Cromwell Crescent, Market Harborough passed away peacefully on 25th December 2019, aged 82 years. Loving wife of the late Fred, dear mother of Chris, Tim, Dawn, David, Colin and Graham and a much loved grandma and great grandma. Funeral Service at St Nicholas Church, Little Bowden on Friday 17th January at 11.00am followed by interment at Market Harborough Cemetery. Flowers welcome, alternatively donations for Vista may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

BOULT – MOLLY (nee Marriott)

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

passed away peacefully on 22nd December 2019, aged 88 years, surrounded by her family.  She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.  Loving wife of the late Alan Menzies, devoted sister to the late Joyce, cherished aunt to Margaret, Gordon and Lawrence.  Much loved by Gwen and beloved grand aunt to Rachel and Victoria.  funeral Service being held at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on 9th January at 3.30pm.  No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Parkinson’s UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.    

BOWER – CHRISTINE (previously Bolton)

To donate to Christine’s chosen charities, LOROS and Macular Society, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Market Harborough, passed away at LOROS Hospice on 21st December 2019, aged 80 years.  Funeral Ceremony at Great Glen Crematorium on Tuesday 7th January at 11.30am.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for LOROS and Macular Society may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BURDETT – FREDA

of Little Bowden, passed away peacefully on 5th January 2020, aged 90 years.  Much loved wife of the late Eric, beloved mum of Julie and Jo and mother-in-law of Alan and Jim.  A Celebration of her life will be held at St Nicholas’ Church, Little Bowden on Thursday 23rd January at 12.30pm, followed by private cremation.  Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Dementia UK may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

BUXTON – DENNIS

To donate to Dennis’ chosen charity, Air Ambulance visit this page at Memory Giving.

Of Market Harborough passed away at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 13th January 2020, aged 80 years. Much loved husband of Pat, loving dad of Karen, Andrew and Nick, proud grandad of Luke, Lauren, Charlie, Libby and Noah and great grandad of Riley. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday, 30th January at 2.30pm. Family flowers only, donations for Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

CALVERLEY – VIVIENNE

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

passed away peacefully at Seagrave House Care Home, Corby, Northants on 6th January 2020, aged 72 years.  Much loved daughter of Enid Calverley.  Funeral service at St Nicholas’ Church, Great Bowden on the 30th January at 11.00am, followed by interment at Scraptoft Natural Burial Ground.  Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

CHARLTON – PETER

To donate to Peter’s chosen charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, visit this page at memory giving

passed away peacefully on 5th January 2020, aged 76 years.  Beloved husband of Ann.  Will be sadly missed by all his family.  Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Friday 17th January at 10.00am. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

CLARKE – JOHN

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

Passed away peacefully at home on 3rd January 2020, aged 87. Beloved husband of Jean, loving father of Catherine and Andrea, father in law of Astley and grandfather of Christopher and Joseph. Private cremation. Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Methodist Church on Wednesday, 29th January at 12.30pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for British Heart Foundation may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

CLEMENT – ANNE

of Gilmorton, passed away suddenly at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 17th December 2019, aged 82 years. A Service of Celebration for her life will be held at All Saints Church, Gilmorton on Monday 30th December at 2.00p.m. No flowers please, donations if desired for GEMS Charity and Lutterworth Share & Care group may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.    

CLEMENTS – PHILIP

of Desborough, passed away peacefully at Cransley Hospice on 4th January 2020, aged 80 years. Beloved husband of Audrey, loving father of Marie and Andrew, much loved grandfather and great-grandfather. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Friday 24th January at 11.00am. Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for Cransley Hospice may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

DEE – ANTHONY BRIAN CLIVE (Tony)

To donate to Tony’s chosen charity, The Stoke Association, visit this page at Memory Giving

of West Lodge Farm, Desborough, passed away peacefully on 13th December 2019, aged 74 years. Beloved husband of the late Margaret, will be greatly missed by his devoted family, Jon & Lucy, Ed & Mo and his five grandchildren. Private cremation, followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at St Giles’ Church, Desborough on Friday 27th December at 11.30am. No flowers by request. Donations, if desired, for The Stoke Association may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

DOLBY – MARJORIE (Meg)

formerly of Great Bowden, passed away peacefully on 12th December 2019, aged 101 years. A much loved aunt, great aunt and great great aunt. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium on Thursday 2nd January at 11.30a.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Air Ambulance may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

FAIRBAIRN – ESTELLE

To donate to Estelle’s chosen charity, Midland Care Home, visit this page at memory giving

  formerly of Corby, passed away peacefully at Midland Care Home, Wellingborough, where she was extremely well cared for, on 17th December 2019, aged 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Jim, dearly loved mother of Lynn and Jacqueline, mother-in-law of Laurence and Michael, devoted grandma of Samantha and great grandma of Aiden, Ava and Tommy. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Chapel) on Monday, 30th December at 10.30am. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Midland Care Home may be made online at www.jstampandsons.co.uk or sent to J. Stamp & Sons

FARRAR – BEN

To donate to Ben’s chosen charity, Alzheimer’s Society, visit this page at Memory Giving

retired Leicestershire Police Dog Handler of Kibworth Beauchamp, passed away peacefully, following a short illness, on 15th December 2019, aged 83 years. Husband of the late Jenny, father of Robert, Paul, Jayne and Caroline and a loving father-in-law, grandad and great grandad. Funeral Service at St Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth (LE8 0NB) on Wednesday 8th January at 1.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

FEAKIN – NIGEL

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

of Market Harborough, formerly Braybrooke, passed away peacefully at home on 1st January 2020 aged 80 years.  Loving husband of Rita, much loved father of Tim and stepfather of Caroline and Alison, father-in-law of Debbie and Mick and a devoted grandad of Scott and Will.  A celebration of his life will be held at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday 3rd February at 12.30pm.  No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Air Ambulance may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

FREEMAN – ROBERT MERVYN (Bob)

To donate to Bob’s chosen charities, the Heritage Centre, Desborough and Cransley Hospice, visit this page at memory giving

passed away peacefully at his home in Desborough on 16th December 2019, aged 76 years. Beloved husband of Jill, much loved father of Alison and Richard, dear father-in-law of Andrew and Sanny, loving grandad of Hannah, Oliver, Ashwin and Priya and dear brother of Janet. Private Cremation followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at St Giles’ Church, Desborough on Monday 6th January at 11.30am. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Heritage Centre, Desborough and Cransley Hospice may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GILBERT – KEITH

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

passed away peacefully in Kettering General Hospital on 14th December 2019, aged 86 years. Loving husband of Jennifer, much loved dad of Andrew and Ian, grandad of Sam and Matthew, William, Olivia and Phoebe, Josh and Jack and father-in-law to Mónica and Lea. Will be greatly missed by all. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday 10th January 2020 at 1.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Parkinson’s UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GODDING – MAUREEN EDITH

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

passed away peacefully on 20th December 2019, aged 82 years. Sadly missed by husband John, sister Lorraine, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 9th January at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GOODFELLOW – JOHN PEIRCE

a Service of Thanksgiving will be held at Welford Congregational Chapel on Friday 3rd January 2020 at 11.30am.  No mourning attire.  All enquiries and donations, if desired, for the Congregational Chapel may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

GOODFELLOW – ROSEMARY

To donate to Rosemary’s chosen charity, Northants Wildlife Trust, visit this page at memory giving

of Wigston Magna, passed away peacefully at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 1st January 2020, aged 75 years. Dearly loved wife of David, much loved mother of David and John, sister of Pat and a dear mother-in-law and grandma. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 16th January at 12.30pm. No flowers please. Donations, if desired, for Northants Wildlife Trust Donations may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HALL- DIANE ELIZABETH (née Coombes)

To donate to Diane’s chosen charities, Leicester Hospitals Charity (Ward 42 & 43) and All Saints’ Church, Husbands Bosworth, visit this page at memory giving

passed away peacefully on the 23rd December 2019 in her 60th year. Loving wife of Nigel, mother of Sam and daughter of Roy.  Will be sadly missed by all friends and family. Funeral service at All Saints’ church, Husbands Bosworth on Wednesday 15th January at 1.30pm, followed by interment at Husbands Bosworth Cemetery. All welcome, please wear something pink.  Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Leicester Hospitals Charity (Ward 42 & 43) and All Saints’ Church, Husbands Bosworth, may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

HENDRY – MARISSA

To donate to Marissa’s chosen charity, Guide Dogs, visit this page at Memory Giving

died peacefully at her home on 6th December 2019, aged 40 years. A Service of Celebration for her life will be held at Market Harborough Baptist Church on Monday, 23rd December at 1.15pm, followed by cremation at Great Glen. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Guide Dogs (Market Harborough Branch) may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

HORN – ROGER JAMES

To donate to Roger’s chosen charity, The Donkey Sanctuary, visit this page at memory giving

  passed away on 26th December 2019, aged 76 years.  Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on the 8th January at 12.30pm.  Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for The Donkey Sanctuary may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.  

HORNER – JEAN MARY

To donate to Jean’s chosen charity, Cancer Research UK, visit this page at Memory Giving.

Formerly of Birchtree Gardens, Market Harborough passed away peacefully at Lenthall House on 4th January 2020, aged 92 years. Beloved sister of the late May, dearly loved aunt of Elizabeth, great aunt of Annabel and Charles and a very special great-great aunt. Private interment followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at Market Harborough Congregational Church on Monday, 27th January at 11.00am. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Cancer Research UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

HORTON – MARY ROSE

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

formerly of Hillcrest Avenue, Kibworth passed away at The Grange Nursing Home, Saddington on 16th December 2019, aged 82 years. Devoted wife of the late Shirley (Tom) and a loving mum and nanny. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Tuesday 7th January at 2.30 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

JUDKINS – KAY

To donate to Kay’s chosen charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Burton Latimer, passed away on 6th December 2019, aged 71 years. Much loved wife of Les, mother to Michael and Emma. Nanna of Bella and Henriette, mother-in-law to Ruth and Chris. Will be much missed by her dogs Minnie and Ruby and all family and friends. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on 8th January at 3.30 p.m. The family invite you to wear bright colours. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Macmillan Cancer Support may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

KELLY – PHYLLIS (nèe Ostler)

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

passed away peacefully on 12th December 2019, aged 92 years. Loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Special thanks to the staff at The Willows Nursing Home.  Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday 6th January 2020 at 1.30pm.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

KNIGHTS – ANNE TERESA

To donate to Anne’s chosen charities, Raising Health and Market Harborough in Bloom, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Farndon Road, Market Harborough died peacefully at home after a short illness on 10th January 2020 aged 69 years.  Much loved wife of Jim, loving mum of Marcus and Matthew and a proud nannie of Indigo, Mile and Rocco.  A Celebration of her life will be held at Great Glen Crematorium on Monday 27th January at 3.30pm.  Please dress cheerfully.  Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Raising Health and Market Harborough in Bloom may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

LOCKER – SHIRLEY

To donate to Shirley’s chosen charity, RSPB, visit this page at Memory Giving

of Burnmill Road, Market Harborough, passed away quite suddenly at home on 29th November, aged 84. Much loved mum of Christopher, Kathryn, Simon and Julia and nana of Georgie and Francesco. Funeral Service on Tuesday 17th December at Great Glen Crematorium at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for RSPB may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

MAXWELL – SUSAN ROSANNE

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

née Ellwood, died suddenly at home on 14th December 2019. Much loved wife of Barry, loving mum of Ben, dear sister of Bruce, Barry and the late Robin, dear sister in law and loving aunt and great-Aunt. Tireless campaigner for Diabetes UK and a very popular and cheerful presenter on Harborough FM.  Funeral Service at Market Harborough Congregational Church on Wednesday 22nd January  at 1.30pm followed by private interment.  Family flowers only, donations if desired for Diabetes UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

NEW – JILL (née Hammond)

To donate to Jill’s chosen charity, Rainbows Hospice for Children & Young People, visit this page at Memory Giving.

Of Kibworth, passed away peacefully at Leicester Royal Infirmary on 14th January 2020, aged 85. Beloved wife of the late Brian, loving mother of Tracy and Martin and proud grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday, 13th February at 12.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Rainbows Hospice for Children & Young People may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons.

NICHOLLS – GWENDOLINE

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

formally of Wilbarston and Hammond Way, Market Harborough, died peacefully at Beaumont Nursing Home, Kettering on 5th January 2020, aged 92 years.  Beloved wife of the late Jeff, loving mother of Paul and Peter and mother-in-law and grandmother.  Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on 20th January 2020 at 12.30pm.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

NURSEY – SHIRLEY

Passed away at Marshall Court, Market Harborough on 3rd December 2019, aged 93. Beloved wife of the late Bob, much loved mum of Veronica, Robert and the late Vivian, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Albert Munn Chapel) on Friday 24th January at 2.30pm.  Family flowers only.  Donations, if desired, for Cancer Research UK may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

OLIVER – IAN

To donate to Ian’s chosen charity, Sue Ryder, Leckhampton Court Hospice, Cheltenham visit this page at Memory Giving

of Cheltenham, formerly of Leicester, passed peacefully away on 7th January 2020 aged 85 years. Beloved husband of Janet, much loved father of Louis, Katie, Edward and the late Charlotte and grandfather of Harry, Freddie, Sofia and Zandra.  Private cremation. Service of Thanksgiving at St Mary Magdalene, Knighton, Leicester on Friday 24th January at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Sue Ryder, Leckhampton Court Hospice, Cheltenham may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

PARR – JIM

To donate to Jim’s chosen charity, Alzheimer’s Society, visit this page at Memory Giving

late of Goadby, passed away peacefully on 15th January 2020, aged 83 years. Loving husband, father and grandfather. Funeral Service at St Thomas a Becket Church, Tugby on Tuesday 28th January at 12 noon, followed by private burial. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Alzheimer’s Society may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

SCAMPTON – FRAN

To donate to Fran’s chosen charities, Alzheimer’s Society and Dementia UK, visit this page at Memory Giving.

Passed away peacefully on 19th January 2020, aged 94 years. Beloved husband of the late Joan, much loved dad of Yvette, Diane, Nicky and the late Lee, father in law of Earl, Paul and Mel, a devoted grandad of Juliet, Gemma, Lauren, Jonathan, Taylor, Joe, Luke and Josh and great grandad of Bethany, Emily, Abigail and Harrison.

Be at peace now Dad.

Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Victories Catholic Church on Friday, 14th February at 12noon followed by committal at Great Glen Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Alzheimer’s Society and Dementia UK may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J Stamp & Sons

STUBBINS – BRIAN

To donate to Brian’s chosen charity, Peaker Park Social Fund, visit this page at memory giving

passed away on Thursday 5th December 2019, aged 76 years. Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 13th January at 1.00pm.  Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Peaker Park Social Fund may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.  

SUMPTER – JOAN (Jan)

from Broughton, passed peacefully away at her home on 19th December 2019, aged 98 years.Loving wife of the late Cyril, mum of Rob, Vonnie, Julie and the late Terry, mother-in-law of Gill, Pam, Adie and Chris, proud grandma, great grandma and great-great grandma Funeral Service at Kettering Crematorium (Edgar Newman Chapel) on Monday 6th January at 12 noon. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Marie Curie may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

TOMLIN – BETTY (nèe Hunt)

To donate to Betty’s chosen charity, Leicestershire Wildlife Hospital, visit this page at Memory Giving

passed away peacefully on 5th December 2019, aged 97 years. Loving mother of Gillian, Allison, Wendy, cherished grandma and great grandma. Funeral Service at St Wilfrid’s Church, Kibworth on Friday 10th January 2020 at 11.00am, followed by burial at Kibworth Cemetery. Flowers welcome. Donations, if desired, for Leicestershire Wildlife Hospital may be made online at Memory Giving or sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WALKER – SYBIL MARY

of Kibworth Beauchamp, formerly of Fleckney, passed away peacefully on 12th January 2020, aged 96 years. Loving wife of the late Len, mother of Clive and Keith, mother-in-law of Wendy, Joy and Shirley, grandma and great grandma. Funeral Ceremony at Great Glen Crematorium on Thursday 23rd January at 3.30pm. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for the Association of Wrens may be may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WILLIAMS – BRIAN

of Market Harborough, passed away on 28th December 2019, aged 82 years. Beloved husband of Sheila, much loved father of Jayne and Helen and a loving grandad and great grandad. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Friday, 17th January at 1.30p.m. No flowers by request. Donations, if desired, for the British Heart Foundation may be sent to J. Stamp & Sons.

WILLIAMS – JOAN

of Oadby, formerly of Market Harborough, passed away peacefully at home on 16th January 2020, aged 90 years. Beloved wife of the late Derek. Funeral Service at Great Glen Crematorium on Wednesday 29th January at 1.30pm. All flowers and enquiries to J. Stamp & Sons.