BUTLER On April 10, in hospital, of Quarrington Hill. Alice (nee Pilling), aged 66 years, beloved wife of the late Ronnie, much loved mam of Ken, Angela, Tony, Alison, Ian, Adrian and Dean, also a devoted mother-in-law, nanna and great-nanna. Funeral to take place on Friday. Would friends please meet at Durham Crematorium for service and cremation at 10.00 a.m.
CAMPBELL April 12, of Tow Law. Margaret Letitia, aged 98 years, beloved wife of the late Richard (Dick), devoted mam of Margaret, Cathy, Bob, Jean and Judy, a dear mother-in-law, also a much loved and loving grandma and great-grandma. Will friends please meet for Requiem Mass in St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Tow Law at 10.45 a.m. on Monday, April 19, followed by cremation at Durham. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu may, if desired, be given for Church Funds.
CARTER-WHITE April 7, suddenly at Marlborough Drive, Darlington. John, aged 84 years, beloved husband of Peggy and will be sadly missed by family and friends. Funeral Friday. Friends please meet for service in All Saints' Church, Blackwell at 10.30 a.m., followed by interment in the West Cemetery.
COATES April 8, peacefully in hospital, after a short illness. Barry Keith, aged 64 years, beloved dad of Neil, Susan and Quentin, dear father-in-law of Valerie, Barrie and Tracey and loving grandad to Wayne and Leeann and also beloved nephew of Cynthia and Arthur. Funeral Monday, April 19. Would friends please meet 1.45 p.m. for service and committal at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations to the British Liver Trust, Portman House, 44 High Street, Ringwood, Hampshire, BH24 1AG.
CRAGGS April 4, peacefully at home, of Sadberge. Amy, aged 95 years, loving mother of Dorothy and Colin and a much loved grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Monday, April 19. Friends please meet for service in St. Andrew's Church, Sadberge at 12.30 p.m., followed by cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be left for St. Andrew's Church Funds.
DAGLISH Janet (Jan), nee Coates, aged 82 years, on April 9, peacefully at home in Colburn. Dearly loved wife of Tom, much loved mam of Thomas and David, dear mother-in-law of Liz and loving grandma of Michael and Colin. Funeral service in St Cuthbert's Church, Colburn on Wednesday, April 21 at 2.00 p.m., followed by cremation. Friends please meet at the church.
DEGNAN April 15 (peacefully, in hospital), late of Harrowgate Hill, Darlington. Elizabeth, (Lizzy), aged 76 years. A loving mam of Jean, Stephen and Terence, a dear mother-in-law and grandmother. Funeral, Friday, April 23. Will friends please meet for service 1.15 p.m. at Darlington Crematorium.
DELVE April 15, peacefully at home, Brooklands, Bishop Auckland. Mary (nee Cook), aged 89 years, beloved wife of the late Bill, dearest mam of Veronica and Ann, a dear mother-in-law, a much loved and loving nana and great-nana. Will friends please meet for Requiem Mass in St. Mary's R.C. Church, Bishop Auckland at 10.45 a.m. on Wednesday, April 21, followed by cremation at Durham. Family flowers only. Donations may, if desired, be left in church for Cancer Research and C.A.F.O.D. R.I.P.
DOWTHWAITE April 13. Marie (nee Robson), aged 85 years, late of Bishop Auckland, a very dear mother of Joan and Diane, a dear mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Service and cremation at St. Hilda's Chapel, Teesside Crematorium, Middlesbrough on Saturday, April 17 at 10.15 a.m.
DUDDIN Isabella Fullard On April 6, of Robinson House, Horden. Bella, in her 99th year, dearly beloved wife of the late Thomas Lister, a loving mother of Ronald, Beatrice, George, Joan, Allen and the late Thomas Victor, also a devoted grandmother. Cremation Sunderland Crematorium on Thursday. Friends please accept this intimation and meet for service at the crematorium at 10.00 a.m.
DUNNE Rita, aged 88 years, on April 8, peacefully in hospital, after a short illness, of Hipswell. Beloved wife of the late Paddy Dunne, mother of Marie, Sheila and Noel, mother-in-law of Sylvia and a dear nana to all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. To be received into St. Joan of Arc R.C. Church, Catterick Garrison on Sunday, April 18 at 5.00 p.m. for Requiem Mass on Monday, April 19 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment in Hipswell Cemetery. Friends please meet at the church. Floral tributes, if desired, may be sent to John Blenkiron and Sons Ltd., Victoria House, 21 Queens Road, Richmond, DL10 4AJ. R.I.P.
FAIRGRIEVE April 13 (suddenly in hospital), of Crook. Joan, aged 69 years, dearly loved wife of the late Jimmy, also a devoted mam and nana. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Tuesday, April 20 at 10.00 a.m.
FOSTER April 12, peacefully in hospital, of Hargrave Terrace, Darlington. Jean, aged 77 years, beloved wife of the late George and also the late John Sweeney, dearly loved mother of John, Kevin and Marlene, dear mother-in-law of Wendy and Susan, a loving nana of Bridgette, Lynsey, Tanille, Glen, Gayle and Ryan and a much loved great-nana of Laura, Jack and Ben. Now at peace. Funeral Friday. Friends please meet for service at Darlington Crematorium at 9.15 a.m. Floral tributes may be sent to Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., Bondgate, Darlington.
FOSTER April 15 (after a long illness bravely fought), of Bede Terrace, Bowburn. Fred, aged 60 years, beloved husband of Amy (nee Walker, formerly of Willington), much loved dad of Gillian, David and Gemma and devoted grandad of Michael and Todd, a dear son of Dora and the late Bob. Would family and friends please meet for service at St. Andrew's Methodist Church, Brandon on Wednesday, April 21 at 12.50 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium. Family flowers only please, with donations kindly accepted by Prostate Cancer Research. Please note change of time.
FOX April 9, suddenly in hospital, of Darlington. William George (Billy), a dear father of Gary and Nigel, a loving brother and nephew. Will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral Monday, May 10. Will friends please meet for service 11.45 a.m. at Darlington Crematorium, Carmel Road, Darlington. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to A.D.D.E.R., Barth Cottages, Dinsdale Park, Middleton St. George, DL2 1DJ.
GARNER Albert (Ted) Peacefully on April 9, at Butterwick Hospice, Stockton. Ted, beloved husband of the late Cecilia (nee Plant), dear father of Angela, Peter and Clare, also a dear father-in-law and a much loved grandad. Requiem Mass in Holy Rosary R.C. Church, Sidlaw Road, Billingham, Friday, April 16 at 12.00 noon prior to interment at Billingham Cemetery. Friends please meet at church. R.I.P. Resting at and floral tributes to Crake and Mallon Funeral Service, 45 Norton Road, Stockton.
GIBSON Ida (nee Thurston), beloved wife of the late Braith, loving mam, grandma, sister and auntie. Formerly of Sadberge and Middleton St. George, died in hospital, Leicester on April 9, aged 77 years.
GILLING April 13. Peter. A much loved husband, father and grandad, also very dear brother and father-in-law. The funeral arrangements are private. Now at Peace
GRAY April 8, in hospital, of Newton Aycliffe. Alan, aged 56 years, beloved husband of Joan, father of Darren and son of Douglas and Lavinia. Funeral Wednesday, April 21. Would friends please meet 11.00 a.m. for service at St. Clare's Church, Newton Aycliffe, prior to private interment. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the Mayor's Charity, please contact (01325) 300700.
GREAVES Lavinia Peacefully, in hospital on April 15, aged 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Stanley Alfred, a dearly loved mother of Stanley, Bobby, Jean, Alex and Gerald, a dear mother-in-law, grandma, great-grandma and great-great-grandma. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday April 21, in The Chapel of St. Bede's, Teesside Crematorium at 3.30 p.m. Friends please meet at the crematorium chapel.
HANLON (nee Smith) April 6 (peacefully, at Elderwood Care Home), of Darlington. Mabel, aged 76 years, dear wife of the late Thomas, beloved mam of Jeanette, special grandma of Kezia and Lauren, dear sister to Harry and a much loved aunt. Funeral Friday, April 16. Friends please meet 11.45 a.m. for service at Darlington Crematorium, prior to cremation. Floral tributes, if desired, to Co-operative Chapels of Rest, 50 St. Cuthbert's Way, Darlington.
HARMSWORTH April 7 (suddenly), of Bank Yard, Richmond (formerly of Leyburn). David, aged 65 years. Very dear father of Darrell, David, Carol and Stephen and a dear father-in-law, grandad and brother and partner to Sheila. Funeral service at St. Matthew's Church, Leyburn on Tuesday, April 20, at 12.00 noon followed by private family cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to be shared between church funds and Yorkshire Cancer Research (plate in church). Friends please meet at the church.
HARRISON April 11, of Newton Aycliffe. Ann, wife of Stan, mother of Shona, grandma to Robert and Catherine Charlotte (Lottie). She was greatly loved. Funeral Wednesday, April 21. Would friends please meet 1.30 p.m. for service at St. Clare's Church, Newton Aycliffe. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to St. Clare's Church.
HAW April 12, peacefully at Ventress Hall, Darlington. Olive, aged 92 years, beloved wife of the late Fred, dear sister of Enid, much loved aunt of Keith, will be sadly missed by her friends. Funeral Wednesday April 21. Service and cremation at Darlington Crematorium at 11.15 a.m.
HECKLEY April 9 (suddenly, after a short illness), of Bluebell Close, Newton Aycliffe. Gladys, aged 75 years. Beloved wife of the late Allan, a much loved mum of Bryan, a dearly loved grandma of Elizabeth and Richard, a loving sister of George and a devoted aunt of Valerie. Will friends please meet for service in Darlington Crematorium Chapel on Monday, April 19, at 2.45 p.m.
HILL April 8, peacefully after a long illness, at the Grange Residential Care Home, Darlington. Evelyn, aged 79 years, dearly loved wife of the late Ron, much loved mam of Ken, John and Mike and a loving grandmother of Vicki and Andrew. Funeral Friday. Friends please meet for service at Darlington Crematorium at 9.45 a.m. Flowers may be sent or donations if preferred may be sent for Darlington and District Alzheimers Society c/o Seaton Leng Funeral Directors, Bondgate, Darlington.