HILL On April 11, in hospital, of Yafforth, after an illness fought with great courage. Alison Mary, aged 48 years, dearly loved wife of Paul, loving mother to Tom, Claire and Ben and a dear daughter and sister. Funeral service to be held in All Saints' Church, Yafforth 2.00 p.m. Saturday, April 17, followed by interment. Flowers or donations if wished, for St. Teresa's Hospice.
IRVING April 15 (peacefully, in her sleep), of Pear Lea, Brandon. Mary, aged 84 years, surrounded by her son John and daughter-in-law Violet, much loved mother of John and the late George, David and Keith, loving nana of Lynn, Kay, Lisa and Gary and a dearly loved great-nana of Anthony, Mikela, Natasha, Stacy, Ryan and Caitlin. Friends please meet for service in St. Andrew's Methodist Church on Wednesday, April 21, at 2.15 p.m. followed by cremation at Durham. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu may be given after the service for the MacMillan Cancer Relief Fund. Good night and God Bless mam R.I.P.
IVESON Thomas (Tot), died April 8, late of Dales End, Gayle, a dear husband, father and grandad. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, April 15 at 1.30 p.m. at St. Margaret's Church, Hawes, followed by cremation at Lancaster and Morecambe Crematorium. Friends please meet at church. Family flowers only. Donations for Cancer Research.
JACKSON April 15 (peacefully, in hospital), of Salisbury Crescent, West Corn forth, (formerly of Kelloe). Wendy, (nee Young), aged 48 years. Much loved wife of Barry, a dear mother and grandmother. Funeral Thursday. Would friends please meet at 10.30 a.m. for service and cremation in Durham Crematorium Chapel.
JACKSON On April 4 (suddenly in hospital), of 5 Banks Terrace, Hurworth Place, near Darlington and formerly of High Spelderbanks Farm, Masham. Peter, aged 78 years, loving husband of Katherine, dear dad of Michael and Susan and a devoted grandad. The funeral service has been held at St. Peter's Church, Croft, prior to interment at Croft Cemetery.
JOHNSON April 11, suddenly at home, of Newton Aycliffe. Joe, aged 77 years, beloved husband of Janet and a much loved brother. Funeral Monday, April 19. Would friends please meet 10.45 a.m. for service and committal at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only.
JONES April 11 (in hospital), of Ravensdale Road, Darlington. Beverley Jean, aged 59 years, dearly loved mum of Bernie, Steve and Abi and a much loved nannie. Funeral Wednesday. Would friends kindly meet for service at Darlington Crematorium at 2.15 p.m. Flowers may be sent to Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., or alternatively, donations for Samaritans, c/o 13 Woodland Road, Darlington, DL3 7BJ.
JONES April 6 (suddenly at home), of Lansdowne Road, Coxhoe. Fred, aged 61 years, dearly loved husband of Vivien, beloved father of Tony and father-in-law to Pauline, grandad to Craig and an uncle to Matthew. Would family and friends please meet for service at St. Mary's Church, Coxhoe on Thursday at 1.00 p.m., followed by interment at Quarrington Hill Cemetery.
JONES April 9 (peacefully at home), of Linburn Drive, Bishop Auckland. Tim, aged 20 years, a much loved son of Ray and Margaret, a loving brother of Robert, a much loved partner of Michelle, also a dearest nephew and cousin. Funeral Friday, April 16. Friends please meet at 11.00 a.m. for a service in St. Andrew's Church, South Church, followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu may be given to the Teenage Cancer Unit, c/o the R.V.I. Hospital, Newcastle.
KNIGHTON April 10, of Tindale Crescent, Bishop Auckland, formerly of Witton Park. George, aged 82 years, beloved husband of the late Ethel, devoted dad of Jean and Joan, dear father-in-law to Michael and Dave, much loved granda to Michael, Craig, Steven and Clare, also loving great-granda to Gemma, Lauren and Abbie, also dear brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Will friends please meet for service in St. Paul's Church, Witton Park at 10.00 a.m., on Friday, April 16, followed by cremation at Durham.
LAND April 13 (peacefully, after a short illness). Margaret (nee Henderson), of Barnard Castle, dearly loved wife of Raymond, beautiful mother of Sara, cousin of Evelyn, dear sister-in-law of Freda, Audrey and Walter and dear aunt of Michael and Colette. Sadly missed by all of her family and friends. Would friends please meet for funeral service and committal at St. Mary's Parish Church, Barnard Castle on Tuesday, April 20 at 10.45 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be given in church to Church Funds and M.S. Charities.
LEASK April 13, peacefully at St. Teresa's Hospice, of Hundens Lane, Darlington. David, beloved husband of Marion and dearly loved and sadly missed by all his family. Funeral Wednesday. Friends please meet for service at Darlington Crematorium at 10.15 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations may be sent for St. Teresa's Hospice, The Woodlands, 91 Woodland Road, Darlington. DL3 7UA.
LEVY April 6, in hospital, of Harringay Crescent, Darlington. Sheila, aged 67 years, beloved wife of the late Sammy, dearly loved mother of Vernon, Graham, Michael, Paul, David, Stanford and Steven, also a much loved mother-in-law and grandma. Funeral Friday. Friends please meet for service in St. Cuthbert's Church at 1.30 p.m., followed by interment in the North Cemetery.
MACHEN April 16, of Crook. George William, aged 80 years, devoted husband of Phyllis and dearly loved dad of Kenneth, Alan and Eric. Will friends please meet for service in Durham Crematorium at 2.00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 20.
MASON April 11 (peacefully), at Craigarron Nursing Home, Trimdon (late of Wingate). Albert, aged 84 years. Dear husband and much loved dad and grandad. Cortege leaving Gladstone Terrace, Station Town, Friday at 1.20 p.m. Friends please meet at Millbank Methodist Church for service at 1.30 p.m. followed by interment at Station Town Cemetery.
MASTERS April 8 (in hospital), of Water View, Middleton St. George. Edward Charles (Ted), aged 90 years, dearly beloved husband of the late Joan, loving dad of Derek, Howard and Jean, dear father-in-law and a much loved grandpa and great-grandpa. Funeral Thursday. Would friends kindly meet for service at Darlington Crematorium at 2.15 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations may be sent for Cancer Research, c/o Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., Bondgate, Darlington, DL3 7JR.
McDERMOTT April 10, late of Southfield Lodge, Crook. Ann Norah, aged 91 years, beloved wife of the late Jack, a dear mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Friends please meet for Requiem Mass in. St. Cuthbert's R.C. Church on Saturday, April 17 at 9.30 a.m., followed by interment. On whose soul sweet Jesus have mercy. R.I.P.
MOORE On April 12, peacefully after a long illness bravely borne, of West Rainton. Jack, aged 79 years, dearly beloved husband of the late Monica, treasured dad of Pamela, Carol and Alison, much loved grandad of Melanie, Helen, Catherine, Steven, Christine, Robert, Hillary, Jack, David and Peter. Proud great-grandad of Naomi and Stella, dear brother of Peggy, Nancy, Dorothy and Connie. Following Jack's final wishes, would family and friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Tuesday, April 20 at 2.30 p.m.
MOYSER April 11 (in hospital), of Kings Gardens, Sowerby, Thirsk. John Edward (Ted), aged 87 years, beloved husband of Eva, loving father of Patricia and Angela, a dearly loved brother, father-in-law, grandad and great-grandad. The funeral service will be held at St. Oswald's Church, Sowerby on Wednesday, April 21 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment.
NATTRASS Kathleen Formerly of Harlsey Road, Hartburn, Stockton. Passed away peacefully in Cheltenham on April 10, aged 88 years. Wife of the late George, dear mother of Geoffrey and a much loved grandmother of William and Matthew. Enquiries to W.S. Trenhaile Funeral Directors. Tel. (01242) 224897.
NICHOLSON James (Jim), aged 85 years of The Ghyll, Richmond. Died peacefully at Nightingale Hall Nursing Home, Richmond on April 5. Dearly loved husband of Dorothy, much loved father of Carol, Jill, Elizabeth and Philip and a dear father-in-law and loving grandpa. Funeral service at Darlington Crematorium tomorrow, Wednesday, April 14, at 10.15 a.m. Friends please meet at The Crematorium Chapel. Family flowers only, if desired donations may be given at The Crematorium Chapel for The Nightingale Hall Mini Bus appeal.
NICHOLSON April 11, in hospital, of Stanton Hall, Darlington. Mary Elizabeth (Polly), aged 93 years, beloved wife of the late Joseph, dearly loved mother of Jean, Greta and Bobby and also a much loved grandma and great-grandma. Funeral Tuesday. Friends please meet for service in Holy Trinity Church at 2.00 p.m., followed by cremation.
ORD April 10, peacefully in hospital, of Masham. Hazel, aged 87 years, the much loved wife of Norman, a loving mother of John and Janet and a dear mother-in-law of Kevin. Service on Saturday, April 17 at Park Street Methodist Church, Masham at 2.30 p.m., followed by interment in the churchyard. Family flowers only please, but donations may be left in church for Church Funds and the Alzheimer's Research Trust.
PELTOR On April 8, 2004, peacefully at Bridgnorth, Shropshire, The Rev'd. Lawrence Frank Peltor, M.A. (Oxon), Hon. C.F., Vicar of Thirkleby with Kilburn and Bagby, 1955-60, aged 95 years. Funeral service at the Church of St. John, Willey, Nr. Bridgnorth, on Tuesday, April 20 at 3.30 p.m., to be followed by interment at the Parish Churchyard of St. Giles, Barrow, Nr. Much Wenlock. No flowers. Donations for 'The League of Friends of Bridgnorth Hospital'. All inquiries to Perry and Phillips Funeral Directors, telephone Bridgnorth (01746) 765255.
PEVERALL On April 8, peacefully in hospital and of Meadowfield. Thomas, aged 84 years, dearly loved husband of Olga and a loving father of Joan, father-in-law to Brian, brother-in-law of Olive and Miriam. Will be sadly missed. Friends please meet for service in St. John's Church, Meadowfield on Friday, April 16 at 12.15 p.m., cremation to follow at Durham. Refreshments afterwards at Whitworth Hall. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to Prostate Cancer Research and St. Cuthbert's Hospice Appeal, c/o Stuart Wright Funeral Service Limited, Gilesgate, Durham City.
PORTER April 10 (in hospital), of 59 Skipton Close, Ferryhill. Colin, aged 75 years. Dearly loved husband of Jean and a much loved father and grandfather. Cortege leaving residence at 1.30 p.m. on Friday, April 16, for service and cremation at Durham Crematoium at 2.00 p.m.