FERRIER June 27, peacefully, at Ventress Hall Nursing Home, of Yoredale Avenue, Darlington. Anna, dearly loved wife of the late Charles, loving mum of Rose-marie, dear mother-in-law of David and a much loved grandma of Simon, Claire and Kirsty. Funeral Thurs-day, July 8. Friends please meet for service in St. Matthew and St. Luke's Church, Brinkburn Road at 11.00 a.m., followed by cremation.
FOGGIN July 1, (In Cedar Lodge, after a long illness), of Newton Aycliffe (ex. D.S.R.M). William (Barry), aged 59 years. Beloved husband of Glenda, loving dad of Glenn and Graeme and brother of Carol, also a much loved brother-in-law and uncle. The funeral service will take place on Friday, July 9, 11.15 a.m. at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if so desired may be made to, The Great North Air Ambulance, Imperial Centre, Grange Road, Darlington. DL1 5NA.
FORD July 3, suddenly at home in Staindrop. Alec, aged 77 years, beloved husband of the late Mildred, a dear dad of Melvyn, Marilyn and Carol, father-in-law to Lynne, Alan and Trevor, a much loved grandad to Amanda, Paul, Gary, Sharon, Lisa and Louise, also a loving great-grandad. Will friends please meet for service in Durham Crematorium at 9.00 a.m. on Thursday, July 8.
FOWLER Fred Died peacefully in Rydal Care Home, (formerly of Tom Raine Court, Darlington). Friends please meet at Darlington crematorium for a service on Thursday July 8, at 2.45 p.m.
GIBBON July 6, Lillian Gwendolyn (Gwen), aged 88 years of Romanby. Dearly loved mother of John. Funeral service to be held at St. James' Church, Romanby on Wednesday July 14, at 11.00 a.m, followed by private interment. Family flowers only please.
GOWLING Reginald (Reg). Aged 79 years, died peacefully in hospital on July 5. A beloved husband of June, a much loved dad of Martin, Sue and Claire, loving father-in-law to Victor and Lynn and a very special grandad to Liam, Lucy, Aiden and Sophie. Sadly missed by all family and friends. Would friends please meet for funeral service at St. Mary's Parish Church, Barnard Castle on Monday July 12, at 10.00 a.m. followed cremation at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations if desired may be given in church to The Great North Air Ambulance.
GRAHAM July 5 (in hospital), of Churchvale, High Pittington. Robert (Bob), aged 94 years, (retired sub post master). Devoted husband of the late Alice, beloved dad of Neil, Anne and Brian, a sadly missed father-in-law of Pauline, Gordon and Marion, treasured grandad and great-grandad, a dear brother of Jenny. Cortege to leave Anne's residence on Tuesday July 13, at 10.00 a.m. for service in St. Laurence Church, Pittington at 10.10 a.m. prior to cremation at Durham Crematorium.
GRAHAM July 2, of Bishop Auckland. Jennie, aged 79 years, dearly loved daughter of the late Alice Emily Graham and Hamilton Graham, a dear companion to Mary, a dear sister, aunt and great aunt. Will friends please meet for service in Durham Crematorium at 2.00 p.m. on Thursday, July 8.
GREEAR On July 2, peacefully in hospital, of Bedale. Reg, aged 64 years, dearly loved husband of the late Denise and a loving father, father-in-law, grandad, brother, uncle and best friend. Funeral service to be held in St. John The Baptist Church, Leeming Village, on Thursday, July 8, at 10.00 a.m., followed by cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if wished, for The British Heart Foundation.
GREENSMITH July 5, of Hambleton Road, Coundon. George, aged 64 years, beloved husband of Evelyn, a dearly loved dad and father-in-law, also a loving grandad and great-grandad and a very dear brother. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium Chapel, on Monday, July 12, at 9.00 a.m. Memories forever are ours to treasure.
GREGG July 2, suddenly in hospital. Margery, aged 70 years, of Bishop Auckland. Dear wife of John, beloved mam of Mark and partner Karen, a much loved and loving nan, also a dear sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend. Will friends please meet for service in Bishop Auckland Baptist Church, at 11.00 a.m., on Thursday, July 8, followed by interment in Bishop Auckland Town Cemetery.
GREGG Margery, beloved and devoted nan of Tanith, Cory and Rhys and passed daughter-in-law Susan. Missed and loved forever.
GREGSON July 5, of Deneside, Spennymoor. Ethel (nee Cooke), aged 72 years, a dearly loved wife of Norman, a loving mam of Allan and Karen, a dear mother-in-law, a much loved nana and a loved sister and aunty. Would friends please meet at Durham Crematorium Friday for a service and committal at 9.00 a.m.
HENDREN Elaine, aged 73 years, peacefully, in hospital on July 8, of Brompton On Swale, dearly loved wife of Jack, much loved mum of Joanne and Gareth, dear mother-in-law of Jeff and Niki, devoted nan of Sarah, Andrew and Jack and a loving sister of Dorothea and Elizabeth. Funeral service at St. Agatha's Church, Easby on Wednesday, July 14 at 2.00 p.m., followed by cremation. Friends please meet at the Church. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for St. Teresa's Hospice, Darlington are being accepted by John Blenkiron and Sons Ltd., 21 Queens Road, Richmond, DL10 4AJ.
HENDRY Chester-le-Street Peacefully, at home on July 4, aged 80 years. Joan, loving wife of the late George, dearly loved mam of David and mother-in-law to Carol, also a much loved nana of Ian and Dawn, a great-grandma to Stacey and Liam. Friends please meet for service and cremation in Durham Crematorium on Friday June 9, at 10.00 a.m.
HENNEY July 3 (peacefully at home after a long illness courageously borne), of Myrtle Grove, Trimdon Village. Margaret (Peggy), aged 80 years. Beloved wife of Alan, dearly loved mam of Pam and Stephen, dearest mother-in-law of Dorothy and Alan, devoted nanna of Amanda, Simon, Christopher, Ashleigh, Simon and Andrea and also a dear sister and aunt. Would friends please meet for service at St. Mary Magdalene Church, Trimdon Village, on Thursday at 10.15 a.m. followed by cremation at Durham. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Butterwick Hospice, Bishop Auckland.
HINDMARCH July 6, in South Church Nursing Home, formerly of Shildon. Walter, aged 90 years, beloved husband of the late Lizzie, devoted dad of Trevor and Yvonne, a dear father-in-law to the late Joan, also a much loved grandad and great-grandad. Will friends please meet for service in Shildon Methodist Chapel, at 12.50 p.m. on Monday, July 12, followed by cremation at Darlington.
HODGSON July 5, of Mount Drive, Leyburn. Margery, beloved wife of the late James and a dearly loved cousin, sister-in-law and aunt. Funeral service at Leyburn Methodist Chapel, Thursday July 8, at 12.45 p.m. followed by cremation at Darlington. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for Leyburn and Marsett Chapel. Friends please meet at chapel.
HOPPER July 6, in hospital, of Musgrave Gardens, Durham. Richard (Dick), aged 86 years, husband of the late Vera, much loved and devoted dad of Vicky and Vivian, father-in-law of Derek and Kishor, loving grandad of Mark and Shireen, Sarah and Andy, Rebecca and David and Andrew, his cherished great grandchildren Oliver, Thomas, Joseph and Reece. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Friday, July 9 at 11.30 a.m. Family flowers only. Donations to Downs Syndrome North East c/o Stuart Wright Funeral Service Ltd., 23 Marshall Terrace, Gilesgate, Durham DH1 2HX.
HOWES Framwellgate Moor July 4, aged 90 years. William Alfred (Alf), beloved husband of Lucy and much loved by all the family. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Thursday July 8, at 10.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to, The Army Benevolent Fund, 41 Queens Gate, London. SW7 5HR.
HUNTER (nee McGinn) July 1, peacefully at St. Teresa's Hospice, of Westlands Road, Darlington. Gwen, aged 77 years, dearly loved wife of Laurie, much loved mum of Julie, dear mother-in-law of Rob, loving gran of James and devoted sister of Audrey. Funeral Friday, July 9. Friends please meet for Requiem Mass in The Church of The Holy Family, Cockerton, at 10.45 a.m., followed by cremation. Floral tributes may be sent to Seaton Leng Funeral Directors, Bondgate, Darlington.
JOSEPHS July 5, peacefully, following a long illness. Catherine Anne, aged 47 years, of Northallerton, beloved wife of the late Ian, dearly loved mother of Leanne and Hannah, a much loved daughter and sister. Funeral service to be held at Northallerton Methodist Chapel on Monday, July 12 at 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, to Cancer Research U.K.
KAY July 4 (peacefully, in hospital), of Kings Road, Wingate. Thomas (Tot), aged 92 years, beloved husband of the late Catherine (Kitty), dearly loved father of Cath-erine, dear father-in-law of Norman and a much loved grandad and great-grandad. Cortege leaving residence Monday at 12.35 pm. Friends please meet at Holy Trinity Church for service at 12.45 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham.
KELSEY July 1, 2004, formerly of Sunderland. Bob, aged 84 years, dearly beloved husband of the late Olive Muriel, loving dad of John, Peter, David, Melvyn, Julia, Robert, Rita and Jackie, a dear father-in-law, granda and great-granda. Would family and friends please meet for funeral service at South Shields Crematorium Chapel on Friday, July 9 at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only please, by request. Bob will be resting at his daughter's residence. All welcome afterwards at the New Mill. Now At Peace
KIRKBY July 2, of Diamond Close, Chilton. Jack, aged 85 years, beloved husband of the late Nora, dearest brother of Grace, brother-in-law of Doris and also a dear uncle of Ian. Would friends please meet for service in St. Aidan's Church, Chilton, on Thursday at 1.45 p.m. followed by cremation at Durham.
LINDSLEY July 2 (peacefully, in his sleep). Francis William, aged 91 years, husband of the late Anne, father of Eunice, grandfather to Beverley and Stuart, great-grandfather of Laura, Amy, Jessica and Victoria. Funeral Thursday, July 8. Would friends please meet 11.15 a.m. for service at Darlington Crema-torium.
LOMAX July 6, of Newlands View, Crook. Hazel, aged 60 years, beloved wife of Bill and a dearly loved sister, sister-in-law and aunt. Friends please meet for service in St. Catherine's Church, on Monday, July 12, at 2.40 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham.
MASTERMAN July 8, of Stanton Hall, Darlington. Milbrough (Millie), aged 96 years, beloved wife of the late Leonard, loving mother of Neil and the late Bryan, mother-in-law of Marjorie and Judith, dearly loved grandma of Stuart and Julie and Andrew, Claire, Alison and Joanne and great grandma of Christopher, Harry and Samuel. Funeral Thursday. Friends please meet for service at Darlington Crematorium, at 2.45 p.m.
MAUDE July 1 (suddenly). Elsie, of Park Terrace, Barnard Castle, aged 82 years, wife of the late Leon (Maude's Coaches), loving mother of Tony, Andrew and Stephen, mother-in-law to Lyndsey, Dawn and Dianne and dear grandma to Anthony, Elizabeth, Helen and Jonathan. Would friends please meet for funeral service at St. Mary's Parish Church, Barnard Castle on Thursday, July 8 at 12.00 noon, followed by cremation at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be given in church to Friends of Richardson Hospital and to Cancer Research UK (Teesdale).
McCABE July 6 (peacefully, at home), of Grey Street, Crook. Frieda Winnifred, aged 80 years, beloved sister of Oswald, Bessie and the late Frank and Felix. Would friends please meet for service and cremation at Durham Crematorium on Monday, July 12 at 2.00 p.m. No flowers by request please. Donations in lieu if so desired to District Nurses Crook c/o Mr Oswald McCabe, 35 Grey Street, Crook. Lord have mercy on her soul. R.I.P
McCAIG (Willington) July 6 (suddenly, at home). Dorothy (nee Hogarth), aged 81 years, dearly loved wife of the late Benjamin and a dear mam of June and Sheila, sons-in-law Alan and Ray, also a much loved grandma of Daniel, Richard and Julie. Cremation at Durham Crematorium on Wednes-day, July 14 at 2.00 p.m. Friends please meet at the Crematorium.