MITCHELL Nora Winifred (Winnie, nee Bell) on July 4, in hospital, of Cecil Road, Barnard Castle, aged 81 years, dearly loved wife of Norman, much loved mam of Angela and Valerie, dear mother-in-law of Dud and Bob and treasured nana of Kevin, Linda, Rebecca, Andrew, Adam and James. Funeral service at Barnard Castle Methodist Church on Friday, July 9 at 12.00 noon, followed by cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be given in Church to the Children's Heart Unit Fund at Freeman Hospital and Friends of Richardson Hospital.
MULVANY Mary Louise, aged 82 years, passed away on July 2, surrounded by her loving family, formerly of Gurney Street, Darlington. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Gerald (together now forever), dearly loved mam of Teresa, Stephen and Paul, dear mother-in-law of Charlie, Jane and Lorraine and a devoted nanna and great-nanna. Funeral Thursday, July 8. Friends please meet for service in Northland Methodist Church, at 2.00 p.m., followed by interment. Flowers may be sent c/o Whitehouse Funeral Service, 17 West Auckland Road, Darlington.
MURRAY William (Bill), aged 85 years, peacefully, on July 3, at The Abbey Care Village, Scorton, of North Cowton. Dearly loved husband of Jean, much loved dad of Alan, Graham and Jacqueline, a dear father-in-law and loving 'Pop' of his six grandchildren. Funeral service in St. Luke's Church, North Cowton, on Monday, July 12, at 10.45 a.m., followed by cremation. Friends please meet at the church. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, may be given in church for The Macmillan Nurses Fund.
MYERS July 2 peacefully at home, of Gouldsmith Gardens, Darlington. Jean, aged 71 years, beloved wife of Maurice, a dear mam of Susan, David and twins Brian and Stephen, also a much loved mother-in-law, granny and great-grandma, will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral Thursday, July 8. Will friends please meet for service, 10.15 a.m., at the Crematorium Chapel, Darlington.
PICKERSGILL July 3. Hetty, aged 89 years, peacefully at her son's home, surrounded by her loving family, her daughter Joan, son Robert, daughter-in-law Janet and grandchildren Joel and Alexandra. Service at St. John the Baptist Church, Low Dinsdale at 2.00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 7, followed by private crem-ation. For transport assistance call (01325) 720736. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be sent to St. Teresa's Hospice, The Woodlands, 91 Woodland Road, Darlington, DL3 7UA.
PIKE Ken July 3 (peacefully, in hospital). Ken, aged 84 years, of Billingham (Founder member of the T.U.C. Club, Billing-ham), much loved father of Dorothy, Alan and Robert, also a dear and devoted grandad and great-grandad. Funeral service to take place on Friday, July 9 at Billingham Baptist Church, Cheviot Crescent at 2.45 p.m., prior to cremation at Teesside Crema-torium. Friends please meet at Church.
POULTER (nee Calvert) July 3, 2004, at Kirkwood Hospice, Huddersfield and formerly of Sharow, Ripon. Audrey Mary, aged 69 years, beloved mother of Anne and Helen, mother-in-law of Kevin and grandmother of Emma and Jack. Funeral service will be held at Huddersfield Crematorium on Thursday, July 8, 2004 at 10.30 a.m. Friends please accept this intimation. Flowers will be received at George Brooke's Chapel of Rest, Dewsbury. All enquiries please telephone (01924) 454476.
PRATT July 3 (late of Hunwick). Barbara (nee Heslop), aged 91 years, beloved wife of the late Raymond, a dearly loved mother of David, Anthony, John and Joe, a dear mother-in-law, also a loving grandmother and great-grandmother. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium Chapel, on Monday, July 12, at 11.00 a.m.
PRICE June 24, accidentally, in France, of 8 Lime Road, Ferryhill. James, aged 83 years, dearly loved husband of Hazel and dearest uncle of Shirley, Peter, Krista, Keith and Alex. Cortege leaving residence 18 Richmond Close at 12.35 p.m. on Friday, July 9 for service in St. Luke's Church at 12.45 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium.
PROCTER July 5, died peacefully at Leeming Garth, formerly of Thirn. Dorothy (Dolly), aged 82 years, loving mother of Alan, also a dear sister-in-law and aunt. Funeral service to be held at St. Gregory's Church, Bedale on Wednesday, July 14 at 10.30 a.m., followed by cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Leeming Garth Resident's Fund.
RAILTON Ginger, aged 86 years, died July 1st, peacefully at home in Grantham, formerly of Bishop Auckland. Dearest son of the late Jack and Kitty and beloved brother of Joyce and the late Nella, Patti, Jim and Joe. Reunited with his loved ones gone before. May God grant you eternal rest.
RELTON (nee Race) July 4, peacefully, at Darlington Memorial Hospital. Elsie, aged 90 years, wife of the late Joe Relton, much loved mother to Billy, David, Mary, Doreen, Jose-phine, Ann, Dennis and Irene, also a beloved grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Friday, July 9. Would friends please meet St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Coundon for service at 12.00 noon, followed by private cremation.
RIDLEY Ralph William Peacefully in hospital on July 3. Ralph, aged 79 years, (of Great Broughton). Beloved husband of Avis, much loved father of Alan and Dorothy, father-in-law to Gillian and Alan. Service to be held in Great Broughton Methodist Church, Friday July 9, at 10.30 a.m. prior to cremation. Would friends kindly meet at church. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers if so desired to Diabetes UK., Stirling House, 22 St. Cuthberts Way, Darlington. DL1 1GB.
ROSS July 4 (suddenly, at home), of Redworth Grove, Auckland Park. Thomas Brabban (Tom), aged 81 years, dearly loved husband of Ivy, a dearest father to Cherry and father-in-law to Ray. Cremation Friday, July 9 at Durham, following a service in the Crematorium Chapel at 9.30 a.m. Friends please meet at the Crematorium.
RUTTER July 4, of Durham Street, Middlestone Moor. Elsie (nee Siddle), aged 71 years, a dearly loved wife of Maurice, a loving mother of Gillian and son-in-law Angus, a much loved gran and a dear sister and sister-in-law. Would friends please meet in St. Paul's Church, Spennymoor Friday for a service at 9.50 a.m., followed by committal at Durham Crematorium.
SAINT July 6 (in hospital), of Rosedale Crescent, Darlington. George Crozier, aged 82 years, beloved husband of the late Mary, dear dad of Neil, Roy and Barry, also a much loved grandad of Kirsty and Emma. Funeral Wednes-day, July 14. Will friends please meet for service 10.45 a.m. at Darlington Crematorium.
SAMUEL Esther, aged 88 years, peacefully on June 30, at The Terrace Nursing Home, Richmond (formerly of Quaker Lane). Beloved wife of the late Reverend Ieuan Samuel, much loved mother of Christopher and Nicholas, dear mother-in-law of Kathleen and Lynne, loving grandma of Susan, Andrew and Kirsty, great-grandma of James and Ben and dear aunt of Meryl. Funeral service in St. Mary's Church, Richmond on Thursday, July 15 at 12.00 noon, followed by cremation. Friends please meet at the church. Family flowers only. Donations if desired, for Christian Aid, are being accepted by John Blenkiron and Sons Ltd., Victoria House, 21 Queens Road, Richmond, DL10 4AJ.
SCHOFIELD Florrie Born November 27, 1908, died July 2 2004. In the loving care of West Lodge Nursing Home, Billy Row since April 1991 (formerly of Dovedale Avenue, Sunnybrow), aged 95 years. Beloved wife of the late Joe, loving relation of Alister, Adrian, Alaine, Alan, Avril, Ruth, Brian, Jean, Nicola, Edward and Victoria. Funeral service at St. Stephen's Church, Willington on Tuesday July 13, at 1.45 p.m. followed by interment in the church cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations if required to, West Lodge Nursing Home, Residents Amenity Fund, Direct to West Lodge Nursing Home, Billy Row, Crook. DL15 9SY.
SHEVELS July 4 (in hospital), of Brignall Moor Crescent, Darlington. Ellen, aged 88 years. Beloved wife of the late Jack, much loved mam of Peter, loving mother-in-law to June, also a dearly loved sister, sister-in-law and auntie. Funeral Friday July 9. Would friends please meet 10.45 a.m. for service at Darlington Crematorium.
SHEWAN July 7, of Bishop Auckland. Elsie, devoted wife of the late John Alfred who will be greatly missed by all friends. Will friends please meet for service in Durham Cremator-ium, at 12.00 noon, on Tuesday, July 13.
SNODGRASS Isobel, passed away July 4. Sadly missed by all the family. Funeral service to be held at Hipswell Church on Monday, July 12 at 2.00 p.m.
STAINSBY July 3 (at home), of High West Road, Crook. Vera, aged 78 years, beloved wife of the late Brian, a dearly loved mother of Kevin and Deborah, a much loved grandmother of Paul and Ben, a loving mother-in-law of Donald and Jackie, also a dearest sister of Lorna, Eric and the late Dora and James. Funeral Wednesday, July 7. Would friends please meet at 2.40 p.m. for service in St. Catherine's Church, Crook, followed by private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu may be left at church.
STENSON Gordon, aged 70 years. Peacefully on July 5 at Rosedale Nursing Home, Catterick Garrison of Oswin Grove, Gilling West. A dearly loved brother and uncle. Funeral service in St. Agatha's Church, Gilling West on Tuesday July 13, at 2.00 p.m. followed by interment in the churchyard. Friends please meet at the church. Floral tributes if desired are being accepted by John Blenkiron and Sons Ltd., 21 Queens Road, Richmond.
TAYLOR July 2 (suddenly but peacefully, in hospital), of Ashfield, Newton Aycliffe. Frederick George (Fred), aged 77 years, dearly loved husband of Anne, a dear dad of Christine, Stuart and Ian, father-in-law of Andrew and Mary, also devoted grandad of Natalie, Amanda, Stephen, Paula, Ricky (namesake), Abigail, Lorna, Dale James, Katy, Kayley and Craig. Funeral Monday, July 12. Would friends please meet for service 10.45 a.m. at St. Clare's Church, Newton Aycliffe, prior to interment in the West Cemetery.
THOMPSON July 4, of School Aycliffe, (formerly of Monarch Green, Darlington). Kevin, aged 36 years. Much loved son of Keith and the late Pamela, dearly loved stepson of Lucille, loving dad to Jamie, dearly loved brother to Darren and Sharon, dear friend to Becky, also a devoted grandson, uncle and brother-in-law. Funeral Tuesday July 13. Would friends please meet 11.45 a.m. for service at Darlington Cremator ium. Family flowers only please.
TODD July 5, peacefully in hospital surrounded by her loving family. Gladys, aged 83 years, dearly loved wife of the late Joseph, much loved mother of John, Phillip, Peter and daughters-in-law and sadly missed by all grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral Monday, July 12. Would friends please meet at 3.45 p.m. for service at Darlington Crematorium.
WARREN On July 5 (peacefully in hospital), of 62 The Springs, Middleham. Desmond, aged 78 years, dearly loved husband of Sheila, very dear dad of Zoe, much loved father-in-law of Harvey and loving gramps of Jodi. Funeral service to be held at Darlington Crematorium on Friday, July 9, at 9.45 a.m. Family flowers only please, however, donations, if so desired, may be given for 'Yorkshire Cancer Research', for which a plate will be present at the service. Will friends please meet at the Crematorium and accept this intimation.
WATERS Elsie, of Ruby Avenue, Chilton, aged 85 years, died peacefully, at home on July 4. Dearly loved mother of John and the late Barbara, beloved nanna of Paul, Debra, Alison, Simon, Laura and Emma, loving (great) nanna Elsie of David, Sophie, Nathan, Casey, Milly and Rocco. Friends please meet for service in St. Aidan's Church, Chilton on Friday, July 9 at 2.45 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium.
WATTERSON July 7 (peacefully), in Bethany House, formerly of Bank Top, Darlington. Joan (Price), aged 75 years, dearly loved mother to Kevin, Ann, Derek and Melanie, much loved sister to Audrey and Keith, also a loving sister-in-law, mother-in-law, nana, great-grandma and auntie. Funeral Tuesday, July 13. Would friends please meet 2.15 p.m. for service at Darlington Crematorium.
WELTON Thomasina, (nee Redden) formerly of Bishop Auckland. Dear sister of Edith and the late Margaret, Mary, Robert and John. Funeral on Thursday, 2.30pm at St John's Church, Southbank. Loved always, sleep well, Edith, Joe, Joanne, Stephen and Danielle.