PEGGIE Maud Mary September 23 (peacefully at home). Maud, of Sedgefield, dearly beloved wife of Tom. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday, September 29 at St. Edmund's Church, Sedgefield at 11.00 a.m., prior to cremation at Durham Crematorium. Relatives and friends please meet at Church.
PETTY September 29, of Bishop Auckland. Donald, aged 78 years, beloved husband of the late Ann and Rita, dear step-father to Ian, Judith and Gillian, loving grandad of Sally and Richard, dear brother-in-law of Doris, also a dear uncle, good friend and neighbour. Will friends please meet for service in Durham Crematorium at 11.00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 6. Flowers may be sent, or if preferred, donations to charity may be left at the crematorium.
POUNDER September 29, of Mallard Road, Scotton (formerly of West Burton and The George Inn, Thoralby). Dorothy, aged 75 years. Much loved wife of Eric and a dearly loved mum of Maureen, Ken, Kevin and Kally, also a very dear nan and great-grandmother. Funeral service at Aysgarth Church, Friday October 8, at 12.15 p.m. followed by cremation at Darlington. Donations if desired will be for The British Lung Association (plate in church).
POWELL (nee Raine) September 17, of Willington. Mary, aged 93 years, mother of Keith and sister of Muriel, Sidney and the late Constance. Would friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Monday, October 4 at 12.00 noon. Family flowers only please.
ROBERTSHAW (nee Oliver) September 24 (of Darlington). Florence, aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Stan, also a loving mother and grandmother. Family flowers only by request. The funeral service will take place on Friday October 1, 9.15 a.m. at Darlington Crematorium
ROBINSON September 28, of Alcote Grove, Shotton Colliery. Hilda (nee Burnham). Dearly beloved wife of the late James William. Funeral arrangements to follow. Enquiries to, Ivan Cochrane Tel: (0191) 5862136.
RUTTER Robert, on October 1, in the Friary Hospital with his family with him, of Fremington Hall, Fremington. Robert, aged 84 years, dearly loved husband of Jennie, very dear father of David, Joyce and the late Gordon, much loved father-in-law of Pam and Tony and loving grandad of Tony, Beverley, Matthew and Jonathan. Funeral service to be held at Reeth Methodist Chapel on Tuesday, October 5 at 2.00 p.m., followed by private interment at Grinton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, however, donations in memory of Robert, if so desired, may be given at the service for chapel funds and Marie Curie Cancer Care. Will friends please meet at the chapel and accept this intimation.
SANDERSON September 27 (in hos-pital), formerly of Stanhope and Wolsingham. John, aged 61 years, dear father of Joanne and John-George. Will friends please meet for service in Durham Crematorium at 1.00 p.m. on Friday, October 8. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu may be left at the Crematorium for Wear Ward, The Gables, Sedgefield. After this service all are welcome for refreshments in Wolsingham W.M.C.
SCHOLLICK September 29 (peacefully at home), of Spennymoor. Norah (nee Mason), aged 76 years, dearly beloved wife of George, a loving mother of Geoffrey and a dear sister, sister-in-law and auntie. Would friends please meet in St. Andrew's Church, Spennymoor Wednesday for a service at 12.15 p.m., followed by committal at Durham Crematorium.
SCOFFIN September 24, peacefully at Elderwood Residential Home (formerly of Grange Road, Darlington). Mary Verdun, aged 88 years, dearly loved wife of the late Harry Bernard, much loved mam of Geoffrey, dearest mother-in-law of Wandee and loved by Marilyn, dear granny of Marcia, Jon, Gemma, Laura, Gina and Sophie, treasured great-granny of Amy and Jack. Funeral Thursday, September 30. Friends please meet for service in Grange Road Baptist Church, Darlington at 10.30 a.m., followed by cremation at Darlington Crematorium. Floral tributes, if desired, to Crake and Mallon Funeral Service, 45 Norton Road, Stockton, TS18 2BU.
SCOTT Elizabeth (nee Stokell). On September 26 (peacefully, in hospital). Bette, aged 81 years, of Sedgefield. Dearly beloved wife of the late Bill, much loved mother of Carol, dear mother-in-law of Philip and much loved grandma to Charlie and Liz. Funeral service to take place at 11.00 a.m. on Tuesday October 5, at St. Edmund's Church, Sedgefield, prior to cremation at Durham Crematorium at 12.00 noon. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired to, Sedgefield Community Hospital, c/o, The Franziska Willer Ward, Salters Lane, Sedgefield County Durham. TS21 3EE. Tel: (01740) 626600.
SCOTT September 25 (suddenly at home), of Beech Avenue, Spennymoor. John, aged 70 years, dearly loved husband of Brenda, a much loved dad of Joanne and granda of Michael and Jessica, also a very dear brother, brother-in-law and friend. Would friends please meet in St. Paul's Church, Spennymoor Friday for a service at 10.00 a.m., followed by interment at Rock Road Cemetery.
SHAW September 30, of Bishop Auckland. Lilian Patience (Lily), aged 80 years, dear wife of Charles, devoted mam of Les and Brian, dear mother-in-law to Shirley and Wendy, also a much loved and loving nana and great-gran. Will friends please meet for service in St. Andrew's Church, Bishop Auckland at 10.45 a.m. on Thursday, October 7, followed by cremation at Darlington.
SHEPHERD Amy, aged 85 years, of Catterick Village, died peacefully, in hospital on September 28. Beloved wife of the late George, much loved mother of Les, Jean, George and David, a dear mother-in-law, loving nana, great-nana and sister of George. Funeral service in St. Anne's Church, Catterick Village on Tuesday, October 5 at 1.30 p.m. followed by interment in the Cemetery. Friends please meet at the Church.
SLATER September 24 (peacefully in hospital), of Croxdale. Jack, aged 98 years, beloved husband of the late Mary Jane (nee Bell), dearly loved father of Gordon and Joe, father-in-law of Pauline and Anne, a much loved grandfather of Simon, Kendra, Joanne and Kathryn. Funeral Thursday. Will friends please meet 9.45 a.m. for service in St. Bartholomew's Church, Croxdale, followed by interment at Croxdale Cemetery.
SMELT Maud (late of Barnard Castle), wife of the late Edgar, died September 27 aged 93 years. Would friends please meet for funeral service at Darlington Crematorium on Monday, October 4 at 10.15 a.m. Donations, if desired, may be given in chapel to Overseas Aid.
SMITH Newton Aycliffe September 25 (peacefully in hospital, after a short illness), of Garburn Place. Eva (nee Batey), dearly loved wife of John, much loved mother of Geoffrey and Christine, special mother-in-law of Ann, devoted grandmother of Nicol, Faye and Luke. Sadly missed and much respected by all her family and many friends. Funeral Monday, October 4. Would friends kindly meet for service at St. Andrew's Church, Aycliffe Village at 12.30 p.m., followed by private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu would be much appreciated in aid of Ward 42, Haematology, Darlington Memorial Hospital c/o Bryan A. Shepherd, Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., 59a Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JR.
SMITH September 25 (in hospital), of Bishop Middleham. Edith (nee Heathcote), aged 90 years, beloved wife of the late William Percy. Funeral Thursday. Will friends please meet at 1.00 p.m.for service in St. Michael's Church, followed by cremation at Durham.
STEPHEN Died September 22 (in hospital), late of North Cowton. Bob, aged 67 years, dearly beloved husband of Connie and dear father of Duncan. Funeral service to be held at St. Mary's Church, Bolton-on-Swale on Friday, October 1 at 2.00 p.m., followed by cremation.
STOKES September 26 (peacefully at home), of West Cornforth. John Walter (a Showman), aged 79 years, devoted husband of Audrey, a much loved dad of Gail, John Walter and Michael, a loving grandad of Lee, Bradley, Maxine, Mitchell, Abbie and Callam, also a dear father-in-law of Brian, Susan and Lynn, who will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Wednesday. Will friends please meet at 1.00 p.m. for service in Holy Trinity Church, followed by interment in the churchyard.
STOREY September 29, with dignity, at Ridgeway, Darlington. Renče (nee Hansom), aged 67 years, beloved wife of Kenneth, dearly loved mother of Elaine, Jean, Ann and Kevin and a much loved mother-in-law, nana, great-nana, also a dear sister of Maureen, Gordon and Sheila. Funeral Wednesday. Friends please meet for service in St. Mark's Church at 10.00 a.m., followed by cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations may be sent for Cancer Research U.K. c/o Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., 59a Bondgate, Darlington, DL3 7JR.
SWALES September 24, peacefully at Aycliffe Care Home, (formerly of Emerson Road, Hurworth). Edwin (Ted), aged 87 years. Beloved husband of the late Emily, loving father of Tony and Rita, also a much loved grandfather of John and Patricia and great-grandfather to Emily, James and Jobe. The funeral service will take place on Friday, October 1, 2.15 p.m. at Darlington Crematorium. No flowers by request. Donations in lieu may be made to, Cancer Research c/o, Lloyds Bank, Skinnergate, Darlington. DL1 5HW.
THOMAS Emma (Amy, nee Wakelin), aged 92 years, peacefully on Wednes-day, September 22, 2004 in St. Saviour's Care Home, Retford and formerly of Willington, Co. Durham. Widow of Kelvin, dear mother of Joy and Geoffrey and much loved grandmother of Helen, Nicholas, Charlotte and Adam. Funeral and cremation service to take place on Wednesday, September 29, 2004 at Lincoln Crematorium at 2.30 p.m. Donations for Cancer Research, if desired, may be sent c/o E. Hurton and Son Ltd., 73 Grove Street, Retford, Notts. (01777) 703502.
THORNBERRY September 24, in South Africa (peacefully after a long illness). Leslie, aged 61 years, loving husband of Janet, father of Keith and Mark, father-in-law of Diana, beloved eldest son of Freda and the late Bob, also a loving grandfather, brother and uncle. Will be greatly missed by all his family.
TODD September 18. George Grantley, aged 62 years (suddenly and tragic-ally), of Balmoral Road, Darlington. Funeral arrangements later.
TRENHOLME September 29 (peacefully), formerly of Gormire Close, Thirsk. Alan, aged 84 years, beloved husband of the late Joyce, loving father of Joan and Colin, a dear father-in-law, grandad and great-grandad. The funeral service will be held at St. Oswald's Church, Sowerby on Thursday, October 7 at 1.00 p.m., followed by private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations, in memory, may be made to The Children's Society. Would friends please meet at the church.
TURNBULL (nee Moliere) September 25, at home, in Newton Aycliffe (formerly of Wheatley Hill). Linda Mary, aged 62 years, beloved wife of Bob, loving mam of Garry and Steven, also a much loved grandma of Jack and nanna of Molly. The funeral service will take place at 12.45 p.m. on Monday, October 4 at St. Clare's Church, Newton Aycliffe, prior to private inter-ment. Floral tributes may be sent to John Meynell Funeral Service, Stephenson Way, Newton Aycliffe.
URDI Paul (Pablo), of 49 Belvedere Road, Darlington, died in hospital, September 30, aged 61 years. Funeral in his home town, Valls, Spain. Donations to Cancer Research or St. Teresa's Hospice, Darlington.
WALES September 24 (peace fully), of Bishop Auckland. Jack, aged 72 years. Loving husband of Jessie, dearly loved dad of Trevor and Ronnie, dear father-in-law of Caroline, devoted granda of Ross. Friends please meet for service in St. Anne's Church on Monday October 4, at 9.30 a.m. followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired may be sent to, Ward 4, Bishop Auckland General Hospital.
WEBSTER Margaret (Peggy) nee Procter, aged 78 years, of Hunton. Died peacefully at home on September 29, dearly loved wife of Arthur and a much loved sister and aunt. Funeral service in St. Patrick's Church, Patrick Brompton on Wednesday October 6, at 2.00 p.m. followed by interment in the church yard. Friends please meet at the church.