BOUSFIELD December 28, in Lister House Nursing Home, of Thirsk. Terry, aged 72 years, beloved husband of Wendy, dearly loved father of Carl, Craig, Brett and Elizabeth, a dear father-in-law and grandad. Friends please meet at St. Oswald's Church, Sowerby, Thursday, January 6 at 12.30 p.m. for a memorial service. No flowers by request. Donations in lieu for the Lambeth Hospital and Lister House.
BOWES December 22 (at Parklands Residential Home, Crook), of West View, Crook. Margaret, aged 91 years, dearly loved wife of the late Thomas, devoted mother of the late Anne and mother-in-law to Ken, a dearly loved nana of Anthony and his partner Janette. Interment, Friday December 31, in Crook Cemetery following a service in St. Catherine's Church, Crook at 1.00 p.m. Friends please meet at church.
BROUGHTON Ernest On December 22, in Friarage Hospital, Northallerton. Ernest, aged 85 years. Funeral service to be held at Darlington Crematorium on Friday, December 31 at 11.45 a.m.
BROWN Kathleen, wife of the late Andrew Brown, mother of Nicholas, much loved grandmother and great-grandmother died peacefully in hospital, on Monday, December 20. Requiem Mass to take place in St. Joseph's R.C. Church, Norton on Friday, January 7 at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to the John Paul Centre or the Carmelite Friars, c/o Crake and Mallon Funeral Service, 45 Norton Road, Stockton.
BROWN Wilf On December 28, in hospital after a long illness. Wilf, aged 77 years, of Billingham (formerly of Consett), dearly loved husband of Melvena, much loved dad of Stephen and Margaret, dear father-in-law of Alison and Colin, dearly loved grandad of Ellie and Jamie. Service in North Billingham Methodist Church, Marsh House Avenue, Billingham on Wednesday January 5, at 3.00 p.m. prior to cremation at Teesside Crematorium. Friends please meet at church.
BUCHAN On December 29 (of Darlington). Jerrold Colin Mackenzie (Jerry), aged 70 years, beloved husband of Marina, also a loving brother of Ralph. Funeral service will take place on Monday, January 10 at 10.30 a.m., at St. Mark's Church, prior to cremation at Darlington Crematorium.
BURNELL Brian On December 25, in hospital. Brian, aged 63 years, of Hardwick, Stockton (formerly of Newton Aycliffe), special dad of Tracy, Sharon and Christine, father-in-law of Derek and Paul, loving grandad of Daniel, Mark, Terri and Rebecca, also a devoted brother of Kathleen, Peter and Brenda. Funeral service and cremation to take place in Durham Crematorium on Friday, January 7 at 11.30 a.m. Friends please meet at the crematorium chapel. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to C.I.C.U., University Hospital of James Cook. Resting at and all enquiries to Stockton Co-operative Funeral Service, 99-109 Norton Road. Tel: (01642) 674377.
CARDWELL December 28, peacefully at Springfield Care Home, Darlington. Jenny, aged 96 years, beloved wife of the late Stanley M.B.E., dearly loved mother of Julia, dear mother-in-law of John and a loving grandmother of Jane. Funeral Wednesday, January 5. Friends please meet for service in the West Cemetery Chapel at 1.15 p.m. Family flowers only please.
CHURNSIDE On December 26, peacefully in hospital, of 18 Goodyear Crescent, Sherburn Road. Ronnie, aged 71 years, beloved husband of Connie and a much loved dad, grandad and great-grandad. Will be sadly missed. Would friends please meet for service at St. Giles' Church, Gilesgate on Thursday, January 6 at 2.45 p.m. Cremation to follow at Durham.
CLARK December 29 (suddenly at home), of Dale Road, Barnard Castle. Clifford (Cliff), aged 70 years, dearly loved husband of Ruth, much loved father and grandad. Sadly missed by all family and friends. Would friends please meet for funeral service at Barnard Castle Methodist Church on Tuesday, January 11 at 9.45 a.m., followed by private cremation at Darlington. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be given in chapel to the Tsunami Earthquake Appeal.
CLARKSON Tracey Ann (nee Dawson), aged 41 years, of Romanby, died peacefully on December 27, 2004, in hospital, after a long illness borne with great courage, determination and dignity. Wonderful and caring wife to Clive, loving mother to Sarah and Amy, dear daughter of Jean and the late Peter, special sister to Helen and a much loved sister-in-law, daughter-in-law, aunt and friend. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Would all please meet for service in St. Mary's Church, Kirkby Fleetham on Wednesday, January 5 at 2.00 p.m., followed by cremation. Flowers, or donations welcome in lieu, for the Mowbray Suite, Friarage Hospital, may be left in church on the plate provided.
COATES December 23, of Burnie Gardens, Shildon. Thomas, aged 85 years, dearly beloved husband of the late Sheila, a loving dad of Joe, Chris, Soo and David, a dear grandad of Tony, Angela, Amy and Ian and great-grandad of Isabel and Louise. Cremation Tuesday, January 4 at Darlington, following a service in the Methodist Chapel, Shildon at 12.25 p.m. Friends please meet at chapel.
COUCH December 25 (suddenly in hospital), of Ann's Terrace, Darlington. Sheena, aged 39 years, dearly loved daughter of Eddie and Mary, much loved sister of Tracy and Rodney, also loving aunt of Wayne, Mark, Stacy and Haylay. Funeral Thursday, January 6. Will friends please meet for service and cremation 10.45 a.m., at Darlington Crematorium. Floral tributes if desired may be sent to the Co-operative Chapel of Rest, Memorial House, 50 St. Cuthbert's Way, Darlington.
CRAWFORD Darlington December 28 (at his daughter's residence in Woodham, after a long illness), of The Leas. Stan, aged 84 years, dearly beloved husband of Irene, much loved dad of Lynne and Dianne, dear father-in-law of David and Clive, devoted grandad of Adam, Shaun, Daniel and Graeme. Funeral Thursday, January 6. Would friends kindly meet for service at Darlington Crematorium Chapel at 2.45 p.m., prior to cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu would be most appreciated, in aid of Cancer Research UK, c/o Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., 59a Bondgate, Darlington, DL3 7JR.
CROWE December 28 (peacefully at The Beeches, Kelloe, late of Coxhoe). William, aged 87 years, beloved husband of Alice, a dear brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Cortege leaving The Beeches, Thursday at 2.10 p.m. Friends please meet for service and cremation at 2.30 p.m., at Durham Crematorium.
DALE December 27 (peacefully), at Elderwood Residential Home. Marie, aged 92 years, beloved wife of the late Alfred, much loved mam of George, mother-in-law of Mary, also a devoted granny and great-granny. Funeral Friday, January 7. Will friends please meet for service and cremation 10.15 a.m., at Darlington Crematorium.
DAWSON December 28, of Taylor Avenue, Bearpark. Kenneth, aged 63 years, dearly loved son of Betty and Matt and a much loved brother of Elizabeth, Peter and Alan. Friends please meet for service in St. Edmund's Church, Bearpark on Wednesday, January 5 at 11.15 a.m., followed by interment in Ushaw Moor Cemetery.
DEACON December 28, of York Terrace, Willington. John, aged 67 years, dearly loved father and father-in-law of Kevin and Jill and John and Clare, devoted granda of Gemma, Joshua and James, also a dear brother of Barry and Norman and brother-in-law of Lynn and Mary. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Thursday, January 6 at 9.30 a.m.
DUNN On December 27 (at home, in Darlington). Ashley Robinson (Ash), aged 90 years, beloved husband of the late Doris and the late Vera, loving dad of Roy and the late John and father-in-law of Evelyn, a much loved grandad of Carolyn and Katherine and also a great-grandad. The funeral service will take place on Thursday, January 6, 9.15 a.m. at Darlington Crematorium. Friends welcome, please meet at the crematorium.
EVANS Hubert, aged 81 years, of 6 Alma Place, Richmond, formerly of The Angel Inn, Gilling West, died peacefully at Morris Grange Nursing Home on December 30. Dearly loved and very devoted husband of Ros and a much loved dad, father-in-law and grandad. Funeral service at Darlington Crematorium on Thursday, January 6 at 9.45 a.m. Friends please meet at the crematorium chapel. Family flowers only. If desired, donations may be given at the crematorium chapel for the Morris Grange Residents' Fund.
FISKEL December 19 (peacefully, in Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge). Jane (Jenny, nee Laverick), aged 83 years, formerly of West Cornforth and Newton Aycliffe. Loving wife of over sixty years of the late Reg and a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Requiem Mass at 10.15 a.m. on Wednesday, January 5 at St. Mary's R.C Church, Newton Aycliffe, followed by cremation at Darlington Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers to be given to S.S.A.F.A., c/o Mr. and Mrs. P. M. Frank. R.I.P.
GILL Robert Peter, aged 58 years, of Galgate, Barnard Castle, formerly of Scaife House, Staindrop, died suddenly at home on December 24. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Rosemary, loving dad of Joanne, Gillian and Roger and a beloved brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Funeral service at Barnard Castle Methodist Church on Wednesday, January 5 at 1.30 p.m., followed by interment in Staindrop Cemetery. Friends please meet at the church. Family flowers only. If desired, donations may be given in church for the British Heart Foundation.
GLASS Stella On December 27, peacefully in Beechwood Nursing Home. Stella, a much loved wife, mother and grandma who will be sadly missed. Funeral service to be held at the Zion United Reformed Church, High Street, Northallerton on Wednesday, January 5 at 12.00 noon, followed by private cremation. No flowers please by request. Donations can be given in lieu, if wished, to the Alzheimer's Society, plate provided at church.
GREENWELL December 27 (peacefully in hospital). Pam, aged 79 years, of Cedar Lodge, formerly of Ripon Drive, Darlington. Beloved wife of the late Robert, a dearly loved mam of Peter and Keith, mother-in-law of Christine and Beryl, also a treasured nana. Will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Tuesday, January 11. Would friends please meet 11.45 a.m. for service at Darlington Crematorium.
HAIGH December 27, of Newton Lane, Darlington. Thomas, aged 83 years, a loving dad, grandad and great-grandad. Funeral Thursday, January 6. Friends and family please meet for service in Darlington Crematorium at 11.15 a.m.
HALL John Parry, aged 94 years, of Evenwood, died peacefully at home on December 22. Dearly loved husband of Lorna, beloved father of the late Theda and devoted grandad of Andrew. Funeral service in St. Paul's Church, Evenwood on Friday, December 31 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment in the cemetery. Friends please meet at the church.
HAWKSBY John Joseph (Jack). On December 26, peacefully at Sedgefield Community Hospital, aged 78 years of Dean Road, Ferryhill, beloved husband of Isabel, loving father of Ann and husband Don and Audrey and fiance Richard and a much loved grandad of Victoria and Carl. Would friends please meet for service in Durham Crematorium Chapel at 10.00 a.m., on Tuesday, January 4. Family flowers only please. Donations to the Macmillan Fund, plate provided at the crematorium.
HENDERSON December 28, of Parkside, Darlington. Ken, aged 83 years, dearly loved father of Michael, Kathryn, Pat and Martyn and a loving grandad of Stephen, Ben and Katy. Funeral Thursday, January 6. Friends please meet for service in Darlington Crematorium at 10.15 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be sent for the Tsunami Disaster Appeal, c/o Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., Bondgate, Darlington, DL3 7JR. Please make cheques payable to C.A.F. (South East Asia Disaster).
HINES John Peacefully on December 29, after a long illness, darling husband of Anita, also a very dear father, grandad and great-grandad. Service to be held in St. Mary's Church, Leake on Friday, January 7 at 10.00 a.m., prior to burial in the churchyard. Friends please meet at church. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if so desired please, to the Diabetic Association, Friarage Hospital, Northallerton. 'In God's care you sleep above, in our hearts you stay with love'. R.I.P.
HODGSON December 29. Jessie, aged 96 years (late of Middleton-in-Teesdale), loving wife of the late Richard Byers, mother of Mary, mother-in-law of Bryan, grandmother of Melanie and David, Richard and Pam, great-grandmother of Libby, Alex and Matt. Would friends please meet for funeral service at Darlington Crematorium on Friday, January 7 at 10.45 a.m. Enquiries to G. Brownless and Son, Funeral Directors, Green Close, Park Terrace, Barnard Castle, Co. Durham. DL12 8NN. Tel. (01833) 638655.