McMONEGAL On May 25, peacefully in hospital, of Elm Close, Northallerton. Malcolm (Jock), dearly loved husband of Dorothy, loving father of Catherine and John, a dear grandad and great-grandad, brother-in-law and uncle. Funeral service to be held in All Saints' Church on Wednesday, June 4 at 12.15 p.m., followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations, if wished, may be sent to the Diabetic Association.
METCALFE At home, in Sowerby, Thirsk on May 28. Hildegard (Hilde), aged 78 years, dear wife of Doug, mother of Gary, mother in law of Lisa, da to Kerry-Jade and Tara Luisa. Funeral Monday, June 2, 1.00 p.m. at York Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations for Cancer Research.
MOBSBY May 28 (peacefully, at home), of Main Street, Shildon. Peggy (nee Alderson), aged 79 years, beloved wife of the late Bill, much loved mam of Sandra and Diane, a dear mother-in-law of Jeff, devoted nana of Julie and Paul and great-gran of Hope. Would friends please meet for service and cremation at Darlington Crematorium on Tues-day, June 3 at 9.45 a.m.
MYERS May 28, suddenly, of Chilton. Gladys, aged 90 years, much loved wife of the late Frank, loving mother of Kathleen and Janet and grandma of Stefan, Zoe, Gemma and Michael, mother-in-law of Reinhard, Jim and Dave and a loving aunt. Funeral Wednesday. Friends please meet for service in Windlestone Methodist Chapel at 1.45 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium. Although she will be sadly missed, we will take comfort in knowing she has joined her beloved Frank in God's garden.
NASEBY May 28 (peacefully, in hospital), of Montalbo Road, Barnard Castle. Bill, aged 83 years, much loved father of Margaret, Kathleen, Keith and Doug, also dear father-in-law, grandad and much loved brother of Douglas. Sadly missed by all his family and friends. Would friends please meet for funeral service at Darlington Crematorium on Thursday, June 5 at 1.15 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired may be given in Chapel to Richardson Hospital, Ward 1 Amenity Fund.
NATTRASS On May 27, in Solihull. Ethel (nee Horner), of Crook and Whitley Bay, widow of Ted and dear mother of Malcolm and mother-in-law of Rosalind. Cremation at Robin Hood Crematorium, Shirley, June 6. No flowers. Donations in lieu to Local Preachers Mutual Aid, c/o Braggs Funeral Directors, 562 Stratford Road, Shirley, Solihull, B90 4AY.
NICHOLSON May 25, peacefully in hospital, after a short illness. John, aged 79 years, of Stokesley. Darling husband and best friend of Enid, much loved dad of Helen, step father of Pamela and Robert, adored grandad of Heather, Jenny, Kate, Rachel, Emily, Sam and Jack. He will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral Friday, June 6. Would friends kindly meet for service at St. Hilda's Chapel, Teesside Crematorium 3.45 p.m., prior to cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu would be much appreciated in aid of Cancer Research Fund, The Samaritans or The R.S.P.B.
PALLISTER May 25, suddenly. Mary Theresa (nee Ryan) aged 89 years, beloved wife of the late Matt, loving mother of Matt and Pauline. Would friends please meet for service at The Sacred Heart Church, Boldon on Saturday, May 31 at 10.00 a.m., followed by interment in Boldon Cemetery at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to CAFOD or OXFAM.
PEARSON May 23 (suddenly at home), of Heighington Village. Cyril, aged 70 years, dearly beloved husband and best friend of Jean, much loved and devoted dad of Lynne and son-in-law Tony, also devoted grandad of Andrew. Will friends please meet at Durham Crematorium for service followed by cremation on Friday, May 30 at 1.00 p.m.
PEARSON On May 27, suddenly at home, of Burns Close, West Rainton. Tommy, aged 66 years, soulmate and loving husband of Brenda. Sadly missed dad of Brian, Barry, Linda, Carol, Susan and Karen, much loved and missed father-in-law and grandad. Funeral to take place on Tuesday. Would friends please meet for service at St. Mary's Church, West Rainton at 11.30 a.m., prior to interment in West Rainton Cemetery.
PROCTOR May 22, peacefully at home in Romanby, Northallerton. Basil, dearly loved husband of Kathleen (Kate), loving father of Rachel and Emma and father-in-law to Shaun. Funeral service to be held in St. James' Church, Romanby on Monday, June 2 at 1.30 p.m., followed by cremation at Harrogate Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations, if wished, may be given for the Mowbray Suite at the Friarage Hospital and may be sent to K. Proctor.
RAIN Eileen May 27, of 16 Rodridge Park, Wingate. Eileen, aged 58 years, dearly beloved wife of Robert, loving sister of June, Linda, Roz and John, dear daughter-in-law and sister-in-law. Interment Fishburn Cemetery Monday. Friends please accept this intimation and meet for service at St. Catherine's Church, Fishburn at 2.00 p.m.
RAINE (nee King) May 26, peacefully in hospital. Norma, aged 75 years, of Edinburgh Drive, Darlington, dearly loved wife of Stan, much loved mum of Beverley and Christine and dear mother-in-law of Stuart. Funeral Thursday, June 5. Friends please meet for service in Darlington Crematorium at 3.15 p.m. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu may be sent for Breast Cancer Campaign, c/o Seaton Leng and Son Ltd., 59a Bondgate, Darlington.
RAYNER May 24, in hospital. Elizabeth (Tizzie), late of Tow Law, aged 79 years, dearly loved mother of Pauline, Margaret and Norman, mother-in-law of Joe and Susan, a much loved grandma and great-grandma, also a dear sister. Cortege to leave from Attlee Estate, Tow Law for service in St. Philip and St. James' Church at 10.30 a.m. on Monday, June 2, followed by interment in Thornley Road Cemetery. Will friends please meet at church.
REED May 29 (peacefully, in hospital), of Rosewood Grange, Chilton. Ken, aged 63 years, dearly loved husband of Hilda, much loved dad of Neil and Allison. Will be sadly missed by all his family. Funeral Wed-nesday. Would friends please meet for service at 10.30 a.m. in Durham Crematorium Chapel. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to Durham County Paramedics, a plate will be provided at the Crematorium.
RENDER May 21 (suddenly, at home), of Surtees Street, Bishop Auckland. Jennie (nee Irvin), aged 81 years, dearly beloved wife of the late Billy, a devoted mother of Colin and Ronnie and a dear mother-in-law of Brenda and the late Sandra, also a dearest nana, grandma and great-grandma, beloved sister to Fred and the late Madge. Cremation Thursday, May 29 at Darlington, following a service in the Crematorium Chapel at 9.15 a.m. Friends please meet at the crematorium.
RICHMOND Thomas, suddenly at home, aged 80 years, of Ripon. Beloved husband of the late Mary, loving father of Mary and son-in-law Stephen, also granddaughter Jennifer. Funeral service to be held at St. James' Church, Grewelthorpe on Saturday, May 31 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment. Would friends please meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired to the church. A plate will be provided.
ROBINSON May 29 (peacefully, in hospital), of Darlington. Bill, aged 74 years, a loving brother and uncle. Funeral Friday, June 6. Will friends please meet for service 10.15 a.m. at Darlington Crematorium Chapel.
ROBINSON May 28 (tragically), of Ferryhill. Liam, aged 12 years, a much loved son of Nicola and the late Graeme Richardson, a dearly loved big brother to Carl and Terri-Lee, a loving grandson and a dear nephew and cousin. Would friends please meet in Holy Trinity Church, West Cornforth Thursday for a service at 10.45 a.m., followed by interment in the churchyard.
RUSK On May 19, peacefully in hospital, of I'Anson Street, Darlington. Emily, wife of the late Thomas William, loving mother of Alan and the late David. Funeral service to take place on Friday, May 30. Would friends please meet at 10.15 a.m. for service at Darlington Crematorium Chapel.
SCORGIE Peacefully, at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary on Wednesday, May 28, 2003, after a short illness. Richard (Dick), aged 53 years, beloved husband of Kate, devoted dad of Donald, Angus and Duncan, son of the late Dr. John and Peggy Scorgie (formerly of Flora Avenue, Darlington). Sadly Missed Funeral service at Aberdeen Crematorium, Hazlehead (West Chapel) on Monday, June 2 at 3.35 p.m. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only please.
SHUTTLEWORTH May 26, peacefully, in hospital. Olive, in her 80th year, of Northallerton. Beloved wife of the late Billy, dearly loved mum of Kathleen, Carole, Diana, Antony and Andrew and a much loved mother-in-law and nana. Funeral service to be held at All Saints' Church, Northallerton on Monday, June 2 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment.
SNOWDON May 23, of Deneside, Spennymoor. Frank, aged 69 years, beloved husband of Elizabeth (Betty), a much loved dad of Kevin and Malcolm, a very dear father-in-law, grandad, great-grandad, great-great-grandad, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and a special friend. Would friends please meet at the Salvation Army Citadel, Dundas Street, Spennymoor, Friday for a service at 2.20 p.m., followed by private committal at Durham Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu to the Salvation Army.
SOUTHREN May 26, of 20 The Chains, Durham (formerly of East Rainton). Mary (nee Guyll), a dearly loved mother of Ann and will be sadly missed by all the family. Cortege to leave 1 Kepier Villas for service and cremation at Durham Crematorium on Monday, June 2 at 10.30 a.m. Donations in lieu of flowers may be given after the service for the British Heart Foundation.
STAINTHORPE May 26, peacefully in her sleep, after a short illness, of Great Stainton. Katie, aged 91 years, widow of the late Harry, dearly loved mam of Jonas, Dorothy, Elsie and Sheila, much loved grandma, great- grandma and great-great-grandma. Funeral Tuesday. Family and friends please meet for service in All Saints' Church, Great Stainton at 12.30 p.m., followed by cremation.
STONEHOUSE May 27, peacefully, at The Lawns Residential Home, Darlington. Tom, beloved husband of the late Doris, dearest father of Philip and Carole, loving grandfather of Graeme, Malcolm and Thomas. Funeral Tuesday. Friends please meet for service in Darlington Crematorium at 2.45 p.m.
TELFORD May 29 (suddenly), at Dans Castle, Tow Law. Cynthia, aged 55 years, much loved and loving partner of Robert, devoted mam of Michael, a dear daughter of Beatrice and the late Ted, also a very dear sister and aunt. Would friends please meet for service in St. Philip and St. James' Church, Tow Law on Thursday, June 5 at 12.00 noon, followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium.