GREATHEAD Frederick October 2 (peacefully in hospital), formerly of Deaf Hill, Trimdon Station. Freddy, aged 84 years, beloved brother of Violet, Anty and the late Mary, George, Florrie and John, also a dearly loved uncle and great-uncle. Family and friends please meet for service and cremation at Hartlepool Crematorium Chapel on Friday, October 7 at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if so desired, to Cancer Research c/o H. Lamb Jewellers, York Road, Hartlepool.
HALL October 1, of Ferryhill. Jane Ann (Jennie), aged 81 years, beloved wife of the late Bill, loving stepmother of Norma, dearest aunt of Joan, Sylvia, Glynis and Arthur and also a dear grandma to Nicki and Ashley. Would friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium Chapel on Friday, October 7 at 10.00 a.m.
HAMMOND Mary A dear mother and mother-in-law of Alfie and Ann, dear nana of Paul and Philippa, dear great grandma of Summer. Will be remembered always.
HAMMOND Nana Mary A dear nana who will be sadly missed by Joan, Michael and family, Julie, Eric and family, Jemma, Derek and great great great grandson Jon-Jo.
HAMMOND October 2 (suddenly), of 25 Hawthorne Road, Middlestone Moor. Mary, aged 89 years, beloved wife of the late Alfie, a dearly loved mam, mother-in-law, grand-mother, great- grandmother, great- great-grandmother and a dear sister. Would friends please meet in St. Paul's Church, Spennymoor Tomorrow, Friday for a service at 10.00 a.m., followed by interment in Rock Road Cemetery.
HARDY October 5 (formerly of Trimdon). Brian, aged 71 years, of 19 Greencliffe Avenue, Baildon, BD17 5AF, beloved husband of Pauline, a loving father and grandfather, much loved son of Elsie and the late Tommy. Funeral will take place on Thursday, October 13, at 1.00 p.m. at Nab Wood Crematorium, Shipley, W. Yorkshire. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers may be given to Cancer Research UK. Please ring Calvert (01325) 369283 if further information is required.
HARRISON October 6 (peacefully, at home), of Clive Street, Ferryhill Station. Edward (Ted), aged 80 years, beloved husband of the late Olive, loving dad of Hilda and Duncan, dearest father-in-law of John and a much loved granda of Deborah and Amanda. Would friends please meet for service in St Luke's Church, Ferryhill on Wednesday, October 12 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment at Duncombe Cemetery.
HARRISON Isabel, aged 81 years, peacefully on October 3 in St. Catherine's Hospice, Crawley, West Sussex, after a long illness bravely borne. For over forty years, organist at St. Clare's Church, Newton Aycliffe. Sadly missed by sons Andrew and Jeffrey and all the family. Private cremation in Sussex. A memorial communion service will be held at 9.30 a.m. on Thursday, October 13 at St. Clare's. Donations in Isabel's memory should be made payable to the Royal Marsden Hospital and sent care of P and S Gallagher, Fraser House, Triangle Road, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 4HW. Tel (01444) 451166.
HAWKES September 30, peacefully at Aycliffe Nursing Home. Jane (Jean), aged 90 years, beloved wife of the late Robert (Bob), devoted mother, mother-in-law and nana to Marilyn, Bill and Kath-ryn. Funeral Wednesday, October 12. Would friends please meet for service 11.30 a.m. at Durham Crematorium.
HILDREW September 29 (peacefully after a long illness), of The Beeches, Durham road, Wingate. Derrick, aged 84 years, beloved husband of Elizabeth, loving father of Maur-een, stepfather of John and Anne, also a much loved grandfather. Cortege leaving residence Wednesday at 1.00 p.m. Friends please meet at Holy Trinity Church, Wingate for service at 1.10 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham.
HOLLINGWORTH Barbara, aged 80 years, of Richmond, died peacefully at Nightingale Hall Nursing Home, Richmond on October 1. Beloved wife of the late Edgar and a much loved mother, grandma and great-grandma. Funeral service at Darlington Crematorium on Friday, October 7 at 2.15 p.m. Friends please meet at the Crematorium Chapel. Family flowers only please, if desired donations may be given on the plate at the Crematorium Chapel to be divided between Arthritis Research, Cancer Research U.K and the R.N.L.I.
HOWARD Daisy October 5 (peacefully, after a short illness) of York Hill Crescent Spennymoor aged 85 years, beloved wife of the late Clement and a much loved mother, grandmother and great- grandmother. Family and friends please meet for service at St. David's Church, Tudhoe on Wednesday, October 12 at 12.45 pm, followed by cremation at Durham. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to the British Heart Foundation.
HUTCHINSON October 1, peacefully in Butterwick Hospice, North Tees, of Red Gap, Wolviston. Christine (nee Laing), aged 46 years, dearly loved wife of Michael, dear mother of Henry and Thomas, loving daughter of Joan and the late Jimmy, daughter-in-law of Vera and a much loved sister, sister-in-law and auntie. Friends please meet for service in St Mary's Church, Shincliffe on Thursday, October 6 at 12.45 p.m., followed by cremation at Durham Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu for the Breast Cancer Research Trust may be sent to N. Alderson, Funeral Director, Flass Terrace, Ushaw Moor, Durham. DH7 7LD. The Strongest Thing Is Love
HUTCHINSON October 4, of Northumberland Avenue, Willington. Wallace, aged 90 years, beloved and devoted husband of the late Hannah, loving father of Joyce and Alan, very dear father-in-law of Gordon and Annie, much loved grandad of Andrew, David, Emma and Chris and loving great-grandad of Jack. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Monday, October 10 at 10.30 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired, to Age Concern, may be left at the crematorium. All are welcome afterwards to reception at the Kensington Hall Hotel, Willington.
JACKSON October 4 (suddenly), of West Auckland. Margaret, aged 73 years, dearly loved mother of Jean, George, Paul and Darren, dearest mother-in-law of David, Sharon, Glynis and Julia, also a loving gran of Rebecca, Keeley, Jemma, Beth-any, Lee and Cieran. Friends please meet for service and cremation at Durham Crematorium Chapel on Monday, October 10 at 3.00 p.m.
JACOBS Passed away in Bishop Auckland General Hospital on October 1. Thomas, aged 94 years. (Late of Cumbria Lodge and formerly of Oxford Terrace, Bishop Auckland). Beloved husband of the late Edith Jacobs and much loved dad of Carol and dad 'mark 2' of Ray, also grandad and great-grandad. Friends please meet for service in St. Peter's Church, Bishop Auckland on Tuesday October 11, at 10.00 a.m. followed by cremation at Durham.
JAMES October 3 (peacefully), at Springfield Care Home. Ernest Alfred (Alf), aged 85 years, of Darlington. Beloved husband of the late Rebecca, loving father of Alec, David and William, a dear father-in-law, also a much loved grandad. Funeral service on Monday October 10, at Darlington Crematorium at 10.15 a.m. Friends invited, please meet at the Crematorium Chapel. The family would like to thank the staff of Springfield Care Home for their love and support.
JOHNSON October 3, in hospital, of Breck Road, Darlington (formerly of Wolsing-ham, Weardale). Alan, aged 93 years, a much loved husband and father. Funeral Monday. Friends please meet for service in Darlington Crematorium at 3.15 p.m. No flowers please.
KASSELL Marjorie (nee Fryer), aged 80 years, of Brompton-on-Swale, died peacefully on October 4 in the Abbey Care Village, Scorton. Beloved wife of the late Tom and a much loved mother. Funeral service in St. Paul's Church, Brompton-on-Swale on Tuesday, October 11 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment in the cemetery. Friends please meet at the church.
KAY October 1 (after a long illness). William (Bill), aged 78 years, of Darlington. A dearly loved husband of the late Betty, a wonderful father to Patricia, also a dear grandad to Sarah and James. Funeral to take place on Monday, October 10. Would friends please meet for service at 1.30 p.m. at Holy Trinity Church, Darlington followed by interment at The West Cemetery. To the world he was just a part, to me he was all the world.
LAING October 1, 2005 (suddenly after a short illness). Lawrence (Larry), aged 76 years, formerly of Gateshead, loving husband of Gladys, much loved dad of Lawrence and Julia, father-in-law of Keith and Susan, devoted grandad of Chris, Marc and Adam, also a special uncle to Layla and Holly. Funeral Friday, October 7. Would friends please meet 1.00 p.m. for service at Durham Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if so desired, to Children's Butterwick Hospice. R.I.P
LATHERON September 29, suddenly at home, of Surtees Street, Darlington. Clarice, aged 85 years, dearly loved wife of the late Eric, much loved mother of Gavin, dear mother-in-law of Margaret and loving nana of Tracy and Sarah. Funeral Friday. Friends please meet for service in Northland Methodist Church at 11.00 a.m., followed by cremation.
LEA Died peacefully on October 5, at Bedale Grange Nursing Home, late of Sussex. Eva, aged 94 years, beloved wife of the late Harry, also a dearly loved sister, aunt and friend. Funeral service to be held at All Saints' Church, Northallerton on Thursday, October 13 at 1.00 p.m., followed by interment.
LEALE Beverley (Bev, nee Smith), aged 55 years, of Tunstall, died peacefully at home on September 30, after a long illness borne with great courage and dignity. So much more than a loved and loving mum, sister, daughter, auntie and mother. She was a friend to us all. Bev will be greatly missed by everyone. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, Tunstall on Friday, October 7 at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment in the churchyard. Friends please meet at the church. Family flowers only please, if desired, donations may be given on the plate in church for Herriot Hospice Homecare and the Disabled Bikers' Fund.
LEWIS Hartlepool October 2, formerly of Wilks Hill. John (Haul-age Contractor), aged 79 years, beloved son of the late James and Sarah Lewis (nee Price), loving husband of Teresa, also a loving dad, father-in-law and granda. Requiem Mass at St. Cuthbert's R.C. Church, Stockton Road, Hartlepool on Thursday, October 6 at 1.00 p.m., prior to interment. All are welcome. R.I.P
LOFTHOUSE On September 29, in hospital, of The Busks Cottage, Middleham (formerly of Hawes). Lucy Hannah, aged 90 years, beloved wife of the late Christopher Lofthouse and Ernest Pearson, a much loved mother of Robert and Josey and a very dear stepmother, mother-in-law, grandma and great-grandma. Funeral service and interment at St. Mary and St. Alkelda's Church, Middleham on Friday, October 7 at 3.00 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for the Friarage Hospital (plate in church). Friends please meet at the church.
MACKENZIE On September 27, suddenly in hospital, after a long illness tolerated in his customary manner. David, aged 72 years, late of Ventress Hall Nursing Home, formerly of Knoll Avenue, Darlington and of Oxford. Son of the late Donald and Margaret Mackenzie, formerly master of Darlington Grammar School. Sadly missed by his family, his many godchildren and all his friends. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday, October 4 at Elm Ridge Methodist Church at 2.00 p.m., prior to cremation at Darlington. No flowers by his own request. Donations, if so desired, to Diabetes U.K., 10 Parkway, London, NW1 7AA or R.N.L.I., Lifeboat House, Ferry Road, Middleton, Hartlepool, TS24 0SF.
MANUEL Passed away peacefully on October 4 in Weardale Community Hospital, late of Millfield Grove, Crook. Margaret Isabel (Peggy, nee Robinson), aged 76 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Norman and much loved mam of Trevor, Stuart and Julie. Friends please meet for service at Durham Crematorium on Tuesday October 11, at 1.00 p.m. No flowers by request. Donations to, Weardale Community Hospital Trust.
McGILL (Witton Gilbert) Peacefully on October 6, aged 80 years. Jane, dear wife of the late Gerard, much loved mother of Mary, Gerard, Patricia and David and also a very dear mother-in-law, nana and great-nana to all the family. Cremation at Durham Crematorium on Tuesday October 11, at 9.30 a.m. Friends kindly invited, bus provided from Witton Gilbert W.M.C.
McGUFFIE Andrew Died in hospital on October 2 aged 46 years. Funeral service and cremation to take place on Monday, October 10 at Darlington Crematorium Chapel at 11.45 a.m. Friends please meet at the Crematorium Chapel.
McGUFFIE Andrew Shaun In memory of a loving brother who will be sadly missed by brother Stephen, Dawn and Samuel.