Obituaries

Every Cliff Bradley & Sons funeral arrangement has its own personal obituary created. We can help you prepare and issue a funeral announcement. It should include the name of your loved one, funeral service date, time and location. See our current obituaries below.

Valerie Wescott

Peacefully on Tuesday 19th March 2019 at Grosvenor House, East Stockwith, aged 73 years. Much loved mum, step mum, nana & sister. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Wednesday 3rd April at 10.00am Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Alzheimer’s Research UK may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Vaughan Newell

Suddenly but peacefully following a short illness on Tuesday 19th March 2019 at Bassetlaw Hospital, Worksop, aged 69 years. Dearly beloved husband of Kathleen. Much loved dad of Barbara, Sharon & the late Karen. Special grandad & great grandad. A dear father in law & brother in law. Funeral service took place at St Paul’s Church, Morton on Wednesday 27th March followed by interment at Gainsborough General Cemetery. Donations if so desired to the United Kingdom Sepsis Trust may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Gillian Anne Woodcock

Suddenly passed away on Monday 11th March 2019 at Hull Dialysis Unit after fighting a long illness, bravely borne, aged 35 years. Dearly beloved daughter of Elaine & Brian. Dear sister and sister in law of Katy & Adam. Fiancée to Barry, step daughter of Andrew & Helen. Step sister to Adam and dearly loved aunty to Aliesha & Alfie. A much loved friend to many. Will friends please meet for a celebration of Gillian’s life at St Peter's Church, Scotter on Friday 29th March at 11.00am followed by interment at Scotter Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu for Ward 50 Charitable Fund, Hull Royal Infirmary & Hull Kidney Patients Association may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Trevor Arthur Marsden 'Trev'

Suddenly on Monday 18th March 2019 at Leeds General Infirmary, aged 64 years. Dearly beloved husband of Elaine. Wonderful dad & step dad. A much loved grandad, brother & brother in law. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Thursday 28th March at 11.20am Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to The British Heart Foundation may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Melvin John Booth - Acknowledgement

Mel’s family would like to thank everyone who attended the service and for donations received in his memory. Thank you to Reverend Phillip Wain for his comforting and caring service. Special thanks to the Doctors & Nurses at Willingham by Stow Surgery, Lincoln County Hospital, Guys Hospital London and Scotter Ward, John Coupland Hospital. Many thanks also to Thonock Park for the refreshments and to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors for their caring and efficient funeral arrangements.

Chris Burnett

Peacefully on Saturday 9th March 2019 at Lincoln County Hospital aged 73 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late John. Much loved mum, nanny & great nanny. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Monday 25th March at 10.40am Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

June Thorpe

Peacefully on Sunday 10th March 2019 at Ferndene Care Home, aged 84 years. Reunited with her late husband Alan. Much loved mum, mother in law, sister, nan, great nan & aunty. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Friday 22nd March at 10.00am Flowers will be received. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Phyllis Peart 'Nurse Peart'

On Wednesday 6th March 2019 following a very long and fulfilled life, aged 99 years. Committal service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Wednesday 20th March at 10.00am followed by a service of thanksgiving at Gainsborough Methodist Church at 11.00am No flowers by request. Donations if so desired to The British Heart Foundation and Gainsborough Methodist Church may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Roy Edward Flemming

Peacefully on Thursday 21st February 2019 at Drovers Call Care Home, Gainsborough aged 73 years. Funeral service will take place at Lincoln Crematorium on Tuesday 19th March at 10.30am Flowers will be received. Donations if so desired to Drover’s Call Residents Fund, cheques made payable to Knights Care Ltd may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Gordon Shearman

Suddenly on Friday 1st March 2019 at Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield aged 83 years. Dearly beloved husband of Marion. Much loved dad of Peter, Alison & Andrew. A dear father in law of Dawn, Charles & Debra. A loving brother, cousin, uncle & friend. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Monday 18th March at 12.00noon Family flowers only. Donations if desired to the Pulmonary Hypertension Association may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Dorothy Bull 'Dot'

Peacefully on Wednesday 27th February 2019 at South Moor Lodge Care Home, Walkeringham aged 94 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late William. Much loved mum of Val & Nigel. A dear mother in law of Barry & Deanna. A treasured nan of Samantha, David, Rebecca & Jonathan, great nan of Zoe & Katie, great great nan of Anthony, Savannah & Isacc. Funeral service will take place at Babworth Crematorium, Straight Mile, Babworth, Retford, DN22 8ES on Wednesday 13th March at 11.00am Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to The British Heart Foundation may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Keith Marshall - Acknowledgement

The family of the late Keith would like to thank everyone who attended the service and sent cards & messages of sympathy. Thank you to everyone who donated in Keith’s memory, £900.58 has been raised to date for Lindsey Lodge Hospice. Thank you to Tim Abrams for a comforting and caring service and to Cliff Bradley & Sons for their caring and efficient arrangements. Many thanks also to The Sun & Anchor for the refreshments.

William David Baker 'Dave'

Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 26th February 2019 at Lincoln County Hospital aged 83 years. Loving husband of Christine. Father of Michelle, Darren, Vicki and the late Dale. Loving grandad & great grandad. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough on Monday 11th March at 10.30am followed by interment. Flowers will be received. Donations if so desired to Macmillan Cancer Support may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Ellen Spratt (Nee Morris)

Peacefully at Lound Hall Nursing Home on Tuesday 26th February 2019 aged 95 years. Wife of the late Jim. Loving daughter Terrie and son in law to John. Nana to Adrian & Richard, great nana to Olivia, Alix & Emily, great great nana to Felix. God bless, rest in peace mum, you will be sadly missed. Funeral service will take place at St. Thomas of Canterbury Roman Catholic Church, Gainsborough on Tuesday 12th March at 11.00am followed by interment. Flowers will be received. Donations if so desired to Lound Hall Residents Fund may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Patricia Ann Smith

Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Friday 15th March at 10.40am. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Cats Protection may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA 01427 810619

Ron Hill

Suddenly at home on Friday 22nd February 2019 aged 84 years. Dearly beloved husband of the late Valerie. Much loved dad of Caroline, Christopher, Andrew & Fiona. A dear father in law & special grandad. Ron was one of 9 children, and is survived by loved brothers Dave & Euin. Funeral service will take place at Babworth Crematorium on Friday 29th March at 1.00pm Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Dementia U.K may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Danielle Sophia Bateman

Tragically on Monday 11th February 2019 aged 19 years. Devoted daughter of John & Laura. Special sister of Liam. Loving girlfriend of Ryan & his family. Much loved auntie of Shiloh & Éowyn. Treasured granddaughter. Friend to many. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough on Thursday 14th March at 1.00pm followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Ian Jennings

Peacefully on Wednesday 20th February 2019 at Scunthorpe General Hospital aged 94 years. Ian will be sadly missed by all that knew him. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough on Wednesday 6th March at 12.00noon followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

John Gregory

We are sad to announce the sudden passing of Mr John Gregory on Sunday 13th January 2019. Former Surface Superintendent at Maltby Colliery. A giant among men and lover of music. Winner of International Eisteddfod Wales. Much loved by his wife & family and all who knew him. Forever in our hearts My John xx Dotty & Family. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Church, Beckingham on Wednesday 13th February at 11.30am followed by interment at Beckingham Cemetery. Flowers will be received. Donations if so desired to North Notts Lions & Shelter may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA 01427 810619

Robin Roberts

Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Friday 16th November at 11.20am. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Caner Research UK or Marie Curie may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

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