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.

Jeremy Higgins

Funeral service will take place at Babworth Crematorium on Thursday 24th January at 1.00pm. 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

Gillian Mary Bell 'Gill' (Nee Keightley)

Suddenly at home on Wednesday 26th December aged 62 years. Dearly beloved wife of John. Much loved mum of Benjamin & Davydd. Dear sister of Philip. A loving grandma, sister in law, auntie & friend. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Wednesday 23rd January at 11.20am Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Thrombosis UK may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Ian Davidson

Ian passed away on Saturday 29th December 2018 aged 77 years. Dearly beloved partner of Julie. Loving husband of the late Jennifer. Much loved father of Lindy, Gavin and the late Michael. A dear father in law of Helen, Fergus & Jason. Loving grandpa of Nicky, Becca, Ryan & Liam. Private committal will take place followed by a service of thanksgiving at Gainsborough Methodist Church on Friday 25th January at 11.45am. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Cancer Research U.K or Gainsborough Heart Support Group (cheques made payable to Cliff Bradley & Sons Donation Account) may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

John Stokes

It is with great sorrow and sadness following a long uphill struggle fought with huge tenaciousness, John passed away peacefully on Thursday 3rd January 2019. Loving husband of Shirley, adored father and stepfather of Jane, Martin and Vanessa and much loved granddad of Laura, Olwyn, Ieuan, Tegan, Lucinda and Harry. Funeral service will take place at St Barthomew’s Church Sutton-Cum-Lound on Friday 1st February at 10.45am followed by private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in John's memory will benefit the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance in recognition of their work and support of the transport industry. All Enquires to Cliff Bradley & Sons 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Marion Hird

Peacefully following a long illness on Friday 4th January 2019 at Grosvenor House Nursing Home, East Stockwith, aged 83 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late Arnold. Much loved mum of Wendy. Mother in law of Stuart. Friend to many. Funeral service will take place at St. Paul’s Church, Morton on Tuesday 22nd January at 11.30am followed by committal at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to George Henderson Lodge (Cheques made payable to St. Barnabas Hospice) may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Dennis Thurlow

Peacefully following a short illness on Monday 24th December 2018 at Scunthorpe General Hospital aged 72 years. Much loved dad of Thomas. A dear brother in law of Brian. Friend to many. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Monday 14th January at 11.20am Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Cancer Research U.K may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Bill Thompson

'Former Slaughterman'

Peacefully on Thursday 20th December 2018 at Lincoln County Hospital aged 71 years. Loving husband, dad, grandad, great grandad, brother, uncle and friend to many. Funeral service will take place at St. George & St Lawrence’s Church, Springthorpe on Tuesday 15th January at 11.00am followed by interment. Flowers will be received. Donations if so desired to the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance and The Stroke Unit, Lincoln County Hospital may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Doreen Nancy Thorpe 'Dorrie'

Peacefully on Wednesday 2nd January 2019 at Lincoln County Hospital aged 90 years. Dearly beloved wife of Leslie. Much loved mum of Keith and mother in law of Janet. Loving grandma of Alexander & Andrew. Funeral service will take place at All Saint’s Church, Pilham on Thursday 17th January at 11.00am followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to All Saints’ Church, Pilham may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Michael 'Mick' Sleight

Following a long fought battle on Sunday 27th December 2018 at Scunthorpe General Hospital aged 74 years. Loving husband. Adoring dad. Doting grandad. Brother, uncle and friend to many. Funeral service will take place at St. Martin’s Church, Blyton on Monday 14th January at 1.30pm followed by committal at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to The Stroke Unit, Scunthorpe General Hospital may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Simon Robert Winter

Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Monday 21st January at 11.20am. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to the RSPCA may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Martin Stocks

Suddenly on Sunday 30th December 2018 at Pilgrim Hospital, Boston aged 71 years. Devoted partner of Ann. Much loved dad of Lee & Laura. Loving grandad, poppy & brother. Friend to many. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough on Friday 11th January at 10.30am followed by interment. Flowers will be received. Donations if so desired to The British Heart Foundation & Cancer Research U.K may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Martin Burr

Martin passed away in the care of Ward 16, Scunthorpe General Hospital with his beloved wife Gill and adored daughter in law Tracey, by his side on Wednesday 19th December 2018 aged 77 years. He leaves behind his sons Simon & Gavin and daughter Rachael, son in law Tony, daughters in law Tracey & Abbi, grand children Kelly, Ben, Jenna, Chloe & Ula and great grandchildren Scarlett & Freddie Joe. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Thursday 10th January at 10.40am No formal dress please. No flowers by request but donations, if so desired to Cancer Research U.K or Alzheimer’s Research U.K may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Ron Richardson

Peacefully at home with his family by his side on Tuesday 18th December 2018 aged 70 years. Dearly beloved husband of Barbara. Much loved dad of Sharon & Steve, Wayne & Denise, Kevin & Jo. A treasured grandad of Laura, Rhianne, Jake, Nicole, Nathan, Hannah & Jack, great grandad of Ella, Scarlet, Olivia, & Reggie. A dear brother, brother in law, uncle and friend to many. Funeral service will take place at St. Paul’s Church, Morton on Monday 7th January 2019 at 10.45am followed by private cremation. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to St. Barnabas Hospice & Marie Curie Cancer Care 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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