Obituaries

Cliff Bradley & Sons take full responsibility when dealing with obituary notices, liaising with you, family members and the press to publish an obituary that is accurate, announcing the death of your loved one and their funeral details. Read our current obituaries below.

Gerald Hilton Millard of Beckingham

Peacefully on Thursday 26th March 2020 at Home, aged 92 years. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. At a later date everyone will be warmly welcome to attend a memorial service to celebrate Gerald’s life by further announcement. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Philip Bradley

Peacefully at home following a long illness on Saturday 28th March 2020 aged 74 years. Dearly beloved husband of Val. Much loved dad of Paul & Michelle. A dear father in law of Clare. Special grandad of Emma, Chloe & Ellie. A private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to the Five Village First Responders may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Betty East

Suddenly in her 85th year after a long illness on Friday 27th March 2020. Dearly beloved wife of Frank. Loving mother of David, Kevin, Richard and the late Claire Louise. Mother in law of Margarita & Lucy. Loving grandmother of Rebecca, Thomas, Sophia, Alexander, Georgia & Reuben, great grandmother of Harry & Courtney. A private funeral service will be held. A memorial service to celebrate Betty’s life will be held later in the year which everyone will be warmly welcome to attend. Donations to Betty’s memory if so desired to be shared between The Alzheimer’s Society and the West Lindsey Dementia Support Group may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

John Stanley Rose

A private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Royal National Institute of the Blind may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Margaret Audrey Sibley

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Foxby Hill Residents Fund may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Andrew Paul Atkinson

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Sybil Margaret Johnson

Peacefully on Friday 20th March 2020 at Foxby Hill Care Home, aged 92 years. Dearly beloved wife of Alec. Much loved mum of Marilyn & Keith. Friend to many. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Alzheimer’s Research U.K may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Anthony John Smith 'Tony'

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Jane Sampson

Peacefully on Wednesday 17th March 2020 at Grosvenor House Nursing Home, East Stockwith aged 93 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late Dennis. Loving mum of Susan & Martin. A Special grandma & great grandma. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to the Macmillan Cancer Support may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Pamela Burnand-Bartlett

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Asthma UK may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Osvaldo Aurelio Tirelli

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Marie Curie Cancer Care & St. Barnabas Hospice may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Jean Ann Laming Nee Diaper

Peacefully after a long illness on Friday 20th March 2020 at Holly Tree Lodge, Scotton, aged 78 years. Much loved Wife of Brian, Mum to Paul & Joanne and Grandma to Oscar, Miles & Ridley. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. At a later date a memorial service will be arranged. Special thanks to the staff at Holly Tree Lodge for their exceptional care over the past 7 years. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Parkinson’s UK may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA 01427 810619

Julie Bilton

Peacefully on Friday 20th March 2020 at Lindsey Lodge Hospice, aged 77 years. Much loved Mum of Neil, David & Sheena, Gran-nan to Adele, Sienna & Isla. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. At a later date everyone will be warmly welcome to attend a memorial service to celebrate Julie’s life. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Lindsey Lodge Hospice may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA 01427 810619

Margaret Joan Carter

Suddenly but peacefully on Saturday 21st March 2020 at Foxby Hill Nursing Home. Much loved wife of Alan. Loving mother of Sam & Sally. A mother in law of Julie, Des & Janis. Grandmother of Sarah, Emma, Kathryn & Bethany. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to the Primary Biliary Cirrhosis may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Anthony Charles Lambert

Peacefully on Monday 16th March 2020 at Scunthorpe General Hospital, aged 78 years. Much loved husband of Carol. Loving dad of Paula & Mel. Adoring grandad of Nathan & Abigail. Brother of Edward, Penny & Ian. Friend to many. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. 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

Florence Beatrice Mills 'Florrie'

Peacefully on Friday 27th March 2020 at Lincoln County Hospital aged 88 years. Much loved mum. Loving grandma and nan. Loved great grandma and mother in law. Due to the country's current circumstances, a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Cancer Research U.K. and Alzheimer’s Research U.K. may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Keith Brian Scott

Suddenly on Sunday 8th March 2020 at Howson Care Centre, Willingham By Stow aged 65 years. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Jean Alice Turley

Peacefully on Sunday 15th March 2020 at Lincoln County Hospital aged 78 years. Much loved mum, nan & great nan. Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to British Heart Foundation may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Graham Henry Denton

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

David Gordon Russell

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Cancer Research UK & Carlton Coleby Ward, Lincoln County Hospital may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Richard James Ashmore

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

George Ernest Austin

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Diabetes UK may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Barry Whittington

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Margaret Ann Noble

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Jerry Green Dog Rescue may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Michael John Bontoft

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Donations if so desired to Lindsey Lodge Hospice may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Brian Crookes

Due to the country’s current circumstances a private funeral service will be held. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Obituary Writing

The passing of a loved one is an emotional time for everyone. As family members prepare to say their goodbyes, many find themselves pondering how to compose an obituary, a task that most are totally unprepared for. If this concerns you, don’t worry as we can help to relieve the burden. At Cliff Bradley & Sons we take full responsibility when dealing with obituary notices, liaising with you, family members and the local press to publish an obituary that is accurate, publicly announcing the death of your loved one and their funeral details.

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