The 22 death notices made this week in Cheshire

Each week people across Cheshire pay tribute to their loved ones by placing funeral notices and family announcements in the Chester Chronicle.

We have gathered the messages submitted by friends, family and loved ones over the past week. These provide comfort to the nearest and dearest of those who have passed away.

To see the full list of family announcements, visit this section of the Cheshire Live website where you can search by name, date and location. You can also post your own announcements and notices there.

You can also see the latest listings from your area on the InYourArea section.

Jean BEAUMONT

Jean passed away peacefully on 19th April aged 86 years. Devoted wife of Donald, and a loving Mother and Grandma

The funeral service will be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 4th May at 2.20pm Family flowers only by request. Donations in Jean’s memory if desired to NSPCC & Macmillan Cancer Support CO-OP Funeralcare 124 Broken Cross Macclesfield SK11 8TZ Tel; 01625 425284

Leonard Michael BRANKIN

On 17th April 2021, aged 84 years. Peacefully at home, late of Poynton. Beloved Husband to Maureen. Devoted Father to Richard, Christine, Michael and Bernard. Much loved Grandfather to Peter, Alice, Ruth, Francis, Harry and George. Much loved Great Grandfather to Florence. Leonard will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

Family flowers only please, make donations if desired to Parkinson’s UK. Service to take place at St Albans Church Macclesfield, on Friday 30th April, at 2:30pm. Funeral service entrusted to the care of The Co-operative Funeralcare, 68 Parklane, Poynton, Cheshire, SK12 1RE Tel: 01625 872 717

Gwendoline Ann BROCKLEY

Peacefully passed away on Monday March 29th 2021 at the RSUH, Gwen aged 81 years of Leek, formerly of Scholar Green. The dearly loved wife of the late John, much loved mum of Fiona and a very dear sister of Pam. Gwen will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.

A Private Family Funeral will be taking place at Bradwell Crematorium on Wednesday April 28th 2021 at 11.20am. Government Restrictions Apply Family flowers only, donations preferred in memory of Gwen for Approach (Specialist Support and Advice for older people with Dementia) c/o The Funeral Director or Telephone Donations on 01782 214999

Donations & inquiries to:- Gail Spender C. EDWARDS & SON (FUNERAL SERVICES) 155 High Street, Talke Pits, Stoke-on-Trent. ST7 1QQ. Tel No: 01782 782842

Kevin PINK

Beloved husband of Patty, (Nee McGee) and a dear brother-in-law and uncle. Goodnight and God Bless Kevin. Love Mary, Margaret, Peter, Tony and the late Pauline and Families xx

Judith CORBISHLEY

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 21st April 2021 at Macclesfield Hospital, aged 75 years. Due to current circumstances it will be a private family service.

Family flowers only Donations in memory of Judith may be given to British Heart Foundation All enquiries to Hooley, Watson & Buckley Tel: 01625 422734

Peter Allan MANNING

Passed away peacefully in his sleep aged 91. The devoted husband of the late Mary and wonderful Dad to David and Andrew. Also a beloved Grandfather and identical twin, who will be very sadly missed by so many.

A memorial service for this true gentleman of Crewe will be held at a later date. For further enquiries and donations (to St Andrew’s Parish Church) and to offer your condolences please contact our Funeral Home on 01270 584447 or go to our website on www.josephoconnell.co.uk /recently deceased.

Cliff THOMAS

Cliff aged 74 years of Macclesfield, peacefully passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday 21st April 2021 in the East Cheshire Hospice. Dearly loved husband of Diane, much loved dad, step-dad and grandad who will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

The funeral will take place on Thursday 6th May 2021 with service and committal at Macclesfield Crematorium at 2.20pm. Due to covid restrictions, family invite only. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent for MADYYS. Enquiries to: Ruth Healey, Funeral Director. Legacy Funeral Care, 144 – 154 Hurdsfield Road, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 2PY. Tel: 01625 869 999

Renee (Nee Powner) COOPER

Renee Peacefully on 22nd April 2021, with her family at her side, Renee aged 87 years of Alsager. The dearly loved wife of the late Ernest, loving mum of Alison and Jill, a dear mother in law, a treasured nana and a beloved sister. Renee will be greatly missed by all her family and dear friends.

There will be a private family funeral service. The cortege will be departing from St Andrew’s Gardens at 11.15am on Wednesday 5th May. Should you wish to make a donation in memory of Renee, the charity of choice is Dementia UK. All inquiries and any donations to 144/146 Crewe Road, Alsager, Cheshire, ST7 2JA 01270 882097

Michael John GARRITY

Virorum Optime 9th June 1944 – 16th April 2021 Dearly loved Husband of Linda. Beloved Dad and Father-in-law of Theresa and Paul, Paul and Paula, Kathryn and Noel, Angela and Ahmed and cherished Grandad of Thomas, James, Hannah, Sophia, Alex, Faye, Sebastien and Raphael. Michael will be greatly missed and fondly remembered by all his loving family and friends.

A private family requiem mass is to take place at St Gregory’s RC Church Bollington. Family flowers only. Donations in Michael’s memory are welcomed either for Cancer Research UK or The East Cheshire Hospice. All Enquiries Hooley Watson & Buckley Tel – 01625 422734

Derek James ADDIS

Peacefully passed away on 19th April 2021, aged 86 years formerly of Westminster, Crewe. Beloved Husband of Barbara, loving Dad of Lynn & Jean, Step Dad of Richard & Joanne and a Grandad and Great Grandad.

A private family funeral will take place due to the current restrictions. All enquiries to J R Williams Funeral Director, Towers Lawn, Cheshire Street, Market Drayton. 01630 654490.

Vera DAVIES

Passed away at home, aged 88 years. Vera, of Nantwich, the beloved wife of the late John, dearly loved mum to Andrea and Pauline, much loved grandma of Matthew, Lillie and Sasha, also loving mother-in-law to Kostia.

Vera’s funeral service will take place at St. Mary’s Church in Nantwich on Friday 7th May 2021, followed by a private cremation service at Crewe Crematorium. Family flowers only please and donations if desired will be given to Cheshire Wildlife Trust. Any enquiries to Graham Tresidder and Son (Crewe and Nantwich Funeral Services) Tel: 01270 812512

Donald FOXLEY

Passed away suddenly at home in Nantwich, aged 86 years. Donald the beloved husband of the late Nancy. Funeral service at Crewe Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations to St Luke’s Hospice (Winsford).

Any enquiries to Graham Tresidder & Son (Crewe & Nantwich Funeral Services) Tel 01270 812512

Susan Marilyn Heath HASLEHURST

Peacefully on Thursday 15th April 2021, at Macclesfield District General Hospital, Susan aged 74 years, of Gawsworth. The dearly loved Wife of Peter, a much-loved Mother of Adam, Matthew and Tom. She will be sadly missed and most fondly remembered, by all her loving family and friends.

Due to the current restrictions, a private funeral service is to take place. Family flowers only by request, but if desired donations may be sent for the RNIB and the RNLI.

Keith Anthony PINKER

Suddenly at home aged 46 years. A much loved Son, Brother, Grandson and Nephew who will sadly be missed by all his family and friends.

A private family funeral service will take place at Crewe Crematorium. Donations in memory of Keith will be given to ‘George House Trust’ and can be made via the funeral director. For all other enquiries please contact Jacqueline Wilson Independent Funeral Services Hill View, High Street, Clotton, Tarporley, Cheshire CW6 0EG Tel: 01829 781572

Mark Richard SPENCER

ATKINS Peacefully on Wednesday 21st April 2021, at the East Cheshire Hospice, Mark aged 75 years. The dearly cherished and loving Husband of Joelle, a much-loved Father of Stephanie and Estelle and a treasured Grandad. He will be sadly missed and most fondly remembered, by all his loving family and friends here in the UK and in France & Germany.

Due to the current restrictions, a private funeral service is to take place. Family flowers only by request, but if desired donations may be sent for the East Cheshire Hospice or The Christie at Macclesfield.

Terence John TAYLOR

On the 14th April 2021 at his home, with loving family at his side, Terry, aged 56 sadly passed away. Beloved and devoted warrior and husband of Lorraine, treasured dad of Bradley and Kayleigh, darling grandad of Kasey, dearest brother of Chris, Gary and Doreen. A loving uncle and friend to many, Terry will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew him.

Funeral service to be held at Bradwell Crematorium on Friday 14th May 2021 at 1.20pm. Will relatives and friends please accept this intimation and kindly meet at the Crematorium. It is with regret and advance apology that the family are required to allow only 20 mourners to attend the service. Flowers welcome. Enquiries to: Coop Funeralcare, 1 Park Avenue, Wolstanton. Tel: 01782 711244

Pamela TRUMAN

Peacefully at Royal Stoke University Hospital. The loving wife of the late John. Also Mum, Gran & Sister. She will be sadly missed & remembered fondly. Her funeral will take place at Crewe Crematorium Chapel on Friday 7th May at 10:45am followed by a committal.

Family flowers only. Donations to The 65 Club. For more information please contact Joseph O’Connells Funeral Home on 01270 584447 or via our website on www.josephoconnell.co.uk/recently deceased

Jean CUNDIFF

Jean aged 79 years of Sutton, peacefully passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday 26th April 2021. Dearly loved wife of the late Arthur, much loved mum of Julie and Ian and treasured grandma of Lee, Francesca and Jessica. Jean will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.

A Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Jean will take place on Friday 7th May 2021 in Sutton St James Church followed by interment into the family grave in the Churchyard. Due to current Covid restrictions, Jean’s funeral will be by invitation only. However, if anyone wishes to pay their respects, they may gather along the funeral route to say their final goodbye.

The cortege will pass along Walker Lane at approx 10.30am towards the Church. Family flowers only by request, donations if desired may be sent for Macmillan Nurses or the East Cheshire Hospice. Enquiries to: Ruth Healey, Funeral Director 144 – 154 Hurdsfield Road Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 2PY Tel: 01625 869 999

Charlie LAVENDER

Aged 71, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Betty. Father to Andrew and Sharon, grandfather to Jordan, George and Sam. He was a character who always had a twinkle in his eye right till the end. All enquiries to Co-op Funeralcare, 35 Walker Street, Hoole, Chester, CH2 3BS Tel; 01244315597.

Mary REARDON

Peacefully on Wednesday 21st April 2021 with her family beside her aged 82 years. Mary will be greatly missed by sisters Alice, Ann and all her family and friends.

Mary’s Funeral service will take place at St Bede’s R/C Church on Monday 10th May 2021 at 12:00 noon. Followed by Interment at Widnes Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations if desired to Halton Haven Hospice. All enquiries to F.Dooley & Son Funeral Directors. 220, Liverpool Rd, Widnes, Cheshire. WA8 7HY TEL. 0151-495-1515 www.frankdooley.co.uk

Blanche TRAVIS

nee Crompton Passed away peacefully on Sunday 18th April aged 87. Blanche was the beloved wife of the late Bill Travis, a dearly loved mum to Rob and Liz, devoted nan to Jack, Zara and Mollie, and loving sister to Frank. She will be sadly missed by all her friends and family.

The funeral service will take place at St Mary’s Church on 5th May 2021 at 11:45am followed by interment at Widnes Cemetery. Donations to Cancer Research UK. All enquiries to Moar and Butler Funeral Directors, Widnes 0151 424 5432

David Mackenzie BALLARD

Peacefully on 22nd April at home aged 91 years. A loving Husband to the late Audrey and father to Linda, Katherine and Jonathan. David will be missed by all his family and friends.

Funeral service to take place under current restrictions at St Mary’s Church, Wistaston followed by a family committal at Crewe Crematorium. All funeral enquiries to Co-op Funeralcare, Middlewich Street, Crewe CW1 4EA.

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