Current Funerals

These are the current funerals that we are arranging. Click on a name to see the funeral arrangements.
BROCKLEHURST Kathleen

On Friday 14th July 2017, Kathleen of Buxton and formerly of Congleton passed away at Haddon Hall Care Home aged 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Charles Brocklehurst and a much loved mother and grandmother.  Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 27th July at 10:40am. Family flowers only please, any donations for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

CLAY Barry

On Friday 11th August 2017, Barry of Harpur Hill passed away suddenly at home aged 66 years. Doting husband of Christine, loving brother of Gwen and Ken, brother in law of Ken and adored uncle of Katy. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. For details of the funeral arrangements, please contact R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

COCKER Anne Marjory

On Monday 26th June 2017, Anne passed away peacefully at Haddon Hall Care Home, Buxton aged 87. Wife of Peter Cocker, ‘Mum’ to Chris, Andy, Ali and Mark, ‘Nana’ to Sarah, Selina,  Katy, Hannah, Mel, Livvy, Laura, Carlee, Sarah, Courtney, Rachael, Sammy, Milly and Kate, ‘Great Nana’ to Annabel, Oliver, Nina and Howie. Much loved and deeply missed by us all. Service of thanksgiving at 168 Lightwood Road, Buxton at noon, Thursday 20th July.  Family flowers only. Donations to Ashgate Hospice Care; please send to 168 Lightwood Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6RN. Enquiries to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

EVES Ailish

On 27th July 2017, Ailish passed away at Ashgate Hospice aged 79 years. Cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 18th August at 2:40pm, followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at Trinity Church, Buxton on Saturday 19th August at 2:30pm. Family flowers only please, any donations for Ashgate Hospice may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

GOODWIN Dorothy

Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 23rd May at The Portland Nursing Home. Beloved wife of John, dearly loved mother of Andrew & Claire, dear mother in law of Lou & Steve and much loved nana of Ella, Frankie, Theo & Lily. Dorothy will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Special thanks to all at High Peak Carers, The Hawthorns and The Portland Nursing Home for the wonderful care Dorothy received. Funeral service at Buxton Methodist Church on Friday 9th June at 1:30pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please, any donations for The Alzheimer’s Society may be sent to R. W. Percival, 9a Heath Street, Buxton SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

HOLMES Roy

On Tuesday 27th June 2017, Roy of Buxton passed away suddenly aged 57 years. Loving father to Lee and Daniel and their families, much loved son of Olive and Derek and dear brother to Jane and Donald. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on the 12th July 2017 at 11:20am. Family flowers only please, any donations for Alliance Of Hope may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

JACKSON Martin Sagar

Died 4th July 2017. Much beloved son of Dorothy and the late Duncan Jackson. Funeral at Macclesfield Crematorium Thursday 27th July 2017 at 2:00 pm. Donations to Scope may be sent to R. W. Percival, 9a Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT.

JANNETTA Alice Sophie

Passed away peacefully at home on 18th July aged 47 years. Beloved wife of Aron, loving daughter of Philip and Elizabeth and loved sister of Emma, Louise and Harriet. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 3rd August at 2:00pm. Family flowers only please, any donations for Cancer Research UK may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

KIRKHAM Annie Helen 'Nellie'

On Friday 7th July 2017, Nellie of Flagg and formerly of Reepsmoor passed away peacefully at The Cavendish Hospital aged 98 years. Beloved wife of the late Frank William Kirkham, loving mother of Tommy, Ann, Freda, William, Phyllis and Sarah and a dearly loved mother in law, grandmother and great grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St Bartholomew’s Church, Longnor on Wednesday 19th July at 2:00pm followed by interment in the churchyard. Flowers welcome and any donations for Reepsmoor Church may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

MILNER Henry 'Harry'

On Monday 31st July 2017, Harry of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 76 years. Beloved husband of Eileen, loving step father to Ken, Gary and the late Robert, and a much loved brother and uncle. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 11th August at 10:40am. You are warmly invited to join the family at Fairfield Club from 12:00pm onwards. Family flowers only please, any donations for the PDSA may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

MYCOCK Frances Ellen

On Wednesday 26th July 2017, Frances of Fairfield passed away peacefully at Hollin Knowle Care Home aged 97 years. Beloved wife of the late Norman, loving mum of Linda, Sandra and John, mother in law of Rob and Pete, a dearly loved grandma of Ricky, Rachael, Emma and Ryan and a dear great granny of Lola and Sidney. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Wednesday 9th August at 11:00am followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, any donations for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

MYCOCK Phyllis

On Thursday 3rd August 2017, Phyllis of Buxton passed away peacefully at Macclesfield Hospital aged 96 years. Beloved wife of the late Dennis, loving mother of Nigel, Andrew and Timothy and a dearly loved grandmother and great grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Buxton Methodist Church on Wednesday 16th August at 11:00am followed by interment at St Peter’s Churchyard, Fairfield. Enquiries to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

PICKFORD Brian

On Monday 3rd July 2017, Brian of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 79 years. Beloved husband of Beryl, loving father to David and step-father to Stuart and a much loved grandfather and step-great-grandfather. He will be fondly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St James’ Church, Harpur Hill on Tuesday 18th July at 10:45am followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please, any donations for Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

PRINCE Olive Juliana

On Tuesday 1st August 2017, Olive, the former landlady of The Royal Cottage Inn, Upper Hulme passed away peacefully at Wall Hill Care Home, Leek aged 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Tom Grindey and Arthur Prince, loving mother of Cliff, Jean, Jeff and the late Tommy Grindey and a dearly loved mother in law, grandma and great grandma. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St Bartholomew’s Church, Longnor on Monday 21st August at 2:00pm followed by interment in the Churchyard. Family flowers only please, any donations for Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance and St Bartholomew’s Church may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

SMITH Joan

On Wednesday 9th August 2017, Joan of Buxton passed away at The Portland Nursing Home aged 85 years. Beloved wife of David, loving mother of the late Julie and a dearly loved grandma of Emma and Zoe. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. For details of the funeral arrangements, please contact R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

TORKINGTON Angela (Née Casey)

On Monday 10th July 2017, Angela of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Gables Residential Care Home aged 88 years. Wife of the late Thomas Geoffrey Torkington, loving mother of Jonathan, Robin, Julian and Bridget and a dearly loved grandmother. She will be greatly missed. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 25th July at 11:20am. Family flowers only please, any donations for The Alzheimer’s Society may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.