Current Funerals

These are the current funerals that we are arranging. Click on a name to see the funeral arrangements.
BOARDMAN Peter Edward

On 13th February, 2019 Peter formerly of Buxton passed away peacefully aged 75 years. Funeral service to be held at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, on Monday 1st April, 2019 at 2pm followed by interment at Buxton cemetery.  

BOWDEN Zara

On 14th February 2019, Zara of Buxton passed away peacefully aged 65 years. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 7th March, 2019 at 11:20 am. Family flowers only please.

CARRUTHERS Eleanor

On 21st January 2019, Eleanor of Buxton passed away peacefully at home aged 86 years. Beloved wife of Bill, loving mother of Janette and Neil, cherished grandmother of Tom and Jenny, great grandmother of Sophia, also mother in law to Julian and Jenni. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 13th February, 2019 at 10:40am. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Eleanor for Buxton Mountain Rescue Team may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

CARRUTHERS William

On 19th February 2019, Bill of Buxton passed away peacefully at Burton Closes Hall, Bakewell aged 88 years. Beloved husband of the late Eleanor, loving father of Janette and Neil, cherished grandfather of Tom and Jenny, and a great grandfather of Sophia and also father in law of Julian and Jenni. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 12th March 2019, at 10:40am. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Bill for Buxton Mountain Rescue Team may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT, Tel: 01298 23056

EVANS Pamela Ann

On 13th February 2019, Pamela of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital, aged 72 years. Beloved wife of John, loving mother of Paul, Andrew, Jont and Jen, and also a cherished grandma. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Christ Church, Burbage on Tuesday 12th March, 2019 at 1:30pm followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Pamela for Macmillan Nurses may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

GARDINER Nora Maureen

On 14th February 2019, Maureen of Whitestones Care Home passed away peacefully aged 85 years. A private cremation will take place.

GRATTON Bronwen Margaret

Former teacher at Dove Holes Primary School. On 4th February, 2019, Bronwen of Buxton passed away peacefully aged 84 years. Loving mother of Tim and Jeremy, mother in law of Jill and Carol, cherished grandmother of Robert, Olivia, Rebecca, Beth, William and Ben. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Christ Church, King Sterndale on Tuesday 26th February, 2019 at 1pm followed by burial at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Bronwen for Dementia UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

GRATTON Leslie

On 25th February 2019, Leslie of Tideswell passed away peacefully at The Branksome Care Home aged 86 years. Funeral service to be held at St. John The Baptist Church, Tideswell on Wednesday 13th March, 2019 at 2pm followed by burial at Tideswell cemetery. Donations in memory of Leslie for the R.A.F Charitable Trust may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

JOHNS Doris

On 25th January, 2019, Doris of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 74 years. Beloved wife of Ken, loving mother of Lionel and Kenny, cherished grandmother of Ben, David and Tash, and loving sister of Brenda and the late David. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service to take place at St. Peter’s Church on Tuesday 19th February, 2019 at 1:30pm, followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Doris for Parkinson’s UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

JONES Anne

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our much loved mother Anne, who died peacefully at home on Wednesday 20th February 2019. Beloved wife of the late David, loving mother of Peter, Steven, Helen & Sarah, and devoted Nana of Hannah, Robin, Eve, Richard, Megan, Grace, Ezra, Arla, Silas, Lottie, Matilda, Max & Sophie. Her loss is keenly felt by her brother John & his wife June, and by her sister-in-law Carole & her husband Nigel, as well as by her many nieces and nephews.  A service to celebrate Anne’s life will take place at St. John’s Church, Buxton on Friday 8th March 2019, at 12pm, preceded by a private cremation in Macclesfield. Family flowers only please. Any donations given in Anne’s memory will go to The Christie and may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

LITTLEJOHNS Margaret

On 14th February 2019, Margaret of Buxton and formerly of Kirkcudbright, passed away peacefully at The Haddon Hall Care Home, aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Alan, loving mother of Ann, Susan and the late Janet, also a cherished granny and great granny. She will be greatly missed. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on 15th March, 2019 at 2pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Margaret for RNLI may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

MACKAY Ewen

On 5th March 2019, Ewen of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Cavendish Hospital, aged 86 years. Beloved husband of Margaret, loving father of Diane, Craig and Corrina, also a cherished grandad of James and a dear father in law. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 26th March, 2019 at 11:20am. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Ewen for Cancer Research UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

MELLOR Stan

On 15th February 2019, Stan of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital, aged 83 years. Beloved partner of the late Eva, loving father of Margaret, and a cherished grandfather of Kyle, Conner and Ross. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to take place at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield on 11th March 2019 at 1pm, followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Stan for Cancer Research UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

MELLOR Prince

On the 4th March 2019, Prince of Longnor passed away peacefully at The Haddon Hall Care Home, aged 90 years. Beloved husband of Barbara, loving dad of Michael, Sue, Steven and Di, also a cherished grandad and great grandad. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Buxton Methodist Church on Thursday 21st March, 2019 at 10:15am followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Prince for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298

MOORE Shelia

On 6th March 2019, Sheila of Glossop passed away peacefully at The Argyle Nursing Home, Buxton aged 86 years. Beloved wife of Fred and mother of Steven, Beverley and Paul. Sadly missed by all her grandchildren and greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 21st March,2019 at 2pm. 

NORTON Ken

On 15th February 2019, Ken of Buxton passed away peacefully at Markham House, Bolsover aged 63 years. Beloved son of the late Eileen, Harry and Rob, loving brother of Gary and a nephew to John and Norma. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Monday 4th March, 2019 at 2:40pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Ken for Markham House may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

PACKER Heather

On 9th February 2019, Heather of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Branksome Care Home, aged 84 years. Loving mother of Denise, Susan and Alistair, also a cherished grandmother and great grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 1st March 2019, at 1:20pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Heather for Headway may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

PARKIN Hilda Madge

On 17th February 2019, Hilda of Buxton passed away peacefully aged 98 years. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 6th March, 2019 at 11:20am. Family flowers only please.

PEAKALL Kenneth

On 6th March, 2019 Kenneth of Buxton passed away peacefully aged 94 years. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 22nd March, 2019 at 2pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Kenneth for British Heart Foundation may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel:01298 23056 

REEVE Arthur

On 26th February 2019, Arthur the former manager at Buxton Woolworths from summer 1976 through to his retirement in 1991, passed away peacefully at The Haddon Hall Care Home aged 87 years. Beloved husband of the late Doris, loving father of Keith and Ann and the late David, a dear father in law of Jacqueline and Gareth, and a dearly loved brother of Madge, Shirley, Les and the late Ray. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Christ Church, Burbage on Wednesday 13th March, 2019 at 11:30am followed by committal in the Churchyard. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Arthur for Alzheimer’s Society may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

TAYLOR Marian

On 17th January 2019, Marian of Buxton passed away peacefully at home aged 81 years. Beloved wife of Brian, loving mother of Jim, Margaret and Christine, also a treasured sister and grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Christ Church, Burbage on Tuesday 12th February, 2019 at 2pm followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Marian for The British Red Cross may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056