Current Funerals

These are the current funerals that we are arranging. Click on a name to see the funeral arrangements.
ARMITT George Robert 'Bob'

On 4th March 2018, Bob of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 90 years. Beloved husband of the late Jean, loving brother of Ken, brother in law of Jean and Gerald and a dear uncle of Sarah, Martin and Joanne. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 23rd March at 3:20pm. Whether you can or cannot attend the service, all are welcome at Buxton Conservative Club from 4:30pm to share their memories of Bob. Family flowers only please, any donations for the RSPCA and Dementia UK may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

BLOOD Elizabeth

On 19th March 2018, Elizabeth passed away at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 72 years. Funeral service at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church on Monday 9th April at 10:30 am followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery at 11:15 am. 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.

 

BRAMWELL Colin 'Bram'

On Thursday 15th March 2018, Colin of Buxton passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family aged 79 years. Beloved husband of Carol, loving dad of Alison, Alex, and Mandy and a dearly loved grandad and great grandad. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 28th March at 2:40pm. 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.

BUCKLEY Audrey Anne

On Sunday 8th April 2018, Audrey of Tideswell passed away suddenly at home aged 81 years. Beloved wife of the late Derek, loving mum of Paul and Claire, mother in law of Nanette and Charlie, treasured grandma of Tess, Sam, Harriet and Connie. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St John The Baptist, Tideswell on Tuesday 24th April at 11:00 am followed by interment at Litton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, any donations for Tideswell Community First Responders may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

BRYANT Barry Edward

On 6th March 2018, Barry of Taddington passed away suddenly aged 88 years. Beloved husband of Mary. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service of thanks giving at St. Michael and All Angles Church, Taddington on Tuesday 27th March at 11:30 am. 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.

CLAXTON Eileen (Nee Johnson)

On 16th March 2018 Eileen of Winster passed away peacefully at Welby Croft Care Home aged 80 years. Beloved wife of the late Peter, loving sister of Robert, Neville and Karen and special cousin of Amy.  She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service on Wednesday 11th April at Macclesfield Crematorium at 10.40am.  Family flowers only please, donations for Cancer Research UK may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT.  Tel: 01298 23056.

DWYER John

On 13th February 2018, John of Didsbury passed away peacefully at Haddon Hall Care Home aged 89 years. Beloved husband of Maureen (Mary Patricia), loving father of Dermot, Vincent, Paul, Louise and Damien, and dearly loved brother, uncle, grandfather, father-in-law and brother-in-law. John lectured in Chemistry at UMIST for over 40 years,he will be greatly missed by all family and friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made via https://john-dwyer.muchloved.com/ . The funeral will be held at St Cuthbert’s Church, 3 Palatine Road, Withington, Manchester M20 3LH at 11:00 on 5th March 2018. Further details from R W Percival, Heath St, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel. 01298 23056.

DELIEU Iris (Nee Orr)

On Friday 16th March 2018, Iris of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Portland Nursing Home aged 92 years. Loving mother of David and Janet, and a caring grandmother of her seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Abbey Lee Cemetery Chapel on Friday 6th April 2018 at 11:00am followed by interment at Crookes Cemetery at 12:00pm. For enquiries please contact R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

GORNALL Margaret

On 1st April 2018 Margaret of Buxton passed away suddenly at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 88 years. Loving sister of Roy. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 24th April at 02:40 pm.For further details please contact R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

 

HACKING David

On 23rd March 2018, David passed away at the Chapel Lodge Care Home aged 79 years. Funeral service at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Thursday 19th April at 11:00 am followed by interment at Buxton cemetery at 11:45 am. Further details from R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

JACKSON Dorothy (Nee Wood)

Died on Tuesday 20th March 2018, aged 96 years. Beloved wife of the late Duncan, loving mother of Diana and the late Martin,and a dearly loved grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Monday 9th April at 02:00pm. For enquiries please contact R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

 

LANGRIDGE Joan

On 25th March 2018 Joan of Buxton passed away peacefully at the Argyle Care Home aged 90 years.  Beloved wife of the late John and a dearly loved sister, auntie and great auntie who will be greatly missed by all family and friends.  Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 17th April, 2018 at 12 noon.  Family flowers only please donations for The Children’s Society / The Royal British Legion may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton,SK17 6LT Tel: 01298 23056.  

LOMAS Jean

On Friday 9th March 2018, Jean of Buxton passed away after a courageous battle with cancer aged 79 years. Beloved wife of John, loving mum of Julie, Linda, Angela and the late Carol, mother in law of Graham, dearly loved grandma of Matthew, Lauren-May, Kieran, Rihannah and the late Ryan and dear sister of Alan, Robert and the late Bill. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Christ Church, Burbage on Thursday 29th March at 1:30pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please, any donations for Cancer Research and Macmillan Nurses may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

PARKER Andrew William 'Andy'

On 17th March 2018, Andy of Fairfield passed away suddenly at home aged 54 years. Beloved son of the late William and Beryl, loving Brother of Carol, Gary, Michael and David, brother in law of Kathy, Karen, and a dearly loved uncle and great uncle. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Friday 13th April at 11:00am followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, any donations for RNLI may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

 

PONSONBY Stuart

On 24th March 2018, Stuart of Fairfield, passed away suddenly at home aged 82 years.  Beloved husband of Joan, loving dad of Stephen, Sandra and the late Michael, dearly loved grandad of Amy, Abigail and Yasmin and a dear great grandad of Sami. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends.  Funeral service at St Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Wednesday 11th April at 4.15pm.  Family flowers only please, donations for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to R W Pervical, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT.  Tel:01298 23056  

PARKER Rex

On Wednesday 14th March 2018, Rex of Buxton passed away peacefully at Macclesfield Hospital aged 75 years. Beloved husband of Curly, loving dad of Robert, Ray, Russ and Richard, father in law of Jennie and Linda, dearly loved grandad of Dianna, Alisha, Jade, Elouise, William, Scott and Emma and a dear great grandad. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St James’ Church, Harpur Hill on Wednesday 28th March at 11:00am followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, any donations for St James’ Church may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

REDDY Tom (Thomas)

Tom was born in New Mills, later settling in Denton and in 2001 moved to Buxton to be nearer family, where in lived in Harpur Hill, Queens Court Fairfield and more recently the Portland Nursing Home.  Tom spent a large proportion of his early life in the merchant navy and then worked until retirement for Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council.  Tom was widowed in 1957 and remained a widower until his death.  He is survived by his son Mick and daughter-in-law Pam, his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Following a service at St Peter’s Church Fairfield on 28 March 2018 at 2.00pm Tom will be laid to rest with his wife Gwendoline Mary Reddy.  Family flowers only, donations if desired to British Legion or RNLI.  Everybody welcome to the service and interment and the family would like to invite you to join them afterwards for food and beverages at Sports & Social Club, St Peter’s Road Fairfield. For enquiries please contact R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

ROBERTS Bernard

On 16th March 2018, Bernard passed away at St. Luke’s Hospice aged 88 years. Funeral service at Hutcliffe Wood Crematorium on Wednesday 4th April 2018 at 02:00 pm. Family flowers only please, any donations for St. Luke’s Hospice may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

ROBERTS Maureen

On 2nd March 2018, Maureen of Whaley Bridge passed away peacefully at Chapel Lodge Care Home. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, Whaley Bridge on Monday 26th March at 12:00pm, followed by a private cremation. Family flowers only please, any donations for Holy Trinity Church may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

ROBINSON John Denville ‘Dembo’

On Monday 5th March 2018, John of Buxton died suddenly at home aged 74 years. John leaves his wife Vera, sons Barry and Paul, grandaughters Abigail and Deanna and daughter in law Yvonne. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 22nd March at 10:40 am. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to R W Percival, Heath Street, Buxton SK17 6LT. Tel: 0129823056.

SIMMS John

On 11th April 2018, John passed away at aged 93 years. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Hope Cemetery on Thursday 26th April 2018  at 02:00 pm. Family flowers only please, any donations for RAF Benevolent Fund may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

SLACK David Leslie

On Sunday 8th April 2018, David of Buxton passed away peacefully at home aged 63 years. Beloved husband of Judith, loving son of Nora, dearly loved brother of Pauline, Peter and Anthony and a much loved uncle. He will be greatly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral Service at Buxton Methodist Church on Thursday 3rd May 2018 at 10.45am followed by Cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please donations for The Christie may be sent to R W Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT Tel; 0129823056

SMITH John Allan 'Allan'

On Thursday 22nd March passed peacefully, surrounded by his family aged 86 years.  Much loved husband of Dorothy, loving dad to Diane, Barry, Phill and Susie and a wonderful grandad and great grandad. Loving Uncle and a very dear brother in law of Olive.  He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. For details of funeral arrangements please contact R W Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT  Tel: 01298 23056.