Current Funerals

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

On Friday 14th September, 2018, Thomas of Buxton passed away peacefully at Macclesfield Hospital, aged 98 years. Beloved husband of Muriel, loving dad of Joan and a dearly loved grandad of Chloe. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 27th September, at 10am. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Thomas for Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland air ambulance may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

BROUGH Vera

On 13th October 2018, peacefully at home aged 93 years. The beloved wife of the late Frank, loving mother of Margaret, mother in law of Bill, and much loved grandmother of Alan, also much loved sister of Olive and Dougie, the late Barbara and Gordon, and loved by her nieces and nephews. Vera will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Funeral service and interment at St. Michael and All Angels Church, Taddington on Friday November 2nd at 2:00pm. Family flowers only please, donations for Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance and MacMillan Nurses may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

CLARKE Gwendy

On October 9th 2018, peacefully at The Haddon Hall Care Home aged 85 years. Beloved wife of Geoff, much loved mother of Michael, Tracy and Mira, mother in law of Nick, loving nanma of Dan, Tim, Christie, Holly and Rachel and a great nanma of Jacob and Isaac. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday October 26th at 12 noon. Family flowers only please. Donations for Dementia UK and Alzheimer’s Research UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

DOYLE Evelyn Lily

Evelyn passed away peacefully after a short illness on 15th September, aged 94 years. Beloved wife to the late Michael and a dear mother to Teresa and the late Christopher, mother in law to Josh and step grandmother to Jake and family. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Monday 1st October, at 2:40pm. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Evelyn for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath street, Buxton, SK17 6LT.  Tel: 01298 23056.

FILCEK Olive

Died peacefully on 27th September, 2018, aged 98 years. Adored wife of the late Peter, dearly loved mother of Peter and Sarah , grandmother of Peter and Stephanie, and great grandmother of Oliver, Erin, Scarlett and Bryony. Thank you to the staff at Elmwood, High Peak Carers and The Haddon Hall Care Home who have helped look after Olive. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 11th October, at 3.20pm. Family flowers only please. All enquiries to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

FLYNN Anthony

On Monday 8th October 2018, Tony of Fairfield passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 71 years. Beloved partner of Sue, loving step dad of Shaun and Janine and a dear grandad, brother and uncle. He will be greatly missed. Funeral service at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield, on Wednesday 31st October at 1:30pm, followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Tony for British Heart Foundation may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

GILMAN Hilda

On Monday 8th October 2018, Hilda of Buxton passed away at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 90 years. Beloved wife of the late George William “Jim”, loving mum of Brenda and Sheila, mother in law of Mike, dearly loved grandma of Sarah, Katie, Michael and Richard and a dear great grandma of Lucy, Jack and Emily. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Buxton Methodist Church on Monday 29th October 2018, at 1:30pm followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

HAWKINS Howell

On Tuesday 9th October 2018, Howell of Buxton passed away peacefully at home with his family at his side aged 76 years. Beloved husband of Margaret, loving dad of Karen and Ian, father in law of John and Lucy and a dearly loved Bamps of Francis, Megan and Tilly. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 26th October 2018, at 3.20pm, followed by a service at Buxton Methodist Church on Saturday 27th October 2018, at 1pm. Family flowers only please. No black to be worn by request of the family. Donations in memory of Howell for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

HEARN Christopher

On Friday 5th October 2018, Christopher formerly of Warslow passed away peacefully at Ashgate Hospice aged 67 years. Beloved husband of the late Rosalind, loving dad of Sara, Daniel, Kari and Mark and a dearly loved grandad. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. For details regarding the funeral arrangements please contact: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel:01298 23056

HEPPENSTALL Gertrude

On Tuesday 4th September 2018, Gertrude of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Branksome Care Home, aged 98 years. The funeral service will be held at St. John’s Church, Buxton, on Wednesday 3rd October, at 1:30pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Donations in memory of Trudie for Dementia UK & Parkinson’s UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

INNS Margaret Enid

On Thursday 4th October 2018, Margaret of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Argyle Care Home aged 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Tom, loving step mum and a very dear friend of Rachel. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Buxton Trinity Church, on Wednesday 24th October 2018, at 1pm followed by committal at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Margaret for The Tear Fund may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

MARKALL Alan Charles

On Saturday 8th September 2018, Alan of Buxton passed away peacefully at home aged 72 years. The funeral service will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, High Green, on Thursday 27th September, at 1:30pm. Family flowers only please. All inquiries to R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

 

MELLOR John "Jack"

On 28th September, 2018, John of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Cavendish Hospital, aged 96 years. Beloved husband of Kathleen. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield, on Wednesday 17th October, at 11:30am, followed by burial at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of John for St. Peter’s Church may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

MOSS Joseph Arthur

On 22nd September 2018, Arthur of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Lodge Care Home, Chapel-en-le-Frith aged 91 years. Funeral Service at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield, on Friday 19th October 2018 at 10.30 am followed by Interment at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in memory of Arthur for Children in Need may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

MILNER Eileen

On Monday 10th September, 2018 Eileen of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 83 years. Beloved wife of the late Harry, loving mum of Gary, Ken & the late Rob and a dear grandma. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 26th September, at 10:40am. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Eileen for PDSA may be sent to R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

NORTON Peggy

On 10th September, 2018, Peggy passed away peacefully in Stepping Hill Hospital aged 94 years. Much loved and sadly missed by all the family. Funeral service to be held at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield on 25th September at 10:45am followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium at 12 noon. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Peggy for Cancer Research UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

PLATTS Eileen

On Friday 5th October 2018, Eileen of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Harold, loving mum of Alan, mother in law of Tracey and a dearly loved grandmother, great grandmother and sister. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. For details regarding the funeral arrangements please contact: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

 

 

RAMSAY Graham

On Friday 7th September, 2018, Graham of Buxton passed peacefully, aged 63 years. A private funeral will take place.

ROBERTS John William

On 13th October 2018, JR of Fairfield passed away peacefully at The Cavendish Hospital, Buxton aged 84 years. Beloved Husband of Sue, loving dad of Linda and Julia, father in law of Craig and Dave, dearly loved grandad of Lauren and Emma, and a dear brother of Eileen, Joan and the late Margaret. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Tuesday 30th October 2018, at 12 noon. Followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of J.R for The Christie Hospital may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

SLATER Brenda

Nee Freeman . On Saturday 6th October 2018, Brenda of Fairfield passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side aged 88 years. Beloved wife of George, loving mum of Christine, Pauline and Philip, mother in law of Ron and Debbie, dearly loved nanna of Holly, Andrew, Fran, and Neve and a dear great nanna of Paige, Freya and Albert. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield, on Monday 22nd October 2018, at 12:45pm followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Brenda for MacMillan Nurses and Blythe House Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

THOMPSON Charles Gary

On Thursday 4th October, 2018, Gary of Harpur Hill, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side, aged 65 years. Beloved husband of Anne, loving dad of Matthew and Selina, and a dear brother, brother in law and uncle. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to take place at St. James Church, Harpur Hill, on Friday 19th October, 2018 at 12:45pm followed by committal at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Gary for Buxton District Nurses and St. James Church may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 (please make any donation cheques payable to R.W. Percival)

TOOZE Joy

On Saturday 15th September, 2018 Joy passed away peacefully at The Lodge Nursing Home, Matlock. A private funeral will take place.

WAPLINGTON Angeline

On Thursday 20th September 2018, Angie of Buxton passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at East Cheshire Hospice, aged 70 years. Beloved wife of Ken, loving mum of Tracey, Stephen, Teresa, Lisa and Sara, dearly loved nan of Tom, Harry, Ben, Jack, Lucy, Lily, Beth and Connor, and a dear great nan and mother in law. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Christ Church, Burbage, on Thursday 4th October 2018, at 2pm, followed by private family cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Colourful clothing to be worn by request of the family. Donations in memory of Angie for Redwings Horse Sanctuary & East Cheshire Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056

WRAY Julie

On Tuesday 25th September, 2018, Julie of Buxton passed away peacefully at home aged 56 years. Daughter of Philip and the late Alwin Sutton, cherished sister of Helen, beloved partner of Tony, loving mum of Lee and Gemma, mother in law of Paul and Nicole, dearly loved nanna of Olivia and Aodhan. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Tuesday 9th October, at 1:30pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Julie for Ashgate Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.