Current Funerals

These are the current funerals that we are arranging. Click on a name to see the funeral arrangements.
BODEN Dorothy (Née Mycock)

Passed away peacefully after a short illness in Blackpool Victoria Hospital on 28th January aged 99 years. Loving wife of the late John, wonderful mother of Barbara, Patricia, Linda and the late Leslie, mother-in-law of Dorrien, Neville and Chris, doting grandma of Gary, Alan, Tracey, Lynn, Robyn, Daniel and Laura and proud great-grandma and great-great-grandma to twenty-seven children in Australia and the UK. Funeral service at St Michael & All Angels Church, Taddington on Thursday 8th February at 11:00am followed by interment in the churchyard. Family flowers only please, any donations for the Epilepsy Society may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

BOOTH Margaret Mary

On Tuesday 13th February 2018, Margaret of Harpur Hill passed away at Macclesfield Hospital aged 68 years. Beloved wife of Geoffrey, loving mother of Kevin, Michael and Gary and a much loved grandmother of Kelly and Ryan. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Tuesday 6th March at 10:45am followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please, any donations for Macmillan Nurses may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

BOOTH Paul Philip

Passed away peacefully January 27th 2018. He will be sadly missed by his wife Christine, son Adam Paul, daughter Karina Marie, grandson Leon Adam, mum Yvonne and sister Vicky. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 16th February at 2:40pm. For enquiries please contact R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

BOSLEY Barbara

Passed away on the 7th February 2018 at Ashgate House, Chesterfield aged 85 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Harold, loving mum of Geoff and mother-in-law of Kath, much loved grandma of Hayden, Brendan, Amie and Charlotte and great grandma of Harry and Darla, and dear sister of Vera, Olive, Doug and the late Gordon. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St James’ Church, Harpur Hill on Friday 23rd February at 11:00am followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, any donations for the Alzheimer’s Society and Dementia UK may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

BOWDEN 'Harold'

Passed away suddenly on 16th January 2018, aged 76. The beloved husband of Margaret and loving dad of Richard and Helen father-in-law of Alison and David. Devoted grandad to Isobel, Tom, Josh, Sam and Dan and a much loved brother who will be fondly remembered by all his family and many friends. Funeral service at St. Mary’s Church, Buxton on Saturday 27th January at 11:00 am followed by a private cremation. Family flowers only please, any donations for Asthma UK may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

CHESNEY Alan Albert

On Monday 22nd January 2018, Alan of Buxton and formerly of Manchester passed away peacefully at home aged 65 years. Loving dad of Vanessa, Lisa, Mark and Danielle, dearly loved grandad of Luke and Kye and a dear brother of John and Linda. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Buxton Methodist Church on Friday 9th February at 1:00pm followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, any donations for the Motor Neurone Disease Association may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

DEAN Frances Jane

On Wednesday 17th January 2018, Frances passed away at home aged 53 years. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Service of Thanksgiving at Bradwell War Memorial Hall on Tuesday 6th February at 2:00pm. For further enquiries, please contact R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

GREGORY Roy

On 9th February 2018, Roy of Harpur Hill passed away peacefully at The Portland Nursing Home aged 87 years. Beloved husband of Jennifer, loving dad of Julian and Adrian, dear father in law of Mandy and a dearly loved grandad of Phillipa and Christopher. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 27th February at 10:40am. Family flowers only please, any donations for The Anson Engine Museum, Pointon may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

HOLME Sheena Charlotte 'Nee Primrose'

On 28th January 2018, Sheena of Buxton passed away peacefully at Haddon Hall Care Home aged 98 years. Beloved wife of the late Tom Holme, dearly loved auntie of Peter and Dian Holme and a dear great aunt of Richard and Ian. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 28th February at 10:40am. All are welcome at Haddon Hall Care Home for refreshments following the service. Family flowers only please and donations for Age UK may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

HAMILTON Janet

On Wednesday 24th January 2018, Janet of Harpur Hill, Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital aged 72 years. Beloved wife of the late Geoffrey, loving mum of Shaun, Lynn, Sharon, Lee and Rickie and a dearly loved nannie and great nannie. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at St James’ Church, Harpur Hill on Wednesday 14th February at 10:45am followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please, any donations for The Lung Foundation may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

MANLOVE Brenda

On Thursday 18th January 2018, Brenda of Buxton passed away at The Brooklands Care Home, Bakewell aged 79 years. Beloved wife of Frank, loving mum of David, Susan and Sara, much loved grandmother of Andrew, Jayne, Ruby and Matthew and dear great grandmother of Thomas. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 6th February at 10:40am. Family flowers only please, any donations for The Brooklands Care Home may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

PERRITON Joan Illingworth (Née Barber, of Sunny Fields)

On Thursday 25th January 2018, Joan of Buxton and formerly of Frogham passed away peacefully at The Branksome Care Home aged 86 years. Beloved wife of the late Geoff, loving mum of Nigel, dear sister of Dorothy and the late Jack and a dearly loved auntie of Lynne and Neil. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday 15th February at 2:40pm. Family flowers only please, any donations for the Windyway Trust may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

SEEL Frances Olive Robina 'Robin'

On Sunday 21st January 2018, Robin of Buxton passed away at Haddon Hall Care Home aged 80 years. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 9th February at 11:20am. Enquiries to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

SMITH David

On Friday 26th January 2018, David of Harpur Hill passed away peacefully at The Portland Nursing Home aged 86 years. Beloved husband of the late Joan, loving father of the late Julie, dearly loved grandfather of Emma and Zoe and a dear brother of Trevor and Pat. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service at Harpur Hill Methodist Chapel on Friday 16th February at 11.00am followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Enquiries to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

THORPE Reginald Peter 'Sam'

On Wednesday 7th February 2018, Sam of Buxton passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at Macclesfield Hospital aged 83 years. Beloved husband of Mary, loving dad of Nick and Claire and a dearly loved grandad of Zoe and Paul. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral Service at St. Mary’s Church, Buxton on Thursday 1st March 2018 at 1.00 followed by Interment at Buxton Cemetery. All welcome at Buxton Conservative Club following the service to share memories of Sam. Family flowers only please and donations for Dementia UK and the Alzheimer’s Society may be sent To R W Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT tel; 0129823056

TITTERTON Olive

On Saturday 27th January 2018, Olive of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Cavendish Hospital aged 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Leslie, loving sister of Eric, sister-in-law of Mary and a dearly loved Auntie. She will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Buxton Methodist Church on Tuesday 13th February at 1:00pm followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Family flowers only please, any donations for The Cavendish Hospital (cheques to be made payable to ‘DCHS Charitable Trust’) may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.

TOLSON Peter

On 21st January 2018, Peter of Buxton passed away suddenly aged 80 years. Beloved husband of Margaret, loving dad of Scott, dear step-dad of Keith, Ian and Fiona and a dearly loved grandad. He will be greatly missed by all family and friends. Funeral service at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 7th February at 12:00pm. Family flowers only please, any donations for the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation may be sent to R. W. Percival, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056.