Current Funerals

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

GOODWIN John Robert

Sadly on 7th April 2024, John of Buxton passed away peacefully aged 81 years. Beloved husband of Lynn. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. For those who would like to pay their respects, John’s funeral will be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Monday 22nd April at 10am. Family Flowers only, donations to the family’s chosen charities are preferred. All money raised will be going to Blythe House Hospice and Ashgate Hospice, who provided a fantastic amount of comfort, care, and support to John. John requested that this be treated as a celebration of his life, not the mourning of his passing.

GREENWAY Kenneth

On 30th March 2024, Ken of Buxton passed away peacefully at home, aged 74 years. Ken was a much loved son, brother and loving brother in law and uncle. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 24th April 2024 at 2pm. Please wear attire that you are comfortable in. Donations if so desired will support British Heart Foundation. Donations can be made at the service or online www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations.

SMALLEY Malcolm

On 6th April 2024, Malcolm of Buxton and formerly of Romiley, passed away peacefully at The Argyle Care Home, aged 89 years. Beloved husband of the late Wendy, loving father of Jacquie. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Stockport Crematorium on Thursday 2nd May 2024 at 11:30am in the Rowan Chapel. By request of the family please wear bright and colourful clothing. No flowers please. Donations in memory of Malcolm for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 or made online at www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations

WRIGHT Maurice

On 5th April 2024, Maurice of Buxton passed away peacefully aged 90 years. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday 3rd May 2024 at 10:45am.

BALFE Gillian

On 1st April 2024, Gillian of Chesterfield passed away peacefully, aged 62 years. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Monday 22nd April 2024 at 2pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Gillian for Cancer Research UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 or made online www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations

WOOD Pauline

On 22nd March 2024, Pauline of Buxton passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital, aged 78 years. Beloved wife of David, loving mother of Karen and Alun, mother-in-law to Chris and Yvette, a cherished granny to Imogen, Charlotte and Katie. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield on Thursday 18th April, 2024 at 10:30am. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Pauline for Cancer research UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 www.percivalfunerals.co.uk Any cheques are payable to: Jepson Funerals Ltd

RILEY Neville

On 24th March, 2024 Nev of Buxton passed away peacefully at home, aged 88 years. Devoted partner of Margaret, loving grandad of Sarah and Lee, great grandad to Dylan, Livia and Ronnie, like a dad to Janet, Bren and Jenny. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Christ Church, Burbage on Tuesday 23rd April 2024 at 1:30pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Nev for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 or made online www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations

MIRTLE Helen

On 20th March 2024, Helen of Buxton passed away peacefully after a short illness, aged 85 years. Cherished wife of the late David, loving mother of Graham and mother in law of Penny. A beloved gran to Harriet and Joshua. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. A service of Thanksgiving to take place at Buxton Methodist Church on Tuesday 9th April 2024 at 12 noon. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Helen for ZINK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations

ELLIOTT Gay

On 9th March 2024, Gay of Buxton passed away peacefully, aged 85 years. Beloved wife of Norman. She will be greatly missed by all her family, friends and neighbors. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Monday 8th April 2024 at 2:45pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Gay for British Heart Foundation may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations

PERRITON Nigel

On 8th March 2024, Nigel of Cherry Tree Nursing Home, Chesterfield passed away peacefully, aged 60 years. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 3rd April 2024 at 2:45pm. Donations in memory of Nigel for Dementia UK may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 or made online at www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations.

HEYWOOD Alice

Nee Philips On 7th March 2024, Alice of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Pavilion Care home, aged 86 years. Beloved wife of Paul and the late Lawrence, loving mother of Graham, Sandra, Paul and Alison, mother-in-law of Toni, James, Ruth and Paul, a cherished grandma of Elliott, Tom, Hattie, Tilda, Lois and Sam. Great grandma to Oscar, Gracie and Billie. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at St. Mary’s Church, Buxton on Tuesday 2nd April, at 1:30pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Alice for Blythe House Hospice may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 or made online www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations

BOULD John

On 7th March 2024, John of Buxton passed away peacefully at The Cavendish Hospital, aged 82 years. Beloved husband of Carol, loving father of Anna and Hayley, a much loved father in law of Shea and Nadia, a cherished grandad of Matthew and Ian, and a dear brother of Peter and Jean. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. A service of thanksgiving will take place at St. Mary’s Church, Buxton on Wednesday 27th March, 2024 at 11:30am. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of John for Blythe House Hospice or Brain Tumour Trust may be sent to: R.W. Percival, Belfield House, Heath Street, Buxton, SK17 6LT. Tel: 01298 23056 or made online at www.percivalfunerals.co.uk/donations

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Testimonials

What our families say

“Thank you to all the staff at R.W. Percival for the excellent service you have provided for myself and family at this very sad time.”
Elaine Johnston

Testimonials

What our families say

“Thank you to all the staff at R.W. Percival for the excellent service you have provided for myself and family at this very sad time.”
Elaine Johnston