Obituaries

Every Cliff Bradley & Sons funeral arrangement has its own personal obituary created. We can help you prepare and issue a funeral announcement. It should include the name of your loved one, funeral service date, time and location. See our current obituaries below.

Michael John Spittlehouse

Peacefully at home on Thursday 31st August 2017 aged 84 years. Son of the late Nellie & George. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough on Friday 29th September at 12.30pm followed by interment. Flowers will be received. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Jenny Wren

Peacefully on Friday 8th September 2017 at Bassetlaw Hospice, Retford aged 82 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late Jack. Much loved mum to Helen and the late Philip. A special grandma & great grandma. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Church, South Leverton on Thursday 28th September at 10.30am followed by private committal. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA 01427 810619

Pat Phillips

Suddenly but peacefully on Sunday 10th September 2017 at Lincoln County Hospital aged 72 years. Dearly beloved wife of Pete. Much loved mum of Nicola & Liam, Peter & Donna and Anna & Andy. A devoted nan & great nan. A dear sister & friend to many. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough on Wednesday 27th September at 11.00am followed by interment. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to the Intensive Care Unit, Lincoln County Hospital, cheques made payable to Cliff Bradley & Sons Donation Account may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Charles Ernest Houltby

Peacefully on Thursday 7th September 2017 at Leicester General Infirmary aged 83 years. Dearly loved partner of Gladys. Much loved brother of Nina. A dear uncle and friend. Son of the late Alice & Cyril. Funeral service will take place at All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough on Wednesday 20th September at 1.30pm followed by interment. Flowers will be received. Donations if so desired to the Renal Unit, Leicester General Hospital may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Wilfred 'Wilf' Owen

Peacefully at home with his loved ones by his side on Friday 8th September 2017 aged 63 years. Dearly beloved husband of Ann. Much loved dad of Chellie & Emma and a dear father in law to Leon & Ian. A special grandad to Molly & Harry. A loving brother & brother in law. Friend to many. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Friday 22nd September at 10.00am Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to St. Barnabas Hospice & Marie Curie Cancer Care may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Jean Hepton

Peacefully slipped away on Wednesday 30th August 2017 at Bassetlaw General Hospital aged 84 years. Loved and loving mum, mother-in-law and granny of Peter & Alison, Tansy & Pete, Rupert, Rachel, Lawrence and Will. Private family committal will be followed by a memorial service at All Saints’ Parish Church, Beckingham, Nottinghamshire on Friday 29th September at 2.30pm. Family flowers only please. Donations, if so desired, to the Royal Air Forces Association (RAFA) may be given on the day or sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Dorothy 'Dot' Taylor

Peacefully on Friday 25th August 2017 at Foxby Court Care Home aged 91 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late Clifford. Much loved mum of Ray & Ann, Neil & Marie, Colin & Kaz and Ian & Hannah. A special grandma & great grandma. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Thursday 5th October at 12.00noon Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to the West Lindsey Dementia Support Group may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Elsie Porter

Peacefully at South Moor Lodge, Walkeringham on Sunday 3rd September 2017 aged 96 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late Len Marsh & Fred Porter. Much loved mum of Chris and the late Ken & John. A dear mother-in-law, grandmother & great-grandmother. Funeral service will take place at St. Mary Magdalene Church, Walkeringham, on Monday 18th September at 10.00am followed by committal at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe. Please wear something colourful. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Cancer Research UK maybe be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors, 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

James 'Jim' Marshall

Suddenly but peacefully on Wednesday 30th August 2017 at Pilgrim Hospital, Boston aged 74 years. Dearly beloved husband of the late Joy. Much loved dad to Shona & Scott. A dear father in law to Paul. A dear brother to Mary & Wilma. Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Thursday 14th September at 11.20am Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired to St. Barnabas Hospice may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Brian Timbrell

Promoted to glory on Wednesday 23rd August 2017 at home aged 75 years. Dearly beloved husband to Beryl. Much loved father & father in law to Louise & Dean and Emma & David. A special grandad to Ryan & Hannah. A dear brother & friend to many. Funeral service will take place at Gainsborough Salvation Army Citadel on Tuesday 12th September at 11.30am followed by committal at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe. Mourning attire optional Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to St. Barnabas Hospice or the Salvation Army Food Bank, cheques made payable to Cliff Bradley & Sons Donation Account, may be sent to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

Kenneth Hope Strang

Funeral service will take place at Woodlands Crematorium, Scunthorpe on Friday 15th September at 12noon. Family flowers only. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

John Hames

Peacefully in his sleep at home on Monday 14th August 2017 aged 69 years. Dearly beloved husband to Liz. Loving father to Ali & JD. Grandfather, brother, nephew, uncle and friend to many. Funeral service will take place at Lincoln Crematorium on Friday 8th September at 11.10am. Enquiries to Cliff Bradley & Sons Funeral Directors 41 Heaton Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, DN21 2EA. 01427 810619

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