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  • 10 July 2015

    Illingworth (nee Horan)
    Cynthia of Normanton and formerly of Sharlston aged 72 years died unexpectedly and suddenly in hospital following a long illness on Tuesday 23rd June. The beloved wife of Tom Illingworth and a dearly loved mum, mother-in-law, nana, sister, sister-in-law. aunt and friend. The funeral service and cremation for Cynthia will be held at Pontefract Crematorium on Friday 10th July at 1.20pm. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for Research in C.O.P.D may be left in the donation box situated outside the crematorium exit doors. All enquiries please to Robert Burgess 894017,

    United with the one's she loved.

     

  • 07 July 2015

    Elliott
    Brenda Eileen formerly of Fairfax Avenue North Featherstone aged 89 years died peacefully in hospital on Saturday 20th June 2015. The beloved wife of the late Jim Elliott devoted and loving mam of Jennifer and Michael (Mick) and a dearly loved mother-in-law a cherished grandma and great grandma and a very dear sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend. The funeral service for Brenda will be held at All Saints Church North Featherstone on Tuesday 7th July at 11.15am prior to cremation at Pontefract Crematorium. Family flowers only please donations in leiu for the Alzheimer's Association may be left in the donation box at the back of church. All enquiries please to R. J. Burgess Funeral Directors 01924 894017.

  • 03 July 2015

    Lister
    Dennis of Normanton aged 82 years passed away in the Prince of Wakes Hospice with his loving family by his side on Friday 19th June. The beloved husband of Winnie dearly loved dad of Janis, Jean and Gary loving grandad to ten and cherished great grandad to 9 and a much loved brother, brother-in-law, uncle and good friend to many. The funeral service and cremation for Dennis will be held at Pontefract Crematorium next Friday 3rd July at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for the Prince of Wales Hospice may be left in the donation box as you leave the crematorium. All enquiries please to Robert Burgess 8940127.  

     

  • 26 June 2015

    Drewitt
    Marjory of Featherstone aged 72 years died peacefully in the Wakefield Hospice on Friday 5th June 2015. The beloved wife of Alan, devoted and loving mum of Jean and Gail, cherished grandma to Faith, Leon and Grace and a very good friend to so many people. The funeral service  for Madge will be held at St Giles Church Pontefract on Friday 26th June at 10.00am prior to private family only cremation. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for the Wakefield Hospice may be left in the donation box situated at the back of church. Following the service everyone is invited to join the family for refreshments at the White House Featherstone. All enquiries please to R. J. Burgess Funeral Directors 01924 894017.

     

  • 24 June 2015

    Rummings
    Sid of Altofts aged 91 years passed away peacefully in Chestnuts Nursing Home on Wednesday 10th June. The beloved husband of the late Margaret , and a dear uncle of Linda, Maureen, Astrid and Dave. The funeral service and cremation for Sid will be held at Pontefract Crematorium on Wednesday 24th June at 10.00 am. Family flowers please donations in lieu for Alzheimer's Society may be left in the donation box outside the crematorium. All enquiries Robert Burgess 894017

     

  • 09 July 2015

    Westerman
    Ken of Snydale aged 89 years passed way peacefully in Newfield Lodge Care home with his loving family ay his side on Sunday 21st June. The beloved husband of the late Margaret, dearly loved dad, father-in-law, grandad, great grandad and a very dear brother, brother-in-law, uncle and friend. The funeral service for Ken will be held at Normanton Baptist Church on Thursday 9th July at 11.15am followed by burial in Normanton Upper Cemetery. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for Alzheimer's Society may be left in the donation box at the back of church. All enquiries please to Robert Burgess 894017

     

  • 07 July 2015

    Stead (nee Slater)
    Betty of Normanton aged 89 years died in hospital on Saturday 20th June. The beloved wife of Arthur and the late Maurice Slater, dearly loved mum of , Elizabeth, Patricia, Robert and Michael, dear mother-in-law, cherished grandma and great grandma The funeral service for Betty will be held at Normanton Methodist Church next Friday 3rd July at 12.00pm followed by cremation at Pontefract Crematorium. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for Normanton Methodist Church may be left on the plate in church. All enquiries please to Robert Burgess 894017. 

     

  • 02 July 2015

    Winterburn
    Alfred (Alfie) of Nevison aged 78 years died peacefully at home with his loving family at his side on Saturday 20th June 2015. The beloved husband of Maureen, much loved dad of Ian dear father-in-law of Beverley, cherished grandad of Ryan and his partner Elle, dearly loved brother of Christine and Doriel, a dear uncle  and a very good friend to so many people. The funeral service for Alfie will be held at St Giles Church Pontefract on Thursday 2nd July at 11.45am followed by burial in Pontefract Cemetery. Flowers or donations in lieu for The Yorkshire Cancer Centre may be left in the donation box at the back of church.All enquiries please to R. J. Burgess Funeral Directors 01924 894017.    

     

  • 25 June 2015

    Watson
    Nellie of Normanton aged 95 years died peacefully at home on Saturday 6th June. The beloved wife of the late Vic devoted and loving mum of Philip and his wife Debra and cherished and loved grandma of Emily. Nellie will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. The funeral service will be held at Normanton Parish Church on Thursday 25th June at 11.30am prior to private cremation. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for Marie Curie Cancer Care may be left in the donation box at the back of church. All enquiries please to Robert Burgess 894017.

     

  • 22 June 2015

    Johnson
    Sheila Of Normanton aged 82 years died peacefully in hospital on Thursday 4th June
    The Beloved wife of the late Fred, devoted and loving mam of Alan, Julie and Philip and a dearly loved mother in law, Nana, great nana, great great nana and a very good friend to so many people. The funeral service and cremation for Sheila will be held at Lawnswood Crematorium on Monday 22nd June at 12.20 pm. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for Cancer Research may be left in the donation box outside the crematorium exit doors. All enquires Robert Burgess 894017