Announcements 2017-09-17T10:04:23+00:00

Announcements



JEPSON, Colin

Jepson
Colin of Altofts passed away peacefully in Earls Lodge Care Home on Tuesday 5th June 2018 aged 80 years. Devoted husband of Marion and a good friend to many. The funeral service for Colin will be held at St Mary's Church, Altofts on Wednesday 27th June at 1.45pm prior to interment at Altofts Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu for Cancer research may be left in the donation box at the back of church. All enquiries to Robert Burgess 804917


SIMS, Alice

Sims Alice of Castleford and formerly of Normanton aged 87 years died peacefully in hospital on Monday 4th June. The beloved wife of the late Harold Stockton and Geoff Sims, devoted and loving mum of Peter, Barry and the late Paul and Geoff Stockton, dear mother-in-law of Lesley, Helen, Jan and Jacqueline and a dearly loved grandma, great grandma, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend. A commital service will be held at Pontefract Crematorium on Wednesday 20th June at 11.00 am followed by a Service of Thanksgiving at Rothwell Baptist Church, Wood Lane, Rothwell, Leeds, LS26 0PG at 12.15pm. Following this service refreshments will be served in the church rooms. Family flowers only please donation in lieu for The Yorkshire Air Ambulance may be left on the plates at the back of Church. All enquiries to R J Burgess Funeral Directors 01924 894017.


COOPER, John

Cooper John of Altofts (former milkman) aged 91 years died peacefully sleeping on Sunday 3rd June in The Beeches Nursing Home Castleford. The beloved husband of the late Doreen, devoted and loving dad of Jill and Helen, cherished and much loved grandad of Shona, Stacey, Kerry and Hannah, dear father-in-law to Paul and very dear brother to Betty. John will be remembered with love and affection by all his loving family and friends. The service and cremation will be held at Pontefract Crematorium on Monday 18th June at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please donations in lieu for Parkinson's UK may be left in the donation box outside the crematorium exit doors. Following the service everyone is invited to join the family for refreshments at King's Croft Hotel Pontefract. All enquiries to Robert Burgess 894017.


FRANCE, Maureen

France
Maureen of Kirkthorpe passed away peacefully in hospital surrounded by her loving family on Friday 11th May aged 70 years. A devoted and much loved mum, grandma, sister, sister-in-law, auntie and good friend to so many people. Maureen will be sadly missed by all her loving family and friends. The funeral service will be held at Wakefield Crematorium on Friday 15th June at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu for Macmillan Nurses may be left in the donation box outside the crematorium exit doors. All enquiries to Robert Burgess 894017.


RANDLES, Brian

Randles
Brian of Castleford passed away peacefully in The Old Vicarage Care Home, Featherstone surrounded by his loving family on Thursday 24th May aged 73 years. Beloved husband of Susan, cherished dad of Nicola, Charlotte and Katie, cherished son of Brenda and the late Len and a much loved grandad, great grandad, brother, uncle and friend to so many. Brian will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. The funeral service will be held at Pontefract Crematorium on Tuesday 12th June at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu for Stroke association and Prince of Wales Hospice may be left in the donation box outside the crematorium exit doors. All enquiries to R J Burgess Funeral Directors 01924 894017.


SPARKES, Paul Anthony

Sparkes
Paul of Normanton died suddenly whilst on holiday on Tuesday 15th May. The dearly loved partner of Janet, devoted and loving dad of David, Karen and Jayne a cherished grandad and very dear father-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and friend. The funeral service and interment for Paul will be held at Normanton Parish Church on Monday 11th June at 1.30 pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu for The British Heart Foundation may be left in the donation box as you leave church. Following the service refreshments will be served at The Normanton Conservative Club. All enquiries to Robert Burgess 894017.