Kevin Lownds Funeral Services

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At Kevin Lownds Funeral Services, we are a family owned and run funeral directors who pride ourselves on the service we provide. Looking after your loved one’s last wishes is as important to us as it is to you. Our caring, personal approach will put you at ease. We’ll take care of the entire arrangements giving family and friends the peace of mind needed at such a sensitive time. We take time to get to know you and provide support to anyone who walks through the door.

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Raymond Peter Walsh (Ray)

'Grief is the last act of love we have to give to those we loved. Where there is deep grief, there was great love.'
Date passed: 22nd of June 2020
Peacefully at rest on Monday 22nd June, 2020 at his home surrounded by and knowing he was loved by his devoted family, Ray aged 87 years of Knutton, now reunited with his beloved wife Joan, a dearly loved and treasured dad of Julie, Jane and Andrew, a loving father-in-law of John, Winston and Julie, a dear …

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Peter McColl

'It's hard to forget someone who gave you so much to remember.'
Date passed: 13th of June 2020
Peacefully at rest on Saturday June 13th, 2020, Peter aged 93 years of Hartshill, a devoted husband of the late Julia and Monica, a treasured friend of Renee, a loving dad of Rosemary, Ian, Lawrence, Ann, Stuart and Debra. A cherished father-in-law to Keith, Tony, Denise, Sarah and the late Margaret. Also a much loved grandad and great …

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Lillian Barbara Gennery

'The life given to us by nature is short, but the memory of a life well spent is eternal.'
Date passed: 19th of May 2020
 Former Cub Leader 74th Silverdale Scout Group Peacefully at rest on Tuesday 19th May, 2020 at the Royal Stoke University Hospital, Lillian aged 90 years of Silverdale, wife of the late Donald, also a dearly loved and treasured Mum, Sister, Auntie and friend. Lillian, who was Vice President and Cub Leader at the 74th Silverdale Scouts, was …

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Walter Edward Rawlins (Wat)

'We love them. We miss them. We grieve them. And so, we live our lives to make them proud.'
Date passed: 29th of May 2020
Peacefully at rest on Friday 29th May 2020 at RSUH, Walter aged 85 years of Newcastle, the dearly loved and loving husband of Hilda, a much loved dad of Wayne and Karen, a loving grandad of Craig, Andrew, Lisa, Lucy, Matthew, Penny, Daniel and Jackson, also a treasured great grandad. A kind hearted, loving, gentle …

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Sylvia Jane Tideswell

"The loss is immeasurable but so is the love left behind."
Date passed: 25th of May 2020
Peacefully at rest on Monday 25th May 2020 at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, Sylvia aged 60 years of Oakhill, now reunited with her beloved husband Robert, the dearly loved and loving mum of Kerry, Sarah and Martyn, a much loved and treasured nan of Christopher, Jake and Jordan, a loving daughter of June and the late Gordon …

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Keith Michael Jones

'Memories are precious, they don't go away, we think of you always and not just today'
Date passed: 30th of April 2020
“Shine on you crazy diamond” Suddenly on Thursday 30th April 2020, Keith aged 52 years of Silverdale The dearly loved and loving husband of Sharon, the much loved and treasured dad of Adam and Brooke, a loving son of Ann and the late Keith, a dear brother of Lee, a dearly loved brother in law …

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Carol Kathleen Turner (NEE Allen)

Nothing on earth will ever replace the sound of your voice or the smile on your face.
Date passed: 3rd of May 2020
Passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday 3rd May 2020 knowing that she was loved deeply. Carol aged 87 years of Burslem, the dearly loved and loving wife and soulmate of Brian, the much loved and most precious mum of Geoffrey, Susan and Jayne, a devoted and treasured nan …

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Jo Kimberley Breed

Sad are the hearts that love you, silent the tears that fall.
Date passed: 1st of May 2020
Of your charity please pray for the repose of the soul of Jo, who passed away suddenly on Friday 1st May 2020 at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, fortified with the rites of the Holy Church on whose soul sweet Jesus have mercy. Jo of Hartshill was only 31 years old, the dearly loved and …

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Eileen Betty Webb

We love you so much, you have left behind broken hearts, but you will never leave us as you live on in us all.
Date passed: 30th of April 2020
At rest on Thursday 30th April 2020, at Heyfields Nursing Home Tittensor, Betty aged 86 years formerly of Clayton, much loved and devoted wife of Ken, dearly loved and cherished mum of Sue and Julie and a loving nan to Jenny. Betty loved her family with a passion and will be sadly missed but fondly remembered …

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Raymond Taylor

Death is nothing at all, I have only slipped away into another room. Whatever we were to each other we shall remain.
Date passed: 29th of April 2020
At rest on 29th April 2020 at his home, Broadmeadow Court Residential Care Home, Ray aged 81 years, formerly of Clayton will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by his loving family and all who knew him. Due to current circumstances a private funeral service will take place at Bradwell Crematorium. May Ray rest in peace.

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​When someone close to you dies, having to arrange their funeral will probably be one of the most difficult challenges you have to face in life. We’re here for you in your time of need day or night. We are available 24 hours a day, every day of the year offering a personal service to the families of Newcastle-under-Lyme and Stoke-on-Trent.