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.

Kevin & Sue standing in front of their funeral premises in Stoke

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Bernadette Ford (Bernie)

"As long as there is love and memories, there is no true loss."
Date passed: 18th of February 2021
Peacefully at rest on Thursday 18th February 2021 at the Douglas MacMillan Hospice, Bernie aged 71 years of Waterhayes, the dearly loved and loving partner of Nigel, the much loved and treasured mum of Martin, Paul and Michael, a dear mother in law of Joanne also a dearly loved and cherished nan to Immy and …

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Ann Dunn

"Be the things you loved the most about the people who are gone."
Date passed: 21st of February 2021
Peacefully at rest on Sunday 21st February 2021 at the Royal Stoke University Hospital, Ann aged 68 years of Adlington House, Wolstanton, formerly of Denby Dale and a Maths Teacher at Holmfirth High School, beloved sister of Michael and Sylvia, a dear sister in law of Christine and Graham, loving aunt to Kathleen, Emma, James and Phillip, …

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Owen Flynn

"When you lose someone you love, you gain an angel you know"
Date passed: 29th of January 2021
Funeral date: 24th of February 2021
At rest on 29th January 2021 at the Royal Stoke University Hospital, Owen aged 88 years of Madeley who was a spritely man, who was still driving and always made sure to do his press ups, will be sadly missed by his loving family and friends. Due to the current restriction a private funeral service …

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Nadia Tara OAKLEY

"When you need her touch and loving gaze, gone but not forgotten is the perfect phrase."
Date passed: 9th of February 2021
Funeral date: 2nd of March 2021
“When you need her touch and loving gaze, gone but not forgotten is the perfect phrase.” At rest on Tuesday 9th February 2021 at her home and surrounded by her loving and devoted family, Nadia, aged 39 years of Basford, the dearly loved and loving wife of Paul, the much loved and cherished mummy of Tara …

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Grace Besong-Ayuk

"Wherever a beautiful soul has been, there is a trail of beautiful memories."
Date passed: 9th of January 2021
At rest on the 9th January 2021, at home after a courageous battle fought with great strength and dignity, Grace, aged 51 years of Blurton, a loving wife, a dearly loved and loving mother, daughter, sister and a much loved and treasured friend. Grace was a beautiful person, inside and out, she touched the hearts …

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Glenn Riley

"My soul is painted like the wings of butterflies. Fairy tales of yesterday will grow but never die. I can fly, my friends. The show must go on!"
Date passed: 18th of January 2021
At rest on  18th January 2021 at the Royal Stoke University Hospital, Glenn, aged 48 years of Newcastle, the dearly loved and loving son of the late Marjorie and Ronald Riley and a much loved and treasured brother of  Pauline and Shirley. Glenn was a kind man of many hobbies: gaming, bird watching, fixing TV’s, …

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Joan Hall France

"A truly patch-worked life held together by the thread of kindness."
Date passed: 9th of January 2021
At rest on 9th January 2021 at the Royal Stoke University Hospital, Joan, aged 73 years of Meir Heath, the dearly loved and loving wife of Chris and a much loved and treasured mum of Steven and Caroline. Joan, was very happy to make new friends in Stoke. She was a people person. Her love …

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Ian Parkinson

"The loss is immeasurable but so is the love left behind."
Date passed: 15th of January 2021
At rest on Friday 15th January 2021 at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, Ian aged 52 years of The Westlands a treasured and much loved  husband of Michelle, adored dad of Tilly and loving brother and brother in law. Ian was an avid Manchester United supporter, and loved attending the matches with his daughter Tilly. …

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Roy Edward Nicklin

"When a great man dies, for years beyond our ken, the light he leaves behind him lies upon the paths of men."
Date passed: 8th of January 2021
Peacefully at rest on Friday 8th January 2021 at the Royal Stoke University Hospital, Roy aged 87 years of Madeley, the dearly loved and loving husband of Doreen, the much loved and treasured dad of Lynn, Karen and Claire, a dear father in law of Mark, Darren and Enzo, a dearly loved and cherished grandad …

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Joan Kirkham

"Those we love and lose are always connected by heartstrings into infinity."
Date passed: 3rd of January 2021
At rest on Sunday 3rd January 2021 at Springbank Nursing Home, Joan, aged 82 years of Halmerend, the dearly loved and loving wife of the late Harry, a much loved and treasured mum of Paul, Sharon and Carl, a dear mother in law of Rachel, a dearly loved and cherished grandma of Brandon, Ellie, Stephen, …

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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.