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Karen Harvey

“There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever you are, you will always be in my heart”. Mahatma Gandhi

Peacefully at rest  on Monday 20th January 2020 at her home and surrounded by her loving and devoted family, after a short illness fought with great courage and dignity, Karen aged 62 years of Trent vale, the dearly loved and loving wife of Bill, the much loved and treasured mum of Clare and Charlotte, a loving mother in law of Paul and Mark, a cherished and loving nanny of Samantha, Andrea, Bethany, William, Summer, Darcie and Connie, a loving great nanny to Pippa, a dearly loved sister of Lorraine, Michael, Liz and the late Andrew, a dear sister in law of Steve and Ian also a much loved auntie, and niece of Maureen.

Karen loved walking their dogs with Bill, and going on cruises and holidays, the favourite place she visited was Casablanca, she will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all her loving family and many friends.

Funeral service to take place at Our Lady of the Angels and Saint Peter in Chains, Stoke, ST4 7LT on Monday 3rd February 2020 at 12.45pm prior to cremation at Bradwell Crematorium.

The family have requested that everyone please wear bright colours to celebrate Karen’s life.

Family flowers only please, donations would be preferred in memory of Karen to The Douglas MacMillan Hospice.

For any further enquiries please call Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 20th January 2020

Funeral Date: 3rd February 2020

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Donna Marie Foster

‘A beautiful person is one who has a pure heart, who cherishes the values of simplicity, generosity, truth, patience and compassion.’

At rest on Saturday 11th January 2020, at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, Donna aged 49 years, a beautiful person, will be remembered with affection by all her loved ones and her many friends. Funeral service to take place on Wednesday 5th February at Bradwell Crematorium at 10:00am, will relatives please accept this the only intimation would friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium.  Flowers welcome.

For any further information please call Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777

Date Passed: 11th January 2020

Funeral Date: 5th February 2020

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Nicola Ashdown

“Great soul serves everyone all the time. A great soul never dies. It brings us together again and again” Maya Angelou.

Peacefully at rest on Wednesday 8th January 2020 at The Douglas MacMillan Hospice surrounded by her loving and devoted family, Nicola aged 41 years of Eaton Park, the dearly loved  treasured and wonderful mum of Joshua, Maisie and Erin, the much loved and precious daughter of Linda and Robin.

Nicola was a beautiful person, inside and out, she touched the hearts of so many by her caring, skilful, professional and empathetic manner in her job and her wonderful bright, happy, helpful and caring nature shown to all, around her. This world has lost something rare and priceless. Nicola will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all her loving family and many, many friends.

Funeral service to take place at Carmountside Crematorium on Monday 27th January 2020 at 3.30pm.

The family have requested that everyone please wear bright colours to reflect and celebrate Nicola’s life.

Family flowers only please, donations would be preferred in memory of Nicola to The Douglas MacMillan Hospice, Cancer Research UK and for the Bereavement Room on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Royal Stoke University Hospital.

For any further enquiries please call Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 8th January 2020

Funeral Date: 27th January 2020

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John Allen Whinray

‘Don’t cry for me, I’m not gone. My soul is at rest, my heart lives on’.

Peacefully at rest on Friday 27th December 2019 in the presence and loving care of his family and the staff at The Heyfields Nursing Home, Tittensor, John aged 86 years formerly of Barlaston, the dearly loved and respected dad of Sean and Lorraine, also a loving father in law of Clio and Kevin.

John will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all his loving family and many friends. Funeral service to take place at Stafford Crematorium on Tuesday 21st January 2020 at 1.30pm.

Family flowers only please, donations would be preferred in memory of John to Dementia UK.
For any further information please contact Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 27th December 2019

Funeral Date: 21st January 2020

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Mike Heelis

” Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.” Robert Louis Stevenson

Suddenly at home on Wednesday 25th December 2019, Mike aged 57 years of Newcastle, the much loved dad of Sam and Imogen, dear son of Rita and the late Dennis, also brother of Graham and Gillian. Mike will be sadly missed by family, friends and colleagues.

Funeral service to be held at Bradwell Crematorium on Monday 10th February 2020 at 2pm.

Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Mike would be gratefully accepted to The British Heart Foundation and Midlands Air Ambulance.

For any further enquiries please contact Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 25th December 2019

Funeral Date: 10th February 2020

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Mick Harrison (Cyril)

“A daily thought a silent tear a constant wish that you were here.”

Peacefully at rest on Sunday 22nd December 2019 at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, Mick aged 92 years of Leek and formerly Endon, now reunited with his beloved wife Sheila, a dearly loved and loving dad, grandad and great grandad. Mick will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all his loving family and friends.

Funeral service and cremation to take place at Bradwell Crematorium on Wednesday 15th January 2020 at 1.20pm.

For any further information please call, Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777

Date Passed: 19th December 2019

Funeral Date: 14th January 2020

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Doreen Green

“Our memories build a special bridge and bring us peace of mind.”

(Dee)

Peacefully at rest on Thursday 19th December, 2019 in the loving care of the staff at Alison House Residential Care Home, Dee aged 92 years of Chesterton, now reunited with her beloved husbands Ken Walklate and Ken Green, the dearly loved and loving mum of Martin and Anna, a much loved and devoted nan to Scott and Steve, dearly loved by Paul, Linda and family, also a much loved sister in law and auntie. Dee will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all her loving family and friends.

Funeral service to take place at Holy Trinity Church, Chesterton on Tuesday 14th January, 2020 at 12.30pm prior to cremation at Bradwell Crematorium.

Flowers or if preferred donations in memory of Dee to Alison House Residential Comfort Fund.

For any further information please call Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 19th December 2019

Funeral Date: 14th January 2020

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George Frederick Goodband

‘Don’t cry for me, I’m not gone. My soul is at rest, my heart lives on’.

(Fred)

Peacefully at rest on Saturday 14th December 2019 at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, Fred aged 89 years of Fenton, now reunited with his late wife Hilda. Fred will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all his loving family and many friends.

Funeral service and cremation to take place at Carmountside Crematorium on

Thursday 2nd January 2020 at 1.30pm.

Flowers welcome.

For any further information please call Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777

Date Passed: 14th December 2019

Funeral Date: 2nd January 2020

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Raymond Morris (Ray)

“You can shed tears that he is gone, or you can smile because he lived”.

Ray aged 79 years of Clayton, the dearly loved and loving husband of Pam, the much loved and treasured dad of Sandra, Mark and Nigel, a dear father in law of Michael, also a dearly loved and cherished grandad to Madison, Mason, Evie and Sienna-Rae. Ray will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all his loving family and friends.
Funeral service and cremation to take place at Bradwell Crematorium on Friday 13th December 2019 at 1.20pm.
Family flowers only please, donations would be preferred in memory of Ray to The British Heart Foundation.
For any further information, please call our funeral home on 01782 914777

Date Passed: 27th November 2019

Funeral Date: 13th December 2019

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Maisie Corden

“Wherever a beautiful soul has been, there is a trail of beautiful memories”.

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Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday 26th November 2019, surrounded by her devoted children, Maisie aged 84 years of Bucknall, reunited with her beloved husband Roland.

She will be missed so much by her loving children, Ian, Bev and Mandy, their partners and her grand children and great grand children who all treasured her.

Maisie will be forever in their hearts and deeply missed by all her loving family and friends.

Funeral Service to take place at Carmountside Crematorium Chapel, on Monday 9th December 2019 at 11.30 am, followed by interment at Carmountside Lawn Cemetery.

Family flowers only please, donations would be preferred in memory of Maisie to The Douglas MacMillan Hospice.

For any further enquiries please contact our funeral home on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 26th November 2019

Funeral Date: 9th December 2019

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Joseph Barnes

Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow’

Peacefully at rest on Friday 22nd November 2019 at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, Joseph aged 85 years of Porthill, a dearly loved and loving husband of Yvette, now reunited, a cherished and devoted father to Lisa, a much loved father in law to Andy, a treasured grandfather  to Jake, Kurt and Cain, a wonderful great grandfather to Miaya and Albie, a much loved brother, brother in law and friend.

Joseph will be remembered fondly, but greatly missed by all his loving family and many friends.

Funeral service to take place at Bradwell Crematorium on Monday 2nd December at 2.00pm, will relatives accept this the only intimation and would friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium.

Family flowers only please, donations would be preferred in memory of Joseph to Dementia UK.

For any further information, please contact Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 22nd November 2019

Funeral Date: 2nd December2019

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Colin Stephen White

‘Unable are the loved to die, for love is immortality’

(Former Headteacher of Science at Brownhills Academy)

Peacefully at rest on Monday 18th November 2019 at his home, in the presence and loving care of his wife, Colin aged 68 years of Hartshill, the dearly loved and loving Husband of Geraldine, the much loved and respected dad of Andrew, Peter and Jake, a loving grandad of Lily, also a dearly loved brother and brother in law. Colin will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all his loving family and many friends.

Funeral service  to take place at Bradwell Crematorium on Thursday 28th November 2019 at 12.00 noon.

Family flowers only please, donations would be preferred in memory of Colin to The Douglas MacMillan Hospice.

For any further information, please contact Kevin Lownds Funeral Services on 01782 914777.

Date Passed: 18th November 2019

Funeral Date: 28th November 2019

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