Funeral Announcements

Gerald TWOMEY

Gerald John Thomas Twomey passed away at St John’s Hospice, Moggerhanger on 28th November 2019, aged 64 years. Loving partner to Maureen, cherished dad to Sam, Jason, Carla and Laura and step dad to Stephen and Lisa. A proud grandad and great-grandad. Gerald’s funeral ceremony will take place at the Eatons Centre, Eaton Socon on Friday 20th December at 12noon, followed by burial at St Neots Lawn Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in Gerald’s memory can be made payable to Sue Ryder, St John’s Hospice and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

James WAKENELL

James Henry Wakenell ‘Jim’ passed away on 30th November 2019, aged 88 years. Beloved husband to Angela, adored dad to Maria, Tina and Laura. Loving grandad to his six grandchildren. Jim’s Memorial Service will take place at St James’ Church, Little Paxton on Tuesday 17th December at 3.30pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in Jim’s memory can be made payable to The Salvation Army and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

John CRESSWELL

John Ernest Cresswell passed away at home on 25th November 2019, aged 86 years. Loving husband to Barbara and loving dad to Jane and the late Neil. John’s funeral ceremony will take place at Gate Lodge on Tuesday 17th December at 11am. Family flowers only please. Donations in John’s memory can be made payable to Dementia UK and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

Joan MILES

Joan Miles of Brampton passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on 28th November 2019, aged 62 years. A much loved wife to Kevin, cherished mum to Hayden, Lee, Jack and Sam and adored nan to Ellie, Adalee, Finley and Francesca. Joan will be sadly missed by all who loved and knew her. Joan’s funeral service takes place at St Hugh’s Church, Buckden on Friday 13th December at 10.00am, followed by committal at 12.00 noon at Cambridge Crematorium, West Chapel. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, can be made payable to Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, 10-10a Princes Street, Huntingdon PE29 3PA. Tel (01480) 412938

Hazel HOWE

Hazel Howe passed away peacefully at home on 24th November 2019, aged 80 years. Loving Mum to Carol and Richard. A proud Nan and great-nan. Hazel’s funeral ceremony will take place at Gate Lodge on Friday 6th December at 1pm. Flowers are welcome, or donations if preferred can be made payable to Arthur Rank Hospice Charity and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001

Brian ROCHFORD

Brian Rochford sadly passed away on 29th November 2019, aged 75 years. Beloved dad to Stephen, Jacqueline, Lianne and Kaylea. Brian’s funeral ceremony takes place in the west chapel at Cambridge Crematorium on Thursday 12th December at 1.00pm. No flowers by request. Donations for Sue Ryder St John’s Hospice, or Hunts Community Cancer Network (HCCN) may be sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

John ALLINGHAM

John Alfred Allingham passed away on 9th November 2019, aged 92 years. John’s funeral service has taken place. Donations in John’s memory can be made payable to The British Heart Foundation or St James’ Church, Little Paxton and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

Peggy NEWPORT

Peggy Newport passed away suddenly on 17th  November 2019, aged 72 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Brian, devoted mother to Tracy, Wendy and Martin. A dear mother-in-law to Paul, Gary and Vickie.  A cherished nan to Jay, Ben, Lily-Mae, Thomas, Sarah and Simon. Peggy will be sadly missed by her family and all who knew her.  Peggy’s funeral service has taken place. Donations in Peggy’s memory can be made payable to Parkinson’s UK and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, 10-10A Princes Street, Huntingdon PE29 3PA. Tel (01480) 412938.

Michael KING

Michael John King ‘Mick’ passed away on 14th November 2019, aged 77 years. A devoted husband, loving dad, grandad and great grandad. Mick’s funeral ceremony has taken place. Donations in Mick’s memory can be made payable to Macmillan Cancer Support and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

Robin Michael HENSON

Robin Michael Henson of Greenfields, St Ives, called to a higher life on 9th November 2019, aged 74 years.  Beloved husband of Pat, much loved and respected father to Richard, father-in-law to Korleki and a loving grandad to Allen, Sam, Carlo, Rocco and baby Robyn.  Loved and respected uncle/dad to Alan and loving brother of Bernice.  Robin’s funeral service takes place at Cambridge Crematorium, East Chapel on Thursday 28th November at 2.30pm.  Please wear bright colours.  Family flowers only please.  Donations, if desired, can be made payable to The British Polio Fellowship and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, 10-10A Princes Street, Huntingdon, PE29 3PA.  Tel (01480) 412938.