Funeral announcements

Phyllis HERON

Phyllis Heron (Phyl). Passed away peacefully on 12th September 2021 at Paxton Hall Care Home, Little Paxton, aged 99 years. Mother to Valerie and Mother-In-Law to Roger. Much loved Nan to Nicola and Eve and Great Nan to Rupert, Maisie, Barnaby and Grace. The funeral service will take place at Cambridge Crematorium, West Chapel on Tuesday 28th September at 11am. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Phyllis 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.

Sydney GIBSON

Sydney GIBSON of Stukeley Meadows, Huntingdon passed away peacefully at Hinchingbrooke Hospital on 1st September 2021, aged 84 years. Beloved husband to Christine, dearly loved father to Michael, Lesley, Anita and Jill. Grandfather to 9 and great grandfather to 11. He will be remembered with much love, and sadly missed by all his family and friends. For those who wish to pay their respects, Sydney’s funeral service will take place at Cambridge Crematorium on Tuesday 14th September at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations to Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis may be made via sydneygibson.muchloved.com All enquiries please to Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, 10-10A Princes Street, Huntingdon PE29 3PA. Tel (01480) 412938

Patricia SHRAPNEL

Patricia ‘Trish’ SHRAPNEL of Huntingdon, passed away peacefully at the Arthur Rank Hospice, Cambridge on 15th August 2021, aged 67 years. A much-loved sister and mother, Trish was well known around Huntingdon as a Town Councillor and for her work with local charities, and will be missed by all her family, friends and colleagues. Trish’s funeral will take place at Cambridge Crematorium West Chapel on Friday 10th September 2021 at 12noon. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, can be made payable to Arthur Rank Hospice Charity or Mencap and sent c/o Kingfisher independent Funeral Services, 10-10A Princes Street, Huntingdon PE29 3PA. Tel (01480) 412938

Veronica WILSON

Veronica WILSON passed away peacefully at home on 19th August 2021, aged 83 years. Veronica will be greatly missed by her family and friends and all who knew her. There will be a private burial, followed by a service at Salem Baptist Chapel, Ramsey, on Thursday 2nd September at 11.30am. Family flowers only please. Veronica’s family have requested that the dress code is to be informal, bright colours welcome. Donations, if desired, can be made payable to Cancer Research UK and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, 10-10a Princes Street, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE29 3PA. Tel (01480) 412938

Trevor SMITH

Trevor Smith passed away peacefully after a brave battle with cancer on Friday 6th August 2021, aged 72 years. Much loved dad to Donna and partner to Celia. Trevor’s funeral takes place at Bedford Crematorium on Wednesday 25th August at 3.15pm. Floral tributes or donations to Brain Tumour Research may be sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

Eric WOOTTEN

Eric Walter Wootten of Pidley sadly passed away on Saturday 24th July 2021, aged 94 years. The dearly beloved son of James and Gladys, brother to Stanley, Frank and Betty and uncle to Anita, he will be greatly missed by his family and those who knew him. A keen gardener and cricketer, Eric was well known and respected in the village of Pidley and contributed greatly to the church and community for many years. Eric’s funeral service will take place at All Saints Church, Pidley on Tuesday 10th August 2021 at 12 noon, followed by burial in All Saints Churchyard. Flowers are most welcome and may be sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, 10 – 10A Princes Street, Huntingdon PE29 3PA. Tel (01480) 412938

Maureen OXBORROW

Maureen Oxborrow passed away on 16th July 2021, aged 78 years. Loving wife to the late Leonard. Maureen’s funeral ceremony will take place at Bedford Crematorium on Wednesday 11th August at 1.45pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in Maureen’s memory can be made payable to Sue Ryder, St John’s Hospice, Moggerhanger and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots, PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

Colin TODD

Colin Anthony Todd Suddenly but peacefully fell fast asleep on Saturday 17th July 2021, aged 72 years. Much loved husband to Kathleen, loving dad to Karen, Paula and Chris. Beloved grandad to Meghan, Caitlin, Beck, Rob and Jack, and much loved great grandad to Elliott and Emily. You were one in a million, we will miss you so much xx. A private funeral will be held at Bedford Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in Colin’s memory can be made payable to NWANHSFT Hinchingbrooke Hospital (Woodlands Centre) and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

Anthony HAINSBY

Anthony James Hainsby ‘Tony’ passed away peacefully on 12th July 2021, aged 87 years. Loving husband to June, dad to Martin and Vincent, father in law to Jacqueline and Lorraine. A loving grandad and great grandad. Tony’s funeral service will take place at St Mary’s Church, St Neots on Monday 26th July at 2pm. Family flowers only please. Donation’s in Tony’s memory can be made payable to the British Heart Foundation and sent c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Gate Lodge, Cemetery Road, St Neots PE19 2BX. Tel (01480) 471001.

Robert WILCOX

Robert James Henry Wilcox of Whittlesey passed away at home on 29th June 2021, aged 84 years. Bob’s funeral ceremony takes place in the west chapel at Cambridge Crematorium on Friday 23rd July at 2.00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in Bob’s memory are for Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice and may be made via bobwilcox.muchloved.com – all enquiries please c/o Kingfisher Independent Funeral Services, Cemas House, New Road, St Ives PE27 5BG. Tel (01480) 573080

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