Donations and tributes

  1. Ruth Woolf

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    4th September 1937 – 5th February 2019

     

    Much loved mother of Karen and Nigel, dear grandmother of Ben, Yasmin, William and Jordan,  beloved mother-in-law to Julie and David and valued friend.

     

    Ruth’s funeral will be held at noon on Monday the 18th February at Altrincham Crematorium.

     

    Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, will be for Cancer Research. There will be a donations box at the crematorium. Alternatively donations can be posted to Natural Endings.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings. Tel; 0161 969 6690

  2. Graham Morrison Bullock

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    28th February 1927 – 26th January 2019

     

    Much loved husband of the late Margaret, dear father of Fiona, beloved grandfather of Calum, Fraser and Georgina, brother of Pat, father-in-law of Damian and valued friend.

     

    Graham lived in Sale and was formerly from The Wirral.

     

    Graham’s service will be held at 3.15pm on Friday 15th February at Altrincham Crematorium.

     

    Family flowers only please. Donations in Graham’s memory, if desired,  for Ataxia UK. There will be a collection box at the crematorium or donations can be sent to Natural Endings.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings.

  3. Patricia Ann Ward

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    6th January 1940 – 17th January 2019

     

    Pat will be greatly missed by Tony, daughters Karen and Andrea and sisters Marion and Beryl.  She also leaves behind much loved grandchildren Joshua, Jessica, Callum, Olivia, Saesha Blue and Ruby Tuesday and many friends.

     

    Pat served her community with her hard work as  member of the NHS team working at The Duchess of York Hospital for Babies and then the same facility when it moved to Withington Hospital and Wythenshawe Hospital.

     

    Her funeral service will  be held on Thursday 7th February at 2pm in the North Chapel, Southern Cemetery followed by a burial in the family grave there.

     

    Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Cystic Fibrosis Trust can be sent to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

  4. Susan Weston

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    27th October 1955 – 15th January 2018

     

    Loved and loving wife of David, mother of Laura, Mike and Donal, step-mother of Ceara, Peter and Lucy, dear friend of Margaret.

     

    Susan’s funeral will be held at 2pm on Monday 4th February in the Old Chapel at Manchester Crematorium.
    Please do not feel like you need to wear black. If you would like to make a donation in Susan’s memory for the Young Minds charity there will be a donations box at the crematorium or donations can be sent to Natural Endings.
    Enquiries to Natural Endings. Tel; 0161 969 6690
  5. Stefan Wild

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    7th September 1958 – 10thJanuary 2019

     

    Much loved husband of Sue, father of Rachel and Leah, brother of Christine, uncle to Sam and David, father-in-law to Jamie and Mark, valued friend and honorary family to many more.

     

    Stef’s funeral will be held at 3.15pm on Friday 1st February in the Rowan Chapel at Stockport Crematorium.

     

    Please don’t feel like you have to wear a suit to the funeral, Stef would want you to feel comfy and be yourself. In lieu of flowers, if you would like to make a donation in Stef’s memory, he would have liked you to support The British Heart Foundation, Mind mental health charity or Clever Dogs Rescue in Urmston where we first met his dog Tia.

     

    There will be a donations box at the crematorium of donations can be sent to Natural Endings.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings. Tel; 0161 969 6690

  6. Gerald Larner

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    9th March 1936 – 18th December 2018

     

    Much loved father of Alice and Melissa, brother of Peter and husband of the late Lynne Walker. Author and journalist. For Gerald’s Times obituary.

     

    Following a private family burial  Gerald’s memorial will take place at 2pm on Friday 18th January at Alderley Edge Methodist Church, Cheshire. No flowers – donations please to Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis. There will be a donations box at the memorial or donations can be sent to Natural Endings.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

     

  7. Rene Reynolds

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    31stMay 1933 – 18thDecember 2018

     

    Much loved wife of the late Ray, dear mother of Jenny and Alison, mother-in-law to Ron and Russell, grandma to Dale, Kate and Tim, great-grandma to Maddison and Reuben, sister  and valued friend.

     

    Rene’s funeral will take place at 10am on Monday 7th January in the Rowan Chapel at Stockport Crematorium.

     

    If you would like to make a donation in Rene’s memory please make it for The Wellspring (a local charity fpr the homeless). Donations can be sent to Natural Endings and there will be a donations box at the crematorium.

     

    Al enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

  8. Joyce Rainbow

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    12th October 1931 – 30th November 2018

     

    Much loved sister, aunt and friend.

     

    Joyce’s funeral will take place at St.John’s Church, Old Trafford on Tuesday 11th December at 11.45am followed by a committal at Manchester Crematorium.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Service. Tel; 0161 969 6690

  9. Lawrence Perrins

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    12th May 1958 – 15th November 2018

     

    Loved and loving husband of Wendy, brother of Mary and Joe and valued friend.

     

    Lawrie’s funeral will take place at St.John’s Church, Chorlton at 11am on Monday 3rd December followed by a committal at Manchester Crematorium.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

  10. Ron Williams

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    9th February 1932 – 14th November 2018

     

    Much loved husband of the late Mue, dearest father of Mark, Jane, Lisa & Anne, loving grandad of Dayna, George, Ted, Emma, Laura, India, Sam & Ryan, beloved brother of Pat.

     

    Ron’s funeral service will be held at 12pm on Friday 30th November at Altrincham Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for The Stroke Association. There will be a donations box at the crematorium or donations can be sent directly to the funeral home. Please do not feel like you have to wear black.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

  11. Kathleen Gow

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    23rdSeptember 1926 – 9thNovember 2018

     

    Much loved wife of the late John, dear mother of the late Peter, beloved nonna to Elinor, Alex, and James, great-nonna to Finley and friend. Formerly of Gloucester.

     

    Kathleen’s service will be held at 12.45pm on Monday 26th November in the Cyprus Chapel at Stockport Crematorium.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

  12. Jenni Hardy-Rooney

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    29th August 1948 – 7th November 2018

     

    Loved and loving wife of Kevin, mother of Dion, Lee and Justin, step-mother of Claire and Jody, grandma of Gabi, Alyssa, Luca, Logan, Xavier, Jessica, Tamara & Alex.

     

    Jenni’s funeral will be held at Dukinfield Crematorium on Tuesday 20th November at 3.30pm. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for Willow Wood charity. There will be a donations box at the crematorium or via Jenni’s Just Giving Page.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

     

     

  13. Jan Hendrik Oldenburg

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    8th October 1947 – 14th October 2018

     

    Loved and loving father of Jennifer and Luke, grandfather of Jacob and Oliver and dear friend.

     

    Jan’s funeral will be held at Manchester Crematorium, Chorlton at 3.15pm on Thursday 1st November followed by a gathering at Night & Day Cafe.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 9696690.

  14. Rhoda Hobbs

     

    18th October 1940 – 8th October 2018

     

    Much loved wife of the late Jak, dear mother of Dawn, Julie and Glen, beloved sister, grandmother, aunty and friend to many people and animals.

     

    Rhoda’s funeral will take place at 3.30pm on Tuesday 30th October in the New Chapel at Manchester Crematorium.

     

    Please dress in whatever you feel comfortable. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for Parkinson’s UK. There will be a donations box at the funeral.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings. Tel; 0161 969 6690

     

     

  15. Dan Wild-Beesley

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    6th September 1985 – 10th October 2018

     

    Much loved and loving husband of Jess, son of Maria and Michael, brother of Anna, and friend to many.

     

    Dan’s memorial will be held at 1.45pm on Tuesday 23rdOctober at

    Todmorden Unitarian Church, Honey Hole, Todmorden, West Yorkshire, OL14 6LE

    (Dan’s burial is just for family and will be before the memorial)

     

    Please wear bright colours. If you would like to make a donation in Dan’s memory please make it for Spring Hill Hospice. There will be a donations box at the church.

     

    For those coming on the train from Manchester there are trains every 20 minutes from Victoria Station. It’s a five minute walk. Once in Todmorden bear right down the hill (Rise Lane) on the main road go right about 200 yards then across the canal. At The Golden Lion Pub follow the building to the beer garden and then carry on across the road and up towards the church gates. There is a short steep driveway up to the church.

     

    For those driving there is no parking in the church grounds. Please either park on the roads around the church or Morrisons car park which is a couple of minutes walk away.

     

    If you’re in town early Kava and The Golden Lion are on the way to the church and both serve lovely food including vegan dishes.

     

    Access to the church will be from 11am for friends and musicians to set up equipment.

     

  16. Valerie Campbell

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    16th July 1949 – 13th October 2018

     

    Much loved wife of the late Peter, dear mother of Malcolm and Catherine.

     

    A Requiem Mass for Valerie will take place at 12.15pm on Wednesday 7th November at St. Marie R C Church, Bury.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings.

  17. Margaret Livesey

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    1st April 1932 – 7th October 2018

     

    Beloved wife of the late Jim, much loved mother of Michael and Alasdair, dear grandma of Zowie, Sinead, Shannon, Felix, Lula and Imogen, great-grandma of Sonny and a valued friend.

    Margaret lived in Heaton Mersey.

     

    Margaret’s funeral will take place at 1pm on Thursday 1st November in the Old Chapel at Manchester Crematorium. Please don’t feel like you have to wear black. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, for The Christie Hospital. There will be a donations box and gift aid envelopes at the crematorium.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

  18. Kirsty Florence

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    2nd March 1987 – 24th September 2018

     

    Much loved wife of Niall, girlfriend of Hannah, daughter of Mandy and Derek, sister of Louise, granddaughter of Val, Sylvia and John, aunty of Ella and a dear friend to many.

     

    Kirsty’s service will take place at 11am on Monday 8th October in the Old Chapel at Manchester Crematorium. Kirsty requested that you wear a band T shirt “beg, borrow or steal one”.

     

    f you would like to make a donation in Kirsty’s memory please make it for The Christie Hospital that gave her such great care. This can be done through Kirsty’s Just Giving page or gift aid envelopes at the funeral.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings. Tel; 0161 969 6690.

  19. Jake Norfolk

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    7th July 1994 – 16th September 2018

     

    Much loved son of Sharon and John, brother of Alfie, grandson of Pauline, Jon, Ann and Dave and a loved friend.

     

    Jake’s funeral will be held at 2.15pm on Wednesday 10th October at N.I.A.M.O.S Radical Arts Centre, Warwick St, Manchester M15 5EU.  Followed by a private family only cremation.

     

    If you would like to make a donation in Jake’s memory please make it for Lifeshare a charity for young local homeless people. Click here to donate. There will also be a collection box at the funeral service.

     

    Enquiries to Natural Endings Funeral Services. Tel; 0161 9696690

  20. Sylvia Evans

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    31stMarch 1931 – 15thSeptember 2018

     

    Née Ogden.

     

    Much loved wife of the late Reg, dear mother of Jane, beloved aunt to David and Douglas, and friend to many people and animals.

     

    Sylvia’s funeral will take place at 1pm on Wednesday 3rdOctober in The Rowan Chapel at Stockport Crematorium.

     

    No flowers please, but donations, if desired, to Otterspool Animal Haven or St Anne’s Hospice. There will be a collection box at the funeral or donations can be sent to Natural Endings.

     

    Any enquires to Natural Endings Funeral Services on 0161 969 6690