Current Funerals

These are the current funerals that we are arranging. Click on a name to see the funeral arrangements.

GARDOM Lawrence

On 18th January 2020, aged 77 years of Wirksworth.  A much loved brother and uncle who will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.  Funeral service to take place at St Mary’s Church, Wirksworth on Wednesday 5th February at 11.30am prior to interment at Steeple Arch Cemetery.  Donations in lieu of flowers are being received for Cancer Research UK and may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB

KIDGER-PRESTON Robert "Bob"

Of Wirksworth, peacefully at the Royal Derby Hospital on 9th February 2020, aged 66 years.  Loving dad of Louise, Debbie, Darren and Mark and much loved grandad and father in law.  Funeral service to be held at Markeaton Crematorium, Main  Chapel on Friday 28th February at 2.00pm.  Family flowers only please, donations for the Respiratory Department Royal Derby Hospital (cheque’s payable to Derby & Burton Hospitals Charity Fund 16010) may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

SMITH Elsie

Passed peacefully away at her home in Wirksworth on 18th February 2020, aged 77 years.  Much loved wife of Tom and mother of Michael who will be missed by all her family and friends.  Funeral service to be held at St Mary’s Church, Wirksworth on Tuesday 3rd March at 10.30am prior to interment at Steeple Arch Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations for Dementia UK may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

YATES Glyn Beverley

On 10th February 2020, Glyn of Elton passed away suddenly at home aged 70 years.  Beloved husband of Susan and a loving father, brother and uncle.  He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends.  Funeral service and interment at All Saints Church, Elton on Wednesday 26th February at 2.00pm.  Family flowers only please, donations for British Heart Foundation may be given at church or sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB. www.jepsonfunerals.co.uk

 

GRATTON (Nee Willers) Enid Margaret

On 28th February 2020, peacefully aged 80 years formerly of Wirksworth.  The beloved wife of the late John, loving mother of Richard, Janet, Stephen and Sharron and a very dear grandma, great grandma, sister, aunty and friend.  Funeral service at St Mary’s Church, Wirksworth on Tuesday March 17th at 11.00am prior to interment at Steeple Arch Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations for The Royal British Legion may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

LOWNDES Jessica Rose

Jess was sadly taken from us on 5th March 2020, aged 19 years.  Beloved daughter of Terri and Richard, loving sister of Harley and a dearly loved Granddaughter, Niece, Cousin and Friend.  She will be greatly missed by all family and friends.  Due to government restrictions following the Coronavirus outbreak, a strictly private family burial will take place this week followed by a Memorial Service later in the year.  Details of a future Memorial Service, Celebration Do, charitable donations and dress code will be announced once it has been arranged.