Don Kirk of Cromford, passed peacefully away on 21st July with his loving family by his side. Much loved and loving husband of Janet and dad of Lynette and Marcus. A loving grandpa, great grandpa, brother in law, uncle, nephew and cousin. Brother to the late Ann and Sandra and a friend to many. He will be greatly missed. ‘At rest’, no more suffering. Funeral Service at St. Mary’s Church, Cromford on Wednesday 25th August at 12 noon prior to private family cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations for the R.A.F. Benevolent Fund may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth. DE4 4FB. Tel: 01629 822113.
HOLGATE Ronald Edward
Late of Ashleyhay. Passed peacefully away on Monday 23rd August 2021, in his 90th year. Beloved husband of the late Ann and a much loved father of Philip and Patricia. Father in law to Judith and Jeff and grandfather to Helen, Charlotte and Jayne. A service in memory of Ronald will be held at All Saints Church, Alderwasley on Thursday 16th September 2021 at 2.30pm. Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for Dementia UK, these may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.
COOPER Geoffrey Arthur
Late of Wirksworth. Passed peacefully away in the care of the Royal Derby Hospital of Friday 20th August 2021, aged 83 years. He was much loved by everyone and will be sadly missed. Funeral service to be held at St Mary’s Church, Wirksworth on Tuesday 21st September 2021 at 11.00am followed by cremation. Donations in memory of Geoff are invited for Ward 402 at the Royal Derby Hospital (cheque’s payable to Derby & Burton Hospitals Charity) whose staff cared for him in the evening of his life. These may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.