Current Funerals

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

 

On 18th March 2022 at the Royal Derby Hospital, aged 76 years of Wirksworth.  Beloved husband of Marilyn, brother in law of Neil and Eileen, uncle of Helen and George.  Funeral service to be held at St. Mary’s Church, Wirksworth on Tuesday 26th April at 12.00pm, prior to interment at Steeple Arch Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations for Cancer Research UK (for bowel cancer research) may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

 

NEWMAN Trevor

On 27th March 2022, suddenly at home in Wirksworth aged 66 years.  A much loved son, brother, uncle and great uncle.  Funeral service at St Mary’s Church, Wirksworth on Wednesday April 13th at 11.00am prior to interment at Steeple Arch Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations for Just for Dogs, Ashbourne may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

 

SCRIMSHAW Hilda

On 9th March 2022, at the Royal Derby Hospital, aged 76 years of Ambergate.  She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.  Funeral service to be held at Ambergate Methodist Church on Friday 8th April at 11.00am prior to interment at Crich Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations for Dementia UK and The Donkey Sanctuary may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House. 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

 

GREATOREX Selwyn

On 16th April 2022, at Bakewell Cottage Nursing Home, aged 78 years of Wirksworth.  Beloved husband of Christabel and a much loved father, father in law and grandad.  Funeral service to be held at St Mary’s Church, Wirksworth on Wednesday 4th May at 11.00am prior to interment at Middleton Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, donations for Ward 303 Royal Derby Hospital (cheques payable to Derby & Burton Hospitals Charity) may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House. 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

 

KILBOURNE Monica

On 3rd April 2022 at Bearwardcote Hall Nursing Home, Etwall, aged 86 years, formerly of Wirksworth.  Beloved wife of the late Derek, much loved mum of Pauline, Aileen, Richard and the late Susan, loving nan of Michael, Matthew, Paul, Mark, Karl and Ryan and a great nan, auntie, godmother and friend to many, who will be sadly missed.  Funeral service to be held at Markeaton Crematorium, Main Chapel, on Tuesday 10th May at 11.00am.  Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for The Nightingale Macmillan Unit at The Royal Derby Hospital.  Cheques may be made payable to ‘Derby & Burton Hospitals Charity’ and sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

 

GOULD Harry Leonard

Of Wirksworth, passed away at home on April 21st 2022 aged 86 years.  Beloved husband to Cynthia and a much loved Dad to Julian, Tim and Robin, Grangran to Holly, Nathan, Sara and Sam.  A service to celebrate Harry’s life will be held at Wellspring Methodist Church, Wirksworth on Wednesday 18th May 2022 at 11.00am followed by interment in Steeple Arch Cemetery.  Harry’s family have requested that black need not be worn.  Donations if desired are invited for The British Heart Foundation and may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth,DE4 4FB.

 

TAYLOR Ethel Mary

On 3rd May 2022 Ethel of Bolehill passed away peacefully at Valley Lodge Nursing Home, aged 94 years.  Beloved wife of the late Bill and a dearly loved sister, sister in law, auntie and great auntie. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.  Funeral service at Wellspring Church, Wirksworth on Tuesday 24th May 2022 at 11.00am followed by cremation at Markeaton Crematorium.  Family flowers only please, donations for Alzheimer’s Research UK may be given at the service or sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

 

STANIFORTH Rosemary Kathleen

On Monday 25th April 2022, Rosemary of Belper and formerly of Wirksworth, passed away peacefully at the Royal Derby Hospital aged 79 years.  Loving mum of Jay and a dear friend who will be sadly missed.  Funeral service at Steeple Arch Cemetery on Tuesday 17th May 2022 at 1.30pm  Family flowers only please, donations to Royal Derby Hospital (cheques payable to Derby & Burton Hospitals Charity) may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.

 

CHADWICK John William MBE

Of Shottlegate, Belper passed away suddenly on 2nd May 2022, aged 83 years.  Dearly loved husband of Eileen, loving father to Rod, step-father to Timothy and Colin, grandad to Finn and Ruby, father in law to Jo and Katherine.  Funeral service at St John The Evangelist Church, Hazelwood on Thursday 26th May 2022 at 11.00am followed by private cremation.  Family flowers only please, donations to the British Heart Foundation may be sent to R & K Jepson, Middleton House, 22 Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, DE4 4FB.