Recent Obituaries

NOBLE: At the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle on Monday, 11th February, Billy of Brentfield Way, Penrith, much loved dad of Tracey, dearly loved grandad of Sarah, Jordan, Deanna and B’elanna, a sadly missed father-in-law of Paul and brother. Aged 67 years. Service and cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Thursday, 28th February at 3.00pm. Family flowers only, but if desired donations for Pride of Cumbria Air Ambulance may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.


HOWARD: On 7th February peacefully and suddenly after a long illness, Bethan, aged 78, widow of Nicholas of Johnby Hall, mother of Henry and Cecilia and granny to Nicholas and Lucy. Funeral at St. Andrew's Church, Greystoke, Cumbria on Friday, 22nd February at 2.30 pm. Enquiries and donations to Parkinsons UK c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors. TEL: 01768 891189



AULD: Peacefully, at home, on Monday, 11th February, Mary of Mill Street, Penrith, beloved wife of the late Dougie, dearly loved mum of Dean, Daren, Donna and Dione, mother-in-law of Sally-Ann, Judith, John and Cristo, a devoted grandma of Sammy, Danni, Poppy and Kizzy and great grandma of Douglas. Aged 75 years. Requiem Mass at St Catherine’s Church, Penrith, on Friday, 22nd February at 11.00am, followed by interment at Penrith Cemetery. If desired, donations in memory of Mary, for Macmillan Cancer Support, may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.

R.I.P.


HERDMAN: Peacefully, aged 93 years, at Penrith Hospital on Thursday, 7th February, Eden formerly of Yanwath, Penrith, beloved wife of the late Raymond, much loved mother of Andrew and Clive, grandmother of Georgina, Anna, Clair and Matthew, great-grandmother of Hugo. Service and cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Monday, 18th February at 3.40pm. Family flowers only, but if desired donations for Pride of Cumbria Air Ambulance may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR


REDHEAD: Peacefully, at Appleby Grange Care Home, on Sunday, 3rd February after suffering a severe stroke in October. Graham Joseph of Musgrave St, a dearly loved son of Josephine and Keith, loving brother of Alison and Mark, a special uncle of Samantha and Katie, a dear brother-in-law and special nephew. Aged 54 years. Service at Christ Church, Penrith, on Friday, 15th February at 1.00 pm followed by Interment at Penrith Cemetery. Family flowers only, but if desired, donations for Stroke Association and RNIB may be sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.

‘At Rest’



WAITING: Suddenly, at the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle, on Saturday, 2nd February. John of Newby, Penrith, loving partner of Nita, beloved dad of Julie and Angela, father in law of Stuart, devoted grandad of Stephen, Katie, Danny and Heidi, brother of Ron and friend to many. Aged 75 years. Service and Interment at St Cuthbert’s Church, Cliburn on Wednesday, 13th February at 11:30am. Family flowers only, but if desired donations for Eden Valley Hospice and Penrith Mountain Rescue may be sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.

 



LOSH: Suddenly, at Kingston Court Care Home, Carlisle on Sunday, 27th January, Henry (formerly of Rectory Farm, Cliburn), beloved husband of Mary, much loved dad of Anne and Kathleen, father-in-law of Stephen, dearly loved grandad of James, Matthew, Emma and April and a sadly missed brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Aged 79 years. Service and interment at St. Cuthbert’s Church, Cliburn on Tuesday, 5th February at 11.00am. Family flowers only, but if desired donations for Alzheimer’s Research UK may be sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.
                                                                                   ‘At Rest’


CARRUTHERS: Nèe Thomson. Peacefully, at home on Friday, 25th January, Marian of Catterlen, Penrith, wife of the late Harold, dearly loved mum of Joan and the late Ian and Neil, and a sadly missed grandma and great-grandma. Aged 99 years. Service and cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Wednesday, 6th February at 2.20pm. Family Flowers only, but if desired donations for BEEP Fund Ltd may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.


BRAITHWAITE: Peacefully at the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle on Monday, 21st January, Joe of Greystoke Close, Penrith, beloved husband of the late Freda, much loved dad of Sheila and Paul, father-in-law of Richard and Tracey and a sadly missed granda, great-granda, brother and uncle. Aged 88 years. Service and cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Monday, 4th February at 2.20pm. Family flowers only, but if desired, donations for Pride of Cumbria Air Ambulance may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.


MONKHOUSE: Peacefully, at Blackwell Vale Care Home, Carlisle, on Sunday, 20th January, Sheila, formerly of Penrith, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Karl and Julia, Marshall and Emma and a loving grandma of Daniel, Lewis, Donavan and Ryan. Aged 73 years. Service and Cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Friday, 1st February at 11.00 am. Family flowers only, but if desired, donations for Blackwell Vale Residents Fund may be left at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.



TODD, Nee Percival: Peacefully, at home with close family beside her, on Thursday, 17th January. Alice of Little Salkeld, much loved mam, aunt, great aunt, gran and friend to many. Aged 71 years. Service and Cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Tuesday, 29th January at 2:20pm. Family flowers only, but if desired donations for Cancer Research UK, may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.


HETHERINGTON: Peacefully, at home, surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, 19th January, Minnie of Brentfield Way, Penrith, formerly of Askham, dearly loved wife of the late Robert, much loved mother of Margaret, Mary, Frances, Anne and Peter, mother-in-law of John, Nigel, Les, Helen and the late Peter, grandmother of 16, great-gran of 22 and great-great-gran of 4. Aged 97 years. Service and Cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Monday, 28th January at 1.40 pm. Family flowers only, but if desired, donations for Alzheimer's Society may be left at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.



RACK: Peacefully at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, on Sunday, 13th January. Brenda formerly of Penrith, Edenhall & Mallerstang. Aged 89 years. Service and Cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Friday, 25th January at 12:20pm. Family flowers only, but if desired donations for Images of Nepal, may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.