Current Funerals

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

Call us twenty-four hours on 01629 582470

Alternatively you can complete our short enquiry form
Click to Contact us
BARKER David Tindall

Peacefully after a long illness on 24th October 2019 at The Presentation Sisters Care Centre aged 80 years.
Former Mayor of Matlock and local councillor; he will be sadly missed by his many friends.
A Thanksgiving Service will be held at All Saints’ Church, Matlock on Tuesday 19th November at 11:00am.
Donations in memory of David for the Motor Neurone Disease Association may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

BRAILSFORD, Muriel Audrey. Nee Henshaw

Peacefully on 8th October 2019 at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, aged 83 years of Matlock.
Beloved wife of the late Ken, much loved mum of Geoff and Wendy, Heather and Steve and dear grandma of Gregor.
Funeral service to take place on Wednesday 16th October, 12 noon at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium, Swanwick.
Donations in lieu of flowers are being received for Ashbourne Animal Welfare (The Ark) and Helen’s Trust and may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

BREWER, Brian. Ex Lieutenant of Matlock Army Cadet Force and former employee of DFS Furniture.

On 17th October 2019 at Ashgate Hospice, aged 76 years, of Matlock.
Loving husband of Sandra, much loved dad of Julia and Catharine and grandad of Georgia, Oliver, Sam, Thomas, Adam and Edie. Funeral service to be held at Matlock Methodist & United Reformed Church on Wednesday 6th November at 10.30am prior to committal at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium.
Donations in lieu of flowers are being received for Ashgate Hospicecare and may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

HATHAWAY, Cynth "Honeysuckle"

On 22nd September 2019, aged 70 years, of Darley Dale.

Funeral service to be held at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium, Swanwick on Wednesday 9th October at 2.00pm.
No flowers by request, donations in lieu for Ashgate Hospice and Macmillan Cancer Support may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

PITMAN John

Formerly of Whatstandwell, passed away peacefully on 18th October 2019 aged 84 years.
Beloved husband of the late Jean and a much loved and sadly missed uncle, great-uncle and friend to many. Funeral service to be held at Chesterfield Crematorium on Tuesday 5th November at 10:30am. Family flowers only please.
Donations in memory of John for Macmillan Cancer Support may be given at the service or sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

SMART Marion Gladys

Passed away on 30th October 2019, at the Royal Derby Hospital, aged 81 years, of Matlock.
Marion’s wish was to publicly thank her sister Daphne Simpson, sister-in-law Patsy Lane, her nephews, nieces, extended family and also her friends including: Sister Gabriel O’Brien, Sister Frederica Britto, Gill and Mike, Sally, Beryl and Martin, June and David, Gladys, Jim and Helen formerly of The Derbyshire Larder, Jackie and Karen at Million Hairs, Jenny, Michael and all the drivers at Fox Cars, Paul from Oak House Foods and Dr. Whittingham for all the help, support, kindness and friendship they showed to her over many years.
Funeral Service to take place on Friday 22nd November at 11:00am at Our Lady & St.Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Matlock.
Donations in memory of Marion are invited for the Sick and Retired Priests’ Fund and for Peter’s Pence and may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

WHEELER Alwyn ''Gwen''

Of Darley Dale passed away after a short illness on 20th September 2019 aged 95 years. Loving wife of the late Ron and a much loved and sadly missed mum, nan and great grandma. Funeral service to be held at St.Helen’s Church Darley Dale on Monday 14th October at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Gwen will be for the British Heart Foundation.

WRIGHT Lilian Florence

On Thursday 31st October Lilian of Matlock, passed away peacefully at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, aged 91 years.
Beloved wife of the late Maurice, loving mum of Bridget, Ian and Judith and a dearly loved grandma and great-grandma.
She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.
Funeral Service at St. Giles’ Church, Starkholmes on Wednesday 20th November 2019 at 11:00am followed by a private committal.
Family flowers only please and donations for St. Giles’ Church, Starkholmes may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.