Current Funerals

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EATON Christopher Russell

“Chris” of Alfreton formerly Matlock passed away on 16th March 2019 aged 72 years. Loving husband of Helen, much loved dad of Elaine, Christine and Nicky brother of Vivienne and adored grandad. Funeral service at Amber Valley Crematorium on Friday 12th April at 1.00pm. Donations for the British Lung Foundation.

FRITH, Doris Sylvia

On 23rd January 2019 at The Royal Derby Hospital, aged 87, of Kelstedge.
Beloved wife of the late Norman, loving Mum of Steve, Karen and the late Tony, Grandma of Gary and Holly and Great Grandma of Sam and Summer.
Funeral Service at Chesterfield Crematorium on Friday 22nd February at 10.50am. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for Ashgate Hospice and may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

HARRISON, John Harrison

On 5th March 2019 at the Royal Derby Hospital, aged 92.
Loving husband of Dorothy and father of Susan and Pamela.
Funeral Service and interment at St. Anne’s Church, Beeley on Friday 29th March at 1.30pm.
Donation for St. Anne’s Church, Beeley may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

BENSON, Harold

BENSON, Harold
Passed away peacefully after a long illness. Much loved husband, father, father in law, grandad and great grandad.
Funeral service to be held on Thursday 18th April 2019 at Amber Valley Crematorium, Swanwick at 12noon. Donations in memory of Harold will benefit the Matlock Hospitals League Of Friends.
Thomas Greatorex Funeral Services Ltd. 29 Knowleston Place, Matlock. DE4 3BU. Telephone 01629 582470.

PIDCOCK, Enid, nee Beswick

Passed away in hospital on 2nd February 2019, one day short of her 86th birthday. Resident of Cromford for over 60 years and originally from Altrincham.
Loving wife of the late Roy. Dear mum of Carol and Alan, mother in law to Keith and Jayne and sister to Tom. Grandma, great grandma, auntie, great aunt and great-great aunt, cousin, friend and neighbour. Will be sadly missed by all.
Funeral service at St. Mary’s Church, Cromford, on Friday 22nd February at 2.00pm, followed by cremation at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium, Swanwick.
Any donations in lieu of flowers may be sent direct to charities of your own choice.

PINK, Alan Joseph

On 29th March 2019, aged 73 years, of Matlock.
Much loved husband and best friend of Valerie, loving Dad of Michael (Jane), Martin (Sharon) and Deanna (Ian). His wonderful Grandchildren who he loved so much and was very proud of, along with their partners, Demi (Sim), Amy, Ben, James (Trinity).
Funeral Service to be held at Amber Valley Memorial Park and Crematorium, Swanwick on Thursday 11th April at 3.00pm.
Family flowers only please, donations in lieu if desired for the British Heart Foundation may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

RYDER Arnold

Beloved husband of Wendy, loving father of Simon and Jason and much loved grandfather passed away peacefully at home on 7th April 2019 aged 77 years. Funeral service to be held at Amber Valley Crematorium on Wednesday 1st May at 12 noon followed by a reception at the Edgefold Club, Matlock. Donations for the Greeenaway Mencap Society

SMITH, Barbara

SMITH, Barbara
Passed peacefully away on 18th February 2019 at Burton Closes Care Home, Bakewell, aged 87 years. Formerly of Matlock.
Beloved wife of the late Vic, much loved mum of Stephen, Karen and Elaine. Loving grandma of Lauren, Gareth and Hannah and mother-in-law of Carole, Martin and Callum.
Funeral Service at Darley Dale Methodist Church on Friday 15th March at 11.00am prior to interment in Darley Dale Cemetery.Donations in lieu of flowers are being invited for the Alzheimer’s Society and may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.

TAYLOR Peter Francis

of Matlock passed away on 12th April 2019 aged 80 years. Funeral service to be held at St Helen’s Church, Darley Dale on Friday 3rd May at 11.00am. Family flowers only please donations for the D.L.R.A.A.

WILDGOOSE, Winifred Jean Nee Austin

On 29th March 2019, at home with her three daughters, aged 83 years.
Beloved wife of the late Roy, much loved mother of Diane, Julie and Tracy, sadly missed by all the family.
Funeral service at Amber Valley Crematorium, Swanwick on Monday April 15th at 12 noon.
Family flowers only please, donations for ‘Helen’s Trust’ may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons Ltd.