Current Funerals

These are the current funerals that we are arranging. Click on a name to see the funeral arrangements.
Hunt-Brown, Rebecca Jane
Passed away peacefully at home on 26th March 2022 aged 56 years.
She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.
Funeral Service at Amber Valley Crematorium on Thursday 14th April 2022 at 1.00pm.
Family flowers only please and donations for Ashgate Hospice and Motor Neurone Disease Association may be given at the service or sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons, 29 Knowleston Place, Matlock, DE4 3BU
Walker, Anthony Mark 'BEZ'
On 7th March 2022 Bez passed away peacefully at Ashgate Hospice aged 51 years.
Beloved husband of Sarah, dearly loved son of David & Maura, loving brother of Colette, Andrew & Mia and a dear brother in law of the Ashbrook and Turner families.
He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends.
Funeral Service at St. Giles Church, Starkholmes, Matlock on Friday 25th March 2022 at 11.00am followed by Cremation.
Family flowers only please and donations in memory of Bez for Ashgate Hospice may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons, 29 Knowleston Place, Matlock DE4 3BU.
CHAPMAN, Ken
On 15th February 2022 surrounded by his loving family at his home in Matlock, aged 77 years.

Much loved husband of Rosemary, Father of Sarah, Thomas, Christopher, Philip, David, Peter, Paul and Grandfather to 16 children.

A Service of Thanksgiving will be held at All Saint’s Church, Matlock Bank, on Tuesday 1st March at 1.00pm. Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for The Derbyshire Wildlife Trust and may be sent to: Thomas Greatorex & Sons.

PARKS, Laura
On 15th February 2022 at her home in Darley Dale, surrounded by her loving family, aged 90 years.
Beloved wife of the late Reginald, much loved mum of Keith, Robert, Ann and Ruth and a loving grandma and great grandma who will be missed by all her family and friends.
Funeral Service to be held at St. Helen’s Church, Darley Dale, on Friday 11th March at 12 noon prior to private family cremation.
Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for The Whitworth Park Memorial Fund. Cheques may be made payable to the ‘Whitworth Centre Ltd’ and sent to: Thomas Greatorex & Sons
CONSTANTINE, Margaret Ann. Nee Fox
On 15th February 2022 at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, aged 88 years, of Matlock.
Wife of the late Robert Constantine, sister of Tony, sister- in -law of Heather, mother of Jonathan, grandma of Sarah and a dear aunt who will be sadly missed.
Funeral Service to be held at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium on Wednesday 16th March at 11.00am. Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for The PDSA and may be sent to: Thomas Greatorex & Sons.
BALLINGTON, Stephen Paul 'BALLO'
On 25th February 2022 at The Royal Derby Hospital, aged 59 years, of Belper, formerly of Matlock.
Much loved partner of Denise, loving dad of Sarah, Gary, Mandy, Christopher and Robert and a dear father-in-law, grandad and friend to many who will be greatly missed.
Funeral Service to be held at All Saint Church’s Church, Ashover, on Wednesday 30th March at 2.00pm prior to interment in Ashover Cemetery.
Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for Guide Dogs for the Blind and may be sent to: Thomas Greatorex & Sons.
LOWE, Cynthia Mary
On 23rd March 2022 at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, aged 78 years, of Darley Dale. Beloved wife of George, much loved mum of Vikki and Helen, who will be greatly missed by all her family. Funeral Service to be held at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium on Thursday 14th April at 3.00pm. Donations in lieu of flowers are being received for Cancer Research UK and may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons.
ELLIOTT, Arthur
On 18th March 2022 at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, aged 73 years, of Winster. Much loved husband of Gill, and a loving father and grandfather.
Funeral Service to be held at St. John the Baptist Church, Winster on Thursday 14th April at 11.00am, prior to interment at Winster Cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for Ashgate Hospice and The Wildlife Trust. These may be sent to Thomas Greatorex & Sons.
SMITH, Christopher Freckingham 'Chris'
On 22nd March 2022, aged 69 years, of Matlock. Brother of Marie and Brian, uncle of Theresa and Paul. He will be sadly missed by family and friends.
Funeral Service to be held at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium on Wednesday 13th April at 3.00pm. Donation in lieu of flowers are invited for The Samaritans and MIND and may be sent to: Thomas Greatorex & Sons
McClean, Robin 'Rob'
On 14th March 2022 at his home in Cromford, aged 52 years. Loving son of Beryl and the late James, brother of Jamo, Caroline, Rosie, Larry, Julie, Darren and Vincent. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral Service to be held at Amber Valley Memorial Park & Crematorium on Tuesday 12th April at 3.00pm. For enquires please contact: Thomas Greatorex & Sons. Tel: 01629 582470
LOWE, Eric
LOWE, Eric
On April 3rd 2022 at Chesterfield Royal Hospital aged 93 years of Two Dales.
The beloved husband of the late Josie, sadly missed by all his family.
Funeral service and interment at St. Mary’s Church, South Darley on Monday 25th April at 2.00pm.
Family flowers only please, donations for Asthma & Lung UK may be sent to:
Thomas Greatorex and Sons, 29 Knowleston Place, Matlock, DE4 3BU.
DEAN, Kevin
DEAN, Kevin
On 21st April 2022 at Ashgate Hospice aged 61 years of Darley Bridge.
Dearly loved husband of Kath.
Service at Amber Valley Crematorium on Friday May 6th at 2.00pm.
WHEATCROFT, Kneale
WHEATCROFT, Kneale
On 13th April 2022 at Chesterfield Royal aged 86 years of Brackenfield.
The beloved husband of Pat and a much loved father and grandad.
Service at Amber Valley Crematorium on Monday May 9th at 1.00pm.
Family flowers only please, donations will benefit ‘Asthma + Lung UK’
PINDER, Frederick Howsley
Formerly of Birchover
Passed away suddenly but peacefully on Sunday 10th April 2022 aged 92 years.
Beloved husband of Janet and a loving father, grandfather and brother.
He will be missed greatly by all his family and friends.
Funeral service to be held at St. Helen’s Church, Darley Dale on Friday 29th April 2022 at 12.30pm, followed by interment.
Donations are invited for Prostate Cancer UK and Matlock Hospitals League of Friends.
These may be sent c/o Thomas Greatorex and Sons.
BROCK, Margaret

BROCK, Margaret
Late of Ashover
Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Sunday 17th April 2022 aged 91 years.
A devoted and loving wife to the late Victor and a beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Margaret will be sorely missed by all her family.
Funeral service to be held at Amber Valley Crematorium on Tuesday 3rd May 2022 at 12 Noon.
Family flowers only please but donations are invited for the RNIB (Talking Books) and may be sent c/o
Thomas Greatorex and Sons.

MOTTERSHEAD, Susan
MOTTERSHEAD
Susan “Sue”
(nee Charlesworth)
Passed peacefully away in the care of Bankwood Care Home on
April 14th 2022 aged 76 years.
Beloved wife of the late Kenneth, daughter of Rose and a much loved
Mum to Carl and the late Gary.
Sue will be sorely missed by all her family and friends.
Funeral service to be held at Markeaton Crematorium (Round Chapel)
on Wednesday 4th May 2022 at 1.00pm.
Donations in lieu of flowers are invited for Cancer Research UK and may be sent c/o
Thomas Greatorex and Sons.

Call us twenty-four hours on 01629 582470

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