Obituaries

Telegraph and Argus Friday 23rd September 2022

 

Roberts
Jeffrey and
Audrey Mary


Jeffrey aged 95 years on 7th September 2022 peacefully in hospital, and Audrey Mary  aged 89 years on 12th September 2022 peacefully at Willow Bank Care Home.  The beloved parents of Adrian and the late David, cherished in-laws of Sally, and treasured grandparents of Andrew.  

Their funeral service will take place at Cullingworth Methodist Church on Friday 30th September 2022 at 12.15pm.
Family flowers only please, if desired donations may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Trust.
Any enquiries to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Tel 01535 272109

Telegraph and Argus Wednesday 21st September 2022

Gawthorp 
Audrey


On September 1st peacefully at home Audrey Aged 89 years, beloved wife of the late Allan, much loved mother of David, Richard, & Diane, loved mother in law, grandmother & great grandmother.
Funeral service & cremation at Nab Wood on Wednesday September 28th at 11.30 AM.
Family flowers only please if desired donations may be made to the British Heart Foundation at the service. 

Telegraph and Argus 8th September 2022

Keeton

Wendy

On August 14th peacefully at Pennine Lodge Wendy aged 85 years, much loved wife of the late Derick, loving mum of Belinda and Neil. A devoted grandma and friend to many.

Funeral service and cremation at Nab Wood Crematorium on Thursday September 15th at  11.30am.

Family flowers only please if desired donations may be made to Alzheimer's Society at the service.

Any enquiries to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Tel 01535 272109.

Telegraph and Argus 6th September 2022

Keighley News 8th September 2022

McCarthy
John Robert



It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden death on 16th August 2022 of John Robert McCarthy (known as Robert) aged 71 years.  Dearly loved husband of Sheila, much loved father of James, Sharon and John, brother of Peter and loving granddad.  He will be deeply missed.
The funeral will take place at Oakworth Crematorium on Tuesday 13th September at 11.30am.
No flowers please, if desired donations may be made to the British Heart Foundation.

Telegraph and Argus 26th August 2022

Shinn

James Geoffrey

Geoff aged 74 years passed peacefully on 17th of August, much loved eldest son of the late Winnie and Dennis Shinn beloved brother of Barry, Susan, Jeremy and the late Kenneth. Dear brother in law & uncle and best friend of Alwyn.

Funeral service and cremation at Nab Wood on Friday September 2nd at 10.50am. 

Telegraph & Argus 11th August 2022

Wells
Kenneth


On July 23rd peacefully in hospital, Ken aged 87 years, much loved husband of the late Kathleen, loving dad to Judith & Philip and father in law to Simon, devoted grandad, great grandad, brother, uncle and friend to many. Funeral service and cremation at Nab Wood on Monday 15th August at 11.30am. Family flowers only please, if desired donations may be made to Manorlands at the service. Any enquiries to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors 01535 272109

Telegraph & Argus 11th July

Haigh

Kenneth

On July 3rd peacefully at Fairmount Nursing Home, Ken aged 88 years. Much loved husband of Betty, devoted dad of Angela and son-in-law Philip and a dear grandad of Graham. A much loved brother of the late Geoff and Keith.

Funeral service at Denholme Shared Church on Monday July 18th at 12.45pm followed by a cremation at Oakworth crematorium.

Family flowers only please, if desired donations may be made to Dementia Memory Tree at the service.

Any enquiries Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Tel 01535 272109 

 

Telegraph & Argus 27th June

Crabtree
Andrew Richard

"Crabby"
On June 1st peacefully in hospital, Andrew aged 64 years, much loved dad of Annie and Joe and loving brother of Jan. Funeral service and cremation at Nab Wood on Monday 4th July at 2.40pm. Family flowers only please if desired donations may be made to The Fire Fighters Charity at the service.

Telegraph & Argus 27th June

Keighley News 30th June

Halifax Courier 30th June

Whitworth 
Robert Edward

On June 12th in hospital, Robert aged 83 years, much loved husband of the late Mary, loving dad and grandad.

Funeral service and cremation at Park Wood, Elland on Monday July 4th at 3.45pm

Family flowers only please if desired donations may be made to the Stroke Association at the service, any enquiries to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Tel 01535 272109
 

Telegraph & Argus 16th June

Sharkey (Nee Holmes)
Janice

On 29th May peacefully at home Janice aged 81 years beloved wife of the late Jack, much loved mum of Alison, Jacqueline and the late Peter, loving nan of Samantha, Kimberley and great nan to Jack, Luke, Toby and Lewis and mother in law to Paul & Tim. Funeral service at Trinity Church Wilsden on Thursday 23rd June at 1.00pm. Monetary donations may be made to Trussell Trust Bradford, at the service.

 

 

Keighley News 16th June

Milnes 
Hilary

On the 2nd June peacefully in Steeton Court, Hilary aged 69 years, beloved wife of the late Peter, much loved by her family and friends. Funeral service at Cullingworth Methodist Church on Tuesday 21st June at 12.45pm. Family flowers only please if desired donation may be made to to the HODU Unit Airedale General Hospital and Manorlands

 

 

Telegraph & Argus 13th June & Yorkshire Post 11th June

 

Hiscox
Kenneth John

On May 29th after a short illness, Ken aged 92 years, much loved husband of the late Jean and a much loved dad of Elaine. A funeral service and cremation will be held at Nab Wood on Monday 20th June at 10.50am. Family flowers only please if desired donations may be made to The Macular Society at the service.

Telegraph & Argus 23rd May 2022

Tomlinson

Frances Mary

On 13th May 2022, peacefully at Cottingley Hall Nursing Home, Mary in her 90th year.

Beloved wife to the late Ronald Tomlinson, dearly loved mother of

Andrew & Alan, Loving mother-in-law to Cherrill and Joanna and a

Much loved grandma to Victoria, Robert, Emma, Katie & Michael,

and great grandma to Charlotte, Matthew, Phoebe, Ronni, Bruce and Lola.

She will be sadly missed by all who knew her,

The family would like to thank the staff at Cottingley Hall nursing home for

her care when she was there.

The Funeral Service will be held Monday 30th May, at Nab Wood Crematorium at 12:40pm

Family flowers only please, but donations may be made to Cancer research UK,

For which a box will be provided at the Crematorium. Enquires to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Tel 01535 272109

Telegraph & Argus 19th May 2022

Chalcraft
Dianne

On May 13th  peacefully at home, Dianne aged 75 years, much loved wife of the late Rod, loving mum of Faye, sister to Derek and Bill and a friend to many.

Funeral service and cremation at Scholemoor crematorium on Thursday May 26th at 11.30am.

Family flowers only please, if desired donations may be made to Manorlands at the service.  Any Enquiries to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Tel 01535 272109.
 

Telegraph & Argus 18th May 2022


Shaw

Jamie

Passed away suddenly, after a long battle courageously and stoically fought, on Monday, 2 May 2022 aged 53 years. Dearly loved Dad to Charlie, loving son to Alan and the late Janet, beloved brother to Caroline and Gaynor and a good friend to many. He will be truly missed. The service will be held at Nab Wood crematorium at 12:40 pm on Wednesday, 25 May 2022. Family flowers only but donations may be given in lieu to kidney research UK for which a box will be provided. Enquiries to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Tel 01535 272109

Telegraph & Argus 6th May 2022 & Yorkshire Post 7th May 2022

Whitaker
Barry OBE

On April 15th peacefully in hospital Barry aged 84 years, beloved husband of Pauline, much loved father of Paul, Mark, Fiona and Matthew and a loving grandad and great grandad. Funeral service and cremation at Nab Wood on Thursday May 12th at 10.50 am. Family flowers only please if desired donation may be made to Yorkshire Ambulance Service Charity at the service

 

 

 

Halifax Courier 

Heley

Margaret Elsie

On March 28th peacefully in hospital, Margaret aged 90 years, much loved wife of the late Thomas Geoffrey, loving mum of Jill and son in law Paul, devoted grandma to Sarah and Jonathon and grandma great to James, Emily, Ellie and Jacob and a friend to many.

Funeral service will be at St John's Church, Cullingworth on Wednesday May 11th at 12.00 noon.

Family flowers only please, donations if desired may be made to Alzheimer's Research and St John's Church. 

Any enquiries Albert Pratt Funeral Directors 01535 272109

 

 

 

 

Telegraph & Argus 21st April 2022

JOWETT
Doris

Doris aged 101 years died peacefully on the 1st April 2022 at Springfield Care Home. 
Much loved wife of the late Harold Charles, loving mother of Valerie and Susan.
A dear mother in law and dearly loved grandma and great grandma.
Cremation at Park Wood Cemetery, Elland on Thursday April 28th at 11.15 am.
Family flowers only please. Donations to a charity of your choice, if so desired.

 

 

Telegraph and Argus 4th April 2022

PLACE

David

Passed away peacefully on 28th March 2022 at home. Beloved husband of Joan, adored father and father in-law of Caroline and Toby and a much loved and cherished grandad of Amelie and Hannah. David will be greatly missed by his loving family and many friends.

With grateful thanks to the Virtual Ward, the Bradford BEST Team, the District Nurses and Wilsden Medical Practice. You were wonderful!

Funeral service and cremation at Nab Wood Crematorium on  Monday 11th April at 10:10 am.

No flowers by request, donations may be made in memory of David to  Manorlands at the service.

Telegraph and Argus 4th March 2022

HOBSON

Clifford Bryan
Aged 90, suddenly at home in Cullingworth, and formerly of Heaton.  The dearly beloved husband of Pam, much loved father of Charles, Sally and Andrew and cherished grandpa, great-grandpa, brother and father-in-law.  Bryan’s funeral will take place at Nab Wood Crematorium on Friday 11th March 2022 at 11.30 am
Family flowers only please, but donations in lieu may be made to British Heart Foundation/Sue Ryder Manorlands.  A plate will be available at the service for this purpose.  All enquiries to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors, telephone 01535 272109.

 

Keighley News 3rd March 2022

Riley

Mary Louise 

Passed away suddenly at home on 29th January Aged 69 years.
A much loved sister and Aunty who will be sadly missed.

The funeral service will take place at Nab Wood Crematorium, Bingley Road, Shipley, on Thursday 10th March at 11.30 am.

Family flowers only please.  Donations can be made in her memory to The British Heart Foundation.

Telegraph and Argus 11th February 2022

POUNTNEY

FREDERICK

Fred passed away peacefully at home on Sunday 2nd January 2022 aged 79 years.
Much loved partner of Joan Beattie, Father to Carol and Freda. He will be very sadly missed by all his family and friends. His Celebration of Life will be held at Nab Wood Crematorium on Friday 18th February 2022 at 14.40.
Family flowers only please.  If desired donations may be made to Heart Research UK.

 

Keighley News 10th February 2022

Hinchcliffe 
Ronald

On January 2nd peacefully passed away. Ronnie aged 95 beloved husband of the late Mary, much loved Dad of Patrick, Michael, Shaun, and beloved Grandad and Great Grandad. Funeral Service to be held at Keighley Shared Church on Monday 14th February at 1.00pm prior to the Burial at Morton Cemetery family flowers only please, donations maybe made to British Heart Foundation at the service or c/o Albert Pratt Funeral Directors Rear of 146 Main Street Wilsden BD15 0AS. 

Telegraph & Argus 8th February 2022

Lambert
Thomas (Rex)

(former proprietor of Pendragon Service Station)

On 24th January, Rex aged 96 years, of Heaton, passed away peacefully in hospital. The dearly loved husband of the late Eunice, much loved dad of Nigel and June, grandpa to Louise and loving uncle to many. Funeral service and cremation at Nab Wood on Tuesday 15th February at 11.30am. Family flowers only please if desired donations may be made to Bradford Hospital Charity to support the NHS Nurses.

Telegraph & Argus 4th February 2022

BRIGGS
Jacquie

Peacefully at Fern House care home, Bingley, on 2 January 2022, aged 92 years, of Burley in Wharfedale and formerly of Heaton, Bradford. Dearly beloved mother of Ian, Roger and Richard, and dear grandmother, mother-in-law and friend. A service of thanksgiving will be held in St. Mary's Parish Church, Burley in Wharfedale, on Friday 11 February at 2.30 pm. Family flowers only. Donations in Jacquie's memory may be given at the service to Diabetes UK and St. Mary's Parish Church. All enquiries please to Albert Pratt Funeral Directors – tel. 01535 272109.