Current Funerals

  • ALLSOP. Kevin John
  • ALLSOP. Kevin John

    Peacefully and comfortably on Sunday 10th February at Ashgate Hospice Chesterfield, Kevin aged 69 years of Buxton. Beloved dad of Scott and the late Richard, dear father-in-law of Alice, treasured grandpa of Leila and Edward, a valued brother and uncle. Kevin will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Funeral service will take place at St. Peter's Church, Fairfield at 11.00am on Thursday 21st February 2019 followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Will family and friends kindly meet at the church. Musicians are invited to bring instruments for a jam session of happy songs at The Old Hall Hotel following the interment.
    Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to Ashgate Hospice or Macmillan Cancer Support for the Macmillan Nurses.
    For further details of the funeral arrangements please contact:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • ARNFIELD. Percy
  • ARNFIELD. Percy

    Peacefully on Thursday 24th January at the Cavendish Hospital, Buxton, Percy aged 89 years. A dear husband and dad who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Funeral arrangements yet to be made.
    Further Inquiries to:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • BRINDLEY. Richard George
  • BRINDLEY. Richard George

    At rest on Friday 8th February at Church Terrace Care Home in Cheadle, Richard aged 87 years formerly of Endon. A respected friend and neighbour of Sarie & Andrew.
    Funeral service to take place on Wednesday 27th February at St. Luke's Church, Endon at 1:00pm followed by interment in the Churchyard.
    Would all those wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    For any further enquiries to:-David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain St., Leek. Tel. (01538) 399661

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • GIBSON. Alice.
  • GIBSON. Alice.

    Suddenly on Wednesday 6th February at her home in Leek, ALICE, aged 74 years, the beloved wife of Malcolm, a dearly loved and loving mum, mum in law, grandma, sister and aunt who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    Funeral Thursday 28th February.
    Service and cremation at Carmountside Crematorium at 3.00pm.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium.
    Family flowers only please,
    Donations if desired to The British Lung Foundation.
    Inquiries to David H.Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House, 17/21 Fountain street, Leek. ST13 6JS. Tel. (01538) 399661.
    www.davidhsmith.co.uk



    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • GILBERT June Mary
  • GILBERT June Mary

    The funeral service of the late Miss June Mary Gilbert aged 63 years will take place on Wednesday 6th February, service at St Luke's Church Leek at 12.45pm followed by interment at Leek Cemetery.
    Family flowers only please.
    Any kind donations in lieu of flowers will be forwarded to the Douglas Macmillan Hospice.
    Further inquiries to :-
    David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain Street, Leek. ST13 6JS Tel: (01538) 399661

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • GREGORY. Donald
  • GREGORY. Donald

    Peacefully on Friday 8th February at The North Manchester General Hospital, Don aged 89 years, formerly of Buxton. Much loved husband of the late Renee, dearly loved dad of Jane, Judith and Paul. Don will be sadly missed by all of his family and friends.
    Funeral service will take place at St.Peter's Church, Fairfield on Monday 4th March at 10.00am followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers please forward direct to The Alzheimer's Society and The British Heart Foundation.
    For further details of the funeral arrangements please contact:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • HEYWOOD. John Samuel
  • HEYWOOD. John Samuel

    On Friday 8th February, at home in the loving care of his family, JOHN SAMUEL aged 71 years of Fairfield, Buxton, dearly loved dad of Raynor, Cathy and Anna, a dear father-in-law, grandad and fondly remembered by Elaine.
    Funeral service will take place at St. Peter's Church, Fairfield on Tuesday 26th February 2019 at 11.00am followed by interment in the churchyard. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to Ashgate Hospice and to St. Peter's Church.
    For further details of the funeral arrangements please contact:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. SK17 7DN. Tel. (01298) 77703


    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • HOCKENHULL. CAROL. Nee Wood.
  • HOCKENHULL. CAROL. Nee Wood.

    On Monday 18th February, CAROL, of Harpur Hill, passed away at the Branksome Nursing Home, Buxton, beloved wife of Clive, daughter of Doris and the late Ron Wood, sister to Barry, David and Ronald, a dear aunt and great aunt.
    Carol, a truly remarkable lady who will be greatly missed by her family and her friends.
    Funeral Wednesday 6th March. Service at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield at 12.30pm followed by private Cremation.
    Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to St. Peter’s Church. Inquiries to:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. SK17 7DN.
    Tel. (01298) 77703.www.davidhsmith.co.uk

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • JAMES. Peter (Retired Superintendent Buxton Police)
  • JAMES. Peter (Retired Superintendent Buxton Police)

    At rest on Sunday 10th February at his home in Buxton, Peter aged 83 years. The beloved husband of Sallie, much loved and loving dad of Alison and Paul, father-in-law of Kevin and Jackie and treasured grandad of George, Vicky and Imogen.
    Funeral service will take place at Macclesfield Crematorium at 3.20pm on Tuesday 19th March 2019. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to Ashgate Hospice.
    Further details of the funeral arrangements to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • MACKENZIE. Frances
  • MACKENZIE. Frances

    Peacefully on Thursday 24th January at Haddon Hall Care Home, Frances aged 85 years. Devoted wife of the late Kenneth Alexander Mackenzie and a much loved mum of Duncan and Angus.
    Funeral service will take place on Tuesday 12th February, service and cremation at Stockport Crematorium (Rowan Chapel) at 1.45pm. Friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Dementia UK.
    Further Inquiries to:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • MASON ‘Don”.
  • MASON ‘Don”.

    At rest on Sunday 10th February at his home in Fairfield, Buxton,
    DONALD, “DON”, aged 85 years, the beloved dad of Paul and John, father in law of Anne and treasured grandad of Shaun, Charley, Ellie and Abi.
    Funeral Thursday 7th March. Service and Committal at St. Peter's Church, Fairfield at 11.45am. followed by Private Cremation.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    Flowers may be sent or any donations care of the family.
    Inquiries to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. SK17 7DN.
    Tel. (01298) 77703. www.davidhsmith.co.uk

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • McDONALD formerly Stafford. Brenda
  • McDONALD formerly Stafford. Brenda

    It is with sadness that we announce the death at Stepping Hill Hospital of BRENDA of Buxton, beloved wife of the late Jim McDonald and the late George Stafford. much loved and loving mother, mother in law and grandmother who will be sadly missed.
    For details of the funeral arrangements please contact:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • MIDWINTER. John Denton
  • MIDWINTER. John Denton

    On Tuesday 29th January at home in the loving care of his family, JOHN, aged 73 years of Stockton Brook. Much loved and loving husband of Cheryl, cherished dad of Marcus and Sally, dad in law of Kathy and Jonny, adored grandad of Becky, Louis, William and Marco and beloved brother of David and the late Christine.
    Funeral Monday 11th February.
    Service at St. Luke’s Church, Endon at 1.30pm followed by cremation at Carmountside Crematorium.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    Family flowers only please.
    Donations if desired to Cancer Research U.K.
    Inquiries to:-David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain St., Leek. Tel. (01538) 399661
    www.davidhsmith.co.uk

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • MILLENCH Harold
  • MILLENCH Harold

    The funeral service of the late Harold Millench aged 66 years, late of Acacia Lodge Care Home, Ripley and brother of the late Kathleen Millench will take place on Monday 18th February 2019 at Macclesfield Crematorium at 2.40pm. Would all relatives and friends kindly meet at the crematorium.
    For further details of the funeral arrangements please contact:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. SK17 7DN. Tel. (01298) 77703


    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • MORTEN. Mary 'Mollie'
  • MORTEN. Mary 'Mollie'

    Suddenly on Tuesday 22nd January at Stepping Hill Hospital, Mollie aged 94 years of Cowdale, Buxton.
    Mollie will be sadly missed by all of her family and friends.
    Funeral service and committal will take place at Buxton Methodist church at 1.30pm on Thursday 21st February, followed by private cremation. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Cancer Research, British Heart Foundation and Save the Children.
    Inquiries to:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • PORTER. Russell
  • PORTER. Russell

    At peace on Monday 28th January at Ernvale House Care Centre Cheddleton, Russell aged 70 years of Leek.
    Beloved husband of the late Pamela, loving dad of Nicholas, Joanne and Shaun, a dear father-in-law of Lyn, Jennie and Patryk, a treasured grandad of Lauren, Libby, Joshua, Jaydan, Kyle and Reuben.
    Russell will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Funeral service will take place at St. Edward's Church, Leek on Thursday 14th February at 11am followed by interment at Leek Cemetery (Junction Rd entrance). Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Donations to Leek Stroke Club and to Ernvale House Care Centre.
    For further details of the funeral arrangement please contact :-
    David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain Street, Leek. ST13 6JS Tel: (01538) 399661

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • TOWNSEND. Geoffrey John "Ramus"
  • TOWNSEND. Geoffrey John "Ramus"

    Suddenly on Tuesday 5th February at his home, Geoffrey John "Ramus" aged 73 years of Leek.
    Dearest partner of Josephine and a loving dad of Heather,
    Funeral arrangements yet to be made.
    For inquiries please contact :-
    David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain Street, Leek. ST13 6JS Tel: (01538) 399661

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk






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