Current Funerals

  • ATKIN. Mike
  • ATKIN. Mike

    Passed away peacefully on Saturday 3rd February at the Douglas Macmillan Hospice, Michael Allan ‘Mike’, aged 87 years of Butterton, nr. Leek, beloved husband of Millie, dearly loved father of Hilary and Alison, dear father in law of Mark and Duncan, treasured grandfather of Matthew and James who will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. A private cremation will take place followed by a service of thanksgiving at St. Bartholomew’s Church, Butterton on Friday 23rd February at 1:30pm. Will friends wishing to attend please meet at the Church. Family flowers only please.
    Donations if desired to St. Bartholomew’s Church, Butterton and Macmillan Cancer Care.
    Inquiries:- David H.Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain house, 17/21 Fountain street, 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

  • BARDELL. Lena
  • BARDELL. Lena

    Peacefully on Tuesday 23rd January, at her home in Knotbury, nr. Quarnford, HELENA FRANCES “LENA”, aged 82 years, beloved wife of the late David, treasured mother of Joanne, Lindsay and John, a dear mother in law, Nan, great Nan, sister, sister in law and aunt.
    Funeral Tuesday 6th February.
    Service and Interment at St. Paul’s Church, Quarnford at 2.00pm.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    Family flowers only please.
    Donations if desired to Cancer Research U.K., or The Midlands Air Ambulance. Inquiries to:-
    David H.Smith, 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

  • BIRKENHEAD. Geoffrey.
  • BIRKENHEAD. Geoffrey.

    At rest on Wednesday 14th February, Geoffrey, aged 85 years of Leek. Beloved husband, dad and grandad who will be sadly missed.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Cancer Research UK. Inquiries to:- David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 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

  • BOSSY, Donna Marie (nee. Cunneen)
  • BOSSY, Donna Marie (nee. Cunneen)

    Suddenly and unexpectedly but peacefully after a short illness surrounded by her loving family at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, DONNA, aged 45 years of Stafford and formerly of Buxton. Cherished daughter of Patricia and her partner Keith, dearly loved sister of Neil, Martina and John, treasured mum of Breece, Mia and Elodie and loving partner of Phil who will always be loved and never forgotten by her family and friends.
    Funeral Friday 9th February, Service at St Anne’s R.C. Church, Terrace Road, Buxton at 12 noon followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church.
    Inquiries to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, 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

  • CLARKE, Peggy
  • CLARKE, Peggy

    Suddenly on 24th January at Royal Stoke University Hospital, PEGGY, aged 92 years of Ladydale Residential Home, Leek and formerly of Cheddleton Heath. Dearly loved and devoted wife of the late Monro, loving mother of the late Robert, dear mother in law to Pat, treasured grandma to Laura, dearest aunty of Elaine and Michael. She will be sadly missed by all her loving family and friends.
    Funeral Thursday 22nd February.
    Service at St. Edward’s Church, Cheddleton at 11.15am followed by Interment at Carmountside lawn Cemetery.
    Will relatives and friends wishing to attend please accept this the only intimation and meet at the Church. Family flowers only please.
    Donations if desired to Ladydale Residents Comfort Fund.
    Inquiries 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

  • COLLIER, Hilda Nee Mycock.
  • COLLIER, Hilda Nee Mycock.

    Peacefully at Rock Cottage Nursing Home, Brown Edge, on Tuesday 23rd January, HILDA, aged 91 years, formerly of Hillcrest, Leek. Dearly loved wife of the late Thomas Collier, much loved mum of Cath, Carol and David, treasured nan and great-nan, loving mother in law to Phil and Pam.
    Hilda will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.
    Funeral Monday 12th February.
    Service at St. Edwards Church, Leek at 11.00am followed by Interment at Leek cemetery. No mourning clothes by request.
    Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at church.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Shelter Inquiries to:-David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 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

  • COLLIER. Ralda.
  • COLLIER. Ralda.

    At rest on Tuesday 6th February RALDA MAUREEN, aged 85 years of Hanford. S.O.T. (Former B.T. Telephonist), dearly loved mum of Daral and Jonathan. beloved friend and companion of Peter and treasured Nana of Adam, Louis and Evie.
    Funeral Tuesday 6th March, service and cremation at Carmountside Crematorium at 2pm, will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium. Family flowers only please.
    Donations if desired to The Alzheimers Society.
    Inquiries:- David H.Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain house, 17/21 Fountain street, 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

  • GARNER. Arthur.
  • GARNER. Arthur.

    At rest on Wednesday 14th February, ARTHUR “John”, aged 89 years of Cheddleton, and formerly of Meir Park. Beloved husband of Norah. dearly loved father, grandfather and great grandfather.
    Family Flowers only please.
    Funeral Wednesday 7th March.
    Service and cremation at Carmountside Crematorium at 3.00pm.
    Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium.Family Flowers only Please.
    Donations if desired to The Midlands Air Ambulance.
    Inquiries:- 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

  • GRAHAM. Howard.
  • GRAHAM. Howard.

    The funeral of the late Mr Howard Graham of Buxton is still to be confirmed.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to The Christie Hospital, Manchester or Buxton R.U.F.C.
    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

  • GRINDEY Phyllis
  • GRINDEY Phyllis

    At rest on Tuesday 6th February at Macclesfield District General Hospital, Phyllis ‘Phyll’ aged 73 years of Harpur Hill, Buxton, beloved wife of Roy, much loved mum of Sandra and Jacky and fondly remembered by their partners Mick and Mark, cherished and dear nanna of James and cherished and dear grandma of Anna and Nicole who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    Funeral Wednesday 28th February.
    Service and cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium at 11:20am.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Crematorium.
    Immediate family flowers only please.
    Donations if desired to the British Heart Foundation.
    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

  • MELLOR. Harold William
  • MELLOR. Harold William

    At rest on Thursday 25th January AT R.S.U.H., HAROLD WILLIAM "H", aged 74 years of Leek and formerly of Buxton. Beloved husband of the late Rita; much loved and sadly missed by al the family. Funeral Monday 26th February. Service and Cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium at 11.20am . Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Crematorium. 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 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

  • POTTER. Alda.
  • POTTER. Alda.

    At Peace on Saturday 3rd February, ALDA, aged 75 years of Buxton. Beloved wife of the late “Tyny”. Dearly loved mum, Nannie and Great Nannie. She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.
    Funeral Tuesday 27th February, service and cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium at 10.00am. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to The Alzheimers Society. 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

  • RADCLIFFE. Ernest Philip. “Phil”
  • RADCLIFFE. Ernest Philip. “Phil”

    Died in the presence of his family at Stepping Hill Hospital following a short illness on Friday 19th January, PHIL, aged 85 years of Buxton.
    (Journalist, Director of Communications at The University of Manchester and Visiting Professor at Penn State University, Pennsylvania). A dearly loved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral Tuesday 13th February. Service and Committal at St. John's church, Buxton at 11.00am followed by Private Cremation.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to The N.S.P.C.C.
    Inquiries to:- David H.Smith, 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

  • REA, Maureen Mary
  • REA, Maureen Mary

    Peacefully in the presence of her loving family after a short illness at Salford Royal Hospital on Saturday 3rd February, MAUREEN, aged 90 years of Winton. Beloved wife of the late John “Jackie” Rea, devoted mother of the late Paul Rea, treasured sister of the late Vincent Holt and sister-in-law of the late Margaret Holt, dearly loved aunt of Vivien, Maureen and Patricia who will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.
    Funeral Thursday 1st March, Requiem Mass at St Matthews R.C. Church, Winton at 1pm followed by cremation at Peel Green Crematorium, Eccles.
    No flowers by her own request please.
    Donations if desired to St Ann’s Hospice, Meadowsweet Lane, Little Hulton, Worsley, M28 0FE.
    Inquiries to: David H. Smith, Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton, Derbys., 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

  • REID. Joyce Mahala
  • REID. Joyce Mahala

    Peacefully at Chapel Lodge Nursing Home on Monday 29th January, JOYCE, aged 86 years of Chapel en le Frith, beloved wife of David. Much loved and sadly missed by all the family.
    Private Interment will take place followed by a Service of Thanksgiving for her life at Trinity Church, Buxton on Wednesday 14th February at 2.30pm. Inquiries to
    David H.Smith, 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

  • RUSHWORTH. Arthur.
  • RUSHWORTH. Arthur.

    At rest on Monday 19th February at Macclesfield D.G.Hospital, ARTHUR BERTRAM, aged 80 years of Buxton, devoted husband of Sylvia, dearly loved dad of Karen and Paul, father in law to Andrew and Alison and treasured grandad of Hannah, Bethany, Lois and Sam.
    Funeral Monday 12th March.
    Service at St. Peter’s Church, Fairfield at 1.15pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Parkinsons U.K.
    Inquiries to:-Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. 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

  • SIDDALL. Nee Tunnicliffe. Valerie.
  • SIDDALL. Nee Tunnicliffe. Valerie.

    At rest on Sunday 4th February at Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester, VAL, aged 64 years of Harpur Hill, Buxton. (Proud proprietor of Valeries Childrens and ladies wear shop, High street, Buxton) .Much loved and loving wife of Mervyn, devoted mum, mum in law, nanna, sister and aunty who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    Funeral Tuesday 27th February, service at St Peter’s Church, Fairfield at 2pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church.
    Donations in lieu of flowers are preferred for The Neuromuscular Centre, Winsford.
    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

  • SWEETMORE. TREVOR.
  • SWEETMORE. TREVOR.

    At rest on Tuesday 6th February, TREVOR JOSEPH , aged 72 years of Earl Sterndale, nr. Buxton and formerly of The Shop, Longnor. Dearly loved husband of Margaret, loving dad of Mark, Andrew,and the late Andrea, father in law to Pauline and Anne-Marte and precious grandad and grandpa to Joe, Adele, Sindre, Jack and the late Rhys. A dear brother, brother in law and uncle who will be sadly missed.
    Funeral Tuesday 20th February. Service at Buxton Methodist Church at 1.00pm followed by Interment at Earl Sterndale Churchyard.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church.
    Family Flowers Only please.
    Donations if desired to Earl Sterndale Chapel or The Neonatal Unit at Stepping Hill Hospital.
    Inquiries to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. 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

  • SWINDELL. JOHN.
  • SWINDELL. JOHN.

    Peacefully on Monday 12th February, at home in the loving care of his family, JOHN, aged 74 years, of Chelmorton, nr. Buxton, much loved and loving husband of Margaret, dearly loved dad of Paul, Julie and Philip, a dear father in law, grandad and great grandad.
    Funeral Thursday 8th March. Service at St. John’s Church, Chelmorton at 1.30pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church. Family Flowers Only Please. Donations if desired to Ashgate Hospice, Chesterfield or Prostate Cancer U.K.
    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

  • WRIGHT. Jessamine.
  • WRIGHT. Jessamine.

    Peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday 23rd January at Wall Hill Residential Home, Leek, JESS, aged 87 years, the beloved wife of the late Norman William Wright formerly of Wardle Crescent, Leek, much loved and loving mother of David and Peter, a dear mother in law and grandmother who will be sadly missed. Funeral Thursday 8th February. Service at St. Edward's Church, Leek at 10.30am followed by cremation at Carmountside crematorium. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    Family flowers only please.
    Donations if desired to British Heart Foundation. Inquiries to:-
    David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 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





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