RONALD ANDERSON ‘TERRY’ of Leominster. Passed away peacefully on 16th April 2020 aged 84 years. Much loved Husband to Sandra. Loving Father to Sarah, Jonathan and Paul. Grandad to Toni, Aaron, Bethany and Lily. Brother to Philip and Mary. Will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. A Private family Funeral Service will take place. All enquiries to Leominster Funeralcare, 17 Drapers Lane, Leominster. HR6 8ND (01568) 612225

JENNIFER PAMELA BANKS of Leominster. Jenny passed away on Tuesday 7th April 2020, aged 68 years. Beloved wife of the late Linden Banks. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Her Funeral will take place on Friday 24th April, 10.30am at Hereford Crematorium. Only immediate family to attend please. All enquiries to R W Mann & Son Funeral Directors

PETER BATES of Plump Hill Mitcheldean. Peacefully on 13th of April aged 80 years. Husband of Nicky (Veronica) and a much loved Dad of Ellie. Private Funeral Service will take place at the Forest of Dean crematorium. Donations in Peter’s memory for Medicins sans Frontieres (Doctors without Borders) may be sent c/o Mr Chris Hall, John Hall & Sons Funeral Directors, Churcham Glos GL2 8AS. Tel. Glos 750446.

PEARL BRAY (nee Sloacombe) of Hereford. Passed away at Coldwells House, peacefully and fortified by the Rites of the Holy Catholic Church on April 16th 2020, aged 94 years. Beloved wife of the late Hubert, adored mother of Jane, Jerry and Tim, mother in law of Jim, Lynne and Sandi, much loved Nanzo of James, Becky, David, Sarah, Sophie, Charlotte and Great Nanny B of Isabelle. Also, much loved and admired by Richard and Gordi. For many years a teacher at Hunderton & St Francis Xavier primary schools, Pearl will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. A private cremation will be held, and a Requiem Mass & celebration of her life of love will be arranged at a later date. Jane, Jerry and Tim wish to thank the staff at Coldwells House for the wonderful care and attention given to mum over the past two years, in particular over the last few days.

WILLIAM ANTHONY COLE Died peacefully on April 9th, 2020 aged 84 years Loving Husband to the late Rosemary. Dear Father to Andrew and Michael and Father in Law to Helen and Karen. Beloved Grandfather to Lewys, Ella and Laura. A private cremation will take place followed by a service of thanksgiving later.

LEON THOMAS COOKE From Bodenham Passed away peacefully in his sleep on Monday April 6th aged 88 years. Loving Husband of 67 years to Joyce, Father to Julia and Anthea, Grandfather to Kim, Katie, Amy and Lauren, Great Grandfather to Jared, Joshua, Lucas and Martha. Loved and missed by us all. Family Funeral followed by a Memorial Service to be arranged at a later date.

MARGARET ALICE EVANS Of Kington Passed away peacefully at Kington Court on Thursday 16th April 2020, aged 86. She will be sadly missed by her daughter Jacqueline, granddaughter Poppy, sisters Jenny and Ivy and all of her family. Margaret ran a popular hair salon in Kington for more than 35 years. A private family burial will take place in the coming weeks. Further enquiries and donations if desired to The Alzheimer’s Society can be made c/o A.W. Hughes & Son Funeral Directors Telephone 01544 370217

PAUL MARTIN FREEMAN Passed away at home in Weston-Super-Mare aged 63 years. Dear Brother to June, Malcolm, Christopher, Graham, Bruce, Heather, David and Robin. Private cremation with interment of ashes to take place later in the year.

IAN GRANT HOUSLEY Of Hereford Formerly of Kington Passed away peacefully at Hereford County Hospital on Tuesday 14th April 2020, aged 48 years. Much loved son of Valerie and the late Bernard. Loving brother to Andrew, David and Katheryn. Private Cremation. For further enquiries please contact A.W.Hughes & Son Funeral Directors Kington: 01544 370217

MICHAEL HENRY INGS Aged 77 Died peacefully at home on Friday April 17th, 2020 Much loved Husband of Liz and Father of Sally, Roger and Emma and Grandfather of Ellie, Tom, Abigail, Charlotte, Agnes and Jack Will be greatly missed by them all.

GRAHAM JOHN JACKSON Belmont Square, Hereford, aged 70, sadly passed away at Hereford Hospital due to the Virus. Much loved brother to Chris. Dearest Uncle to Jane, Mel and Nick and all of his Great Nieces, Nephews. Loved by Trish, Jess Family and Friends. So sadly missed and forever in our hearts xxx Burial at Hereford Crematorium.

CECIL JAMES On April 12th, aged 102 at West Eaton Nursing Home, Leominster. Born in the Golden Valley. For many years resident at Court of Noke; a man of Herefordshire. Husband of Dorothy, Father of Jennifer and Grandfather of Laura and Mark with many local relatives, missed by all. A ceremony to mark Cecil’s life and to inter his ashes will take place in due course.

BERYL MAUDE JONES Passed away peacefully on 11th April 2020 aged 94. Much loved Mother of Robin, Irene, Michael and the late Malcolm. Adored Nan of Mathew, Rebecca, Richard, William and Ella-Rose and Great Nan to Joseph. Treasured Mother in Law to Steve, Jackie and Janet. A private burial for immediate family will take place on 24th April 2020 at 11.30 a.m. at Staunton on Wye Church with a memorial service and celebration of Beryl’s life to be held later in the year.

ELIZABETH ELLEN KEMPSON Died at Hereford Hospital on April 12th, aged 83. Loving Wife of Brian and Mum of Bridgette and Nicola and Grandmother of Holly. Sister of Jennifer and Kathleen. A private Cremation will take place followed by a Service of Thanksgiving later.

ANN LAWTON Sadly passed away peacefully on Tuesday 24th March following a long illness. Mother to Sara and Christopher. Grandmother to Benjamin and Ella. Memorial service will be held in the autumn at Brockhampton Church.

WINIFRED LIVINGSTONE (Nee KEERY) Freda passed away peacefully at home on April 9th 2020 aged 66 years. A much loved Wife, Mother and Grandmother. Sadly missed by all her family and friends The Funeral Service will take place at Hereford Crematorium on Friday April 24th at 12.45pm Strictly family only to attend. Information from Co-operative Funeralcare, 49 Eign Gate, Hereford HR4 0AB whole family There will be a private Cremation and celebration of his life at a later date

WILLIAM HENRY MILLINGTON (BILL) of Lower Grange Farm Bacton Sadly passed away 7th April 2020 aged 79 Beloved husband of Jean devoted father and grandfather laid to rest by his close family on 17th April at St Faith’s Church Bacton A memorial service to celebrate Bill’s life will be held at a later date c/o Julian Tooley funeral services Abergavenny.

VERNON PARRY Passed away peacefully at home in Glasbury-on-Wye on 8th April 2020, aged 70 years. Loved and greatly missed dad, grandad, son, brother and friend. Private family service, a memorial celebration service will be held at a later date. No flowers thank you, donations may be given in his memory to Prostate Cancer UK c/o C.C. James Funeral; Director. Hengardd, Pontithel, Three Cocks, Brecon. Tel 01497 847410

ANGUS SMART Passed away in Ross on Wye Community Hospital on Thursday, April 9th, 2020 aged 91 years. Beloved Husband of Barbara, also a loving Father of Jill. A private funeral service will take place at Hereford Crematorium on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020 at 1.30 pm. For further enquiries please contact Shayne Hogg Funeral Services, 72 Whitecross Road, Hereford HR4 0DG. Tel 01432 341871

JOYCE RACHEL TITLEY Of Leominster Passed away peacefully at Bupa Care Home, Leominster on Thursday 16th April 2020, aged 90 years. Much loved mother to Paul & Liz and mother in law to Steve. Loving Grandmother to Claire, Martin, Jamie and her Great Grandchildren. Joyce will be sadly missed by her family and many friends. Joyce’s family would like to thank Leominster Community Hospital & Bupa Care Home, Leominster for their wonderful care during her illness. Private Burial at Leominster Cemetery. A memorial service will be arranged at a later date. For further enquiries please contact A.W.Hughes & Son Funeral Directors. Kington: 01544 370217

MRS AUDREY DOREEN VAUGHAN Passed peacefully at Hampton House on April 17th, 2020 Wife of the late Trevor Vaughan. Much loved Aunt of Linda and Husband Eddie and Michael and Wife Alison. Great Aunt of Laura, Jayne, Brian, Andrew and Matthew. A private Cremation will take place. Family flowers only. Donations to Hampton House, Hampton Bishop which must be sent directly. Hampton House, Church Road, Hampton Bishop, Hereford HR1 4JZ

BERYL WARD (Nee JONES) Beloved Wife of the late Geoffrey. Formerly of Llanarth, Cardiganshire, Since 1948 of Tretire, Herefordshire. Passed away peacefully at home on April 8th, 2020, aged 98 years. Leaving a great void for her Sons, Christopher and Nigel and their Partners, her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. In our thoughts and prayers always, A private grave side family service will be held. A memorial service will be arranged when regulations permit. Donations may be given to Victoria Eye Unit Charitable Fund. Enquiries:- C.C. James. Funeral Director, Hengardd, Pontithel, Three Cocks, Brecon. Tel 01497 847410

DORIS MILLS Of Leominster Formerly of Shobdon Passed away Peacefully on Wednesday 15th April 2020, aged 84. A devoted Wife to Len. Loving Mother to John and Sheila. A caring Nan to Lisa, Rebecca, Ben and Winston and all the great grandchildren. Sadly missed by all her friends and family, she was loved by so many. For further enquiries please contact A.W.Hughes & Son Funeral Directors Kington: 01544 370217 Presteigne: 01544 267778

GEOFFREY WILLIAM MORGAN Peacefully passed away at his home on Monday 13th April, aged 70 years. A big man, with a big heart! Loving husband to Rose, father to Jo and Steve, father-in-law to Chris and Sarah, grandfather to Sam, Molly and Daisy and great-grandfather to Dean and Ryan. Also much loved by his mother Beryl, brother Robert, sisters-in-law Jane and Barbara and brother-in-law John and their families. ‘Geoff’ will be cremated at a private ceremony on the 23rd April. A celebration of his life will be arranged at a later date.

WILLIAM MORRIS ‘BRIAN’ Formerly of Lawton Hall, Kingsland. Died peacefully at home in Halstock, Dorset on April 9th, 2020, aged 97 years. Beloved Husband of the late Jean, loving Dad to Sue, Roxanne and Richard and much loved Grandpa and Great Grandpa. Private family service. Donations for the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance or Cattistock PCC Fabric Fund sent c/o A J Wakely & Sons, 91 East Street, Bridport, DT6 3LB.

WILLIAM ‘CLIVE’ NEWMAN Of Leominster. Passed away suddenly at home on Sunday April 19th, 2020, aged 77 years. Beloved Husband of Barb. Father to Chris, Steve and Matt. Stepfather to Justin and Darren. Loving Brother and Grandfather. A private Family Funeral will take place. All enquiries to Leominster Funeralcare, 17 Drapers Lane, Leominster. HR6 8ND (01568)

JOSEPHINE WATKINS Josephine peacefully passed away on Sunday 19th April 2020, aged 70 years. Beloved Wife of John, Mother to Joanne, David, Mark and Tony She will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends. Josephine’s family will be holding a private funeral service but plan for a service of thanksgiving later on in the year.

JOHN WOJTCZAK Of Whitecross. Suddenly at home on April 13th, aged 55 years. Much loved Son of Genowefa. Loving Brother of Bernard, Anna and Krystina. Will be sadly missed by all Family and Friends. A private burial to be held.

DUNCAN WOODS Previously of Holme Oaks, Ocle Pychard. Passed away peacefully at his nursing home in Reading, on April 12th, 2020. Family Funeral to be held in Reading. Donations to Alzhemiers Society in memory of Duncan may be made via All enquiries to A B Walker & Son Ltd., Tilehurst Branch. Tel: 0118 304 0068.

SUSAN WOZENCROFT Of Credenhill. Peacefully on April 13th, at Hereford County Hospital, aged 67 years. Beloved Wife of the late George. Much loved Mum of Paul and loving Sister of Sally. A private Cremation to be held.

JOHN EVAN YEOMANS Passed away peacefully on April 13th, 2020 at Salford Court Farm. Much loved Father of Christine, Andrew and Robert. He was an adored Grandfather to Jack, Isabella, Alex, Olivia, Sebastian and Elena. He was loved and cared for by his Daughters in Law Victoria and Nicola. Many thanks to Dawn, Ludlow/Tenbury District Nurses and Family Friends. John will be buried on the farm he loved. A memorial gathering will be arranged at a later date.