In Memoriam - ARCHIVE

CANNING,  Dennis (Bill)

Of Lower Moor.

On June 23rd, 2020, suddenly but peacefully in hospital, aged 89 years. Much loved husband of the late Barbara, beloved father of Rosie, Paul and Theresa, devoted grandfather and great grandfather.


MAY DE VILLE,  Barbara

Of Wick, Pershore.

On June 17th, 2020, peacefully after a long illness, aged 85 years. Much loved wife to Alan, Dear Mother to Alistair and Vanessa.


HURST, Alaric

Passed away peacefully on Sunday June 7th 2020, at Heathlands Care Home aged 95years.

A loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather he will be sadly missed by Jennifer, Rebecca & John Now reunited with Peggy


WOOD, Dorothy (Dot).

Formerly of Defford. On May 25th 2020, peacefully at Heathlands Care Home, after a long illness, aged 87 years. Much loved Wife to the late Roy, dearly loved Mom to Elaine, Chris, John and Ant, devoted Gran and Great Gran.


WEIGHT, Ros

On May 23 rd 2020, peacefully at her home in Pershore, after a short illness, aged 72 years. Dearly loved Wife to John, much loved Mum to Georgie, beloved Sister to Jude and Mandy, proud Granny to Harry and Niamh. 


TURNER, Linda Mary

of Pershore formerly Worcester.  Former Kays Employee. Passed away peacefully in hospital on May 22nd 2020 aged 69 years. Loving partner to Viv. Much loved by her sisters Hilda, Kate, Margaret, Eileen, Jane and Mary. She will be sadly missed by all of her friends.


SUMMERS, Mary Ellen

Of Pershore.  On May 17th 2020, peacefully at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, aged 88 years. Beloved Wife to the late Gordon, dear Mum to Linda, Joy, Gordon, Gary, Kay, Tina and the late Kim, loving Grandma and Great Grandma.

A private burial service will take place at Pershore Cemetery. No flowers by request, donations for Friends of Pershore Hospital may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ.


HARDIKER, Harry John

Of Whittington Passed away peacefully in the care of Latimer Court on Tuesday May 5th 2020 aged 88 years Loving Husband of Audrey

A true gentleman who will be sadly missed by all who loved him.

A private service will take place at The Vale Crematorium on Friday May 29th at 2pm

Family flowers only donations if desired for the RSPCA (the holdings) may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore, WR10 1HZ


GRIFFITHS,  Glenda Dorothy Ann

On April 27th, 2020, peacefully at her home in Wyre Piddle, aged 80 years. Much loved wife of Raymond, Dear Mum to Paul and Tanya and sadly missed by family and friends.

Cremation private.  Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK, may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ.


TUSTIN, Mary

of Pershore Passed away peacefully in Worcestershire Royal Hospital on April 26th 2020 aged 71 years. Much loved wife of Nigel, devoted mum to Robert and Emma and a beloved Nan to Bethany, Adam, Daniel and Caitlin. A devoted daughter, sister and auntie. She will be missed by all her family and friends.

Mary was always a bright light in everyone’s life – bringing a smile and genuine happiness everywhere she went.

Funeral Service at Worcester Crematorium on Monday May 4th at 3.30pm. Enquiries to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ. 01386 552141


LUDLOW,  Beatrice Mary

On April 25th 2020, peacefully at her home in Pershore, after a brave fight against Cancer, aged 77 years. Much loved Wife to John, dearly loved Mum to Jayne, devoted Gran to Alexander and Georgia and sadly missed by family and friends.

Cremation private. Donations for Cancer Research UK, may be sent to  E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ


GOULD, Raymond (Ray)

Of Pershore.  On April 17th 2020, peacefully in hospital, aged 89 years. Much loved Husband of the late Monica, dear father to Tim and Mick, devoted grandad to Natalie and Great Grandad to Jack.

Cremation private. Donations if desired for Alzheimer’s Society, may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ.


SHERWOOD, Rosalind Violet May 

Of Pinvin Passed away peacefully on April 16th 2020, aged 85 years Devoted Wife of the late John, a much loved Mother to Rosemarie & Susan a loving Grandmother & Great Grandmother. 

Private cremation service. Enquires to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors 01386 552141


SMITH, Frances (Fran)

On April 16th 2020, peacefully at her home in Pershore, aged 92 years. Much loved Wife of the late Ron, dear Mum to Chris and Anne, dearly loved Nan to Lindsay, Alec, Errin and Matt, Great Nan to Amelia.

Cremation private. Donations for British Heart Foundation may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ


YOUNG Barry John “Baz”

Of Pershore Passed away peacefully on April 16th 2020, aged 62 years A much loved Partner, Dad, Grandad, Brother and Uncle Barry will be greatly missed by all who knew him. 

Private Cremation, a service to celebrate Barry’s life will be held later in the year


ALDINGTON Pauline Amelia

Of Pershore Passed away on April 14th 2020, aged 70years Much loved Mum of Wendy, Julie and Sharon, missed by her Grandchildren ,Great Grandchildren, family & friends. 

Funeral service private, donations for the NHS Charities Together Maybe sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors , Pershore, WR10 1HZ “Forever in our hearts”