Every week at Bristol Live, we are tasked with the crucial role of informing the latest funeral and death notice in the city. Every announcement that is made on our news site and newspaper also appears on the Funeral Notices website, where friends and family seek solace in sharing their own touching tributes to their loved ones.
From posting stories, photographs to donations in memory, we hope that however way that people show their sympathies can provide peace during a time of sorrow. In this week’s announcements, we pay tribute to the loved ones who are dearly remembered in our Bristol area with a funeral notice and online tribute page.
To read the latest announcements and add tributes to those listed below you can click here . Below is a selection of notices that have been published.
We offer our heartfelt condolences to those who have lost a loved one.
(Sid) of Norton Malreward. Passed away peacefully at home on August 31st 2022, aged 65 years. Much loved Husband of Carol, Daughter Bec and partner Shane, Son Matt and Partner Ellie. treasured Pops of Mia and Ava. You will be greatly missed by all of your family and friends. The Funeral Service will be held at South Bristol Crematorium on Friday, September 23rd at 9.30 am. Family flowers only. Donations if desired for The British Lung Foundation and Holy Trinity Church, Norton Malreward are being accepted in Sid's memory by Michael W Rowe Funeral Directors, 2, The Vinery, Harford Square, Chew Magna. Telephone 01275 332565
John Curtis Russell
Passed away peacefully on the 21st August 2022 A much loved Dad, who will be sadly missed, and all ways in are hearts. Father to Daughter Heather and Son in Law Simon.
of Cheddar, previously of Cocklake, Wedmore and Swymmers Farm, Blagdon. Peacefully at Wincanton Community Hospital on August 25th aged 94 years. Much loved and sadly missed Father of Edmund, Father-in-Law to Christine, Grampy of Jessica, Tom and Safia and Great Grampy of Maia. Private Cremation to be followed by Thanksgiving service at St. Andrews Church, Blagdon on Wednesday 14th September at 2 pm. All Welcome. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Children's Hospice South West, Wraxall c/o: Keith C Britton and Son, Funeral Directors, 10 High Street, Yatton, Bristol, BS49 4JA, or online to muchloved.com
Sadly passed away on 25th August 2022 aged 86 years. She will be deeply missed by all her family and friends. Bernice's funeral service will be held at Weston-super-Mare Crematorium on 13th September 2022 at 11.30 a.m. Family flowers only, please, but donations in Bernice's memory to St. Peter's Hospice will be warmly received by The Elms Funeral Directors. All enquiries to The Elms Funeral Directors Limited, 50 Baker Street, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 3AQ. Tel: 01934 616006
Sylvia Anne Curtis
(Butt) Passed away 29th August 2022 at the Royal United Hospital in Bath. Loving wife to Brian. Mother to Peter, Richard, Martin and Andrew. And grandmother to Ben, George, Matilda, Archie and Albie. Forever in our hearts. Rest In Peace.
Beryl Joan Channon
(Hook) A very special lady passed away on 23rd August at home. A much loved Mum, Nan and Great Nan. She will be missed by all who knew her. Funeral Service at Westerleigh on Wednesday 14th September at 3:30pm. Cherished memories of so much love. Forever in our hearts, Barry, Brynley, Claire and families.
Julian Andre Hurcombe- 16/12/1957 - 29/08/2022 (Age 64)
A very brave and special man passed away on 29th August 2022 at home. Loved by partner Alison, who cared for him until the end. "I will keep you in my heart until the end, until I can hold you again in Heaven", love Alison. Will be missed by friends and family. Funeral at Westerleigh Crematorium, Woodland Chapel on Friday 30th September at 11:30am. Wake will be held at St Anne's Board Mill Social Club 1:00pm
Theatre Technical Manager & Sailor of Lyme Regis, Dorset died peacefully on Tuesday 23rd August, aged 80 years. The Funeral is on Wednesday 14th September at 12.15pm at East Devon Crematorium, Whimple, EX5 2PT. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to Weldmar Hospicecare c/o AJ Wakely & Sons 7a Silver Street Lyme Regis DT7 3HR (or on their website http://www.ajwakely.com )
Terence Charles Wiltshire- 05/11/1933 - 25/08/2022 (Age 88)
(Terry) Terry peacefully passed away with family at his bedside. A very much loved Husband, Dad, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle and friend. Always loved. No flowers. Donations can be made to Alzheimer's Research UK.
David Leonard John Watts
JP MA (Oxon) FRICS The death is announced of David Leonard John Watts of Clifton, Bristol, who died peacefully at home on the 14th August 2022, aged 85 years, after a short illness. An active Rotarian and ex Chairman of the Governors of Bristol Grammar School among many other commitments. Dearly loved Husband of Sue. Father of Duncan and Daniel, Father in law of Andrea and Jo and G.D (Grandfather) of Harry, Issey and Amy. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held at St Mary Magdalene Church, Stoke Bishop, Bristol on Friday 30th September at 2.30pm.
Sadly passed away on the 28th of August. Julie was a loving sister of Mark, and Auntie of Kelsey, Maya and Sophie. We invite all who knew her to attend the funeral on September 26th at 3pm at the South Bristol Crematorium.
(Hardwick) Passed away Aug 24th after much suffering. Reunited with Dad. Our hearts are broken we will love and miss you forever. Our amazing Mum, Nan and Nanny Ann. Carl, Jayne, Andy and our families. xxx Funeral Westerleigh Crematorium Tuesday 27th September 11am Afterwards Longwell Green Football Club. All Welcome. Family flowers Donations and collection for cancer charities.
Kathleen Mary Haste
Our Darling Mum and much loved friend to many Passed away peacefully at home with her loving family by her side on 28th August 2022 A celebration of Kathleen's life will be held at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Monday 19th September at 3pm. In Lieu of flowers, donations, if desired for The Neonatal Unit Musgrove can be received by Nigel K Ford Funeral Directors, 45 Station Road, Taunton, TA1 1NZ.
Edward Clayfield- 19/05/1952-14/08/2022 (Age 70)
(Ed) 19/5/52-14/8/22 Aged just 70 It is with the deepest sadness and sorrow that we the family have to announce Ed's passing after a short illness. Ed leaves his Wife Elaine, his children Michael, Jane, Lia, Matthew, Grace, Jessica and Esther and Partners, his 6 Grandchildren and partners, his Great Granddaughter and his 4 Sisters Lillian, Mary, Anne, Sarah and families. He touched so many people with his show of kindness and support that he gave everyone. He was the founder of CE Plumbing which he owned along with Mike, Lia and Matt. His children and Grandchildren were the most important people in his life. He loved his music which was anything from Opera to Motown/ Soul. He found it so amusing when he was causing mischief or winding us all up, at every opportunity he could. His family would like to thank all concerned for the care and support that Ed received. His funeral will take place 3.45pm, Friday 16th September at South Bristol Crematorium. All family and friends welcome. Flowers to be sent to Co-op Bishopsworth. We, Ed's family would all like to thank family and friends for all their kindness and support over these last few weeks xx
(Nee Elisita Iturralde) (of Bristol) Passed away peacefully surrounded by family on the 27th August 2022 aged 92. Beloved wife of the late John Sidney. Mother to Sue, Paul and Karen, Grandmother to Simon, Jamie, Alex, Scott, Victoria and Kate and Great Grandmother to Sidney. A much-loved lady who will be missed by all who knew her. Funeral - Oak Chapel, Crownhill Crematorium Milton Keynes 11:45am, Friday 23rd September 2022. Live video link available. Family flowers only please. Donations to Dementia UK can be made at: https://elisitawebber.muchloved.com/ All enquiries to: J S Cowley 71 High Street, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK11 1BA 01908565353
Betty, passed away peacefully on 14th August 2022 aged 103. A wonderful aunt and great aunt will be sadly missed by all her family. Her funeral will be held at Canford Crematorium on Wednesday 14th September at 12.00. Family flowers only. All donations will go to the Bristol Royal Infirmary. (Bristol & Weston Hospitals Charity).
Marina Yvonne Ford-Kettles 3/12/1934 - 17/8/2022 (Age 87)
Passed away peacefully in Bristol on 17/08/2022. Sadly missed by Jackie, Bob and family. Funeral service at South Bristol Crematorium Chapel on Friday 23rd September at 12 midday. Contact R Davies and Son, 63 Westbury Hill, Westbury-On-Trym, Bristol BS9 3AD Tel: 01179628954
Trevor George Cole
Passed away peacefully. Husband to Chris. Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday 14th September 2022 at South Bristol Crematorium at 2:15pm. Family flowers only. Donations for Bristol After Stroke can be made on the day or made online via Trevor's memorial page at www.bristolfuneraldirectors.co.uk Enquires to Thomas Davis Funeral Directors, Southville Lodge, Southville Road, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1DJ Tel: 0117 966 3268
Graham John Bell
Passed away peacefully on 13th August 2022 aged 84 years. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday 21st September, 12 noon at South Bristol Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired can be made to Parkinson's UK and St Peters Hospice c/o www.aedavey.co.uk or Arthur E Davey and Sons, 82 Sliver Street, Nailsea BS48 2DS. Tel:01275 852307.
(Pullen) Passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on 20th August aged 78 at Torbay Hospital. Loving wife of the late Eric Swift and mother to Paul and Clare. Previously of Bridgeyate and Longwell Green in Bristol. Survived by partner Ian Berry. Will be missed by all that knew and loved her. Funeral service will be held midday 21st September at St John's Church Hinton Charterhouse, Bath. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to Guide Dogs for the Blind Association c/o G Mannings Funeral Directors 106 North Road Combe Down Bath BA2 5DJ
Harold William Payne
On Tuesday, 30th August, 2022, peacefully passed away, at Kingfisher Lodge Care Home, Bristol. Harold, aged 94 years, of Trolver Croft, Feock, formerly accountant to St Monica Care Home, Bristol. Devoted husband of June Evelyn Payne (deceased). Much loved father to Catherine, Tim, Jon, Nigel and Alizon. Adoring grandfather and great-grandfather. Harold will be so sadly missed by all his family, neighbours, and friends from St Feock Church, where he was churchwarden for many years, and from the many local Bridge Clubs where he was a member - an expert player and much sought-after partner. The funeral service will take place on Monday, 19th September, at 10.30am, at St Feock Church, followed by a short committal in the Trelawny Chapel, Penmount Crematorium. Family flowers only. Formal wear. Donations in memory of Harold to benefit the Stroke Association. c/o: www.memorygiving.com L. J. Tregunna Funeral Directors 49, Kenwyn Street Truro, TR1 3DB 01872 273568
Jean Margaret Murray- 24/04/1935 - 30/08/2022 (Age 87)
Passed away peacefully at the B.R.I Hospital on 30th of August 2022, aged 87 years. The funeral service is to take place at Haycombe Crematorium on Monday 19th September at 12.00 pm. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for British Heart Foundation. All enquiries to E C Alderwick and Son Ltd 71 High Street, Hanham, Bristol BS15 3DG Tele: 0117 935 3746
Dorothy Ellen Hann
Aged 91 years of Milborne Port, on 27th August 2022, peacefully at Yeovil District Hospital. A dearly beloved sister, aunt, great aunt and friend. Funeral service at Yeovil Crematorium on Monday 19th September at 11.20am. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Dorothy are being invited for Cats Protection. c/o Harold F. Miles, Funeral Director, South Cadbury, BA22 7ES. Telephone. (01963) 440367.
Jeffrey Clifford Cole
Jeff sadly passed away Tuesday 30th August, aged 71. He will be greatly missed by his wife Lilly, children Della and Ryan and their families. Funeral service to be held on Monday 19th September 12.30pm at Westerleigh Crematorium, Waterside Chapel. Family flowers only, but donations can be made in Jeff's memory to St Peters Hospice these can be made on the day or c/o H G Harris Funeral Directors, Cavendish House, 2a Victoria Street, Staple Hill, BS16 5JS
Barry Hobson Brooke
Passed peacefully away on Tuesday 23rd August, aged 84 years. He will be deeply missed but lovingly remembered by all his family. Reunited with his beloved Laura. Funeral service to take place on Friday 16th September 11:00am Zion United Church, Frampton Cotterell. Family flowers only but donations may be made in Barry's memory to Alzheimer's Singing For The Brain C/O F Woodruff Funeral Services, 2 High Street, Winterbourne, BS36 1JN
Margaret Julia Brady
Peacefully passed away August 24th 2022. Such sorrow as Margaret will be sadly missed by all the family, relations and friends. Funeral will take place at St Catharines R.C Church, Park road, Frome on Friday 23rd September at 2.00pm. Family Burial and flowers. Donations, if desired for Parkinsons UK. All enquires to: William Adlam Funeral Directors 68a Locks Hill, Frome, BA11 1NH. Tel: 01373 452100
Leslie John Allen- 07/12/1940 - 29/08/2022 (Age 81)
Les Allen passed away peacefully on 29th August aged 81 years. Les loving husband of Mary, much loved Dad of Rachael and Jayne and adored Grandad of Ava, Charlie, Mike, Sam, Chelsie and Robbie will be remembered with love by all his family and friends. His funeral will be held at Westerleigh Crematorium (Woodland Chapel) on Monday 12th September at 3.15 pm Family flowers only please but donations if desired for St Peter's Hospice you can visit our memorial page at bristol.ourmemorialpages.co.uk or your donation can be given at the service or can be sent to E C Alderwick & Son Ltd 71 High Street, Hanham, Bristol BS15 3DG Tele: 0117 935 3746
David Trevor Baden Barnes- 22/04/1947 - 31/08/2022 (Age 75)
It is with much sadness that we announce the passing of David Barnes, beloved husband, Dad and Grandad. He passed away peacefully at home, after a short but tough battle with cancer, on the 31st August, aged 75. Free from pain and suffering. Rest in peace, all our love Ann, Andrew, Jay-Louise and the boys. Funeral service to be held on Thursday 29th September at Canford Crematorium at 10.30. Any queries to R Davies and Son, 63 Westbury Hill, Westbury on Trym, Bristol BS9 3AD. Tel 0117 9628954
David John Boyce- 28/04/1932 - 28/08/2022 (Age 90)
Peacefully passed away at the BRI Hospital on Sunday 28th August aged 90 years. The funeral service will be held at St Oswald's Church, Bedminster Down on Wednesday 28th September at 1pm. A private family burial will be held after the service. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired for Dementia UK may be given on the day, donated online via David's memorial page at www.bristolfunerals.co.uk or sent care of Thomas Davis Funeral Directors Southville Lodge Southville Road Bristol, BS3 1DJ
Passed peacefully away on 28th August 2022 aged 84 years. A loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who will be sadly missed but never forgotten by all the family. Funeral service to take place at St Bridget's Church, Chelvey on Wednesday 28th September 2022 at 12noon. Then a reception afterwards at Charlton Park Farm, Charlton Drive, Wraxall, BS48 1PF, from 1.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for British Heart Foundation or Southmead Hospital Charity (Renal Unit) may be given on the day or sent c/o Austin Williams Funeral Services 27 High Street, Portishead, Bristol BS20 6AB.
Passed peacefully away at Avon Valley Care Home on Tuesday 30th of August 2022. A much loved Father and Grandfather who will be sadly missed. Rest in peace. All our love, from sons David, Stephen and Paul, daughter-in-law Jacky, grandchildren Joe, Sophey, Shannon and Kyle, and great grandchildren Harvey and Elsiemae. Funeral service to be held at South Bristol Crematorium on 26th September at 11.15. All welcome.
Beryl Lilian Boaden Shaw
Sadly passed away on Sunday 4th September 2022 aged 78. Beryl was a wonderful Mum, Grandma and Great Grandma and will be greatly missed by all that knew her. The funeral service will be held at 2pm on Friday 30th September 2022 at Westerleigh Crematorium in the Waterside Chapel. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Roy Preddy Funeral Directors. TEL: 0117 9562834
Beloved wife of the late Peter Johns and loved and loving mother of David and Karen, Grandma to Daniel, Katy, David, Simon and Abigail and great-grandma to Clementine, Benedict, Joseph, Jacob, and Grace. Died 3rd September 2022 aged 92. Beautiful, kind and funny, she has left a space in our lives that will never be filled. Funeral service to take place on Friday 30th September 2pm at St Peter's Church, Pilning. All welcome to attend. Donations may be made in Pearl's memory to Alzheimer's Society either on the day or c/o L & J Gulwell Funeral Directors, 1 Quaker Lane, Thornbury, BS35 2AD
Christopher John Cooke
It is with great sadness to announce that Chris, aged 71, passed away at home on 22nd August 2022 following a short illness. Beloved husband of Helen, much loved dad of Emma & Matthew, father-in-law to Heidi & Bill & adored grandad of Georgia, Hollie, Hannah, Freya & Rufus. Funeral service will be held on Friday 23rd September 2022 at 2.45pm at Waterside Chapel, Westerleigh Crematorium. No flowers please. Donations in Chris's memory for St Peter's Hospice may be given on the day. All enquiries to Co-op Funeralcare, Downend, 01179 575500
(nee Heyward) Sadly passed away on Wednesday 31st August. Funeral at South Bristol Crematorium on 23rd September at 10.30am. Love Eileen, Janet, Jimmy, Robin and families x
Passed peacefully away at Southmead Hospital on Sunday 4th September, aged 91. She will be greatly missed by family, friends and all that knew her. Funeral service to be held at Westerleigh Crematorium, Woodland Chapel, on Wednesday 28th September at 10am. All welcome.