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Saturday March 13 1943

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PRAGNALL - On 12 March at 16 Huntley Road, to Mary (nee Redfearn) twin daughters

THOMPSON - On 10 March, at Oakvale Nursing Home, Collegiate Crescent, to Trudie (nee Gaunt) and John, 119 Herries Road, a still-born daughter.  Trudie fit and well, thanks to care and attention received at Oakvale.

- at City General on March 11th, to Mary (nee Bell), wife of L/Cpl Tonks, a daughter, both well.

Forthcoming Marriages               << Back to Top >>

DOWNING - SIMPKIN - The wedding of Joan, youngest daughter of Mr. & Mrs. J. W. Simpkin, Logan Road, to Wilfred John Downing, only son of Mr. & Mrs. W. J. Downing of Wayland Road, will be solemnised at the Darnall Congregational Church at 2.30 pm on Saturday March 20th.

NAYLOR - SMITH - The marriage has been arranged and will shortly take place between Lieutenant Frederick Dennis Naylor , RNVR, elder son of Mr & Mrs F. Naylor of Worksop (late Nether Edge) and Betty Marsden, only child of Mr & Mrs T W Smith, of Nether Edge, Sheffield.

The marriage arranged between Kenneth (RAF), youngest son of Mr & Mrs J Talbot, White Horse Inn, Barnby Moor and Ruby, eldest daughter of Mr & Mrs B. Jackson, 48 Hatfield House Lane, will take place at St. Hilda's Church, Shiregreen, on Saturday March 20th at 2.30 pm.  All friends welcome at the church.


BURNELL-DREW - On March 9th, at old Norton Church,  by the Rev. J. S. Pegge, Henry Ivor, second son of Mr & Mrs G. Burnell of Hemsworth Farm, to Dorothy, eldest daughter of Mr & Mrs H. Drew, 12 Norton Avenue.

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BARBER - 12th March at 18 Collegiate Crescent, Jonathan Barber, in his 87th year.  Funeral details later.  No flowers and no mourning by request.

BOYD - March 12th at 163 Bawtry Road, Wickersley, George Henry Boyed aged 74 years.  Interment at Wickersley, Tuesday 16th March at 3.30. pm.  No flowers

BROOKE - On March 7th at Inglenook, Robin Hood's Bay, Mildred, beloved wife of the late Rev. W. H. Brooke, late of Aston, nr. Sheffield.  Interment Robin Hood's Bay, Monday March 15th, 3 pm.

COWHAM - On March 10th, Frederick Thomas, age 79, of 353 Bellhouse Road, beloved husband of Lucy.  Service 1 pm, St Chrisopher's Church, Shiregreen,.  Interment Tinsley Park Cemetery, Saturday 13th,  2pm.

CROWSON - Edith, the beloved wife of Frank, fell asleep in Jesus March 11th, Royal Hospital, aged 70 years.  No mourning.  Interment City Road, Monday March 15th at 2.45.

FLAVELL - At Sheffield Royal Hospital, on March 11th, Arthur Colbeck, age 39 years, beloved husband of Clarice, 48 Kilnhurst Road, Ryecroft, Rawmarsh.

FRITH - On March 11th, 1943, at Ivydene, Queen's Road, Beighton, Caroline aged 84 years, dearly beloved wife of the lat John Henry Frith.  Service at Beighton Parish Church, 2.30. pm, Monday March 15th, internment Hackenthorpe, 3.15 pm.

HASLAM - On March 11th, suddenly at Fox Lane Farm, Holmesfield, Joseph, aged 55, beloved husband of Florence.

HENSON - Edwin (Ted) of Dronfield, dearly loved husband of Frences, passed away suddenly, March 9th.  Funeral service at Dronfield Parish Church at 2 pm.; interment Dronfield Cemetery at 2.45.

HOWELLS - On Wednesday 10th March, 1943, at 9 Bingham Park Road, Sheffield, Thomas aged 76 years, dearly loved husband of Mary Annie Howells.  Service, City Road Crematorium, Saturday 11 a.m.

HOYLAND - Suddenly on March 2nd, at St. Annes-on-Sea, late of Sheffield, Fred Hoyland, aged 40.  Was cremated March 6th at Carlton, Blackpool.

HOYLE - On Friday March 12th, at "Colbeth", Deepcar, Colin the beloved husband of Elizabeth.  Interment, Bolsterstone, Monday March 15th, at 3 p.m.  Friends and relatives please accept this the only intimation.

MARTIN - On March 11th, Fred, the beloved husband of Julia, at 40 Halesworth Road, aged 80.  Interment Monday March 15th.  Service at Handsworth Church 10 a.m. prior to cremation at City Road.  No flowers by request.

SHAW - Victor, aged 34, on March 9th at City General Hospital, dearly loved youngest son of Mrs. Shaw, 163 Malton Street, and of James Shaw (deceased), late of Lodge Inn, Spital Hill.  Interment Burngreave, 11 o'clock today (Saturday).

John W., - On March 4th at Wellingborough, suddenly after a brief illness, aged 59, father of James W. Shaw, of 10 Laverdene Avenue, Totley Rise, Sheffield,  Interred at Wellingborough on Saturday March 6th by the Rev. H. Bernard Hannah, of Northampton.  Lifelong employee of the L.M. and Scottish Railway Co.

WESTNEDGE - On March 9th, at the City General Hospital, Ben, aged 71 years, the dearly loved husband of H. M. Westnedge, 78 Portland Street.  Interment Monday at 12.45, Burngreave Cemetery.  Life's work well done, now comes rest.

In Memoriam               << Back to Top >>

ALVEY - In memory of Constance Mary (Mollie) Alvey, died March 13th 1928; also Ernest John, her dearly loved father, who fell asleep Jan 17th 1943.

ATKIN - Treasured memories of a dear son and brother, died March 14th 1942.  Always in our thoughts - Loving wife, sons Fred and Edwin, and daughters-in-law.

BACKHOUSE - Treasured memories of a dear son and brother, accidentally killed March 14th 1941.  Peacefully sleeping, free from pain. - From Mother, Sisters Anne and Fanny, Tankersley, brothers Percy and Lawder.

CAWTON - In loving memory of a devoted Wife and Mother, who fell asleep, March 13th 1933.  Also of her loved and loving daughter Constance May (Connie), re-united April 25th 1933.

GREAVES - In loving memory of my dear Husband and Father, who passed away on March 14th 1940.  Time moves on but memory clings - From loving wife and family.

HANDLEY - Esther - In ever loving memory of my dear wife, who passed away March 13th 1940 - From her ever loving Husband and family and grandchildren.

OGDEN - In loving memory of John, dearly loved husband of June, passed peacefully away March 13th 1940.  A day of memory sad to recall - From Wife and Sister and Niece.

- Treasured memories of our dear parents Thomas, died 13th March 1941; Esther Alice died 9th March 1943.  Reunited.

ROWBOTTOM - In loving memory of our dear mother, Elizabeth Ann Rowbottom, who died March 13th 1940 - Mary, Jessie and Harold.

SHEEL - Cherished memories of my dearly loved sister, Sarah Ann Sheel, who fell asleep March 13th 1942 - From her devoted brother George.

SNOOK - In ever loving remembrance of our dear Father, who passed away March 13th 1937.  Also dear Mother, died October 24th - Ever remembered - From the Family.

STANLEY - Herbert, a dear husband, dad and grandad, who died March 14th 1942 - From loving Wife, Son and Daughter.

TAYLOR - Treasured memories of Joyce, died March 13th 1940.  Time flies, memories linger - From Mam, Dad, Vera and Herbert.

In ever loving remembrance of our dear Mother, who passed away 13th March, 1923, at Moorside Farm, Dore - From Edith, Stanley and Hilda.

WOODHOUSE - In loving memory of Father, brother Herbert and sister-in-law Gladys, killed through enemy action March 14th 1941 - From Elsie, Ida, Birkhill, and Jack.

Acknowledgements               << Back to Top >>

AYTON - Mrs. FIDLER and FAMILY, of Froggatt, desire to offer their sincere THANKS to all relatives, friends and neighbours for expressions of sympathy and floral tributes in their irreparable loss; also to her own doctor and to the doctors and nurses of the Royal Infirmary.

LEE - Mr WILLIS LEE and JOAN wish to THANK relatives and all kind friends for their beautiful floral tribute and letters if sympathy during their sudden tragic bereavement.

POWNALL - The FAMILY of the late Esther Alice Pownall, 30 Steade Road, wish to THANK all friends and neighbours for kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes in their sudden and sad bereavement.

SYLVESTER - Mrs. W. SYLVESTER and Mr. & Mrs. FORD THANK all clients and staff of J. W. Best and Co., and friends, for kind letters and beauitful flowers in their bereavement.

TOMLINSON - Mr. H. H. TOMLINSON and FAMILY, of 26, Warminster Crescent, desire to THANK all kind friends and neighbours for expressions of sympathy in the loss of a loving Wife and Mother.

[Courtesy of: Ann Halford]

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