The following death notices have been posted on the Evesham Journal this week.

IRENE EVELYN KEY (nee NEWMAN) "RENE" Of Evesham, formerly of Eckington died peacefully at Austen Court Care Home on 11th October 2020, aged 96 years. Much loved wife of the late Robert and mother of Mary and Bob. Dear mother-in-law of Jenny and a proud grandmother and proud great grandmother. Will be very sadly missed. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Eckington on Friday 23rd October at 11.00 a.m. followed by a burial in Eckington Cemetery. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for Midlands Air Ambulance may be sent to Merstow Green Funeral Home, Evesham WR11 4BD on online at

MARGARET HILDA ROBERTS "PEGGY" Of Pershore Passed away peacefully in her sleep at Wishmoor Rest Home, Malvern on September 25th 2020, aged 88 years. Wife of the late Jack Roberts and much loved mother of Chris, Sue, Carol, Phil, Shirley and Malcolm. Wonderful mother in law and amazing grandmother and great grandmother. Beloved sister of Floss, Joan and brother Jim. Family funeral (covid restriction) at Pershore Abbey on October 28th, 2020 at 11am followed by cremation. Family flowers only, donations to Pershore & Evesham District Down's Syndrome Support Group may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore, WR10 1HZ.

TERENCE WILLIAM THORN Aged 67 years. Passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at his home on Wednesday, September 30th. He did not suffer. Beloved Partner of Rita and dearly loved Father of Christopher and Melanie. Funny, kind, brave and irreplaceable. He was the centre of our world. A private family Cremation will take place on Friday, October 16th, at 10 a.m., at The Vale Crematorium. Due to Covid 19 restrictions, the Service will be invitation only. Donations if desired can be sent to Midlands Air Ambulance via or Jackson Family Funeral Directors Hanley Road, Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire. WR8 0PA.

JAMES ARTHUR BROWN 'JIM' Of Pershore Passed away peacefully at St Richard's Hospice on October 10th, 2020, aged 84 years. Beloved Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Family funeral will take place at the Vale Crematorium, Fladbury on Monday, October 26th at 11am. Family flowers only, donations for St Richard's Hospice may be sent to E Hill and Son Funeral Directors, Pershore, WR10 1HZ.

GLENN BROWN Of GEL Plant and Tool It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our beloved Glenn who passed away suddenly on October 4th aged 53 years. A much loved Husband to Emma, Devoted Dad to Leo, Eldest Son of Brenda, Brother to Martin, Also Son in Law, Brother in Law and Uncle. He will be very sadly missed by all who knew him. The Funeral Service will take place at the Vale Crematorium on Wednesday, October 28th at 11am. All are welcome but Covid restrictions will apply. Family flowers only please. Donations for the British Heart Foundation may be left in the collection box at the Crematorium or sent to Martin Grinnell Funeral Services 1 Bewdley Street, Evesham, WR11 4AD Tel 01386 422233