THE following death notices were published in the Evesham Journal this week.

Carol Margaret Tyler

Tyler Carol Margaret Of Ashton under Hill Passed away peacefully at Ashchurch View Care Home on the 5th May 2021 aged 77 years. Beloved wife of Gordon, much loved mother of Mark and Stephen and Grandmother of Daniel, Thomas, Jemima, Hannah, Harry and Cerys The funeral cortege will be leaving the family home on Wednesday 19th May 2021 at 1:20pm for those wishing to pay their respect Due to current restrictions, the service at The Vale Crematorium is private. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, for Dementia UK may be placed online at

Derek Iso Pepper

Pepper Derek I.S.O. Died peacefully at Warwick Hospital on May 5th 2021, after a short illness. He was a much loved husband, father and grandfather and will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service at St. Laurence's Church, Bidford-on-Avon on Friday 28th May at 12 noon. Family flowers only please. Donations in his memory for RAF Benevolent Fund may be sent to Merstow Green Funeral Home, Evesham or online at

Leslie Richard Hartwell

Hartwell Leslie Richard of Badsey Passed away at Richmond Village Care Home on 4th May 2021 aged 98. Loving Husband of the late Barbara, father to Judith, Dawn & the late Susan, father in law to Bob & Darrell, grandfather to seven & great-grandfather to eighteen. He will be dearly missed by all his family & friends. Special thanks to Richmond Village for all the amazing kindness & care given to him. Cremation to be held at the Vale Crematorium on 21st May 2021 at 3pm. Family Flowers only. Donations to St Richard's Hospice c/o Martin Grinnell Funeral Directors. 1 Bewdley Street Evesham.

Barbara (Babs) Byrd

Byrd Barbara (Babs) On May 5th 2021, suddenly but peacefully at her home in Pershore, aged 80 years. Much loved wife of the late Pat, beloved mum to Martin and Stuart, mum in law to Sharon and Gaynor, grandma to Josh, Katie and Archie. Sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service at Pershore Abbey on Thursday May 20th at 2pm, followed by private cremation. Please arrive early to facilitate seating, only 90 allowed in Church. Family flowers only, donations for St Richard's Hospice may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ.

Andrew Woolley

Woolley Andrew Passed away peacefully at Worcestershire Royal Hospital on May 4th after a battle with cancer, aged 59 years. Beloved husband of Jan and brother to Philip, much loved step-father to Alex, Geraldine and Michelle and adored Grumps to Ella, Charlie, Lola and Toby. Funeral will take place at St Andrews Church, Hampton on Thursday 27th May at 11am, followed by a private cremation. Family and invited friends only due to current restrictions in the church. Family flowers only please, but donations to Cancer Research UK will be greatly received c/o E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore, WR10 1HZ.

Anthony Robert 'Rob' Wood

Wood Anthony Robert 'Rob' Peacefully passed away at home on Friday, May 7th 2021. Much loved Husband of Jenny and treasured Father of Tim and Heidi, Grandfather of Jessica, Archie, Sophie and Josh. The Funeral and Thanksgiving Service at St Mary's Church, Sedgeberrow will take place on Thursday, May 20th 2021 at 2pm. Grateful thanks to the Dr's and Staff of the Dialysis Unit at Worcester Royal and the Oncology Unit at Cheltenham. Thank you for all the kindness and care of Evesham NHS Neighbourhood Team, Campden Home Nursing, St Richard's Hospice and Priceless Care Services. Donations, if desired, for Campden Home Nursing and St Richard's Hospice may be placed online at Enquiries Tel. 01386 49903.

Elsie Boulton

Boulton Elsie Of Pershore Passed away peacefully after a long illness on May 2nd 2021, aged 88 years. Much loved by her late husband 'Bunny' and sons Colin, Garry, Andrew and their families Funeral service at the Vale Crematorium, Fladbury on Wednesday May 19th at 1pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired for Dementia UK, may be sent to E Hill and Son Funeral Directors, Pershore, WR10 1HZ.

Susan Nobes (Nee Cornwall)

Nobes (nee Cornwall) Susan Of Badsey (formerly Chipping Campden) passed away on May 3rd at Alexandra Hospital, Redditch, aged 78 years. She will be very sadly missed (and never forgotten) by her son, Mark, her brothers Mike and Dave, and sister Joy. The funeral will take place at Vale Crematorium on Tuesday 18th May 2021. Donations to Midlands Air Ambulance at

Patricia Fiander

Fiander Patricia of Evesham. Passed away peacefully on May 4th 2021 aged 92 years. Much loved mom of Chris and Pet and Duncan and Maria. Devoted Nan of Sarah, Darren, Ryan, Nathan, Joshua, Laura and Ben. Treasured GiGi of Connah, Ella, Paige, Amber, William, Rhys and Darcy. Dearly missed by all who knew her. A private family Funeral Service will take place at The Vale Crematorium, Fladbury. Thank you to the Staff at Austen Court Care Home for the care and compassion given in her final days. Donations in Pats memory, if desired, to Dementia UK and The Vale Wildlife Hospital may be placed online at Enquiries Tel. 01386 49903.

Geoff 'Jackson' Thomas

Thomas Geoff 'Jackson' of Harvington. Passed away peacefully on 30th April 2021 aged 87 years with June by his side. A much loved husband to June, father, grandfather and great grandfather. The funeral service will take place at The Vale Crematorium on Monday 17th May 2021 at 1.00pm. Family flowers only. Donations to Dementia UK may be sent c/o Martin Grinnell Funeral Services, 1 Bewdley Street, Evesham, Worcs, WR11 4AD. Tel: 01386 422233.

Annie Darby

Darby Annie of Pershore. On May 8th 2021, peacefully aged 69 years. Much loved Mum to Katy and Kealy, Nanny to Oscar, Luke, Eva and Max. A private cremation Service will take place at The Vale Crematorium on Friday 21st May. Family flowers only. Donations in Annie's memory are invited for St Richard's Hospice. These may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ.

Teresa May (Tee) Wicks

Wicks Teresa May 'Tee' Suddenly passed away on 1st May 2021, aged 47 years. Beloved Partner of Mark. Much loved Mum of Carl and Tash. Cherished Nanny of Macey and Esme. Loving Daughter of Jenny 'Those we love don't go away They walk beside us every day' A private family funeral will take place. Enquiries to: Merstow Green Funeral Home, 20 Merstow Green, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4BD, Tel. 01386 49903.