The most recent death notices in Wales as families remember loved ones

These are all the loved ones remembered in Welsh funeral notices and family announcements made between May 12 and 19 on WalesOnline.

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To add your tributes or memories to any of the death notices of the people who have passed away, please do so at www.funeral-notices.co.uk/Wales .

In order of most recently announced for each area:

Cardiff

Mary Elizabeth Baynton

Mary Elizabeth Baynton
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(nee Holland) Following a short illness on 3rd May 2022. Mary aged 93. Beloved wife of Ken, much loved mum of Raymond, Kay, Gaynor and Stephen. Mother-in-Law to Fran and Heather. Cherished nan and great nan. Mary will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Resting at Summers funeral home until the service in the Wenallt Chapel, Thornhill Crematorium on Thursday 26th May at 2.45pm. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if so desired for Marie Curie (donation box at Service).

Peter John Clatworthy

Beloved brother of Brian and the late John, Jean, Mary and Geoffrey. Brother-in-law of Susan and Judy, and a much loved uncle and great-uncle. Funeral to be held on Tuesday 24th May, 11am, at Wenallt Chapel, Thornhill Crematorium. No flowers. Donations, if desired, to Velindre Cancer Care. Resting at Summers Funeral Home.

Phyllis Payne

Passed away peacefully on 12th May at Regency Nursing Home, aged 89 years. Widow of the late Ken, much loved mother to Kevin, mother-in-law to Sharon, beloved grandma to David and Charlotte and great grandma to Lilly and Anthony. She will be very sadly missed by all her family and friends. Resting at J.Pidgeon & Son, 539 Cowbridge Road East, Victoria Park, Cardiff (02920 226604) until the service at Thornhill Crematorium, Briwnant Chapel on Thursday 26th May at 3.00pm. Family flowers only. Donations if desired to The Alzheimers Society, Oldwell Court, Ty Gwyn Road, Penylan, Cardiff, CF23 5DA.

Constance Grattidge

On 5th May, at Bella Vista Nursing Home, Barry, Connie formerly of Penarth. Beloved and devoted wife of Derek and sadly missed by all her family and friends. Resting at Penarth Funeral Directors, Hickman Road Funeral Home, until the cremation at the Cardiff and Glamorgan Crematorium, Barry on Tuesday 24th May at 11.00am, followed by the funeral service at Elfed Avenue United Church, Penarth at 12.15pm. If desired donations in memory of Connie for The British Heart Foundation, may be received at church. Family flowers only please.

Joan Elizabeth Leitch

Suddenly on 21st April at UHW, Joan – dearly beloved wife of the late Robert Leitch, loving mother of Susan and Sally, much loved grandmother of Jamie, Rebecca, Jack and Tom. Adored great grandmother of Lilly, Harlow and Nate. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Resting in the care of Green Willow Funerals until her Service at Thornhill Crematorium, Briwnant Chapel at 11:15am on Wednesday 25th May 2022. Family flowers only, donations if desired can me made to support Cancer Research Wales in memory of Joan. Further enquiries to Green Willow Funerals 02920 524200

Clifford Thomas Stone

Clifford Thomas Stone
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(Cliff) Peacefully at home on Friday 13th May 2022, Clifford Thomas “Cliff” aged 73 years of Roath Park, Cardiff. Cliff will be greatly and sadly missed by all his family and friends. Resting with Michael G Ryan Son and Daughters Ltd 302 North Road, Cardiff Until Funeral Tuesday 7th June 2022. Service at Thornhill Crematorium, Briwnant chapel at 12 noon, Prior to cremation. Family flowers only please. All enquiries 02920 626101

Rhys Lloyd Thomas

Passed away peacefully at home in Cardiff aged 89. Formerly of Greenfield and Flint. Devoted husband to the late Helen Thomas (nee Robinson). A very special and honourable man. Tad arbennig i Alun a Sian. Taid cariadus i Tom a Mari. Enquiries to Pigeons of Cardiff, 539 Cowbridge Road East, CF5 1BD 02920 226604.

Terry Ekstrom

Passed away peacefully on 1st May aged 76 years, much loved husband to Mo, dearly loved father to Sara and Katie, father-in-law to Stewart, loving bamps to Sam and Sofie and brother to Frances. Terry will be very sadly missed by all his family and friends. Resting at J.Pidgeon & Son, 539 Cowbridge Road East, Victoria Park, Cardiff (02920 226604) until the service at Church of the Resurrection, Ely on Wednesday 25th May at 11.00am, afterwards to Cardiff & Glamorgan Crematorium, Port Road East, Barry at 12noon. Elvis has left the building. Floral tributes may be sent to the funeral home on the morning of the funeral, or donations can be made in Terry’s memory to British Heart Foundation, C/O Richard Lockett, 35 Claremont, Malpas, Newport, NP20 6PJ.

Keith Isaacs

Keith Isaacs
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(Former employee at Western Mail & Echo and Marks & Spencer) Passed away suddenly on the 10th May 2022. A much-loved husband, brother, father, father in law, grandfather and great grandfather. A celebration of Keith’s life will take place on Tuesday 7th June at 12:00pm at St. Peter’s Church, Mill Road, Dinas Powys. Family flowers only please. Donations in memory of Keith would be welcomed for MacMillan Cancer Support online at www.keithisaacs.muchloved.com or via the Funeral Director. All enquiries to Parkman Funeral Home, 19, Camms Corner, Dinas Powys CF64 4QY 02922 362101

Gerard David Moreton

(Gerry) It is with great sadness that the family of Mr Gerard (Gerry) David Moreton announce his passing on 27th April 2022, at the age of 77. Gerry passed peacefully at the Royal Gwent Hospital with family at his side. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Sandra, his children Michael, Bethan and David and his beloved grandchildren Ellie, Jess, Martha, Cam and Aeron. Charitable donations in memory of Gerry to Alzheimer’s Society Cymru Via www.greenwillowfunerals.com/tributes-and-donations/ Green Willow Funeral Ltd Eclipse House, Coronation Road, Birchgrove, Cardiff, CF14 4QY

Jason David Murphy

Jason David Murphy
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(‘Jacko’) Jason tragically passed away on Friday 29th April 2022 at home, aged 49 years. Devoted partner to Kim, devoted son of Terry and the late Betty. Amazing brother to Natalie and Michael. An adorable father to his wonderful daughters and granddaughter. A true legend with a massive heart who will be missed by all his family and friends. Resting at Green Willow Funeral Directors until the service to be held on Tuesday 24th May, 1.30pm at The Church of The Resurrection CF5 4HX, followed by interment at Western Cemetery. Any enquiries to Green Willow Funerals, Eclipse House, Coronation Road, Birchgrove Cardiff. Tel 02920 52 42 00.

Barbara Williams

Sadly after a short period of illness, Barbara passed away on 15th April 2022 aged 85 years. Beloved sister to Gerald, Geoff, Lynn and Mair, aunt to Martin and Paul. Born in Ferndale and latterly, resident of Radyr, Cardiff. Devoted supporter of a range of charities. Resting at Coles Funeral Directors until the service to be held at Thornhill Crematorium (Briwnant Chapel) on Friday 20th May at 11:15am. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, can be made to Cancer Research Wales, Velindre Hospital, Whitchurch, Cardiff, CF14 2TL in memory of Barbara. Donations/Tributes can also be made via www.colesfuneraldirectors.co.uk/funeral-notices-llandaff/ Confirmation of attendance would be much appreciated. To confirm attendance please e-mail info@colesfuneraldirectors.co.uk. All enquiries to Coles Funeral Directors 98 Cardiff Road, Llandaff, Cardiff CF5 2DT, Tel: 02922 091299.

Tina Lewis

Tina Lewis
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Aged 62 years, of Cardiff, suddenly passed away on 30th March 2022 at UHW. Sadly missed mother to Racheal, Antony and Charmaine, loved by all her family and friends. Love Antony, Kellie, Oscar, Grandkids and Sisters. Funeral will take place on Friday 27th May 2022, Thornhill Crematorium, Wenallt Chapel, at 4:15pm. Flowers/Tributes to White Rose Funerals (CF24 2BU).

Pauline Lockwood

Pauline Lockwood
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Peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family, Pauline of Ely, Cardiff. Beloved wife of the late Alan. A loving mother of four boys, a cherished grandmother and great grandmother, Pauline will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. Resting at James Summers Funeralcare, Newport Road, Cardiff until the funeral on Thursday 26th May 2022. Service at Roath Court Chapel, James Summers Funeralcare at 10.30am followed by Interment at Western Cemetery at 11.30am. Flowers may be sent to the Funeral Home.

Margaret Frances Panayi

Margaret Frances Panayi
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(Bunce) Formerly of Sully Rd, Penarth died suddenly but peacefully on the 3rd of May, age 78. Devoted wife to Frixo, beloved mother to Marcus, Natasha and Tara, loving grandmother to Tia, Tahlia and Theo. A funeral service will take place at St. Mary of the Angels church, Pontcanna, Cardiff, CF11 9BX at 12.30pm on the 24th of May. The burial will take place at 2.30pm at Northern Cemetery, Cardiff and the wake will be from 2.45pm onwards at Ridgeway golf Club, Caerphilly. All our mother’s friends and family are welcome to the service and wake. Our mum’s wishes were that donations be made to either Velindre Hospital or by way of flowers. Please note our late mother has requested that bright colours are worn to the service. The Panayi family would like to sincerely thank, with gratitude to all family and friends who have sent flowers, cards and beautiful messages.

William Edward Whitlock

(“Bill”) Bill passed away peacefully at Newton Care Home on the 3rd of May 2022, aged 91 years. Beloved Husband to the late Diane. Dearly loved Father to Terry, Linda and Paul and the late Brian. Devoted Grandfather to seven grandchildren and great grandchildren. He will be sadly missed by all that knew and loved him. Resting at D Caesar Jones Funeral Directors until his private funeral service on Tuesday 24th of May 2022.

Eleanor May Jordan

(Ella) 30th April, 2022. Peacefully at Bradshaw Manor, Rhyl, aged 89 years, formerly of Trellewelyn Road, Rhyl. Dearly loved wife of the late Frank, devoted mother and mother-in-law of Frank Jnr. and Kim, treasured nanna of Lewis and Catherine and Kate, cherished great nain of Louis and Lily-Rose and dear sister of Mike Jones. Funeral on Monday 23rd May. Service at St. Ann’s Church, Rhyl at 2.00pm., followed by Committal at St. Asaph Crematorium. No flowers please, donations, if desired, in memory of Ella will be gratefully received towards the Alzheimer’s Society c/o the funeral directors, Ivor Howatson & Son, Sisson Street, Rhyl, Tel. ( 01745 ) 331182

Francis Conrad Ward

(Frank) Sadly passed away peacefully at the University Hospital of Wales on 8th May. Loving father, grandfather and great grandfather. Frank will be greatly missed by family, friends and all who knew him. Resting at J. Pidgeon & Son Ltd., 539, Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff CF51BD, until the funeral service at Llandaff Cathedral (Lady Chapel) on Friday, 20th May at 10:30am. Family flowers only, any donations in memory of Frank may be made directly via website parkinsons.org.uk

Margaret Amy Brooks

Margaret Amy Brooks
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(Nee Pringle) (Lady Peggy) After a short illness Peggy passed away peacefully at UHW, Cardiff on 2nd May 2022, aged 87. Devoted wife to the late Jack and mum to the late Anthony. She will be sadly missed by her close family; son Geraint and Sharon, cherished grandchildren Aimee, Amelia, Hannah, Michael, David and Daniel. Also her many great grandchildren. Resting at Coles Funeral Directors until the service to be held on Thursday 19th May at 1:15pm at St Saviour’s Church, followed by burial at Thornhill Cemetery at 2.30pm. Floral tributes welcome. Donations in lieu of floral tributes if desired may be sent to NHS via www.colesfuneraldirectors.co.uk/funeral-notices-rumney/ All enquiries to Coles Funeral Directors, 792 Newport Road, Rumney, Cardiff, CF3 4FH, Tel: 02920 797 516.

Judith Elizabeth Davey

(Bunty) Peacefully at home, surrounded by family, Judith Elizabeth Davey, known as Bunty. Passed away, on 28th April 2022, aged 77 years. Beloved wife of Derek, loving mother of Eleanor, devoted nana of Evie, and sister of Lin, Paul and Mel. Bunty will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew her. Currently resting at D Caesar Jones Funeral Directors until her funeral service on 19th May 2022, at 12:45pm at the Briwnant Chapel, Thornhill Crematorium.

John Anthony Davies

John Anthony Davies
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(JAD) Suddenly on 30th April 2022, JAD of Fairwater, Cardiff aged 53 years. A much loved dad of Andrew, the late Mark, Caine and Roxanne. Beloved son of Leslie and the late Julia, brother of Sandra, Nicola, Yvonne, Amanda and Benita. A loving uncle and brother-in-law. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. Resting at Ely Funeralcare until the funeral on Tuesday 24th May 2022. Service and committal will take place at Cardiff & Glamorgan Crematorium at 3.00pm where friends please meet. Family flowers only please but donations in lieu may be given to Macmillan Cancer Support.

Jill Griffiths

Sadly on Saturday 16th April 2022 at UHW, Jill passed away, aged 89 years. Beloved mother of Judith, grandmother to Matthew and Beth. Great grandmother to Delilah and Orla. Resting at Coles Funeral Directors until the memorial service to be held on Monday 30th May at Thornhill Crematorium (Wenallt Chapel) at 2pm, followed by committal at Northern Cemetery at 3.30pm. Floral tributes welcome. Donations in lieu of floral tributes if desired may be sent to Asthma + Lung UK, 18 Mansell St, London, E1 8AA in memory of Jill. Donations/tributes can also be made via www.colesfuneraldirectors.co.uk/funeral-notices-birchgrove/ All enquiries to Coles Funeral Directors, 2-4 Heathwood Road, Birchgrove, Cardiff, CF14 4XE, Tel: 02922 093388.

Martyn Edward John

Martyn Edward John
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With great sadness, Martyn John passed peacefully surrounded by his loving wife and sons on 18th April 2022 following a sudden and short illness at the age of 66. Born and raised in Cardiff, Martyn leaves behind a legacy of love and generosity alongside a wealth of accomplishments and warm memories among those he leaves behind. A wonderful husband to Patricia, incredible father to sons Carl, Peter, Ryan, James and Martyn, a caring ‘poppa’, gramps, father-in-law and friend, Martyn will be unbearably missed for his sharp wit, brilliant mind, and kind heart. Funeral service will take place on Tuesday 17th at 9:45am at St David’s Church Cowbridge Rd West Cardiff followed by the committal at Cardiff and Glamorgan Crematorium Barry at 11:00am

Thelma Ruth Jones

Thelma Ruth Jones
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(Nee Penny) Peacefully after a period of illness at the age of 91 years, Thelma sadly passed away on Friday 29th April 2022 at home in Rumney Village, Cardiff surrounded by her loving family. Beloved Wife of Peter for 71 years, loving Mum to Helen, Allison and the late Christine, and Susanne. Dear mother-in-law to Paul and Malcolm. Proud Grandma to Martyn, Matthew, Claire, Rebecca, James, and their partners. Great Grandma to Kristen, Harry, Jonah, Phoebe, Jacob, Miles and Sophie. Resting at Coles Funeral Directors until the service to be held on Friday 20th May 2022 at Thornhill Crematorium (Wenallt Chapel) at 10.15am. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of floral tributes if desired may be sent to Tŷ Hafan, Hayes Road, Sully, Penarth CF64 5XX in memory of Thelma. Donations/tributes can also be made via www.colesfuneraldirectors.co.uk/funeral-notices-rumney/ All enquiries to Coles Funeral Directors, 792 Newport Road, Rumney, Cardiff, CF3 4FH, Tel: 02920 797 516.

Hilda Catherine McMullen

(Kitty) Hilda known lovingly as Kitty, died in peace on Monday 9th May aged 91 years after a short illness. Beloved wife of Alf, devoted mother to Philip and Hilary, daughters-in-law Kathy and Helen, loving grandmother to Nathan & Al and Naomi & Richard, great-grandmother to Summer, Micah and Kyra and sister to Carol and Margaret. She was loved by many relatives and friends and will be greatly missed. Resting at Green Willows Funeral Directors until the service to be held on Thursday 19th May at 3.00pm, Briwnant Chapel, Thornhill Crematorium. Family flowers only; donations to Cardiff YMCA. Any enquiries to Green Willow Funeral, Eclipse House, Coronation Road, Birchgrove, Cardiff. Tel 02920 52 42 00.

David Lynn Howells

(“Lynn”) Lynn passed away at the University Hospital of Wales on the 16th April 2022, aged 82 years. Beloved life partner of David. Lynn will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Resting at D Caesar Jones Funeral Directors until his private funeral service on Wednesday, 18th May 2022 at Penyrheol Cemetery at 3pm. No flowers, donations, if so desired can be sent to the British Heart Foundation.

Marjorie Ethel Todd

Marjorie Ethel Todd
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(Sydenham) (formerly of Todd’s Clifton St. Cardiff) Passed away peacefully on 26th April. Loving wife of the late John, much loved Mum of Diane & Phillip. Mother-in-Law of Roy & Sandra and a much loved Grandmother to her Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. Majorie will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral Service to be held at St Mellons Church Cardiff (CF3 5UP) on Thursday 19th May at 2pm. Family Flowers only please. Donations if desired to Cancer Research UK or The Alzheimer’s Society. Diane and Phillip would like to thank U.H.W. for their care for Mum while she was a patient & Forge Care Home for the short period she was a resident.

Marion Wheeler

(nee Chiplin) Passed away peacefully at her home on 30th April aged 77 years. Much-loved wife to David, dear mother to Martin & Nick, and a loving sister who will be very sadly missed by all her family and friends. Resting at J Pidgeon & Son Ltd, 539 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, CF5 1BD until the funeral service at Thornhill Crematorium, Wenallt Chapel on Thursday 19th May at 1.15pm. No flowers by request, donations may be made in memory of Marion to City Hospice, Cardiff.

Valleys and Bridgend

Lorraine Griffiths

It is with great sadness that the family announce the passing of Lorraine Griffiths. Formerly of 75, Caerphilly Road, Sengenydd. Who passed away on 29th April 2022, aged 72 years. Lorraine will be fondly remembered and deeply missed by her husband Vince Morris and their Family and friends. The funeral will be held at 12pm on Wednesday 1st June 2022 at St Martin’s Parish Church, followed by the committal at Penyrheol Cemetery at 1pm. The family would like to express their appreciation for the kind messages of sympathy and condolence at this difficult time. All enquiries to Caerphilly Funeral Services Ltd. Tel: 02920 862100.

Rose Mary Perriman

Rose Mary Perriman
Rose Mary Perriman
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Rose peacefully passed away on Sunday 8th of May 2022 at Regency House Care Home, aged 97 years. Beloved Wife of the late Leslie. Much loved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Resting at A J Stone and William Ham Funeral Directors, 1A Neville Street, Canton, Cardiff, CF11 6LP, until her service on Friday 27th of May 2022 at High Street Baptist Church, Merthyr Tydfil at 2.30pm, followed by committal at Llwydcoed Crematorium, Aberdare at 3.45pm. Floral tributes are welcome and can be sent to the Funeral Directors.

Ralph Gates

Ralph Gates
Ralph Gates
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Peacefully at the Princess of Wales Hospital on 5th May 2022 aged 83 years. Cherished husband of Pauline. Loving father and stepfather, devoted grandfather and proud great grandfather. Ralph will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service on Thursday 26th May 2022 in St David’s Church, Laleston at 11:00am followed by interment at Laleston Cemetery at 12.00. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent direct to The Guide Dogs For The Blind Association, Hillfields, Burghfield Common, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 3YG. All further enquires to Rosemount Funeral Home, 19 Coychurch Road, Bridgend, CF31 3AP, Tel:- 01656 653156.

Roger Hemburrow

Roger Hemburrow
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Passed away on 14th April 22 at his home in Cefn Glass, Bridgend, aged 79. Public funeral is to be held at Coychurch Crematorium on 23rd May at 11.30. Roger is irreplaceable and will be dearly missed by his family and friends. There is comfort knowing he is now at peace with his late wife Janet and daughter Sally. For further information please contact Kathryn 07482186885

Carol Marie Watts

(Davies) Peacefully at The Princess of Wales Hospital on Thursday 21st April 2022, surrounded by her family. Carol of Heol Pentyla, Sarn. Devoted wife of the late Bill. Much loved and adored mum of Paul, Martin and Clare. Loved and respected mother in law of Susan. Loving and proud nan and great grandmother. A dear sister of Alan, John, Jeff and the late Gareth and Ann. Sadly missed by her nephews, nieces and friends. Funeral service on Wednesday 18th May 2022 in Coychurch Crematorium at 12:00 noon. Family flowers only by request but donations in lieu will be gratefully received for Cancer Research Wales and may be sent direct to Velindre Hospital, Whitchurch, Cardiff, CF14 2TL. All enquiries to Rosemount Funeral Home, 19 Coychurch Road, Bridgend, CF31 3AP. Tel 01656 653156

Ronald Colin Sharp

Suddenly on April 27th Colin of the Graig Pontypridd passed away aged 78 years. A loving husband to Elizabeth and much-loved father of Paul & Ceris. He will be sadly missed by all of his family and friends. Resting at Co op Funeral Care, Pontypridd until the cremation service at Glyntaff on Tuesday May 31st 11:15am. Family flowers only by request.

Valerie Margaret Stone

Peacefully on Monday 25th April 2022 at Brookfield lane Pontypridd the day before her 92nd birthday. Wife of the late John, mother of Margaret & mother in law of Glyn. Resting at Co-op funeral care Pontypridd until the cremation service at Glyntaff Crematorium on Friday May 20th at 3:45pm. Family flowers only

Josephine Harwood Davies

Peacefully on 7th May at Dan-y-Graig House Care Home, Porthcawl, Jo, aged 82 years, of Tynton Road, Bridgend. Dearly beloved wife of the late Alan, much loved mother of Julie and the late Carolyn, mother-in-law of Paul, loving grandma of Kelly and Anna, great-grandma of Harley, Bronnie and Avery, and a dear sister of Kath, and the late James. Funeral Tuesday 24th May. Service and cremation at Coychurch Crematorium, Bridgend at 10am. Family flowers only, donations in lieu may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society c/o Mel & Ron Watkins Funeral Services, 2, Hilda House, The Square, Pencoed, Bridgend CF35 5NP. Tel: 01656 860545.

Swansea

David B. Cornelius

(FRICS) David, who died on the 12th May 2022, was the beloved husband of the late Hilda (née Grove) prior to her untimely death in 1996 and latterly in a loving partnership with Yvonne. He was a proud and respected father to Ruth, Mike, Jonathan and Alison and grandfather to Victoria, Kirk, Rebecca, Scott, James and Joshua and great grandfather to Tegan and Alys. A Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, David was for many years a partner in the local practice of Jno. Oliver Watkins and Sons and sole principal of Players Estate Office and Auction Mart. Funeral service taking place at Swansea Crematorium on Thursday 26th May at 11:00. Family flowers only please; donations in lieu welcomed, supporting Ty Olwen Trust via: www.d-b-cornelius.muchloved.com. If you have difficulty donating online, please contact C. Meirion Hopkin & Son. Tel: 01792 844513.

Elizabeth Ann Craven

Elizabeth Ann Craven
Elizabeth Ann Craven
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(Nee Williams) (Nancy) Peacefully on May 8th at Morriston Hospital, beloved wife of the late Vernon, much loved Mother of Colin and Michael and daughter-in-law Mandy. Loving grandmother of Rebecca and Joshua. Dear sister of Mairwen and the late Lynn, Waldo and Albert. Nancy will be very sadly missed by all her in-laws, nieces and nephews and by all who knew and loved her. Funeral Service to be held at Morriston Crematorium on Tuesday May 31st at 11am. You are warmly invited back to Morriston Golf Club for refreshments following the service. Family flowers only please. Donations if so desired can be made by cheque directly to Morriston Hospital League of Friends. c/o Sian Williams, 60 Pontardulais Road, Tycroes, Ammanford, SA18 3QA. If you wish to receive an acknowledgement please put your name and address on reverse of cheque. A donation box will be available at the service, for those wishing to make cash/cheque donations also. Graham J Sullivan Funeral Directors Ty-Hedd Funeral Home, Mynydd Garnllwyd Road, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 7QG Tel 01792 775262

Malcolm Colin Gilbert

(ex Mettoy / Corgi Toys) Suddenly on 9th May 2022 at Morriston Hospital after a short illness, Malcolm. Dearly loved husband of Sandra, much loved father of Carl, dear father-in-law of Rhian, loving bampi of Oliver. Funeral Wednesday 25th May service at Swansea Crematorium 11.00am. No flowers by request, donations in lieu may be made to Friends of Morriston Hospital c/o D.G.Attwell Funeral Directors, 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea SA5 9JH Tel. 01792 650205.

Gaynor Joyce Griffiths

Sadly passed away on 28th April 2022 at the age of 82 years old. Will be sadly missed by friends. Funeral to take place on Wednesday 25th May 12.45pm service at St Peter’s Church, Cockett followed by cremation at Swansea Crematorium, 2pm. Any further enquiries to D G Attwell Funeral Directors, 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea, SA5 9JH. Tel: 01792 650205.

Lillian Matthews

Peacefully on 4th of May 2022 at Hawthorne Court, beloved wife of the late William Matthews and much loved mother of David. Lillian will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Ty-Hedd Funeral Home on Tuesday 7th of June at 2.15pm. Followed by interment at Morriston Cemetery at 3.15pm. Family flowers only please. Lillian’s family would like to thank you, for all of your kind sympathy at this sad time. Graham J Sullivan Funeral Directors. Ty-Hedd Funeral Home, Mynydd Garnllwyd Road, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 7QG Tel: 01792 775262

Albert Stafford

Albert Stafford
Albert Stafford
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(Formerly of Port Eynon Transport) Following a short illness, Albert of Scurlage, Gower, passed away on 6th May surrounded by his family Beloved husband of Patricia, devoted father of Helen, Sharon and Sarah, Cherished Bampi of Emma, Mike, Sammy, Dan, Katie and Nicky. Much loved great-grandfather of William, Jack, James and Lizzie. Dear brother of the late Jackie, Leonard, Terry and Ann, a close and treasured brother-in-law Courageous until the end, surrounded by all who loved him. Funeral to take place at Llanelli Crematorium on Wednesday 1st June at 1pm. Family flowers only but donations, if so desired, may be made to (Cheques only) The British Heart Foundation c/o James Cowley, Cowley Family Funerals, Crossways, Burry Green, Gower, Swansea, SA3 1HR

Raymond Whitehead

Raymond Whitehead
Raymond Whitehead
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Passed away peacefully at Singleton Hospital on Saturday 7th May 2022 aged 77 years, Raymond. Devoted husband to the late Jennifer (Iffa), much loved dad to Kara, loving grandad to Joshua, Madeline and Annabel, proud great grandad to Bailee Rae and a loved brother, brother in law and uncle. Raymond was a true gentleman who will be greatly missed and lovingly remembered by all his family and friends. Funeral Service will take place at Swansea Crematorium on Wednesday 25th May at 12.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers if so desired to Haematology Day Unit Ward 11 Singleton Hospital c/o D.G.Attwell Funeral Directors, 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea, SA5 9JH Tel: 01792 650205

Pat Williams

Suddenly but peacefully on 7th May 2022 surrounded by the love of her family, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Pat Williams of Maes-y-Gwernen Drive Morriston. Devoted wife to John, cherished mother and grandmother, much loved sister and aunt, faithful friend and all-round beautiful person. Forever in the hearts of all who knew her. Funeral service will be held at Swansea Crematorium on Saturday 28th May at 11am. Family flowers only please, all enquiries to: Gwyn Jones Funeral Director 118 Trallwn Road Llansamlet Swansea SA7 9UU Tel 01792 771066 / 07483125296

Rev. Robert Bertram Humble

Peacefully passed away on 5th May at Singleton Hospital, Robert. Beloved husband of Olwen, loving father of Ruth and Olwen. Robert will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday 25th May 1.45pm at Caersalem Evangelical Church, Princess Street, Gorseinon followed by interment at Rhydgoch Cemetery (new section) at 3.15pm. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Dementia UK c/o D.G. Attwell Funeral Directors 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea SA5 9JH. Tel (01792) 650205. “Absent from the body, present with the Lord” 2 Corinthians Ch5 verse 8

Margaret Elizabeth Miles

Peacefully passed away on 9th May at Morriston Hospital, Margaret. Dearly loved wife of Fred, loving mother of Claire and Sarah, loved mother-in-law of Dave, devoted and proud Nana of Elliot, Jamie and Oliver, also a very good friend to many. Funeral Monday 23rd May 2pm service at St. David’s Church, Morriston followed by cremation at Swansea Crematorium 3pm. Family flowers only. Donations if so desired to Cancer Research UK c/o D.G. Attwell Funeral Directors 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea SA5 9JH. Tel. (01792) 650205

Arleen Thomas

Sadly on Monday 2nd May 2022 at Morriston Hospital. Arleen, devoted wife of the late Ray, beloved aunt to Andrew and Julia, aunt-in-law to Alison, great aunt to Lauren, Nicole, Olivia and Tom, Sister-in-law to Mary and Sister to Valerie. Arleen will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral will take place on Monday 23rd May 2022 where a service will be held at St. Michael’s Church, Manselton at 2:00 pm followed by interment at Mynyddbach Cemetery at 3:00pm. Family flowers only, but donations if so desired to Diabetes UK either through the Evening Post website or the Graham J. Sullivan Funeral Directors website, Funeral Notices. Enquiries to: Graham J. Sullivan Funeral Directors, Ty-Hedd Funeral Home, Mynydd Garnllwyd Road, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 7QG Tel 01792 775262.

Lily Devereux

Lily Devereux
Lily Devereux
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(Hepworth) Formerly of Murton Lane Newton, Lily passed away on 7th May 2022 at Salisbury District Hospital. Greatly missed by daughters Helen and Sarah, and all the family. Funeral service Friday 10th June, 2pm at Salisbury Crematorium. Memorial Service Saturday 24th September 11.30am at St Peter’s Church Newton, Swansea. Donations to Alzheimer’s Research UK in lieu of flowers may be sent to I.N. Newman Ltd. Salisbury SP1 1HL

Mary Doreen Discombe

(Nee Simon) Sadly but peacefully on the 5th May 2022 at her home, Doreen loving wife of Bryan, adored mam of Andree, cherished nan of David, Victoria, Hayley, Claire, dear great nan of Amelia and Olivia, loved sister of the late Gerwyn and Betty and sister- in- law of the late Jean. Doreen will be greatly missed by all her family and many friends who knew and loved her. Funeral Tuesday 24th May for a service at Swansea Crematorium 11:30am. Family flowers only by request but donations in memory of Doreen may be made directly to Dementia UK, 7th Floor, One Aldgate, London, EC3N 1RE. All enquiries to Swansea Funeralcare (01792 654369)

Gerald Mark Morris

Gerald Mark Morris
Gerald Mark Morris
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Suddenly on April 27th, Gerald, adored son of Rosalind and Gerry. Much loved brother of Michael and the late Jason. Dear father of his daughters. Gerald will be sadly missed by all his family and friends Funeral service to be held at Ty-Hedd Funeral Home on Monday 23rd May at 11 am. Those attending the service are warmly invited back to the Cwmfelin Club for refreshments following the service. arrangements entrusted to Graham J Sullivan Funeral Directors Ty-Hedd Funeral Home, Mynydd Garnllwyd Road, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 7QG Tel 01792 775262.

Mark Brian Drew

Mark Drew
Mark Drew
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Suddenly passed away on 4th May at his mother’s residence, Mark. Cherished son of Elaine and Brian, loved step-son of Pam, loving father of Jenna, Victoria and Elysha, proud bampie of Harvey-Jay and Alexus-Mai, much loved brother of Lisa, Lee, Gemma and Paul. Mark will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral Tuesday 24th May 11am service at Mount Pleasant Baptist, The Kingsway, Swansea followed by interment at Oystermouth Cemetery (new section) at 12.15pm. Family flowers only Donations if so desired to the British Heart Foundation c/o D.G. Attwell Funeral Directors 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea SA5 9JH.

Jennifer Lillian Jeacock

Jennifer Lillian Jeacock
Jennifer Lillian Jeacock
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Suddenly but peacefully on Saturday 23rd April 2022 at Morriston Hospital, Jennifer, beloved wife of Alan, loving mum of Stephen, Helen and the late Paul, proud nanna of Jenni, Jadie, Jessica, Emily and Dylan, dearly loved sister of Christine and the late Jacqueline and Islwyn, also a much loved daughter-in-law of Fred. Jennifer will be sadly missed by all her loving family and many friends. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday 25th May 2022 11:30am at Swansea Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if so desired to The Coronary Care Unit, Morriston Hospital c/o St James Funeral Home 31 St James Gardens Uplands, Swansea SA1 6DT Tel – 01792 643 840

Philip Neil Lorne Thomas

(Lorne) Sadly and bravely on 4th May 2022 at Princess of Wales Hospital Bridgend, Lorne of Clovelly Place, Newton, Swansea. Beloved son of Veronica and the late Philip (Big Phil), Lorne will be sadly missed by his cousin Amanda and all his family and friends. Funeral service at St Peter’s Church, Newton on Tuesday 24th May at 10.15am followed by interment at Oystermouth Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but donations in lieu if desired may be sent to RNLI (Mumbles) c/o The Honorary Treasurer, 9 Croftfield Crescent, Newton, SA3 4UL Further enquires c/o William Pressdee Funeralcare Tel. 01792 366513

Norma Edith Morgan

(nee Dowrick) Devoted wife of Ken, wonderful mother to Teru and Derek, much loved mother-in-law to Barry and Kim, cherished nana to her 5 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren, passed away peacefully on Sunday 8th May 2022 after a short illness. Funeral to be held on Thursday 26th May 2022 at Llanelli Crematorium at 4.00pm. Immediate family flowers only, donations in memory of Norma can be made to “Ward D” at Morriston Hospital cheques only please c/o Phillip Davies of Phillip G. Davies & Son Independent Family Funeral Directors Bethel Private Chapel of Rest, 2 Waunarlwydd Road, Cockett, Swansea. SA2 0GB. Tel: (01792) 581924. The family have requested that you all wear a splash of pink for Norma and invite you to join them at Uplands Rugby Club, Upper Killay following the service. Your life was a blessing, Your memory a treasure, You are loved beyond words, And missed beyond measure.

Anita Morgan

(nee Morris) Who sadly left us Saturday 7th May 2022. Much loved wife of Ken, devoted mother to Ian, Andrew, Robert and Gareth, cherished Grandmother, Sister, Aunty and Dear Friend. Service to be held at St. Mary’s Church, Swansea Tuesday 31st May 2022 at 12.45pm followed by committal at Swansea Crematorium at 2.00pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu to “Wales Air Ambulance or Cancer Research” via Funeral-notices.co.uk or cheques may be forwarded to Phillip Davies of Phillip G. Davies & Son Independent Family Funeral Directors Bethel Private Chapel of Rest Cockett, Swansea. SA2 0GB. Tel: (01792) 581924.

David Maldwyn Davies

Peacefully on Saturday 7th May 2022 at Ty Olwen, Mal of Tawe Park and formerly of Tai Gwalia, Upper Cwmtwrch. Beloved husband of the late Dreida. Devoted father of Mark, Nerys and the late Julie. Father-in-law to Martin and Wayne. Cherished grandfather of Lauren, Jack, Rebecca, and Tiaan. Dearest brother of Geraint and brother-in-law of Janice, Julie and the late Lyn. Funeral on Friday 20th May, 2022, leaving his home at 9.10am for service and cremation at Swansea Crematorium at 10.00am. Family flowers only. Donations in memory if so desired to Ty Olwen c/o Martin Donnelly, 53 Tawe Park, Ystradgynlais, SA9 1GU. Further enquiries to Wynford Thomas & Son Ystalyfera Funeralcare Tel: 01639 842422

Linda Davies

Linda Davies
Linda Davies
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Peacefully passed away on 1st May after a short illness at Morriston Hospital, Linda of Monterey Street, Manselton. Dearly loved wife of the late Graham, loving mother of Julian and Justin, dear mother-in-law of Joanne and Rhian, much loved gran of Curtis, Darcy and Lloyd, also a loved sister, sister-in-law and aunt. Funeral Friday 20th May 3pm service at Swansea Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Enquiries to D.G. Attwell Funeral Directors 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea SA5 9JH. Tel (01792) 650205.

Pamela Petherick Fifield

(Formerly of Ash Grove) Peacefully at Newton Court on Thursday May 5th 2022, Pam fell asleep in the sure and certain hope of the resurrection from the dead. The loving wife of the late Dudley, devoted mother of Stephen and Mary, Keith and Karen, Andrew and Karen. The treasured Gran of Rebekah, Matthew, Graeme, Katie, David, Amy, Emily and Adam and Great-Gran of Sam, Alfie and Oscar. Funeral at Christadelphian Hall, Nicholl Street, Swansea on Friday 20th May, 10am, prior to interment at Oystermouth Cemetery at 11.15am. Family flowers only please. Enquiries c/o St James Funeral Home, 31 St James Gardens, Uplands, Swansea SA1 6DT. Tel: 01792 643840.

Maerwen Frohwein

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(nee Thomas) Suddenly on 24th April 2022, Maerwen aged 83 years from Middle Road, Ravenhill. Beloved wife of the late David, loving and devoted Mam of Philip and Andrew, respected Mother-in-law to Elizabeth, cherished Grandmother of Kellie, Daniel, Sarah, Amy and Joe and much loved Great-Grandmother to Luke, Scott and Ella and a dear loved Sister to Hywel. Funeral cortege will leave from Maerwen’s home on Wednesday 18th May 2022 at 10:40am for Service at Swansea Crematorium at 11:00am. Further enquiries c/o Morriston Funeralcare, 105-107 Clase Road, Morriston. Tel 01792 798257

Francesca Gambatesa

Francesca Gambatesa
Francesca Gambatesa
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Suddenly but sadly passed away on 4th May at Morriston Hospital. Dearly loved wife of the late Giulio, loving mother of Michael, Gerald, Rosalba and Aldo, loved mother-in-law of Beverley, much loved nonna of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral Friday 20th May 10.30am service at St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Greenhill followed by interment at Morriston Cemetery (new section) at 11.45am. Flowers to D.G. Attwell’s Chapel of Rest, Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea Riposare in Pace.

John Gill

John Gill
John Gill
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Former employee of Metal Box and Ethnic Cuisine, John passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday 26th April 2022, aged 77 years. Dearly beloved husband of Mair. John will be sadly missed by all his loving family and many friends. Funeral service will be held at Margam Crematorium on Wednesday 18th May at 12:45 pm. Family flowers only please, but donations in lieu of flowers to be made to British Heart Foundation either through the Evening Post website or the Graham J. Sullivan Funeral Directors website, Funeral Notices. Enquiries to: Graham J. Sullivan Funeral Directors, Ty-Hedd Funeral Home, Mynydd Garnllwyd Road, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 7QG Tel 01792 775262.

Geoffrey Charles Leather

(Geoff) Formerly Fords Jersey Marine. Peacefully on 2nd May 2022 at Singleton Hospital, Geoff of Grovesend. Beloved husband of Marie, proud grandfather of Ben and Georgina, great-grandad of Jacob and Charlie, dear brother of Mike. Funeral service at Swansea Crematorium Tuesday 24th May at 12.30 pm. Family flowers only please, donations if so desired to MS Society c/o St James Funeral Home 31 St James Gardens Uplands, Swansea, SA1 6DT, Tel: 01792 643840

Stanley James Lee

Co-Founder St James Funeral Home, Swansea Sadly on Saturday 30th April 2022, at Singleton Hospital, Stan. Beloved husband of the late Julie, dad of Debbie and Sarah, grampa Stan of Louise and Rachael, great-grampa of Stephen and Sterling and brother of Brian. He will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral Thursday 19th May when a service will be held at Llanelli Crematorium at 1pm. Family flowers only, but donations in lieu, if so desired, to Mind Body EDS, c/o St James Funeral Home, 31 St James Gardens, Uplands, Swansea SA1 6DT. Tel: 01792 643840.

Elizabeth Roberts

Elizabeth sadly passed away at the age of 74 years. Elizabeth was dearly loved and will be sadly missed by her Mother Hilary, Son Andrew, Brother Jonathan, Grandson Jack and all who knew her. Funeral Service at Margam Crematorium, Longlands Lane, Port Talbot SA13 2NR on Wednesday 25th May at 13.45pm. Family flowers only. Donations may be sent directly to Macmillan and Guide Dogs if desired. Further enquiries c/o William Pressdee Funeralcare Tel. 01792 366513#

Elizabeth Josephine Bennett

Elizabeth Josephine Bennett
Elizabeth Josephine Bennett
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(Josie) Training officer at B.S.C. Suddenly on Monday 11th April. Josie, beloved mother of Mark and Deana, loving mother-in-law of Julie and Martyn, adored and cherished mam of Cassie and Niall, a sadly missed sister, Josie will be fondly remembered by all her family and friends. A Requiem Mass will be held at St Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Port Talbot on Thursday 19th May at 10.00am followed by a committal at Margam Crematorium at 11.15am. Family flowers only please, donations may be made in memory of Josie to the Samaritans c/o Mr Gareth A. Jenkins, Independent Funeral Director of Baglan Funeral Home, 115 Pentwyn Baglan Road, Baglan, SA12 8EB, Tel: 01639 790333

William John Clements Cole

William John Clements Cole
William John Clements Cole
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Passed away peacefully at home on Monday 18th April 2022 aged 93 years, William. Loving husband to Pat, beloved father to Anne, proud grandfather to Jack and Kate. William will be greatly missed and lovingly remembered by all his family and friends. Service will take place at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Townhill on Wednesday 18th May at 10.45am followed by committal at Swansea Crematorium at 12pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers if so desired to Stroke Association c/o D.G. Attwell Funeral Directors, 95 Eaton Road, Brynhyfryd, Swansea, SA5 9JH Tel: 01792 650205 Requiescat in Pace

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