Current Funerals

These are the current funerals that we are arranging. Click on a name to see the funeral arrangements.

Nicholas John MERRIMAN

"Nic" passed away whilst on holiday in Gran Canaria on Tuesday 30th April 2024 aged 48 years. A service to celebrate Nic's life will be held at Amber Valley Crematorium. Swanwick on Tuesday 4th June 2024 at 1:00pm. Donations made in loving memory of Nic will benefit the British Heart Foundation, these maybe given at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations or be sent c/o Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, DE56 1AY. Tel: 01773 822059. Nic's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Marjorie ALLSOP

Marjorie passed away peacefully at Spencer Grove Care Home on Tuesday 30th April 2024 aged 88 years. A service to celebrate Marjorie's life will be held at St Peter's Church, Belper on Thursday 30th May 2024 at 10:00am. Donations made in loving memory of Marjorie will benefit Dementia UK & Diabetes UK, these maybe given at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations or be sent c/o Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, DE56 1AY. Tel: 01773 822059. Marjorie's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

John Robert FLINT

John passed away peacefully at the Florence Nightingale Community Hospital on Friday 3rd May 2024 aged 64 years. A service to celebrate John's life will be held at Markeaton Crematorium, Derby (Main Chapel) on Wednesday 29th May 2024 at 12:30pm. Donations made in loving memory of John will benefit Kidney Care & Diabetes UK, these maybe given at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations or be sent c/o Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, DE56 1AY. Tel: 01773 822059. John's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Monica Marjorie BOSWELL

Monica passed away peacefully at the Royal Derby Hospital on Monday 6th May 2024 aged 82 years. A service to celebrate Monica's life will be held at St Peter's Church, Belper on Tuesday 28th May 2024 at 1:00pm. Donations made in loving memory of Monica will benefit Treetops Hospice, these maybe given at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations or be sent c/o Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, DE56 1AY. Tel: 01773 822059. Monica's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Valerie ALLEN

"Val" passed away peacefully at the Royal Derby Hospital aged 87 years. A service to celebrate Val's life will be held at Amber Valley Crematorium on Thursday 23rd May 2024 at 2:00pm. Donations made in loving memory of Val will benefit the Epilepsy Society, these maybe given at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations or be sent c/o Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, DE56 1AY. Tel: 01773 822059. Val's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Mavis Winifred BENNETT

Mavis passed away peacefully at Holbrook Hall Care Home on Friday 12th April 2024 aged 97 years. A service to celebrate Mavis's life will be held at Trinity Methodist Church Duffield on Wednesday 22 May 2024 at 1:00pm. Donations to benefit Cancer Research UK & Macmillan Cancer Support, these maybe made at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations, or be sent to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY. Mavis's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Susan GOULD

Susan passed away peacefully at home on Saturday 27th April 2024, with her loving husband by her side aged 75 years. A service to celebrate Susan's life will be held at St Edmund's Church, Allestree on Monday 20th May 2024 at 1:00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations to benefit the British Heart Foundation, these maybe made at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations, or be sent to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY. Susan's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Shirley CARTER

Shirley passed away peacefully at home on Friday 26th April 2024 aged 88 years. A service to celebrate Shirley's life will be held at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Belper on Friday 17th May 2024 at 1:00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations to benefit Cancer Research UK , these maybe made at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations, or be sent to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY. Shirley's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Wendy CLOSE

Wendy passed away peacefully at the Royal Derby Hospital on Sunday 14th April 2024 aged 87 years. A service to celebrate Wendy's life will be held at Christ Church, Belper on Monday 13th May 2024 at 12:30pm. Family flowers only please. Donations to benefit The Brain Tumour Charity , these maybe made at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations, or be sent to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY. Wendy's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

David Alfred GREEN

David passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday 17th April 2024 aged 83 years. A service to celebrate David's life will be held at Amber Valley Crematorium, Swanwick on Friday 10th May 2024 at 11:00am. Family flowers only please. Donations to benefit Treetops Hospice and Marie Curie Care, these maybe made at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations, or be sent to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY. David's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Angela Susan BROOKES

Angela passed away suddenly after a short but tough and brave battle with cancer on Wednesday 3rd April 2024 aged 73 years. A service to celebrate Angela's life will be held at St Edmund's Church Allestree on Thursday 9th May 2024 at 10:00am. Any donations in lieu of flowers will be gratefully received and will go towards purchasing nebulisers for the local community and also to Macmillan Cancer Support, these maybe made at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations, or be sent to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY. Angela's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Maureen Ann SANDERS

Maureen passed away peacefully with family by her side on Wednesday 3rd April 2024 aged 85 years. A service to celebrate Maureen's life will be held at Belper Spiritualist Church on Wednesday 1st May 2024 at 1:00pm. Donations made in loving memory of Maureen will support the work of the Alzheimer's Society, these maybe made at the service, online at rydefunerals.co.uk/donations, or be sent to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY. Maureen's family thank you for your support at this difficult time.

Ronald FURBY

Ronald passed away peacefully at the Royal Derby Hospital Hospital on Thursday 21st March 2024 aged 95 years. A service to celebrate Ronald's life will be held at Amber Valley Crematorium on Tuesday 30th April 2024 at 10:00am. All enquires to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 1AY.

Myles Jonathan Douglas CHILLINGWORTH

Myles passed away peacefully at the Royal Derby Hospital on Friday 12th April 2024, aged 55 Years, A service to celebrate Myles’s life will be held at Trent Valley Crematorium, Aston-on-Trent, Derby on Friday 26th April 2024 at 2:30pm. Attendees are encouraged to wear something White & Navy (Absolutely No Red). Please NO flowers, donations if desired to support the work of the Macmillan Unit (General Fund) at the Royal Derby Hospital (Fund No 14001). Donations can be made at the service, via our website, or by sending cheques made payable to “Derby & Burton Hospital Charity” to Thomas Ryde & Son, 35 Bridge Street, Belper, DE56 1AY.

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Testimonials

What our families say

“We would like to thank Mark and his team and Dawn, the celebrant for the beautiful service and funeral procession of our dear Mum and Mama, Violet. We were all treated with respect and compassion. Once again, thank you.”

Diana

Testimonials

What our families say

“We would like to thank Mark and his team and Dawn, the celebrant for the beautiful service and funeral procession of our dear Mum and Mama, Violet. We were all treated with respect and compassion. Once again, thank you.” 

Diana