Richardsons Funeral Directors
Victoria Road, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8HR
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Recent Obituaries

Sarginson

Peacefully, at the Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle on Friday, 11th September, John of Eamont Bridge, Penrith, (former proprietor of Jos Sarginson Ltd) beloved husband of the late Doreen, much loved dad of Susan, uncle and friend of David. Aged 93 years. Service at Christ Church, Penrith on Tuesday, 22nd September at 11.30am followed by interment at Penrith Cemetery. For those wishing to pay their respects, the cortege will leave Eamont Bridge at 11.15am, enroute to the funeral. Family flowers only, but if desired donations in memory of John, which will be divided between Alzheimer’s Research UK and Cancer Research UK may be sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.

Richardson

Peacefully, at home, on Saturday, 12th September, William, of Smithy House, Dufton, (formerly of Ghyll House, Dufton),  beloved  husband of Nancy, dear dad of Antony, Suzanne, and John, father-in-law of Vicki, Chris and Dorne, a much loved granda of Ben, Josh, Beth, Emily and Emma, great-granda to Millie, and a friend to many.  Aged 96 years. Owing to the current situation, a family Service will be held on Monday, 21st September, at 2.30pm, at St Cuthbert’s Church, Dufton. The Service will be relayed outside, with socially distancing rules applied.  For anyone wishing to pay their respects. The cortège will leave William's home at 2:15 pm, travelling to the farm and then onto church.     Family flowers only but, if desired, donations in memory of William may be made to St. Cuthbert’s Church Restoration Fund, at the church, or c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.  

Jackson

Peacefully, at Eden Valley Hospice, Carlisle, on Sunday 6th September.  David of Penrith, loving husband of Yvonne, doting dad of Carol and Amanda, and a much loved grandad of Victoria, Emelia and Cameron.  Aged 72 years. Private Service at Christ Church, Penrith on Monday 21st September at 11:00 am followed by interment at Penrith Cemetery.  Family flowers only but, if desired, donations for Eden Valley Hospice, may be sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.

Radcliffe

Peacefully, at home surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday, 9th September.  Colin of Barco Avenue, Penrith, much loved father and grandad.  Aged 79 years. Private Service and Cremation at Carlisle Crematorium.  Family flowers only but, if desired, donations for Hospice at Home Carlisle & North Lakeland, may be sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.

Holliday

Unexpectedly, on Friday, 4th September, Mark of Blencow, Penrith, beloved husband of Anne, much loved son of Ray and Janey, dearly loved dad, grandad and a sadly missed brother of Karen, uncle and friend to many. Aged 53years. Service and cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Tuesday, 15th September at 10.20am. The cortege will leave Railway Cottages at 9.30am, passing Clickham Inn, enroute to the service. For anyone wishing to pay their respects at Carlisle Crematorium, the service will be relayed outside on speakers. Family flowers only, but if desired donations in memory of Mark for Pride of Cumbria Air Ambulance may be sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.

Gibson

Peacefully, at Winters Park Care Home, Penrith on Monday, 31st August, Nellie (formerly of Croft House and Castlesteads Farm) beloved wife of the late John, much loved mam of Elizabeth, James and Helen and a sadly missed mother-in-law, nana and great-nana. Aged 101 years. Service and interment at St John the Evangelist Church, Plumpton on Thursday, 10th September at 11.30am. For anyone wishing to pay their respects, enroute or in the churchyard, the cortege will leave Castlesteads Farm at 11.15am. Family flowers only, but if desired donations in memory of Nellie for St John’s Church, Plumpton may be made at the Service or sent c/o Richardsons Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.