Peacefully, at home, on Thursday, 20th May, Valerie (Val) of Penrith (formerly of Threlkeld), beloved wife of the late Alec, a much loved sister, sister-in-law and auntie. Aged 80 years. Private Service and cremation at Carlisle Crematorium on Monday, 7th June at 1. 40pm. Family flowers only, but if desired, donations which will be divided between Hospice at Home Carlisle and North Lakeland and Cancer Research UK may be sent c/o Richardsons, Funeral Directors, Victoria Road, Penrith, CA11 8HR.