Elsie Hodgson
Peacefully on 7th June in Hundens Park Care Home, Elsie, aged 86 years.
Dearly loved Wife of Albert; a much loved Mum of Anne, Kathryn and Vivienne also a very dear Nana, Great-Nana, Sister and Aunt.
Funeral on Monday 17th June. Service to be held in Wear Valley Crematorium, Coundon at 3.30pm.
Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, may be given and will be shared between The Butterwick Hospice and Marie Curie Cancer Care.
Please wear bright colours at the request of Elsie.

Betty Reid
Newton Aycliffe
7th June, peacefully in Rose Lodge Care Home, Betty, aged 86 years.
Dearly loved Wife of the late Fred; a beloved Mother, Mother-in-Law, Nana, Great-Nana, Great-Great Nana and dear Sister.
She will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.
Funeral on Tuesday 25th June. Would friends kindly meet for Service in St. Clare’s Church at 11.00am followed by interment in West Cemetery, School Aycliffe.

Robert Sproates
Died peacefully on 29th May, age 97 years.
A very special Dad, Grandad, Great Grandad and Uncle.
Will be sadly missed and loved always.

Bob Sproates
Dearest Uncle of Jean and family, also all the Townson family.
A true gentleman who touched all our lives for the better.
Will be forever in our hearts


Brian Dixon
28th May, of Newton Aycliffe, formerly of Tow Law, Brian, aged 68 years.
Dearly loved Husband of Denise; a much loved Dad of Adrian, Tracy and Andrew; also a very dear Father-in-Law, Granda, Brother and friend.
Would friends please meet at Wear Valley Crematorium on Wednesday 12th June for a Service at 10.30am.
Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, may be left in the collection plate provided for the Great North Air Ambulance Service.