HERE are some of the death notices from the Worcester News this week.

Irene Baldwin

BALDWIN Irene Doris Of St Johns, Worcester. Passed away peacefully on 7th February, 2021, aged 92 years. She will be sadly missed by all her Family and Friends. A private Service followed by Interment will take place. Family flowers only please, but donations, if desired for Marie Curie or Dementia UK may be sent to E J Gumery & Son, 68/70 Ombersley Road, Worcester, WR3 7EU.

David Copson

COPSON David Leonard (Dave) Passed away peacefully at Worcestershire Royal Hospital on February 5th 2021, aged 88 years. Much loved husband of Val, loving father to Peter, father in law to Gina and loving granddad to David and Hannah. He will be sadly missed by all his family. Grateful thanks to the staff at Worcestershire Royal Hospital and Malvern Community Nurses. Donations in memory of Dave are invited for The Stroke Association and may be sent to F. W. Spilsbury, Funeral Director, 12 Upper Howsell Road, Malvern, Worcs. WR14 1TL.

Sandi Elwell

ELWELL Sandi Passed away peacefully at Severn Heights Nursing Home on Friday, January 29th, after a short illness. Beloved Partner of the late Dave Lambert, she will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. A private Service will take place at The Vale Crematorium, Fladbury on Thursday, February 25th, 2021. Donations in Sandi's memory are invited for the Alzheimer's Society. These may be sent to E Hill & Son Funeral Directors, Pershore. WR10 1HZ.

Avril Ricketts

RICKETTS Avril Janice Beloved Wife to Ray until his death in 2019, Mother to Daughters Linda and Jayne and Grandmother to Faye. Avril died peacefully on Wednesday, February 10th, 2021, at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, after suffering a stroke. She will be greatly missed by all her Family and Friends, she was loved by many. A private Funeral will take place on Monday, March 8th, at The Vale Crematorium, Evesham Road, Fladbury, Pershore. WR10 2QR. The Family would like to give thanks to the teams at the Hospital and St Saviour's Surgery, Malvern for their care of Avril. Family flowers only please. Funeral arrangements and a collection in lieu of flowers for The Stroke Association to be directed to F. W. Spilsbury, Funeral Director, 12 Upper Howsell Road, Malvern, Worcs. WR14 1TL.

Eileen Cowley

COWLEY Eileen Beryl 1924 - 2021 Passed away peacefully on Thursday 4th February. When we lost our beloved Mum, We must learn not to live without her, but to live with the love she left behind. Loved and missed by her 5 children Michael, Andrew, Marilyn, Robin and Jennifer and their partners, 7 Grandchildren and 3 Great Grandchildren. No flowers please but donations for Cancer Research if desired at the funeral or to Worcester Funeral Services 01905 23499.

Sheila Brook

BROOK Sheila Patricia Ann (nee Bourne) Sheila passed away at Aspray House Walthamstow 16th January 2021, aged 70. A much loved Sister, Aunt and Cousin who will be greatly missed. A small Funeral Service 17th February, City of London Crematorium Chapel. Later date a memorial for her ashes interred in family plot at Claines. Donations, Cats Protection League in Sheila's name. Enquiries Coop Walthamstow 02085205454.

Peter Pinfield

PINFIELD Peter John Died on 29th January, aged 73. A wonderful husband to Patricia, father to Sharon and grandfather to Ollie and Alex . A cremation service to celebrate Peters life will take place on Friday 26th February at 3pm. Attendance by invitation only due to covid restrictions. Family flowers only and donations if desired to Diabetes UK, The British Heart Foundation and The Dogs Trust may be sent via or personal donations may be sent to family. Any further enquiries via Crumps Funeral Services, Tel 01905 773339. Thank you.