Joseph Lucas Jones

Joseph Lucas Jones Passed away peacefully on 30th December 2020 aged 80 years. A much loved brother, uncle and friend. The family will be holding a small private service on Friday 26th February 2021 at 12:00 at Southend Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations are being sent to support the work of Cancer Research UK. They can be made online at www.aradams.co.uk/donate

Les Sapsford

Les Sapsford Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 24th January 2021 aged 78 years. Father, son, brother, grandad, uncle and friend who was much loved by all who knew him and he will be greatly missed. Private family funeral service to be held at Southend Crematorium. Donations may be made in memory of Les for Royal British Legion via www.stibbards.co.uk All enquirIes c/o S. Stibbards & Sons Ltd 01702 474389.

Roy William Herbert Snow

SNOW Roy William Herbert Passed away peacefully on 23rd January 2021 aged 93 years. A much loved Father, Grandpa, Uncle and friend. The family will be holding a small private service in March at Southend Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations are being sent to support the work of Re-engage they can be made online at www.aradams.co.uk/donate

Anthony (Tony) Collins

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Anthony (Tony) Collins Peacefully and with family by his side Tony passed away on 23rd January 2021, aged 68 from a cardiac arrest. Loving husband to Angela and a much loved father, gaga, brother, son in law, uncle and friend, he will be forever missed by everyone who knew him. Funeral Friday 5th March at 11.20 Southend Crematorium. (Weblink available). Donations only please to https://paypal.me/pools/c/8wLiJbLAQU

Mary Ann Fugl

Mary Ann Fugl Passed away 8th February 2021 peacefully in her sleep. She was a devoted Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. She will be sadly missed by all her friends and all who knew her from the clubs she attended, all the pupils that she taught and staff she worked with over the years at Leigh Beck School. The service will take place at Our Lady Of Canvey on Friday 26th February at 10.15 and Committal will take place at The Willows Cemetery at 11.30.

Phyllis Eveline Alp

Phyllis Eveline Alp 1924 - 2021 A much loved and respected lady who lived all of her 96 years in Great Wakering, died peacefully at home on 3rd February. Her funeral will take place at Southend Crematorium on 17th March at 11.20am. Due to Covid restrictions, numbers are limited but local friends are invited to pay their respects as she makes her final journey along Great Wakering High Street at 10.50am. Donations to Fairhavens via Guiver Funeral Directors www.guiver.co.uk

Margaret Beatrice (Peggy) Cockbill

Cockbill Margaret Beatrice (Peggy) Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 13th January 2021 aged 86 years. She was loved by all who knew her, Friends and Family. People will be saying their goodbyes in Wakering High Street as the Cortege passes through at 9:30 am on the 23rd February on route to Southend Crematorium. All enquiries c/o S. Stibbards & Sons Ltd, 74 Ness Road, Shoeburyness, Essex, SS9 4DG 01702 293 400

Christine Arundel

Christina Arundel 28.12.1935 - 12.01.2021 Sadly missed by Husband Tom, Son Christopher, Daughters Carole and Judith and all her Grandchildren. Funeral service at Holy Trinity Church, Wickhay, Basildon, on Wednesday February 24th at 11:30 am. Family flowers only please. Donations gratefully received for the British Heart Foundation.

Margaret Jang

Jang Margaret Patricia (known to all as Peggy) Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 10th January 2021, aged 81 years, following a difficult year. She was a much-loved wife, mum, nanny, sister, aunt and friend who will be greatly missed by all. Funeral service to be held at Southend Crematorium on Wednesday, 24 February 2021 at 2:00pm. All enquiries c/o S. Stibbards & Sons Ltd, 74 Ness Road, Shoeburyness, Essex, SS3 9ND. 01702 293 400.

Anthony Jack Legon

Anthony Jack Legon Passed away peacefully on 3rd February 2021 aged 88 years. A much loved father, brother and grandad. The family will be holding a small private service in February at Southend Crematorium.

Norman Howard Skinner

Norman Howard Skinner 'Hutch' Passed away 12th February 2021 in Southend Hospital. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Private funeral service to be held at Southend Crematorium for immediate family only. A service in memory and celebration of Norman's life will be held for all the extended family, friends and colleagues at a future date once it is permitted and safe for us all to do so. Family flowers only please. Donations are gratefully received for The Southend and Essex Masonic Welfare Trust or The Vulcan Restoration Trust c/o F.P. Guiver & Sons Ltd., 52 Ashingdon Road, Rochford, SS4 1RD or online www.guiver.co.uk

Michael Roberts

Roberts Michael Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 2nd February 2021 aged 83 years. Much loved Husband, Dad & Grandad. He will be greatly missed by all family & friends. Funeral service to be held at Basildon Crematorium on Friday, 19 March 2021 at 2:00pm. Donations, if desired, for MacMillan Cancer Support & British Heart Foundation via www.stibbards.co.uk All enquiries c/o S. Stibbards & Sons Ltd, 4 Commonhall Lane, Hadleigh, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 2RN 01702 558717.

Brian Sidney Wood

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Brian Sidney Wood Known As "Woody" Passed away unexpectedly on the 18th January 2021, aged 78 years. He was a Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather and an amazing man who touched many people's lives. He will be sadly missed by his Family, Colleagues that he had worked with over the years and all of his friends. He loved being part of the Masons, Mayor of Castlepoint and his time he served in the Fire Service. In these difficult times we will be having a private service for Brian. Donations if desired are for Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare and Dogs Trust via www.stibbards.co.uk/Donations & Obituaries

Gladys Jessie Ellis

Gladys Jessie Ellis It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gladys Ellis who died peacefully on Thursday 28th January 2021 aged 90. She will be dearly missed by her husband Peter, daughters Sue and Jackie, her son-in-laws, grandchildren and great grand-daughter and also her other loving family and many friends. The funeral will take place on Tuesday 23rd February 2021 at Southend Crematorium at 2:20pm. Family flowers only please. Please make any charitable donations to Dementia UK c/o F.P. Guiver & Sons Ltd, 416 Rayleigh Road, Eastwood SS9 5PY or via www.guiver.co.uk

Joan Ada Phelps

PHELPS Joan Ada Passed away peacefully Sunday 17th of January aged 100 years. Joan was much loved by all who knew her and will be sadly missed. A Private Family Funeral Service will be held at Southend Crematorium. All enquiries c/o S. Stibbards & Sons Ltd, 4 Commonhall Lane, Hadleigh, SS7 2RN. Tel: (01702) 558 717

Christopher John Williams

Christopher John Williams It is with heartbreak that we have to announce the unexpected death of Chris on 29th January 2021. Totally loved Husband, Dad and Grandad. The gap in our lives will be forever. Family funeral only on 1st. March. No flowers thank you but donations if wished via Stibbards for Just Ride.

Michael Victor Lane

LANE Michael Victor Sadly at Broomfield Hospital on 19th January 2021. Aged 78 years. Much loved Husband to Christine, Father to Michelle and Kirstie and Grandfather to Matthew who will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. The Funeral Service will take place on Thursday 4th March at Chelmsford Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations to 'Parkinsons UK' or 'Age UK' may be made via 'Tributes & Donations' at www.pauljking.com Paul J King Funeral Directors, 6 Corporation Road, Chelmsford, CM1 2AR 01245 264411.

Gary Fitzgerald

Gary Fitzgerald sadly died on 13th February 2021, aged 67. Much loved Husband to Jill, father to Toby and Olivia, Grandfather to Florence and Joshua. Due to Covid, we will be celebrating his life later this year. Please no flowers but donations in his memory to www.havenshospices.org.uk or www.icr.ac.uk

Valerie Mary Cubitt (Nee Speight)

CUBITT Valerie Mary (Née Speight) It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our much loved Wife (to Robert), Mother (to Stephen, Martin, Jackie, Paul and their partners), Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister and Aunt, who passed away unexpectedly at Southend University Hospital on 24th January 2021 aged 78. She will be greatly missed by all her loving family and friends. Due to COVID restrictions a family funeral will take place. No flowers, donations for Save the Children: https://www.savethechildren.org.uk/donate

Olive Joyce Marmol

In loving memory of Olive Joyce Marmol Passed away in Southend Hospital on 1st January 2021 aged 95. Funeral Service to be held at Southend Crematorium on Monday 8th March.