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    Roberts. - The Funeral has taken place of Elwyn Roberts, who lived in Ponciau, Wrexham, and passed away peacefully at Wrexham Maelor Hospital, on the 13th August, 2015, aged 83 years. He leaves wife of 58 years Enis, sons Wayne and Kevin, daughter-in-law Gladys, sister Mair, sister-in-law Sally, and grandchildren Llinos, Lisa and Karl, great grandchildren Lauren, Jack, Nevaeh, Ffion, Joe and Seren. The Funeral Service was at Pentrebychan Crematorium, on the 25th August, and was conducted by Mr John Elwyn Thomas. THANKS - Mrs Enis Roberts and family sincerely thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind expressions of sympathy, for the cards, and for donations totalling £457 for the British Heart Foundation. Special thanks to Mr Neville Lucy and Mr John Elwyn Thomas for the Funeral arrangements and conducting the Service.

    Published in the Leader on Wed 02 Sep 2015

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    Powell Jones. - The Funeral has taken place of Arthur Powell Jones, who lived in Rhostyllen, and passed away peacefully, at Gwastad Hall, on 28th July, 2015, aged 82 years. He was the beloved husband of the late Myra Jones. The Funeral Service was at Holy Trinity Church, Esclusham, followed by Burial at the Churchyard, on 12th August, 2015, and was conducted by Rev. Gauge. THANKS - The family of the late Mr Arthur Powell Jones wish to thank everyone for the sympathy they received in their bereavement. Thanks also for donations in lieu of flowers amounting to £110 for the Poppy Appeal. A special thank you to all the staff at Gwastad Hall Nursing Home in Cefn-y-Bedd, and to Roberts Bros.

    Published in the Leader on Fri 28 Aug 2015

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    SYLVIA MAY CRISP - of 16 Brook Street, Llanidloes, passed away at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital on 4th June 2015 after a long illness. The service of thanksgiving was held at St Idloes Church, Llanidloes on 15th June 2015 when the Rev Liz Varley officiated. The tribute was given by Rev Jenny Garrard who spoke about Sylvia’s association with Oakley Park. Present at the service were Mr Joe Acris of Gibraltar; Sylvia’s son in law and Stephanie her Granddaughter. Shirley and Arwyn Powell; Sister and Brother in Law as well as Gary Mills (Nephew) and his wife Michelle and family. Several cousins and friends were also at the service. Samantha and Sabrina granddaughters and Evan grandson in law along with her great grandson Liam were unable to attend. Ronald Mills; Sylvia’s brother was also unable to attend. The Committal took place at Aberystwyth Crematorium where Rev Liz Varley officiated. Thanks; The Family would like to thank both ministers, the bearers and ushers. Thanks also for flowers given in memory of Sylvia as well as cards and donations given towards Chrone Research and Dial a Ride. Shirley would like to thank all who called at the house and for all the flowers she received, which were greatly appreciated. Thanks also to Mr Ian Hughes Undertaker.

    Published in the County Times on Fri 28 Aug 2015

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    Griffiths. - The Funeral has taken place of Ragna Griffiths, who lived at Bryn Celyn, Southsea, Wrexham, and passed away at Wrexham Maelor Hospital, on 5th August, 2015, aged 89 years. She leaves daughter Marion, son Malcolm, and son-in-law John, grandchildren Jonathan, David, Sarah, Nicola and Sarah, great grandchildren Matthew, Joy, Jessica, Iona, Zachary, Ioan, Jura and Finlay, sister Ingrid and family, beloved aunt of Christine, Karen and Susan. Ragna was born and brought up in the Faroe Islands, and came to Wrexham in 1945 as the wife of Elwyn Griffiths. They celebrated their Diamond Wedding in 2005. She was an active member of Christ Church, Wrexham, and the Lydia Prayer Fellowship. She was involved with many charitable organisations, and even in her 80s was helping in the Oxfam shop. Her command of English was excellent and, on occasion, people wondered where she came from in the UK. The Funeral Service was at Capel-y-Groes, Wrexham, followed by Burial at Pentre Broughton Cemetery, on 21st August, 2015, and was conducted by Gareth Jones, Pastor at Christ Church, Wrexham. Bearers were Jonathan and David Matthias, Bob Harthill and Mark Peacock. Mourners were extended family, friends and neighbours. Flowers were sent by family members only, as requested. Donations were given to Dynamic (Children's Charity) and Nightingale House Hospice. THANKS - The family of the late Mrs Ragna Griffiths wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their support and messages of sympathy at this time. Thank you also for donations received in her memory for Dynamic (Children's Charity) and Nightingale House Hospice. Special thanks to Broughton Hall and Magnolia House Care Homes, Pantomime Ward and Roberts Bros. Funeral Directors.

    Published in the Leader on Thu 27 Aug 2015

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    Jones. - The Funeral has taken place of Raymond David Jones, who lived in Tanyfron, Wrexham, and passed away at Wrexham Maelor Hospital, on 18th July, 2015, aged 72 years. He leaves brother Ronald. The Funeral Service was at All Saints Church, Southsea, followed by Burial at Southsea, on 29th July, 2015, and was conducted by Rev Aylward. Bearers were Keith Edwards, Geoff Davies, Eddie Fisher and Neil Hallam. Mourners were many relatives and friends. THANKS - Mr Ronald Jones, brother of Raymond Jones, would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for sympathy and flowers received. Thank you for donations, which went to All Saints, Southsea.

    Published in the Leader on Fri 31 Jul 2015

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    Hughes. - The Funeral has taken place of David Alexander Hughes, who lived in Gwersyllt, Wrexham, and passed away at Wrexham Maelor Hospital, on 1st July, 2015, aged 75 years. He leaves wife Jean, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Jack and Gladys, and sister-in-law Iris, cousins Roy and Alan (of Scunthorpe), and nephews and nieces Vincent, Chris, Michael, Gillian, Gaynor, Janet, Karen and Jayne. David qualified as a painter and decorator with the Wrexham Borough Council in 1961, and had spells working at schools and hospitals in the borough. He also worked at Tetra-Pak for 10 years. He was a lifelong motorcycle enthusiast, as well as having an interest in military history. The Funeral Service was at Pentrebychan Crematorium, on 16th July, 2015, and was conducted by Rev. Paulette Gower, Vicar of Gwersyllt. Bearers were Phil Hilson, Vincent Evans, Tony Darlington and Alvin Jones. Mourners were many relatives, friends and neighbours, too numerous to mention. THANKS - Mrs Jean Hughes and family of the late Mr David Hughes wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the sympathy shown in their bereavement. Thanks also for donations amounting to £500 for Pen Y Maes Health Centre and District Nurses and Staff at Bersham Ward. Thanks also to Roberts Bros. for their professional service.

    Published in the Leader on Fri 31 Jul 2015

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    Thomas. - The Funeral has taken place of Marlene Thomas, who lived in Wrexham and passed away at Lister Ward, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, on 30th June, 2015, aged 77 years, after a long illness, bravely borne. She leaves a grieving husband, and three daughters and their families. Mrs Thomas was a highly skilled psychiatric social worker, who was a team leader in the social services and also worked for a range of bodies in the health, child care and psychiatric sphere. The Funeral Service was at Pentrebychan Crematorium, on 13th July, 2015 and was conducted by Mrs Helen Hedley (Celebrant). Bearers were Mrs J H Gillam, Mr Neil Gillam, Mr Jason Demagalski and Mr Richard Taylor. Mourners were family, friends, neighbours and professional colleagues. Flowers were requested from immediate family only, but thanks are expressed for the very many cards and letters of sympathy that have been received. THANKS - Ben Thomas and the family of the late Marlene Thomas offer sincerest thanks to staff at Strathmore Surgery and Lister Ward at Maelor Hospital, for the excellent care and attention shown to Marlene in her final illness and to Roberts Bros. and Helen Hedley (Celebrant) for their sensitive and professional handling of Marlene's Funeral. Collections (for charities dear to Marlene) amounted to £600.

    Published in the Leader on Fri 24 Jul 2015

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    Davies. - The Funeral has taken place of Olive Davies, who lived in Wrexham, and passed away at Wrexham Maelor Hospital, on 28th June, 2015, aged 93 years. She leaves husband of 71 years John, sons Ian and Gareth, daughter Sian, daughter-in-law Tanya, son-in-law Neil, grandchildren June, Claire and Carl, John, Andy and Julia, and Richard, great grandchildren Ryan, Rebecca and Amy. The Funeral Service was at Capel Ebeneser, Wrexham, followed by Cremation at Pentrebychan, on 13th July, 2015, and was conducted by Rev. Trefor Jones-Morris. Bearers were grandsons John, Andrew, Richard and Ryan. THANKS - Mr John Ivor Davies and family of the late Mrs Olive Davies wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for sympathy and flowers received in their bereavement. Thanks also for donations amounting to £500 for the Renal Unit and Ebeneser Chapel.

    Published in the Leader on Thu 23 Jul 2015

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    Williams. - The Funeral has taken place of Sarah Ann Williams, who lived at the White House Residential Home, Grove Road, Wrexham, and passed away at the White House, on 18th June, 2015, aged 94 years. The Funeral Service was at Wrexham Crematorium, on 9th July, 2015, and was conducted by Rev. Jason Bray. Bearers were Roberts Bros Funeral Directors. Flowers were sent by family only. THANKS - David and family sincerely thank everyone for their kind expressions of sympathy, for cards and attendance at the Funeral, and for donations totalling £120 to the Guide Dogs for the Blind.

    Published in the Leader on Mon 20 Jul 2015

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    OLIVE MAY EVANS - of 9 Acrefield Avenue, Guilsfield formerly of Llandrinio sadly passed away on June 3rd 2015. Haydn and family would like to thank everyone for their kindness and sympathy extended to them in the loss of one who was so loved by them all. The family were overwhelmed by support from family, friends and neighbours. For all the cards and donations amounting to £1330.00 in memory of Olive were given to Wales Air Ambulance. A big thank you to all those who attended the funeral service at Shrewsbury Crematorium and also the Memorial Service at Llandrinio Village Hall. The Service was conducted by Mr Geraint Peate. A fitting tribute was given by Mr Graham Brown. Thanks also extended to the Bearers, Ushers, Pianist and Llandrinio Village Hall Committee for the lovely refreshments, to Geraint Peate Funeral Director for the kind and compassionate way that he dealt with the funeral arrangements.

    Published in the County Times on Fri 31 Jul 2015

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