These are all the death notices published in the Colchester Gazette this week.

PRICE George Albert On 3rd November passed away in Walton-on-the-Naze. George aged 76 years. Sadly missed by Sister's and Brother's, Joy, Iris, Irene, Ron and David. Due to the present restrictions there will be a private family funeral service at Weeley Crematorium on Friday 27th November at 1:15pm. All enquiries to P.G. Oxley Ltd., 43/47 High Street, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex, CO14 8BE. Tel. 01255 675549 God saw you getting tired A cure was not to be He put his arms around you And whispered come to me

RIDDLESTONE Leone Doris Passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 4th 2020, aged 88 years. Much loved Wife of Harold. Precious Mum to Peter and Trevor, dearly loved Nan to Tara, Hayley, Daniel, Hayden, Victor, Alicia, Jacob and Mateo. Due to Covid restrictions attendance is by invitation only. No flowers please, but donations, in memory of Leone for Dementia UK, c/o East of England Co-operative, 1-3 Chapel Road, Tiptree, CO5 0RA.

TURNER John Arthur Passed away in hospital on 30th October 2020 after a short illness. Much loved Brother and Brother-in-Law to Pat and Tony and will be sadly missed by all the family. The funeral service will take place at Colchester Crematorium on Thursday the 26th Nov at 10:15a.m. Family flowers only but if so desired donations to St. Helena Hospice would be appreciated

CAMPBELL Norman Smith Passed away at Colchester General Hospital on Monday 9th November 2020, aged 90 years. Will be greatly missed by all his family and friends. A private funeral service to be arranged due to current restrictions.

BOOKLESS Jack (John) Sadly passed away at home after a short illness on the 23rd October 2020. Beloved Husband of the late Betty, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather and Brother. Limited cremation service. Memorial Service to be held at a later date. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Age UK or The Ophthalmic and Audiology Department at Colchester General Hospital may be given via All enquiries to Hunnaball of Colchester, York House, 41 Mersea Road, Colchester, Essex CO2 7QT

BUTCHER Jill Colleen Ivy Passed away peacefully on 1st November 2020, aged 85 years. Beloved Wife to the late Anthony (Tony) Butcher who will be sadly missed by her family and friends. A private family funeral service will take place 18th November 2020 at 11 am at Colchester Crematorium. Donations if desired for St Helena Hospice can be made online at funerals/muchloved or sent c/o East of England Co-operative Funeral Services, 89 Wimpole Road, Colchester, CO1 2DB

ALEFOUNDER Peter Loving Husband to Jeanette, Dad to Kim and Mark, Grandad and Great Grandad. Family flowers only. Donations to The PSP Association Charity may be sent c/o Hunnaball of Colchester, York House, 41 Mersea Road, Colchester, CO2 7QT. Tel: 01206 760049 or via The family thank you.

MITCHELL Pauline Valerie Passed away suddenly on Thursday 5th November 2020 aged 73 years. Loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother. Funeral service by invitation only. Donations if desired, will be gratefully received for the British Heart Foundation c/o Kemble Funeral Services, 59, High Street, Wivenhoe, CO7 9AZ 01206 822880

PAGE Maurice A retired fruit and veg wholesaler, passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday 22nd October 2020 aged 81 years. Much loved Husband of the late Anne and Dad to Darrin, Andrew and Jacki. A devoted Grandad and Great Grandad. Missed by all his family and friends. Due to current restrictions, private family service to be held at Colchester Crematorium. Donations, if desired, made payable to St Helena may be sent c/o R Gwinnell & Sons, 112 Ipswich Road, Colchester CO4 0AA or via the Tribute Page at

FUNNELL (née Hession) Eileen Mary Died unexpectedly but peacefully in Colchester aged 90. Beloved Wife to the late Ronald Leslie Funnell. An outstanding Mother to her 5 children and a very special Grandmother. Please remember her in your prayers. A private family funeral will take place. Donations if desired to Alzheimer's Research UK may be made via All enquiries to Hunnaball of Colchester - Stanway, 8 Villa Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex.CO3 0PU Tel: 01206 489212

Mr Donald Henry Stockley Sadly passed away after a short illness on 28th October 2020, at Colchester General Hospital. Donald was a loving Partner to Lillian, a proud Father to Lisa and Wayne and Grandfather to Sam and Liam. Donald was an active member to many social clubs in Brightlingsea including the RNA and enjoyed socialising and singing, with his many friends at Brightlingsea Community Centre. A limited funeral service will be held on Wednesday 18th November 2020, at St James' Church, High Street, Brightlingsea at 2:30pm. Due to restrictions at this time, all friends will be welcome outside to say their goodbyes. A private ceremony, will then take place at Colchester Crematorium at 3:30pm. In memory of Donald, donations will be collected at St James' Church, and to honour RNA and Brightlingsea Community Centre.