The following death notices appeared in this week's Braintree and Witham Times.

Filomena Hammond. Passed away at Broomfield Hospital, Friday 16th October. Loyal Wife to Husband Eric for 40 years and Mother to Daughter Jennifer and Grandchildren in Florida USA. Filomena came to live in Braintree in 1980 and loved the town.

Winifred (Wynne) Baldwin. David, Peter, Leslie, Suzanne and Maria are sad to announce that their precious Mum, also a wonderful Nanny and Great-Nanny, passed peacefully away, Saturday 17th October 2020 in Broomfield Hospital. Now sleeping with the angels and free from pain. Always in our hearts dear Mum, you will be missed more than words can say. Enquiries to M Lucking & Sons Funeral Directors, Chelmsford.

Peter Ivan Game. Sadly passed away at home on 30th September with Daphne by his side. A beloved Husband to Daphne, Father to Terry & Anita and Grandfather to Amber, Ben & Luke. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday 22nd October at Three Counties Crematorium at 2.30pm. In celebration of Peter's life colourful attire will be welcomed. There will be a cortege route through Silver End for friends & neighbours to pay their respects. Family flowers only please or donations if desired to Farleigh Hospice. All enquiries to East of England Co-operative Funeral Services, 115b Newland Street, Witham, CM8 1BE Tel: 01376 520870.

Douglas Eric Albert 'Doug' Rice. Passed away peacefully at home on 13th October 2020, aged 89 years. A beloved Husband of Pat, Father to David and Step-Father to Joe and Family. Doug will be sorely missed by all who knew him. His funeral will take place at Three Counties Crematorium. Farleigh Hospice & Marie Curie Cancer Support has been chosen for family and friends to donate in memory of Doug. Please visit to make a donation and to leave a condolence message. Alternatively, donations may be sent c/o Daniel Robinson & Sons, 7 Manor Street, Braintree Essex CM7 3HW 01376 320582.

John (Charlie) Frederick Felton, of Silver End Passed away peacefully aged 80 surrounded by his family on 8th October 2020. He will be greatly missed by his Wife, Daphne, and family. Much loved Husband, Dad, Father-in-Law, Gramps, Brother and friend to many. A service will be held at the Three Counties Crematorium on 28th October at 10.30 am (restrictions apply). John will be leaving from his home in Silver End, along Temple Lane and Boars Tye Road at 09.45 am for anyone who would like to wave goodbye. Family flowers only, donations to Essex Air Ambulance, c/o Janet Davies Lady Funeral Directors, Fern House, 72 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex CM7 9BY.

Maureen Frisby. Passed away at Broomfield Hospital on 9th October 2020, aged 77 years. A private family funeral service will be held at Three Counties Crematorium. Donations if desired to RSPCA Danaher Animal Home c/o Janet C Davies, Fern House, 72 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, CM7 9BY, 01376 339300 or via

Raymond Lamb (Drummuir/Orkney). Peacefully at Weston View Care Home, Keith, on Sunday 18th October, 2020, Raymond, aged 72 years, (Orkney's resident archaeologist) best friend and partner of the late Ruth Anderson. Funeral private due to current health guidelines, but can be viewed via webcast. See Frank S McLean & Son Facebook for details.

Audrey Fairless. Passed away peacefully after a short illness at Farleigh Hospice on 9th October 2020 aged 84 years. Dearly loved Mother and Grand Mother. A private family funeral service will be held at Three Counties Crematorium. Donations if desired to Farleigh Hospice c/o Janet C Davies Lady Funeral Directors, Fern House, 72 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, CM7 9BY, 01376 339300 or via

George Banks. Passed away peacefully on 9th October 2020, aged 92 years. A much loved Husband of the late Doreen, Dad to Debbie and Father-in-law to Michael. Funeral service will take place at St Peter & St Paul Church, Black Notley, Followed by Burial. Family flowers only please. Donations for Alzheimer's Society may be made via our In Memory Donation Pages or c/o Daniel Robinson & Sons, 7 Manor Street, Braintree, Essex CM7 3HW. 01376 320582.

Joan Alice Goldsmith. (née Cripps). Was born in Plaistow 1930 and sadly passed away Thursday 1st October 2020, aged 90 years. She lit up our lives and will be sorely missed by her Partner Les, Son Lister, family and friends.

Peter Kevin Beard. 23.06.1957 -09.10.2020 Sadly passed away peacefully at home after a brave fight. Much loved Husband to Yvonne, Father to Katherine & Adam, Step-Father to Kate & Lisa. Service at Chelmsford Crematorium, South Chapel on Friday 6th November 2020 at 1.30pm. Restrictions apply. No floral tributes,but if you wish, please make a donation in Peter's memory to 'Together for Short Lives' children's charity c/o Co-op Funeral Directors, 4 George Yard, Braintree CM7 1RB Tel : 01376 528408.

Christina Glen "Ina" Mackinnon. Passed away peacefully on 17th October 2020, aged 92. Loving Wife to Lachie, wonderful Mum to Gill and David, all-embracing Nana to seven Grandchildren and three Great-Grandchildren. A private funeral will take place. Family flowers only, but any donations please to Farleigh Hospice c/o Janet C Davies, Funeral Director, 01376 339300.