HERE are the death notices published in the Gazette this week:

ARGENT Stephen James

Sadly passed away at Farleigh Hospice on 4th March 2022. Aged 64 years. Beloved Husband, Dad, Grandad, Brother and friend to many. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday 31st March 2022 at Chelmsford Crematorium at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only, donations if desired, to ‘Prostate Cancer UK’ may be made via Tributes & Donations at or sent to Paul J King Funeral Directors, 10 Station Road, Burnham-on-Crouch, CM0 8BG 01621 784884

Barnett Alan Frederick

Passed away peacefully on 1st March 2022, aged 81 years. Beloved Husband to Audrey and a loving Dad to Martin and Michael. A much-loved Grandad and Great Grandad, who will be sadly missed by all his Family and Friends. Funeral will take place at Three Counties Crematorium on Monday 28th March at 11.30am. Family flowers only. British Heart Foundation has been chosen for family and friends to donate in memory of Alan 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

BOCKING Wilfred Stanley ‘Wilf ’

Passed away peacefully on 7th March 2022 aged 91. Much loved Husband of Phyllis, Dad to Michael and Carole, Grandad and Great Grandad. Funeral service to be held at Three Counties on Thursday 24th March 2022 at 10:30am. Family flowers only. Kind donations if desired in Wilf ’s memory are for Dementia UK and can be made via

David Joseph Boreham

Peacefully passed away at Broomfield Hospital on 4th March 2022 aged 83 years. Loving Husband of Josie. Beloved Dad to Ken and Tracey. Grandad and Great Grandad. Brother and Uncle. Father-in-law to Steve. Friend to many. Funeral Service to be held at the Strict Salem Baptist Chapel, Braintree on Wednesday 30th March 2022 at 12.00pm followed by interment at Cressing churchyard. No flowers please. Donations if desired are being received for Alzheimer’s Society and can be left in the offertory box or made online at All enquiries to G. Collins & Sons Funeral Directors. 4 The Street, White Notley. CM8 1RH Tel: 01376 583750

CLARK Paul Frederick

Passed away 1st March 2022 aged 69 years. Any enquiries c/o Braintree Co-op Funeral Directors 01376 551951

DYKES Colin Richard

Passed away unexpectedly but peacefully at Broomfield Hospital on 22nd February 2022, aged 73 years. Loving Husband of Penny, a much loved Dad and Grandad. Funeral Service at Chelmsford Crematorium on Wednesday 30th March at 3.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for the Royal British Legion may be sent to T Pennack & Sons, Funeral Directors, 1/3 Maldon Road, Great Baddow, Chelmsford CM2 7DW

HEATH Carol Ann

Sadly passed away at home on Monday 21st February 2022, aged 81. Greatly loved Mum, Nan, Great Nan, Sister, Aunt & Wife of the late Brian. Carol will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Funeral service will take place at Chelmsford Crematorium on Tuesday 29th March at 10:30. Please could anyone attending wear something Pink. Flowers welcome. Donations if desired to Dementia UK. East of England Co-op Funeral Services 115b Newland Street, Witham, CM8 1JQ. 01376 520870

Deborah Jane Lowe (née Ollington) formerly from Southminster

Deborah passed away on the 5th March 2022 at Watford General Hospital, Aged 64. She will be deeply missed by her husband Patrick, her son Stephen, and all her family and friends. Funeral Service will take place at West Herts Crematorium, Garston on Monday 28th March 2022 at 12pm (midday). The Celebration of her Life will take place afterwards at St Michael Manor Hotel, Fishpool Street, St Albans, AL3 4RY. Immediate family flowers only, donations to: or Details of both via their respective websites. All enquiries to Co-op Funeralcare St Albans, 109 Hatfield Road, St Albans, Herts AL1 4JS. Tel 01727 856050 Email: Via Website.

MANNING Edith (Edie) 1919 - 2022

Died peacefully on 28th February 2022. Mother to Geoff, Elaine (deceased) and Robert. Grandmother to 8, Great Grandmother to 16 and Great Great Grandmother to 7. She will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her. Funeral service to be held at Three Counties Crematorium on Tuesday 29th March at 2.30pm. No flowers please but donations to the NSPCC in memory of Edith’s love for children.

EDWARDS Andrew ‘Andie’

Peacefully died at home on 1st March 2022, aged 76 years. He will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Funeral service will take place at Three Counties Crematorium on Thursday 31st March at 3.30pm. No flowers, but donations, if desired can be made in Andie’s memory to ‘The Woodland Trust’ at or sent c/o Daniel Robinson & Sons, 31 High Street, Halstead CO9 2AA Tel: 01787 475533

Webb Maureen 

Loving and beloved Wife, Mum, Nan and Sister. Passed on the 4th February 2022 surrounded by her loved ones. Will be missed but never forgotten. Funeral service Chelmsford Crematorium 22nd March 2022 @ 15.30