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Funeral Notices



Mina Earls

31st January 2021

Called home peacefully at Kingsland Private Care Home, Bangor and late of Mossley Road, Ballyrobert. Dearly loved sister of Olive and a devoted aunt and great-aunt. Funeral private. Always loved and remembered by all the family circle. Safe in Gods Keeping.



Brian Malcolm Martin

29th January 2021

Peacefully at Ben Madigan Nursing Home, much-loved father of Kieran, Barry and Sheelagh, father-in-law of Martina and Jim, loving grandfather of Claire, Catherine and Jaime and brother of Patricia and Peter. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The celebration of Brian's life can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Wednesday 3rd February at 3:00 p.m. No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to RNLI and Mourne Mountain Rescue Team c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. He will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle. No more suffering, at peace in God's hands.



Aaron James Galbraith

27th January 2021

Dearly-loved father of Melissa and much-loved brother of Mark and Donna. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Saturday 30th January at 1.30 p.m. He will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle.



Christopher Kirkwood

26th January 2021

Dearly-loved father of Callum, beloved son of the late Marbeth, step-son of Paul and loving brother of the late Andrew. Due to current circumstances the house and funeral are private. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to MNDA (Motor Neurone Disease Association) c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone, 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered. You will always be in our thoughts.



Rev. David Alexander Hamill

24th January 2021

Peacefully at home, dearly-loved husband of Isabel and much-loved father of Lauren. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Carrick Church of the Nazarene Facebook page on Saturday 30th January at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Belfast First Church of the Nazarene Building Fund c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 02893344242. He will be loved and remembered always. Isaiah 40:11 He gathers the lambs in His arms and carry's them close to His heart.



Agnes Dowey

23rd January 2021

Called Home peacefully at Ben Madigan Private Nursing Home. Dearly loved mother of Robin, Clair, Grace, Gemma and a mother-in-law and grandmother. Due to current circumstances the house and  funeral are private. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Friends of VisPa Children's Orphanage Kenya c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. At Home with the Lord.



Mary Elizabeth Harper (nee Simpson)

23rd January 2021

Peacefully at her home in Ballynure. Beloved wife of the late James (Jamesy), much loved mother of Sam, Wilma, William and wife Lorraine, Donna and partner Jack, loving sister of David, sister-in-law of Jean, cherished grandmother of Paul, Nicola, Chloe, Louise, T.J., Clarissa, Victoria, the late Gareth and devoted great-grandmother of Daniel and Emily. Due to current circumstances the house and funeral are private. The service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Director's website on Wednesday 27th January at 2.00pm. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired may be made to Chest, Heart & Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone, 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by all the family circle. God called your name so softly that only you could hear, and no-one heard the footsteps of the angels drawing near. It broke our hearts to lose you but you did not go alone, for part of us went with you the day God called you home.



Eileen Elizabeth Houston (nee Holden)

23rd January 2021

Peacefully at Hamilton Private Nursing Home, late of Trenchill Road, Ballyclare. Dearly loved wife of Willie, much loved mother of Stephen (Staffy), William, Jane, Sam and Jacqueline, mother-in-law of Mary, Patricia, John, Melissa and Johnny, granny of Bill, Stafford, Robert, Amy, Madi, Ellie, Emily and great-grandmother of Jazmin, Maisy, Martha and Isabella. Due to current circumstances the house and funeral are strictly private. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired may be made to the Alzheimers Society NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone, 028 93344242. Will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by all the family circle at home and abroad.



Ellen Sharpe

22nd January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, beloved wife of the late Billy, much-loved mother of Billy, Valerie, Helen, the late James and a loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Tuesday 26th January at 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Neonatal Unit, Antrim c/o and cheques made payable to Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 02893344242. We who loved you won't walk away, we'll be beside you every day.



Lavinia James (nee McCullough)

20th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, late of Ballyclare. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth (Ken) who passed away on December 27th 2020, devoted mother of Desy, Carol and Colin, mother-in-law of Wilma, Richard and Glenda, much loved grandmother of Matthew, Amie and fiance Alex, Jamie, Adam, Ethan and Caleb. Due to current circumstances the Funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Monday 25th January at 2.00 p.m.  Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to the Alzheimers Society c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. We who loved you won't walk away, we'll be beside you every day.



Joan Lamont Brown

19th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, formerly of Rathfern, Newtownabbey, beloved wife of the late Bertie, much-loved mother of Paul, Colin and the late John and Julie, mother-in-law of Carolanne, Jean, Mick, a loving grandmother and great-grandmother. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Friday 22nd January at 10.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Cancer Research NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Time slips past but memories last.



William John (Billy) Phillips

19th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, late of Cloughview, Ballyclare. Beloved husband of the late Sylvia, much loved and devoted father of Barbara and fiance Mark. Due to current circumstances the house and  funeral are private. The Service can be viewed live on  Monday 25th January at 11.00am at https://fb.me/e/11URIIAIb Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to N.I. Hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. God saw you getting tired, when a cure was not to be, so he wrapped his arms around you and whispered come to me.



William John (Davy) Brown

18th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, late of Carmavy, Nutts Corner, Crumlin. Beloved husband of the late Katie, devoted father of David, William, George, Collen and Catherine and a loving father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather. Due to current circumstances the house and funeral are private. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired to Dementia NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone, 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by all the family. In silence he suffered, with patience, he bore. Till God called him homeward to suffer no more.



Cyril Kelly

18th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, late of Waverley, Carnmoney, dearly-loved husband of Vivien, devoted father of Leanne and husband Darrell, Christopher and partner Jacqueline, Iain and wife Julianne and much-loved grandfather of Jenna, Lillia, Charlie, Lauren, Joe and Ceejay. Due to current circumstances the funeral is private. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to The Salvation Army c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Thank you for loving and sharing, God bless you and keep you until we meet again.



May (Mary) Morrow

18th January 2021

Very peacefully at Hamilton Private Nursing Home, late of Rathmena, Ballyclare and formerly of Dundonald. Beloved wife of the late Victor, much loved mother of Kathleen, David, Anne and Christine, mother-in-law of Alan, John and Colin. A wonderful loving Nannie to all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The funeral is private. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the RNLI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Your name was called so softly that only you could hear, and no-one heard the footsteps of the angels drawing near. It broke our hearts to lose you but you did not go alone, for part of us went with you the day God called you home. Treasured memories will keep you near.



Margaret Megaw (Peggy) Lusty

17th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, beloved wife of the late Tommy, much-loved mother of Noel, David, Michael, Fiona and Gail and a loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Friday 22nd January at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Chest, Heart and Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 02893344242. Benidorm Madge the Burnthill Bingo Queen. Till we meet again dear mother.



Winifred (Winnie) Stitt

17th January 2021

Peacefully at Abbeylands Care Home. Beloved wife of the late Herbie Stitt, much-loved mother of Brian, Joan and Freda and a loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Due to current restrictions the Funeral is private. She will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle. Peace, perfect peace.



Florence Jean (Jeany) Carson

16th January 2021

Peacefully at Ben Madigan Nursing Home, late of Carwood, Glengormley, dearly beloved wife of the late Bill (died January 9th 2021), loving mother of Ruth, Linda and Carol, mother-in-law of Michael and James, devoted granny of Chloe, Ryan and Roxy. Inseparable in life and in death, Bill and Jean will be deeply missed by their heartbroken daughters and family circle. Funeral private due to government guidelines. Smile though your heart is aching, smile even though it's breaking, when there are clouds in the sky you'll get by, if you smile through your fear and sorrow, smile and maybe tomorrow, you'll see the sun come shining through for you.



Alexandra Greer (Sandra) Taylor

16th January 2021

Peacefully at Antrim Hospital, much-loved wife of the late Jimmy, loving sister to Deirdre, brother Robert, late brothers Tommy and William and late sister June.  Deeply regretted by her nephews and nieces, wider family circle and friends. House and funeral strictly private due to the current restrictions.  Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to Marie Curie c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Words are few, thoughts are deep, memories of you are ours to keep.



Muriel Patterson

15th January 2021

Passed away peacefully after a short illness in the NI Hospice,  late of Upper Road, Greenisland. Adored wife of Ken, devoted mum of David and Jonathan, loved mother-in-law of Lian and Susanne, cherished gran of Sophie, John, Isla and Betsy.  Family flowers only please, but donations in lieu, if desired, to the NI hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 02893344242.  Due to current restrictions the house and funeral are private.  Sadly missed by all the family and circle of friends.
"I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me" Philippians 4:13



James Stewart (Perky) Hamilton

14th January 2021

Peacefully at Antrim Area Hospital, late of Lisnalinchy, Ballyclare and formerly of Sion Mills. Beloved partner of Eileen, cherished father and stepfather of Olga, Coleen and Carol, dear brother of Charlie, Richard, Sammy, the late Margaret and a devoted grandfather and great-grandfather. Due to current restrictions the house and funeral are private. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 02893344242. Will be sadly missed by all the family circle. Peacefully sleeping.



David Wallace Craig

12th January 2021

Dearly-loved husband of Heidi, much-loved father of Sarah, father-in-law of Stephen and loving grandpa of Luca. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Friday 15th January at 1.00 p.m. Treasured memories will keep you near to our hearts.



Jane Spence

12th January 2021

Peacefully at home, beloved wife of the late Thomas, much-loved mother of David, mother-in-law of Ruby and loving sister of Lily and Kenneth. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. Family flowers only please. She will be loved and remembered always. At rest.



William Kerrigan

11th January 2021

Called Home suddenly at his home in Newtownabbey. Dearly loved and loving husband of Ella. Sadly due to current restrictions the house and funeral are private. The Service can be viewed live on Friday 22nd January at 11.00 a.m. on Abbots Cross Congregational Church Website on the following link. https://www.sermonaudio.com/solo/abbotscrosscong/ Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Prayer for Israel c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. He will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle. The Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord. JOB 1:21



Derrick Barr

11th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, beloved son of the late Andrew and Mary, much-loved brother of Drew and the late Harold, brother-in-law of Molly and the late Georgie and loving uncle of Andrea, Stephen, Julie and Jeffrey. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Thursday 14th January at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Parkinson's UK c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. He will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle. Peace after suffering.



Annie Fullerton McGran (nee White)

11th January 2021

Peacefully at Ballyclare Private Nursing Home. Beloved wife of the late John, loving mother of Lily, Anne, Helen and the late John. Dearly loved grandmother of Julie, Caroline, Elaine, Alan, Glenn and Neil and a much loved mother-in-law, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. Due to current circumstances the funeral is private.  Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to Chest, Heart and Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242.  Will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all the family circle. At peace with loved ones.



William James (Bill) Carson

9th January 2021

At Antrim Area Hospital, late of Carwood, Glengormley and Ben Madigan Nursing Home. Dearly beloved husband of Jean, loving father of Ruth, Linda and Carol, father-in-law of Michael and James, devoted Papa of Chloe, Ryan and Roxy. Funeral private due to government guidelines. Hold Thou Thy Cross before my closing eyes, Shine through the gloom and point me to the skies, Heaven's morning breaks, and earth's vain shadows flee, In life, in death, O Lord, abide with me.



Robert James Weatherup

8th January 2021

Peacefully at home, dearly-loved husband of Mavis, much-loved father of Norman, father-in-law of Mary, loving grandfather of David, Lydia, Sarah and Deborah, brother of Jeanie, Charlotte and husband Ernie, uncle of Derek and family. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. Christ died for our sins.



Samuel (Sammy) Kyle

8th January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, dearly-loved husband of Kate, much-loved father of Julie and Ruth and father-in-law of Owen. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Monday 11th January at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Braehill Baptist Church c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. He will be loved and remembered always.



Marbeth (Margaret Elizabeth) Kirkwood

7th January 2021

At hospital, late of Ballyclare, loving partner of Paul, devoted mother of Christopher and the late Andrew, much-loved grandmother of Callum. Due to current circumstances the house and funeral are private. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to MNDA (Motor Neurone Disease Association) c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone, 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered. You will always be in our thoughts.

Dearly-loved sister of Roy, Eric, Merle, Nat, Lyle, Patricia, Gerald, Rodney, Agnes and the late Ken and Christopher. Loved and remembered by her brothers, sisters and all the family circle. Tomorrow is promised to no-one.



Violet Henderson (nee Munn)

6th January 2021

Suddenly at her home in Ballyclare. Dearly loved wife of Ken, much loved mother of Paul and Lisa, mother-in-law of Audrey and Brian, cherished grandmother of Emma and husband Jimmy, Sam and fiancee Charlotte, Sophie, Jessica, the late Matthew and devoted great-grandmother of Elliot and Evie.  Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Alzheimer's Society c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. She will be loved and remembered always by all the family circle. A smile for all, a heart of gold, one of the best this world could hold. Never selfish, always kind, these are the memories you leave behind.



David Alexander Laughlin

5th January 2021

January 5th 2021, peacefully at hospital, beloved husband of Beth, much-loved father of Julie and loving grandfather of Emma. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Saturday 9th January at 10.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Friends of the Cancer Centre c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 02893344242. He will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle. Rest in peace.



Mary (Molly) McIlroy

3rd January 2021

In her 102nd year, peacefully at hospital, late of Ballyfore, Raloo. Dearly beloved wife of the late Wilson, much loved mother of William and Bryans, mother-in-law of Jean and Caroline, sister of Deborah, loving grandmother of Jennifer, Stephanie, Ashleigh and the late Alister. A Graveside Service and Committal will be held in Loughmorne Presbyterian Churchyard on Thursday 7th January at 11.30am. (with restrictions due to current circumstances).  Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu may be made to CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address as above or by telephone 028 93344242. Lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her sons, daughters-in-law, sister, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and the entire family circle. I fought the good fight, I finished the race, I have kept the faith. 2nd Timothy 4:7



Peggy Lane (nee Gilmore)

2nd January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, beloved wife of the late Ernie, much-loved, precious and devoted mother of Florence, Stephen, Margaret and Dawn, mother-in-law of Paul, Carolyn and Don and a devoted and loving nannie and great-nannie. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Thursday 7th January at 1.00 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Alzheimers Society c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. She will be loved and remembered always. With Christ which is far better.



Glenda McClintock

2nd January 2021

Peacefully at hospital, late of Carnmoney. Dearly loved wife of Tom, much loved mother of Michael, Neale and Jacqueline and a devoted mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ on Wednesday 6th January at 10.00 a.m. (Due to current restrictions the service will be for immediate family only) followed by interment in Rashee Cemetery. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu may be made to Diabetes UK (N.I.) c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, address as above or by telephone 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by her husband, sons, daughter and all the family circle. Silent thoughts of times together hold memories that will last forever.



Ernest Alexander (Ernie) Jebb

2nd January 2021

Peacefully at home, dearly-loved husband of June, much-loved father of Alex, Stephen and Martin, father-in-law of Julie-Anne and Amanda and loving granda of Hayley, Adam and Victoria. Due to current restrictions the funeral is private. The Service can be viewed live on Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors website on Thursday 7th January at 11.00 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to NI Hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. We will never cease to miss you, we will never cease to care. In a special corner of our hearts you will always be there.



Elizabeth (Betty) Arrell

1st January 2021

Peacefully at Drummaul House Nursing Home, Randalstown and formerly of Glenbroome Park, Jordanstown. Beloved wife of the late Andrew (Andy), much loved mother of Jennifer and Irwin, mother-in-law of Heather and the late William and a devoted grandmother and great-grandmother. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Whiteabbey Presbyterian Church on Wednesday 6th January at 2.00pm (Unfortunately due to current regulations the service will be for immediate family members only) followed by interment in Carnmoney East Cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers, if desired, to Alzheimers Research UK c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Safe in Gods keeping.



Fleming & Cuthbert

141 Mill Road
Ballyclare
Newtownabbey
Co. Antrim
BT39 9DZ

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