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Funeral Notices



Christopher Kelly

31st May 2022

At the N.I. Hospice, late of Castle Green, Ballynure. Dearly loved husband of Jean, devoted father of Aaron, Daniel, Caitlin and Libby, adored father-in-law of Sarah, much loved son of Maureen and the late Billy, brother of Martin, Susan and Robert, brother-in-law of Kim, Lorraine, Geri, Julie, Gary and a beloved uncle and great-uncle. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in New Mossley Presbyterian Church on Friday 3rd June at 9.30am with interment afterwards in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the N.I. Hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ or by telephone 028 93344242. The Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord. Job 1:21



Wilhelmina Alexandra Patton (Wilma) Arnold

31st May 2022

Peacefully at Antrim Area Hospital, beloved wife of the late Palmer, devoted mother of Robert, Richard and the late James, dear mother-in-law of Joan and a loving grandmother and great-grandmother. House private. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in First Larne Presbyterian Church on Saturday 4th June at 11.00 a.m. followed by interment in McGarel Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Dementia NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242.



William John Davey McAuley

30th May 2022

Passed away peacefully at Cornfield Care Home, formerly of Glenbroome Park, Jordanstown. Dearly loved husband of the late Maureen, much loved father of Angela and Carolyn, respected father-in-law of Alistair, cherished grandfather of Hannah, Andrew and wife Lois, Rebecca and husband Robert and loving great-grandfather of Hazel, Innes and Phoebe. A private committal will be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving in Whiteabbey Presbyterian Church on Friday 3rd June at 11:30 a.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Whiteabbey Presbyterian Church and Dementia UK c/o and cheques made payable to Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare BT39 9DZ or by telephone 028 93344242 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord forever. Psalm 23:6



Isabella Cooke

30th May 2022

Passed away at Robinson Memorial Hospital, beloved wife of the late William (Billy), much-loved mother of Elaine and the late Bill, mother-in-law of the late Robert, loving grandmother of Louise and Mervyn, Carolyn and Raymond, Gavin and Cathy and great-grandmother of Corey, Lewis, Robbie, Thomas, Isabella, Harvey and Frankie. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ on Thursday 2nd June at 11.00 a.m., followed by interment in Victoria Cemetery, Carrickfergus. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to AGE NI c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors at the above address, or by telephone 028 93344242. She will be loved and remembered always by the entire family circle. At rest with the Lord.



Mervyn Montgomery

29th May 2022

Peacefully at Braefield Private Nursing Home, late of Doagh Road, Ballyclare. Beloved husband of the late Moreen, much loved step-father of Robert, Hilary, Lynda, Stephen, Dorothy and a devoted father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ on Thursday 9th June at 1.30 p.m. followed by a private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to NI Chest, Heart & Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors (address as above) or by telephone 028 93344242. Safe in the arms of Jesus.



Heather McGookin

29th May 2022

Peacefully at hospital. Dearly-loved mum of Kirsty and Ryan, mother-in-law of Eddie and granny of Reece and Melissa. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ on Wednesday 1st June at 2.00 p.m. followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Minding your Head c/o and cheques made payable to Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, at the above address, or by telephone 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by all the family circle. Peacefully sleeping, free from all pain, we wouldn't awake you to suffer again.



Alison Gannon (nee Wright)

29th May 2022

Passed away at the Macmillan Unit, Antrim Hospital after a short illness, surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of Stephen, much-loved mum of Gemma, Laura, Linsey, Lucy, Jack, Frankie and Max and devoted nanny of Jay, Tom, Jake, Penny, Jaxen, Sam and Phoebe. Will also be sadly missed by David, Peter and Jami, as well as all of her sisters and brothers and the wider family circle. A special mention to her sister Louise for all her help and kindness. House private please. Funeral Service to be held at the Church of the Holy Spirit, Manse Road, Mossley on Friday 3rd June at 2.00 p.m. followed by a private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Macmillan Unit, Antrim Hospital (cheques made payable to NHSCT Palliative Care Fund) c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ or by telephone 028 93344242. Our special thanks to the Staff at Antrim for their care and kindness. Our hearts are broken, our world has crashed. You were our rock, our all, without you now we must go on, standing proud and tall. To know you was to love you. At peace.



Elizabeth Anne (Liz) Crawford

27th May 2022

Peacefully at hospital, dearly-loved wife of Ferguson (Fergie), much-loved mother of Caroline, Laura and Deborah, mother-in-law of Uel and Robert and loving grandmother of Andrew, Glenn, Mark, Jonny, Ellie, Rebecca and Grace. Friends are welcome to call at 15 Raloo Village. Funeral Service will be held in Raloo Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church on Monday 30th May at 2.00 p.m., followed by interment in Larne Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Dementia NI c/o Rev. Dr. J. W. Nelson, 102 Carrickfergus Road, Larne, BT40 3JX. Sweet are the memories silently kept of a wife, mother and grandmother we loved and will never forget.



Trevor Huntley

25th May 2022

Peacefully, late of Castle Avenue, Belfast. Dearly loved husband of Carole, much loved father of Simon and Chris, loving father-in-law of Joanne and Suzy, devoted grandfather of Matthew, Robbie, Ryan, Alicia, Emily, Melissa, Jamie and Kate. House private please. A Service will be held in Roselawn Crematorium on Wednesday 1st June at 11.20am. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to British Heart Foundation 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. Those we love don't go away, in our hearts they will always stay.



Ellen (Ellie) Hanna

24th May 2022

Peacefully, beloved wife of the late James, much-loved mother of Wilfred, Robert, Stephen, Nigel and the late June and Sam and a loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in First Presbyterian Church, Carrickfergus on Friday 27th May at 10.30 a.m. followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to NI Chest, Heart & Stroke c/o Fleming and Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Our wish is just a simple prayer, God bless and keep you in His care.



Frieda Fitzsimmons

23rd May 2022

Called Home May 23rd 2022, late of Bangor, Co Down. Beloved wife of the late Cecil. A private committal in Clandeboye Cemetery will be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving in Hamilton Road Presbyterian Church on Thursday 26th May at 12.00 noon. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Cranley Lodge Care Home c/o and cheques payable to  Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ or by telephone 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by Kyle, Nicola, Jordan, Ross, Luke and Erin. Philippians 1:21



Samuel Harrison (Sammy) Evans

21st May 2022

Peacefully at hospital, beloved husband of the late Averil, much-loved father of Meryck, Glynnis and Lesley, father-in-law of Yvonne and Andrew, loving grandfather of Gemma, Gareth and Lorna and good friend to Trudy. Funeral private. No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Chest, Heart & Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 02893344242. He will be loved and remembered always.



John Moore

20th May 2022

Peacefully at hospital, dearly-loved husband of Kathleen, much-loved father of Kathryn, John, Stephen and Christine, father-in-law of Brian, Annie, Lorraine and Amir and a loving grandfather and great-grandfather. A Service of Thanksgiving for his life will be held in Abbots Cross Congregational Church on Wednesday 25th May at 12.30 p.m. followed by interment in Carnmoney Main Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Chest, Heart & Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. He will be loved and remembered always. Absent from the body, present with the Lord.



Nuala Lyttle (nee McCreight)

20th May 2022

Aged 54, peacefully at the NI Hospice, late of Wesleydale, Ballyrobert. Dearly-loved wife of Owen, devoted mum of Ryan and Ben, much-loved daughter of Margaret and the late Newell, loving sister of Colleen and husband Steve, Stephen and wife Sharon. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Ballylinney Presbyterian Church on Monday 23rd May at 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the NI Hospice 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. Those we love don't go away, in our hearts they will always stay.



Myrtle McCormick

18th May 2022

Peacefully at Antrim Care Home and formerly of Carrickfergus. Devoted wife of the late John McCormick, loving mother of Trevor, Alan and Mervyn, mother-in-law of Margaret and Elizabeth and a caring grandmother and great-grandmother. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in First Presbyterian Church Carrickfergus on Saturday 21st May at 2.00 p.m. followed by interment in Victoria Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Leprosy Mission Northern Ireland c/o Fleming and Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Lovingly and thankfully remembered by her family. "She is worth far more than rubies...her children arise and call her blessed" Proverbs 31.



Jeanette Hunter

17th May 2022

Peacefully at hospital, dearly-loved wife of Gary, much-loved mother of Natalie, mother-in-law of Robert and loving grandmother of Freddie and Bobbie. A Service will be held in Kilbride Parish Church, Kilbride Road, Doagh on Monday 23rd May at 11.30 a.m. followed by interment in Rashee Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Laurel House, Antrim Area Hospital (cheques made payable to NHSCT) c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Will be missed more than words can say.



Errol Alexander Agnew

17th May 2022

Peacefully at hospital, late of Templepatrick. Dearly loved husband of Joan, devoted brother of Frances and his twin Lana and a much loved brother-in-law and uncle. House and Funeral private. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Cancer Research 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. At home with the Lord.



Lorna Patricia Horner (nee Moore)

13th May 2022

Aged 46, suddenly at her home. Dearly loved mother of Scott, much loved daughter of Alex and the late Pat Moore. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ on Wednesday 18th May at 11.00am followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Northern Ireland Hospice c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors at the above address, or by telephone 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered by all the family circle. Peacefully sleeping.



Hugh Edgar Close

13th May 2022

In his 93rd year, peacefully at Antrim Area Hospital, late of Bracken Way, Newtownabbey. Beloved husband of the late Evelyn, much loved father of Aileen and Keith, father-in-law of Glenn and Andrea, devoted grandfather of Andrea, Chris and wife Leeann, Emma and husband Ian, Caroline and partner Janis, loved great-grandfather of David, Ryan, Maisie, Grace and Adam. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Abbots Cross Presbyterian Church on Wednesday 18th May at 1.30pm followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Northern Ireland Hospice 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. At rest with the Lord.



Margaret Fitzner (nee Heatley)

10th May 2022

Aged 94, peacefully at hospital. Beloved wife of the late George, much-loved mother of George, Lewis, Ken and wife Avril, Mark, Lorraine, Michelle and partner Geordie, the late Harry, Raymond, Clifford and a devoted grandmother, great-grandmother and great great-grandmother. A Service will be held in her home 44 Ballyduff Gardens, Newtownabbey on Saturday 14th May at 10.00 a.m. followed by interment in Carnmoney Main Cemetery. Always loved and remembered by all the family circle. We shared so much together, laughter, joy and tears. Now all we have are the memories of those happy years.



Thomas Henry (Harry) Rankin

7th May 2022

Suddenly at home, beloved husband of the late Patricia (Patsy), much-loved father of Karen, Tanya and Michelle, loving grandfather of Darren, Christopher, Dean, Joshua, Aaron, Matthew and great-grandfather of Lyla. A Service will be held in Whitehouse Presbyterian Church on Wednesday 18th May at 10.30 a.m. followed by interment in Carnmoney East Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Chest, Heart & Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. He will be loved and remembered always.



Hugh Marshall Kennedy

7th May 2022

Peacefully at hospital, dearly-loved husband of Anna, much-loved father of Claire and Laureen, father-in-law of Brian and loving grandfather of Kirstyn and Erin. A Service of Thanksgiving for his life will be held in Ballynure Methodist Church on Wednesday 11th May at 11.00 a.m. followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Parkinson's NI c/o Fleming and Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. 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.



Margaret Joan Thompson

5th May 2022

Peacefully at Rathmena Care Home, late of  Grahamstown Walk, Ballyclare. Dearly-loved wife of the late Harry. A Service will be held in Ballyclare Elim Church on Tuesday 10th May at 10.30 a.m. with interment afterwards in Carnmoney East Cemetery. No flowers please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Action Cancer c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors,  141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Absent from the body, present with the Lord.



Cyril Campbell

5th May 2022

Peacefully at hospital. Dearly-loved husband of Olive, much-loved father of David, Trevor and Glenn, loving father-in-law of Karen, Ruth and Catherine and devoted grandfather of Adam, Rachel, Max, Libby, Lia and Callum. A private family interment will be followed by a Service of Thanksgiving in Ballynure Methodist Church on Saturday 7th May at 2.00 p.m. 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 028 93344242. We shared so much together, laughter, joy and tears. Now all we have are the memories of those happy years.



Robert (Roy) Hill

5th May 2022

Dearly-loved husband of Elma, much-loved father of Graham, Suzanne and Ian, devoted grandfather of Robert and Louisa. House private please.  A Service will be held in his home 4 Huntingdale Grange, Ballyclare on Monday 9th May at 2.00 p.m. with interment afterwards in Ballyclare Cemetery. No flowers please. Forever in our hearts.



Elizabeth Ellen (Betty) Edgar

4th May 2022

Peacefully at Parkdean Nursing Home, beloved wife of the late John, loving mother of Lillian, John, Gary and Sandy and a loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral private. No flowers 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. There are no goodbyes for us, where ever you are, you will always be in our hearts.



Ryan Marcus McCormick

2nd May 2022

Born on 2.5.22. Called home on 2.5.22. It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our baby boy. Some people only dream of angels we held one in our arms. Son of Jodie and Ryan, brother of Holly, Cameron, Nathan and Olivia. Grandson and Nephew. A Service will be held in Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Home on Monday 9th May at 10.00 a.m. followed by interment in Ballyclare Cemetery. Don't weep at my grave, for I am not there, I've a date with a butterfly to dance in the air. I'll be singing in the sunshine, wild and free, playing tag with the wind, while I am waiting for thee.



Henriette (Hennie) McCrea (nee Lee)

2nd May 2022

Suddenly but peacefully at hospital, surrounded by her loving family, late of Ballyvesey Road, Newtownabbey, devoted wife of the late Sammy, loving mum of David, Mark, Joanne, Philip and the late baby Andrew, cherished mother-in-law of Andrew, Paula, Jacqueline, proud nanny of Alex, Hollie, Ellie and Tom, Joshua, Reece and Caleb, great-grandmother of Ethan, much-loved sister of Sadie, Jacqueline, Ann and the late Evelyn, sister-in-law of Tommy, Trevor and the late Eric. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Carnmoney Parish Church, Church Road on Friday 6th May at 4.00 p.m. followed by a private cremation. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Chest, Heart & Stroke c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, Co. Antrim, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Gone to join her Sammy, peacefully sleeping together again xx



Annabel Watson

1st May 2022

Suddenly at home, dearly loved and loving mother of David, Sandra, Don, Karen, Alison and the late Joy, and a much loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. A Service of Thanksgiving for her life will be held in St Nicholas' Parish Church, Carrickfergus on Thursday 5th May at 2.30 p.m. followed by interment in Victoria Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Parkinson's NI c/o Fleming and Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Precious memories. Safe in the arms of Jesus.



Irene Mary Briggs (nee Watson)

1st May 2022

Peacefully at Knockagh Rise Private Nursing Home, late of Derry Road, Glengormley. Beloved wife of the late Samuel. A Service will be held in Roselawn Crematorium on Tuesday 10th May at 3.20pm. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Guide Dogs c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ or by telephone 028 93344242. Will be sadly missed by her sister Vera and all the family circle. At Rest.



Helen Macartney

1st May 2022

Peacefully at Whitehead Private Nursing Home, late of Donegall Avenue, Whitehead. Beloved wife of the late Jack, much-loved mother of Diane and John, mother-in-law of Richard and Yvonne, devoted grandmother of Andrew and wife Elaine, Rachael and husband Philip, Jordan, Aaron and great-grandmother of Joel and Zac. A Service of Thanksgiving will be held in Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle, Shore Road, Belfast on Thursday 5th May at 1.30 p.m. with interment afterwards in Islandmagee Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to Child Evangelism Fellowship c/o Fleming & Cuthbert Funeral Directors, 141 Mill Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9DZ, or by telephone 028 93344242. Always loved and remembered. With Christ which is far better.



Fleming & Cuthbert

141 Mill Road
Ballyclare
Newtownabbey
Co. Antrim
BT39 9DZ

Tel: 028 9334 4242

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