Retired social worker, presenter of 'Folkscene' on Radio Merseyside for 49 years, and renowned harper. Much loved and missed by the Liverpool music community. Stan will be resting at the funeral care home on Thursday 4th and Friday 5th. Visits by appointment, details below.
Private Woodland Burial on Saturday 6 August. His coffin will pass along Aigburth Drive through his beloved Sefton Park from 11am.
Family flowers only, please. Donations if desired to The Florence Institute Trust Ltd, Nerve Magazine or Liverpool Social Centre Collective, c/o Co-Op Funeral Care, 2 Princes Road, L8 1TJ. Tel 0151 709 6255.
Following his burial, there will be an 'open mic' music session to celebrate his life on Saturday evening at The Florrie, 377 Mill Street, L8 4RF (6pm-11pm). All musicians welcome to come and play. On Sunday 7th at the Palm House, Sefton Park, 10am-3pm, there will be a chance to pay our final respects before his harp leaves the city.
Do not stand at my grave and cry, I am not there, I did not die.
BENSON - DAVID, July 27, 2016. Fondest memories. Love - Auntie Barbara, Uncle Jim, Cousins and Families. (RIP xxxxx.) BENSON DAVID July 27, 2016 Beautiful memories that we will all cherish forever Goodnight God bless. Aunty Maureen, Jim and all the family xx.
BENSON - DAVID, July 27, 2016. Deepest sympathy. (You will be sadly missed Dave, rest in peace.) - Love Auntie Kathleen and all my boys xxx.
BLUNDELL - MARION ISABELLA (NEE MONKS) BELLA, July 25, 2016. Aged 95 years. Loving wife of Donald Blundell (deceased) and much loved mum to Margaret, Don, Sue and Bob, adored nan to Gary, Stevie, Robert and the one and only granddaughter Alex. Lovely Nanna Bella to Sam, Lucy, Bella and Bethany. Forever in our hearts. Funeral service to take place at St Mary's Church, West Derby on Monday 8th August 2016 at 12.15pm followed by committal at Anfield Crematorium at 1.20pm. Family flowers only please, but donations if desired to 'R Charity' (Royal Liverpool Hospital). All enquiries c/o R McDougall Funeral Service, 39 Almonds Green, West Derby, L12 5HP. Tel 0151 226 4433.
BLUNDELL - MARION ISABELLA BELLA, July 25, 2016. (Mum, we miss you more than you'll ever know, our world is a quieter place without you, Love you forever.) - Don, Sue, Alex, Robert and Dixie x.
BLUNDELL - MARION ISABELLA BELLA, July 25, 2016. (My lovely Mum, Goodnight & God Bless.) - Margaret, Bob & Family x.
BLUNDELL - MARION ISABELLA BELLA, July 25, 2016. (My wonderful Nan & my little best mate, I thought I'd have you forever, rest peacefully.) - love your one and only Alex xxx.
BLUNDELL - MARION ISABELLA BELLA, July 25, 2016. (Goodnight to the best Nan ever, lots of love.) From Robert xxx COURTNEY - STU July 27, 2016 Aged 84 years. Reunited with loving wife Margaret, cherished father to Stephen, Diane, Julie and Murph, much loved father-in-law to Ged, Lynne and Ben, special grandad to ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren x. Funeral service to be held at Springwood Crematorium, Myrtle Chapel on Thursday August 4th at 12.15pm. Family flowers only, donations in aid of Dementia UK please. Formal dress is not required. All enquiries c/o, Desmond L Bannon & Sons, The White House, Broadgreen Road, Liverpool L13 5TF. Tel 0151 228 2272 Were Stu will be resting.
COURTNEY - STUART, July 27, 2016. (Rest in Peace Stuart, loved and missed always) - Your loving sister Sheila x COURTNEY - STUART, July 27, 2016. (A gentle nature, a heart of gold, these are the memories we will hold. Rest in Peace Stuart) - sister Pat, brother-in-law John and daughter Kerry, husband Phil, son Neil, wife Fiona and their children xxx CURLEY - MARY CATHERINE (NEE DONEGAN), July 26, 2016. Peacefully, aged 84 years. Reunited with her husband Jimmy. A much loved mum, nan, greatnan, sister, and a dear mother-in-law. Service and cremation at Anfield Crematorium on Monday 8th August at 11.20am. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Bradbury Fields, The Bradbury Centre, Youens Way, L14 2EP. All enquiries to B Jenkins & Sons Family Undertakers, 4 Church Road North, Wavertree, L15 6TF. Tel: 0151 733 7201.
CURLEY - MARY CATHERINE, (Nee Donegan) July 26, 2016. Loving sister of Frank, sister-in-law of Joan and auntie to nieces and nephews. You will be forever in our hearts. (Good Night, God Bless).
CURRAN - PAUL, July 25, 2016. (You tried so hard to stay Paul, it wasn't meant to be. An Angel took you by the hand and said 'come follow me'. RIP.) - Auntie Kitty, Jacquie, Adrian and Families xx.
CURRAN - PAUL, July 25, 2016. (Your lovely smile, your gentle face, these are the things we can never replace. Always remembered. RIP Paul.) - Love from Auntie Patsy, Uncle Billy and family xx.
CURRAN - PAUL, July 25, 2016. (Now you are free from pain, together with your mam, dad and Marty again. R.I.P) - Aunty Betty and Uncle Ernie.
CURRAN - PAUL, July 25, 2016. Deepest sympathy to Josie and all the family. - Thomas Mee, Thomas and Taylor and Family.
DELAHUNTY - TONY, July 26, 2016. Aged 73 years. Devoted partner to Sandra. Funeral Service to be held on Friday 5th August 2016 at St Francis of Assisi Church at 10am, followed by Cremation at Springwood Crematorium at 11.15am in the Myrtle Chapel. Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Alzheimer's Society. (Tony you were my best friend). All enquiries to Pearson Collinson Funeral Service, 87-91 Allerton Road, Liverpool, L18 2DD, Tel: 0151 722 1514.
DELAHUNTY - TONY, July 25, 2016. Dearly beloved brother taken from us very suddenly. Now please God rest him in the arms of our lovely mum and dad. Loved and missed forever. - From Marie, Ron, Annmarie, Stephen, Amy and Ellie. (Missed beyond words by everyone.) DELAHUNTY - TONY, JULY 26, 2016. Passed away suddenly. (A gentle nature, a heart of gold, these are the memories we will always hold. RIP.) - Loving Brother to Sylvia, Uncle and Great-Uncle to Nieces and Nephews. (Goodnight, God bless x.) DICKINSON (NEE TUBB) - DIANE, August 1, 2016. Passed away aged 59. Sister of Barbara and David. (Will be sadly missed. Rest in peace.)