Here are the death announcements carried in the Standard this week.

Joan Brown

Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday afternoon on April 22, 2021, after an eleven month battle with cancer.

Devoted and much loved wife of Bobby/Bob, mother to Louise, the late Derek and nanny to Ruby.

Joan will be sadly missed by all family and friends and remain forever in our hearts.

Donations if wished to Longfields Hospice, Minchinhampton.

Janet Pauline Melody Stephens (previously Pritchett and Beazley)

Formerly of Wishanger, Miserden.

Passed away peacefully and with dignity on Thursday, April 15, 2021, aged 89 years.

In loving memory of a respected and elegant mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Loved and sadly missed by all her family and friends.

Donations, if desired, may be sent for Cats Protection or Victim Support c/o Allen-White, Funeral Directors, Crown Mews, Bath Road, King’s Stanley, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3JG.

Tel: 01453 822409.