Here are the family announcements carried in the Wilts and Glos Standard this week.



The engagement is announced between Mr Peter Alexander Bellew, eldest son of Mr P.I. Bellew and Ms S.E. Herold of Cranbrook, Kent and Miss Holly Louise Bishop, daughter of Mr N.J Bishop of Ashburton, Devon and Mrs S.P. Bishop of Blunsdon, Wiltshire.


BEARD Susan Mary

Much loved wife, mother and grandmother; died peacefully on Sunday 12th June at Cheltenham Hospital.

Graveside service to be held on Monday 27th June, 1.00pm at Stratton Cemetery.

Bright clothes, family flowers only.

Donations to benefit Maggies, c/o Cowley and Sons Ltd, GL7 1ES. Tel: 01285 653298

HALE Anthony


Passed away peacefully at home on Friday 27th May aged 89 years.

Much loved and missed by wife Madeleine, Daughter Alison and husband Brian, son Richard and partner Sophie, grandchildren Bessie, Eliza and Henry, family, step family and all his friends.

Funeral service to take place at Kingsdown Crematorium on Monday 27th June at 11.15am.

Refreshments afterwards at Fairford Bowling Club.

Donations may be given in memory of Tony for the RNLI and Cirencester Open Air Pool C/o Cowley & Son Ltd Independent Funeral Directors, Triangle House, 62 Victoria Road, Cirencester GL7 1ES. Tel 01285 653298

SMITH Mary Christine

Late of Ampney St Peter, Cirencester, passed away peacefully on 4th June, aged 76.

Loving partner of Derek, wonderful mother to Mark and Sally, proud grandmother of Victoria, Becky, Molly and Nina, and caring great-grandmother of Nylah. She will be missed immensely by all her family and friends.

Funeral service to be held in The Church of The Holy Rood, Ampney Crucis, Cirencester on Tuesday 28th June at 1pm. Dress code: black is optional and not required.

Family flowers only, donations if desired made payable to Cancer Research UK, may be sent care of A Slade and Son, 35 Dyer Street, Cirencester, GL7 2PP.


Of Berry Hill Crescent, Cirencester.

Died in her sleep on the 26th of May 2022 at Hunters Lodge Care Home, Cirencester.

Dearly beloved Wife of the late David Wreay,

Mother to Fiona and Derek, Grandmother to Amy, Katie and Hamish.

Cremation at Cheltenham Crematorium is on Wednesday 22nd June 2022 at 2.30pm.

Donations in Joyce’s name to the Salvation Army please.

C/o Cowley & Son Ltd Independent Funeral Directors, Triangle House, 62 Victoria Road, Cirencester, GL7 1ES. Tel 01285 653298.

Memorial Services

WARING Rosemary

Sarah, Nikky and Tracey would like to invite family and friends to an afternoon tea and drinks to celebrate the life of their Mum, Rosemary Waring,

who passed away on 2 March 2020.

It will be held on Saturday 16 July 2022, at 3:30pm for 4pm, at the Bingham Hall, King Street, Cirencester.

Please note: no parking available at the Hall.