These are all the death notices published in the Maldon and Burnham Standard this week.

COLLINGS Percy Clive (BOB)

Passed away peacefully at Broomfield Hospital on 15th October.

Aged 91 years. Funeral Close Family Only.

BUTTERWORTH Lillian Rosina Jeanette

Peacefully at home on 12th October 2020. Aged 86 years.

Dearly loved Wife, Mum, Nan, Great Nan, adopted Mum and friend to many.

Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday 3rd November 2020 at Bowers Gifford Crematorium.

Due to COVID 19 restrictions there is limited attendance at the service.

Flowers welcome or donations if desired to ‘Farleigh Hospice’ may be made via Tributes & Donations at or sent to Paul J King Funeral Directors, 10 Station Road, Burnham-on Crouch, CM0 8BG 01621 784884

Dr. Jonathan Howorth

On 11th October 2020, Dr. Jonathan Howorth (Jon), aged 80 died in Broomfield Hospital, his fight against cancer being over.

His wife, Pat, his three sons, Daniel, Patrick and Robert, daughters-in-law, Lisa and Emma, his seven grandchildren, other family members, friends and work colleagues grieve his parting and will forever treasure his memory.

The funeral will take place at St. Mary’s Church, Maldon on 5th November, followed by his burial in the Woodland Glade, Maldon Cemetery.

Whilst Jon liked flowers, at this time he would wish for any monies to be given to Farleigh Hospice, from whose care he benefited over the past 9 months.

At last he is at peace.


Suddenly passed away at home on Saturday 26th September 2020.

Much loved Son of the late Phylis Birdsall of Southminster and devoted brother to Melvin and Colin.

Robin will be missed by many.

Service at Chelmsford Crematorium (North Chapel) on Monday 2nd November 2020 at 1pm.

Due to Covid19 restrictions there will be a live webcast for all to watch (if desired), details can be obtained from A.G. Smith Funeral Directors, Southminster Tel: 01621 774557.

Alternatively donations kindly welcome to the British Heart Foundation via

GORE Bernard Ernest

Sadly passed away on 14th October 2020, aged 88 years.

A much loved Husband of Jill, Dad to Julian and Grandad to Dominic.

Will be sadly missed.

A private funeral service will be held at All Saints Church, Maldon on Wednesday 4th November at 1.45pm.

Family flowers only please, donations if desired to Cancer Research UK c/o East of England Co-op Funeral Services, 13/15 Market Hill, Maldon, CM9 4PZ. Tel 01621 858578

GOODCHILD Pauline Frances

Passed away peacefully on 29th of September 2020.

Remembered always in our hearts, with love.

Melvyn, Duncan, Michele and all of our families.


Passed away peacefully at home on14th October 2020.

Reunited with his adored Wife Anthea. Devoted Father to Jo, Sarah and Nick and proud Grandfather to Livvy, Becca, Poppy, Hattie, Charlie, Ollie & Jack;

Great-Grandfather to Archie and Beatrice.

Private funeral with a memorial service at a later date.

Donations in his memory if desired to Farleigh Hospice

c/o T. Pennack & Sons Funeral Directors, 1/3 Maldon Road, Great Baddow CM2 7DW.