The following death notices were published in the Malvern Gazette this week.

LYN SNOOK It is with broken hearts that we share some sad news. Our superstar wife, mum and grandma Lyn, peacefully passed away in the final hours of Tuesday 19th January 2021. For over a year, she fought so hard against a horrible disease. Without any complaints and a massive dose of her normal positivity, she defied the odds and exceeded the length of her original prognosis. Truly, an inspiration. Due to Covid-19 restriction's a private cremation service will take place on Tuesday 16th February 2021. For anyone wishing to pay their last respect's, the funeral procession will leave Lynda's home at 12.50pm and travel through Powick on the A449, into Upton Road and past The Church Gates and then through Callow End at approximately 1.00pm. If you wish to make a donation in Lyn's memory, then these may be made to the following causes close to Lyn's heart. The Friends St of Peter's, Powick either directly to the Friends or c/o Bedwardine Funeral Services. Mesothelioma UK - Just Giving at Any Enquiries to Bedwardine Funeral Services, The Coach House, 30 Bromyard Road, Worcester, WR2 5BT Tel 01905 748811

BERYL DECIMA ELLEN ROWLEY Formerly of Ledbury, Malvern and Callow End. Passed away peacefully on January 28th, 2021, aged 90 years at Hastings Residential Care Home, Malvern. Beloved Wife of the late Chris, Sister to Sheila and the late John. Much loved mum of Sarah, Tim and Nic, Mother-in-law to Simon and Angela. Adored Granny of Fiona, William, Oliver, and Lucy. Former Physiotherapist and a passionate Gardener, Beryl loved life, travel, books, friends and local history. She volunteered at the Stroke Club, Ledbury Amateur Dramatic Society (LADS) in wardrobe and Front of House and the Butcher Row Museum. Thanks to Dr Henry and New Court Surgery, and particularly to the brilliant Staff at Hastings for their care, warmth and support over the last three years. She is greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. A private Cremation will take place at The Vale, Fladbury. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired for Water Aid may be sent directly to the charity All enquiries to Ledbury Funeralcare (Hawcutts), Hawcutt House, Bye Street, Ledbury, HR8 2AA Tel: 01531 632084.

JOHN WILLIAM MARSHMAN passed away on Wednesday January 13th, 2021 aged 63. He leaves behind his beloved Wife Lorraine, Daughters Claire, Sarah and Laura, 8 Grandchildren and Brothers Dave and Clive. For anyone who would like to pay their final respects a Funeral procession will start at 2pm on Tuesday February 16th through Upton Upon Severn and will continue for a private family Burial at Queen Hill Church. If you would like to make a donation in memory of John to his chosen charity please send to 'Perennial, C/O Jackson's Funeral Services. Hanley Road, Upton Upon Severn, WR8 0PA.

MICHAEL THOMAS BAKER Beloved husband to Alma. Father to Max, Belinda, Lee and partners. Grandfather to Clare, Matthew, Robert and partners and great grandfather to Murray, Edith and Thea. Special thanks to Holmer Manor Care Home. Donations to Dementia UK. Enquiries to Dawe Brothers (01432) 274066

TONY LOADER peacefully passed away on Sunday January 24th 2021 aged 81 years. You were the best Dad and Grandad we could have ever wanted and wished for. You will be missed, you are loved, you will be forever remembered. Due to current restrictions family only funeral service will be held at St Mary's Church, Dymock on Friday 12th February at 12 noon. Donations for Cancer Research UK and all enquiries to Ledbury Funeral Services, 132 The Homend, Ledbury. HR8 1BZ. Tel: 01531 633388