Former PC Brian Cottingham has passed away. Brian worked at Woodseats and was a Police Federation rep. There will not be a funeral as Brian donated his body to medical research. He was not a member of NARPO.
Former PC 662 Keith Thurman, 77 years, passed away on 9 January 2020. Keith worked at Attercliffe. Keith's funeral took place on Thursday 13 February 2020.
Former PC 267 John Barrie Clay, 85 years, passed away suddenly on 13 January 2020. Barrie spent most of his service at West Bar police station, where he was well known in the control room. Barrie's funeral will take place at 12.30pm on Thursday 27 February 2020 at Hutcliffe Wood crematorium. Family flowers only.
Former colleague Richard Holmes (known as Dick), 99 years passed away om Wednesday 15 January 2020 at the home where he has lived for a number of years. He retired around 1989 moving with his late wife Marjorie to Bridlington previously having worked Doncaster area latterly Traffic Division. Richard's funeral will take place at 1.00pm Tuesday 11 February 2020 at St Helen's Church Grange Lane Burghwallis DN6 9JL then 2.20pm at Pontefract Crematorium Wakefield Road Pontefract WF8 4HA. Family flowers only with donations to St Helen's Church a plate will be provided.
Former Inspector Kenneth Kidd (Ken), aged 90 years passes away on Monday 6 January 2020 in Doncaster Hospital. He worked around Doncaster District at various times. Ken's funeral took place on Monday 3 February 2020.
Former PC Jack Sykes, 96 years has passed away. Jack retired in 1978 from Rotherham traffic based at Masborough. He was a member of Rotherham NARPO and died following s short illness. His funeral took place at Grenoside crematorium on the 11 December 2019.
Former DCI Joseph 'Joe' Stanley Hatton has passed away. Joe was the oldest Rotherham branch member having reached his 100th birthday in November 2019. He retired from Rotherham CID in the mid 70's. His funeral took place on Wednesday 8 January 2020.
Former sergeant John Howard Rickett, 90 years passed away on Friday 3 January 2020 having been ill for some time. John re tired as Sergeant at Adwick around 1985 having worked West Yorkshire area, Barnsley and Doncaster. John's funeral took place on Wednesday 29 January 2020.