Former constable Andy Clarke, 82 years, passed away on 16 April 2022. Andy worked at Mexborough. His funeral will be at 3.30 pm on Monday 9 May 2022 at Rosehill crematorium, Doncaster.
Former chief superintendent Peter Hale, 73 years, passed away this morning (24 April 2022) after a long illness. Peter worked across the Force and retired as the head of Operations & Traffic and was the driving force behind the acquisition of the Operations Complex and the purchase of the first Force helicopter. Peter's funeral will take place at 11.00 am on Thursday 12 May 2022 at South Anston church and afterwards at Dinnington Rugby Club. Attendance at the cremation will be for family members only.
Former constable Gerard (Jed) Tyler, 64 years, passed away on 18 April 2022. Jed worked at Rotherham. No details are known regarding his funeral. Ged's funeral will take place at 1.00pm on Wednesday 11 May 2022 at All Saints Church, Laughton en le Morthern and afterwards at the Gallows, Hangmans Lane, Morthern.
Former inspector Bruce Walker, 77 years, has passed away. Bruce worked at Hammerton Road, Rotherham and Complaints & Discipline. Bruce’s funeral took place on Tuesday 3 May 2022.
Former constable Rebecca Hunt-Brown, 56 years, passed away on 26 March 2022. She had been suffering from Motor Neurone Disease. Rebecca started her career at West Bar Police Station, before working at various police stations across Sheffield and finishing in the Domestic Violence Unit at Rotherham. Her funeral took place on Thursday 14 April 2022.
Former detective constable Jim Cowley, 76 years, passed away yesterday (20 March 2022). Jim had a varied career working at Woodseats, Drug Squad, Crime Squad and the National Drugs Intelligence Unit at New Scotland Yard. His funeral took place on Friday 1 April 2022.
Former inspector Paul Wright, 54 years, passed away on the 3 March 2022. Paul was a Doncaster member and spent most of his service in the Doncaster area but he did serve elsewhere in the Force. Paul was married to the late inspector Angie Wright. His funeral took place on Thursday 31 March 2022.
Former constable Jim "Curly" Davies, 70 years, has passed away. Jim worked at Ecclesfield in uniform and on the area. at Foxhill and Grenoside. Jim's funeral took place on Friday 25 March 2022.
Former sergeant 1503 Graham 'Pete' Gospel, 78 years, has passed away. Pete joined Cambridge County Force in 1964 before transferred to West Yorkshire (later became South Yorkshire) in 1969. Most of Graham's time was served in Doncaster Road Traffic and Doncaster Town Centre. Pete's funeral took place on Tuesday 8 March 2022.
Former sergeant 608 Malcolm Norbury has passed away. Malcolm had been in poor health for a few years. He worked across Sheffield in uniform and CID. Malcolm's funeral took place on Friday 11 March 2022.
Former constable John Philip Opie, 73 years, passed away on 31 January 2022. John worked at Hammerton Road and Ecclesfield. Phil's funeral took place on 24 February 2022.
Former Inspector Alan Victor Marsden, 86 years, has passed away. Alan was a Barnsley officer. He lived in Bridlington after retirement. Alan's funeral took place on Tuesday 15 February 2022.
Former superintendent Gordon Fletcher, 92 years, passed away on the 10 January. He joined Doncaster Borough as a cadet, but left to join the armed services and served as a military policeman in the Far East, before returning to once again serve in S.Y Gordon served in Doncaster Rotherham and Sheffield. There will be no funeral as Gordon has donated his body to science.
Former constable Gordon Mallinson passed away on 3 January 2022. Gordon worked in Doncaster. Gordon's funeral took place on Monday 17 January 2022.