Public funerals

Public health funerals freedom of information requests

We receive a large number of requests under the Freedom of Information Act for details of cases where Blackpool Council has undertaken arrangements for a funeral. The table below provides the details of these cases since 1 October 2016

Public health funerals
NameMarital statusGenderDate of deathCremation
/Burial
Referred to Duchy of LancasterAgeDate of birthPlace of birthNext
of kin
contacted
Heather Bradley Married Female 06/10/2016 C No 69 17/02/1947 Wesham Yes
Edna Hartigan Unknown Female 26/09/2016 C No 66 25/01/1950 Unknown No
Sonia Terenia Moreton  Divorced  Female  21/10/2016  C  No  46 14/06/1970 

 Ashton-under-Lyne

 Yes
Neil Rosbottom Divorced  Male  17/11/2016  No  58  26/10/1958

Unknown 

 Yes
Peter John Livingston Single Male 18/11/2016 No   67  02/11/1949

 Blackpool

Yes 
Ronald Clarkson  Widowed  Male 09/12/2016   C  No 82   15/09/1934

 London

No 
Paul Buttle  Single  Male  27/10/2016  C  No  33  17/06/1983

 Norwich

Yes 
Norman Neish  Single  Male  11/11/2016  C No  69   14/01/1947

 Unknown

 No
Gwendoline Dawson  Widowed Female   18/01/2017  C  No  73  31/05/1943

 Rochdale

 Yes
Winston James Varley  Unknown  Male  09/12/2016  C  No  64  04/10/1952

Unknown

 Yes
Valerie Hutchinson  Single Female  15/11/2016   No 70   22/08/1946

 Unknown

 Yes
Peter McCandle  Widowed Male   13/01/2017  C  No  76  12/09/1940

 Ormskirk

 Yes
Christopher Holgate  Single  Male 27/01/2017   C  No 33   18/07/1984

 Billinge

Yes 
 David Wilson McGeorge  Single Male   10/02/2017  C  No  56  28/08/1960

Edinburgh 

Yes 
 Florence Olive Bradley  Unknown  Female 05/03/2017  No  71   28/10/1945

Unknown 

Yes 
 James Michael O'Neill  Single  Male  23/02/2017  No 50   01/12/1964

 Blackpool

 Yes
 Anthony Brando  Single  Male 01/02/2017   C No   33  09/05/1957

 Unknown

No 
 Lisa Mawdsley  Unknown  Female  18/02/2017  C No  48  15/11/1968 

Rochdale 

 Yes
 Edward Bradley  Single  Male  16/03/2017  C No   85 14/10/1931 

 Unknown

Yes 
 Norman Roy Briggs  Widowed  Male  11/03/2017  No  95  11/06/1921

 Leicester

 No
Martin Youds Single   Male  17/03/2017  No 64  03/03/1953 

 Manchester

 Yes
William Martin  Divorced  Male  11/03/2017  B  No  66  05/01/1951

 Blackburn

 No
 David Taylor  Divorced Male  07/04/2017   C  No  67  18/04/1949

 Staleybridge

 Yes
 Alan Massey  Single Male  11/04/2017   C  No 66   04/05/1950

 Blackpool

 No
 Edwin Gordon Unknown Male  02/05/2017   No 74  19/07/1942 

Unknown

 Yes
 Christopher Crosse  Divorced Male  07/05/2017   C  No 62   18/07/1954

 Reading

 Yes
 Robert Gordon Twentyman  Single Male   13/05/2017  C  No  45 02/10/1971 

Blackburn 

 Yes
Bruno Anthony Settimo Single Male 23/05/2017   No  66  16/12/1950

 Italy

 No
 Ronald Beckett  Unknown Male  27/05/2017   No  76  24/06/1940

Unknown 

 Yes
 Patrick Smith Single   Male 29/05/2017   C  No 81  08/11/1935 

 Unknown

 No
Colin Ogden Single Male  09/06/2017  No  66  16/03/1951

 Unknown

 No
 Gertrude Kettle Widowed  Female   13/06/2017  C No  96  05/08/1920 

Germany 

 No
 John Crilley  Unknown  Male 13/06/2017   C No  57  01/02/1960 

Unknown 

 No
Lorraine Wood Single  Female 22/06/2017  No   49  20/05/1968

 Unknown

 No
 Antonia Marshall Single  Female  26/07/2017   C  No  36  28/02/1981

Unknown 

Yes 
 Richard Arthur Silvery  Unknown Male   20/07/2017  C  No 65   01/01/1952

Unknown 

 Yes
 Michelle Bunyan  Single  Female 27/07/2017   No 57   02/10/1959

Unknown 

 Yes
 Clive Geoffrey Richardson  Married  Male  21/08/2017  No 68  10/04/1949 

 Unknown

 Yes