After a brief illness the death occurred suddenly last week of Mr Michael
Connolly of 28 Eyre Street, Chesterfield.The funeral took place at Spital
Cemetery on Saturday, the Reverend Father J Corr officiated.
The chief-mourners were :- Mrs M Connolly (widow), Mr & Mrs Robinson,
Mr & Mrs Hoskin, Mr and Mrs Hall (sons in law and daughters), Mr &
Mrs J Connolly (son and daughter in law) Birmingham, Mr and Mrs S Connolly
(brother and sister in law) Stonegravels, Mrs B Griffiths (sister) Widnes,
Mrs H Goodwin (sister in law), Misses A Renshaw and K Fletcher (grand daughters),
Mr T Mullarkey, Widnes, Mr J Griffiths, Widnes, Mr D Herberts, Mr and Mrs
Rush, Bolsover, Mr J Lynch, Chester, Miss A Lynch, New Whittington, Mr and
Mrs M Craven, Chesterfield, Mr and Mrs Ryan, Stonegravels, Mr and Mrs J Lavender,
Stonegravels, Mrs G Steeples (nephews and nieces), Mrs Collins, New Whittington,
Mr A Rooney, Barrow Hill.
The following officiated as bearers :- Messrs J Canavan, ? O'Brien, J Herring,
D Wagg, W Cheetham and H Goodwin.
Floral tributes were received from the following: Wife and family; Mr
and Mrs Stephen Connolly (brother and sister in law); Mrs Connolly ?
Griffin; Mrs M Lynch (sister in law); Mrs H Goodwin (nephew and niece); Mrs
Garland and family, Doncaster; Mr and Mrs Cheetham and family, Stannage;
and Mr and Mrs Fletcher, Bridge End.