The Chard & Ilminster News published 5 death notices last week.

Every week, the Chard & Ilminster News publishes death notices and funeral announcements from the families of loved ones who have passed away.

As well as appearing in print, our death notice pages will remain online as a lasting tribute to the memory of those we have lost.

Anyone who wishes to send their own message of condolence can do so by visiting the deceased's death notice page.

Here are the most recent notices placed in the Chard & Ilminster News:

Diana Margaret Best

BEST Diana Margaret Passed away peacefully on the 30th December 2023 aged 83 years
Read Diana Margaret Best's full death notice

Sheila Mary Martin

MARTIN Sheila Mary Passed peacefully at home in Seaton on December 14th 2023 after a long illness, aged 88 years
Read Sheila Mary Martin's full death notice

Ray Blackwell

BLACKWELL Ray Of Chard Passed away peacefully on 28th December 2023, aged 89 years
Read Ray Blackwell's full death notice


PHILLIPS Claudine Passed away peacefully at home on 26th December 2023 aged 85 years
Read Claudine PHILLIPS 's full death notice

Gary White

WHITE Gary Passed away on the 28th December 2023 aged 64 years
Read Gary White's full death notice

More death notices

You can see all our death notices here, or you can place a death notice here.