Here are the death notices published in the Braintree and Witham Times this week:

JOHNSON (née Old) Sandra With sadness, we announce the peaceful passing of Sandra Johnson of Braintree, aged 66, on the 22nd September 2020. Wife to Ian, Mother to Angela, Andrew, Hayley, Gary, Tracy and Liam and Grandmother to 5 Grandsons and 4 Granddaughters. The Funeral Service will be held on 14th October at 11.30am at St Peter & St Paul's Church, Black Notley, followed by the burial. The family have asked for family flowers only please. Donations in Sandra's memory are welcomed to The Salvation Army and can be made online at www.justgiving. com/fundraising/sandra-johnson-1953 All enquiries to G. Collins & Sons Funeral Directors Ltd, 4 The Street, White Notley, Witham, CM8 1RH Tel: 01376 583750.

Peter Godden-Kent (Major RAMC) FRSPH MIHM DipHSM MMS(Dip) Late of Great Saling 3-04-1937 5-09-2020 It is with very great sadness that Peter has left us quite suddenly while in Broomfield Hospital. He was in good heart and had been talking to the nursing staff shortly before. He will be sadly missed by his partner Julie and children Deborah, Paul and Diana, grandchildren and by many members of the Braintree Foyer and all the First Responders of Group EZ50 and EZ89 based around Great Bardfield where he acted as their very effective Co-ordinator. There will be a memorial service to be announced later. Any donations in Peter's memory should be addressed to Salvation Army Housing Association, Braintree Foyer CM7 1EX Any enquiries please contact Hamish at

Jane Wright Sadly passed away on the 18th September 2020. She will be much missed by her brothers John and Neil and their families. Regretfully due to current restrictions the funeral will be held in private. Family flowers only please. Donations to Farleigh Hospice in lieu of flowers can be made online at All enquiries to G. Collins & Sons Funeral Directors, 4 The Street, White Notley, Witham, Essex. Tel: 01376 583750.

WIGHTMAN Dave 'Snowy' Passed away peacefully after a short illness on 26th September 2020, aged 64 years. A very much loved Partner to Toni, Dad to Cherelle, Ashlea, Georgia and Parris and a devoted Grandad, Brother, Uncle and Friend to so many. Dave will be leaving from the Nags Head Public House at 1.15pm on Friday 23rd October 2020 for those who want to wave him goodbye (we ask you to maintain social distancing please). Dave's funeral service will take place at Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church on Friday 23rd October at 1.30pm followed by private burial. Donations to Farleigh Hospice or Macmillan Cancer Nurses, who all helped and cared for Dave, may be made via our In Memory pages All enquiries to Daniel Robinson & Sons, 7 Manor Street, Braintree CM7 3HW. 01376 320582.

TWIN Molly Passed away peacefully on 25th September 2020 aged 90 years. She will be greatly missed.

KING Dora Lilian Passed away 18th September 2020 aged 102 years. Any enquiries c/o Braintree Co-op Funeral Directors 01376 551951.

Kathleen Edith Burmby Sadly passed away at Broomfield Hospital on 14th September 2020, aged 93. Much loved Mother of Jamie and much loved Nana to Lorna and Hannah.

John Stagg (07.06.1927 to 28.09.2020) Dearly loved Husband to the late Jean and Father to Julie. Cherished by all the family and forever in our hearts. Daniel Robinson & Sons, 7 Manor Street, Braintree, Essex, CM7 3HW 01376 320582.

EASTALL Joyce Lilian Passed away peacefully at Broomfield Hospital on 4th September 2020. Dearly loved Mum of Mel, Kim & Mandy. Proud Nanny to Caitlin, Aaron & Sophie. Forever in our hearts. Until we meet again Ma xxx A private Family funeral service will be held at Three Counties Crematorium. Donations if desired to Danaher Animal Home RSPCA c/o Janet C Davies Lady Funeral Directors, Fern House, 72 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, CM7 9BY 01376 339300 or