Derek passed away peacefully after a long illness on 19th August 2018 aged 68 years. Dear husband of the late Jane, much loved son of Sylvia and the late Dennis, loving father of Rachel and Emma, father-in-law of Mark and Ian, grumps to Daniel, Adam, Noah and Leah, brother of Valerie, brother-in-law of Ken and a dear uncle. Special thanks to all the staff at Cheaney Court for their care, compassion and kindness. Funeral service to be held at the Albert Munn chapel of Kettering Crematorium on Tuesday 11th September at 1.30 pm. Family flowers only please but donations if desired for The Alzheimer's Society may be given on the day, made online at averilphillips.co.uk or sent to: Averil Phillips and Family.