Laurence RUMLEY
01.01.2020 Aged 56 yrs
Formerly of GMP and served on a number of Divisions and Departments, including CTU. Retired as Sergeant. Member of Salford Branch.
David Raymond ECCLES
05.01.2020 Aged 79 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Served at Stretford, in the Force Control Room and on the old E Division. Retired as Sergeant. Member of Bolton Branch.
Derek WALSH
12.01.2020 Aged 87 yrs
Formerly of Manchester, M&S & GMP. Derek served on the D, E and M Divisions, before retiring as Inspector from Moss Side.
Harold "Harry" COOKE
13.01.2020 Aged 89 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Harry served most of his career at Eccles. After his retirement in 1977 he became the janitor at Eccles Police Station.
Keith DRABBLE
16.01.2020 Aged 72 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served in MCP Cadets, A Division, CID, C Division on promotion. DS in No 1 RCS Grey Mare Lane, from where he retired as Sergeant.
Moreen PLACE
17.01.2020 Aged 83 yrs
Branch Widow Member - Moreen was the widow of Bill Place, formerly of the C Division.
James Kenneth "Ken" HAMLETT
21.01.2020 Aged 90 yrs
Formerly of Masnchester & GMP. Retired from Collyhurst on the old B Division.
Joseph "Joe" GRIBBEN
25.01.2020 Aged 73 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Joe joined the Police after service in HM Forces. He was a PC on the old C Division, TAG, and Sergeant on the J Division from where he retired.
Peter WANTLING
09.02.2020 Aged 68 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP Peter served at Rochdale Division before being posted to the AOR at Clayton Brook. Member of Rochdale Branch.
Arthur SWITHINBANK
10.02.2020 Aged 83 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Arthur served at Swinton and Eccles, retiring as Chief Inspector. Member of the Salford Branch.
John Derek WRIGHT
18.02.2020 Aged 90 yrs
Formerly of Cheshire & GMP. He was stationed at Altrincham for many years as a Sergeant. Member of the Altrincham Branch
David "Dave" PASS
16.02.2020 Aged 57 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Dave served at Longsight, TAG, Public Order Training, Training, M Division, and FHQ
David ELLIOTT
20.02.2020 Aged 78 yrs
Formerly of Cheshire & GMP. Served at Bromborough, Altrincham, & Hattersley. In 1974 moved to Oldham, retired from there as Sergeant. Member of the Oldham Branch.
Margaret MAYO
07.03.2020 Aged 83 yrs
Branch Widow member.
James BUCKLEY
08/03/2020 Aged 75 yrs
Formerly of Wigan Borough, Lancs County & GMP. Retired as (Acting) Inspector. Member of Bury Branch.
Ronald GAFFEY
10/03/2020 Aged 73 yrs
Formerly of Cheshire & GMP. Served predominently in the CID. Retired as Superintendent.
James "Jim" LOWNSBOROUGH
19/03/2020 Aged 77 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served predominently in the CID. Retired as Chief Inspector.
David DRINKWATER
23/03/2020 Aged 78 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served predominently in the CID and at Bury and the B Division. Longstanding Committee member. Recently Branch President.
John CROMPTON
31/03/2020 Aged 93 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Longstanding Dog Handler. Retired form Bury Division. Member of Bury Branch.
Margaret McPARTLAND
01/04/2020 Aged 92 yrs
Branch Widow member.
Margaret BARLOW
03.04.2020 Aged 94 yrs
Branch Widow member
Roy POWELL
04.04.2020 Aged 92 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP
Gary David HUMPHREYS
06.04.2020 Aged 64 yrs
Formerly of GMP
John James O'ROURKE
09.04.2020 Aged 80 yrs
Formerly of Cheshire & GMP.  Served on JTU, STU, Oldham Prosecutions and Motorway; finally Chief Inspector at Force Control Room. Member of Altrincham Branch.
Derek SHERIDAN
10.04.2020 Aged 82 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP.  Entire service on B Division and worked as Warrants Officer there after retirement.
Keith GARDNER
16.04.2020 Aged 72 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Served in Uniform and CID, including No1 Region RCS. Member of Bury Branch.
Charles HUNT
06.05.2020 Aged 92 yrs
Formerly of Stockport & GMP. Retired as Inspector in Traffic Department.
Colin RANKIN
08.05.2020 Aged 85 yrs
Formerly of Cheshire & GMP. Served at Cheadle, Moss Side, Stockport, TAG and Ashton, retiring as Superintendent. Member of Altrincham Branch.
Kay OUTRAM
10.05.2020 Aged 58 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Served at Stockport, and after retiring worked for Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association.
Bernard GOOD
11.05.2020 Aged 89 yrs
Formerly of Manchestedr & GMP. Retired as Sergeant from D Division.
Ilse RYDER
11.05.2020 Aged 85 yrs
Branch Widow member.
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