OBITUARIES PAGE
John STOREY
02.01.2019 Aged 77 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & Salford & GMP. John served on the D Division and in the Force Control Room.
Alfred Victor "Vic" CADD
02.01.2019 Aged 80 yrs
Formerly of Manchester, M&S and GMP.
Geraint Argust "Taff" JENKINS
06.01.2019 Aged 87 yrs
Formerly of Manchester, M&S & GMP. Joined in 1956 following service in the Royal Navy. Worked on the D and E Divisions.
John "Jack" GRIGGS
06.01.2019 Aged 82 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Retired from Collyhurst in the rank of Inspector in 1992.
David William Robert CASEY
06.01.2019 Aged 93 yrs
Formerly of Manchester City, M&S and GMP. Served on the A & D Divisions and retired in 1978.
James "Jim" STANFIELD
06.01.2019 Aged 75 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Served at Chadderton & Oldham in uniform and CID. Subsequently SOCO at Longsight.
Stewart KELLY
08.01.2019 Aged 55yrs
Formerly of GMP he served on the G Division, C Division CID, J Division and TAG.
Derek GREENWOOD
09.01.2019 Aged 71 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Served on Ashton Traffic before promotion to Sergeant on the M Division.
Gereard "Gerry" MEADE
17.01.2019 Aged 82 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served on the B Division, predominently in the CID.
John "Jack" GARTSIDE
21.01.2019 Aged 81 yrs
Formerly of Oldham Borough, Lancs County & GMP. Retired as Sergeant at Oldham Traffic Unit.
Barry TWEMLOW
26.01.2019 Aged 60 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Served on the F Division (PC 2917)
Kenneth "Ken" KELLY
26.01.2019 Aged 72 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Ken mainly the B Division, before retiring from Rochdale. Member of the Rochdale Branch.
Sylvia WIGNALL
28.01.2019 Aged 85 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Life Member of Bury Branch.
Julie Ann ROWLAND
28.01.2019 Aged 59 yrs
(nee Williams, formerly Varley) Formerly of GMP. Julie served on the E Division.
Charles WIGGINS
29.01.2019 Aged 67 yrs
Following service in the RAF Charles joined GMP. He served on the D, E, Airport and M Divisions.
Catherine Louise "Cath" SLACK
02.02.2019 Aged 64 yrs
(nee Clements) Formerly of Manchester & Salford & GMP. Cath served on the E Division. She retired in 1979 after IOD.
Gordon Wylie ORR
05.02.2019 Aged 87 yrs
Formerly of Salford, M&S & GMP. Retired from MCMC and the C.D.C. Member of the Salford Branch.
Anthony "Tony" DIMOND
14.02.2019 Aged 77 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Retired as Inspector from the ID Suite at Longsight. Member of the Tameside Branch.
John STALKER
15.02.2019 Aged 79 yrs
Formerly of MCP, M&S, GMP, Warwickshire and GMP. Retired as Deputy Chief Constable.
George Anthony "Tony" RICKETTS
16.02.2019 Aged 82 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Tony served on the D and E Divisions at Longsight, Moss Side and Platt Lane.
Graham SHAW
16.02.2019 Aged 77 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Retired from Bolton as Sergeant.1997. Member of the Bury Branch.
William CAIN
18.02.2019 Aged 90 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served on the D and E Divisions.
John William WALLSWORTH
28.02.2019 Aged 75 yrs
John joined Manchester and Salford Police and retired from GMP when stationed at Eccles. Member of Salford Branch.
Richard "Dick" CARRUTHERS
28.02.2019 Aged 90 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Retired as Sergeant from Stretford in 1978.
Julie GIBBONS
03.03.2019 Aged 59 yrs
Julie served for many years on the N Division (PC 7124) before retiring on ill health. Member of the Bury Branch.
Hugh "Hughie" MITCHELL
07.03.2019 Aged 76 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served predominantly in Traffic and the Force Driving School. Retired as Sergeant.
Maurice SANDHAM
09.03.2019 Aged 89 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Retired in 1985 as PC N 5647. Member of Bury Branch
Philip "Phil" LAKER
19.03.2019 Aged 80 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Retired as Superintendent. Active member of the GMP Male Voice Choir and Rotarians.
Michael John "Mike" TURNER
22.03.2019 Aged 76 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served on C & G Divisions,Traffic & Driving School. Member of Tameside Branch.
Anthony "Tony" GREGORY
26.03.2019 Aged 74 yrs
Formerly PC E 226 and 2297 of Manchester, M&S & GMP.
Norman PERKINS
29.03.2019 Aged 89 yrs
Formerly of Wigan, Lancashire County & GMP he retired as Detective Inspector. He was a member of the Wigan & Leigh Branch.
David "Dave" RIGG
01.04.2019 Aged 65 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Dave served on Q Division, including the Dog Section. Member of the Oldham Branch.
Robert Charles "Bob" BRENNAN
01.04.2019 Aged 64 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Served mostly in the CID and Serious Crime Squads. Member of the Rochdale Branch.
Clifford "Cliff" ROBERTS
05.04.2019 Aged 82 yrs
Formerly of Cheshire & GMP. Served for many years in SOCO at M Division & Salford.
William "Bill" BOYES
11.04.2019 Aged 77 yrs
Formerly of Salford City, M&S & GMP. Later became a civilian in the Force Control Room.
John "Jack" WITHERS
21.04.2019 Aged 77 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Jack served on the D and E Divisions (Moss Side) and retired from the FCIO.
David "Dave" WALMESLY
30.04.2019 Aged 66 yrs
Formerly of Lancashire County & GMP. Member of the Salford Branch.
James "Jim" FITZGERALD
30.04.2019 Aged 79 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Jim was PC 1504 and served all of his career on the B Division.
John THORNTON
01.05.2019 Aged 79 yrs
Formerly of Lancashire County & GMP. John served in Traffic, on the G Division and Y Department. Retired as Sergeant.
Ronald MCKLUSKEY
07.05.2019 Aged 89 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. He served predominantly in CID. Retired as DCI. Member of the Bolton Branch.
Peter ROBINSON
13.05.2019 Aged 63 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Peter served at Manchester, Oldham & Rochdale and in TAG. He retired in the rank of Inspector.
Donald GOODMAN
14.05.2019 Aged 85 yrs
Formerly of Oldham, Lancs County & GMP. Donald served in Oldham & Bury Retired as  Inspector. President of Oldham Branch
Alastair James McGLASHAN
20.05.2019 Aged 72 yrs
Formerly of the Metropolitan Police, the Airport & GMP. Member of the Altrincham Branch.
James "Jimmy" CLINCH
23.05.2019 Aged 90 yrs
Formerly of Wigan, Lancs County & GMP. Member of the Wigan & Leigh Branch.
Angus MACPHERSON
25.05.2019 Aged 85 yrs
Formerly of West Riding, Lancs County & GMP. Retired as Chief Inspector. Member of the Rochdale Branch.
Beverley JONES (NICHOLAS)
26.05.2019 Aged 60 yrs
Formerly of GMP (PC/DC 6938) predominantly in CID (Collyhurst) and Serious Crime Squad.
David Richard EVANS
27.05.2019 Aged 76 yrs
Formerly of Rochdale Borough, Lancs County & GMP. Retired as Sergeant. Member of the Rochdale Branch.
Stephen BAKER
31.05.2019 Aged 59 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Served on Salford and Rochdale Divisions. Member of the Rochdale Branch.
Andrew "Andy" MILLER
01.06.2019 Aged 73 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. He served on several Divisions and retired in the rank of Sergeant. Member of Rochdale Branch.
Derrick COCKER
04.06.2019 Aged 79 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Served predominently in the CID. Retired as Superintendent. Member of Wigan & Leigh Branch.
Geoffrey "Geoff" CARMAN
01.07.2019 Aged 77 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Retired as Chief Inspector. Member of Bury Branch.
John "Jack" HICKLIN
03.07.2019 Aged 89 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Jack was posted to Longsight in 1952, and retired from Grey Mare Lane in 1977. Dog handler of note.
Leonard "Len" BOYDELL
July 2019    Aged 84 yrs
Formerly of Bolton, Lancs County & GMP. Retired from Whitefield in the Rank of Inspector.
Philip Neil MURRAY
12.07.2019 Aged 65 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Served at Bury. Retired early following serious injury on duty. member of Bury Branch.
Theo TYE
12.07.2019 Aged 71 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Served on the old E Division and at Stockport. Retired as Sergeant.
Michael "Mick" DARWIN
14.07.2019
Formerly of GMP Mick worked as both a DC and DS on the L division, the MIT the CTU. Member of the Wigan & Leigh Branch
Arfon JONES
15.07.2019 Aged 91 yrs
Formerly of Rochdale Borough, Lancs County & GMP. Usher at Rochdale Magistrates Court after retiring. Member of the Rochdale Branch.
Edward "Ted" EXLEY
17.07.2019 Aged 80 yrs
Formerly of Salford & GMP. He retired in 1986 in the rank of Acting Chief Inspector at Sedgley Park. Member of Salford Branch
Alan DAVIES
18.07.2019 Aged 84 yrs
Formerly of Manchester City, Manchester and Salford and GMP. Retired from Grey Mare Lane in the rank of Inspector.
Gary PALK
18.07.2019 Aged 67 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Gary served on the L Division, predominantly in the CID.. Member of the Wigan & Leigh Branch.
Maurice OSBORNE
01.08.2019 Aged 89 yrs
Formerly of Cheshire & GMP. Maurice served at Moss Side and retired as Inspector. Member of the Crewe Branch.
Brian LAWRENCE
01.08.2019 Aged 76 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Brian served in both uniform and the CID for many years on the 'B' Division,SCS & Federation.
Anthony George "Tony" GRISDALE
02.08.2019 Aged 86 yrs
Formerly of Manchester, Manchester & Salford & GMP. He received the 'Queen's Award for Brave Conduct' in 1966 after being stabbed.
Philip "Phil" RICE
15.08.2019 Aged 70 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & Salford & GMP. Served in Uniform and Traffic. Retired as Sergeant. Member of the Bury Branch.
Brian HARGREAVES
17.08.2019 Aged 85 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Retired as Chief Superintendent. Member of the Rochdale Branch.
John Michael "Mick" GALT
20.08.2019 Aged 83 yrs
Formerly of Lancs County & GMP. Served in several places before handling the first GMP drug dog "Ben". Member of Tameside Branch.
Anthony Alan GREENE
24.08.2019 Aged 56 yrs
Formerly of GMP. Alan served on several Divisions and Departments before retiring from FHQ in the rank of Superintendent.
David Alan RIVERS
26.08.2019 Aged 68 yrs
Formerly of Salfotrd & GMP. David served on the F Division. Member of Salford Branch.
Stanley James FIELDING
26.08.2019 Aged 102 yrs
Formerly of Rochdale & Lancs County. Retired as Chief Superintendent. Member of Rochdale Branch.
Eric ROBERTS
26.08.2019 Aged 78 yrs
Formerly of Manchester & GMP. Eric served predominently in the CID, before moving to Special Branch from where he retired.