The following death notices were carried in the Watford Observer last week:

COLLIER Marlene – Passed away peacefully aged 76 on 23rd December 2020. Much loved and missed mother, grandmother and sister to Stuart, Siobhan, Harriet, Chloe, Amelia and Claire.

KENT David Colin - Known as Colin – Passed away peacefully on 3rd January 2021 aged 91 years. Colin was very much loved by his family and will be sadly missed by everyone that had the pleasure of knowing him.

LEE nee Henning Eileen Vera – Of Carpenders Park, formerly of Wembley died on 22nd December 2020. A Lady till the end, she will be greatly missed.

MADIN Jean (Nee Hicks) – Peacefully following a short illness on Friday 25th December 2020 at Bassetlaw Hospital, Worksop aged 82 years. Dearly beloved Wife of Rex. Step Mother of Claire, Joanne, David and Andrew. Well loved Sister of John & Sally.

Robina (Tina) Mclean, Taylor 1942-2020 – Born Glasgow Scotland. Lived Watford and Croxley. Passed away 29th December 2020, bravely fought dementia. Loving Mum, Mother-in-Law, Gran. Mother to Stuart and Gregory Taylor. Grandmother of Rhodes Julius Solomon Taylor (9), Brunel Ruskin Frederick Taylor (5), Cromwell Aurelius Shackleton Taylor (10 months), Robby Taylor and Saidi Taylor.

DEREK MARTIN SHAW – Passed away peacefully in the Chase Care Home on December 22nd 2020, aged 89. Forever in my heart – Margaret. “OUR DAD” We think of you with love today, but that is nothing new, We thought about you yesterday, and the days before that too. God has you in His keeping, we have you in our hearts. Thinking of you with love, Helen & Des.

JOHN MICHAEL WATTS – Former Mayor of Watford from 1989-1990. Passed away peacefully on Friday 1st January 2021, aged 86 years. Loving husband of Sheila, Dad of Paul and Lynn, father-in-law of Bill, Grandad and Great Grandad. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.