Joan Blake Born Tweedmouth, Northumbria 1940 - Died Cirencester, Gloucestershire 2017. Passed away at her home 8th April. A much loved mother to Richard, Sylvia and Peter. Grandmother to Christopher, Michael, Eleanor, Faith and Kate. A retired teacher with fond memories of her time at Barton, Wood Farm and North Hinksey Primary Schools. Thanks go to the Cotswold District Nurses and Longfield Hospice. Funeral service at Cheltenham Crematorium on Friday 28th April at 1.45pm and afterwards at Corinium Hotel Cirencester. Any donations to Longfield Hospice c/o A Slade and Sons, 35 Dyer Street, Cirencester GL7 2PP, Tel 01285-656336.