Christie Garden of Hope

Online tributes funds for The Christie charity offer a unique place to create a lasting tribute for your loved one and raise valued funds for The Christie.  You can create an easily personalised webpage which family and friends can visit as well as add special memories with photos, videos, stories, messages of support and donations in your loved ones memory. 

All the donations received in memory will go directly towards helping The Christie work towards a future without cancer.

Recent Donations (511 tributes)

Paul Mackrell

1973 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Paul Mackrell, the dearly loved husband of Alison, loving dad of William, much loved son of Arthur and Meg, dear brother of Nicki and dear step-brother to Alison and David, a sadly missed brother-in-law, son-in-law, uncle and friend. He is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Moe, who was born in Liverpool on December 05, 1953. She is much loved and will always be remembered.

Hope Nelson

1963 - 2020

This site is a tribute to Hope Nelson, who was born on June 12, 1963. She is much loved and will always be remembered.

Matthew Paul Stringer

1967 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Matthew Stringer, who was born in Manchester on December 21, 1967. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Chris Frankland

1984 - 2011

The loss of a true legend, Chris Frankland a.k.a. the "General", to Cancer of Unknown Primary (CUP) at the young age of 26 has inspired us to support and raise awareness of this particular type of cancer. Chris was diagnosed with CUP in February 2011.

Laura Abbott

1991 - 2013

In Laura's short time she touched many peoples lives. She devoted much of her personal time helping others in schools and guiding units across the UK, even during her illness. She had achieved over 500 hours of volunteering even before the age of 15! She was ambitious and had a passion for teaching.
This site is a tribute to Sheila, who was born on July 29, 1943. She is much loved and will always be remembered.

Shirley Prior

1948 - 2012

Shirley Anne Prior was born on November 13, 1948. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family. Married to Mike in 1970. Claire was born in 1974 and Stuart in 1980.
This site is a tribute to Ped, who was born in Aylesbury on September 10, 1953. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Michael Pearson

1983 - 2002

Michael Pearson was born on May 8, 1983. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Rachel Griffiths

1967 - 2009

Rachel Griffiths was born on December 29, 1967. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family. This is a Memory for Rachel Griffiths who was taken away from us on 29th July 2009. She was a beautiful smily lady with an amazing bubbly personality and she had so much courage and determination to keep fighting!

Carole Lynn Duce

1946 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Dr Carole Duce. Beloved wife of Michael for 48 years and sister to Susan, Annette and Lesley. She will be greatly missed by all her family, friends and former patients who she served tirelessly fotr thirty years in general practice. Kind, caring and dedicated, a true light in the darkness.

Audrey Rudyard

1933 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Audrey Rudyard. She is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Mike. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Corbyn Seve Johnson

1994 - 2012

Corbyn Seve Johnson our beautiful, incredible son lost a short fight against cancer on 11/12/12. Just 18, about to start his life as a passionate and talented musician.

John Whitehead

1944 - 2011

John Whitehead was born on December 30, 1944. He was married to Pamela for 41 years and was the dad to two sons, Chris and Paul and two Daughters, Lisa and Jacqui. He was also the much loved Grandad to 6 grandchildren, Luke, Ryan, Kane, Ruaridh, Lulu and Lexi, and as of 2014 a new grandson born who is named after him - Henry John.

Gordon Winnard

1941 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Gordon Winnard, who was born in Wigan on November 14, 1941. He is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Fi. She is much loved and will always be remembered.

Brian Williams

1957 - 2017

This site is a tribute to Brian Williams, who was born in Prestatyn on July 16, 1957. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Anthony Alan Ridgway

1951 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Anthony Ridgway. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Dereck Best

1945 - 2010

A tribute to celebrate the life of Dereck Roy Best 25th May 1945 - 6th May 2010, Beloved Husband of Sandra dearly loved Dad of James and Graham Father-in-law to Emma and Anu loving grandad to Jack and Amy and much loved son to Ron. A song that has ended but the melody lives on in us all.
This site is a tribute to Becky, who was born in Ashton under Lyne on March 23, 1992, Our loving daughter , sister and auntie.  Becky was diagnosed with a rare cancer - Ewing's Sarcoma in June 2104, she underwent surgery , chemotherapy and radiotherapy over 20 months and was treated on the Young Oncology Unit at the Christie .
This site is a tribute to Geo, who was born in London on March 13, 1938. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Joan Clarke

1930 - 2009

Joan Clarke was born on July 8, 1930. She married John in 1950 and together they shared three children,seven grandchildren, two step-grandchildren & six great-grandchildren. Joan was one of the nicest people I have ever known, a kind hearted lady who always had a lovely smile and cared greatly !

Michael Hartley

1954 - 2012

Michael Hartley was born on December 8, 1954. He is much loved and will always be remembered by his wife Debbie, his children Ami, Tom, Matt and Lucy as well as his brothers Vernon, Jonathan, Adrian and David and his many friends, work colleagues and extended family.

Ann Taun

1942 - 2008

ANN TAUN was born on June 27, 1942. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family.a much loved mum of six children,always missed.

Maureen Devlin

1957 - 2009

On 16 October 2009, Maureen Devlin died peacefully at home aged 52 years. The courage that Maureen displayed throughout the period of her illness was an inspiration to many. It was Maureen's wish that funds donated in her memory may provide hope to others in the future. Maureen is much loved and will always be remembered by her friends and family.

Shirley Dirikis

1934 - 2010

Shirley Dirikis was born on September 28, 1934. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her family, friends and neighbours.

Paul Willmott

1947 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Paul Willmott. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Trevor Thorneycroft

1934 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Trevor Thorneycroft. They are much loved and will always be remembered. Afterglowby Helen Lowrie Marshall“I’d like the memory of meto be a happy one.I’d like to leave an afterglowof smiles when life is done.I’d like to leave an echowhispering softly down the ways,Of happy times and laughing timesand bright and sunny days.

Kay Owens (Kay)

1951 - 2018

This site is a tribute to Kay, who was born in Blythe on November 15, 1951. She is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Geo. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Dean Masom

1971 - 2010

We lost Dean too early and too quickly, a devoted father of three, adored husband, son and brother. He was born on March 5, 1971, in Northamptonshire, and grew up in Newport Pagnell. After attending University in Manchester, he made it his home. Dean is the youngest of Ian and Maureen's three children.

Margaret Hughes

1950 - 2010

Margaret Hughes was born on March 26th, 1950 & passed away peacefully at home on 11th May 2010 with her family around her. The outstanding attendance at St Christopher's Church in Pott Shrigley on 24th May, for the service of celebration for Margaret's life was indeed testament to the esteem by which she was held by all who knew and loved her.
This site is a tribute to Philip Shufflebottom. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Dean Thompson

1989 - 2008

Dean 6th Feb 89 - 13th May 2008 aged 19 years. We lived in Adlington until he was 5. He has a sister Becky 2 years younger. We then moved to Horwich, where he attended Rivington and Blackrod High School. Dean loved football, both playing and watching it.
This site is a tribute to Cass, who was born in Middleton on March 15, 1955. She is much loved and will always be remembered.

Elaine Gledhill

1959 - 2011

Elaine Ann Gledhill (nee Butler) June 27 1959 - Feb 26, 2011 Beautiful wife of Simon, a loving mum to Natalie Jay, much loved daughter of Dolores & the late Ron and a dear sister to Peter, Trish, Karen and Barbara. Always in our Hearts xxx
This site is a tribute to Louise Talbot. She is much loved and will always be remembered.

John Bromley

1943 - 2013

John Bromley was born on the 20th February, 1943. He is much loved and will always be remembered by all his friends and family.

Alan Matthews

1926 - 2021

This site is a tribute to Alan Matthews. He is much loved and will always be remembered.

Retta Thornton

1957 - 2020

This site is a tribute to Retta Thornton, who was born in Scotland on June 27, 1957. She is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Rosie, who was born in Manchester on December 01, 1937. She is much loved and will always be remembered.

John Higginbottom

1923 - 2021

This site is a tribute to John Higginbottom. He is much loved and will always be remembered.
Lana Jennifer Maartens was born on November 25, 1991. She is much loved and will always be remembered by all her friends and family. Jenni passed away on February 9 2013 after a 9 month battle against ovarian cancer. She was in her 3rd and final year studying English and Creative Writing at the the University of Salford.
This site is a tribute to Tony. He is much loved and will always be remembered.
This site is a tribute to Pat, who was born in Manchester on March 06, 1931. She is much loved and will always be remembered.