Mrs Mavis Thelma Bradbury


Mavis passed away peacefully on the 12th May 2024, aged 96 years.

She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Donations in memory of Mavis are welcomed for the RSPB and the RNLI.

Both charities were close to Mavis' heart; reflecting her love of birds and nature, alongside the life-saving work carried out by the lifeboat service.


Charity details

Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds (RSPB)

Our birds and wildlife are increasingly vulnerable in a rapidly-changing world. The RSPB aims to create bigger, better, more joined-up spaces for nature to save our wildlife, and our shared home.

Registered Number 207076

RNLI (The Royal National Lifeboat Institution)

The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea. They provide, on call, a 24-hour lifeboat search and rescue service around the UK and Ireland, and a seasonal lifeguard service. With lifeboats, lifeguards, safety advice and flood rescue, they are committed to saving lives.

Registered Number 209603

Messages of condolence

I know the RSPB was a great passion of yours and supported for many years. Love to you and all the family Joan xx

Miss Joan Barrie

Sorry we couldn't attend the funeral on Friday. Mavis was a special lady and a wonderful neighbour in Regency Drive. Sadly missed.

Mrs Hazel Craig Waller

Sending our condolences to all Mavis's family and friends. We admire Mavis's independent spirit and all she achieved in her lifetime with sheer determination and willpower. May you rest in peace Mavis. With love and best wishes Chris and Martin

Mr & Mrs Chris and Martin Prior

With love from Margaret xx

Mrs Margaret Crowther

Mum, we'll all miss you. You achieved so much with your life. Fantastic charities. Lots of love from us all xxxx

Mr & Mrs Caroline Cross

So many memories Mavis! I shall be wearing dull clothes tomorrow to remind me of the times you blew a fuse because another birdwatcher had turned up in something bright. ‘Don’t they know they are supposed to be innocuous’ you fumed. In my heart I shall be wearing a rainbow to celebrate you.

Mrs Ann Terry

To the family of Mavis Thelma Bradbury, Our most sincere condolences on the passing of your loved one. We thank you for the opportunity to join you in support of The Royal National Lifeboat Institution, in memory of Amy's Grandmother. Kind regards, AIFS Barcelona

. AIFS Sofia

Much love and thoughts from The Garofalo’s

Mr & Mrs Rachel Garofalo

Service details

Funeral Service

07 June, 2024 15:30

Cambridge City Crematorium

Huntingdon Road, Girton, Cambridge, CB3 0JJ
A service to celebrate the life of Mavis will be held within the East Chapel.