It is with sadness that I have to inform you of the death on Monday 25th January 2021 of ex C/Inspector Leslie Alan Jepson, 83 years, in Chesterfield Royal Hospital where he was being treated for another condition and from where he contracted Covid 19.
His next of kin is his wife Mrs Daphne Elizabeth Jepson(aka Elizabeth).
Alan (or Jeppo by Chesterfield Football fans) as he was known started with the Derbyshire Constabulary in October, 1957 serving in Buxton, Chesterfield, Operations Room, Cadet Training and eventually as Chief Inspector at Chesterfield PS where he retired in 1987.
His funeral will be held at 12.00 noon on Tuesday 16th February 2021 at Amber Valley Memorial Park and Crematorium, Derby Road, Swanwick,DE55 1BH. Covid restrictions apply.
There will be live webcast of the funeral and watch again facility:
It is requested that there be family flowers only for the service.
The family have decided to honour Dad's passing by supporting the charity Care of Police Survivors which is dedicated to supporting families of police officers who have lost their lives on duty. There will be a collection at the service, and for those unable to attend who wish to kindly donate they can do so using the following link: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/alan-jepson.
Elizabeth Jepson would also like to thank everyone for the cards and messages of condolence that she has received.
Sean Murphy (Secretary)
We extend our sympathies and support to the families, relatives and friends of our retired and serving colleagues who have passed away. May all who have departed rest in peace.