Hospital appeals to trace relatives after Sheffield woman's death

A hospital in Sheffield has appealed for relatives of an elderly woman to get in touch after it appears she died without any family being aware.

Tuesday, 17th January 2017, 5:22 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th January 2017, 5:31 pm
The Northern General Hospital, where Beryl Freeman died on January 6

Northern General Hospital this week placed a notice in The Star's deaths column for Beryl Freeman, who it said had passed away there 11 days ago on January 6, aged 74.

The brief notice says Beryl is known to have lived in Sheffield but gives no other information about her except for her age.

The death notice appeared on The Star's Family Announcements page this week

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It states: "Beryl Freeman has sadly died in the Sheffield Northern General Hospital on 6th January aged 74. Known to have lived in Sheffield.

"Seeking information of any relatives for Beryl. Please contact Bereavement Office at Northern General Hospital on: (0114) 271 4555."

The death notice appeared on The Star's Family Announcements page this week