MERLENE VALETTA CUMBERBATCH, NEE LORDE, of Belair, St. Philip, formerly of Seaview, St. Philip entered into rest on August 15, 2022.
Wife of the late Berkeley Cumberbatch.
Mother of Jay Cumberbatch (USA).
Sister of Vera Lorde, Mary Gadsby, Audrey Gibson, Eden Alleyne, Frank “Pat” Lord and the late Muriel Moore.
Cousin of Ireta, Meglyn and Inderl Lorde, Phylo Brathwaite, Cheslyn and Kay Estwick.
Aunt of Adrian, Donna, Natalie, Shelly, Kevin, Junior and Andrea.
Sister-in-law of Patricia Lord, Oswald, Juville and Anthony Cumberbatch and Rev. Beryl Estwick.
Relative of the Lorde, Sargeant and Burke families.
Friend of Millicent Edghill and family, Celestine Layne, Derek and Keith Edghill and the Beulah Church Family.
A service of celebration and thanksgiving will be held on Tuesday, September 06, 2022 at Beulah Methodist Church, Beulah, St. Philip, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2:00 p.m. for the service. The cortege will then proceed to Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens for the interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 12 noon on Tuesday. Kindly note that all COVID-19 protocols will be in effect.
The family invites you to view the live streaming of the service; to view please click here