Relatives or friends of a woman who passed away recently are being asked to get in touch with the City of Wolverhampton Council so that her funeral can be arranged.

Joyce Widdowson, also known as Sister Joy, was 87 and had been living in the Pendeford area of Wolverhampton.

Ms Widdowson had previously lived in Lancashire and Manchester, and as a nurse in London cared for former Prime Minister James Callaghan in his later years.

Anyone who is related to Ms Widdowson, or has any information which may help trace her relatives, is asked to call Diane Doré, Protection and Funerals Officer, on either 01902 555740 or 07919 626117, or email her via