Medics need your help to trace the family of a patient who died in hospital

James Cook University Hospital.
James Cook University Hospital.

Hospital bosses are trying to trace relatives of a Hartlepool patient who has died.

Edith Blakemore died at the James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough on April 2.

The 83-year- old lived in Hartlepool

Workers at the hospital's bereavement service are now desperately trying to find anyone who knew Edith.

A spokesman said: "Edith came from Hartlepool and we would like to hear from anyone who knew her."

If you knew Edith call 01642 835 638 or 01642 835 929.