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Obituary listings and death notices in remembrance
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Funeral Service12:00pm, Tuesday
11 October 2016
Fran's funeral service will take place at All Saints Church, Clayton-le-Moors followed by interment at Dill Hall Cemetery
Frances Maud Davies (Fran)
On 3rd October peacefully in hospital surrounded by her loving family, Fran aged 64 years of Clayton-le-Moors. The devoted mum of John, Wane, Andrew, Leanne and the late Lisa, dear sister of Carol, Kathleen and Graham and the late David, dear sister-in-law of Maxine and also cherished nanna of Harvey, Alfie, Astile and Michaela, and a good friend to Mary.
Fran loved family life and loved nothing more than getting together for family celebrations. She especially loved being nanna and always spoiled her grand children at every opportunity. Fran loved holidays in Blackpool ideally with her family and only recently spent a lovely weekend at the Norbreck Castle even enjoying a couple of drinks. A former factory worker and later care assistant, Fran enjoyed relaxing at home watching her favourite soaps and never missed an episode.
Donations in memory of Fran on behalf of Cancer Research UK
Funeral Service01:00pm, Friday
07 October 2016
The funeral service will take place at the Chapel of Rest, Champ Funeral Services, Bank House, Whalley Road, Clayton-le-Moors BB5 5DY followed by a interment at Dill Hall Cemetery
Gail Ruth Sunderland
Loving wife and mum
On 27th September 2016 suddenly at the family home Gail aged 56 years of Accrington. The much loved wife of David and mum of Pierce, Reece, Frazer, Lewis and Freya and a good friend to many.
Gail and David met whilst Gail was working as a senior psychiatric nurse at Gisburn Hospital. Gail later went on to do voluntary work for the Samaritans. Gail enjoyed spending time with her very close family and recently threw a 70th birthday party for David which the whole family thoroughly enjoyed. Gail was always immaculately presented and loved to get her hair done every week. She also loved flowers, her favourite flower being a tiger lily. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Donations in memory of Gail to the Samaritans
Funeral Service03:00pm, Thursday
06 October 2016
Winnie's funeral service will take place at Accrington Crematorium, Burnley road, Accrington, BB5 6HA.
Winifred Adelaide Clara Brunton (Winnie)
Devoted carer and loving family lady
On 28th September 2016 in hospital Winnie aged 74 years of Clayton-le-Moors, formerly of Edinburgh. The devoted wife of George, much loved mum of Jennifer, Deryck and Stephanie, cherished nana of Megan, Callum, George, Ellie, Harvey, Maya, Idris, little nana of Grace and Freya, dear sister of Edith.
Winnie was a naturally caring and hard working lady who was always happy to help anybody with anything. Winnie worked as a nurse on the children's ward at Edinburgh Children's Hospital, later as an inspector at Whisky Barn, and moved to Clayton-le-Moors in 1989 where she worked as a deputy matron before retiring due to ill health. Winnie was particularly family orientated. She was very proud nana who loved spending time with her grand children and attending family gatherings and would always put on a new year's day party. Born in Edinburgh, the youngest of 8 daughters, she always kept in close contact even spending her holidays visiting family members. In her spare time she also enjoyed a game of bingo with her friend.
Donations are being recieved via the family
Funeral Service02:20pm, Tuesday
27 September 2016
Funeral Service will take place at Accrington Crematorium, Burnley Road, Accrington BB5 6HA
Phillip James McLester
Funeral Service10:30am, Friday
23 September 2016
Funeral Service of Thanksgiving will take place in St Luke's Church, Blackburn followed by committal at Pleasington Crematorium
Ronald James Mills
Loving man who devoted his time to others
On Monday 12th September 2016 peacefully at Pendle Community Hospital Ron aged 84 years. The loving and devoted husband of Marjorie, much loved dad of Caroline, Patricia, John and the late Stephen and a treasured granddad and great-granddad.