Latest Obituaries & Donations in Memory
Obituary listings and death notices in remembrance
Please see below our continuously updated list of obituaries in memory of cherished loved ones and information with regards to donations in their memory. "Ever in our thoughts"
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.
Funeral Service10:00am, Wednesday
21 September 2016
Brian's Funeral Service will take place at St Peter & St Paul's Parish Church, Rishton followed by Committal at Pleasington Crematorium.
Local well know farmer
Funeral Service11:45am, Tuesday
13 September 2016
Harry's Funeral Service will take place in St Peter & St Paul's Parish Church, Rishton Followed by a private family committal
Active member of Rishton Parish Church
On 4th September 2016 peacefully at Northwood Nursing Home Harry aged 91 years of Rishton. The dearly loved husband of Mavis, loving dad of Adele and Andrew, dear father-in-law of Stephen and Maria, cherished grandpa of Laura, Thomas, Hayden and Tilly and treasured brother of Marion and Jack.
Harry was a former education officer for Ribble Valley and Hyndburn .He enjoyed his work and made many good friends with whom he remained in contact with following his retirement. He was an active member of St Peter & St Paul’s Church, Rishton, serving on the PCC and was a sidesman for many years. He also served as a school governor. Harry had also been a former member of St Michael’s Church, Blackburn in his younger years. He met his wife Mavis at a dance at King Georges Hall and they enjoyed a wonderful and happy fifty-two years of marriage together, celebrating their Golden Wedding Anniversary with a family party at the Gibbon Bridge Hotel. Family holidays were spent around the UK and later Harry and Mavis travelled abroad for their holidays, enjoying many cruises and they always looked forward to some rest and relaxation in their favourite country Cyprus. Harry was always smartly dressed and could often be seen pottering about the house and garden carrying out his odd jobs fully dressed in his shirt and tie. He was a proud dad & grandpa and adored the family visits. Harry will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends and will be remembered for his life of dedication and commitment to the things he loved.