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 Service10:20am, Friday
26 August 2016
Funeral Service will take place at Accrington Crematorium, Burnley Road, Accrington BB5 6HA
Andrew Mark Hill
On 20th August 2016 peacfully in hospital, Andy aged 38 years of Accrington. Much loved son of Kath and Malcolm, Dad of Natalie and Josh, loving brother of Warren, Dave and the late Chris, loving partner of Cara and dear to her children Kyran, Ellis, Darcy and Kamie, also a loved uncle and cousin.
Andy was a paint sprayer and was also an avid Burnley Football fan. A great cook, he made the best curries and enjoyed watching cookery programs on TV. He enjoyed watchng horror films too. Andy had a great sense of humour and a great love of music and fishing. He adored his pet Budgie Percy and he loved dogs too.
Funeral Service01:30pm, Thursday
25 August 2016
Funeral Service will take place at Pleasington Crematorium, Blackburn
Loving Grandma and keen gardener
Suddenly in hospital, surrounded by her loving family on 15th August 2016, Shirley aged 74 years of Knuzden. The much loved and devoted partner of Les, loving mum of Karl, Mark and Neil, also a dear mother-in-law, cherished grandma and great-grandma.
Shirley spent her working life as a machinist at Mullards and ROF, she enjoyed her work and had many good friends. Shirley loved gardening and could often be found in her garden wich she kept immaculate and it would bloom with an array of colours throughout the summer. She loved going shopping and going on holidays to Greece, especially Zante, with her partner Les of twenty years. Shirley was a devoted grandma and great-grandma.
Funeral Service03:00pm, Tuesday
23 August 2016
Mark's Funeral Service will take place at Accrington Crematorium, Burnley Road, Accrington BB5 6HA
Mark Anthony Ashton
Lancashire County pool player
Funeral Service01:00pm, Tuesday
23 August 2016
Richard's Funeral Service will take place at Accrington Crematorium Chapel followed by Interment at Accrington Cemetery
Richard Victor Seymour
Horse racing enthusiast
On 11th August 2016 peacefully at the Woodlands care home Richard aged 90 years formerly of Clayton-le-Moors and Accrington. The devoted husband of the late Edna, much loved father of Carl and dear brother-in-law of Alan.
Richard served with the Royal Navy during WW2 having volunteered in early 1943 - 1946 and was the last surviving member of HMS St Brides Bay Association first commission. He was very proud to have served his country. Following WW2 he began work at shopfitter's and later worked in the building and steel erection trade. In later years he enjoyed extensive travel with his wife Edna visiting many countries of Europe and especially enjoyed their many trips to Italy. Richard especially loved horse racing, enjoyed a bet and always looked forward to visiting race courses with his friends from Bold Steet WMC and the King’s Arms, Accrington. A hard working and humble gentleman who will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Donations in memory of Richard on behalf of The Woodalnds Residents Amenities Fund c/o Champ Funeral Services
Funeral Service10:00am, Tuesday
23 August 2016
Margaret's Funeral Service will take place at Pleasington Crematorium, Blackburn