Obituaries & Donations


Our obituary notices are continuously updated with details of services, remembrances and preference for flowers and donations.

Rev’d Dr Leslie Chambers

Peacefully on 30th April 2018, Leslie aged 91 years of Helmshore. The devoted and much loved husband of Jean, loving dad of Christopher and Philip, dear father-in-law of Helen and…

Roy Winkley

On 6th May peacefully in a private nursing home, Roy aged 80 years of Gt Harwood. Dearly loved husband of Evelyn, also a dearly loved dad, grandad and great-grandad. Roy…

John Walker

Peacefully at Addison Court on 27th April 2018, John aged 79 years of Great Harwood. The devoted and much loved husband of Sheila, dear brother of Doreen and Wilfred and…

Patricia Hey “Pat”

Peacefully in hospital and of Blackburn on 28th April 2018, Pat, the devoted and much loved wife of Alan, loving mum of Kevin, dear mother-in-law of Helen, cherished grandma of…

Glyn Alan Lucas

On 28th April 2018 peacefully at his home, Glyn aged 66 years of Altham. Dearly loved and loving husband of Sue, much loved Dad of Rob and Rhi, Kathy (Batman)…

Elizabeth Brenda Snowden

On 24th April 2018 in Princess Diana Hospital, Grimsby, Elizabeth aged 95 years, formerly of Rishton. Much loved wife of the late Arthur, loving mum, grandma and great-grandma. In times…

Annette Kay

Peacefully in hospital surrounded by her loving family on 19th April 2018, Annette aged 63 years of Rishton. The devoted and much loved wife of Colin, loving mum of Deborah…

Thomas Riding “Tom”

Peacefully in hospital on 26th April 2018, Tom aged 87 years of formerly of Rishton. The devoted husband of the late Dorothy, loving father of Malcolm and Nigel, dear father-in-law…

Deborah Frances Clough née Murray ‘Debbie’

Of your charity please pray for the repose of the soul of Deborah who died suddenly in hospital on 23rd April 2018 aged 58 years of Oswaldtwistle and formerly of…

John De-Maine

After a brief but courageous fight against illness, John De-Maine died at home on the 11th of April (aged 70) whilst being cared for by his loving and much-loved family….

Geoffrey Samuel Lovatt “Geoff”

On 11th April 2018, Geoff aged 85 years of Whalley and formerly of Langho. Husband of the late Ann, beloved dad of Mel and Sam, father-in-law of Graeme and Phil….

Edward Marshall “Ted”

Peacefully in hospital on 12th April 2018, Edward aged 103 years of Accrington. The devoted husband of the late Mary. Edward leaves his dear niece Dorothy and also many friends….

Memory Giving

At Champ, we ensure each obituary advises on flowers and donations.

Money can be donated online via the link to memory giving or handed to us in person and there will also be a donation box at the venue. Flowers will be received at the funeral home prior to or on the morning of the funeral.