Obituaries & Donations

Obituary
Notices

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

Bert Catlow

Peacefully at his home with his wife by his side on 11th February 2024, Bert aged 87 years of Great Harwood. The devoted and much loved husband of Janet, loving…

Arlo Tommy Grimshaw

On 3rd February 2024, aged 4 months, Baby Arlo gained his angel wings. The cherished baby son of Kimberley and Jonathan, adored and special brother of Annabel, Madison, Eliza and…

Maureen Poland

On 12th February 2024, peacefully at home with loving family around her aged 77. A loving wife to recently departed John, and a very cherished mum to Liz, Cheree, Mick…

Kate May

On 10th February 2024, Kate passed away peacefully in hospital following a short illness, and of Wilpshire. The dearly beloved and loving wife of Ronnie, loved sister of Edward and…

David Alderson

On 24th January, 2024, suddenly at his home, David, aged 75 years of Accrington. A much loved brother of Gordon and the late Shirley, loved uncle of Roger, Richard, Mark,…

John Philip Cooper

Please pray for the Repose of the Soul of John of Clayton-le-Moors who passed away peacefully at his home following a brave battle with cancer on 31st January 2024 Fortified…

Jean Booth

In hospital peacefully surrounded by her loving family on 26th January 2024, Jean aged 79 years of Clayton-le-Moors. The devoted wife of the late John, much loved mum of Polly…

David Goldsworthy

Peacefully at his home on 26th January 2024, David aged 84 years of Rishton. The devoted husband of the late Betty, father of Barry and John and step-father of Barbara…

Stephen Michael Haworth

Olwen and Claire are very sad to pass on the news that Stephen Michael Haworth passed away suddenly at home on 16 January, 2024 after a short illness. Stephen leaves behind…

Brian Alan Mellor – ‘Blue’ ‘Kingy’

Peacefully surrounded by his loving family at East Lancashire Hospice on 23rd January 2024 following a battle of momentous proportions Blue aged 68 years of Oswaldtwistle. The devoted and much…

Donald Richards

Suddenly in hospital on 17th January 2024, Donald aged 85 years of Cliviger. The devoted and loving husband of Barbara, loved dad of Adrian and his wife Steph, cherished grandad…

Robert Murray ‘Bob’

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Robert Murray, affectionately known as Bob, who left us on 9th January 2024, peacefully at his home. Bob was…

Donald William Hartley

Donald passed away peacefully on Monday the 15th January 2024 aged 92. He had enjoyed the last 12 months living at the Woodlands care home. He will most probably be…

Jean Cheesman

Peacefully at her home on 14th January 2024, Jean aged 92 years of Huncoat. The devoted and loved wife of 70 years to Mark, adored and loving mum of Susan,…

Janina Feliksa Gronska

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Janina Feliksa Grońska, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She peacefully departed this world, surrounded by the love…

Eric Calvert

On 6th January, 2024 Eric passed peacefully away in hospital with Jackie by his side, aged 92 years of Huncoat. The beloved husband of Jackie, much loved dad of Lee…

Phyllis White

On 6th January 2024, peacefully in hospital, Phyllis passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side, aged 86 years, of Barrow. The dearly beloved wife of the late…

Dorothy May Duckworth

On 5th January 2024, peacefully following a long illness, surrounded by her loving family, Dorothy aged 89¾, of Mellor. The dearly loved wife of the late Eric, much loved and…

John Michael Whitford

On 3rd January, 2024, John passed away suddenly at his home following a short illness, aged 74 years of Whalley. A much loved and dear friend to many. John spent…

Janet Croasdale

On 2nd January 2024, peacefully in hospital, surrounded by her loving family, Janet, aged 83 years of Accrington. The much loved and loving mum of Duncan and Paul, dear mother…

Edna Walmsley

On the 2nd of December, 2023 Edna passed away peacefully, without pain, and with her friends and family. Although not a churchgoer, Edna nevertheless had a deep spiritual commitment. She…

Christine Elliott – Chris

On Wednesday 27th December 2023, Chris, aged 79 years of Whalley, passed away peacefully in Abbeyfields Care Home, Clitheroe. The dearly beloved and loving wife of Alan, much loved mum…

Alan Green

Alan Green

Peacefully at hospital on 21st December 2023, aged 84. Alan was the beloved husband of Margaret, with whom he shared a lifetime of love and companionship. Together, they raised two…

Margaret Grimshaw ‘Peggy’

Peacefully at the Woodlands Care Home on 21st December 2023, Peggy aged 95 years formerly of Rishton, Blackburn and Penwortham. The devoted wife of the late Raymond, much loved and…

Trevor James Greenwood

Trevor passed away peacefully at his home in Clayton-le-Moors, following a short illness, aged 68 years, on 19th December 2023. The dearly loved and loving husband of Elaine, much loved…

Joan Brown

Peacefully at Springhill Care Home surrounded by her loving family on 12th December 2023, Joan aged 84 years of Rishton. The devoted wife of the late Harry, much loved mum…

Dorothy Hacking ‘Dot’

Dot Peacefully passed away on 14th December 2023 at Hope House, aged 88 years of Oswaldtwistle. The devoted wife of the late Gordon, loving partner of Ray, loving and loved…

Leslie Allen ‘Les’

Leslie Allen, affectionately known as Les, peacefully passed away on December 17, 2023, at the age of 78, surrounded by his family, leaving behind a legacy of love, laughter, and…

Russell Grime – Russ

Russ passed away peacefully on 8th December 2023, aged 61 years of Clayton-le-Moors. The loved and loving husband of Sandra, much loved dad of Naomi-Jayne, dear father in law of…

Marie Evans

Peacefully at Lowfield House on 7th December 2023, Marie aged 86 years formerly of Read and Barley. The devoted wife of the late Stuart, loved mother of Paul, Kieron, Justine,…

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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.