Obituaries & Donations


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

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….

Jessie Kerr

Peacefully in hospital on 14th April 2018, Jessie aged 88 years formerly of Padiham. The devoted wife of the late George Anderson Kerr, much loved mum of George, Francis, Victor…

Thomas Fox “Tom”

Peacefully in a private nursing home on 9th April 2018, Tom aged 67 years of Kirk House, Church. The much loved dad of Richard, Robert, Darren, Stephen, Gabriella and dear…

Christine Mayor (née Barnes)

Peacefully in hospital with her daughter by her side on 5th April 2018, Christine aged 60 years of Clayton-le-Moors and formerly of Huncoat. The devoted and much loved mum of…

James Edwards “Jim”

At his home on 3rd April 2018, Jim aged 89 years of Church, Accrington. The devoted husband of the late Edna, step-dad of Anne, Eric and Stephen. Jim served in…

Lilian Maud Liggins

On 28th March peacefully in hospital, Lilian aged 91 years of Clayton-le-Moors. The dearly loved wife of the late Thomas, much loved mum of David, Steven, Christine and Martin, also…

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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.