Funeral Service

Time: 11.40am

Date: Wednesday 5th January 2022

Service Details:
Olive's funeral service will be held at Accrington Crematorium, Burnely Road, Accrington BB5 6HA

Olive Hill

Olive Hill, aged 95 years of Dill Hall Lane, Church passed on peacefully at Hope House on 21st December 2021. The devoted wife of the late Rowland, much loved mum of Christopher and Andrew, dear mother-in-law of Ilona and a cherished grandma and great-grandma.

Olive was the former post mistress at Dill Hall Lane Post office, where she became well known in the local community. A keen walker, Olive loved to get out each day for a breath of fresh air with her beloved companion dogs. At home Olive loved to cook and her baked treats were always enjoyed by all of her family and she was the most doting mum and proud grandma. A keen knitter and avid reader, Olive loved to settle in her favourite spot to create her latest knitwear and finish off her favourite book.

Family flowers only please, donations can be made in Olive’s memory on behalf of Alzheimer’s Society. To make a donation please click the ‘Make A Donation’ button at the bottom of this page or forward to the Funeral Directors.

Please feel free to leave a message for Olive online memorial book by completing the form below.

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MESSAGES for the family of Olive Hill


Laura Mulligan

In loving memory of Olive, a lovely lady who was always a pleasure to see. Our thoughts are with you all at this sad time.


Peter & Shirley Myerscough

Our deepest sympathy for your loss.


Susan, Ian, Rebecca & Catherine Jones

Very fond memories of visiting Auntie Olive and Uncle Rowland when little, and meeting up the many times she stopped over at my Mum and Dad’s before jetting off on a holiday. A lovely kind and gentle lady. So sorry for your loss.


Peter Hill

Fond memories of my childhood with my two cousins. Wonderful times. Goodbye Auntie Olive.