Funeral Service

Time: 10.00am

Date: Tuesday 13th September 2022

Service Details:
Requiem Mass will be celebrated at St Joseph's RC Church, Belgarth Rd, Accrington BB5 6AH followed by Committal at Accrington Crematorium.

Dennis Cooney

Peacefully in hospital surrounded by his loving family on 26th August 2022, Dennis aged 82 years of Church, Accrington. The devoted wife of Marjorie, step-father of Simon, Martyn, David, Paul and their families, loved brother of Kevin, Kathleen, Brenda, Rita, Alicia, John and Kenneth, Dennis also leaves many relatives and friends many of whom are in Australia.

Born and raised in Accrington, Dennis was one of ten children. Following his school years Dennis began his working life at JW Bridges Iron Mongers, he also spent time working as a lorry driver at Spencers and Gilbraith’s for a short time as a bus driver. Dennis made the decision to emigrate to Australia to be near other family members, here he found work as a paramedic working his way up to Chief Ambulance Officer before retirement. He was a keen sportsman, enjoying golf and football and Dennis always kept himself fit and healthy. Following his retirement, Dennis spent many happy time with his wife and soulmate Marjorie travelling around Australia and they also enjoyed visits to Indonesia and the Far East.

Dennis will be sadly missed by all who knew him.

Flowers are welcome to the funeral home or donations can be made in Dennis’s memory on behalf of Cancer Research UK. To Make a donation please click the ‘Make A Donation’ button at the bottom of this page.

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Kate Jackson

To my brother Denis, My brother for 82 years will miss you always miss you. Heart broken. Your Sister Kate and Doug.

Kevin Cooney

Sadly missed.