Date: Friday 06 April 2018
Donald's funeral service will take place at St Mary's RC Church, Devonshire Drive, Clayton-le-Moors BB5 5RJ followed by interment at Dill Hall Cemetery.
Donald TownsendWell known face in Clayton-le-Moors
At his home on 25th March 2018, Donald aged 80 years, formerly of Clayton-le-Moors. The devoted partner of Kevin of 48 years, dear brother of Tom, Derek, Peter, David, Betty, Joan and the late Brian, John and Marie, a treasured uncle and a good friend to many.
Donald worked for Hyndburn Borough Council as a refuge collector for many years and also had various jobs before that. He was a well-known face around Clayton-le-Moors. Donald loved dogs, in particular greyhounds which he would train for racing but especially important to him was his beloved collie and dog companion Jess. Donald loved his caravan as well as holidays abroad where he enjoyed seeing the sights and spending time walking. He liked to visit churches and cathedrals. He also enjoyed visiting his family.
Family flowers only and donations may be made in memory of Donald to Cancer Research UK.