Funeral Service

Time: 11.00am

Date: Tuesday 10th November 2020

Service Details:
A private family funeral service will be held at Accrington Crematorium. For those unable to attend, the ceremony will be live streamed. For log in details please visit Username Hiju7000 Password 397024

Eileen Mary Rishton

On 3rd November 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by her family, Eileen aged 71 years.

Loving wife to Ronnie, doting mum to Wayne, Paul, Louise and the late John, dear mother-in-law to Anita, Kath and Andy, Cherished grandma to Ben, Alexandra, Oliver, James and Tom, much loved sister of Peter, Derek the late Sheila and the late Tony.

Growing up Eileen was a talented studio Artist, she held an exhibition at Haworth Art Gallery and took great pride in her work, she would draw for her family and friends from photographs and this was something she was passionate about, however she never went professional due to her loyal loving commitment to her family. Eileen loved her role as a housewife and mother she was dearly loved by her husband and children, Eileen also held down various Roles in Retail retiring from her Job in the Pharmacist. Eileen loved to socialise and together with her daughter Louise they shared many of girly holidays to Ibiza and Magaluf, Eileen loved the sunshine and holidays was very much looked forward to.Eileen had a love of music especially 50’s and 60’s love songs.

She will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all who had the pleasure of knowing and loving her.

Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Eileen are being gratefully received on behalf of Cancer Research UK via the donate button below


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Messages for the family of Eileen Mary Rishton


Mrs Samantha Hodge

So many lovely memories of my girly afternoons with Eileen and Louise. Eileen was a true lady, beautiful inside and out. Sandy and I will truly miss her. All my love to her amazing family especially Louise who couldn’t have been a more devoted daughter and best friend to Eileen x x


Paul Rishton

Love you mum, gonna miss our Sunday afternoons, can’t believe I won’t speak to you again, you always wanted to live and you fought a terrific fight, I know you wanted to go and look after John, miss you so much, sleep now mum you’ll always be in my thoughts xx????????❤



I had great pleasure of knowing you Eileen you were a beautiful lady inside & out, you always had a lovely smile on your face and always made time to talk to me and have a cuddle with my daughter which you did a beautiful drawing of her, which I still have to this day 25 years on.. Rest in paradise beautiful you will be dearly missed by many. My thoughts and prayers go to all the family at this very sad time xx