Date: Wednesday 28th November 2018
The funeral service to celebrate Francis's life will take place at Our Lady & St Hubert's RC Church, Gt Harwood followed by interment in Gt Harwood Cemetery.
Peacefully in hospital on 19th November 2018, Francis aged 89 years of Gt Harwood. The devoted husband of the late Joyce, much loved father of Paul and Elaine, dear father-in-law of David, cherished grandfather of Elizabeth and Andrew, and great-grandfather of Ruby and a dear brother of John.
Francis worked at Lucas Aerospace for many years. He enjoyed his work and made many good friends there.
Francis was a lifelong and active member of Our Lady & St Hubert’s RC Church and would get involved with the collections and Christmas Fayre. He was an avid cricket supporter and member of Rishton Cricket Club. He attended matches every Sunday and also liked to watch England play and always back them to win. He was also a member of Gt Harwood Conservative Club and Brass Band club.