Funeral Service

Time: 1.00pm

Date: Wednesday 11th August 2021

Service Details:
Harry's funeral service will be held at Accrington Crematorium. The service will be live streamed for all those unable to attend. To login to the service please visit and enter the following username and password. Username: bage5947 Password: 673495

Harry Walsh

On 2nd August 2021 at the Royal Blackburn Hospital, Harry aged 61 years. He leaves his partner of 31 years Jason Forshaw, family, many good friends and his beloved dogs Peter and Shirley.

Harry was born in Northern Ireland when harry was 9 years old he moved to Church in Accrington. He attended Rhyddings high school then worked as a window cleaner for 18 years when leaving school. Leaving his Window Cleaning Harry then became a support worker for the National Autistic Society a job he did until he had a stroke in 2016. Harry liked to socialise he loved theatre, musicals and Shirley Bassey. Harry worked behind the bars in Church when he was younger, including the Stag and Crossguns.

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

Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Harry are being gratefully received on behalf of the National Autistic Society via the donate button below.


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MESSAGES for the family of Harry Walsh


Margaret and Gary White

So many happy memories of a great guy.


Finglas Family

Harry will be remembered for so many thing’s by so many people, he was such a lovely funny guy, thanking of you Jason at this very sad time x


Sharon Bell

I have many fond memories of Harry…he was a good and fun loving lad. My condolences to his family and friends and especial love and deep sympathy to Jason xx


Wendy Mcwilliams

Heartfelt condolences Jason and family thoughts with you all at this sad time x


Gary Cooke

I knew Harry for quite a number of years when he was married I got on with him really well it’s so sad to hear of the news he will be sadly missed rest in peace Harry.