Funeral Service

Time: 11:00am

Date: Wednesday 09 May 2018

Service Details:
John's funeral will take place at Our Lady & St Hubert's Church, Great Harwood followed by committal at Accrington Crematorium.

John Walker

Life loving gentleman

Peacefully at Addison Court on 27th April 2018, John aged 79 years of Great Harwood. The devoted and much loved husband of Sheila, dear brother of Doreen and Wilfred and the late Richard and the late Isobella, a cherished godfather and uncle.

John completed his national service serving in Malaya and then worked as a BT engineer for many years before retiring due to ill-health. John married Sheila in Our Lady & St Hubert’s Church 58 years ago. He was a lifelong supporter and season ticket holder of Blackburn Rovers and always attended matches with his wife Sheila. He was an avid cricket supporter and member of Rishton Cricket Club and also enjoyed cycling along the canals, loving the outdoors. John was also a pet lover who always had companion pets including dogs and cats and he leaves his beloved cat Billy. John loved his holidays and life in general and he was always smiling.

Family flowers only and donations in memory of Macmillan Cancer Support