Funeral Service

Time: 2.20

Date: Thursday 4th February 2021

Service Details:
Due to current restrictions a private family funeral service will be held at Accrington Crematorium. The service will be live streamed for all those who are unable to attend. To login please go to and enter the following username and password. Username: Mara6914 Password: 443964

Kathleen Monk (Kath)

Peacefully in hospital on 23rd January 2021, Kath aged 72 of Great Harwood. The devoted and loving wife of the late Keith, loved mum of Warren, the late David, the late Christopher and the late Andrew, cherished grandma of Joel, Jake, Natellie, Josh and Lucas dear sister of Robert, Steven, Suzanne and the late Peter and a well loved auntie, cousin and friend to many.

Kath was a devoted family lady and loyal friend to all who knew her. She was a life long Burnley supporter and a regular face at Turf Moor. Kath was a well known and loved lady and former landlady of the Old England Forever, Clayton-le-Moors. She enjoyed crown green bowling and was a member of the Victoria Pub bowling team. Over the last five years Kath has travelled across the world exploring all the places on her bucket list, including Iceland, Egypt, Africa and Europe. Kath had a heart of gold and was selfless in her giving, she volunteered her time at East Lancashire Hospice for over twelve years making many good friends along the way.

Kath will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by all who knew her.


Donations can be made in memory of Kath on behalf of East Lancashire Hospice, to make a donation please click the ‘Make A Donation’ button at the bottom of this page.


Please feel free to leave a message for Kath’s online memorial book by completing the form below.

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MESSAGES for the family of Kathleen Monk (Kath)



Kath you will be missed so much it was a honour knowing you and being part of your family for many years I’ll never forget you fly high Kath and br at peace love always Tania Bleasdale.


Jean Grindrod Dowling

Thinking of Katie and her family at this sad time, R.I.P. Katie xxx


Mark, Judith and Andrew (King)

So sorry for your loss. Kath will always be remembered for her love for life, laughter and for being one of the loveliest people we were proud to have in our family. RIP Kath. Forever in our hearts ????????



She was 1 in a Million xxx


Michelle Louise Thomson

God bless such a beautiful soul… An amazing lady inside and out. An infectious laugh and beautiful smile. Fly free with the angels. Terribly missed x


Linda Boyer

Such sad news, thinking of you.


Mel Shaw

I knew Kath when I was a child growing up in Clayton. She was a lovely lady with a wicked sense of humour. I’m so sorry for her family’s loss.