Funeral Service

Time: 11.00am

Date: Friday 6th January 2023

Service Details:
Sheila's Funeral service will be held at Accrington Cremaotirum, Burnley Road, Accrington BB5 6HA

Sheila Lonsdale

Peacefully in hospital with her family at her side on 18th December 2022, Sheila aged 84 years of Blackburn. The devoted wife of the late Dennis, loving mum of Carole and the late Jackie, dear mother-in-law of Andrew, cherished grandma of Kelly, Amy, Sarah, Mark and Macauley, great-grandma of Max, Louis, Albie, Arlo and Jack, dear sister of Peter and also a loved relative and friend to many.

Born in Blackburn, Sheila spent most of her life living in the Wilpshire area. Following her school years Sheila trained as a confectioner and later went on to become a chef. Sheila ran the catering side of Pleasington Golf Club for many years and her cooking held legendary status within the family and each year she would create the most amazing birthday cakes for them. She was an avid traveller and over the years sheila has travelled around the globe. She loved all crafts and spent many happy hours creating her latest designs. Sheila loved a trip to the shops and could spend hours browsing, she also enjoyed trips to the coast to Lytham and St Anne’s. Most of all Sheila was a doting family lady who always looked forward to seeing each family member.

Family flowers only please, donations can be made in her memory on behalf of Stroke Association. 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 Sheila’s online memorial book by completing the form below. [ninja_form id=5]

Debbie Clucas

Sending condolences, love and prayers to you all . Auntie Sheila was a lovely lady. So glad we managed to see her just a few weeks ago May she rest in peace x

Linda Maria Walsh

So sorry to hear the vert sad news that my lovely, beautiful Auntie Sheila has passed away. She was my late mother’s only sister.Thinking of all her beloved family at this saf time. R.I.P. Auntie Sheila you’ll be sad missed xx

Karola Stott

I am so deeply sorry for your loss and my thoughts are with you all. But I know Sheila is in a better place now. I’m sure she is sitting there on a cloud with Dennis and Jackie and is having a good old catch up. And Sheila is telling them all about little Jack and what everyone has been up to..

Carolyn Briggs

Heartfelt sympathy to all the family, reunited with Jackie and Dennis xx