Derek was a very special and kind man and always happy to help other people. He greatly enjoyed the outdoors and his favourite past time was walking his two pet dogs in the countryside. Above all he loved spending time with his much loved family and friends.
Derek was a loving son to Isobel and Ken, a dearly loved brother of Susan and Kenneth and a treasured uncle to his nieces Leah and Shelby and to his nephews Brandon and Bailey.
Derek’s funeral service will be held on Tuesday 11th March at 9.40am at Accrington Crematorium prior to cremation. Flowers are welcome and may be sent c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. Tel: 01254 390542.