Obituaries

Sylvia Walsh

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Sylvia Walsh of Laburnum Drive, Oswaldtwistle, passed away peacefully on Thursday 22nd March 2018, in the Royal Blackburn Hospital, aged 79 years. In her spare time and during her retirement she greatly enjoyed travelling to new places and going away on holiday, alongside her late husband Vinny, especially in their motorhome and campervan with the… Read more »

Elizabeth (Betty) Wright

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Elizabeth Wright of Accrington, sadly passed away on Saturday 24th March 2018, aged 83 years. Betty as she was best known to family and friends, attended Peel Park School in her younger years, before working for Mastabar (Mining Equipment) as a viewer for over thirty years. For over fifty years she was a devoted member… Read more »

Fred Clayton

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Fred Clayton, passed away peacefully in Eshton Terrace, Clitheroe on Friday 23rd March, aged 90 years. The dearly loving husband of the late Marjorie and a treasured grandad to Lyndsey. Fred will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all his family and friends. His funeral service will be held at 3.00pm, this Thursday 29th… Read more »

James (Jimmy) Swindlwhurst (Swinny)

Posted by Sarah Barton.

James Swindlehurst of White Ash Lane, Oswaldtwistle, passed away peacefully in his sleep at home, in the loving arms of his precious wife Mandy and with his much loved daughter Sharon by his side on Tuesday 13th March 2018, aged 70 years. Best known to his family and friends as Jim or Jimmy.  He was… Read more »