Obituaries

Rodney Parkinson

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Rodney Parkinson of Oswaldtwistle, passed away peacefully in Church View Nursing Home on Tuesday 11th September 2018. In his early years Rodney attended Accrington Grammar School.  Rodney was a hard worker and during his life worked as a chartered engineer for English Electrics in Clayton-Le-Moors as well as with the Council doing landscaping schemes and… Read more »

Howard Ashworth

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Howard Ashworth of Thwaites Road, Oswaldtwistle, passed away peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Saturday 1st September 2018, aged 49 years. Throughout his life Howard has always been active and on the go. He has worked for various companies over the years including Caligen Foan in Accrington, Tesco in Great Harwood, and Sally’s Salon… Read more »

Raymond Derbyshire

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Raymond Derbyshire of Accrington, passed away peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Friday 31st August 2018, aged 84 years. During his life Raymond started out at Manchester Grammar School and then worked for AG Barr and also Autotrader.  In his spare time he enjoyed arts and crafts and attended Moorhouse Community Centre. Raymond sadly… Read more »

Colin Howarth

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Unexpectedly on Sunday 19th August 2018, in the Royal Blackburn Hospital, Colin aged 80 years. A dearly loving husband of the late Jean, a much loved dad of Elaine and Jacqueline, a dear father in law of Lyndon and the late Alan also a treasured grandad and a much loved brother. A celebration of life… Read more »