Obituaries

June Holman

Posted by Sarah Barton.

June Holman of Oswaldtwistle, sadly passed away on Saturday 18th August 2018, in the Royal Preston Hospital, aged 82 years. During her working life she was a familiar face at Woolworths on Broadway in Accrington and also at Kids Connection on Peel Street, Accrington. Throughout her life she regularly attended St Mary’s Church in Oswaldtwistle…. Read more »

Mark Rayner

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Passed away unexpectedly on Friday 10th August 2018, aged 57 years. Mark will be very sadly missed by all his family and friends. A celebration of life service will be held at 10.45am on Friday 24th August 2018 at Pleasington Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but donations are welcome for the Salvation Army, c/o Barton… Read more »

Elsie May Pearson

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Elsie Pearson of Church, Accrington passed away on Monday 30th July 2018, aged 70 years. During her life Elsie worked for Highams, Joesph Arnolds and also Karrimor International.  In her spare time she loved watching soaps and game shows on TV, as well as watching DVD’s, especially wrestling.  She also took pleasure in looking after… Read more »

Gordon Joseph Wheatman

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Thursday 26th July 2018, and of Whalley New Road, Blackburn, Gordon aged 82 years. A dear brother to Geoffrey and uncle to Gareth and Allison. Gordon will be very sadly missed by all his family and friends. His funeral service will be held at 10.45am on Monday 6th… Read more »