Obituaries

Fred Moore

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Fred Moore of Rishton and formerly of Langho passed away at his daughter’s home, on Wednesday 25th October 2017, aged 87 years. Fred started his working life as an apprentice at the East Lancashire Coach Builders and later moved to work as a foreman at Gillibrands in Blackburn, his favourite hobby was building vintage wagons… Read more »

John Lamb

Posted by Sarah Barton.

John Lamb of Oswaldtwistle, passed away suddenly at home after a long illness on Monday 23rd October, 2017, aged 72 years. A dearly loving husband of Annette, also a dear brother and uncle. “John will be very sadly missed by all his loving family and many friends.” His funeral service will be held on Friday… Read more »

Brian Edwards

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Brian Edwards died at home on Saturday 21st October following a long period of illness, aged 76 years. Brian was originally from Smethwich in the West Midlands and was a chartered engineer. He started his working life as a fireman in the West Midlands.  After 5 years in the service he moved on to pure… Read more »

Susan Blackburn (nee Billington)

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Susan Blackburn (nee Billington) formerly of Parklands Way, Blackburn died peacefully in Northwood Care Home, Blackburn on Tuesday 10th October 2017, aged 63 years. The dearly loving mother to Mark, David, Karen and Sarah and a treasured nana to Amy, Callum and Harvey. Susan will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. A… Read more »