Obituaries

Audrey Scholes

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Audrey Scholes of Accrington, passed away peacefully on Saturday 23rd June 2018, aged 90 years. During her life Audrey attended the Accrington Girls High School between 1939-1943.  She later worked for Joseph Arnolds for ten years.  She was devoted to her family and also her cats and in her younger years liked gardening. Audrey will… Read more »

Harry Parker Newton

Posted by Sarah Barton.

HARRY PARKER NEWTON peacefully at home on Friday 22nd June 2018, whilst surrounded by his loving family, and of Oswaldtwistle, Harry aged 80 years. A dearly loving husband of Jean, a treasured father of Sharon, a dear brother of Alf and the late George and sister in law Margaret and also a best pal of… Read more »

Russell Walkden

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Russell Walkden of Rydall Mount, Belthorn, passed away in the East Lancashire Hospice on Friday 19th June 2018, aged 50 years. Russell grew up in Oswaldtwistlw on James Street and Paddock Street, but has lived in Belthorn for the past fourteen years. In his early years of working Russell worked for the Associated Dairies in… Read more »

Lily Teresa Waring

Posted by Sarah Barton.

LILY TERESA WARING of Oswaldtwistle, passed away suddenly in the Royal Preston Hospital on Sunday 10th June, aged 83 years. The dearly loved wife of Alan, a much loved mum of Linda, Andrea and Peter, a treasured grandma and great grandma and also a good friend to many. A celebration of life service will take… Read more »