Obituaries

Ruth Procter

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mrs Ruth Procter of Oswaldtwistle, died suddenly on Tuesday November 27th, aged 63 years.  She formerly worked at the MacFarlane’s Weaving Co and the Pickle Factory in Oswaldtwistle.  She was a true Gobbiner, Ossy born and bred. She liked computers, especially the internet, enjoyed knitting, puzzle books and water colour painting.  A loving wife of the… Read more »

Donald Morris

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr Donald Morris of Commercial Street, Oswaldtwistle died peacefully in White Ash Care Home on Sunday 25th November 2012, aged 74 years. He worked mainly in the building trade and at John Woods Steel Drums in Oswaldtwistle.  He also gave National Service in the Highland Light Infantry. Donald was a member of James Street WMC and… Read more »

June Wright

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mrs June Annice Wright, of Trinity Street Oswaldtwistle, died on Saturday, November 10, aged 81 years.  Always self employed, Mrs Wright worked as a confectioner, green-grocer, sold frozen food and ran a craft shop. She was also an officer in the Navy. She was also a member of the Royal British Legion, NSPCC and the Womens… Read more »

Brian Pye

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr Brian Pye of Oswaldtwistle died peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 , aged 73 years.  A service will be held in St Augustine’s Church, Huncoat at 11.30am, prior to interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery.  Family flowers only please or donations may be made in memory of Brian to Macmillan Cancer Support c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service,… Read more »