Obituaries

Pauline Monks

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mrs Pauline Monks of Nelson Street, Accrington died suddenly at home on Sunday 3rd February 2013, aged 74 years.  She formerly worked as a House Parent at Dyke Nook Children’s Home before becoming a house wife.  She loved animals, particularly show dogs, Rough Collies and Shelties and her cherished cats.  She especially adored Persians and British Short… Read more »

William (Bill) Moores

Posted by Sarah Barton.

On Sunday 3rd February 2013, suddenly after a short illness in the Royal Blackburn Hospital and of Walter Street, Blackburn, William aged 89 years.  The loving father of Gerry and daughter-in-law Jean, a much loved grandad to Russell and great-grandad to Zoe and Jordan.  A funeral service will be held on Friday 8th February 2013… Read more »

Laurence Oliver Nolan

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr Laurence Oliver Nolan of Medina Close, Accrington died suddenly at home on Sunday 6th January 2013, aged 63 years. He was a retired roofer and enjoyed socialising with his many friends.  Devoted brother of Elisabeth, Bernadette, Phill, Patricia & Dee. A much loved brother-in-law and also a loving Uncle and Great Uncle. A funeral service will… Read more »

Denise Marie Ward

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mrs Denise Marie Ward of Warwick Street, Church, Accrington died peacefully at home on Saturday 15th December 2012 after a short illness, aged 56 years.  Denise was always the life and soul of the party.  Always putting others before herself. She worked as a Nursery Nurse and Teaching Assistant at Sacred Heart RC Primary School up… Read more »