Roy worked as a building maintenance man up until his retirement. He enjoyed socialising and was a member of Oswaldtwistle Social Club (Con Club).
In his spare time he enjoyed the outdoors, especially field-sports including hunting. He was also interested in working dogs and horses.
Roy was the much loved dad of Nathan, a dear father in law of Chloe and a treasured grandad of Emily-May. He also leaves behind his dearly loved brother Bill and sister in law Kath and his many dear nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life service will be held on Wednesday 23rd December at 9.40am, at Accrington Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but donations are welcome for the British Heart Foundation. Further enquires to Paul Barton c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. Tel: 01254 390542.