Grimhaw (Graham) Rigby

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Grimshaw RigbyGrimshaw Rigby also known as Graham Rigby of Cherry Crescent, Oswaldtwistle, died peacefully at home on Wednesday 13th April 2016, aged 79 years.

During his life Graham worked for various companies including English Electrics, Brooke Bond OXO and also Carborundun Kitchen Fitters.

He was a keen artist and an organist for the Salvation Army.  In his spare time he enjoyed playing dominoes at The Rhoden Inn, having a flutter on the horses.  He also loved watching films.

Graham was a dearly loved father of Chris, Pete and Jake, a treasured grandad of Lauren and Matilda and also a cherished great grandad of Grace.

He will be very sadly missed by all his loving family and friends.

His funeral service will take place at 11.00am on Tuesday 26th April 2016 at Accrington Crematorium prior to cremation.  All are welcome after the service to join the family to share their memories of Graham at The Rhoden Inn, Oswaldtwistle.  Family flowers only please but donations are welcomed in memory of Graham for the British Heart Foundation, further enquires please to Paul Barton at Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. Tel: 01254 390542.

 

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