Throughout his life Howard has always been active and on the go. He has worked for various companies over the years including Caligen Foan in Accrington, Tesco in Great Harwood, and Sally’s Salon Services, but without a doubt his favourite was as a steward for Blackburn Rovers a post which he held for seventeen years.
He greatly enjoyed running, walking, photography and also enjoyed sampling Real Ale and was a keen member of various groups including Ossy Joggers, Team MGPT, Love Trail, Baxenden Bugs, Springvale Rambling, East Lancashire Coach Ramblers and Pint Of Guest to name but a few. He was also in training to run the Manchester Marathon.
He liked being out and about especially in other people’s company and also loved spending time with his family.
Howard sadly leaves behind his dearly loved mum Peggy, his much loved sister Maxine, he was also a treasured uncle of Michelle, Tegan and Cain as well as a cherished great uncle of Ruby and Margot.
His funeral service will take place at 3.00pm (today) Friday 14th September 2018, at Accrington Crematorium.
Family flowers only please, but donations are welcome in memory of Howard for Headway (the Brain Damage Charity). Further enquires please to Paul Barton at Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136-8 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. BB5 3DR. Tel: 01254 390542