During his working life John was a building contractor and over the years worked for many different firms.
In his spare time he enjoyed socialising and going for a drink in local pubs and clubs, in particular The Railway to catch up and put the world to rights with friends.
John sadly leaves behind his wife Bridget. He was also a loving dad of George, Cathy, Cara and Gary, a much loved grandad of Ben, Dylan, Macey, Kyran, Ellis, Darcy, Kamie, Declan and Oliver, also a dear brother of Keith and son of the late Jack and Tilly Roberts.
His funeral service will be held at 12.20pm, on Wednesday 24th April 2019, in the Accrington Cemetery Chapel prior to interment in the cemetery. Any further enquires please to Paul Barton – Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136-8 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. BB5 3DR.