In his spare time John loved to care for his racing pigeons and was a member of the pigeon club. He was also a member of St. Mary’s Church, Oswaldtwistle. John also enjoyed taking touring holidays, especially around Ireland and took great pleasure in caravanning around Devon and Cornwall.
A dearly loving husband of Yvonne, a much loved father of Gary, John and Anthony and father-in-law to Claire and Leanne, a treasured grandad to Sealey, J.J., Alivia and Connor and also a dear brother of Michael and the late Pat and Helen. John will be very sadly missed but fondly remembered by all.
His funeral service will be held at 10.00am on Wednesday 14th August 2019, at St. Mary’s RC Church, Oswaldtwistle, prior to interment at Dill Hall Cemetery.
Family flowers only please but donations to Cancer Research UK in memory of John are welcomed and may be sent c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old Foxhill, 136-8 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. BB5 3DR. Tel: 01254 390542.