Obituaries

Mona Martin

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mona Martin of Clarence House, West Bay, Dorset, and formerly of Catlow Hall Street, Oswaldtwistle, passed away peacefully on Sunday 28th October 2018, aged 92 years. Over the years Mona worked for various companies including McFarlanes in Oswaldtwistle, Luptons in Accrington and also for many happy years as a canteen manageress at Mastabar Mining Equipment… Read more »

John Sutton

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Peacefully in his sleep on Sunday 21st October 2018, in the Royal Blackburn Hospital, and of Hollymount Care Home, Blackburn, and formerly of Brantwood Avenue, Knuzden, John aged 91 years. The dearly loving husband of the late Joyce, a much loved father of David and Valerie, a treasured grandad of Laura, a cherished great-grandad of… Read more »

Dorothy Gerrard

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Dorothy Gerrard of Hawthorn Bank, Altham passed away peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Friday 19th October 2018, aged 76 years. Over the years Dorothy worked for various companies including Smith Printers in Rishton, Edwards Printers in Preston and also for Ward Knowles in Oswaldtwistle. In her spare time and during her retirement she… Read more »

Terence (Terry) Coulson

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Terry Coulson of Abbott Clough Close, Knuzden, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the East Lancashire Hospice on Friday 12th October 2018, aged 80 years. In his younger years Terry attended Hyndburn Park school in Accrington before leaving to work on building sites as well as down the coal mines as a… Read more »