Obituaries

John (Jack) Keith McLoughlin

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr John Keith McLoughlin of Shadsworth and formerly of Church, Accrington, died peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Tuesday, December 31, 2013, aged 77 years. Jack as he was known to his friends was a hard worker and during his life worked at Priority Plant Hire as a low loader driver for 25 years… Read more »

Olive Lomas

Posted by Sarah Barton.

On Friday, December 27, 2013 peacefully in Hyndbrook House, Accrington, Olive aged 86 years.  A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 1.40pm at Accrington Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but donations are welcomed and may be sent for Only Foals and Horses c/o Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service, The Old… Read more »

Alan Dempsey

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr Alan Dempsey of Hawthorn Avenue, Oswaldtwistle, died peacefully in the East Lancashire Hospice following a short illness, on Friday, December 6, 2013, aged 71 years. During his working life Alan was a policeman and was always popular amongst his colleagues and made many friends along the way.  He was also a keen and quite… Read more »

Christopher McHugh

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr Christopher McHugh of Sycamore Grove, Baxenden, died suddenly in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Thursday, November 28, 2013, aged 65 years. During his life Christopher was a time served mechanical engineer. He also worked for Burnley Paper and Board Mill up until it closed.  Christopher also spent two years working at Morrisons supermarket in… Read more »