Obituaries

Christopher Lee Howe

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Christopher Howe of Homestrand Avenue, Burnley and formerly of College Court, Accrington, passed away peacefully at home with his loving family beside him, on Monday 8th October 2018, aged 26 years. In his younger years Christopher attended Hyndburn Park School, before moving to Broadfield Special School, then White Ash followed by Blackburn College. After leaving… Read more »

Alma Duckworth

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Alma Duckworth formerly of Peronne Crescent, Blackburn, peacefully passed away on Tuesday 18th September 2018, at Old Gates Nursing Home in Blackburn, aged 89 years. Throughout her life Alma worked for various companies, these included Marks & Spencer at Scarborough in the early days, as well as Marks & Spencer in Accrington, Woolworths in Accrington,… Read more »

Christine Kearns

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Christine Kearns of Wordsworth Road, Accrington passed away peacefully at home on Saturday 15th September 2018 whilst surrounded by her loving family, aged 65 years. During her life Christine has always been a hard worker and worked for various companies over the years including Woodnook Mill and Highams in Accrington as a cutter, also Wills… Read more »

Rodney Parkinson

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Rodney Parkinson of Oswaldtwistle, passed away peacefully in Church View Nursing Home on Tuesday 11th September 2018. In his early years Rodney attended Accrington Grammar School. ┬áRodney was a hard worker and during his life worked as a chartered engineer for English Electrics in Clayton-Le-Moors as well as with the Council doing landscaping schemes and… Read more »