Category Archives: Obituaries

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Zdzislaw Piotrowski (Peter)

On 12th April 2021, peacefully at home.  Fortified by the Rites of Holy Mother Church.  Peter aged 93 years.  Beloved husband of the late Anna, much loved father (Tatus) of Henryka, Elvira, Martin, David, Barbara and Veronica, dear father-in-law of Helmut, Klaus and Susan, dearly loved grandad (Dziadek) of Oliver, Josef, Simon, Jonathan, Adam and David, also great-grandad, brother and uncle. R.I.P. Requiem Mass at Pleasington Priory on Friday, 23rd April at 10 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the East Lancashire Hospice.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Valentino Catalona (Val)

On 9th April 2021, peacfully in hospital. Val aged 85 years. Beloved husband of Jesephine (Josie). A graveside service will take place at Darwen Eastern Cemetery on Wednesday, 21st April at 12 noon. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Patricia Elizabeth Pieper (Pat)

On 2nd April 2021, peacefully in hospital. Pat aged 68 years. Beloved mum of Ronan. A service in St James’ Church, Lower Darwen on Tuesday, 20th April at 11 a.m. will be followed by interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Anthony Kenneth Byrne

On 2nd April 2021, suddenly at home.  Anthony aged 55 years.  Beloved husband of Christina, much loved dad of Christopher, Jake and Georgia, dear father-in-law of Katie and Adam, dearly loved grandad of Daisy, Ruby and Tilly, dear brother of Lynn also best friend of Marleybone.  A graveside service will be held on Monday, 19th April at Pleasington Cemetery (Blossom Section) at 12 noon.  Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Roy Simpson

On 4th April 2021, peacefully in the East Lancashire Hospice. Roy aged 76 years. Dear husband of Anne. A graveside service will take place at Darwen Eastern Cemetery on Tuesday, 13th April at 2.30 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Glen Philip Reid

On 22nd March 2021, suddenly at home. Glen aged 39 years. A beloved son and brother. A graveside service will take place at Blossom Section, Pleasington Cemetery on Thursday, 1st April at 1.30 p.m. Enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290