Rita Maynard

On 14th December 2018, peacefully in the East Lancashire Hospice.  Fortified by the Rites of Holy Mother Church.  Rita aged 86 years.  Beloved wife of the late Richard, much loved mum of Stephen, Philip, Susan and Tracey, dearly loved grandma of Mark and Thomas, treasured great-grandma of Emily also a dear sister and friend to many.  R.I.P.  Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen on Friday, 28th December at 12 noon, 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