Anne Scott

(nee Fenwick)
On 12th October 2021, peacefully in hospital.  Anne, aged 75 years.  Beloved wife of the late Malcolm, much loved mum of Graham and Angela, dearly loved grandma of Bethany and Mia also dear sister of Edward and the late James, John and Alan. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 21st October at 3.45 p.m.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for The British Liver Trust.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Mildred Goulding

On 28th October 2021, peacefully in her sleep at Birch Hall Care Home, Darwen.  Mildred, aged 86 years.  Beloved wife of Jimmy, much loved mother of Joyce and Colin, dear mother-in-law of Graham, dearly loved grandma of Kimi and Colin also a dear twin sister of Joyce.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 15th November at 2.15 p.m.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Dementia UK.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

David John Bysh

David passed away in hospital aged 87 years on Wednesday, 27th October 2021.  Devoted husband of Marilyn and father of Jean and Mary, missed by brother Joe and sister Grace, treasured grandad of Martha, Helen, Nathaniel and Bethany, missed by in-laws Margaret, Ian, Adrian and Pat and nieces Mandy and Rachel and nephews Ian, Philip and Paul, admired and respected by ex colleagues, church members, extended family, neighbours and friends.  A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, 10th November at 11 a.m. at the New Methodist Church, Bright Street, Darwen followed by interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the East Lancashire Railway.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Bertram Lockett

On 13th September 2021, in hospital.  Bert aged 62 years.  Beloved brother of Bernard. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 9th November at 2.15 p.m.  Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Gary Turnbull

On 21st October 2021, suddenly at home.  Gary, aged 53 years.  Beloved partner of Karen, much loved dad of Jodie, Sophie, Ricki and Cameron, dear father-in-law of Scott, loving grumps of Lexie, Josh and Tyler, treasured son of Carol also a loving brother, uncle, cousin and friend to many.  A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Tuesday, 9th November 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

Marion Riley

(nee Jolly)
On 17th October 2021, peacefully in hospital.  Marion aged 67 years.  Beloved wife of Steven, much loved mum of Linda Jane, Darlene, Steven Ellis and the dog Tara, dear mother-in-law of Andrew and Anthony, dearly loved grandma of Chantelle Natasha and Martyn, nanna of Christian James and Sophie Parish, dear sister of Brian, Marlene and Linda also a dear auntie and sister-in-law.  A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Friday, 5th November at 1.30 p.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

Eileen Clark

On 13th October 2021, peacefully at Highfield Hall Nursing Home, Haslingden.  Eileen aged 75 years.  A service at St Barnabas’ Church, Darwen on Friday, 5th November at 11 a.m. will be followed by committal at Pleasington Crematorium.  No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for Breast Cancer UK.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Mary Hazlehurst

(nee Middlehurst)
On 20th October 2021, peacefully at home.  Mary, aged 79 years.  Beloved wife of the late Harry, much loved mum of David and Ann, dearly loved nan of Rimini also a dear sister-in-law of Derrick, Myra and Tony.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 3rd November at 10 a.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Derian House Children’s Hospice.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Roy Kehoe

On 17th October 2021, in hospital.  Roy aged 62 years.  Beloved husband of Fiona.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 3rd November at 11.30 a.m.  Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290