Obituaries

Joyce May Waddicor

Luke Mark Noone

It is with heavy, heavy hearts that we announce, Our Luke sadly passed away on Wednesday, 6th November 2019 aged 21 years. Beloved son of Anne-Marie, much loved brother of Keeley, Carlton, Joseph, Jack and Kye also a dearly loved nephew, grandson, uncle, cousin and best friend. Rest in peace from your loving family. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 26th November at 2.15 p.m. Donations in memory of Luke may be sent for either Street Life or Mind. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Paul Robert Darby

On 12th November 2019, in hospital surrounded by his loving family and in his sister’s arms. Paul aged 49 years. Dearly loved son of Bob & Ann, loving dad of Owen and Toby, treasured brother of Stuart and Catherine also a much loved uncle, nephew and cousin. A service in St Barnabas’ Church, Darwen on Monday, 25th November at 11 a.m. will be followed by interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery. 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

Brenda Kershaw

On 12th November 2019, peacefully at Oldfield House, Darwen. Brenda aged 89 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 21st November at 10.45 a.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Moggies Cat Rescue. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Gwendoline Bolton (Gwen)

On 9th November 2019, peacefully at the East Lancashire Hospice, Blackburn. Gwen aged 77 years. A service in St Barnabas’ Church, Darwen on Wednesday, 20th November at 12 noon, will be followed by committal at Pleasington Crematorium. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for either the East Lancashire Hospice or Cancer Research UK. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. tel 01254 873290