Obituaries

Barbara Horn

On 14th July 2019, peacefully at Hollymount Care Home, Blackburn. Barbara aged 71 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 23rd July at 12.15 p.m. Enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Norman Alexander Young

On 13th July 2019, peacefully at Moorland View Care Home, Darwen. Norman aged 75 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 22nd July at 2.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the Shire Horse Society. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Kevin Smith

On 12th July 2019, peacefully in hospital.  Kevin aged 84 years.  Beloved husband of the late Margaret, much loved dad of Gillian, father-in-law of Paul, dearly loved grandad of Lee and Emma, step-grandad of Gary, Jason, Cathy and the late Paul, treasured great-grandad of Conner, Cameron and Amy also great-great grandad of Castle.  ‘He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.’  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 22nd July at 12.15 p.m.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for The British Heart Foundation.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Ronald Rostron (Ronnie)

On 9th July 2019, peacefully in hospital and surrounded by his loving family.  Ronnie aged 87 years.  Beloved husband of Joan, much loved father of Linda and Carole, dear father-in-law of Kevin, loving grandad of Joanne, David and his wife Emily also dearly loved great-grandad of Warren, Ellis, Isaac and Cole.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 18th July at 1.30 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

Mildred Wroughton Jones

On 9th July 2019, peacefully at Thorncliffe Care Home, Darwen. Mildred aged 94 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 16th July at 3 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