Obituaries

Lois Reilly

nee Farnworth

On 11th February 2015, peacefully in hospital. Lois aged 86 years. Beloved wife of Allan, much loved mum of Janet, Helen, Anne and Elizabeth also a dearly loved grandma and great-grandma. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 19th February at 10 a.m. No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for Macmillan Cancer Support. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Diane Nicholson

nee Moore

On 3rd March 2015, peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family. Diane aged 69 years. Much loved mum of Glynn, Garry, Graeme and Guy also a dearly loved mother-in-law, grandma, sister and auntie. A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Friday, 13th March at 11 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Maurice Robert Ainsworth

On 10th February 2015, peacefully in hospital surrounded by his loving family. Maurice aged 86 years. Beloved husband of Christine, much loved dad of Tony, dearly loved father-in-law of Sandy, treasured grandad of Zowie also a cherished great-grandad of Liam. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 20th February at 3 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Age UK. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Terence Fradd (Terry)

On 1st March 2015, peacefully in hospital. Terry aged 77 years. Dearly beloved husband and best friend of Eileen also a much loved dad, father-in-law, grandad, great grandad, brother-in-law and uncle. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 10th March at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for St Mary’s Mission Church, Grimehills. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Elsie Almond

On 9th February 2015, peacefully, Elsie in her 100th year. Beloved wife of the late Jack, much loved mum of Phyllis also a dearly loved auntie. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 19th February at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Macmillan Cancer Support. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290