Obituaries

William Melling (Bill)

On 6th November 2015, suddenly in hospital, Bill aged 74 years. Beloved husband of Janice, much loved dad of Sarah, Jayne and Louise, dear father in law of Russell, David and Chris also dearly loved grandpa of Matthew, Thomas, William, Benedict, Florence and Zoe. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday 13th November at 3pm. Family flowers only please but if desired donations may be sent for either the British Heart Foundation or The Stroke Association c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Ian Stevens Herd

On 4th November 2015, peacefully at Moorland View, Darwen. Ian aged 79 years, the beloved husband of the late Lillian. Ian will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 19th November at 3 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Lynn Hacking

On 8th November 2015, peacefully, Lynn aged 51 years. Much loved wife of the late John, dearly loved mum of Paul, Thomas, John and Anthony, treasured grandma of Lewis, Kayden, Georja, Blaise and baby Paul also a dear sister. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 20th November at 11.30 a.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Barbara Wilson

On 6th November 2015, in hospital.. Barbara aged 66 years.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 13th November at 12.15 p.m.  Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Servie, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA

Paul Allison

On 29th October 2015, in hospital.  Paul aged 65 years. Beloved husband of Sue.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 10th November at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290