Obituaries

Connie Hunt

nee Crewdson

On 22nd April 2015, peacefully at Old Gates Nursing Home, Blackburn after a long illness. Connie aged 87 years. Beloved wife of Dennis, much loved mum of Christine and Denise, dear mother-in-law of David and Paul also a dearly loved grandma of 5 and treasured great-grandma of 10. A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Wednesday, 29th April at 1.30 p.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for the Alzheimer’s Society. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

David Leslie Webb

On Wednesday, 22nd April 2015, peacefully in hospital. David aged 86 years. The dearly loved and loving husband of Lois, loving father of Lesley and Diane, much loved and respected step father of Lynda, Gillian, Noel and Terence and their families also a devoted grandfather and great-grandfather, dear brother of the late Mary, brother-in-law of Pauline and Colin, Pearl and the late Colin, a dear uncle and a good friend to all who knew him. ‘He will be very sadly missed’. A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Friday, May 1st at 10 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Kidney Research UK. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

For David,

Love has been so good to me, warming all my days,

Giving meaning to my world in special gentle ways,

Making precious memories to last a lifetime through,

Love has been so good to me, for love, to me, was you.

Love Lois x

Ann Lightbown

nee Howarth

On 21st April 2015, peacefully at home. Ann aged 73 years. Beloved and devoted wife of Donald, much loved and adored mum of Angela, Christine and Jacqueline, dear mother–in-law of Patrick, Steven and Bernard, dearly loved nana of Tayla, Travis, Daniel, Jonathon and Peter also a dear sister of Walter and Joan. A service in St Barnabas’ Church, Darwen on Saturday, 25th April at 11 a.m. will be followed by interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery. No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for Cancer Research UK. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Anna Piotrowski

On 13th April 2015, peacefully at home. Fortified by the Rites of Holy Mother Church. Anna aged 84 years. Beloved wife of Zdzislaw also a much loved mum, mother-in-law, grandma and great-grandma. R.I.P. Requiem Mass in St John Vianney Church, Blackburn on Monday, 20th April at 12 noon, will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

 

Joyce Bilton

It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of Joyce on 12th April 2015, peacefully at home. Beloved wife of the late Eric, much loved mum of Jacqueline and Sheila also a dear mother-in-law, grandma and great-grandma. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium, Blackburn on Friday, 24th April at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for either the Alzheimer’s Society or Parkinson’s UK. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290