Obituaries

Ruth Holden

On 23rd July 2015, peacefully at Birchfield Care Home, Blackburn. Ruth aged 91 years. A dearly loved sister and aunt. A service in Ainsworth’s Chapel of Rest, Church Bank Street, Darwen on Friday, 31st July at 11 a.m. will be followed by interment at St Paul’s Churchyard, Hoddlesden. 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

 

Malcolm Whalley (Moy)

On 21st July 2015, peacefully at Oldfield House, Darwen. Malcolm aged 88 years. A dearly loved brother, brother-in-law and uncle. He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 31st July at 1.30 p.m. No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for Tockholes URC. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Ronald Swanton

On 12th July 2015, peacefully in hospital. Ron aged 86 years. Beloved husband of Teresita, much loved dad of Christine, dear father-in-law of Gareth also dearly loved grandad of Anais. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 21st July at 3 p.m. 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

Martin Robert Dawson

On 4th July 2015, in hospital.  Martin aged 45 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 10th July at 11.30 a.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Marian Aspden

On 27th June 2015, peacefully at Northwood Nursing Home, Blackburn. Marian aged 99 years. A service in Ainsworth’s Chapel of Rest, Church Bank Street, Darwen on Friday, 10th July at 1.45 p.m. will be followed by interment at Darwen Cemetery. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290