Obituaries

Henry Hazlehurst (Harry)

On 15th August 2015, suddenly at St James’ House, Darwen. Harry aged 76 years. Beloved husband of Mary, much loved dad of David and Ann, dearly loved grandad of Ami and Rimini, dear brother of Derrick, Myra and the late Irene also a dear brother-in-law and uncle. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 27th August at 1.30 p.m. No flowers please by request, 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

Eileen Jarrett

On 17th August 2015, Fortified by the Rites of Holy Mother Church. Eileen aged 79 years. Beloved wife of Lawrence, much loved mother of Paul, David, Christine and Celia, dear mother-in-law of Joe, dearly loved grandma of Daniel, Joe and Charlotte also a much loved sister. R.I.P. Requiem Mass in the Church of the Sacred Heart & St Edward, Darwen on Thursday, 27th August at 10.30 a.m. will be followed by interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for CAFOD. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

 

Nellie Bentley

On 13th August 2015, peacefully in hospital. Nellie aged 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Norman, much loved mum of John also dearly loved grandma of Joanne, Sam and Brad. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 21st August at 11.30 a.m. No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for Derwent Hall. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Joseph Harrison (Joe)

On 6th August 2015, peacefully at home and surrounded by his loving family. Joe aged 89 years. Beloved husband of Lily, much loved dad of Lily, Terry and Dorothy, dear father-in-law of Susan, Alan and the late Raymond also a dearly loved grandad and great-grandad. R.I.P. A service in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen on Friday, 14th August at 11 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. 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

James Taylor (Jim)

On 25th July 2015, peacefully in France. Jim aged 73 years. Beloved husband of Christine, devoted dad and best friend of Richard and a good friend to many. A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Tuesday, 11th August at 11 a.m. will be followed by interment at St Paul’s Churchyard, Hoddlesden. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for either the R.N.L.I. or North West Air Ambulance. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290