Obituaries

Kathleen Lowcock

On 14th April 2016, peacefully at Moorland View, Darwen. Kathleen aged 90 years. Beloved wife of the late Clifford also a much loved aunt and friend to many. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 27th April at 11.30 a.m. 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

Elizabeth Sumner (Betty)

On 24th April 2016, peacefully at Harefield Nursing Home, Uxbridge. Betty aged 103 years. Beloved wife of the late George, dearly loved mum of Eileen, much loved gran of Chris and Tony and great gran of Charlotte, Sophie, Verity, Connor and Rhys. A service will be held at Tockholes United Reformed Church on Wednesday, 11th May at 11 a.m. will be followed by interment in the churchyard. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the Watford Sheltered Workshop or Tockholes URC. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Alice Haslam

On 20th April 2016, peacefully at home. Alice aged 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Frank also dear aunt of Richard and Linda. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 6th May at 3 p.m. Family flowers only please, 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

Stephen Whittle

On 20th April 2016.  Stephen aged 63 years. A much loved son and brother.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 6th May at 12.15 p.m.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the Salvation Army. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Lorraine Lambton (Dolly)

On 26th April 2016, peacefully in hospital. Lorraine aged 66 years. Beloved wife of Ron, much loved mam of Rebecca and the late Rachel, dear mother-in-law of Stephen also cherished grandma of Jack. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 4th May at 10 a.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the Stroke Association. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290