Obituaries

Jean Margaret Brown

On 30th March 2019, peacefully at Moorland View Care Home, Darwen.  Jean aged 79 years.  Beloved wife of the late Alan, much loved mum of Michael, Bernadette, Elizabeth, Emma and Samantha also a dearly loved nana, auntie and sister. 

Jean will be sadly missed by all her family and friends.

Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 10th April at 12.15 p.m.  Family flowers only please, 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

Rev Dr Steven Charles Edwards

On 25th March 2019, suddenly at home. Steven aged 60 years. A much loved husband, father, father-in-law, son and brother. A Thanksgiving Eucharist at All Saints with St John the Baptist Church, Burnley on Friday, 5th April at 11 a.m. followed by interment at Colne Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations in memory of Steve may be sent for either The MS Society or All saints with St John the Baptist Church. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Brian Kirkham

On 26th March 2019, peacefully at Thorncliffe Care Home, Darwen.  Brian aged 79 years.  Much loved brother of Margaret and the late Sylvia, dear brother-in-law of Michael and Graham also a dearly loved uncle and great-uncle.  R.I.P.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 4th April at 12.15 p.m.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for The British Heart Foundation.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Noah Lennon

On 14th March 2019. Noah the beloved son of Chloe & Ben. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 2nd April at 3 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Jeffrey Gerald Perkins

On 23rd March 2019, peacefully in the East Lancashire Hospice. Jeffrey aged 71 years. A much loved dad and grandad. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 2nd April at 12.15 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290