Obituaries

Christopher Terry Stanford (Chris)

On 2nd October 2018, peacefully at home. Fortified by the Rites of Holy Mother Church. Chris aged 45 years. Beloved hub of Carol, dearly loved son of Eunice and the late Terence, much loved brother of Pete, Rick, Martin, James, Andrew and Diana, dear brother-in-law of Carrie, Angie, Sharon, Lisa and Sophie, dear dad of John and Christopher also a treasured nephew of Pearl. Chris will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. R.I.P. Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen on Tuesday, 9th October at 10 a.m. will be followed by interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Marie Curie Cancer Care. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Lois Webb

nee Duckworth,

formerly Wild

On 9th September 2018, in hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Lois aged 86 years. Beloved and loving wife of the late David, devoted mother of Lynda, Gillian, Noel and Terence, loving mother-in-law of Bernard, Jolanta and Jackie, dear step-mother of Leslie and Diane also a cherished grandma, great-grandma, dear sister of Pauline and the late Colin, sister-in-law of Colin and Pearl also a dear auntie to her many nephews and nieces. Lois will be missed by all her family and friends. A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Wednesday, 3rd October at 2.15 p.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Arthritis Research UK. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Frank Grime

On 20th September 2018, in hospital.  Frank aged 83 years.  Beloved husband of Brenda also a much loved dad.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 2nd October at 2.15 p.m.  Family flowers only please, but of desired donations may be sent for North West Air Ambulance.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Joan Bradshaw

nee Marsden

On 6th September 2018, peacefully at home. Joan aged 80 years. Beloved wife of the late Donald, much loved mum of Graham and Michael also dear sister of Tom and Jack. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 19th September at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for The National Osteoporosis Society. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Uriel Elizabeth Martin-Casey

On 4th September 2018, suddenly at home.  Uriel aged 51 years.  Beloved wife of Dave and the late Arthur also a  much loved sister, sister-in-law and auntie.  R.I.P.  Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen onWednesday, 19th September at 10 a.m. will be followed by interment at Darwen Eastern Cemetery.  No flowers 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