Obituaries

Sally Haworth

On 29th September 2019, peacefully in hospital.  Sally aged 88 years.  Beloved wife of the late Eric, much loved mum of Celia, dearly loved nana of Ingabelle, step-mum of Pam, Bryn and Kim also a dear sister of the late Nancy.  A service in St Barnabas’ Church, Darwen on Friday, 1st November at 1.30 p.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Myasthenia Gravis.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Elsa Aspden

On 18th October 2019, in Thoncliffe Nursing Home, Darwen. Elsa aged 89 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 29th October at 11.30 a.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

Christine Henderson Arbuckle

On 12th October 2019, peacefully at home. Christine aged 52 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 2nd October at 12.15 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Margaret Darby (Madge)

On 7th October 2019, Fortified by the Rites of Holy Mother Church.  Madge aged 79 years.  Dearly loved sister of Doreen, Jean, Bob and the late Mary and Joseph.  R.I.P.  Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen on Wednesday, 16th October 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 the East Lancashire Hospice.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Margaret Gettins

On 29th September 2019, peacefully in hospital. Margaret aged 78 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 14th October at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for CRY. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290