Obituaries

Alan Tootell

On 4th August 2020, peacefully in hospital. Alan aged 81 years. Beloved husband of Christine, much loved dad of Ian and Karen, dearly loved grandad of George also a dear brother and uncle. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 14th August at 1.30 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Headway. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Eric James Tennant

On 24th July 2020, suddenly at home. Eric aged 58 years. A much loved friend to many. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 13th August at 2.15 p.m. No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for Mind. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Nicola Jayne Singleton

On 28th July 2020, passed away in her sleep. Nicola aged 48 years. Beloved wife of Simon, dearly loved mum of John James, much loved grandma of Lilly-Bou, dear sister of Donna Louise also dearly loved daughter of John and Alison. A service in St James’ Church, Lower Darwen on Tuesday, 11th August at 11.15 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. 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

Gordon Grundy

On 30th July 2020, peacefully at home. Gordon aged 78 years. Beloved husband of Carol, much loved dad of Kelly, dear father-in-law of Neil, step-dad of Peter and Lee, loving step-grandad of Charlie and Amy, treasured step great grandad of Layton also a dear brother of David. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 10th August at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for The Alzheimer’s Society. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Margaret Bunn

On 28th July 2020, peacefully at home. Margaret aged 83 years. Beloved wife of Victor. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 7th August at 1.30 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