Obituaries

Walter Robinson (Walt)

On 22nd July 2020, peacefully in hospital. Walt aged 94 years. Beloved husband of the late Irene, much loved dad of the late Jim, dearly loved grandad of Adele and Natalie also a treasured great-grandad and uncle. R.I.P. Service and interment at Pleasington Cemetery on Friday, 31st July at 2 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

James Joseph Coyne

On 14th July 2020, peacefully at Birch Hall Care Home, Darwen. James aged 83 years. Requiem Mass in St John’s Church, Bromley Cross on Wednesday, 29th July at 11 a.m. will be followed by interment at St Anne’s Churchyard, Turton. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Kerry Marie Yates

On 14th July 2020, in hospital. Kerry aged 34 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 27th July at 2.15 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Thomas Carr (Tom)

On 13th July 2020, suddenly in hospital. Tom aged 76 years. Beloved partner of the late Mary, dearly loved dad of Thomas also a treasured grandad, brother, uncle and friend to many. R.I.P. A graveside service will be held at Darwen Eastern Cemetery on Friday, 24th July at 2.30 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Steven Jackson

On 15th July 2020, peacefully in Oldfield House Care Home, Darwen after a long illness fought with courage. Steven aged 67 years. Beloved husband of Barbara, much loved father of Sarah, Andrew and Chris, dearly loved grandad of Sam also a dear brother of Carol. Funeral service at Accrington Crematorium on Friday, 24th July at 11 a.m. No flowers please by request, 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