Obituaries

Marion Teresa Fish

On 18th September 2019, suddenly at home. Marion aged 83 years. R.I.P. Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen on Thursday, 3rd October at 10.45 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the British Red Cross. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

William John Mares (Bill)

On 18th September 2019, in hospital. Bill aged 70 years. Beloved husband of the late Susan also a much loved dad & grandad. A service in St Barnabas’ Church, Darwen on Wednesday, 2nd October at 10.45 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Flowers will be received at the Chapel of Rest or if preferred donations may be sent for brainstrust. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Brian Evans (Taffy)

On 19th September 2019, peacefully at home.  Brian aged 81 years.  Beloved husband of Joyce, much loved father of Christine, Janet and Paul also a dearly loved father-in-law, grandad, great-grandad and brother.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 1st October at 11.30 a.m.  Please wear some bright attire.  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

Michael Hodson (Mick)

On 18th September 2019, peacefully in hospital. Mick aged 72 years.  Beloved husband of Kay, much loved dad of Carlton, Catherine, Andrew and Michael also a dear father-in-law, grandad and great-grandad.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 30th September at 2.15 p.m.  Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Alicia Ramell

On 11th September 2019, suddenly at Home. Alicia aged 61 years. Beloved wife of Lee also a much loved mum & grandma. Funeral service at Accrington Crematorium on Friday, 27th September at 12.20 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for either The Alzheimer’s Society or Barn Fold Cottage Care Home. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290