Obituaries

Dennis Hunt

On 21st October 2020, peacefully in his sleep at Moorland View Residential Home, Darwen.  Dennis, aged 94 years.  Beloved husband of the late Connie, much loved dad of Christine and Denise, dear father-in-law of David and Paul, dearly loved grandad of Claire, Darren, Debbie, Daniel and Hayley, great-grandad of 11 also a dear brother. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 2nd November at 10.45 a.m.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for either The Royal British Legion or The Alzheimer’s Society.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Michael John Coster

On 17th October 2020, peacefully at Springhill Care Home, Accrington. Michael aged 78 years. Beloved husband of the late Valerie. Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen on Friday, 30th October at 11 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Family flowers only 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

Stanley Brine

On 15th October 2020, peacefully in St James’ House, Darwen. Stan aged 77 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 29th October at 12.15 p.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Annette Thompson

(nee Sowerbutts)
On 14th October 2020, suddenly at home.  Annette aged 76 years.  Beloved wife of the late Jack, loving mum of Ruth, David and Pete, dear mother-in-law of Gareth, Sue and Amanda also a dearly loved nanna, great-nanna and auntie.  She was a great friend to many and best friend to Megs. R.I.P. Requiem Mass in St Joseph’s Church, Darwen on Monday, 26th October at 11 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Dementia UK.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Hilda Fields

On 7th October 2020, peacefully in Birch Hall Care Home, Darwen. Hilda aged 87 years. Beloved wife of the late Ernest. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 19th October at 10 a.m. Enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290