Obituaries

James Bowcock

On 7th January 2018, peacefully in hospital. Jimmy aged 86 years. Beloved husband of Florence, much loved dad of Beverley & Mark, dear grandad of Andrew, Lindsay, Lucy and Thomas also cherished great-grandad of James. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 19th January at 3 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

Kathleen Mary Baldwin

On Christmas Eve 2017, peacefully in hospital. Kathleen aged 73 years. Beloved wife of the late Alan, much loved mum of Mark and Ian, dear mother-in-law of Liz, dearly loved grandma of Carly, Matthew, Jessica and Melissa. R.I.P. Requiem Mass in St Edward’s Church, Darwen on Friday, 12th January at 11 a.m. will be followed by cremation at Pleasington. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for St Edward’s Church, Darwen. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Maureen Milligan

nee Smith

On 3rd January 2018, suddenly at home. Maureen aged 65 years. Beloved wife of Jimmy, much loved mum of Emma, Julie and Andrew also a dearly loved mother-in-law, nan, great-nan, sister, sister-in-law and auntie. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday, 11th January at 10 a.m. No flowers please, but if desired donations may be sent for either The British Heart Foundation or Macmillan Cancer Support. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

 

Irving Singleton

On New Years Eve 2017, peacefully in hospital. Irving aged 80 years. Beloved husband of Margaret, much loved dad of Shaun, Kathryn and Paul, dear father-in-law of Karen and Paul also dearly loved grandad of Sam, Sarah Jane and Jason. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 10th January at 3 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the North West Air Ambulance. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

 

Bernard Robert Stevens (Bob)

On 27th December 2017, suddenly. Bob aged 72 years. Beloved husband of Vivienne, much loved dad of Justine and Damien, dear father-in-law of Lee and Kathryn, dearly loved grandad of Rebecca, Andrew, Charlotte, Lucy and Daniel also a dear brother of Peter. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 10th January at 12.15 p.m. No black please by request. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for The British Heart Foundation. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290