Obituaries

Brian Richard Jackson

On 1st April 2020, peacefully at Adelphi Care Home, Chorley. Brian aged 76 years. Beloved husband and best friend of Jean, much loved father of Martin and Michelle, dear father-in-law of Martin, dearly loved grampy of Andrew, Lucy and Emily also a dear brother of the late Susan. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for either Parkinson’s UK or Rosemere Cancer Foundation. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Wilfred Charnley (Wilfrid)

On 4th April 2020, in hospital. Wilf aged 87 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 15th April at 10.45 a.m. Enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Ernest Armstrong

On 3rd April 2020, peacefully in hospital. Ernest aged 92 years. Beloved husband of the late Angela, much loved father of Reinette, Andrew, Fiona and Joanne, dear father- in-law of Kirk, Yvonne, Martin and Andrew, dearly loved grandpa of Emma, Oliver, Scott and Lloyd, treasured great- grandpa of Leon, Alivia, Layton and Amelia also a dear brother of John. 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

Patricia Anne Baker

On 5th April 2020, peacefully at home. Pat aged 75 years. Beloved wife of Arnold. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Tuesday, 14th April at 12.15 p.m. No flowers please by request, but if desired donations may be sent for a charity of your choice. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Jacqueline Newsholme

(nee Collier)

On 29th March 2020, peacefully in hospital. Jacqueline aged 76 years. Beloved wife of David, much loved mum of Heather, Andrea and John, dear mother-in-law of Kevin and Jay also a dearly loved grandma and great-grandma. 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