We hold in prayer all those who have died recently and all those whose anniversaries occur at this time.


Month of January

Betty Gerrity sadly passed away suddenly and peacefully in Wigan Infirmary in the presence of her loving family on 25 December 2020, aged 89 years.

Funeral service to take place at Howe Bridge Crematorium on 25 January 2021 at 1.00 p.m. Sadly, due to current covid restrictions, only those invited may attend, however, there will be a webcast of the service which can be watched live or for 28 days afterwards. Enquiries to the family, Tel. 01942 886756.

Andrew Adshead
Kelly Derbyshire
Ernie Mowatt
Kevin Thomas Brady
Murial Brownall
Thomas Coleman
Margaret Mary Gaskell
Laurence Hawkins
Margaret Mary Parkinson
Sheila Preston
David Warbis


Month of December

Agnes Whalley
Mary Thompson
Betty Sweeney
Winifred Smith
Thelma Humble
John Kennedy
Hugh Fletcher
Pat Clarke
Freda Fletcher
Jess Peter Grundy
Brenda Westhead
Brian Roberts
Elizabeth Carney
Enid Worden
Tom Kelly

Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them, may they rest in peace. Amen
Month of November

Joseph Winston Sarsfield,
Georgina Smith,
Patricia Ann Burgess,
Martin Patrick Loftus
Gillian Dawson
Elsie Scholes
Frances Kelly
Patrick Higgins
Bridie Molyneux
Gladys May Thorp
Dorothy Davies
Marion Marguery
Betty Goulding
Jacqueline Grey
Teresa Ashton
Fr Des Power
Vincent Riley
Josephine Shovelton
May Fairclough


Month of October

Kevin Brian Dootson

Terence Barlow
John Costello
Betty Smith
Lynn Bennett
Christine Lynch
Julia Adach
Marie (nee Hindley, California)

Month of September:

Dave Keefe
Kathleen Noon
Bert Conlan
John O’Neill
James Nester.
Olive Haigh.
Anna Chorzepa.
Margaret Raynor
Angela Walters (nee Furey)
Eddie Shaw
Anne Monks
Wilfred Valiant

Month of August:

Katherine Barber
Teresa Caffari
Joseph Brian Meekin
Anne Monks
Wilfred Valiant

James Glover
Pauline Mary Charnley
Mary Patricia Riley
Alban Westwell
Bernard O'Donnell
Edward Shaw.
Mary Scallon.
Margaret Marie Hunt
Stephen McIntyre

Month of July:

Maureen Gore
Philip Costello
Sheila Horton
Cecilia Smith
Noreen Blezard
Dorothy Agnes Southern
Kevin Reid
Norman Lyth
Jean Aspinall Woods
Stephen Jones.
Josephine Harding.
Michael Ward
Frank Hinde
Annie Strike
Pat Cahill
Kathleen Ruane
Jaroslaw Holda
Michael Gallagher

Month of June:

Margaret Clancy
Audrey Ward
Marion Costello
Gillian Anne Catterall.
Paula Szynkar.
Carol Ann Gibson.
Phillip Jeffrey Arrowsmith.
Ron Hillsden.
Jeff Cooke
Bernard Tobin.
Margaret Slack.
Deacon Jim Melia
Laura Lewchenco
Brenda Jackson 
Also Tony Unsworth

Eternal rest grant unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them, may they rest in peace. Amen

Month of May:

Frank Aspinall
Jeff Cooke
Joan Whitehead (nee Palmer)
Anthony Rigby.
Jean Fanning.
Eric Pendlebury
Edith Mary Wooley
Adrienne Claire Ford
Laura Lewchenco
Also Bill Mort, & Francis Bliss
Auxiliary Bishop Eneritus Vincent Malone
Anthony Rigby.
David France.
Jean Fanning.
Alba Crompton.
Barbara Duffy.
Daniel O’Brien
Gerald ‘Ged’ Hackett
Dennis Thompson
Gordon Cooney
Mary Keavney
Bernard Addi
Eric Pendlebury
Edith Mary Wooley
Keith May

Peter Galloway
Mr Worrall