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Jack Graham Howson


JACK GRAHAM HOWSON On Saturday 20th June 2020 Jack passed away peacefully in Birch Hall Care Centre. Beloved husband of the late Helen, loving father of Stephen and David and treasured grandfather of Jonathan, Hannah, Sinead, Caitlin and Keavagh. He was also a dear brother of Alan and Dorothy and the late Jean and Jacqueline. Jack spent his working days at Liveseys, Greenbank Engineering, Roe Lee Textile Mill and Matthew Brown Brewery before retirement. He will be fondly remembered through his sporting connections in the Blackburn area having played with Accrington Stanley before becoming involved with Bangor Old Boys both as a player and secretary. He was a long standing member of St Stephen's Conservative Club representing them at snooker and bowls. He also made many friends through his membership at Wilpshire Golf Club. A civil service will be held at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday 2nd July 2020 at 11.30. Please note that the actual service is by invitation only. No flowers please but a donation can be made to The British Heart Foundation. Further enquires to Talbot Funeral Service, 341 Whalley New Road, Blackburn BB1 9SR Tel. 01254 695995



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    Loving memories of a great uncle , RIP Uncle Jack xx 💔 julie , jim and family xx
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    Jack I’m going to miss are chats about putting the world to rights, you quizzing me about the James Bond films I never won on that subject, one fantastic memory I will never forget is you and Helen teaching me golf in the living room I would bring my putter & as Helen would say don’t forget the little Machine that’s throws the golf ball back, we had some good laughs, Well your reunited with your Helen now jack, god bless you both 💙❤️ Debi
  • Helenkaysays...

    Fond memories of Jack a gentleman Margaret Mcnulty
  • Bevsiesays...

    So sorry to hear of your dad's passing Dave. Thinking of you and sending our condolences Bev and Phil.
  • __newsquest__stuart duxburysays...

    Worked with Jack at Lion Brewery in maintenance department.Boy did we have some great times.Very sorry to hear of his passing.Great guy.
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