Wm. G. RICHARDS (GARY) On Monday April 28th 2021, peacefully after a brief illness at Royal Blackburn Hospital, Ward C2, Gary aged 80 years. The darling husband of Eunice, much loved dad of Owen and Gabrielle and dear grandad to Toby and Jemima and Owen, Jake and Helena. Gary's kindness and humour touched the lives of many. A funeral service will take place at St. Cuthbert's Church, Earnsdale Road, Darwen, BB3 1QJ on Thursday May 13th at 11.00am followed by committal at Pleasington Crematorium, Tower Road, Blackburn, BB2 5LE. Family flowers only please but donations in memory of Gary may be made to Cancer Research UK c/o Darwen Funeral Service, 59-61, Blackburn Road, Darwen. All Enq Tel: 01254 873618.