ELSIE HOUGHTON (formerly Brindle) On Tuesday 4th December 2018, peacefully at Royal Blackburn Hospital, surrounded by her family, Elsie, aged 78 years, formerly of Pendle Drive, Blackburn. The dearly loved mum of Stephen and daughter in law Lorraine, dear grandma of Andrew, Anthony and his wife Lisa, loving great grandma Elsie of Jack and a dear sister of Jean, Barbara, Fred, John and his wife Barbara. At rest in the Grimshaw Park Funeral Home. Service at Pleasington Crematorium on Thursday 20th December at 1.30pm. Family flowers only please but donations can be sent for Cancer Research UK, 23 Parsonage Road, Blackburn, BB1 9PG. Enquiries: Waring McKenna Funerals, 45 Grimshaw Park, Blackburn, BB2 3AG. Tel 01254 51577.