SLINGER Derek On Thursday 7th October 2021, Derek aged 85 years. Beloved husband of the late Alice, much loved dad of James, cherished grandad of Katie. The funeral service will take place at Accrington Crematorium on Wednesday 20th October 2021 at 10.20am. Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Derek are being collected for Alzheimer's Society via the donation box at the crematorium. All enquiries to Wolstenholmes Funeral Directors, Willows Lane, Accrington, BB5 0RT. Tel: 01254 232604.