RAYMOND PICKERING The family of the late Ray would like to express their heartfelt thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbours for the cards of condolence, flowers and donations received during this time of sorrow. Special thanks to ward B4 at Royal Blackburn Hospital for making the last days of Ray's life comfortable and pain free. Thanks to Addison Court Nursing Home for their kindness. Thanks to all who attended the funeral, a big thank you to Foxy for his tribute to Ray and also to my life long friends Margaret, Eileen & David who have been there. Special thanks to Paul & Sarah Barton and staff of Barton & Hallworth Funeral Service for their love, care and guidance they have shown throughout. Thanks also to Fr Chris Holden for his kind words and ministrations and Appetite for the lovely buffet. God Bless you all.