Obituary: Angus Macpherson

Date published: 04 June 2019

Angus Macpherson (Retired Police Chief Inspector)

06/10/1934 – 25/05/2019

Angus died peacefully at home on Saturday 25 May aged 84 after a long battle with Parkinsons disease.

Devoted husband of Anne for 62 years, much loved dad, grandad and great grandad, father in law, brother in law and friend to many.

He will be greatly missed.

The family would like to express sincere special thanks to Springhill Hospice palliative care at home, district nurses, home care and GPs from Littleborough Group Practice for the support and care given to Angus.

Requiem Mass  to be held at St Mary’s RC Church, Featherstall Road, Littleborough, OL15 8DW, Monday 24 June 12.15pm followed by committal at Rochdale Crematorium 1.40pm.

Family flowers only. 

Donations if desired to Parkinsons Rochdale Branch.

Enquiries to Holdens, Littleborough.

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