The Sad passing of a Staunch member of Chorley & Blackburn Province
It come to us all at some point, but often it comes too soon. Bro Ted Eccleshall was such a man. Bro Ted sadly passed away just days after having a successful heart Bye-Pass. the sad news has naturally shocked all the members of Chorley & Blackburn Province. bro ted has fullfilled every Office and was PGP of the province in 1997 when he supported BARNARDO's as his his chosen project.
Bro Ted is widely known throughout the North West and beyond as the Secretary of Welcome Lodge 2324. bro Ted was Welcome Lodge and the Lodge is healthier now than ever before. Ted only stepped in as a temperary Secretary, but at long last and more than 20 years later, he has stepped down (Not that he had a choice0
In healthier times, he travelled every Thursday night to a Lodge somewhere with good friend and travelling companion, Bro Stephen Cosens ROH, PPGP2000. Bro Ted was also know by a few for his Website which was the first site put together for this Province.
Details of funeral arrangements are naturally unknown at his time but when the timecomes, it is guarenteed that a full house will see him off at his departure Service.