Hospital holds memorial service to remember
SOUTHPORT and Ormskirk Hospitals are holding a memorial
service next month for anyone wishing to remember a loved 1. The memorial
service will be held at Marshside Road Methodist Church, Southport, at 10.30am,
on Sunday, 5 November 2017. Anybody wishing to remember a loved one is welcome to
The service will be led by the Rev Martin Abrams and the Rev Jan Fraser from the
Chaplaincy and Spiritual Care Service. Dr Karen Groves, Consultant in Palliative
Medicine, will also be taking part in the service.
Martin said:- "There are many ways people like to remember loved ones.
This is a warm invitation to come along for anyone who would wish to do it in
the context of a church service. We hope the time together will be gentle,
supportive and encouraging. There will be different ways of remembering,
including the opportunity to light a candle of remembrance, place a flower of
remembrance and record the name of someone special."
► There will be refreshments after the service.
► The church is near the corner of Marshside Road and Cambridge Road (PR9 9TL).
► For more information, contact the Chaplaincy and Spiritual Care Service on:-
01704 704639 or via
The chaplaincy service will also hold a Baby Remembrance Service, at Ormskirk
Hospital, at 6.30pm, on Wednesday, 6 December 2017.
More details will be published
nearer the time.