HERD Thomas E.K. Tom passed away peacefully after a short illness on 22nd March 2020 at Lancaster Royal Infirmary, aged 75 years. Partner and soulmate of the late John Bye for over 40 years and a valued friend to many. He will be sadly missed. A service of thanksgiving for his life will be held later in the year. Donations in memory of Tom for St Catherines Hospice, Lostock Hall, Preston, to be sent to Thomson Hayton Winkley Tel:01539 721945 along with any enquiries.