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Funeral held for Bernie Nolan

Hoards of people gathered in Blackpool today where a funeral service was held for the late singer and actress Bernie Nolan. Bernie passed away earlier this month (July, 4) at the age of 52, following a lengthy battle with breast cancer. She was first diagnosed with the disease early in 2010, but after having a mastectomy and undergoing chemotherapy announced in October 2010 that she was now cancer-free. Unfortunately the disease returned last

Bernie Nolan to be buried alongside daughter

Bernie Nolan will be laid to rest alongside the ashes of her stillborn daughter Katie. Nolan passed away on Thursday aged 52, following a three year battle with breast cancer. An interview in The Sun with Nolan’s sisters Maureen and Coleen revealed that the late singer and actress planned every detail of her funeral as she battled the disease. Maureen told the paper: “It is what Bernie wanted – to finally