A PENSIONER killed as he crossed a road close to his home is to be laid to rest next week.
Danny Mahoney, aged 76, of Wade Street, Pogmoor, was struck by a Mercedes on March 26.
A funeral for the married father-of-three, who had five grandchildren, is to take place at Holy Rood Church on Friday, April 13, at 2pm, followed by a burial in Barnsley Cemetery at 3pm.
Refreshments will be served at The Traveller’s Rest pub Pogmoor, afterwards.
An inquest is to be held into Mr Mahoney’s death.