Mr C Martlew
The funeral took place on 20th February at St Oswald’s Church, Brereton of Mr Cyril Martlew, of Sandbach, and formerly Ormskirk, Lancashire, who died on 6th February, aged 91.
Mr Martlew was the husband of Mrs Audrey Martlew, a father and grandfather.
The Rev Sandi Fisher conducted the funeral service and the hymns sung were There Is A Green Hill Far Away, Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace and Guide Me, O Thou Great Redeemer.
Interment followed in the churchyard.
Mourners included: Mrs A Martlew, Mr R and Mrs G Martlew, Mrs L Nurney (rep Mr C Nurney), Miss L Nurney, Mr R Nurney, Mr J Martlew, Mr D Martlew, Mr D and Mrs J Martlew, Mr A Nurney (rep Mrs J Nurney), Mr P Hanlon and Mr S Hobson (rep Samaritan Lodge), Mr and Mrs TJ Maddock (organist), Mrs C Phillips (rep Nikki, Mrs H Marsh, Mrs J Nutty (rep Mr K Nutty), Mr and Mrs R Lester, Mr P Stockton, Mr M Sowerby, Mr P Sowerby, Mr T and Mrs N Bramwell, Mr S Foster.
Mr and Mrs T Cottrell, Mrs M Morse, Mr R Jackson, Mrs H Edge (rep A Peach and J Roberts), Mrs M Wood, Mr G and Mrs S Bell, Mrs J Baxter (rep M Heath and M Williams and Inner Wheel), Mrs J Thornhill (rep N Thornhill, M Proudlove and J Leese), Mrs A Mellor, Mr B and Mrs M Whittaker (rep the Rotary Club of Sandbach and Sandbach Inner Wheel, and Mrs P Minshull, Inner Wheel), Mr J Higgins (rep Rotary Club of Sandbach and Mr and Mrs B Unnithan), Mr R Hovey (rep K Hovey).
Mr R Ashton (rep Mrs L Ashton), Mr B Monks (rep Probus), Mrs M Gill, Mrs J Williams (rep Mr G Williams), Mr J Marrow (rep S Marrow), Mr R Gamwell, Mr D Tildesley (rep Biddulph Male Voice Choir), Mrs C Ripley (rep Watkinson family), Mr P Middrie, Mr D Stephens.
Mr P Riding, Mrs F Woodgate, Mrs R Twidale (rep Rotary Club of Sandbach, Mr K Ludlam, and Mr and Mrs N Coupe), Mr M Leese (rep Saxon Cross, Probus Club, Samaritan Chapter Mr and Mrs G Heath), Mr D McCaddon and Mr B Dean (rep Biddulph Male Voice Choir), Mr P Morris.
Arrangements were made by Williams and Lowe Funeral Directors, of Sandbach, who also supplied bearers.