Mr N Raine
The funeral took place on 2nd March of Mr Nigel Raine, of Congleton, who died on 16th February at home, aged 58.
Mrs Julia Jones conducted the service and cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium where Hopelessly Devoted To You by Olivia Newton John was played on entry, Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion was played during the service and Song For Whoever by Beautiful South was played on exit.
Mourners were: Mrs A Raine (widow), Mr M and Mrs E Ainsworth (daughter and son-in-law), Miss F Raine (daughter), Miss L Raine (daughter), Mr A Nield (son-in-law), Mr S Purcell (son-in-law), Mrs A Tully (sister-in-law, rep Mr S Tully, Mr A Tully and Mr J Tully).
Mourners who met at the crematorium included: Mr and Mrs C Nield, Mrs J Riley, Mr M Barker, Miss E Williams, Miss A Henfrey, Mrs J Henfrey, Mr and Mrs R Nield, Mrs S Burgess, Miss S Carter, Mr and Mrs D Stafford, Mr and Mrs P Barlow (brother and sister-in-law), Mr A Barlow (nephew), Miss R Barlow (niece), Mr and Mrs J Wilson (rep Miss J Loach and Mrs F Curtis), Miss J Jervis, Mr and Mrs J Jervis, Mr B Crouch.
Mr J Pringle, Mrs A Lawson, Miss H MacGregor (rep Mr and Mrs MR MacGregor), Miss C Strodling, Mr and Mrs Allcock, Mrs S Willis (rep K, P and M Willis), Mrs C Kowalewicz, Mrs J Melia, Mr G Adams (rep Mrs C Wrench), Mr M Barlow (brother-in-law), Mrs J Hudson, Mr and Mrs H Finney (rep Miss V Finney), Mr J Finney, Mr P Nixon (rep Mr A Nixon), Mr W Winterton, Mrs O Whiston, Mrs H Adderley, Mrs H Revell, Miss D Moodie, Mr C Bulmer, Mrs V Belfield, Mrs C Tew.
Mrs C Douglas, Mrs O Steele, Miss S Wilton, Mrs J Murphy, Miss S Bounford, Mrs D Fletcher, Mr B Ainsworth, Mr and Mrs Harney, Mr M Colley (rep Mrs D Colley), Mrs L Rohrmann, Mrs G Coutts, Mr and Mrs K Philips, Mrs J Eccles.
The bearers were Messrs P Barlow, M Ainsworth, A Nield and S Purcell.
Messrs Alan Finneron Funeral Directors, of West Street, Congleton, were in charge of the funeral arrangements.