Mr RG Hollinshead
The funeral has taken place of Mr Robert Graham Hollinshead, of Minshull Vernon and formerly Worleston, who died on 19th November, aged 80.
The Rev Philip Goggin conducted the service at St Peter’s Church, Minshull Vernon. Committal followed in the churchyard.
Mr Hollinshead was born in Congleton and started his life on the family dairy farm at Somerford Booths, Congleton. He later moved to Onneley to continue with a pedigree Ayrshire herd. In 1985, he embarked on a new career in the licensed trade at The Royal Oak at Worleston until a short time ago.
He was married to Mrs Rachel Hollinshead and had three sons and four grandchildren.
Mourners included: Mrs R Hollinshead (widow) Mr A Hollinshead, Mr J Hollinshead and Mr P Hollinshead (sons), Mr and Mrs S Hollinshead (brother and sister-in-law), Mrs C Tomlinson (sister-in-law).
Mr and Mrs S Proudlove, Mr and Mrs S Tomlinson, Mr and Mrs N Tomlinson Mr and Mrs A Tomlinson, Mr and Mrs G Bourne, Mr S Hollinshead, Mrs S Nowiki, Mr and Mrs A Hollinshead, Mr and Mrs G Beech and Jo and Mrs S Farall (nieces and nephews).
The funeral was also attended by many of Mr Hollinshead’s friends and associates in the farming and licensing trade.
The bearers were Messrs J Hollinshead, A Moss, N Bond, G Bourne, A Hollinshead and C Tomlinson.
The funeral arrangements were made by AW Burrows and Son, of Swanley, Nantwich.