Mr W Mellor
The funeral took place on 2nd March at St Mary’s Church, Sandbach, of Mr William “Bill” Mellor, of Sandbach, who died on 10th February, aged 84.
Mr Mellor was the husband of Mrs Margaret Mellor, a father of three, a granddad and a great-granddad.
The Rev Angela Speedy conducted the service and Mr Kevin Birch was organist for the hymns The Lord’s My Shepherd and The Day Thou Gavest.
Committal followed at Crewe Crematorium.
Mourners were: Mrs M Mellor, Mr S Mellor and Miss F Bolshaw, Mr D and Mrs S Machin, Mr A and Mrs D Gabrielli, Mr D Jones and Miss S Hood, Mr B and Mrs E Machin, Mr K Hardy and Miss J Glassey, Mr T Glassey, Mr G Cooke, Mr K Hodgkinson (rep S and S Bloor), K Sproston, S Morgan, T Morgan, H Grey, Mrs M Harding, Mrs C Davenport, Mr R Davenport, Mr A and Mrs M Brookes, Mr and Mrs M Sproston, Mr and Mrs B Hough, Mr S and Mrs J Barnett, Mr M Forster.
Mr G Axson (rep S Axson), Miss O Axson, Miss J Axson, Mr I Hitchinson, Mr N Rowbottom, Mr B Coyne (rep W Saville), Mr D and Mrs J Jones, Mr P and Mrs D Bowker, Mr K Smith (repair shop), Mr R Elston, Mr J Shaw, Mrs E Shaw, Mr S Wright, Mrs L Reid, Mr J and Mrs S MaGuire, Mr and Mrs Hatton, V and S Odish (rep M Axson and L Lacey), Mr HT Bourne, Mr P Mellor and Mrs L Mellor (rep W Mellor), Mrs B Wooliscroft, Mr T Hitchinson, Mr P and Mrs H Bagnall, Mrs J Falconer.
Mrs W Falconer, Mrs J Mellor (rep Mr J Mellor and Mr A Mellor), Mr K Stanier, Mr G Bourne (rep Mrs J Bourne), Mr G Stanier, Mrs E Wilson, Mr A Parton, Mr T and Mrs L Stark, Mr and Mrs J Buckley, Mrs M Snape, Mr K Morris, Mr J and Mrs D Bolshaw, Mrs H Mayers, Mrs S Evans.
The funeral arrangements were made by Williams and Lowe Funeral Directors, of Sandbach.