Mr W Price

The funeral took place on 16th September of Mr Walter Price, of Congleton, who died on 4th September at Macclesfield District General Hospital, aged 95.
Mr Price was born in Salford in 1923. He left school with a good report, having high marks in maths and English. He started his career as an instrument mechanic at English Electric.
After serving in the REME he worked at Smith of Derby clockmakers, then he became an instrument mechanic at Rolls Royce aero engine makers in Derby, working there for more than 10 years. He spent the last 15 years of his career as an engineering supervisor at Ind Coop brewery at Burton-on-Trent.
He was a devoted father, helping his children with home improvements and he took a keen interest in his six grandchildren’s hobbies.

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