Mrs RM Anderson
The funeral took place on 29th January of Mrs Rita Mary Anderson, who died at her home in Biddulph, on 31st December, aged 97.
Mr Barrie Jackson conducted the service and cremation at Bradwell Crematorium, where the hymns Morning Has Broken and All Things Bright and Beautiful were sung. Clair De Lune by Debussy was played on entering the service and Somewhere in Time by John Barry was played on exit.
Mourners from the house were: Mrs J Moore (daughter), Mr C Anderson and Mr P Anderson (sons), Mrs S Anderson (daughter-in-law), Mr S Anderson (grandson), Mrs L Wrench, Mrs S Perry (granddaughter), Mr R Ahmed.
Mourners at the crematorium included: Mr R Wrench (step-grandson), Mr C Anderson (grandson), Mrs M Anderson, Miss F Anderson (great-granddaughter), Mr D Moore and Mr B Moore (grandsons), Mrs A Moore, Mr and Mrs E and P Swinerton, Mr and Mrs B and Y Sumner, Mrs S Sherratt, Mrs D Williams, Mrs B Tideswell, Mr and Mrs W Bailey, Mrs S Harrop, Mr C Robson, Mrs B Jones, Mr and Mrs T and W Lloyd, representatives from AR1 Carers.
Messrs John Garside and Son, of Cross Street, Biddulph, were the funeral furnishers and supplied bearers.