BYRAM. Peacefully on 9th April, 2021, at Macclesfield District General Hospital. Norman, aged 90, of Congleton. The dearly loved and devoted husband of the late Audrey Byram. Loving dad of Ian and Kevin, dear father-in-law of Tracey and Tina, cherished granddad of Samuel, Oliver, Nicole, Vikki, Kate and Adam and a treasured great-granddad. Service and cremation on Tuesday, 27th April. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, via the family to British Heart Foundation. Enquiries: Alan Finneron Funeral Directors, 32, West Street, Congleton, CW12 1JR, 01260 277622. www.afinneron.co.uk.
JONES. Peacefully on 9th April, 2021, at home. Ronald, aged 86, of Congleton. The dearly loved and devoted husband of Kathryn. Loving dad of Angela, Wendy, Beverley and Ian, dear father-in-law of Pete, David and Kerry, cherished granddad of Alana, Katie, Hollie, Chloe, Ethan and Lewis and a treasured great-granddad. Service and cremation take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday, 28th April. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, via the family to East Cheshire Hospice at Home. Enquiries: Alan Finneron Funeral Directors, 32, West Street, Congleton, CW12 1JR, 01260 277622. www.afinneron.co.uk.
LINSLEY (Alison Ferilyth Gant “Ali”). Peacefully in the care of Adlington Manor Care Home on Friday, 16th April, 2021. Ali, aged 78, formerly of Congleton. Wife of the late Keith and a much loved friend to many. Funeral service will take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Thursday, 29th April at noon. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, to Parkinson’s UK or RSPB. Enquiries: Three Shires Funeral Service, 7, Moody Street, Congleton, 01260 279507.
MELLOR (John). Peacefully on Wednesday, 14th April, 2021, while at RSUH. John, aged 88, of Biddulph. The devoted husband of Lucy, cherished dad of Linda, Susan, John and Janice, treasured granddad of Anthony, Wendy, Christopher, Lucy, Ian, Lisa, Claire and the late Jane, dearest brother of Ann and Margaret, a much-loved great-granddad, great-great-granddad and a dear father-in-law and friend to many. John will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all his loving family and many friends. A private funeral service will take place at Bradwell Crematorium by invitation only. Family flowers only, please; donations, if desired, to Douglas Macmillan Hospice c/o the funeral director. Funeral arrangements entrusted to: Michael Goulding, Dolven Funeral Services, Independent Family Funeral Directors, 31–33, Congleton Road, Biddulph, ST8 6DY, 01782 379191.
MUNCASTER. Peacefully on 12th April, 2021, at Woodland Care Centre, Macclesfield. Cynthia Rosemary, aged 77, of Congleton. The dearly loved and devoted wife of the late Robert Muncaster. Loving mum of Jill and Katherine, dear mother-in-law of Toby, cherished and treasured grandma and mam of Daniel, Joshua, Ruby and Henry. Service and cremation take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Friday, 30th April. No flowers, by request; donations, if desired, via the family to Alzheimer’s Research. Enquiries: Alan Finneron Funeral Directors, 32, West Street, Congleton, CW12 1JR, 01260 277622. www.afinneron.co.uk.
STOREY (Susan). Sadly passed away peacefully in St Gemma’s Hospice, Leeds, after battling with cancer. Beloved daughter of the late Lionel Head, ex-proprietor and editor of the Congleton Chronicle and Doris Head and sister to the late Ursula Hibbert. Dearly beloved grandmother to Sam and Bruce Storey, mother-in-law to Toni Ballard and aunt to Ian Hibbert, she will be sorely missed. The funeral took place at St Mary’s Church, Boston Spa, on 16th April, 2021. May she rest in peace. Enquiries: Fergal Hughes, 3, Hollin Park Parade, Oakwood, Leeds, 01132 892347.
WINTLE (Jacqueline). Passed away peacefully on 11th April, 2021, at Royal Stoke University Hospital. Jackie (as she was known) aged 71, of Knypersley. Devoted wife of the late George, beloved mother of Timothy and daughter-in-law Katie. Cherished sister to Mavis and Esmond, much loved sister-in-law to Fred, Pauline, Muriel and Arthur and a dear aunt. Private funeral service will take place to celebrate the life of Jackie. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, to Versus Arthritis in memory of Jackie. Enquiries: John Garside and Son, 2, Cross Street, Biddulph, ST8 6BD, 01782 513210.