BROUGHTON. Peacefully on 27th March 2021, at home, Catherine Hazel, aged 66, of Congleton. The dearly loved and devoted wife of Mark; loving mum of Jennie and Heather; dear mother-in-law of Ben and Fraser; much loved daughter of Jack and the late Kathleen and a cherished and treasured Nema of Thea. The funeral service and cremation are to take place on Thursday, 15th April. No flowers, by request; donations, if desired, via the family to East Cheshire Hospice. Enquiries: Alan Finneron Funeral Directors, 32, West Street, Congleton, 01260 277 622. afinneron.co.uk
CHADDOCK (Cynthia “Betty”). Peacefully passed away on 25th March 2021, at her home in Knypersley, Betty, aged 90. The devoted wife of the late Harold; dearly loved mum of Kevin, Melvyn, Mark and Nicholas; dear mother–in-law of Jill and Pauline; loving nan of Matthew, Laura, Louise and Carl; cherished great-nan of Ethan, Stanley and Oakley. Betty will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by her family and friends. A private funeral service will take place to celebrate Betty’s life. Attendance is by invitation only. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, to Donna Louise Trust. Enquiries: John Garside and Son, 2, Cross Street, Biddulph, 01782 513 210.
HUNT (Gordon David). Passed away peacefully after a short illness at Royal Stoke University Hospital on 30th March 2021, Gordon, aged 86, of Sandbach. The much loved husband of Felicity; precious dad to Dave and Janet, wonderful grandpa and great-grandpa. The funeral service is to be held at St Mary’s Church, Sandbach, on Thursday, 15th April at noon, followed by committal at Vale Royal Crematorium. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, to St Luke’s (Cheshire) Hospice. Enquiries: Williams and Lowe Funeral Directors, Field House, 40, Congleton Road, Sandbach, 01270 750 852.
RAMSBOTTOM (Neil). Sadly passed away on 29th March 2021, aged 81, after a long illness, bravely borne. Beloved husband to Dorothy, cherished father to Gillian and Mark, treasured granddad to Josie. A private funeral is to take place at Macclesfield Crematorium. Due to the current restrictions, attendance is by invitation only. Family flowers only, please; donations, if preferred, in memory of Neil to the Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester. Enquiries: John Garside and Son, Mountbatten House, Stonehouse Green, Congleton, 01260 298 829.
SIMS. Peacefully on 27th March 2021, at home, Freda Mary, aged 93, of Congleton. The dearly loved and devoted wife of the late Thomas Sims; loving mum of Jane; dear mother-in-law of Karl; cherished granny of Jodie and Stephanie, and treasured great-granny of Chester. The funeral service and interment will take place at the Church of St James and St Paul, Marton, on Monday, 19th April. Family flowers only; donations if desired, via the family to East Cheshire Hospice or Marton Church. Enquiries: Alan Finneron Funeral Directors, 32, West Street, Congleton, 01260 277 622. afinneron.co.uk
STUBBS (Paul). Peacefully at home on 31st March 2021, surrounded by his loving family, Paul, aged 65, of Sandbach. The dearly loved husband of Elaine and loving dad of Lora and Dan; dear father-in-law of Andy and Sophie and treasured granddad of Georgia, Edward and Isla. A private family funeral will take place on Friday, 16th April at 1.30pm. Should you wish to make a donation in memory of Paul, the charities of choice are St Luke’s Cheshire Hospice and The Christie. Enquiries and donations: Joseph Edwards and Sons, Independent Funeral Directors, of Alsager, 01270 882 097.