Millington, Barbara Joyce
The funeral service was held at Northwich (Witton) Parish Church last Thursday (17th August) of Mrs Barbara Joyce Millington of Rudheath following her death on 9th August 2006 aged 67 years. Best known to all her friends as Joyce she was born at Winnington the daughter of the late John & Betsy Blease and having one younger brother. Joyce attended the former Timber Lane School then Vicarage Walk School and later Rudheath High School before starting work at Conlowe's Sewing Factory until she married her husband Paul in 1963 at Witton Church. They first settled at Marbury before moving to Rudheath where they have remained. After bringing up her son Darren she went back to work as a cleaner at Broadhursts until they closed then becoming a bakery assistant at Robert's Bakery until she retired. In her spare time she enjoyed needlework and making clothes also gardening and very much her holidays and visits to Cornwall & Devon. Joyce was the proud grandmother of two grandsons Daniel and Matthew. The service conducted by Rev Geoffrey Greenhough was followed by committal at Altrincham Crematorium. Donations were received for Wythenshawe Hospital Lung Transplant Centre.