The funeral was held on 4th January for the late Mary Elizabeth Royle who died on 25th December 2006 aged 88 years. Mary was born in Northwich to Samuel and Amy Green; she was their youngest child having one brother and five sisters. She grew up in Northwich and attended Timber Lane School. She married Harold Royle at St Helen's Parish Church Northwich and they were married for 68 years. Mary worked at Northwich Victoria Infirmary as a hospital domestic for over 30 years. After her retirement she enjoyed spending more time with her family especially with her four great grandchildren. She leaves her husband Harold daughter Joan grandchildren Mike and Jayne and great grandchildren Joshua Samuel Rebecca and Lois. The service at St Helen's Parish Church Northwich conducted by Rev'd Barry Jobber was followed by interment at Northwich Cemetery. In addition to family floral tributes donations were received for Northwich Victoria Infirmary.