Roberts, Frances Malena
"The funeral was held on Monday 20th August for the late Frances Melena ""Milly"" Roberts who died peacefully at home in Weaverham on 11th August 2007 aged 86 years. Milly was born in 1920 at Toxteth Park Liverpool and attended Upper Park Street School. She later met her late husband Leslie there and they married in 1940. They subsequently lived in Liverpool Germany and eventually Weaverham where she spent the rest of her life. She was the mother of five children two of whom died in childhood. She and Les were devoted to their family and loved their holidays in Europe and Canada where several of her brothers lived. Milly was widowed in 1999. She moved into Gleavewood Residential Home in 2004 where she lived very happily until her death. Milly is survived by her children grandchildren and great grandchildren. The funeral service at St. Mary's Church Weaverham conducted by Rev'd Andrew Brown was followed by committal at Walton Lea Crematorium. Flowers were received and donations for Gleavewood Comforts Fund. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service. "