Funeral report for the late Ellen Fowles The funeral was held on 20th March 2008, for the late Ellen Fowles née Owens, who died 15th March aged 88 years. Ellen was born in Rostrevor, Co. Down, Northern Ireland to Edward & Roseann Owens. The eldest daughter of six children having two brothers and three sisters. She was brought up in Rostrevor and attended school there at “Our Lady Star of The Sea” Convent. She married James Fowles on 16th May 1942 at St Wilfrid’s R.C. Church, Northwich, settling first in Northwich, before moving to Hartford, then later to Davenham Nursing Home. Sadly Ellen was widowed in 1998. She was a housewife and in the 1990’s was a partner in the family newsagents. She was an active member at St Wilfrid’s R.C. Church and her interests included knitting, gardening and her family. Ellen is survived by her children Denis, Eileen, Marian & Damian, eight grandchildren and one great grandchild. The funeral Mass held at St Wilfrid’s RC Church was followed by interment at Hartford Cemetery. Father Patrick Munroe was the celebrant. Flowers were received and donations for St Luke’s Hospice. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.