Funeral report for the late Kenneth Slater The funeral was held on 26th January 2009 for the late Kenneth Slater who died 15th January aged 83 years. Ken was born in Northwich to Fred & Elizabeth Slater the younger of two children having an older brother. He was brought up in Rudheath where he also attended school. He married Lily in June 1951 at Stretton, settling in Rudheath where they remained. Sadly Ken was widowed in 1983. He served in the Royal Navy during the Second World War then later worked as an electrician at New Cheshire Salt Works, Wincham. His interests included television, gardening and playing bingo at the Plaza in Northwich. Ken is survived by his daughter Carol. The funeral service held at St Helenís Church, Northwich, conducted by Rev Barry Jobber, was followed by committal at Altrincham Crematorium. Family flowers and donations for St Lukeís (Cheshire) Hospice were received. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.