Funeral report for the late Fred Hardman The funeral was held on 9th April 2009, for the late Fred Hardman who died 2nd April aged 84 years. Fred was born in Middlewich, the only son of Fred & Beatrice Hardman. He was brought up in Moulton where he also attended school. He married Vera on 20th November 1948 at Wharton Methodist Church, settling at first in Davenham before moving to Fir Tree Farm, Lach Dennis in March 1949. His career was in farming and engineering. Fred is survived by his wife Vera, children John, Anne & Andrew, grandchildren David, Jane, Clare, Lee, Jack & Nicholas, and great grandchildren Jamie, Liam, Lucy & Sam. The funeral service held at Lach Dennis Parish Church, conducted by Revd Barbara Sharp was followed by interment in the churchyard. Family flowers and donations for Lach Dennis PC and St Luke’s (Cheshire) Hospice were received. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.