NORTHWICH GUARDIAN SMITH On 27th June 2009, peacefully in hospital and of Northwich, Ruth aged 84 years. The beloved wife of the late Denis, the loving mum of Les & Val, mother-in-law of Pat & John and nan of Chris & Steven and Gill. Family flowers only please. Donations if wished for St Luke’s (Cheshire) Hospice. Donations and enquiries regarding funeral arrangements to George Bell Funeral Service, 49 Birches Lane, Lostock Green, Northwich, CW9 7SN. Tel: 01606 42534.