NORTHWICH GUARDIAN BATE On 11th July 2009, peacefully in Hospital after a short illness and of Northwich, Ken Bate aged 82 years. The beloved husband of the late Marjorie and a devoted father, father-in-law, grandfather and great grandfather. Also a sadly missed brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Family flowers only please. Donations if wished for NSPCC. Donations and enquiries regarding funeral arrangements to George Bell Funeral Service, 49 Birches Lane, Northwich, CW9 7SN. Tel: 01606 42534.