Funeral report for the late Alan Slater Northwich Guardian The funeral was held on 7th December 2009 for the late Alan Slater, who died 29th November aged 71 years. Alan was born in Rudheath to Jean & the late Ron Slater, the eldest of two children having a younger sister Pauline. He was brought up in Rudheath and attended Sir John Deanes School. He married Judith on 28th September 1957 at Hartford Parish Church, settling at first in Davenham before moving to Davenham, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, Lostock Green and finally to Sandiway where they remained. He was a member of the Royal Institute of Chemistry and worked at Roche for seven years then Octel up until retirement as head of Research and Development. He was a member of Sandiway Golf Club and also enjoyed fishing. Alan is survived by wife Judith, daughters Yvonne, Suzanne & Sarah, mother Jean, grandchildren Robert, Helen & Ellie and sister Pauline. The funeral service held at St Helenís Church, Northwich, conducted by Rev Barry Jobber was followed by interment in Northwich Cemetery. Family flowers and donations for Winsford Grange Care Home were received. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.