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Drinkwater, Charles Leslie

The funeral was held on 11th February 2010, for the late Charles Leslie “Les” Drinkwater, who died 5th February aged 89 years. Les was born in Verdin Street, Northwich to James & Ethel Drinkwater, the middle child of three children having an older brother George and a younger sister Evalyn. He was brought up in Northwich and attended school in Victoria Road. He married Florence Mary on 1st October 1949 at Moulton Parish Church, settling in Moulton where he lived for sixty years. Sadly Les was widowed in 1997. On leaving school he went to work at ICI, Lostock where he remained until retiring in 1981. He enjoyed painting and fishing. Les is survived by son & daughter-in-law Paul & Maria, grandchildren Laura & Mark and Mark’s partner Carmen and his four great grandchildren. The funeral service held at Moulton Parish Church, conducted by Rev Robin Forrester was followed by interment in Davenham churchyard. Family flowers and donations for the British Heart Foundation were received. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.

Drinkwater Charles Leslie

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