The funeral was held on 9th February 2010 for the late Alan Moody, who died 24th February aged 58 years. Alan was born in Altrincham to George & Edith Moody, the elder of two children having a younger sister Jean. He was brought up in Lostock Gralam where he also attended school. He was also educated at Rudheath, Sir John Deanes and Bristol University. He met his partner Julia in 1985, settling in Lower Peover where he lived until his death. He travelled to different countries working in refrigeration and air conditioning, later becoming self employed. His interests included rugby, bird-watching, steam engines, gardening and cooking. Alan is survived by his partner Julia and sons Robert & Richard. The funeral service and committal held at Altrincham Crematorium were conducted by Rev Dr Jane Lloyd. Family flowers and donations for RNLI were received. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.