The funeral was held recently (13th January) for Philip Pemberton of Castle who died on 3rd January 2011, aged 53 years. Philip was born in the Barony Hospital, to parents Edith and Edward Pemberton, he had four brothers Frank, Keith, John and the late Les. He was brought up in Rudheath where he attended school. Philip lived with his partner Ann-Marie in Castle. He worked as a machine operator for C V Buchanan in Byley. In his younger days he liked a game of football, he also enjoyed playing dominoes with his mates in the pub. Philip is survived by his parents Edith & Edward, brothers Frank, Keith and John and partner Ann-Marie. The service at Holy Trinity Church, Castle was conducted by Rev Carol Seddon, prior to interment at Dane Valley Cemetery. As well as floral tributes, donations were received for St Luke’s (Cheshire) Hospice. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Lostock Green, Northwich.