The funeral was held recently (21st January) for the late Hilde Percival of Lostock Gralam who died on 11th January 2011, aged 84 years. Hilde Brandt was born in Germany in 1926; one of six children. She married John Percival and they lived in married quarters in Germany, they moved to England; living in Rudheath, then Lostock Gralam. Sadly Hilde was widowed in 2004. Hilde worked as a merchandiser in Woolworths until her retirement. She enjoyed crotchet, sewing, reading and gardening, she also liked to play bingo and attended the Church Bingo and Wednesday Bingo. Hilde leaves her daughters Gitta & Marita, sons-in-law Wilf & Bryan, seven grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. The service was held at Lostock Parish Church, conducted by Revd Barbara Sharp and was followed by committal at Altrincham Crematorium. Floral tributes were received and donations for The Cheshire Dogs Home. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.