The funeral was held recently (10th February) for Karen Maddock of Northwich who died on 31st January 2011, aged 42 years. Karen was born to Linda and Brian Prior on 9th February 1968, at Birkenhead, Wirral. She had two sisters Tracy and Sarah and two brothers Carl and the late Brian. Karen was brought up in Birkenhead where she attended Fender Primary School, before moving to the Northwich area and attending Rudheath High School. Karen lived in Northwich and latterly in Leftwich with her partner Tommy. Karen enjoyed being with her family, socialising, dancing, and having a good time. Karen is survived by her children Liam and Nikita, partner Tommy, her parents Linda & Brian, brother Carl & sisters Tracy & Sarah. The service was held at St Helenís Parish Church, Northwich followed by committal at Walton Lea Crematorium, conducted by Revd Malcolm Cowan. In addition to family floral tributes, donations were received for Macmillan Nurses. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Lostock Green, Northwich.