Prescott, Katharine 'Mary'
The funeral was held recently (23rd February) for Katharine Mary Prescott of Northwich who died on 14th February 2011, aged 93 years. Mary was born in Shrewsbury, the only child of Ethel and George Adams and grew up in Marston where she attended school. She married Bill Prescott on 9th July 1938 at Marston Parish Church and they settled in Rudheath. Sadly Bill passed away in 1978. During the war Mary worked at the Salt Works; later she was employed by I.C.I. at Winnington, then at Lostock. Mary was also a dental receptionist, a shop worker and barmaid in various pubs in Northwich. She enjoyed holidays and visiting country pubs. Mary leaves her son Gil, daughter-in-law Jean, grandchildren Gary & Liane and great granddaughter Mia. The service at Shurlach Methodist Chapel was conducted by Revd Hilary Howarth, prior to interment at Rudheath Cemetery. As well as family flowers, donations were received for The Salvation Army and Leftwich Green Community Support Centre. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Lostock Green, Northwich.