The funeral was held on 22nd August 2011, for the late Joe Sweeney who died 12th August aged 61 years. Joe was born in Chester the younger son of Joseph and Ethel Sweeney. He was brought up in Northwich and attended St Wilfrid’s RC Primary School and Sir John Deanes. He married Susan on 25th October 1975 at St Wilfrid’s RC Church, Northwich settling at first in Rudheath for four years before moving to North Yorkshire for two years. They returned to Northwich and spent the last 30 years in Comberbach. He was a Management Accountant and Auditor for twenty seven years at ICI, secondment with EVC, then as an Accountant for nine years at Hidden Analytical, Warrington. He loved travelling in France, caravanning, gardening, supporting Manchester United and spending time with his family. Joe is survived by his wife Susan, sons Paul, Matt & Kevin and daughter-in-law Stephanie. The funeral service held at Great Budworth Parish Church was followed by interment in the churchyard. Rev Alec Brown conducted the service. Family flowers were received and donations for The Christie. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.