On 18th May 2012, peacefully after a long illness and of Hartford, Joan Bennett Higson aged 76 years. The much loved mother of Peter, Kevin & Ian, a devoted grandma and beloved companion of John. Funeral service at Hartford Methodist Church on Friday 25th May at 9.45 am followed by committal at Altrincham Crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations if wished for St Luke’s (Cheshire) Hospice and Cancer Research UK. Donations and enquiries to George Bell Funeral Service, 49 Birches Lane, Lostock Green, Northwich, CW9 7SN. Tel: 01606 42534.