The funeral has recently taken place for the late James Brian Budden who died on 18th June 2012 aged 89 years. Brian, as he was known, was born in Northwich to Beatrice and James Budden and had a younger sister. He was brought up in Castle and attended Darwin Street School. He married Doris Langston, settling at first on Leftwich Estate before moving to Braemar Avenue, Northwich. Sadly Brian was widowed in 1988. He worked for Joseph Parks and ICI Avenue Works. His interests were bowling and Northwich Vics. He was a member of the Farmers Arms Bowls Club. Brian is survived by his son James, daughter-in-law Wendy, four grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. The funeral service and committal were held at Altrincham Crematorium. Floral tributes were received and donations for Acorn Hollow Nursing Home. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.