On 6th August 2012, peacefully in hospital, after a short illness, of Sandiway and formerly The Wirral, Val aged 82 years. The beloved wife of the late Ron, much loved mum of Ian & Nick and mother-in-law of Sandie, a sadly missed nan & great nan, dear sister of Issy & Sally and sister-in-law of Dot. The funeral service has taken place. Donations gratefully received for North Staffs Cancer Care Unit and The Donkey Sanctuary. Donations and enquiries to George Bell Funeral Service, 49 Birches Lane, Lostock, Northwich, CW9 7SN. Tel. 01606 42534.