The funeral was held recently for Joe Buckley of Northwich, who died on 8th September 2012, aged 85 years. Joe was born in Northwich, on 29th November 1926, to Joseph and Hilda Buckley. He was the middle child, having an older brother, who pre-deceased him, and a younger sister. Joe grew up in Northwich and attended Witton Boys School. On 25th August 1951, he married Dolly Duncalf at St Helenís Parish Church, Northwich. They settled in London Road, before moving to Leftwich Estate, sadly Joe was widowed in 1998. He completed his National Service in the Royal Artillery from January 1945 to April 1948. He worked at Littlerís Timberyard, I.C. I. Construction and then at Roberts Bakery until his retirement. He liked reading and gardening and took great pride in his home. Joe enjoyed watching football, especially Manchester City and Witton Albion. Joe is survived by son & daughter-in-law Michael & Kath, daughter & son-in-law Gillian & Graham, two grandchildren Zoe & Kerry and one great grandchild. The service and committal at Altrincham Crematorium were conducted by Mr Steve Grant. Family floral tributes were received and donations for Daneside Court Residentsí Comfort Fund. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Lostock Green, Northwich.