The funeral was held recently for Max Higgins of Winsford who died on 18th September 2012, aged 67 years. Max was born in Northwich to Harry and Ethel Higgins and had a younger sister. He grew up in Northwich and attended Victoria Road School and later Sir John Deaneís. On 5th November 1996 he married his wife Sheila in Las Vegas. They settled in Northwich before retiring to Turkey, then to Spain and Thailand, returning to the UK in 2007. Max was a retired Analyst Programmer at Bentley Motors, Crewe. His main hobby was watching his football team Manchester United and he travelled all over Europe to watch them. He also had a special affinity with America and country music and his final wish was to have his ashes scattered in Monument Valley in Arizona. Max leaves his wife Sheila, sons Daniel, Adam & Stephen, daughter Rebecca and grandchildren Mia, Leo & Gabriella. The service at St Helenís Parish Church, Northwich, conducted by Revd Geoff Buchan, was followed by committal at Walton Lea Crematorium. Family floral tributes were received and donations for the British Heart Foundation. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Lostock Green, Northwich.