Eyes, Robert Andrew
The funeral was held on 21st June for the late Robert Andrew Eyes of Lostock Gralam who died on 10th June aged 41 years. Rob was born in Nantwich and grew up in the Northwich area, attending Hartford County Primary before going on to Sir John Deaneís Grammar School. On leaving school, he started working with Eric Johnson before moving to work with Mike Thompson. Then he became a partner in his fatherís business, which became D.R.P. Eyes & Son. After many years working alongside his father, Rob had to retire early, suffering from M.E. Rob and Donna were married in October 1985 and they had a daughter and three sons. Rob was well known in the Northwich and Cheshire area through his passion for playing darts. He was highly successful in the sport, representing his county on many occasions playing against the very best. His other main interests were astronomy, listening to music, watching movies and he was a Manchester United supporter. Rob leaves his wife Donna, daughter Claire, sons Richard, David and Mark, parents Bob and Ann, sisters Sharon and Gemma and brother David, and he was much loved brother-in-law and uncle. The funeral at St Helenís Parish Church, attended by many family, relatives and friends, was conducted by Rev Paul Dawson prior to interment at Northwich Cemetery. Many floral tributes were received, also donations in Robís memory. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Greenacre Funeral Home, Northwich.