The funeral was held on 20th June for the late Colin Platt of Lostock Gralam who died on 12th June 2005 aged 67 years. Colin was born in Marbury to the late George and Frances Platt, he had three brothers and two sisters. He grew up in Marston, where he went to school and later attended Rudheath School. Colin married his wife Linda at St Mary and All Saints Church, Great Budworth in May 1999, they settled in Lostock Gralam. On leaving school, Colin served his apprenticeship as a joiner at I.C.I. His hobbies included photography and building model boats, he also enjoyed football. Colin leaves his wife Linda, two brothers, nephews and nieces. The service at St Mary and All Saints Church, Great Budworth was conducted by Rev Alec Brown, prior to committal at Walton Lea Crematorium. Family floral tributes were received and donations for Arthritis Research Campaign. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Greenacre Funeral Home, Northwich.