The funeral service was held at St Johnís Church, Hartford, on Thursday 24th March 2005 for Joyce Wilson of Greenbank who died on 13th March aged 81 years. Joyce was born in Renshaw Street, Lostock the third oldest of the family of three boys and five girls of the late William and Joyce Hodkinson. She was brought up in Lostock and attended Manchester Road School. She married her husband, John, on 26th December 1947 at Manchester Road Methodist Chapel and they lived for a short time in Renshaw Street before moving to Greenbank where they remained. She was widowed in 1991. She enjoyed various jobs over the years including Rolls Royce at Crewe and munitions work where she met John. She enjoyed going on holiday with John and their friends Joan and Mick but her biggest interest was her family who were her pride and joy. She is survived by her three children, six grandchildren, three brothers and four sisters. The service, which was conducted by Rev Mike Smith, was followed by interment in the Churchyard. In addition to floral tributes, donations were received for Northwich Infirmary and Daneside Court. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Greenacre Funeral Home.