Slater, Isobel Laurie
The funeral was held on 5th September for the late Isobel Laurie Slater who died on 29th August 2005 aged 73 years. Isobel was one of a family of seven children, she was born in Musselburgh, Scotland to the late William and Margaret Fitzsimons. Isobel had three brothers; Billy, Thomas and John and three sisters; Cath, Maureen and Lexi. She was brought up in Liverpool where she attended St Hughes School. On 31st March 1955, Isobel married her husband Frank Slater at Barnton R.C. Church. They settled in Winnington where they remained, Isobel was widowed in 2002. Isobel had worked as a care assistant at The Grange Hospital. Her interests included playing bingo, darts and her family. She is survived by her children Frank, Beryl, Alan, Sue and Ian, her grandchildren, sister Cath and brothers Thomas and John. The service was at St Luke’s Parish Church, Winnington, conducted by Rev Sheila Hughes and was followed by committal at Walton Lea Crematorium. As well as floral tributes, donations were received for Winnington Church. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Greenacre Funeral Home, Northwich.