The funeral has taken place of Phyllis Gibson, of Northwich, who died suddenly at Leighton Hospital on 26th August 2005, aged 85 years. Phyllis was born in Newton, near Chester and she was the beloved and devoted wife of the late Thomas Gibson. Phyllis enjoyed knitting, playing bingo and going on holiday. Her daughters Jean, Freda and Susan, her sons Ray, Roger, Paul and Philip, 15 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren all survive her. Phyllis will also be sadly missed by her companion Bill, who accompanied her on holiday. The funeral service took place at Walton Lea Crematorium on Monday 5th September and the Rev Sheila Hughes officiated. Donations were received for the British Heart Foundation. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Greenacre Funeral Home, Northwich.