JOHN HIGSON On the 10th April 2017, suddenly in hospital surrounded by his loving family, JOHN aged 95 years, beloved and much loved husband to Rita, devoted dad to John, David and the late JOAN a dear father in law to Maureen and Barbara, a loving grandad, great grandad and great great grandad,dear brother to Elsie and Connie,uncle and good friend to all whom his life touched. He will be sadly missed Service and committal will take place at Overdale Crematorium West Chapel at 11am on Wednesday the 26th April . Family flowers only please by request and donations in lieu, if desired to Cancer Research UK. All cheque donations and enquiries to Jim at Fred Hamer's Funeral Service, 243-245 Tonge Moor Rd, Bolton BL2 2JG Tel: 365501. e mail