Derek Smith of Wilmslow passed away peacefully in a local care home on 25 December aged 92. Loved husband of Sonia and father of Richard, David, Philip and Nicholas, and grandpa to 10 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Due to current restrictions there will be a private cremation in January with a Thanksgiving Service at St John's Lindow when restrictions are sufficiently eased (details to be announced in due course). Enquiries to the funeral directors Albert R Slack Ltd, 84 South Oak Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 6AT. Tel: 01625 525063.