JOHN COOKSON John passed away peacefully at his home with his wife Gillian and sons David and Andrew by his side on his 73rd birthday. John will be sorely missed by his family and many friends. He leaves his wife Gillian, sons David and Andrew and his four grandchildren Cameron, Elizabeth, George and James - all of whom he loved dearly. A celebration of John's life will be held at All Saints Church, Clayton-le-Moors on Friday 17th September at 2.00pm. Please feel you can wear something bright to honour John's memory on the day. Family flowers only please, donations can be made in memory of John to Cancer Research UK c/o champfunerals.com/obituaries. All enquiries to Champ Funeral Services. Tel: 01254 390731.