On Thursday 15th July 2021, peacefully in a local care home, William aged 70 years. Beloved and loving Husband of Sylvia, loving Father of Tom and Claire, much loved Father-in-Law to Emma and Will, loving and devoted Grandfather of Emilia, Harry, and Poppy and a dear Brother of Peter. William was a General Surgeon who practiced at Stepping Hill Hospital and Macclesfield District General Hospital. He will be missed greatly by all who knew him. A Service of Celebration and Thanksgiving will take place at 3.00 p.m. on Friday, 6th August at Sutton St James Parish Church. Family flowers only, by request, but donations may be made, if so desired, in favour of The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association.