Winnie Johnson funeral

The funeral of Winnie Johnson, mother of Moors murder victim Keith Bennett has taking place in Manchester. The 78-year-old died earlier this month without fulfilling her wish to be able to bury her son, who was killed in 1964.

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Winnie Johnson to be laid to rest in Manchester

78-year-old Winnie Johnson will be buried in Manchester later today Credit: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

The funeral of Winnie Johnson, mother of Moors murder victim Keith Bennett, will take place later today.

The 78-year-old died without fulfilling her lifelong wish to find her son's makeshift grave on Saddleworth Moor and give him a Christian burial.

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