The funeral service for Ian Hackney, proprietor of the Garden Hotel, Uppingham, took place at St Peter and St Paul’s Church, Uppingham, Canon Rachel Watts officiating.
Mr Hackney died at Rutland Memorial Hospital, aged 70.
He was the son of Joan and Frederick Hackney and was educated at Wisbech High School for Boys. He spent 50 years involved in the hotel industry, either managing or owning hotels. He was a member of several Masonic Lodges. Bereaved are his wife Christine, daughter Sarah and sons James and Tom.
Family mourners included: Christine Hackney (widow), Sarah Hackney, James Hackney, Tom Hackney, Joan Kitson, Philip Kitson, Lucy Kitson, Hannah Kitson.
Sympathisers included: Tim and Ruth Rawlings, Peter and Val Hems and Tim (Uppingham in Rutland RA Chapter, Fred and Flo Evans and family), Peter Atkinson (Katy Atkinson), Bev and Tony Simpson, Robert and Christine Ellingworth (Peter Baker, Marietta King), Damien and Lizzie Hughes, Simon and Hannah Ball, Shirley and Richard Harris (Margaret Jennings), Canon Joan Rampkin, John and Jasmine Knew, Ron and Margaret Simpson (Rotary, Uppingham First, Business Forum), Natasha Trenwith (Francesca Smeeton, Rebecca and Paul Rotherham), Fran Britnell, James and Stella Elliott, Michael and Gill Whatley (Alastair), Roy Farmer, Pip Dexter (Gwen Beecham), June and Eddie Boggon, Dorine Warren, Margaret Dickinson (Church lunch club), Mary Holmes (Uppingham Bell Ringers), Matthew Lambert, Jasmine Bayley, John Goldsmith (Vernon Stokes, Marc Hamblin), Mick Polley, Bobby Chamberlain, Brenda Mason, Richard Berridge (Vicky Berridge), Sarah Polley, Leigh and Jean Lattimore, Nikki and Richard Lewin, Tasha Muller (Annette Steele, Mary-Lou Steele), Hilary Crowden (Mem and Richard Crowden, C Cooper), Mr and Mrs Robert Lucas, Jamie, Emma, Dawn and Lucy Wynd, Fiona Casewell, Glenice Barr (Peggy Berridge, Nick Page), Tony and Maureen Fowell, Richard Boston (Boston and Riddington families, Uppingham Association Old Boys and Girls Uppingham School), Linda and Dave Hern (Paul and Louise Short and family, Daniel Hern, Ria Bower and family, Edna Hern, Richard Toms), Sadie and Keith Goddard, John Hackett (Christine Hackett, Rutland Musical Theatre, Rutland Society of St George), Peter Green (Mark Province Leicester and Rutland), Nik Baines, Cathy Dyson, Janna Fisher, Katy Page (Tim Page), Louise Singleton-Knott, Laura and Neil St John, Margaret Dainty (Rich and Abby Dainty), Richard Burton (Lake Isle), Marnie (HSBC), Charlie Mason (Fred Mason), Sally Kirby (Brian Kirby, Annette and Ken Elland), Clare and Tony Wilks (Laura and Sophie Wilks), Min and Norman Tomson, Sara McAllister, Julia Lesiak, Casey O’Hanrahan, Jerry Rudman (V Armeson), Hilary Dawe (Ashley Dawe, Audrey Brown, Henry Dawe, Philip Riley), Rita Snodin, Charles Parker (Multum in Parvo), Peter Southam, Phil and Janet Wignell (Sally Mackey, Ronnie Mackey), Caroline Jones, Claire Cunnington, Lionel Cunnington (Brian Chambers), Georgina Wood, Richard Lewis, Adrionne Lewis, Mark Adams, W/Bro C Cockerill (Mrs C E Cockerill), Fred Trenwith (Margaret Trenwith), Geoff and Caroline Lambert, Louise Hames (Neil Hitchen, Louise Hitchen, Ed Hames), Betty Holliday (Paul Holliday, Susan Bartley), Norma Toon (Wyn Griffiths), Alison Dumford and family (Nigel Toon and family), Alan and Jill Breeze, Christine Chambers, Dr and Mrs D May, Marc Oxley, Mark Thompson O’Connor (Alison, Abigail, Megan and Lydia), Alan Little (Deborah Little, Barbara and Andrew Northen), Robert and Carol Wills, Stephen Wright, Jean and Alan Wright, Loreley and Dave Casewell, Sharon Aumais (Gary, Kaize, David and Aumais), Ken Hitchen, Jenny Hitchen, Dylan Oliver (John and Dareen Ogilvie), Martin Fletcher, Paul Hern, Stefan and Tricia Marston, Susan Collins, Mr R Collins, Graham Purslow (Fattaneh Farzard), Richard Baines, Karen Baines, David Brown, Emma Cliff, Matthew Parish (Katherine Senlor), Taran Wiseman (Patrick Wiseman), John Webster, Carole, Mike, Louise and Richard Smith (Smalls), Richard, Julie and Jennifer Broughton, Jane Brant (Laura, Alice and Katie Brant, Anne Scott), Kate Markless, Michaela Morgan, Graham, Sue, Simon and Hannah Ball, Mr and Mrs D Lewin, Verna Post (Paul Post and family), Helen Parker-Bates, Andrew and Val Nicholson, Philip Berridge (Nanet Berridge), Pat and Paul Nurse (Richard, Robin and Christopher Nurse), Colin Jewes (Maureen Jewes), William Podesta, Steve and Liz Moore, David Barnet (Uppingham Sport and Books), Dennis and Dorothy Wright (Richard Wright), Richard Harman (Uppingham School), Dean and Angie Marston, Cheryl Marston (Janice Marston), Joy Brewin, Adrian Haigh, Adam Robertson, David and Janet Leadbeater, Martin Stevenson, Mick and Shelagh Vodi, Jenny and David Holloway (Matthew Brown, Emma Dawson), Kate Green, Shane James, Ben Gaunt, Charlotte Stone, Chris May, Norman Wolloff (family, John and Maureen Sumner), John Spence (Judith Spence, June Spence, Jill Spence), J Oatin (N Vibert).