Obituary: Barbara McIntyre

The funeral service for Barbara McIntyre, took place at Kettering Crematorium, followed by a service of thanksgiving at All Saints’ Church, Oakham, the Rev Brian McAvoy officiating.

Donations of £344 were made to Glenfield Hospital Charity.

Mrs McIntyre, of Cheviot Close, Oakham, died at Glenfield Hospital, Leicestershire, aged 78.

She was the daughter of George and Louisa Durant, and was educated at the Vale of Catmose College, Oakham.

A cook, her hobbies included cross stitch, knitting and gardening.

Bereaved are her widower Charles, who she had been married to for nearly 58 years, sons Rod and Andrew and daughter Eleanor.

Family mourners included: Charles McIntyre, Rod and Nikki McIntyre, Eleanor McIntyre, Adrian Garratt, Andrew McIntyre, David Lambert, Steven Nelson and Emily, Angela and Nigel Litherland, Robert and Linda Lambert, Jayne and Darren Zurawliw, Christine and Colin Appleby, Carole Drummond, Audrey Durant and Tina, Vicki and Gail, Pauline Durant and Marion, Kath Durant, Phillip and Vi McKnight, Patricia and Paul Groenestein.

Sympathisers included: Geordie and Wendy Thompson (Flo Lambert, Mrs Kath Greaves), Mavis and Jayne Pendreigh (Ian Pendreigh, Mary Beaver), Joyce Fletcher, Adele Howard, Christine Hudson, Gwen Elsom, Malcolm and Linda Neal, Bob and Carrie Cook and family, Margaret Palmer (family).

Jean Brewin (Norman Brewin), Roy and Judy Flavell, Angela Lambert (Barry Flavell), Tom and Jean Neal, Audrey Reid (family), Lou Smith (Graham and Tina Smith), Dennis and Shirley Cooper (Martin and Wendy) Andy and Gill Brand, Mrs Eleanor Carnie, Enid Skillington, Aubrey and Sylvia Minckley (family), Hadyn and Pauline Crew, Lisa Worth, Gordon and June Dalby, Chris Coles, Sissie Wiggins, Mary Richardson, Betty Almond, Derrick Eldred, Paul Almond and family, Mrs M Thorpe (Mrs L Burton, Mary Beaer, Sue Rimmington, Gladys Knowles, Ron and Betty Lynn, Yvonne Crompton.