THE funeral service for Elizabeth Huthwaite of Glen Road, Castle Bytham, took place at St James’ Church, Castle Bytham, the Rev Susan Evans officiating.
Mrs Huthwaite died at home aged 81.
She was the daughter of William and Gertrude Clarke of Manthorpe and widow of Peter Huthwaite, who due to his illness she lovingly looked after for many years.
Her hobbies included knitting and crocheting and she especially enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
She leaves four daughters, son-in-law, four grandchildren and a great granddaughter.
Family mourners included: Susan Hanford, Pat Brewster, Jayne and Dave Phillips, Sheelagh Hill, Lorraine and Shaun Hill, Katie and Hayley Phillips, James Goulding and Niall Watling, (representing Poppy Watling), Enid and Monty Clarke, David, Fiona, Judith (Neil, Jessica and Chloe), Stephen and Clare (Ben and Jake).
Sympathisers included: Ann and Bernie Burrows (Rachel, Wayne, Sarah, Oli, Jessica, Abigail and William), Roger and Hazel Frow, Carole Todd, Sandra Brandom, Edie Fordham (Dave Fordham), F Foster (Glenside Tenants’ Group), Pete Kiely (Elsie Kiely), John and Brenda Welby (Susan and Noel Allbones), Maureen Veasey (Bob, Rebecca and Rachel), Bonnie Laughton (Stephen Laughton and family), Bill and Jean Sharpe (family), M Pick (Angela, Trevor and Jodie Harris, Karen Pick), Michael Wright, Joy Kirkham (girls in Witham Hall School kitchen), Josephine Woodcock (Peter and family), Amanda Bartram (Ian, Joe and Fernie), Mr and Mrs M Ball, Mr and Mrs W Tilley, A Rouse, B Rouse, Richard Brewster, Win and George Basford, Joan Clarke (Robin), Sheila Jones (Peter), Christine Armstrong (Jim, Emma, Nathan, Gwen and Val Kinkade and family).
Kath Broadbent (Denise Anderson and Broadbent family), Sandra Groves (Dorothy Page, Colin Wagstaff), Scott Groves (Doreen Groves and family), Diane and Pete Hanwell (Paul, Darren and Richard), Sheila Robinson, Linda and Clive Rodriguez, Dave and Jan Carrier (Chris and Sally), Mrs S Stead, Mr M Stead, Margaret Dalby (Sid Dalby), Sheila Townsend (Harold Townsend), Lorna Green (Gerald Green), Joan Williams, Barbara Seymour, Valerie McCallum (D McCallum and Glenside Country Practice), Elizabeth Pick (Ray Pick).
Anne and Bill Gray (Polly Neal), Sylvia Deighton, Rose Bakker (Harry Bakker and Robert and Mary Brownlow), Alison, Charlotte and Eileen Waddington, Geoff and June Clapinson, Jo Crane (Michael and Elaine Pell, Lewis and Rhys Crane), Freya and Phil Pell (Ryan and Jack Pell, Mark, Katie, Stephanie and Lucy Cooper), Ray and Vicky Dennis, Mr and Mrs Robert Bontoft, Jack and Elaine Hanwell (family), David and Jean Flynn (Andy Flynn), Helen and John Porter, Derek and Joyce Cox, Jack and Mary Adkin. Mrs M Brooks was represented.