THE funeral service for Monica Webster, of Main Street, Baston, took place at St John the Baptist Church, Baston, Canon Janet Beadle officiating.
Mrs Webster died at Peterborough City Hospital, aged 78.
Daughter of Charles and Margaret Jeffery, she was privately educated at The Willows School, Market Harborough and finished her education at Clark’s College, Leicestershire.
Growing up on her parents’ farm, her love for the countryside was great. She rode to hounds with The Pychtley and Fernie Hounds. Her hobbies included horse racing and greyhound racing.
She married Robert (Robin) in 1956. Robert died in 1993.
She leaves children Paul and Clare and grandchildren Ben, Emily, James, Charlie and Jack.
Family mourners included: Mr and Mrs Paul Webster, Clare Bailey, Ben Bailey, Emily Webster, James Bailey, Charlie Webster, Jack Bailey, Rachel Hollingshead, Leanne Keen, Tom Smith, Callum Ruddock, Mona Pugh (representing John Pugh, Heard family from Devon), Mr and Mrs Richard Makey (family, John and Hilary Preston), Jane Gulowski (Michael Gulowski, Mrs C Bromall), Mr and Mrs Gavin Warriner, Sarah Robinson, Sarah Skinner, Mr and Mrs Gilford Stubbs, Bob and Margaret Townsend, Mr and Mrs David Perkins, Mary Kent (Steven Kent), Margaret Webster (Mary, Frank, Jan and Eliza), Roz Clarke (Johnny Clarke), Caron Lawson (Gary Lawson), Mr and Mrs Robert Perkins, Joe Kent, Jane Bradley (Des, Josh, Luke, Tim, Simon, Teresa and Dan), Matthew Webster (Heather Goodacre, Helen Webster), Nick Webster (Liz Hurst, Anna and Miranda Webster).
Sympathisers included: Vivian Nykoluk (Kevin Nykoluk), Rita Dickens (Joyce Brooks and family), Mr and Mrs Bruce Ashwell, Mr and Mrs A Starsmore (family), Mrs Stimson (Peter and family), Rebecca Hinks (Lee Bolland), Ruth Maltby (Pat Moss, Paul, Angela and James Maltby), Jon and Anna Morten, Eva Sharman (Ralph and Ann Courton), Clare Rickett (Nick, Sophie, Toby and Katie), Mrs C Wortley (Mr P Wortley), Mr and Mrs James Harrison, Mrs L Roe (family), Mrs L Starsmore (Mr V Starsmore), Mollie and Ewan Brown, Mr and Mrs Tom Courton, Barbara Harker (R & P Meats Ltd), Dennis Knipe (Sonia Knipe), John and Kathleen Knipe, David and Janet Jackson, Veronica and Diane Clare (John and Michael Clare), Lisa Shackleton (Cilla Shackleton), Joan Phillips (Steve and Graham), Janet Low (church), Katy Farenden (Reginald Addy), Pauline, Elisabeth, Ellie, Rebbecca, Mr and Mrs Andrew Dewing, Millie, Chloe and Mark Butler, Mr and Mrs R Addy, Fred and Hilary Greenall (Christine Howard).
Len and Shirley Lewis, Joyce Rate (Jim and Ann Clare), Brian and Chris Easey (Steven and Sharon), Eunice Hinson (family), Peter and Christine Saint, Carmen Hull (George Hull), Jessie Brudenell (family), Katrina Brudenell-Maylin (Kevin, Joshua and Leo), Andrew Thurlby, Louise Isaacs (Alan and Ros Thurlby, Imagen and Marcus Isaacs), Ken Popple (Simon and Helen Popple), Mae and Brian Gelsthorpe (Judy and John Wilson), John Savage, Diane Savage, Johnathan Walker, Andrew and Jill Stevenson, Pat Gray, John Wyman (Mr E S, Mrs BK and Mr EG Wyman, Kirkstone House School, Mrs M Beaudry, Freeman family), David Jones (Jacquie, Nicola, Stacey and Cuff family), T and L Lyon.
Robin Bailey, Mr R Armstrong (Mr D Freeman, Miss S Pannel), Mrs B Armstronge (Laura and Ewan), John and Una Bee (Pauline and Jim Thomas), Debbie Flatley and family (Melanie Cook, Nigel Cook, Johnathan, Paul and Kell Cook), Mr and Mrs B Flatters, Gerry Thompson, Paul Mort (Eileen Mort), Ann Woodward (family), Jack Woodward (Kate Woodward and family), Stanley Russell (Angela Russell), Anne Armitage, John and Margaret Thurlby (Jenny, Yori and Marcus and Annie), Ina and Malcolm Reedman, Richard Groucott (family), Gordan Phillips (R & P Meats Ltd), Pam Day (Richard Barden, Carol Wheatly) and many more friends.