THE funeral service for retired clerical worker, Nora Powdril, of Main Street, Barrowden, took place at Barrowden Church, the Rev Malcolm Saunders officiating. John Comber was organist.
Mrs Powdril, widow of Nevile Powdril, died at Peterborough City Hospital, aged 83.
An animal lover, she also enjoyed cooking, entertaining, travel, concerts, eating out, playing Scrabble, doing crosswords and politics.
Mourners included: Les and Grace Wilkinson (representing Clive and Marina, Jean and Den, Hilary Crowdon), Brian, Colleen and Gary Good, Irene and David Scott, Sheila Saunders (Aiday, Eileen, Hannah and Ruth Saunders), Thelma, George and Maria Smith (Kevin Smith), Sue and Ben Chamberlain (Gary and Will Chamberlain, Austin and Diane Bland), John Smith (Christina and Tom Smith), Bridget Chapman (Paul, Abbi, Jack and Audrey Chapman), Kate Humphries (Terry Humphries), David Lovering (Daphne Lovering), Angeline Allt (Dick Allt), Beth Pridmore (Tony and family), Mrs P Dentith, Ann and Allan Corkindale, Esther Holloway, Lorrie Bust, Peter Golden, Barrie Roper (Polly Roper), Dan and Fay Howison (Brenda Mason), Les and Polly Moverley, Pat Iliffe (Peter Beanland), Ruth Archer (Philip Archer), Frances Traves (Ray Traves), Ivy Price (Hazel and Wendy), Ernestine Pridmore (family), Margaret Tyler (Geoffrey Tyler), Jo Roley, Helen Roper, Bill Sanders, John and Pat Comber, Julia Webster (Henry Webster, Jess Webster), John Haddon, Greta Story (Bill Story, Pearl and Barry Long), Alison Last, Mo Welchman, Rita and Peter Ratcliffe, David and Karen Bagshaw, David Cole (Patricia Cole, Pam and Malcolm Taylor), Miggs and Norman Bonner, Ray and Jennifer Bailey, John Murphy (Daphne and family), Derek Lanning (Ann Lanning). David and Elizabeth Clayton (family), Mildred Jackson (Chris Jackson), Jill and Eric Davies (Mary Pepper), Doreen Adcock, Edna Peasgood, Joan Lunn, Christopher and Pamela Hendy, Janet Neaverson, Moyra Collins, Sue Seymour, Lynda Denis and Mollie Peirce (Fredie Peirce), Pixie James, Keith and Ann Hensby, Lesley Hunt, Tina Dawson (Robert Wills, Marc Payne, Arnold Wills and Co Ltd), J Kew, Heather Cooper, Elizabeth Hughes, Elizabeth Helen, Sue Pickwood, Pat Robin, Paul Harvey.