Arthur Leslie Taylor

The funeral service for Arthur Leslie Taylor, aged 94 years of Market Rasen, was held at Lincoln Crematorium.

Drew Baxter officiated at the service and arrangements were by J Marshall.

Born in Cherry Willingham, Les lived and worked all his life on farms in Lincolnshire.

He married Doreen and they had five children.

In 1961, Les and his family went to live in Sand Lane at Osgodby, and he farmed there until he retired.

Les is survived by his five children and seven grandchildren.

Family and friends at the service were: Mr J Taylor (son); Mr and Mrs R Slight, Mr and Mrs M Collins, Mr and Mrs D Popplewell (daughters and sons-in-law); Mr and Mrs S Taylor (son and daughter-in-law); Lynne (granddaughter); Mark, Dene, Simon, Jason, Gary and Paul (grandsons) and wives Kath, Laura and Grace; Mr and Mrs P Birch (sister and brother-in-law); Mr and Mrs J Popplewell; Mrs K Long; Raymond, Louanna and children; Sheila Pickering, Dennis Cotton (rep The Poplars); Mr and Mrs John Jackson; Daphne Jones and Karen; Tina Hart and Yasmin; Mr S Butler.