David William Chase

The funeral service for David William Chase, aged 65 of Normanby by Spital, was held at Alford Crematorium.

The Rev Charles Patrick officiated at the service and arrangements were by J Marshall of Market Rasen.

Dave started his career as a driver’s mate for Bradshaw’s Haulage, where he would eventually become a full-time lorry driver.

His driving career spanned more than 46 years, until ill-health forced him to take early retirement in March 2012.

Dave also started his own small haulage business, Davida Transport, which he ran for about 15 years.

Family mourners were: Vivienne Chase (wife); Danielle Hauton (daughter); Michael Hauton (son-in-law); Ruth Raabe (sister); Tracey and John Murty; Heidi and David Raabe-Falkinder (nieces and husbands); Anne-Marie Raabe (niece); Yvonne Bayliss (sister-in-law); Ian and Lesley Fabris, Neil and Shirley Fabris (in-laws); Steven Kirk (nephew, also rep Nicholas and Sally Kirk).

Friends at the service were: Phil Wright; Judy Barker; Mr and Mrs Cassidy (also rep Paul Brewster and also Global Shipping); Mr and Mrs Dennis Fox; Richard Harrison; Janet Andrew; Lydia and Ken Putt; Mr Woodcock; John Priestly; Mr Bellamy; Mr and Mrs Farrar; Joan Kehoe (also rep Emma Clark); Dave and Sandra Hockney; Mr and Mrs Andrew; Mick and Jenny Dickinson; Mr G Pridgeon (also rep Colin and Andrew Smith); Alan Epton; Jane and Rob Hauton; Stephen Hoyes; Ann Hauton; Mr and Mrs P Ranyard; Mrs J Wilson (also rep Mrs S Cook); Mr W Wivell and Miss E Wivell; Mrs M Fairy; Mr G A Coles; Mrs J M Coles; Mr E Lee; Mr M Harrison; Mr G V Harrison; Mr B Jois; Mr and Mrs Sanderson; Mrs T Bruntlett (also rep Baz); Jackie, Cain and Lourne; Arlene Morrish; Rodger Morrish; Mrs J Rush; Helen Booth; Nicky Hambleton; Maxine Davies; Steve Maplethorpe; Mr and Mrs Greenfield; Mr and Mrs J H Ellerby; Mrs P Shepherdson; Mrs A Kirk; Richard and Pam Horsted; Stephen Rowett, Marilyn and Daniel; Charlie and Laura Andrews.