The funeral service for Kenneth Alan Bradford, aged 67 years, was held at Middle Rasen Parish Church.
The Rev Chris Harrington officiated at the service and arrangements were by J Marshall of Market Rasen.
Alan was born in Caistor and worked as a senior claims negotiator for an insurance company.
A keen sportsman when young, Alan played football, tennis and cricket for Osgodby village. He later played squash with colleagues from work.
Family mourners were: Kenneth Bradford (father); Harry and Barbara Bradford (brother and sister-in-law); Geoff Bradford and Mavis Wilson (brother and partner); Karen Bradford (sister-in-law); Sharon Bradford, Stephen Bradford, Claire Bradford, Lisa Bradford, Sarah and Wayne Garod, Tom Bradford, William Bradford (nephews and nieces, also rep Caroline Bradford, niece); Amy Prentice (great-niece); Mr and Mrs Michael Bradford, Anne and David Dickinson, Richard Bradford, Maureen Hunter, Mr and Mrs Jim Goulsbra, James O’Brien, Susan Smith, Jayne Grayson (cousins).
Friends at the service were: Mr A Bennett; Mrs M Stamp; June Clark; Vanessa Herbert (also rep Maurice and Pat Higham); Mr and Mrs Arnott (Alan’s neighbour from Barton); Bernice Locking; Bernice Bradford; Vera Hankin; Colin and Wendy Codd (also rep Andrew Codd); Margaret Anderson.