Obituary: Alice Mary Richards

The funeral service for Alice Mary Richards, aged 97 years of Market Rasen, was held at St Thomas’s Church, followed by cremation at Lincoln.

The Rev Ian Robinson and the Rev Cartwright officiated at the services and arrangements were by J Marshall.

Family mourners were: June Towns and Tom Mitchell (daughter and friend); Colin and Di Richards, John and Rosie Richards (sons and daughters-in-law); Amanda Elliott and Harvey Tomlin (granddaughter and partner); Becky Richards (granddaughter); Zoe and Adam Robinson (granddaughter and husband, also rep Charlie, great-grandson); Kate Saether and Dan Downes (granddaughter and partner, also rep Ben, great-grandson); Jamie Richards (grandson, also rep Craig Richards, grandson, and Jake, Seren, Caiden, Oscar and Lewis, great-grandchildren); Jean Cash (sister-in-law); Mr and Mrs Cliff Wagstaff, Mr and Mrs Alan Burton (also rep Sue Blackshaw), Mr and Mrs Fred Sellars and Andrew, Mr and Mrs Colin Barrett (also rep the family), Brian Clark (also rep Pauline and Matthew), Alan Pennell (also rep the family), Ronnie Cash, Amanda Cash, Stuart Cash (also rep Sandra), Mr and Mrs Tom Wald and Jamie Wald, Mr and Mrs Peter Stanfield (also rep Mrs H Richards, sister-in-law), Doreen Hooker (also rep the family), Mr and Mrs J Havercroft and Mr and Mrs A Baxter (unable to attend) (nephews and nieces); Derek Richards (also rep Mary and Pip, Samantha, Graham and families), Mr and Mrs Roly Clark, Mr and Mrs Michael Clark (cousins).

Friends at the service were: Mrs B Langley; Mrs J King; Mrs D Lucht (also rep Mrs I Cooper); Christine Borst; Ann and Tony Scarborough; Miss S Tindall; Mrs M Brunton (also rep Mrs R Brunton); M Surfleet, Amanda Armstrong (also rep Lilac Court); Steve Bailey; George Carr; Mrs S Carver; Joan Furmidge; Arthur Mawer; Dawn Brooks (also rep Gordon and also Phyllis Doughty); Neil Coote (also rep the family); Christine Tye (also rep Christopher); Mrs S Norman (also rep Rita and Dave); Mr G Ward; Mrs M Stainton; Mr and Mrs Robert Wilson; Ann Spurr; Mr and Mrs W Hankins; Mr and Mrs M Elliott; Sandra Tindall (also rep the family); Enid Curtis; Linda Durance; Jessie Mawer (also rep Ian and also Mrs V Bycroft); Tom and Jill Hutchinson; Mr F Fieldsend; Pamela and Alan Scott; Mavis Sutton (also rep John); Kathleen Waring; Philip Waring (also rep all the family); Karen Moon; Story Warner.