The funeral service for retired Lincolnshire Police Officer Charles Green, aged 78 years of Skegness, was held at St Hybald’s Church in Hibaldstow.
Canon Chris Lilley officiated at the service and arrangements were by J Marshall of Market Rasen.
Charles had served with the Royal Marines on HMS Swiftsure.
He had also been an inshore lifeboatman with the RNLI at Humberstone, as well as an RNLSS instructor and teacher of swimming at Gainsborough and Skegness.
Family and friends at the service were: Elizabeth Green (wife); Dianne Green and Denise Jones (daughter and partner); Robert and Natalie Green (son and daughter-in-law); Olivia Green (granddaughter); David and Joan Howden (brother-in-law and sister-in-law); Bill Sargent (brother-in-law); George Drake; (uncle); Katrina Sargent (niece, also rep Grace, Lucy, William and Sean); Mrs O E Padley (also rep C R Padley, Mr and Mrs A B Padley, Miss S E Padley); Fred Bartle and Glenda Bartle; Hazel Chalklin; Elizabeth Coggon (also rep Brian Coggon); Wendy Crear; John Crear; Alistair Jack; Peter and Anita Brown; Tim and Allison Stirk; Mrs B Sargent (also rep Rita and John l’anson); Mrs J Sargent; P Stevenson (also rep Tracy Caffy) (cousins); Mr and Mrs A Lea (also rep Mr and Mrs P Lea and also Mr and Mrs H Scarborough); Derek and Kathleen Watts; (best friends); Beryl Betts (also rep Mr M and Mrs P Barthorpe, Wilf Wallace); Mr and Mrs J Sargent; Mr and Mrs J Addison; Pauline Addison; Mr B Gibbs; Stuart and Lesley Duff; Frank Lea (also rep the Lea family); Mr and Mrs P Macklin; John Brook (also rep Georgina); Jim and Mary Brannigan; Dawn and Olivia Johns; Mr C Ellis; Frank Bartle; Mick Eastrick; Alan Hobson; Audrey Stevenson (also rep Miss Carpendale); Adrian Coggon (also rep Tracy Coggon); Mr and Mrs G Roberts; Alec Clements; Gary Clements; Catheryn Clements; Angela Creasy (also rep Roger Creasy); James Sargent (also rep Debbie and Jessie Sergent); Mr and Mrs David Thompson; John and Gloria; Eddie Burns (also rep the late Jackie and also S and P Burns); Karen and Terry Oven; Lucy Pickering; Neil Pickering; Phil Bryant; Liz Saxby; Sue Colbeck; Mr C Gilliatt; Mr P Gilliatt; Michael Robinson; Shane Hobson; Patricia Dye; Neil Davison; Albert Robinson; Topsy Empringham; Tarah Empringham; Geoff Needham; Ann Needham; Jill Hunsley; Mavis Borrill (also rep Madge); Mr and Mrs P Sampson; Mr and Mrs B Windle; Mr and Mrs Shorosbury; Mr and Mrs G B Thompson; Mrs M Flemming; Sue McRachrany; Rebecca Caulin; John and Andrew and Mr Kirk Snr; Chris Sweeney; L Pickering; Lucy Pickering; Holly Pickering; Colin Johnson; Paul Wilson; Mick Quinby; Dave Charles; Russell Epton; Mr and Mrs P Gilliat; Mrs K Gilliat (also rep Greg Gilliat); Pete Massey; Tara Ling.