Obituary: Jack Staniforth

The funeral for retired RAF engineer Jack Staniforth, aged 79 years of Binbrook, was held at the parish church.

The Rev Trevor Walker officiated and arrangements were by J Marshall of Market Rasen.

Born in Goole, East Yorkshire, Jack had served in the RAF for 34 years, retiring in October 1988.

Family mourners were: Barbara (wife); Doreen (sister); George, Janika, Mick (rep Jose), Glenys, Steve, Linda, Steph, Mick, Linda, Eric, Janet, Harry, Rosy, John, Lucy, Gordon, Lyndsey, Kerrie, Rob, Gary, Michelle, Robert, Allan, Sue (nephews and nieces); Ethan, Mitchel, Kirie (great nephews and nieces); Rene Jarvis (aunt); Ann and Nigel, Ian, Viv, Tony (rep Linda and Alyn, cousins).

Friends at the service were: Jeremy Toulson; Elsa and Terry Mumby; Mavis Chantrey (also rep Peter Chantrey); Mrs M Rippin (also rep Mr Rippin); Mrs M Nicholls; Mrs Coleman; Mrs A Winter (also rep Kevin Winter); Mrs J Grant; Mrs Ellis; Mrs P Baker; K and G Hubble; Mrs Rook; Mr and Mrs D Pearce; Mr and Mrs A Wright; Mr and Mrs Hoggett; Mr and Mrs M W Pearce; Mr and Mrs Wilkinson; Ann Haworth (also rep Derek Haworth); Mr and Mrs R Fussey; A and E Whitfield; Kathy and Peter Newman; Barbara Edge; W Preston (also rep the Preston family); Claire Hughes (also rep Nick Bodian); Roy and Norma Brown (also rep Deanna and Tony Bradley); Jenny Carlyon; Julie Shaw; Joan Coe; S and B Smallbone; Louise Newrick (also rep Gary); Pam Beardall; Val Midgley; Julie and Hazell (also rep J and D Leeman); Mr and Mrs J Drury; Jan and Stan.