Obituary: Robert Stanley Thompson

The funeral service for Robert Stanley Thompson, aged 85 years of Ludford, was held at Alford Crematorium.

Father Trevor Walker officiated at the service and arrangements were by J Marshall of Market Rasen.

Family mourners were: Margaret (wife); Audrey and Malcolm, Pauline and John (daughters and sons-in-law); John (grandson, rep Judy); Marion (granddaughter); Thomas (grandson); Joseph, Samuel, Harrison, Emillia and Archie (great-grandchildren); Alan and Brenda Thompson (brother and sister-in-law); Philip Thompson (brother, also rep Valerie and Helen Marie); Irene Thompson, Ann Appleton (sisters-in-law); Ron Sheardown (brother-in-law); Rob and Carol McGowan (nephew and wife); Dennis Appleton (nephew, also rep Anne Appleton); Pat and Ray Faulkner, Doug Waters (cousins); Bob and Margaret Waters (cousin and wife).

Friends at the service were: Mr R Thornalley (also rep Mrs M Thornalley); Mrs B Guthrie (also rep Mr A Guthrie); Mrs R Wildsmith (also rep Mr P Wildsmith); Mr and Mrs Willoughby; Mrs J Brocklebank; Mr B Drakes; Mrs J Parsons (also rep Mr C Horton, Mrs F Horton); Mr K Jacklin; Mrs J Richmond (also rep Mr J Richmond);

Mr and Mrs Easter; Mr B Hunt; Mrs K Pattinson (also rep Mrs S Hunt and family); Julie McKay; Jonathan Heath; Cameron Heath; Mr and Mrs John Hewson; Dorothy Thorpe (also rep David Thorpe, Helen Witt); Warren and Mandy Williams (also rep Martin and Jane Cordwell); Frank and Margaret Dawson (also rep Keith and Noreen Baxter); David Borthwick; Sylvia Hunt.