The funeral service for Roy David Thomas, aged 83 years of Market Rasen, was held at Lincoln Crematorium.
The Rev Michael Cartwright officiated at the service and arrangements were by J Marshall.
Roy was born in Fulham, London.
He served with the RAF for 22 years and then worked as an ammunition tester with British Marcos, until he retired in 1995, aged 63.
A member of Market Rasen Social Club for more than 30 years, Roy also did charitable work for the Ambucopter, by fixing clocks and watches.
Family mourners were: Len (son); Sandra (daughter); Alex, Steven, Kelly, Shelly, Jamie, Jason, Lee (grandchildren) and great-grandchildren.
Friends at the service were: B Rowett; N Rutherford (also rep the family; Joe Kelham); Tracy Gavins (also rep G Watts, H Gavins); Kerry and Tim Paul (also rep Kay and Jade); Nick and Maxine Guymer (also rep Harry and Laura and also Jossals); Mr and Mrs M Tindall; K Turner; Mr and Mr P Halpenny (also rep Julie Green); Mr and Mrs S Greenbeck (also rep Gemma, Laura and also Aaron); Mr and Mrs S Bennett; Tom Taylor; Ann Collins; Peter Hand; M and T Henderson and Andrew; Debbie Chilvers (also rep Nick); Sean, Debbie and Kathy Hollingworth; Mr and Mrs K Goodyear (also rep Mr and Mrs R New); Jackie Carter (also rep Alan); Mo Korytnickyj; Mr K Briggs; Adrian Tutty; Shane Broughton; Gill Forester; Heather Janney; Leanne Carlton; Warren Lyons; Andrew Forster.