MR Bryan Towns, of Victoria Street, Grantham, has died at home. He was 71.
He was born in Bicker, Lincolnshire.
In 1960 he married Jennifer and they had two children and subsequently four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Jennifer predeceased him.
When he left school he went to work at Foster’s Builders, where he became a joiner and remained with the company until its closure. He was then employed by British Rail as a joiner.
Mr Towns loved to go fishing with his brother, Terry. He also enjoyed watching cricket and football and taking holidays in Spain.
The Rev June Rowland conducted the funeral service in St John’s Church, Grantham. Burial followed in Grantham cemetery.
Family mourners included: Linda Oakes, Kevin Oakes, Samantha McMillan, Kirsty McMillan, Mark Cadman, Chris Price, Ajay McMillan, Ethan McMillan, Mark Towns, Kerry Towns, Chloe Towns, Terry Towns, Elizabeth Towns, Karen Towns, Steve Oakes, Mandy, Graham, Peter, Heather, Jane, Aubrey, Kay, Margaret, Jill and Mick.
Other mourners included: David Watkins, Debbie Ferguson, Mrs Johnson, Mr and Mrs C. Oakes, Alan Sands, Ben Hardy, June Kirkby, Steve Bilner, Mr and Mrs Singleton, Mr and Mrs Lovelace, Mr and Mrs Matthews, Julie Singleton, Pamela Aston, Nicholas Aston, Mrs B. Clarke, Mr McMillan, Ann Hitchcock, Jason Lewis, Mr and Mrs Sutherland, Becky Night, John Prendeville, Mr and Mrs J. Clessand, Margaret Dodwell, Jane Drummond, Mr and Mrs D. Cook, Dennis Whitbread, Jean Buglass, Steve Taylor, Alison Dowsett, Les Briggs, Sylvia Loveless, Pauline West, Jeff West, Denis Lee, Jean Oakes, Ray Oakes, Charlotte Oakes, Jamie Oakes, Jenny Oakes, Barry Oakes, Mr and Mrs Palmer, Stewart Harris, Mr and Mrs Dempster, Alma Howitt, Steph Alexander, Sam Briggs, David Cadman, Sue Cadman and Frank Lound.
Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.
Donations were received for Prostrate Cancer.