Mr D. J. Greenfield

Obit - Greenfield
Obit - Greenfield

MR David John Greenfield, of Manor Court, Colsterworth, has died in Grantham Hospital. He was 74.

Mr Greenfield was born in Moseley, Birmingham, in December 1936.

In 1967 he moved to the Grantham area and lived in Bottesford, Oasby and Colsterworth.

He married Ruth in 1959 and they had three children, Pamela, Rachel and Steven. He also leaves his sons-in-law, Andrew and Barry, daughter-in-law, Clare, and five grandsons, Christopher, William, Nicholas, Thomas and Jack.

Mr Greenfield qualified as a certified accountant in Coventry in 1965. In 1966 he joined Leonard E. Parr and Company in Grantham, as a partner, where he worked until his retirement in 1997.

He was honorary treasurer of Stoke Rochford Golf Club for 25 years until last year. A keen sportsman, he participated in football, tennis, badminton and bowls. His main sport was golf and he was a very active golfer and member of Stoke Rochford Golf Club for 43 years.

The Rev Eric Lomas conducted the funeral service at St John the Baptist Church, Colsterworth. Cremation followed in Grantham.

Family mourners included: Ruth Greenfield, Pamela, Andrew and Nicholas Watson, Rachel, Barry, Christopher and William Jones, Steven, Clare, Thomas and Jack Greenfield, Mandy and Russell Newnham, Barbara Craner, Ian and Jane Woods, Wendy and Kerrie Burden, Carol and Chris Bentley, John Smith, Sue and John Coles, and David Harris.

Other mourners included: Richard and Pat Skelton, Clive Watson, J. C. Broughton, Joe and Barbara Kime, Michael and Kathleen Gilbert, Kevin and Heather Dodds, Beryl Leverett, Jill Watson, Pat and George Pearson, David Cartwright, Philip Cartwright, Gareth and Morag Hughes, Andrew Blows, Sally Leaton, Simon Yelland, Philip and Mandy Doubleday, John Price, Howard Mulligan, John and Eleanor Martindale, Mr and Mrs Miller, Trevor Ireland, Peter Smith, James Footitt, Bob and Aris Griffin, Gareth Austin, Kate and Steven Cullington, Karen Steele, Emily Steele, Roger Eveleigh, Jane Harris, Terry and Pauline Haggerty, Sarah Harrison, James Harrison, Robert Harrison, Bill Plant, Will Hailes, Richard Donger, Frank and Irene Woods, Anne Swingler, Derek Pritchard, John and Joy Simpson, Debbie Mandefield, David Mandefield, Chris and Heather Glenn, Pauline Hamer, Barbara and Desmond Taylor, Liz Bloodworth, Richard and Melanie Bloodworth, Doris and Ronnie Kent, Colin and Rita Smith, Derek and Jo Burrows, Neil McCorquodale, David and Georgina Goldsbrough, Roger and Linda Barclay, Alan and Elaine Robinson, Angus Dow, James Bennett, Jennifer Reid, Kenneth Mann, Robin Hall, David and Carol Hamilton, Mr and Mrs M. Watson, Richard and Camilla Leverett, David and Sandra Burnett, Dick Neal, Robert Creasey, Mr and Mrs Werner, Mr and Mrs Joy, Alan and Janet Jessop, Keith and Sheila Dugmore, Chris and Philippa Smith, Eunice Greasley, Cheryl Hibbert, Rick Webster, Basil Collin, Chris Rowley, Shirley and Jim King, Alan and Shirley Mallett, Denise and Dennis Morton, Jenny and Tom Towning, Sue and Fred Bellingall, Coralie Mendham, Mandy Hodgett, Stella Butler, Judith Ramsden, Rod and Judy Rawson, Brian Gadsby, Peter and Peggy Topps, Pete Plummer, Peter Simpson, Malcolm and Janet Wood, Michael Sims, Roger and Karen Rawson, Pat Watson, Carol and Alan Jones, Ann Elstone, Richard and Liz Rawson, Irene Pacey, Jo Grindell, Wendy Hemstock, John and Sue Booth, Jean and Alan Hough, Bill Skelton, Jean Maslin, Robin Harris, Helen Reeve, Mr and Mrs P. Paxon, Mick Andrews, Geoff Donger, Mr and Mrs Cooke, Terry Arnold, Amy Kirton, Penny Hallam, David Smith and Alan Benson.

Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.

Donations were received for the Critical Care Unit at Grantham Hospital and Pulmonary Fibrosis Research.