Mr John Walter Welberry, of Pasture Farm, Stoke Rochford, has died in Grantham Hospital. He was 96.
He was born in Salmonby, Lincolnshire.
In 1942 he married Doll and they had three sons.
A farmer, Mr Welberry worked in farming until he was in his late 80s.
His interests included racing and farming.
The funeral service was held at Grantham Crematorium Chapel, conducted by Nicola Dela-Croix.
Family mourners included: Ted and Christine, Pete and Julie, Steven, Tanya and Chloe Welberry. Tim Welberry, Charles and Jenny Baxter.
Other mourners included: Michael Richardson, Simon Allam, Bob Skelton, W. H. Skelton. Sarah McCorquodale (Belvoir Hunt), Neil McCorquodale, Rosemary McCorquodale, Joey Newton, David Walton, John Bardwell, Carole and Bob Wainwright, Neil, Sarah, and Jessica Roberts, Allen and Jo Smith, David and Lynda Mitchell, Guy Palmer, Paul Toseland, T. R. Clarke, John and R. W. Barker, Mr and Mrs Nadin, Michael, Maurice and Karl Taylor, Christine Taylor, Karen and Claire Hadnam, Pat and Roy Vinter, Stephen Forbes, Steve Meadows, Brian Robinson, David Howitt, Des and Robert Johnson, Katie Turner, John Hoyes, Malcolm Partridge, Derrik Ogg, Mary Maddison, G. Sharp, W. D. Copley, Joe Grindal, Mr D. Oliver, John Copley, June Park, Raymond Park, Pat and Alan Wright, Reg and Voni Callum, Angie and Paul James, June Lowe and Ron, Ted Hardcastle and Grenville Thompson.
Funeral arrangements were by Andrew Woodhouse Funeral Directors, Sandon Barn, Casterton Road, Stamford.
Donations for the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance amount to £325.50 to date.