MRS Gisela Bullimore, of Shakespeare Avenue, Grantham, has died at home. She was 84.
Born in Berlin, Germany, in 1927, she came to England during the Berlin Airlift in 1949.
She married Henry and they had a son Karl, who with Ret, later gave her two granddaughters of which she was very proud.
Mrs Bullimore completed 30 years’ service working for Barpak until her retirement.
She was the long time partner of Derek (Des).
Although she was German, she embraced the British way of life and played darts, dominoes and bingo. Her other great love was animals, especially dogs.
The Rev Chris Boland conducted the funeral service at Grantham Crematorium Chapel,
Family mourners included: Derek Bingham, Karl Bullimore, Ret Bullimore, Kelly Bullimore and Dave Church, Karla Bullimore and Dave Evans.
Other mourners included: Mr M. Chevalier, Maz Yeats, Marlene Jackson, Bett Stimpson, Tony Pretty, Mr and Mrs E. Berridge, Gill and John Lenton, Pat and Tony Wallace, Owen Miller, Arthur and Sheila Johnson, John McAlister, John and Kathy Rose, Mike Williams, Sarah and David Phillips, Daphne and Graham Henson, Mrs Cowlan, Mrs Cant, Pat Greetham, Mr A. Fisher, Irene Couper, Mr and Mrs Frisby, Tony Smith, Peter Mason, John Ashford, Audrey Dodwell, Jason Dodwell, Graham Wilson, Fred and Jen Atter, Moley and Pat Bingham, Andrew Bingham, Jodie Barker, Mr Kirk, Mr Brandreth, Miss Miller, Mr Truesdale, Emma Pigott, Cherie O’Boyle, Ray O’Boyle, Bib Ewing, Martin Dixon Snr, Christopher Dixon, Sue Dixon, Dorothy Bartholomew and Mr C. Topham.
Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.
Donations were received for Hillside Animal Sanctuary and Action for Greyhounds.