MRS Jessie Soar, of Harrowby Lane, Grantham, has died in Grantham Hospital. She was 85.
Born in Welby Street, Grantham, she had three sisters and a brother. She is survived by her eldest sister who lives in America.
In 1946 she married Eric and had a son Robert. She also has a grandson Andrew and great-grandchildren Carly and Jack.
Prior to her marriage she worked as an usherette at the State Cinema in Grantham. She then had various part-time jobs.
In her early years Mrs Soar enjoyed dancing with her husband. Later they enjoyed playing bingo and camping holidays.
The Rev Chris Boland conducted the funeral service at Grantham Crematorium Chapel. Burial followed in Grantham cemetery.
Family mourners included: Robert and Beryl Soar, Andrew and Amanda Soar, Carly Browitt, Julie Musgrave, Jane Musgrave and George and Georgina Soar.
Other mourners included: Freda Bembridge, David and Eileen Hewerdine and Peter and Heather Best.
Funeral arrangements were by Co-operative Funeralcare, Bridge End Road, Grantham.
Donations for The Stroke Association amount to £58 to date.