MRS Myra Beck has died in Grantham Hospital. She was 88.
Born in Grantham in July 1923, she was the daughter of Cecil and Alice Gilbert and one of 10 children. On leaving school she worked at Mowbrays Brewery, where she met her future husband, Leslie Beck. They were married and had a son, Malcolm. Her husband predeceased her in 1974.
Mrs Beck also leaves a daughter-in-law, Linda and step-grandchildren Andrew, Judith and Amanda, and step-great-grandchildren Thomas, William, Gemma and Mark.
In her later years Mrs Beck enjoyed watching soaps and reality shows on television.
The funeral service was held at Grantham Crematorium Chapel. Burial followed.
Other than the immediate family, mourners included: Betty Cobb, Dorothy and Thomas Short, Janet Saunders, David Morgan, May Birch, John Lee, Caroline Gregory, Margaret Drury, Pat and Pete Gallagher, Mark and Michelle Gallagher and Christine and Graham Hardy.
Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.