Mrs Patricia Ann Marshall, of Park Road, Allington, has died in Lincoln County Hospital. She was 74.
Mrs Marshall was born in Tavistock, Devon.
She was married to Lt Col Robert Marshall, who had served with the Royal Corps of Transport. She had lived in the Far East: Hong Kong and Malaysia, and Germany, before settling near Grantham.
Mrs Marshall is survived by three children, Andy, Becky and Debbie.
She was a professional knitter and crafter extraordinaire.
Her interests were knitting, sewing, baking and she enjoyed having fun.
The service was held at Holy Trinity Church, Allington, conducted by the Rev Stella Langdon-Davies.
Funeral arrangements were by David Holland Funeral Directors, London Road, Grantham.
Donations were received for Cancer Research UK.