Mrs E. McKinley

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MRS Elsie McKinley, of Church Street, Barrowby, has died in Grantham Hospital. She was 74.

One of eight children, she was born in Grantham. She was married to Bernard for 29 years until his death in 1998. They had a daughter Tracey, son-in-law Allan and grandchildren Simon and Becky.

Mrs McKinley began work on the land before taking up employment at Mowbrays Brewery. She then worked at Ransome and Marles and later Barpak.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, listening to Irish music and taking traditional seaside holidays on the East Coast.

Robert Holland conducted the funeral service at Grantham Crematorium Chapel.

Family mourners included: Tracey and Allan Harmston, Simon Harmston, Harriet Webber and Becky Harmston.

Other mourners included: Brian and Mavis Deptford, Terry and Kate Jackson, Wendy Leverseidge, Sharon and David Goodley, Stephen Taylor, Allan Jackson, Mrs Clark, Mrs Mayfield, Paul Mayfield, Doreen Bowman, Tim Bowman, Ian Bowman, Tina Bowman, Daniel Owen, Anita Gooderham, Shirley Saunder, Carol Ephgrave, Mary Williamson, Tim Hall, Carole Pigott, Val Savill, Helen Sears, Ann Burton, Tom Selby, Celia and Frank White and Mr and Mrs Harmston.

Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.

Donations were received for the heart unit at Glenfield Hospital.