Mr Ernie William Cook has died in Grantham Hospital. He was 81.
Mr Cook was born in Grantham.
In his younger days he had served in the Army.
At one time Mr Cook had worked as a caretaker at St Hugh’s School in Grantham. He had also worked for Anglian Water. Later he worked as a plumber until his retirement.
He enjoyed taking his dog for walks and also enjoyed shopping.
Robert Holland conducted the funeral service at Grantham Crematorium Chapel.
Family mourners included: Janet Clapton, Mia Scot, Wendy Clapton, Abby Scot, David Scot, Darren Clapton, Amanda Clapton, Brian Doughty, Liz Reddish, Dennis Reddish, Tracy Reddish.
Other mourners included: Peter and Tricia Cook, Maurice Clapton, Keith and Nicky Clapton, Raymond Cook, Susan Stevens, Martin Stevens, Ken Scott, Kathy Rose, Nicola Yellop and Dave Ephgrave.
Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.