Home   News   Article

Obituary: Mr Roy Evans


Mr Roy Evans, of Belton Grove, Grantham, has died at home. He was 68.

He was born in Leeswood, North Wales, the son of George and Audrey Evans and the third of their five children.

In 1998 he married Juliette Evans. He was father to Dylan and Saxon and he also has a daughter, Joanne and grandson, Stephen.

After school Mr Evans completed at building apprenticeship. Over the years he worked for many companies as a builder and landscaper.

He moved to Lincolnshire in the 1970s. He set up business as Roy’s Removals and more recently in gardening until he retired.

Mr Evans enjoyed going to auctions, golf and playing pool with his wife. He loved nothing more than being with her and their boys. He also enjoyed taking his dog Bud on walks every day on Newgate Lane, Londonthorpe.

Christine Malkin conducted the funeral service at Grantham Crematorium Chapel.

Family mourners included: Juliette Evans, Dylan Evans, Saxon Evans, Jo Evans, Stephen Pearce Jnr, Darrel Evans, Mary Evans, and also his dog, Bud.

Other mourners included: Mr and Mrs S. Roberts, Sarah Moore, Holly Moore, June Harvey, Sabrina Simpson, Tony Harvey, Mr Isaac, Mrs Nuttall, Mr and Mrs Whittington, Stephen Pearce, Andrew Moore, Freya Moore, Marie Brown, Colin Brown, Gill Casey, Hannah Casey, Margaret Crowe, Laurence Casey, Andy Glacklin, Mr and Mrs Hughes, Mr and Mrs Berridge, Nev Chamberlain, Annette Ward, James Page, Paul and Rachel Warmington, Emily Jenkins and Ann Butler (The National School), and Mark Wareing.

Mourners unable to attend were Emma and Cliff Childs and The Roberts Family (USA).

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

Donations were received for the British Heart Foundation.


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.


Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More