Mrs Kathleen Mary Bainbridge, of West Grove, Colsterworth, has died in Lincoln County Hospital. She was 58.
The daughter of Mrs Ada Hall and the late Jack Hall, she was born in South Witham and was one of six children.
Mrs Bainbridge was married to John.She was mother to six children, Tracy, Carl, Darren, Craig, Aimee and Ian, and a loving nanna to 10 grandchildren.
Her early employment was with ACC Packaging and taxi driving. More recently she worked at Colsterworth Primary School, where she was extremely popular with the children; and the local Co-op store, where customers would always be welcomed with a smile.
Mrs Bainbridge’s interests included darts, DIY and decorating, but her passion was gardening and she would spend many hours working on it to keep it looking lovely.
The Rev Eric Lomax conducted the funeral service at St John the Baptist Church, Colsterworth. Cremation followed in Grantham.
Family mourners included: John Bainbridge, Aimee Bainbridge, John and Tracy Riley, Jack Riley and Amber Clarke, Zoe Riley, Carl Stevens, Darren and Lisa Stevens, Tyler, Caitlin and Kira Stevens, Craig Stevens and Liv Woods, Ian Haynes and Kirsty Winch, Ada Hall, John and Sue Hall, Robert and Diana Hall, Alex and Katie Ives, Jim and Ali Thurlborn, Zak Thurlborn and Vicky Church, Stefan Thurlborn, Barry and Sadie Hall, Claire Hall, Georgina Hall and Chris Mascot, Alex Hall, Shaun and Tracey Hall, Emma Hall, Ben Hall, Kerry Taylor and Jack Hall, Tilly Hall, Emma and Martin Loveless, Gavin and Sarah Smith, Teresa and Dave Riley.
Other mourners included: Jacky Kettle, Donna Thompson, Karen Pick, Emma Allen, Margaret Dufton, Alison Burkett, Victoria Wainwright, Dave Stewart, Viv Cairns, Eddie Plant, Ken Taylor, Graham Dexter, Debbie Dexter, Dion Dexter, Paul Tapfield, Nicola Butler, Liz Clark, Greta Hayward, Wendy Kelly, Chris Dexter, Jean Dexter, Jenny Geeson (Swayfield Bowls Club), Michael Lyon (Swayfield Bowls Club), Vincent and Sheila Mitchell, Connie and Harry Craven, Brian and Gloria Caudwell, Simon and Michelle Caudwell, Margaret and Grenville Hotchin, Janet Hoyes, Steven Kirk, Caroline-Kayleigh Day, Suzie Winch, Sam Jones, Betty Neal, Rosemary Everitt, Laura Taxis, Rachel Kerry, Chris Kerry, Paul Noon, Diana Paxon, Peter Paxon, Doug Gont, Sandra Arnold, Ann Hotchin, Paula Newton, Eloise Chapman, Caitlin Chapman, Taylor Chapman, Adele Chapman, William and Gill Senescall, Jessica McGhie, Sarah Croxall, Stef Robinson, Leonard Wright, Laura Hartshorne, Julia Hartshorne, Sally Alexander, Amy Harsthorne, Karen Harvey, Amanda Betteridge, Jason Kirby, Susan Kirby, Vivian and Nigel Asher, Carley Asher, Irene Field, Amanda Barker, Kevin Thulborn, Gavin Thulborn, Joan and Malc Cliff, Kim McKeown, Robert and Linda Warren, Liam Asher, Kim Redley, Sharon Millington, Daryl Patchett, Karen Grosse, Theresa Grosse, Jordon Grosse, Martin and Emma Loveless, Madeleine Smith, Graham Henderson, Victoria Winn, Paul Dixon, Sandra Cox, Dale Bottom, Jenny Bottom, Mick Robinson, Jake Robinson, Linda Robinson, Steph Robinson, Tony and Emma Cox, Sally and Sam Coulter, Jill Woods, David Riley, Wendy and Tony Vickers, Emily Price, Tim Price, Paul Cox, Dale Cox, Sharon Musson, Nikki Rogers, Kelly Haynes, Connie Alexander, Nicky and Graham Alexander, Pauline and Cliff Cox, Johnny Walter, Gavin Smith, Sarah Healey, Sandra Wells, Michelle Foster, John and Janice Thorp, Alec Thorpe, Joanne Hudson, Nina Halsey, Marion Flavell, Janice Wesson, Audrey Wheatley, Margaret Garner, Jenny Halsey, Mary and Ellie Allington, Laura Rowson, Maureen Sharpe, Jordan Addlesee, Sarah Bloodworth, Jasmine Addlesee, Bill Addlesee, Brian Leuty, Rachel Walton, Nicole Walton, Sophie Walton, Andrew Matusiak, Sandra Turpie, Ian Turpie, Christine Hodson, Rose Lee, Mr and Mrs R. Frisby, Ian and Carole Collin, Paul Noon, Chris Kerry, Lucy Wallace, and Kev Wallace.
Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.
Donations were received for LOROS and the British Heart Foundation.