Mrs Margaret Cecilia Fisk, of Grantham Road, Great Gonerby, has died in Grantham Hospital. She was 68.
Born in Wymondham, she was the daughter of Gwen and Jock Black and sister of David and Andrew.
She married Tim Fisk on August 27 1966, and they lived in Great Gonerby. They have three sons, Stuart, Robert and Nathan.
In 1978 they moved to Hougham, where they fostered children.
The couple returned to Great Gonerby in 1992 to be near parents.
Mrs Fisk had nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild and she enjoyed family get-togethers.
After leaving school she worked at Chambers for a short while. She was then employed in the offices at Ruston and Hornsby.
When her children were small she worked for her brother, Andrew for many years. Her final employment was at Cappel’s from where she retired aged 60.
Mrs Fisk enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She loved village life and was a churchgoer.
She was treasurer and fund-raiser for the Marie Curie fund-raising group for Grantham. Her other interests were reading and painting.
The funeral service was held at St Sebastian’s Church, Great Gonerby, conducted by the Rev Peter Hopkins. Cremation followed in Grantham.
Immediate family mourners included: Timothy Fisk, Stuart and Jo Fisk, Robert and Rachel Fisk, Nathan and Debbie Fisk, Liam Fisk, Catherine Bolton, Ross Fisk, Hazel Merryfield, Andrew and Carol Black, Kelly and John Kirkup, Dr Miles Langdon, Joanna and girls, David Black, and David, Margaret and Robert Elder.
Other mourners included: Monica Adcock, Evelyn Richardson, Lynn Newham, Cybil Howard, Margaret Hamilton, Richard and Liz Titley, David Jackson, Michael Jackson, Mrs Hughes, Joyce Money, Peter Chalk, Sue Taylor, Ann and Allan Crowson, Lisa Burnett, Sue Hunt, Betty Booth, Roger and Kate Booth, Anne Durrands, Mick Durrands, Sue Topps, Mark Coleman, Richard Drake, Margaret Ashley, Charlotte Jackson, June LeHair, Iris Wilmot, Nicola Wilmot, Linda and David Skinner, Scott Pattison, Mike Argyle, Vivienne Smith, Michael Nothdurft, Richard Black, Scott Dickin, Julia Black, Lou Black, Carmel Oakes, Kate Blankley, Derek Redmile, Charlie Gray, Chris Willis, Lee Hull, Zoe Meadows, Grant and Tracey Harwood, Jane Hill, Simon and Kim Black, Mr and Mrs Kirkup, Emilia Langdon, Mrs L. Goodliffe, Jenny Evans, Doreen Booker, Peter and Nadine Peatman, Ralph Critchley, Alison Loynes, Bob and Shirley Scott, Mr and Mrs Bunn, Dorothy Cooper, Justine Kennedy, Liam Nicol, Dawn Broomfield, Sam Destecroix, Harley Prescott, Joyce Whelehan, Mary Bowdon, John Barradell, Carol Hodgson, Charles Spencer, Moira Boyle, Jayne Johnson, Angela Black, Sheila and Les Stancer, Pat and Phyl Sentance, Kate Lepley, Graham Harrison, Simon Durrent, Mr and Mrs M. Naylor, Chris Naylor, Winnie Barnes, Craig and Alan Short, Jason Wilmot, and Nicola and Scot Dickin.
Funeral arrangements were by Robert Holland, St Catherine’s Road, Grantham.