JOHN Edward Turvey, of Midville Road, Stickney, has died at home following an illness.
He was 76.
Born in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, he had lived in the area for 35 years.
A married man, he is survived by wife Jenny, son John, daughters Clair and Ally, nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Mr Turvey worked as a painter and decorator until retirement.
In his spare time he enjoyed gardening and looking after his garden pond.
His funeral took place at Stickney Parish Church and was followed by interment in Stickney Cemetery.
The service was conducted by the Rev Joan Thornett.
Arrangements by Carr Funeral Service.