KEVIN George Mitchell, of Sleaford Road, Boston, has died at home following a long illness.
He was 61.
Born in Watlington, Buckinghamshire, he had lived in the area for 24 years.
A married man, he is survived by wife Jane, daughters Sara and Lisa, grandsons Christopher and Daniel and son-in-law Kevin Rourke.
Mr Mitchell retired in April, 2011.
In his spare time he enjoyed playing for the local darts team.
His funeral took place at Boston Crematorium and was followed by cremation.
The service was officiated by the Rev Chris Wedge.
Arrangements by F. E. Addlesee and Son.