Mr Henry Daft

HENRY Daft, of Castle Lodge, Leagate Road, Gipsey Bridge, has died in Pilgrim Hospital following illness.

He was 84.

Born at Castledyke Farm, Gipsey Bridge, he lived in this area his whole life.

A married man, he is survived by wife Grace, sons John and Brian, grandchildren Lisa, Christopher, Carly, James, Maria and Emma and great-grandchildren Kelsey and Jordan.

During his working life Mr Daft was a farmer.

He was a do-it-yourself enthusiast and a ballroom dancing medallist.

His funeral took place at Boston Crematorium and was followed by cremation. The service was officiated by the Rev Jacqui Morton.

Chief family mourners were: Grace Daft (wife), John and Brian (sons), Ann and Mandy (daughters-in-law), Lisa, Christopher, Carly, James, Maria and Emma (grandchildren), Kelsey and Jordan (great-grandchildren), Joan and Barry Sanderson (niece and husband) and Roy Daft and Alan Cutforth (nephews).

Arrangements by F.E. Addlesee and Son.