HERBERT William Simpson has died in Pilgrim Hosptal aged 90 years, following an illness.
Born in Kirton, he spent his entire life in the Boston area, and lived at Wellington Road with wife Movia when he died.
He also leaves behind brother Frank.
In his working life Mr Simspon was a farmer working with the Leggott Family. He also served with the Air Force for six years during the war.
Away from work, his interests included watching football and cricket on the television. He was also a member of the Forget Me Not Club at Fishtoft.
His funeral took place at Boston Crematorium and was led by Father Paul Noble.
Chief family mourners were: Movia (wife), Frank (brother), Doreen and Betty (sisters-in-law), Marjory, Gail, Emma, Helen and June (nieces), Kevin, Mark, Jack and David (nephews) Pam and Ray (neice and husband) and Ron Hammerton, Mary Dawson and Maragret (cousins).
Arrangements by F. E. Addlesee and Son.