Mr Roy Edward Bray (Whip)

ROY Edward Bray (Whip), of The Minstrels Residential Home, Wrangle, has died suddenly in his sleep.

He was 84.

Born in Boston, he lived in this area his whole life.

A single man, he is survived by brother Peter Bray, and nephews and nieces Michael Bray, Jacqueline and Rick Windley, Paul Bray, Stephen and Marie Bray and Susan and Jayne.

During his working life, Mr Bray was a docker until 1990.

He enjoyed watching the horse racing and films.

His funeral took place at Boston Crematorium, and was followed by cremation. The service was officiated by the Rev Michael Cartwright.

Chief family mourners were: Mrs S. Bray (sister-in-law), David and Jenny (nephew and wife), Toni and Michael (niece and nephew), Jacqueline and Rick (niece and spouse), Paul (nephew), Stephen and Marie (nephew and wife), Jayne and David (niece and husband) and Chris and Matthew Bray, Andrew Kirk, Sarah Kirk, Leah, James, Oliver, and Mr and Mrs J. Flodman (great-nieces and great-nephews).

Arrangements by F.E. Addlesee and Son.