Mrs Joyce Lillian Ashton

JOYCE Lillian Ashton, of Hunters Creek Nursing Home, Boston, has died at home after an illness.

She was 85.

Mrs Ashton was born in Grainthorpe.

A widow, she is survived by sons Gordon, John and Michael Griffin and daughters Susan Appleyard and Ann Hubbard.

A housewife, she enjoyed gardening and knitting.

Her funeral took place at Boston Crematorium and was followed by cremation. The service was officiated by Canon Robin Whitehead.

Chief family mourners were: Mr and Mrs G. Griffin and Mr and Mrs J. Griffin (sons and daughters-in-law), Mr M. Griffin (son), Mr and Mrs D. Appleyard and Mr and Mrs D. Hubbard (daughter and son-in-law), Richard and Jayne Griffin (grandson and wife), Caroline and Mark Dixon (granddaughter and husband), Jaqueline and Matthew Griffin (granddaughter and grandson), Tracy Ashton (granddaughter), Kevin Loveday (grandson), Katrina Hubbard and Andrew (granddaughter and partner), Bethany, Ryan and Conor (great-grandchildren) and Tony and Dianne Ashton (nephew and wife).

Arrangements by Carr Funeral Service.