Brenda Ivy Green (nee North) was born on July 21, 1933 in Holt Lane Horncastle, the eldest daughter to Sidney and Alice North.
Brenda attended school in Horncastle and upon leaving was employed by Lunn & Dodson.
On April 15, 1956, Brenda married Douglas Green.
She then went to work at the Children’s Home Holme Le.
When the family came along, five daughters, she continued to work part-time at Elsom’s Restaurant in the kitchen and as a cleaner in the Mace Shop.
Brenda was also the cleaner in the TSB Bank, which she did for 19 years before she retired.
Brenda passed away peacefully in her sleep, after a long illness bravely borne, at Louth County Hospital, aged 81.
The funeral took place at St Mary’s Church Horncastle, followed by burial in Horncastle Cemetery.
The service was conducted by the Rev Avril Ford.
Donations were collected for Manby Ward Louth and the total collected was £300.
The funeral was arranged and conducted by R H Turner and Son Horncastle.
Family mourners were: Douglas Green (husband); Valerie and Peter Hare, Susan Hubbard and Dave Picker, Kathleen and James Doherty, Tracy and John Peall, Rosemary Kulwicki and Robert Sellars (daughters); Sallie Hare, Andrew Hare, David Hare, Jennifer Hubbard and Shannon Picker, Shane Doherty, James Doherty, Katie Doherty; Vicky Troop, Kirsty, Matthew and Nicole Peall, Kimberly, Sarah, Chris and Caroline (grandchildren); Gordon and Sheila North, Colin and Kath North, Irene North, Reg and Maureen Green, Dorothy Dixon (brothers and sisters).
Other mourners were: Richard Troop; Cerry Hare; Beau; Cliff; Patricia and Derek Benton; Claire, Scott, Stacey and Katie Bannister; Diane Roach; Graham and Lorna Kelsey; Sue and Don Hare; John Hubbard; Mabel Johnson(Tot); Norah and Wee Mary Doherty; Stefan Kulwicki; Richard Woolsey (Banovallum MCC); Steve Marwood; Mick and Margaret Parkinson; Nicky Parkinson ( rep Matty, Sammy and Baby Taran); Ian Jackson; Lou Burford; Terry Crabtree (ACU); Michael Cash (Smiler); Gordon and Marina Newsham; Edna Noble (rep Joyce Stedman); David and Frances Noble; Anthony Atkinson; John Ruddy (rep Henry Burn); M Mowbray; Mary Smith; Agnes Longdon; Doris Foster; Val Butler; Mr and Mrs D Ashton; Carol Coupland; Norman Chapman; Gladys Atkinson; Pete Hogg; Joan Bark (rep M Morris); Barbara Bark (rep Tony And Red Cross); Reg and David Sutton; June and Mick Hodgson; Peter Paige; Joyce Ranyard; A Bark (rep Mrs J Bark); Julian Rinfret (rep Horncastle Town Football Club); David Johnson; Robin Tointon (rep Betty Tointon); Sally Tointon; Rachel Andrews.