A funeral service was held at North Frodingham Church on Friday February 3 for Mrs Christine Hobson of North Frodingham who died in Castle Hill Hospital on January 25. She was 73.
The service was conducted by the Rev James Grainger Smith and the organist is Mr Nick Tanton. Chris was born in North Frodingham. She attended school in North Frodingham and Driffield. After leaving school she worked as a domestic help in Beeford and then as a grocery shop assistant in Beeford.
She married Nev at North Frodingham Church in 1964. After their marriage she worked at Brandesburton Hospital in the dining room. She later went as a domestic help at Manor Farm, Beeford and stayed there for 20 years. Chris loved gardening, she enjoyed suduko and doing jigsaw puzzles, she had a love of nature, especially watching and feeding the birds.
She will be greatly missed.
Chief mourners: Nev Hobson (husband), Doug Wylie (brother), Ken Turner & June Shields (brother in law & partner), Barbara Barnett (sister), Maureen Warkup rep Ken Warkup (sister & brother in law), Janet & Brian Walker (sister & brother in law), Dick & Ann Wylie (brother & sister in law), Irene & Dave Poole (sister & brother in law), Marlene & Dave Jackson (sister & brother in law), Nick Warkup (godson & nephew), Colin (godson) & Donna Walker, Helen Wresdell (goddaughter), Kate Wylie (goddaughter), Derek & Elaine Hobson (brother in law & wife).
Others present: Shirley Hebden, Jenny & Malcolm Brignall, Sue Walker rep Tom Walker, Mrs Mary Curtis, Mr David Curtis & Mrs Sue Russell & families, Brian & Eileen Norman rep George Norman, Mary Leng, Bill Cook, Mrs Suzanne Sycamore, Miss Lyndsey Sycamore, Kieron Sycamore, Chris Sycamore, Siobhan Sycamore & Chris Kinsey, Pat Wylie, Karen Featherstone, Audrey Greaves, Mrs Ann Rudd, Mr Geoff Rudd rep Julian & Helen, Mrs Hilary Robinson rep Dr & Mrs Jollie, Dorothy Bainbridge, Janet Borman, John Dossor, Keith Thompson, Sue Medcalfe, Jack Medcalfe rep Susan & Graham Goforth, Ann Hebblewhite, Audrey McKie, Jean Sewell, Jo Wilson, Marion Fetches, Maureen Lanham, Keith Turner, Mark Turner, Roz Watson, Don Watson, Janet Hobson, Dawn Harper, Phyllis & Harry Arnold, Lynne & Andy Spence, Mr & Mrs D Walker, Kath Carver, John Palmer, Andrew & Sally Crozier, Malcolm Barnett, Ivy Brown, Frank Gladstone, Nigel Barnett, Mr & Mrs J R Warkup, Rebecca Walker rep Irene & Adrian Benson, Hannah Walker, Sarah Walker, Marian & Henry Templeman rep Ruth Ward, Mrs Mary Wilson, Mr & Mrs B Clark, Mr & Mrs D Briggs, Mrs Judy English rep the Dean family, Jayne Warkup, Denise Warkup, Neil Barker, Audrey Campbell,Helen Thompson rep Adrian Thompson & Ann Boyes, Mr & Mrs J Rookes, Harry Nicholson, Mr & Mrs B Rookes, Mr & Mrs R Hewitt, Paul Wylie, Ann Aconley, Mrs M Duggleby rep Mrs Gill Butler, Mrs M Redfern, Mrs D Allman rep Mr & Mrs P Butler, Jeff Brown rep Diane Jackman, Mr B Brown, Mr D Brown, Barry & Audrey Milner rep Colin & Angela Brown, Mr & Mrs A Walker, Mr & Mrs G Clark, Robin & Carol Fraser rep Chris & Tony Ward, Ruth Wilson rep John Wilson, Jenny Taylor rep Alan Taylor, Susan Hudson rep Alan Hudson, Mr & Mrs Harry Kay, Mr & Mrs D Milner (Leeds), Janet Blakestone, Mr B Rugg, Mandy Jarratt, Paul Clifton, Keith & Olive Wallis, Vicky Jackson, Barbara & Eric Smithson, Mr B Jordan rep Wilf Norman, David & Kathryn Kell, Mrs Christine Malpass rep Michael, Mr A J Gradwell rep Mrs Gradwell, Mrs Joan Warkup rep Mr Keith Warkup, Andrew Warkup, Mr & Mrs D Walker, Dorothy Hill, Mrs Sue Warkup rep A& M Warkup, Sally Young, Keith Warren, David Webster rep Marlene Webster, Tony & Nadine Arnold (nephew & wife), John & Joyce Amos, Mrs Atkin rep Mr S R Atkin, Mrs J Bashford, Mr G Wylie, Mr & Mrs T Oldridge, Jim Coutts, Maurice Wilson, Harry & Phyllis Horsley, Lynne Cooper,Steve & Claire Wylie, Mr Colin Howdle, Chris Warkup (nephew), Philip Warkup, Peter & Sheena Wylie, Lee Wylie, Colin Baker, Martin Adams, Rachael Wylie, Russell Wylie, Paul & Julie Robinson, Nick & Val Brown, Shaun Hobson, Claire Hobson, Margaret Beckett, Kenneth Beckett, Gary Beckett, Julie England, Barbara Richardson, Peter Plewes.