A funeral service was held at St Mary’s & St James Church, Fridaythorpe on Wednesday, 5 March for Mr Billy Boyes, of Fridaythorpe, who died peacefully in hospital on 20 February. He was 88.
The service was conducted by the Rev David Fletcher and the organist was Mrs Gwynneth Clark.
Billy was born in 1925 in Back Lane, Fridaythorpe. He was one of nine children and the last surviving family member. He spent all of his 88 years living in the village.