A funeral service was held at St Peter's Church, Hutton on Friday March 23, for Mrs Rachel Ann Teal of Main Street, Cranswick who died in the Bridlington Hospital on March, 17. She was 64.
The service was conducted by the Rev Ruth Hind and the organist was Mr Peter Maw.
Rachel was born in Cranswick and attended the village school and then Driffield School.
After leaving school she worked in her mother's shop in Cranswick. She met her husband-to-be, Brian, locally and they married in 1968.
Rachel was very musical, she liked any kind of music and used to play the organ and the piano.
She loved the countryside and used to enjoy trips to the Wolds and her local area.
Rachel developed multiple sclerosis 30 years ago but always remained cheerful and positive. She will be greatly missed.
Chief mourners: Brian Teal (husband), John Teal (son), Mr & Mrs M Hopps (sister & brother-in-law), Mr M Hopps (nephew), Mr & Mrs M Charlton (niece & husband), Mr D Teal rep Mrs F Teal,Mr L Teal, Mrs Sharon Mumby, Mr & Mrs P Syrett, Mr S Syrett, Mr & Mrs M Bradley, Mrs K Hubbard, Mr D Jennison, Mr & Mrs J Eling, Mr & Mrs R Cornwell rep Dorothy Cheetham.
Others present: Sue Quinn, Mrs K Hales, Mrs S Potts, Mr John Agar rep Mrs Pauline Agar, Mrs Joan Smith rep Peter Agar, Mrs Myrtle Thompson rep Mr Graham Thompson, Mr & Mrs Alan Marson, Margaret & Charlie Nicholson rep Susan, Brian Nicholson, Nancy Sedgewick, Ruby Brigham, Brian & Valerie Marshall.
Mr & Mrs K Simpson, Mrs M Hill, Mr Ray Tate rep Mrs Tate, Mr Geoffrey Briggs rep Mr Philip Briggs, Sarah Gowthorpe rep Heidi, Norah Fetches rep the Dear family, Ann Dunnington, Rosemary Sygrove, Mr Bob Burton rep the family & Terry, Mr H Thompson rep all at Scurfe Dyke, Mrs E Harrison rep Mr & Mrs B Joyce & Mrs J Greenley, Joan Bentley rep Cynthia Dawson.
Malcolm Bentley, Anthony & Pam Ireland, Wendy Pryor rep Derek & Barbara & Bob Ellis, Keith Harrison, Mrs Eleanor Edmond, Mrs Heather Edmond, Mr Trevor Edmond, Mr & Mrs W Watson, Mrs Stella Brown rep Mr Simon Brown, Sheila Lovel rep Jonathan Lovel, Mr R Johnson, Mr & Mrs W Johnson, Jean & Stan Burrell, Ann Tuplin rep Philip Tuplin,Janet Richardson, Joan Arnold rep Alison Liversedge, Joan Stabler, Gordon & Barbara Ness,Keith & Dawn Dinsdale, Violet Harrison, Vera Burrell, Gwen Sanderson, Mr & Mrs Howard Fetches, Mr & Mrs A Radford.
Mr & Mrs Ivan Dodds, Mr J Clare, Mr W Burrell, Kath & Eric Arnold, Ron Petch,Mr & Mrs S Richardson, John Dossor, Mandy Harrison, Mr & Mrs Barry Allgood rep Doreen Lang , Joyce Guilliam rep Mary Wiffin,Mrs Mavis Hodgson rep Mr Hodgson & Mrs T Wilmot, Lance Sedman, Doreen Sedman.