Mr PL Boffey
The funeral took place on 14th November at All Saints’ Church, Church Lawton, of Mr Philip Leslie Boffey, who died on 2nd November at Royal Stoke Hospital.
Mr Boffey was born on 14th June, 1930, at Green Farm, Church Lawton, the son of Mr and Mrs Ernest and Ruth Boffey and brother to Mary, John and Millicent.
He attended Lawton Gate School until the age of 14 and continued to work on the family farm.
He married May on 2nd July, 1954, and they had seven children, 17 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
His main interests were his family and farming, and his final journey was by tractor and trailer, driven by his grandson, Mr Sam Fox.
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