A former fireman brought the streets of Preston and Penwortham to a halt on Tuesday (4 July).Advertisement
John Melling, who passed away at home aged 64, brought his love of motorbike riding to his funeral.
His coffin was taken in a side car flanked by motorbike riders to Preston Crematorium.
It made a stop off at Preston Fire Station where John had worked.
He leaves behind his wife Tania, children Charlene, Lorraine, Nicola and Jonathan. He was a grandfather and great-grandfather.
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The family have asked for any donations to be made to the St Catherine’s Hospice.
Inquiries can be made to Neal Buckley, Penwortham Funeral Service, 01772744700.