Joint funeral for Doncaster couple who died within days of each other

A joint funeral is to take place for a devoted Doncaster couple who died within a few days of each other.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 11th February 2016, 9:50 am
Updated Thursday, 11th February 2016, 9:55 am
Rose Hill Crematorium.
Rose Hill Crematorium.

Sheila and Edward Allen, who were married for 65 years, died weeks apart and will have a joint service at Rose Hill Crematorium next week.

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Mrs Allen died aged 84 on January 13 before the death of 86-year-old Mr Allen on February 2.

An obituary read: "Sheila and Edward were married for 65 years and will be sadly missed by their family. A special couple who were loved by many."

The joint funeral will at Rose Hill Crematorium at 1.20pm on February 18.