Tributes to ‘Boo Boo’ the popular Worksop ice-cream man

The community gathered together at the park on Mary Street, Rhodesia to release balloons and remember ice-cream man known as Boo-Boo who recently passed away. His wife Carol attended the gathering and released a balloon in his husband's memory.

The community gathered together at the park on Mary Street, Rhodesia to release balloons and remember ice-cream man known as Boo-Boo who recently passed away. His wife Carol attended the gathering and released a balloon in his husband's memory.

0
Have your say

Dozens of children gathered in a Rhodesia park to release balloons in memory of a popular ice-cream man who passed away aged 70.

Alan Jenkinson, affectionately known as ‘Boo Boo’ the ice-cream man around Worksop, sadly died in March.

The community gathered together at the park on Mary Street, Rhodesia to release balloons and remember ice-cream man known as Boo-Boo who recently passed away.

The community gathered together at the park on Mary Street, Rhodesia to release balloons and remember ice-cream man known as Boo-Boo who recently passed away.

Kimberley Petty, who co-organised the event with her friend Katie Hancock, said: “He made sure every child in the area was happy - they could turn up with 10p and still get an ice-cream.”

Alan’s wife Carol attended the ceremony and released a balloon in memory of her husband.