Aug 03, 2021
By Andy Johnson
British singing legend Englbert Humperdinck has called on fans, friends and neighbours to pay their respects along the route of his wife’s funeral today in Leicester
The 85-year old lost his wife Patricia in February and after she contracted Covid-19.
In a YouTube video, the singer said he hoped to see “friendly faces” as his family makes its way to the service in Leicester. His wife was from the city. The two married in 1964 after meeting in a Leicester nightclub.
Humperdink, whose birth name is Arnold George Dorsey says he’s still “heartbroken” over the loss of his wife.