Family and friends have paid tribute to tragic Antoin Akpom, describing him as an "incredible person" who would be "deeply missed".
They spoke of his infectious smile and "happy-go-lucky" nature.
The funeral was broadcast outside the church via a PA system.
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Warm with bright or sunny spells, but thickening cloud will develop isolated showers, then rain in some regions by late afternoon.
Around 200 acres of land has been completely destroyed at The Roaches near Leek, causing devastation for the wildlife.