The family of Pamela Jackson, whose body was found on moorland in May, have thanked the police for giving them the chance to hold a funeral, and to say goodbye.
Pamela was reported missing from her home in County Durham in March.
Today, there was a collection for the West Yorkshire search team that discovered her body.
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