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John Morrison DEFTY

Published on 18/11/2023

DEFTY John Morrison Peacefully in Royal Bournemouth hospital on 21 October, aged 88 years. A Geordie born in Whitley Bay on 13 July 1935 to Robert and Margaret. Beloved husband of the late Molly, brother of the late Peter, uncle to Maria, Maggi and Michael and stepfather to Alan and the late Ken. He is sadly missed by his extended family across the world. Many years of happy retirement in Dorset followed a lifetime of travel for work and leisure. John's funeral is at Bournemouth Crematorium on Tuesday 21 November at 12.30pm. No flowers please. If desired, donations in his memory made payable to the Dorset Air Ambulance may be sent to Head & Wheble Funeral Directors 1a Oxford Road, Lansdowne Mews Bournemouth BH8 8EY Tel: 01202 551190 Or online at


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