We've received the following sad news from JC:
John Atkin passed away on Friday 22 June. John served from1966 - 1989 and finished his career as a SSgt.
John wanted everyone to know that he also served in 7th RTR from 1957 - 1960
A service will take place at 1030hrs on Monday 9th July at Harrogate Hill Methodist Church, Darlington DL3 0EY. A cremation will then follow at 1145hrs at Darlington Crematorium, West Cemetery, Carmel Road North, Darlington DL3 8RY.
The family invite friends to attend afterwards at the Darlington and Simpson Rolling Mills Social Club, Longfield Road, Darlington DL3 0HX.
Floral Tributes or donations to John’s favoured charity of DEBRA. Thankyou.
To be sent to:
Seaton Leng & Son Ltd, Funeral Directors.
59A Bondgate, Darlington, Co. Durham DL3 7JR.
Tel: 01325 465 647
Flowers to arrive on the morning.
John is survived by his children, Louise, Chrissy, Janine and James. Letters of condolence may be sent to John’s eldest daughter, Louise Clamp of 55 Longfield Road, Darlington, Co Durham, North East DL3 0HU.