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John Richard Cooper, Motorman, Crossed the Bar


It is with great sadness that I report the sudden death of Motorman John Richard Cooper on Thursday 13 Sept 2012 aged 66.


His funeral will be held at Scunthorpe Crematorium at 12:00 on Tuesday 25th September look HERE for the website and HERE for a Map, and afterwards at the Whistle and Flute, look HERE for their website and HERE for a map


Family flowers only be request. Donations in lieu, if desired, should be made to the RNLI.


Funeral arrangements are being made by Kettles of Brigg, look HERE for their website and HERE for a map.


On behalf of the RFA Association I extend our sincere condolences to all John’s family.


I do not have a photograph of John for this page if you can let me have one it would be appreciated, pease email to


If you have any remembrances of John please email me at and I will append them to this page.