Doncaster dad of three dies in Thailand on Father's Day

A Doncaster father of three has died in Thailand on Father's Day.

Thursday, 23rd June 2016, 1:04 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:07 pm
James Throssell.

James Throssell, known as Jim, died in the Asian country on Sunday, surrounded by his family.

An obituary read: "To all his Doncaster friends, Jim Throssell passed away today, Father's Day, surrounded by his family in Thailand.

"He fought as hard as he could. His mind was willing but his body unable. Raise a glass for him tonight."

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The tribute was signed with "love from his daughters Emma, Sky and Jade."

It is understood Mr Throssell had lived in the Thai capital Bangkok for a number of years.

No other details have been made available.