Former Doncaster mayor dies at 83

A former mayor of a Doncaster town has died at the age of 83.

Thursday, 21st September 2017, 12:25 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th September 2017, 11:42 am
Former Edlington mayor Peter Seekings.

Peter Seekings, who was mayor of Edlington from 1978-79, died earlier this month.

Mr Seekings, husband of Violet, died on September 9.

An obituary described him as "a wonderful parent to Anne-Marie, Mark, Michelle, John and Andrew. Peter was also adored by his ten gorgeous grandchildren."

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"He will be sadly missed by family, friends and former work colleagues."

The funeral will take place at St John's RC Church, Tamworth on October 2 from noon and afterwards at Sutton Coldfield Crematorium.