John Wilkinson (LI 1954-58)

John L. Wilkinson (LI 1954-58) passed away on 14th October 2022, after a courageous struggle with complications following a stroke.

John was at Marlborough from 1954 to 1958 at Littlefield and went on to read chemistry at Oxford and from thence to a brilliant career with Guinness and later with other beverage groups. His friends and colleagues at Marlborough will also remember his musical gifts not only with the choir but also with the great Chapel organ.

His funeral was held on Friday November 4th at the Church of St Peter and St Paul in Kilmersdon. He is survived by his wife Rosalind and his children in the UK and Australia.

Written with many happy memories from his very good friend, Richard Bateman (B1 1954-58)