It is with deep regret that I must advise the sudden passing of Ifor this afternoon (1st February). Ifor and Clare recently celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary and although he had been suffering from a shortness of breath, I did speak with him early this afternoon. I had made arrangements to visit him tomorrow morning so news of his death was a great shock.
He will be greatly missed by us all.
Ex Blueport / BSL
Captain I B Owen – 19 February 1930 – 1 February 2017
It is with great sadness that we learn of Captain Ifor Owen’s death yesterday afternoon at home after a very short illness. Our sincere condolences to Clare his wife of 60 years and their family.
Ifor, a very proud Welshman started his career as a cadet with Lamport & Holt Line back in 19...