John Bird 1925-2020

It is with regret that we inform you of the passing of John Bird.

The following was given to us by his grandson, Alastair. There is also a brief history of John's life here.

John was born on the 31st August 1925. John was a passionate (and very good) racing cyclist. He was a member of Wolverhampton Wheelers and he met Monica, his wife to be, in the Wheelers clubroom in the Dartmouth Arms, Vicarage Road, Wolverhampton. (Its still there!!)

He was a friend of Ron Moule and is mentioned as a committee member "John Bird (Club champion and a great motivator)" in Ron's history of the club in the latter half of the 20th century.

 

His funeral will be on Friday 20th March.

Wombourne Funeral Services

138 Common Road

Wombourne

Wolverhampton

WV5 0NB