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