Doncaster Man Dies On Holiday In Tenerife

Doncaster Man dies in Tenerife

A 71-year-old man from Doncaster died suddenly while on holiday in Tenerife. John Burtoft, from Skellow, Doncaster, died on the Canary Island on February 26.

An obituary described him as “the beloved husband of Kath, loving dad of Mark and Neil and a dear father in law of Louise, Joanne and devoted grandad of Hollie, Jack, Max and Sam.” It added: “John will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.”

The funeral will take place at All Saints Parish Church, Owston on April 6 at 1pm followed by interment at Redhouse Cemetery.

By Timothy Ellis