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Eric Murkin

Also known as: Sos.

Our dad, Eric, sadly died on the 27th March 2010 following a short battle with cancer. He spent the last 26 years of his life caring for his wife Irene who has Parkinsons disease, Eric was a lovely dad to Lynn, Geoff and Margaret and his 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
At the age of 17 he joined the Royal Navy working for 4 years on minesweepers, he loved to tell stories about his time in the navy and always had a love of the sea.
He will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends.

Added by: Lynn Tory on 23 April 2010.

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