John Major - 1939 - 2021



John Eric Major

2nd December 1939 – 7th January 2021


We are deeply saddened to announce the death of John Eric Major.  John died on Thursday 7th January 2021 in the Royal Papworth Hospital after suffering a heart attack at home on New Year’s Eve.

John’s family were the most important part of his life, he was a devoted Husband, Father and Grandpa and is survived by his Wife Ann, his children, Steven, Alison and Sarah and his grandchildren Thomas, George, Emily, Palmer, Alexander, Isadora, Haley and Lucinda. 

A funeral service is scheduled for 12.30 p.m. on Thursday 4th February at the Colchester Crematorium.  Due to social distancing restrictions, attendance is restricted to family only and a Webcast link will be provided for those that wish to join remotely.

No flowers please, details of a Just Giving page for the British Heart Foundation will be provided for donations.


The family of the late John Major have asked that anyone wishing to make a charitable donation to The British Heart Foundation in his memory should do so online

via or telephone 01787 313303.



John - Rest In Peace