Dear friends and family; we are sorry to let you know about the passing of John Wintony on the 26th November 2012 after a brave battle with Cancer. John passed away at 2:30 p.m. He will be greatly missed by his wife Hazel, Rose John’s Mother, Julian (son), daughter-in law- Hala and our grandchildren also the friends we have made in Canada. and all over the world through our years we have been together 43 years. John’s father was born in Manitoba, went to England and met his Mother during the second world but John was born in England. Many people have had the privilege to meet John Wintony, through various aspects of his life, when you think of John Please remember that John was one of a kind. (MEMORIES ARE THE STORYBOOK OF OUR LIVES, jUST KEEP BELIEVING ).
Kenny Rooke writes.
John (wints) Wintony will be sadly missed, he was a real nice guy, great musician and a special friend to me, I was best man at his wedding and played in lots of bands with him, R.I.P. dear friend.