The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

National Governing Body for Curling in Scotland

Death of Honorary Life Member Alan Johnston

Posted on Monday, September 26, 2011 at 3:51pm

The Royal Club is saddened to announce the death of Alan Johnston on Saturday 24th September 2011.

Alan Johnston, who celebrated his 100th birthday in March of this year, was President of the Royal Caledonian Curling Club for 1974-1975 season and became an Honorary Life Member of the Royal Caledonian Curling Club at the opening of Curl Aberdeen in 2005 when he was presented with his membership by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth.

An article highlighting Alan Johnston’s lifelong contribution to curling will feature in the October edition of YOUR Curler.

The funeral will be held at the West Chapel of Aberdeen Crematorium on Friday 30th Sept at 11.45am.