Eric Hollerton Death – Dead | Passed Away – Obituary
Eric Hollerton Death – Dead: A great loss was made known to InsideEko. As friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished Eric Hollerton.
Having heard about this great loss, the family of this individual is passing through pains, mourning the unexpected passing of their beloved.
This departure was confirmed through social media posts made by Twitter users who pour out tributes, and condolences to the family of the deceased.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a former colleague, Eric Hollerton, who was Principal Librarian of the Local Studies Centre.
Eric worked at the library for more than 30 years, he was passionate about the history of North Tyneside and the wider area. Eric contributed much to the development of the Local Studies Collection, he gave generously of his knowledge, expertise, and skills.
Eric was adept at collecting materials relevant to the whole of the community, making them accessible to as wide a range of users as possible, preserving them for the future and offering a window into our past whether it be by a piece of writing, a photograph, a historical map, or an advert from the mid-19th century letting people know when the ferries ran from North to South Shields. Eric produced several local publications and many articles for local newspapers.
Our deepest condolences to his family.
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More details have not been released about this death. We are still working on getting more details about the death, as family statement on the death is yet to be released.