In Memoriam

It is with sadness that we record the passing of our Old Collegians. Our condolences are extended to their families.

James (Jamie) Linton

Suddenly at home in Wellington on 16 May 2012, aged 70.
James (Jamie) Linton was a foundation boarder at Bruce House. He attended the College from 1954-1959. He was a talented musician from his school days and while at Bruce House was a regular accompanist and played the organ at St Andrew’s Church, Howick, where the boarders attended church on Sunday mornings. Jamie’s brother Alastair and his nephews Andrew and David are also Old Collegians.
Jamie was present at the Bruce House First Decades Reunion Dinner last year and was also at the Old Collegians Annual Dinner in April 2012.

Allan James Sheppard

Allan passed away peacefully at home on Sunday 26 August, 2012. Allan attended the College from  1977 – 1981 and is sadly missed by his wife, Bron.


If you are aware of the death of an Old Collegian or former staff member we would be grateful if you could contact us with as much information as possible. Please email Thank you.