Dr Chris Burton


We are sorry to report the death of Dr Chris Burton. Chris, who was a member of the society for over 50 years and served as president from 2003 to 2005, died on 31 March 2022 after a short illness. Many members of the society will remember the extramural lecture courses that Chris gave and the excursions that he led. He was an inspiration to us all and gave unstinting support to the society during all the years of his membership.

Chris’s funeral will take place at 1:30 pm on Friday 29 April at Glasgow Crematorium, Maryhill.

A short biography of Chris is available on this website.