Tony Murray, store manager at mobility dealer John Preston Healthcare, has passed away after a short illness, it has been announced to the industry.
“It was with the deepest sadness that we learnt of the passing of our esteemed friend and colleague Tony Murray,” a statement on the dealer’s website read.
“Tony was a valued and highly respected colleague for over 15 years and played a vital role in the successful operation of the entire John Preston Healthcare Group.”
Mr Murray joined the company in 2003 as a driver before progressing to store supervisor and subsequently store manager.
The statement continued: “The popularity and standing in which Tony was held was evident over the last few days and it is a lesser place without him.”
“Tony passed away after a short illness and our thoughts and prayers are with Clare and Tony, his wider family and large circle of friends at this most difficult time.”