Mu­si­cal man was tal­ented teacher

Kapi-Mana News - - OBITUARY/NEWS -

Long- time Tawa Col­lege maths teacher, and more re­cently bus driver, James Lin­ton died sud­denly at home in May.

The el­dest of four chil­dren and a wartime baby, Lin­ton was born in Dunedin while his fa­ther was in train­ing to join the 26th Bat­tal­ion. He and his fam­ily later moved to How­ick in Auck­land where he was schooled at St Kentigern’s Col­lege.

From his pram, Lin­ton bounced in time to mu­sic, and that love never

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