Sir Maurice Sutherland Passes Away

Cleveland Arts regrets to confirm that long-standing board member Sir Maurice Sutherland has passed away. He leaves his wife Margaret and a step-son, togheter with a son and step-daughter by earlier marriages.

Sir Maurice served Cleveland Arts as a trustee and director for many years, only tendering his resignation due to ill health six days before his death. Read his obituary on the Guardian here.

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