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Friday, October 24, 2014
Sir Edmund Vere Lacon, 8th Baronet 1936-2014
_. Sir Edmund Vere Lacon, 8th Baronet (Bt, UK, cr 1818), died 17 October, 2014. He was 78.
He was born 3 May, 1936, son of Sir George Vere Francis Lacon, 7th Bt (1909-1980), by his 1st wife the former Hilary Blanche Scott; succeeded to the baronetcy on the death of his father, 1980; married 7 Sept, 1963, Gillian, only dau of Jack Henry Middlemitch, by whom he had issue, a son Edmund Richard Vere, and a daughter, Anna Kathryn (b 1965).
His son, who was born 2 Oct, 1967, inherits the baronetcy.
Celebration of his life at St Peter's Church, Holton, Halesworth, Saturday 6 Nov 2014.