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Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Sir Ralph Jordan Dodds, 2nd (and last) Bt 1928-2015
_. Sir Ralph Jordan Dodds, 2nd Baronet, died 24 May, 2015, aged 87. The baronetcy, one the last to be created, was awarded to his father, a President of the Royal College of Physicians, in 1964.
Hw was born 25 March, 1928, son of Sir (Edward) Charles Dodds, MVO, 1st Baronet, and succeeded to his father's baronetcy, in 1973; married 1954, Marion, daughter of Sir Daniel Thomas Davies, KCVO, and has issue, 2 daughters, Caroline and Arabella.
The baronetcy becomes extinct with his death.
A service of Thanksgiving will be held at St John's, Hyde Park, Hyde Park Cres, W2, Thurs 25 June.