John William Scull – An Obituary

John Scull and his UkeleleMay 10, 1943 – July 24, 2020

Born a 4th generation Californian and growing up in Beverly Hills, John used to jokingly describe himself as consistently downwardly mobile but no less happy for it.

In 1973, his best friend Don Fernandez arranged for him to come to Vancouver Island on a six-week contract. It has been his chosen home ever since.

Read the full obituary here …


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