Norroy Vass

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Charles Cyril Norroy Vass
MB ChB, MSc, PhD, Finst Biol
Born c1902
Died 13 March 1995 (aged 93)
Education Boston Grammar School
Occupation Reader, Physiology
Employer St. Thomas' Hospital
Spouse June McLean
Awards Parry Gold Medal winner 1920

Charles Cyril Norroy Vass was educated at Boston Grammar School.


Published in the August 1995 issue of The Old Bostonian

In March 199S The Times published the following notice of death:

VASS — Dr. (Charles. Cyril) Norroy, MB ChB, MSc, PhD, Finst Biol, died peacefully aged 93 on 13 March 199S. Husband of late June McLean, beloved father and grandfather. Retired Reader, Physiology St Thomas' Hospital. Pursuer of excellence and friend to all who knew him. Memorial Service at Union Church[1], Mill Hill, London NW7 on 29 March at 2.30 pm Donations for British Medical Education Trust

Norroy was for long a member of the OBA right up to his death. He was always interested in news of the Association, the school and Boston. He looked forward to the newsletter and read each and every edition "from cover to cover". For many years he was cared for at the Uphill Grange Nursing Home[2], Weston-Super-Mare. He had a distinguished career and was regarded most highly by the medical profession.