In the Fiji Sun there is a reference to the passing of Dick Northcott. I remember him at Lelean Memorial School and at Dudley and then he had a long stint at the USP. I last met him at a church in Melbourne the week that Rev Doug Fullerton passed away.
- by Josua Tuwere, SUVA
Online tributes flowed yesterday for former university lecturer Richard Northcott, who passed away last weekend. Mr Northcott spent 52 years working in Fiji, 30 of them at the University of the South Pacific (USP). Daughter Mary Leano, posting on her page, expressed appreciation for messages of support for the Northcott family. In an email to the she also expressed her gratitude for the editorial tribute to her late father, who passed away last Saturday, at the age of 90.