Sir Timothy Colman Death: Obituary – Sir Timothy Colman has been announced dead on Thursday, September 9, surrounded by his family at his home Bixley Manor, near Norwich.
He was the son of Geoffrey Colman and Lettice Adeane – Born in Norfolk on September 19, 1929.
Sir Timothy was brought by his mother alongside his four brothers and sisters – David, Juliet, Penelope, and Russell. His father died while he was just 6-year-old.
Sir Timothy played key roles in establishing the University of East Anglia, the creation of Whitlingham Broad, and held roles in a host of Norfolk organisations.
“He used the office of the Queen’s representative to promote, with huge energy and commitment, cooperation between various groups related to the social cohesion and economic prosperity of his beloved county,” his family said.