Appeal to trace family of deceased man

North Tees Hospital. D19284
North Tees Hospital. D19284

A search is underway to find the relatives of a man who passed away at a hospital in Stockton-on-Tees.

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust has issued an appeal for anyone related to Anthony Jowsey - known as Tony - to get in touch.

Mr Jowsey was born in Whitby on April 9 1944 but lived in Stockton.

Anyone who can help should contact the bereavement office at the University Hospital of North Tees on (01642) 383286.

The office opening hours are 8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday but a message can be left outside those hours.