Search to find family of pensioner found dead in his home - Sunderland coroner's appeal
An appeal has been launched to trace the relatives of a man who died suddenly at home.
Alan Cooper, of Outram Street in Houghton, was found on Tuesday.
The 78-year-old's date of birth was June 17, 1940, and it is believed Mr Cooper was a widower.
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Anyone with information which can help coroner's officer Reginald Hooper can contact him on (0191) 561 7840 or email him via email@example.com.