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In Memory

Deaths & Obituaries

2017

Raymond Humphrey (RGS 1928 – 1934) died on 22 April 2017
Roger Dawe (RGS 1946 – 1953) died 29 March 2017
Wifred Small
(RGS 1944 – 1952) died on 10 February 2017
Howard Flack
(RGS 1954 – 1962) died on 2 February 2017
Roy Hobbs
(RGS 1946 – 1950) died on 26 January 2017
Clive Phelps (RGS 1941 – 1948) died on 11 January 2017

2016

Simon Olorenshaw (RGS 1978 – 1985) died on 26 December 2016
Trevor Keepen
(RGS 1957 – 1964) died on 8 December 2016
Alan Bacon
(RGS 1932 – 1939) died on 10 November 2016
Christopher Dugdale
(RGS 1955 – 1962) died on 26 October 2016
Alan Robert Ellis
(RGS 1960 – 1967) died on 12 October 2016
Harold Azavedo (RGS 1938 – 1945) died on 6 September 2016
John Bashford (RGS 1940 – 1945) died on 6 September 2016
Lynley Gloyne
(RGS Staff 1986 – 1998) died in September 2016
Christopher Roberts
(RGS 1947 – 1955) died Summer 2016
Edgar (Eddie) Waller (RGS 1926 – 1932) died on 28 August 2016
Tim Carter 
(RGS 1955 – 1962) died on 11 August 2016
A D Martin (RGS 1935 – 1943) died on 8 July 2016
Franklin Brunger (RGS 1964 – 1971) died on 25 July 2016
Peter Valenti (RGS 1944 – 1950) died on 16 June 2016
Roland Ford (RGS 1954 – 1962) died on 14 June 2016
John Horne (RGS 1971 – 1975) died on 8 May 2016
Sid Shilling
(RGS 1946 – 1952) died on 7 May 2016
Bob Unwin (RGS 1957 – 1965) died on 8 April 2016
David Painting (RGS 1952 – 1955) died in April 2016
John Hunt (RGS 1943 – 1950) died on 15 March 2016
Sir Anthony Hidden
 (RGS 1945 – 1954) died on 19 February 2016
Stuart Eccles (RGS 1967 – 1972) died on 10 February 2016
Professor John Murrell (RGS 1943 – 1950) died on 25 January 2016
Arthur Westall (RGS Staff 1962 – 1983) died on 24 January 2016
Geoffrey Kenney (RGS 1956 – 1959) died on 24 January 2016
Norman Burgess (RGS 1937 – 1944) died on 12 January 2016
Rex Pearson (RGS 1954 – 1961) died in January 2016

2015

Frank Haines (RGS 1934 – 1938) died on 10 December 2015
Richard Andrews
(RGS 1955 – 1963) died in December 2015
Roger Allery (RGS 1952 – 1960) died on 28 November 2015
Roger Appleton
(RGS 1959 – 1967) died on 26 November 2015
Edward Edmonds
(RGS 1932 – 1937) died on 12 November 2015
Aubrey Scrase
(RGS Staff 1956 – 1995) died on 4 November 2015
Keith Louis
(RGS Staff 1959 – 1997) died on 24 October 2015
Peter Smith
(RGS 1942 – 1949) died on 19 August 2015
Michael Rose
(RGS 1943 – 1949) died on 17 August 2015
Mike King
(RGS 1957 – 1963) died on 11 May 2015
Dr Stephen Berti (RGS 1970 – 1974) died on 24 April 2015
Gordon Sproul (RGS 1971 – 1978) died on 6 April 2015
Robin Wells 
(RGS 1950 – 1957) died on 4 April 2015
Derek Washington 
(RGS 1949 – 1954) died on 1 April 2015
Peter Blackwood 
(RGS 1939 – 1946) died on 6 March 2015
Anthony Harvey 
(RGS Staff 1960 – 1964) died on 22 February 2015
Jon Fielder
(RGS & RSM Staff 2004 – 2015) died on 14 February 2015

2014

Dr Anthony Platts (RGS 1939 – 1946) died on 23 December 2014
Harry Newton (RGS Staff 1982 – 1999) died on 22 December 2014
Michael Bullen (RGS Staff 1974 – 1994) died on 21 November 2014
Leonard Lockyear (RGS 1945 – 1951) died on 5 November 2014
Keith Perry (RGS 1939 – 1944) died on 4 September 2014
John Edwards (RGS 1951 – 58) died on 30 August 2014
Dr Peter Venables (RGS 1939 – 1946) died in June 2014
Malcolm Pendrill (RGS 1937 – 1942) died on 17 May 2014
Frank Piper (RGS Staff 1965 – 1984) died on 21 April 2014
Danny Moss (RGS 1975 – 1982) died on 19 April 2014
Terrence Tipping (RGS 1947 – 1953) died in March 2014
Christopher Scott (RGS 1960 – 1967) died in March 2014
Tony Clarke (RGS 1944 – 1949) died in February 2014
Stephen Garrish (RGS 1942 – 1949) died on 11 February 2014
Charles Davidson (RGS 1971 – 1975) died on 23 January 2014
Eric Brook (RGS Staff) died on 1 January 2014

Testimonials...

The broad education and resilience developed at RGS gave me a firm foundation for the challenges of working life.

Sir Peter Gershon (RGS 1958–1966)

I promise to make the most of the opportunities available to me, because I’m constantly reminded of the journey which has brought me here and realise that it began with the gift of an RGS education.

Karolina Csathy (RGS 2008–2015)

I am confident that together the Reigatian community will make a huge difference to the lives of many deserving children.

David Walliams (RGS 1981–1989)

Highlights...