St Peter's School

Obituaries

This page contains obituaries for OPs and former members of staff.

If you wish to submit an obituary, please contact Philippa Dunford-Jeffs.

Alan Black ( The Grove 1956-1960) died 14 April 2019.

Sheldon Bonner (Former Staff) died 20 March 2019.

Alan Scott (Former Staff) died March 2019.

W Robert Ibberson (The Rise 1949-1954) died 21 February 2019.

James R Hewitt (The Grove 1975-1980) died 16 February 2019.

Georgina Terrry (Former Staff) died 17 February 2019.

Peter DR Gardiner (Head Master 1967 - 1979) died 5 February 2019.

W Peter Anelay (The Rise 1940-1945) died 21 January 2019.

Richard T Middleton (School House 1957-1960) died 15 January 2019.

William J Burdass (The Rise 1946-1951) died 27 December 2018.

Alexander Brining (Temple  1958 - 1962) died 22 December 2018.

John Roland Maxwell (The Grove 1953-1957) died 22 November 2018.

Philip G Matthews (Temple 1943-1946) died 2 November 2018.

Katherine M Hannah (Queen's 2004-2009) died 17 October 2018.

David G Senior (Queen's 1969-1974) died 5 October 2018.

Ian F Bartlett (Queen's 1970-1973) died 5 October 2018.

Ian Ross Pullan (School House 1971-1976) died 23 September 2018.

Peter Robin Sykes (The Rise 1942-1947) died 13 September 2018.

Robin Callum Groves (School House 1945-1949) died 31 August 2018.

Frederick B Hudson (The Rise 1950-1954) died 19 August 2018.

Ernest Gordon Brown (The Rise 1943-1948) died 17 August 2018.

David Raymond (Temple 1960-1963) died 7 August 2018.

David Swale (Temple 1943-1946) died 17 May 2018.

David Haxby (The Rise 1947-1953) died 12 May 2018.

Guy E King-Reynolds (Temple 1937-1942) died 9 March 2018.

Frederick E Dennis (The Rise 1939-1944) died 5 March 2018.

Roger Coates (The Rise 1951-1956) died 25 February 2018.

John Clive Hilton (School House 1942-1947) died 12 April 2018.

Geoffrey Dodsworth (Temple 1940-1945) died 28 March 2018.

Frederick E Dennis (The Rise 1939-44) died 5 March 2018.

Derek Welford (School House 1942-1944) died 1 January 2018.

Anthony  Camfield (The Rise 1942-1948) died December 2017.

John A Dent (The Rise 1932-1937) died 3 November 2017.

Anthony Gray (School House, 1966-1969) died 8 October 2017.

Paul Smith (School House, 1955-1959) died 18 May 2017.

Nona Blenkin (Housemistress of Dronfield 1985-1993), died 13 March 2017. 

 Alexander McCallum (The Manor 1954-1959), died 6 March 2017, aged 76.

Peter Dench (Temple, 1938-1943 and St Olave’s School from 1935-38), died 18 January 2017, aged 91.

Robert Wood (Alcuin 1952-56, The Manor 1956-61), died 27 October 2016, aged 73. 

Alan Crawshaw Brown (The Rise 1938-1942) died 29 September 2016.

Clare Wise (Queens 1981-1983) died 13 September 2016.

Philip Liversedge (The Manor 1959 – 1962), died 13 September 2016.

Roger William Peacock (entered St Olave’s in 1948; School House, 1958) died 18 August 2016, aged 75.

Gordon Curtis Norris (School House 1939-1945), died 2 August 2016, aged 89.

Thomas Boulton OBE (The Rise 1940-1943), died 1 July 2016, aged 90.  

Dr Godfrey Earlam Lester Graham (School House 1932-1937), died 23 April 2016, aged 96.

Robert John Gibson (St Olave's 1938-1944, The Manor 1944-1949)

Sir Donald Barron (Governor 1966-1978, Vice Chairman 1978-1981), died 30 December 2015, aged 94.

Colin Stuart Elston (The Manor 1950-1954), died 30 November 2015, aged 79.

Trevor Wilkinson (The Grove 1948 – 1953), died 15 May 2015, aged 79.

James 'Jim' Starkey (School House 1957 – 1963), died 13 March 2015, aged 71.

Richard 'Dick' Hubbard (St Peter’s School staff 1968 – 2002), died 6 March 2015. 

Michael Watson (The Manor 1952 – 1960), died 19 February 2015, aged 72.

Robert Atkinson (Temple 1949 – 1953), died 20 December 2014, aged 79.

Murray Hodd (The Manor/Grove 1946 – 1951), died 27 November 2014, aged 82.

Norman McDermid (School House 1940 – 1945), died 30 September 2014, aged 87.

Peter Campbell (The Rise 1933 – 1936), died 9 September 2014, aged 94.

David Procter (The Manor 1952 – 1957), died September 2014, aged 75.

Gordon March (School House/Grove 1945 – 1949), died 20 August 2014, aged 82.

Edward 'Ted' Portlock (Rise 1950 – 1956), died August 2014, aged 82.

Malcolm Wroe (The Rise 1958 – 1963), died 22 July 2014, aged 69.

Arthur 'Jack' Collins (School 1944 – 1951), died 1 July 2014, aged 79.

Anthony 'Tony' Isherwood (The Rise 1950 – 1956), died 23 June 2014, aged 77.

C Anthony 'Tony' Wood (Queen’s 1963 – 1968), died 18 June 2014, aged 64.

Simon Cooper (Temple 1969 – 1974), died 1 May 2014, aged 57.

William 'Bill' Graham (The Manor 1944 – 1948), died 30 April 2014, aged 84.

J Derek Taylor Thompson (Temple 1939 – 1945), died 28 April 2014, aged 86.

Christopher Blood (St Peter’s School staff 1992 – 2013), died November 2013, aged 60.

Hugh Little (Dronfield 1963 – 1968), died 26 September 2013, aged 63.

Peter Richard Stafford Fairclough (The Rise 1962-1966), died 24 February 1996, aged 48.