Obituaries

Obituaries for Old Andreans – 2010 to date:
If you have an obituary for a recently deceased OA, please email it to Liezel Coetzee at l.coetzee@sacschool.com

Click on the name to view the obituary: 

A – F

G – R

S – Z

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Alexandre – Phillip Harold (Espin 1950 – 1954)

Back – James (Jim) Henry Pennell (Espin 1942 – 1946)

Baker – Graeme Cecil (Upper 1952 – 1956)

Barnes – Philip Roger (Armstrong 1954 – 1958) (Obit) (Memorial Service)

Bean – David James (Armstrong 1946 – 1949)

Biden – Denys Arderne (Upper 1934 – 1938) – Additional obituary by RLG Mullins

Boustred – William Graham (Upper 1940 – 1943)

Brooker – Anthony Ashley (Armstrong 1953 – 1956) – Obituary by RLG Mullins

Brown – Geoffrey Edmund (Espin 1946 – 1949)

Bryant – Peter Venning (Mullins 1935 – 1939)

Burnham-King – Ivan Alexander (Mullins 1965 – 1969)

Campbell – Evan Colin Dougal (Espin 1949 – 1953)

Canham – Kingsley (Merriman 1958 – 1962) – Tribute in the Eastern Daily Press (web) or Tribute in the Eastern Daily Press (Print)

Coke – Edward Cecil Douglas (Lord Leicester) – 7th Earl of Leicester (Obituary in The Telegraph)

Chiazzari – William Leonard (Mullins 1932 – 1937)

Craib – Charles (Merriman 1968 – 1972)

Crail – Hugh Francis (Espin 1961 – 1965)

Crawford, John Lawrence (Armstrong 1951 – 1954)

Cullinan – Thomas (David) (Upper 1960 – 1964)

D’Arcy – Hugh Tener Gavin (Armstrong 1959 – 1961)

De Lisle – (Rev) Michael Hirzel (Ex Staff 1952 – 1962; Honorary OA 1996)

                –and this Obituary in the Independent Education Magazine Vol 15 2012

Doherty – Anthony (Tony) Carden (Upper 1945 – 1946)

Doolan – Brendan W J (Hon OA, Past member of College Staff & Armstrong Housemaster)

Edwards – Christopher Harison (Espin 1962 – 1965)

Engelbrecht – André (Merriman 1979 – 1982)

Ewer – John Patrick Graham (Paddy) (Day 1958 – 1961)

Fismer – Kenneth Gerard (Mullins 1930 – 1931)

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Gay – Mary (wife of John Gay – Housemaster Merriman 1954 – 1965)

Gillett – Myles Norman (Mullins 1962 – 1966)

Gillett – Piers Keith (Mullins 1958 – 1962)

Hall – Michael Douglas (Armstrong 1943 – 1946)

Hendry – James Robin (Rob) (Armstrong 1951 – 1955)

Hodgson – David Pattullo (Hon Treasurer of OA Club for 51 years, Staff Member for 36 years & Espin Housemaster 1970-1981)  Poem written by David H.

Howe – John Frederick George (Air Vice Marshall) (Mullins 1944 – 1947) (Obituary in The Telegraph)

Hudson, OBE – William John Skeffington (Mullins 1944 – 1947)

Hundleby – Christopher John Bretherton (Merriman 1945 – 1948)

Hunt-Davis, GCVO, CBE – Miles Garth (Brigadier Sir) (Espin 1952 – 1956)

Liebenberg – Norman Murray (Merriman 1965 – 1969)

Lucas – Norman William Gowie (Day 1933 – 1939)

Maasdorp – Hugh Oswald Christian (Day, Upper 1935 – 1940)

Mackay – James Angus (Angus) (Armstrong 1967 – 1970)

Maxwell – Kennedy William (Mullins 1953 – 1957)

Meikle – Peter James (Jim) (Armstrong 1958 – 1961)

More – Nicholas John (Armstrong 1981 – 1985)

Morton – Ian Mackinnon (Day 1951 – 1955)

Mullins – Arthur Lionel (Day 1941 – 1945)

Nicholson – Roland Harvey (Graham 1962 – 1966)

Nicol – Steven (Graham 1985 – 1987)

North – Robin Patrick (Merriman 1951 – 1956)

Norris – Guy Goodwin Coke (Espin 1949 – 1953)

Paddon – Brian David Allan (Merriman 1945 – 1950)

Perrott – Michael Ffennell (Armstrong 1947 – 1951)

Reid – Terence (Mullins 1955 – 1958)

Rivett-Carnac – John (Armstrong 1954 – 1958)