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5 Jan

Very saddened to hear news that my Aunt, Doris May Martin (nee Kearvell) had died in Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A. Doris was born in Wantage, Berkshire (now Oxon) in 1920. She married in 1944 at Wantage to Howard Martin a U.S.A.F. Member. After the end of the WW2 Doris and her husband returned to U.S.A. eventually settling in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Congratulations to Anna Rae Lee (nee Kearvell) and her husband Matthew on the birth of their fourth child, Alicia Mailie, on 16 January 2014 in Queensland, Australia.

18 Jan

2 Apr

The New Zealand Herald dated 18 March 2014 has reported the sudden but peaceful death of Heather Mary Kearvell (nee Graham) on 16 Mar 2014.. Heather was the wife of John Leslie Kearvell.

21 Apr

Congratulations to Jamie Edward Kearvell and his partner Nicole Bartlett on the birth of their son Joshua William at the Women and Children’s Hospital Adelaide South Australia on 8th March 2014

8 Sep

Congratulations to Timothy and Joanna Kearvell on the birth of their second child, Grace Ellen, born 5th September in Buckinghamshire England.

11 Sep

Congratulations to Justin and Beth Gibson (nee Kearvell)  from Peachester, Australia on the recent birth of their daughter, Storm Harmony.

19 Sep

Keven Kearvell has confirmed that his mother, Jean Mary Dorothy Kearvell (nee Back) passed away at the Manor Gardens Nursing Home, Heron Ghyll, East Sussex on 28 Oct 2013.

20 Dec


Nick Herbert, son of John Ernest Herbert, (1923 - 2014) has sadly advised me that his father passed away on 13 December after a long illness. John was the son of Reginald George Herbert (1895 - 1972) and Grace May Kearvell (1895 - 1976).  John’s funeral will be on 6 Jan 2015 at St. Lawrence’s Church, Ecchinswell, Hampshire.

5 Feb


News in the Adelaide Advertiser, South Australia of the passing away of Peter Gardom Kearvell (26/8/1935 - 26/1/2015).  The funeral service was on Monday 2nd February at Heysen Chapel, Centennial Park, Adelaide. Peter is survived by his wife Judy, Daughter Sally Anne and five grandchildren. On behalf of the worldwide ‘Kearvell’ family I extend our deepest sympathies to all at this  sad time.

8 Apr


Very sad news to note from a Facebook entry, by her sister, that Beverley Frances Martin (nee McDonagh) has passed away in New Zealand. Our deepest sympathies are extended to all her family from the worldwide Kearvell Family.

6 Jun


Congratulations to Kristian and Emma Kearvell on the occasion of their first born son, Dylan Jay. Born 5 June at Flinders Private Hospital, Adelaide South Australia. We wish all three of them all the best for the future.

12 Sep


Congratulations to Daniel and Kerri Kearvell from North Island, New Zealand  on the birth of their third child, a baby boy - named Liam.

27 Dec


Sad news received today. Frederick Walter George Kearvell has passed away in Middlesex, London. Born in 1928 in Kentish Town, London he died at 87 years old.  Our sincerest condolences to his wife, Marguerite, and their children, Gary, Stephen, Jeffrey and Christina and their families.