This page contains obituaries submitted by friends and relatives of Silent Keys.
We welcome obituaries from clubs or individuals when an amateur sadly passes away.
Please send submissions by email only to SK@rsgb.org.uk. You are welcome to attach a photograph of the Silent key.
All submissions will be moderated.
This Obituaries section is separate from the Silent Keys column in RadCom. To notify the RSGB that a Member has passed away (and that their subscription should end and they should be listed in Silent Keys) please email firstname.lastname@example.org, stating the deceased person’s name, callsign, date of death (if known) plus your name and relationship to the deceased (eg brother, member of same radio club etc). These reports can also be made by phone to 01234 832 700, option 1.
Dr George Brown, MW5ACN, 9 December 2014Dr George Brown, MW5ACN/G1VCY, passed away peacefully on the morning (more…)
John Dunnington, G3LZQ, 8 December 2014John Dunnington, G3LZQ became a Silent Key on 8 December (more…)
William Charles Albert Carpenter, G4KQJ, 30 November 2014Ex GB2RS newsreader Bill Carpenter, G4KQJ (known as King Queen (more…)