20/June/1918 - 17/April/2004
Upon his discharge in 1946, Keith returned to the
Keith met Alice Long at a dance at the
Keith and Alice married in 1948 and Christine, their
first child, arrived in due course. Alan was born in 1950 and Andy, a late
addition to the family, was born in 1956.By then, Keith was working at
Keith’s career as an aircraft engineer showed a high level of intelligence and application; his family recall his studying enormous technical manuals at home to enhance his expertise. He retired from British Airways in 1976 after 22 years service.
During these years, Keith and
Alice and their family lived in
For more than 50 years, Keith and Alice loved to visit
Living in Laleham for many years, Keith loved to take walks along the river and at Penton Hook Lock; he would sit and watch the passing of the boats for many a balmy afternoon.
The whole family loved