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BEARDSELL, Kenneth John

19/5/1927 - 19/11/2021

Passed away peacefully at Yamba, NSW.

Son of Albert & Eileen Beardsell & brother of Olga (all dec).

Devoted husband of Leila, father of Ross & Jan, Grandpa of 4 & Great grandpa of 4.

Ken grew up in Lara later going to the Junior Tech & The Gordon Tech to study as a draughtsman and Mechanical Engineer . He worked on the plans at the Shell refinery before moving to Ford where he worked for 35 years in Geelong, Broadmeadows, Singapore & Brisbane. He was instrumental in the establishment of the Ford Proving Ground at the You Yangs. He & Leila retired to Yamba on the NSW coast

Lifelong friend of Selwyn (dec) & June Spalding.

Sincere condolences to Leila & family

Jean and Geoff Rees

Gone Beyond The Sunset

Jan Rabbidge would appreciate contact from anyone who knew Ken.


Date listed: 27/11/2021

Publication: Geelong Advertiser

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