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RICHENS, John Paul

Born Dungog, NSW 4.10.45

Died Adelaide, SA 2.07.22

Eldest son of Mavis and Jim

Brother of six (all dec')

Loved uncle of Adam and Steve

Proud Godfather of Phillippa and Frank Lloyd

Darling husband of Janet, forever in my heart.

John was a soldier, teacher, geologist, BSc Hons UNSW, businessman and life member of Norwood Apex Club.

True friend to many, a legendary cook and host, both at home and the Swan Reach shack.

John's sense of humour and hearty laugh will long be remembered, especially by his oldest pal Kerry, family and friends in Dungog.

John loved life and with Janet travelled extensively throughout Australia and the world, making many enduring friendships.

John was a country boy at heart and a proud Australian.

"I will see you in the evening star, in the colours of the desert and the bush. I will hear you in the gentle breeze and in the wondrous bird song"



Privately Cremated


Date listed: 16/7/2022

Publication: The Advertiser