Mr Richard Shervington

Richard (Dick) Anthony Shervington died peacefully, aged 84 in Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge on Monday 28 March 2022.
He was the beloved husband of Inga, who died in 2017, father to James and Julia, father-in-law to Stephanie and Sean, and Pops to Matthew, Harry and Maximus. Dick was a loving, loyal, hard-working and gregarious character, his generous spirit will be greatly missed by all those whose lives he enriched; his wider family, friends and colleagues from Bancroft’s School, the Essex and Royal Anglian Regiments, Price Waterhouse, Wolfson College, Cambridge and through his appointment as a Deputy Lieutenant of Essex. 

Charity details

The Royal British Legion

The British Legion help members of the Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force, veterans and their families all year round. They also campaign to improve their lives, organise the Poppy Appeal and remember the fallen

Registered Number 219279

Messages of condolence

We will all miss you Richard, thank you for your friendship and good company.

Mr William Stiles

We will miss your cheery presence very much. Bill and Linda Caldwell

Mr Bill Caldwell

Much missed, a great colleague and friend. Keith Bell

Mr Keith Bell

Remembering Dick, a great character

Mr Chris Ames

Will you miss you Richard and our coffees before work. Sue

Miss Sue Mitchell

Great memories of both Inga and Richard.

Mr & Mrs Charles Eve

In memory of Dick whom I worked with for many years at Price Waterhouse. He was a lovely man to work for and respected by all his colleagues.

Mrs Jillian Barksby

A wonderful man who touched so many lives!

Mrs Deborah Evans

Wonderful memories of Dick will abide. John and Trisha

Mr John Salmon

Remembering happy times with Inga and Dick from PW rugby days. My condolences to the family.

Mrs Elizabeth Baldwin

Richard was much admired by myself and all the team that looked after his and Inga’s garden for so many years. He’ll be missed by all but will never be forgotten.

GWB Horticulture

In fond memory of Dick

Sir Jeffery Bowman

Service details

Church Service

19 April, 2022 14:00

St Marys

Church Road, Stansted Mountfitchet, CM24 8UB


19 April, 2022 14:30

Stansted Cemetery

Stansted, CM24