W Bro Brian Richard Bevan

It is once again my sad duty to inform you of the passing to the Grand Lodge Above of Worshipful Brother and Excellent Companion Brian Richard Bevan, born 21/3/1938 – 83 years.

Brian’s wife Maureen informed the Secretary of the Old Bedford Modernians Lodge that Brian had Passed to the GLA on Wednesday 1st December 2021. Brian had felt unwell for a couple of days, and suddenly on Wednesday he passed away.

Brian’s funeral will be held at Chelmsford Crematorium on Thursday 30th December at 2.30pm.  The Wake will be held in the County Hotel which is where Brian met for his Masonry. Maureen and the family would be very pleased to see anyone from OBM Lodge and the Province, if you would like to attend, please let Maureen know for catering purposes.  Tel:- 01245 362920.

Initiated 10/6/1982 – 39 years

Exalted 20/2/1986 – 35 years

Old Bedford Modernains – No 5268 (resigned)

He also had been a member of numerous Lodges and Chapters outside of our Province.

  • PPrGSwdB – Bedfordshire
  • PPrJGW – Yorkshire West Riding
  • PPrGSN – Yorkshire West Riding

I will be sending a card of condolence on behalf of the Provincial Grand Master and Brethren of the Province to Brian’s Wife and family.


Yours sincerely and fraternally,

Tony Green, Provincial Grand Almoner