Obituary - Michael Gwinnell '59

Dear Classes of 1958, 1959, 1960 and friends,

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Michael Gwinnell. Michael, a member of the Class of '59, died in March 2023, in the United Kingdom.

Michael (Macaulay House) attended Selwyn House School from 1955 to 1959. He was in the choir and Cubs, was Sub-Prefect in his graduating year and Debating Secretary-Treasurer for the Selwyn House Oratorical Society. He was commended for his short stories and poetry. His brother John also attended Selwyn House School, Class of '67.

Please see his obituary here, written by his daughter Alice Gwinnell, published in The Guardian on June 15, 2023. 

We are sending this note to those for whom we have an email address on file. Please share this with anyone who may have lost contact with the school.

Our sympathies to all of you and to Michael's family and friends. 


Sharon Cozens
Director of Advancement

Mary Ann Cloherty
Director of Annual Giving and Old Boy Relations