This article was published in the Kent Messenger on 10th June 2011.
A lovely, kind, boyishly cheeky and sprightly gentleman. This is how loved ones described Peter Craven, director of Earl Street Employment Consultants, who died peacefully in his sleep on 2nd June at his home in Loose aged 78. Peter was husband to Elaine Craven MBE for 45 years and was very proud of his family.
Born in Redhill in December 1932, he studied at MGS. In his career he held several key positions in Switzerland and Germany. He was also CEO of Maidstone Chamber of Commerce.
He was an active member of the Kent Business Community and was councillor for the Farleigh Ward in the late 1980’s for four years. A funeral service will be held at St Francis Church, Maidstone at 12.30 pm on Monday 20th June followed by burial at Sutton Road cemetery at 1.45 pm.