|Born||2 September 1933|
26 October 2013 (aged 80)|
|Education||Boston Grammar School (1945-1950)|
Michael "Mike" Pestell was educated at Boston Grammar School (1945-50).
Mike Pestell died suddenly on 26 October 2013, aged 80. Mike had lived in Denmark since the 1970s and was buried at Skagen, Denmark following a funeral service at Alsønderup Church.
Mike leaves his wife, Thora, and children and grandchildren, Fie and Torben, Poul and Christa, Signe and Rikke.
In 2004, Mike wrote: "My family and I live in Hillerød on the island of Sealand, which at its closest point lies only six kilometres from Sweden between Elsinor, with Hamlet’s castle, and Sweden's Helsingborg. Hillerød lies 35 km north of Denmark’s capital Copenhagen in the 'Amt' or county of Frederiksborg."