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DR. ALVIN WILLIAM REVELL


1932 - 2018 Notice Condolences Gallery
DR.  ALVIN WILLIAM REVELL Notice
REVELL
DR. ALVIN WILLIAM


Of York, PA, 85, entered into rest Thursday May 10, 2018 at York Hospital. He was the husband of Dr. Elizabeth Sheehan Revell for 18 years.
A viewing will be 9 - 11 A.M. Saturday, May 19, at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 839 West Market St. York. The Funeral Service will begin at 11 A.M. Saturday at the church with Rev. Keith Fair officiating.
Dr. Revell was born October 16, 1932 in Philadelphia, a son of the late Henry and Lillie (Holloman) Revell. He is survived by his wife, four children, nine grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
Dr. Revell was a pioneer in the community mental health move-ment in Philadelphia, leading the establishment of the first five community mental health centers at Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital. He also held many leadership positions in higher education, culminating in Director of Equal Educat-ional Opportunity for the Department of Higher Education, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Dr. Revell maintained a private psychotherapy practice throughout his career.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marie Mambu Makaya Foundation.
THE JOHN W. KEFFER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC. is assisting.
Published on Philly.com on May 16, 2018
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