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Talbot Family Talbot Family wrote on January 26, 2017 at 10:05 pm:
BAPTY (Aster): So many memories of dear Aster. All love and sympathy to the Bapty family. From Talbot and family.

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Ken ADDISON

ADDISON Family and friends are warmly invited to celebrate Ken’s life at a Memorial Service to be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 981 Burke Road, Camberwell on FRIDAY (21st April 2017) at 10.00 am. Private Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ken to…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Kenneth ADDISON

ADDISON Kenneth (Ken) 30.8.1925 – 14.4.2017 Loved husband of Peg (dec). Cherished Father of Barb, Judy, Kerryn and Deb. Father-in-law to Steve and Geoff. Much loved Pa to James, Beth, Mollie, Janeen and Scott. Old Pa to Sam and Emma. Forever in our hearts.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Barbara Joy Andersen

ANDERSEN The Funeral Service to celebrate the life of Mrs Barbara Joy Andersen will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 981 Burke Rd (cnr Victoria Rd), Camberwell on FRIDAY (April 21st, 2017) at 2.30 pm. Followed by a Private Cremation In lieu of flowers please consider a…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Barbara Andersen

ANDERSEN Barbara 13.03.1927 to 12.04.2017 Aged 90. Passed away peacefully Wednesday morning. Wife of John (Dec). Mother of Helen (Dec), Peter, Frank and Stuart. Grandmother of William, Emma, Lucy, Jack and Max. At rest at last

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Helen Margaret ASHTON

ASHTON A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Helen Margaret Ashton will be held in the Federation Chapel, Lilydale Memorial Park, 128 Victoria Rd, Lilydale on THURSDAY (April 20th, 2017) commencing at 2.15 pm. A Private Cremation will follow In lieu of flowers,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Carl Neil Christenson

Much loved big brother to Keith and brother-in-law to Pauline. He was a good man. Rest in Peace.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Nancy COLE

COLE Nancy 02.03.1916 – 13.04.2017 Loved and will be missed by all.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Patricia Margaret Eason

Passed away peacefully on the 15th April 2017 at the Alfred Hospital. Loved and devoted wife of Owen. Dearly loved and loving mother and mother-in-law of Kristina (dec), Stephen, Andrew and Mel, Simone, Charmaine and Emilio, and Lisa. Loving Nanna of Alexandra, Amelia, Angus…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Douglas Forbes

FORBES Douglas 11.02.1928 – 12.04.2017 Loved husband of Dawn and loved and loving Dad to Anne and Chris. Thank you to the wonderful people at Wantirna Health. Always remembered A Private Cremation will take place.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Manfred Albert Handel

HANDEL Funeral Mass for the repose of the soul of Mr Manfred Albert Handel is appointed to be held in the Parish Church of Our Lady of Good Counsel, cnr Whitehorse and Deepdene Rds, Deepdene on THURSDAY (April 20th, 2017) at 1.00 pm, followed by Private Cremation. In lieu of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Manfred Albert HANDEL

HANDEL Manfred Albert 17.2.1942 – 15.4.2017 Loving husband and best friend to Ingrid, kind and caring father to Leon and Daniella and father-in-law to Cathy and Patrick. Beloved Opa to Celeste, Sylvie and Roxanne, Leni, Charlie and Oscar. A beautiful, generous man. You will…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


John Barrie HUGHES

HUGHES John Barrie 13.10.1944 – 04.04.2017 Writer, traveller, beloved father of Alexander and brother to Jenny. Vale Barrie. Forever remembered, and missed. Rest In Peace

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Konstantinia ILIAS

ILIAS The Funeral Service for Mrs Konstantinia Ilias will be held at the Macedonian Orthodox Church of St George & St Mary, 512-514 High Street, Epping on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 1.00 pm. The funeral will leave at the conclusion of the service for Burial at Northern…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Terence KIERNAN

KIERNAN A Thanksgiving Service to Celebrate the Life of Mr Terence (Terry) Kiernan will be held in the Blair Chapel Springvale Crematorium, 600 Princes Highway, Springvale on FRIDAY (April 21st, 2017) at 2.45 pm.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


John LAMB

LAMB John The Australian Democrats are saddened at the passing of John, an elected member of our Victorian Executive and who served the party from the time of its foundation.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


William MASON

MASON A Service to Celebrate the Life of William ‘Don’ Mason will be held at Potters Cottage, 321 Jumping Creek Road, Warrandyte on FRIDAY (April 21st, 2017) at 12.00 noon. A Private Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to Epworth Eastern would be appreciated….

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Peter McDONALD

McDONALD Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Peter McDonald will be celebrated at Our Lady Star of The Sea Catholic Church, John Dory Drive, Ocean Grove on THURSDAY (April 20th, 2017) commencing at 11.00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Caritas Australia would be…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Peter McDONALD

McDONALD Peter 2.6.1944 – 16.4.2017 Loved and loving husband of Bernadette and loved father of Kate, John, Claire and Steven; father-in-law of Andrew, Marg, Brendan, and Vicky. Panther to Patrick, Andrew, Conor, Declan, Jorja, Joseph, Hannah, Kieran, Mardy, and Jolyon. You…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Margaret Rose MORGAN

MORGAN A Funeral Mass for the late Margaret Rose Kelleher McMullan Morgan will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, 9 Centre Dandenong Road, Cheltenham on FRIDAY (21st April 2017) commencing at 10.30 am.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Margaret Rose MORGAN

MORGAN Margaret Rose Kelleher McMullan Passed away 14 April 2017. Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Tony MORTON

MORTON Tony A great family friend from our days in Christchurch Dorset. A charming, warm and talented man who wore his many talents lightly. Our love and sympathy to Jenny, Jonathan, Rebecca and their families. – Elizabeth, David, Rebecca and Emily Woods

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Bronwyn Anne MYERS

MYERS A Service to Celebrate the Life of Dr Bronwyn Anne Myers will be held in the Trinity College Chapel, Royal Parade, Parkville (enter via Gate C) TOMORROW WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) commencing at 10.30 am. Private Cremation In lieu of flowers, donations may be made…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Peter Stewart PENNINGTON

PENNINGTON The Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Mr Peter Stewart Pennington will be held at the Benalla Lakeside Community Centre, (Entry via Arundel Street, Benalla) on FRIDAY (21st April 2017) commencing at 12.00 pm. Private Cremation N J TODD Funeral…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Peter PENNINGTON

PENNINGTON Peter In loving memory of Pete. Much loved and missed by Jamie, Matthew and Melissa Galbraith, Emma, William and Sam Murdoch and Nicholas and Hamish Galbraith. He will be sadly missed.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Lionel PETERS

PETERS The Funeral Service for Mr Lionel Peters will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Fernhill Road, Sandringham on MONDAY (April 24th, 2017) at 10:30 am. A Private Cremation will follow Please bring garden flowers in memory of Lionel.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Lionel PETERS

PETERS Lionel Harold 16.10.1934 – 13.04.2017 Much loved and loving husband of Kathleen. Father of Andrew and Hayley, Tim and Melinda, Chris and Catherine, Anna and Jon, David and Rebecca. Da (Grandfather) of Georgie, Will, Lachlan, Tom, James, Cassidy, Harry, Hannah, Charlie,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Jean Margaret PROVAN

PROVAN Jean Margaret 23.9.1926 to 16.4.2017 Creative musician, inspirational teacher, community activist and faithful friend to so many. Beloved wife of John Laurie (dec), dearly loved daughter of Charles Fitzroy and Ethel Ada Walker (both dec) and sister of Mavis, Kathleen,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Jean Margaret PROVAN

PROVAN Jean Margaret 23.09.26 – 16.04.17 In loving memory of Jean Margaret Provan. Beloved wife of John Laurie (dec). Much loved mother of sons John James and Robin Laurie and daughter-in-law Larissa Judith. Beloved grandmother of Kaela Grace, Andrew John and Benjamin David….

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Alexander Ian PURBRICK

PURBRICK Alexander Ian (Sandy) Long time school friend, many happy memories of a great mate. Jim Fogarty & the Fogarty family

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Alexander Ian PURBRICK

PURBRICK Alexander Ian (Sandy) 15.04.2017, age 46 Died peacefully at home with family after a long and courageous fight Much loved husband of Kate, father of Ted and Henry, son of Jo and Ian, brother of Virginia Guest and brother-in-law James, and brother of Richard and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Victor Ian SHADFORTH

SHADFORTH Victor Ian Hamilton Died on 14th April, aged 101 years and 9 months, surrounded by the love of his family and carers. Devoted husband of Patricia (dec). Dearly loved Father of Grace & David. Grandfather of Jenny & Robert, and David (dec). Great Grandfather of Tim &…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Victor Ian SHADFORTH

SHADFORTH Victor Ian Hamilton 6.7.1915 – 14.4.2017 Re-united with his beloved wife Pat. Loved and loving father of Beverley & Geoff. Grandfather of Greg & Lisa. Great Grandfather of Michelle, Kirsty & Cody. “To know him was to love him” Special thanks to Ray, Dara and the…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Alison STEVENS

STEVENS (nee Power) Alison (Bonnie) 09.04.1925 – 13.04.2017 Devoted daughter of Maude and James Power (both dec), sister of Peter. Special Auntie Bon to Mark Power. Beloved wife of Bill Stevens (dec). Much loved mother of Mary and Jamie. Loved Auntie Bon to Maureen, Stewart…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Leonard Gordon STEVENS

STEVENS Leonard Gordon 4.4.34 – 13.4.17 Passed away peacefully in his sleep. A dearly loved and loving husband of Beverley; a devoted father to John, Kerri and Sharyn. Loving father-in-law to Susie and grandad to Samantha, Edward, Ellie, Madeleine and Francis. A clever,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Leonard STEVENS

STEVENS The Funeral Service to celebrate the life of the late Mr Leonard Stevens will be held at the Phelan Chapel, Clarendon Street, Maryborough on FRIDAY (21st April 2017) at 2 pm. The cortege will then proceed to the Maryborough Cemetery. PHELAN FUNERALS Maryborough 5461…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Keith TURNBULL

TURNBULL Keith 10.05.1928 – 16.04.2017 Dearly loved and loving husband of Marj. Beloved father and father-in-law of Stuart and Mary; and Russell and Kazuyo. Cherished Pa of Siobhan and Imogen. Thank you to the staff of BUPA Caulfield for their care and support. A great…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Anne WILTON

WILTON Anne 4.7.1928 – 16.4.2017 Passed away peacefully. Remembered as the always effervescent Aunty to her nieces and nephews and their families. Edwina Hunt, Diana Bleakley, Robin Doyle, Fiona Doyle, Francesca Penfold, Dominic Doyle and Christian Doyle. With many thanks to…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Joy Emily WOOTTON

WOOTTON (nee James) The Funeral of Mrs. Joy Emily Wootton of Coongulla is appointed to leave St. James Anglican Church, Temple Street, Heyfield after a service commencing at 4 pm Tomorrow WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) for the Glenmaggie Cemetery. COL & PAL SEMMENS -Servicing…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Joy Emily WOOTTON

WOOTTON (nee James) Joy Emily Born 2nd July, 1928 Passed away 16th April, 2017 Beloved and loving wife of Ray for 66 years. Loving and loved Mother and Mother-in-law of John and Kavita; Sue-Almeda and Mike; Ann and Morris; and Howard and Sharon. Adoring Grandmother of Nick,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Peter WURF

WURF The Funeral Service for Mr. Peter Wurf will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 981 Burke Road, Camberwell on MONDAY (April 24th, 2017) commencing at 10 am. Private Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, donation envelopes to Cancer Council Australia will be available at…

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Peter Michael WURF

WURF Peter Michael 8.11.1948 – 15.4.2017 He passed away peacefully while surrounded by his family. He was dearly loved and he will be missed.

Published in The Age on Apr. 18, 2017.


Betty Margaret Cassidy

CASSIDY, Betty Margaret 11.05.1922 – 14.04.2017 Dearly loved wife of Brian (deceased). Loved mother of Susan and mother-in-law of Allen. Cherished grandmother of Michael, Tim, Andrew and their wives, great-grandmother of Joe, Neena Charlie, Tashi and Aimee. Family and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Hilton COOP

COOPS Hilton Frederick Passed away peacefully on 13th April 2017 in Southport, Queensland. Aged 94 years. Loving husband of Lois (deceased). He is survived by his son Greg, daughter-in-law Sheonagh and granddaughter Lauren. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Delia Craine

29.12.1924 – 16.4.2017 Passed away peacefully at John Paul Village Nursing Home, Heathcote. Loving wife of George (dec.), loving mother and mother in law of Deborah & Michael, Kathryn, Jeanette & Garry. Loving Nana to Aleisha, Sally, James & Claudia, & Naomi. Now…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Angela Theresa CUMMINS

CUMMINS, Angela Theresa. 20.7.1955 – 13.4.2017 Late of Croydon Park Loving mother to Lani, fond mother-in-Law to Belinda. Beloved daughter to Lucia and Franco, dearest sister to Enza, Lucy and Jo, and sister-in-law to Alan and Stephen, aunt to Sky, Chrissy, Alex and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Sheila GOODACRE

GOODACRE Sheila Therese 26.5.1927 – 15.4.2017 Late of Canowindra. Loved wife of Felix (deceased) and much loved mother and mother-in-law of John and Susan, Anne and Mick, Patricia and Rick, Therese, Helen and Bernie and Mary. Cherished Grandma to Mark, Jude and Alanna….

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Manfred HANDEL

HANDEL Manfred Albert 17.2.1942 – 15.4.2017 Loving husband and best friend to Ingrid, kind and caring father to Leon and Daniella and father-in-law to Cathy and Patrick. Beloved Opa to Celeste, Sylvie and Roxanne, Leni, Charlie and Oscar. A beautiful, generous man. You will…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


DR GEOFFREY ELLIS JORDAN

JORDAN, DR GEOFFREY ELLIS. Passed away 13th April 2017 Late of Toronto Aged 86 Years Loved and loving husband of NEROLI. Beloved stepfather of KATRINA. Loved and admired by all of his family. GEOFFREY’s Family wishes to advise a private service will be held. Relatives…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Hos Josephine Bridget

(nee Patmore) Born 14 August 1922 in Rothschild Ave Roseberry NSW. Passed away at the Regis Nedlands WA on 12 April 2017. Mother to Paul, Joanne and Tony. Mother in law to Ann, Mark and Kerry. Much loved Oma and loyal friend. Now resting in peace with her beloved husband…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Joyce KNEEVES

KNEEVES, Joyce. April 16, 2017 Late of Parramatta Loving wife of Bob (dec). Cherished mother of Carol and Neal (both dec) and Vicky. Mother-in-law of Robert. Beloved grand- mother of Janay, Lucas and Lauren. Great grand- mother of Taijan and Ryan. Aged 89 years Re-united…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Lynette Helen LANDERS

LANDERS, Lynette Helen. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Jason & Jacinta, Linda & Daniel, Jacinda & Jason. Cherished grandmother and great-grandmother, sister and friend. FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS Lynette’s family & friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Anne LOEWENTHAL

LOEWENTHAL Anne June (June) After the Service for Lady Loewenthal in Sydney at the Camellia Chapel of Macquarie Park Crematorium on WEDNESDAY, (19th April 2017) at 2.30 pm, there will be a Service of Thanksgiving in London. For information contact Andrew Loewenthal by email:…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.

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Donald Henry Philipp (Don)

Philipp, Donald Henry (Don) Aged 95 years 2/12th Field Ambulance – NX81193 Beloved husband of Joy (deceased), much loved father of Rosemary, Felicity, Craig and loved Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Loved by all and Forever in our Hearts Family and friends are…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Udo Seeger

Muched loved husband of Kim. Devoted dad to Ses, Alie and Trav. Always in the hearts of those who loved him. Friends are invited to celebrate his life at Macquarie Park, Camelia Chapel, Corner of Plassey and Delhi Road, North Ryde on Thursday 13th April, 2017, commencing…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald from Apr. 13 to Apr. 19, 2017.


Judith Anne SOMERS

SOMERS, Judith Anne 14th April 2017 Aged 86 years Late of Neutral Bay Beloved wife of Raymond (deceased). Loved mother of Peggy and Vivienne. Devoted and loving grandmother to Matthew, Beau and Abigail. The funeral service for Judith will be held in the Camellia Chapel…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


William “Bill” SYKES

SYKES, William George (Bill). Late of High Street, Willoughby Much loved and loving brother of Peter, Neon (dec), Elizabeth (dec), Patricia and Jennifer (dec) and treasured uncle to all his nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to attend Bill’s funeral service…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Rhondda Irene. Vassallo

Vassallo, Rhondda Irene Passed away peacefully, April 10, 2017. Aged 68 years Much loved and devoted wife, mother & mother-in-law and grandmother. Rhondda’s Funeral Service will be held at St Agnes Catholic Church, 509 Bunnerong Rd, Matraville on Thursday April 20, 2017…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


Stephen WHEATLEY

WHEATLEY Stephen Philip Passed away peacefully at home 29th March, 2017. Late of Greystanes. Stephen will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. Aged 46 years Now at Peace in God’s care Requiem Mass for the eternal repose of the soul of Stephen will be held at Our…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017.


John Henry WHITNEY (JACK)

NX 131725 WHITNEY, John Henry (JACK). April 10, 2017 Late of Revesby Heights Loving Husband of Ann. Cherished father of Andrew. Aged 95 years Forever in our hearts Family and friends of JOHN are invited to attend his funeral service to be held in the West Chapel of…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 18, 2017


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