Last Week Obituaries

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LAST WEEK:

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.


Edward Albert Beer

BEER A Thanksgiving Service to celebrate the life of Mr Edward Albert (Eddie) Beer will be held at the Forest Street Uniting Church, Forest Street, Bendigo on MONDAY WEEK (April 24th, 2017) at 11:30 am. A Private Cremation will precede the above. In lieu of flowers, a…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Edward Albert Beer

BEER Edward Albert (Eddie) At Hepburn House on April 10, 2017 Aged 87 years Dearly loved husband of Thelma (dec). Loved Father of Anthony, Shelley and Timothy. Much loved Grandpa of Lee, Sarah, Ashleigh, Greg, Craig, Kaitlyn, Ryan; Alex and Nicholas. Great-Grandpa of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


John Clarke

CLARKE John Staff at State Library Victoria send deepest sympathy to the family and friends of John Clarke. He was a regular visitor and good friend of the Library, and will be missed by many.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Euan John Dalrymple CRONE

CRONE Euan John Dalrymple (‘John’) Passed away suddenly at Box Hill Hospital on April 8th, 2017, Aged 75 years Beloved son of Jimmy and Gwen Crone (dec), loved and loving brother of Nina (dec.), Graeme and Eleanor. Fondly remembered by all his nephews and nieces.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Euan John CRONE

CRONE A Service Celebrating the Life of Euan John Dalrymple (‘John’) Crone will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 1048 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) at 10.00 a.m. Private Cremation

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Clifford Stanley Gilbert

GILBERT Clifford Stanley 24.12.28 – 08.04.17 Loving and dedicated father to Maree, father-in-law to Grant and beloved Pa to Sarah, Ethan and Chloe. My dear Dad was a true gentleman and was loved and admired by us all. His quiet enjoyment of Sunday nights will be…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Phyllis May Gilbert

GILBERT Phyllis May 03.05.1927 – 08.04.17 Dear and devoted mum to Maree, mother-in-law to Grant and loving Nana to Sarah, Ethan and Chloe. My dear Mum loved us fiercely and we loved her right back. She loved to make us laugh and laugh we did. We will miss her so very…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Robert Dudley Guerin

GUERIN Funeral Mass for the respose of the soul of Mr Robert Dudley Guerin will be offered at St Michael’s Catholic Church, 119 High Street, Berwick on THURSDAY (April 20th, 2017) at 10.30 am. At the conclusion of Mass the Funeral will leave for Burial at the Berwick…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Robert Dudley Guerin

GUERIN Robert Dudley 06.01.1930 – 12.04.2017 Much loved and loving husband for 60 years of Betty Claire and father of Brett, Julie, Jenny, Tim, Peter and Michael; and father-in-law of Janet, Steve, Michael, Reionee, Rachel and Kate. Wonderful brother-in-law of Marilyn….

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Joshua Harris

7.6.1979 – 15.4.2014 Our precious boy I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can be together all the time. A.A. Milne

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


James KELSO

KELSO James Dearly loved cousin of Marjorie and with heartfelt thanks for his faithful and lifelong love. Love to the girls and their families Rosie and Lynden Broadstock.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


James Cousley KELSO

KELSO James Cousley OAM ‘Jim’ Family and friends are warmly invited to celebrate Jim’s life at a Memorial Service to be held on Thursday 27 April 2017 at 1.30pm at Pymble Uniting Church, 1 Livingstone Avenue, Pymble. Privately cremated. GREGORY &…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


James Cousley Kelso

KELSO James Cousley OAM ‘Jim’ April 7, 2017 Aged 86 years Late of Pymble Loved and devoted husband of Dorothy (dec), loving father and father-in-law of Sally and David Carratt, Fiona and Finlay Crawford, Amanda and Richard Neville. Dearly loved grandfather of Lisa and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


James KELSO

KELSO James C. (Jim) Passed away peacefully on 7th April in Sydney. Dearly loved brother of Allen (dec.) and brother-in-law of Jenny. Inspiring & entertaining uncle to Wendy & James. Will be greatly missed. A truly wonderful man.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Maria Frances LIVY

LIVY (nee O’Connell) Maria Frances Passed away 12.4.2017. Loved and devoted sister and sister-in-law of Therese and Bernard Geary. Much loved Aunty Re of Andrea, Jacinta, Michael, David, Erin and their families. No more pain Rea. We will love and miss you always.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Beverley Eileen LYON

LYON Family and friends are invited to attend the funeral service for Mrs Beverley Eileen LYON to be held at Little River Anglican Church, Rothwell Road, Little River on WEDNESDAY (19th April) at 11.00am prior to a private cremation.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Beverley Eileen LYON (Hore)

LYON (nee Hore) Beverley Eileen 7.11.1929 – 9.4.2017 Loved and loving wife and best friend of Ian.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Lois Marjorie McLennan

McLENNAN (Fox) Lois Marjorie Passed away peacefully in her 93rd year. Loved wife of Bob. Devoted mother of Louise and Maree. Respected mother-in-law of Paul Brakenridge. Dearly loved Neena of Andrew and Jo, Stuart and Bridget, James and Amie, Charlotte and Josh and Christian….

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


D.E.A Morton

MORTON The Funeral to celebrate the life of Mr. D.E.A. (Tony) Morton will be held at the Anglican Christ Church, cnr Forest & Kennedy Streets, Castlemaine on FRIDAY (April 21st, 2017) commencing at 11 am. At the conclusion of the Service, refreshments will be served in the…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


D.E.A Morton

MORTON D.E.A. (Tony) Husband of Jenny. Father of Jonathan and Meme; and Rebecca. Grandfather of Sebastian; Zac and Lily. Dearly loved, Sadly missed.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


James MUNRO

MUNRO James AO Brigadier (Retd) 22.05.1921 – 07.04.2017 Jim’s early life was spent in Melbourne. He enlisted in the AIF in WW2 and in a lifelong army career retired as Director General of Supply Australian Army. His later life was spent in Canberra where he was a keen…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.

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Maria O’DONNELL

O’DONNELL Maria Fernanda Vigano Funeral Prayers will be offered at St Carthage’s Church 123 Royal Parade Parkville Thursday 20 April 2017 at 12.30 pm

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Peter PENNINGTON

PENNINGTON Peter Beloved husband of Anne, née Docker (dec.), loved brother-in-law of John Docker and Mary Paul and fond uncle of Guy Paul. Penno, we will miss your quirky humour and wise counsel.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Peter PENNINGTON

PENNINGTON Peter Stewart (Penno) Will always be remembered for your quick wit, jokes, advice & opinions, to young and old, on everything from wine & women to politicians and football and the emails. Will be sadly missed but never forgotten -Di & John – Sandy & Wes,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Peter PENNINGTON

PENNINGTON Peter Stewart (Penno) 24.11.44 – 13.4.17 Beloved son of Jack & Betty (both dec). Dearly loved husband of Anne (dec). Loved brother of Penny & Di. Brother in law of Dick & John – Mary & John (dec) & John. Uncle of James, Lisa, David, Marcus (dec). Sandy, Duncan…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Lois Verrell ROSS

ROSS Lois Verrell Born 11/12/1919 Cambridge, New Zealand Died 9/4/2017 Canberra, Australia Loving mother of Hilarie, Michael and Neil and mother-in-law of John and Paul. Grandmother of James, Ashley G., Luke, Emma, Matthew, Daniel and Ashley M., and great-grandmother of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Leonie RUTHERFORD

RUTHERFORD Funeral Mass for Sr Leonie RSJ will be offered at the Regional Chapel of St Joseph, 13 Havelock Road, Hawthorn East, on THURSDAY , (April 20th, 2017) at 10.30 am. Refreshments will follow Mass. The Funeral will then proceed for Burial at Melbourne General…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Leonie RUTHERFORD

RUTHERFORD Sr Leonie, RSJ Much loved Sister of St Joseph who passed away at Mary MacKillop Aged Care, Hawthorn East on 12th April, 2017 Born in Wonthaggi. Daughter of James Rutherford and Alice Martin Primary School teacher and principal, musician, parish worker in…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Frederick Michael Stammers

STAMMERS Family and friends are invited to attend the Service to Remember the life of Frederick Michael Stammers, to be held in the Bamford Chapel, 12-14 Emily Street, Seymour on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) commencing at 2.00 pm. A Private Cremation will follow.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Frederick Michael Stammers

STAMMERS Frederick Michael RAAF 121015 20.10.1924 – 11.04.2017 Loved husband of Gwenda (dec). Loved father and father-in-law of Gay and David, Mark and Brenda, Alicia and Wayne, Diana and Jeff and their families. Last surviving child of Mary and Robert Stammers. Loved…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Frances TOLHURST

TOLHURST Frances Winifred 26.11.1923 – 10.04.2017 We farewell a gentle, beautiful woman, our mother, grandma and great-grandma. She was “the best” and will remain in our hearts always. – Tina, Jenny, Cathy, David and families.

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Frankie TOLHURST

TOLHURST A Memorial Service in celebration of Frances’ life will be held at Tobin Brothers Reflections of Life Chapel, 816 Doncaster Road, Doncaster (corner D’Arcy Street), on THURSDAY (April 20th, 2017) at 2.00 pm. Privately Cremated

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Patricia Margaret WEST

WEST Patricia ‘Pat’ Margaret 5th December 1929 – 12th April 2017 Passed away at Moyneyana House, Port Fairy. Aged 87 years Loved and loving wife of James William ‘Jim’ (dec.). Adored mother and mother- in-law of Chris and Maggie, Peter and Maree, Brian and Chen, Maurice, Rita…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Rona WIGGINS

WIGGINS Relatives and friends of the late Mrs. Rona Wiggins are advised that her Funeral Service and Committal is appointed to take place at the Doveton Park Funeral Centre, 1251 Doveton Street, North Ballarat on THURSDAY (April 20th, 2017) commencing at Two (2:00) pm. For…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Rona WIGGINS

WIGGINS Rona To our beautiful, courageous and strong wife, mum and friend. You are now in peace my darling. You were one of the most amazing souls that this earth could have and it is a duller place now that you have spread your wings. We love you with all our heart and miss…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


David Fletcher WILSON

WILSON David Fletcher Died peacefully after a long but well fought battle. Beloved father of Deborah, Fiona, Melissa, Andrew and Simon and father-in-law of Grant, Deanne, Kevin and Larry. Much loved grandfather of Cameron, Katrina, Amelia, Joshua, Hannah and Jeffrey. You will…

Published in The Age on Apr. 15, 2017.


Ian BARTRIM

BARTRIM Ian Stanley 07.09.1942 – 06.04.2017 Beloved husband of Sandra. Most loved and loving father and father-in-law of Lynden & Darren and Paula & Ben. Loved, treasured and adored grandad of Sam, Carly, Jamie and Leona. Ian will be deeply missed by all his family and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Laurel Adeline BEASZANT

BESZANT, Laurel Adeline.’Toni’ 15/09/1926-10/04/2017 Late of Mt Kuring-Gai Dearly loved wife of Frank (dec). Loved mother and mother-in-law of Colin and Liz. Cherished Nanna of Joanne, Zachary, Annamieka and Eilis and their partners. Great Nanna to Kaitlyn, Isabella, Jacoba,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


John Benson

Benson, John April 12th, 2017 Late of Miranda Beloved husband of Wilma. Loving father of Peter (dec), Shan and Melissa. Proud grandfather of Samantha. Aged 88 Years Forever In Our Hearts Relatives and friends of John are kindly invited to attend his Funeral Service to be…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Leslie BIRD

NX 152055 BIRD, Leslie. 27.07.1923 – 07.04.2017 Late of Auburn Aged 93 Loving husband of Lilian (dec). Adored father to Stephen, Brad and daughter in law Sharon. Grandfather of Jessica, Brearna, Sam and Hayden. Great Grandfather of Oslo and Parks. The funeral service…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Olga Dorothy BLACK

BLACK, Olga Dorothy. Passed away peacefully 8th April 2017 Aged 96 Years Loved by all her family and friends. Forever in our hearts. Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Olga’s life which will be held in its entirety at the Ryde Parramatta Golf Club,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Silvano BORDIGNON

BORDIGNON, Silvano. 21/12/1926-09/04/2017 Pased away peacefully surrounded by family. Loving husband of Marcia. Father of Karen and Linda. Grandfather of Julian and Olivia. Uncle to Italo and Jeanette. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend Silvano’s funeral service…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Una Margaret BOWERING

BOWERING, Una Margaret 9th April, 2017 Aged 89 Years Dearly beloved wife of John (deceased). Much loved mother of Margaret-Ellen and Jack, Simon and Margie, Bill and Yai, Jacqueline and Alan, Sarah and Brad. Loving Grandma of 13 and Great Grandma of 8. Loved sister,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Wanda Greta BOYD

BOYD, Wanda Greta 14.11.1928 – 11.04.2017 Aged 88 years Late of Mona Vale. Formerly of Pymble and Geelong. Much loved wife of John (dec). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Callum and Wendy, Garth (dec) and Simon. Proud grandmother of Garth. Last of the Searle Eleven A…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Ruth Evelyn BRADSHAW

BRADSHAW Ruth Evelyn 25.02.1932 – 09.04.2017 Devoted wife of Brion. Much loved Mother of Susan, Linda and Merrill. Adored Nana of Hannah, Todd, Kylie, Rachael, Jessie, Mitchell, Lousie and Ryan. Great Grandmother of Siena. “At Rest” Aged 85 years Ruth’s family and friends…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Jill BROWNE

BROWNE (nee Kirby) Jill Miriam Alberta 09.11.1935 – 11.04.2017 Family and friends are respectfully invited to a service to remember the life of Jill Browne of Leichhardt. Jill’s Service will be held on FRIDAY (April 21st, 2017) at 11 am in the South Chapel at Northern…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Noela Helen CARTER

CARTER, Noela Helen Passed away peacefully on the 8th April 2017, aged 86 years. Beloved wife of Fred, much loved sister of Don (deceased) and sister-in-law Betty. Cherished by her relatives and friends. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend Noela’s Funeral…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Malcolm Coppleson

Professor Malcolm Coppleson AO MBBS (Hons) MD (Sydney) FRACOG FRCOG CGO Died peacefully in his sleep April 10, 2017. Beloved husband of Patricia (deceased) for 50 years. Loving father and father-in-law of Mark, Victoria and Iggy, Richard and Jade. Grandfather of Henry,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


William Harold COX (Bill)

COX, William Harold (Bill). Peacefully passed away April 10th, 2017. Late of Kanwal, formerly of Noraville and Epping. Deeply loved husband of Cath. Loving father and father in-law of Sandra and Kevin and Jeff (dec). Devoted grandfather of Kylie, Shannon and Scott. Proud…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Ruskin John Jowett DAVIS

DAVIS, Ruskin John Jowett. Passed away peacefully on 13th April, 2017 in his one hundred and first year. Beloved husband of Betty, wonderful father and father-in-law of Roger and Pamela, Philip and Carrie, Richard and Kim, and dear grandfather of their children Courtney,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Thelma Irene Dunn

Dunn, Thelma Irene. 19.12.1929 – 8.4.2017 Late of Willoughby Beloved wife of Keith(dec). Dearly Loved and Cherished Mother of Bruce and Andrew. Mother in Law to Lyn and Clare. Grand Mother to Jane, Susan, Anna, James and Angus. Many happy memories …

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Leslie Vernon Edmonds

EDMONDS, Leslie Vernon Late of St Ives Chase 15.12.1921 – 4.4.2017 Loving husband of Bobbie. Much loved father of Gary and father-in-law of Bev. Loved Grandpa of Ashley and Bryce. Privately Cremated. ALBERT & MEYER AUSTRALIAN OWNED Thornleigh 9484 3992

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


David Edmund EGLON

EGLON, David Edmund. April 9, 2017 Late of Granville Beloved husband of June. Loving father and father-in-law of Lisa, Stuart, Michael and Amanda. Devoted Grandad to James, Lachlan, Olivia, Harrison and Alexander. Aged 80 years Rest in Peace Family and friends of DAVID are…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Chalys FARCKENS

FARCKENS, Chalys. 06.08.1927 – 06.04.2017 Chalys died peacefully at Greenwood Aged Care Facility on 06.04.2017. Loved wife of Ken (deceased) and loving mother & mother-in-law of Janine & Peter Mottee and Debbie & Brad Farckens and their families. Privately Cremated. In…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Albert Edward FINLAY

FINLAY, Albert Edward Passed away peacefully 7th April 2017 Late of Budgewoi Dearly loved husband of Barbara (dec). Loving father of Waverley and Jonathan. Sadly missed by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A funeral service for Albert will be held on Wednesday…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Helen FLYNN

HELEN FLYNN Passed away peacefully 12 April 2017 Aged 67 years Much loved mother of Rowena, Gregory and Katherine. Mother-in-law of Nicholas and Nanna to Jessica, Cameron and Isabelle. A service to celebrate Helen’s life will be held in the North Chapel, Northern Suburbs…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Leon Donald GARTRELL

GARTRELL, Leon Donald Aged 63 Years Loved partner of Tony. Devoted brother of Kelvin, Louise and their families. A good friend of many. Family and friends are invited to farewell LEON at the South Chapel, Woronora Crematorium, Linden St, Sutherland on Thursday April 20,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Reita Joyce GEE

GEE, Reita Joyce Died peacefully on Thursday 6/04/17. Loving partner of Les and mother of Julie and Janice. Grandmother of four and great grandmother of seven. Aged 94 years Deeply Loved and Remembered. Family and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service for…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Veronica Mary GORMAN

GORMAN (nee Moore) Veronica Mary Formerly of Mt Convenient, Sarina, Queensland. Cherished Wife of Brian. Wonderful Mum to Rachel, Justine, Louise and Benjamin. Beautiful Nanna to Emil and Oliver. Passed away peacefully at home on Monday the 10th April 2017. Aged 69…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 15, 2017.


Denis George

GEORGE Denis Beloved brother-in-law to Keith and Isabel (dec) Quirk. Loving uncle to Ann, Bernard, Michael, Elizabeth, Sharon, Gregory and Christopher and their families. Rest In Peace Den.

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Lawrence Albert HILL

HILL A Service to Celebrate the Life of Lawrence Albert (Larry) Hill will be held at the Russell Brothers Chapel, Mentone on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 2 pm. Followed by refreshments. Private Cremation No flowers by request. Donations in lieu to Ovarian Cancer…

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Sidney HILL
HILL Sidney 14.04.2016 My darling husband and father, we miss you so much. Not a day goes by that we don’t think of you and remember your love. – Marcia, Andrew and Christopher

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Francis Paul MANNING

MANNING Francis (Paul) Orrock Formerly of Moorabbin Passed away peacefully at Harmony Village Aged Care Facility, Shepparton on the 11th of April 2017 aged 92 years. Loving husband of Phyllis. Loved and loving father to Creagh, Dean and Lyndon. Cherished father-in-law of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Bronwyn 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) on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 10.30 am. Private Cremation In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Leukaemia…

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Bronwyn MYERS

Farewell to a funny and talented scientist, musician, mother and wife, with a heart of pure goodness. Our thoughts are with Dick, Emma and Jack, with love from Jamie, Susan and family.

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Bronwyn Myers

30/11/1957 – 11/4/2017 Beloved daughter of Doug & Nancy Myers (dec.), dearly loved sister of Rosemary, cherished wife of Dick, adored mother of Emma & Jack, beloved aunt of Lachlan, much loved sister-in-law to Garry, Andrew & Dean and cherished daughter-in-law of Joy…

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Francis PIDGEON

PIDGEON CSsR Fr Francis James Passed away 9th April. Loved brother of Margaret, John (dec), Noel (dec) and Pauline. Rest In Peace.

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Jeanette PRICE

PRICE Jeanette On 10th April 2017 Our darling sister and Auntie, who lived life guided by love, respect, dignity and harmony. Her beauty, courage, grace and determination is an inspiration to all. -Elizabeth, Barrie, John, Margie, Cordelia, Tashi, Dexter, Stephen, Katharina,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


Terence Francis SWANSON

SWANSON Terence (Terry) Francis 11.12.1933 – 11.4.2017 Loving husband of Suzie (dec) and father of Julie, Belinda, Vanessa and Scott, and father-in-law of Daryl. Loving and proud Grandfather of Suzie, James, Aiden and Caitlin. Adored and dearly loved husband of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 14, 2017.


MADELINE AIKEN

18.8.40-14.4.14 I miss you Mum, love Lukie

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 14, 2017.


Miervaldis BALODIS

BALODIS The Funeral Service for Mr Miervaldis Balodis will be held at the Latvian Lutheran Church of Holy Cross, 40 Warrigal Road Surrey Hills on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) commencing at 2 pm followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Occupation…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Bruce Bell

A celebration of Bruce’s life will be held in The Long Room at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Thursday 20th April at 5.30 pm, following a private graveside service. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Bruce to Alzheimer’s Victoria. Envelopes will be available at…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Olive CARTER

CARTER The Funeral Service for Mrs Olive Carter will be held at the Tongan Uniting Church, cnr Balwyn Rd and Erica Street, Canterbury on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) at 2 pm. Private Cremation In lieu of flowers, a donation to The Freemasons Homes in memory of Olive would be…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


John CLARKE

CLARKE John The Board of the Western Port Seagrass Partnership notes with sadness the passing of one of our founding Directors and Trustees, John Clarke. John’s contributions to the protection of the wonderful ecosystem of Western Port were much appreciated. Our Board…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


John Clarke

A dear friend of Cancer Council Victoria. His wit and humility will be missed. Biting comedy from a generous heart. Our condolences to family members – Todd Harper and Cancer Council Victoria staff.

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Denis John George

GEORGE The Funeral Service for Denis John George will be held at W.D Rose Funerals, 139 Marriage Rd, Brighton onWEDNESDAY (19.04.2017) commencing at 2.30 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Alzheimer’s Australia would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Denis John George

GEORGE Denis John 03.09.1941 – 10.04.2017 Loving son of Jack and Clarice George (both dec). Loving and adored husband of Maureen. Beloved father of Anna and Beth. Father-in-law of Jason and Peter. And loved grandfather of Jem, Lachie, Nicolas and Gabriel. Held dear,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Denis GEORGE

GEORGE Denis Beloved and much respected uncle of Ann and John and great uncle to the Cockshott Family.

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Peter GILL

GILL Peter N Half a century of great friendship, shared travels and memorable reds. You are sadly missed. Deepest sympathy to Margaret and the family. – Naylors

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Helena GILLIES

GILLIES Helena The directors, members and staff of the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council note with great sadness the passing of our friend and colleague Helena Gillies, and express our sincere condolences to her family. We will remember Helena for her loyalty and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Deborah GREIG

GREIG Deborah Farewell to Deborah, my lovely sister-in law. She always welcomed me with a smile when I dropped in for a chat, a cuppa, and her delicious home made goodies. I loved her and will remember her always. Much love to Dave, Kylie, Rennie and Jo. From Lindy, Tony,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Nancy HARRIS

HARRIS Nancy Alberta Clare Passed away peacefully on 11 April,2017. Much loved wife of Russell (dec.) and mother of Ross, Philip, Chris and Geoff. Dearly cherished by her 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Nancye HARRIS

HARRIS A Memorial Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Mrs Nancye Alberta Clare HARRIS will be held in St John’s Uniting Church, Virginia St Mount Waverley on THURSDAY (April 20, 2017) commencing at 2.00 p.m. Private Burial. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Donald McLeod MARLES

MARLES Donald McLeod OAM Geelong Grammar School remembers Don with fond gratitude for his multifarious service through 24 years from 1955, latterly as Acting Headmaster for much of 1978. A gifted teacher of Mathematics, he was also a highly talented coach of several…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Donald McLeod MARLES

MARLES Donald McLeod OAM The Committee and Members of Friends of the Elms are deeply saddened by the sudden passing of our treasurer and dear friend Don Marles. Don held the position of Hon Treasurer for almost 20 years. We remember with affection his common sense, humour and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Peter MEYER

MEYER A Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Mr Peter McRae MEYER will be held in the Anglican Church of St Stephen and St Mary, 383 High Street Rd Mount Waverley (please enter via Park Rd and Norman Crt) on WEDNESDAY (April 19, 2017) at 12 noon. A Private Burial will…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Peter Meyer

MEYER Peter In loving memory of Peter Meyer and the many many happy years of fun family times with the Lindholms. A busy life well lived. Love to all the Meyer Clan from Margaret, Jenny, Cathie, John, David and families.

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Peter McRae MEYER

MEYER Peter McRae Long time dear friend of McNie’s. Our love and sympathy to Dawn, Fiona, Natalie, Alastair and families.

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Maria Fernanda O’DONNELL

O’DONNELL (Vigano) Maria Fernanda Peacefully and calmly on 8th April 2017 In her 100th year

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Patricia Noreen RYAN

RYAN A Memorial Service for Mrs Patricia Noreen Ryan will be held in the W.D. Rose Chapel, 339 Warrigal Road, Burwood on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) at 2:30 pm. A Service to commit her ashes will take place at the Tower Hill Cemetery on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 2:00…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Patricia Noreen Ryan

RYAN Patricia Noreen Of Burwood, formerly Illowa and Tower Hill. On April 11, 2017 Aged 92 years. Cherished wife of Gordon (dec). Wonderful mother of David, Bruce and Judy. Very special Nana Pat to Kaly, Aren, Alexandra and Gordie and fond mother-in-law to Donna and Robyn….

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Heather SANDS

SANDS Relatives and friends of Mrs Heather Gowangardie Sands are invited to attend a light luncheon at 12.30 pm on EASTER MONDAY (April 17th 2017), at the Caniambo Hall, Bridge Road, to celebrate Heather’s life. A private interment will precede the luncheon. Merritt Funeral…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Heather SANDS

SANDS (nee McCallum) Heather Gowangardie Passed away 7th April 2017. Aged 94 years. Wife of Robert (dec). Mother and mother-in-law of Robert and Helen, Elizabeth and Philip, Andrew and Claire (dec) and Donald and Judith. Grandmother of Anita and Katrina, Alexander (wife…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.

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Terence Swanson

SWANSON Terence F Dear friend and neighbour – time to rest. The Honig Family

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Terry Swanson

SWANSON A Service to Celebrate the Life of Mr Terry Swanson will be held in the Wattle Park Chalet, 1012 Riversdale Road, Surrey Hills on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 1.30 pm, following which, the refreshments will be served. Private Burial.

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Leon Roy WILLIAMS

WILLIAMS Funeral Mass to celebrate the life of Mr Leon Roy (Whisky) Williams, will be held at Sir Ian McLennan, Mooroopna on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017), commencing at 1 pm. After which the cortege will leave for the Mooroopna Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Leon Roy WILLIAMS

WILLIAMS Leon Roy (OAM & AFSM) 30.08.1939 – 10.04.2017 Passed away peacefully at the Epworth Hospital Richmond, surrounded by loving family. Dearly loved husband of Mary. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Grant and Bron, Dean and Debbie and Kent. Cherished Pa to…

Published in The Age on Apr. 13, 2017.


Howard BERSTEN

BERSTEN Howard Geoffrey Late of Bronte Passed away suddenly on 8 April 2017 Aged 63 years Cherished and precious husband of Michelle. Dearly loved son of Audrey and Norman (dec). Loving brother of Malcolm. Proud Uncle of Nick, Amy, Jacob and Sarah. Howard’s relatives,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


Edrith Ann BROOKS

BROOKS, Edrith Ann Known as Dickie. Died peacefully on 10 April 2017 after a short illness, aged 90 years. Devoted wife of Dr John Seymour Brooks (deceased). Dearly loved mother of Bill and Rod, and mother-in-law of Alasdair and Carol. Loving grandmother of Eliza, Edward and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


John EVANS

EVANS John Richard Passed away peacefully at home 9th April 2017 aged 94 years. Loving husband of Rosemary and much loved father to Barry, Richard, Linda and Sally. Grandfather to Ben, Nick, Katie, Rosie, Hannah, Zac, Nat, Jordie and Tara and Great Grandfather to…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


James EVERARD

EVERARD James Richard 20.9.1933 – 9.4.2017 Very much loved husband of Merle, stepfather of Diana, Roderick, Andrew and Jason. A generous man in everything he did, with laughter and caring thoughts for everyone. His grandchildren Hester, Miriam, Laurence, Hamish, Scarlett,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


Glen KILMURRAY

KILMURRAY, Glen Patricia 06/06/1946-02/04/2017 Aged 70 Late of Kensington Mother of Shane and Dean. Grandmother of Brooke, Lily, Zac and Tyla. Mother-in-Law of Susan and Lisa. Friend to many A Requiem Mass will be offered for GLEN on Tuesday 18th April at 11am in Our Lady…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


HENRY HARVEY “HARRY” LINKINS

Aged 99 years. Late of Miranda. Formerly of Portsmouth England. Much loved husband of Nancy (dec.), father of Susan and Richard, father in law of Larraine, grandfather of Andrew, Kate and Mary. A gentleman in every way. Died on 30th March 2017. Privately cremated as per his…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


James NICHOLSON

NICHOLSON James A Service for James will be held within Oatley Uniting Church, cnr Frederick & Letitia Sts, Oatley, tomorrow, THURSDAY (April 13th, 2017) commencing at 10.30 am. Private Cremation. MANNINGS FUNERALS 9555 7551 9555 7092

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


William PETERS

433877 PETERS William Charles ‘Bill’ Black Cats Navigator 2nd April 2017 Late of Currarong Formerly of Ashfield Loving husband of Valda (dec). Father of Bill (Jnr). Grandpa of Krys, Jordan & Nick. Great grandpa of Patrick & Jackson. ‘Just flown away’ Aged 91…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 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.


Hugh “Hughie” SMITH

Hughie passed away peacefully in the morning of 11th April 2017. Aged 90 years he was the loving husband for 60 years to Margaret and much loved father to Hal and Gail, Father in law to Greg. A private service will take place on Wednesday 19th April at 2.00 pm.

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


Betty Irene WRAY

WRAY, Betty Irene. Passed away peacefully on April 7, 2017. Beloved wife of John (dec). Dearly loved mother of Peter (dec) and Tony. Proud and devoted Grandma of Nathan, Ryan, Jack and Courtney. Aged 85 Years Betty’s family and friends are warmly invited to attend a…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 13, 2017.


Barbara Joan Beck

BECK A Service celebrating the life of Barbara Joan Beck will be held in the Allison Monkhouse Brighton Chapel, 124 Carpenter Street, Brighton on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) commencing at 2.00 p.m. Private Cremation

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Bruce Kelm Bell

16-11-1945 – 8.4.2017 Adored husband of May (deceased) & Helen Big brother to Lawrence Devoted father to Simon, Andrew, Mark, Tim & Katrina Loved father-in-law to Esther, Cazzandra, Tara & Lauren Funny & mischievous Poppa to Jordan, Felix, Silas, May, Anoushka,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Marie Therese BERGIN

BERGIN A Requiem Mass for the Repose of the Soul of Mrs Marie Therese Bergin will be offered at St Peter’s Catholic Church, 844 Centre Road Bentleigh East on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) at 12.00 pm. Following light refreshments the cortege will proceed to Springvale…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Marie Therese BERGIN

BERGIN (nee Minogue) Marie Therese Passed away on 10th April 2017 at St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne after many years of medical challenges. Beloved daughter of Ann & Daniel Minogue, Sister to Noreen, Kathleen, Matthew (all deceased) & Margaret (NZ). Devoted wife of 59…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


John CLARKE

CLARKE John Valued client and wonderful friend. The Australian screen industry has lost one of its finest talents. – Ian Robertson

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


John Clarke

Not only a brilliant satirist and comedian, but also a visionary thinker and powerful advocate for environmental conservation. He will be deeply missed by the Swan, Birtley and Roberts families. Sincere condolences to Helen and family.

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Nola Joy COSTANTINO

COSTANTINO (nee Melbourne) Nola Joy Much loved sister of Ian, sister-in-law of Judy and aunt to Carolyn, Clinton, Michele and Graham, great aunt to Nicole. So sadly her life has ended. We will always remember her with much love.

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Richard GAIR

GAIR The Funeral Service for Mr Richard Gair of Boolarra and Mallacoota will leave St Peters Anglican Church, Mallacoota on WEDNESDAY (April 26th, 2017) after a service commencing at 1:00 pm for the Mallacoota Cemetery. A Memorial Service for Richard will also be held at the…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Richard Faraday GAIR

GAIR Richard Faraday of Boolarra & Mallacoota 8.2.1940 – 6.4.2017 Cherished and much loved husband of Helen for 54 wonderful years. Very much loved father of Peter, David, Tony & Emmanuelle. Adored Pop to Liam and Lara. Special thanks to Dr Juliusz Buras & especially Dr…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Peter GILL

GILL Peter Normanton We will miss you but remember you always, dear friend. You’ve always been such great company. Our love to Margaret and the family. -Dorothy and Ian

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Jean GULLIFER

GULLIFER Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Jean Gullifer will be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, 47 Stanhope St, Malvern on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 11.00 a.m. Following the Service, the cortege will proceed to Springvale Botanical Cemetery, 600…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Jean GULLIFER

GULLIFER Jean After 96 years, our beautiful mother and matriarch of the family passed away peacefully on April 9, 2017 Reunited with Dad and our brother Robert. Dearly loved wife of the late Johnny, proud mum of Robert (dec.), Virginia and Jayne. Mother-in-law to Debbie,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Peter Isaacson

ISAACSON Peter AM The Cairnmillar Institute Council and staff acknowledge with thanks and gratitude the enduring contribution to the Institute of Peter Isaacson AM as both Chairman and Council Member. His involvement and support over many years has resulted in the vibrant…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Margaret Frances King

KING (Knox) The Funeral of Mrs Margaret Frances King of Bairnsdale, will arrive at the Bairnsdale Lawn Cemetery on WEDNESDAY (April 19th) at 11.00 am for a Graveside Service. A Thanksgiving Service for Margaret will follow at the Bairnsdale Uniting Church, Great AlpineRoad,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Margaret KING

KING (Knox) Margaret Frances of Bairnsdale. 10.08.1924 – 10.04.2017 Loved wife of Don McRae (dec.) and Alf King (dec.). Loving mother of Elizabeth and Philip, Chris and Tricia, and Alison. Nanna of Andrew, Joanna and Craig, Kathryn and Dave, Megan and Vik; Ewen, Hannah…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Donald MARLES

MARLES Donald McLeod OAM We are saddened by the passing of Don, an esteemed colleague, a man of great humility, and a wonderful friend. He contributed so much to his beloved Trinity. We will miss his warmth and companionship. We extend our heartfelt sympathies to his…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Mcleod MARLES

MARLES A Funeral Service to Honour and Remember the Life of Donald McLeod Marles will be held in the Trinity Grammar School Chapel, Charles Street, Kew, on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) at 2.00 pm. Privately Cremated

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Peter MEYER

MEYER Peter McRae Peter – your colleagues from the Primary Inspectorate of the Education Department of Victoria say their farewells to our greatly loved and respected colleague and friend. We acknowledge your significant contribution to the education of Victorian children in…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Peter MEYER

MEYER Peter McRae Our dear Peter at rest. Loving thoughts to Dawn, Fiona, Natalie, Alastair and families. -Anne & Keith

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


John Joseph O’LEARY

O’LEARY Requiem Mass for the Repose of the Soul of Mr John Joseph O’Leary will be offered at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 3 The Parade, Yea on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) at 11.00 a.m. A Private Cremation will follow. Heritage & Heritage Funerals Lilydale 03 9739 7799

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


John Joseph O’LEARY

O’LEARY John Joseph 05.09.1939 – 10.04.2017 Late of Yea Formerly of Tocumwal Passed away peacefully in Yea Hospital Loved husband of Annette, treasured father of Carolyn, Kate, Therese, Elizabeth, Fiona, Ruth and Jane. Admired father-in-law of Simon, Cameron, John, Charles,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Nigel Peck

PECK Mr Nigel AM The Council of Trustees and the staff of the National Gallery of Victoria are saddened by the passing of Mr Nigel Peck AM – an Honorary Life Benefactor of the NGV Foundation. We extend our sincere condolences to Mrs Patricia Peck and family at this time….

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Margery Stewart RIX

RIX Family and friends are invited to attend a Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of Miss Margery Stewart RIX to be held at Aberdeen Street Baptist Church, 7 Aberdeen St, Newtown (Geelong) on TUESDAY (18th April) at 10.30am. PRIVATE CREMATION In lieu of flowers, donations in…

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Margery Stewart RIX

RIX Margery Stewart On 10th April 2017, peacefully at Geelong. Dearly beloved daughter of the late Albert and May RIX. Loving sister of Ronald (dec). Reunited with her loved ones.


Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Peter Michael Vaskess

VASKESS Peter Michael 22.5.1954 – 8.4.2017 Died suddenly last Saturday Devoted and loving father to Sean. Adored stepfather to Leah and Luke. Much loved brother of Robin, Sandie, David, Neil, Ian, Penny and Tina and brother in law to Bruce, Lesley, Catriona and Dave….

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Peter WEBB

WEBB Peter Fond memories of our brave and talented cousin. – Fay, Judith, Anne, Bruce, Elizabeth, Graham.

Published in The Age on Apr. 12, 2017.


Rae ALLEN

Rae Allen 23.07.1921 – 09.04.2017 Late of Mosman. Much loved wife of Trevor (deceased). Dearly loved and missed by Jill, Edward and Rick. Predeceased by her son Trevor Anthony. Cherished grandma of Benjamin, Nicholas, Zoe, Polly, William, Katherine, Nicholas, Elizabeth and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Grace ANDERSON

ANDERSON Grace Margaret 8.4.1933 – 9.4.2017 Late of Belfield Loving partner of Max, much loved mother of Stephen, Lorraine, Peter and adored grandmother. Family and friends of Grace are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of her Life to be held in the East Chapel of…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Daniel BAGDON

BAGDON, Daniel. Passed away peacefully April 4, 2017 Very proud father of Maximus. Much loved son of Victor and Susan. Loved brother & brother-in-law of Alison & Terence. Fun loving uncle of Felix. Treasured grandson of Irene. Aged 40 years. Mass of Christian Burial for…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.

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Ken BELL

BELL Kenneth Wellesley Late of Killarney Vale Much loved husband to Gay (dec). Treasured by all who knew him. Aged 89 years Ken’s family and friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of his life to be held in the Hillside Chapel at Palmdale Lawn Cemetery &…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Gary Michael BISHOP

BISHOP, Gary Michael. Aged 60 years Late of Waitara, formerly of Melbourne and Adelaide. Loved father of Erin and father-in-law of Jeremy. Loving brother to Wendy, Peter, Robyn and their families. Beloved son of Joy and Reg (deceased). Gone to join the Big Band in the sky …

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


John Francis BLENCH

BLENCH, John Francis. Passed away 10th April, 2017. Loving husband of Jill. Dearly loved father, father in law, and Poppy of Lee, Kim, Bob, Kristy, Michael, Lauren and Kirralee. Aged 85 years John’s family and friends are warmly invited to attend his Funeral Service…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Diane BURKE-ROBERTSON

BURKE-ROBERTSON Diane Madeline 13.07.1946 – 31.03.2017 Forever on our hearts Family and friends of Diane are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of her Life to be held in the South Chapel of Northern Suburbs Crematorium, 199 Delhi Rd, North Ryde on THURSDAY (April…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Mary CAMPBELL

CAMPBELL Mary Shirley (Mary) 8th April 2017 Late of Coogee Beloved wife of Terry (dec). Loving mother of Terry, David, Carolyn and Timothy (dec). Devoted Marmee of their families. Loving sister of Moira and Greg. Aged 91 years Rest In Peace Requiem Mass for the eternal…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Diana DODD

DODD Diana Edith Passed away peacefully April 9th, 2017 Late of Eastwood Devoted and loving wife of the late Brian Dodd. Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of David and Diana, Moya and Don. Devoted Nanny of Cameron, Warwick, Alana and Dana. Always loved and sadly…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Elizabeth Anne DUNN

DUNN, Elizabeth Anne. “Anne” April 9, 2017 Much loved wife of John. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Angela and Mick, Jennifer and Cameron, and Matthew. Devoted Grandma of Joshua and Zachary. Forever In Our Hearts And Thoughts Anne’s family and friends are invited to…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Roger Arthur FISHBURN

FISHBURN, Roger Arthur 22.10.1923-10.04.2017 Beloved husband of Vivienne and wonderful father and father-in-law of Brian and Kathy, Jean and Ted, Janet and Jonathan. Much loved grandfather of Nicholas, Michael, Alison, Michael, Olivia and Joshua. Grateful thanks to the Staff…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


John Joseph FLETCHER

FLETCHER, John Joseph 1.12.1947 – 9.4.2017 Devoted husband of Jean. Loved and loving father of Terese and Julieanne, Mark and Daniel and proud Grandad of Dominic, Rose, Josh and Dylan. He will always be in our hearts. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Bettye HARCUS

HARCUS Bettye Rendall 5.1.1923 – 7.4.2017 Late of Bowral Formerly of Ashfield Beloved daughter of George and Catherine Harcus (both dec). Loving sister of Jean, Catherine and Georgie (all dec). Fond aunt of Ian and Peter Spencer and Cathie, Jocelyn and John Sinfield….

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald from Apr. 8 to Apr. 12, 2017.


Ralph HILL

HILL Ralph Sidney 9th April 2017 Aged 90 Years Dearly loved husband of Elaine for 65 years. Loved father of Stephen and Lynne. Father-in-law of Maryan and Glenn. Much loved Da of James, Tyler, Timothy, Matthew and Kate. Ralph will be sadly missed by his extended family and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Peter Alan. McHEYZER

McHEYZER, Peter Alan. Passed away peacefully on 7 April, 2017 Aged 65 years Beloved father of Andrew, Chad, Tanya, Scott, Samantha, Tracy, Casey and their partners and loving grandfather of fifteen grandchildren. Much loved brother of Caryl, Margaret, Janice, Faye, Gale,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Lurline McLEAN

McLEAN nee Webb Lurline Estelle Late of Castle Hill Much loved and adored wife of Jack, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Family and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Service to be held in the West Chapel of Pinegrove Crematorium, Kington St, Minchinbury…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Gerard MEEHAN

MEEHAN Gerard John “Gerry” 25.09.1931 – 08.04.2017 Died peacefully at Ballina, formerly of Cronulla. Son of Charles and Zoe, Brother of Barry and Marie all of whom are deceased. He is survived by his eldest Brother Peter, his 6 Nieces and Nephews, Janette, Phillip and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Clare Elizabeth. PHELPS

PHELPS Clare Elizabeth Clare Elizabeth Phelps passed away peacefully on April 10th 2017 following her battle with cancer. Much loved wife of Tony. Adored mother to Sean, Brigid, Angus and Grace. Sadly missed by the Phelps and Connelly clans. A funeral service will be…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Helen PHILLIPS

PHILLIPS Helen 10th April 2017 Loving wife of Peter (dec). Devoted mother of Michael, Athena, George and Miriam. Loving grandmother of their families. Aged 96 Years May Her Memory Be Eternal Helen’s relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Service to be held…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Kharma SUKARI

SUKARI Kharma 08.05.1926 – 10.04.2017 Aged 90 Late of Thornleigh Dearly loved wife of John (dec). Much loved mother of Louie (dec), Sadie, Mary, Margaret, Anthony and Elaine. Cherished grandmother and great grandmother. Kharma will be sadly missed by her loving family and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Kenneth WILLETT

WILLETT Kenneth Charles Late of Victoria Point, formerly of Runaway Bay and Sydney. 19.02.1934 – 09.04.2017 Aged 83 Years Much loved husband of Berise (dec’d) and Heather. Cherished father and father-in-law to Helen and Ian. Loved grandpa to Simon and Sarah, Rebecca…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 12, 2017.


Barbara Joan Beck

BECK Barbara Joan On behalf of the McDougall Family, I express our deepest sympathies to the families of Joan and her dear brother Peter Stuart Isaacson on their passing. Many thanks and fondest farewells for the many years of joyous friendship that we shared together that…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Francis CAHIR

CAHIR Francis Shamus (Jim) St Patrick’s SJ Old Collegians’ Association East Melbourne mourns the death of its 1981-83 president and extends sympathy to his widow, Glenne, and the other members of his family. Semper et ubique fidelis. Always and everywhere faithful. Rest In…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Paul Clement Carlin

CARLIN Paul Clement 14.07.1940 – 07.04.2017 Passed away peacefully Husband of Marlene. Beloved father of Peta, Matthew, Rowena, Jerome and Chantelle. Father in law of Ellen and Suza. Grandfather of Nicholas, Liam and Oliver. Brother of Michael (dec), Lorenda and Helen. “A…

Published in The Age from Apr. 10 to Apr. 11, 2017.


Paul Carlin

CARLIN Paul The members of the Rotary Club of Carlton mourn the passing of their friend, colleague and Paul Harris Fellow, Paul Carlin. Paul who joined us in Rotary in October 2002 was a respected and loved member, whose intelligent conversation will be missed.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Winifred “Jennie” Craig

(Winifred Jane) Died on Saturday 8 April at the Alfred Hospital. Loving wife to Ken (Dec) and wonderful mother to Cheryl, Stuart and Robert. She was also an adoring grandmother to James, William and Lachlan. Our thanks to the fantastic team at the Alfred ICU.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Max EARL

EARL Max R H Westpac Retired Officers Club regrets the passing of our esteemed member and extends sincere sympathy to Judith and family.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Sotiri Erotokritou

19.08.1919 – 07.04.2017 With sad hearts we say goodbye to a much loved Father, Father-in-law, Grandfather and Great Grandfather. We will miss you very much. We pray that your humour and kindness lives through our children and generations to come. We shall never forget the…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Harry Grogor GELBER

GELBER Harry Gregor Vladin Emil (Prof) Born 2.6.1926 Vienna Died 10.4.2017 Hobart Son of Dolf and Gertie Gelber, husband of Susan. Loved father of Nicholas, Christopher, Katharine and Philippa. Loved father of Nicholas, father-in-law of Josephine, grandfather of Alexander,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Peter Normanton Gill

GILL The Funeral Service to celebrate the life of Mr Peter Normanton Gill will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 981 Burke Rd (cnr Victoria Rd), Camberwell, on THURSDAY (April 13th, 2017) at 10 am. Followed by a Private Cremation

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Peter Normanton GILL

GILL Peter Normanton 5.12.1933 – 8.4.2017 Loved husband of Margaret. Father of Meredith, Matthew, Christopher, Jonathan and Johanna. Father-in-law of Carmel and Angela (future father-in-law of Eric). Pop to Ben, Paddy, Sarah and Toby. Brother-in-law to Joan and Miles,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Jeanette GILLINGHAM

GILLINGHAM Jeanette The Captain, Directors, Members and Staff of the Victoria Golf Club wish to pass on their sincere condolences to the Gillingham family on the passing of our esteemed member Mrs. Jeanette Gillingham. Jeanette was a member of the Club for 18 years.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Deborah Greig

GREIG The Funeral Service for Mrs Deborah Greig will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 741 High St (cnr Oswin St), East Kew on TUESDAY, April 18th, 2017 commencing at 2.30 pm. Private Cremation In lieu of flowers a donation to Peter Mac in memory of Deb would be…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Deborah Joanne GREIG

GREIG Deborah Joanne 02.04.1953 – 07.04.2017 Dearly loved wife of David; loving mother of Kylie, Rennie and Johanna; and grandma of Thomas, Mirabelle and Ida. With us always. Sincere thanks to Professor Kelly Phillips at Peter Mac for her exceptional skill and dedication.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Richard Grose

GROSE Richard Gerard Llewellyn Much loved brother of Julie,respected brother- in-law of David Burke, uncle of Ben, Susie and Richard. Memories of happy times.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Marie Louise Harris

HARRIS The Funeral Service to celebrate the life of Mrs Marie Louise Harris will be held at the Uniting Church, Highett Street, Mansfield on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) commencing at 2 pm. Private Cremation In lieu of flowers, donations to the Uniting Church, Mansfield in…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Marie Louise Harris

HARRIS (nee Trott) Marie Louise 22.07.1920 ~ 10.04.2017 aged 96 years Passed away peacefully in Mansfield. The last of eight in the Trott family. Loved wife of Ronald Harris (dec). Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Dianne and Peter (both dec). Barbara, Helen and Marco,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.

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Malcolm Thomas Hastie

HASTIE Malcolm Thomas 19.2.1929 – 8.4.2017 Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Cabrini Hospital Malvern. Beloved husband of Susie. Loved father of Vicki, Mark, Kim and Liza. Much loved Gramps to Sam and Toby, Amanda, Jessica and Emma, Charlie and Matilda….

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Malcom HASTIE

HASTIE Malcom 19.02.1929 – 08.04.2017 Dear friend of Peter and Mary Thomson. We will always have wonderful memories of Mal, and we send our love to Susie and all the family.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Dulcie KENNEDY

KENNEDY Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Mrs Dulcie Kennedy will be offered at the Basilica of Our Lady of Victories, 548 Burke Road, Camberwell on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) commencing at 10.30 am. The Funeral will leave at the conclusion of Mass for Burial at…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Harry MACDONALD

MACDONALD Harry A highly regarded educational leader and principal of The Peninsula School. A tremendous advocate for the Mornington Peninsula community – you lived life to the fullest and gave back in every way possible. You will be dearly missed. Our thoughts are with the…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Donald McLeod MARLES

MARLES Donald McLeod OAM The Trinity community is deeply saddened by the passing of former Headmaster, Don Marles. Leading the School from 1979 until 1992, Don was an ambitious and foresighted educator, who was integral in establishing the Trinity culture of innovation…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Eleanore McGOWAN

McGOWAN Eleanore 26.01.1927 – 09.04.2017 Died peacefully at Peninsula Grange Adored wife of Frank, loving mother of Kaye (dec), Jenny, and son-in-law Peter. Devoted nan to Nick & Claire, Callum & Chloe, Andrew & Emily, Katy & Roland and children, and Sam. Proud great-nan of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Elelnore McGOWAN

McGOWAN The Funeral Service for Eleanore McGowan will be held at Tobin Brothers Chapel, 604 Esplanade, Mount Martha on TUESDAY (April 18th, 2017) commencing at 2 pm. A Private Burial will follow.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Peter McRae MEYER

MEYER Peter McRae 6 June 1933 – 10 April 2017 Aged 83 years, after a long illness. Dearly beloved son of Frederick John MEYER (dec.) and Allison Margaret MEYER (dec.). Loved, adored and cherished husband of 61 years to Dawn Margaret MEYER (née Appleton), elder loving brother…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Thomas O’HANLON

O’HANLON Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Mr Thomas (Tom) O’Hanlon will be offered at St Dominic’s Catholic Church, 816 Riversdale Rd, Camberwell on WEDNESDAY (April 12th, 2017) commencing at 10.30 am. At the conclusion of the Mass the cortege will proceed to…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Lola REICH

REICH Lola We deeply mourn Lola (Leah) Reich who passed away peacefully at the age of 97 on Sunday April 9th 2017. Loving wife of Jacob (dec). Beloved mother of Joseph and Michael and mother in law of Rose and Amanda, grandmother to Tessa and Chris, Joshua, Evelyn and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Alan SINDEN

SINDEN The Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Alan Edward Sinden will be held at the Heritage Funeral Home, 733 Boronia Road, Wantirna (Mel Ref 63 F5) on THURSDAY (April 13th, 2017) at 1.00 pm. A Private Cremation will follow. HERITAGE & HERITAGE FUNERALS Wantirna03…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Alan Edward SINDEN

SINDEN Alan Edward 21.05.1933 – 10.04.2017 Much loved husband of Rosemary. Father of David, Janet, Christine, Helen and Ben. Adored Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Now At Peace Heartfelt thanks to all the staff at Millward Aged Care for their wonderful care.

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Wanda STAEDLER

STAEDLER Funeral Mass of Mrs Wanda Staedler will be offered at St Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 28 College Street, Caroline Springs NEXT WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 11:00 am. A Private Cremation will follow Rosary will be recited in the above Church on MONDAY…

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Wanda STAEDLER

STAEDLER Wanda 27.7.1948 – 8.4.2017 Loving wife of Peter. Much loved mother of Andrew, Robert and Michael and mother-in-law of Sabina and Felicity. Adoring grandma of Liesl and Ingrid. Caring daughter of Maria (dec) and Henryk. Rest peacefully in God’s care

Published in The Age on Apr. 11, 2017.


Ian ALEXANDER

ALEXANDER Ian Late of “Murki” Boomi Passed away on 2nd April 2017 Aged 85 years. Beloved husband of Marita. Dearly loved father of John and Mindy, Nicole, Scott and Meri, Brooke and Gaven. Loving brother of Lesley Fryer and Pamela Hyles and grandfather of Mackenzie,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Gloria BAIRD

BAIRD (nee Baxter) Gloria Linda Passed away 5th April 2017 at Hervey Bay, QLD Formerly of Berkshire Park, NSW. Wife of Frederick Henry Baird (deceased). Mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother of Laurence, Christine, Pamela, Darren & Donald and their…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Marea BAZ

BAZ, Marea. 8/10/1933 – 8/4/2017 Peacefully in Canberra. Beloved wife of John (dec). Much loved father and father-in-law of Tony and Sandy, Helen and Mel, David (dec), Chris and Kim, Stephen and Fiona, Richard and Mel. Proud grandmother of Jess, Nick, Isaac, Charlie, Tully and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Kenneth Malcolm Prentice BROOK

BROOK, Kenneth Malcolm Prentice Late of Tumbi Umbi formerly of Hornsby Heights. Much loved husband of Carmel Brother of Enid & Frederick (dec) Father of Nigel (dec) Susan & Adrienne. Father in-law of Richard & David. Grandfather of Amanda, Gary, Scott, Lisa, Cassandra, Rebekah…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


John CAREY

CAREY John Anthony Died suddenly on April 7th, 2017 Aged 86 years Late of Ryde Formerly of Jerusalem Loved son of Henry and Rose (both dec). Dearly loved husband of Anne. Much loved father of Victor and Vivien. Father-in-law of Lindsay. Cherished grandfather of Nicholas,…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Brian CONWAY

CONWAY, Brian. 10th April 2017 Aged 83 years Dearly loved husband, father and grandfather of Margaret, Christine, Michael, Paul and Alex. Loved Forever Family and friends are warmly invited to attend Brian’s Funeral Service to be held in the Ann Wilson Chapel, Corner…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


PATRICIA JOSEPHINE FlANNERY

FLANNERY Patricia Josephine 17.03.1920 – 06.04.2017 Late of St Brigids Green Maroubra, Formerly of Kingsford Cherished wife of Jack (dec). Loved and loving mother of Paul, John, Carmel and mother in law of Dennis. Dearly loved gran of Luke and Susie, Justine and Troy. Gran…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Aileen HOST

HOST, Aileen. Aged 87 Years. Beloved wife of Harry (dec). Loving Mum and mother-in-law to Vicki & Ray, Philip & Sue. Nana to Adam, Melissa, Heath, Matt and Kane, and great-grandmother to Cailin, Georgia, Jack and Oscar. Mass for the Repose of the Soul of Aileen will be…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Mary Claire JOHNSON

JOHNSON, Mary Claire (nee Murray) Late of Glebe (formerly of Wellington, NSW) 1/3/1928 – 7/4/2017 Much loved mother of Philip, David, Linda and Anthony. A revered grandmother and great grandmother. Mary will be sadly missed by her loving family and many friends. Family…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Len McGLASHAN

McGLASHAN Len 11 April 2014 In loving memory of a fine man and humanitarian – who will forever provide inspiration to all who knew him. – Stephanie and Garry Smith

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Peggy Doreen MOUNTSTEPHEN

MOUNTSTEPHEN, Peggy Doreen. Passed away on 6 April 2017, aged 87 years. Late of Blacktown, formerly of Penrith. Cherished mother of Lin and her partner, Jude and Lana and her husband, Peter. Loved nanna of Belinda and Brett. Beloved wife of Don (deceased). Private…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Frank PAULL

PAULL Frank Robert On 7th of April, 2017 at Jim Holme Hostel, Kootingal. Aged 94 years. Formerly of Wetherill Park and Westmead. Greatly loved husband of Edna, married for 70 years. Best dad to Julia (Tasmania) and partner Michael. Brother of Mervyn (dec). Privately…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Francis PIDGEON

PIDGEON, Reverend Father Francis James, CSsR. Died at Our Lady of Consolation Aged Care Services on April 9, 2017. Son of John and Rita (both deceased), brother of Pauline, Margaret and Noel (deceased). A missioner in the Philippines for many years, Frank also worked in…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Noel Graham RUSSELL

RUSSELL Noel Graham Late of Bokarina. Died with his family by his side on Monday 10th of April 2017. Aged 77 years. Much loved husband of Nerida for 53 years. Beloved father, brother, father-in-law, grandfather and friend to many. Family and friends are invited to…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Juelienne SHERIDAN

SHERIDAN Juelienne Lesley Much loved and devoted wife of Bruce. Beloved mother of Sharon and Sandra. Beloved stepmother of Brad, Reece and Daniel. Adored grandmother of Rachel, Adam, Elizabeth, Christopher, Haemish, Jessie, Ryan, Hannah and Brody. Much loved great…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Ross Thomas. SIMES

SIMES, Ross Thomas. Passed away peacefully on 8 April 2017. Late of Wyoming, formerly of Concord. Aged 73 years. Much loved Uncle and Great Uncle. Son of Sylvia & Eric (both dec.), brother of Warwick (dec.). A Gentle Soul. Forever in Our Hearts. A celebration of Ross’s…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Betty Dorothea SMITH

SMITH, Betty Dorothea. Passed away peacefully April 7, 2017 Aged 91 years Now reunited with the love of her life, Jim. Betty’s family and friends are warmly invited to a Celebration of her Life which will be held in the South Chapel of Woronora Memorial Park, Linden…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Richard Carlos SWORDS

SWORDS Richard Carlos April 9, 2017 Loved son of John and Catherine. Loving brother of Kylie and Dan. Dearly loved and remembered by his family and many friends. Aged 44 years One day before his 45th birthday Richard’s family and friends are warmly invited to attend his…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Howard WALSH

WALSH Howard Thomas Henry “Bill and Nobby” 18.05.1936 – 10.04.2017 Beloved father of Beth and Ruth. Will be greatly missed by his daughters, family and friends. Please join us for a Thanksgiving Service commencing at 11.00 am, THURSDAY (April 13th, 2017) at St. Luke’s…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Jeffrey WEST

WEST Jeffrey Mark Peacefully passed away 8th April 2017 Aged 81 Years Loving father and father-in-law of Stephen & Sue and Karen & Scott. Adored grandfather of Matthew and Jacob. Loved brother and uncle. A great friend to many. Family and friends are invited to attend a…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 11, 2017.


Barbara Joan BECK

BECK Barbara Joan Born 13 April 1923 Died 7 April 2017 Peacefully surrounded by family. Adored wife of Richard (dec), daughter of Caroline (dec) and Arnold (dec), sister of Peter (dec). Beloved mother of Jon, Angela, Vanessa and Chris, mother-in-law to Julie and Tom,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Leslie John Cairns

CAIRNS Leslie John 09.11.1936- 05.04.2017 Son of Iris and Les Cairns (both deceased). Loved brother of Peter, Helen, David (deceased), Kathleen. Brother-in-law of Geoff, uncle to Sam and James.

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


John Daniel CAMERON

CAMERON The Funeral Service for Mr John Daniel Cameron O.A.M. will be held in the Boyd Chapel, Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Princes Highway, Springvale on THURSDAY (April 13th, 2017) commencing at 11.00 am. Please join the family for refreshments in the Clarence Reardon…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


John Daniel CAMERON

CAMERON John Daniel O.A.M. 24.08.1923 – 07.04.2017 Died peacefully surrounded by his family. Dearly loved husband and best friend of Vera (dec). Loving mother of Catherine, Anne, Gerard, Joan and Monica and Mother-in-law of Greg, Geoff, Peter and John. Adored Grandad of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Paul CARLIN

CARLIN Funeral Mass for Mr Paul Clement Carlin will be offered at St Carthage’s Catholic Church, 123 Royal Parade, Parkville on TUESDAY (April 11th, 2017) at 11.00 am. A private cremation will follow. No flowers by request

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Paul CARLIN

CARLIN Paul Clement 14.07.1940 – 07.04.2017 Passed away peacefully Husband of Marlene. Beloved father of Peta, Matthew, Rowena, Jerome and Chantelle. Father in law of Ellen and Suza. Grandfather of Nicholas, Liam and Oliver. Brother in law of Michael (dec), Lorenda and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Judith “Jude” COWLEY

COWLEY Judith ‘Jude’ (nee Batten) 23.10.1928 – 7.4.2017 Passed away peacefully, surrounded by her immediate family. Dearly loved wife of Charles (Dec.). Adored Mother to Fiona and Scott, Mother-in-law to David and Annmarie. Grandmother to Tim, Matt, Nick, David, Ben and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Judith Anne COWLEY

COWLEY A time of Celebration for the life of Judith Anne COWLEY will be held at Trinity Grammar School, Centre for the Arts, East Room, 40 Charles Street, Kew on Thursday April 13, 2017 at 11.00am. A Private Cremation held earlier.

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Bruce Etherton

Passed away April 7th 2017 after an extended illness, aged 84 years. Son of Douglas(dec) and Madge(dec). Brother of William(dec), Barb(dec) and Verona(dec). Husband of Annette, father of Richard, Rosemary and Melissa, father-in-law of Leanne, Nigel and David. Grandpa to…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Elaine FUGA-HOOPER

FUGA-HOOPER The Funeral Service for Mrs Elaine Rose Fuga-Hooper will take place at St Mary’s Catholic Church, 304 Barkly Street, Ararat on TUESDAY (April 11th, 2017) at 12.00 midday. A Private Cremation will follow the service. HARRISON FUNERALS BALLARAT 5330 2255 MEMBER…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Ricahrd GROSE

GROSE The Funeral Service for Mr Richard Gerald Llewellyn Grose will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 981 Burke Road, Camberwell on WEDNESDAY (April 12th, 2017) at 10:00 am. Private Cremation

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Richard GROSE

GROSE Richard G.L. An honourable, generous and gentle man who adored his family — wife Diana and daughters Fleur and Penny. A good friend to Damon and Kevin. Loved and loving Pa to Harvey and Samuel. Thank you Rich for the wonderful 50 year journey. You are deeply…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.

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Philip Alexander HUNTER

HUNTER Philip Alexander 03.08.1958 – 04.04.2017 At Cabrini, Prahran Beloved and respected son of Doris and Barry (dec). Brother of Ross and Merran. Husband of Vera and father of Sam. Privately Cremated

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Philip HUNTER

HUNTER Phillip Dear Phil, Cherishing forever the memory of standing on the first of the Ocean Course. We’ll miss your humour: if golf does have Elysian fields, we look forward to your strong handshake and a round. – Much love Chooka, Kev and Bruce

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Joan KENNEDY

KENNEDY Joan Madeline Fond memories of a kind, caring, generous Lyndale School friend over many years. -Josie Rest In Peace

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Cecil “Cec” King

Passed away 30 March 2017, aged 93. Dearly loved husband of Joy (dec) and loving father of Peter, Russell and Michael. Father-in-law of Lorraine, Leonie and Teresa. Grandfather of Brian, Simon (dec), Cate and Rachel. A family funeral was held 6 April 17. Gone in body but never…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Lois Liddle

Family and friends are invited to attend the service of Lois Ann Liddle, to be held at Rosebud Funeral Chapel, 123 Jetty Rd Rosebud, on WEDNESDAY April 12th at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers donations to the Leukaemia Foundation would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Lois Liddle

Passed away peacefully at home after a long illness. Devoted and adored wife of Tony for 54 years, beloved mum to Andrea, Fiona and Gavin, loving grandma to Eloise, Henry and Luci. Gentle and kind hearted, she will be forever in our thoughts and in our hearts. Our family…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Donald McLeod MARLES

MARLES Donald McLeod 9th April 2017 With dignity and peace, and a certainty that marked his way, the great man in our lives has gone. Husband to Fay for 65 years; father of Vic, Jen, Liz and Rich; father-in-law of Geoff, Sue, Ken and Rachel; and grandfather of Alex, Katie,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Dorothy Morris

In loving memory of Aunty Dot. Always kind, dignified and young at heart. She will be greatly missed. Our condolences to Uncle Bob, Robyn and David. –John, Elizabeth, Robert, Patricia and Christopher

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Tom O’HANLON

O’HANLON Tom A great mentor and friend. Always to be remembered. Requiescat In Pace -David Seal

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Lindsay Joseph POXON

POXON The Funeral Service for Mr. Lindsay Joseph POXON of Abbotsford and formerly of Anderson will be held at the Graveside, Grantville Cemetery on THURSDAY (April 13, 2017) at 11.00am. Handley and Anderson Wonthaggi 03 5672 1074

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Lindsay Joseph POXON

POXON Lindsay Joseph Passed away at Mercy Place, Abbotsford on April 8, 2017. Loved and loving husband of Ishbel Edna (dec.). Loved and loving father, father-in-law and very dear friend of Glennis and Peter, Julie and Michael, Ross and Kerry, Joanne and Gabby, and Denise….

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Margaret Elizabeth Stanley

STANLEY Margaret Elizabeth On 6th April, 2017 Dearly loved daughter-in-law of Shirley and Chas (dec). Loved sister-in-law of Judith and Geoff. Loved aunt of Jane and Tim, and Tim. Loved great aunt of Ruby, Sam and Rose. Love to David, Tom and Claire and families. Will be…

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Deanna WATERHOUSE

WATERHOUSE Family and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Dee Waterhouse at the family home “Wingara”, 234 Holcombe Road, Glenlyon on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) commencing at 1.30 pm. Private cremation

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Deanna WATERHOUSE

WATERHOUSE (nee Siebel) Deanna Kathleen 29.07.1944 – 06.04.2017 Daughter of Bridget and Terrance (both dec). Loved wife of David. Loved mother of Justine and Rodney. Mother in Law to Gary and Merry. Adored Mimi of 6 grandchildren. Loved by all that knew her.

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Hilda WILSON

WILSON Hilda Rebecca Passed away 09.04.79. Loving memories always. Ronnie, Sophie & Benny.

Published in The Age on Apr. 10, 2017.


Paul Anthony. BRADBERY

Paul Anthony Bradbery. Loved Son of Barry and Kathie (deceased). Adored and ever loving father of Scott, Lilly and Hannah. Special brother of Annette and Craig. Best mate and brother-in-law of John. Loved uncle of Jackson, Stacy and Harrison. Great mate to many. Gone too…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


John COPE

COPE John Richard Died suddenly, Friday April 7, at Royal Hobart Hospital. Beloved & devoted husband of Joan Mary, son of Edward & Blanche (dec’d) & loved brother of Ian, Colin, Velia, Roy Michael (all dec’d.) and Susan. Loved brother-in-law of their partners & all his…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


John Corish

CORISH, Dr John Joseph MBBS BSc FRANZCP 27.02.1968 – 01.04.2017 Loved always by Kylie and Tanna. Treasured son of Helen & Max (dec). Brother of Dave & Steve. Always remembered by his loving family and friends A Funeral Service celebrating John’s Life will be…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


Lyell Downing

DOWNING, Lyell Dodsworth 06.02.1918 – 04.04.2017 Lyell’s family and friends are warmly invited to attend his funeral service to be held in All Saints Anglican Church, Ocean Street Woollahra this Wednesday April 12, 2017 commencing at 10.30am. Private cremation.

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


BRUCE STEPHEN FRANCIS GOW

GOW, BRUCE STEPHEN FRANCIS. Late of BaptistCare Warabrook Passed away surrounded by his loving family 7th April 2017 Aged 72 years Much loved father, brother and uncle. The Relatives and Friends of BRUCE are warmly invited to attend his Funeral to be held in The Chapel…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


Ralph Robert Linaker

Linaker, Ralph Robert. 6 April 2017. Late of Ermington. Beloved husband of Patricia. Loved father of Dianne, Paula, Sue-Ella and Jacqueline. Proud grandfather and great-grandfather. Aged 85 years Forever in our Hearts Family and friends of RALPH are invited to attend his…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


Lucien MIZZI

MIZZI Lucien Passed away peacefully. Much loved husband of Veronica, cherished father of Pierrette, Michelle, Julian and Dani. Loved father-in-law to Linda and Andrew and Nonno to Jack, Harry and Laurence. Family and friends are invited to attend Lucien’s Funeral Service…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.

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Die then live as a tree 26 May 2016 Australians wanting to live on as trees after they die now have a new burial option, with a Melbourne research team discovering how to turn human ashes [...]


Beryl Jean SWAFFIELD

SWAFFIELD, Beryl Jean 7th April 2017 Aged 95 years Late of Mosman Beloved wife of Bill (deceased). Loved mother of Anthony (deceased) and Anne. Much loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother. The funeral service for Beryl will be held in the West Chapel of…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


Thomas Bruce Webster

21.03.1926-04.04.2017 Passed away at Orana Centre, Point Clare. Dearly loved husband of Dorothy, father of Geoff and father-in-law of Dina. A private cremation will be held. Will be sadly missed.

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


Ross WHITFELD

WHITFELD Ross “Pappy” 27.02.1939 – 06.04.2017 Passed away at his Home, Ballina. Dearly loved Father of John, Sue and James. Much loved Grandfather of Liam, Ellen, Sarah, Ben, Matt, Amy, Darcy and Nina. Loving Brother of Ann and Louise. A Funeral Service for Ross will be held…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 10, 2017.


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