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YESTERDAY:

Anthoula ARMADAS

ARMADAS The Funeral Service for Mrs Anthoula Armadas will be held in St Catherine’s Greek Orthodox Church, 3B Epping Street, Malvern on FRIDAY (April 21st, 2017) at 10.30 am. At the conclusion of the Service, Burial will take place at Springvale Botanical Cemetery,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Anthoula ARMADAS

ARMADAS Anthoula 16.05.1919 – 14.04.2017 Passed away peacefully Devoted wife, mother, mother-in-law, sister and proud grandmother. Now resting in God’s embrace Sincere thanks to staff at Fronditha Care Templestowe for their wonderful care and kindness.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Helen Margaret ASHTON

ASHTON (Chambers) Helen Margaret 12.07.1931 – 13.04.2017 Passed away at Olivet Juniper Wing Loving wife of Roy Ashton (dec). Dearly loved mother to Michael, Graeme, David and Robyn. Mother-in-law to Diane, Kathryn and Christine. Grandmother to Bree, Nathan, Rory and Brynton,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Joan Cleland

1.4.1927 – 13.4.2017 Wife of Rex (dec). Mother of Allan, Heather, Julie and Elizabeth. Grandmother of Josie and Anna. Great Grandmother of Elsie and Georgia. Died peacefully at home with her family present. Much loved by us all. Memorial Service at Hartwell Church of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Chris GILLIGAN

GILLIGAN Chris 02.10.1952 – 14.04.2017 Died peacefully at home surrounded by his adored & adoring wife & children after an extraordinarily courageous & dignified fight. We love you so very much Gilly. Thank you to the exceptional community of people that supported our…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Bruce Norman Grant

GRANT Bruce Norman Late of North Balwyn Victoria Passed away peacefully 11th April 2017 Loving second son of George and Adele Grant (both dec). Loved brother of Jeanette White, Gordon and Ian (all dec). Respected uncle of Heather, Ruth, Athol and Nerida, Donald (dec) and…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Pauline Mary GRAY

GRAY The Chapel Funeral of Mrs Pauline Mary Gray will be held at Tobin Brothers Paths of Life Funeral Chapel, 364 Main Road West, St Albans on FRIDAY (April 21st, 2017) at 2.00 pm. A Private Cremation will follow.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Pauline Mary GRAY

GRAY Pauline Mary Peacefully, April 11th, 2017 Aged 90 years Wife of Gerald (dec), mother of Peter, Anthony, Paul, Elizabeth, Michael and their partners, Marie, Lindy, Sandra and Stephanie. Grandmother of Benjamin and Rex.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Leonard Wilfred HARVEY

HARVEY Leonard Wilfred 17.04.1926 – 15.04.2017 Our beautiful man passed away peacefully at Beleura Private Hospital, Mornington. Much treasured husband of Fay, adored father, father-in-law, grandfather and great grandfather of Paul and Jane, Lisa and Anita, Claire and Mark,…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Jill HAWKING

HAWKING (nee Taylor) Jill Youngest daughter of Keith and Margie Taylor (both dec); Loved sister of Peter (dec) and Peg; Wife of Graeme (dec); Loved mother of Tom; Loved aunt of Susan, Sally and Samantha and their families. Will be greatly missed

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Jill Hawking

Much loved aunt of Sasha, Anna & Nicola, sister of Peter (dec), sister-in-law of Eva. Many happy memories and deeply missed. Deepest sympathies to Tom & Peg.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Geoffrey Terence KELLAM

KELLAM Rosary and Requiem Mass for the Repose of the Soul of Geoffrey Terence Kellam will be offered at St Johns Catholic Church 52 Yarra St, Heidelberg on THURSDAY (20.4.2017) commencing at 11.30. Private Cremation to follow

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Geoffrey KELLAM

KELLAM Geoffrey Terence 8.7.1964 – 10.4.2017 A brave man who fought a courageous battle with cancer for over two years. Taken before his time. Passed away peacefully in his sleep at the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre, Heidelberg. No longer in pain….

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Beverley Eileen Lyon (Hoare)

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

Published in The Age from Apr. 15 to Apr. 17, 2017.

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Anne Manning

In Memory of our beloved sister. We miss your wisdom and calming presence. Love Peter, Tony, Kathy and families.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Donald McLeod MARLES

MARLES Donald McLeod OAM A branch of our family and I have known Don and Fay and their families for many years, through schools that he led and through other school connections. Don was a remarkably successful educationalist with an enquiring mind and a consummate human…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


D.E.A MORTON

MORTON D.E.A. (Tony) Husband of Jenny, father of Jonathan and Rebecca, grandfather to Sebastian and Zac. We are sad to announce the death of Tony on 10th April 2017 in Castlemaine Hospital. Much loved and sadly missed.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Tony MORTON

MORTON Funeral Service for the late D.E.A (Tony) Morton will be held on FRIDAY(April 21st, 2017) at 11 am at the Anglican Church, Castlemaine. Burial later at Vaughan Cemetery. Only garden flowers or donation to your favourite charity.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Charles PARSONS

(Charlie) 11.03.33 – 13.04.17 Passed away peacefully. He will be dearly missed by his large extended family including wife Elizabeth, children, grandchildren & great grandchildren. – Forever in our hearts –

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Charles Parsons (Charlie)

A celebration of Charlie’s life will be held at The Botanical Room, Clarence Reardon Centre (function rooms), Springvale Botanical Cemetery, 600 Princes Highway, Springvale on Tuesday (18 April 2017) commencing at 11am. All welcome. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Tony RYAN

RYAN Amongst the tall timbers and mud bricks of Eltham we will Celebrate the exceptional Life of Tony (Anthony) Ryan. Service to be held on THURSDAY (20th April, 2017) at St Margaret’s Church Hall, 79 Pitt Street, Eltham at 11 am. Please feel free to bring flowers or foliage…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Tony RYAN

RYAN Tony Our dearly loved Tony passed away peacefully on the evening of Friday 14th April, 2017. His legacy of buildings, art and furniture is substantial and so special. We miss him dearly already and always. Love you. Katrin, Morgana, Elvira and family.

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Selwyn SEDGER

SEDGER Selwyn Oliver 05.10.1932 – 08.04.2017 Dearly loved husband of Rosemary, much loved dad of Megan, Catherine and Rogan. Admired and respected father in law to Douglas and adored grandpa of Georgia – who he called ‘a blessing’. Always supportive and proud of his…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Pam Skutenko

Aged 81 Sister of Bobby, mother of Nicholas, Alex, Michael, Kaz and David, grandmother of Simon, Daniel, Paula, Leah, Ella and Nina, great-grandmother of Max and Aidan, died peacefully at home on Friday 14 April 2017 surrounded by her children. Her family would like to thank…

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Lena SZUCH

SZUCH The Funeral service for Lena Szuch will be held at our Williamstown Funeral Chapel on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) at 2:00 pm. A private burial will follow

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Lena SZUCH

SZUCH Lena Loving mother of William & Anna & mother-in-law of Rae. Cherished “Babshka” of Cody & family members Tim, Jodie & Robin &Kristy. Now at Peace

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


David WILSON

WILSON David Fletcher In loving memory of my long time friend and beloved brother of Bette N. Wilson, OAM (dec) and Wilma Webster (dec). Rest In Peace -Xenia Dennett

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


David WILSON

WILSON A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Mr David Fletcher Wilson, will be held in the Le Pine Chapel, 81 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Ivanhoe on WEDNESDAY (April 19th, 2017) commencing at 2:30 pm. Private cremation

Published in The Age on Apr. 17, 2017.


Christopher James HART

HART Christopher James Late of Balmoral; wool-buyer and publican passed away peacefully aged 91 years on 14th April 2017 at Wesley Gardens, Belrose cared for by the kindly Uniting Care Staff. Beloved husband of Betty Valentine and devoted father to Timothy, Michael and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 17, 2017.


Davy John Humphrey

aged 83, died in Edinburgh, Scotland on 11 April 2017. Partner of Harvey McGregor, son of Lucy and Geoffrey Davy, brother of Jennifer Jenkins (all deceased). Survived by his nieces Judy Davis and Joanna Jenkins.

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 17, 2017.


Thomas MAGNEY

MAGNEY Thomas Waymouth 11.3.1931 – 10.4.2017 Late of Paddington, Sydney Beloved husband of Deirdre Ann. Loving father and father-in-law to Victoria, Vanessa and Paul, Michael and Alix, Serena and Gualtiero. Dearly loved grandfather to Tom, Sam and Harry, Ella, Grace and…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 17, 2017.


Peter McCONVILLE

McCONVILLE Peter Of Tewantin formerly of Abbotsford, Sydney. Passed away Aged 79 years. Loving husband of Leonie (dec). Loved father of Stuart, Philip, Antony, Elizabeth and six grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Peter’s Funeral…

Published in The Sydney Morning Herald on Apr. 17, 2017.


 

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