SMITH, Colin Arthur Douglas

SMITH, Colin Arthur Douglas Known as “Col”. Late of Manumbar. Passed away suddenly on Thursday, 23 May 2024, aged 87 years. Much loved Husband of Jeraldine (Jerri), and Nancy (dec’d). Devoted Father and Father-in-law of “Chick” and “Burnsy” (dec’d), Dan and Julie, Dave and Colleen. Adored Pop of Kristi, Ashley, Bobbi-Jo, Ben, Tom, Laura, Adam, Mac and Precious Great Grandpop of Piper, Hugh, Tessa, Oliver, Maxwell, Madden, Flynn, Archer, Diesel, Hadlee. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Ern (dec’d) and Lyle (dec’d), Reg (dec’d) and Blanche (dec’d), Dig (dec’d) and Rita (dec’d), Ida and Col (dec’d), Hilton (dec’d) and Dulcie (dec’d), Eileen (dec’d) and Jack (dec’d). Loving Uncle, Cousin and Special Friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Col to be held at the Goomeri Lawn Cemetery, Goomeri West Road on Friday, 31 May 2024, commencing at 10am. “Loving memories are ours to keep”

CREWE, Robert Lindsay

CREWE, Robert Lindsay Known as “Diesel Bob”. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 23 May 2024, aged 91 years. Great mate of Karen. Diesel was a larrikan bloke and a hardworking fellow who will be sadly missed by all who had the privilege to know him. Diesel will be privately cremated, as per his wishes. “Gone Fishin!”

GUYATT, STANLEY DESMOND

GUYATT, Stanley Desmond Known as Stan. Late of Gayndah. Passed away with his loving family by his side on Thursday, 16 May 2024, aged 81 years. Much Loved Husband of Maureen. Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Lindsay and Teresa. Treasured Grandpop of Ben and Lucy. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Bill and Beth, Col and Margaret, Robert (dec’d), Brian (dec’d) and Rosemary, Ken and Pam, Jan and Robert (dec’d), Carol and Lawrie, Laura and John (dec’d), Ellen and Brian. Beloved Uncle, Cousin and Special Friend of Many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Stanley to be held at Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 24 May 2024 commencing at 10am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Allowah Wing, Gunther Retirement Village, Gayndah would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “At Peace”

PLUNKETT, GARTH STEPHEN

PLUNKETT, Garth Stephen Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 03 May 2024, aged 76 years. Cherished Husband of Vonita (dec’d). Treasured Son of Reg (dec’d) and Marguerite (dec’d). Brother of Helen, Bruce (dec’d), Kristy, Robin, Stephen (dec’d) and their families. Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral Service for Garth to be held at the graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 21 May 2024 commencing at 11am. “Reunited with Vonita”

GECK, DELPHINE AGNES

GECK, Delphine Agnes (nee Lines) Known as “Del”. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 01 May 2024, aged 93 years. Dearly loved Wife of Vic (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Kelvin, Linsey and Helen, Davin and Janine, Philip and Ruth, and their families. Adored Grandmother of her many Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Daughter of Percy (dec’d) and Joyce (dec’d). Sister of John (dec’d), Patricia, Maree, Carolyn. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Del to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 17 May 2024, commencing at 10am. “Reunited with Vic”

Michelle Olive Gibson

Gibson Michelle Olive (nee Willis) Known as” Mitzi” late of Gayndah. Passed away with her loving family by her side on Tuesday 30 April 2024, aged 56 years. Adored wife of Kevin (Gibbo). Cherished mother of Kash and Lane. Beloved daughter/ daughter-in-law of Ray “Doc” (dec’d) & Gail Willis & Kathleen Gibson (dec’d). Much loved sister / sister-in-law of Jeannie & Gary, Helen & Mal, Colleen & George, Karen, Kim (dec’d), Keith & Janine, Amanda & Chris. Devoted Aunt & special friend of many. Relatives & friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Michelle’s life to be held at the graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday 10 May 2024 commencing at 10 am. The Celebration of Michelle’s life will be livestreamed & those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business Thursday 9 May 2024. (Please note: Jenlesley PL will never ask for your personal details nor request payment for a livestream.) “Forever in our Hearts”

HORTON, Douglas Charles

HORTON, Douglas Charles Known as Doug. Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 24 April 2024, aged 94 years. Cherished Son of Arthur (dec’d) and Rose (dec’d). Much loved Brother and Brother-in-law of John and Valda. Loving Uncle of Michael (dec’d) and Kelly. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a Graveside Service for Doug to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 03 May 2024, commencing at 11am.

KUGEL, RONALD

KUGEL, Ronald Known as “Ron” Late of Mundubbera. Taken into God’s care on Monday, 08 April 2024, aged 94 years. Dearly loved Husband of Edna. Father of Dallas and Leesa. Father-in-law of Melanie. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend the Funeral Service of Ron, with Graveside Service following, to be held at The Apostolic Church of Queensland, Malmoe, 529 Augustines Road, O’Bil Bil, Qld, 4626 on Monday, 15 April 2024, commencing at 1:30pm, followed by afternoon tea. In lieu of flowers, donations to United Apostolic Volunteers Foundation (UAVF) is appreciated. https://www.uavfoundation.org/ “Forever in our Hearts”

DOESSEL, TIMOTHY JOHN

DOESSEL, Timothy John Known as “Gully”. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 28 March 2024, aged 57 years. Much loved husband of Cheryl. Cherished Father of Adrian and Shanae and their partners Renee and Jacob. Son of Glenise (dec’d) and Roger. Poppy of Waylon and to his fur babies Luna, Yogi, Willow and Winston. Brother of Kaye and Nancy. Great mate of many. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Tim’s life to be held at Mundubbera Town Hall on Saturday, 06 April 2024, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. The Celebration of Tim’s life will be livestreamed & those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business 05/04/2024 (Please note: Jenlesley PL will never ask for your personal details nor request payment for a livestream.) “Forever in our Thoughts, Never Forgotten”

CHAPMAN, John Vincent

CHAPMAN, John Vincent Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 24 March 2024, aged 91 years. Loving Husband of Elva (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Ellen and Graham, Julie and Bob (dec’d), Lyle and Aletha, Debbie (dec’d) and David, Ian and Lisa. Cherished Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Treasured Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of John’s life to be held at the Riverleigh New Apostolic Church, 615 Coonambula Eidsvold Road, Riverleigh on Tuesday, 2 April 2024, commencing at 11:30am. “Reunited with Elva and Deb”

JOHNSON, EVELYN JOYCE

JOHNSON, Evelyn Joyce (nee Spry) Known as “Joyce” Late of Degilbo. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 20th March 2024, aged 85 years. Cherished Wife of Errol. Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Kayleen, Shane and Sonia, Tracey and Phil. Adored Nanna of Kobie and Emma, Alara and Ben, Siena, Cain and Caitlin, Tahni, Jedd, Demii and Great-Nanna to Maggie, Hugo, Charlie, Lula. Loving Sister of Jack (dec’d), Cliff (dec’d), Ned (dec’d), Mort (dec’d), Bill, Winston, Dot, Audrey (dec’d) and Nell (dec’d). Beloved Aunt of her family. Family and friends are invited to celebrate the life, and cherish the memories of Joyce with a funeral service to be held at the Graveside, Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 28th March 2024, commencing at 10 am. “To know her was to love her”.

HEBBARD, EVELYN MAY

Late of Gunther Retirement Village Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 19 March, 2024, aged 94 years. Beloved daughter of Sid (dec) & Mary (dec). Much loved sister/ sister-in-law of Winifred & Doug(dec), Raymond & Maryann, Ronnie & Annette, Mervyn & Yvonne, Kevin(dec) and Christine, Lynette & Chris, loving Aunt/ Cousin/ Special friend of many. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Evelyn’s life to be held at Graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 26 March 2024 commencing at 10am. “At Peace” The Celebration of Evelyn’s life will be livestreamed & those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business 25/03/2024 (Please note: Jenlesley PL will never ask for your personal details nor request payment for a livestream.)

WILLIAMS, Ian Murray

A celebration of the long and wonderful life of Ian Murray Williams, late of Mundubbera and formerly of Adelaide, who passed away peacefully in his home on 27 February 2024, will be held on Saturday, 9 March 2024 at the Mundubbera Community Hall starting at 12 noon.   After the celebration there will be a wake at the Mundubbera Golf Club.   All of Ian’s many friends and family are most welcome to both events and we would love to see you there.  Ian is fondly missed by his family; his wife Daphne, children Mark, Daniel and Fiona, Kylie and Simon, Sean and Greta, grandchildren Robbie, Rhys, Sean, Mia, Tomas, Kobi and Amilia, and loyal dog Blackie.

HOCHMUTH, Frank David

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Sunday 25 February 2024, aged 76 years. Much loved Brother & Brother-in-law of Pauline & Don (dec), Audrey & George (dec), Gladys & Kevin(dec), Eric(dec), John & Jill, Hilda & Stanley & Bruce. Devoted Uncle of his extended family & special friend of many. Relatives & Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Frank’s life to be held at Binjour Apostolic Church Cemetery, Church Road Binjour on Saturday, 2 March, 2024 commencing at 10am. Shade structures will be provided, however it would be prudent to bring a folding chair for your comfort. Refreshments will follow the service at the Binjour Bowls Club.

Bucholz, Colin Leslie

Late of Gayndah. Passed away suddenly on Friday, 16 February 2024, aged 89 years. Loving Husband of Miranda. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Ellen, Christopher and Dana, Annabel and Patrick. Adored Grandad of Bray, Leon and Reid. Cherished Brother of Allan (dec’d), Shirley, Beryl. Beloved Uncle of many. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend the Graveside Service for Colin to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 23 February 2024, commencing at 10am.

SEYMOUR, Ivy Maud

SEYMOUR, Ivy Maud (nee Bayntun) Aged 104 years Beloved wife of the late Bill Seymour. Much loved mother & mother-in law of Lorraine & Brian Lawrence, Graeme & Sue Seymour. Grandmother of Peter, Janice, Sharon & Tracey, Karen, Michelle (dec), Paul, Gavin, Craig (dec). Great grandmother of Brody, Reagan & Tyler, Amylee & Brenton, Hayden, Ella & Piper, Kane , Kayla & Blake. Great great grandmother of Ellie May. Relatives & Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Ivy’s life to be held at the Biggenden Memorial Hall on Thursday 15 February 2024 commencing at 10am followed by interment at the Degilbo Monumental Cemetery. The celebration of Ivy’s life will be livestreamed & those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au

WEIN, ETHEL ANNE

WEIN, Ethel Anne (nee Savage) Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 16th January 2024, aged 98 years. Devoted Wife of Ron (dec’d). Treasured Mother and Mother-in-law of Ann and Andrew, Jennifer and Mark, David and Maree, John and Mary. Beloved Nanna of Karl, Isaac, Megan and Great-Nanna of Josie. Aunt and special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to a Memorial Service for Ethel to be held at the Gayndah Uniting Church on Monday, 22nd January 2024, commencing at 12.30 pm. “Reunited with Ron”

DIXON, JOYCE LILLIAN

18/12/1924 ~ 06/01/2024 Much loved Mother of Gregory(dec’d) and Joy, Ronald and Margaret, Grandmother, Great-grandmother and Great-great-grandmother. Sister of Irene (dec’d), Jean (dec’d), Heather (dec’d), Kelly and Marian, Leslie (dec’d), Leonard (dec’d), Thelma (dec’d), Marjorie (dec’d) and Desly (dec’d). A celebration of Joyce’s life will be held on Saturday, 27th January 2024 at the Salvation Army Chapel, 109 Kingaroy Street, Kingaroy (the chapel is located behind the Salvos Store), commencing at 11 am. The service will be followed by refreshments.

RENNIE, BRUCE MARTIN

Late of Gayndah, formerly of Brisbane. Passed away peacefully Friday 05/01/2024, aged 90 years. Adored Husband of Jenette. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Mick and Kellie. Beloved Poppy Bruce of Breanna and Connor. Special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Bruce’s life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall on Friday 19/01/2024 commencing at 10am followed by a private cremation. the celebration of Bruce’s life will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business on 18/01/2024. (Please note, Jenlesley will never ask for personal details or charge for livestreaming.)

WILLIS, Ray Francis

Known as “Doc” Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Thursday, 21st December 2023, aged 84 years. Adored Husband of Gail. Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Jeannie and Gary, Helen and Mal, Colleen and George, Michelle and Kevin. Much loved Grandad and Dowa to his nine grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Beloved Brother of Shirley, Mervyn (dec’d), Fay, Greg and Francis (dec’d). Loving Uncle and special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of “Doc’s” life to be held at the graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 28th December 2023, commencing at 9.30 am. “At Peace”

Darby, Gavin Lyal

Known as “Alfie/ Darby”. Late of Gold Coast, formerly of Apple Tree Creek. Taken into God’s care on Sunday 17 of December 2023 aged 61 years, with his loving Family by his side. Dearly loved Father of Letitia Kling and Lyal Darby. Dearly loved Son of Phyllis (dec’d) and John Darby (dec’d). Dearly loved Grandad of Jayden Kling, Cody Brassington, Harlim Anderson and Keanu Darby. Dearly loved Brother of Gwen (dec’d), Julie, Judy, Sharon, Carmel (dec’d), Janice (dec’d), Wendy, Colin, Kelvin, Tony, Terry (dec’d) and Robert (dec’d). Dearly loved special friend of Leanne Kling and cherished Uncle of many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend the Funeral Service to celebrate Gavin’s life, to be held at Christ Church, Anglican Church, Childers at 24 Macrossan Street Childers, on Saturday 30 December 2023 commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Apple Tree Creek Cemetery. “Forever in our Hearts”

DOWNIE, Bruce Evan

Known as “Goosey Brucie”. Late of Biggenden, formerly of Canterbury, Sydney. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 17th December 2023, aged 55 years. Beloved Husband of Nell. Much loved Brother and Brother-in-law of Sylvia and Lynden, Andrew (dec’d). Loving Son of Lorraine Cobban. Adored Stepfather of Anthony. Precious Grandfather of Mikah, Max, Jett. Devoted Uncle of Kurt, Morgen, Haydn, Rhien. Special mate to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully to attend a celebration of Bruce’s life to be held at the Biggenden Memorial Hall on Friday, 29th December 2023, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery. Bruce’s funeral service at the Memorial Hall only will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on the 28/12/2023,

COLCH, GLADYS JUNE

COLCH, Gladys June (nee Hendry) Known as June Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah, formerly of 70 Meson Street, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on 14th December 2023, aged 96 years. Wife of Albert William (dec’d). Mother of Christine, Paul and David and their partners, Grandmother, Great-grandmother and Great-great-grandmother. Sister of Kevin, Barrie, Faye and Neil (dec’d). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Requiem Mass to celebrate June’s life to be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Gayndah, on Friday, 22nd December 2023, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. “Reunited with Albert” June’s funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business on Thursday, 21/12/2023.

GRIFFIN, Harold George Charles

Late of Degilbo.  Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 10th December 2023, aged 93 years.  Much loved Husband of Mary.  Beloved Father and Father-in-law of Wayne and Michelle, Ashley and Jenny, Paul and Sharon, Fiona and Scott.  Loving Grandad of Jacinta, Bailey, Bronte, Corin, Jessica, Madison, Lauren and Nicholas.  Adored Brother of Violet (dec’d), Olive and Cedric (dec’d). Cherished Uncle to his family.  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Harold’s life to be held at the Uniting Church of Australia, Biggenden on Tuesday, 19th December 2023, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery.  The funeral service for Harold will be Livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email:  admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Monday, 18/12/2023.

AHERN, JOHN BARRY

Known as Barry.  Late of Gayndah.  Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 9th December 2023, aged 84 years. Much loved Husband of Del.  Loving Father and Father-in-law of Mark and Kerry, Kylie and Barry, Susie and Hamish, Jane and Esa, Paul and Melissa, Liam and Alison, Anthony and Meg, Matthew and Anna.  Adored Grandad of Dillon, Georgia, Evie, George, Stella, Holly, Trader, James, Dougie, Rowan, Kirby, Caitlin (dec’d) and Great-Granddaughter to be.  Beloved Brother of Brian, Diane, Denise (dec’d), Claire, Johnny (dec’d) and Billy. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Barry’s life to be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Gayndah, on Saturday, 16th December 2023, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Gunther Village, Gayndah, would be appreciated.  Envelopes available at the service. Barry’s funeral service will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email:  admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Friday.

DODD, Rosie Margaret

Known as “Woodie” Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 6th December 2023, aged 88 years. Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Garry and Patti, Rodney and Leisha (dec’d), Lorraine (dec’d), Anthony, Robyn and Andrew, Eddie and Eileen, Jeffrey and Joanne. Beloved Daughter of Fred (dec’d) and Queenie Bay (nee Pope) (dec’d). Loving Nanna of her many grandchildren great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Adored Sister and Sister-in-law of May (dec’d), Dainy (dec’d), Fred (dec’d), Amy (dec’d), Doug (dec’d), Betty (dec’d), Gracie (dec’d), Agnes (dec’d), Raymond (dec’d) and Eileen (dec’d). Much loved Aunt and special friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Rosie’s life to be held at the Church of Christ, Eidsvold, Esplanade Street, Eidsvold on Friday, 15 December 2023, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. “Rosie is the last of her line”

Ulcoq, Carla Frederica

Carla’s funeral service will be live streamed, anyone wishing to participate please email admin@jenlesley.com.au by 5pm Sunday, 3rd December 2023.

DENT, George Edwy Erskine

Known as Edwy. Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 24 November 2023, aged 78 years. Much loved Husband of Jessie. Beloved Father and Father-in-law of Ann and Warren, Andrew and Jess, Heather and Brenton, Helen and Jason. Adored Grandad of Ainsley, Tristen, Tori, Sophie, Darius, Elsie, Arabella, Milo, Georgia, Zechariah, Darcy, Abbigail. Cherished Brother of Max. Devoted Uncle and Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Service for Edwy at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery, on Tuesday, 5 December 2023, commencing at 10am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Gunther Retirement Village would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. It would be appreciated if past and present stewards of Gayndah Show Society could wear their steward ribbons/badges. Edwy’s graveside service will be livestreamed those wishing to participate please email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business Monday, 4th December 2023.

BURNS, Norma Beryl (nee Trusz)

Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 19 November 2023, aged 94 years. Former Wife of Ivan (dec’d). Loving Partner of Francis (F.J) (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of her extended family. Beloved Grandma, Nan and Gran of her many Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. Much loved Sister and Sister-in-law of her family. Precious Aunt, Cousin and Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Norma’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Friday, 24 November 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Monumental Cemetery.

AUGUSTINE, MERVYN CLIVE

Known as Clive. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, 7th November 2023, aged 63 years. Treasured Partner of Angela. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Kailan and Liam, Carly, Blake. Adored Grandad of Abigail and Grace. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Marie, Carol. Bruce, and their partners. Devoted Uncle of the Kavanagh, Richards and Augustine Families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Clive’s life to be held at the graveside, Mundubbera Monumental Cemetery on Tuesday, 14th November 2023, commencing at 11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Mundubbera Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Forever in our hearts”

SLACK, Robbyn Angela (nee Worley)

Late of Redhill, QLD formerly of “Bronte” Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Saturday, 4 November 2023, aged 77 years. Beloved Wife of Gordon (dec’d). Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Craig and Leanne, Kate, Scott and Evie. Loving Gran of Harri, Joseph and Zoe, Kayley, Jade and Josh and Great-Grandmother of Artie. Cherished Sister of Janet, Rosalind, Dianne, Julie and Stepsister of Lola (dec’d), Errol (dec’d). Family and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Robbyn to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Saturday, 11 November 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to MND & Me Foundation, MND Australia, Fight MND, MND QLD would be greatly appreciated. Donations can be made by going to the following websites and clicking the donate buttons to help find a cure for Motor Neurone Disease. www.mndandme.com.au; www.mndaustralia.org.au; www.fightmnd.org.au; www.mndaq.org.au

DUGGAN, Joy Rae (nee Clarke)

Late of Gunther Retirement Village, Gayndah formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 05 November 2023, aged 82 years. Cherished Wife of Col (dec’d). Much loved Sister and Sister-in-law of Mavis and Doug (dec’d). Loving Aunt of Paul and Leanne. Dearest Friend of Jud, Lisa and girls. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Joy’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Bowls Club on Monday, 13 November 2023, commencing at 11am, followed by a private cremation. Could Bowls Club members please wear their club uniform.

RUTHENBERG, Joan (nee Snare)

Late of “Coonambula Lodge”, Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Thursday, 19 October 2023, aged 96 years. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Joan’s Life to be held at the Mundubbera Baptist Church, 92 Leichhardt Street, on Friday, 27 October 2023, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery.

POTT, ROBERT ARTHUR

Known as “Bobby” Late of Mundubbera formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Tuesday 17th October 2023 aged 92 years. Cherished Husband of Gwendoline (dec’d). Much loved Father, Father-in-law of Ken & Sandra, Dudley & Gayle, Graham & Alison, Deb & Michael, Wayne & Jodie. Adored Grandad of Bradley, Clinton, Cameron, Adrianna, Robbie, Kesley, Mikayla, Ayla, Kearna, Jessica, Oscar, Emmy-Lou & Great Grand Dad to 10 Great Grand Children. Beloved Brother, Brother-in-law of Margaret (dec’d) & Joe (dec’d), Jim (dec’d) & Clare, Jean (dec’d) & Reg (dec’d), John (dec’d) & Jenny, Marion. Devoted Uncle to his extended family and special friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Thanksgiving Mass to celebrate Bobby’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Community Hall, Lyons St, Mundubbera on Tuesday 31st October, 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations to the Mundubbera Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Reunited with Gwen” Bobby’s funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email:   admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than Monday at close of business.

CROSS, GEORGE CAMPBELL

Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 13th of October 2023, aged 98 years. Cherished Husband of Mavis (dec’d). Much loved Father, Father-in-law of Alan & Leigh, Linda & Doug (dec’d), Robert & Debbie, Graeme & Raewyn, Margie & Bill (dec’d), Chris (Chic). Adored Grandad of Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and Great Great Grandchildren. Loving Brother of Alby (dec’d), Andy (dec’d), Neil (dec’d), Reg (dec’d), Jim (dec’d), Pat (dec’d), Charlie (dec’d), Margaret. Much loved Uncle and special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of George’s life to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Hall on Monday the 30th of October 2023 commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Coalstoun Lakes Lawn Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations to the Biggenden Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Reunited with Mavis”

Collins, Ivy Ileen (nee Brown)

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 3 October 2023, aged 94 years. Dearly loved Wife of Elwyn “Digger” (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Margaret and Jim, Dennis (dec’d), Lorraine and Les, Shirley and Fred, Peter, Barry. Adored Grandma and Great-Grandma of her many Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. Loving Aunt and Special Friend of her Coonambula Lodge family. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Graveside Service to celebrate Ivy’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery, on Tuesday, 10 October 2023, commencing at 10am. “Reunited with Pop and Dennis” Ivy’s funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email:   admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than Monday at close of business.

BUCHOLZ, Allan Hugh

Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 1 October 2023, aged 91 years. Much loved Husband of Toni. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Colin and Miranda, Shirley and Neville (dec’d), Beryl and Phill and Bob Palmer (dec’d). Beloved Uncle of Les, Kerry, Ellen, Christopher, Annabel. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Allan’s life to be held at the Graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery, on Saturday, 7 October 2023, commencing at 10am. “Forever in our Hearts”

HAMPSON, GWENDOLINE MAY

HAMPSON, Gwendoline May (nee Turner), known as “Gwen”. Late of Monto. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 15th September 2023, aged 96 years, 11 months. Treasured Wife of Phillip (dec’d). Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Reg and Desley, Karen and Dale (dec’d), Wayne and Karen. Much loved Nanny of Tania, Craig and Trudy, Christopher and Emily, Kate and Old Nanny of Abbey, Riley, Lola, Jack. Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of Ken, Ray (dec’d), Mavis and Graham (dec’d), Fay and Bill (dec’d), June (dec’d) and George (dec’d). Beloved Aunt of her family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Gwen’s life to be held at the Monto Community Hall on Friday, 22nd September 2023, commencing at 11 am, followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to Ridgehaven Retirement Complex would be greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. Gwen’s funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than Thursday at close of business.

HOLZNAGEL, Barry John

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away on Friday, 8 September 2023, aged 83 years. Treasured Husband of Judy. Adored Father and Father-in-law of Michelle and John, Ashley and Megan. Special Grandad and Great-Grandad of Pete and Megan and Thomas, Kate and Beau, Keeley, Sophie, Rory. Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Barry’s life to be held at the Graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery, on Thursday, 14 September 2023, commencing at 10am. The Celebration of Barry’s life will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business Wednesday, 13 September 2023. “Forever in our Hearts”

McGregor, Grace (nee Berrie)

Late of Biggenden, formerly of Mount Steadman. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 30 August 2023, aged 96 years. Dearly loved Wife of Greg (dec’d). Treasured Mother of Janet, Lorna, Roy, Doug. Much loved Mother-in-law and Grandmother to their extended families. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service for Grace to be held at the St John’s Anglican Church, 45 Edward Street, Biggenden on Tuesday, 5 September 2023, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Biggenden Hospital Auxiliary would be greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

BIRCHLEY, Peter Richard

Late of Biloela, formerly of Tandora, Eidsvold. Died a well-prepared death with all the rites of Holy Mother Church on Monday, 14th August 2023, aged 65 years. Beloved Son of Aubrey (dec’d) and Maud (dec’d). Brother and Brother-in-law of Michael and Bernadette (dec’d) Comerford, Frank (dec’d), Mary, Michael and Genevieve Birchley, John, Peter and Ann Stratton. Uncle and Special Friend of Many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Requiem Mass for the Repose of His Soul, to be held at Eidsvold Community Hall on Wednesday 23rd August 2023, commencing at 12:30pm, preceded by Rosary at 12 midday, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. “May He Rest In Peace”

POINTON, Alex Alfred

Known as “Sandy”. Late of Mount Eagle, Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 14 August 2023, aged 85 years. Much loved Husband of Jan. Cherished Father of Elvis, Arthur, Donald, Sandy, Gene. Adored Grandad and Great-Grandad of his many Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Sandy’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Sports Complex, Eidsvold Showgrounds on Monday, 21 August 2023, commencing at 11am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery.

DAFFEY, Clarence William David

Known as “Snow” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away on Saturday, 5 August 2023, aged 88 years. Much loved Husband of Trish. Beloved Father and Father-in-law. Devoted Poppy of his extended family. Cherished Brother, Uncle, Cousin and Special Friend of many. “Snow” will be privately cremated with a Memorial Service to be held on a date to be advised.  

MAAS, LORRAINE STRATTON

MAAS, Lorraine Stratton (nee Godbold) Known as “Lane”, “Gran”, “G’ma”, “Gemmy” Late of Gayndah, formerly of Gooroolba. Taken into God’s care on Wednesday, 2nd August 2023, aged 95 years. Adored Wife of Syd (dec’d). Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Lyn and Geoff, Anne and Ray, Allan and Heather (dec’d), Snow and Lyn, Steve and Julie. Loving Gran, G’ma and Gemmy to eighteen grandchildren, forty-one great-grandchildren, sixteen great-great-grandchildren. Cherished Sister to Aileen, George (dec’d), Kevin (dec’d), Valmai (dec’d), Allan (dec’d), Billy (dec’d) and Joe (dec’d). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Lorraine’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Friday, 11th August 2023. commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. “Reunited with Syd” “Always loved, always remembered”

Cooper, Shirley Margaret (nee Tobler)

Known as Nanna. Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 30 July 2023, aged 76 years. Devoted Wife of Willy (dec’d). Beloved Mother and Mother-in-law of Darryl and Mary, Robert, Russell. Treasured Nanna of Rhys, Zac, Brai, Jamie, Tyler. Much loved Sister and Sister-in-law of Doug, Marlene and Leon, Lyn, Murray, Lorraine and Ron, Kelvin, Allan. Loving Aunt of her family and Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Shirley’s life to be held at the Graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery, on Monday, 7 August 2023, commencing at 10am. The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Friday.

COBBO, Ashley James

Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 17th July, 2023, aged 60 years of age. Much loved Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle, Cousin and Special Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Ashley’s life to be held at the Gayndah Town Hall on Friday, 4th August 2023, commencing at 10 am, followed by a private cremation. All attendees are encouraged to wear Broncos colours or maroon attire to honour Ashley’s passion for the Broncos. The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Thursday.

Buckley, Kathleen (nee Grant)

Known as Kath. Late of Gayndah, formerly of Moama, NSW. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Saturday, 22 July 2023, aged 98 years. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate Kath’s life at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Gayndah on Saturday, 29 July 2023, commencing at 11am.

VOLLMER, Sylvia Robyn

VOLLMER, Sylvia Robyn (formerly Taylor, nee Cary) Known as “Robyn” Late of Bundaberg, formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 17th July 2023, aged 78 years. Loving Wife of Rolf and devoted friend of Mike. Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of John and Helen, Susie and Gary, Michael and Emma. Treasured Grandma of Dylan, Aidan, Tiana, Jorja, Daniel, Jake, Ethan and Great-grandma of Delilah. Sister and Sister-in-law of Di and Richard, Bill and Eve (dec’d), Jane and Bruce, Rosanne. Cherised Aunt of her family. Great friend of many. “Resting in God’s Care” Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside funeral service for Robyn to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 28th July 2023, commencing at 12 noon. Robyn’s service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Thursday, 27/07/2023.

Law, Edna

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 14 July 2023, aged 77 years. Dearly loved Daughter of Dan (dec’d) and Jessie Law (dec’d). Much loved Sister of Dawn (dec’d), Marsha, Pamela (dec’d), Malcolm, Dottie, Isabelle. Beloved Aunty of Jody-Lee. Sister-in-law of Rosemary, Harold, Brett. Good Friend to many. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate Edna’s life at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Gayndah on Monday, 24 July 2023, commencing at 10am. “In Jehovah’s memory, the safest place to be”

JENSEN, BERYL JEAN

JENSEN, Beryl Jean (nee Moore) Late of Gayndah, formerly of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 8th July 2023, aged 90 years. Cherished Wife of Robert. Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Lloyd, Wayne and Julie. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Beryl’s life to be held at the Wesleyan Methodist Church, Gayndah, on Tuesday, 18th July 2023 commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Memerambi Lawn Cemetery at 3 pm. Beryl’s funeral service will be livestreamed at the church only and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au before the close of business on Monday, 17/07/2023.

Darrow, Robin James Alexander

Late of “Waitemata”, Gayndah. Passed away at home peacefully with his loving family by his side on Sunday, 2 July 2023, aged 88 years. Adored Husband of Jennine. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Sue and Stephen, Les and Benita, Ken and Cindy. Beloved Poppy of Brienna, Tom, Sara, Nick, Ryan, Trinity, Marina. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Barbara and Jim (dec’d). Cherished Uncle of Allen, Robert, Lou. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service for Robin to be held at the St Matthews Anglican Church, Gayndah on Monday, 17 July 2023, commencing at 10:30am. Followed by a private cremation. The Funeral of Robin will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business the day before.

Ballin, Kevin Albert

Late of Binjour formerly of Nanango. Passed away peacefully and now at home in God’s care on Saturday, 1 July 2023, aged 73 years. Dearly loved Husband of Judith. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Glen and Mandy, Jodie and Jonathan, Lesley and Mark, Ross (dec’d) and Miriam, Neil and Laura. Honoured and much loved Grandad of his 16 Grandchildren. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Kevin’s life to be held at the Gayndah Town Hall on Saturday, 8 July 2023, commencing at 11am. Kevin was laid to rest at the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

Clarke, Darrell Keith

Late of Gayndah, formerly of Gympie and Lightning Ridge. Passed away peacefully with his loving family and friends by his side on Saturday, 1 July 2023, aged 71 years. Much loved Husband of Donna. Loving Father of Brett, Bec, Annie, Matthew, Bodhi, Kharli. Adored Poppy of his 16 Grandchildren. Treasured Brother of Des, Regina, Yvonne (dec’d). Special Friend of many. “Forever in our Hearts” Darrell will be privately cremated.

PING, HEATHER EMILY

PING, Heather Emily (nee Forrester) Late of Carramar Aged Care, Tewantin, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Sunday, 18th June 2023, aged 89 years. Dearly loved Wife of Stanley Robert Ping (dec’d). Beloved Mother and Mother-in-law of Deian and Gerard, Melodie and Geoff and Matthew (dec’d). Much loved Nanna of Chantelle and Matt, Josh and Jacqui, James and Evelyn, Connor and Ella. Loving Great-Nanna of Emily, Jayce and Alfie. Loving Sister of Jean. Much loved Aunt of Cathy and Jeff and special friend to many. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service to celebrate Heather’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Tuesday, 27th June 2023, commencing at 11 am, followed by a private cremation. The service will be livestreamed and anyone wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on 26/06/2023. Flowers are most welcome, but if you prefer to make a donation to Noosa Care Inc Carramar, it would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Now in God’s Care” and “Forever in our Hearts”

PATTERSON, GEORGE DAVID

Known as “Pedro” Late of Gurgeena. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 15th June 2023, aged 88 years. Loving Husband of Helen (dec’d). Much loved Step-father and Father-in-law of Lloyd, Gail and Col. Adored Pop of Nikola, Raeisa, Callum. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Tony (dec’d) and Shirley (dec’d), Rod and Anita, Esther (dec’d) and Dan. Cherished Uncle, Cousin, special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside funeral service to celebrate Pedro’s life to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 26th June 2023, commencing at 1 pm.

Spoor, John Noel

Known as “Noel”. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 13 June 2023, aged 86 years. Dearly loved Husband of Norma. Much loved Father of Keverne, Phil, Merrillyn, Errol. Cherished Grandfather of 17 Grandchildren and Great-Grandfather of 14 Great-Grandchildren. Loving Brother of Joy, Leona, Maree. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Noel’s life to be held at Champions Church, 29 Beveridge Road, Thornlands QLD 4164, on Tuesday, 20 June 2023, commencing at 11am. The Church Service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email:  admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business today. Please Note: A Graveside Service for Noel will be held at Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 7 July 2023, commencing at 11am.

SEABROOK, GREGORY JOHN

Known as “Greg” or “Seaby” Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 12th June 2023, aged 57 years. Cherished Partner of Mel. Much loved Step-father of Tara, Amy and Tye. Adored Grandad of Rylan, Savannah and Ivy. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Carol and Phil, Debbie and Perry, Colin and Dianne. Beloved Uncle to his nieces and nephews. Much loved Cousin, Nephew and best mate to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Greg’s life to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Memorial Hall on Friday, 23rd June 2023 commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Coalstoun Lakes Monumental Cemetery. The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Thursday.

WEIER, LENARD LLOYD

Known as “Len” Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Moura and Howard. Passed away suddenly on Friday, 9th June 2023, aged 82 years. Loving Husband of Faye. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Vicki, Penny and Greg, Teena and Cecil, Darren and Tamara. Adored Grandad and Great Grandad of his many Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Loving Brother of Bart (dec’d), Gail (dec’d), Isabel, Viv, Beryl, Owen, Myrtle and Pearl. Beloved Uncle and Special Friend of many. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Len’s life to be held at the Heritage Chapel, Maryborough Crematorium, Cnr Walker Street and Bruce Highway, Maryborough, on Thursday, 15 June 2023, commencing at 1.30 pm. The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au before the close of business the day before. “Gone Fishing”

HOFFMAN, Shane Matthew

Late of Gayndah, formerly of Toowoomba. Passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, 31 May 2023, aged 52 years. Much loved Husband of Nancy. Cherished Son and Son-in-law of Christine and Michael (dec’d), Alan and Suzanne. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Michael, Theresa, Deslie and Brett, Michelle and Jorge, Bernadette, Sarah and Mark, Rebecca and Jason, Jessica and Dallas, Krystel and Jarryd, Kevin and Angela, Greg and Kathleen. Devoted Uncle, Nephew, Cousin and Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Shane’s life to be held at 641 Gayndah-Mundubbera Road, Gayndah on Friday, 16 June 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by a private cremation. “Forever in our Hearts”

GOODA, Thel Marie

Known as Thel. Late of Brisbane, formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 21st May 2023, aged 62 years. Much loved Partner of David Watson. Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Gulawa and Lauren. Precious Mother figure to Kayla, Edward, Sheona, Shanice, Lakisha and Christina. Cherished Granny of D.J., Orlando, Franklin. Beloved Sister of Vera, Shane and Gene (dec’d). Special Aunty of Geoffrey, Georgina, Matthew and Bernard. A cherished and loved friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Thel’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Town Hall, Moreton Street, Eidsvold, on Saturday, 17th June 2023 commencing at 11 am, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. “Forever in our hearts”

Dolding, Jesse William

Late of Windemere, Gayndah. Taken into God’s care on Monday, 29 May 2023, aged 71 years. Cherished Husband of Valmae. Loving Father of AJ, Rebecca, Jennifer, Bronwyn, Roseanna, Yvette, Mark. Doting Poppy of Azaria, Indianna, Calvin, Monique, Lachlan, Sahara, Jackson, Giselle, Carter, Lydia, Georgette, Makenzie, Finnlay, Harlow, Amy. Uncle, Friend and Mentor to many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Jesse’s life to be held at the Gayndah Presbyterian Church, Warton St, on Saturday 3rd June 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. The celebration of Jesse’s life will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au

Gray, Jean (nee Barrett)

Late of Meilene Aged Care, Kalkie, formerly of Gayndah and Burnett Heads. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 25th May 2023, aged 92 years. Dearly loved Wife of Ron (dec’d). Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Ian and Donna, Robyn (dec’d). Loving Nanny of Amanda, Shannyn, Breanna and Old Nanny of Zoe, Ava, Jay, Axel, Jaxon, Mackenzie, Grayson, Hunter. Special family friend of Bernadette. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Jean’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah, on Friday, 2nd June 2023, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. The celebration of Jean’s life will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au “Reunited with Ron”

Juers, Eleanor Barbara (nee Jaensch)

Late of Gayndah. Taken into God’s care on Friday, 26th May 2023, aged 83 years. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service for Eleanor to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah, on Saturday, 3rd June 2023, commencing at 2pm, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah, would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The Funeral Service of Eleanor’s life will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au

MEYER, THELMA MARY

MEYER, Thelma Mary (nee Meredith) Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 21st May 2023, aged 85 years. Much loved Wife of Allan (Friar). Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Debbie and Greg, Ruth and Craig, Neil and Roslyn. Adored Granny of Kelly, Jenny, Tracey, Danielle, Bryan, Belinda, Mitchell, Austin and Great-Granny of Parker, Charlee, Mya, Joey, Emmerson, Levi, Harper, Annalise, Ava, Lachlan, Thomas and Archie. Loving Sister of Joan (dec’d), Roy (dec’d) and Merle. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Thelma’s life to be held at the graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Saturday, 27th May 2023, commencing at 11 am. The service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

SAVAGE, DESLIE ERNEST

Known as “Des” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Thursday, 18 May 2023, aged 91 years. Much loved Husband of Val. Loving Father and Father-in-law of Angela and Clive, Melody and Darryl. Beloved Poppy of Carly, Blake and Anthony, and Great-grandfather of Tayla. Precious twin Brother of Stan and much loved Brother of Ivy (dec’d), Pearl (dec’d), Myrtle (dec’d), Hazel (dec’d) and Richie (dec’d). Cherished Uncle, Cousin and special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Des’ life to be held at the graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 25 May 2023, commencing at 10 am. Des’ funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by close of business the day before.

Wilson, Mavis Catherine (nee Callanan)

Late of Gayndah, formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Tuesday, 16 May 2023, aged 85 years. Dearly loved Wife of Jon. Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Sandra and Mark (dec’d), Micheal and Sharyn, Danny and Jenny, Kim. Loving Grandmother and Nanna of ten Grandchildren and 22 Great-Grandchildren. Beloved Sister of her two Sisters and four Brothers. Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Service for Mavis to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 23 May 2023, commencing at 11am. The Graveside Service for Mavis will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Monday, 22nd May 2023.

FULLER, EDWARD JAMES

FULLER, Edward James, known as “Joolie”, late of Moura and Hivesville, formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away suddenly on Sunday, 7th May 2023, aged 60 years. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Kayla, Edward, Sheona and Rhece, Shanice, Lakisha, Breanna, Jada. Deadly Pop of sixteen devoted grandchildren. Beloved Brother of Annette, Dianne, Odette, Debbie, David, Billy, Steven, Linda and John. Adored Uncle, Nephew, Cousin and special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Eddie’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Sports Complex, Eidsvold Showgrounds on Friday, 26th May 2023, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery.

GEORGE, Geteno

Known as Kit. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Friday, 5 May 2023, aged 81 years. Dearly loved Husband of Margaret (dec’d). Beloved Father and Father-in-law of Donna and Fred, Cynthia and Wayne, Kathy and Kevin, Jack and Kylie, David and Annette, Geteno and Jenae, Amanda and Allan. Cherished Poppa, Poppy and Black Poppy of his many Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren and Great-Great-Grandchildren. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Tommy Hayden (dec’d), Jaine Williams (dec’d), Wya George (dec’d), Kailu George, Jacob George, Jimmy George (dec’d), Willie George (dec’d), Jeremiah George (dec’d), Wazana Butler (nee George) (dec’d), Minnie McConnell (nee George), Lui George (dec’d) and their partners. Much loved Uncle of many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Kit’s life to be held at the Gayndah Show Hall on Saturday, 20 May 2023, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations to Gayndah Hospital and Gayndah Indoor Bowls Club would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. Family wish to advise that the Wake (which will take place after the funeral ceremony) is an alcohol free event. “Gone Fishing”

McGILVERY, Phyllis Vera

McGILVERY, Phyllis Vera (nee Pownall) Known as “Phyl” Late of Hervey Bay, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Wednesday, 3rd May 2023, aged 94 years. Cherished Wife of Keith (dec’d). Adored Mother, Mother-in-law of Bruce and Clare, Robin and Annemaree, Karen and Paul. Much loved Grandma Phyl of Denise and Kenny, Craig (dec’d) and Jennifer, Ashley and Cher, Renee and Clinton, Marc (dec’d), Kaylene, Jacqui, Danielle and Tim, Elise and Harvey, John and Megan; and Great-grandmother of nine grandchildren, twenty-two great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren. Loving Aunt to her family of many and wonderful friend and greatly admired by everyone. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Phyl’s life to be held at the Heritage Chapel, Maryborough Crematorium on Tuesday, 16th May 2023, commencing at 11 am. The Celebration of Phyl’s life will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business on Monday, 15th May 2023.

Holzheimer, Alexis Mary (nee Rose)

Known as Lexie. Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Bundaberg. Passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, 27 April 2023, aged 68 years. Dearly loved Wife of Bevan. Devoted Mother and Mother-in-law of Anton and Ness, Donella. Cherished Grandma of Anthony, Nate, Summer. Friend to all. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Lexie’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Golf Club, Frank McCauley Street, on Friday, 12 May 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by a private cremation. The Family has requested that attendees please wear pink.

McGilvery, Craig Andrew

Late of Woodridge, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Friday, 28 April 2023, aged 49 years. Cherished Husband of Jenni. Devoted Father and Father-in-law of Mikaela and Cam, Brendan, Mitchell, Lennon and Olivia, Dylan. Treasured Son of Bruce and Clare. Much loved Poppa of Declan, Kobi, Addy, Bonnie, Andrew. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Denise and Kenny, Ashley and Cher. Precious Cousin and Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Craig’s Life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall, 20 Warton Street, on Friday, 12 May 2023, commencing at 1pm, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. The Celebration of Craig’s life will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business, Thursday, 11 May 2023.  

HUNTER, EDNA MERLE

Late of Blue Care, Caloundra, formerly from Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on 25th April 2023, aged 86 years old. Edna was the dearly loved Wife of Noel (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Colleen, Wendy and Stephen, Sandy and Jorg, Tony and Monique; adored Grandmother and Great-grandmother of their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Edna’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah, on Friday, 5th May 2023, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. “Reunited with Noely”.

LARNER, FREDERIC LESLIE

LARNER, Frederic Leslie Known as “Peter” Late of “Renral”, Mundubbera. Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, 25th April 2023, aged 85 years. Much loved Husband of Jan. Dearly loved Father and Father-in-law of Lindsay and Tessa, Leanne and Brad; and Pop of Chelsey, Travis, Jackson and Cody. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Peter’s life to be held at the graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Wednesday, 3rd May 2023 commencing at 10 am. “Forever in our hearts”

WILLIAMS, Troy Leslie

Known as “Troy Boy / Scary” Late of Fernvale. Passed away on Thursday, 13 April 2023, aged 42 years. Special Friend of Peta. Precious Son of Cheryl. Much loved Brother of Wayne, Lynette, Sidney, Sharon, Clifton, Aaron, Lewin, Dempsey, Shawn, Felina. Cherished Uncle, Nephew and Cousin and Friend to many. Family and Friends are invited to attend the Graveside Service for Troy to be held at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 28 April 2023, commencing at 1pm. “Forever in our Hearts”

Brown, Jennifer Lyle (nee Combo)

Known as Jenny. Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Cherbourg. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Sunday, 16 April 2023, aged 75 years. Dearly loved Wife of Malcolm. Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Malcolm and Robyn, Malessa and James, Leo, Damien, Jodie. Cherished Nanny of Brody, Logan, Sophie, Heloise, Maddie, Kaden, Charlysa, Jyah, Elyh, Cohen, Zyzy, Jada and Great- Grandmother of Deja. Precious Sister of her siblings. Treasured Aunt and Cousin, and Special Friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Jenny’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Town Hall on Friday, 28 April 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Kidney Health Australia would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The Funeral Service will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business the day before.

HASTINGS, Neville Stanley

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Monday 10 April 2023, aged 78 years. Cherished Husband of Norma. Beloved Father and Father-in-law of Yvette and Peter, Natasha and Martin. Adored Stepfather of Sarah-Joy and Cameron, Beau-John and Charissa. Precious Grandad Neville of Carlie (dec’d), Stephanie, Samuel, Gemma, Sophie, Holly. Much loved Great-Grandad of Thomas. Devoted Pa of Emmett, Hudson, Scout, Layla. Admired Poppy Nev to the Day Care children. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Kathleen, Mervyn and Sunny. Loving Uncle of his family and Special Friend to many. Family and Friends are invited to attend the Graveside Service for Neville to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 18 April 2023, commencing at 10:30am. The Funeral Service will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business the day before. In lieu of flowers, donations to New Life Centre, Mundubbera would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

LEWIS, George Joseph

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 31 March 2023, aged 89 years. Loving Husband of Iris. Much loved Dad of Waynne and Wendy, Neville (dec’d), Colin and Val (dec’d). Cherished Grandfather of Jessica and Ben, Jasmin. Great-Grandfather to Ty and Savannah. Treasured Step-Grandfather of Janelle and Brian, Donna and Christian and their families. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend the Graveside Service for George to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 11 April 2023, commencing at 11am. The Funeral Service will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before close of business the day before. In lieu of flowers, donations to Dementia Australia would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Forever in our Hearts”

Maxwell, Frederick John

Known as Fred. Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 24 March 2023, aged 90 years. Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service for Fred to be held at the Gayndah Bowls Club on Sunday, 2 April 2023, commencing at 3pm.

Pott, Gwendoline Jean (nee Sloss)

Known as Gwen. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Sunday, 12 March 2023, aged 87 years. Adored Wife of Bob. Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Ken and Sandra, Dudley and Gayle, Graham and Alison, Debbie and Mike, Wayne and Jodie. Much Loved Grandma and Nanna of Robbie and Brooke, Bradley and Lauren, Kesley, Clinton and Jami, Cameron and Kate, Adrianna, Ayla, Kearna, Mikayla, Jessica, Aiden, Oscar, Emmy-Lou and Great-Grandmother of eight Great-Grandchildren. Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of James (dec’d) and Joyce, Lorna (dec’d) and Errol (dec’d), Neville and Judith, Geoff and Pat. Devoted Aunt and Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Gwen’s life to be held at the St Mary’s Catholic Church, Mundubbera on Friday, 24 March 2023, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Blue Care Mundubbera would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The Funeral Service for Gwen will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au “At Peace”

Nolan, David Michael

Known as Dave. Late of Coalstoun Lakes, formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away Friday, 10 March 2023, aged 65 years. Former Husband of Kathy. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Blake and Elise, Todd and Rosslyn. Cherished Son of Mary and Frank (dec’d). Loving Grandad of Phoebe. Treasured Brother of Teresa and Patricia. Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Dave’s life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall, 20 Warton Street, Gayndah on Saturday, 18 March 2023, commencing at 3pm, followed by a private cremation.

SMITH, Kym Maree

Known as Kymmy. Late of Aspley/Banyo formerly of Goomeri. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Sunday, 26 February 2023, aged 60 years. Treasured Partner of Rod. Beloved Mother and Mother-in-law of Nick and Stacey. Much loved Daughter of Des (dec’d) and Heather (dec’d). Cherished Sister and Sister-in-law of Russell and Mam Panida, Warren and Vicky, Karen and Norm, Leslie and Trudie, Stanley and Debbie, Alby and Lyn, Donna, David (dec’d) and Trevor (dec’d). Loving Aunt and Niece of her family and special friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Service for Kym to be held at the Goomeri Cemetery, Goomeri West Road, on Friday, 10 March 2023, commencing at 11am. Kym’s favourite colour was pink and the family would appreciate if attendees could wear something pink in honour of Kym.

Murray, John William

Known as Jack. Late of Eidsvold. Passed away suddenly on Monday, 13 February 2023, aged 94 years. Devoted Husband of Nola (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Lyle and Lori, Bob and Marie. Cherished Pop of Dale, Matthew, Christopher, Gary and Dallas and their families. Beloved Uncle and special friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Jack’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Race Course, 188 Racecourse Road, on Friday, 3 March 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery.

FRASER, Winifred Noela (NEE DICKFOS)

Known as “Win”. Late of Gayndah. Passed away on Sunday, 5 February 2023, aged 90 years. Dearly loved Wife of Kevin (dec’d) and Mother and Mother-in-law of Deb, Gail and Mario, Leigh and Paul, Sandra and Steven. Much loved Grandmother of eight Grandchildren and Great-Grandmother of 16. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend the Graveside Funeral Service for Win to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 21 February 2023, commencing at 10am. Please wear bright colours. “Forever in our Hearts”

SCHULZ, Barbara Fahey (NEE BELLERT)

Known as “Fahey”. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 07 February 2023, aged 94 years. Much loved Wife of Frank (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Mervyn and Elizabeth, Lorraine and John. Beloved Grandma Fahey of Michael and Melanie, Paul and Jacqueline, David and Trudie. Cherished Great-Grandma of Lachlan, Matthew, Kate, Meghan, Sam, Lachlan and Oliver. Sister and sister-in-law of Carl (dec’d) and May (dec’d), Martin and Maureen (dec’d). Treasured Aunt of Jenny and family. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Fahey to be held at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Mundubbera on Friday, 17 February 2023, commencing at 10:30am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. Fahey’s service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before.

BENNETT, Richard Myles

Known as “Dick” Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 1st February 2023, aged 90 years. Devoted Husband of Marie (dec’d). Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Annette and Ron, Jeffrey and Leanne, and Kathy. Loved Grandad of Nicholas, Clinton, Stephanie, Phillip, Lachlan, and their partners. Adored Great Grandad of his 10 Great Grandchildren. Special Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Graveside Service for Richard, to be held at Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Saturday, 11th February 2023, commencing at 10am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Biggenden Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Reunited with the love of his life, Marie”

TEBBIT, Lurline Burwah

Known as “Lurl” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 28th January 2023, aged 86 years. Devoted Wife of Lloyd. Beloved Mother and Mother-in-law of Gordon (dec’d), Lynda and Dervan, Kerry and Mark. Much Loved Grandma of Michael, Andrew, Scott, Anthony, Nathan, Tamara, Matthew and Hayden, and Great-Grandma of 14 Great-Grandchildren. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Celebration of Lurline’s life to be held at Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 2nd February 2023, commencing at 10am. The Funeral Service for Lurline will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au “Forever in our Hearts”

MERRETT, Charles Henry

Known as “Charlie”. Late of Gayndah. Passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, 22 January 2023, aged 54 years. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Learne and Michael, Brianna and Dave, Dylan and Sarah. Loving Grandpa of Lindon, Curtis, Marcus, Marshall, Corey and Helena. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of John and Helen, Pierre and Diana, Michael, Lesley (dec’d), Stephen, Sharon and Peter, David and Debra. Loving Uncle of his nieces and nephews, and Special Friend of many. Friends and Family are invited to attend a Funeral Service for Charlie to be held at Riverlands Church, Meyer Street, Gayndah on Monday, 6 February 2023, commencing at 9:30am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

Williams (aka Pollard), Rickson Ronin

Known as “Rick” or “Ricko.” Late of Wallaville, formerly of Townsville and Gladstone. Passed away unexpectedly on 11th January 2023, aged 21 years. Adored Son of Tanya and Tim. Beloved Brother of Payton, Jamison, Julian, Caden and Scotty (dog). Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Rickson’s life, to be held at the Wallaville Community Hall, 2 Walla Street, Wallaville QLD on Friday, 3rd February 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by a private cremation.

Burchard, Loraine Coral (nee Rollinson)

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 01 January 2023, aged 78 years. Cherished Wife of Barry. Devoted Mother and Mother-in-law of Peter and Diana, Kent. Much loved Nanna of Kiara, Xander, Savanna and loving Great Grandmother of Peyton. Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Loraine’s life to be held at St John’s Anglican Church, Lyon Street Mundubbera on Saturday, 14 January 2023, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. Loraine’s Service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before. “Forever in our Hearts”

WALDOCK, Eric Norman

Known as “Hec” Late of Gayndah, formerly of Cracow. Passed away peacefully on 1st January 2023, aged 77 years. Former Partner of Maureen (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Katrina and David, Jason and Sonia. Loving Pa of Nathan, Kristin, Oliver, Hillary and Stella. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Bethyl (dec’d) and Clive, Glenys and Selwyn, Johnathan (dec’d), Ivan and Roslyn, George and Colleen, Roslyn. Cherished Uncle and special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Hec’s life to be held at the graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 6th January 2023, commencing at 10 am. “Forever in our hearts”

Chapman (aka Barra), Loretta May

Late of Eidsvold. Passed away with her loving family by her side on Friday, 9 December 2022, aged 64 years. Loving Mother of Johnathon. Beloved Daughter of Bill Purcell and Faye Chapman. Devoted Grandmother of Kamali. Much Loved Sister and Sister-in-law, Aunt, Cousin, and Special Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Loretta to be held at Eidsvold Town Hall on Saturday, 17 December 2022, commencing at 10am, followed by a private cremation.

Boughen, Pamela Mary (nee Bucholz)

Known as Pam. Late of Gayndah. Taken into God’s care on Saturday, 10 December 2022, aged 83 years. Loved Wife of Alec (dec’d). Much Loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Claude and Janet, Jenny and Paddy, Lea and Richard. Cherished Grandma of Charissa and Peter, Bray and Denise, Amanda, Paul and Emma, Hayley and Brendan, Natalie and Tim, and adored Great-Grandmother to their children. Special Friend to many. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Graveside Service for Pam to be held at Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 16 December 2022, commencing at 3pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Gayndah Red Cross would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The Graveside Service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before. “Forever in our hearts, at Peace with God”

MiMi, Allan Joseph

Late of Gayndah. Passed away suddenly on Friday, 25 November 2022, aged 76 years. Dearly Loved Husband of Shirley. Much Loved Father and Father-in-law of Tanya and Peter, Scott and Lorraine, Kerrie and Shane. Son of Ned (dec’d) and Netta (dec’d). Treasured Pop of Brent, Lauren, William, Georgia, Mya and Narry. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service, to be held at the Gayndah Golf Club on Sunday, 4 December 2022, commencing at 1pm. A Golf Tournament in Allan’s honour will be held prior to the Memorial Service, commencing at 10am. For more information, please contact Emma Robinson.

Denholm, Thomas George

Known as “Tom”. Late of Glenrae. Passed away Monday, 14 November 2022, aged 87 years. Dearly loved Husband of Joy. Dearly loved Father of Marion, and David. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Tom to be held at the New Life Centre, Mundubbera, 32 Stuart Russell St on Wednesday, 23 November 2022, commencing at 10am, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to World Vision would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The Funeral Service at the Church will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before.

Iversen, Betty Joyce

Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 8 November 2022, aged 91 years. Much loved Wife of Hans (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Neville and Helen, Dallas, Russell, Neil and Zoe. Adored Grandma of Tahna, Noni, Nikki, McKenzie and Morgan. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Betty to be held at the St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Thursday, 17 November 2022, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

Simpson, Patricia May (nee Monaghan)

Known as “Mumsy”, “Dibby”, and “Pawpaw” Late of Gayndah, formerly of Brisbane. Passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, 5th November 2022, aged 78 years. Beloved Wife of Arnold (dec’d). Loved Mother of Kerry, Hank, Niome. Treasured Nan of Tanahya, Caleb, Lucas, Micah, Lahni, Matilda, Noah, Isaac, Elijah. Daughter of Frank Monaghan and Alice Monaghan (nee Smith). Sister of Frank, Midgie, Grace, Margie, Jonie, Ronnie (Akka), Roy (Jubba), Elizabeth (Bungee). Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Service for Patricia, to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 18th November 2022, commencing at 11am. The Graveside Service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before. In lieu of flowers, donations to Care Flight would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the service. “Forever in our Hearts” “Reunited with family”

MANUEL, ERIC CYRIL

Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah, Formerly of Childers. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 30 October 2022, aged 97 years. Son of Fred (dec’d) and Sarah Manuel (dec’d) of Kent, United Kingdom. Brother of Vera (dec’d), Daphne (dec’d), Roy (dec’d), Keith (dec’d). Father and Father-in-law of Christine-Jane (dec’d) and Grahame, Diana and Warwick (dec’d), Hilary (dec’d). Grandfather to their children. Former Fleet Air Arm Officer in the United Kingdom and Australian Navies. Eric has been privately cremated. All those who knew him are invited to attend a short memorial service to be held as he is interred into the Memorial Wall at the Childers Cemetery on Monday 14 November 2022 at 11am.

GECK, VICTOR MICHAEL

Known as “Vic” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 26th October 2022, aged 94 years. Dearly loved Husband of Del. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Kelvin, Linsey and Helen, Davin and Janine, Philip and Ruth, and their families. Adored Grandfather of eleven grandchildren and twenty-four great-grandchildren. Son of Albert (dec’d) and Annie (dec’d). Brother of Ivie (dec’d), Unice (dec’d), Eva (dec’d), Violet (dec’d), Joseph (dec’d) and Daphne (dec’d). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Vic’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Town Hall on Friday, 11th November 2022, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Mundubbera Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. Vic’s funeral service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than 5pm on Thursday, 10th November 2020. “Forever in our Hearts”

GEDDES, Narelle Joy (nee Hartwig)

Late of Eidsvold.  Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Saturday, 22 October 2022, aged 67 years. Dearly loved Wife of Gordon.  Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Lindsay and Adrienne, Randal and Josine.  Adored Daughter and Daughter-in-law of Lindsay and Estelle Hartwig (dec’d) and Clem and Merle Geddes (dec’d).   Sister of Lynette (dec’d), Graham (dec’d) and Linda. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service to be held at the Branyan Gardens Crematorium, Cummins Road, Bundaberg on Tuesday, 1 November 2022 commencing at 10 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Life Flight would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. Narelle’s funeral service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before. “Forever in our hearts”

SAVAGE, BETH

Late of Gunther Village, formerly of “Homelea”, Gleneden, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 14 October 2022 aged 88 years. Devoted and dearly loved wife of Stan for 65 years. Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Peter and Mary, Heather and Cameron, Raymond and Lorelle. Treasured Grandma to her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Beth’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Monday, 24 October 2022 commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. ln lieu of flowers, donations to Dementia Australia would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before.

PEARCE, David William

Known as “Duck” Late of Goomeri and Moura. Passed away on 29th September 2022, aged 55 years. Much loved Father of Alastair and Jessica. Beloved Son of Lloyd and Christine. Cherished Brother of Daryl and Leanne. Adored friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a funeral service to celebrate David’s life to be held at the Goomeri Town Hall on Saturday, 29th October 2022, commencing at 1 pm, followed by interment in the Goomeri Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Royal Flying Doctor Service would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. David’s service will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before.

STAIB, William Roy

Known as “Bill” Late of Coalstoun Lakes.  Passed away unexpectedly on 9th October 2022, aged 66 years. Son of Frank (dec’d) and Leona (dec’d) and Maud (dec’d).  Husband of Margie for 48 years.  Father and Father-in-law of Terry and Nikita, Danny and Terena, Belinda and Ken (Frosty).  Cherished Pa of Liam, Kayla, Darcy, Ryan, Mitchell, Lawson, Dustin, Nash and Nellie. Loved Brother and Brother-in-law of Faylene (dec’d), Jenny and Harvey Dingle. Son-in-law of George Cross and Mavis (dec’d). Brother-in-law, Uncle and Cousin of the extended family.  A Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to honour the Memory of Bill at a service to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Memorial Hall on Friday, 21st October 2022, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment in the Coalstoun Lakes Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Dolly’s Dream, Beyond Blue or the Black Dog Institute would be appreciated.  Envelopes available at the service. Bill’s service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au no later than close of business the day before.

NELSON, ALBERT HENRY JOHN

Known as “Bert” Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, 4 October 2022, aged 91 years. Adored Husband of Barb (dec’d). Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Gary and Wendy, Craig, Amanda and Ashley. Devoted Grandad of Jason, Anita, Keiran, Dean, Rhianna, Tyler, Brayden, Shannon, and Great Grandad to Matilda and Oliver. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Bert’s life, to be held at St. John’s Anglican Church, Biggenden on Friday, 14 October 2022, commencing at 11am, followed by a private cremation. Members of the Lions Club and Biggenden Golf Club are respectfully invited to wear their club’s uniforms while in attendance.

Aberdein, Keith William

Late of Gunther Retirement Village, Gayndah formerly of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 4 October 2022, aged 96 years. Beloved Husband of Vera (dec’d). Loving Father and Father-in-law of Stan and Kathy, Elaine and Les. Much loved Pop of Chris and Anna, Daniel and Anita, Sarah and John, Matthew and Alecia. Much loved Big Pop of Addison, Jaycee, Ruby, Zara, Sophie, Olivia, Billy, Archie, George, Ryan. Brother of Len (dec’d), Athol (dec’d). Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Keith to be held at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 7 October 2022, commencing at 10am. “At Peace”

Cooper, William Ronald

Known as “Willie”. Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with his loving Wife by his side on Friday, 16 September 2022, aged 75 years. Dearly loved Husband of Shirley. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Darryl and Mary, Robert, Russell. Much loved Pop of Rhys, Zac, Braidyn, Jamie, Tyler. Cherished Brother of Colin (dec’d), Walter (dec’d), Allan, Brian (dec’d), Malcolm. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Willie to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 26 September 2022, commencing at 10am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Gayndah Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

Smith, Stuart Norman

Late of “Cometside”, Rolleston formerly of “Buena Vista” Riverleigh, Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 12 September 2022, aged 100 years. Beloved Husband of Lorna (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Jennifer and Darryl, Murray and Loretta, Rae (dec’d), Stephen and Christine. Much loved Grandfather of Katie, Stephanie, Lachlan, Deliese, Lyndon, Ayrton, Greta, Isla, Meryck, and Robyn. Much loved Great-Grandfather of Harry, Matilda, Eleanor, Rupert, Jemima, Charlotte, Olivia, Everly, Jack, Jaylee, Chett, Nathaniel, and Mason. Uncle and Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Service to Celebrate Stuart’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Baptist Church, 92 Leichhardt Street, Mundubbera on Tuesday, 20 September 2022, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Monumental Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Royal Flying Doctor Service would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Reunited with Lorna”

Roth, Stephen Charles

Known as Chuck. Late of Brisbane formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away suddenly on Thursday, 25 August 2022, aged 53 years. Adored Husband of Melissa. Loving Father of Josh, Laine, Bailey, and Riley. Much loved Son of Richard and Stephanie Roth. Cherished Brother of Andrew and Nathan. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Chuck’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Sports Shed (The Big Green Shed) at the Eidsvold Showgrounds, on Wednesday, 7 September 2022, commencing at 1pm, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. “Forever in our Hearts” The Funeral Service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au to request the livestream link.

Lee, William Geoffrey

Known as Bill. Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully with his loving Wife by his side on Sunday, 28 August 2022, aged 94 years. Loving Husband of Maridie. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of David (dec’d) and Mary, Kelvin, Debra, Anthony and Fiona. Cherished Grandpa of Michael, Julia, Andrew and Sebastian. Treasured Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service for Bill to be held at St Peter’s Catholic Church Biggenden on Thursday, 8 September 2022, commencing at 11am, followed by a private cremation. “Forever in our Hearts” The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au 

COLLINS, Lindsay Gordon (snr)

Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 27 July 2022, aged 77 years. Cherished Father of Andrew Boyle, James Mimi, Darlene Collins, Sonny Collins, Tricia Tane Collins, Cassius Collins, Mark Collins, Tyrell Collins, India Collins. Much loved Grandfather of his many Grandchildren.   Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Lindsay to be held at the Eidsvold Town Hall on Friday, 12 August 2022, commencing at 10am. Followed by a private cremation. Please note Lindsay’s favourite colour was Royal Blue, the family have asked if everyone could please wear a splash of blue. Family and Friends are welcome to Lindsay’s residence on Golden Spur Street at 5pm on Friday, 12 August 2022, to sit around the fire and remember the strong and loving Dad, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle, Cousin and Friend that Lindsay was.

Sauer, Colin Duncan

Sauer, Colin Duncan Known as “Colly”. Late of Wilston, Brisbane, formerly of “Upson Downs”, Gayndah and Tin Can Bay. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 25 July 2022, aged 85 years. Much loved Husband of Dalry Catherine Sauer. Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Joanne and Phil Dowling, Gorgie and David Glenwright, Gavin Sauer (dec’d). Precious Grandfather of Colin Wenck, James and George Glenwright. Great Grandfather of Nicolas and Erica Wenck. Family and Friends are invited to attend a Farewell Service for Colin to be held at “Upson Downs”, 64 Gayndah-Mundubbera Road, Gayndah on Friday, 5 August 2022, commencing at 11am, followed by a private cremation. The farewell service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au Please note it was Colly’s wish that people come dressed in informal / casual / country casual attire, No jackets or ties. “Forever in our Hearts”

Nelson, Barbara Elizabeth (nee Price)

Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Wednesday, 20 July 2022, aged 84 years. Adored Wife of Bert. Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Gary and Wendy, Craig, Amanda and Ashley. Devoted Nanna of Jason, Anita, Keiran, Dean, Rhianna, Tyler, Brayden, Shannon, and Great Nanna to Matilda and Oliver. Beloved Sister of Brian (dec’d). Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate Barb’s life, to be held at St. John’s Anglican Church, Biggenden on Friday, 29 July 2022, commencing at 11am.

MIMI, Daniel Charles

Known as Danny. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 15 July 2022, aged 68 years. Much loved Son, Brother, Brother-in-law, Uncle, Nephew and Cousin of his family. Special Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Service for Danny to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 22 July 2022, commencing at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Black Dog Institute would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

SHARPS, Sidney Charles

Known as Charlie. Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 01 July 2022, aged 94 years. Beloved Husband of Ivy (dec’d) and Lois (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Greg and Leeoni, Wendy and Cliff, Geoff and Barb. Much loved Grandpa of Wayne, Toni, Peter, Andrew, Michelle, Melissa, Kerrie, Phil and treasured Pa Charlie to his Great Grandchildren. Loving Brother, Brother-in-law and Uncle to his family. Special Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Charlie’s life to be held at the Graveside, Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 08 July 2022, commencing at 10am.

BEEZLEY, Denice Cathrine (nee Maloney)

Known as “Neicy” Late of Withcott. Passed away with her loving family by her side on Wednesday, 29 June 2022, aged 40 years. Cherished Wife of Kevin. Adored Mother of Kiara (dec’d), Kaleisha, Tamorah, Jordain, Ciyoulani, Maleyon, Aleikah, and Eva. Treasured Daughter and Daughter-in-law of Marcia and Darcy (dec’d), Graham and Doris. Beloved Grandmother (Mim) to Jaye, Beaun, Lukus and Amarah. Much Loved Sister and Sister-in-law of Melissa, Tracey and Reece, Victoria “Tordi” and Nathan, Trinity “Frog” (dec’d) and Kelly, Marcia “Missy”, Andrew and Kate, Leslie and Lyn, Kerry and Ian, Wendy (dec’d), David (dec’d), and Simon (dec’d). Loving Aunt, Niece, Cousin, and Special Friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Denice’s life to be held at Hume Ridge Church of Christ, 461 Hume Street, Toowoomba, on Thursday 7 July 2022, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery. The Service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au by 2pm on Wednesday, 6th July 2022.

Memorial Service for Cheryl Ann Russell

A Memorial Service for Cheryl is being held at the Golden Orange Hotel-Motel, Gayndah, on Saturday 23 July 2022, commencing at 11:30am. It was Cheryl’s request for attendees to wear casual, bright colours. Those in attendance are invited to stay for drinks and a BBQ after the service.

RUSSELL, Cheryl Ann (nee Brims)

Known as “Ma” Late of Gayndah, formerly of Tweed Heads. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 25 June 2022, aged 68 years. Much loved Wife of Tony. Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Sonya and Jayde, Rick and Katelin, Tim and Natalie. Precious Nan of Reece, Riley, Reuben, Avalon, Blake, Aurora, Seth and Sierra. Loving Sister of Terry (dec’d). Cheryl was privately cremated. A Memorial Service celebrating Cheryl’s life is planned to be held in the near future. A notice advising the date, time, and location of said Memorial Service will soon be issued by the family.

CORFIELD, Raymond George

Known as “Ray” Late of “Red Hill”, Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 26 June 2022, aged 93 years. Cherished Husband of Sonia (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Susan and Allan, Janet and Chris, Geoffrey and Andrea, Kathryn and Steven, Michael and Kim. Loving Granddad of 11 Grandchildren and 7 Great Grandchildren. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of his family. Devoted Uncle and Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Ray’s life, to be held at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Biggenden on Monday, 4 July 2022, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery. The Funeral Service will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au

HETHERINGTON, William Herbert

Known as “Bill” Late of Mt Isa, Mareeba, Charters Towers & Dallarnil. Aged 78 years. Father and Father-In-Law of Raymond & Rosanna, Shane, Peter & Nigel. Adored Grandad and Great Grandad of Michael, Chris & Megan, Stephanie & Ashley, Jessica, William, Rylann, Chancey & Nickolas. Brother, Brother-In-Law, Uncle, Cousin & Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside service for Bill at the Dallarnil Cemetery on Friday, 15th July 2022, commencing at 10:00am. In lieu of flowers donations kindly to Black Dog Institute and SES. Envelopes available at the service. “At Peace” The graveside service will be livestreamed. Those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au before 3pm Thursday, 14th July 2022.

STARK, Garry Lindsay

Late of Degilbo. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 17 June 2022, aged 74 years. Adored Husband of Bronwen (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Darren and Susan, Carissa and Colan. Treasured Grandad of Zachary and Caitlin, Troy and Molly, Sierra and Great Grandfather to Zander. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Albie and Ann, Loretta and Arthur (dec’d), Joan and Earl, Pam and Charlie (dec’d), Gail and Graham, Wayne and Helen. Loving Uncle to his family and special mate to many. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Service for Garry to be held at Chowey Cemetery on Friday, 24 June 2022, commencing at 11am.

BOYTER, Bernard John

Late of Ipswich. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 13 June 2022, aged 60 years. Devoted Son of Robert (dec’d) and Stella (dec’d). Beloved Brother of Debbie (dec’d) and Max (dec’d). Much loved Uncle, Nephew, Cousin and Special Friend of many. A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, 2 July 2022, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery.

HARMAN, Helen Maree

Late of Edmonton, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away unexpectedly on Saturday 11 June 2022, aged 62 years. Much loved Daughter of Henry (dec’d) and Patricia. Precious Sister of Jeff, Craig and Leonie, and adopted Sister to Chars. Adored Aunty of Amanda, Jeremy, Michelle, Amy, Daniel, Tyson and Jessica. Cherished Great Aunty of Nicolas, Erica, Jasey, Ashton, and three precious little ones on the way. Treasured Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the graveside service for Helen, to be held at Gayndah Lawn Cemetery, commencing on Monday 20 June 2022 at 11am. In honour of Helen’s life, those in attendance are invited to wear bright colours. The graveside service will be livestreamed, and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au

HAMPSON, Victor Leslie William

Known as “Vic”. Late of “Coonambula Lodge” Mundubbera formerly of Gayndah and Monto. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 12 June 2022, aged 94 years. Dearly loved Husband of Jean (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of John and Val, Alice and John, Fred and Shirley, Barry and Tania. Treasured Grandy of his many Grandchildren and Great- Grandchildren. Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Vic’s life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall, 20 Warton Street Gayndah, on Friday, 17 June 2022, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to “Coonambula Lodge”, Mundubbera would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The funeral service will be livestreamed and anyone wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

Memorial Service for Shyanne Cooper

Saturday 11th June 2022, commencing at 1pm. Anyone wishing to participate in the livestreaming of Shy’s service should URGENTLY email Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au requesting the livestream link. Many thanks

RUSSELL, ANDREW KEITH

Late of Moolboolaman, Woodgate, formerly of the Southern Highlands, New South Wales. Passed away suddenly on 21st May 2022, aged 62 years. Beloved Son of Lee and Sally. Loving Father of Michelle and David. Dearly loved Grandfather of Laylah, Emersyn, Ainsley, Spencer and Oliver. Much loved Brother of Stephen and Michaela. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a funeral service in celebration of Andrew’s life to be held at the Bundaberg Crematorium and Memorial Park, Branyan Gardens, 194 Cummins Road, Branyan, Bundaberg on Friday, 10th June 2022, commencing at 10 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the SES, Woodgate Beach would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The funeral service will be livestreamed and anyone wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

COOPER, SHYANNE

COOPER, Shyanne Known as “Shy” Late of the Gold Coast, formerly of Biggenden. Passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, 24th May 2022, aged 31 years. Cherished Granddaughter of Norma. Precious Niece of Marty, Deb (dec’d) and Brett. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service to honour Shyanne to be held at the Biggenden Gospel Chapel, George Street, Biggenden on Saturday, 11th June 2022, commencing at 1 pm.

COWBURN, Pauline Grace

Late of Upper Mount Gravatt, Brisbane, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 18th May 2022, aged 86 years. Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Paula (dec’d), Travis and Karen, Juanita and Alex, Lyndon and Serenity. Adored Nan of Roshene, Elizabeth, Caitlyn and Daisy. Treasured Sister of Gary (dec’d), Kevin (dec’d), Lola, Kenneth (dec’d), Gregory (dec’d), Marjorie, Gordon, Victor, Lenny, Judy, Jeffrey, Maralyn (dec’d), Colleen (dec’d), Hazel and Clive (dec’d). Dearly loved by the extended family and everyone who knew her. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend a service to celebrate Pauline Grace’s life, to be held at the Gayndah Town Hall on Friday, 10th June 2022, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

HARMAN, Henry Ernest

HARMAN, Henry Ernest Late of Gayndah.  Taken into God’s care on Thursday, 26th May 2022, aged 90 years. Beloved Husband of Pat (Trish to Henry).  Much loved Father of Jeff, Helen, Craig and Leonie.  Adored Pop of Amanda, Jeremy, Michelle, Amy, Daniel, Tyson and Jessica.  Cherished Great Grand Pop of Nicolas, Erica, Jasey, Ashton, Lachlan, Caleb, Jaxon and Gracie.  Dearly loved by the extended family and everyone who knew him. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Henry’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Tuesday, 31st May 2022, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

MORTON, Dorothy May (nee Andrews)

Known as “Dot”. Passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, 22nd May 2022, aged 76 years. Beloved Wife of Doug. Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Leanne and Gary, Roxanne and John, Warren, Gregory and Calena. Adored Grandmother of Ellen, Alison, Georgia, Shaun. Treasured Great Grandmother of Madeline. Beloved Sister and Sister-in-law of Colin and Gloria, Daphne and Don, Barry and Marina, Sinclair (dec’d), Raymond and Olive, Jean and Pal, Robert. Loving Aunt to her family. Special friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a funeral service for Dot to be held at the Eidsvold Town Hall on Thursday 2nd June 2022, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery.

SCANLAN, PATRICK JOHN

Known as ‘Pat’. Late of Reids Creek. Passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, 21st May 2022, aged 80 years. Much loved Husband of Aileen. Loving Father and Father-in-law of Karen and Michael, Leigh and Wayne, Glenn and Robyn. Devoted Pa of Kristin, Tayla, Lleyton, Jack, Ben, Laura and Great Grandpa of April and Isla. Brother and Brother-in-law of Jim (dec’d) and Elva, Kevin (dec’d) and Iris (dec’d), Don (dec’d), Mary and Mervyn, Ken and Pam, Mervyn (dec’d), Judy (dec’d), Allan (dec’d), Lyn (dec’d) and Ross (dec’d), Michael and Veronica. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Pat’s life, to be held at Des Allen and Co. Funerals, 7 Phoebe Crescent, Bundaberg on Monday 30th May 2022, commencing at 12 noon. The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au

ALLAN, LORRAINE FRANCES

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Saturday 21st May 2022, aged 75 years. Adored Wife of David. Devoted Daughter and Daughter-in-law of Bob (dec’d) and Thelma (dec’d), George (dec’d) and Mona (dec’d). Much loved Sister of Jeannie. Beloved Aunt of Monique. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Lorraine’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Town Hall on Monday 30th May 2022, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery.

DRURY, ROSA-LEE EDNA

Late of Eidsvold. Still born on 15 May 2022. Precious Daughter of Zac and Samara. Cherished Granddaughter of Kerry and Geoffrey, Edward and Eileen. Treasured Sister of Abby, Dakotah, Zachary and Braiden. Beloved Niece of the extended families. A private funeral is being held for Rosa-Lee.

McCLOSKEY, GWENDA LORRAINE

McCLOSKEY, Gwenda Lorraine (nee Exel) Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 17 May 2022, aged 83 years. Beloved Wife of Bernie (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Steven, Bernie and Kaye, Malcolm (dec’d), Lindsay and Chris. Loving Nanna of Michael and Brenton. Beloved Sister and Sister-in-law of her loving family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Gwen’s life to be held at the Pioneer Chapel, Maryborough Crematorium on Thursday, 26th May 2022, commencing at 10 am.

ANDERSEN, JAMES GANTHORPE

Known as “Jim” Late of “Geneva”, Monogorilby. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, 17th May 2022, aged 94 years. Husband of June Andersen (dec’d). Father of Gail Fredericks, Kerry Hines and Donna Gesler. Grandad of David Fredericks, Alan Fredericks, Jessie Fredericks and Kasey Gesler. Great-Grandad of Neive Ring. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Jim’s life to be held at the Graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 23rd May 2022, commencing at 10 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Kidney Health Australia would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

HICKS, STEVEN WARD

HICKS, Steven Ward Known as “Steve”. Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 8th May 2022, aged 58 years. Precious Partner of Raeleen. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Jade and Tabitha, Brendan and Bianca. Beloved Son of Max (dec’d) and Elizabeth. Cherished Pop of Tabious, Aleisha, Sophia, Taya-Jae, Maddox, Daxton, Axel. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Robert and Fiona, Ken and Alison, Leslie and Karen. Much loved Uncle of his family and special friend to many. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Steve’s life to be held at the Maryborough Crematorium in the Pioneer Chapel on Thursday, 19th May 2022 commencing at 11 am. The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

HICKEY, Peter Kenneth

Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 6th May 2022, aged 68 years. Much loved Husband of Barbara. Loving Father of Chris. Beloved Brother and Uncle to his family. Dear Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Peter’s life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall on Friday, 13th May 2022, commencing at 11 am, followed by a private cremation.

SEABROOK, WALTER VICTOR

SEABROOK, Walter Victor Known as “Vic” Late of Coalstoun Lakes. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 25th April 2022, aged 96 years. Adored Husband of Win (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Garry and Cyndy, Wayne and Michelle. Cherished Grandad and Great-Grandad of Sarah and Carl, Brianna and Pete, Samantha and Grant, Andrew and Gabby, Ashlea and Karl, Matthew, Matilda, Cassidy, Declan and Wesley. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Maureen (dec’d) and Don (dec’d), Joyce (dec’d) and Charlie (dec’d), Cliff (dec’d) and Fay (dec’d), Don (dec’d). Devoted Uncle to his family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Vic’s life to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Memorial Hall on Friday, 6th May 2022 commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Coalstoun Lakes Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart Foundation would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. The funeral service will be livestreamed and anyone wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

Peace, Bernice

Peace, Bernice Regis (nee Harris) Known as “Bernie” Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Tuesday, 26 April 2022, aged 92 years. Much loved Wife of Noel (dec’d). Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Stephen and Brenda, Christine, Neil and Maxine, Carmel and Greg, Julie and Patrick, Debbie. Treasured Grandma of Nicole, Anthony, Matthew, Alexander, Teneal, Leah, Jade, Allan, Alison, Bernardette, Isabella, Sebastian, Joshua, Rebecca, Maryanne. Adored Great Grandma of Charli, Angus, Izabella, Zahlia, Hudson, Fletcher, Beau, Brayden, Nikita, Payton, Jessica, Zac, Katelyn, Seth. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Bernice’s life to be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Gayndah on Wednesday, 4 May 2022 commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

King, Clive Stuart

Known as “Kingy”. Late of Gayndah formerly of Kilkivan. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Thursday, 21 April 2022, aged 63 years. Loving Husband of Noela. Beloved Father and Father-in-law of Allan and Raelene, Rosanna and Matthew, William (dec’d). Step-Father and Step-Father-in-law of Deb and Steve, Owen and Dee, David. Adored Poppy, Buddy and Great-Poppy of his many Grandchildren and Great Grandchild. Cherished Brother and Brother-in-law. Special Friend of many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Clive to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 3 May 2022, commencing at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Dove Palliative Care Unit Caloundra would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Forever in our Hearts”

GOODA, Alexander Gene

Known as “Gene”. Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 21 April 2022, aged 64 years. Step-Father of Edward. Poppy of Edward, Elijah. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of Vera, Shane and Christine, Thel and Dave. Much loved Uncle, Nephew, Cousin and Special Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Gene to be held at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 29 April 2022, commencing at 10am.

ALBRAND, Hazel May

Albrand, Hazel May (nee Jenkinson) Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 19 April 2022, aged 93 years. Loving Wife of Walter (dec’d). Much loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother. Special Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Hazel to be held at the Mundubbera Monumental Cemetery on Tuesday, 26 April 2022, commencing at 10am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Mundubbera Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “Forever in our Hearts”

Johannesen, Valmae Jean (nee Elliott)

Late of Burrum Heads, formerly of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 17 April 2022, aged 94 years. Much loved Wife of Eric (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Gregory, Kerry and Glenn, Betty and Carlos, Rodney, Bronwyn and Ollie, Barbara. Treasured Granny of 11 Grandchildren and 14 Great-Grandchildren. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Valmae’s life at the Graveside, Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 22 April 2022, commencing at 10am. “Forever in our Hearts”

SADLER, Victor

SADLER, Victor Known as “Vic”, “Oupa”. Late of Brisbane, formerly of South Africa. Taken into God’s care on Tuesday, 12 April 2022, aged 89 years. Loving Husband, Father, Father-in-law and Oupa to his family. Special Friend to many. Vic was privately cremated. “Forever in our Hearts”

WEST, Virginia Sydney Victoria

Nee Blucher Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 1st April 2022, aged 73 years. Beloved Wife of Ron (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Bernadette, Simon (dec’d), Victoria, Thomas and their partners. Adored Grandmother of their children. Treasured Sister, Aunt and special friend to her extended family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Virginia’s life to be held at the graveside, Eidsvold Monumental Cemetery No. 1, on Saturday, 9th April 2022 commencing at 10 am. “Forever in our hearts” Under COVID-19 regulations, hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential. Wearing of face masks is recommended.

KILAH, Hector David

Known as “Hec” Late of Monto formerly of Gatton. Passed away suddenly on Friday, 18 March 2022, aged 82 years. Much loved Husband of June. Beloved Father and Father-in-law of David and Cathy (dec’d) and Amanda, Karen and Rob, Linda, Russel and Wendy. Adored Pop of Kira, Adam, Astra (dec’d), Rhys, Mitchell, Shawn, Cassie, Georgia and Anthony, Shayla. Precious Brother and Brother-in-law of his family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Hec to be held at the Monto Community Hall on Monday, 28 March 2022 commencing at 2pm, followed by interment at the Monto Lawn Cemetery.

POWELL, Marion Josephine

nee Fowler Late of Forest View Aged Care, Childers, formerly of Biggenden and Coalstoun Lakes. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 15th March 2022, aged 94 years. Much loved Wife of Noel (dec’d). Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Ann and Laurence, Kathy and Bob, Shirley and Peter, and their families. Loving Grandmother and Great-Grandmother of nine grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. Sister and Sister-in-law of Neville (dec’d) and Margaret (dec’d), Keith (dec’d) and Noela. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Marion’s life to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Memorial Hall on Friday, 25th March 2022, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment at the Coalstoun Lakes Cemetery. COVID-19 regulations apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. The wearing of masks is recommended.

ERIKSEN, Beryl Joan (nee Linsket)

Late of “Yallambee” Millmerran formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Sunday, 13 March 2022, aged 86 years. Much loved Wife of Allan (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Faylene and Kevin, Dennis and Caroline, Steve and Donna. Adored Nan of Brendan, Andrew, Michael. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Beryl’s life to be held at the Graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 18 March 2022, commencing at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Life Flight would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “At Peace”

SAVAGE, Una Blanche

SAVAGE, Una Blanche (nee Holden) Late of Coonambula Lodge, Mundubbera, formerly of “Rosevale”, Glen Eden. Reunited with Reg on Sunday, 6 March 2022, aged 95 years. Loving Wife of Reg (dec’d). Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Trevor and Jacklyn, Denise and Ray, Bronwyn and Jesse. Daughter of Charlie (dec’d) and Lizzie (dec’d). Much loved Nanna of Sonya, David, Jacinta, Simon, Christopher. Great-Grandma of Dallas and Joshua. Sister and Best Friend to Madge. Friends and Family are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Una’s life to be held at the New Life Centre, 32 Stuart-Russell Street, Mundubbera, on Wednesday, 16 March 2022, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery at 2 pm. Covid-19 rules still apply, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential.

ELLIOTT, David George

Known as “Dave” Late of Coalstoun Lakes.  Passed away suddenly on Friday, 4th March 2022, aged 83 years. Adored Husband of Faye.  Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Robyn and Don, Lee and Jo.  Treasured Pop of Rebecca and Amy. “Forever in our hearts”

GEISSLER, Fay (nee Ladlow)

Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 28 February 2022, aged 81 years. Loving Wife of Barry (dec’d). Cherished Mother of Jeffrey, Juliann (dec’d), Steven (dec’d). Much loved Aunt of her family. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Fay to be held at the Pioneer Chapel Maryborough Crematorium, on Friday 04 March 2022, commencing at 11:30am.

MELGREN, Patricia

Known as “Patci” 01/08/1956 – 23/02/2022 Mother of Renee, Roy (dec’d), Ruby and April. Loving Grandmother, Sister and Friend to many. “Love is what we do, not what we say.” Patci has been privately cremated.

RICE, Colin Roy

Late of “Oakleigh” Eidsvold. Passed away Friday, 18 February 2022, aged 100 years. Dearly Loved Husband of Mary (dec’d). Loving Father and Father-in-law of Mavis, Eileen and Len and Glynis. Adored Grandfather and Great – Grandfather to their families. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Colin to be held at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 28 February 2022, commencing at 10am. Covid-19 rules still apply, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential, wearing of masks is recommended.

MACKELLAR, John William

Known as “Jack” Late of Coringa, formerly of Sydney. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 03 February 2022, aged 99 years. Cherished Husband of Sylvia (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of John and Heather, Judith (dec’d), Dianne (dec’d) and Rod. Adored Grandfather of John, Rees and Ryan and Great-Grandfather to Thea. Treasured Brother to Clive and Beryl. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service for Jack, to be held at the Biggenden Memorial Hall, on Saturday, 19 February 2022, commencing at 12pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Legacy would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. Covid-19 rules still apply, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential, wearing of masks is recommended. Jack’s service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au.

HEITMANN, Gweneth Thelma

(nee Burns) Known as ‘Gwen’ or ‘Mama’. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 1February 2022, aged 91 years. Wife of Norman Hietmann(dec’d). Loving Mother to Lindsey, Alan(dec’d) and Jennifer. Loving Mother-in-law, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister, Sister-in-law, beloved relative ,and friend to many. Family and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Gwen’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church Gayndah, Friday 11 February 2022, commencing at 10.00am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. Following the interment, attendee’s are invited to join the family at the Gayndah Bowls Club for refreshments. “Forever in our Hearts”  COVID-19 regulations will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Face masks are recommended. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App. Gwen’s funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

WICHT, Waldo Ewald

Late of Mundubbera. Formerly South Africa. Passed away suddenly on Sunday, 30th of January 2022, aged 57 years. Treasured Father of Verity. Brother and Brother-in-law of Rosalie, Barry and Hein. Uncle of Trevor and Summer. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Farewell Service for Waldo, to be held in the RSL Hall Mundubbera, Tuesday 8th February 2022, commencing at 10.30am.  COVID-19 rules apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Face masks will be required. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App. Waldo’s funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au “At Peace”

DOYLE, Deborah Ann

Known as “Deb” Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Hervey Bay. Passed away suddenly on Saturday, 22nd January 2022, aged 63 years. Much loved Partner of David. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Deb’s life to be held at the Pioneer Chapel, Maryborough Crematorium on Tuesday, 1st February 2022, commencing at 10 am. COVID-19 rules apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Face masks will be required. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App.

HAMILTON, CAMERON ROBERT

Late of Bundaberg, formerly of “Telemark”, Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 1January 2022, aged 59 years. Beloved Son of Bob (dec’d) and Bernice (dec’d). Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Cameron’s life to be held at the Graveside, Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery, on Friday, 28 January 2022, commencing at 10am. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential. Face masks are recommended. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App.

COCKING, Eric Desmond

Known as “Joe”. Late of Biggenden formerly of Coalstoun Lakes. Passed away peacefully on Sunday 26 December 2021, aged 90 years. Loving Husband of Ros. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Kate, Denis, Donna, Lynda and Henry. Adored Grandad of 11 Grandchildren and 13 Great Grandchildren. Beloved Brother of Reg(dec’d), Joyce(dec’d), Wally(dçed), Victor(dec’d), Heather, Thelma, Don(dçed), Gwen and Ken(dec’d). Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Eric (“Joe’s”) life to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 10 January 2022, commencing at 10 am. “At Peace” COVID-19 regulations will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Face masks are recommended. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App. Eric/Joe’s funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

RICE, Mary Ellen

(nee Currier). Late of Palm Lakes Care, Bargara formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Friday the 24th December 2021, aged 94 years. Adored Wife of Colin. Loving Mother and Mother-in-Law of Mavis, Eileen and Len and Glynis. Cherished Grandma of Bevin, Andrew, Darlene, Jason, Conway, Imogen and Great Grandma to eight great-great-grandchildren. Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of Tom(dec’d), Cathy and Ron. Beloved Aunt and Special Friend of her extended family. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Mary’s life, to be held at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday the 7th January 2022, commencing at 10 am. “Forever in our Hearts” COVID-19 regulations will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Face masks are recommended. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App.

KIRK, RONALD STEWART “Ron”

Late of “Yenda”, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Saturday the 25th of December 2021, aged 91years. Loving Husband of Daphne. Much loved Father and Father-in-Law of Roxanne and Andrew, Vicki and Scott, Sandra and Shane and, Kathryn and Tony. Adored Grandad and Great Grandad of Ryan, Jacque and Bryan, Aimee, Sarah, Clayton, Rachel and Brad, Joshua, Matthew, Darcy, Cameron, Cody, Sophie, Lachlan and Thomas. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Ron’s life, to be held at the Gayndah Showgrounds Hall, Spencer Street, Gayndah, on Tuesday the 4th of January, 2022. Commencing at 11.30a.m. “Forever in our Hearts” COVID-19 regulations will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Face masks are recommended. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App.

CARLAW, BEATRICE MAY

CARLAW, Beatrice May (nee Anderson) Known as “Andy” Late of Bundaberg, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 12th December 2021, aged 95 years. Beloved Wife of Reg (dec’d). Much loved Mother of Brent, Peter, Wendy (dec’d), John (dec’d), Sharyn and Mitch. Dearly loved Grandma of Clint, Daniel, Bertina, Christine, Rebecca, Leah, Jessica, Chris, Andrea, Alex, Georgia and Sara. Loved Sister of Norma and Edna (dec’d). Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Andy’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Gayndah on Saturday, 18th December 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Monumental Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Kids Help Line or Lifeline would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “At Peace” COVID-19 regulations will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Face masks are recommended. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App.

Law, Margaret Jean (nee Hartwig)

Late of Gunther Retirement Village, Gayndah. Taken into God’s care on Wednesday 8th December 2021, Aged 82 years. Dearly Loved Wife of Hector (Dec). Mother of Hazel, Jeffrey (Dec) and Darryl (Dec). Grandmother to their families. Aunt of Colleen, Jack and their families. Margaret will be privately cremated. “At Peace”

MATHIESEN, Mark Peter

Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, 7th December 2021, aged 59 years. Adored Husband of Glenys. Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Lance and Kelly, Dean and Stephanie, Nicole and Ben. Dearly loved Pop of Shania, Jackson, Ruby, Declan, Delta, Cody and Lachlan. Only Son of Kevin (dec’d) and Robin (dec’d). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Mark’s life to be held at the Gayndah Town Hall on Wednesday, 15th December 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Kidney Health Australia or Cancer Council Queensland. Envelopes available at the service. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Wearing of face masks is recommended. Attendees will need to sign in using the Qld QR App.

LORD, Joseph

Known as “Joe” Late of Gayndah, formerly of Tasmania. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Friday, 3rd December 2021, aged 81 years. Much loved Partner of Shirley. Loving Father and Father-in-law of Joe, Tina, Darrell, Denise, Crystal, Gemma and their partners. Grandfather of Samantha, Alysia, Rebekah, Nathan, Dylan, Tiarna, Carter, Linkin, Stella. Cherished Brother of Pauline, Graham, Ann, Jill, Peter. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Joe’s life to be held at the graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 13th December 2021, commencing at 11 am. COVID-19 regulations apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Joe’s funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

LOCKHART, PATRICIA DAWN

LOCKHART, Patricia Dawn (nee Newport) Known as “Patty” Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 25th November 2021, aged 75 years. Loving Wife of Barry (dec’d). Beloved Daughter of Charlie (dec’d) and Stella (dec’d). Much loved Sister of Jim (dec’d), Garry (dec’d), Brian (dec’d), Sandra (dec’d), Neville, Donald (dec’d), Suzanne. Cherished Aunt, Great-Aunt, Great-Great-Aunt of her family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to a celebration of Patty’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Capper Street, Gayndah on Tuesday, 7th December 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. “Forever in our hearts” COVID-19 regulations apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR app. Patty’s funeral service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au

POLZIN, LESLIE JOHN

Known as “Les” Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Saturday, 20th November 2021, aged 82 years. Much loved Husband of Marion. Beloved Father and Father-in-law of Stephen and Leanne, Boyd and Jackie, Owen and Lorraine, Cameron and Susan. Devoted Pop of his Grandchildren and Great-grandchildren. Cherished Brother and Brother-in-law and loving Uncle of his family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Les’ life to be held at the Gayndah Show Hall on Monday, 29th November 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by a private cremation. COVID-19 regulations apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR app. Les’ funeral service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

McGEOUGH, WILLIAM

Known as “Bill” Late of Biggenden, formerly of Sydney. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 14th November 2021, aged 80 years. Precious Husband of Margaret. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Liam, Patrick (dec’d), Elizabeth and Neale, Margaret, Colleen, Sean and Lesley, Tina and Lee, Vanessa and Ben, Kenneth and Melanie. Adored Poppy Bill of thirty Grandchildren and twenty-three Great-grandchildren. Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law of his family. Loving Uncle and Special Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Bill’s life to be held at St Peter’s Catholic Church, Biggenden on Wednesday, 24th November 2021, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment at the Degilbo Monumental Cemetery. “Gone Fishing” COVID-19 restrictions will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR Code. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate, should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

BECKER, Margaret Joan

Nee McKee Known as Margaret. Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Warwick. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Monday, 8th November 2021, aged 81 years. Much loved Wife of Tony. Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Ross and Melita, David and Kim. Cherished Daughter of William (dec’d) and Beatrice (dec’d). Loving Nan and MaMa of Caley, Braydon, Ashleigh, Emma, Lillie, Tyson, Jai, Riley, Michael, Meredith. Beloved Sister and Sister-in-law of Keith (dec’d), Dawn (dec’d), Veronica, Valerie, Kerry, Robert (dec’d). Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Margaret’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Town Hall on Thursday, 18th November 2021, commencing at 1.30 pm, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. “Forever in our hearts” COVID-19 restrictions will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. All attendees will be required to sign in using the Qld QR App. Margaret’s funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au

BELL, Raymond Trinity

Known as “Frog” Late of Mundubbera. Tragically taken on Saturday, 6th November 2021, aged 28 years. Adored Partner of Kelly and cherished Daddy of Haisley. Only Son of Cuz (dec’d) and Ma. Beloved Son-in-law of Bruce and Debby. Adored Brother and Brother-in-law of Cherie, Jodie, Tracey and Reece, Victoria and Nato, Niecy and Kev, Lindsay, Missy, Dale, Coby, Cameron, Mikaela. Much loved Grandson, Uncle, Nephew and Cousin of his extended family and great mate to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a farewell service for Frog to be held at the Mundubbera Town Hall on 20th November 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by a private cremation. COVID-19 regulations will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. All attendees will have to sign in using the QLD QR App. Frog’s funeral service will be live streamed, and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

FOWLER, Joyce Winifred

Nee Cocking Late of Coalstoun Lakes. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 5th November 2021, aged 93 years. Beloved Wife of Norman (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Lynette, Elaine and Peter, Ivan (dec’d) and Linda, Alan and Sue, Carmel. Much loved Grandma and Great-grandma of eleven grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren. Cherished Sister of Reg (dec’d), Wally (dec’d), Eric, Thelma, Heather, Vic (dec’d), Don (dec’d), Gwen, Ken (dec’d) and loving Sister-in-law and Aunt of their families. A wonderful friend of many. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Joyce’s life to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Memorial Hall, Coalstoun Lakes on Monday, 15th November 2021 commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Coalstoun Lakes Cemetery. “Reunited with Norman” COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. All attendees must sign in using the Qld QR App. The funeral service will be live streamed, and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

CURTIS, Joan Margaret

Curtis, Joan Margaret Late of Biggenden. Taken into God’s care on Friday, 29 October 2021, aged 80 years. Much loved Daughter of William (dec’d) and Beryl (dec’d). Beloved Sister of Alan (dec’d). Cherished Aunt and Special Friend to many. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service to Celebrate Joan’s life to be held at St John’s Anglican Church, 45 Edward Street, Biggenden, on Tuesday, 9 November 2021, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Degilbo Cemetery. “Forever in our Hearts” COVID-19 restrictions will apply. Hand sanitising and social distancing are essential. Attendees will need to sign in using the Qld QR app. The service will be live streamed, and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

WHELAN, Colleen Elizabeth

Known as “Col” and “Aunty Col” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 30th October 2021, aged 77 years. Much loved Sister and Sister-in-law of Denise and David (dec’d) and Dick (dec’d), Pat (dec’d) and Marion, Danny (dec’d) and Faye, Maree and Brian, Kathy and Colin. Loving Aunt of John, Patricia, Jan, Sharon, Peter, Christine, Scott, Blaine, Kathy, Andy and Matt, Jud and Lisa, Shan and Kev, Michelle, Sandra, Michael, David, Adrian, Belinda, Fiona, Janelle. Cherished Great-Aunt of her nieces and nephews, with some seeing her as their special Grandma. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Colleen to be held at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Mundubbera, on Friday, 5th November 2021, commencing at 1.00 pm, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Monumental Cemetery. “Forever in our hearts” COVID-19 restrictions will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. Attendees will need to sign in using the Qld QR app. The service will be live streamed, and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

ENDRES, John

Endres, John Known as “Jack”. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 25 October 2021, aged 93 years. Devoted Husband of Dora (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of John and Margaret, Trevor and Gail. Beloved Poppy of Angel, P.J., Lyle, Ryan and to his Great-great Grandchildren. Loving Uncle to his extended family. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Jack’s life to be held at the Graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 5 November 2021, commencing at 10am. “Reunited with Dora” COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

CROSS, Albert Fletcher

Known as “Alby” Late of Biggenden, formerly of Ellesmere. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 21st October 2021, aged 105 years 4 months. Loving Husband of Jean (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Joyce and Bevan, Peter and Elaine, Valerie and Allen (dec’d), Ronald and Maragret, Keith, Carmel and Greg. Adored Pop Pop of his Grandchildren, Great-grandchildren and Great-great-grandchild. Beloved Brother of Andy (dec’d), Neil (dec’d), Jim (dec’d), Reg (dec’d), George, Pat (dec’d), Charlie (dec’d), Margaret. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Alby’s life to be held at the Biggenden Memorial Hall on Friday, 29th October 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Degilbo Cemetery. “Reunited with Jean” In lieu of flowers, donations to the Biggenden Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential. All attendees will be required to sign in using the Check In Qld app. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

WYETH, RAYMOND CLIFFORD

Known as “Ray”. Aged 65 years. Late of Maryborough. Tragically taken on Monday 11th October, 2021 while at his workplace in an ambulance at Stanwell, Central Queensland. Ray was the much loved Husband of Jennie (nee Nagel), loving Father to Tim, and Grandfather of Reuben. Of recent times Ray and Jennie also welcomed Janelle, along with children Elijah, Kasey and Poppi as much loved grandies.Ray was the Son of Cliff and Beryl (both deceased), Sister to Cheryl, Brother-in-law to Chris and Terry, Richard and Leslie, Dan and Mel, Paula and Darryl, Rebecca and Ken, and Ben. Loved Uncle of their children. Ray was deeply loved as a healer, carer, mentor and nurturer. A funeral service celebrating Ray’s life will be held at The Brolga Theatre, 5 Walker Street, Maryborough, on Wednesday, 27th October 2021, commencing at 10 am (sharp). Persons wishing to attend Ray’s Funeral are required to book a ticket online via the event link https://brolgat.sales.ticketsearch.com/sales/salesevent/16609 or contact The Brolga Theatre Box Office on 41 22 6060, Monday – Friday, 8.30 am – 4.00 pm, and book a seat. Please note: Attendance at the celebration of Ray’s life will be a Ticketed Event and the only way you can attend is by booking a ticket online via the above event link or contacting The Brolga Theatre Box Office. Due to the Evacuation and Fire Safety Policy, no prams can be taken into the Auditorium. Please notify the Booking Office when initially making your booking, if you or a loved one has any special seating requirements, eg. wheelchair/ restricted mobility. The Funeral Service will be livestreamed and the link for streaming should be requested direct from The Brolga Theatre. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Fred Hollow’s Foundation in memory of Ray would be appreciated by the family. Donation envelopes will be available at the service. Limited car parking is available. Please arrive early, car pool or use public transport. COVID-19 regulations will apply. Hand sanitising and social distancing are essential. All attendees will be required to sign in using the Check-in QLD app.

BARBELER, Timothy John

Known as “Tim” Late of “Benwattie”, Ginoondan, formerly of Tinana, Maryborough. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 16th October 2021, aged 88 years. Adored Husband of Judy and his late first Wife, Heather (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Shane, Tony and Deb, and Loving Step-Father of David, Vicki, Tony and their families. Precious Poppy of Peta, Jackson, Madison, Nate, Charlee, and Great-Grandfather of Alyce, Kasey and Axel. Cherished Brother and Brother-in-law of Donna and Ken (dec’d), Bonnie (dec’d), Tom (dec’d), Joe and Pat (dec’d). Loving Uncle of his family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Requiem Mass to celebrate Tim’s life to be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Gayndah, on Saturday, 23rd October 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. COVID-19 regulations apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. All attendees will need to sign in using the Qld check-in app. The service will be livestreamed and anyone wishing to participate will need to email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

VICARY, Elsie Mary

(Nee Sedgwick) Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah, formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 17th October 2021, aged 84 years. Loving Wife of John (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Peter (dec’d), Alison and Craig, Ruth and Tom, Andrew and Ruth, Sandra and Ken, and their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Elsie’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Uniting Church on Saturday, 23rd October 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Monumental Cemetery. COVID-19 regulations apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. All attendees will need to sign in using the Qld check-in app. The service will be livestreamed and anyone wishing to participate will need to email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

PHILLIPS, Janice Marilyn

Phillips(nee Kemp), Janice Marilyn Known as Jan. Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Brisbane. Passed away peacefully on Monday 4th of October 2021. Aged 71years. Much loved Partner of Raymond “Solly” Sorensen. Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Craig and Carmelle, Sandra and Jamie. Precious Nanna of Declan, Saxon, Levi, Matthias, Addison, Jessica and Joshua. Cherished Sister and Sister-in-law of Judy, Cathy and Glen and Allison and Tony. Beloved Aunt of her Nieces and Nephews. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Jan’s life to be held at the Great Northern Garden of Remembrance, 31-35 Tallowood Drive, Deception Bay, on Friday the 15th of October 2021, commencing at 11am. Current Social Distancing and Hand Sanitising regulations will apply.

BEUTEL, Leslie

Beutel, Leslie Known as “Les” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away on Sunday, 3 October 2021, aged 92 years. Dearly loved Husband of Daphne (dec’d). Loved Father and Father-in-law. Adored Pop to his Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. A private funeral service will be held for Les. “Reunited with Daphne”

WAGNER, Leonard Morton

WAGNER, Leonard Morton Known as “Len” Late of Illoura Village, Chinchilla, formerly of “Seewun” Mt Perry. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 27 August 2021, aged 90 years. Treasured Husband of Maggie (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Pam and Les Turner, Mye-Ann and Barry Slack, Morton and Sue Wagner, Beth and Bruce Head, Joy and Alan Gath and their families. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Len’s life to be held at “Seewun”, Mt Perry on Monday, 13 September 2021 commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Mt Perry Monumental Cemetery. For those attending the service at “Seewun”, it would be advisable to bring your own chair. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitising and social distancing are essential.

PFINGST, Guy Joseph

Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 18th August 2021, aged 54 years. Much loved Dad of Lilli. Cherished Son of Len and Elaine. Much loved Brother and Brother-in-law of William and Susann, Jayne and Brian. Loving Uncle of Lena and Amy. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside funeral service to celebrate Guy’s life, to be held at the Dallarnil Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 27th August 2021, commencing at 12.30 pm. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. If you have come from one of the LGAs, it is essential that a face mask is worn at all times. The funeral service will be live streamed. If you wish to participate in the live stream, please email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

BLUNDELL, VERA JANE

BLUNDELL, Vera Jane (nee Cowburn/Boase) Known as “Mum”, “Aunty Vera”, “VJ”, “Miss Vera”, “Mrs B” Late of Eidsvold. Taken into God’s care on Tuesday, 10th August 2021, aged 88 years. Much loved Wife of Fred Boase and Percy Blundell. Loving Mother, Mother-in-law, Step-Mother of Bruce, Dale, Sharalle, Lynelle, Wesley (Boase), Melissa (dec’d) and Families. Peter, Marilyn, Roslyn, Juliette, David (dec’d) and Families. Daughter of John (dec’d) and Milly (dec’d) Cowburn (Hollywell). Adored Grandma, Great-Grandma and Great-Great-Grandma of 32 grandchildren of the blended Boase and Blundell Families. Sister of Edna Singh, Leonard (dec’d), Clifford (dec’d), Robert (dec’d) and Pamela Goddard (dec’d). Loved Aunty Vera and special friend of many who loved her. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Vera’s life to be held at St Mark’s Anglican Church, 66 Moreton Street, Eidsvold on Saturday, 21st August 2021, commencing at 2 pm, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Monumental (old) Cemetery. “Loved to the moon and back forever” In lieu of flowers, donations to the Eidsvold Hospital, Eidsvold Kindergarten or the Eidsvold Lions Club. Envelopes available at the service. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing are essential. If you have come from one of the LGAs, it is essential that a face mask is worn at all times. The funeral service will be live streamed. If you wish to participate in the live stream, please email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

SIMPSON, EDWARD ARNOLD

Known as “Arnold”. Late of Gayndah, formerly of Narangba. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 8th August 2021, aged 79 years. Adored Husband of Dibby. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Kerry, Arnold and Natasha, Niome. Cherished Grandad of Tanahya, Caleb, Lucas, Micah, Lahni, Matilda, Noah, Elijah and Isaac. Special Uncle of Kevin, Monaghan, Delaney, Porter and Turner families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Arnold’s life to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 20th August 2021, commencing at 11 am. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitising and social distancing are essential. If you have come from one of the LGAs, it is essential that a face mask is worn at all times. The funeral service will be live streamed. If you wish to participate in the live stream, please email: admin@jenlesley.com.au

TANZER, Phillip Arthur

Known as “Pat” Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Monto. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 23 July 2021, aged 85 years. Much loved Husband of Judy. Father and Father-in-law of Michael and Lisa, Brett and Pam (dec’d), Russell and Claire, Leah and Alan, Glen and Tanya, Neil, David and Suzie. Loving Pop of his Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Brother of Kathleen, George (dec’d), Irene, Ken, Daphne, Max, Doug. Uncle and special friend of many. Pat will be privately cremated. “Forever in our hearts”

BOUGHEN, Alexander Claude

Boughen, Alexander Claude Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 18 July 2021, aged 90 years. Dearly beloved Husband of Pam. Father and Father-in-law of Claude and Janet, Jenny and Paddy, Lea and Richard. Grandad of Charissa, Bray, Amanda, Paul, Hayley, Natalie. Cherished Great-Grandad to their children. A Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Alexander to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday 23 July 2021, commencing at 11am. Covid-19 restrictions will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate should email: admin@jenlesley.com.au “Forever in our Hearts”

Scheuber, Aileen May

Scheuber, Aileen May (nee Guymer) Fondly known to many as “Grandma”, “GG” and “Auntie A”. Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 27 June 2021, Aged 89 years. Much loved wife of Noel (dec). Loving Mother and Mother-in-Law of Susan and Mark, Karen and Stephen and Craig and Rosemary. Adored Grandma and GG of James, Amy, Aliana, Brodie and Sam. Loving sister to Yvonne and Evelyn and Special Friend of many. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Aileen’s life, to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Capper Street, Gayndah, on Saturday the 3 of July, 2021, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Monumental Cemetery. Covid-19 restrictions will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au “Forever in our Hearts”

WHYTE, CATHERINE

Known as “Rena” Rena was born in 1940 in Bridgeton, Glasgow, Scotland. Daughter of David and Agnes Dempsey. Sister to Mary and her late brothers, David and Alex. Rena emigrated to Australia in 1963, originally to Melbourne, then Bundaberg. Loving Mother, sister-in-law to Hugh, loved and adored by her niece, Nancy and nephew, Joseph, and extended family. Rena was a real character, very generous and a great friend to many and loved by all who knew her. Rena sadly passed on 23rd June 2021 at the Gayndah Hospital. May her soul rest in peace. A private cremation is being held for Rena.

Westland, Margaret Mary

Westland, Margaret Mary (nee Perry) Known as “Margie” Late of Biggenden, formerly of Freemans Reach, NSW. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 21 June 2021, aged 92 years. Much loved Wife of Ted (dec’d). Loving Mother of Roslyn, John, Carol, Gail, Cheryl and Wayne. Adored Nanny of her Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and Great Great Grandchildren. Precious Aunt and Special Friend of Many. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Margie’s life to be held at the Heritage Chapel, Maryborough Crematorium, Bruce Highway, Maryborough on Monday, 28 June 2021, commencing at 10:00am. Covid-19 restrictions will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au “Forever in our Hearts”

Trott, Janet Elizabeth

Trott, Janet Elizabeth (nee McLay) Late of Mundubbera. Passed away on Thursday, 17 June 2021, aged 93 years. Loving wife of Jim (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Suzanne and Bill (dec’d), Peter and Susanne, Kaylene, Mark and Alicea. Treasured Grandmother to Stacey, Dane, Rhys, Bowden, Josephine, Edina and Roanna. Family and close friends are respectfully invited to attend a funeral service for Janet to be held at St John’s Anglican Church, Mundubbera on Saturday, 26 June 2021 commencing at 11am, followed by a PRIVATE interment. Covid-19 restrictions will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential.

Oppermann, Joyce Thelma

Oppermann, Joyce Thelma (nee Deem) Late of Gayndah. Passed away suddenly with her loving family by her side on Sunday 13 June 2021, aged 92 years. Dearly loved wife of Bill (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Maree and Charlie, Elaine and Tony. Much loved Nan of Linda and Grandma of Paul, Peter and Dean. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Joyce’s life to be held at the Heritage Chapel, Maryborough Crematorium, Bruce Highway, Maryborough on Friday, 25 June 2021, commencing at 10:00am. Covid-19 restrictions will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au “Forever in our Hearts”

MURTON, KEVIN JOSEPH

Known as “Kevvy”. Late of “Greenhill”, Gooroolba. Passed away suddenly on Friday, 4th June 2021, aged 86 years. Much loved Husband of Dawn. Loving Father and Father-in-law of Darren and Rachel, Brenda and Spud, Craig, Gary and Jess. Cherished Poppy of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Beloved Brother, Brother-in-law, adored Uncle and special friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Kevvy’s life to be held at the Gooroolba Sports Reserve, Biggenden/Gooroolba Road on Saturday, 12 June 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by a private interment in the Byrnestown Cemetery. COVID-19 rules apply. Social distancing and hand sanitizing is essential.

KREHER, Charlotte Caroline

KREHER, Charlotte Caroline (nee Gleich) Known as “Lottie”. Late of Sandgate, formerly of Hervey Bay and Moura. Passed away on Saturday 29 May 2021, aged 98 years. Loving Wife of Eric Kreher. Much loved Mother of Genevieve and Leonard Connolly. Cherished Grandma of Karen Lee Ryan and Brock Thomas Connolly. Great Grandmother of Sophie, Abby and Imogen Ryan and Austin and Savannah Connolly. Sister of Leslie Noel Gleich. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service for Lottie to be held at the Malmoe Apostolic Church of Queensland on Monday, 7 June 2021, commencing at 3pm. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitising and social distancing is essential.

TAYLOR, GRACE MAY

TAYLOR, Grace May (nee Kreis) Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Sunday the 30th of May, 2021, aged 93 years. Loving Wife of Bill (deceased). Mother and Mother-in-Law of Lance and Norah, Denise (deceased), Greg and Julie, Brian and Rose. Cherished Grandma, Great Grandma and Great Great Grandma of her dear family. Beloved Aunt of her extended family. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Grace’s Life, to be held at the Mundubbera Anglican Church, Lyons Street, Mundubbera, on Monday the 7th of June, 2021, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. Covid 19 rules will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate should email admin@jenlesley.com.au “At Peace”

KYLE, Daniel William Campbell

Known as “Fish”. Late of Eidsvold, formerly of Brisbane. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 26th May 2021, aged 34 years. Beloved Baby Son of Kenny (dec’d) and Diane (dec’d). Much loved Brother and Brother-in-law of Natasha and Anthony, Ruby and Geoffrey, Kenny, Barbara. Loving Uncle, Nephew and Cousin of his family and special friend to many friends. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Daniel’s life to be held at the Graveside, Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 11th June 2021, commencing at 10 am. “Reunited with his loving Parents”

PRESTON, DIANA

PRESTON, Diana Marie (nee Brackin) Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Friday, 14th May 2021, aged 80 years. Loving Wife of Dick (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Richard, Ruth and Rowan, Marie and Bob, Beverley and Steve, Janice and Duck, Helen and John, Kevin and Kylie. Beloved Grandma and Great-Grandma of her many grandchildren. Precious Sister and Sister-in-law of John and Cindy, Henry, Dawn and Stan (dec’d), Judith (dec’d) and Mick (dec’d), Ian (dec’d), Pat and Gary (dec’d), Pauline and Keith (dec’d), Noel, Claire and Bruce, Gail and Sammy (dec’d). Adored Aunt and special friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Diana’s life to be held at the Graveside, Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 20th May 2021, commencing at 11 am. “Reunited with Dad”

TANZER, Pamela Jocelyn

TANZER, PAMELA JOCELYN (nee Law) Known as “Pam”. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Monday, 10th May 2021, aged 70 years. Beloved Wife of Brett. Treasured Daughter of Daniel (dec’d) and Jesse (dec’d). Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of Dotty and Harold, Dawn (dec’d), Marsha, Edna, Malcolm and Rosie, Michael and Lisa, Russell and Claire, Leah and Allan, Glen and Tanya, Neil, David and Suzie. Precious Aunt and Cousin to her extended family and special friend to many. A private cremation service will be held for Pam.

DOVE, John William

Known as “Jick”. Late of Biggenden, formerly of “Hillside”, Coalstoun Lakes. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 7th May 2021, aged 92 years. Loving Husband of Mavis (nee Hunter). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Peter and Truci of Brisbane, Erica and Kevin Murree of Biggenden, Edwin (dec’d), Ian (dec’d), Vicki and Shane Goodall of Maryborough. Treasured Grandad Dove of his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Brother-in-law of George Cross and Norma Marshall both of Biggenden. Jick will be laid to rest with a private funeral service. The service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate in the livestream, should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au In lieu of flowers, donations to RACQ LifeFlight. “Reunited with Edwin and Ian”

GLEICH, Violet Nessie

GLEICH, Violet Nessie (nee Chay) Known as “Nessie”. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 7th May 2021, aged 93 years. Loving Wife of Les. Much loved Mother of Barry and Lyn, Colin (dec’d) and Phyllis, Albert and Delma, Trevor and Debbie, Ken and Norma and their families. Cherished Gran of her many grandchildren and their families. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Violet to be held at the Malmoe Apostolic Church of Queensland on Saturday, 15th May 2021, commencing at 10 am.

PINWILL, BARBARA JOYCE

PINWILL, Barbara Joyce (nee Imhoff) Known as “Joyce” Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday 30 April 2021, aged 98 years. Loved Wife of Alf (dec’d). Mother and Mother-in-law of Dawn and John, Max and Denise, Lesley and Len (dec’d), Geoffrey and Kathy. Loved Nanna to nine Grandchildren and Scott (dec’d). Great Grandmother to their children. Great Great Grandmother to Ivy. Sister and Sister-in-law of Marie and John (dec’d) and to the late Ron and Pearl, Keith and Elsa, Phyllis and Stan (Curly), Alex and Frank, Charlie and Edie, and Aunt to their families. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Joyce to be held at the Wesleyan Methodist Church, 6 Dalgangal Road, Gayndah on Tuesday 11 May 2021, commencing at 11am, followed by internment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential.

NELSON, Leonard Alfred

Known as “Len” Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah, formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, 27th April 2021, aged 81 years. Dearly loved Husband of Mary. Loving Father and Father-in-law of Terri-Anne and Dennis, Darryn and Tania, Peta and Wayne, Nikki and Craig. Adored Grandad and Great-Grandad of Anthony, Melita, Darryn Jnr, Raesian, Nelson (dec’d), Nikson, Ella, Garret, Cydonie, Mia, Logan, Maddison and Sophie (dec’d). Brother and Brother-in-law of Allan (dec’d), Lynette and Rob, Lanie, Phillip and Sheryl and Uncle to their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Len’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Town Hall on Wednesday, 5th May 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. COVID-19 rules apply, therefore, hand sanitizing and social distancing applies.

SKINNER, THELMA ELAINE

Known as “Thelly” Late of Brisbane, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Thursday, 22nd April 2021, aged 73 years. Dearly loved Mother of Madonna, Dion and Adam. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Thelly’s life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall on Wednesday, 28th April 2021 commencing at 2 pm. “Forever in our hearts” COVID-19 rules will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential.

DAVIDSON, Gladys Merle

DAVIDSON, Gladys Merle (nee Humphrey) Known as “Merle” Late of Gunther Retirement Village, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday 16 April 2021, aged 96 years. Cherished Wife of Bill (dec’d). Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Jill and Don, Janet and Phillip, Mike and Helen. Much loved Grandma D of her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Family and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Merle to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall on Tuesday 27 April 2021, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential. The service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate in the livestream, should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au

COOK, Barbara Joyce

nee Windeknecht It is with heavy hearts we advise our friends that our beautiful Mum, Barbara Joyce Cook, born on February 2, 1930, passed away on April 12, 2021, aged 91 years and 2 months. Dearly beloved Mother and Mother-in-law to Christine (dec’d), Carolyn and Ross Protani, Raeleen Hansen and Ewan Fullerton. Loving Grandmother to Melinda and Craig, Matthew and Sarah, Joshua and Emma. Great-grandmother to Isla, Thomas and Eloise. At peace now. Gone to be with Dad, Raymond Cook. A private funeral service will be held next week.

CREMEN, RUSSELL JOHN

Known as “Cisco”. Late of Eidsvold, formerly of Deception Bay. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 1st April 2021, aged 85 years. Much loved Husband of Nancy. Beloved Father of Linda, Diane, Russell and Janett. Loving Grandad and Poppa of Raymond, Desmond, Ricky, Karma, Geoffrey, Rachael, Kaden, Ryan, Taiyah, Dylan and Romeo. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Judy and Robert (dec’d). Loved Uncle of Kathryn, Christopher and Barbara. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Russell’s life to be held graveside at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 9th April 2021, commencing at 10 am. COVID-19 restrictions will apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential. Wearing of masks is recommended.

OGDEN, DAWN HELEN

OGDEN, Dawn Helen (nee McIntyre) Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Monday, 29th March 2021, aged 79 years. Cherished Wife of John. Devoted Mother and Mother-in-law of David and Rhonda, Peter (dec’d), Melissa and Rob, Nicki and Ray. Loving Nanna of Brodie, Tully, Zane, Morgan, Neve and Great-Nanna of Kai, Rocco, Koah. Loving Sister-in-law of her family and much loved Aunt of her extended family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Dawn’s life to be held at the Mundubbera RSL Hall on Thursday. 8th April 2021, commencing at 11 am, followed by a private cremation. COVID-19 restrictions apply. Hand sanitizing and social distancing is essential. The service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate in the livestream, should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au

MOGG, KENNETH WILLIAM

MOGG, Kenneth William Known as “Ken” Late of the Golden Orange Hotel, Gayndah, formerly of Brisbane. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 24th March 2021, aged 73 years. Much loved Husband of Lorraine. Cherished Father of Kenny, Jodie, Hayley, Josh. Adored Poppy of Jesse, Ashleigh, Ben, Lachie, Tom, Sam, Olivia, Camilla, Charlie and beloved Great-Poppy of Westley, Theo. Loving Brother of Rob, Graham, Val. Much loved Uncle to many and best mate to everyone. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Ken’s life to be held at the Gayndah Town Hall on Monday, 29th March 2021, commencing at 11 am, followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to LifeFlight Foundation, Cancer Council of Australia and Diabetes Australia. Envelopes available at the service. COVID -19 restrictions apply. Social distancing and hand sanitizing is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate in the live stream should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au

SPRY, Kirsty Lee-Anne

Known as “Wirsty” Late of Biggenden, formerly of Maryborough. Tragically taken on Wednesday, 10th March 2021, aged 40 years. Devoted Mother and Mother-in-law of Michael and Samantha, Courtney and Lachlan, Marlee, Slayde, Zaidyn. Cherished Daughter of Ray and Gwenda. Precious Nanny of Marley, Chaise, Ryder. Treasured Sister and Sister-in-law of Michael (dec’d), Peter and Amy, Matthew, Shoni and Brendan, Chris. Much loved Aunt of Dylan, Gage, Shaylah, Jack, Zamahla, Nevaeh, Jabari, Tayler, Harper. Best friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Kirsty’s life to be held at the Heritage Chapel, Maryborough Crematorium on Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Garden of Rest, Maryborough Lawn Cemetery. COVID-19 rules will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitizing is essential. All guests must sign in using the QR Code available on the day. The service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate in the livestream should contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au

LAWRIE, Christopher John

Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Deception Bay. Passed away suddenly on Sunday, 7th March 2021, aged 59 years. Adored Father and Father-in-law of Matthew, Nicole and Steve. Loving Son of John (dec’d) and Pauline (dec’d). Beloved Brother and Brother-in-law to Gayle, Kelvin and Jenny, Peter and Mary, Raelene, Ronald, Linda. A wonderful Uncle to his nieces and nephews. A good mate to many. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Chris’ life to be held at the Lakeview Chapel, Albany Creek Memorial Park, 400 Albany Creek Road, Bridgeman Downs on Thursday, 18th March 2021, commencing at 11 am. COVID-19 rules will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate in the live stream should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au

FORSYTH, George Stanley

Late of Monto. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 6th March 2021, aged 91 years. Loving Husband of Beryl. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Greg and Margaret, Desley and Reg, Kel and Jenny, Brad and Connie. Adored Poppy of eight grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. Cherished Brother and Brother-in-law of Gordon and Carol, May (dec’d) and Bill (dec’d), Jim (dec’d) and Pat (dec’d), Wally (dec’d) and Edna (dec’d), Bill (dec’d) and Anna, Don (dec’d) and Peg. Beloved Uncle to his extended family and best mate to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of George’s life to be held at the Monto Community Hall on Friday, 12th March 2021, commencing at 10 am. George will be interred in the Monto Lawn Cemetery at 9 am prior to the celebration of life. In lieu of flowers, donations to Ridge Haven, Aged Care, Monto, would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the service. COVID-19 rules will apply. Social distancing and hand sanitizing is essential. All guests must sign in using the QR Code available on the day. The service at the Community Hall will be live streamed and anyone wishing to participate in this live stream should send an email to: admin@jenlesley.com.au

ROTH, Ellen May

ROTH, Ellen May (nee Ferra) Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 23 February 2021, aged 86 years. Much loved Wife of Wilfred (dec’d). Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Ken and Megan, Dale and Sheila, Terry and Dolores. Adored Grandmother and Great-Grandmother of Emily, Gillian, Mitchell (dec’d), Wayne, Hannah and their families. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Ellen’s life to be held at the Graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 01 March 2021, commencing at 10am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the number of attendees will be restricted to 200 and social distancing applies.

PILBEAM, Belinda Ho (nee Tan)

PILBEAM, Belinda Ho (nee Tan) Known as “Baby” Late of Degilbo, formerly of The Philippines. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 16 February 2021, aged 67 years. Much loved Wife of Michael. Cherished Sister of her nine brothers and sisters. Belinda is to be privately cremated. Michael would like to personally thank all of the staff at the Biggenden Hospital for their loving care of his wife Belinda. “Forever in our Hearts”

DOWNS, Terrence John

DOWNS, Terrence John Known as “Terry” Late of Biggenden.  Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 7th February 2021, aged 81 years. Dearly loved Husband of Rachele.  Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Rodney and Tereze (dec’d).  Loved Step-father and Step-father-in-law of Julie and Robert, and Kellie. Adored Grandpa of Ryan, Trent, Jayden, Alex, Isabella, Danielle, Rhain, Gabriel and Justice.  Great-Grandpa of Ethan and Nathan.  Loving Brother and Uncle of Pat, Kevin, Ray and their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Terry’s life to be held at the Gospel Chapel, George Street, Biggenden on Monday. 15th February 2021, commencing at 10.30 am, followed by a private cremation.  COVID-19 restrictions will apply, numbers will be restricted and socially distancing will be required.  The funeral service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate in the livestream should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au

STOKER, Colin Rymel

Known as “Col” Late of Monto. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 6th February 2021, aged 87 years. Much loved Husband of Audrey (dec’d). Loving Father and Father-in-law of Sandra and Ross, Maree and Trevor, Leanne and Gavin. Pop of Matthew, Bronte, Tim, Joshua, Nathan, Grant and Courtney. Great-grandfather of Adeline, Levi, Max and Millie. Brother of Joyce, Trevor and Noel. Uncle to his extended family and great mate to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside service to celebrate Col’s life to be held at the Monto Cemetery on Thursday, 11th February 2021, commencing at 10 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the number of attendees will be restricted to 200 and social distancing applies. The service will be livestreamed and those wishing to participate in the livestream should email Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au

ROEDIGER, Linda Joy

ROEDIGER, Linda Joy (nee Curtis) Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Monto. Passed away with her loving family by her side on Monday, 1st February 2021, aged 45 years. Much loved Wife of Ashley. Loving Mother of Bianca (dec’d), Daneeka, Campbell and Mackenzie. Loved Daughter and Daughter-in-law of Pat and Gloria, Pixie and Brian. Treasured Sister and Sister-in-law of Shane and Amanda, Theresa and Dave, Mark and Amy, Kirrily and Richard, Locky and Nina, Damian. Adored Aunty of many and special friend to everyone. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Linda’s life to be held at the graveside, Monto Monumental Cemetery on Saturday, 6th February 2021, commencing at 10.30 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate in the live stream will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. 

PURCELL, Eileen Edith

PURCELL, Eileen Edith (nee Pope) Late of Cairns, formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 19 January 2021, aged 71 years. Adored Wife of Patty. Much loved Mother of Alyson, Ivan, Fabian, Rueben and Tina. Cherished Nanna of Lindsay, Hayden, Tyler, Saxon, Tennayah, Hayley, Demi, Carly, Rueben Jnr, Mervyn, Le-Cruze, Bianca. Alastaire, Codey, Kyliesha, Lleyton, Bailey, Mervyn and Brian. Loving Great-grandmother of Shaya, Kye, Wesley, Noah, Jariah, Carly, Hendrix, Kitayah, Jamual, Shaqeal, Tia, Aria, Landyn and Isaac. Beloved Sister of Edith (dec’d), Herbie (dec’d), John (dec’d), Ernest (dec’d), Kathleen (dec’d), Richard (dec’d), Lurlene (dec’d), Mavis, Peter, Phyllis, Michael (dec’d), Leo (dec’d), Leonie, Susan and Bruce. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Eileen’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Town Hall on Saturday, 30th January 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service only will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. 

DRESCHER, Barry

Late of Biggenden, formerly of Loganholme. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 24th January 2021, aged 78 years. Loving Husband of Dell. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Debra and David (dec’d), Shane and Karen, Leanne and Bryan, Peter and Callie. Adored Pop and Grandpa of Greg, Lisa, Janet, Amy, Raylee, Natalie, Jack, Jade (dec’d), Jaslyn, Lachlan, Emma and Great Poppy of Ethan. Family and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Barry to be held at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 1st February 2021, commencing at 10.30 am. “Gone Fishing”

COWBURN, Kevin John

Cowburn, Kevin John Known as “Dynamite” Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 9 January 2021, aged 81 years. Son of Claude (dec’d) and Tilly (dec’d). Loving Brother of Pauline, Gary (dec’d), Lola, Marjory, Gordon, Victor, Lenny, Judy, Jeffery, Hazel, Clive and their families. Cherished Uncle of his many nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends and Family are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Kevin “Dynamite” to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Saturday, 23 January 2021, commencing at 10am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate in the live stream will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au.  “Forever in our Hearts” , “At Peace”

SCHIFFKE, Myrtle Fay

Schiffke, Myrtle Fay (nee Singleton) Late of Mundubbera. Taken into God’s care on Saturday, 9th January 2021, aged 82 years. Adored Wife of Cecil (dec’d). Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Avril and Graham, Shane and Lesleigh. Cherished Nan of Tina, Larissa, Michael, Tim, Marie, Jasmine, Brendan, Scott, Nathan and devoted Great-Nan of the families. Loving Sister of Tom (dec’d), Harry (dec’d), Gordon, Doug (dec’d), Phyllis, Daphne, Margaret (dec’d), Josephine and Robert. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Myrtle’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Town Hall on Friday, 15th January 2021, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate in the live stream will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. 

SPRY, Veronica May

SPRY, Veronica May (nee Horne) Late of Biggenden, formerly of Gayndah, Didcot, Mundubbera and Dundowran. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 4 January 2021, aged 96 years, 11 months. Beloved Wife of the late Colin Edward (Ned) Spry. Loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Lawrence and Joy, Ian and Leanne, David and Kathy. Loving Gran of Malcolm, Ashley, Clinton, Michelle, Kaylee, Emily, Britney, Courtney, Logan. Cherished Great-Grandmother of sixteen Great Grandchildren and Precious Great-Great-Grandmother of one Great-Great-Grandchild. Loved Sister and Sister-in-law of Ron (dec’d) and Rene (dec’d), Kev (dec’d) and Vi (dec’d), Daphne (dec’d) and Noel (dec’d), Norma and Ken, Arnold (dec’d) and Bea (dec’d), Cliff (dec’d) and Lorraine, Jack (dec’d) and Val (dec’d), Nell (dec’d) and Don (dec’d), Dot and Pat (dec’d), Mort (dec’d) and Gloria, Bill and Pat, Audrey (dec’d) and Boy’d (dec’d), Joyce and Errol, Winston and Fay. Adored Aunt of their families. Family and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Service for Veronica to be held at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Monday 11 January 2021, commencing at 10am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. 

BOYTER, Robert Barry

BOYTER, Robert Barry Late of Ipswich. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 23 December 2020, aged 82 years. Treasured Husband of Stella (dec’d). Much loved Father of Bernard, Debra (dec’d), Maxwell (dec’d). Cherished Son of Winton (dec’d) and Esmeralda (dec’d). Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Graveside Service for Robert to be held at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 8 January 2021, commencing at 10am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential.

ADAMS, Sheila Dawn

Adams, Sheila Dawn (nee Howard) Late of Gayndah, formerly of Tasmania. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 12 December 2020, aged 78 years. Much loved Wife of Garry (dec’d). Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Cherie and Jason, Fiona and Stephen, Nigel and Jas, Shane and Belinda, Roger. Cherished Nanny of Tyson and Courtney, Yaszinae, Morgana and Mitchell, Aidenne, Jaycia, Abby, Lucy, Connor, Matilda, Grace. Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of Hazel and John, Wayne (dec’d). Ian (dec’d). Cherished Aunt of her extended family. Family and Friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Sheila’s Life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall, Warton Street, Gayndah on Saturday, 19 December 2020, commencing at 10:00am, followed by a private cremation. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. 

MESNER, Thomas George

MESNER, Thomas George Known as “Tom” Late of Bundaberg, formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 24 November 2020, aged 102 years. Beloved Father and Father-in-law of Lois and Rob, Stephen and Julie, Ray and Lois, Michelle and Glenn. Beloved Grandad of Megan and Adrian, Scott and Emma, Kira and Stuart, Nicky and Terry, Ryan and Jess, Chloe, Tim, Belinda and Matt, Anthony and Alex, Nathan (Dec’d). Cherished Great Grandad of Will, Jake, Charlie, Darcy, Hugh, Olivia, Elena, Dylan, Isabell, Jobe, Jude, Mia, Nathan and Levi. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend the Graveside Service to celebrate Tom’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 4 December 2020, commencing at 10am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. 

POTT, ALEXANDER JOHN

POTT, Alexander John Known as “John” Late of Bundaberg, formerly of  “Junction View”, Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Thursday, 19th November 2020, aged 86 years. Much loved Husband of Jenny. Adored Father and Father-in-law of Leanne and Dougall, Megan and Michael.  Much loved Grandad of Brooke, Emily, Ben and Chris.  Loving Brother of Margaret (dec’d), Jim (dec’d), Jean (dec’d), Bobby, Marion (twin sister to John). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of John’s life to be held at the green Sports Pavilion, Eidsvold Showgrounds on Friday, 27th November 2020, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 200. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The funeral service only will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

BECHLY, Anne Maria

Late of Biggenden, formerly of Gordonvale. Passed away on Friday, 30th October 2020, aged 62 years. Beloved Daughter of Cecil (dec’d) and Oriel (dec’d). Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of Leonard and Elizabeth, Stephen and Barbara, Amanda and Amanda, Caroline, Bill and Michelle and Aunt to their families. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Anne to be held at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Tuesday, 24th November 2020, commencing at 9am.

DUFFIN, DONNEL LLOYD

DUFFIN, Donnel Lloyd Known as “Lloyd” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 6th November 2020, aged 95 years. Much loved Husband of Audrey (dec’d). Loving Father and Father-in-law of Roslyn (dec’d), Julie-Ann (dec’d), Glen and Janelle. Devoted Grandfather of his grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Lloyd’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Uniting Church of Australia on Monday, 16th November 2020, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. “Reunited with Audrey” Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Lloyd’s funeral service will be restricted, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.

BOYTER, Mark Anthony Robert

Late of Ipswich. Passed away unexpectedly on Monday, 2nd November 2020, aged 37 years. Cherished Partner of Kellie. Beloved Son of Tony and Deborah (dec’d). Loving Brother of Maxine and Kenneth. Adored Uncle of Dakota. Much loved Cousin and special Friend to many, including Dallon, Elaina, Taylor and eleven nephews and nieces. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside funeral service for Mark to be held at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 20th November 2020, commencing at 10 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential.

ELLIOTT, Milton (Mick) Edward

Known as “Mick” Late of Hervey Bay. Passed away unexpectedly on Friday, 30th October 2020, aged 86 years. Much loved Husband of Lynne. Adored Father and Father-in-law of Susan and Kevin, Shawna and Samuel, Roxene, Megan and Andrew, Nicole and Miles, Kylie, Michael. Loving Grandad of Samuel Jnr, Kaela, Julie and Lachie, Matthew Clark, Elliott, Jordana, Andrew, Matthew Elliott, Steven, Joshua, Lara, Haley, Erin, Cohen, Austen, Bronte and Jesse. Loving Great Grandad of Harlee and Tyler. Brother and Brother-in-law of Shirley (dec’d), Val, Boyd (dec’d), Lol, Weir (dec’d), Audrey (dec’d), Eric (dec’d), Henry (dec’d), Pat, Ray (dec’d), Kevin (dec’d), Delys and their families. Family are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Mick’s life to be held at the Graveside, Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 12th November 2020, commencing at 11am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend the wake, which is to be held at the Grand Hotel, 27 Edward Street, Biggenden from 12:30pm. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au

SMITH, ALEXANDER KENNEDY

Known as “Alex” Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah, formerly of Mundubbera and Scotland. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 30th October 2020, aged 79 years. Beloved Son of Jock (dec’d) and Kate (dec’d). Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Lachie (dec’d) and Bev (dec’d), Ian (dec’d) and Dawn, and Faye (dec’d). Adored Uncle of Clinton and Kylie, Jo-Anne and Greg, Stephanie and David, Kim and Luke, Jaimie and Shane, Andrew and Great-Uncle to their families. A Graveside Funeral Service will be held for Alex at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Wednesday, 4th November 2020, commencing at 10 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

ENDRES, John Kingsley

Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 24th October 2020, aged 85 years. Much loved Husband of Avelina. Beloved Father and Father-in-law of John and Kerry. Loving Brother of June and Ivan (dec’d). Adored Uncle of Carolyn, Desley, Stephen and Special Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for John to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Saturday, 31st October 2020, commencing at 10 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

DOVE, LESLIE ROBERT

DOVE, Leslie Robert Known as “Les” or “Pop” Late of Coalstoun Lakes. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 17th October 2020, aged 86 years. Much loved Husband of Dell (dec’d). Caring Father and Father-in-law of Lesley and John, Kerry and Helen. Treasured Pop of Shane, Kylie, Laura, Nathan, Jarred and their partners and families. Adored Great-Grandfather to seven great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Les’ life to be held at the Coalstoun Lakes Hall on Saturday, 24th October 2020, commencing at 10.30 am, followed by a private cremation. Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted and social distancing and hand sanitizing applies. Condolences can be forwarded to the family via our website.

STARK, BRONWEN ELEANOR

STARK, Bronwen Eleanor (nee Worth) Late of Degilbo. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 18th October 2020, aged 71 years. Cherished Wife of Garry. Treasured Mother and Mother-in-law of Darren and Susan, Carissa and Colan, and Shane. Adored Granny of Zachary and Cait, Troy and Sierra. Beloved Sister and Sister-in-law of Wyn and Lofty (dec’d). Beloved Aunt of Jenny. A private funeral service is being held for Bronwen. A Memorial Service will be held at the Uniting Church of Australia, Biggenden, on Sunday, 25th October 2020 commencing at 10.30 am, followed by refreshments. Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted and social distancing and hand sanitizing applies.  Condolences can be forwarded to the family via our website.

HINDS, BERYL JOYCE

HINDS, Beryl Joyce Known as “Joyce” Late of Ban Ban Springs. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Wednesday, 14th October 2020, aged 88 years. Loving Partner of Drew Paterson (dec’d). Loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Noela and Ron. Cherished Grandma of Dustin, Rhiannon and Lyndon. Treasured Great-Grandma of Calvin and Harvey. Much loved Sister and Sister-in-law of Ivy (dec’d), Nettie (dec’d), Billy (dec’d) and Burnie (dec’d). Adored Aunt of their respective families. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of Joyce’s life to be held at the Graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Monday, 19th October 2020, commencing at 11 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

ARNOLD, ELLEN ELIZABETH

ARNOLD, Ellen Elizabeth (nee Perriman) Known as “Nell”. Late of Hervey Bay, formerly of Mareeba and “Wrotham Park”, North Queensland. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Tuesday, 6th October 2020, aged 88 years. Much loved Wife of Gordon (dec’d).  Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of David and Tess, Geoff, Julie and Bruce, Fiona, Tom and Tanya, Lisa and Steve.  Devoted Grandma of eighteen Grandchildren and twelve Great-grandchildren. Sister of Eileen (dec’d), Jim (dec’d), Will (dec’d), Stan, Don (dec’d), Alan, Anne and their families.  Much loved Aunt and Special Friend of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Nell’s life to be held at Browns of Bundaberg Funeral Chapel, Cnr McLean and Woongarra Streets, Bundaberg Central, on Tuesday, 20th October 2020, commencing at 11 am.  Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted to 60 attendees and social distancing and hand sanitizing applies.  The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. There will be a Memorial Service for Nell at St Thomas of Villanova Catholic Church, 57 Constance Street, Mareeba, to be held on Friday, 30th October 2020, commencing at 10.30 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Royal Flying Doctors Service would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. Condolences can be sent to the family via our website.

HARDING, CAROLINE ANN

HARDING, Caroline Ann Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 9th October 2020, aged 66 years. Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Jason, Jeremy, Peta, James and Tammy and their partners. Adored Nan of the many Grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate Caroline’s life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall on Friday, 23rd October 2020, commencing at 11 am. Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted and social distancing and hand sanitizing applies.  Condolences can be sent to the family via our website.

WEST, ALICE

Late of Chinchilla. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 7th October 2020, aged 95 years. Adored Partner of Owen Heathwood (dec’d). Loving Mother of Norman (dec’d). Much loved Grandmother and Great-Grandmother of her family. Cherished Aunt of her many nephews and nieces. Special Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Alice to be held at the Eidsvold Monumental Cemetery on Thursday, 22nd October 2020, commencing at 10 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

WEST, KENNETH GEORGE

Known as “Kudgie” Late of Eidsvold. Passed away unexpectedly on Friday 2nd October 2020, aged 60 years. Beloved Partner of Diane (dec’d). Loving Partner of Edna. Father and Father-in-law of Natasha and Anthony, Ruby and Geoffrey, Kenny, Barbara, Daniel. Pop of twenty-one grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Loving Brother of Loretta, Donna, Matthew. Cherished Uncle, Nephew and Cousin of many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Kudgie’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Showgrounds on Friday, 16th October 2020, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

ELLIOTT, Boyd James

Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Monday, 28th September 2020, aged 90 years. Much loved Husband of Audrey (dec’d). Adored Father and Father-in-law of Kathy and Bob, Tony and Sandy. Loving Grandad of Marcus and Kelly, Rhiann. Brother and Brother-in-law of Shirley (dec’d), Val, Lol, Mick, Jack (dec’d), Ned (dec’d), cliff (dec’d), Mort (dec’d), Nellie (dec’d), Dot, Joyce, Billy, Winston and their families. Family are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Boyd’s life to be held at the Graveside, Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 2nd October 2020, commencing at 11 am. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100 family members only. However, family and friends are warmly invited to attend the wake which is to be held at the Biggenden Memorial Hall from 12 midday. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

FANCUTT, DAPHNE GRACE

FANCUTT, Daphne Grace (nee Seeney) Late of Sanctuary Cove, formerly of Monto. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 18th September 2020, aged 87 years. Loving Wife of Trevor. Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Charlie and Stella, Michael and Liz, and Chris. Nanna to her Grandchildren. Beloved Aunty Daphne to her nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service to celebrate Daphne’s life to be held at the Monto No 2 Cemetery on Saturday, 26th September 2020, commencing at 12 noon. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The numbers in attendance will be restricted to 100 people. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact Burnett Regional Funeral Services on admin@jenlesley.com.au. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

CUMNER, Gordon Desmond

Known as “Gus” Late of Gayndah, formerly of Jandowae. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 18th September 2020, aged 82 years. Loving Husband of Marlene. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Victor and Jenny, Kerry and Neil, Greg and Jo, Paul and Michelle. Cherished Grandad of his many Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Brother of Selwyn (dec’d), Clifford (dec’d), Maurice (dec’d), Daphne, Mavis, Vera, Gloria, Shirley, Jim, Dawn, Noel, Marjorie. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Service to celebrate Gordon’s life to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 24th September 2020, commencing at 11am.  Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential.  The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should send an email to Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au

SEIDNER, JOHN JOSEPH

SEIDNER, John Joseph – Known as “Smokey” Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 19th September 2020, aged 74 years. Much loved Brother and Brother-in-law of Mary (dec’d) and Tom (dec’d), Alice and Jeff (dec’d), Margaret and Graham. Loving Uncle of his nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of John’s life to be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Gayndah on Friday, 25th September 2020, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted to 50 inside the Church and 50 outside the Church. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential.  The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should send an email to Burnett Regional Funeral Services: admin@jenlesley.com.au

INGRA, Wallace William

Known as “Wally” Late of Gladstone, Passed away on Saturday, 29th August 2020, aged 77 years. Dearly loved husband of Julie, much loved father and father in law to Sonya and Danny (Dec’d), Richard and Michelle, Samba and Jacko, Conrad, Melody and Frano and Shaneen.  Treasured Grandfather to 24 Grandchildren and 12 Great Grandchildren.  Adored Uncle, Brother, Nephew and Brother in law to the William, Law, Pickering and Johnson families and a friend to many. Family and Friends are respectfully invited to attend the Celebration of Wally’s life at a Graveside Service to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Saturday, 12 September 2020, commencing at 11am.  This will be followed by a Wake at the Gayndah Showgrounds. Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted to 100. Social distancing and hand sanitising is essential.  The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should contact the Family. We encourage people who are able to, to please make use of our Live Streaming Service. The Family are also planning a Memorial Service in Gladstone that will take place on Saturday 19th September 2020 at the Gladstone Marina.  Details will be released soon.

MARSHALL, Arthur Marchant

Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 5th September 2020, aged 103 years. Loved and loving Husband of Loretta. Step-Dad of Lindsay, Ashley, Sherrilyn (dec’d), Tania, Cameron, Pettina, Dwaine, Shannon, David and their partners and their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service to celebrate Arthur’s wonderful 103 years of life, to be held at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 10th September 2020, commencing at 11 am. Under COVID-19 Regulations, numbers will be restricted and social distancing applies.  The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate should contact the Family. Online condolences can be forwarded on our website.

DOVE, Joyce Evelyn

DOVE, Joyce Evelyn (nee Seabrook) Late of Nambour, formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on 3rd September 2020, aged 96 years. Adored Wife of Charlie (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Aileen and Bob, Pam and Warwick, Trevor and Vera, Philip (dec’d). Cherished Grandma of her fourteen (14) Grandchildren, forty-three (43) Great-grandchildren and four (4) Great-great-grandchildren. Treasured Sister and Sister-in-law of Maureen (dec’d) and Don (dec’d), Vic and Win (dec’d), Don (dec’d), Cliff (dec’d) and Faye (dec’d). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Joyce’s life to be held at the Graveside, Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery, on Friday, 11th September 2020, commencing at 10 am. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact the family. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.   Joyce’s family members would like to publicly acknowledge the special care and attention given to Joyce by Aileen and Bob over the past six (6) years that she has been living with them in Nambour. We know that our beautiful Mum, Grandma and Sister really appreciated the special love and care she was shown. Thank you. “Reunited with Charlie and Philip”

Funeral Service of Nancy Valmai Beezley

We wish to advise that tomorrow’s funeral service for Nancy Valmai Beezley is restricted to 100 participants due to COVID-19 restrictions. We encourage those who wish to participate to make use of our live streaming service. Email admin@jenlesley.com.au by 5pm today to request the streaming link to watch Nancy’s service from home.

BEEZLEY, Nancy Valmai

BEEZLEY, Nancy Valmai (nee Law) Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 27th August 2020, aged 86 years. Treasured Wife of Stan. Precious Mother and Mother-in-law of Stanley Jnr (dec’d), Don (dec’d), Margaret and Wayne (dec’d), Colin (dec’d) and Karen, Peter (dec’d), Ron and Rhonda, Victor and Michele, Kim and Stewart. Much loved Gran to her Grandchildren, Great-grandchildren, Great-great-grandchildren. Loving Aunty and best friend of everyone. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Nancy’s life to be held Graveside at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 3rd September 2020, commencing at 10 am. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact the family. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.   The family wish to advise that there will be no wake.

BAUMANN, Raymond Winston

Known as “Ray” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 25th August 2020, aged 79 years. Father and Father-in-law of Donna and Tony, Wayne and Chris, Leah and Kevin, Mark and Lisa. Pop and Poppy Ray of his Grandchildren and Great-grandchildren. Brother of Muriel, Jocelyn and Alister. Ray is to be privately cremated.

CHAPMAN, MARGARET LOUISE

CHAPMAN, Margaret Louise 27/02/1966 – 03/08/2020 Passed away suddenly in Bundaberg, aged 54 years. Beloved Mother to 12 children: Adam, Brennen, Maisie, Frederick, Chantal, Georgina, Chloe, Jackson, Joel, Paige, Seth and Jarrod. Grandmother to 18 grandchildren with one on the way. She lovingly shared her life with Frederick Brown (Snr). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside funeral service to celebrate Margaret’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Cemetery on Friday, 21st August 2020, commencing at 1 pm. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

REYNOLDS, Delma Rose

REYNOLDS, Delma Rose (nee Mankins) Late of “Claddagh”, Cinnibar, Qld, formerly of Bundaberg. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 14th August 2020, aged 85 years. Much loved Wife of Norm (dec’d). Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Ian and Gudrun, Wendy (dec’d). Cherished Grandma of Rosalie and Isobel. Treasured Sister and Sister-in-law of Brian (dec’d) and Beverley. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Delma’s life to be held at St Paul’s Lutheran Church, 19 Thorn Street, Murgon on Saturday, 22nd August 2020, commencing at 12 midday, followed by a private cremation. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact the family. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

GOODY, Noel Robin

Late of “Birnam”, Bancroft passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, 26th July 2020, aged 73 years. Beloved Son of Robbie (dec’d) and Elsie (dec’d).  Cherished Brother and Brother-in-law of Edna (dec’d) and Andrew, Audrey (twin sister) and Roy, Bevan (dec’d).  Treasured Uncle of Shane and Belinda, Brett and Jenny, Sharon and their families. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate Noel’s life to be held at the Monto Racecourse on Saturday, 8th August 2020 commencing at 1pm. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact the family. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.   “At Peace”

CHAPMAN, Lorraine Elizabeth

Lorraine Elizabeth Chapman (nee Law) 10.04.1946 – 19.07.2020 Late of Biloela and Eidsvold, passed away at Caboolture. Sadly taken from us on 19th July 2020, aged 74 years. Beloved Mother of Roseanne, Eddie and Duane. The most amazing Nana to Tiffany,  Gordan, Rachel, Tegan, Caitlin, Emily, Demi, Tyhesia, Brayden and Christina. A Nana-Nana to fourteen great grannies. ” Your memory is our keepsake.    With which we’ll never part.   Heaven has you in its keeping.     We’ll have you in our hearts. ”  Lorraine will be laid to rest on Friday, 31st July 2020 with a service at the Eidsvold Shire Hall commencing at 11 am. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The number of persons allowed inside the Hall will be restricted to 92. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact the family.

SCHNEIDER, Bessie Agnes (nee Redlin)

Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 15th July 2020, aged 97 years. Much loved Wife of Bob (dec’d). Mother and Mother-in-Law of Gordon and Nola, Lorraine and Ken, Delwyn and Wallace, Nev and Jennie, Ross and Laurel and their families. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Bessie’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply. Social distancing and hand sanitising are essential. Bessie will be laid to rest in Binjour, Saturday, 25th July 2020 at 10.30 am. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact the family.

SLACK, Jill

SLACK, Colleen Jill (nee Storey) Known as “Jill” Late of Gayndah, formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away at home unexpectedly on 7th July 2020, aged 72 years. Dearly loved Wife of Trevor. Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Jus and Mike, Prue and Ben, Ben and Jacqui, Luci and their families. Adored Grandma of nine grandchildren. Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of Steph and Wayne, Bruce (dec’d). Precious Aunty of Lee and Clayton, Honor, Eathan and Natalie. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Jill’s life to be held at the Gayndah Golf Club on Friday, 17th July 2020 commencing at 11 am. Stage 3 COVID-19 restrictions apply, therefore, social distancing and hand sanitising is essential. The service will be live streamed and those wishing to participate will need to contact the family. It is advisable to bring your own folding chair as seating will be limited. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.  

SPLETTER, Robyn Joy (nee Sherwood)

Late of Monto. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 9th June 2020, aged 62 years. Cherished Wife of Henry. Treasured Mother and Mother-in-law of Darren and Amy, Brendan and Melissa, Owen and Katanya, Justin and Jessica. Loving Grandma of Sophie, Lucas, Paige, Blake, Jack, Charlette and Charlie. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Robyn’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply. The Graveside Service for Robyn will be held at the Monto Monumental Cemetery on Saturday, 13th June, 2020. “At Peace”  

OEHM, Aileen Merle (nee Miller)

Known as “Aileen” Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 19th May 2020, aged 92 years. Loving Wife of Ivan (dec’d). Much Loved Mother of Merle (dec’d) and Eileen (dec’d). Cherished Aunt of her Nephews and Nieces. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Aileen’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply. A Graveside Service for Aileen will be held at Eidsvold No.1 Cemetery on Saturday, 30th May, 2020. “Reunited with Ivan and their girls”  

DAHTLER, Fay Elaine (NEE Seeney)

Known as “Faysey” Late of Mungungo. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 15th May 2020, aged 70 years. Adored Wife of Neville. Cherised Mother and Mother-in-law of Cliff and Georgina. Much loved Grandma of Jacqueline, Sophie, Luke and Tess. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Fay’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply. Fay will be laid to rest in Monto. The service will be live streamed on Media One’s Facebook page from 10am on Saturday, 23rd May 2020. https://www.facebook.com/mediaonelive.com.au

BARGENQUAST, Ellen Muriel (NEE SPRY)

Known as “Nell” Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 15th May 2020, aged 90 years. Loving Wife of Don (dec’d). Sister and Sister-in-law of Ned (dec’d) and Veronica, Cliff (dec’d) and Lorraine, Jack (dec’d) and Val (dec’d), Dot and Pat (dec’d), Mort (dec’d) and Gloria, Bill and Pat, Audrey (dec’d) and Boyd, Joyce and Errol, Winston and Fay. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Nell’s  funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply. Nell will be laid to rest at the Degilbo Monumental Cemetery, Thursday, 21st May 2020 and her service will be live streamed using Zoom. Anyone wishing to participate needs to send an email to admin@jenlesley.com.au with your full name, and indicate if you would prefer the zoom meeting link to be sent to you via email or text message.

PAYNE, Hilda Teasdale (NEE TOTTY)

Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 10th May 2020, aged 107 1/4 years. Loving Wife of Albert (dec’d). Treasured Mother and Mother-in-Law of Mervyn (dec’d), Lindsay and Roslyn, John and Kaylene (dec’d) and Val. Adored Ninny of Liam and Trudie, Angela, Julie, Mitchell and Bronte, Isla and Ruaridh. Cherished Sister and Sister-in-Law of Rene and Reg. You can pay respects to and farewell Hilda by being on the footpath in Lyons St, Mundubbera at 10:40am on Friday, 15th May 2020. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Hilda’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply. The service will be live streamed on Media One’s Facebook page from 11am on Friday, 15th May 2020. https://www.facebook.com/mediaonelive.com.au

LINSKET, BARBARA ANN

LINSKET, Barbara Ann Known as “Barb” Late of Mundubbera.  Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 23rd April 2020, aged 74 years. Loving Wife of George (dec’d).  Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Mitchell, Lisa and Jeff.  Treasured Nanna of Mikala and Cameron, Bailey and Lucy, Marlee, B-J, Cohen, Jordan, Dane and Indiana.  Adored Nanna Barb of Declan, Kobi and Addison.  Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Barb’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply.  Barb will be laid to rest with her beloved George in Mundubbera. Messages of Condolence can be forwarded to the family via our website.

RACKEMANN, Joshua Luke

Known as “Josh” or “Rack” Late of Coalstoun Lakes. Taken accidentally on Sunday, 12th April 2020, aged 23 years. Cherished Son of Mark and Dianne. Muched loved Grandson of Jeffrey (dec’d) and Vi, Edward and Glenda (dec’d) and Nola. Adored Brother and Brother-in-law of Cameron and Michelle, Leah and Tom. Loving Uncle of Sophia, Riley and Bellamy. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Joshua’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by his family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply. Joshua will be laid to rest at a private ceremony in Coalstoun Lakes on Monday, 27th April 2020. The Service will be live streamed on Media One’s Facebook page from 10am. https://www.facebook.com/mediaonelive.com.au Anyone sending condolences through our website, the family have requested that you include your postal address and phone number as part of the message.

MURRAY, Nola Fay

Late of Eidsvold, Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 11th April 2020, aged 83 years. Adored Wife of Jack. Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Lyle and Lori, Bob and Marie. Treasured Grandma of Dale and Kellie, Matthew and Lisa, Christopher, Gary and Vanessa, Dallas and Kahla and Great-Grandma of Malachi, Peyton, William, Kate, Charlotte, Jacob, Emma, Ellie, Jack and Zoe. You can pay respects to and farewell Nola – The Avon Lady – by being on the footpath at 2:45pm on Friday, 17th April, 2020. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Nola’s  funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by her family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply (no more than ten persons to attend the service and social distancing to be enforced).

WADE, William

Known as “Bill” Late of Mundubbera, Passed away peacefully on Friday, 10th April 2020, aged 79 years. Much loved Brother and Brother-in-law of Colin and Helen. Cherised Uncle of Nicholas, David and Learne, Jessie. The Graveside Service for Bill will be held at Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery. Unfortunately, the number of persons able to attend Bill’s funeral service will be restricted to those specifically invited by his family, as strict COVID-19 restrictions apply (no more than ten persons to attend the service and social distancing to be enforced).

KENNY, Anne Lynette

KENNY, Anne Lynette passed away peacefully on the 19th March 2020. Anne was laid to rest at Blackbutt Cemetery on Friday 27th of March 2020. “Remembered Lovingly by Lyn, Leanne, Alana, Sean and Brian.” Anyone wanting to make a donation in Anne’s memory, her family have requested the donation to be made to her two favourite charities – Guide Dogs Queensland and Indigenous Community Volunteers. https://www.guidedogsqld.com.au/donate/ https://www.communityfirstdevelopment.org.au/donate

MOFFATT, ROBERT ARTHUR

MOFFATT, Robert Arthur Known as “Moff” Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 10th March 2020, aged 85 years. Much Loved Father of Bronwyn, Geoffrey and Bill. Cherised Pop of his many grandchildren. Special Friend of Rob and Sally Wells. Relatives and Friends are repectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Moff’s life to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on Saturday, 21st March 2020, commencing at 11am.

GARDINER, Forbes

Known as “Pop” Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 6th March 2020, aged 88 years. Loving Husband of Norma (dec’d). Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Lyn, Darryl, Wendy, Michael and their families. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Forbes’ life to be held at the Graveside Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 13th March 2020, commencing at 10am.

ULCOQ, Roderick Jeffery

ULCOQ, Roderick Jeffery Known as “Rod” Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 4th February 2020, aged 92 years. Much loved Husband of Iris (dec’d). Treasured Father, Father-in-law and Grandad of eight children and twenty grandchildren. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Rod’s life to be held at the Gayndah Town Hall on Friday, 14th February 2020 commencing at 12 noon, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

WENDT, Kevin Stanley

WENDT, Kevin Stanley Known as “Lofty”. Late of Degilbo. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Monday, 27 January 2020, aged 76 years. Cherished Husband of Wynsome and always remembered by Kay. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Troy and Sara, Leisa and Scott, Karen. Adored Pop of Calum and Julia, Tom and Chelsea, Kodey, Jed and Charlotte, Beth, Eli. Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Shirley (dec’d) and Graham (dec’d), Darryl (dec’d) and Toni, Narelle and Bruce. Beloved Uncle. Special Friend to his many many mates. Loved Always. Forever in our hearts. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Lofty’s life to be held at the Biggenden Show Hall on Friday, 7th February 2020, commencing at 11 am, followed by interment at the Degilbo Lawn Cemetery. “Gone Fishing” Due to anticipated large numbers of attendees at Lofty’s service, it would be appreciated for those people who wish to be seated, to bring their own folding chair, as there will be limited seating available.  Portable shades will be provided.

SHARPS, Isobel Ivy (nee McLachlan, formerly Haupt)

Known as “Ivy”. Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah, formerly of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 26th January 2020, aged 90 years. Loving Wife of Charlie and Merv (dec’d). Mother and Mother-in-law of Fay and Charlie, Rod and Jackie, Cheryl, Barb and Geoff, Jeffrey and Tracey, and their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Ivy’s life to be held at the Graveside, Degilbo Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 31st January 2020, commencing at 10.30 am.

YOUNG, Ethel Amelia

YOUNG, Ethel Amelia (nee McKewin)  Late of Argyle Garden Village, Bundaberg, formerly of “Clonave”, Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 17th January 2020, aged 100 years. Loving Wife of Leonard (dec’d).  Much loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Gordon and Betty, Dennise and Geoff, Patricia and Michael (dec’d), Robyn and David, Peter (dec’d).  Cherished Grandmother and Great-Grandmother of her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Ethel’s life to be held at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Golden Spur Street, Eidsvold on Friday, 24th January 2020, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Old Monumental Cemetery.

GUTHRIE, Margaret Anne

Known as Marg. Late of Biloela, formerly of Eidsvold. Passed away suddenly, aged 71 years. Much loved Wife of Peter Guthrie (dec’d) and Stephen Ryan (dec’d). Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Anne-Marie and Phillip, Sue-Ellen and Shane, Kathleen. Beloved Daughter of Laurie (dec’d) and Kath (dec’d). Much loved Nanna of Elizabeth, Brigid, Michael, John, Damian, Phillippa, Siobhan, Ayla, Thorin,Vaughan, Harley, Cooper. Adored Sister and Siter-in-law of Kevin (dec’d), Terry and Lorraine. Treasured Aunt, Cousin and Special Friend to many. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Marg, to be held at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Golden Spur Street Eidsvold, on Tuesday 21st January 2020, commencing at 9am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Monumental Cemetery.

MORRIS, Hilda Edith

Late of Glen Eden. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 07th January 2020, aged 98 years. Loving Wife of Frank (dec’d). Much Loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Leonard (dec’d), Glenda, Derek, Helen. Cherished Grandma of Rohan and Fiona, Glen and Tanya, Elizabeth and JD, Michelle and Andy. Great Grandma of Eden, Jethro, Ruby, Wally, Frankie and Eddie. Beloved Sister and Sister-in-law of Joan and Jim. Treasured Aunt of her many nieces and nephews. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Celebration of Hilda’s life to be held at the Uniting Church Gayndah, on Monday, 13th January 2020 commencing at 2pm, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

SPENCER, Robert Keith

Known as “Robbie”. Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 05th January 2020, aged 77 years. Husband of Robyn (dec’d). Father and Father-in-law of Allan and Brooke, Garry and Carolyn, Stewart and Linda, Wendy and Mark. Poppa of his many Grandchildren. Brother of Bill (dec’d), Vince (dec’d), Jack (dec’d), Tiny (dec’d), Doug (dec’d), Elsie, Fran, Cathy, Laurie and Margie. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Funeral Service for Robbie to be held at Eidsvold Town Hall on Monday, 20th January 2020, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery.

SWANNELL, Wendy Joy (nee Peet)

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 4th January 2020, aged 79 years. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service for Wendy at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, Hervey St, Hervey Bay on Monday, 13th January 2020 commencing at 11am.

BRAMER, Alan

BRAMER, Alan.   Late of Coonambula Lodge, Mundubbera, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on 25th December 2019, aged 84 years. Loving Husband of Dawn (dec’d). Father and Father-in-law of Vicki and Ian, Wayne and Christine, Owen and Vanessa and their families. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a Funeral Service for Alan to be held at The Apostolic Church of Queensland, Binjour on Friday, 3rd January 2020 commencing at 1 pm.

BARRETT, Mavis Elwyn

BARRETT, Mavis Elwyn (nee Weinholz) Late of Charters Towers, formerly of Goomeri. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Friday, 20th December 2019, aged 86 years. Wife of Arther (dec’d). Mother of Ian, Jan, Neil and Lenard. Nanna of eight grandchildren and Great-grandmother of four great-grandchildren. Sister of Keith, Elsie, Esmond, Ester (dec’d), Arthur (dec’d) and John. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a graveside service to celebrate Mavis’ life to be held at the Dallarnil Monumental Cemetery on Monday, 6th January 2020 commencing at 9.30 am, followed by morning tea at the Dalarnil Hall.

SCHNEIDER, June Michelle

SCHNEIDER, June Michelle Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah, formerly of Mundubbera.  Passed away peacefully on Friday, 6th December 2019, aged 57 years. Cherished Daughter of Bill (dec’d) and Greta (dec’d).  Precious Sister and Sister-in-law of Pearl and Des (dec’d), Lyrlene and Cliff, Desley and Robin.  Loving Aunt of their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of June’s life to be held at the Malmoe Apostolic Church of Queensland on Thursday, 12th December 2019, commencing at 9 am.

JORDAN, Christine Florence (nee Jackson)

Known as “Jordy”. Late of Bundaberg, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away unexpectedly on Monday, 25th November 2019, aged 67 years. Loving Wife of Ron (dec’d). Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Jason and Alyssa, Toni, Angie and Vince, Christopher, Brett and Donna, Michelle and Lav, Tony and Vanessa, Duane. Adored Nanna of Steph and Murray, Scott, Mark, Brad, Monique, Sophie, Bailey, Brody, Jade, Jakob, Ethan, Max, Tayla. Precious “GG” of Mahalia, Jharal, Khaleesi and Savannah-Rose. Much loved Sister of Graeme and Daph. Cherised Aunt of Deborah and Luke. Special friend of many. Relative and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Chris’s life to be held at the Gayndah RSL Hall, on Friday 6th December 2019, commencing at 10am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

CLOSE, William

Known as “Willie”. Late of Holland Park, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away accidently on 13th November 2019, aged 53 years. Adored Partner of Kylie. Cherished Father of Jarli. Much loved Brother, Uncle and Cousin of his extended family. Relative and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Graveside Service, to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Thursday, 05th December 2019, commencing at 10am.

WOODMAN, Alan Herbert

WOODMAN, Alan Herbert Known as “Woody”. Late of Hervey Bay, formerly of Childers. Passed away suddenly on Sunday, 17th November 2019, aged 60 years. Treasured Father of Delica, Krystal, Melissa, Angela, Carmen, Alan and Blade. Much loved Son of Herbert (dec’d) and Ethel. Adored Poppy of fifteen Grandchildren and one Great-grandchild. Much loved Uncle Woody, Cousin and Special Friend to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Alan’s life to be held at the Apple Tree Creek Memorial Hall on Saturday, 30th November 2019 commencing at 10 am, followed by a private cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Hervey Bay RSL. In honour of Alan, the family please ask you to wear something maroon.

MARTIN, Zachary Ryan

Much loved Son of Judy Lucas (dec’d) and Owen Martin.  Beloved Brother, Grandson, Nephew, Cousin and Friend to many.  Passed away unexpectedly on 19th November 2019, aged 30 years old. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Graveside service for Zac to be held at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 29th November 2019, commencing at 11 am.

Hopper, Neville Gordon

HOPPER, Neville Gordon Known as “Hop” Late of Biggenden. Passed away peacefully on Friday, 8th November 2019, aged 91 years. Much loved Husband of Fay (dec’d). Loving Father, Father-in-law of Bryon, Bernie and Trish (dec’d), Lois and Graham, Karen and Warren, Noelene and Rob, Michelle (dec’d), Wayne and Gale. Treasured Grandad Neville of Tim, Sally, Scott, Nick, Brody, Karl, Jodie, Liana, Abbey, Kelsy and Great-Grandad Neville of Harvey, Alex, Lachie, Anna, Clara, Billy, Louie, Jhett, Lucas, Brooke and Peter. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside funeral service to celebrate Neville’s life to be held at the Degilbo Monumental Cemetery on Tuesday, 19th November 2019, commencing at 11 am. “Reunited with Fay”

KILPATRICK, Raymond

KILPATRICK, Raymond Known as “Curlew” Late of Gunther Village, Gayndah.  Passed away with his loving family by his side on Monday, 4th November 2019, aged 76 years. Much loved Son of Sam (dec’d) and Rene (dec’d).  Brother of Daphne.  Dearly loved local larrikin to his many mates in Gayndah and surrounding areas. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside funeral service to celebrate Ray’s life to be held at the Gayndah Cemetery on Tuesday, 12th November 2019 commencing at 10 am.   

SMITH, Heather Jean

SMITH, Heather Jean (nee McDonald) Late of Taigum, formerly of Goomeri. Passed away peacefully on Thursday, 31st October 2019, aged 86 years. Loving Wife of Des (dec’d). Adored Mother and Mother-in-law of Russell and Panida, Warren and Vicki, Jane (dec’d), Karen and Norman, Leslie and Trudi, Stan and Debbie, Allan and Lyn, Kym, Donna and David (dec’d). Devoted Grandma to her many Grandchildren and Great-grandchildren. Much loved Sister, Sister-in-law, Aunt and Cousin of her extended family. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Heather’s life to be held at the Graveside, Goomeri Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 8th November 2019 commencing at 11 am. In honour of Heather, please wear purple. In lieu of flowers, donations to Alzheimer’s Australia (Qld) Inc.

SCHULTE, Colin

SCHULTE, Colin Known as “Col” Late of Riverleigh. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 27 October 2019, aged 89 years. Loving Husband of Susan. Beloved Father of Fiona and Jordan. Much loved Brother and Brother-in-law of Edna (dec’d) and Robert (dec’d), Edgar (dec’d) and Narelle (dec’d). Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a funeral service for Col to be held at the Malmoe Apostolic Church of Queensland, Riverleigh, on Monday, 4th November 2019, commencing at 10 am.

GRAHAM, Jason Troy

  Known as Troy. Late of Wallumbilla, formerly of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 16th October 2019, aged 47 years. Adored Husband of Mel. Loving Father of Benson and Lydia. Treasured Son and Son-in-law of Mert and Barb, Richie and Sue, Jenny and Frank. Cherished Brother and Brother-in-law of Ree and Leon, Merton and Trudy, Tanya and Denis, Sharon and David, Dean and Tanya. Much loved Uncle, Nephew, Cousin and Special Friend of his extended family and his many many friends. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Troy’s life at the Graveside Gayndah Lawn Cemetery, on Thursday, 24th October 2019, commencing at 10am. In lieu of flowers donations to Prostate Cancer Foundation.

KIRK, Karen Mavis (nee Bryant)

Known as Kate. Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Tuesday, 15th October 2019, aged 59 years. Adored Wife of Peter. Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Justin and Steph, Damian and Kim, Vicky, Patrick. Treasured Daughter and Daughter-in-law of Vic and Mavis, Lloyd and Iris. Precious Nanny of Riley, Shakia, Kiarni, Leila, Ellie, Haley, Kyra and Cody. Loving Sister and Siter-in-law of Steven and Donna, Susan and Steve, Jim and Cheryl. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Karen’s life to be held at St Josephs Catholic Church, Meson St Gayndah, on Saturday, 19th October 2019, commencing at 9am, followed by interment in the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Queensland Cancer Council.

WILSCHEFSKI, Daphne May (nee Walker)

  Passed away peacefully on 12th October 2019, at Mundubbera, aged 93 years. Loved Wife of Bob (dec’d). Much loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother and Great Grandmother of Betty and Graeme Robertson, Barbara and John Campbell, Wendy and Bert Hooker and Don and Rosemary Wilschefski. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service to be held at St Johns Anglican Church, Lyons St Mundubbera, on Saturday 19th October 2019, commencing at 1:30pm.

GORDON, Dorothy Muriel (nee Shallcross)

Known as “Dot” Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 08th October 2019, aged 94 years. Much loved Wife of Neville (dec’d). Cherished Mother and Mother-in-law of Trevor and Gay, Annette, Peter. Treasured Grandma of Jon, Bernadette, Harry, Kate. Adored Great Grandma of Milla, Tully, Sonny, Jack. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Dot’s life to be held at St Matthew’s Anglican Church, Capper St Gayndah, Thursday, 17th October 2019, commencing at 11am, followed by interment at the Gayndah Lawn Cemetery.

BONISCH, ROYCE AUGUST

BONISCH, Royce August Known as “Roy” Late of Dera, Mundubbera. Accidently taken from everyone who loved him on Friday, 27th September 2019, aged 74 years. Much loved Brother, Brother-in-law of Jeanette and Mervyn, Terrence, Leonie and David, Veronika and Peter. Cherished Uncle of Darryl, Stephen, Thomas and Lina. Beloved Great-uncle of Justin and Brooke. A Celebration of Roy’s life will be held on Monday, 14th October 2019 at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Mundubbera, commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery.

SMITH, Susan Mary

SMITH, Susan Mary Known as “Sue”.  Late of Mundubbera, formerly of Kilcoy.  Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 25th September 2019, aged 59 years. Much loved Mother of Laurie.  Beloved Daughter of Totty (dec’d) and Hazel (dec’d).  Loving Sister and Sister-in-law of Robyn and Russell, Jim and Eadie (dec’d), Duck and Wendy. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate Sue’s life to be held at the Uniting Church of Australia, 76 William Street, Kilcoy on Friday, 11th October 2019, commencing at 11 am.

BRAMLEY, Alfred John

BRAMLEY, Alfred John Known as “John” Late of Eidsvold. Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Thursday, 19th September 2019, aged 85 years. Much loved Husband of Jan (dec’d). Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Deb and Stephen, Ray and Julie. Cherished Brother of Rob and Jenny. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of John’s life to be held at the Eidsvold Town Hall on Saturday, 28th September 2019 commencing at 11 am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery.

BALLIN, Ross Kent

BALLIN, Ross Kent Tragically killed in an accident on Monday, 2nd September 2019, aged 38 years old. Loving Husband, Father, Son, Brother and Uncle. The Ballin Family invites you to a celebration of Ross’ life to be held at the Mundubbera Town Hall on Saturday, 14th September 2019 at 10 am. In lieu of flowers, donate to a Go Fund Me Ross Ballin Memorial Fund.

HOLDERNESSE, Edward Philip

Known as “Ted”. Late of Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully with his loving Partner by his side on Sunday, 8th September 2019, aged 73 years. Much loved Partner of Clare. Loving Father and Father-in-law of Melissa, Stuart and Giulia. Adored Grandfather of Laura. Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend a celebration of Ted’s life, to be held at Mundubbera RSL Hall on Thursday, 12th September 2019, commencing at 2pm.

HAFNER, Olive Gladys (nee RIDGE)

Known as Glady. Late of Queen Street, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 24 August 2019, aged 93 years. Loving Wife of Roy (dec’d). Much loved Mother of Ian (dec’d) and Jan. Treasured Grandma of Sally, Emma and Wayne. Cherished Great-Grandmother of Ellie, Zack and Heidi. Loving Sister of Edward (dec’d), Alfred (dec’d), Lewis (dec’d), May (dec’d), Doris (dec’d), Ronald (dec’d) and Gordon (dec’d). Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Glady, to be held at the Gayndah Bowls Club, Meson St, Gayndah, on Thursday, 29 August 2019, commencing at 11am. A private interment at the Gayndah Cemetery will precede the Memorial Service for Glady. “Reunited with Roy and Ian”

VICARY, Walter John

VICARY, Walter John Known as “John” Late of “Glenrock”, Mundubbera. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 20th August 2019, aged 89 years. Beloved Husband of Elsie. Loved Father, Father-in-law, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather of Peter (dec’d), Alison, Ruth, Andrew, Sandra and their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to a celebration of John’s life to be held at the Uniting Church, Mundubbera on Friday, 23rd August 2019 commencing at 2 pm, followed by interment in the Mundubbera Monumental Cemetery.

SHADFORD, Peter Kedstell

SHADFORD, Peter Kedstell Known as “Black Pete” Late of Gayndah.  Passed away suddenly on Sunday, 11th August 2019, aged 62 years. Loving Husband of Shelley.  Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Kylie and Rick, Anthony and Jo.  Adored Son of Henry (dec’d) and Ellen (dec’d).  Cherished Pop of Wyatt, Celeste, Kaspah and James. Precious Brother and Brother-in-law of Leslie (dec’d), Ann and Bill, Frank, Clem and Sharon, Kenneth (dec’d), Malcolm and Jenny, Celia and Peter, Bert and Julie, Ashley and Katrina, Donna.  Much loved Uncle of his many nieces and nephews.  Good friend of Ma Ma.   Great Mate to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Black Pete’s life to be held at the graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 23rd August 2019 commencing at 11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to CareFlight (Qld) Limited.  Envelopes available at the service.

EMMERTON, Rowan Bruce

EMMERTON, Rowan Bruce Late of “Bon Accord”, Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 13th August 2019, aged 76 years. Much loved Husband of Bev.  Loving Father and Father-in-law of Troy and Ainsley, Jason and Narelle.  Adored Grumpy of Lauren, Hannah, Isabel, Allie, Molly, Shelby, Brydie, Jonte, Georgette.  Treasured Brother and Brother-in-law of Kelvin (dec’d) and Shirley, Doug and Carol, Evon and Kevin.  Beloved Uncle of their families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a memorial service to celebrate Rowan’s life to be held at the Gayndah Town Hall on Saturday, 17th August 2019 commencing at 11 am.

BERESFORD, Denis Tom

BERESFORD, Denis Tom Late of Glenrae, Mundubbera.  Passed away peacefully on Monday, 12th August 2019, aged 88 years. Much loved Husband of Pam.  Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Chris and Shirley, Dianne (dec’d), Bruce and Debby, Gayle and Dudley, Tony and Helen.  Treasured Da of Penny-Leigh, Neville, Lindsay, Cameron, Adrianna, Sean, Kelly, Darcy, Holly, Katelyn and Bailey.  Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Melva and Tom (dec’d), Lance (dec’d), and Joyce (dec’d), Bernie (dec’d) and Vicki (dec’d), Roy (dec’d) and Maureen (dec’d), Ralph (dec’d) and May, Eddie (dec’d) and Mavis. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a memorial service to celebrate Denis’ life to be held at the Mundubbera Bowls Club on Friday, 16th August 2019 commencing at 1 pm.

MARSH, Stanley William

MARSH, Stanley William Known as “Stan” Late of Gayndah. Passed away peacefully on Sunday, 11th August 2019, aged 87 years. Much loved Son of Walter (dec’d) and Ruby (dec’d). Loving Brother and Brother-in-law of Pauline, Dorothy, Donald (dec’d), Valerie, Neville and Families. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Stan’s life to be held at the Graveside, Gayndah Lawn Cemetery on Friday, 16th August 2019, commencing at 11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Gunther Village, Gayndah would be appreciated. Envelopes available at the service. “At Peace”

O’GORMAN, Mary Emiliana

O’GORMAN, Mary Emiliana Late of Bundaberg, formerly of Eidsvold.  Taken into God’s care on Sunday, 4th August 2019, aged 71 years. Beloved Mother of Cecelia.  Cherished Nan of Antonia, Claudia, Zacheas, Quaide and Caleb.  Adored Sister of Colleen, Johnny and Kevin.  Much loved Aunt of Shelley, Emma, Jane, Paul and Kylie.  Special friend of Sandra, Margaret, Chrissy and the Clancy’s. Relatives and Friends are respectfully invited to a Farewell Service for Mary to be held at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Eidsvold on Saturday, 10th August 2019 commencing at 10 am, followed by interment in the Eidsvold Lawn Cemetery. “Forever in our Hearts”

STANTON, Kelvin Allan

STANTON, Kelvin Allan Known as “Kel” Late of “Burrundulla”, Boonara. Sadly passed away at home on Sunday, 4th August 2019, aged 66 years. Loved Husband of Karen. Much loved Father to Renae, Dean, Wade and Trent. Beloved Son of Ailsa and Jack Stanton (dec’d). Cherished Brother, Father-in-law and Grandfather. Family and friends are warmly invited to attend Kel’s Funeral Service to be held at the Goomeri Memorial Hall, Goomeri on Friday, 9th August 2019 commencing at 11 am, followed by a Committal Service at the Goomeri Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Cancer Council Queensland.  Envelopes available at the service.

WILLIAMS, Warren Stanley

Late of Gayndah, formerly of Mundubbera. Passed away suddenly with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, 30 July 2019, aged 69 years. Much loved Husband of Jenny. Cherished Father and Father-in-law of Jodie and Brenden, Gavin and Bek, Irena and Andrew. Loving Grandad of Emma, Willow, Holli, Callum, Levi, Siraya, Alexandra and Tyler. Brother of Steven. Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend a Graveside Service for Warren, to be held at the Mundubbera Lawn Cemetery on, Thursday 08 August 2019, commencing at 10am. “Forever in our Hearts”

HOUGH, Ron

Late of Queen Street Dallarnil, formerly of Newtown Sydney. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, 10 July 2019, aged 83 years. Cherished Husband of Alice. Much loved Father of Tracey, Scott (dec’d) and Adam. Ron was privately cremated. “Forever in our Hearts”

GERDES, Jack Daniel

GERDES, Jack Daniel Known as “Doogs” Late of Mt Perry. Tragically taken from his family and friends on Sunday, 7th July 2019, aged 27 years. Adored Partner of Amanda. Much loved Son and Son-in-law of Brian and Cheryl, Rob and Susanne. Cherished Brother and Brother-in-law of Luke, Simon (dec’d), Paul, Julia and Steve, Murray (dec’d), Michael, Ben and Nikole, Cleo and Clinton, Alec. Beloved Uncle of his many nieces and nephews and a special mate to many. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Jack’s life to be held at the graveside, Mt Perry Monumental Cemetery on Friday, 19th July 2019 commencing at 1 pm.