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S E C C O M B E, Roger Donald
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 23rd January 2020 at 10:30am

S E C C O M B E, Roger Donald

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully on Thursday 16th January 2020

Aged 82 years

Much loved husband of Heather. Father and Father-in-law of Kathleen and Ken Hession, Ailsa and Dallas Richter, Brian and Dawn. Grandfather of Amy, David, Codie, Matthew and Jake.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Roger’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo Funeral Home’s Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 23rd January 2020 at 10:30am. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

Many thanks to the staff of Canowindra Nursing Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Canowindra Nursing Home may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

A L T M A N N, John Alexander
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 10:30am.

A L T M A N N, John Alexander

Late of Wondai, sadly passed away Wednesday 15th January 2020.

Aged 75 years

Loving husband to Lorraine. Beloved father and father-in-law of Helen and Darren, Jeffrey and Carmen, Adam and Caroline, Robert and Emma and Gennifer and Reece. Cherished grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend John’s Funeral Service to be held within the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 10:30am.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd).
www.virgofunerals.com.au

B E N K L E R, Markus Richard
A private Funeral Service was held Tuesday 7th January 2019.

B E N K L E R, Markus Richard

Late of Wondai, passed away peacefully Wednesday 25th December 2019.
Aged 62 years

Beloved partner of Lyn. Loved father to Jacqueline (dec’d), Joanne, Kelly and Mathew.

A private family burial has taken place for Markus within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery, Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy on Tuesday 7th January 2019.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com

H E A T H W O O D, Alexandra Marion
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 11am.

H E A T H W O O D, Alexandra Marion

“Lex”

Late of Castra Murgon, passed away Monday 13th January 2020.
Aged 99 years

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Lex’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held within the Boonara Cemetery, Burnett Highway, Boonara, Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 11am.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com

D I C K E N S O N, Joyce (nee Vidler)
Memorial Service to be held Friday 17th January 2020 at 11am.

D I C K E N S O N, Joyce (nee Vidler)

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of Haly Creek. Passed away Thursday 9th January 2020.

Aged 96 years

Dearly loved wife of Dudley (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Jenny and John, Graeme (Toby) and Deirdre, Rhonda, Robyn and Chris, and Jeffrey. Nanna of Tanya and Scott, Sandra, Glen and Anna, Troy and Melissa, Bronwyn, and Alex. Great-Nanna of Jasmin, Finn, Rory, Xavier, Sebastian, Abby, and Gabby.

Family and friends are invited to attend Joyce’s Memorial Service to be held in the Uniting Church, corner of Youngman and Alford Streets, Kingaroy, Friday 17th January 2020 at 11am.
A private Burial for Joyce will be held as per the family’s request.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd).
www.virgofunerals.com.au

F R O H L O F F, Colin Gilbert
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 14th January 2019 at 11am.

F R O H L O F F, Colin Gilbert

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Tuesday 7th January 2019.

Aged 89 years.

Beloved Husband to Norma. Adored father and father-in-law to Linda and Steve, Don and Roxanne, Brad and Michelle, Lance and Lee, Kay and Terry, John and Anne. Cherished grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Colin’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 14th January 2020 at 11am. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd).
www.virgofunerals.com.au

J E N K S, William Arthur (Bill)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 6th January 2019 at 1 pm.

J E N K S, William Arthur (Bill)

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Tuesday 24th December 2019.

Aged 91 years

Loving husband of Poppy (dec’d). Dearly loved brother to Evelyn (dec’d), Grace (dec’d), Audrey (dec’d) and Clarice. Adored uncle and great-uncle to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bill’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Monday 6th January 2019 at 1 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Care Flight may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

B L A N C H, Graham Harold
Funeral Service to be held Friday 27th December 2019 at 11am.

B L A N C H, Graham Harold

Well known horseman and avid campdrafter late of Proston, sadly passed away Thursday 19th December 2019.

Aged 75 years.

Beloved Husband of Carole. Cherished Father and Father-in-law to Wendy and Clint, Richard, Paul and Tracey. Loving grandfather to Charlie, Darcy, Cody, Alex and Isobella.

Family and friends are invited to attend Graham’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy, (Adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 27th December 2019 at 11am.

In lieu of flowers Donations to Care Flight may be considered with envelopes provided at the service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd).
www.virgofunerals.com.au

D A Y, June Elva
Funeral Service to be held Friday 3rd January 2019 at 10am. To be followed by interment at Kilcoy Cemetery, Esk Kilcoy Road, at 1:30pm.

D A Y, June Elva

Late of Kingaroy formerly of Kilkivan and Kilcoy, peacefully passed away Sunday 22nd December 2019.

Aged 92 years

Much loved wife of Arthur (dec’d). Loving mother of Kelvin (dec’d), Lindsay, Laraine, Darryl, John & Brian. Adored mother-in-law, grandmother and great grandmother.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend June’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo Funeral Home’s Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 3rd January 2019 at 10am. To be followed by interment at Kilcoy Cemetery, Esk Kilcoy Road, at 1:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Blue Care and South Burnett Care may be considered with envelopes provided at the service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

W I N T E R, Auriel
Funeral Service to be held Friday 27th December 2019 at 1:30pm.

W I N T E R, Auriel

Late of Inverlaw, peacefully passed away Friday 20th December 2019.

Aged 100 years and 4 months

Loved wife of Hector (dec’d). Loving mother & mother-in-law of Marie, Neil, Joy & Ben, Ruth (dec’d), Lynette & Randy, Barbara & Bryce and Carolyn (dec’d). Adored grandmother and great-grandmother.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Auriel’s Funeral Service to be held in the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Knight Street, Kingaroy, Friday 27th December 2019 at 1:30pm. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

K I R W I N, Walter Eric
Funeral Service to be held Monday 23rd December 2019 at 1pm.

K I R W I N, Walter Eric

Late of Haly Creek Kingaroy, sadly passed away Wednesday 18th December 2019.

Aged 97 years

Adored by the Davison family. Uncle to his Nieces and Nephews and friend to many.

Family and friends are invited to attend Walter’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy, (Adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 23rd December 2019 at 1pm. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

M O R G A N, Ruth May
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Monday 30th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

M O R G A N, Ruth May

Late of Stonelands, passed away peacefully Monday 16th December 2019.

Aged 89 years

Loving wife of Bob (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Jeff and Ann, Rhonda and Roy, Judy and Rodney. Cherished grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Ruth to be held within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Murgon, Monday 30th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

C O C K B U R N, Warren Leslie O.A.M.
Funeral Service to be held Friday 20th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

C O C K B U R N, Warren Leslie O.A.M.

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Sunday 15th December 2019.

Aged 82 years

Loving partner of Marie. Beloved father of Sharon, Donna, James and Shaun. Step-father to Jamie and Gary. Adored grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Warren’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Friday 20th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Cancer Council or Legacy may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy Q 4610
www.virgofunerals.com.au

M A C L A R E N, (Ray) Allan Raymond
Service to be held Thursday 19th December 2019 at 11 am.

M A C L A R E N, (Ray) Allan Raymond

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family Thursday 12th December 2019.

Aged 83 years and 11 months

Loving husband of Beverley (dec’d). Beloved father of Debbie and Cheryl. Cherished father-in-law and adored Pop to his grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ray’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Thursday 19th December 2019 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga lawn cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy Q 4610
www.virgofunerals.com.au

M U L L E R, Andrew William (Andy)
Service to be held Tuesday 17th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

M U L L E R, Andrew William (Andy)

Late of Wondai and formerly of Maroochydore, passed away peacefully Sunday 8th December 2019.

Aged 102 years and 9 months.

Loving husband of Ivy (dec’d). Beloved father and father-in-law of Glenis and Roy, Gayle and John. Cherished grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Andrew’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Uniting Church, Pring Street, Wondai, Tuesday 17th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

To be followed by interment within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Wondai Hospital Auxiliary may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

H A Y L E Y, Rachel Anne (nee Bolger)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 13th December 2019 at 9am.

H A Y L E Y, Rachel Anne (nee Bolger)
Late of Cloyna, lost her battle with Cancer Thursday 5th of December 2019
Aged 42 years
Loved mother to Tye and Billy. Adored daughter to Paul and Therese. Cherished sister to Kate Nadine, Jacinta, Paul and Tom. Beloved aunty, cousin and friend.
She will be sadly and forever missed by her family and friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Rachel’s Funeral Service, to be held in Saint Joseph’s Catholic Church Murgon, 24 Angel Street Murgon, Friday 13th December 2019 at 9am.
To be followed by interment within the Murgon Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations can be considered to the family with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

C H A P M A N, Florence Norma
Requiem Mass to be held Wednesday, 11th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

C H A P M A N, Florence Norma

23-12-1928 to 3-12-2019

Aged 90 years

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of West Wooroolin, passed away peacefully Tuesday 3rd December 2019. Dearly loved Wife of William Henry Chapman (dec’d) and much loved Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and Great-Great-Grandmother of Terry, Pam, Peter, Janice, Toni and to their respective families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Florence, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Wednesday, 11th December 2019 at 10.30 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Kidney Health Australia, may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

H O C K E Y, Beverley Ellen
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 10th December 2019 at 1.30 pm.

H O C K E Y, Beverley Ellen

Late of Manumbar, sadly passed away Monday 2nd December 2019.

Aged 72 years

Loving wife of Warren. Beloved mother of Naomi, Jody (dec’d), Dale (dec’d), Barry, Russell, Troy and Lynn. Cherished mother-in-law and dearly loved Nannan to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Adored sister to Vince, Arthur (dec’d), Stan (dec’d), Jacqueline (dec’d) and Wendy.

She will be sadly and forever missed by her extended family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Beverley’s Funeral Service, to be held in Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Tuesday 10th December 2019 at 1.30 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Muscular Dystrophy Queensland may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

C A D M A N, Kathryn (Kathy) Mary
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 7th December 2019 at 6pm.

C A D M A N, Kathryn (Kathy) Mary

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Geelong, suddenly passed away on Thursday 28th November 2019.

Aged 70 years

Mother & mother-in-law to Mark & Sue, Chris and Michelle. Nana & nana-in-law to Nicolas, Angel & Terry, Daelin, Crystal, Jack, Tayla, Blaeton and Kyle (dec’d). Great-Nana to Arlie and unborn son of Angel.

Family and friends are invited to attend Kathy’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Saturday 7th December 2019 at 6pm.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

N A U M A N N, Jayson George
Funeral Service to be held Monday 2nd December 2019 at 10:30am.

N A U M A N N, Jayson George

Late of Kingaroy, peacefully passed away Saturday 23rd November 2019.

Aged 52 years

Family and friends are invited to attend Jayson’s Funeral Service to be held within the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 2nd December 2019 at 10:30am.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au