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H I N T O N, Frederick
Private Cremation Service to be held Thursday 23rd November 2017.

H I N T O N, Frederick

Late of Kingaroy, suddenly passed away Monday 13th November 2017.

Aged 88 Years

Dearly beloved husband of Jess. Loving father of Noel. Cherished grandad of Pam and Jenni. Adored great-grandad of Shakayla, Ashdyn, Alyssa and Stephanie.

A Private Cremation Service will be held for Frederick on Thursday 23rd November 2017.

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

A T K I N S, Ann (nee Langan)
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Saturday 25th November 2017 at 10.30 am.

A T K I N S, Ann (nee Langan)

Late of Murgon, Passed away Thursday 16th November 2017.

Aged 74 Years

Wife of Samuel Roy Atkins (dec’d). Mother of James, Suzanne, Margaret (dec’d), Tracey, Phillip, Maurice and Milissa. Mother-in-law to Fred (dec’d), Darryl, Ken and Leeane.

Grandmother to Heidi, Maxine, Corey, Harley, Jane, Breanna, Katie, Macey, Nathan (dec'd), Jacqui (dec'd), Rebekah, Chloe, Chad, Tess, Jamie and Joe. Great-grandmother of Bayley, Ryan, Kai and Paityn.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Ann’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Saturday 25th November 2017.

Please arrive by 10 O’clock for a 10:30 Commencement.

In Lieu of flowers, donations to the Murgon 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 I L L, Stephen James
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 1 pm.

H I L L, Stephen James

Late of Cherbourg, sadly passed away Wednesday 15th November 2017.

Aged 50 years

Loving father of Jamie-Lee, Justine and Chris.
Beloved grandfather to all their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Stephen’s Funeral Service, to be held in the A I M Church, Barambah Avenue, Cherbourg, Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 1 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Cherbourg Cemetery.

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

W H I T N E Y, Brian
Funeral Service to be held Friday 17th November 2017 at 11 am.

W H I T N E Y, Brian

Late of The Gap, Brisbane, and formerly of Wondai, sadly passed away Saturday 11th November 2017.

Aged 87 years

Loving husband, step-father and friend to many.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Brian’s Funeral Service, to be held in St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Bramston Street, Wondai, Friday 17th November 2017 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

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

B A Y L I S, Laevinia Frances
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 16th November 2017 at 10.30 am.

B A Y L I S, Laevinia Frances

Late of Nanango, passed away peacefully and unexpectedly Tuesday 7th November 2017.

Aged 73 years

Loving wife of John (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law to John and Chrissie, Melissa and Mick, Michelle and Glen, Sarah and Scott. Cherished grandmother and great-grandmother to their families. Adored sister to Jack (dec’d), Murt (dec’d), Dorothy, Del (dec’d) and Bill.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Laevinia’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 16th November 2017 at 10.30 am.

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

J O H N S O N, Robert
Funerals Service to be held Friday 10th November 2017 at 11am.

J O H N S O N, Robert

Late of Kingaroy formerly of North Thumberland England, peacefully passed away Sunday 5th November 2017.

Aged 89 Years

Loving partner to Peggy, adored father and father In-Law to Lynne and Brett Brandley, Helen and Fred and Karen. Cherished grand dad to Evie, Jessica, Christopher, Tristen, Michelle and David. Beloved grand dad to their Families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Robert’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery),
Friday 10th November 2017 at 11am.

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

D A W S O N, Lucy Jane, formerly Cook nee Lymberly
Funerals Service to be held Thursday 9th November 2017 at 2pm.

D A W S O N, Lucy Jane, formerly Cook nee Lymberly

Late of Akooramak, Warwick, peacefully passed away Friday 3rd November 2017.

Aged 96 Years 11 months.

Beloved Daughter of George Henry and Elsie May Lymbery (both dec), widow of Robert Cook and Wesley Dawson. Cherished Mother and mother In-law of Robyn and Lindsay (Ned)(dec’d) and Cheryl Cook. Adored Grandmother of Cameron, Bronwyn, Marilyn and Craig, great grandmother of 10. Beloved twin of Pearl Jean Emmerson (dec), and sister of Milton (Bill) and Jesse Lymbery (both dec), loved Aunt of their families and cherished great Aunt to Kay and Greg Payne and family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Lucy’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery),
Thursday 9th November 2017 at 2pm.

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

C O L L A R D, Fay Catherine
Funerals Service to be held Thursday 9th November 2017 at 10.30am.

C O L L A R D, Fay Catherine

Late of Murgon, peacefully passed away Friday 3rd November 2017.

Aged 72 Years.

Loving wife to Neil, cherished mother and mother In-Law to Lehanne and Bradley, Belinda and John, Ricky and Prue. Adored nana and great nana to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate Fay’s Funeral Service to be held in the Uniting Church, Gore Street, Murgon, Thursday 9th November 2017 at 10.30am.

To be followed by interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations to One Accord Support Group to be considered, envelopes provided at the service,


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

M c L E N N A N, Dorothy (Dot)
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 8th November 2017 at 11am.

M c L E N N A N, Dorothy (Dot)

Late of Orana Aged Care, formerly of Corndale, peacefully passed away Sunday 29th October 2017.

Aged 98 Years

Loving wife of Jack (dec’d), cherished mother to Les and Murray.
Beloved aunt to her Nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Dot’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery),
Wednesday 8th November 2017 at 11am.

Private interment as per family’s request.

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

B L A C K, Ray
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 4th November 2017 at 12 pm.

B L A C K, Ray

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Sunday 22nd October 2017.

Aged 91 years

Much loved husband of Elaine. Father and father-in-law to Carolyn and Arthur, Neil and Lyall. Grandfather to 5 and great-grandfather to 8. Brother to Audrey Norman. Dear friend to many.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ray’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Saturday 4th November 2017 at 12 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kingaroy Rotary Foundation 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

C R I D L A N D, Eric Cecil
Funeral Service to be held Monday 30th October 2017 at 11 am.

C R I D L A N D, Eric Cecil

Late of ‘Castra’ Aged Care Facility Murgon and formerly of Proston, passed away peacefully Thursday 19th October 2017.

Aged 101 years

Loving husband of Doris (dec’d). Beloved father and father-in-law of Alys and Reg King. Cherished grandfather of Paul, Sue and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Eric’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Proston Community Hall, Rodney Street, Proston, Monday 30th October 2017 at 11 am. To be followed by interment within the Proston Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Southern Cross Castra Auxiliary would be appreciated 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 U N D R O C K, Cameron Robert
Funeral Service to be held Tuesady 31st October 2017 at 1pm.

B U N D R O C K, Cameron Robert

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Brisbane, sadly passed away Monday 23rd October 2017.

Aged 52 Years

Loving husband to Leisa, cherished father and father In-Law to Jacob and Tegan, Madie and Jackson.
Adored brother to Amanda, beloved uncle to Rebecca and Kristy.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Cameron’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery),
Tuesday 31st October 2017 at 1pm.

Private interment as per family’s request.

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

I R E L A N D, Glenn Craig (Craig)
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 28th October 2017 at 10 am.

I R E L A N D, Glenn Craig (Craig)

10 . 09 . 1952 - 19 . 10 . 2017

Passed away suddenly

Loved partner of Teresa (Penny) Watson. Beloved eldest son to Keith and Fay Ireland. Adored brother of Brent, Mark and Kathie. Brother-in-law to Darryl and Susan, and uncle to his nieces and nephews. Much loved by Angie, Belinda and his adopted grandchildren and their families and many, many friends.

Loved and will never be forgotten.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Glenn’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Saturday 28th October 2017 at 10 am.

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

H A R P E R, George Robert
Funeral Service to be held Friday 27th October 2017 at 10 am.

H A R P E R, George Robert

Late of Nanango, passed away peacefully Monday 23rd October 2017.

Aged 87 years

Loving husband of Marlene. Beloved father of Lorraine, Gayle, Glen, Dean and Mark. Cherished grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend George’s Funeral Service to be held in St Anne’s Anglican Church, Burnett Street, Nanango, Friday 27th October 2017 at 10 am.

To be followed by interment within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

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

H O W L E T T, Charles James Richard
Funeral Service to be held Friday 27th October 2017 at 1.30 pm.

H O W L E T T, Charles James Richard
(Royal Navy TJX336533 DEMS Member)

Late of Wondai, passed away peacefully Thursday 19th October 2017.

Aged 95 years

Loving husband of Bunty. Beloved father of Jeanette, Caroline (dec’d), Charles, Kevin and Peter. Cherished father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Charles’ Funeral Service, to be held in St Mary’s Anglican Church, Baynes Street, Wondai, Friday 27th October 2017 at 1.30 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

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

I R E L A N D, Glenn Craig (Craig)
Funeral Service, to be held Saturday 28th October 2017 at 10 am.


I R E L A N D, Glenn Craig (Craig)

10 . 09 . 1952 - 19 . 10 . 2017

Passed away suddenly

Loved partner of Teresa (Penny) Watson. Beloved eldest son to Keith and Fay Ireland. Adored brother of Brent, Mark and Kathie. Brother-in-law to Darryl and Susan, and uncle to his nieces and nephews. Much loved by Angie, Belinda and his adopted grandchildren and their families and many, many friends.

Loved and will never be forgotten.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Glenn’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Saturday 28th October 2017 at 10 am.

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


B I S H O P, Audrey Ruth (nee Trousdell)
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 19th October 2017 at 12pm.

B I S H O P, Audrey Ruth (nee Trousdell)

Late of Kingaroy, peacefully passed away Saturday 14th October 2017.

Aged 91 years

Loving wife to Kevin (dec’d), Adored Mother and Mother-in-law to
Beverley and Leo, Helen and Kevin, Denis and Glenda, Lainie and Chris, Kevin, Irene and Errol, Nettie.
Cherished Nana to 11 grandchildren, 19 Great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren. Much loved Sister.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass at St Marys Catholic Church Mary Street, Kingaroy, Thursday 19th October 2017 at 12pm.

Private family interment prior to service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Blue Care Kingaroy 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 N D F O R D, Ross Trevor
Funeral Service to be held Friday 20th October 2017 at 10 am.

H A N D F O R D, Ross Trevor

Late of Emerald formerly of Wondai, peacefully passed away Monday 9th October 2017.

Aged 55 Years

Beloved Son to Trevor and Lorna. Loving father and father In-Law to Terry and Connie, Lindsey and Daniel, Chase and Ricky. Cherished Papi to Georgie, adored brother and brother In-Law to Diane and Darryl, Craig & Karen.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate Ross’s Graveside funeral service at the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Wondai on Friday 20th October 2017 at 10.30am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Council 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

C H A L M E R S, Ronald Peter (Curly)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 16th October 2017 at 11:30am.

C H A L M E R S, Ronald Peter (Curly)

Late of Orana nursing home Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Thursday 4:30pm, 5th October 2017.

Aged 93 years, 3 months & 9 days

Loving Husband of Esme, loving father of Wayne, Christine(dec), Shelley, Ross & Janeen, and Father-in-law of their partners. Loving Grandfather of Dean, Peter, Daniel, Francis, Damon, Kacey, Jarin, Conner & Jordan.

Family and friends are invited to help celebrate Curly's life by attending his Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 16th October 2017 at 11:30am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Life 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

J O H N S O N, Tex (Terry)
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 18th October 2017 at 1:30pm.

J O H N S O N, Tex (Terry)

Late of Nanango, passed away peacefully Sunday 8th October 2017.

Aged 85 years

Father of Kellie, Chris, Nicola, Scott and Jessica. Grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Tex’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be help within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery, Appin Street, Nanango, Wednesday 18th October 2017 at 1:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Orana Lutheran Aged Care Facility 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