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G R O E N E V E L T, Pieter Leonard Christiaan
Funeral Service being held Wednesday 13th June 2012 at 2 pm

G R O E N E V E L T, Pieter Leonard Christiaan

Late of Wattle Camp, Kingaroy.

Passed away peacefully at home, Wednesday 6th June, 2012.

Aged 60 years

Beloved husband of Carolien, loved father and father-in-law of Pieter and Melissa, Darron and Rebecca, loving step-father of Kelly, Billie-Jean, Petra and Benjamin, adored grandfather of Destiny, Cory, Tiffany, Caitlyn, Summer and Joshua.

Family and friends are invited to attend Pieter's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 13th June 2012 at 2 pm.

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

A L L E R Y, Kenneth Sydney (Ken)
Funeral being held Friday 8th June 2012 at 11 am

A L L E R Y, Kenneth Sydney (Ken)

Passed away too soon. Friday 1st June 2012.

Aged 54 years.

Beloved husband of Georgina, loved father of Chloe, Dallas and Rowan, loving son of Kevin (Dec’d) and Joan Allery, loving brother and brother-in-law of Debbie and Dennis Palmer and Kelvin and Kylie Allery.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ken’s Funeral Service to be held in the Blackbutt Memorial Hall, Coulson Street, Friday 8th June 2012 at 11 am. To be followed by interment within the Blackbutt Monumental Cemetery.

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

B U T W E L L, Cecil Aubury
Funeral Service being held Thursday 7th June 2012 at 11 am

B U T W E L L, Cecil Aubury

Passed away peacefully at home in Kingaroy, Thursday 31st May 2012.

Aged 89 years.

Beloved father to Terri and Gail, father-in-law to Bill and Ross. Grandfather to Dan and May, Melissa (Dec'd), Debbie and John, Helen and Paul, Kylie and Anthony. Great-grandfather (Gramps) to Courtney, Aiden, Ethan, Matthew, Madison and Amelia.

Family and friends are invited to attend Cecil's Funeral Service to be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Thursday 7th June 2012 at 11 am. To be followed for interment within the Nanango Monumental Cemetery.

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

S K E R M A N, George Lewis (Lew)
Memorial Service to be held Friday 15th June 2012 at 11 am

S K E R M A N, George Lewis (Lew)

Late of Kingaroy and Ironpot, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday 29th May 2012.

Aged 92 years

Loving husband of Jean. Beloved father to Lesley Trout, Barb Paterson, Rhonda Butler and Ken Skerman. A loved father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Lew’s Memorial Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 15th June 2012 at 11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kingaroy and District Meals on Wheels 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

S O M E R S, Janette Louise
Funeral Service to be held Monday 4th June 2012 at 11 am

S O M E R S, Janette Louise

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of Dandenong, VIC, passed away peacefully Friday 25th May 2012.

Aged 83 years

Loving wife of Jack (dec’d). Beloved mother of Ray, Graham, Robert, Stephen (dec’d) and Jeff. Loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Janette’s Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 4th June 2012 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

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

M A G U I R E, David Robert
Funeral being held Tuesday 29th May at 12 midday.

M A G U I R E, David Robert

Late of Kingaroy formerly of the Gold Coast.

Passed away unexpectedly, Thursday 24th May 2012.

Aged 64 years.

Loving father of Sarah and Adam. Loved brother of Adrian, Martin, Helen and Judith.

Family and friends are invited to attend David's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 29th May 2012 at 12 midday.

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

P E A R E N, Colin Harold (QX060629)
Funeral to be held Thursday 31st May 2012 at 10.30 am.

P E A R E N, Colin Harold (QX060629)

Late of Murgon.

Passed away peacefully at Orana Lutheran Nursing Home Kingaroy, Thursday 24th May 2012.

Aged 95 years.

Beloved husband of Blanche (Dec’d) and loving father of Col.

Family and friends are invited to attend Col’s Funeral Service to be held in the Uniting Church, Gore Street, Murgon, on Thursday, 31st May, 2012 at 10.30 am to be followed by Interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

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

G O O D W I N, Gordon Alfred
Funeral Service being held Wednesday 30th May 2012 at 11 am

G O O D W I N, Gordon Alfred

Late of Willowglen Street Kingaroy.

Passed away peacefully on Monday 21st May, 2012.

Aged 73 Years.

Beloved Husband of Lena (Dec’d), loved stepfather of Rhonda and Father-in-law of Ron Beezley, Grandfather of Jason, Leisa, Nicholas and Broden. Great grandfather of Cody, Shae and Katja. Loving brother of Frank (Dec’d), Shirley, Keith, Ronnie and Bruce (Dec’d).

Family and Friends are respectfully invited to attend Gordon's Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery, Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Wednesday 30th May, 2012 at 11 am.

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

G O S C H N I C K, Ivan Dudley
Funeral Service being held Saturday 26th May 2012 at 11 am.

G O S C H N I C K, Ivan Dudley

Late of Murgon.

Passed away peacefully Monday 21st of May 2012.

Aged 83 years.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ivan’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Murgon, Saturday 26th May 2012 at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Blue Care Murgon would be greatly appreciated.

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

L I N C O L N, Freeman
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 23rd May 2012 at 11 am

L I N C O L N, Freeman

Late of Kingaroy.

Passed away Friday 18th May 2012.

Aged 85 years.

Freeman’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Booie Cemetery, Radunz Road, Kingaroy, on Wednesday 23rd May 2012 at 11 am.

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

P O G S O N, John Irvine
P O G S O N, John Irvine

Late of Karinya Aged Care, Nanango.

Passed away Wednesday 16th May 2012.

Aged 82 years.

Beloved husband of Melina (dec'd), loving father of Gilbert, Gregory, Maurice, Vennessa, Kenneth, Naomi and their families.

A Private Service is being held Monday 21st May 2012.

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

K E R K O W, Olga Martha
Funeral Service to be held Friday 18th May 2012 at 1 pm

K E R K O W, Olga Martha

Late of Hervey Bay and formerly of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Monday 14th May 2012.

Aged 94 years

Loving wife of Alfred (dec’d). Beloved mother of Ivan, Vic, Del, Janice, Karen and Greg. Cherished mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families. Loved sister of Len, Les, Bill, Reita (all pre-deceased), Vic and Coral.

Family and friends are invited to attend Olga’s Funeral Service to be held in St John’s Lutheran Church, Cnr Youngman and Markwell Streets, Kingaroy, Friday 18th May 2012 at 1 pm. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

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

M O R R I S, Betty June
Funeral Service being held Friday 18th May 2012 at 11 am

M O R R I S, Betty June

Late of Canowindra Blue Care, Kingaroy, formerly Proston.

Passed away Thursday 10th May 2012.

Aged 79 years.

Beloved wife of Athol (Dec’d), loving mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother of Mary, Diane, Robin, Coral, Ronald, Douglas, Janet, Terry, Kerry, Katrina and all their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Betty’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Proston Lawn Cemetery, Proston Boondooma Road, Proston on Friday 18th May 2012 at 11 am.

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

B L A I R, Arnold Edward (Arnie)
Funeral Service being held Friday 11th May 2012 at 11 am.

B L A I R, Arnold Edward (Arnie)

Late of Cherbourg

Passed away Saturday 5th May 2012

Aged 57 years

Loving partner of Gabrielle Gadd and loved father of Derek Georgetown.

Family and friends are invited to attend Arnie’s Funeral Service to be held at the AIM People’s Church, 48 Barambah Avenue, Cherbourg, Friday 11th May 2012 at 11 am. To be followed by burial in the Cherbourg Cemetery.

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

P R I C E, Margaret Rose
P R I C E, Margaret Rose

Late of Kingaroy.

Passed away Tuesday 1st May 2012.

Aged 57 years.

Beloved wife of John, loving mother of Mark and Kelly and their families.

A Private Service is being held.

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

B R O O K S, Emma Agnes
B R O O K S, Emma Agnes

Late of Blackbutt and formerly of Bowen, passed away peacefully Wednesday 2nd May 2012.

Aged 84 years

Loving mother of Sandra, Peter, Wayne, Karen, Shane and their families.

A Private Funeral Service will be held as per families request.

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

M A R T I N, Julie-Ann (Julie)
Funeral Service being held, Wednesday 9th May 2012 at 11 am.

M A R T I N, Julie-Ann (Julie),

Late of Kingston, TAS, formerly of Kingaroy.

Tragically taken, Friday 27th April 2012.

Aged 36 years.

Cherished wife of Daryl, adored mother of Rodney, Jamie, Adam and Emma, loving daughter of Stewart and Beryl Parfett, loved sister of Tamara, Sara and Alan, loved daughter-in-law of Laurie and Shirley Martin and loved sister-in-law of Linda.

Family and friends are invited to attend Julie's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 9th May 2012 at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Legacy 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

N O L A N, Ivy Sarah
Funeral Service being held Tuesday 1st May 2012 at 11 am.

N O L A N, Ivy Sarah

Late of Wondai, passed away peacefully Thursday 26th April 2012.

Aged 95 ˝ years.

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, aunt and friend to all.

Family and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Ivy to be held at St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Bramston Street, Wondai, Tuesday 1st May 2012 at 11 am. To be followed by Interment in the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

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W H I T E, Thelma Elaine (Elaine)
Funeral Service being held Wednesday 2nd May 2012 at 2 pm.

W H I T E, Thelma Elaine (Elaine)

Late of Proston.

Passed away suddenly, Tuesday 17th April 2012.

Aged 65 years.

Beloved wife of Kevin, loved mother of Coralie, Glen and Laurence, loving grandmother and great-grandmother of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Elaine's Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Proston Lawn Cemetery, Proston-Boondooma Road, Wednesday 2nd May 2012 at 2 pm.

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

N E W T O N, Marie Lillian
Funeral Service to be held Monday 30th April 2012 at 11 am.

N E W T O N, Marie Lillian

Late of Bundaberg and formerly of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Sunday 22nd April 2012.

Loving wife of Edward (dec'd). Beloved mother of Gladys, Edward, Stanley, Glenda, Lindsay, Marion and Robert. Cherished Mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother to their families. A loved sister to Doreen Fiedler.

Family and friends are invited to attend Marie's Funeral Service, to be held at Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 30th April 2012 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment in the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

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