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Funeral Notices
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P E A R S O N, Lillian Nell, (Formerly Gauld, Nee Mundt)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 27th August 2012 at 2 pm

P E A R S O N, Lillian Nell (Nell), (formerly Gauld, Nee Mundt)

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully at Kingaroy Hospital, Wednesday 22nd August 2012, surrounded by her family.

Aged 86 years

Beloved wife of Reuben, loved mother and mother-in-law of Shirley and Bill Love, Brenda and John Bellert, Elaine Powell, Ross and Chris Gauld, Carol and Denis Howley, loving grandmother of 17 and great-grandmother of 32.

Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of Nell’s life to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 27th August 2012 at 2 pm.

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

D I M M I C K, Neville (Snow)
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 25th August 2012 at 11 am

D I M M I C K, Neville (Snow)

Late of Booubyjan. Passed away peacefully Friday 17th August 2012.

Aged 79 years

Beloved husband of Jean. Loving father of Lindsay, Kerry and Trevor. Loved grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Snow’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Saturday 25th August 2012 at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Cancer Council Qld may be considered with envelopes available at the service.

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

D e C A I R E, Garth Malcolm
D e C A I R E, Garth Malcom

Late of Goomeri.

Passed away peacefully at the Royal Brisbane Hospital, Sunday 19th August 2012.

Aged 78 years.

A Private Cremation Service is being held.

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

W E S T E R M A N, William Ian (Ian)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 24th August 2012 at 10.30 am.

W E S T E R M A N, William Ian (Ian)

Late of Proston.

Passed away peacefully Friday 17th August 2012.

Aged 86 Years

Beloved husband of Margaret. Loving father, fatherin-law, grandfather and great-grandfather of Gregory (Dec’d), Elizabeth, Ian, and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ian’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Proston Lawn Cemetery, Proston Boondooma Road, Proston, Friday 24th August 2012 at 10.30 am.

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

L A T H A M, Ethel May
Funeral Service being held Friday 24th August 2012 at 1 pm

L A T H A M, Ethel May

Late of Canowindra Blue Care, Kingaroy, formerly Wondai.

Passed away peacefully, Thursday 16th August 2012

Aged 93 years

Beloved wife of James Mitchell (Dec’d) and Tom Latham (Dec’d), loved mother and mother-in-law of Darryl and Dot (Dec’d) Mitchell, Estelle and Denis Prendergast, Cleone and Damian Schick, Bill and Bev Mitchell and Wayne and Karen Mitchell, Greg and Margaret Latham, Heather and Bert Madge, and Rosemary Brittlif, loving grandmother of 15 and great-grandmother of 18.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ethel’s Funeral Service to be held at St Mary’s Anglican Church, Cnr Bramston and Baynes Sts, Wondai, Friday 24th August 2012 at 1 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)
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T A Y L O R, Theresa
T A Y L O R, Theresa

Late of Proston. Passed away Thursday 16th August 2012.

Aged 79 years

A private cremation service will be held as per Theresa's wishes.

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

N O R D, Gloria Lillian
Funeral Service to be held Friday 24th August 2012 at 11 am

N O R D, Gloria Lillian

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of "Double Valley", Kumbia. Passed away at Orana Nursing Home, Thursday 16th August 2012.

Aged 89 years

Much loved wife of Syd. A loving mother of Ronald, Jean, Shirley, Syd and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Gloria’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery, Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Friday 24th August 2012 at 11 am.

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

B R O W N, Doris June
Funeral Service to be held Monday 20th August 2012 at 2 pm.

B R O W N, Doris June

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away at Farrhome, Kingaroy, Wednesday 15th August 2012.

Aged 88 years

A much loved mother of Arthur, Mervyn, Heather, Donald (dec’d), Douglas and Barry (dec’d). A loving mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother to all their families. A cherished sister to Jean, Melly and Ivy.

Family and friends are invited to attend Doris’ Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 20th August 2012 at 2 pm. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Farrhome Aged Care Facility may be considered with envelopes available at the service.

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

D I C K E N S O N, Dudley James
Memorial Service to be held Tuesday 21st August 2012 at 11 am

D I C K E N S O N, Dudley James

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of Haly Creek. Passed away peacefully at home, Tuesday 14th August 2012.

Aged 96 years

Dearly loved husband of Joyce. A treasured dad and father-in-law to Jenny and John, Graeme (Toby) and Deirdre, Rhonda, Robyn and Chris, and Jeffrey. A much loved Poppa of Tanya and Scott, Sandra, Glen and Anna, Troy and Melissa, Bronwyn, and Alex. A very special Poppa to 7 great-grandchildren and twin brother of Les.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Dudley to be held at the Uniting Church, corner of Youngman and Alford Streets, Kingaroy, Tuesday 21st August 2012 at 11 am.

A Private Burial for Dudley will be held 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 R O W N, Ralph Charles Herdsman
Funeral Service being held Tuesday 21st August 2012 at 2 pm.

B R O W N, Ralph Charles Herdsman

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of “Buckabie”, Quilpie

Finally lost his battle to coronary failure and prostate cancer on Tuesday 14th August 2012.

Aged 80 years

Beloved husband of Trish, loving father, father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather of Danielle, Graem, Helen, and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ralph’s Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 21st August 2012 at 2 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

W E X, Norma Estelle (Nee Williams)
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 16th August 2012 at 11 am.

W E X , Norma Estelle (Nee Williams)

Late of Orana Lutheran Nursing Complex, Kingaroy

Passed away peacefully, Monday 13th August 2012

Aged 90 years

Beloved wife of Terry (Dec’d), loved mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother of Pat Brady, Mary Hardwick, Jim, John and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Norma’s Funeral Service to be held at St John the Baptist Catholic Church, 60 Bramston Street, Wondai, Thursday 16th August 2012 at 11 am. To be followed by interment within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

“Sadly Missed Never Forgotten”

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

G A M B R I L L, Beryl
Funeral Service to be held Monday 20th August 2012 at 10 am.

G A M B R I L L, Beryl

Late of Cherbourg. Passed away peacefully Sunday 12th August 2012.

Aged 81 years

Loving mother of Charles, Bimbo, Stephanie, Kevin, Florence, Ronnie and Arlene. A much loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families. A cherished aunty to the Bligh family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Beryl’s Funeral Service to be held at the Holy Spirit Anglican Church, Broadway Street, Cherbourg, Monday 20th August 2012 at 10 am.

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 E L L S, Lorraine Margaret
W E L L S, Lorraine Margaret

Late of Nanango. Passed away peacefully Friday 10th August 2012.

Aged 66 years

A much loved daughter of Dorothy (dec’d). Loving sister to Dawn (dec’d), John and Joy. A cherished step-daughter to Jesse, sister-in-law and aunty to their families.

A private cremation service will be held as per family’s request.

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

C O O K, Charles Albert (Charlie)
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 14th August 2012 at 11 am

C O O K, Charles Albert (Charlie)

Late of Yarraman. Passed away peacefully Friday 10th August 2012.

Aged 92 years

Loving husband of Margaret (Bonnie). Beloved father of Sue, Barb, Trevor and Rodney. A much loved father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Charlie’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Yarraman Cemetery, Yarraman Kooralgin Road,Yarraman, Tuesday 14th August 2012 at 11 am.

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

I M B E R G E R, Julie Anne
Funeral Service to be held Friday 3rd August 2012 at 12.30pm

I M B E R G E R, Julie Anne

Late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully Monday 30th July 2012.

Aged 50 years

Loving mother of Bradley, Joel and Kevin. Beloved daughter of John and June. A cherished sister to Lesley, Vicki, Sharon and Brad. A much loved sister-in-law and aunty to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Julie’s Life, to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 3rd August 2012 at 12.30pm.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to The Prince Charles Hospital 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

P A Y N E, Kerry Anderson
P A Y N E, Kerry Anderson

Late of Kingaroy and Warwick. Passed away peacefully Thursday 26th July 2012.

Aged 68 Years

Loving wife of Don. Beloved mother of Scott and Kelly.

A Private Cremation 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

H A R R I S, Colin Leslie Edward (Col)
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 28th July 2012 at 10.30 am

H A R R I S, Colin Leslie Edward (Col)

Late of Nanango and formerly of Wynnum. Passed away peacefully at the Orana Lutheran Aged Care Facility, Kingaroy, Wednesday 25th July 2012.

Aged 94 years

Loving husband of Joan (dec’d). Beloved father of Linda, Janet and Ann. An adored father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Col’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Saturday 28th July 2012 at 10.30 am.

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

W O O D R O W, Jessie Charlotte (nee Thomas)
Funeral service to be held Saturday 4th August 2012 at 11 am.

W O O D R O W, Jessie Charlotte (nee Thomas)

Late of Orana Lutheran Nursing Complex, Kingaroy

Passed away 22nd July 2012

Aged 100 years.

Mother of Robert (Bob) (dec’d) and daughter-in-law Kath, Daphne (dec’d) and son-in-law George Whitmore (dec’d). Grandmother, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother.

Family and friends are invited to attend Jessie’s graveside funeral service to be held at Nanango Lawn Cemetery, Nanango-Brooklands Road, Nanango, Saturday 4th August 2012 at 11 am.

In leiu of flowers, donations to Orana Lutheran Nursing Complex, Kingaroy would be greatly appreciated with envelopes available at the service.

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

H O C K E Y, Kenneth Richard (Ken)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 27th July at 1.30 pm

H O C K E Y, Kenneth Richard (Ken)

Late of Kingaroy. Passed away suddenly Monday morning, 23rd July 2012.

Aged 65 years

Loving partner of Coral. A much loved father, brother, grandfather and uncle.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ken’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 27th July at 1.30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to St Vincent De Paul 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 O O D W A R D, Maureen Dawn
Funeral service to be held Monday 30th July 2012 at 10.30 am.

W O O D W A R D, Maureen Dawn

Passed away peacefully at home Monday 23rd July 2012

Aged 45 years

Loving partner of Craig. Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Pauline and Jerry, Keith and Renee, Samuel and Lauren, and Crystal. A much loved grandmother to four. An adored sister, sister-in-law, aunt, and friend to all. Loving daughter to Val.

Family and friends are invited to attend Maureen’s Funeral service to be held at St Ann’s Anglican Church, Burnett Street, Nanango, Monday 30th July 2012 at 10.30 am to be followed by interment within Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

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