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Funeral Notices
Virgo Funerals can arrange for funeral notices to be published in newspapers and/or on radio for our clients. These are charged at whatever the individual newspapers or radio stations charge us.

However, we also publish these notices on our website at no charge as a courtesy to our clients.  


P O R T E R, Matthew Thomas (Tom)
Memorial Service to be held Saturday 17th November 2012 at 11 am

P O R T E R, Matthew Thomas (Tom)

Late of Wheatlands, passed away peacefully Friday, 9th November 2012.

Aged 89 years

Beloved husband of Gwen, loved father and father-in-law to Stan and Peggy, Les and Maree, Nancy (dec’d) and Graham, Fay and Garry. Loving grandfather to their families. Beloved brother to Ellen (Nell), Joyce (dec’d) and Arthur (dec’d).

Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Tom to be held at the Kingdom Hall, 28 Macalister Street, Murgon, Saturday 17th November 2012 at 11 am.

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

T R O U S D E L L, Jean (nee Schilf)
Funeral Service being held Tuesday 13th November 2012 at 11 am.

T R O U S D E L L, Jean (nee Schilf)

Late of “Mountain View”, Blackbutt, passed away peacefully Thursday 8th November 2012.

Aged 84 years

Loving wife of Colin (dec’d). Beloved mother of Ross, Barry, Rae, Lyn, Glen and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Jean’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Blackbutt Lawn Cemetery, D’Aguilar Highway, Blackbutt, Tuesday 13th November 2012 at 11 am.

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

K R A T Z M A N N, Jacqueline Eunice (Jackie) (Nee Maudsley)
Funeral Service being held Saturday 10th November 2012 at 11 am.

K R A T Z M A N N, Jacqueline Eunice (Jackie) (Nee Maudsley)

Late of Murgon

Passed away peacefully Tuesday 6th November 2012

Aged 81 years

Beloved wife of George, loved mother and mother-in-law of John and Robyn, Dianne and Greg Vivash, Wendy Close, Karen (Dec’d) and Kim, loving grandma and great grandma of their families. Adored sister of Blanch Hall and Nixon Maudsley.

Family and friends are invited to attend Jackie’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Saturday 10th November 2012 at 11 am.

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

P R O U D F O O T, Fredrick John
Funeral Service being held Wednesday 7th November 2012 at 2 pm

P R O U D F O O T, Fredrick John

Late of Carinya Aged Care Facility, Nanango.

Passed away peacefully Monday 5th November 2012.

Aged 87 years

Loving father, father-in-law and grandfather to Vicki, Lesley, Kevin, Pauline, Lynn and their families.

A Funeral Service for Fred is being held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 7th November 2012 at 2 pm.

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

S A N D E R S O N, Michael Francis
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 7th November 2012 at 10 am.

S A N D E R S O N, Michael Francis

Late of Bunya Highway, Murgon. Tragically taken Wednesday 31st October 2012.

Aged 46 years

Loving husband of Ann. Beloved father of Teagan, Natalie and Clinton. Much loved son of Doris and George and twin brother to Christine. Adored son-in-law of John and Alma, brother-in-law and uncle to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Michael’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Murgon, Wednesday 7th November 2012 at 10 am.

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

G U L L E N, Leslie Frank
G U L L E N, Leslie Frank

Late of Benarkin, passed away peacefully Wednesday 31st October 2012.

Aged 80 years

Loving husband of Veronica (dec’d). Beloved father of Vicki, Leslie Jr (dec’d), Kevin and Elward. Much loved father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather 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

F R A N Z, Norman
Funeral service to be held Monday 5th November 2012 at 11 am.

F R A N Z, Norman

Late of Orana Lutheran Nursing Complex.

Passed away peacefully Wednesday, 31st October 2012.

Aged 88 Years.

Beloved husband of Gloria (Dec’d). Loved father and father-in-law of Harold and Robin, Leon and Sheryl, Paul (Dec’d), Ernest and Roslyn. Loving grandfather of Fiona, Jamie, Kathryn, Emma and Phillip.

Family and friends are invited to attend Norman’s funeral service to be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Monday 5th November 2012 at 11 am. To be followed by 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

O ‘ D O N O H U E, Daphne Phyllis (Daph)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 12th November 2012 at 11 am.

O ‘ D O N O H U E, Daphne Phyllis (Daph)

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Monday 29th October 2012.

Aged 86 years

Loving wife of Evan (dec’d). Beloved mother of Patricia, John, Geoffrey (dec’d), Vicki, Peter, Paul and Donna. Much loved mother-in-law, grandma, nanna, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and aunt to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Daph’s Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 12th November 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

K N I P E, Thelma Margaret Ann
Funeral Service being held Monday 29th October 2012 at 10.30 am

K N I P E, Thelma Margaret Ann

Late of Goomeri.

Passed away peacefully at the Murgon Hospital, Sunday 21st October 2012.

Aged 100 years

Beloved wife of James (Dec'd), loved mother and mother-in-law of Betty and Geoff (Dec'd) Stanton, loving grandmother of Darryl and Therese, Neil and Anne, Murray and Gayle, Kaylene and Gordon White, and cherished great-grandmother of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Thelma's Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Monday 29th October 2012 at 10.30 am.

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

S T E W A R T, Samuel Frank (Sammy)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 26th October 2012 at 10 am.

S T E W A R T, Samuel Frank (Sammy)

Late of Cherbourg, sadly passed away Thursday 18th October 2012.

Aged 57 years

Loving partner of Jeanette. Beloved father of Samuel Jr, Albert, Dianne, Kathleen and Barbara. Much loved father-in-law and grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Sammy’s Funeral Service to be held at the AIM People’s Church, Barber Avenue, Cherbourg, Friday 26th October 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

M c B A I N, Rosa Ella
Funeral Service being held Tuesday 23rd October 2012 at 11 am

M c B A I N, Rosa Ella

Passed away peacefully, Thursday 18th October 2012.

Aged 90 years

Beloved partner of James Edward Kelly (Dec'd), loving mother of Marion, Don, and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Rosa's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 23rd October 2012 at 11 am.

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

F R A N Z, Gloria Margaret
Funeral being held Tuesday 23rd October 2012 at 11 am

F R A N Z, Gloria Margaret

Late of Manumbar.

Passed away peacefully Wednesday, 17th October 2012.

Aged 86 Years

Beloved wife of Norman, loved mother and mother-in-law of Harold and Robin, Leon and Sheryl, Paul (Dec’d), Ernest and Roslyn, loving grandmother of Fiona, Jamie, Kathryn, Emma and Phillip.

Family and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Gloria to be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Tuesday 23rd October 2012 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment in the Nanango Monumental Cemetery.

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

W A T E R S, Murray John
Funeral Service to be held Monday 22nd October 2012 at 1.30 pm.

W A T E R S, Murray John

Late of Kumbia, passed away suddenly Sunday 14th October 2012.

Aged 62 years

Loving husband of Margaret. Beloved father of Mark, Michael and Melissa. Adored father-in-law and grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Murray’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Kumbia Cemterey, Kumbia Cemetery Road, Kumbia, Monday 22nd October 2012 at 1.30 pm.

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

B I C K, Lorna Jean
Funeral Service being held Thursday 18th October 2012 at 11.30 am

B I C K, Lorna Jean

Late of Blue Care Bayhaven Aged Care Facility, Point Vernon Hervey Bay, formerly of Wondai.

Passed away peacefully Monday 15th October 2012.

Aged 89 years.

Beloved wife of Leonard (Dec'd), loved mother and mother-in-law of Graham and Shirley, Roslyn and David, Rhonda, Sharen and Owen, loving grandmother of 8 and great-grandmother of 10.

Family and friends are invited to attend Lorna's Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Thursday 18th October 2012 at 11.30 am.

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

H A R D I N G, Francis Ernest (Frank)
H A R D I N G, Francis Ernest (Frank)

Late of Murgon.

Passed away peacefully Thursday 11th October 2012.

Aged 91 years.

Beloved husband of Kath, loving father and father-in-law of Jo and Terry Smyth and Terry, loving grandfather of Isaac and John.

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

P O H L M A N N, Jeanette
P O H L M A N N, Jeanette

Late of Farr Home Nursing Care Unit, Kingaroy.

Passed away peacefully, Sunday 30th September 2012.

Aged 71 years.

A Private Cremation Service has been held.

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

H A R C H, Cecil (Cec)
Funeral Service being held Friday 12th October 2012 at 11 am

H A R C H, Cecil (Cec)

Late of Kingaroy

Passed away peacefully Saturday 6th October 2012

Aged 88 years

Beloved husband of Laura (Dec’d), loving father and father-in-law of Errol and Colleen, Gary and Bev, Rodney (Dec’d), Rhonda and Errol Dionysius, Desleigh and Colin Wolski, Peta and Peter Keys, adored grandpa to his 12 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Cec’s Funeral Service to be held at St John’s Lutheran Church, Cnr Youngman & Markwell Sts, Kingaroy, Friday 12th October 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

B A R T L E T T, Margaret Agnes (Marge)
Funeral Service being held Thursday 11th October 2012 at 11 am

B A R T L E T T, Margaret Agnes (Marge)

Late of Castra Retirement Home, Murgon.

Passed away peacefully, Friday 5th October 2012

Aged 95 years

Beloved wife of Tom (Dec'd). Loving sister of George, Michael, Ted, and Josephine (All deceased) and of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Marge's Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Thursday 11th October 2012 at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers donations to the Royals Children's Hospital 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

C O N W A Y, Jemma Ashlee
Memorial Service to be held Friday 5th October 2012 at 11 am

C O N W A Y, Jemma Ashlee

Late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully in the presence of her loving family, at the Royal Childrens Hospital, Brisbane, Sunday 23rd September 2012, after a 10 year battle with leukaemia.

Aged 15 years

A beautiful loving daughter of Annette and Neil. Adored sister to Toby. A cherished granddaughter to Chas and Gerda. A much loved niece to uncle Dags.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service to celebrate Jemma’s Life to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 5th October 2012 at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Childhood Cancer Support 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

K I L L I N G L Y, Doris Jean
K I L L I N G L Y, Doris Jean

Late of Orana Lutheran Nursing Complex.

Passed away peacefully 27th September 2012.

Aged 90 years.

Loving wife of Dudley (Dec’d). Much loved by her family and she will be sadly missed.

A private cremation will be held as per family request.

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