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Funeral Notices
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D E N N I E N, Joan Evelyn
Monday 9th January 2012 at 11 am

D E N N I E N, Joan Evelyn,

Late of Murgon. Passed away peacefully, Wednesday 4th January 2012.

Aged 81 Years

Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Errol and Joan, Garry and Margaret, Wayne and Lesley, loved grandmother of Brian and David, Joel, Andrea and Louren, loving sister of Ron Hicks and Merle Wallace (Ipswich).

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

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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C L I F F O R D, Walter (Wal)
Friday 6th January 2011 at 1 pm

C L I F F O R D, Walter (Wal)

Late of Kingaroy, formerly Mt Isa and Magnetic Island. Passed away Sunday 1st January 2012.

Aged 86 years

Dearly loved husband of Phillis. Adored father and father-in-law of Stephen and Annie, Rhonda and Chris, Karen and Mick. Beloved grandfather to Brian, Kevin, Allan, Cailyn, Stephanie, Clinton, Shannon and Teagan. Great-grandfather of four. Loved brother to Nestar.

Family and friends are invited to attend Wal’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 6th January 2012 at 1 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canowindra Blue Care Aged Care Facility, 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

C O L L I N S, Noel Alfred
Wednesday 4th January 2012 at 10.30 am

C O L L I N S, Noel Alfred, late of Wondai.

Passed away peacefully, Friday 30th December 2011

Aged 85 years

Beloved husband of Norma (Dec'd), loved father and father-in-law of Robyn and Colin (Dec'd) Kennedy, Viv and Debbie, loving grandfather of Kylie, Emma and Christian, Matt and Tim, and loving great-grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Noel's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 4th January 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 A K E L Y, Alick Mark
Tuesday 3rd January 2012 at 1 pm

W A K E L Y, Alick Mark

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Crows Nest (Qld) and Burpengary, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, Thursday 29th December 2011.

Aged 82 years

Beloved husband of Marie (dec'd), loved father and father-in-law of Gary and Pauline, Loving pop of Melissa, Brooke and Matthew. Brother of Edna (dec'd), Eric (dec'd) and John (dec'd).

Family and friends are invited to attend Alick's Funeral Service to be held in the Uniting Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy, Tuesday 3rd January 2012 at 1 pm.

Followed by a private cremation as per family request.

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

E N G L I S H, James Thomas (Jim) and James Reginald (James)
Thursday 5th January 2012 at 11 am.

E N G L I S H, James Thomas (Jim)

Late of Wondai.

Taken tragically, Saturday 24th December 2011.

Aged 81 years

Beloved husband of Claire (Dec'd), loved father of Frank, Kathleen, and James (Dec'd), loving father-in-law and grandfather of 12.

E N G L I S H, James Reginald (James)

Late of Wondai.

Taken tragically, Saturday 24th December 2011.

Aged 37 years

Loved son of Jim and Claire (both dec'd), loving brother of Frank and Kathleen, loving brother-in-law and adored uncle.

Family and Friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Jim and James English to be held at St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Bramston Street, Wondai, Thursday 5th January 2012 at 11 am. To be followed by interment in the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

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

K I E H N E, Ronald William (Ron)
Friday 6th January 2012 at 11 am

K I E H N E, Ronald William (Ron), late of Wondai.

Passed away peacefully, Monday 26th December 2011.

Aged 75 years

Beloved husband of Olive (Dec'd), loved father and father-in-law of Shane and Toni, Sue and Craig, Stephen (Dec'd) and Debbie, adored grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, brother-in-law and uncle of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ron's Graveside Service to be held at the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Wondai, Friday 6th January 2012 at 11 am.

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

W H I T M O R E, Ansley Alfred
W H I T M O R E, Ansley Alfred

Late of Castra Retirement Home, Murgon. Passed away peacefully Tuesday 27th December 2011.

Aged 87 years

Loving husband of Ivy (dec’d). Sadly missed by his twin daughters Joy Vonhoff and Ruth Mason, son-in-law’s Glen and Ron, grandchildren Julie and Paul, Sue and Jane, great-grandchildren, Xander, Annika and Henry.

A private Funeral Service will be held as per his wishes.

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

R Y A N, Dulcie Violet
Friday 30th December 2011 at 10.30 am

R Y A N, Dulcie Violet, late of Orana Lutheran Nursing Home, formerly of Manumbar Road, Nanango.

Passed away peacefully Friday 23rd December 2011

Aged 97 years (12 days short of 98)

Beloved wife of Burnett (Dec'd), loved mother of Jennifer Stephenson, Graeme, Des, Elaine Schefe, Lois Thurecht, Sylvia Raper and Sandra Mills, loving mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Dulcie's Funeral Service to be held at Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 30th December 2011 at 10.30 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

W A R W I C K, Esther Matilda
Monday 26th December 2011 at 10.30 am

W A R W I C K, Esther Matilda

Late of Canowindra Blue Care, Kingaroy, formerly of Nanango.

Passed away peacefully, Thursday 22nd December 2011. Aged 92 years.

Beloved wife of Bob (dec'd), loved mother of Raymond (dec'd), Robert, Roger (dec'd), Michael, Peter, Paul and Philip, loving mother-in-law, nan, great-nan and great-great nan to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Esther's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), MONDAY 26th December 2011 at 10.30 am.

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

S A I C H, Roger Allen
Thursday 29th December 2011 at 2 pm

S A I C H, Roger Allen

Late of Nanango

Passed away Tuesday 20th December 2011

Aged 76 years

Beloved partner of Marian, loved father and father-in-law of Keith (Dec'd), Stuart and Lee-Ann, loving grandfather of Storm, Kirrily and Kayla.

Family and friends are invited to attend Roger's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 29th December at 2 pm.

To be followed by Roger's wake at the Fitzroy Hotel, Nanango.

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

G R O S S K O P F, Evelyn Janet
Friday 23rd December 2011 at 11 am

G R O S S K O P F, Evelyn Janet

Late of Murgon. Passed away Tuesday 20th December 2011.

Aged 67 years

Beloved wife of Denis, loving mother of Sharon and Scott.

Family and friends are invited to attend Janet's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 23rd December 2011 at 11 am.

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

S C H N E I D E R, Hans Joachim
S C H N E I D E R, Hans Joachim

Late of Kingaroy. Passed away Tuesday 20th December 2011.

Aged 84 years

Beloved husband of Erica, loved father of Ronald and Gary, loving father-in-law and grandfather of their families.

A Private Cremation Service has been held as per Han's wishes.

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

O A K L E Y, Ronald Clyde (Ron)
21st December 2011 at 11 am

O A K L E Y, Ronald Clyde (Ron)

Late of Wondai, sadly passed away Thursday 15th December 2011.

Aged 75 years

Loving husband of Sakina. Adored father to Maimoon and Mainaaz.

Family and friends are invited to attend Ron’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held in the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Wondai, Wednesday 21st December 2011 at 11 am.

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

S M I T H, Peter Douglas
S M I T H, Peter Douglas

Late of Nanango. Passed away Friday 16th December 2011.

Aged 72 years.

A Private Cremation Service is being held as per his wishes.

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

D A V E Y, Pam
Friday 16th December 2011 at 1 pm

D A V E Y, Pam

Late of Ballogie, passed away suddenly Sunday 11th December 2011.

Aged 63 years

Loving wife of Don. Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Michael and Andrea and Shane. Adored grandmother to Tyson, Michael, Kaylenne, Cory, Lauren, Jade, Mitchell and Blair. Great-grandmother to Gypsy.

Family and friends are invited to attend Pam’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 16th December 2011 at 1 pm.

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

C A R D W E L L, Elizabeth Joan - C A R D W E L L, Isabella Rose
Tuesday 13th December 2011 at 2 pm

C A R D W E L L, Elizabeth Joan

Aged 19 years

C A R D W E L L, Isabella Rose

Aged 8 weeks

Late of Cloyna, were tragically taken Tuesday 6th December 2011.

Cherished and loved daughter and grand-daughter of James Cardwell (dec’d) and Natalie Cardwell. Adored step-daughter and grand-daughter of Trevor Geritz. Loved daughter of Shannon Munnerley. Loving sister to Shannon, Amanda, Kathleen, Nathan and Alexander. Adored niece. Loved by their extended family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Elizabeth and Isabella’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 13th December 2011 at 2 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Council Qld 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

J E P P E S E N, Mervyn Herbert (Merv)
Monday 12th December 2011 at 11 am

J E P P E S E N, Mervyn Herbert (Merv)

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Tuesday 6th December 2011.

Aged 85 years

Loving husband of Val (nee Pates). Beloved father of Kerry, Leigh, Corrine, Grant, Rayner and Louise. Adored step-father to Darryl, Gwen, Colleen, Garry and Merv. Loved grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Merv’s Celebration of Life Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 12th December 2011 at 11 am.

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

P R I D E, Barry James
Saturday 10th December 2011 at 11 am

P R I D E, Barry James

Late of Wondai, passed away peacefully, Wednesday 7th December 2011.

Aged 80 years

Loving brother and brother-in-law of Bev and Peter Hulme (Brisbane), loved uncle and friend to all who knew him.

Family and friends are invited to attend Barry’s Funeral Service to be held at St Mary’s Anglican Church, Baynes Street, Wondai, Saturday 10th December 2011 at 11 am.

Followed by a private cremation as per family request.

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

W I L K I N S, Jason Allan
Saturday 17th December 2011 at 11 am

W I L K I N S, Jason Allan

Late of Murgon, was sadly taken Sunday 4th December 2011.

Aged 29 years

Loving son of Allan and Lynda. Beloved nephew, cousin, uncle and grandson.

Family and friends are invited to attend Jason’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held in the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Murgon, Saturday 17th December 2011 at 11 am.

"God closed your eyes
so you would suffer no more
Dearly loved and always missed"

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

H I E S L E R, Francis Claude (Frank)
Tuesday 13th December 2011 at 10.30 am

H I E S L E R, Francis Claude (Frank)

Late of Yarraman, passed away peacefully at the Toowoomba Hospital ICU, Sunday 4th December 2011.

Aged 84 years

Beloved brother to Norman (dec’d), Rose (dec’d), Isabell (dec’d), May and Jim. Loving brother-in-law, uncle and great-uncle to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Frank’s Funeral Service to be held at Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Church, corner of Watson and Barr-Smith Streets, Yarraman, Tuesday 13th December 2011 at 10.30 am.

To be followed by interment in the Yarraman Cemetery.

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