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Memorials & Plaques
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Making Arrangements
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How To Cope With Grief
Death can take many people by surprise and very few of us are naturally good at dealing with it. Our tips will help you cope with grief (or help your family or friends to get through it).

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.  


E V A N S, Hannah Isabell
E V A N S, Hannah Isabell. Late of the RSL Care Hostel Caboolture, formerly of Toorbul. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, 22nd February, 2011. Aged 96 years.

A funeral and Cremation Service was held for Hannah at Caboolture on 28th February, 2011. She will be sadly missed by her family and many friends.

Relatives and Friends are warmly invited to attend Hannah’s graveside Memorial and Ashes interment service, at the Peterson Family Grave site, Taabinga Monumental Cemetery on Monday 14th March, 2011 at 11.00 am.

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

G I B S O N, Debborah Rachelle
G I B S O N, Debborah Rachelle, Late of Kooralgin. Passed away peacefully on Sunday 6th March 2011. Aged 48 years.

Beloved wife of Richard, loved mother and mother-in-law of Bradley and Danielle and Angela, loving grandmother of Jaden, Izabella and Naite, loving daughter, sister and aunt of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Deb’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), on Friday 11th March 2011 at 11am.

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

T A P S A L L, Janet Ann
T A P S A L L, Janet Ann, late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully, Tuesday 1st March 2011. Aged 67 years.

Family and friends of Bill, Peter and Vicki, Chris and Deb, Amy, Sarah, and descendants of the late Francis and Ellen Litfin are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Janet, to be held at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Maitland Street, Gatton, on Tuesday 8th March 2011 at 11 am. To be followed by interment in the Gatton Lawn Cemetery.

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

M O O R E, Leonard (Len)
M O O R E, Leonard (Len), late of Mooloolaba, formerly of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Saturday 26th February 2011. Aged 78 years.
Beloved husband of Val, loved father of Jennifer, Dennis and Ian and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Len’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), on Friday 4th March 2011 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

N I E B L I N G, Leslie John
N I E B L I N G, Leslie John, late of Murgon. Passed away peacefully on Thursday 24th February 2011 at the Murgon Hospital. Aged 88 years.

Beloved Husband of Lorna, loved Father and Father-in-law of Carol and Des Peters, and Bryan and Cathy Niebling and their families.

Family, friends and members of the Murgon RSL are invited to attend Leslie’s Funeral Service to be to be held at St Pauls Lutheran Church, 17 Thorn Street, Murgon, Tuesday the 1st March 2011 at 11 am.

Followed by a private cremation as per family request.

In lieu of flowers, the family would greatly appreciate donations to the Murgon Hospital Palliative Care Unit. Envelopes available at service.

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

K E R L E, Evelyn Grace
K E R L E, Evelyn Grace, late of Orana Lutheran Aged Complex, Kingaroy, formerly of Murgon. Passed away peacefully, Sunday 20th February 2011. Aged 89 years.

Beloved wife of Cliff (Dec’d), loved mother of Carole, Trevor, Christene, loving mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister of their families.

A Private Family Funeral Service will be held as per Evelyn’s wishes.

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

B A R R Y, June Beverley Anna (Bev)
B A R R Y, June Beverley Anna (Bev), late of Cooloola Cove, formerly of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully, Thursday, 17th February, 2011. Aged 73 years.

Beloved wife of Bill (Dec’d), loved mother and mother-in-law of Alan and Karen, much loved gram of Michael, Ashleigh and Scott, loved sister, sister-in-law, aunt and friend.

Family and friends are invited to attend Bev’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, on Wednesday, 23rd February, 2011, at 10.30 am. To be followed by interment in the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy – 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals & Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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L E E, Betty Elaine (Pat)
L E E, Betty Elaine (Pat), late of “Broadmere” Nanango. Passed away peacefully, Friday 18th February 2011. Aged 80 years.

Beloved wife of John, loved mother of Margaret and mother-in-law of Scott Madigan, loving grandmother of Bridget and Jack, sister to Aileen Davis (Sydney) and family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend A Celebration of Life Service for Pat to be held at Ringsfield House, 45 Alfred Street, Nanango, on Saturday 26th February 2011 at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Cancer Council Queensland with envelopes available at the service.

Pat has been laid to rest at a Private Family Burial Service as per her wishes.

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

M O R I A R T Y, Vincent Keith
M O R I A R T Y, Vincent Keith, late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully, Thursday 17th February 2011. Aged 80 years.

Beloved husband of Billie, loving father of James and Pauline and of their families.

A Private Family Service will be held.

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

G R U N D Y, Franziska Martha (formerly Allen)
G R U N D Y, Franziska Martha (formerly Allen), late of Orana Lutheran Nursing Home, Kingaroy, formerly of Wondai and Proston. Passed away peacefully on Saturday 12th February 2011. Aged 93 years.

Beloved wife of Willis (Dec’d), loved wife of Ray, loving mother of Louisa Hatchman (Dec’d), Fay, Roy, Helen, Trevor and Kevin, loving mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great grandmother of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Frances’ Funeral Service to be held at St John Trinity Lutheran Church, 37-39 Edward Street, Wondai, on Thursday 17th February 2011 at 11 am. To be followed by interment in the Wondai Monumental Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy – 07 4162 7988
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www.virgofunerals.com.au

K E A T E S, Brian Randell
K E A T E S, Brian Randell, late of Wondai. Passed away peacefully on Thursday 10th February 2011. Aged 68 years.

Beloved husband of Jill, loved father and father-in-law of Andrea and Mark Wecker, Kylie and Wayne Thompson, Pauline Keates, Shannon and Mark McNamara, loving grandfather of Emma, Caitlyn, Grace, Madison, Eliza, Isaac and Isla, loving brother of Shirley (Dec’d), Maurice, Graham, Alan and of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Brian’s Funeral Service appointed to be held at St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Cnr Pring and Garrick Sts, Wondai, on Tuesday 15th February 2011 at 10.30 am. To be followed by interment in the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

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

H O L L E N S - R I L E Y, Dorothy Margaret Emily
H O L L E N S – R I L E Y, Dorothy Margaret Emily. Late of Benarkin and formerly of Surrey, England. Passed away peacefully at Orana Nursing Home on Saturday the 5th of February 2011. Aged 90 Years.

Sadly missed by her three children, Elizabeth, Margaret and Graham and his family.

Dorothy will be privately cremated as per family wishes.

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

L I E S C H K E, Aaron Michael (Aza)
L I E S C H K E, Aaron Michael (Aza), Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Brisbane. Passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, 30th January, 2011. Aged 35 Years.

Beloved Husband of Allana, Son, Son-in-law, Brother, and cherished Uncle of Annalyse.

Family and Friends are invited to attend A Celebration of Life Service for Aaron, appointed to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), on Tuesday, 8th February, 2011, at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to SES Qld or Qld Auxiliary Fire Service in Aaron’s Memory would be greatly appreciated with envelopes available at the service.

“Aaron was a dedicated group leader of Kumbia SES and proud member of the Wondai Auxiliary Fire Service”

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

R E M I N G T O N, Jack
R E M I N G T O N, Jack, late of Hivesville Road, Marshlands (Mondure). Passed away suddenly on Saturday 29th January 2011. Aged 68 years.

Beloved brother and brother-in-law of Mary and Basil Ward (Gympie), loving uncle of Julie (Dec’d), Sharee and Barry Plate, Allahn, Jessamyn and Michael and Michelle and Chris Dodt, Nicholas, Mackenzie and Michaela.

Relatives and friends and invited to attend Jack’s Funeral Service to be held in the Uniting Church, 55 Gore Street, Murgon, on Friday 11th February 2011 at 11am. Followed by interment in the Murgon Monumental Cemetery.

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

E U S T A C E, Eligh Raymond
“ He Panui Tenei”

E U S T A C E, Eligh Raymond, late of Kingaroy and formerly of Redcliffe, Ka mate ia suddenly on Sunday 30th January 2011. Aged 30 Years.

Son of Perry and Sylvia, best friend to Simone, a loving father, brother, uncle and friend to all he met.

Family and friends are invited to attend Eligh’s Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Monday 7th February 2011 at 2:00pm. Followed by interment at the Taabinga Monumental Cemetery.
“ Moe Mai, Bro “

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – 4162 7988
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S I N N A M O N, Ian James (Jack)
S I N N A M O N, Ian James (Jack), late of Boyneside, formerly of Home Valley Station Kununurra WA and Esk Qld. Passed away unexpectedly on Monday 31st January 2011. Aged 69 years.

Loving husband, father, brother and grandfather.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jack’s Funeral Service to be held in the Esk Uniting Church, Ipswich Road, Esk, on Monday 7th February 2011 at 11 am. To be followed by interment in the Esk Cemetery.

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

D U N C A N, Barry William
D U N C A N, Barry William, late of Nanango, formerly of Murgon. Passed away Wednesday 19th January 2011. Aged 72 years.

Beloved husband of Julie-Ann (Dec’d), loved father and father-in-law of Brady and Fiona, Peter, and Roslyn, loving grandfather of Kate, Abby and Laura.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Barry’s Funeral Service to be held at the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery) on Friday 4th February 2011 at 10.30 am.


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

L I E S E G A N G, William Ernest (Bill)
L I E S E G A N G, William Ernest (Bill), late of Kingaroy formerly Gordonbrook. Passed away peacefully, Saturday 29th January 2011. Aged 81 years.

Beloved husband of Dawn, loved father and father-in-law of Wendy, Glenys and Susan and Greg, loving grandfather of Kelly and Amy and of their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bill’s Funeral Service to be held at St Michael and All Angels’ Anglican Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy on Wednesday 2nd February 2011 at 11.30 am. To be followed by interment in the Memerambi Cemetery.

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

Z A U S S, Karl
Z A U S S, Karl, late of Farrhome Nursing Home, Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Saturday 22nd January 2011. Aged 81 years.

A Graveside Funeral Service for Karl will be held at the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery, Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, on Tuesday 1st February 2011 at 2 pm.

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

R O W E, Helen Maisie (Maisie)
R O W E, Helen Maisie (Maisie), late of Nanango. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 25th January 2011. Aged 81 years.

Beloved wife of the late John Gordon Rowe, loved mother of Graham, Garry (Dec’d), Colin, Trevor (Dec’d), Helen Bradford, Neville, and Joy Bauer, loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother of their families.

Relatives and friends and invited to attend Maisie’s Funeral Service to be held in the Uniting Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, on Friday 28th January 2011 at 2.30 pm. Followed by interment in the Nanango Monumental Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations in Maisie’s Memory to Cancer Council Qld will be greatly appreciated with envelopes available at the funeral service.

“Rest in Peace”

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