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S E I L E R, Roy Herbert
S E I L E R, Roy Herbert, late of Kingaroy and formerly of “Truroy” Stuart River. Passed away peacefully at the South Burnett Community Private Hospital on Friday 10th December 2010. Aged 83 years.

Lovingly remembered by his wife of 62 years, Trudy, and their children Yvonne, Leon (dec’d), Leroy, Errol, Cliff, Estelle, Ronelda, and their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Roy’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, on Tuesday 14th December at 11:00 am. Followed by interment at the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations to the Prince Charles Hospital Foundation supporting Cardiac Research would be greatly appreciated with envelopes available at the service.

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

H U N S L E Y, Iris Marguerite
H U N S L E Y, Iris Marguerite, late of Forest View, Wondai, formerly of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully at Forest View Nursing Care Unit, Wondai, on Thursday 9th December 2010. Aged 90 years.

Beloved Sister of Beryl Pearson (dec’d), Roy (dec’d), Arthur (dec’d), Elvie Meskin, Rita Horsnell, loving Sister-in-law of Mavis Hunsley, and Aunt to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Iris’ Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, on Wednesday 15th December 2010 at 10:30 am.

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

W E B B, Rita Ethel (B.E.M) (previously M U R R A Y)
W E B B, Rita Ethel (B.E.M) (previously M U R R A Y), late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Sunday 5th December 2010. Aged 89 years.

Beloved wife of Lloyd Murray (Dec’d) and Doug Webb (Dec’d), loved mother and mother-in-law of Wayne & Lyn and Suzanne (Dec’d), loving grandmother of Rebecca and Cameron and partner Chrissy.

A Private Family Service was held for Rita on Wednesday 8th December 2010 as per her request.

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

D A V I S O N, Reginald Thomas (Reg)
D A V I S O N, Reginald Thomas (Reg), late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Thursday 2nd December 2010. Aged 86 years.

Beloved husband of Gwen, loving father of Marilyn, Jacqueline, Elizabeth, Peter and Richard, father-in-law, grandfather and great grandfather of their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Reg’s Cremation Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Taabinga, on Monday 6th December 2010 at 2 pm.

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

W I L K E S, Robert George (Bob)
W I L K E S, Robert George (Bob), late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Monday 29th November 2010. Aged 76 years.

Beloved husband of Daphne (Dec’d), loved father of Garry, Leigh, Michael, Meryl, Deborah and Geoffrey, loving father-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, uncle, poppy and great poppy of their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bob’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at Taabinga Lawn Cemetery on Monday 6th December 2010 at 10.30 am.

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

N O F F K E, Glenn Robert John
N O F F K E, Glenn Robert John, late of Coominya. Passed away peacefully on Sunday 28th November 2010. Aged 38½ years.

Loving son of Noela Sirett and Noel Noffke (Dec’d), father, brother, grandson, uncle, nephew and friend to many.

A Chapel Burial Service will be held for Glenn at the Mt Gravatt Cemetery, 582 Mains Road, Macgregor, on Monday 6th December 2010 at 11 am.

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

S C H U L T Z, Dulcie May
S C H U L T Z, Dulcie May, late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Thursday 25th November 2010. Aged 86 years.

Beloved wife of Gordon (Dec’d), loved mother and mother-in-law of Wayne and Denise, Darryl and Jacqueline and Roxanne and Ben Ettema, loving grandmother of Christopher, Zoe and Steven.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Dulcie’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery) on Wednesday 1st December 2010 at 11 am. To be followed by interment in the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

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

G R E E N S L A D E, Francis Brian (Brian)
G R E E N S L A D E, Francis Brian (Brian), late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 23rd November 2010 at South Burnett Community Private Hospital. Aged 79 years.

Loving husband of Mary, brother of Noel, Don (dec’d), Tom and Barry (dec’d) and their families. Father and father-in-law of Rodney and Julie, Terry and Dianne, Julie-Ann (Dec’d), Wayne and Peter, grandfather of Julie- Anne and Daniel, Kate and Bianca, Angela and Nicholas and Harrison, great-grandfather of Cody, Jessica and Eli, Daniel and Ebony and Bella.

Family and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Brian to be held at St Mary’s Catholic Church, 15 Albert St, Kingaroy, on Friday 26th November 2010 at 2 pm. To be followed by interment in the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

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

M A R Q U A R D T, Clarence Ray (Clarrie) O.A.M
M A R Q U A R D T, Clarence Ray (Clarrie) O.A.M, late of “Forest View”, Wondai. Formerly of “Cedar Valley”, 1014 Tingoora-Chelmsford Road, Wondai. 4606.

Passed away Monday 22nd November 2010. Aged 82 years.

Beloved husband of Joyce, loved father and father-in-law of Noreen and Stuart Brier (Wondai), Ross and Pamela Marquardt (Kingaroy), Robyn and Brian McCormack (Gympie) and Kerri-Ann and Stephen Condrin (Ashmore), grandfather and great-grandfather of their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Clarrie’s Memorial Funeral Service to be held at St Mary’s Anglican Church, Baynes St, Wondai, on Friday 26th November 2010, at 2.30 pm, following a private burial service.

“Memory is the golden chain”

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

S T E P H A N, Gladys Adeline (Nee Zerner)
S T E P H A N, Gladys Adeline (Nee Zerner), late of Forest View, Wondai, formerly of Murgon. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 17th November 2010. Aged 92 years.

Beloved wife of Percy (dec’d), loved mother and mother-in-law of Lyal Stephan, Coral and Allan Dimmick, Noela and Graham Vonhoff and Janelle and Mark Smith, much loved grandmother of 11, Great-grandmother of 16, loved sister of Delphine Hedges, Myrtle Crawford (Dec’d), Thelma Fritz (Dec’d) and Joan Dowdeswell and of their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Gladys’ Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery) on Tuesday 23rd November 2010 at 11 am. To be followed by interment in the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

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

W E I E R, Faye Elizabeth
W E I E R, Faye Elizabeth, late of Yarraman. Passed away on Wednesday 10th November 2010. Aged 69 years.

Beloved wife of Howard (Dec’d), loved mother of Karen and Selwyn, loving mother-in-law, grandmother, sister, sister-in-law and aunt to their families and companion of Dennis.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Faye’s Funeral Service to be held at St Phillip’s Anglican Church, Millar Street, Yarraman, on Monday the 15th November 2010 at 1 pm. To be followed by interment in the Yarraman Cemetery.

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

M U R R A Y, Alana Loretta
M U R R A Y, Alana Loretta, of Cherbourg. Passed away 31st October 2010. Aged 29 years.

A Funeral Service for the late Alana Murray will be held in the Welfare Hall, Barambah Avenue, Cherbourg, on Friday 12th November 2010 at 11 am. On conclusion of the service the funeral will proceed to the Cherbourg Cemetery for burial.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – 4162 7988 ~ In conjunction With Dreamtime Funerals, Acacia Ridge
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

B I C H E L, (Mick), Keith Allan
B I C H E L, (Mick), Keith Allan, late of Nanango, formerly Imbil. Passed away peacefully on Monday 8th November 2010. Aged 81 years.

Loving husband and best “mate” of Dorothy May , beloved dad of Reg, Rae, Lynne, Nita & Kerryn and cherished father-in-law and loving pop to all his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Trusted “mate” to all who knew him.

Family and friends are invited to attend Mick’s Funeral Service to be held in The Chapel, South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), on Friday 12th November at 2 pm. Followed by a Private Cremation.

In lieu of flowers donations to Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia greatly appreciated with envelopes available at the service.

“God Bless, he is at rest. In God’s Care”

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

B L A N CH, Reginald Leslie Charles
B L A N CH, Reginald Leslie Charles, late of Nanango, formerly of Bellbird Road, Coolabunia. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 3rd November 2010. Aged 72 years.

Beloved husband of Ruth, loved father and father-in-law of Evelyn and Graham Ellem, Jeffrey and Amanda, Evan and Lois, Merle and Andrew Parnell and Karen and Bradley Hussey, loving granddad, brother, brother-in-law and uncle to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Reg’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Nanango Lawn Cemetery, Cairns and Appin Sts, Nanango, on Tuesday the 9th November 2010 at 11 am.

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

R O W B O T H A M, Alwyn James
R O W B O T H A M, Alwyn James, late of Brinsmead, Carins. Passed away suddenly at home on 23rd October 2010. Aged 64 years.

Much loved husband of Denise, loved and loving father and father-in-law of Debbie and Bami (UK), Stephen, and Charlie. Beloved pop of Colin and Sarah.

Relatives and friends of Alwyn are respectfully invited to attend his Memorial Service to be held at The Chapel, Virgo Funerals, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), on Friday 5th November 2010 commencing at 11.30 am. With refreshments to follow.

Always Remembered with Love

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – 4162 7988 in conjunction with Burkin Svendsens Funeral Directors
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

C R O S S L E Y, Marilyn Jean, (Nee Heit)
C R O S S L E Y, Marilyn Jean, (Nee Heit), late of Norman Park, formerly of Kingaroy. Passed away on Friday 22nd October 2010. Aged 54 years.

Beloved daughter of Alma, and the late Eric Heit, loved sister and sister-in-law of Kerry and Ros Heit, loving aunt to Richard, Peter and Rachel Heit.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Marilyn’s Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery) on Tuesday the 2nd November 2010 at 10.30 am. To be followed by interment in the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

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

J E S B E R G, Lindsay Vincent
J E S B E R G, Lindsay Vincent, late of Kingaroy, formerly of Wondai. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 26th October 2010. Aged 80 years.

Beloved husband of Gloria, loved father and father-in-law of Darryl and Diane, Garry and Sandy, Karen and Russell Klein, Darlene and John Murphy and Cynthea and Neale Brosnan, loving pop of Benjamin and Christopher, Jordan, Brayden, Kylan and Carissa, Belinda, Alissa, Simon and Candace, Troy, Lucinda and Amanda, Gavin, Erin, Daniel, Liam & Alyce, adored great pop, brother, brother-in-law and uncle of their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Lindsay’s Funeral Service to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery) on Saturday the 30th October 2010 at 10.30 am. To be followed by interment in the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

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

H O W L E Y, Delwyn Joy
H O W L E Y, Delwyn Joy, late of Forest View, formerly Goomeri, passed away peacefully Monday 25th October 2010, aged 60 years.

Loved daughter of Ruby and Vic (dec’d), sister of Denis and Darryl, sister-in-law and aunt to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Delwyn’s Funeral Service to be held in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Thorn Street Murgon, Monday 1st November 2010 at 10:30am, to be followed by a Committal Service at the Goomeri Lawn Cemetery.

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

R O W L A N D, Mervyn, “Merv"
R O W L A N D, Mervyn, “Merv”, late of Kingaroy, formerly Mount Isa, passed away Friday 22nd October 2010, aged 75 years.

Beloved husband of Dot, loving father and father-in-law of Rennae, Jacinta and Tyson, loved Poppy of Tegan, Grace and Eve.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Merv’s Funeral Service, to be held in The Chapel, South Burnett Crematorium, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 29th October 2010 at 10:30am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Young Care greatly appreciated, envelopes available at the service.

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

J E N S E N, Kevin Ronald
J E N S E N, Kevin Ronald, late of Proston, passed away Friday 22nd October 2010, aged 77 years.

Loving husband of Margaret (dec’d) (nee Keys), Dad to Julie and Richard Grimes, Christine and Allan Kirsch, Patricia and Christopher Keenan, Grampy to 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Kevin’s Funeral Service to be held in St Peters Anglican Church, Wondai Road Proston, on Friday 29th October 2010, at 2:00pm, followed by a Committal Service at the Proston Lawn Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – 4162 7988
(inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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