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Our Coffin Range
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Memorials & Plaques
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Making Arrangements
What's involved in making funeral arrangements? Most people have very little experience with this and can find it confusing. But our handy guide explains the process clearly and simply.

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.  


G E N T R Y, Clement (Clem)
G E N T R Y, Clement, (Clem), late of Brisbane, formerly Johnstown Goomeri, passed away Friday 20th August 2010, aged 88 Years.

Beloved husband of Barbara, loving father and father-in-law of Madonna, James, Damian, Ciaran and Jayne, grandfather of their families and loved brother.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Clem in Our Lady Help of Christians’ Catholic Church, Gipps Street Nanango, Thursday 26th August 2010, at 11:00am, followed by a Committal Service at the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
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L A W E R E N C E, Zena Ivy, (nee Parker)
L A W E R E N C E, Zena Ivy, (nee Parker), late of Kingaroy, formerly of “Kenewah”, Blackbutt, passed away 20th August 2010, aged 95 years.

Beloved wife of Fred (dec’d), loving mother and mother-in-law of Desley and Lew McDonald, Shirley and Tom Hoare, Merle Lockett, Joy and Gary Jensen, loved grandmother and great- grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Zena’s Life, to be held in The Chapel, South Burnett Crematorium, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy, Monday 23rd August 2010 at 2:00pm.

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

B L E Y S, Robert William, “Bob”
B L E Y S, Robert William, “Bob”, late of Cloyna, formerly Byee, passed away peacefully, Friday 20th August 2010, aged 75 years.

Beloved husband of Judy (dec’d), loving father of Peter, Micheal, Bruce, Leanne, Geoffrey, and Phillip, loved father-in-law, Pop and Great-Poppy to their families and brother of Marj.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bob’s Funeral Service, to be held in Christchurch Anglican Church, Taylor Street, Murgon, Wednesday 25th August 2010, at 1:00pm, followed by a Committal Service at the Murgon Cemetery.

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

F A R L E Y, Keith Bertram
F A R L E Y, Keith Bertram, late of Forestview, Wondai, formerly of Hivesville. Passed away peacefully Thursday 19th August 2010. Aged 82 years.

Beloved husband of Pat, loved father and father-in-law of Colleen and Red, Noela and Paul, Keith and Marley and Janice and Shane, loving pop of Larissa, Mikaela and Travis, Jessie and Kasey, James, Mason and Lizzy and Breanna, brother, brother-in-law and uncle of their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Keith’s Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Wondai Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Wondai, Tuesday, 24th August 2010 at 10 am.

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

H O P F, Stella Maud
H O P F, Stella Maud, late of Goomeri, formerly “Mount View” Cinnabar. Passed away peacefully at home Monday 16th August 2010. Aged 88 years.

Beloved wife of Stan, mother of Lavinia and Tony, grandmother of Leanne, Natalie, Ricky and Tracey and great-grandmother of Anthony, Damien and Elisha (Dec’d).

A Private Cremation Service was held Thursday 19th August 2010 as per Stella’s wishes.

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

S M I T H, Glen Thomas (QX007239)
S M I T H, Glen Thomas (QX007239), late of Nanango. Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 17th August 2010 surrounded by his loving family. Aged 92 years.

Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Wesener), cherished uncle of his many nieces and nephews and a friend to many.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Glen’s Funeral Service to be held at St Anne’s Anglican Church, Burnett St, Nanango, on Friday 20th August 2010 at 2 pm. Followed by interment at Nanango Cemetery.

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

L I T Z O W, Dorothy May (Dolly):-
L I T Z O W, Dorothy May (Dolly):-

Late of Jefferies Street Murgon, taken into God’s Care, 7th August 2010, 18 days short of her 90th Birthday.

Beloved wife of Vincent (Dec’d), mother and mother-in-law of Yvonne and Alf, Barry and Lyn, Keith and Donna, grandmother and great-grandmother of their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Thanksgiving Service for Dolly, to be held in the Murgon District Baptist Church, Macalister Street Murgon on Friday 27th August at 11:00am, followed by a Committal service at the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

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

K R A U S E, Ruth Mary
K R A U S E, Ruth Mary, late of Peachester, formerly Kingaroy.

Beloved partner Jon, daughter of Joan and Charles (dec’d), sister of Rita and John, loved sister-in-law and aunt to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ruth’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 20th August 2010 at 11:00am, followed by a Committal Service at the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy – 07 4162 7988
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A I R S, John Leslie “Jack”
A I R S, John Leslie “Jack”, late of Kingaroy, formerly East Wooroolin, passed away peacefully Wednesday 11th August 2010, aged 78 years.

Beloved husband of Edna, loving father of Les and Marina, loved Grandad to Isla and Milly.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jack’s Funeral Service, to be held in The Chapel, South Burnett Crematorium, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy, on Wednesday 18th August 2010, at 10:30am.

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

F R E E G A R D, Ina Muriel
F R E E G A R D, Ina Muriel, late of Tingoora, passed away peacefully Wednesday 11th August 2010, aged 85 years.

Beloved wife of Bob (dec’d), loving mother and mother-in-law of Gail and Brian Horne, Narelle and Mark Byrne, Robyn and Darryl Broomhall, Bev and Tony Fiedler, loved Grandma and Great-grandma to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Ina’s Life, to be held in Virgo’s Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 13th August 2010, at 1:30pm, followed by a Committal Service at the Taabinga Cemetery.

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

G O D S E L L, Eric Stanley, (Bandy)
G O D S E L L, Eric Stanley, (Bandy), late of Hivesville Hotel, formerly of Augathella (Godsell’s Transport). Passed away peacefully on Tuesday 10th August 2010.

Beloved husband of Denise, loving father of Edward, Steven and Lisa, loved father-in-law of Susan and Damian and loving poppy of Grace, Hannah-Lea, Thomas, Amy-Jane, Cameron, Alex, Emmie, Macie and Katie-Maree.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend The Celebration of Eric’s Life to be held at The Chapel, South Burnett Crematorium (adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, on SUNDAY, 15th August 2010, at 11 am.

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

M O R S C H, Rebecca Florence (Becky)
M O R S C H, Rebecca Florence (Becky), late of Goomeri. Passed away peacefully in the Murgon Hospital on Friday 6th August 2010. Aged 72 years.

Beloved wife of Ray, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Jenny and Craig (Dec’d) Stower, Col and Karen McArthur and Phillip and Katrina Morsch, treasured grandma of Nathan and Amber, Kendall, Morgan and Wink, Mitchell and Stacey, Kaycee (Dec’d), Ryan, Bradley and Karley, sister, sister-in-law and aunt to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Becky’s Cremation Service to be held in The Chapel, South Burnett Crematorium, (Adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery), 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy on Saturday the 14th August 2010 at 12 midday. To be followed by refreshments in the Goomeri S.E.S. Building, Moore St, Goomeri.

Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 4162 7988
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www.virgofunerals.com.au

J O N E S, Greta
J O N E S, Greta, late of Dalby. Passed away peacefully in the Dalby Hospital on Friday 6th August 2010. Aged 70 years.

Beloved wife of Keith, loving mother of Alina and Andre.

A Private Cremation will be held.

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

S P I E R S, Gladys Mildred Mary (Midge)
S P I E R S, Gladys Mildred Mary (Midge), late of Orana, formerly Wondai, passed away peacefully Wednesday 4th August 2010, aged 85 years.

Beloved wife of Ronald (dec’d), loving mother of Regene Peters, Renay Hand and their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Midge’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be held Tuesday 10th August 2010, at 10:30am, at the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway Wondai.

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

C A R L T O N, Brenda Rose
C A R L T O N, Brenda Rose, late of Hivesville. Passed away peacefully on Sunday 1st August 2010. Aged 66 years.

Beloved wife of Ted, loving mother and mother-in-law of Julie and Ken and Judy.

Relatives and friends and invited to attend Brenda’s Funeral Service to be held at South Burnett Ministries, 44 Rodney Church, Proston, on Wednesday 11th August at 10 am.

Brenda will be laid to rest in the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

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

W O O D S, Cpl Joshua Lyle, 8242709, 5 AVN Regt
W O O D S, Cpl Joshua Lyle, 8242709, 5 AVN Regt, late of Townsville, called home Friday 30th July 2010, aged 33 years.

Beloved son of Sharon Kirstenfeldt and Mark Woods, loving father of Tyson and Rhiana, loved brother of Daniel, Janine, Mylles, Dennis (dec’d), Marree, Ben and their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Joshua’s Funeral Service, to be held Wednesday 11th August 2010 at 11:00am, in The Chapel, South Burnett Crematorium, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy.

In lieu of flowers donations to Legacy much appreciated.

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

L A N G L E Y, Andrea Evelyn (Ann)
L A N G L E Y, Andrea Evelyn (Ann), late of Wondai, formerly Townsville, passed away peacefully after a long illness, Sunday 1st August 2010, aged 67 years.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ann’s Funeral Service, to be held Saturday 7th August 2010 at 1 pm in The Chapel, South Burnett Crematorium, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy.

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

H O O D, Annie Areta Joyce
H O O D, Annie Areta Joyce, late of Kingaroy, Qld, formerly Gordon Street Semaphore Park, passed away peacefully, Wednesday 28th July 2010, aged 95 years.

Adroed wife of William “Beefy” (dec’d), loving mother and mother-in-law of Barbara and Barrie Johnson, special Nan to Clayton and Jane, Christeine and Arthur, Craige and Annie, loving great-Nan to Corbyn, Tayla, Alisha, Ben, Casey, Cameron and families.

A family service is being held for Annie on Monday 2nd August 2010.

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

B E R L I N, Ivy Theresa
B E R L I N, Ivy Theresa, late of Orana, formerly Nanango, passed away peacefully Saturday 31st July 2010, 19 days short of her 103rd birthday.

Beloved wife of Angus (dec’d), loving mother and mother-in-law of Robin and Mary and Keith.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ivy’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be held Wednesday 4th August 2010 at 10:30am at the Nanango Cemetery, Cairns Street, Nanango.

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

H A D D O C K, Thelma Louisa
H A D D O C K, Thelma Louisa, late of Kingaroy. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 28th July 2010. Aged 88 years.

Sadly misssed by her family and friends.

'Privately Cremated'

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