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R E W A L D, Joyce Amelia
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 5th September 2017 at 1pm.

R E W A L D, Joyce Amelia

Late of Murgon, sadly passed away Wednesday 30th August 2017.

Aged 80 years

Beloved wife of Colin, and also of Roy Sempf (dec’d). Cherished mother of Lynn Schultz, Rhonda Carmichael, Wendy Hams, Margariet Laughton, Susan Kinsella and Pam Ricketts. Loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Joyce’s Funeral Service, to be held in St Paul’s Lutheran Church, Thorn Street, Murgon, Tuesday 5th September 2017 at 1pm.

To be followed by interment with in the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

As per the family’s request can the members from the bowls club please attend in uniform.

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

N E U E N D O R F, Murlene Joyce
Private Cremation Service

N E U E N D O R F, Murlene Joyce

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Thursday 31st August 2017.

Aged 75 years

Dearly loved wife of James. Cherished mother of Robert and Karen. Adored grandmother of Cameron.

A Private Cremation Service for Murlene will be held as per her wishes.

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

H O D G E, Raymond Arnold
Funeral Service to be held Friday 1st September 2017 at 10:30am.

H O D G E, Raymond Arnold

Late of Wondai, peacefully passed away Saturday 26th August 2017.

Aged 92 years

Loving husband of Gwynedd. Loved father and father in-law of Christine and Terry, Karen and Anthony. Grandfather of Garth and Jenna.

Family and friends are invited to attend Raymond’s Funeral Service to be held within the Uniting Chruch, Pring St, Wondai, Friday 1st September 2017 at 10:30am. To be followed by interment with in the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

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

D O U G L A S, Florence Jean
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 30th August 2017 at 10am

D O U G L A S, Florence Jean

Late of Nanango, peacefully passed away Thursday 24th August 2017.

Aged 76 Years

Loving wife to Robert (dec’d), cherished sister to Merlyn.

Family and friends are invited at attend Florence’s funeral service to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery) Wednesday 30th August 2017 at 10am.

Followed by interment at the Nanango Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Council of Queensland and envelopes will be provided.

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

S O K O L L, Mervyn Cecil
Funeral Service to be held Friday 25th August at 11am.

S O K O L L, Mervyn Cecil

Late of Hervey Bay and formerly of Wondai, passed away peacefully on Friday 18th August,
2017.

Aged 84 Years

Loved husband of Lola (dec’d) and Waveney (dec’d). Greatly loved father, father-in-law, grandfather and great grandfather of Sandy and Pete, Jenny and Shane, Gary and Sue, Don and Carmel and their families. He will be so greatly missed by all who knew him.

Family and friends are invited at attend Merv’s funeral service to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery) Friday 25th August at 11am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Council of Queensland and envelopes will be provided.

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

W E N K E, Roy Leslie
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 23rd August 2017 at 11am.

W E N K E, Roy Leslie

Late of Forest View Aged Care Wondai and formerly of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Sunday 13th August 2017.

Aged 98 Years

Dearly loved husband of Reitha (dec’d). Much loved father and father-in-law to John and Debbie, Dorothy and Pete, Valmae (dec’d) and Bob, and Alwyn. Adored Pop to 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

Forever in our hearts

Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Roy’s life, to be held in St John's Lutheran Church, Crn Youngman and Markwell Street, Kingaroy on Wednesday 23rd August 2017 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Monumental Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Queensland Cancer Council 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

G R O H N, Mary Joyce
Memorial Service to be held Tuesday 22nd August 2017 at 1.30pm.

G R O H N, Mary Joyce

Late of Goomeri, peacefully passed away Sunday 13th August 2017.

Aged 71 Years

Loving wife to Richard. Adored mother and mother-in-law to Jennifer and Jim, Peter and Christine, Kathryn and Andrew, Carolyn, Linda and Jason. Cherished grandma to Lachlan, Jamie, Emma and Karissa.

Memorial service to be held in the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness Church, McAllister Street, Murgon, Tuesday 22nd August 2017 at 1.30pm.

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

I R W I N, Thomas William (Tom)
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Friday 25th August 2017 at 11 am.

I R W I N, Thomas William (Tom)

Late of Goomeri, passed away peacefully Wednesday 16th August 2017.

Aged 87 years

Loving husband of Betty. Beloved father of David, Vera, Harold (dec’d), Julie, Heather, Wayne, Faye and Bradley. Adored father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Tom, to be held within the Murgon Monumental Cemetery, Friday 25th August 2017 at 11 am.

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

L A H E R T Y, Graham Richard
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 24th August 2017 at 1 pm.

L A H E R T Y, Graham Richard

Late of Nanango, suddenly passed away Tuesday 15th August 2017.

Aged 63 years

Beloved husband of Debra. Loving father and father-in-law of Kurt and Lisa, Amy and Brad. Adored Pop to Charlize, Braxtan, Dakoda, Shayla and Xander.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service for Graham, to be held in Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Thursday 24th August 2017 at 1 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

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

B U D G E N, Charles Leslie
Gravside Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 22nd August 2017 at 1.30 pm.

B U D G E N, Charles Leslie

Late of Nambour and formerly of Yarraman, passed away peacefully Wednesday 16th August 2017.

Aged 86 years

Loving husband of Edith (dec’d). Beloved father of Charles, Peter, Keith, Robyn and Gayle. Adored father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Charles, to be held within the Yarraman Lawn Cemetery, Yarraman Kooralgin Road, Yarraman, Tuesday 22nd August 2017 at 1.30 pm.

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

G O O D G E R, (Molly) Mary Evelyn (nee Wood)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 21st August 2017 at 1.30 pm.

G O O D G E R, (Molly) Mary Evelyn
(nee Wood)

Late of “Rotherwood”, Goodger, passed away peacefully Monday 14th August 2017.

Aged 104 years and 10 months

Beloved wife of Lance Goodger (dec’d). Loving mother of Maldon, Brian, Betty, Gerald, Garth (dec’d), Douglas (dec’d), Diane Campbell and David. Much loved mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother to their families. Cherished sister to Josie Wood and Peg Hite.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service for Molly, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Monday 21st August 2017 at 1.30 pm.

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

D A E T Z, Edwin George
Memorial Service to be held Monday 21st August 2017 at 11 am.

D A E T Z, Edwin George

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of Marburg, passed away peacefully Wednesday 9th August 2017.

Aged 85 years

Loving husband of Rose. Beloved father of Nola and Evan. Cherished father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Edwin, to be held in St John’s Lutheran Church, crn Markwell and Youngman Streets, Kingaroy, Monday 21st August 2017 at 11 am.

A Private Committal Service will be held as per his family’s request.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart Foundation 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

B I S H O P, Estelle Margaret (Peg)
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 17th August 2017 at 2.30 pm.

B I S H O P, Estelle Margaret (Peg)

Late of Coolabunia, passed away Wednesday 9th August 2017.

Aged 89 years

Beloved wife of Reg (dec’d). Loving mother of Jenny, Tom, Margaret, Chris, Mervyn, Peter and Robert. Loved mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service for Peg, to be held in Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Thursday 17th August 2017 at 2.30 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

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

B U T L E R, Caroline
Funeral Service to be held Friday 18th August 2017 at 11am.

B U T L E R, Caroline

Late of Wondai, peacefully passed away Friday 11th August 2017.

Aged 97 Years

Beloved wife to John (dec’d). Cherished mother and mother in-law to Arthur and Meryl (Pattie), Mark and Jane. Adored grandmother and great grand-mother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Caroline’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 18th August 2017 at 11 am.

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

P R A T T, Rita Mary
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 17th August 2017 at 10am.

P R A T T, Rita Mary

Late of ‘Karinya’ Murgon, passed away peacefully into Gods care Friday
11th August 2017.

Aged 84 Years

Beloved wife of Earl. Much loved mother and mother-in-law to Paul and Stacey, Helen and Shaun. Cherished nanna to Ashleigh, Tyler, Mitchell, Georgia and Candice. Proud great grand-mother to Oliver, adored sister and sister in-law and Aunty to her families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Rita at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Angel Ave, Murgon, Thursday 17th August 2017 at 10 am.

To be followed by interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to The Parkinsons Society may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

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

W I L S O N, Anthony (Tony)
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 16th August 2017 at 2.30pm.

W I L S O N, Anthony (Tony)

Late of Memerambi, passed away Saturday 5th August 2017.

Aged 56 Years

Beloved father of Kylie, Jessica, Nadia and Bethany.
Father-in-law to Nathan Knight, Adam Walpole and Dylan Osborne.
Brother to Louise, Jamie and Leanne. Uncle to Kristy, Lissy, Karise, Daniel, Wayne and Mellissa.
Grandfather to Khan, Seth, Anaiah and Alice-Belle. Friend to all.

His huge loving heart and sense of humour will be forever missed.

Funeral service will be held at Virgo Funerals Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy (Adjacent to Taabinga Cemetery) Wednesday 16th August 2017 at 2.30pm.

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

B O N E Y, Rory Glen
Funeral Service to be held Friday 18th August 2017 at 11am.

B O N E Y, Rory Glen

Late of Cherbourg, sadly taken from us Monday 7th August 2017.

Aged 62 Years

Loving partner to Toni. Cherished father to Barbara, Eileen, Brodie and Glynn. Adored nephew to the Fisher family and beloved son-in-law to Elizabeth Jacob. He was dearly loved by all his relations and friends,
and will also be sadly missed by the Muddy Flat Band.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate Rory’s life at the Community hall, Cherbourg, Friday 18th August 2017 at 11 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

A Y R E, Una Vivien
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 16th August 2017 at 11 am.

A Y R E, Una Vivien (Nee Young)

Late of ‘Orana’, and formerly of Wooroolin, Brigooda, Tin Can Bay, and Kingaroy.

18th February 1926 ~ 8th August 2017

Eldest child of Hem Jen (Harry) and Norah Young (dec’d).

Loving and beloved mother and mother-in-law of Helen and Noel Young, Larry (dec’d) and Robin Franz. Loving grandmother and great-grandmother to their families. Loving sister and sister-in-law of Daphne Rossow (dec’d), Wilfred and Heather Young and aunt to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Una’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue Kingaroy, (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 16th August 2017 at 11 am. To be followed by a private cremation.
Loved by all who knew her
Virgo Funerals - Kingaroy - Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

L I G H T, William Robertson
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 10th August 2017 at 2 pm.

L I G H T, William Robertson (Bob)

Late of Kingaroy, passed away Monday 7th August 2017.

Aged 84 years

Loving husband of Coral. Cherished father of Jennifer. Much loved poppy, grandfather to Cohen and Keira. Brother and uncle.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bob’s Funeral Service to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer avenue, Kingaroy, (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 10th August 2017 at 2 pm. To be followed by a private cremation.

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

S C H A F F E R I U S, Stanley Keith (Stan)
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 8th August 2017 at 11am.

S C H A F F E R I U S, Stanley Keith (Stan)

Late of Wondai, passed away peacefully Sunday 30th July 2017.

Aged 88 Years

Loving husband of Joyce, cherished father to Gayle (dec’d) and Ian. Much loved Pop to 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate Stan’s life at St John’s Trinity Lutheran Church, Edward Street, Wondai. Tuesday 8th August 2017 at 11am.

To be followed by interment within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery.

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