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Christmas Memorial Service
Christmas Memorial Service

An invitation is extended to gather at Virgo's Furneral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery) Wednesday 14th December 2016 at 6.30pm for a Service of Remembrance to celebrate the memory of loved ones during this festive time of year.

Please RSVP by Tuesday 13th December by 4pm.

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

R I C H A R D S O N, Basil John
Funeral Service to be held Friday 9th December 2016 at 2pm

Late of Nanango and formerly of Roma, sadly passed away Sunday 4th December 2016.

Aged 55 years

Adored son of Lydia and Ronald (dec'd). Cherished father and father-in-law to Naree and Kurt, Matthew, Ben and Levi. Beloved brother to Chrissy and Geoff, Leonie and Gary, Sharon and Russell. Treasured uncle to his nephew and nieces. Much loved Poppy to Mak, Liam, Eli, Ruby

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Basil, to be held within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery, Appin Street Nanango, Friday 9th December at 2pm.

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

E R I C H S E N, Sylvia Joy (nee Greenslade)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 9th December 2016 at 11:30am.

E R I C H S E N, Sylvia Joy
(nee Greenslade)

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Thursday 24th November 2016.

Aged 102 years

Beloved wife of Con (dec'd), loving mum of Trev (dec'd) and Gayle. Adored Grandmother, Great-grandmother and Great great-grandmother to their families.

A Private Cremation Service for Sylvia will be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery) Friday 9th December 2016 at 11:30am.

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

P I C K S T O C K - H A L L, David Peter
Funeral Service, to be held Thursday 8th December 2016 at 11am

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Friday 2nd December 2016.

Aged 66 Years

Dearly loved husband of Rae. Cherished father to Jason and Angela in (NZ).
Admired brother to John and Richard in (England) and respected brother-in-law to James and Laurie Tubbs.

Adored Grandad to Nico, Lucy, Alicia, Isabella, Sofia and Maxwell in (NZ).

Relatives and friends are invited to attend David's Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 8th December 2016 at 11 am. 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

E M M S, Wayne
Funeral Service, to be held Friday 9th December 2016 at 10.30am

Late of Yarraman, passed away peacefully Friday 2nd December 2016.

Aged 72 years

Adored husband of Marie. Cherished father to Gerard, Simon, Sarah, Shaun and Jim. Beloved poppy to Christian, Hannah, Jordan, Harry, Ella and Benson.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Wayne, to be held in the Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Church, Cnr Watson and Barr-Smith Streets, Yarraman, Friday 9th December 2016 at 10.30 am. To be followed by a Private Cremation Service.

In lieu of flowers donations to 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

S E A B R O O K, Julie-Ann
Funeral Service to be Wednesday 30th November 2016 at 9:30am.

S E A B R O O K, Julie-Ann

Late of Kingaroy, passed away unexpectedly Thursday 17th November 2016.

Aged 54 years

Beloved wife of Shane, Loved mum of Jeremy, Angela and Amanda.
Cherished grandmother of Jayden, Riley, Liam and Harrison. Adored Aunty of Selya and Emilia.
Loved Sister of Steven and His Partner Robyn.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Julie's Funeral Service to be within the Booie Cemetery, Radunz road, Booie, Wednesday 30th November 2016 at 9:30am.

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

P E R K I N S, Thomas (Tom) Charles
Funeral Service, to be held Wednesday 30 November 2016 at 1pm

P E R K I N S, Thomas (Tom) Charles

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of Home Creek, Wooroolin, passed away peacefully Thursday 24th November 2016.

Aged 79 years

Beloved husband of Tine, adored Dad to John and Lynn Perkins, Janice (Jan) and Malcolm (Mal) Rankin, Dorothy (Dot) and Gary Sempf, Jeffrey (Jeff) and Jenny Perkins, Linda Perkins and Dave (DJ) Joyce, Bronwyn and Glen Thomson. Loved grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Tom's Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Ministries Church in the Market Place, Bunya Highway, Kingaroy, 30 November 2016 at 1pm 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

B R O W N, Sheila
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Thursday 1st December 2016 at 10.30 am.

B R O W N, Sheila

Late of the Orana Lutheran Aged Care Complex, Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Friday 25th November 2016.

Aged 93 years

Loving wife of George Brown (dec'd). Beloved mother of John (dec'd). A cherished friend who will be sadly missed.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Sheila, to be held within the Pinnaroo Lawn Cemetery, Graham Road, Bridgeman Downs, Thursday 1st December 2016 at 10.30 am.

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

C O P P A R D, Helen Ann
Funeral Service to be held Monday 21st November 2016 at 2 pm.

C O P P A R D, Helen Ann

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Wednesday 16th November 2016.

Aged 74 years

Cherished wife of John. Beloved mother of Ann, Brett and Tonita. Adored grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Helen's Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 21st November 2016 at 2 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the 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

S T R E T T O N, Jennifer Joyce
Funeral Service to be held Monday 21st November 2016

Late of Manyung, passed away peacefully Sunday 13th November 2016

Aged 59 years

Loving Wife to Ken, Adored mother and mother in-law to Peter and Rebecca, Shane and Kylie.
Cherished grandmother to Ella-Beth, Clancy and Calum to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jenny's Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Murgon, Monday 21st November 2016 at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Endeavour 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

T R A C E, Gladys (nee Duck)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 18th November 2016 at 11 am.

T R A C E, Gladys (nee Duck)

Late of "Canowindra" Kingaroy and formerly of Brooklands, passed away peacefully Sunday 13th November 2016.

Aged 96 years

Loving wife of Archie (dec'd). Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Len and Carole, Laurie and Myra, Merv and Charmaine, Ray (dec'd) and Carmel, Ev and Tom. Cherished Nana, Great-Nana and Great-Great-Nana to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Gladys' Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 18th November 2016 at 11 am.

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

M c G R A T H, Brian Charles
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 17th November 2016 at 2 pm

Late of Nanango, sadly passed away Friday 11th November 2016.

Aged 85 years

Loving husband of Wendy. Cherished father to Diane, Tom, Christine, Alan and Gary. Beloved grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Brian's Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue,
Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 17th November 2016 at 2pm

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

R I E D Y, Betty
Requiem Mass to be held Wednesday 16th November 2016 at 10 am.

R I E D Y, Betty

Late of "Castra" Murgon and formerly of Hervey Bay and Wooroonden, passed away peacefully Wednesday 9th November 2016.

Aged 89 years

Beloved Soul Mate of George (dec'd). Adored mother and mother-in-law of Sharon and Brian, Narelle and Doug. Cherished Nanna and great-Nanna to Paul, Danny, Tammy, Adam, David, Luke and their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Betty, to be held in St Joseph's Catholic Church, Angel Avenue, Murgon, Wednesday 16th November 2016 at 10 am.

To be followed by interment within the Wondai Monumental Cemetery.

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

L U C A S, Leslie Alfred
Funeral Service, to be held within the Booie hall Booie Rd, Booie, Monday 7th November 2016 at 11 am.

L U C A S, Leslie Alfred

Late of Booie, sadly passed away early hours Sunday 30th October 2016.

Aged 83 years young.

Beloved husband of Sue and Val (dec'd). Loving father of Jennifer (dec'd), Brian, Janette, Gary and Jeffrey. Adored grandfather to their children.

Former caretaker and life member of the Booie Hall.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Leslie's Funeral Service, to be held within the Booie hall Booie Rd, Booie, Monday 7th November 2016 at 11 am.
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

D I E F E N B A C H, Sydney Charles
Funeral Service to be held Friday 4th November 2016 at 11 am.

D I E F E N B A C H, Sydney Charles

Late of Goomeri, sadly passed away Thursday 27th October 2016.

Aged 87 years

Loving husband of Olive. Adored father to Roslyn and Christine. Cherished father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Syd's Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 4th November 2016 at 11 am.

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

E D W A R D S, Dulcie Jane
Funeral Service to be held Friday 4th November 2016 at 9.30 am.

E D W A R D S, Dulcie Jane

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away after a period of illness Thursday 27th October 2016.

Aged 91 years

Loving wife of Cliff (dec'd). Beloved sister of Fanny (dec'd), William (dec'd), Olive (dec'd), Beryl (dec'd), Hazel, Marjorie and Cliff. Cherished sister-in-law, aunt and great-aunt to their families. Friend to Ron.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Dulcie's Funeral Service, to be held in St Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy, Friday 4th November 2016 at 9.30 am.

To be followed by a Private Cremation Service.

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

S T O N E, Yvonne Mary (nee Bassingthwaighte)
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 3rd November 2016 at 11 am.

S T O N E, Yvonne Mary (nee Bassingthwaighte)

Late of "Taralga" Retirement Village, Jandowae, and formerly of "Stoneleigh" and "Passchendaele", Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Wednesday 26th October 2016.

Aged 88 years

Loving wife of Cecil (dec'd). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of John and Dawn, Ken and Carolyn, Peter and Linda, Alan and Jeannene. "Grandma Stone" to her 8 grandchildren and her 7 great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Yvonne's Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 3rd November 2016 at 11 am.

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

W E S S L I N G, Alice
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 27th October 2016 at 11 am.

Late of "Castra" Murgon, passed away peacefully Friday 21st October 2016.

Aged 101 Years.

Beloved wife of Arthur (dec'd). Loved Mum of Glenda, Bruce, Pam and Denis. Adored Nana to Ian, Hope, Susan and Stephen. Cherished Great-Nana to Sophie, Cooper, Ryan and Hayden.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Alice's Funeral Service, to be held in St. Pauls Lutheran Church, Thorn Street, Murgon, to be followed by interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery on Thursday 27th October 2016 at 11 am.

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

F R A H M, Eileen Louisa
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Monday 24th October 2016 at 11 am.

F R A H M, Eileen Louisa

Late of "Castra" Murgon, passed away peacefully Friday 14th October 2016.

Aged 85 years

Eileen is survived by her husband Bevin and her three children Daryl, Susan, Bruce and their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Eileen's Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Wondai, Monday 24th October 2016 at 11 am.

Eileen loved colour, and for this reason we ask for people attending to wear something bright.

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

K A P E R N I C K, Gai Michele
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 20th October 2016 at 10.30 am.

K A P E R N I C K, Gai Michele

Late of Gympie and formerly of Tansey, passed away peacefully Thursday 13th October 2016.

Aged 46 years

Loving daughter of Ken and Bev Kapernick. Beloved sister of Gary, Rohan and Trina. Cherished partner of Barry. Adored sister-in-law, aunty and great-aunty to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Gai's Funeral Service, to be held in St John Trinity Lutheran Church, Edward Street, Wondai, Thursday 20th October 2016 at 10.30 am.

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