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Funeral Notices
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G R I M E S, Gerald Alister (Gerry)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 29th May 2015 at 12.30pm.

G R I M E S, Gerald Alister (Gerry)

Late of ‘Corrunovan’ Proston, passed away peacefully on Sunday 24th May 2015.

In his 88th year

Beloved husband of Margery. Father and father-in-law of Sally, Richard and Julie (dec’d), Stephen and Cindy and Anne. Cherished ‘Grandad’ of Karla, Lauren and Freddy, Elise and Luke, Sam, Bailey, Matthew, Zoe and Harry. ‘Great-Grandad’ of Lilly, Fred, Ben, Elle and Emily.

Family and friends are invited to attend Gerry’s Funeral Service, to be held within the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 29th May 2015 at 12.30pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Alzheimer’s Australia 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 C H U L T Z, Cyril
Requiem Mass to be held Wednesday 27th May 2015 at 11 am.

S C H U L T Z, Cyril

Late of Proston, sadly passed away peacefully Wednesday 20th May 2015.

Aged 91 years

Beloved brother and brother-in-law of and Mavis, Noel and Yvonne, Colin and Iris, and of the late Leonard, Stanley, Peggy, Josephine and John.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Cyril, to be held in Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Catholic Church, Rodney Street, Proston, Wednesday 27th May 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Proston Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Council Queensland 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

R E I N K E, Douglas William (Dougy)
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Thursday 28th May 2015 at 10.30 am.

R E I N K E, Douglas William (Dougy)

Late of Proston, sadly passed away Friday 22nd May 2015.

Aged 93 years

Loving brother of Lorna (dec’d), Artie (dec’d), Dorothy Bauer, Eileen (dec’d) and brother-in-law of Merv Rowse (dec'd). Cherished uncle to Brian Bauer, Linda Bauer, Beverley Lesniewski, Roslyn Kent, Suzanne Fletcher and great-uncle to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Dougy’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Proston Lawn Cemetery, Proston-Bridgooda Road, Proston, Thursday 28th May 2015 at 10.30 am.

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

H A L T E R, Shirley
Funeral Service to be held on Friday 22nd May 2015 at 10.30am.

H A L T E R, Shirley

Late of Kingaroy passed away unexpectedly Monday 18th May 2015.

Aged 79 years

Beloved wife of Kerry. Loved mother and mother-in-law to Michael (dec’d) and Paula (dec’d), Patricia and Richard. Cherished Nanny and great Nanny to all her family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Shirley’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 22nd May 2015 at 10.30 am.

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

L Y M B E R Y, Jesse Willard
Funeral Service to be held Monday 18th May 2015 at 10.30 am.

L Y M B E R Y, Jesse Willard

Late of the Karinya Aged Care Facility, Nanango, passed away peacefully Monday 11th May 2015.

Aged 90 years

Loving husband of Dorothy (dec’d). Cherished step-father to Jack and Tina, Joy and Keith. Beloved grandfather and great-grandfather to their families. Adored brother to Lucy, Pearl (dec'd), Bill (dec'd) and uncle to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jesse’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 18th May 2015 at 10.30 am.

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

Z I N N A, Evoluta Vito (Vic)
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 13th May 2015 at 10.30 am.

Z I N N A, Evoluto Vito (Vic)

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of Auburn NSW, sadly passed away Saturday 2nd May 2015.

Aged 82 years

Loving husband of Shirley (dec’d). Beloved father, step-father, grandfather and great-grandfather to their family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Vic’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 13th May 2015 at 10.30 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Monumental Cemetery.

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

H O O P E R, Jean
Funeral Service to be held Friday 8th May 2015 at 1.30pm.

H O O P E R, Jean

Late of Canowindra , formerly of Nanango passed away peacfully, Monday 4th May 2015 after a long illness.

Aged 83 years

Beloved wife of Rowan. Loved mother and mother-in-law to Kaylene and Darryl Schilf, Glenn and Genevieve Hooper. Cherished and much loved grandmother to Brett and Trent Schilf, Matthew and Ben Hooper.

“Always in our hearts and cherished forever”

Family and friends are invited to attend Jean’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), TODAY , Friday 8th May 2015 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

P A T T E R S O N, John Richard
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 9th May at 12.00pm.

P A T T E R S O N, John Richard

Late of Nanango formerly of Goondiwindi, passed away peacefully Sunday 3rd May 2015.

Aged 70 years

Much loved husband of Gina. Beloved father to Jacqui, Rick, Trish, Tania, Kelli and Christian. Cherished Pop and uncle to all his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass to celebrate John’s life, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Saturday 9th May 2015 at 12.00pm.

To be followed by internment within the Taabinga Cemetery.

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

N E U B A U E R, Stanley George ‘Stan’
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 6th May 2015 at 11.00am

N E U B A U E R, Stanley George ‘Stan’

Late of Kingaroy passed away peacefully, Friday 1st May 2015.

Aged 86 years

Beloved father of Jeff and Greg. Much loved brother and uncle to all his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Stan’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 6th May 2015 at 11 am.

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

S O U T H, James (Jim/Southy)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 8th May 2015 at 11 am.

S O U T H, James (Jim/Southy)

Late of Murgon, passed away peacefully Monday 27th April 2015.

Aged 75 years

Loving brother, uncle and ‘Pa’ to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jim’s Funeral Service, to be held at the Murgon Baptist Church, MacAlister Street, Murgon, Friday 8th May 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

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

W I C K H A M, Margaret Jean
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 29th April 2015 at 1.30 pm.

W I C K H A M, Margaret Jean

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of the Gold Coast, passed away peacefully Friday 24th April 2015.

Aged 81 years

Loving mother of Jennifer, Elizabeth and Andrea. Cherished mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Margaret’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 29th April 2015 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)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

B O L D E R Y, Jean
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 28th April 2015 at 11 am.

B O L D E R Y, Jean

Late of Blackbutt, sadly passed away Tuesday 21st April 2015.

Aged 96 years

Loving wife of Jack (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Mark and Christine, Joanne and Frank. Cherished ‘Grandma’ to David, Luke, Ben, Linda, Ricky, Lucy, Catania and Daisy.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jean’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Uniting Church, D’Aguilar Highway, Blackbutt, Tuesday 28th April 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Blackbutt Monumental Cemetery.

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

T H A M M, Walter Herbert (Wally)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 27th April 2015 at 11 am.

T H A M M, Walter Herbert (Wally)

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of Kumbia, passed away peacefully Sunday 19th April 2015.

Aged 85 years

Loving husband of Dorrie and of his first wife Beryl (dec’d). Beloved father to Russell, Christopher, Philip, Gregory and Carolyn. Cherished father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and step-father to the Thamm and Ellem families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Wally’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Peace Lutheran Church, Koehler Street, Kumbia, Monday 27th April 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Kumbia Back Road Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to The Gideons International In Australia, 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

B R O W N, Claire
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 22nd April 2015 at 1 pm.

B R O W N, Claire

Late of Wattlecamp and formerly of South Port, sadly passed away peacefully Friday 17th April 2015.

Aged 63 years

Loving wife of Barry. Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Deb and Greg, Katrina and Scott. Cherished ‘Nana’ to Dylan, Jake, Chloe and Kaleb.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Claire’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 22nd April 2015 at 1 pm.

‘No black, no suits, no ties and no flowers’

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

M c I N T Y R E, Cynthia ‘Diann’
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Monday 20th April 2015 at 11 am.

M c I N T Y R E, Cynthia ‘Diann’

Late of Ipswich and formerly of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Tuesday 14th April 2015.

Aged 66 years

Beloved wife of Ronald. Much loved mother and mother-in-law to Warren and Tricia, Tracey and Andrew, Mark and Vanessa. Cherished Grandma and great-Grandma to all her family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Diann’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Monday 20th April 2015 at 11 am.

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

P E R R Y, Anthony Scott ‘Tony’
Funeral Service to be held Friday 17th April 2015 at 10.30am.

P E R R Y, Anthony Scott ‘Tony’

Late of Ballogie passed away unexpectedly Sunday 5th April 2015

Aged 55 years

Loving son of Neville and Patricia (dec’d). Loved brother, brother-in-law and uncle. Also best mate to Marty, Lesley and their family.
Much loved Dad of Kelly, Jodie, Rachel, Megan, Gus and Grand Pappy to all their children. Loved Daddy to Patrick and Julianne.
A true blue mate to all who knew him.

Family and friends are invited to attend Tony’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 17th April 2015 at 10.30 am.

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

M U S T O N, Beth
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 15th April 2015 at 2.00 pm.

M U S T O N, Beth

Late of a Kingaroy passed away peacefully Thursday 9th April 2015

Aged 78 years

Beloved wife of Jack. Much loved mother and mother-in-law to Marilyn and Brett. Cherished Nanny to Aiden. Loved Aunty and Sister to all her family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Beth’s Funeral Service to be held at St Michaels’ and All Angels Anglican Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy, Wednesday 15th April 2015 at 2 pm.

To be followed by a private Cremation Service

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

G R I M E S, Julie Anne (nee Jensen)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 17th April 2015 at 10.30am.

G R I M E S, Julie Anne (nee Jensen)

Late of a Proston passed away peacefully surrounded by family Saturday 11th April 2015

Aged 55 years

Beloved wife of Richard. Much loved mother and mother-in-law to Karla, Lauren and Fred, Elise and Luke. Cherished Nan to Lilly, Fred, Ben, Elle and Emily. Loved sister of Christine and Pattie.

Family and friends are invited to attend Julie’s Funeral Service to be held at St Peter’s, Anglican Church, Wondai Road, Proston, Friday 17th April 2015 at 10.30am.

To be followed by interment within the Proston Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation 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

S C H M O C K E R, Christopher Mark
Requiem Mass to be held Monday 13th April 2015 at 11 am.

S C H M O C K E R, Christopher Mark

Late of Kingaroy, was suddenly taken Tuesday 7th April 2015.

Aged 24 years

Loving partner of Tenille. Cherished son of Santina and Malcolm. Loved brother to Matthew, a wonderful grandson and friend to all.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass for Christopher, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Monday 13th April 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Peace Lutheran Church Cemetery, Benair.

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

F E N T O N, Elizabeth Ann ‘Betty’ Nee Carew
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 11th April 2015 at 10.30 am

F E N T O N, Elizabeth Ann ‘Betty’ Nee Carew

Late of Brisbane formerly of Kingaroy passed away peacefully Monday 6th April 2015

Aged 101 Years

Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Bev and Andy, Denise (dec’d), Elaine and Terry. Cherished Nana to all her grandchildren and great grand children.

Family and friends are invited to attend Requiem Mass to celebrate Betty’s life, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Saturday 11th April 2015 at 10.30 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Monumental Cemetery.

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