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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.  


C O O P E R, Mary Ann
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 28th December 2017 at 1pm.

C O O P E R, Mary Ann

Formerly of Ukana, Toowoomba. Late of Kingaroy and Nanango, peacefully passed away Tuesday 19th December 2017.

Aged 98 Years.

Loving wife to Leigh (dec’d), loved mother and mother-in-law to Glynn and Roslyn, Bev (dec’d) and Reg, Neil and Helen, Geoff and Karen. Cherished grandma and great-grandma to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Mary’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery),
Thursday 28th December 2017 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

S T E I N, Robina Jeanette
Funeral Service to be held Friday 5th January 2018 at 11am.

S T E I N, Robina Jeanette

Late of Boondall, peacefully passed away Tuesday 19th December 2017.

Aged 99 and a half years.
Loving wife to alexander (dec’d), cherished mother and mother-in-law to Alexander and Roena, Margaret and John, Carol and Bob, Jeanette, Susanne and Paul, Malcolm and Karen, Robert. Adored Nan and great Nan to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Robina's Funeral Service to be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 16 Lanyon Street, Bracken Ridge on Friday 5th January 2018 at 11am.

To be followed by interment within the Pinaroo Cemetery, Bridgeman Downs.

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

M A R S H A L L, Harry Colin
Funeral Service to be held Saturday 23rd December 2017 at 10 am.

M A R S H A L L, Harry Colin

11 . 11 . 1919 - 18 . 12 . 2017

Late of Haly Creek and formerly of Cronulla NSW, passed away peacefully in the Kingaroy Hospital.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Harry’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Saturday 23rd December 2017 at 10 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Homestead Cemetery, off Flagstone Creek Road, Haly Creek.

An invitation is extended to attend his wake from 11.30 am at ‘Windchimes’ 54 Ellesmere Road, Haly Creek.

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

K I D D, Henry Walter (Harry)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 29th December 2017 at 1.30 pm.

K I D D, Henry Walter (Harry)

Late of Bundaberg, formerly of Kunioon (Kingaroy) peacefully passed away Tuesday 19th December 2017.

Aged 76

Beloved father to Selina and Chris, grandad to Joudarn. Cherished son to Kate and Walter (dec'd) and brother to Ray (dec'd).

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Harry's funeral serve to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery) Friday 29th December 2017 at 1.30pm.

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

L I N C O L N, Reuben
Funeral Service to be held Friday 22nd December 2017 at 11.30am.

L I N C O L N, Reuben

Late of Booie (Kingaroy), peacefully passed away Saturday 16th December 2017.

Aged 93 Years.

Beloved husband to Joan (dec’d), adored father and father-In-Law to Sandra, Jeffrey, Pamela, Barry and Maureen, Linda and Robert. Cherished grandfather to Rodney (dec’d), Lisa, Daniel, Kellie-Anne, Katie and great grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service for Reuben at the Kingdom Hall Jehovah’s Witnesses, Tessmanns Road, Kingaroy.
Friday 22nd December 2017 at 11.30am.

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

V a n B e e l e n, Michael John Leo
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 21st December 2017 at 11am.

V an B e e l e n, Michael John Leo

Late of the Sunshine Coast, peacefully passed away Friday 15th December 2017.

Aged 50 Years
Loving son to Marco and Cornelia, beloved brother to Russ, Tanya (dec’d).
Adored uncle to Roxy, Sharna and great uncle to Jaxton.


Relatives and friends are invited to attend Michael’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery),
Thursday 21st December 2017 at 11am.


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

B A R N E S, Hazel
Memorial Service to be held Friday 15th December 2017 at 12 pm.

B A R N E S, Hazel

Late of ‘Castra’ Murgon and formerly of the ‘Orana’ ACF Kingaroy, passed away suddenly Thursday 7th December 2017.

Aged 82 years

Loving wife of Arthur. Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Jenny & Stan, Tim & Gaye, Jo & Phil, Dee & Ray, Ange & Dave. Precious Grandma to her 9 grandchildren and much adored Granny Hazel to her 11 great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Hazel, to be held in the Highway Christian Church, D’Aguilar Highway, Kingaroy, Friday 15th December 2017 at 12 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Vision Christian Radio may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

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

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

C H U D L E I G H, Janice Elsie
Funeral Service to be held Monday 18th December 2017 at 11am.

C H U D L E I G H, Janice Elsie

Late of Goodna, suddenly passed away Monday 11th December 2017.

Aged 73 Years.

Loving wife to Trevor, adored mother and mother In-Law to Cheryl and Boz, Janese and Charlie, Gavin and Trudi, Lynette and Shane, Kylee and Daniel. Beloved sister to Joan Chudleigh, Trevor Davies and Noel Davies. Cherished Nana and great Nana to their families.

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

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

V A N – V E G C H E L, Margaret Florence
Funeral Service to be held Monday 11th December 2017 at 9am.

V A N – V E G C H E L, Margaret Florence

Late of Karinya Aged Care Nanango, peacefully passed away Tuesday 5th December 2017.

Aged 91 Years.

Loving wife of John (dec’d), cherished mother and mother In-law of Paul and Fran, Ellen (dec’d), John and Brenda, Lydia and Michael. Adored 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),
Monday 11th December 2017 at 9am.

To be followed by a private interment within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Legacy 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

2017 Christmas Memorial Service
2017 Christmas Memorial Service

An open invitation is extended to gather at Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel,
24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery),
Wednesday 13th December 2017 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 12th December by 4pm.

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

M A H N E Y, Pamela June
M A H N E Y, Pamela June

Late of Goodger, passed away peacefully Friday 1st December 2017.

Aged 78 Years.

Beloved wife to Les (dec’d), loving mother and mother In-law of Bruce, Claire and Graham.
Devoted Nan to Stephanie, Mitchell, Travis and Kyrin.

Private cremation was held as per their family’s wishes.


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

F A N N I N G, Sylvia Joan
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 29th November 2017 at 11am.

F A N N I N G, Sylvia Joan

Late of Nanango, Passed away peacefully Wednesday 22nd November 2017.

Aged 83 years.

Beloved wife of Joseph (dec’d). Loving mother and mother-in-law of Stephen and Karen. Loved grandmother and great-grandmother to their family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Sylvia’s Funeral Service, to be held with in Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Wednesday 29th November 2017 at 11am.

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

K E M P, Bernadette Maria (Bernie) nee Robins
Requiem Mass to be held Monday 4th December 2017 at 10.30 am.

K E M P, Bernadette Maria (Bernie) nee Robins

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully in the company of loved ones Saturday 25th November 2017.

Aged 53 years

Loving mother of Jack. Beloved sister and sister-in-law of Chris and Wendy, Mary and Ken, Carmel and Paul. Cherished aunty and great-aunty to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Bernie to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Monday 4th December 2017 at 10.30 am. To be followed by a Private Cremation Service.

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

O S M E N T, Pamela May (Pam)
Funeral Service to be held Sunday 3rd December 2017 at 10.30 am.

O S M E N T, Pamela May (Pam)

Late of Toowoomba and formerly of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Tuesday 21st November 2017.

Aged 85 years

Loving wife of Donald (dec’d). Mother and mother-in-law of Mary and Joe Sutherland, Jim Osment (dec’d), John and Angela Osment, Anna and Greg Birch, and Rebecca Osment. Grandma to Jessica, Isaac & Chiara, Erica, Sam & Carissa, David & Naomi, Renae, Jacob, Sage and Talia. Great-Grandma to Alexander.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Pam’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Sunday 3rd December 2017 at 10.30 am.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

In memory of Pam, you are invited to wear a splash of pink.

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

B U R G E S S, Lesley Margaret (nee Dickenson)
Requiem Mass to be held Thursday 30th November 2017 at 11 am.

B U R G E S S, Lesley Margaret (nee Dickenson)

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Friday 24th November 2017.

Aged 67 years

Dearly loved daughter of Les (deceased) and Mary, and sister to Patricia, Peter and Jim. Loving mother of Dominique, Daniel, Michael, James and Ellen-Rose. Beloved mother-in-law and “Mummar” to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Lesley, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Thursday 30th November 2017 at 11 am. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Cemetery.

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

B R A I T H W A I T E, Betty Kathleen (Kath)
Memorial Service to be held Friday 1st December 2017 at 11 am.

B R A I T H W A I T E, Betty Kathleen (Kath)

Late of Murgon, passed away peacefully Friday 24th November 2017.

Aged 94 years

Loving wife of Charles (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Mary (dec’d), Peter and Yvonne, Barrie and Janelle, Phillip and Rosemary, Christopher and Julie. Cherished grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Kath’s Memorial Service, to be held in the Christ Church Anglican Church, Taylor Street, Murgon, Friday 1st December 2017 at 11 am.

A Private Committal Service will be held as per Kath’s wishes.

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 SON, Pamela Elizabeth (Pam)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 1st December 2017 at 11 am.

P A T T E R SON, Pamela Elizabeth (Pam)

Late of Murgon, passed away Saturday 25th November 2017.

Aged 74 years

Loving wife to Chris. Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Sean (dec’d), Mark and Wendy. Adored grandmother (Nanny) to Brianna and Amy. Cherished daughter of Ray (dec’d) and Isabelle Grimes. Adored sister of Trevor and Peter. Treasured friend to many.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life Service for Pam, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 1st December 2017 at 11 am.

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

H I N T O N, Frederick
Private Cremation Service to be held Thursday 23rd November 2017.

H I N T O N, Frederick

Late of Kingaroy, suddenly passed away Monday 13th November 2017.

Aged 88 Years

Dearly beloved husband of Jess. Loving father of Noel. Cherished grandad of Pam and Jenni. Adored great-grandad of Shakayla, Ashdyn, Alyssa and Stephanie.

A Private Cremation Service will be held for Frederick on Thursday 23rd November 2017.

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

A T K I N S, Ann (nee Langan)
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Saturday 25th November 2017 at 10.30 am.

A T K I N S, Ann (nee Langan)

Late of Murgon, Passed away Thursday 16th November 2017.

Aged 74 Years

Wife of Samuel Roy Atkins (dec’d). Mother of James, Suzanne, Margaret (dec’d), Tracey, Phillip, Maurice and Milissa. Mother-in-law to Fred (dec’d), Darryl, Ken and Leeane.

Grandmother to Heidi, Maxine, Corey, Harley, Jane, Breanna, Katie, Macey, Nathan (dec'd), Jacqui (dec'd), Rebekah, Chloe, Chad, Tess, Jamie and Joe. Great-grandmother of Bayley, Ryan, Kai and Paityn.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Ann’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Saturday 25th November 2017.

Please arrive by 10 O’clock for a 10:30 Commencement.

In Lieu of flowers, donations to the Murgon Hospital Auxiliary 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

H I L L, Stephen James
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 1 pm.

H I L L, Stephen James

Late of Cherbourg, sadly passed away Wednesday 15th November 2017.

Aged 50 years

Loving father of Jamie-Lee, Justine and Chris.
Beloved grandfather to all their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Stephen’s Funeral Service, to be held in the A I M Church, Barambah Avenue, Cherbourg, Thursday 23rd November 2017 at 1 pm.

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