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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.  


S H E L T O N, Peter Rodney
Memorial Service being held Monday 20th January 2014 at 3 pm

S H E L T O N, Peter Rodney

Late of Wooroonden, Murgon

Passed away peacefully after a short illness, Saturday 11th January 2014.

Aged 70 years

Beloved husband of Jenifer, loving brother, brother-in-law, uncle and great-uncle to David and Brenda, Margaret and Clive George, Cliff and Irene, Rob and Lynn, Robyn and Ian Riley, Bruce Durrand and Brian Durrand, and their families.

A Thanksgiving Service to celebrate Peter’s life will be held at the Uniting Church, Gore Street, Murgon on Monday 20th January 2014 at 3pm.

Family are respectfully invited to attend a Committal Service to be held at the Murgon Lawn Cemetery at 2 pm prior to the Thanksgiving Service.

No flowers by request.

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

E A T O N, Leslie John
E A T O N, Leslie John

Formerly of Nanango, sadly passed away Wednesday 8th January 2014.

Aged 82 years

Loving husband of Irene. Beloved father, father-in-law and grand-father to their families.

A private cremation will be held as per family wishes.

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

S W I N D A L E, Mavis Joyce Nalder
Funeral Service to be held Friday 17th January 2014 at 2 pm.

S W I N D A L E, Mavis Joyce Nalder

Late of Orana Lutheran Nursing Home, Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Saturday 11th January 2014.

Aged 90 years

Beloved wife of Gordon. Adored mother and mother-in-law of Beverley, Jeffrey and Jessica, Christine and George, Valerie and Kenneth, Kevin and Maria, Neil and Pat, Gary and Michelle. Loved grandmother and great-grandmother to all her family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Mavis’ Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 17th January 2014 at 2 pm.

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

A L E X A N D E R, Ivy Maud
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 9th January 2014 at 2.00pm.

A L E X A N D E R, Ivy Maud

Late of Nanango, passed away peacefully, Monday 6th of January 2014.

Aged 89 years

Loved wife of William (dec'd). Beloved mother and mother-in-law, cherished grandma and great grandma to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Ivy, to be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Thursday 9th January 2014 at 2.00 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)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

H A R D I N G, Irene Ivy
Funeral Service to be held Friday 10th January 2014 at 2.00 pm.

H A R D I N G, Irene Ivy

Late of Caloundra formerly of Cooyar passed away peacefully Monday 6th January 2014.

Aged 95 years

Loved wife of Bill (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law, cherished Grandma and great-Grandma to all her family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Irene’s Funeral Service to be held at St Anne’s Anglican Church, Burnett Street, Nanango, Friday 10th January 2014 at 2.00 pm.

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

C U S H, June Jeanette
Funeral Service to be held on Friday 10th January 2014 at 11.00 am.

C U S H, June Jeanette

Late of Bribie Island formerly of Nanango, passed away suddenly, Wednesday 1st of January 2014.

Aged 71 years

Adored mother and mother-in law to Katrina and Bruce, Jeanita and Glenn, Shayne and Anthea, Steve and Sharon. Beloved grandmother (Juju) to Zachary and Jordan, Jackson and Danyon, Rhiannon, Maddison, Veronica and Alexandra.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for June, to be held at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Gipps Street, Nanango, Friday 10th January 2014 at 11.00 am

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

D I C K E N S O N, Leslie George (Les)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 6th January 2014 at 10.30 am.

D I C K E N S O N, Leslie George (Les)

Late of Kingaroy formerly of Haly Creek, passed away peacefully, Thursday 2nd of January 2014.

Aged 97 years

Dearly loved husband of Mary. Much loved father and father-in-law of Lesley Burgess, Patricia Woods, Peter and Jillian, Jim and Sharyn. Beloved Gaby to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Les, to be held at St Mary’s Catholic Church, 15 Albert Street, Kingaroy, Monday 6th January 2014 at 10.30 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)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

S T E A D, Doris
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 9th January 2014 at 10.30 am.

S T E A D, Doris

Late of “Canowindra”, Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Wednesday 1st January 2014.

Aged 88 years

Loving wife of Ken (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Barbara and Trevor Luff, Diann and Ron McIntyre, Graham, Maureen and Martin Critchell, Debbie and David Goodger, Ken and Noleta. A cherished nana, great-nana and great-great-nana to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Doris’ Funeral Service, to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 9th January 2014 at 10.30 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

P O R T E R, Nigel Leslie
Funeral Service to be held Friday 3rd January 2014 at 11 am.

P O R T E R, Nigel Leslie

Late of Murgon and formerly of Longreach, passed away peacefully Sunday 29th December 2013.

Aged 85 years

Beloved husband of June. Cherished step-father to her family. Brother to Jim.

Family and friends are invited to attend Nigel’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 3rd January 2014 at 11 am.

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

R O C K, Arnold (Rocket)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 3rd January 2014 at 2 pm.

R O C K, Arnold (Rocket)

Late of Memerambi, passed away peacefully Wednesday 25th December 2013.

Aged 82 years

Great friend to many.

Family and friends are invited to attend Arnold’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 3rd January 2014 at 2 pm.

Donations to the Heart Foundation would be appreciated with envelopes available at the Service.

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

R A D U N Z, Shirley Elizabeth
Funeral Service to be held Friday 3rd January 2014 at 10.30 am.

R A D U N Z, Shirley Elizabeth

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Friday 27th December 2013.

Aged 82 years

Loving wife of Desmond (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Christine and Noel Carbery, Desley and Lionel Benecke, Wendy and Greg Baartz. Cherished grandmother of Adrian, Jeanette, Katie, Scott and Suzan. Adored great-grandmother to Georgina, Isabella, Sophia, Henry and Amayah.

Family and friends are invited to attend Shirley’s Funeral Service to be held at the Uniting Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy, Friday 3rd January 2014 at 10.30 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)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

G R E E N S L A D E, Norma
Memorial Service to be held Monday 30th December 2013 at 2.30pm.

G R E E N S L A D E, Norma

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Tuesday 24th December 2013.

Aged 85 years

Loving wife of Reg (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Terry and Sandra, Peter and Helen.
A cherished grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Norma, to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaory (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 30th December 2013 at 2.30pm.
A Private Burial will take place as per family request.

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

V A N D E N B E R G, Nicolaas (Nick)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 30th December at 10.30 am.

V A N D E N B E R G, Nicholaas (Nick)

Late of Ballogie, passed away suddenly, Saturday 21st December 2013.

Aged 63 years

Much loved husband of Unice. Loved father of Samantha and Leann. Beloved brother, uncle and son to his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Nick's Graveside Funeral Service to be held at the Memerambi Lawn Cemetery, Memerambi Cemetery Road, Memerambi, Monday 30th December 2013 at 10.30 am.

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

W H I T E, Eva Jean (Jean)
W H I T E, Eva Jean (Jean)

Formerly of Goondiwindi and Victoria Point, sadly passed away Monday 23rd December 2013.

Aged 94 years

Loving wife of Herb (dec’d). Beloved mother of Colin and Doreen. A cherished grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Greatly missed – Rest in peace

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

B R U S S E E, Geertje Elisabeth (Geri)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 27th December 2013 at 1 pm.

B R U S S E E, Geertje Elisabeth (Geri)

Late of Nanango, passed away peacefully after a long illness, Saturday 21st December 2013.

Aged 83 years

Loving wife of John. Beloved mother of Jenny, Sylvia and John Jr.. Cherished Oma to Shane, Leah, Nicole, Robert, Emma, Rachel, Sophie and mother-in-law, sister and sister-in-law to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Geri’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 27th December 2013 at 1 pm.

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

J O N E S, Dulcie May
Funeral Service to be held Monday 23rd December 2013 at 2 pm.

J O N E S, Dulcie May

Late of Wooroolin, passed away peacefully Thursday 19th December 2013.

Aged 84 years

Loving wife of Laurie (dec’d). Beloved mother of Carol, Wendy, Margaret (dec’d), Warren and Brian. Cherished mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Dulcie’s Funeral Service to be held at St Michaels’ and All Angels Anglican Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy, Monday 23rd December 2013 at 2 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Memerambi Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Queensland 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

C A R V O L T H, Fiona Ann
Funeral Service to be held Monday 23rd December 2013 at 10.30 am.

C A R V O L T H, Fiona Ann

Late of Brisbane and formerly of Nanango, was tragically taken Saturday 14th December 2013.

Aged 20 years

Loving daughter of Ross and Leanne. Beloved sister of Samantha, Steven, Joshua and Glen. Cherished grandaughter, sister-in-law, aunty and friend to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Fiona’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 23rd December 2013 at 10.30 am.

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

B L A C K, Hedley George
B L A C K, Hedley George

Late of Kingaroy, passed away Friday 13th December 2013.

Aged 63 years

Beloved husband of Sandra, loved father of Scott and Sara and of their families.

A Private Cremation will be held as per Hedley's request.

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

W I N T E R, Joan
Funeral Service to be held on Wednesday 18th December 2013 at 11 am

W I N T E R, Joan

Late of Orana Lutheran Complex, Kingaroy, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday 11th December 2013, now singing with the angels.

Aged 83 years

Beloved wife of Mel (dec'd). Much loved mother and mother-in-law to Marion and Lyndell, Julie and Lyle, Mark and Andrea. Cherished grandma and great-grandma. Loved sister and sister-in-law to all her family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Joan's Funeral Service to be held at St John's Lutheran Church, Cnr Youngman Street and Markwell Street, Kingaroy, Wednesday 18th December 2013 at 11 am. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Australian Lutheran World Service, with envelopes available at the Service.

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

D U N D A S, Frederick James Edward (Fred)
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 18th December 2013 at 2 pm.

D U N D A S, Frederick James Edward (Fred)

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully at home Friday 13th December 2013.

Aged 84 years

Loving husband of Margaret. Beloved father and father-in-law of Maria and Norm, Patricia and Ron, Jeanette and Eric, Freddie (dec’d), Chris and Jeanette. A cherished grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Fred’s Funeral Service, to be held at Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 18th December 2013 at 2 pm.

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