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Funeral Notices
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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

S M I T H, Theo Arthur
Funeral Service to be held Friday 14th October 2016 at 2 pm.

S M I T H, Theo Arthur

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Tuesday 4th October 2016.

Aged 82 Years

Beloved husband of Jan. Loved dad of Cheryl, Gail, Kevin, Bruce, Peta, Theona and Natalee. Adored grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Theo's Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel 24 pioneer avenue Kingaroy (Adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 14th October 2016 at 2 pm.

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

O L I V E R, William Bryan (Bill)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 14th October 2016 at 11 am.

O L I V E R, William Bryan (Bill)

Passed away peacefully at home in Kingaroy, Thursday 6th October 2016.

Aged 83 years

Loving husband of Roma. Proud father and father-in-law of Teresa (dec'd), Patsy and Lloyd Hayward, Wendy and Russell Exelby and Jackie. Treasured Grandad of Nathan, Shannon, Adam, Liam, Tash, Ben, Michael, Calvin, Will and great-Grandad to 11.

Family and friends are invited to a Celebration of Bill's Life, to be held in St Mary's Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Friday 14th October 2016 at 11 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

G U S E, Colin Frederick
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 11th October 2016 at 10.30 am.

G U S E, Colin Frederick

Late of Crownthorpe, passed away peacefully Monday 3rd October 2016.

Aged 75 years

Loving husband of Gwen and also of Joy (dec'd). Beloved father of Alice and father-in-law of Bernard. Cherished step-father of Joy, Penny, Raymond, Debbie, and Sharon (dec'd). Adored "Grandad" to Estelle, Simone, Laurence, Charlotte, Josie, Sean, Anthony, Charlotte and to his step-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Colin's Funeral Service, to be held in St Paul's Lutheran Church, Thorn Street, Murgon, Tuesday 11th October 2016 at 10.30 am.

To be followed by interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kidney 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

H O D G E, William Frederick (Fred)
H O D G E, William Frederick (Fred)

Late of Wondai, passed away peacefully Saturday 1st October 2016.

Aged 93 Years

Dearly loved husband. Cherished father, father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather to his family.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Fred's Funeral Service, to be held in the Wondai Diggers Memorial and Citizens Club, MacKenzie St, Wondai, Monday 10th October 2016 at 11 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

H A R R O D, Gay Marie
Funeral Service to be held Friday 7th October 2016 at 1.30 pm.

H A R R O D, Gay Marie

Late of Wattlecamp, passed away unexpectedly Friday 16th September 2016.

Aged 63 years

Loving wife of John. Beloved mother of Clint, Leanne and Angela. Cherished mother-in-law and "Nanna" to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Gay's Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 7th October 2016 at 1.30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Lions Club 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

K L E I N H A N S S , Kevin Edward
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 6th October 2016 at 2 pm.

K L E I N H A N S S , Kevin Edward

Late of Nanango, passed away peacefully Sunday 2nd October 2016.

Aged 85 years

Loving father of Maree, Sharyn and Roslyn. Cherished "Grandpa" to his 10 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Kevin's Funeral Service, to be held in St Anne's Anglican Church, Burnett Street, Nanango, Thursday 6th October 2016 at 2 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Nanango Monumental Cemetery.

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

A N D E R S O N, Joan Ellen
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 4th October 2016 at 10.30 am.

A N D E R S O N, Joan Ellen

Late of the Orana Aged Care Facility, Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Tuesday 27th September 2016.

Aged 93 years

Loving wife of Noble (dec'd). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Geoff and Lynette, Darryl and Margaret, Maria and Lloyd, Catrina and Jeff, Peter and Sue. Cherished "Grandma" to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Joan's Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo's Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 4th October 2016 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

F i t z P a t r i c k, Robert Desmond
On behalf of the family of the late

Robert Desmond FitzPatrick


5th May 1926 - 9th September 2016

Thank you to all who sent flowers, cards and passed on their condolences, these gave us strength during this very difficult time in our lives.

Please accept this as our heartfelt and personal thanks.

S T A N T O N, Ellen Elizabeth (Betty)
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 29th September 2016 at 10 am.

S T A N T O N, Ellen Elizabeth (Betty)

Late of Goomeri, passed away peacefully Thursday 15th September 2016.

Aged 84 years

Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Darryl and Therese, Neil and Anne, Murray and Gayle, Kayleen and Gordon White. Cherished "Nanna" to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren Mitchell, Lachlan, Machaela, Terry, Dominic, Rebecca, Gabrielle, Jake, Mathew, Ellen, Amy, Tristen and Will.

"A Talented Violinist"

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Betty's Funeral Service, to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, Brisbane Road, Gympie, Thursday 29th September 2016 at 10 am.

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

S T E W A R T, Robert Emerson
Memorial Service for Robert to be held Friday 23rd September 2016 at 10:30am.

S T E W A R T, Robert Emerson

Late of Nanango, sadly passed away Tuesday 9th September 2016.

Aged 73 years

Loving father, brother, grandfather and dear friend to many.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Robert to be held in the Maidenwell hotel, Maidenwell, TODAY, Friday 23rd September 2016 at 10:30am.

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

W R I G H T, Mathew Noel (Lefty)
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Friday 23rd September 2016 at 10.30 am.

W R I G H T, Mathew Noel (Lefty)

Passed away unexpectedly Tuesday 13th September 2016.

Aged 31 years

Beloved son of Les and Sue Niebling.
Much loved brother and brother-in-law to Kenny, Jesica and Jarryd, Nicole and Ian, Billy and Ope, Kristy and Damien. Much loved uncle to their families. Partner of Jodie. Adored daddy of Alexis.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Mathew's Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Bunya Highway, Wondai, Friday 23rd September 2016 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 G R I D G E, Karissa Lyn
Funeral Service to be held Friday 23rd September 2016 at 1.30 pm.

M U G R I D G E, Karissa Lyn

Late of Nanango, sadly passed away Thursday 8th September 2016.

Aged 30 years

Loving daughter of Allison and Malcolm. Adored mother of Daniel, Damien and Rachel. Beloved granddaughter of Nola and Les Porter and Dorothy Mugridge. Adored niece to Greg, Janette and Ainslee. Greatly missed by all their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Karissa's Funeral Service, to be held in St Anne's Anglican Church, Burnett Street, Nanango, Friday 23rd September 2016 at 1.30 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

C A M E R O N, Wendy Joanne
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 21 September 2016 at 9 am.

C A M E R O N, Wendy Joanne

Late of Nanango, fell asleep in Christ on 16th September 2016 after a long fight with illness, and is finally at peace awaiting the resurrection.

Aged 59

Loving wife of Steve, beloved mother of Julie, Vickie and Tracey. Cherished mother-in-law, and loving grandma of 22 (and counting) grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a celebration of the life of Wendy, to be held in the Kingaroy Town Hall, Glendon Street, Kingaroy.
Wednesday 21 September 2016 at 9:00 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

A L M O N D, Beverly Ann (nee Olzard)
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 21st September 2016 at 1.30 pm.

A L M O N D, Beverly Ann (nee Olzard)

Late of Benarkin, passed away peacefully Saturday 10th September 2016.

Aged 77 years

Loving wife of Neville (dec'd). Beloved mother of Ross and Gay. Mother-in-law of Angela. Cherished "Nanny" to her grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bev's Funeral Service, to be held in St John's Anglican Church, Douglas Street, Blackbutt, Wednesday 21st September 2016 at 1.30 pm.

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