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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.  


W E L L E R, Judith Ann ‘Judy’
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 6th October 2015 at 2.00pm

W E L L E R, Judith Ann ‘Judy’

Late of Cushnie, passed away peacefully Monday 28th September 2015

Aged 60 years

Beloved wife of Malcolm. Much loved mother and mother-in-law to Scott and Barb, Katrina and Michael. Cherished Gran to Micky and Gus, Sam and Danny. Loved daughter to Mavis and Clarrie and sister to Robyn.

Family and friends are invited to attend Judy’s Funeral Service, to be held within the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 6th October 2015 at 2.00 pm.

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 Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

C O L B Y, Lionel Henry
Funeral Service to be held Friday 2nd October 2015 at 9.30am

C O L B Y, Lionel Henry

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Mackay passed away peacefully Saturday 26th September 2015

Aged 68 years

Much loved husband of Carol. Beloved step father and Poppy to all his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Lionel’s Graveside Funeral Service to held on Friday 2nd October 2015 at 9.30am at the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy.

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

S E M P F, Bernard Dudley ‘Bernie’
Funeral Service to be held Friday 2nd October 2015 at 11.00am

S E M P F, Bernard Dudley ‘Bernie’

Late of Wondai passed away at the Toowoomba Base Hospital, Thursday
24th September 2015.

Aged 78 years

Beloved partner of Joyce. Much loved father and father-in-law to Gary and Dot, Robyn and Mark Fraser. Cherished grandad to David. Henry and Kyle.
Loved step father to Dianne, Carmel, Angela, John, Alison and their families. Loved brother of Kath Eustace and Leon (dec’d) .

Family and friends are invited to attend Bernie’s Funeral Service, to be held in St John Trinity Lutheran Church, Edward Street, Wondai, Friday 2nd October 2015 at 11.00 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

M U R R A Y, Andrew James 'Jim'
Memorial Service to be held Saturday 21st November 2015

M U R R A Y, Andrew James ‘Jim’

Late of Kingaroy passed away peacefully Friday 25th September 2015

Aged 94 years

Beloved husband of Marjorie. Much loved father and father-in-law. Cherished grandfather and great grandfather. Beloved brother and uncle.

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

B U C H A N A N, Stewart Ross
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 1st October 2015 at 1pm.

B U C H A N A N, Stewart Ross

Late of Proston passed away unexpectedly, Sunday 20th September 2015

Aged 93 Years

Beloved husband of Beck (dec’d). Loved father and father-in-law to Deirdre and Roy, Rebecca (dec’d). Cherished ‘Popa’ to Annette, Russell, Jason and great grandad to Imogen and Scarlett.

Family and friends are invited to attend Stewart’s Funeral Service, to be held at the Proston Town Hall, Rodney Street Proston, Thursday 1st October 2015 at 1.00 pm. To be followed by Interment within the Proston Lawn Cemetery.

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


C O L L I N, Daphne Lilian
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 24th September 2015 at 11.00am

C O L L I N, Daphne Lilian

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Beerburrum, passed away peacefully Saturday 19th September 2015.

Age 91 years

Loving wife of Harry (dec’d). Much loved mother and mother-in-law to David and Janelle, Noel and Diane. Cherished Nanna and great Nanna to all her family. Adored sister of Gert.

Family and friends are invited to attend Daph’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Thursday 24th September 2015 at 11.00 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

H A R D Y, Stanley (Stan)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 25th September 2015 at 1 pm.

H A R D Y, Stanley (Stan)

Late of the ‘Orana’ Lutheran Aged Care Facility, Kingaroy, and formerly of Kumbia, passed away peacefully Saturday 19th September 2015.

Aged 92 years

Beloved brother and brother-in-law of Ronald (dec’d) and Patricia (dec’d) Hardy, Dorothy and Jack (dec’d) Cottrell. Cherished uncle and great-uncle to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Stan’s Funeral Service, to be held in St Paul’s Anglican Church, Kumbia, Friday 25th September 2015 at 1 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Kumbia Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Salvation Army 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

E L L I O T T, Clarence David (Clarrie)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 28th September 2015 at 10.30 am.

E L L I O T T, Clarence David (Clarrie)

Late of Yarraman, passed away peacefully Saturday 19th September 2015.

Age 92 years

Loving husband of Eileen. Father of Gary (dec’d), Lorraine and step-father to Diane (dec’d), Sharyn and Peta. Grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Clarrie’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 28th September 2015 at 10.30 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

S M A L L B O N E, Doreen May M B E
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 23rd September 2015 at 1.30 pm.

S M A L L B O N E, Doreen May M B E

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Thursday 17th September 2015.

Aged 99 years

Loving wife of Laurie (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Geoff and Joan, David and Rhonda, Margaret and John. Cherished ‘Nana’ to her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and step-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Doreen’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Uniting Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy, Wednesday 23rd September 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 E R S O N, Robert McLeod “Bob”
Funeral Service to be held Monday 21st September 2015 at 2.00pm.

P A T E R S O N, Robert McLeod “Bob”

Late of Kingaroy passed away peacefully Sunday 13th September 2015

Aged 90 years

Beloved husband to Hilary (Dec’d)

Family and friends are invited to attend Bob’s Funeral Service, to be held within the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 21st September 2015 at 2.00 pm.

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

P A T E R S O N, Robert McLeod “Bob”
Funeral Service to be held Monday 21st September 2015 at 2.00pm.

P A T E R S O N, Robert McLeod “Bob”

Late of Kingaroy passed away peacefully Sunday 13th September 2015

Aged 90 years

Beloved husband to Hilary (Dec’d)

Family and friends are invited to attend Bob’s Funeral Service, to be held within the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 21st September 2015 at 2.00 pm.

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

H E A D I N G, Leonard Clifford “Len”
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 16th September 2015 at 11.00 am

H E A D I N G, Leonard Clifford “Len”

Late of Murgon passed away peacefully Thursday 10th September 2015.

Aged 91 years

Beloved husband of Margaret. Much loved father of Jean, Malcolm, Peter and Russell. Cherished grandfather and great grandfather.

Family and Friends are invited to attend Len’s Funeral Service, to be held at the Uniting Church, Gore Street Murgon, Wednesday 16th September 2015 at 11.00 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 Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

R U S S E L L, Laurel June
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 17th September 2015 at 2.00 pm.

R U S S E L L, Laurel June

Late of Wondai, passed away peacefully surrounded by loving family Thursday 10th September 2015.

Aged 85 Years

Beloved wife of Bob (deç’d). Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Rebecca and Trevor, Graham and Debbie. Cherished Nanna Bon to Jessica and Madison

Family and Friends are invited to attend Laurel’s Funeral Service, to be held at the Uniting Church, Gore Street Murgon, Thursday 17th September 2015 at 2.00 pm.

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

K I D D, Raymond John (Ray)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 21st September 2015 at 11 am.

K I D D, Raymond John (Ray)

Late of St George and formerly of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Friday 11th September 2015.

Aged 70 years

Loved brother of Harry.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ray’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 21st September 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Tabbinga Lawn Cemetery.

An invitation is also extended to attend a Memorial Service for Ray, to be held in the St George Cultural Centre, Victoria Street, St George on Monday 28th September 2015 at 1 pm.

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, Colin
Requiem Mass to be held Monday 14th September 2015 at 11 am.

S C H U L T Z, Colin

Late of ‘Forest View’ Wondai and formerly of Proston, sadly passed away Saturday 5th September 2015.

Aged 86 years

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

Family and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Colin, to be held in Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Catholic Church, Rodney Street, Proston, Monday 14th September 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Proston Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the ‘Forest View’ Aged Care Facility Wondai 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 O M E K O V I C, Anna
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 15th September 2015 at 11 am.

T O M E K O V I C, Anna

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away peacefully Thursday 3rd September 2015.

Aged 83 years

Loving wife of Michael (dec’d). Beloved mother of Theresa, Frank and Veronica. Cherished mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Anna’s Funeral Service, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Tuesday 15th September 2015 at 11 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

G A R L I C K, Christopher John
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Friday 11th September 2015 at 2.00pm

G A R L I C K, Christopher John

Late of Nanango passed away Friday 4th September 2015

Aged 63 years

Much loved son of Les (dec’d) and Cherrie. Beloved brother of Bruce and Paul

Family and friends are invited to attend Chris’ Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery, Appin Street, Nannago, Friday 11th September 2015 at 2.00pm.

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

S I P P E L, Joyce Anna
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 9th September 2015 at 11 am.

S I P P E L, Joyce Anna

Late of Redgate, via Murgon, sadly passed away Saturday 5th September 2015.

Aged 88 years

Beloved wife of Colin. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Greg and Robyn, Warren (dec’d) and Shirley. Grandmother to Paul, Tony and Erin. Great-grandmother of six.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Joyce’s Funeral Service, to be held in St Paul’s Lutheran Church, Thorn Street, Murgon, Wednesday 9th September 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 Ltd)
www.virgofunerals.com.au

T O O T H, Maude
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 9th September 2015 at 11 am.

T O O T H, Maude

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Friday 4th September 2015.

Aged 92 years

Loving mother of Gerald. Mother-in-law to Jane. Grandmother of Carmen, Ari and Kitty.

Family and friends are invited to attend Maude’s Funeral Service, to be held in St Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy, Wednesday 9th September 2015 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

R I D G E, Mauvern Laurence (Mauve)
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 10th September 2015 at 11 am.

R I D G E, Mauvern Laurence (Mauve)

Late of Murgon, passed away peacefully Tuesday 1st September 2015.

Aged 91 years

Loving husband of Florence. Beloved father of Les (dec’d) and Annette. Cherished Grandad and Poppy to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Mauve’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Uniting Church, Pring Street, Wondai, Thursday 10th September 2015 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