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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 L L A R D, Elizabeth Kim Rose (Lizzy)
Memorial Service to be held Saturday 12th December 2015 at 11 am.

C O L L A R D, Elizabeth Kim Rose (Lizzy)

Late of Murgon, was tragically taken Monday 30th November 2015.

Aged 1 years and 11 months

Loving daughter of Clayton and Stacey. Cherished sister of Ezekiah, Amika, Khiarn and Tashika. Adored granddaughter of Elizabeth (dec’d), Primrose and Arnold, Mark and Fiona, Janice and Andrew.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Lizzy, to be held in the Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall, MacAlister Street, Murgon, Saturday 12th December 2015 at 11 am.

A Private Cremation Service will be held by her family’s request.

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

T H O M P S O N, Robert John (Bob)
Funeral Service to be held Friday 11th December 2015 at 11am

T H O M P S O N, Robert John (Bob)

Late of Windera , passed away peacefully Thursday 3rd December 2015

Aged 67 years

Beloved husband of Maree. Much loved father and father-in-law to Susanne and Jeffrey, Ken and Julie, Rebekah and Jason, Angela and Stuart. Cherished grandad to Megan , Jodie, Vanessa, Bryson, Haley and Alexis.

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

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

H O W L E Y, Lynette Helen
Funeral Service to be held Monday 7th December 2015 at 1.30 pm.

H O W L E Y, Lynette Helen

Late of Kingaroy, sadly passed away Sunday 29th November 2015.

Aged 65 years

Loving mother of Dion and Aletta. Beloved mother-in-law of Laura and Cameron. Cherished ‘Oma’.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Lynette’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 7th December 2015 at 1.30 pm.

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

S M I T H, Craig Arthur
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 8th December 2015 at 11 am.

S M I T H, Craig Arthur

Late of Logan Central and formerly of Nanango, passed away suddenly Thursday 26th November 2015.

Aged 47 years

Beloved son of Arthur and Eunice. Cherished brother of Anne and Owen. A great friend to many.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Craig’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Tuesday 8th December 2015 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery.

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

C H R I S T M A S ~ M E M O R I A L ~ S E R V I C E
C H R I S T M A S ~ M E M O R I A L ~ S E R V I C E

An invitation is extended to gather at Virgo’s Furneral Home Chapel,

24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy

(adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery)

Wednesday 9th December 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 8th December 2015

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

P E D E R S E N, Mervyn William
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 10th December 2015 at 9.30am

P E D E R S E N, Mervyn William

Late of Ellesmere passed away peacefully Monday 30th November 2015

Aged 88 years

Beloved wife of Edith. Much loved father of Robert and Owen. Loved brother and brother-in-law to Rita and Les.
Cherished grandfather to Krist’n Jaid.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Mervyn, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Thursday 10th December 2015 at 9.30 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

M E Y E R, GRAHAME JOHN (Rooster/Shearer)
Funeral Service to be held Monday 7th December 2015 at 2pm.

M E Y E R, GRAHAME JOHN (Rooster/Shearer)

Late of Nanango passed away tragically Sunday 29th November 2015

Aged 56 years

Beloved Brother to All.

Family and friends are invited to attend Rooster’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Nanango Show Ground Hall, Cairns Street Nanango, Monday 7th December 2015 at 2pm.

To be followed by a Private Cremation.

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

D A H M S, Charles Joseph (Joe)
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 1st December 2015 at 2 pm.

Late of Gympie and formerly of Caloundra and Kumbia, passed away peacefully in his sleep 27th November 2015.

Aged 86 years

Loving husband of Ruby (dec’d). Beloved father of Jill, Crissie, Gary, Shane (dec’d), Dorothy, Regina and Brett. Cherished ‘Poppy’ to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Joe’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday 1st December 2015 at 2 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

W E S S L I N G, Edna Joyce
Funeral Service to be held Friday 4th December 2015 at 1.30 pm.

W E S S L I N G, Edna Joyce

Late of Murgon, sadly passed away Thursday 26th November 2015.

Aged 86 years

Loving wife of Edward. Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Barry and Dot, Lyn and Owen, Ross and Judith, Lesley and Brian, Greg and Denise, Bev and Scott. Cherished grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Edna’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Christ Church Anglican Church, Taylor Street, Murgon, Friday 4th December 2015 at 1.30 pm.

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

W E L C H, Ralph Ernest
Graveside Funeral Service to be held Friday 4th December 2015 at 10 am.

W E L C H, Ralph Ernest

Late of the ‘Sunnymeade’ Aged Care Community, Caboolture, and formerly of Proston, passed away peacefully Tuesday 24th November 2015.

Aged 93 years

Loving brother of Keith (dec’d), Faith (dec’d), Clarence (dec’d), Audrey and Margaret. Cherished brother-in-law and uncle to their families.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Ralph, to be held within the Proston Lawn Cemetery, Proston-Brigooda Road, Proston, Friday 4th December 2015 at 10 am.

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

B L A C K B U R N, Barry James
Funeral Service to be held Friday 27th November 2015 at 1.30pm.

B L A C K B U R N, Barry James

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully surrounded by family 18th November 2015

Aged 75 years

Much loved father and father-in-law, Grandad and great Grandad to all his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Barry’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Friday 27th November 2015 at 1.30pm.

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

E C K L E Y, Florence Rose (Nee FORD)
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 25th November 2015 at 11.00 am.

E C K L E Y, Florence Rose (Nee FORD)

Late of Kingaroy passed away peacefully Monday 16th November 2015

Aged 70 years

Beloved wife of Kevin (dec’d). Much loved mother and mother-in-law to Michelle and David, Janene and Peter, Sharon and Michael.
Cherished Nanna to Jamie-Lee, Chelsea, Halle, Chloe, Charlotte, Marcus, Bridget, Angus, Molly and great Nanna to Carter. Loved sister of Kevin (dec’d), Gwen, Owen, Eric and Janice.

Family and friends are invited to attend Florence’s Funeral Service, to be held within Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Wednesday 25th November 2015 at 11.00am.

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

N U G E N T, Dell (Ethel) nee Beitzel
Funeral Service to be held Monday 23rd November 2015 at 10 am.

N U G E N T, Dell (Ethel) nee Beitzel

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Saturday 14th November 2015.

Aged 102 years and 9 months

Loving wife of Reg (dec’d). Beloved sister, aunty, great-aunty, great-great-aunty and great-great-great-aunty to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Dell’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy (adjacent to the Taabinga Cemetery), Monday 23rd November 2015 at 10 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

G E I G E R, Lynda Marie
Funeral Service to be held in the Kingaroy Town Hall, Monday 23rd November 2015 at 1.30pm.

G E I G E R, Lynda Marie

Late of Kingaroy passed away surrounded by family Monday 16th November 2015

Aged 46 years

Beloved wife of Darren. Much loved mother to Joseph, Christopher and Adam. Loved daughter of Gabrielle and Cid Burke(dec’d).
Loved sister and sister-in-law of Brian and Liz, Matthew and Sandy.

Family and friends are invited to attend Lynda’s Funeral Service to be held in the Kingaroy Town Hall, Monday 23rd November 2015 at 1.30pm.

To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, donations to Cancer Council Queensland and Melanoma Awareness 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

G R Ö H N, Gregory Charles (Greg)
Memorial Service to be held Saturday 21st November 2015.

G R Ö H N, Gregory Charles (Greg)

Late of Wallaville and formerly of Goomeri, sadly passed away Friday 13th November 2015.

Aged 84 years

Loving husband of Jean. Cherished brother, brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle and friend who will be greatly missed.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Greg, to be held in the Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall, Rangeview Road, Gin Gin, Saturday 21st November 2015 at 1.30 pm.

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

D I O N Y S I U S, Lily
Funeral Service to be held Monday 16th November 2015 at 11.30 am.

D I O N Y S I U S, Lily

Late of Wondai and formerly of Esk and Kinleymore, entered into eternal sleep, Friday 6th November 2015.

Aged 90 years, 10 months and 24 days.

Loving wife of Roy (dec’d). Beloved mother of 5. Cherished mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Lily’s Funeral Service, to be held in St John’s Lutheran Church, corner of Youngman and Markwell streets, Kingaroy, Monday 16th November 2015 at 11.30 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

H O L Z N A G E L, Eric
Funeral Service to be held Thursday 12th November 2015 at 11.00am

H O L Z N A G E L, Eric

Late of Wondai/Murgon passed away peacefully Friday 6th November 2015

Aged 87 years

Beloved husband of Norma (dec’d). Much loved father and father-in-law to Geoffrey ‘Huck’ (dec’d), Russell ,Lyn, Denise, Janelle, Errol, Chrissy and Susie. Cherished grandad and great grandad to all his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Eric’s Funeral Service, to be held in St John Trinity Lutheran Church, Edward Street, Wondai,
Thursday 12th November 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

W I C K S, Avey 'May'
Funeral Service to be held Tuesday 10th November 2015 at 11.00am.

W I C K S, Avey 'May'

Late of Kingaroy passed away peacefully surrounded by family, Wednesday 4th November 2015

Aged 89 years

Beloved wife of Jack (dec’d). Much loved mother and mother-in-law. Cherished Nanna and great Nanna to all her family.

Family and friends are invited to attend May’s Funeral Service to be held in St Andrews Presbyterian Church, Alford Street, Kingaroy,
Today, Tuesday 10th November 2015 at 11.00am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to 'Meals on Wheels' Kingaroy 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

W I L K I E, Keith
Funeral Service to be held Friday 13th November 2015 at 12.30 pm.

W I L K I E, Keith

Late of Benarkin, formerly of Pimpama passed away peacefully Thursday 5th November 2015

Aged 88 years

Much loved father, father-in-law, grandfather and great grandfather to all his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend Keith’s Graveside Funeral Service, to be held within the Blackbutt Lawn Cemetery, D'Aguilar Highway, Blackbutt, Friday 13th November 2015 at 12.30 pm.

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

D A V I E S, Roy Edward
Funeral Service to be held Wednesday 4th November 2015 at 2 pm.

D A V I E S, Roy Edward

Late of ‘Ellen Bank’ Yarraman, passed away peacefully Saturday 31st October 2015.

Aged 91 years

Beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother-in-law and friend who will be sadly missed.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Roy’s Funeral Service, to be held at his home ‘Ellen Bank’ 151 Cox’s Lane, Yarraman, Wednesday 4th November 2015 at 2 pm.

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