Funeral Notices

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W O D E, Narelle Erica (nee Buchholz)

Late of Nanango, sadly passed away Sunday 28th February 2021.

Aged 64 years

Loving mother of Andrew and Tanya. Cherished mother-in-law to Mandy. Adored Nana to her grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Narelle, to be held within the Nanango Lawn Cemetery, Appin Street, Nanango, Wednesday 10th March 2021 at 10.30 am.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – Ph: 07 4162 7988
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B E I T Z E L, Audrey Joyce

Late of ‘Canowindra’ ACF, Kingaroy and formerly of Murgon, passed away peacefully Monday 1st March 2021.

Aged 93 years

Loving wife of Gordon (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Gayle and Kev, Karen and Kel (dec’d). Cherished Nana Audrey to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to attend Audrey’s Funeral Service, to be held in St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Angel Avenue, Murgon, Monday 8th March 2021 at 10.30 am. To be followed by interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – Ph: 07 4162 7988
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G L O D E, Elizabeth Anne (Beth)

Late of Kingaroy, formerly of Cooranga North, passed away suddenly Thursday 25th February 2021.

Aged 84 years

Loved wife of John (Gordon). Cherished mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service for Beth to be held in the Kumbia Memorial Hall, Bell St, Kumbia on Tuesday 9th March 2021 at 11am, to be followed by an interment at the Kumbia Cemetery.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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H O R T O N, James Robert (Jim)

Late of Mannuem Creek, passed away peacefully Saturday 27th February 2021.

Aged 86 years

Beloved father to Lyn. Cherished grandfather, great-grandfather and uncle. Loved brother to Robert and Margaret.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jim’s Funeral Service, to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy, Saturday 6th March 2021 at 11am.

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

 

K E N N Y, Maureen Bernadette

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully in the care of staff at the Kingaroy Hospital, Tuesday 23rd February 2021.

Aged 94 years

Loving wife of Bill (dec’d). Beloved mother of Maree, Dennis, Janelle and Carmel. Cherished mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Maureen’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Wednesday 3rd March 2021 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

L U C A S, Raymond Lyle (Ray)

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Sunday 21st February 2021.

Aged 78 years

Loving husband of Jan. Beloved father of Graham, Sharon and Darren. Cherished father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Ray’s Funeral Service, to be held in Virgo’s Funeral Home Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, Friday 26th February 2021 at 10.30 am. To be followed by interment within the Taabinga Lawn cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to either Parkinson’s Australia, the Cancer Council or 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

T R E V O R, Joyce

Late of Wondai and formerly of Louttits Road, Windera, sadly passed away Wednesday 10th February 2021.

Aged 87 years

Loving wife of Bill (dec’d). Beloved mother to Ross, Garry and Julie-Ann. Cherished grandmother and great-grandmother to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Joyce’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Uniting Church, Gore Street, Murgon, Thursday 18th February 2021 at 11 am.

To be followed by interment within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Royal Flying Doctor Service may be considered with envelopes provided at the Service.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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K U H R T, Clarence

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully, Thursday 11th February 2021

Aged 91 years

Loved husband of Joyce (dec’d).

Loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside service for Clarence, to be held within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery, Friday 19th February 2021 at 12pm.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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D R A Y, Bruce Reginald

Late of Kingaroy, peacefully passed away Saturday 23rd January 2021

Aged 82 years

Loved Husband of Marilyn. Loving father and father-in-law to Karen and Martin, Kevin and Rebecca. Affectionate grandpa to Blake, Breanna, Sophie and Benjamin.

Family and friends are invited to attend Bruce’s Funeral Service to be held in the South Burnett Crematorium Chapel, 24 Pioneer Avenue, Kingaroy, TODAY 4th February 2021 at 10:30am.  

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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H O P P E R, Desmond Robert (Des)

Late of Boyne Island, sadly passed away, Thursday 28th January 2021

Aged 65 years

Loving husband of Judy, Loving father and father-in-law of Melissa, Matthew and Tara.

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Graveside Service for Des, to be held within the Taabinga Lawn Cemetery, Thursday 4th February 2021 at 10am.

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

D I C K E N S O N, Mary Aileen (nee Crane)

Late of Kingaroy, found peace, Saturday 30th January 2021

Aged 91 years

Loving wife of Les (dec’d). Loving mother of Lesley (dec’d), Patricia, Peter and James.

Beloved Grandmother and Great- Grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass for Mary, to be held in St Mary’s Catholic Church, Albert Street, Kingaroy, Wednesday 3rd February 2021 at 11am, to be followed by an interment within the Taabinga Cemetery.

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

D E R B Y, Jan Frances

Late of Wondai, formerly of the Sunshine Coast, passed away peacefully, Monday 25th January 2021

Aged 76 years

Loved wife of Malcom

A private cremation has taken place at the request of the family.

Virgo Funerals – Kingaroy – Ph: 07 4162 7988
(Inc. South Burnett Funerals and Crematorium Pty Ltd)
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R I C K A R D S, Jeffrey Lester

Late of Brigooda, sadly passed away, Sunday 24th January 2021

Aged 79 years

Loved father of Jodie. Loving father-in-law of Lindsay

Cherished grandfather of Joanna

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Funeral service for Jeffrey, to be held at Virgo Funerals Chapel, 24 Pioneer Ave, Kingaroy, Friday 5th February 2021 at 1pm.

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

E N K E L M A N N, Dorothy May

Late of Wondai, sadly passed away, Friday 22nd January 2021

Aged 99 years

Much loved mother of Peter, Judy, Barry, Jan and Debbie.

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Graveside service for Dorothy, to be held within the Murgon Lawn Cemetery, Tuesday 2nd February 2021 at 10:30am.

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

W A G N E R, Colin David

Late of Kingaroy and formerly of “Cooee” Mt Perry, peacefully passed away Wednesday 6th January 2021.

Aged 91 years

Beloved husband to Crystal. Adored father to Craig, Verelle, Annette and their families.

A Private Funeral Service has taken place for Colin, surrounded by his loving family.

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

B U R N S, Margaret Anne

Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Wednesday 6th January 2021.

Aged 66 years

Loved mother and mother-in-law to Alison and Patrick, Sarah and Anton. Adored Nana to Zach, Adelei and Daisy.

Family and friends are invited to attend Margaret’s Funeral Service to be held in St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Angel Avenue, Murgon Friday 15th January 2021 at 1pm. 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

T H A M M, Dorothy Clara (Dorrie)

Late of Kingaroy and Kumbia, passed away peacefully Wednesday 6th January 2021.

Aged 88 years

Loving wife of Wally Thamm (dec’d), and previously Ray Ellem (dec’d). Beloved mother and mother-in-law to Glen and Kerry, Jeanette and Dan, Trevor and Lynne, Craig and Vicki, Peter and Julie, Rochelle and Geoff. Dearly loved by her step-children, Russell, Chris, Phil, Greg and Carolyn. Cherished mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother to their families.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Dorrie’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Peace Lutheran Church, Koehler Street, Kumbia, Thursday 14th January 2021 at 1.30 pm.

To be followed by interment within the Kumbia Back Road Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Gideons and 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

S M I T H (formerly S T R A C K), Thelma May

Late of Nanango, passed away peacefully Tuesday 5th January 2021.

Aged 88 years

Loving wife, mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Graveside Funeral Service for Thelma, to be held within the Nanango Monumental Cemetery, corner Appin W and Cairns Streets, Nanango, Monday 11th January 2021 commencing at 11 am.

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

B L A N C H, Eloise Gay

Late of Proston, passed away peacefully, Monday 4th January 2021.

Aged 68 years

Loving wife to Cliff. Loved mother and Nan. 

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Graveside Service for Eloise, to be held within the Proston Lawn Cemetery, Thursday 7th January 2021 at 9:30am.

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, Ruby Phyllis

Late of ‘Forest View’ Wondai and formerly of Goomeri, sadly passed away Saturday 2nd January 2021.

Aged 100 years

Loving wife of Victor (dec’d). Beloved mother of Kenneth (dec’d), Denis, Delwyn (dec’d) and Darryl. Mother-in-law to Dianne. Cherished Nanna to Dion, Aletta, Jason, Jonathan and to her 9 great-grandchildren.

                          Family and friends are invited to attend Ruby’s Funeral Service, to be held within St Paul’s Lutheran Church, Thorn Street, Murgon,                                                Friday 8th January 2021 at 2 pm. To be followed by interment within the Goomeri Cemetery.

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

P R I E S T, Reginald ‘Reg’

Late of the South Burnett, passed away peacefully, Thursday 17th December 2020.

Aged 77 years

Loved husband of Phyllis, Cherished father, step-father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend to many.

Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Graveside service for Reg, to be held within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Tuesday 29th December 2020 at 11am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Renal Unit at the Kingaroy Hospital will be accepted, 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

S T E P H E N, Elfrieda ‘Elfie’ (nee Unverzagt)

 Late of Kingaroy, passed away peacefully Sunday 20th December 2020.

Aged 78 years 

Loved wife of Les. Cherished mother of Robert, Susan and Jillian. Mother-in-law, Nanna and Great Nanna to their families.

Family and friends are invited to attend Elfie’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Lutheran Church, Kumbia Wednesday 30th December 2020 at 10am. To be followed by an interment within the Kumbia Back Road Cemetery.

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

B R O W N, Shirley Alma

Late of Wondai, formerly of Charleville, sadly passed away, Wednesday 2nd December 2020. 

Aged 72 years 

Cherished wife of Frank, Loved mother of Thomas, Jo-Ann and Kellie
Friends and relatives are invited to attend a Graveside service for Shirley, to be held within the Wondai Lawn Cemetery, Friday 11th December 2020 at 11am

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

H O U L T, Trevor Ashley

Late of Wondai, peacefully passed away Thursday 10th December 2020.

Aged 83 years

 Beloved husband to Margaret. Loved father and father-in-law to Peter and Kathleen, Carol and Shane McDowell. Adored Pop to Jack, Thomas, Billy, Patrick and Great Pop to Sylvii and Parx.

Family and friends are invited to attend Trevor’s Funeral Service, to be held in the Wondai Diggers Club, MacKenzie St, Wondai, Friday 18th December 2020 at 10am. To be followed by a Private Interment within the Wondai Cemetery.

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

H A Y D E N, Maureen Elizabeth

Late of Wondai, sadly passed away, Saturday 31st October 2020. 

Aged 83 years

Maureen shared her life with Lynn for over 50 years within the South Burnett. Loving mother of Kerry, Shane, Mark, Tania and Scott.

A Requiem Mass was held for Maureen in St John the Baptist Catholic Church Wondai, Thursday 5th November 2020 at 11am, and was followed by a Private Cremation.

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