BACKMAN, Mr Ian Bruce
Passed away on 17th May 2020 aged 70 years, after a long battle with illness. Father of Dean, Adam, Merrin and Hayden. Stepdad of Rachel and Doug. Poppy to Jessica, Lauren and Havana.
At peace at last. There is no more pain.
A private funeral service for Mr Ian Backman will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
HERON, Mr Ronald John 'Ron'
Of Paynesville. Passed away peacefully on 18th May 2020. Loved husband of Beverley and loved dad of Ron and Duncan. Father-in-law to Danni and Mandy. Loved granddad to Brodie, Hayley, Tynam, Keith and Jake.
Forever in our hearts
A private funeral service for Mr Ron Heron will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
SYDOW, Mr Ernst
1/7/1939 - 15/5/2020. Aged 80 years. Passed away peacefully at home with his loving wife Margaret and son Frank by his side. The Sydow family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the home care district nursing staff and Dr Kinsella and Dr Alwyn, for their ongoing care for Ernst whilst in palliative care at his home. Rest in Peace.
”You are free now with no more pain"
The family are respecting Ernst’s wishes of a private cremation.
SKOGLUND, Mr Robert 'Bob'
Of Snowy Mountain Country NSW/VIC. Passed away peacefully, aged 72 years. Loved father of Patrick, Tanya, Troy and Andrew. Father-in-law of Tina and Marcus. Poppy to James, Jeremy, Jack, Callum, Lachlan, Chloe, Seth and Alexis. Also loved by brothers and sisters, Norm, Eileen, Val and families.
'Go and enjoy, live life, it's all good.'
A private cremation for Mr Bob Skoglund will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
McKENNA, Mr John
16/12/1927 - 13/5/2020. Of Tostaree. Loved husband of Nola. Loved father, father-in-law and loved Pa of his grandchildren and their partners and his great-grandchildren. Vicki and Greg, Dianne and Simon, Lockie, Darcy, Hugh and Jack. Geoff and Zehra, Zac and Teo. Rod and Meg, Billy, Jed and Chad. Ryan and Jaquie, Seth and Indy. Melissa and Jace, Ella, Lucy and Hannah. Neil and Karen, Christopher and Mara, Mitchell and Emily. Ian and Theresa, Michael, Justin and Alicia. Allen, Tom and Brooke, Holly and Daniel. Rest In Peace John.
No more adventures, only memories xxxxx
KELLY, Mr John Joseph
29/4/52-11/5/2020. Passed away unexpectedly at home, aged 68 years. Son of Brian and Eileen (both dec). Adored father of Alice, Matthew & David & his beloved little dog Benny. Loving brother of Anne, Bernadette, Brendan, Kevin & Loreto. Father-in-law of Joel & Alexia. Cherished Grandpa of Lulu, Matilda, Harrison, Priscilla & Percy. A truly great man whose quiet, gentle nature touched the hearts of so many.
A private funeral for Mr John Kelly will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
CANNINGTON, Mr Charles Fredrick 'Fred'
8/5/1932 - 17/5/2020. Passed away peacefully. Beloved husband of Pauline (dec.). A loving and loved father of Susan, Cheryl, Ian and Simon. Loving Gramps of Brett and Mark, Maddie, Rosie and Harry, Michael and Belinda, and Fletcher and Emerson.
'Together again with Mum'
A private funeral for Mr Charles Cannington will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
GIOVE, Mr Rocco
Of Orbost. Passed away peacefully on May 16th, 2020. Dearly loved husband of Jodie and cherished dad of Sam, Bec and Jacob. Adored poppy to Weston and Arlo. Loved son of Erasmo (dec.) and Mina. Precious brother to Tina, Dino and Grace. Brother-in-law to Cedo, Adele and Arthur.
'Gone too soon, fly with the angels'
A private funeral for Mr Rocco Giove will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
WANT (nee EAREA), Mrs Hazel Betsy 'Betsy'
Of Nicholson, passed away peacefully in her sleep after fighting a long illness on May 14th, 2020. Loved wife of Neville for 61 years. Loved mum of Rod and Leanne, mother-in-law of Eleanor and Steven. Loving grandmother of 4 and proud great-grandmother of twin girls.
Rest In Peace
A private funeral for Mrs Betsy Want will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
KILBY, Mr Gaven
Passed away after a long illness on 10th, May 2020. Dad of Andrew and Shelly. Son of Kevin (dec.) and Lola. Brother of Caryn, Russell, Trevor and Janette. Brother-in-law to Arno, Marion and Cameron.
A private cremation for Mr Gaven Kilby will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
HANCOCK, Mrs Shirley Margaret
11/9/1930 – 10/5/2020 aged 89 years, of Lakes Entrance. Dearly loved wife of Charlie (dec). Mother of Trevor, Brian and Evelyn. Mother in law of Jenny (dec) and Mark. Grandmother of James and Em and Christopher. Great grandmother of Thomas.
The Peter Murray Funerals hearse will depart from Apex Park, North Arm Bridge at 2pm, Thursday May 14th, moving along Marine Parade pausing at 8 Orme Street, Lakes Entrance where her beloved mother, Ina Burchel and great-grandparents Emily and David Carstairs lived. A white cedar tree still stands in the garden that Shirley planted as a child. Moving on passed the site of the old Presbyterian church, the place of so many family celebrations. Continuing along Church Street, turning into , Carpenter Street, that was once decorated with ‘cream and red trucks’. Then onto the Esplanade pausing at #521, site of the former family home ‘Oakshade’. Then onto her final place of rest.
A private funeral for Mrs Shirley Hancock will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
BREMNER (nee STARES), Mrs Mary Josephine
Of Morwell, formerly of lakes Entrance. Passed away peacefully on the 8/5/2020 after a long and courageously fought battle with cancer. Much loved wife of Kevin (dec), mum to Jo & Brendan, Darryl & Tania, Kellie, Justin & Kylie. Nana to Gemma, Maddie, Marc, Teri, Aaron, Dylan, Ashley, Alex, Aidy, Jaz and Joely. Great grandma to Jackson and Violet. Beautiful Mum to Jo and Brendan and loving Nan to Gemma, Maddie and Marc.
Those we hold most dear never truly leave us, they live on in the kindness they showed, the comfort they shared and the love that brought to our lives.
A private funeral for Mrs Mary Bremner will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
HARVEY, Mr Sean
7/10/1968 - 6/5/2020. Passed away at Orbost Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. Loving husband of Jocelyn, loving dad of Brandon and Hope. Loved son of Jeannette (dec.) and Richard (dec.), loved son-in-law of David and Glynis. Cherished brother, brother-in-law, uncle, friend to many.
A private funeral for Mr Sean Harvey will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
To view Sean's Funeral Service please follow this link: https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DzyDpNECKdJ4%26feature%3Dyoutu.be%26fbclid%3DIwAR05xsiA2marQlKwwDxvjBdhw48X9249Qwjyc6vpkWo8NwonQ0XiwnpsOO4&h=AT12GnLUr_kgX1YcezsIUwQL5keIu88vsM-Zw6MaZp7R75tKg3lRncV7amtVAyMGwB4Adj3eRXup-0YGNs7FlrZs4Sbpmoj3MuZUta-xiueWlYTPj033q_jUul6teAa9Fjg4iEyp2rJ-GQP1gLzyNPRHtRln8TKBch3Sy20ySXiDygmwek6CCUtYxUI9tPm4mY6nBFe99vdafS97vygbu3A9EmnsnybqMpCx1WFm-CRSj6zIjdB_beSYWno1r2hbMZz9B8UQspMuexAiA7vH2rfw75m5OFSlpOr3YIwQmXbake0M21p-R8NprCIPI7YlIKh0_jvXeKmXweszgevDF_LJ2kTUZZkVS5ExK4rnS3UtYMGSm8I3hZNMdT_Br7Z8ObBqz_kp3E1PP_-36JIjoCRZqJOTUy-EoNN5DlmrcAMuwUKqycNP2WZPAjCD78UPgPd3OatCSUEUdO09gYgCMBNqgJgb3DdIjTwttRhFtSIKp7ZeDWi6_MTMG1GBCQ2g8vyWhGWYxR9z9VhdxRsg-hcS9LovhZkSjma2Rj1d9n_bDjt64VMtoO3cVFRndOGlHb-5ts5Ftyc1C0GjpO7lHUDbvAsJWqaAuyvMnWNxlmt_vr90guUS9xbFGxZOLJlG
FOSKEY, Dr Deborah Jane
12/11/1949 – 1/5/2020. Loving mother of Brandon (dec.), Eleni and Samara. Deb was a respected colleague, mentor and friend to many. Treasured member of the Foskey, McIlroy and Thompson families.
‘A huge life, simply lived’
A private funeral for Dr Jane Foskey will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions. A memorial service to celebrate Deb’s life will be held later.
PAGE, Mrs Nola Pearl
Passed away peacefully at Orbost Regional Hospital, aged 87 years, with Lyn and Terry by her side. Loving mother of Lyn, Peter and Susan. Adored nana and great-grandma. Will be sadly missed by all her friends at Lochiel House.
Forever loved, always remembered.
A private cremation for Mrs Nola Page has been held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
van den BERK, Mr Antonius 'Tom'
Of Paynesville, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020, aged 92 years. Loved husband of Maartje 'Marge', who together shared 65 years of marriage. Father of John (dec.), Diane and Wendy. Father-in-law of Coral, Robert (dec.) and Darren. Adored opa of Kate, Lisa, Ashley, Alexandra and Matthew. Great opa of Liam, Hudson, Lachlan, Evie and Thomas.
A lifetime of memories.
The funeral service for Mr Antonius 'Tom' van den Berk of Paynesville will be livestreamed on the 'Peter Murray Funerals' Facebook page, Friday May 1st, 2020, commencing at 2.30pm (new amended time, previously advertised as 2pm).
JOINER, Mr Kim Stanley
Of Orbost passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at home on Tuesday 14th April 2020 aged 57 years. Beloved son of Lex & Tige (both dec). Very much-loved brother of Les, David and Cindy. Special brother in law of Ann and Arthur. Adored uncle of Jason, Caryl, Ben & Kylie, Travis & Riana and Jack & Hailey. Great uncle of Henry, Florence and Milla.
'To hear your voice, to see you smile, to sit and talk to you a while, to be together in the same old way, that would be our greatest wish today'
A private funeral for Mr Kim Joiner will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
MARR, Mrs Moira Beatrice
Of Lakes Entrance formerly of Eildon passed away peacefully on 17th April 2020. Loved wife of Thomas (dec) and mother of Sonia (dec), Denise, Christine and Moira. Loving grandmother to all her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
At peace now and loved by all.
A private cremation for Mrs Moira Marr will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
PARDO, Mrs Providencia 'Trudy'
Of Lakes Entrance. Passed away peacefully on April 10th, 2020, surrounded by her family. Loved wife of Luis (dec.), mum to Louise, mother-in-law to Robbie and nanny to Ebony. Companion of John. We love the way you embraced life and took the time to make everyone feel special.
Forever in our hearts, our dancing queen.
A private funeral for Mrs Trudy Pardo will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions
BOWE, Mr Clifford Vernon
10/5/1935 – 11/4/2020 late of Bairnsdale, formerly of Lakes Entrance. Much loved husband of Jean, father of Chris, Steve, Paul, Vin, Debbie, Andrew, Jeff, Greg, Peter and families. Grandfather to 20 and great-grandfather to 4. Brother to Dorothy.
"Kindness in another's trouble, courage in your own."
A memorial service for Mr Clifford Bowe will be held at Yarck, at a later date.
VARTIAINEN, Mr Roy Leonard
Of Nungurner formerly of Elwood. Passed away peacefully at his home with his beloved Viv by his side, aged 66 years. Loved and loved by Vivi and his three sons Daniel, Joshua and Ben. Beautiful Poppy Roy to Phoenix and Zarah. We will always cherish your big, beautiful smile.
A private funeral for Mr Roy Vartiainen will be held due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.
COSSE`, Mrs Catharina 'Kitty' 'Toos'
Of Calulu,VIC, formerly of Hornsby, NSW. Passed away quietly at home on the 6th April 2020. Lovely wife of Jan for 69 years and devoted mother of Donrita and Andette. Mother in law to Peter and Darren. Loving Oma of Josiah (dec), Aaron, Nicholas, Isaac, Jerome, Mariette, Patrick, Josiah, Holly, Aiden and Evan. Omi to Joshua, Matthew, Gwendolyn and Zachariah. Reunited with those that have gone before her and interceding in song with the angels for all of us.
The funeral service for Mrs Catharina Cosse`is available to view via this link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMW4NwUfTxU&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR0mVyl8r_u3PUgB7vwfKxmH4ZM7dKLQc1XixdLJvN-VgPMUT6E98SjCRdo
CROSS, Mr Alan Charles
With great sadness, we announce the loss of Alan who passed away peacefully on 27th March 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Beloved son of Glenys and Lawrence (dec.) Cross, loved brother of Ian, Noel and Alison; loved husband of Anne. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Jessica and Andy, Ryan and Katie & Hannah and Mick. A loving grandfather to Emily, Claire, Anna, Ash, Cadel, Teddy, Edwina, Billy Alan, Maya and Zara. Special brother in law to Geoff, Wendy, Di, Stuart and Erandi. We will proudly walk, run, ride, swim, fish, camp and paddle in your footsteps everyday. Go well Al x
The funeral service for Mr Alan Cross of Bairnsdale, will be livestreamed to the 'Peter Murray Funerals' Facebook page, commencing at 1pm, Wednesday April 1, 2020. If you are unable to make the livestream, the video will be available to replay afterwards.
KUIPER, Mr Johannes 'John'
5/1/1933 - 25/3/2020. Passed away peacefully at home. Husband of Carla, loving father of Michael and Claire, best friend of Bobby.
'Seul et libre'
In accordance to John's wishes a private cremation has been held.
MUSGROVE, Mrs Patricia 'Pat'
Of Lakes Entrance, passed away peacefully on March 22, 2020, surrounded by her family. Loved wife of Max and very special mum of Steve, Faye and Jenny. Mother-in-law of Julie, Vince and Mark. Much loved Nana of Jody, Matt, Leigh, Scott, Trent, Stacey and Brooke. Great Nana Pat to Ryder, Dallas, Sonni, Kai, Braxton, Nate and Ashton. Much loved by all. Forever in our hearts.
The funeral service for Mrs Patricia 'Pat' Musgrove of Lakes Entrance will be livestreamed on the 'Peter Murray Funerals' Facebook page, Friday March 27, 2020, commencing at 11am.
DONALD, Mrs Valerie
Of Orbost, passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020, aged 86 years. Much loved mother of Gary (dec.), Vincent 'Fred' (dec.), Keryn and Linda. Grandmother and great-grandmother. Sadly missed.
A graveside funeral service for Mrs Valerie Donald will be held at the Orbost Cemetery on Thursday, March 12, 2020, commencing at 2pm.
ASHWORTH, Mr Keith Albert 'Ashee'
7/2/1935 - 29/2/2020 of Metung. Passed away peacefully at Latrobe Valley Regional Hospital. Loved husband and partner to Jackie for 30 years. Father to Brooke and husband Mike, proud grandad to Dom and Seb. Fondly known and respected by Jackie's children. Son of Albert and Mary (both dec.), brother of Norman (dec.) Ronald (dec.) and Allen. Brother-in-law of Faye. Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime and departing leave behind us footprints on the sands of time.
The Memorial service for Mr Keith 'Ashee' Ashworth of Metung will be held at Metung Yacht Club, Metung, on Friday, March 20, 2020, commencing at 2pm.
GUILLOT, Mr John Charles
Of Lakes Entrance, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday 27th February 2020, aged 77 years. Loving husband of Cheryl . Adored father of Adam, Nicole, David, Jamie, Alana, Michael, and Donna. Dearly loved Pop of 21 grandchildren and 4 great - grandchildren ( with one on the way ). Special loved brother to Marg & Tony.
Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of the late Mr John Guillot of Lakes Entrance will be offered at St Brendan’s Catholic Church, Lakes Entrance on Thursday 5th March 2020 commencing at 12 noon. At the conclusion of Mass the cortege will proceed to the Lakes Entrance Cemetery.
ROBINSON, Mrs Ethel May
Of Lakes Entrance, passed away peacefully on March 1, 2020, aged 74 years. Loved wife of Eric (dec.) and loving mother to Jason and Vicki and Jodie and Garry. Adored Nan to Matthew, Paige, Sam, Mitchell and Chace. Finally at peace.
The funeral service for Mrs Ethel Robinson of Lakes Entrance, will be held at the Lakes Entrance Golf Club, Golf Links Road, Lakes Entrance, Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 11.30am. Private Cremation.
BOND, Mr Stephen 'Bondy'
Of Paynesville. Passed away on 16th February 2020. Loving father of Tracey, Melissa and Erin. Father in law of Cameron, Nathan and BJ. Poppy to Eliza-Jay, Riley, Zakiah and Talulah. 'We all love you so much.'
The funeral service for Mr Stephen 'Bondy' Bond of Paynesville will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Friday 28th February 2020 commencing at 11:00am. Private cremation.
THOMAS, Mr Ross
Of Paynesville, formerly of Dartmoor. Passed away suddenly on 15th February 2020. Adored husband of Sandra and cherished father of Daryl and Stephen. Father in law of Julie (dec) and Karen. Very much loved step father to Sharon and Tania and step father in law to Glenn and Ian. Loving Pop of Jemma, Chelsea, Jackson, Ally, Kane, Georgia, Dean, Stacy and Owen. Great Pop of Sylvi, Rex, Parker, Taj and Koah. Wonderful memories are ours to keep forever.
The funeral service for Mr Ross Thomas of Paynesville will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Tuesday 25th February 2020 commencing at 11:00am. Private cremation.
MUNDY, Mr Dean Anthony
Of Garran, ACT (formerly of Orbost) passed away on 1st February 2020. Loved son of Maxwell and Jeanette. Loved father of Jordan. Loved Brother of Jason and Nicholas and loved Partner of Ally. Forever in our hearts.
A graveside funeral service for Mr Dean Mundy will be held at the Orbost Cemetery, Orbost on Monday 24th February 2020 commencing at 1:00pm.
COLEMAN, Mrs Wendy
Of Marlo passed away peacefully on Sunday 16th February 2020 aged 82 years. Dearly loved wife of John and mother of Tanya. Remember you always.
A private funeral for Wendy will be held.
BARNETT, Mrs Tracey Leanne
Of Orbost. With her loving family by her side, she closed her eyes peacefully on Monday 10th February 2020 aged 60 years. Loved and loving wife of Jim, adored mother of Joel and Shannon and Claire and Steve. Beloved Nanny of Harley. Loved and missed by family and friends everywhere. Larger than life, your star shines so bright and remains that way. In the hearts of all who knew you. An inspiration to us.
The funeral service for Mrs Tracey Barnett of Orbost will be held at the Orbost Golf Club, Orbost on Wednesday 19th February 2020 commencing at 11:00am. Private cremation.
CROFT (nee Day), Mrs Iris
14/12/1917 - 2/2/2020 aged 102. Dearly loved wife of Malcolm (dec) loved and loving mother of John and Barbara. Mother in law to Hendrika (dec), Elaine and Ernie. Nan to John & Jean, Rhonda & Troy, Shannon & Karin, Rodney, Cherie & Harry. Gran Nan to 13 and great gran Nan to 1. Friend to Tanya and Ricky. Wonderful memories and moments will never fade.
The funeral service for Mrs Iris Croft will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Thursday 13th February 2020 commencing at 10:00am. An additional service for Iris will be held graveside at the Boolarra Cemetery, Barktown Rd, Boolarra at 2:30pm the same day.
MUSGROVE, Mrs Lillian Jean
Of Goon Nure passed away at home on Saturday 1st February 2020. Loved wife of Don (dec). Friend to many. Always in our hearts.
In accordance with Lillian's wishes, a private cremation will be held.
HENDERSON, Mr Stuart Ross 'Ross'
Of Lake Bunga. Passed away on 30th January 2020 aged 83 years. Very loved and loving husband of Eileen (dec).
The funeral service for Mr Ross Henderson of Lake Bunga will be held at the Uniting Church, Lakes Entrance on Friday 7th February 2020 at 10:00am.
LEDWITH (nee Field), Mrs Patricia Margaret
1923 - 2020. Passed away peacefully at Opal Lakeview Aged Care, Lakes Entrance on 2nd February 2020. Loving wife of Terry (dec). Loved mother of Marilyn (dec), Dianne, Suzanne, Pamela (dec) and Helen. Mother in law to John, Geoff and Patrick. Grandmother to Chris, Shannon, Kerrie, Paul (dec), Steven, Kristoffer, Wayan and Kartika and Gigi to all her great grandchildren. Together again with Dad.
Funeral prayers for Mrs Patricia Ledwith of Lakes Entrance will be held at St Brendan's Catholic Church, Lakes Entrance on Thursday 6th February 2020 commencing at 2:00pm. At the conclusion of prayers, the cortege will proceed to the Lakes Entrance Cemetery.
O'SHANNASSY, Mr William John 'John'
Of Orbost, passed away on the 28th January 2020 aged 87 years. Beloved husband of Marg. Loved father of Glen, Lyle, Paul and Terry (dec). Father in law of Millie, Lisa and Melinda. Sadly missed. Always in our hearts.
The funeral service for Mr William John 'John' O'Shannassy of Orbost will be held graveside at the Orbost Cemetery, Orbost on Monday 3rd February 2020 commencing at 2:00pm.
CARSTAIRS (nee Flinn), Mrs Patricia Yvonne
Passed away peacefully at the Bairnsdale Regional Hospital, aged 83 years. She has fought for many years with bad health, but still she smiled. Loving wife of Bruce (dec.). Mother of Victor, Wayne and Keith. Nan to 11 grand kids, and great grandmother to 27. She will be so sadly missed by us all.
A graveside funeral service for Mrs Patricia Yvonne Carstairs will be held at the Lakes Entrance Cemetery, Palmers Road, Lakes Entrance, on Friday, January 31, 2020, commencing at 3pm.
FORDHAM, Mrs Norma
28/8/1935 - 24/1/2020. Passed away after a short illness. Loving wife of Keith (dec). Loved mother of Glenn and grandmother of Ryan, Stephanie (dec) and Joel. Always in our hearts and will be sadly missed
The funeral service for Mrs Norma Fordham of Lakes Entrance will be held graveside at the Lakes Entrance Cemetery, Lakes Entrance on Wednesday 29th January 2020 at 11:00am.
LEWIS-BYLOS, Ms Carrol Anne
Of Orbost, formerly of Jervis Bay NSW, passed away peacefully with her children by her side on 23rd January 2020.
Loving mother of Jason, Kirstein and Brent. Beloved Nan of Tahlia, Peter, Bailey, Lachlan and Nevaeh.
Gone walkabout with a cup of tea, we will always miss you Shorty.
The funeral service for Carrol Anne Lewis-Bylos of Orbost will be held graveside at the Orbost Cemetery, Orbost on Friday 31st January 2020 commencing at 11:00am.
GRIGGS, Mrs Shirley Dawn
A graveside funeral service for Mrs Shirley Dawn Griggs of Orbost will be held at the Orbost Lawn Cemetery, Orbost on Friday 24th January 2020 commencing at 2.00 pm.
MARSHALL, Mr Maurice 'Maurie'
Passed away peacefully at Orbost Regional Health on Wednesday 8th January 2020. Loved husband of Christine, cherished (and at times tolerated) Dad of Allison and Dale, Jo and Rob, Leah and Brett, Gerard and Kym. Very proud Pop / Papa Woof Woof of Dakota, Callan, Ella, Archie, Makayla and Campbell. Friend to many. Resting now after a long illness. Go Tigers.
The Memorial Service for Mr Maurice 'Maurie' Marshall of Orbost will be held at the Orbost Golf Club, 96 Bonang Rd, Orbost on Tuesday 14th January 2020 commencing at 2:00pm.
TAIT, Mr John
Passed away peacefully, aged 91 years. Loving husband to Eva & father to Jeanette & Marian. Father in law to Frank. Proud Pop to Des, Kieran, Stephen and Christian and great grandfather to Ellana, Alissa, Raiden and Luca. Will be sadly missed.
The funeral service for Mr John Tait of Bairnsdale will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, Bairnsdale on Monday 13th January 2020 commencing at 10.30am. Private Cremation
TARANTINO, Mr Giovanni 'John'
Funeral prayers to celebrate the life of Mr Giovanni 'John' Tarantino of Kalimna will be held at St Brendans Catholic Church, Lakes Entrance on Thursday 16th January 2020 commencing at 11:00am. At the conlcusion of prayers the cortege will proceed to the Lakes Entrance Cemetery.
COOK, Mr Douglas
Of Lake Tyers Beach, formerly of Geelong for many years. Passed away peacefully at Bairnsdale Regional Hospital on Thursday 2nd January 2020 aged 80 years. Loved husband of Ann & loving father & father in law of Justine & Morry and Miranda & Terry. Adored Pop of Jessica, Dylan and Jackson, Brandon and Tayler. Always in our hearts. Private Cremation.
A Memorial service will be advertised in the Geelong Advertiser in due course.
ELLIS, Mr Raymond John 'Bluey'
19/2/1947 - 3/1/2020 Passed away suddenly at home. Loved husband of Pauline. Adored Dad of Narelle and Nikki. Special Dad to Deb, Chrissy, Lisa and Blake. Poppy of Charlotte, Josh and Quinn. Forever loved.
The funeral service for Mr Raymond 'Bluey' Ellis of Lakes Entrance will leave the Lakes Entrance Golf Club, Golf Links Rd, Lakes Entrance after a service commencing at 2:00pm on Monday 13th January 2020 for the Lakes Entrance Cemetery.
ROWE (nee Bartlett), Mrs Brenda Janet
27/1/ 1927 - 4/1/2020 of Lakes Entrance, formerly of Morwell. Dearly loved wife of Peter (dec) and loving Mother of their five children. Devoted Granny of 12 grandchildren and very special great Gran of 25 precious great grandchildren.
The funeral service for Mrs Brenda Janet Rowe of Lakes Entrance, formerly of Morwell, will be held at St Nicholas Anglican Church, 11 Church St, Lakes Entrance on Friday 10th January 2020 commencing at 10.00 am. An additional service will be held at Gippsland Memorial Park, Cemetery Dr, Traralgon commencing at 2.30pm the same day. Private Cremation.
CLEMENTS, Mr Horace 'Clem'
The funeral service for Mr Horace 'Clem' Clements of Paynesville will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Monday 6th January 2020 commencing at 11:00am.
MEYZIS, Mr Martin Liudas
Of Bairnsdale and Orbost. Passed away at Bairnsdale Regional Hospital on Thursday 26th December 2019, aged 66 years. Larrikin of 6 kids, friend to many. Gone to soon.
The memorial service for Mr Martin Meyzis will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Saturday 18th January 2020 commencing at 11:00am.
PURCELL, Mr Francis James 'Frank'
Of Johnsonville, passed away peacefully at BRHS on Wednesday 18th December 2019, aged 72 years. Loved stepfather of Jurgen & Andrea & treasured stepfather in law of Jan & Allan. Adored Poppy of Robbie, Andrew, Tanya, Michael, Alyce their partners & their children. Much loved best mate of Rob. Our words are few, our thoughts are deep, wonderful memories are ours to keep. Rest in peace.
A graveside funeral service for Mr Frank Purcell of Johnsonville will be held at the Bairnsdale Lawn Cemetery, Bairnsdale on Monday 23rd December 2019 commencing at 11.00am. In lieu of flowers, donations to Bairnsdale Regional Hospital would be greatly appreciated.
MCCALLUM, Mr Merv
Of Metung, passed away peacefully on 15th December 2019. Much loved husband of Joan (dec) and 'Old man' of Craig and Kylie. Grandfather of Cooper and Aston. 'A bloke couldn't have had a better 'Old man'.
The funeral service for Mr Merv McCallum of Metung will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Friday 20th December 2019 commencing at 2:00pm. Private cremation.
MORESI, Mr David Walter
Aged 69, passed away tragically on 30 November 2019. Dearly loved husband of Judi and much loved dad of Kelly, Nathan and Luke and father in law to Sam, Belinda and Becky. Adored grandfather to Ella, Campbell, Cooper, Lachlan, Hunter, Harriet, Clementine, Lenora and Ned. Very much loved and missed.
The Memorial Service for Mr David Moresi of Johnsonville will be held at the Lakes Entrance Golf Club, Golf Links Rd, Lakes Entrance on Friday 13th December 2019 commencing at 2:00pm.
STEVENSON, Ms Cheryl Patricia
Of Lakes Entrance, formerly of Morwell, passed away at Latrobe Regional Hospital, Traralgon after a hard battle aged only 67 years. Dearly loved mother of Rebecca & Kerryn. Adored sister of Elizabeth. Loved mother in law of Rick & Lance. Special Nana of Isaac & Zoe and Lyra & Kayley. Weep not that she has gone but smile that she has been.
The funeral service for Cheryl Stevenson of Lakes Entrance will leave the Lakes Entrance Baptist Church, 141 Princes Highway Lakes Entrance on Monday 9th December 2019, after a service commencing at 11.00am for the Lakes Entrance Cemetery.
MARSHALL, Mr Bryan William
Of Paynesville, formerly of Wederburn and Beaconsfield. Passed away with his beloved Denise by his side on Monday 2nd December 2019 aged 73 years. Much loved father of Julie-Anne and Robert. Father in law to Charles. Special Pa to Georgina & Billy and Sebastian. Brother of David and Philip (dec). Love and gratitude to Gary & Jan for their unwavering love and support.
A wonderful person, so loving and kind. What beautiful memories you have left behind. Sharing and caring, always content. Loved and respected wherever you went.
The family would like to thank BRHS Palliative Care team and the district nurses for their ongoing support over the last 4 years.
WERTHEIMER, Mr Peter William
6/11/41 – 23/11/19. After his courageous battle, Peter, dearly loved father of Sally, Susan & Vivien, partner of Christine and grandfather to Jack, Ben, Lucas, Maiya & Kale, passed away peacefully in his sleep. Peter’s kindness, strength and generosity of heart were his gifts to all who were blessed to have known and loved him. He will be forever in our memories and hearts.
The funeral service for Mr Peter Wertheimer of Paynesville will leave The Anglican Church of St Peter By The Lake, Paynesville after a service commencing at 12 noon on Saturday 30th November 2019 for the Paynesville Cemetery.
GARTH, Mr Damian Paul
Of Paynesville, died suddenly on Thursday 21st November 2019 aged 44 years. Loved husband of Katie. Adored father of Kayla, Mitchell, Darcie, Holly and Hayden. At peace at last. There is no more pain. Fond memories of the past, are what we will retain.
The funeral service for Mr Damian Paul Garth of Paynesville will be held at The Paynesville Football Club, Paynesville on Friday 29th November 2019 commencing at 3:00pm. Private cremation.
ROWE, Mrs Sheila Mary
Of Bairnsdale. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on 20th November 2019. Wife of Gordon (dec). Mother of Marlene, Barry (dec), Peter and Julie (dec). Mother in law of Bev and John. Nan to 15 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and 2 great, great grandchildren. 'You did it your way'. Rest in peace
Funeral prayers for Mrs Sheila Rowe of Bairnsdale will be held at St Mary's Catholic Church, Bairnsdale on Tuesday 26th November 2019 commencing at 1:00pm. At the conclusion of prayers, the cortege will proceed to the Bairnsdale Cemetery.
DOUGLAS, Mr Robert 'Bob'
Of Lakes Entrance, passed away suddenly on 17th November 2019 aged 83 years. Much loved husband of Jill and father of Matthew. Father in law of Gaby and adored Grandpa of Jensen, Clayton and Martin. 'A great innings'. Forever in our hearts.
A Memorial service for Mr Robert 'Bob' Douglas of Lakes Entrance will be held at the Lakes Entrance Golf Club, Golf Links Rd, Lakes Entrance on Thursday 28th November 2019 commencing at 11:00am.
ELDRIDGE (nee SPRUZEN), Mrs Lois Merle
Passed away peacefully on 16th November 2019. Loved wife and mother of Bill (dec), Rob and Chris. Loving sister of Shirley and Yvonne (dec) and their families. Sadly missed. In God’s care
The funeral service for Mrs Lois Eldridge will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Thursday 21st November 2019 commencing at 10.30am. Private cremation.
LAWS, Mr Paul Damian
Late of Sutherland Lodge, Bairnsdale. Passed away on 13th November 2019. Loved son of Peter & Daintry (both dec) and loved brother of Theresa, Patrick, Peter and David. A gentle soul well loved.
The funeral service for Mr Paul Laws will leave the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, Bairnsdale after a service commencing at 11:00am on Wednesday 20th November 2019 for the Paynesville Cemetery.
LOFFLER, Mr Errol John
Of Paynesville. Passed away peacefully at Opal Nursing Home, Paynesville on Tuesday 12th November 2019 aged 76 years. Dearly loved husband of Joy of nearly 57 years. Much loved Dad to Glenn, Craig, John and Tracy. Beloved father in law to Rohan. Cherished Pop to Jaye, Demi, Tyler Alisha, Amy and Emily. A chapter completed, a page turned, a life well lived, a rest well earned. Happy memories of the good times, happy memories will never be forgotten. Peacefully Sleeping.
The funeral service for Mr Errol John Loffler of Paynesville will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Wednesday 20th November 2019 commencing at 2.00pm. Private Cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to the Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
RITCHIE, Ms Caroline
Of Bairnsdale. Passed away at home surrounded by family on 10th November 2019. Cherished mother of Willow, Dennis (dec) and Ant. Mother in law of Lisa, Paula and Lynette. Adored Nan to Darryl, Monique, Taylah, Milli, Nash, Lincoln and Evie. Loved sister to sister Helen, Dennis (dec) Jeffery (dec), Edna, Donald ‘Duck’ (dec), Lisa and Jackie. Loving partner of Wilfred. Reunited with Dennis.
The funeral service for Ms Caroline Ritchie of Bairnsdale will be held at Gippsland and East Gippsland Aboriginal Co-Operative (GEGAC) 37-53 Dalmahoy St, Bairnsdale on Friday 22nd November 2019 commencing at 12 noon. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the Bairnsdale Cemetery.
CROUCH, Ms Hayley Isabel
3/11/1986 – 11/11/2019. We will miss your kind and gentle soul, your cheeky smile and heart of gold. Loving daughter of Jill and Michael. Sister to David, Kristy and Phil. Special aunty to Polly, Edi and Lewis We will love you forever and a day. Sleep peacefully little one.
The funeral service for Miss Hayley Crouch of Marlo will be held at the Marlo Cemetery, Marlo on Thursday 21st November 2019 commencing at 2:00pm.
PIETRALLA, Mr Werner
Of Bruthen, passed away on Tuesday 29th October 2019. Beloved husband of Christa, loved father of Siegfried and Manfred and their families Mary, Janine, Liam, Leonardo, Olivia and Sebastian.
A memorial service for Mr Werner Pietralla of Bruthen will be held at the Peter Murray Funerals Chapel, 30 Victoria St, Bairnsdale on Monday 11th November 2019 commencing at 2:00pm.
HUGHES, Mrs Joyce
7/6/1914 - 30/10/2019 Whilst you didn’t quite get to that 110 you’d always aimed for, 105 was an awesome achievement! Joyce passed away on Wednesday 30th October 2019, surrounded by the loving and caring staff at Bupa Eastwood, who cannot be praised enough for their care, commitment and devotion to a beautiful woman. Thanks for the memories Grandma! You will be missed by all of your friends! Everyone you came into contact with loved you and thoroughly enjoyed spending time with you. RIP
A graveside funeral service for Mrs Joyce Hughes will be held at the Bairnsdale Cemetery, Bairnsdale on Friday 8th November 2019 commencing at 2pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Dementia Australia would be greatly appreciated.
YOUNG, Mr Reginald Frederick 'Mick'
Of Cann River. Passed away peacefully on 27th October 2019. Loved father of Kevin and Maureen. Loved Pop of Donald, David, Joshua, Jodie, Blake, Jordan, Shania, Izaiah and Ocean. Forever loved and greatly missed.
The funeral service for Mr Reginald ‘Mick’ Young of Cann River will be held graveside at the Cann River Cemetery, 152 Princes Highway, Cann River on Thursday 7th November 2019 commencing at 2:00pm.
CROWE, Mrs Norma Joan
Passed away peacefully on October 27th 2019, aged 85 years.
Loving wife of Ian (dec), Mother of Geoffrey (dec), Barry, Glendon and Peter. In our hearts forever. Rest in peace
The funeral service for Mrs Norma Crowe of Orbost will be held at St James Anglican Church, Orbost on Monday 4th November, 2019 at 2:00pm. Private cremation.
MARKBY, Mrs Marie Louise
Of Lakes Entrance. 18/11/1930 - 26/10/2019
Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Bairnsdale Hospital, aged 88 years. Dearly loved wife of Alan (dec) Much loved mother of Geoffrey and mother in law of Juliet. Loving sister in law of Nancy Burns. Adoring 'Mummy' of Tootsie the dog.
Forever in our hearts
The funeral service for Mrs Marie Markby of Lakes Entrance will arrive at the Lakes Entrance Cemetery, Lakes Entrance on Friday 1st November 2019 at 2:00pm for a graveside service.
COLEMAN, Mrs Jean Margaret
Formerly of Simpsons Creek. Passed away at Lakes Entrance Aged Care Facility on 21st October 2019. Loved wife of Patrick (dec) and mother of Tina and Michael. Mother in law of Brian and Colleen. Nan to Wayne (dec) Kim, Tammi, Charlene, Joshua, Ethan, Riley, Linsie and Daniel. Great Nan of Raymond, Holly, Amy, Sophie, Isabella, Emogen, Kaidan, Toby, Lachlan, Sarina, Corey, Kaitlyn, Bailey and Marcus. Sadly missed.
The funeral service of Mrs Jean Coleman formerly of Simpsons Creek will be held graveside at the Lakes Entrance Cemetery on Wednesday 30th October at 11:00am.