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Let’s take a look at some of the most unique and unusual wakes and funerals throughout history.
Signature black sunglasses, tight black jeans, ponytails, black leather gloves and rings with chrome hearts.
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Date of Funeral: 02/02/2021
FARMER, Donald Alfred 'Don'
Formerly of 'Edgely', Lower Wonga and late of Oxford Crest. Passed away peacefully surrounded by family, under the care of the Doctors and Nurses of the ESU Team at Gympie Hospital, 26 January 2021.
Aged 95 years
Loving Husband of ...
Publication: The Courier-MailDate listed: 30/1/2021
Formerly of Tin Can Bay Beloved wife of Ned. Passed away peacefully in her 90th year in the arms of Ned, on Friday 31st July 2020.
Publication: DigitalDate listed: 18/8/2020
from Barnsby U.K. formally of Gympie Passed away peacefully on the 20.5.2020, aged 50 years after a long battle with MND.
Beloved husband of Catherine, loving father to Georgiana, much loved son of Alan(Mick dec’d) & Dorothy Pratt, much loved brother, brother-in-law & uncle to Mary, Val ...
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 6/6/2020
10.07.1947 ~ 19.05.2020
Loving wife of TERRY BLACKER. Mother, Mother in law, Grandmother and my only Sister. Our hearts go out to Suzanne's family at this very sad time, on behalf of Percy & Cathy Elliott & my family. We have said our final goodbyes, on Monday 25th ...
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 30/5/2020
Late of Bribie Island—formerly of Gympie Passed away peacefully 28th April 2020. Aged 79 years Dearly beloved husband of Ivy. Loving Father and Father-In-law of Thomas and Alaina, Kevin and Sonya, Judith and Stephen and proud Grandfather and Great Grand Father of their Families. Sadly due to the current ...
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 2/5/2020
11/7/1930 - 3/4/2020
Formerly from Lagoon Pocket and Brooloo. Privately interred on 20th April 2020. Loving wife of Frederick (Fred) Thomsen (dec). Mother to Christine, Jennifer, Roslyn, Beverley and families. Grandmother to 9 grandchildren and Great-grandmother to 9 great-grandchildren.
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 2/5/2020
Late of Foreshores, formerly of Gladstone and Gympie.
Passed away peacefully 19th April 2020, aged 75 years.
A private service is to be held at Gympie Cemetery where David will be laid to rest.
Publications: Gladstone Observer, Gympie TimesDate listed: 29/4/2020
12/12/1935 - 10/04/2020 Late of Sawtell and Widgee.
We are saddened to announce mum's passing at Coffs Haven Aged Care, aged 84 Years. Laid to rest with a private service at Armidale Lawn Cemetery. Beloved Wife of Milton. "Together again". Loving Mother to Darrell & Glenda, Stephen ...
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 29/4/2020
Of Maryborough, formerly of Kenilworth and Wavell Heights, Brisbane. Passed away April 5, 2020, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of Neville. Loving mother, mother-in-law, grandmother and great grandmother.
A private family service has been held.
Forever In Our Hearts
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 11/4/2020
Lately of Langshaw, passed away peacefully in Gympie Hospital on 23rd of March, aged 90 years.
For 66 years the dearest of wives for Jumbo. She was the loving Mother of Mary Ann and Tom, Grandmother of Arnold and Claire and Great Grandmother of Lewis, Georgia and William.
She will ...
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 28/3/2020
09/02/1946 ~ 25/02/2020
Late of Rainbow Beach. Formerly of Ipswich. Aged 74 years. Much loved father and father-in-law of Amanda and Chris, Michelle and Scott. Adored granddad of Abby, Darcy, Lachlan and ...
Publications: Gympie Times, Queensland TimesDate listed: 29/2/2020
Rendell ~ Vera Maud "Chicky Babe" Nee Mayfield
Late of Gympie, passed away 16th October 2019 Aged 93 years
Loved wife of Bill (dec) much loved Mother, Mother-In-Law of Gloria and Keith, Ken (dec), Nanna, Great Nanna and Great Great Ma and their families and sister.
A private cremation service was ...
Publication: Gympie TimesDate listed: 26/10/2019
of Imbil Passed away suddenly on Tuesday 26th September 2019 at home. Aged 55 years. Cherished Wife and best friend of Luke. Doting and treasured Mum of Darcy. Loving Step-Mum to Veronica and proud Nanny to Ekiah. Devoted animal lover and a wonderful friend to many. Family will advise details ...
Publications: Noosa News, Gympie TimesDate listed: 8/10/2019
CONNORS Faye Lorraine Peacefully passed 28th September 2019. Wife of Kerry (Chuck) Mother of Tania & Christopher, mother in law of Rebecca & Joshua, nanny of four. Loved and missed by all. Kelvin Grove~(07) 3356...
Publications: Gympie Times, Fraser Coast ChronicleDate listed: 1/10/2019