Announcements Archive


BROOME:  Albert Edward (Bert)  7 July, 2016 Peacefully at home.  Of Wallerawang.   Much loved husband of Margaret (dec), partner of Elaine (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Julie & Rod, Angela & Dave, Suzanne & Shayne, Stephen & Alanna, David & Jody, Laurie & Tracey, Tom & Caz, Joyce & Neville, Coralie & Albert, much loved Pop of his 25 grandchildren & 31 great grandchildren, dear brother & brother-in-law of Valmai & Paul, Raymond and uncle of their families.

Aged 80 years.

‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral service for the late  ALBERT EDWARD BROOME  of  Wallerawang will be held in St. John The Evangelist Church, Wallerawang,  ON FRIDAY (15TH JULY, 2016) AT 12.00 O’CLOCK.

 

At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the Anglican Portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery..

 


PENDER:  Peter Maxwell  4 July, 2016 suddenly at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow.  Of Lithgow.  Husband of Fe, most loved father & father-in-law of Sorina & Simon Vassella, dear brother & brother-in-law of Keith (dec) & Noelyn, Dawn (dec), Harry (dec), Brian & June, Leslie & Pam, Yvonne & John, cherished uncle of his nieces & nephews, a friend and coach of many.

Aged 78 years

‘Always remembered’

Funeral and committal services for the late PETER MAXWELL PENDER of Lithgow, will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON MONDAY (11th JULY, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the services a private interment will take place.   Members of Lithgow & N.S.W Basketball Association and Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.   No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Cancer Council N.S.W. and may be left at the church.


 

OKON :  Timothy John (Tim)   3 July, 2016 peacefully at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood.  Of Lithgow.  Dearly loved son of John & Pat, loved brother of Maria, Martin, Philip,  Kate, Boo, Chris (dec), Anne, loved brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 56 Years

Always in our hearts

Rest in peace

Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late TIMOTHY JOHN OKON will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON  THURSDAY (7TH JULY, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers a private cremation will take place.   No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Careflight and may be left at the church.


WILDENBURG (nee GEERDERS):  Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late  MARTINA JOHANNA WILDENBURG of Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church   Mort Street, Lithgow  ON TUESDAY (5TH JULY,  2016 ) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass a private cremation will take place.   Members of Gorrie Ban & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.   No Flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Christian Blind Mission & may be left at the Church.


WILSON: John Herbert  22 June, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Lithgow.  Dearly loved partner of Annette, loved father & father-in-law of Michael, Mechelle & Les Goldspink, Adrian & Kellie, Lisa (dec), Renee (dec), Brad, much loved Pop & Pa of Karl, Vaughn, Ashly, Cassidy, Kye, Merryn, dear brother of Sid and uncle of his family.

Aged 78 years.

“Forever in our hearts”

A graveside service for JOHN will be held in the Anglican portion of Hartley Cemetery  ON, WEDNESDAY (29TH  JUNE, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Cancer Council of N.S.W. and may be left at the graveside.


 

DICKER (nee RYAN): Catherine Josephine (Katie) 21 June, 2016 peacefully at Tanderra Nursing Home. Of Lithgow. Loving wife of Arthur (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Liz & Tony Woodgate, Mary & Dennis MacFarlane, Robert & Marilyn, much loved Nanny of 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren, dear sister of Helena, Jo, Maggie, Andy and Phil (all dec), fond  sister-in-law and auntie of their families.

  Aged 94 years

Forever in our hearts.

Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of  the late CATHERINE JOSEPHINE DICKER of Lithgow will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Catholic Church Mort Street, Lithgow ON MONDAY (27th JUNE, 2016) AT 11.00AM. The rosary will be recited in the church at 10.30am prior to the commencement of the mass.  At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the Catholic portion of Lowther Cemetery.   Members of the Lithgow Legacy & Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.   No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Diabetes Australia Research Trust & may be left at the church.


 

HART (nee COLBEY):  Anne Marie (Annee) Born 4 September 1934 in Glenelg SA. Died 16 June, 2016 suddenly at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow formerly of North Balgowlah NSW. Daughter of Bob & Mary Colbey (both dec), dearly loved mother & mother-in-law of Andrew (dec), Austin & Linda, Gabe & Mick, Declan & Jeannette, much loved grandmother and great grandmother, dear sister of Paul & Fran and fond  sister-in-law and auntie of their families, wife of Ronald William Hart (dec), cherished friend of many.

Will be sadly missed.

Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of  the late ANNE MARIE HART will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Catholic Church Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (24th June, 2016) AT 11.00AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass private cremation will take place.  Members of the Catholic Women’s League & Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.   No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to ANTAR (Australians for Native Title & Reconciliation) & may be left at the church.


WILLIAMS (nee DOWLER):         Susannah Mary  (Mary) 2 0 June, 2016 peacefully at Portland Tabulam Cottages, Portland and formerly of Lithgow.  Dearly loved wife of Jack (dec), loving mother & mother-in-law of Kathleen, Ann & Sam, Yvonne & Jeff, much loved Grandma of Rachael, Heath & Jess, Peita & Leigh, Melinda, Kasey & Michael, great grandma of James, Hayden, Flynn, Blake, Amy, Ryan, Harry, Nixon, dear sister of Frank, Arthur, Reg, Tom, Mabel, Eva (all dec).

Aged 87 years.

“Dear to our hearts, always be remembered”

Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late  SUSANNAH MARY WILLIAMS of  Portland Tabulam Cottages, Portland and formerly of Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow on  THURSDAY (23RD  JUNE, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass a private interment will take place.   No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Diabetes Australia Research Trust and may be left at the church.


URYSZEK :  Kirsten Marie  9 June, 2016 unexpectedly.  Of Lithgow and formerly of Sydney.  Dearly loved daughter of George & Trin, cherished sister, auntie and friend of many.

Aged 29 Years

‘Forever in our hearts’

Prayers for the repose of the soul of KIRSTEN  MARIE URYSZEK will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON  WEDNESDAY (22ND June, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers a private cremation will take place.   No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Beyond Blue and may be left at the church.


BARKER  (nee CARR):  Winifred Dorothy (Win)  16 June, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Wallerawang.   Dearly loved wife of Ron, loved mother & mother-in-law of Ken & Karlene, Helen, Col & Robynn, Peter (dec), Kate & Greg Smith, much loved Nan of Petra, Tyron, Jeremy, Anna, Tenay, Elizabeth, Emma, Jack and their families, dear sister & sister-in-law and auntie of  all their families.

Aged 87 years

‘Forever in our hearts’

A service for the late WINIFRED  DOROTHY BARKER of Wallerawang will be held in Wallerawang Uniting Church, Commens Street, Wallerawang ON  TUESDAY (21ST JUNE, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.   At the conclusion of the service a private interment will take place.


HUNT (nee McLEHOSE):   Margaret Diana        15 June, 2016 peacefully at Newcastle. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Peter, loved mother & mother-in-law of Lyndall & Graham Barre, Allyn & Nicole, much loved Nan of Alex & Charlotte, dear sister & sister-in-law of Bob & Jean McLehose, Toni Bell (dec), Des & Liz Hunt, fond auntie of Lynn, Bruce, Gavin, Toby & their families.

Aged 74 years.

Always in our hearts.

 Funeral & committal services for the late MARGARET DIANA HUNT of Lithgow will be held in the chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON MONDAY (20TH JUNE, 2016) AT 12.00 O’CLOCK. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation and may be left at the chapel.


HAWKEN (nee TAIT): Susan Ellen (Sue) 9 June, 2016 at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Daryl, much loved stepmother & mother-in-law of Sharon & Todd Selby, loving Granma of Aleisha, Amy, Luke, dear sister of Jimmy, Jack, Lisle, Nelson (all Dec) and Joyce, mother of Natalie Woods and fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 72 years.
‘At Peace’

 Funeral & committal services for the late SUSAN ELLEN HAWKEN of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (16TH JUNE, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Lithgow Workmen’s Club & Club Lithgow are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Palliative Care Unit at Lithgow District Hospital & may be left at the church.


JACKSON (nee CUMMINS):         Barbara Anne            9 June, 2016 peacefully at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Wallerawang. Beloved daughter of Peter & Helen (both deceased), dearly loved wife of Stephen, loved mother & mother-in-law of Jody & Craig Reid, Barry & Alison, Nathan & Linda, much loved Nan of William, Harrison, Charlotte, Alexander, Lucy, Abigail, Alexis & Grace, dear sister of Sandra Embleton, Cheryl Simpson & Steven, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 60 years.

You have to fight through some bad days to earn the best days of your life.

‘Courageous to the end.’

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late BARBARA ANNE JACKSON of Wallerawang will be offered in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lidsdale Street, Wallerawang ON SATURDAY (11th JUNE, 2016) AT 10.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers private interment will take place. Members of the Wallerawang Bowling Club & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Rushworth / Bender Walk for Cancer & may be left at the church.


 

ECKFORD:   Mervyn George (Merv)        4 June, 2016 peacefully at home. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Janet (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Wayne & Allison, Alan & Wendy, Leeann (dec), Ross & Susan, much loved Pop of Kellie-Ann, Tisharna, Mitchell, Ann, Adam, Megan & Mia, dear brother of Judy Cullen & Faye Eckford, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 83 years.

Gone fishing.

Funeral & committal services for the late MERVYN GEORGE ECKFORD of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (10TH JUNE, 2016) AT 12.00 O’CLOCK. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Palliative Care Unit at Lithgow District Hospital & may be left at the church.


MAYS (nee DICK):              Marcia Joan             1 June, 2016 at Westmead Hospital. Of Lithgow. Beloved mother & mother-in-law of Steven & Sue-ellen, David, Janene & Erich Anderson, Allan (dec), much loved ‘Nanna Mays’ of Brendan & Elise, Katrina & Matt, Samantha, Damian, dear sister of John, Bob, Blue, Annette Ahuriri, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 75 years.

Forever in our hearts.

Funeral & committal services for the late MARCIA JOAN MAYS of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (10TH JUNE, 2016) AT 10.00AM. Family & friends are encouraged to wear purple to celebrate Marcia’s life. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Beehive & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to CareFlight & may be left at the church.


 

CHERRY (nee STOREY):  Elsie Lillian   5 June, 2016 peacefully at Tabulam Cottages, Portland. Dearly loved wife of Jack (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Alan & Marie, Shirley & Allan Dive, much loved Nan of Gareth, Kristina & Steve Linhart, Christopher & Karyn Dive, Jodie & Jim Ridley, Jennifer & Amanda and of her great grandchildren Bridie, Mykalah, Lilibelle & Georgia, dear sister, sister-in-law & auntie of her family.

In her 94th year.

Always remembered.

 Funeral & committal services for the late ELSIE CHERRY will be held in the chapel of Norwood Park Crematorium, Bradwardine Road, Bathurst ON THURSDAY (9TH JUNE, 2016) AT 2.00PM. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Tabulam Cottages, Portland & may be left at the chapel.


 

CUMMINS (nee SEYMOUR):        Helen Mary   2 June, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Portland. Dearly loved wife of Peter (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Sandra & Ken (dec) Embleton, Barbara & Stephen Jackson, Cheryl & Colin Simpson, Steven & Anne, much loved Nan of her 10 grandchildren & 18 great grandchildren, dear sister of Kevin, Edna, Enid, Ken, Jack, Frederick (all dec), Alan & Ron, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

In her 80thyear.

Forever loved.

 CUMMINS:   Funeral & committal services for the late HELEN MARY CUMMINS of Portland will be held in the chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON TUESDAY (7TH JUNE, 2016) AT 10.00AM. Members of the Portland Pensioners Association are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Portland Pensioners Association and may be left at the chapel.


 

COLVIN:       Philip (Phil)   29 May, 2016 peacefully at Cowra Hospital. Of Cowra & formerly of Gunnedah. Dearly loved husband of Chrissy (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Andrew & Karen (Scotland), Philip & Anne (Lithgow), Lee & Kristen (Gowrie), much loved ‘Pa’ of Barry, Vicki, Samantha, Alex & Kristie, Edward and great grandfather of Saxon & Aston.

Aged 78 years.

‘Reunited with his beloved Chrissy’.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late PHILIP COLVIN will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (3RD JUNE, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place.


ROSS: Pamela Mary 28 May, 2016 at Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow. Of Lithgow.

Beloved sister and Auntie

Aged 73 years.

 Forever loved.

Privately cremated.


 

MITCHELL (nee FORSYTH):       Jean Margaret 22 May, 2016 at Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Jim (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Ken & Pam (Lithgow), Marion & Peter Philpott (Orange), Anne & Mal Feltham (Harrington), Ross (Peel), Jennie & Mick McCann (Lithgow), much loved Nan of her 14 grandchildren & 7 great grandchildren.

Aged 85 years.

‘Reunited with her beloved Jim’.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late JEAN MARGARET MITCHELL of Lithgow will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (25TH MAY, 2016) AT 2.00PM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the family grave Lawn No.1 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow & may be left at the church.


 

McCONNELL: Colin George 19 May, 2016 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Fay (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Denise & Geoff Ivers and Sherryn, much loved grandfather of his grandchildren Benjamin, Hannah, Jemimah & Dave, Isaac & Belle, Josiah and of his great grandchildren Olivia, Cailey, Ariana and Logan, dear brother of Bruce, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 83 years.

 Forever in our hearts.

A memorial service of thanksgiving for the life of the late COLIN GEORGE McCONNELL of Lithgow will be held in St Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON TUESDAY (24th May, 2016) AT 2.00PM.

Privately cremated.


FRAGAR  (nee STUART) : Marion Ruth (Ruth) 12 May, 2016 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow and formerly of “Roseview” Little Hartley.  Loving wife of Garth (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of  Bruce, Ross & Elizabeth, much loved grandmother of  Tracey and Mark and their families, dear sister of Marjorie, Athol (both dec) and auntie of  their families.

Aged 98 years

“In God’s Care”

 FRAGAR:  Funeral and committal services for  MARION RUTH FRAGAR  of  Three Tree Lodge and formerly of “Roseview” Little Hartley will be held in the Old Bowenfels Presbyterian Church,   ON, THURSDAY (19TH MAY,  2016) AT 10.30 AM.   At the conclusion of the services a private interment will take place.


 

TURK (nee HAZELTINE):    Elizabeth Betty Forbes (Betty)     10 May, 2016 peacefully at Cooinda Aged Peoples Home, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Loving wife of Wally (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Heather & David Butler, Jenny & Eric Young, much loved Nan of her 5 grandchildren and her 13 great grandchildren, dear sister of Tommy and Barry (both dec), loved auntie of their families.

Aged 86 years.
Rest In Peace.

Respecting Betty’s wishes a private funeral service was held ON MONDAY (16th May, 2016).


 

COLLINS: Funeral & committal services for the late JOHN ALBERT (Collo – Little Johnny) COLLINS of Lithgow  will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON  FRIDAY  (13TH MAY, 2016) AT 3.00PM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.  Members of Club Lithgow, Lithgow Workmen’s Club and Portland Bowling Club are invited to attend.


EVANS (nee MATTHEWS):  Beryl Dawn 8 May, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Tom, loving mother & mother-in-law of Debbie & Alan Faulkner, Lynda & Scott Martin, much loved Nan of Daniel & Emily, Ryan, Emma, James, Ben, great grandmother of Lexie, dear sister & sister-in-law and auntie of their families.

Aged 81 years.

Forever in our hearts.

Funeral & committal services for the late BERYL DAWN EVANS of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (13TH MAY, 2016) AT 11.00AM.  At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place.   Members of Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.   No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Alzheimers Australia  & may be left at the church.


WATSON: Norma Elaine (Dig) 5th May, 2016 suddenly at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Beloved daughter of Tom & Vera (Biddy) Watson (both dec), loving sister of Daphne, Dorothy & Les (all dec), Loving friend of Betty, dearly loved auntie of Gus, Lynn, Chris, Sharon, Kathy, Judy and their families.

Aged 85 years.

Always in our hearts.

 WATSON:   A service for the late NORMA ELAINE WATSON of Lithgow will be held in the Chapel of Norwood Park Crematorium, Bradwardine Road, Bathurst ON WEDNESDAY (11TH MAY, 2016) AT 1.00PM. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club and Club Lithgow are invited to attend. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the NSW Cancer Council and can be left at the chapel.


BROWNLOW (nee HAYWARD):  Sadie 25 April, 2016 suddenly at Home. Of Lithgow and formerly of Portland. Dearly loved wife of Lance (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Joanne & David Stewart, Mark & Kim, Ross & Colleen, much loved Grandma of Bianca, Jemma, Alexandra, Jessica, Todd, Rhys and their partners, great Grandma of her 12 great grandchildren, dear sister of Kathleen, Marie, John (all dec), Mary and auntie of their families. Special thanks to the management & carers of Hammond Care.

Aged 94 years.

Lovingly Remembered.

A funeral service for the late SADIE BROWNLOW of Lithgow and formerly of Portland will be held in the Lithgow Christian Fellowship Church, Longworth Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (6TH MAY, 2016) AT 11.00AM thence to be followed by a committal service in the chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura AT 3.00PM.  No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Vision Australia & may be left at the church.


QUINN (nee FURNER):      Aileen Mary 27 April, 2016 suddenly at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Colyn (recently dec), loving mother of Les, Cheryl, Sandra, Annette, Christine, Paul, Colleen, Katrina & their partners, much loved Nan of her 31 grandchildren & 34 great grandchildren, loving sister of Shirley, Julia, Harold, John (dec), Leonie, Lyle, Sedric, Jeff (dec), Clem (dec) & Barry, dear sister-in-law & auntie of their families, dear friend of Barbara Ousby.

Aged 74 years.

‘Back in Dad’s arms’.

 Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late AILEEN MARY QUINN of Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (5TH MAY, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass private cremation will take place. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the National Heart Foundation & may be left at the church.


YOUNG: Allen Steward (Al) 27 April, 2016 peacefully at Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of  Jill, loved father & father-in-law of Katrina & Mark McLean, Kristy & Lee Warner, much loved ‘Pop’ of  Tayla, Luke, Miranda (Bob). Beloved son of Jim & Marg (both dec), dear brother of Ken, Heather Baxter, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 68 years.

Forever in our hearts

‘Full Steam Ahead’

 Funeral & committal services for the late ALLEN STEWARD (AL) YOUNG of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (4TH MAY, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Retired Railwaymen’s Association & Club Lithgow are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow and may be left at the church.


FITZGERALD:   Kevin William  25 April, 2016 peacefully after a long illness at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of  Wallerawang.  Dearly loved husband of Beryl, loved father & father-in-law of Anne & Allen Garlick, Graeme & Tanya, Dean & Paula, much loved grandfather of Chris, Aaron, Sharni, Brodie, Aleksandr, Declan, dear brother & brother-in-law of Marion & Colin Steel, Ron (dec) & Joy and uncle of all their families.

Aged 78 years

“A true soldier to the end we will never forget”

Prayers for the repose of the soul of  KEVIN WILLIAM FITZGERALD of Wallerawang will be offered in Sacred Heart Catholic Church Lidsdale Street, Wallerawang ON FRIDAY (29TH APRIL, 2016) AT 1.30PM.  At the conclusion of the prayers cortege will proceed to the Anglican portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery.   No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to  the Palliative Care Unit of Lithgow District Hospital and may be left at the church.


WHALAN:   Leonard Trevor (Len) 21 April, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Lithgow.  Loving husband of Esme, loving father & father-in-law of  Sid & Narelle, Garrie & Karen (dec), Cherylee & Bill Stead, much loved Gan of Aaron, Michael (dec), Nathan, Amy, Nicole, Tiffany and great grandfather of Jaxon, dear brother & brother-in-law of Graeme & Doreen, Lionel & Marion and uncle of all their families.

Aged 80 years

‘Forever in our hearts, Resting in peace’

Funeral and committal services for LEONARD TREVOR WHALAN will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (27TH APRIL, 2016) AT 1.00PM.  At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place.   Members of City of Lithgow R.S.L. Club Sub-Branch (wear medals), Lithgow Vintage Motor Club and Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.   No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Daffodil Cottage and may be left at the church.


LINGARD:    William Ernest (Bill) 19 April, 2016 peacefully at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow.

Respecting Bill’s wishes a private cremation was held last FRIDAY (22ND APRIL, 2016).


CARTER (Nee MORRIS):         Berneice Lenore     18 April, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Paul, loved mother & mother-in-law of Andrew (deceased), Anthony & Melissa, Nardia, Jennifer, much loved Nan of Luke, Joel & Carter (C.J.), beloved daughter of John & Joyce Morris, loved daughter-in-law of Bill & Jean Carter (both deceased), dear sister & sister-in-law of Garry & Joan, Owen & Sue, loving auntie of Gavin, Sherra, Tanya, Evan, Darren & their families.

Aged 67 years.

‘Gave so much, asked so little.’

 A service of thanksgiving for the life of the late BERNEICE LENORE CARTER of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (21ST APRIL, 2016) AT 10.30AM. At the conclusion of the service private cremation will take place. Members of Lithgow VIEW Club, Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Nepean Cancer Centre & may be left at the church.


HEMINGWAY (nee NEWPORT): Thelma Gladys Gertrude 16 April, 2016 at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Denny (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Jocelyn & Keith Hanby (Appin), much loved Nan of Darren & Grace, Glen & Shaz and of her great grandchildren, loving sister & sister-in-law of Val & David, loved aunty of her family.

Aged 101 years.

 Forever loved.

Respecting Thelma’s wishes a private funeral service was held in the chapel of Kerry Linegar Funerals on Wednesday (20TH APRIL, 2016).


QUINN: Colyn 14 April, 2016 at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Aileen, loved father of Leslie, Cherylee, Sandra, Annette, Christine, Paul, Colleen, Katrina & their families, dear brother of Graham, Deidre, Kerry, Peter, Ron (dec), Milton (dec), fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 78 years.

Forever in our hearts.

Respecting Colyn’s wishes a private cremation has taken place


LESTER: Frederick Arthur (Ted) 7 April, 2016 at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Loving husband of Dianne (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Mark & Cathy, Darrel & Michelle, David, Brett & Narelle, much loved ‘Pop Ted’ of his grandchildren & great grandchildren, dear brother, brother-in-law & uncle of his family.

Aged 78 years.

‘Forever in our hearts’

 A service for the late FREDERICK ARTHUR (TED) LESTER of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow TODAY TUESDAY (12TH APRIL, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service private interment will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


MORAN: Reginald Leslie (Reg) 5 April, 2016 at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow. Loving partner of Elaine & her family, dear brother & brother-in-law of Warren & Debbie, Brian, Cheryl & Russell (dec), Marie & Jim (dec) Peter & Julie, Karen (dec), Phillip & Katherine, Jennifer (dec), Narelle & Craig, John (dec), Denise & Jim, fond uncle of his nieces & nephews.

Aged 71 years.

Rest In Peace

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late REGINALD LESLIE MORAN of Lithgow will be offered in St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON, WEDNESDAY (13TH APRIL, 2016) AT 2.00PM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club & Club Lithgow are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Camp Quality & may be left at the church.


McMAHON:             Colin Ernest (Col)     2 April, 2016 peacefully at his home in Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Jean, loved father of Diane, Esme & John, much loved Pop of Aaron, Andrew, Kendal, Chris, Kerryanne, Amanda & Leigh, dear brother of Edna Witherspoon & Jean Schoular (deceased), fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

In his 90th year.

Forever loved.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late COLIN ERNEST McMAHON of Lithgow will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (7TH APRIL, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


JORDAN: Brian Richard  29 March, 2016 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Margaret, loved father & father-in-law of Kenneth & Laisiana, Dorelle & Vince Barbaro, Carolyn & Craig Hardy, much loved ‘Grandy’ of Olivia, Ashleigh, Dante, Jemeliah, Remy, Leilani, dear brother & brother-in-law of Kenneth & Sandra (both dec), Linda (dec), Dorothy & Adrian, Lucille & Mark and uncle of all their families.

Aged 72 years.

‘Dearly loved’

A memorial service will be held for BRIAN at the Jehovah’s Witness Kingdom Hall Sandford Avenue, Lithgow ON SATURDAY (2ND APRIL, 2016) AT 2.00PM.


BENDER:            Laurence Joseph (Laurie)  26 March, 2016 unexpectedly at Bathurst Base Hospital.  Of Portland.  Beloved eldest son of Don (Percy) & Flo (both dec).  Loving husband of Joyce, beloved father & father-in-law of Don Skinny (dec) & Pam, Col & Karen, Peter, Jenny & Paul Cattabriga, Wendy & Craig Bellamy, Geoff & Kate, adored Poppy Good Drop of his grandchildren Sandie, Aaron, Adam, Rachel, Blake, Nicole, Nick, Courtney, Daniel, Stephen, Maddy, Harry, Ryan and Poppy of his great grandchildren Meika, Alec, Billie, Lylaa, beloved brother & brother-in-law of Noel (dec) & Barbara, Kevin & Doreen, fond uncle of his nieces & nephews, special friend and mate of many.

Aged 84 years.

“Gone punting, come in spinner”

At Peace

Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul for Laurie will be celebrated in St. Vincent’s Catholic Church, Portland ON FRIDAY (1 APRIL, 2016) AT 12.00 O’CLOCK.   At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the Lawn portion of Portland Cemetery.   No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Bender – Rushworth Walk For Cancer and may be left at the church.


O’MALVENEY: A private service will be held for RONALD JOHN (SCRUBBY) O’MALVENEY  of Lithgow and formerly of Canowindra on WEDNESDAY 23RD MARCH, 2016.  At the conclusion of the service private cremation will take place.

Aged 80 Years

Forever in our hearts


BENNETT:    Noel James (Benny)  19 March, 2016 peacefully at Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow. Formerly of Portland. Beloved son of Freddie & Alice (both deceased), dear brother of Iris Lindquist, Harold & Freddy (all deceased), loved uncle of Sue & Ken Vearing, Garry & Maureen Lindquist, Jeffery & Kim Bennett & their families.

Aged 78 years.

Always remembered.

‘Go Souths’.

 A service for the late NOEL JAMES BENNETT formerly of Portland will be held in the Portland Uniting Church, Wolgan Street, Portland ON THURSDAY (24TH MARCH, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the family grave Lawn portion of Portland  Cemetery. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the R.S.P.C.A.& may be left at the church.


RAMSDEN:  Noel Edwin    Suddenly on 8 March, 2016. Of Neutral Bay & Lithgow. Beloved son of Ron (deceased) & Hilda, loved brother & brother-in-law of Kerry & Keith Brookes, Mal (deceased) & Lyn, loving uncle of Katie, Jenni, Michael, Jeffrey, Elicia, Steven, loving great uncle of Georgia, Zoey, Jesse & James.

Aged 57 years.

Sail on.

 Funeral & committal services for the late NOEL EDWIN RAMSDEN of Neutral Bay & Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (18TH MARCH, 2016) AT 11.30AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club & Masonic Brethren are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Sailability & may be left at the church.


YOUNG (nee CLEMENT):  Margaret 15 March, 2016 peacefully at Cooinda Aged Peoples Home, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of James (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Ken & Sandra, Allen & Jill, Heather & John Baxter, much loved Nan of her 7 grandchildren & Grandma of her 14 great grandchildren, only child of Maude & John Clement (both dec).

Aged 91 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 Funeral & committal services for the late MARGARET YOUNG of Cooinda Aged Peoples Home, Lithgow will be held in The Vale Hall Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (18TH MARCH, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Lithgow Chapter No.39 Order of the Eastern Star, Lithgow Workmen’s Club & VIEW Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Cooinda Aged Peoples Home & may be left at the hall.


NICOLL:    John Graham  (Slim) 11 March, 2016 peacefully at Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow.  Formerly of Hampton.  Loving husband of Vicki, much loved father of Rachel and Aaron, dear brother & brother-in-law of Greg & Ann, Sandra & Don Baker, loved uncle of all their families.

Aged 73 years.

‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral service for John will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON  THURSDAY  (17TH  MARCH, 2016) AT 2.00PM. At the conclusion of the service a private interment will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Royal Blind Society of  N.S.W. and may be left at the church.


BOARDMAN (nee HILL):  Thelma Jean (Jean)  10 March, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Kevin (Tex) (deceased),much loved mother & mother-in-law of Kerry, Denva & Arthur Banks, Laurence & Margaret, loving Nan of all her grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren, dear sister, sister-in-law & aunty of their families.

Aged 94 years.

A special lady

Forever in our hearts.

 Funeral & committal services for the late THELMA JEAN BOARDMAN of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (17TH MARCH, 2016) AT 11.30AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Lithgow Legacy, Lithgow Workmen’s Club & VIEW Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Lithgow Legacy & may be left at the church.


CAFE (nee COLLINS):       Phyllis Elsie (Phyl)    11 March, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Ted (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Dawn, Dianne & Geoff Crook, much loved Nan of Leigh & Michael Inzitari, Julie & Gary Wallace, Todd & Katrina, Tony Prescott (deceased), Troy Prescott & their families, dear sister of Edna Nolan, Vera Baker & Linda McLees (all deceased), dear sister-in-law & auntie of her family.

Aged 92 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 Funeral & committal services for the late PHYLLIS ELSIE CAFE of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (16TH MARCH, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club & the Lithgow Golf Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Cooinda Aged Peoples Home, Lithgow & may be left at the church.


BROWN:       Barry  passed away peacefully in his sleep 5 March, 2016 at Darley House, Heidelberg, Vic. Beloved son of Ernest & Irene (both deceased), father & father-in-law of Aly & Justin Walsh, Ernie Brown, Dean & Stephanie Brown, Daniel & April Yates, grandfather of Spencer, Lillian, Faith, Archie & Baby Yates, brother & brother-in-law of Ann & Bill, Colleen & Paul, Ernie (deceased), Vivienne, Barbara, Marleen, Bruce & Ross (both deceased) & their families.

Aged 60 years.

Reunited with his dad, mum & brother’s.

Rest in peace.

 A service for BARRY BROWN will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON TUESDAY (15TH MARCH, 2016) AT 11.00AM followed by interment in the Hartley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations could be considered to Beyond Blue & may be left at the church.


KEARNS (nee KENNEDY): Mary Theresa
20 February, 2016 surrounded by her loving family at Portland Tabulam Cottages, Portland. Of Portland. Dearly loved mother & mother-in-law of Deb & Bolts Bettison, Dick & Jeanette, much loved Nan of Luke and Chris, great grandmother of Tom and Gemma, dear sister & sister-in-law of Tom, Jim & Jan, much loved aunty.

Aged 81 years.
“Memories of Mary remain in our hearts forever”

Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul for MARY  will be celebrated in St. Vincent’s Catholic Church, Portland ON FRIDAY (26 FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 11.30 AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the Lawn portion of Portland Cemetery.  Members of the Portland C.W.A., Portland Golf Club, Portland Red Cross and Portland R.S.L. Sport and Recreation Club are invited to attend.


BATES:          Donald            14 February, 2016 suddenly at his home at Cullen Bullen. Dearly loved husband of Kerrie (deceased), loving father & father-in-law of Paul & Colleen, Terrianne & Steve Thompson, Samantha & Steven, dear brother, brother-in-law & uncle o his family.

Aged 65 years.

Dearly loved & will be sadly missed.

 Prayer for the repose of the soul of the late DONALD BATES of Cullen Bullen will be offered in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lidsdale Street, Wallerawang ON TUESDAY (23RD FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 10.30AM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the National Heart Foundation & may be left at the church.


TILLEY:        Robert John (Skinny)           7 February, 2016 suddenly at Cullen Bullen. Beloved son of Colin (deceased) & Daphne, loved brother & brother-in-law of Bill & Betty, Fred & Kim, loving uncle of Leesa, Craig, Jason, Courtney, Dallas, Cameron & their families.

Aged 70 years.

Gone fishing.

 A graveside service for the late ROBERT JOHN TILLEY of Cullen Bullen will be held at the family grave Anglican portion of Cullen Bullen Cemetery ON MONDAY (22ND FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 11.00AM.


LAMBERT: John Patrick
14 February, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Wallerawang. Formerly of Windsor. Dearly loved Husband of Theresa, loved father & father-in-law of Kernin & Danielle, Lee-Ann & Michael McMahon, loving stepfather of Robert & Carla, Richard & Renee, much loved Poppy of all his grandchildren, dear brother and brother-in-law of Betty & John Raul (both dec), Rose Lambert and uncle of all their families.

Aged 76 years.
“ Forever in our hearts”

Prayers for the repose of the soul of JOHN will be offered in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lidsdale Street, Wallerawang ON FRIDAY (19TH FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 2:30PM.  At the conclusion of the prayers a private cremation will take place.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to
Cancer Council N.S.W. and may be left at the church.


 

HOGAN: Francis Charles (Charlie or Chicka)
14 February, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Judy (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Allison & Wayne Eckford, Darryl & Jill, loved and adored Pop of Kellie-Ann & Stewart Sommerlad, Mitchell, Tisharna and Lane, dear brother & brother-in-law of Beverly (dec), Lorna & Kevin Penson (Manildra), Marie & Joe Smith (Matraville), beloved uncle of Susan Irvine and her family, extended family member of Sue & Ken Trow (Tamworth), Kylie & Jeff Ryan (Penrith), Phil & Dale Moody (Lithgow), beloved Poppy Charlie of Jed, Jack, Imogen and Jared, beloved cousin of Nella, Ron, Helen, Paul and their families.

Aged 73 years.
“Reunited with his one true love and gone to the great coal mine in the sky”

Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late CHARLIE  will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (19TH FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the Catholic No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery.  Members of Club Lithgow, Lithgow Workmen’s Club and past employees of Wallerawang and Baal Bone Collieries are warmly invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Palliative Care Unit Lithgow District Hospital and may be left at the church.


KIRK: Dulcie Alice (Tood)
14 February, 2016 peacefully at Southern Cross Care St. Lawrence, Harden N.S.W. Formerly of “Killaloo” Mt. Wilson. Devoted wife of Tom (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Les & Kerry, much loved grandmother of Eliza Hazlett her husband Alex, their daughters Amelia, Felicity and a dear sister of Betty McLeod.

Aged 93 years
‘Forever in our hearts’

 A service for the late DULCIE , will be held in the Anglican Church of St. George, Mt. Wilson ON THURSDAY (18th FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 1.00PM.  At the conclusion of the service interment will take place in the family grave in the adjoining churchyard cemetery.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Alzheimer’s Australia and may be left at the church.


CHANNING (nee DOWLER): Phyllis Cecilia 12 February, 2016 peacefully at Macquarie Care Bathurst. Formerly of Lithgow. Loving wife of Cecil (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Francis (dec), Gerry & Debbie, Geoff (dec) & Sharleen, Pam & Pat Deighton, Wayne (dec) & Kitty, Cheryl & Keith Dennis, David & Pat, Ronnie & Leanne, Peter & Kim, Jenny, Jim & Trish, Colin & Bel, much loved Nan of her grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren, dear sister & sister in law of Marie Bright, Shiela Hemmy, William (dec), Kevin & Shirley, Mervyn & Joan(dec), Greg (dec) & Jeanette and aunty of all their families.

Aged 88 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late PHYLLIS CECILIA CHANNING of Macquarie Care Bathurst formerly of Lithgow will be celebrated in St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (17TH FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 11.30AM. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass private cremation will take place. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Diabetes Australia & may be left at the church.


HUGHES (nee WATSON):             Christina Margaret Campbell (Chrissy)            7 February, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Darcy (deceased), loving sister & sister-in-law of Robert (Bertie) (deceased), Campbell & Norma (deceased), Douglas & Val (both deceased), Eleanor (deceased) & Neil Anthes, Janetta & Douglas McLean, Sheena & Geoff Foster, a loving auntie of her nieces & nephews.

Aged 82 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 Funeral & committal services for the late CHRISTINA MARGARET CAMPBELL HUGHES of Lithgow will be held in Old Bowenfels Presbyterian Church ON FRIDAY (12TH FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to N.S.W. Cancer Council & may be left at the church.


BROWNLOW: Ronald Lance (Lance)
7 February, 2016 peacefully at Cooinda Aged Peoples Home, Lithgow. Formerly of Portland. Dearly loved husband of Sadie, loved father & father-in-law of Joanne & David Stewart, Mark & Kim, Ross & Colleen, much loved Papa of his 6 grandchildren & partners and his 12 great grandchildren.

Aged 89 Years
‘Gone fishing’

Funeral and committal services for  LANCE  will be held in the Chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON, THURSDAY (11TH FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  Members of the Portland Bowling Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cooinda Aged Peoples Home and may be left at the Chapel.


HATTON: Jacob Colin (Jake)
Set free 30 January, 2016. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved son of Col & Toni, loved brother & brother-in-law of Ben, Jess & Matt, fond uncle of Mason and friend of all.

Aged 26 years.
“Loved always and forever”

Prayers for the repose of the soul  of JACOB  will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON, THURSDAY (11TH FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 2.00 PM.  At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the Lawn No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery.


COSTELLO (nee FABER):             Shirley Dawn             31 January, 2016 at the Sydney Adventist Hospital, Wahroonga. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Jim (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Steve & Kim, Debi & Wazza, much loved Nan of Mitch & Tara, Todd & Ashlea, much loved ‘Nanny Shirl’ of Sienna, dear sister of Winston, John (deceased), Graham & Gary (deceased), fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 79 years.

A beautiful Mum and Nan.

 Funeral & committal services for the late SHIRLEY DAWN COSTELLO of Lithgow will be held in the chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON FRIDAY (5TH FEBRUARY, 2016) AT 2.00PM. Please wear bright colours to celebrate Shirley’s life.Members of the Shirley Club, Lithgow V.I.E.W. Club & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Heart Kids Australia & may be left at the chapel.


KEMENY: Leslie George (Les)
27 January, 2016 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Formerly of Killarney Heights. Former husband of Anna, loved father & father-in-law of Andrew & Jacqueline, David & Sharon, John (dec), much loved Granddad of Sarah, James, Damien, Brandon, Sean, dear brother of Susanne (dec) and uncle of her family.

Aged 84 Years
“Forever in our hearts”

Funeral and committal services for LESLIE  will be held in Lithgow Baptist Church, cnr of Lee Street & Great Western Hwy, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (5TH FEBRUARY 2016), AT 2.00PM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


CHERRY:     John (Jack)    20 January, 2016 peacefully at Tabulam Cottages, Portland. Dearly loved husband of Elsie, loved father & father-in-law of Alan & Marie, Shirley & Allan Dive, much loved Grandad of Gareth, Kristina & Steve Linhart, Christopher & Karyn Dive, Jodie & Jim Ridley & Jennifer, much loved Grandad Cherry of Bridie, Mykalah, Lilibelle & Georgia, dear brother of Arthur (deceased), fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

In his 98th year.

Always remembered.

 Funeral & committal services for the late JOHN CHERRY will be held in the chapel of Norwood Park Crematorium, Bradwardine Road, Bathurst ON THURSDAY (28TH JANUARY, 2016) AT 1.00PM. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Tabulam Cottages, Portland & may be left at the chapel.


WILSON (nee LARKIN): Iris May
2 January, 2016 at rest after a short illness. Of Lithgow. Formerly of Portland. Dearly loved wife of Cyril (dec), much loved mother & mother-in-law of Kevin (dec), Neville, Roslyn & Trevor, Leah, much loved Nan of Trevor & Rowena, Melissa, Krystal, Great Nan of Baxton.

Aged 91 years
‘Greatly missed, Forever in our hearts’

A service for  IRIS will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON,  FRIDAY (8 JANUARY, 2016) AT 2.30 PM.  At the conclusion of the service a private interment will take place.  Members of the Uniting Church Women’s Fellowship are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Melanoma Foundation and may be left at the church.


BARBY: Patricia Mary (Patty)
1 January, 2016 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Beloved daughter of Joseph & Catherine Barby (both dec), dear sister & sister-in-law of Jack & Rose, Bernie & Jean, Leo & Fay (all dec), aunty of Janice & Brian, Maree, Robert, Kim, Michael & Annie and cherished by all her nieces, cousins, friends and colleagues.

Aged 79 years.
“Forever in our hearts”

Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of PATTY  will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow on THURSDAY  (7 JANUARY, 2016) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the Catholic No.2 Portion of Lithgow Cemetery.   No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Motor Neuron Disease Association of N.S.W. and may be left at the church.


GRADY: Lloyd Daniel 23 December, 2015 peacefully at Bathurst Base Hospital.  Of Katoomba.  Dear brother & brother-in-law of Kevin (dec) & Josie, Colleen & Laurie (dec) Hughes, Ross & Doreen (both dec), Paul (dec) & Fay and uncle of all their families.

Aged 89 years

‘Forever in our hearts’

Requiem mass for the repose of the soul for LLOYD  will be celebrated in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Cnr of Sturt and Wentworth Street, Blackheath ON TUESDAY (5TH JANUARY, 2016) AT 12.00 O’Clock.   At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the Roman Catholic Portion of Blackheath Cemetery.


JOBLIN: Geoffrey Arthur (Geoff)
21 December, 2015 after a long illness. Of Marrangaroo. Formerly of Sodwalls. Dearly loved husband of Sandra, much loved father & father-in-law of Leigh & Mark, Wendy, Garry, Liz & Pat, cherished Pop of Lauren, Bryson, Renae, Ethan, Aidan, Eilish, Ellie.

Aged 78 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral service for the late GEOFF will be held in St. John The Evangelist Church, Wallerawang, ON WEDNESDAY (30TH DECEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the Lawn Portion of Portland Cemetery.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Daffodil Cottage and may be left at the church.


JOHNS: George Eric 24 December, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Lithgow.  Loving husband of Robyn, loved father & father-in-law of Shannon & Alison, Natalie & Adrian Glover, much loved Pop of Claire, Deanna, Shanaya, Brooke, Blake, Brodie, dear brother & brother-in-law of Barbara & Wayne, Tom, Robert, Judy, Joy and uncle of all their families .

Aged 71 years

Forever in our hearts

Funeral service for GEORGE will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow  ON TUESDAY (29 DECEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM.  At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the Lawn No.2 Portion of Lithgow Cemetery.


COLLINS (nee DUDLEY): Jean
19 December, 2015 peacefully at Mt. St. Joseph’s Nursing Home, Young. Formerly of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Keith (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Rodney (dec), Ian & Kylie, Brian (dec), much loved Nan of Todd & Stacey, great grandmother of Olivia, dear sister & sister-in-law of Neville (dec), Colin & Pat and aunty of all their families.

Aged 79 years
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral & committal services for  JEAN  will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (23RD DECEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Diabetes Australia Research Trust and may be left at the church.


MERRICK:  Allan John (Bear)     10 December, 2015 at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow. Beloved son of Jack & Marion (both deceased), loved cousin of Steven & Kim, dear friend of Darrell & Janet Fitzpatrick, fond nephew of his aunties & uncles.

Aged 71 years.

Reunited with his mum and dad.

Rest in peace.

Funeral & committal services for the late ALLAN JOHN MERRICK of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (17TH DECEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the N.S.W. Cancer Council & may be left at the church.


WRIGHT: Graham Douglas (Myron / Wrighty)
8 December, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Wallerawang. Formerly of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Natalie, loved father & father-in-Law of Dylan & Jasmine, Emillie, Tayla, Isabella, much loved Pa of Harvey, dear brother & brother-in-law of Arthur & Fay, Julie & Graham, Rosalie & Hilton and uncle of all their families.

Aged 50 years
‘Forever in our hearts’
“Will never be forgotten”

Funeral service for GRAHAM will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (16TH DECEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM  At the conclusion of the service cortege will proceed to the Old Anglican portion of Lithgow Cemetery.


EVERINGHAM: Robert Leo (Bob)
6 December, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Wallerawang. Much loved husband of Mary, loved father & father-in-law of Greg (dec), Ian & Elissa, Julie & Geoff Merrick, much loved Pop of Jamie, Scott, Mitchell, Justin, Ben and their partners and great grandfather of all their children, dear brother & brother-in-law of Tom (dec) & Maude, Les & Isa (dec) and uncle of all their families.

Aged 84 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral and committal services for ROBERT  will be held in St. John The Evangelist Church, Wallerawang, ON FRIDAY (11TH DECEMBER, 2015) AT 1.00 PM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.  Members of Wallerawang Bowling Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Daffodil Cottage and may be left at the church.


 

McCANN:      A service for the late ROSE (MARY) McCANN of Wallerawang will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow TOMORROW, FRIDAY (11TH DECEMBER, 2015) AT 10.30AM. 

At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the Lawn No.2 portion of Lithgow cemetery.


CLARKE (nee MICHIE):    Anne Natalie  3 December, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Don, loved mother & mother-in-law of Peter, David & Mia, Veronica & David Smith, Andrew, Martin & Sarah, much loved Grandma of Roo, Rory, Hamish, Lachie, Mia, Tamara & Samuel, dear sister of Michael & Liz, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 72 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late ANNE NATALIE CLARKE of Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (9TH DECEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. The rosary will be recited in the church at 10.40am prior to the commencement of the Mass. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the lawn No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. Members of Gorrie Ban, Mt. Wilson/Mt. Irvine Bushwalking Group & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Three Tree Lodge and may be left at the church.


BAILEY (nee HARVEY): Betty
27 November, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Bill, loved mother & mother-in-law of Graham & Raelene, Roderick, loved stepmother of Helen (dec) & Terry Weekes, Margaret & Hans Rappard, John & Kris Bailey, much loved Nan of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren, dear sister & sister-in-law of Keith & Margaret, Victor and aunty of all their families.

Aged 76 years
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral and committal services for BETTY  will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (4TH DECEMBER, 2015) AT 1.00 PM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Cancer Council N.S.W. and may be left at the Church.


LUKA: Melpomeni (Melba)
26 November, 2015 suddenly at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Resul (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Jeannette & Jorge, Caroline, Julia, Mitch & Karen, Troy & Alison, much loved Nan and (Yai Yai) of Amie, Mitchell Sophie, Joss, Ashley, Isabella.

Aged 87 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

A Greek Orthodox service for MELBA will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow TOMORROW, WEDNESDAY (2ND DECEMBER, 2015) AT 1.00PM.
At the conclusion of the service a private interment will take place.


GROOM: (nee BENDER formerly WHYTE) Jennifer Ellen (Jen)
24 November, 2015 peacefully at Macquarie University Hospital, Sydney. Of Lithgow. Formerly of Portland. Cherished daughter of Ian Bender (dec) & Shirley Boshier, dearly loved former wife of Martin Whyte, much loved wife of Jason Groom, dearly loved mother of Daniel and Samuel, dear sister & sister-in-law of Kylie & Matthew Young and sister-in-law of the Whyte and Groom families and aunty of all their families.

Aged 51 years.
“Forever in our hearts”

Prayers for the repose of the soul for JENNIFER will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON, TUESDAY (1ST DECEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.
At the conclusion of the prayers a private interment will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cure Brain Cancer and may be left at the church.


RAYNER: Allan
23 November, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Loving husband of Rosalie, loved father & father-in-law of Craig & Debbie, Malcolm & Nina, Coralie & Glenn Evans, Tracey & David Rye, Stuart & Anne-Marie, Iain & Kylie, much loved Grandad of all his grandchildren & great grandchildren, dear brother of Patricia, Wendy, Pauline, Janet, John, Leonie and brother-in-law of their partners and uncle of all their families.

Aged 86 years.
‘Fond love, Always remembered’

Funeral & committal services for Allan were held YESTERDAY, FRIDAY (27TH NOVEMBER, 2015).


 

STATHAM:           John William         23 November, 2015 at Westmead Hospital. Of Merrylands & formerly of Portland. Dearly loved husband of Marie, beloved son of Jack & Edie (both deceased), dear brother & brother-in-law of Kevin & Heather, Bob (deceased) & Maree, Maurice & Shirley Potts, Peter & Kathy Potts, Tony & Narelle Potts, Diane & Murray Stewart and loved uncle of their families.

Aged 74 years.

At peace.

 Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late JOHN WILLIAM STATHAM of Merrylands & formerly of Portland will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow TOMORROW, FRIDAY (27TH NOVEMBER, 2015) AT 2.30PM. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the lawn portion of Lithgow Cemetery. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Parkinson’s Australia & may be left at the church.


 

MURPHY (nee HARVEY & formerly BAILEY):  Catherine Edythe          14th November, 2015 peacefully in Redcliffe, Qld. Formerly of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Wilfred Bailey & Barry Murphy (both deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Jeffrey & Jenine, Suzanne & Michael, Steven & Leanne, much loved Grandmother of Connor, Harrison, Zachary, Maeghan, Kane & Blake.

Aged 73.

Forever loved & missed

Funeral service to be held in Redcliffe, Qld ON THURSDAY (19TH NOVEMBER, 2015) AT 2:30PM.


 

RAYNER (nee HUNTER): Kerry Ena
9 November, 2015 peacefully at Tanderra Nursing Home. Of Lithgow. Loving wife of Phillip, loved mother & mother-in-law of Peita, Mark & Melissa, much loved grandma of Chloe, Hallie, Noah, dear sister & sister-in-law of Greg & Faye, Vicki & Sam, Scott & Sheena and aunty of all their families, a dear friend to many.

Aged 64 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

A service for KERRY will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON MONDAY (16TH NOVEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. Thence to be followed by committal prayers in the Chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura at 1.00PM.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Tanderra Nursing Home and may be left at the church.


 

STEELE:     Robert Henry (Bob)         8 November, 2015 peacefully at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Patricia (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Grant & Meralyn, David, Darren, much loved Pop of his grandchildren, much loved Pop Pop of his great grandchildren, dear brother of John (deceased), Jeanette Organ & Margaret Dean, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 78 years.

Reunited with his loving Patricia.

 Funeral & committal services for the late ROBERT HENRY STEELE of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (12TH NOVEMBER, 2015) AT 1.30PM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Tanderra Nursing Home & may be left at the church.


 

SIMPSON (nee O’BRIEN):       Helen Kathleen      8 November, 2015 at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Barry, loved mother & mother-in-law of Diane & David Moody, much loved Grandma Helen of Peter & Georgia, loved sister of Patricia & David, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families & a dear friend to many.

Aged 77 years.

Always in our hearts.

 Funeral & committal services for the late HELEN KATHLEEN SIMPSON of Lithgow will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (12TH NOVEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Golf Club & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Bowel Cancer Research Foundation & may be left at the church.


BROWNING: Richard John (John)
7 November, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Wallerawang. Dearly loved husband of Rosemary, loved father & father-in-law of Tony & Mairead, Nicole & John, Sean & Nicole, much loved Pop of Finn, Kate, Isabella, Emma, Jim, Darrian and great grandfather of Summer, dear brother of Pat and Jean and uncle of all their families and great companion of Zoro (Jock).

Aged 71 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

According to John’s wishes a private cremation has been held.


CROSKY (nee MITCHELL): Judith Ann (Judi)
4 November, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Much loved Soulmate of Don (dec), loved mother of Sue and Val, loved Nan of her grandchildren and friend to many.

Aged 78 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

Respecting Judi’s wishes a private service was held yesterday, MONDAY (9TH NOVEMBER, 2015).


DUKES (nee WOODS): Marie Alice
23 October, 2015 passed away suddenly at Concord Hospital. Of Lidsdale. Dearly beloved wife of Roy (deceased), much loved mother & mother-in-law of Allan & Carol, Lindsay, Ken & Robyn, Marian & Peter Matchett, Cathie & Craig Stead, Max Taylor, Philip & Sue, cherished Nana of Garry, Wendy, Wayne & Rebecca, Sharon & Shawn Giles, Kylie (deceased) & Michael Barrett, Justin & Abbie, Carl & Tracey, Shannon Matchett, Brett & April Taylor, Grant & Tamar Taylor, Deane Taylor and Paul, adoring Great Nana of Lauren, Bryson & Renae, Elias, Dylan, Riley & Travis, Kayla & Cooper Giles, Axl, Cailin & Lachlan Taylor, loved sister & sister-in-law and aunty of all their families.

Aged 92 years.
‘A truly amazing, genuine lady –  so very loved’

Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late MARIE ALICE DUKES of Lidsdale will be offered in St. John the Evangelist Church, Wallerawang ON FRIDAY (30TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the family grave Catholic portion of Cullen Bullen Cemetery.


 

SIMPSON (nee FRANKS):     Elizabeth Julia (Betty)   17 October, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Wallerawang. Dearly loved wife of Colin (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Coleen, Maureen & Phil, John, Rodney & Dee, much loved Grandma of her grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren.

Aged 87 years.

Finally at peace.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late ELIZABETH JULIA SIMPSON of Wallerawang will be offered in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lidsdale Street, Wallerawang ON THURSDAY (22nd OCTOBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


 

PERKS (nee MORGAN):        Dorothy (Dot)       19 October, 2015 peacefully at Portland Tabulam Health Centre. Formerly of Wallerawang. Dearly loved wife of Ron (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Graham & Chris, Lyn & John, Jenny & Jim, much loved Grandma of her grandchildren & great grandchildren, dear sister of Nena (deceased) & Phillip (Bathurst), fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

In her 85th year.

Forever in our hearts.

  Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late DOROTHY PERKS formerly of Wallerawang will be offered in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lidsdale Street, Wallerawang ON WEDNESDAY (21ST OCTOBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the family grave lawn portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the N.S.W. Cancer Council & may be left at the church.


 

RAYNER (nee JONES):          Cheryl Ann           10 October, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Jack, loved mother & mother-in-law of Jodie & Derek and Kellie, much loved Nan of Callum, Harrison & Samara, loving sister of Patricia (deceased) & Graham, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 69 years.

Forever loved & always in our hearts.

 Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late CHERYL ANN RAYNER of Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (16th October, 2015) AT 10.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass private interment will take place. Members of Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Daffodil Cottage & may be left at the church.


 

DRURY:     Neil Robert (Thunder)   11 October, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Loving husband of Marlene, loved father & father-in-law of Daimion & Natasha and Vickilee (deceased), much loved Gramps of Jordan, Braydan, Lachlan & Layla, dear brother of Sandra Burgess, Steven (deceased) & Warwick, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 66 years.

Always in our hearts.

 A service for the late NEIL ROBERT DRURY of Lithgow will be held in the Lithgow Christian Fellowship Church, Longworth Street, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (15TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 10.00AM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the family grave Anglican No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club & the Wallerawang Bowling Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Daffodil Cottage & may be left at the church.


 

GLASSON:          Kevin Lloyd         6 October, 2015 suddenly at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Norma (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Donna & David, Cindy & Mark, much loved Pop of Nathan, Joel, Bianca, Kyle, Tiarne, Chloe, Brittany, Logan, Lara & of his many great grandchildren, dear brother of Mavis Pate & Noel, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 78 years.

Reunited with his beloved Norma.

 A service for the late KEVIN LLOYD GLASSON of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (14TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 1.00PM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the family grave Anglican No. 2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


 

ROBSON: James Malone (Jim) O.A.M.   8 October, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Joan (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Jim & Kay, Kas & Bill Luchetti, Pam & John Haddin, Michael & Jennifer, much loved Pop of his 13 grandchildren, much loved Great Pop of his 19 great grandchildren, dear brother of Pat, Nell Quinn & Norma Dawson (all deceased), fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

In his 96th year.

‘Be just and fear not’.

 Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late JAMES MALONE ROBSON of Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON TUESDAY (13TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 12.30PM. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the family grave Catholic No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club & the A.L.P. are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Three Tree Lodge & may be left at the church.


 

HORNER: Kevin John (Kev)           8 October, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Formerly of Lidsdale. Loving husband of Joan (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Ron & Susie, Christine & Ian Northey, Sharron, Kevin & Kerry, much loved Pop of Sommer, Skye, Ben, Blake, Brittany, Mitchell, Melissa, Megan, Brandan, Isaac, Nicholas & James, dear brother & brother-in-law of Wally & Shirley, Sid & Jan, Laureen & Max, Maureen (deceased), Nancy (deceased) & Joan, loving uncle of their families.

Aged 84 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 A service for the late KEVIN JOHN HORNER formerly of Lidsdale will be held in St. John the Evangelist Church, Wallerawang ON MONDAY (12TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 1.30PM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the lawn portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery.


 

McCLELLAND:           Kevin                   6 October, 2015 at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dear brother of Olive, Joan, John (all deceased), Beverley & their families.

Aged 77 years.

Forever loved.

Funeral & committal services for the late KEVIN McCLELLAND of Lithgow will be held in the Vale Hall, Mort Street, Lithgow ON MONDAY (12TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


 

NICHOLSON:     Henry Thomas (Harry)           4 October, 2015 peacefully at Cooinda Aged Peoples Home. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Grace, loved father & father-in-law of Heather & Milton Alston, Debbie & Joe Smith, much loved ‘Pa’ of Rachel Alston, dear brother of Jack, Alec, Mary & Norman (all deceased), fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

In his 83rd year.

“I’ve had a good innings.”

 A service for the late HENRY THOMAS (HARRY) NICHOLSON of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow TOMORROW, FRIDAY (9TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 10.30AM. At the conclusion of the service private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


 

BURTON   (nee HOWE):    Maureen Margaret           1 October, 2015 peacefully at Blue Mountains District ANZAC Memorial Hospital, Katoomba. Of Glenbrook. Formerly of Lithgow. Much loved mother of Michelle, Ken, Janine, Lecia, Grant, dearly beloved Nanna & Great Grandmother, dearly loved sister of Jan and loving aunty and friend of many.

Aged 78 years

“Forever in our hearts”

Funeral and committal services for MAUREEN will be held in the Seventh Day Adventist Church, Albert Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (9TH OCTOBER, 2015) AT 1.00PM. At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Blue Mountains Cancer Help & Christion Blind Mission Australia and may be left at the Church. Please wear bright colours to celebrate Maureen’s life.


MONCUR: Margaret Craig
28 September, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Formerly of Gosford. Dear friend of Helen (dec) & Arnold Winterbottom, loved Aunty Margaret of Mark, Robyn, Shayne and Brandon Kreymborg.

Aged 94 years.
‘A giving and generous lady’

Funeral and committal services for Margaret will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow  ON FRIDAY (2ND OCTOBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM.
At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.


BAILEY: Michael (Mike)
21 September, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lidsdale. Dearly loved husband of Enid, loved father & father-in-law of Anne & Andy Holden, Lynne Searle, Paul & Karen, much loved Grandad of Matthew & Alicia, Daniel & Jennifer, Rachael, Oliver, Christopher & Tilly, Elena, great grandad of Marcus and Carter.

Aged 88 years
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral and committal services for  MIKE will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (25TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Golf Club and Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the McGrath Foundation and may be left at the Church.


 

DOGGETT: Dudley
15 September, 2015 peacefully at Cooinda Aged Peoples Home, Lithgow. Formerly of Wallerawang. Dearly loved husband of Dulcie (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Veronica (dec), Elaine & Laurie (dec) Senior, Julie & Chris McCann, Ken & Cathy, much loved Pop of Tracey & Darran, Kenny & Tracy, Mark & Lynne, Lonnie, Brett, Corina, Erin, Kate, Kendall and his 19 great grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren, dear brother of Beryl Williams, Julia Livingston and uncle of all their families.

Aged 90 years.
‘May you rest in peace’

Funeral and committal services for  DUDLEY  will be held in St. John The Evangelist Church, Wallerawang, ON FRIDAY (18TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 9.30 AM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.

Members of Wallerawang Bowling Club are invited to attend.

No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cooinda Aged Peoples Home and may be left at the church.


ROSEWARNE (nee ALSTON): Joyce
12 September, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lidsdale. Dearly loved wife of George (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Valerie & Barry Fitzgerald, Eileen Marshall, much loved Nanna Joyce of Tracy, Charmaine & Corey, Nicole & Matt, Sloan & Joe, Shannon & Vanessa, great grandmother of Connor, Ben, Holly, Chloe, Montana, dear sister & sister-in-law of Roy & Irene (both dec), Margaret & Joe, Milton (dec), Patricia & John and aunty of all their families.

Aged 93 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral and committal services for  JOYCE  will be held in St. John The Evangelist Church, Wallerawang, ON FRIDAY (18TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 2.30 PM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.

Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club and Wallerawang Bowling Club are invited to attend.


 

SPENCER:          Wayne Andrew         8 September, 2015 suddenly at his home in Lithgow. Beloved son of Ronald & Roma Spencer (both deceased), loved nephew & cousin of his family.

Aged 54 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late WAYNE ANDREW SPENCER of Lithgow will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (18TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 12.30PM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


 

WILKINSON (nee FARRELL):          Shirley Melva Joyce (Joyce)            8 September, 2015 peacefully at Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Robert (Bob) (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Ian & Lorraine, Terry & Karen, Glenyss & Ted Eustace, much loved Nan of her 2 granddaughters, 5 grandsons, 1 great granddaughter & 4 great grandsons, dear sister & sister-in-law of Ken (Bumper) (deceased) & Merle, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 88 years.

‘Reunited with her beloved Bob.’

Funeral & committal services for the late SHIRLEY MELVA JOYCE WILKINSON of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (18TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club, Lithgow Legacy Group & Legacy Widows are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Tanderra Nursing Home & may be left at the church.


 

MARTIN:   Albert (Alby)         6 September, 2015 peacefully at Singleton Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved father & father-in-law of Dallas & Jess, Shaun & Heidi, Tiarne & Jye Bayley, much loved Pop of Kobi, Allira, Kyron & Nate, beloved son of Alfred & Violet (both deceased), loving brother, brother-in-law & uncle of his family.

Aged 61 years.

‘You bunch of Pelicans.’

 Funeral & committal services for the late ALBY MARTIN of Lithgow will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (11th SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 2.00PM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Club Lithgow are invited to attend.


 

STUBBS:    Bruce Vincent        1 September, 2015 suddenly at his home in Mount Victoria. Dearly loved husband of Beverley Joan (deceased), much loved father of Philip, Deidre, Stuart & Toni (Thompson), loving father-in-law of David, Jennifer & Dianne, loved ‘Pop Bruza’ of his grandchildren Rowan, Sophie, Kristy, Lauren, Brett, Jarryd, Alanna, Leah and of his great grandchildren Harry, Emmerson & Ella, Ava & Thomas and Rory.

Passed away on his birthday aged 84 years.

 A graveside service for the late BRUCE VINCENT STUBBS will be held at the family grave Uniting portion of Oberon Cemetery ON FRIDAY (11TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service please join with the family at Blackheath Golf Club, Brightlands Avenue, Blackheath from 1.30pm even if you were unable to attend the service at Oberon.


 

SAVAGE (nee MORGAN):      Rita May     5 September, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of John (Jack) (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Garry & Rosalie, Gail & Michael Smith, Jeffrey & Donna, much loved ‘Nanna’ of her grandchildren Corey (deceased), Krysten, Timothy, Brent, Ainsley, Melissa, Meg, Jordan and of her 6 great grandchildren, dear sister of George, John (deceased), Neil & Kathleen (deceased), fond sister-in-;aw & auntie of their families.

Forever in our hearts.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late RITA MAY SAVAGE of Lithgow will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (9TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the family grave Lawn No.1 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


 

CHENEY : Bruce Francis
1 September, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Of Sheedy’s Gully. Loving husband of Carol (dec), loved father & father-in-law of Chris, Trena & Phillip, Darleen & Dave, Grahame, Rusty (Lee), much loved Pop of Brooke, Nethen, Bowen, Nicole, Brandi, Brandan, Christen, dear brother and brother-in-law of Monica (dec) & Les, Max (dec) & Sandy, Aileen & Brian (dec), Denise & Keith and uncle of all their families.

Aged 72 Years
‘A quiet gentleman’

CHENEY: Prayers for the repose of the soul of BRUCE FRANCIS CHENEY of Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow and formerly of Sheedy’s Gully will be held in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON MONDAY (7TH September, 2015) AT 10.30 AM.
At the conclusion of the prayers a private cremation will take place.

Members of the Lithgow  Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.

No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cancer Council N.S.W. and may be left at the church.


 

WEEKES: (nee FITZGERALD) Lorraine Edith

31 August, 2015 after a short illness at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Littleton. Dear daughter-in-law of Mavis, dearly devoted wife of Barry (Baz) (dec), cherished mother & mother-in-law of Lisa & Aaron, Sonja & Andrew, much loved Grandma of Jesse, Finney, Edan, Logan, Bridie, dear sister & sister-in-law of Barry & Val, John & Dawn and aunty of all their families.

Aged 69 years.
“Fun loving friend to all”

Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late LORRAINE EDITH WEEKES of Littleton will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON, MONDAY (7TH SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 1.00 PM.
At the conclusion of the prayers a private interment will take place.

In honour of Lorraine please wear bright colours.

No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Australian Melanoma Research Foundation and may be left at the church.


 

KIPP:         Kevin Robert William      16 August, 2015 suddenly at his home in Georges Plains. Formerly of the Central Coast & Lithgow. Former husband of Robyn, loved father & father-in-law of Kerrie & Christine, Sharon & Paul, Janine & Colin, Stuart & Donna and Danni, much loved ‘Poppy Kevin’ of his 11 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren, dear brother of Raymond (Keith), Graham (deceased) & Don, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 71 years.

A good mate to his friend’s in Georges Plains.

 Funeral & committal services for the late KEVIN ROBERT WILLIAM KIPP will be held in Old Bowenfels Presbyterian Church, Lithgow ON TUESDAY (1ST  SEPTEMBER, 2015) AT 2.00PM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Lions Clubs Australia & may be left at the church.


 

KLOHN:     Reginald William (Bill)    21 August, 2015 peacefully at Castle Hill. Formerly of Portland. Dearly loved husband of Margaret (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Bill & Cheryell, Steven & Leonie, Susan (deceased), much loved Pop of his grandchildren Candice, Sophie, Sarah-Lucy & of his great granddaughter Mikayla, dear brother of Pauline Straney, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 84 years.

Forever in our hearts.

A service for BILL KLOHN will be held in Portland Uniting Church, Portland ON FRIDAY (28TH AUGUST, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the family grave Catholic portion of Portland Cemetery.


KARINI: Rebecca Louise (Becca)
13 August, 2015 suddenly at Wallerawang. Of Wallerawang. Much loved daughter of John & Donna and big sister of Eli and Izaiah.

Aged 7 years
“ Love you to the moon and back”

A funeral service for REBECCA will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (21ST AUGUST, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.
At the conclusion of the service a private cremation will take place.
No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Wildlife Warriors and may be left at the church.


 

KIDDLE (nee LYNCH): Mary Winifred (Molly)
11 August, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Max (dec), precious Mum & mother-in-law of David & Pat, Robyn & Gary, much loved Nan of Kylie & Dean, Kristie & Greg, Michelle & Brad, Kerrie, Jennifer & Clint, Ashley & Jess, favourite Nanna Lollie of Josh, Mitch, Georgia, Jessie, Lily, Kodie, Brock, Halarnie, Bridee, dear sister & sister-in-law and aunty of all their families.

Aged 90 years
‘Forever in our hearts’

A funeral service for the late MOLLY  will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (20TH AUGUST, 2015) AT 11.00 AM. At the conclusion of the service private cremation will take place.  Members of Club Lithgow, Garden Club, Gorrie Band, Legacy, Lithgow Chapter No.39 Order of the Eastern Star, Lithgow Workmen’s Club, Probus, and VIEW Club are invited to attend.

No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Careflight and may be left at the church.


 

CROOK (nee FAIRCLOUGH): Constance Lillian (Connie)
7 August, 2015 peacefully at Cooinda Aged Peoples Home, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Much loved wife of Merv (dec), dear sister of Thomas, Joan, Dennis and aunty of all their families.

Aged 96 years
“Forever in our hearts”

Funeral & committal services for CONSTANCE will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON TUESDAY (18TH AUGUST, 2015) AT  2.00 PM.
At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.
Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


McDONALD:       Allan Ross (Crow)            9 August, 2015 at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Good Forest. Dearly loved husband of Carol, loved father & father-in-law of Brent & Jillian, Troy & Kate and Joel, much loved Pop of Cheyenne, Ella & Aiden, beloved son of Jack & Dot (both deceased).

Aged 65 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 A service for the late ALLAN ROSS McDONALD of Good Forest will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY AT 2.00PM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the family grave Presbyterian portion of Lowther Cemetery. Members of the Lowther Hampton Bushfire Brigade are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Daffodil Cottage & may be left at the church.


 

SHEW (nee MORRIS):   Kay              4 August, 2015 peacefully at her home in Wallerawang. Dearly loved wife of Derek (deceased) loved mother & mother-in-law of Meloney & Rob Tesoriero and Gregory Shew, much loved Grandma of Landon, Isabella & Jesse.

Aged 75 years.

Forever in our hearts.

‘Until we see you again’.

 Funeral & committal services for the late KAY SHEW of Wallerawang will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (13th AUGUST, 2015) AT 11.30AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the N.S.W. Cancer Council & may be left at the church.


 

CONNOR: Garry George
5 August , 2015 after a short illness at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lidsdale. Loving husband of Lorna, loved father & father-in-law of Anne & Steven, Tracey & David, Kathy & Jock, much loved Pa of his 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren, dear brother & brother-in-law and uncle of all their families.

Aged 82 years.
“Forever in our hearts”

A graveside service for GARRY will be held in the Lawn portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery ON, WEDNESDAY (12TH AUGUST, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.


 

AULD (nee STAINES): Elsie
7 August, 2015 peacefully at Opal Nursing Home, Kelso. Formerly of Portland and Cullen Bullen. Dearly loved wife of Tiff (dec) loved mother & mother-in-law, Nan and Gran, loved sister & sister-in- law and auntie of all their families.

Aged 93 years.
‘Reunited with Tiff

Prayers for the repose of the soul of ELSIE will be offered in the chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON WEDNESDAY (12TH AUGUST, 2015) AT 2.00 PM.
No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Opal Nursing Home, Kelso and may be left at the chapel.


COX: Stanley Robert James (Bob)
30 July, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Heather, loved father & father-in-law of Brenda & Gary, Alison & Victor, much loved Grampy of his 5 grandchildren and 12 Great Grandchildren, dear brother of Tom (dec) (U.K.), Peter (Canada).

Aged 89 years.
‘A true gentleman ’

Respecting Stanley’s wishes a private service was held in the Chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium yesterday, Friday (7TH August, 2015).


 

PATRICK WOULFE: 03/08/1919-30/07/2015. Aged 95 years

Peacefully at Bodington Nursing Home, Wentworth Falls. Late of Portland, Hornsby and Athea Country Limerick. Loving husband of Ivy (deceased). Much loved father of Pamela, Michael, John, Kay, Paul (deceased), Daniel and Helen (deceased). Loved Grandfather of Glenn, Kathryn, Rebecca, Laura and Greg. Survived by Great Grandchildren Maddie, Imogen, Robbie, James, Kirra-Leigh and Elijah. Sadly missed by his family and friends.

Patrick was interred at Holy Cross Seminary, 3436 Braidwood Road, Lake Bathurst N.S.W. 2580 on 7th August 2015

 Rest in Peace Dad


 

ALLEN:      John Frederick (Jack)     26 July, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Grace (deceased), father & father-in-law of Janice & Harold Birch, grandfather of Michelle & Nicole, brother of Stanley (Jim).

Aged 92 years.

 Privately cremated.


 

ANDERSON:        Raymond (Ray)     29 July, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Elvie, loved father & father-in-law of Sheryl & Trevor Whittington, Rhonda & Joe Seychell, much loved ‘Pa’ of his grandchildren Christopher, Loren, Amy, Clare & of his great granddaughter Ruby, dear brother, brother-in-law & uncle of his family.

Aged 81 years.

Forever in our hearts.

A service for the late RAYMOND (RAY) ANDERSON of Lithgow will be held in St. John The Evangelist Church, Wallerawang ON TUESDAY (4TH AUGUST, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the lawn portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery. Members of Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Lithgow Hospital Auxiliary & may be left at the church.


HICKSON (nee SANDERSON): Eleanor May
28 July, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Wallerawang. Formerly of Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Stanley, loved mother & mother-in-law of Gaynor & Mac Laurie, Alex & Simone, much loved Grandma of Katherine, Jessica, Jono, Jennifer, Christopher, Matthew, Sarah, Claire, great Grandma of Jordan, Tristan, Billie.

Aged 85 years
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral and committal services for the late ELEANOR will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON MONDAY (3RD AUGUST, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.  At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place.


 

JAMES:      Raymond (Ray)     27 July, 2015 at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Lynda, loved father & father-in-law of Alison & Brendan, David & Tess, Joanne & Paul and Jodie, much loved Pop of Eli, Hannah, Ella & Mackenzie.

Aged 68 years.

May he rest in peace.

Funeral & committal services for  RAYMOND will be held in the chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura TOMORROW, FRIDAY (31ST JULY, 2015) AT 3.00PM. Members of Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Hope Cottage, Penrith & may be left at the chapel.


WOLFENDEN: Elwin Ray (El)
19 July, 2015 unexpectedly at Marrangaroo. Formerly of Hampton. Dearly loved soulmate of Sharon, dearly loved and cherished father of Sara (dec) and Patsy, loved son of Kay & Stan (dec), son-in-law of Charlie (dec) & Helen, dear brother & brother-in-law of Darryl (dec) & Kim, Kim & Steve, Ricky & Tracey, Stephen & Julie, and uncle of all their families.

Aged 50 years.
Yindya-ma-rra
‘ Respect, be gentle, polite, honour, do slowly ’

Prayers for the repose of the soul of ELWIN will be offered in Capertee National Park “Port Macquarie Homestead” ON, THURSDAY (30TH July, 2015) AT 11.00AM.
At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the Catholic portion of Lowther Cemetery via Glenroy.


NEELD: Ronald James (Ron)
22 July, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Loving partner of Noreen Prosser (dec), adored Dad, Pop and Uncle, will be sadly missed by his extended family and friends.

Aged 79 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’

Graveside service for RON will be held in the Lawn No.2 Portion of Lithgow Cemetery ON FRIDAY (31ST JULY, 2015) AT 11.00AM.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Lithgow S.E.S and may be left at the graveside.


 

GAMBRILL:        Neil Joseph            20 July, 2015 at St. Vincent’s Private Hospital, Darlinghurst. Of Lithgow & formerly of Morisset. Loving partner of Melissa, dearly loved father & father-in-law of David & Sharon, Kim & Mathew, Beau and Liam, loved grandfather of his 6 grandchildren, former husband of Dawn, dear brother & brother-in-law of Noel (deceased), Cheryl & Lee.

Aged 68 years.

Forever loved and always in our hearts.

 Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late NEIL JOSEPH GAMBRILL of Lithgow & formerly of Morisset will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON TUESDAY (28TH JULY, 2015) AT 11.00AM thence to be followed by thanksgiving prayers which will be offered in St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Yambo Street, Morisset ON WEDNESDAY (29TH JULY, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the family grave General Lawn portion of Morisset Cemetery. Members of the Lithgow Hockey fraternity are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Heart Lung Transplant Unit at St. Vincent’s Hospital & may be left at the church.


 

MORRIS (nee WEBBER):       Valma Josephine (Val)     18 July, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Of Hartley. Dearly loved wife of Neville (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Vicki (deceased), Jeff & Barb, much loved Nan of Lia & Steve, Jason & Jane, Daniel & Tonneal, much loved great Nan of Sam, Mitch, Zoe, Evie & Will, dear sister of Daphne, Lois, Bob & Colleen (all deceased), fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 91 years.

Forever loved.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late VALMA JOSEPHINE MORRIS of Hartley will be offered in St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Hartley ON MONDAY (27TH JULY, 2015) AT 1.00PM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow & may be left at the church.


 

WILLIAMS:         Simon Stewart       15 July, 2015. Taken too soon after a terrible accident. Of Portland. Beloved son of Shane & Renee, cherished grandson of Tom & Lorraine Bradford, Robyn & Paul Featherstone, Stan & Bethne Williams, loved nephew of Melissa & Steve King, Glen Bradford, Peter & Carli Bradford, Jodi Patterson, Michelle & Tony Sufong & their families, a very much loved cousin.

Aged 7 years.

Rest in peace our beautiful boy.

 A service of thanksgiving for the life of the late SIMON STEWART WILLIAMS of Portland will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (24TH JULY, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the lawn portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery. No flowers by request.


 

KING:        Keith Desmond (Fatty)    12 July, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Joy (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Alan & Lisa, Craig & Alison, much loved Pop of his grandchildren Brandan, Brittany, Tayla, Jade, Toby-Lee and of his great grandchildren Bronte-Lee, Shylo & Airlie, dear brother of Gladys Stephenson, Beryl Lang, Dawn Warfield (all deceased) & Dudley, fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 84 years.

Always in our hearts.

 A service for the late KEITH DESMOND KING of Lithgow will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON WEDNESDAY (22ND JULY, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the family grave Lawn No.1 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request.


 

GRACEY: Kevin Ray
15 July, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of South Bowenfels. Loved father of Michael (dec), dear brother & brother-in-law of Brian & Janice, Lola & Ken Boyd (both dec), Alice & Gordon Corney (both dec), Gweneth (dec) and uncle of all their families and special uncle of Peter and Kevin.

Aged 79 years.
‘Our good friend, never to be forgotten’

Graveside prayers for the repose of the soul of KEVIN will be offered in the Catholic No.2 Portion of Lithgow Cemetery ON MONDAY (20TH JULY, 2015) AT 2.00PM.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Lithgow United Hospital Auxiliary and may be left at the Church.


WEAVER: John Brian
11 July, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Fay, loved father & father-in-law of Susan & Robert Cullen, John & Trish, Phil, much loved Pop of his grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren, dear brother of Betty and Lyn and uncle of all their families.

Aged 85 years
‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral and committal services for the late JOHN BRIAN WEAVER of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow FRIDAY (17TH JULY, 2015) AT 2.30 PM.  At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.  Members of Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cancer Council N.S.W. and may be left at the Church.


KELMAN: Kenneth (Ken) O.A.M., C.St.J., CFSIA, J.P.
11 July , 2015 peacefully at home. Of South Littleton, Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Trish, loved son-in-law of Joyce, dearly loved father & father-in-law of Bronwyn & Pete, Kathryn & Chris, much loved Grandad of Macie, Fletcher, Flynn, Jack and William, dear brother & brother-in-law of Sandra, David & Val, Robert & Carol, Michael & Daryl and uncle of all their families.

Aged 61 years.
‘Forever in our hearts’
Walking happily with Jesus.

Funeral & Committal services for the late KENNETH KELMAN of South Littleton, Lithgow will be held in Christian Life Centre, Musket Parade, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (17TH JULY, 2015) AT 11.00 AM.
At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Daffodil Cottage Oncology Unit and may be left at the church.


 

DUKES: Frank
9 July, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Eileen, loved father & father-in-law of Geoff & Val, Ken, Alan & Tracey, much loved Frankie of his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Aged 90 years
‘Always in our hearts’

 Funeral & committal services for the late FRANK DUKES of Lithgow, will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (16TH JULY, 2015) AT 11.00AM   At the conclusion of the services a private interment will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club, Officers & Brethren of Lodge James Colly Daylight U.G.L. of N.S.W. & A.C.T. & sister lodges and the Small Arms Museum are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Three Tree Lodge and may be left at the church.


BIRRELL (nee MORAN): Alma Lilian
8 July, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow. Formerly of Blackheath. Loving wife of Brian (dec), dearly loved mother & mother-in-law of Michael (dec) & Jan, John & Anne, Paul, David & Karyn, Elizabeth & Stephen, much loved Nan of her grandchildren and great grandchildren, dear sister & sister-in-law and fond aunty of all their families.

Aged 91 years.
“An Amazing Lady”

Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late ALMA LILIAN BIRRELL of Lithgow will be celebrated in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Cnr of Sturt and Wentworth Street, Blackheath on WEDNESDAY (15TH JULY, 2015) AT 10.30 AM.
At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the Catholic Portion of Blackheath Cemetery.


DELLABOSCA: William (Bill)
27 June, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Joyce, loved father & father-in-law of Phillip & Cheryl, Andrew & Jeanette, Kath & Dave Muldoon, Joe & Cathy, much loved Pop of his 11 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren, dear brother & brother-in-law of Pat (dec), John & Beryl (both dec), Reg & Anna, Robert & Ellen, Roseanne & John.

Aged 80 years.
“Forever in our hearts”

Prayers for the repose of the soul of BILL will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON, THURSDAY (2ND JULY, 2015) AT 2.00 PM.   At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the Catholic No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to St. Vincent de Paul Society Lithgow and may be left at the church.


 

DAY:           Kenneth Terrence (Cloudy)       20 June, 2015 peacefully at his home in Portland. Loving partner of Kim, loved father of Karen, Jenny, Chelsea & Tiarne, loved step-father of Jade & Misty, much loved ‘Poppy Cloud’ of Sam, Isaac, Andonis, Yiannis & Falon, dear brother, brother-in-law & uncle of his family.

Aged 69 years.

Rest in peace.

 Funeral & committal services for the late KENNETH TERRENCE DAY of Portland will be held in St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Portland ON WEDNESDAY (24TH JUNE, 2015)AT 1.00PM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Portland RSL Sport & Recreation Club & Portland Bowling Club are invited to attend.


 

WEST (nee WILSON):    Lisa Jane     14 June, 2015 suddenly as a result of an accident. Of Lithgow. Devoted mum of Merryn, loving partner of Sam, loved daughter of Leeann & Geoff, John & Annette, former wife of Glenn, loving sister of Bradley & Renee (deceased), beloved granddaughter of John & Kath Wilson, loved cousin & niece of her family.

Aged 30 years.

Always in our hearts.

 WEST:        Funeral & committal services for the late LISA JANE WEST of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow TOMORROW, FRIDAY (19TH JUNE, 2015) AT 1.00PM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Lisa’s daughter Merryn & may be left at the church.


 

SMITH (nee BEYNON):                      Esma May (Tottie)           8 June, 2015 peacefully at her home in Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Norm (Stormy) (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Gary & Denise, Gaylene & Colin Wotherspoon, Neil & Dianne, much loved Grandma of her 9 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren & 2 great great grandchildren, dear sister & sister-in-law of Miriam & Jack (both deceased), Bill & Agnus, Shirley & Garth (deceased), Fay & George and Trevor.

Aged 93 years.

Forever in our hearts.

 Funeral & committal services for the late ESMA MAY SMITH of Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON MONDAY (15TH JUNE, 2015) AT 2.00PM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Palliative Care Unit at Lithgow District Hospital & may be left at the church.


 

MURRAY (NEE PATTERSON):         Eunice Beryl    8 June, 2015 peacefully at Macquarie Care, Bathurst. Formerly of Mount Lambie. Dearly loved wife of Bruce (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Kerry & Brenden Cole, much loved Grandma of Julia & Brett, Lisa & Kyle, Kathryn & Warren, much loved Great Grandma of William, Jesse, Elizabeth, Abigail & Hayley, dear sister of Mavis, Jack, Mark, Dell, Jennie, Jessie, Heather (all deceased) & their families.

Aged 88 years.

At peace.

 Funeral & committal services for the late EUNICE BERYL MURRAY of Bathurst & formerly of Mount Lambie will be held in the Mount Lambie Presbyterian Church, Thorpe’s Pinch Road, Mount Lambie ON MONDAY (15TH JUNE, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Yetholme Red Cross & Rydal Show Society are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Yetholme Red Cross & may be left at the church.


 

DOONAN:             David Alexander Snr.      9 June, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Joan, loved father & father-in-law of David & Lynne, Kevin, Tracy & Phil, Cathy & Craig, much loved ‘Pa’ & ‘Grandpa’ Brenden, Scott, Bradley, Adam, Kelly, Sarah, Shannan, Alex, Ryan, Liam, Declan & their families, loved brother, brother-in-law & uncle of his family.

Aged 80 years.

Fondly remembered & always in our hearts.

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late DAVID ALEXANDER DOONAN Snr. will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (12TH JUNE, 2015) AT 2.30PM. At the conclusion of the prayers private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.  No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the N.S.W. Cancer Council & may be left at the church.


 

WILKINSON:       William Barry (Bill)  7 June, 2015 suddenly at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lidsdale. Dearly loved husband of Grace, loved father & father-in-law of Stephen, Frances & Peter, Yvonne & Alan, much loved ‘Pa’ of Michael, Charlotte & Hannah, dear brother & brother-in-law of Mary & Joe, Brian & Jennifer, Joan & Herb, George (deceased) & Lola, loving uncle of their families.

Aged 72 years.

Sadly missed.

May he rest in peace.

Requiem mass for the repose of the soul of the late WILLIAM BARRY (BILL) WILKINSON of Lidsdale will be celebrated in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Lidsdale Street, Wallerawang ON FRIDAY (12TH JUNE, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the Lawn portion of Pipers Flat Cemetery. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Stroke Foundation & Diabetes Australia & may be left at the church.


TUYAU:     Philippe Desire (Phil) 1 June, 2015 suddenly at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Lithgow.   Dear friend of Shirley, father of Philip and Gilbert, grandfather, brother & brother-in-law and uncle of all their families.

Aged  86 years.

“Forever in our hearts”

Prayers for the repose of the soul of PHILIPPE will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON TUESDAY (9TH  JUNE, 2015) AT 10.30 AM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the Lawn No.1 portion of Lithgow Cemetery.


HUTCHINSON:  Richard Donald 22 May, 2015 at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow.  Of Lithgow.  Loving husband of  Bernice (dec), loved father of Lynne and Neil, much loved Pop of his grandchildren.

Aged 88 years

“Forever in our hearts”

A private service was held in the chapel of Kerry Linegar Funerals on Wednesday 3RD June, 2015 .


RUTHERFORD: Bruce Donald  (Fingers) 29 May, 2015 peacefully at home.  Of Lithgow.  Loving husband of Sarah (Sally) (dec), loved father of Rosemary, dear brother & brother-in-law of James & Patricia (both dec), John (dec) & Lillian, Marie & Tom (dec), George (dec), Peter & Katie, Betty & Tom (both dec), Colin & Lola, Judy (dec) & Clive, Ronald, Kevin & Maureen.

Aged 82 years.

‘Always Remembered ’

Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late BRUCE DONALD RUTHERFORD will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (5TH JUNE, 2015) AT 11.00 AM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to Catholic No. 1 portion of  Lithgow Cemetery. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cancer Council N.S.W. and may be left at the church.


WADE:        Reginald Joseph (Joe)      28 May, 2015 at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow & formerly of Rathmines & Gorokan. Dearly loved husband of Peggy (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Bill & Merilyn, Tom & Dianne, Brian (deceased), Jeff (deceased), Wayne & Lorraine, much loved ‘Pop’ of his 10 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren & 2 great-great grandchildren, dear brother, brother-in-law & uncle of his family.

In his 100th year.

Loved by all.

 rayers for the repose of the soul of the late JOE WADE of Lithgow & formerly of Rathmines & Gorokan will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON MONDAY (1ST JUNE, 2015) AT 1.00PM. At the conclusion of the prayers the cortege will proceed to the family grave Catholic No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Westmead Children’s Hospital & may be left at the church.


POTTS (nee GRIFFITH):          Faye Eileen            24 May, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Loving mother & mother-in-law of Barbara (deceased) & Gerald, Judy & Reg, loved ‘Nanna Faye’ of Karen, Suzie, Brett, Christopher & their families.

Aged 90 years.

A service for the late FAYE EILEEN POTTS of Lithgow will be held in the chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON FRIDAY (29TH MAY, 2015) AT 10.00AM. No flowers by request.


TURNER: Ross (Rossco) 14 May, 2015 suddenly at home. Of Lithgow. Formerly of Katoomba.  Dearly loved son of Tommy (dec) & Betty, loved father & father-in-law of Paul & Cathie, Scott, Nikki & Derek, much loved Poppy of Flynn, Byron, Chloe, dear brother & brother-in-law of John, Neil & Egg, Alan & Lindy and uncle of all their families.

Aged 60 years.

“Forever in our hearts”

Funeral & committal services for the late  ROSS TURNER of Lithgow and formerly of Katoomba will be held in the chapel of Norwood Park Crematorium,  Mitchell Hwy Bathurst  ON THURSDAY (21ST MAY, 2015) AT 11.00 AM. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cancer Council N.S.W.  and may be left at the chapel.


ROBSON:    Patrick Malone      Died peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital on 9th May, 2015. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Joan (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Alan (deceased) & Lee, Beverley & Alceo Turello, Peter & Lynne and Glenys, much loved ‘Pop’ of his grandchildren & great grandchildren, dear brother of Jim, Nel (deceased), Norma (deceased) & William (deceased), fond brother-in-law & uncle of their families.

Aged 91 years.

 ROBSON:  Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of the late PATRICK MALONE ROBSON of Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (15TH MAY, 2015) AT 12.00 O’CLOCK. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass the cortege will proceed to the family grave Catholic No.2 portion of Lithgow Cemetery. Members of Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


GOODRIDGE (nee McCARTHY):      Alma   10 May, 2015 peacefully at Tanderra Nursing Home, Lithgow. Of ‘The Vale’, Lithgow. Dearly loved wife of Tom (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law of Faye (deceased), Wendy & Gary Armstrong, much loved Nan of Rosalee, Scott, Benjamin, Lukas, Joshua & their families, dear sister of Alvin, Eric, Malcolm, Queenie & Enid (all deceased), fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 94 years.

‘Will be sadly missed’.

 Funeral & committal services for the late ALMA GOODRIDGE of ‘The Vale’, Lithgow will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (14TH MAY, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the NSW Cancer Council & may be left at the church.


WHITELAW  (nee HOY):   Gwendoline (Gwen) 1 May, 2015 peacefully at Donald Coburn Centre, Castle Hill.  Formerly of Lithgow.  Dearly loved wife of Adam (dec), loved mother & mother-in-law of Graeme & Margaret (North Rocks), Annette & Greg Meyer (Brisbane), much loved Nan of her grandchildren and great grandchildren, dear sister of Eric, Keith, Stan, Eunice Deans (all dec).

Aged 99 Years

‘Rest in Peace’

 WHITELAW:  Funeral and committal services for the late GWENDOLINE WHITELAW of  Donald Colvin Centre, Castle Hill and formerly of Lithgow will be held in the Chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON TUESDAY (12TH    MAY, 2015) AT 2.00 PM.


BAXTER:   Leonard Alfred (Len) 3 May, 2015 peacefully at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood.  Of South Bowenfels.  Formerly of Blackheath.  Dearly loved husband of June, loved father & father-in-law of Steven & Alison, Mark, much loved Pop of his 5 grandchildren, dear brother-in-law of Joey, Fay, Val, Jean, Josephine and uncle of all their families

Aged 82 Years

‘Forever in our hearts’

 BAXTER:  Funeral and committal services for the late LEONARD ALFRED BAXTER of  South Bowenfels and formerly of Blackheath will be held in the Chapel of Leura Memorial Gardens Crematorium, Kitchener Road, Leura ON MONDAY (11TH  MAY, 2015) AT 2.00 PM. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Cancer Council N.S.W. and may be left at the chapel.


BARRY (nee PHILLIPS):  Wilma Evelyn 3 May, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Capertee.  Dearly loved wife of Kevin (dec), loved mother of Richard (dec), loving stepmother of Lindsay, Stephenie, Louise, Phillip, much loved Nanna of her 13 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren, dear aunty of  Robyn & Martin, Joy & John, Jan, Douglas & Elizabeth, Ian & Marina.

Aged 88 years

“A life well lived”

 BARRY:  Funeral and committal services for the late  WILMA EVELYN BARRY of  Capertee will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON MONDAY (11TH MAY, 2015) AT 11.00 AM. At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place.


STRICKLAND:  Ian Leslie (Stricko) 5 May, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Lithgow.  Dearly loved son of Arnold (dec) & Coral, loved father & father-in-law of Graeme & Charlie, Adrienne & Steve, Jason, much loved Pop of Krystal, Chris, Ashliegh, Cody, Shayla, Darlene, Ben, Nathan and great grandfather of Hayley, Koah, Kaydence, dear brother  & brother-in-law of Richard (dec), Julie (dec), John & Julie and uncle of all their families.

Aged 70 years.

‘Forever in our hearts’

Funeral and committal services for the late IAN LESLIE STRICKLAND will be held in Lithgow Christian Fellowship Church, Longworth Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (8TH MAY, 2015) AT 1.30 PM. At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to the Palliative Care Unit Lithgow District Hospital and may be left at the church.


NEWHAM:          A memorial service of thanksgiving for the life of the late SHIRLEY QUEENIE NEWHAM (nee EVANS) will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (8TH MAY, 2015) AT 11.00AM.


BATTY (nee HEATH):    Mavis Jean  2 May, 2015 peacefully at Portland Tabulam Health Centre. Dearly loved wife of Joe (deceased), loved mother & mother-in-law Janette & Bob Petersen, Malcolm & Julie and their families.

Aged 97 years.

Forever loved.

 A service for the late MAVIS JEAN BATTY will be held in St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Portland ON THURSDAY (7TH MAY, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to the family grave Anglican portion of Portland Cemetery.


YEO:           Noel John               28 April, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Margaret, loving father, father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and a great mate to his many friends.

Aged 74 years.

“Don’t ever give up.”

 Prayers for the repose of the soul of the late NOEL JOHN YEO of Lithgow will be offered in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (1ST MAY, 2015) AT 1.30PM. At the conclusion of the prayers private interment will take place.  Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club, Lithgow Workmen’s Club Bowling Club & Club Lithgow are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the Lithgow District Hospital & may be left at the church.


GLENCORSE (nee BEAUMONT):     Helen Ruby            25 April, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Wallerawang. Dearly loved wife of George, loved mother & mother-in-law of Stephen & Jill, Phillip & Michael (deceased), Greg & Robyn-Joy, much loved ‘Nan’ of her grandchildren Sarah & Nathan, Scott & Vee, Dannielle, Michael, much loved ‘Nan Nan’ of William George, dear sister of Harold Charles (Mick), Ronald Arthur (deceased) & Terrence John, fond sister-in-law & auntie of their families.

Aged 77 years.

“You asked for so little, yet you gave so much.

Help when it was needed, a warm loving touch.”

 Funeral & committal services for the late HELEN RUBY GLENCORSE of Wallerawang will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (1ST MAY, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the Wallerawang Bowling Club & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to the St. Vincent de Paul Society & may be left at the church.


NEWTON:  Dexta Brant           8 April, 2015 at Nepean Hospital, Kingswood. Of Lithgow & formerly of Portland. Beloved father, son, grandfather, brother & friend.

‘Taken too young and will be missed by many.’ 

Prayers for the repose of the soul of DEXTA NEWTON will be offered in St. Vincent’s Catholic Church, Portland ON FRIDAY (17TH APRIL, 2015) AT 11.00AM followed by interment in the Portland Lawn Cemetery. Members of the Portland R.S.L. Sport & Recreation Club are invited to attend.


DYKES:       Peter (Spike)          11 April, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital. Of Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Ivy (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Greg & Donna, Ross & Lisa, much loved Grandad of Michael, Amy, Trent, Karlee, Joel & their families, dear brother of Marion Bunt (deceased) & John, dear friend of Val.

Aged 81 years.

May he rest in peace.

Funeral & committal services for the late PETER DYKES will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (16TH APRIL, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of Club Lithgow & the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request & in lieu donations could be considered to Lithgow District Hospital & may be left at the church.


LEISHMAN:   THOMPSON HENRY NEILL (TOM) 3 April, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow.  Of Lithgow.  Beloved son of Alexander & Matilda (both dec), loved brother of Alexander, James, Margaret, Elizabeth Deloraine, Sadie, Peter (all dec), dear uncle of Alexander, Clive (both dec) and loved great uncle of his family and a dear friend of many.

Aged 89 years

‘Always in our hearts’

LEISHMAN:  Funeral and committal services for the late THOMPSON HENRY NEILL LEISHMAN of  Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow will be held in Hoskins Memorial Uniting Church, Lithgow ON FRIDAY (10TH APRIL, 2015) AT 11.00AM. At the conclusion of the services private cremation will take place. Members of the City of Lithgow R.S.L. Club Sub-Branch (wear medals) and Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend. No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to Three Tree Lodge and may be left at the church.


JAMIESON:          Kenneth Leslie (Ken) 5 April, 2015 suddenly at home.  Of  Lithgow.  Dearly loved husband of Beverley (dec), dearly loved father of Mark, much loved brother & brother –in-law of  Valda & John Marsden and much loved uncle of all their families. 

Aged 79 years.

‘Forever always in our loving hearts’

Graveside prayers for the repose of the soul of KEN will be offered in the Catholic No.2 Portion of  Lithgow Cemetery ON THURSDAY (9TH APRIL, 2015) AT 2.30PM. Members of the Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


GLENCORSE:  Margaret Patricia  3 April, 2015 peacefully at Three Tree Lodge, Lithgow.  Formerly of Oakey Park, Lithgow.  Beloved daughter of George & Sarah (both dec), dearly loved sister & sister-in-law of Bill & Shirley (both dec), Mary & John Hile (QLD), George & Helen (Wallerawang), Elizabeth (dec), Joyce & Ray Slattery, loved aunty & cousin of her family.  Will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

Aged 75 years

“May she rest in peace”

 Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of the late MARGARET PATRICIA GLENCORSE  of Three Tree Lodge & formerly of Oakey Park Lithgow will be celebrated in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Mort Street, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (9TH APRIL, 2015) AT 2.00PM. The rosary will be recited in the church at 1.40PM prior to the commencement of the mass. At the conclusion of the prayers following the mass a private cremation will take place.Members of the Catholic Womens League  & Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.No flowers by request and in lieu donations could be considered to St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Parish and may be left at the church.


KIRKLAND:        Neville Edward (Ninga) 2 April, 2015 peacefully at Lithgow District Hospital.  Of Lithgow.  Dearly loved husband of Joyce, loved father & father-in-law of Wayne & Mary-Ann, Diane & Peter Wax, much loved Pop of  Nathan, Lauren, Mitchell, great grandfather of  Thomas, Abby, Joshua, Lachlan, Charlise, dear brother & brother-in-law of Owen (dec), Stan & Noreen and uncle of all their families.

Aged 89 years

“Forever in our hearts, never to be forgotten”

 Funeral and committal services for the late  NEVILLE EDWARD KIRKLAND of  Lithgow will be held in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Lithgow ON THURSDAY (9TH APRIL, 2015) AT 11.00 AM. At the conclusion of the services a private cremation will take place. Members of Club Lithgow and Lithgow Workmen’s Club are invited to attend.


MORRIS:    John Harvey     6 April, 2015 peacefully at his home in Lithgow. Dearly loved husband of Mavis (deceased), loved father & father-in-law of Kerry & Ruth, Dianne & John (deceased) Kinkade, Carolyn & Dennis Fowler, much loved Pop of his 5 grandchildren & 8 great grandchildren, dear brother of Jean, George, Joan, Betty (all deceased) & Norma, dear brother & brother-in-law of Allan & Val, special friend of Marge Kirby, brother-in-law of Shirley & George.

In his 94th year.

“She’ll do.”

Respecting John’s wishes a private family service was held in the chapel of Kerry Linegar Funerals, yesterday (WEDNESDAY 8TH APRIL, 2015). Privately cremated.


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