23.05.1927 – 24.08.2020. Passed away peacefully at Penhall, Castlemaine. Aged 93 years. Dearly loved Wife of Kenneth Harding (dec) & Gordon Guest (dec). Daughter of Eric & Vera (both dec), Sister of Edna (dec) & Glenys. Born & raised in Guildford, Merle was a valued member of the community. Very much loved and loving Mother of Christine, Denise & Alison. Nanna Merle to 8 Grandchildren & 15 Great Grandchildren.
A special lady now at rest. Mum, you will be always in our hearts.
Heartfelt thanks to all of the wonderful staff at Penhall for their care, compassion & friendship to Merle during the last 4 years. Many thanks also to Dr. Danny Silver, Dr. Kirby Jefferies, Dr. Richard Mayes and staff at Lyttleton Street Clinic.
A Private Graveside Service was held at the Guildford Cemetery, where Merle was respectfully laid to rest.