HUGHES, Lloyd Grant

31/07/1935 – 11/08/2023, aged 88 years.

Husband to Pam. Caring Father to Bronwyn & Deborah. Grandpa to Elshaddai, Nick and Jess. Great Grandfather to Louis & Archie. Pet Grandfather to Tigray, Tenish, Soukie, Cheetah & Tamika.

A Graveside service for Lloyd will be held on Sunday 20th August 2023, commencing at 1.30pm at the Maldon General Cemetery.

DANN (Franzi), Mary

02/04/1947 – 08/08/2023, aged 76 years.

Dear and loved Wife of Leoni. Loving Mother and Mother-in-law of Tania and Trevor, Kristian and Anna. Devoted and loving Grandma of Blake, Skyla, Cohen, Zarli and Oliver.

Always loved, forever in our hearts

The Funeral Service to honour Mary’s life will be held in the Thompson Memorial Chapel, 123 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine on Thursday 17th August, 2023 commencing at 11:30am. At the conclusion of the Service, refreshments will be served, followed by a Burial at the Guildford Cemetery, where Mary will be peacefully laid to rest.

Morton, J. A. (Jenny)

18/05/1939 – 01/08/2023, aged 84 years.

Wife of Tony (Dec). Mother of Rebecca, Jonathan & Shell. Grandmother of Zac, Sebastian & Jess.
Dearly Loved. Sadly Missed.

The Funeral Service to celebrate Jenny’s life will be held at the Anglican Christ Church, corner of Forest & Kennedy Streets, Castlemaine on Wednesday, August 16th 2023, commencing at 11.30am. At the conclusion of the service, refreshments will be served in the church hall followed by a Committal Service at the Vaughan Cemetery. Please wear colourful clothing to honour Jenny. Flowers from your garden are welcome if you wish.

MAIN, Gary Norman

09.11.1943 – 24.07.2023, aged 79 years.

The Funeral for Gary will be held in the Thompson Memorial Chapel, 123 Mostyn street, Castlemaine on Monday 31st July 2023, Commencing at 11am, followed by a committal at the Harcourt Cemetery.

In Lieu of flowers donations to Bendigo Food Bank would be appreciated. To view this service via live stream please visit:

08/10/1952 – 14/07/2023, aged 70 years.

The Funeral Service for Rae Alexis Hughes will be held in the Thompson Memorial Chapel, 123 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine on Friday, July 28th 2023, commencing at 11am. A Private Burial will follow, where Rae will be laid to rest.

No flowers please. Donations to the World Wildlife Fund, Australia in memory of Rae would be appreciated. Donations can be made online at:

24.01.1968 – 11.07.2023, aged 55 years.

Adored Dad of Holly. Loving Son of Frank & Marlene. Best Brother and Brother In-Law of Bryan & Trang; Sharon (Dec), Karen & Scott; Susie & Jon. Devoted & Adored Uncle of Matt, Ryan, Lukas, Jarrod, Brent, Soph, Bronte & Keely. Great Uncle to Anisha, Katy, Sophia & Leanne. Loved & Remembered Everyday.

The Funeral Service for Rocky will be held at the Community Centre, Elizabeth Street, Campbells Creek on Friday, 21st July 2023 commencing at 11.30am. A Private Burial will follow. To view this Service via Live Stream, please visit:

05.01.1971 – 02.07.2023, aged 52 years.

Sadly, suddenly passed away. Beloved Daughter of Kate and John. Mother of Zoe, Dillon and Timothy. Sister of Greg and Mick, Sister-in-law of Rosanne and Stella. Mother-in-law to Mia and Mackenzie. Grandmother to Kai. Beloved Nieces and Nephews, Mathew, Melissa, Pj & Emma. Beloved friend to Daniel, Donna and John.

Nothing held her down, High spirits, Loving person, Passionate person, Go above and beyond for the people she loved.

The Funeral Service for Elaine will be held at the Thompson Memorial Chapel, 123 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine on Friday, 7th July, 2023 commencing at 1pm, followed by a committal at the Sandon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Pancare Australia in Elaine’s memory would be appreciated.

23.02.1977 – 24.06.2023, aged 46 years.

Passed suddenly but peacefully at home in Newstead. Loved and treasured Partner of Carina. Loving Son of Margaret Gazzard and Raymond Hodges. Adored Brother of Christine, Brett and Laurinda.

Hard working, dedicated, patient and loyal. Loving Partner and Friend. Will always be cherished and loved by all who got to know him.

The Funeral Service to honour Russ will be held at the Community Centre, Lyons Street, Newstead on Thursday July 6th, 2023 commencing at 1-30pm. A Private Cremation will follow. To view this service via livestream please visit:

18.03.1951 – 19.06.2023, aged 72 years.

The most beautiful man, my soulmate, my best friend, my partner and Husband. How empty life will be without you. You’ll forever be in my heart. I love you so much and I’ll miss you terribly. Love always, Alex.

To our dearest Mickey, we will miss you so much, especially at feed times. We loved your cuddles and snuggles on the couch or occasionally in bed. We will miss you. Your little Pugs. Girls. Miss Jolly Posh and Honey Bear.

A Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of Michael will be held at St Brigid’s Catholic Church, Chapel Street, Maldon on Wednesday, June 28th 2023 commencing at 1pm. A Private Cremation will follow. To view this Service via Livestream, please visit:

19/05/1960 – 23/06/2023, aged 63 years.

Loving Husband of Debbie, Father of Jeremy, Christopher & Benjamin, Father in law of Emily. Loved Son of Arthur & Pat Priest, Brother to Margy, Gary, Julie, Jenny, Michael and Jo. Uncle to Adam, Kath, Matt, Candice, Steph, Stephen, Kya, Indiana and Charlie. Great Uncle to Talia, Blake, Chloe and Lucas.

We have all laughed with, learned from, leaned on and loved Phil and he will leave us with the very best of memories that we will cherish forever.

You are welcome to join us in celebrating Phil’s life to be held at the Mt Alexander Golf Club, 54 Wimble Street, Castlemaine on Sunday, 2nd July 2023 commencing at 1.30PM. To view this Service via Livestream, please visit: