SCARLETT, Barry Leslie

A Graveside Funeral Service to honour Barry’s life will be held at the Maldon General Cemetery, Nuggetty Road, Maldon on Friday November 29th, 2019 commencing at 1pm.

BEITH, Maureen Jean

25.8.1946 – 15.11.2019. Passed away peacefully at Strathhaven Uniting Care. Much loved Mother of Steven, Graeme and Kenneth. Loved Mum-in-law of Annette, Jackie and Theresa. Loved Nan to Amelia, Mia, Maddison, Chloe, Vada-Rose and Aliza. Forever missed, never forgotten. A special thank you to all the staff at Strathhaven for the care and  dedication to our Mum Maureen, it is appreciated.

The Funeral Service to honour the life of Maureen will be held at the Thompson Memorial Parlor, 123 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine on Friday November 22nd, 2019 commencing at 11am. At the conclusion of the service, the cortege will leave for the Castlemaine Cemetery. Maureen’s family invite anyone attending her Funeral to join them in wearing purple, her favourite colour.

OSBORN, Elizabeth

21/01/1929 – 13/11/2019, aged 90 years. In accordance with Elizabeth’s wishes, she will be Privately Cremated.


11.12.1932 – 13.11.2019. Dearly loved Mother of Suzanne, Dennis, Brian, Geoffrey, Kevin, Melissah and families. Life long resident of Castlemaine, Victoria.

The Funeral Service to honour the life of Mrs. June Clark will be held at the Thompson Memorial Parlor, 123 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine on Thursday, November 21st 2019 commencing at 12 Noon. At the conclusion of the Service, June will be buried at the Chewton Cemetery.


The Funeral Service to celebrate Carole’s life will be held in the Cirrus Chapel at the Bunurong Memorial Park, 790 Frankston – Dandenong Road, Dandenong South on Friday 15th November, 2019 commencing at 5pm. At the conclusion of the Service, Carole will be Privately Cremated.

COOPER, Nola Margaret

Passed away peacefully surrounded by her adoring daughters. Loved mother of Jennifer, David (dec) & Sharyn. Mother in law of Stephen & Rob. Proud grandmother to Ashley, Will, Jess, Michael, James, Ben & Ruby. Loved daughter of Von & Bill, sister to Paul, sister in law to Wendy. Special love of Ern & Ken. Heartfelt thanks to the staff at Spencely Hostel, Castlemaine for all their care & support. Forever in our Hearts, a new rose in heaven’s garden.

The Funeral Service to honour the life of the late Mrs. Nola Margaret Cooper will be held in the Chapel of Repose, Altona Memorial Park, 2-14 Dohertys Road, Altona North on Tuesday November 19th, 2019 commencing at 11.15am.

Treasured youngest daughter of Annie & Bill Jones. Sister of Zena & Jack; Clyde & Jean; Jack & Lil; Roy & Dot (All Dec). Loving & devoted Wife to Alan (Dec). Much loved Mum to Lyn, Peter & Leonie. Mother-in-law to Gary, Maree & Geoff (Dec). Dear Nan to Alysha & Chris; Darren & Lauren; Megan & Ryan; Alana & Jordan; Jacob & Charley; & Jarryd. Great Nan to Hudson, Amelia, Chase, Angus & Bump. Loved Aunty to Katy, Wendy & Rhonda.

The Funeral service for Zillah will be held at the Thompson Memorial Parlor, 123 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine on Tuesday November 12th, 2019 commencing at 2.30pm, followed by a Committal Service at the Chewton Cemetery.


A service and day celebrating the life of Rex Watts will be held at the Theatre Royal, 30 Hargraves Street, Castlemaine on Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 commencing at 1.30pm. Come and join us to celebrate and say farewell to our ‘Railroad Rex’.

GRIMES, Michael John

03/04/1941 – 23/10/2019. Dearly loved husband to Lila. Pillar and Stalwart of the Maldon Community. Father to 7 children, Father in law to 6, Grandfather to 14 grandchildren and 1 Great grandchild. Died surrounded by peace and love. A true role model to all.

A Requiem Mass and Funeral Service for the late Mr. Michael John Grimes will be offered at St Laurence O’Toole Catholic Church, 801/821 Creswick-Newstead Road, Sandon on Wednesday (October 30th, 2019) commencing at 1.30pm. Following this Service, Michael will be laid to rest at the Sandon Cemetery.

Passed away suddenly on 1st October, aged 84. Loved and loving son of John and Alice (both dec). Cherished younger brother of Barbara, brother-in-law and great friend of Ron (Robertson). Dearly loved husband and soulmate of Wendy (dec). Adored and loving father and father -in-law of Trudy and Peter, Nicholas and Leah, Kym and Michael. Much loved and respected grandfather of Dylan and Bridget, Jace, Tyler and Kristen, Lochie and Harley and fond friend of Geordie. Adored and doting great grandfather of Amelia and Harvey. Loved uncle of Lee, Kerry and Gayle.

Our dear Dad- taken from us before conversations were finished, projects completed and new adventures commenced, but relieved that you are now reunited with ‘ the girl at the pool’ whom you haven’t stopped loving and have missed so dearly. Your bravery, strength and dignity were on display to the end and have left us with inspiring memories and a history that we will treasure – your loving children Trudy, Nick and Kym.

We, his family, extend an invitation to join us in celebrating his remarkable life at a memorial to be held at the Campbells Creek Community Centre at 2pm on Friday 11th October. Thanks to the nursing and oncology staff at Bendigo Health for their care and support. Many thanks to Peter Thompson of Thompson Family Funerals for his guidance and caring attention at this time.