Gympie Funerals - incorporating Cooloola Coast Crematorium and Lake View Memorial Gardens
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Arrange A Funeral Online
If you're located far away from Gympie or - for any reason - can't make it to our offices, you can also arrange a funeral through us by simply completing our online form.

Floral Arrangements
Many people like to have flowers at a funeral. We work with Cooloola florists to do this. You can find out more about what's involved with floral arrangements by clicking here.

Our Coffin Range
Gympie Funerals stock a range of beautiful, modern coffins to suit all tastes and budgets. While we encourage you to visit us to make you final selection, you can also view them online
by clicking here.

Memorials & Plaques
If you'd like to erect a personal memorial or plaque to your loved one, we have an extensive range of memorials and plaques to suit all tastes and budgets. You can view them by clicking here.

Making Arrangements
What's involved in making funeral arrangements? Most people have very little experience with this and can find it confusing. But our handy guide explains the process clearly and simply.

Funeral Notices
Gympie Funerals can arrange for funeral notices to be published in newspapers and/or on radio for our clients. These are charged at whatever the individual newspapers or radio stations charge us.

However, we also publish these notices on our website at no charge as a courtesy to our clients.  


ZERNER, George Fredrick "Henry"
Passed away in the care of Grevillea Gardens Retirement Centre, Thursday 11th August 2011, formerly of Sorensen Road and Pie Creek, Gympie.
Aged 97 Years 11 months
Dearly beloved husband of Hazel (dec'd). Father and father-in-law of Raymond and Robyn, Neville and Jenny, Trevor and Wendy. Grandfather of 10 and great-grandfather of 14. Brother of Les (dec'd), Thelma Chapman, Irene McIntyre (dec'd) and uncle to their families.
Relatives and friends of Henry and family are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Thursday, 18th August 2011 at 10.00am.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Little Haven Palliative Care greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

PEDERSEN, Kenneth Roy "Ken"
Passed away in the care of Cooinda Hostel 8th August 2011. Formerly of Widgee Crossing Road, Gympie.
Aged 79 Years
Beloved husband of Beryl (dec'd). Dearly loved father, father-in-law of Russell (dec'd), Jill and Michael Kewin, Warren (dec'd), Andrew (dec'd), Craig and Louise. Loving "Pa" to Abbey, Amber and Ciara. Ken will be remembered as a loving brother, brother-in-law and uncle.
Relatives and friends of Ken and family are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Monday, 15th August 2011 at 10.30am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

KENT, Alan Lindsay
Of Witham Road, Gympie. Died 8th August 2011 following a short illness.
Aged 47 Years
Beloved husband of Donna. Much loved and loving father to Scott and Kirsty. Beloved son of John and May Kent.
Alan will be remembered as a loving brother, brother-in-law, uncle and dear friend to many.
Relatives and friends of Alan, Donna and family are respectfully invited to attend ALAN'S Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Friday, 12th August 2011 at 1.30pm followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Cancer Council Qld greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.
Please wear bright coloured dress as per Alan's wish.

PRATT, Colin Joseph "Col"
Died peacefully 8th August 2011 in the care of Cooinda Hostel. Formerly of Mary Valley Road, Gympie.
Aged 84 Years
Beloved husband of Brenda (dec'd).
Col will be remembered as a loving brother, brother-in-law, uncle and dear friend.
"Gone Flying"
Relatives and friends of Col are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 10th August 2011 at 2.00pm.

SHANAHAN, Raymond John "Ray"
Late of Gympie Nursing Centre, formerly of 50 Gambling Road, Gympie. Passed away peacefully on 6th August 2011.
Aged 85 Years
Beloved husband of Ailsa (dec'd). Loved father of John, Daniel and Kevin. Loving grandfather of Zac, Samuel, Edward, Angus, Shiralee, Katelyn and Lachlan. Elder brother of Brian (dec'd) and Maisie. Brother-in-law of Peg and Jim. Uncle to their families.
Relatives and friends of Ray and family are respectfully invited to attend RAY'S Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 10th August 2011 at 11.00am.

BISHOP, Neil Peter
Of Gunalda.
Aged 48 Years
Dearly loved husband of Lisa. Much loved father to Jackson, Samuel and Oliver. Beloved son of Walter (dec'd) and Patricia. Loving brother to Jennifer, Claire and families.
Relatives and friends of Neil, Lisa and family are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Thursday, 11th August 2011 at 12.00pm.

JOHNSON, Muriel Ethel Elizabeth
Late of Myall St., Gympie. Passed away peacefully 6th August 2011. Aged 78 years.
Beloved wife of Walter. Dearly loved mother, mother-in-law and grandmother of Deborah, Alan and Suzzanne, Beverly and Ken Boal, David and Robyn, Linda and Rod Murray, Michelle and Greg Davis and families.
Relatives and friends of Muriel and family are respectfully invited to attend Her Memorial Service to be held in the Church Of Christ, Horseshoe Bend, Gympie on Thursday August 11th 2011 at 1.00pm.
Family will attend The Private Cremation Committal Service earlier in the morning.
No flowers please.

PRIDDY, Joan Mabel
Late of Ashford Road, Gympie. Passed away 4th August 2011.
Aged 90 Years
Beloved wife of Mick (dec'd). Loving mother, mother-in-law, grandma & great-grandma 'Nana' of Bronwyn, Lex and their families. Sadly missed sister, sister-in-law and aunt.
Relatives and friends of JOAN and family are warmly invited to attend Her Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Friday 12th August 2011 at 10.30am.
Donations in lieu of flowers to the Heart Foundation greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

MAIER, Philip
Late of Cooinda Aged Care and formerly of Nicholls Road, Gympie. Passed away peacefully 31st July 2011.
Aged 85 Years
Beloved husband of Val. Much loved father, father-in-law, grandfather & great grandfather of Lindy, Jen, John and their families. Sadly missed brother, brother-in-law and uncle to Marcia Gardner and families.
Relatives and friends of Phil, Val and family are respectfully invited to attend PHIL'S Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday 3rd August 2011 at 10.30am.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Gympie Meals On Wheels & Cooinda Aged Care greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

SWINTON, Arthur John Neville
Passed away in the care of Gympie Nursing Centre, 28th July 2011 and formerly of Walker Street, Gympie.
Aged 82 Years
Much loved father and father-in-law of Campbell, Scott & Wendy, David & Ann-Marie. Loving Grandad to Courtney Elizabeth, Shane Riley & Daniel Keith. Loved brother, brother-in-law & uncle to Jean, Keith (both dec'd) and families & dear friend to many.
Relatives and friends of ARTHUR and family are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday 3rd August 2011 at 1pm.

FITZPATRICK, Patrick Joseph
Late of Young Street., Gympie. Aged 82 years.
Beloved brother, brother-in-law and uncle of Mary, Jim (Dec'd), Eileen (Dec'd), Ann, Frank, Dan and families.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend The Requiem Mass and Celebration of Pat's Life to be held in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Gympie on Wednesday August 3rd 2011 at 10.30am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery

SCHULTZ, Catherine Isabel "Kate"
Late of Grevillea Gardens Retirement Centre, Gympie, and formerly of Widgee. Passed away peacefully 27th July 2011.
Aged 94 Years
Beloved wife of Frank(dec'd). Loving Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandma, Great-grandma and Great-great-grandma of Allan, Fay, Joan, Denis, Leo, Tony and their families.
Sadly missed by all of her family and friends.
Relatives and friends of KATE and family are respectfully invited to attend Her Funeral Service and Celebration of Her Life to be held in St. Patricks Catholic Church, Church Street, Gympie on Tuesday 2nd August 2011 at 1pm.

HARRIS, Elsie Jean
Late of Browns Road, Gympie. Passed away peacefully 26th July 2011.
Aged 88 Years
Dearly loved wife of Jack (dec'd). Loving mother and mother-in-law of Doug(dec'd), Linda & Geoff Kirkwood, Beth, Heather & John Murnane, David & Karen. Sadly missed grandmother and great-grandmother to their families. Loving sister of Margaret, Harry, Violet, Robert, Agnes, George (all dec'd), Geoff and families.
Sadly missed by all of her family and friends.
Relatives and friends of ELSIE and family are warmly invited to attend Her Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Tuesday 2nd August 2011 at 10am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

GERRARD, Graham Alexander
Late of Gympie. Aged 72 years.
Husband of Marjorie. Loving father, father-in-law and grandfather of Geoff and Greta, Lynette and Colin Bowen, Karen and Jan Caruso and families. Graham will be remembered as a loving brother, brother-in-law, uncle and dear friend to many.
Relatives and friends of Graham are warmly invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie Tomorrow Friday July 29th 2011 at 10.30am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.
Donations in lieu of flowers to The Qld Cancer Council greatly appreciated.

JOHNSON, Alex Trevor Keith
Taken tragically 23th July 2011. Aged 5 years.
Adored and so loved son of Trevor and Debra and much loved brother of Tara, Christina and Shannan.
Relatives and friends are warmly invited to attend the farewell service for Alex to be held in the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Amamoor Dagun Road on Saturday July 30th 2011 at 10.00am followed by a Committal Service at the Kandanga Cemetery.

JACKMAN, Graham Cyril John 'Yogi'
Late of Cooloola Drive, Rainbow Beach. Passed away suddenly 24th July 2011. Aged 61 years.
Relatives and friends of Graham are warmly invited to attend His Memorial Service and Placement of Ashes to be held at the Cooloola Coast Cemetery, Rainbow Beach Road on Friday July 29th 2011 at 10.00am.
No flowers by request.

SHEPPERSON, Verlie Mary
Late of Tyrrell Road, Gympie.
Aged 87 Years
Beloved wife of the late Doug Shepperson. Dearly loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother and Great-grandmother of Neila & Vern Ward, Lyle(dec'd), Toni & Col Beels, Daryl & Juanita, Kerry and Ricki, Craig & Anita, Alita & James Clark and their families
Relatives and friends of VERLIE and family are respectfully invited to attend Her Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Thursday, 28th July 2011 at 10.00am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

GRIFFIN, Harold Lester
Late of Traveston and formerly of Sarina. Passed away peacefully in the care of Royal Brisbane Hospital 20th July 2011.
Aged 84 Years
Beloved husband of Beverley. Much loved father and father-in-law of Peter and Lisa, Laurence and Cindy, Rosina, Melody and Dennis, Natasha and Alfred. Loving "Poppy" to 14. Sadly missed brother and uncle to Norma and families.
Relatives and friends of Harold, Beverley and family are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Uniting Church, Red Hill Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 27th July 2011 at 10.30am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Little Haven Palliative Care greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

HARTWIG, Allan John "HOG"
Late of Tozer Park Road, Gympie. Passed away in the care of the Wesley Hospital, 20th July 2011 after a long illness, surrounded by his loving wife and family.
Aged 74 Years
Beloved husband of Glenyce. Much loved brother and brother-in-law and uncle of Phyllis, Sylvester (dec'd), Lillian (dec'd), Betty and Arnold (dec'd) Sinn, Eunice and Lou Steinhart, Gwen and Allan Crampton, Graham (dec'd) and their families. Doris and Lionel (dec'd) Watt, Joyce and Trevor Long and their families.
Relatives and friends of Allan, Glenyce and family are respectfully invited to attend ALLAN'S Funeral Service to be held in the Zion Lutheran Church, O'Connell Street, Gympie on Tuesday, 26th July 2011 at 11.00am.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Leukaemia Foundation of Qld greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

DOMIN, Francis Percy "Frank"
Late of Adams Street, Gympie. Passed away 20th July 2011 in the Care of the Gympie Hospital. Aged 81 years.
Beloved son of the late Percy and Vera Domin. Much loved brother, brother-in-law and uncle of Vera and Jim Salmon, Jim and Stella Domin, Ken Domin and families.
Relatives and friends of Frank are warmly invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Tuesday July 26th 2011 at 10.30am.