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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
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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.  


SAUNDERS, Joyce Lillian
Late of Gympie Residential Care and formerly of Henry Street, Gympie. Passed away peacefully 26th June 2017.

Aged 87 Years

Beloved Wife of the late Len Saunders. Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Noel (New Zealand) and Russell (dec'd). Much loved Grandmother of Tanya & Anthony, and Andrew and Renee ; Great-grandmother to Joshua, Jazmin, Jordon and Indyannah, Kalarnni, Maddison and Hennessy. Sadly missed Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt to her family.

Relatives and friends of Joyce and family are warmly invited to attend her Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Saturday, 1st July 2017 at 10.30am

GROVES, Keith James
Late of Grevillea Gardens and Winston House and formerly of Southside, Gympie and Amamoor. Passed away surrounded by his loving Family, 26th June 2017.

Aged 85 Years

Beloved Husband of May. Dearly loved Father and Father-in-law to Carol & Nev Messer, Gail & Ken Williams, Janelle & John Birse, Toni & David Millard, Darren & Donna Groves and "Poppa" to his 14 Grandchildren and 10 Great-Grandchildren. Much loved Brother, Brother-in-law and Uncle to his family.

Relatives and friends of Keith, May and family are warmly invited to attend Keith's Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Friday, 30th June 2017 at 1.00pm.

LEGGETT, Graham
Of Tin Can Bay and formerly of Capalaba. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving Wife and family, 19th June 2017.

Aged 64 Years

Treasured Husband, Father, Brother and Pa Fish to his family and Fishing Mate to many.

"Fishing Forever"

Privately Cremated

WALLER, John Edwin "Toady"
Late of Brooloo and Imbil. Passed away peacefully at home, 16th June 2017.

Aged 84 Years.

Beloved Husband of Cathy. Dearly loved Father and Father-in-law of Vicki & Graham, and John. Much loved Pop to Luke, Emma , Jordan, Mackenzie, Dalton and Great-Grandpop to 1. Sadly missed Brother, Brother-in-law and Uncle of Laurie & Nita and their families.

Toady will be lovingly remembered by all of his extended family and many friends.

Relatives and friends of Toady, Cathy and family are warmly invited to attend Toady's Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Friday, 23rd June 2017 at 10.00am.

No flowers by request. Donations in lieu of flowers to Cancer Council Qld greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

WILLIAMSON, Carol Margaret
Late of Gympie and formerly of the Sunshine Coast and Imbil. Passed away peacefully, 18th June 2017.

Aged 69 Years.

Beloved Wife of Michael. Dearly loved Mother, Mother-in-law and Grandmother of Mark & Jill, Russell, John & Karen and their families. Sadly missed Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt of Valmae, Bruce, Wayne and their families.

Relatives and friends of Carol, Michael 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, 23rd June 2017 at 2.00pm.

McMULLAN, Mary Theresa
Late of Hilton Road, Gympie. Passed away peacefully 16th June 2017.

Aged 82 Years

Beloved Wife of the late John McMullan. Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Tony & Cate, Terry, Stephen & Ruth, Peter & Lyall-Anne, Paul & Marie, and Helen. Much loved Grandmother to Anthea, Joanna, Bede (dec'd), Sinead, Charlotte, Xavier, Darcy, Alexandra, James, Layne, Jack, John, Rebecka and Great-Grandmother to Levi and Ryan. Sadly missed Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt.

Relatives and friends of Mary and family are respectfully invited to attend a Requiem Mass in Celebration and Thanksgiving for Mary's Life to be held in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Church Street, Gympie on Friday, 23rd June 2017 at 10.00am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

A Rosary Recital for the Repose of Mary's soul will be held at St. Patrick's Catholic Church at 9.30am prior to the service.

HILLCOAT, Violet Mary "Vi"
Late of Wolvi Mountain Road, Wolvi. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving Husband and family, 15th June 2017.

Aged 91 Years

Beloved Wife of Geoff. Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Barbara, and James "Jim" (dec'd) & Dawn. Much loved Grandma to 9 and Great-Grandma to 24.

Relatives and friends of Vi, Geoff and family are respectfully invited to attend Vi's Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 21st June 2017 at 11.00am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

Flowers welcome and Donations in Memory of Vi to Little Haven Palliative Care and/or Wesley Mission greatly appreciated.

MURRAY, Dorothy Ada "Dot"
RAAF 99189 ACW

Late of Noosa Residential Care and formerly of Pine Street, Gympie.
Passed away peacefully 12th June 2017.
Aged 96 Years

Relatives and friends are invited to join in a Celebration of Dotís life with Fred, Robert, Anne and families at the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road Gympie on Monday, 19th June 2017 at 10:30am.

Thanks to all of the special people who helped Dot stay in her own home till the age of 95 and to the wonderful staff of Noosa Residential Care who did such a great job looking after Mum for the past 18 months.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Australian Red Cross / Gympie Meals on Wheels. Envelopes available at the Service.

DOEL, Thelma May (nee Gibson)
Late of Imbil and formerly of Torquay, Hervey Bay. Passed away peacefully, 10th June 2017.

Aged 89 Years.

Beloved Wife of Frank (dec'd). Dearly loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother of Warren & Jenny (dec'd) and Gloria Chaplin, Barry (dec'd), Gregory & Earline, Judith & Bill Christenson, Ray & Trish, Robyn & Heinz Stoeve.

Relatives and friends of Thelma and family are warmly invited to attend Thelma's Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, 16th June 2017 at 11.00am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

Flowers welcome.

STEENSTRUP, Steen
Late of Copenhagen, Bornholm and Brisbane. Passed away peacefully at Gympie Aged Care, 9th June 2017.

Aged 85 Years

Devoted husband of Iris Mary. Much loved Father, Father-in law and Grandfather of Steven, Katy, Kristian, Peter, Vicki and their families.

A Funeral Service for Steen will be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 14th June 2017 at 10.30am.

HORTON, Gladys Lillian 'Bub'
Late of Dagun. Passed away peacefully in the care of Grevillea Gardens, 8th June 2017.

Aged 88 Years.

Beloved Wife of David (dec'd). Much loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother of David (dec'd) & Denise, Terry and their families. Sadly missed Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt to her family.

Relatives and friends of Gladys are warmly invited to attend her Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Thursday, 15th June 2017 at 10.30am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Parkinson's Queensland Inc. greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

Special thanks to Grevillea Gardens and Blue Care staff for their exceptional care of Gladys.

VOLD, Elling
Late of The Palms and formerly of Norway.

Passed away 30th May 2017.

Aged 87 Years.

Relatives and friends of Elling are respectfully invited to attend his Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Thursday, 15th June 2017 at 1.30pm.

SUTHERS, Bennett Northey
Late of Noosa Road, Gympie. Passed away 7th June, 2017.

Bennett will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by Dorothy; His family Joanne (dec'd), Sue & Russell, Lyndal, Robert & Fiona; His Grandchildren Nicholas, Zack, Elly and Lara; John Beutel and all of the Suthers family.

Relatives and friends of Bennett are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road Gympie on Tuesday, 13th June 2017 at 10am.

Donations in lieu of flowers to The Gympie Hospital Renal Unit. Envelopes available at the service.

LUND, Alan Trevor
Late of Amamoor. Passed away peacefully 27th May 2017.

Aged 82 Years

Beloved Husband of Shirley. Dearly loved Father, Father-in-law and Grandfather of Russell & Sandi, Jeffrey, Darryl & Sue and their families.

Relatives and friends of Alan, Shirley and family are respectfully invited to attend Alan's Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Uniting Church, Red Hill Road, Gympie on Saturday, 3rd June 2017 at 10.30am.

WALSH, Kathleen Maria "Kath"
Late of Mystory Retreat, Mothar Mountain. Passed away peacefully 28th May 2017.

Aged 61 Years

Daughter of Maurice & Violet (dec'd) Fortini. Mother of Peta and Jess. Grandma of Michelle and Melissa. Sister to Lyn (dec'd) and Anthony "Spud". Dear friend to many.

Relatives and friends of Kath are warmly invited to attend Her Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Friday, 2nd June 2017 at 2.00pm.

In Memory of Kath please wear a colourful scarf. Flowers welcome.

JENNER, Gail Robyn
Late of Kilkivan and formerly of Yandina and Mackay. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family, 24th May 2017.

Aged 60 Years

Best Friend and Soul Mate of Rett. Loved Mother of Mark. Sadly missed Sister of Brian.

Donations in Memory of Gail can be made to Little Haven Palliative Care.

Privately Cremated

STANDEN, Terri Louise (nee Catlin)
Late of Gympie. Passed away 19th May 2017 after a 6 week battle following major surgery.

Aged 41 Years.

Devoted Mother of Bradley. Cherished Daughter of Bob & Pat. Adored Sister and Sister-in-law of Scott & Kate, Leon & Charmaine. Loving Aunty. Terri will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all of her family and many friends.

A Farewell Celebration of Terri's Life will be held at the One Mile Football/Soccer Club on Friday, 26th May 2017 at 2.00pm. All are welcome to attend.

Privately Cremated.

BRAMLEY, Donald Gordon "Don"
Late of Gympie and formerly of Murgon, Killarney, St George, Mt Isa and Brisbane. Passed away peacefully 18th May 2017.

Aged 75 Years

Beloved Husband of Dorothy. Dearly loved Father and Father-in-law of James & Helen, Anne Louise & Mark. Devoted and proud Granddad to Louis and William. Sadly missed Brother of Bob, Heather and Nancy. Brother-in-law and Uncle to their families. Friend and Mate to many.

Relatives and friends of Don, Dorothy and family are warmly invited to attend Don's Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Thursday, 25th May 2017 at 10.30am.

Donations in lieu of flowers to IPF Research (c/o Lung Foundation Australia) greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

McCLAY, Bessie Dorothea
Aged 82 Years

Beloved Wife of Bob (dec'd). Much loved Mother of Robert, Diane, Jennifer, Kenneth, Leanne and Mother-in-law to Dennis and Karen. Adored Grandmother.

A Funeral Service for Bessie will be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Monday, 29th May 2017 at 1.00pm followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

IDLE, Maud
Late of Cooinda Aged Care and formerly of Lower Wonga. Passed away peacefully, 18th May 2017.

Aged 91 Years.

Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Raymond (dec'd), Irene & Frank, Nola & Wayne, Phyllis & Don (dec'd), Colin & Lyn, and Stephen & Joanne. Much loved Grandma to 8, Great-Grandma to 18 and Great Great-Grandma to 1. Sadly missed Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt.

Relatives and friends of Maud and family are warmly invited to attend her Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Saturday, 27th May 2017 at 10.00am.