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.  


PRATT, William Leonard "Len"
Late of Pie Creek. Passed away peacefully 18th August 2016.

Aged 89 years

Beloved Husband of Gwen (dec'd). Dearly loved Father, Father-in-law and Grandfather to Vicki, Andrew and Jack.

Relatives and friends of Len 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, 24th August at 2:00pm.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Little Haven Palliative Care greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

MAYFIELD, Hazel Daphne "Daph"
Late of 'Maydel', Mayfield Road, North Deep Creek. Passed away suddenly 17th August 2016.

Aged 88 years

Beloved Wife of Sam (dec'd). Dearly loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother, Great-grandmother and Great-great-grandmother to Carol & Ian, Gary & Mary, Lindy & Toby, Shane and their families. Sadly missed Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt.

Relatives and friends of Daph and family are warmly invited to attend A Celebration of Her Life to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Tuesday, 23rd August 2016 at 1.30pm followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

SINN, Craig Andrew
Late of Oak Street, Gympie. Passed away unexpectedly 9th August, 2016.

Aged 36 years

Dearly loved and cherished Son of Brenda & Rohan Lindsay and Mark & Merryle Sinn. Much loved Brother to Tanya, Luke & Catherine. A Great Friend to many and a Character that will be missed.

Relatives and friends of Craig and family are warmly invited to attend his Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road Gympie on Monday, 22nd August 2016 at 2:00pm.

CARTER, Joyce Emma
30.08.1927 - 14.08.2016

Late of Southern Cross Care, Caloundra and formerly of Gympie.

Beloved Wife of the late Harvey Carter. Much loved and respected Mother and Mother-in-law of Jocelyn & Dale Frahm, Stephen & Ruth Carter and Helene & Mark Hodgson. Granny of Mark, Brooke, Athol, Meredith, Julia, Alexandra and Great-granny to Riley, Catherine and Thomas. Sister of Marie and Betty.

Relatives and friends of Joyce and family are warmly invited to attend her Farewell Service to be held at the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Saturday, 20th August 2016 at 1.00pm.

Our heartfelt thanks to the staff of Southern Cross Care, Caloundra for their dedicated care of Mum.

HEWITT, Dudley "Clyde"
Late of Grevillea Gardens Aged Care Centre and formerly of Parsons Road, Gympie. Passed away surrounded by his loving family 14th August 2016.

Aged 87 years

Dearly loved Husband to Eileen. Much loved Father and Father-in-law of Max & Annette and Doug & Ann. Loving "Pappa" to all of his Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. Loved Brother, Brother-in-law and Uncle to many.

Now At Peace

Relatives and friends of Clyde, Eileen and family are respectfully invited to attend Clyde's Funeral Service to be held in the Gympie Funeral Home Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Monday, 22nd August 2016 at 10:00am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

SINN, Craig Andrew
Late of Oak Street, Gympie. Passed away unexpectedly 9th August, 2016.

Aged 36 years

Dearly loved and cherished Son of Brenda & Rohan Lindsay and Mark & Merryle Sinn. Much loved Brother to Tanya, Luke & Catherine. A Great Friend to many and a Character that will be missed.

Funeral Details to be published in a future edition of the Gympie Times.

SORENSEN, Albert Edward
Late of Gunalda. Passed away peacefully 11th August 2016.

Aged 88 Years

Son of Frederick & Laura Sorensen (both dec'd). Brother of Roy (dec'd), Neville, Eileen, Violet and Norman.

Relatives and friends of Albert are warmly invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Thursday, 18th August 2016 at 10.30am.

GRAHAM, Lynell Mary "Toot"
nee Fitzpatrick

Late of Gympie. Passed away peacefully after a short illness 10th August 2016.

Aged 58 Years

Beloved Wife of Tony. Dearly loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Kelly & Matthew, Tenille and Skye. Much loved "Nana Toot" to Hamish, Ty, Scarlett, Kiara and Mariska. Cherished Daughter of Viv (dec'd) & Olive Fitzpatrick. Sadly missed Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt of Graham & Linda, Neil & Jan and their families.

Relatives and friends of Lynell, Tony and family are warmly invited to attend Lynell's Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 17th August 2016 at 10.30am.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Little Haven Palliative Care greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

As per Toot's wishes please do not wear ties.

FITZPATRICK, Joyce "Mary" Eveleen
Late of St. Patrick's Villa and formerly of Caledonian Hill and Gilldora. Passed away peacefully 6th August 2016.

Aged 85 years

Dearly Beloved Wife of Tom (dec'd). Much loved Mother & Mother-in-law of Rosemary & Ray Cleary, Anne & Warren Radecker, Kathleen & Tony Xavier, Therese & Tony Scudamore, Julie & Greg Buckley, Bernadette & Rob Sutton, Sally & Ron Houghton, Colleen & Stuart Page, Tim & Alison Fitzpatrick, Maretta & Rick Thomas, Marylouise & Rod Cartwright and Daniel Fitzpatrick. Mary will be remembered as a loving Grandmother, Great-grandmother, Sister, Sister-in-law and Aunt.

Relatives and friends of Mary and family are respectfully invited to attend a Requiem Mass for the Repose of Her Soul, to be held in St Patrick's Catholic Church, Church Street, Gympie on Friday, 12th August 2016 at 11:00am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery.

SMITH, Leslie Raymond "Les"
Late of Palm Drive, The Palms and formerly of Paterson and Rainbow Beach. Passed away 6th August 2016.

Aged 79 years

Les will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all of his friends.

Relatives and friends of Les are warmly invited to attend his Funeral Service, to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 10th August at 2:00pm.

PATERSON, William Stanley "Bill"
Late of Sandy Creek Road, Veteran. Passed away peacefully at home in the care of his loving family.

Aged 76 years

Beloved Husband of Margaret. Dearly loved Father and Father-in-law to Grant & Fiona and Neil & Lisa. Cherished Poppy to Rachel & Nicola.

Relatives and friends of Bill, Margaret and family are warmly invited to attend Bill's Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Wednesday, 10th August at 10:30am.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Little Haven Palliative Care greatly appreciated. Envelopes available at the service.

CUFF, Norah
Late of Gympie and formerly of Woodgate.

Passed away peacefully 30th July 2016.

Aged 94 Years

Beloved Wife of the late George Cuff. Dearly loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother, Great-grandmother and Great-great-grandmother of Noreen, Jean, Ellen, Elsie (dec'd) and their families.

Privately Interred

JESSEN, Dulcie Doreen
Aged 92 Years 11months

Late of Cooinda Aged Care and formerly of Glastonbury Road, Gympie.

Passed away 1st August 2016.

Dulcie will be sadly missed and remembered by her family.

A Private Family Farewell has been held as per Dulcie's wishes.

Her family wishes to thank all the wonderful staff at Cooinda for the loving and dedicated care she received whilst a resident there.

DOMAN, Cecil James "Jimmy"
Late of Gympie. Passed away peacefully 4th August 2016.

Aged 80 years

Beloved Husband of Linda. Dearly loved Father of Neal, Valda, Joyce, Steven, Kay and loved Father-in-law, Grandfather and Great-grandfather to their families.

Relatives and friends of Jimmy, Linda and family are warmly invited to attend Jimmy's Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road, Gympie on Friday, 12th August at 10:30am.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Little Haven Palliative Care greatly appreciated.

Envelopes available at the service.

AMOR, Harold James "Harry"
Late of Gympie and formerly of Parkes NSW. Passed away peacefully at home 22nd July 2016.

Aged 68 Years

Dearly loved Brother, Brother-in-law and Uncle to his family. Much loved friends of Ailsa and Dotty.

Relatives and friends of Harry are warmly invited to attend his Funeral Service to be held Graveside at the Gympie Cemetery, Cartwright Road, Gympie on Friday, 5th August 2016 at 10.30am.

HUET, James Thomas "Jim"
1200074 2nd Battalion RAR

Late of Gympie and formerly of Buderim. Passed away 25th July 2016.

Aged 71 Years

Beloved Husband of Olga. Sadly missed Brother, Brother-in-law, Uncle and Nephew.

Relatives and friends of Jim are respectfully invited to attend His Funeral Service to be held in the Cooloola Coast Crematorium Chapel, 236 Brisbane Road Gympie on Monday, 8th August 2016 at 1.00pm.

STREAM, Arthur "Barry"
Late of Pacey Street, Gympie and formerly of Blackall. Passed away 1st August, 2016.

Aged 78 Years

Dearly loved Father and Father-in-law to Debbie & Robert Vidler and Robert Stream & Gayle Baker. Much loved Poppy to Nathan, Rohan, Callin and Jade.

Remembered as "Old Mate" by many.

Relatives and friends of Barry and family are warmly invited to attend his Funeral Service to be held Graveside, at the Gympie Cemetery, Corella Road, Gympie on Friday 5th August 2016 at 1:30pm.

COCKBURN, Betty
Late of Cooinda Aged Care Centre and formerly of Lawrence Street, Gympie.

Passed away peacefully 26th July 2016.

Aged 91 Years

Cherished and treasured daughter of William & Ada Cockburn (both dec'd).

Renowned Gympie Florist.

Betty will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by everyone who knew her.

A Funeral Service for Betty will be held in the Gympie Uniting Church, Red Hill Road, Gympie on Monday, 8th August 2016 at 10.30am followed by a Committal Service at the Gympie Cemetery at 1.00pm.

Flowers Welcome and If preferred, Donations to Cooinda Aged Care Centre greatly appreciated.

Envelopes available at the service.

ATKINSON, Iris May
Late of St Patrick's Villa, Gympie and formerly of Tewantin. Passed away peacefully 18th July 2016.

Aged 96 Years

Beloved Wife of the late John "Jack" Atkinson. Dearly loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother, Great-grandmother and Great-great-grandmother of Margaret, Beryl & Pat, Lester & Michelle, Lorelle & Allan and their families.
Iris will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by all of her family and many friends.

"She loved us from the beginning
And we loved her till the end"

A Private Cremation Service for Iris was held in Gympie 25th July 2016.

SMITH, Valmai Pamela
Late of Gympie.

Passed away peacefully 26th July 2016.
Aged 87 Years

Dearly loved Mother, Mother-in-law, Grandmother and Great-grandmother of Dianne, Bill and their families.

At Valmai's request, she was Privately Farewelled by her Family.