Category Archives for Upcoming Funeral Services

Mackney, Bernard Alfred ‘Bernie’

Mackney, Bernard Alfred 'Bernie'

Passed away peacefully after a short illness at the Lismore Base Hospital on the 11th of September 2020.

Loved Husband to Marie (Dec). 

Loving Father and Father-In-Law to David, Stephen & Judy and Louise & Chris Toohey. 

Adored Grandfather to 10 Grandchildren and 2 Great-Grandchildren. 

Aged 86 Years. 

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend a Requiem Mass to celebrate Bernie's life, at St. Carthage's Cathedral, Leycester Street, Lismore on Friday the 18th of September 2020 commencing at 9:30am. Following the church service, burial will take place at the Lismore Memorial 
Gardens Lawn Cemetery, Rous Road, Goonellabah. 

Due to COVID restrictions, there is a limit to the number of attendees allowed.

Livestreaming will be available through the Funeral Livestreaming Northern Rivers Facebook page via the below link.

https://www.facebook.com/Funeral-Livestreaming-Northern-Rivers-114680690225347

Mortimer, Heather Jean

Heather Jean Mortimer

Nee Knox

22.06.1932 - 08.09.2020

Passed away peacefully on September 8th 2020. 

Loving wife of Arnold (Dec). 

Cherished Mum to Denise, Lance and Alan. 

Adored Grandmother to her 11 Grandchildren and 16 Great-Grandchildren. 

Heather will be farewelled with a private funeral service. 

OLIVE, Robert Arthur

Robert Arthur Olive

'Rob'

8 /8/1946  - 3/9/2020

Sadly passed away on the 3rd September 2020.

Loved Husband of Nonie.

Cherished Father and Step-Father of Michelle, Gail, Gail, Karen, Rodney (Dec), Mark and Leanne.

Adored Grandfather and Great-Grandfather.

Loved big Brother to his sisters.

Will be greatly missed by his many friends.

Aged 74 years

" He had a nature you could not help loving,

And a heart that was purer than gold

And to those who knew him and loved him

His memory will never grow old."

Due to the current COVID restrictions set in place, Rob will be farewelled with a private cremation.





Bate, Robert William “Bob”

Passed away peacefully on 15th August 2020.

Much loved Husband of Esme.

Loved Father to Michael, Tony, Glenn and Alan.

Adored Grandpa to all his Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

Will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

Aged 80 years

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bob’s funeral service to be held at the Lismore Memorial Gardens Crematorium Chapel, Skyline Road Goonellabah on Friday 21st August commencing at 10:00am.

Miani, Carolina

Passed away peacefully on the 31st July 2020. 

Loved wife to Fabio Angelo Miani. 

Cherished mother to Rita and Robert (Dec). 

Aged 90 years.

A private service will be held.

Carolina's service will be live streamed through the following link:

https://vimeo.com/event/206907

Lindsay, William Alfred (Bill)

Late of Doonbah and Woodburn.

Passed away peacefully pn the 1st August 2020. 

Loved dad to Kim and John. 

He will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

Aged 75 years. 

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Bill's graveside funeral service, to be held at Evans Head Cemetery, 7 Carrabeen Ct Evans Head, Commencing at 11:30am. 

Binnie, Kevin John

Kevin John Binnie

02/11/1953 - 29/07/2020

Late of Numulgi. 

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family at Lismore Base Hospital on the 29th July 2020. 

Much loved Father & Father-In-Law to Amanda & Scott and Ashlee & Anthony. 

Loved Grandpa to Jackson & Emilee. 

Cherished Brother to Trish & Stephen. 

Aged 66 years. 

Relatives and Friend are invited to attend Kevin's graveside funeral service at the Bexhill Lawn Cemetery, Grace Road Bexhill, on Wednesday the 5th August 2020 commencing at 11am. 

The family have requested that if you have experienced any flu like symptoms, or have been to a COVID-19 hotspot in the last 14 days they would appreciate that you do not attend. 

Ros, Marie Matilde

Late of Fernside

Passed away peacefully on the 29th July 2020. 

Much loved Wife to Eujenio (Dec). 

Much loved Mother and Mother-In-Law to Marisa & Ottavio, Don & Bev, Tina & Daniel. 

Adored Nonna to all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

Aged 89 years

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Marie's funeral service to be held at St. Carthages Cathedral, Leycester Street Lismore,  Thursday 6th August commencing at 10am. Following the church service, burial will take place at the Lismore Memorial Gardens Lawn Cemetery, Skyline Road, Goonellabah.

Marie's funeral will be able to be live streamed through the following link:

https://vimeo.com/event/206908

Waddell, Betty Narelle

Late of Bexhill. 

Passed away peacefully on the 27th July 2020 at Caroona Kalina Nursing Home. 

Loved wife of Don. 

Much loved Mother of Craig & Eileen, Keren & Ralph and Kent & Michelle. 

Cherished Nan to her 8 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren. 

Sister to Lorna (Dec), Verla, Glena & Dell.

Aged 84 Years. 

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Betty's funeral service, to be held at the Open Air Cathedral Bexhill on Friday the 31st July, Commencing at 11am. Following the chapel service, burial will take place at the Bexhill Cemetery, Grace Road, Bexhill. 

Rose, Susan Patricia

Susan Rose

Susan Patricia Rose

15/11/1958 - 17/07/2020

Passed away peacefully on the 17th July 2020.

Much loved Wife to John. 

Loved Mother & Mother-In-Law to Michael & Emma, Matthew & Ashleigh and Daniel & Tamyka. 

Cherished Nanna to Oliver and Joshua. 

Aged 61 Years. 

Susan will be sadly missed by all her fellow colleagues at the operating theatre at the Lismore Base Hospital

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Susan's funeral service to be held at the Richmond Chapel, 43 Holland Street Goonellabah, On Friday the 24th of July 2020 commencing at 9am, following the chapel service, burial will take place at the Goonellabah Lawn Cemetery.

Susan's service will be livestreamed via the following link 

https://vimeo.com/439884253