Category Archives for Upcoming Funeral Services

Collins, Daniel Stuart

Passed away on the 13th January 2021.

Loving Husband & Father to his wife Lorna, and children Lilly, Finlay and Lloydy.

Aged 51 years.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Dan’s graveside funeral service, to be held at the Rous Mill Cemetery, Rous Cemetery Road Rous, on Wednesday the 27th of January commencing at 1030 am.

The family request that in lieu of flowers, donations can be made to either the Black Dog Institute or Beyond Blue.

All guests will be required to comply with the COVID-19 mandatory QR code sign-in for contact tracing purposes, must remain seated during the service where possible and ensure social distancing is maintained.

Waterford, Gwenneth Mary

Passed away peacefully on the 14th January 2021.

Much loved Wife to Brian (dec.)

Loved Mother to Steve, Shane, Trish and Joanie.

Cherished Sister to Maurice (dec.), Sister-in-Law to Sheila and Cousin to Tom and very close friend to Soo.

Aged 89 years

As per Gwen's wishes a private service will be held.

Miller, Andrew John

Died 15th January 2021 surrounded by his loving family.

Dearly loved Husband to Sharon

Adored Dad to Kate, Bonnie and Jackson

 A memorial service will be announced at a later date

White-Soltan, Rita Dorothy

Passed away peacefully on 15th January 2021.

Much loved Wife to George (dec.)

Loved Mother and Mother-in-Law to Gary & Kathleen and Steven & Catherine.

Cherished Grandma to Jeff & Sammy, Fane and Great Grandma to Jordan.

Aged 89 years

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Rita’s funeral service to be held at the Lismore Memorial Gardens Crematorium Chapel, Skyline Road Goonellabah on Monday 25th January Commencing at 10:00am.

Piga, Estilio

Late of Goonellabah.

Passed away peacefully 6th January 2021.

Dearly loved Husband to Luigina.

Much loved Father of Yvon, Mariano (dec.), Marie-Claire and Evelyne.

Aged 90 years

As per family wishes a private service will be held for Estilio.

Wood, William Keith ‘Bill’

Died 28th December 2020.

Husband to Remy.

Father of Father Peter and Jeremy.

Brother of Beverley.

Aged 75 years.

Relatives and friends are invited to the Requiem Mass for the Repose of the Soul of William Keith Wood to be held at St Carthage's Cathedral on Friday 15th January 2021 commencing at 10:00am following the Mass, The burial will take place at the Lismore Lawn Cemetery, Skyline Road Goonellabah.

Live streaming will be available via the Funeral Live Streaming Northern Rivers link below, 10 minutes prior to the service commencing. 

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


Wilson, Nancy

nee Lavercombe.

Passed away peacefully, with her family by her side at St. Vincents Hospital Lismore, on the 27th December 2020. 

Loved Wife to Max. 

Loved Mother & Mother-In-Law to Ron, Leone & Peter Barnier, Terrence and Cindy (Dec). 

Cherished Grandma to Kelly, Bonnie and Seaanna. 

Will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. 

Aged 75 years. 

As per Nancy's wishes, she will be farewelled with a private cremation. 

Rowe, Bruce Robert ‘Blue’

Passed away peacefully on 21st December 2020.

Much loved partner to Deborah (Dec).

Will be sadly missed by all his close family and friends.

Aged 71 years.

Relatives and friends are invited to Blue's funeral service to be held at the Richmond Chapel, 43 Holland Street Goonellabah on Wednesday the 30th December, commencing at 11:00am. 

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, attendees are asked to bring mobile phones for the digital check in if possible. 


Griffin, Aileen Mary

Passed away peacefully on 28th November 2020.

Much loved wife to Mick (dec).

Loved mother and mother-in-law to Mary & Sid, Jim, Bill & Liz, Di & Phil and Pat.

Cherished Nan to her eight grandchildren and “Nan g” to her nineteen great grandchildren.

Aged 93 years.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Requiem Mass for the repose of her soul to be held at St Carthage’s Cathedral Leycester Street Lismore on Friday 4th December 2020 commencing at 9.30 am. Following the Mass burial will take place at the Lismore Memorial Gardens Lawn Cemetery, Skyline Road Goonellabah. Many thanks to the staff at St Joseph’s Nursing Home for all their care and compassion for Aileen.

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, attendees are asked to bring mobile phones for the digital check in if possible. 

Live streaming will be available via the Funeral Live Streaming Northern Rivers link below, 10 minutes prior to the service commencing. 

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


Dodds, Jennifer Ann

Passed away peacefully at home on the 22nd November 2020.

Will be sadly missed by all her relatives and friends. 

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Jennifer's Requiem Mass at the St. Carthages Cathedral, Leycester Street Lismore on Wednesday the 25th November commencing at 11:30am. Following the church service, burial will take place at the Lismore Memorial Gardens, Skyline Road Goonellabah.

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, attendees are asked to bring mobile phones for the digital check in if possible. 

Live streaming will be available via the Funeral Live Streaming Northern Rivers link below, 10 minutes prior to the service commencing. 

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