Funeral Services

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HONDOW, Patricia

Passed away at The Royal Adelaide Hospital, on 6th February 2019, in her 79th year.

Dearly loved wife of Dennis (deceased).  Much loved Mum of Liz and Kath. Mother-in-law to Tony and Matt. Grandmother to Olivia, Max, Bowen, Charlie and Sam.  Loved and loving sister and friend of Maureen (Vaughan) and Helen (Bowen). Sister-in-law of Malcolm. Fun Aunty of JoAnne, Stuart and David.  Great Aunty of Kelly and Daniel and special friend to Judith.

Forever in our hearts.

Pat’s family invite relatives and friends to Celebrate her Life with Requiem Mass on Friday 15 February 2019 at 1.00 pm in Our Lady of the Nativity Catholic Church, Hospice Road, Hamley Bridge, to be followed by Pat’s Committal in the Nuriootpa Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers a donation in memory of Pat may be made to The Heart Foundation.  Envelopes will be available at the Service.

KOCH, Clarence John ‘Clarrie’

 09.03.1945 ~ 22.01.2019

Passed away peacefully, in The Oaks Aged Care Facility, Mount Gambier.

A loving father to Benjamin.  Adoring Pa to Kiara, Bree and Paige.  Loved younger brother to Olga, Arthur and Ruby (all dec.), Doris and Sylvia.  Life-long mate of Glen.

Our hearts are filled with memories of the times we used to share.

The family of the late Clarence ‘Clarrie’ respectfully advise relatives and friends that his Funeral Service will be held on Friday 8 February 2019 commencing at 10.30am in the Steinfeld Chapel, 786 Old Railway Road, Steinfeld.

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TWINBERROW, Sharon

Shazz passed away peacefully in Rob’s arms on 19 January 2019.  Aged 49 years.

Dearly loved soulmate of Rob for 30 years.  Daughter of Rod and Trish (dec’d) and sister of Christine and John.

Dearly Missed

All are welcome to the Celebration of Shazz’s life on Wednesday 6 February 2019 at 2:00pm at the St Petri Lutheran Church, Eden Valley, followed by her Committal in the Springton Cemetery.

SCHIRMER, Mervyn Elton

16/8/1929 – 26/1/2019  Passed away peacefully with family at the Barossa Village, Nuriootpa.  Aged 89 years.

Son of Ernst & Alwine Schirmer (both deceased).

Dearly loved Husband of Grace for 50 years.  Loved Father & Father-in-law of Joyleen, Bev & Mark, Trevor & Ellen, Mark & Renata (deceased), Steven & Nicole.  Grandpa to 14 grandchildren & partners. Great Grandpa to 11 great grandchildren.  Treasured brother to Melvin (deceased) and Lita.

We do not part from those we love, no distance can divide us, for everyday in memories, we walk with them beside us.  Forever in our Hearts.  A life lived well.  At peace.

Family extend their grateful appreciation to staff at the Barossa Village for their love, care and support for their parents.

The family of Mervyn invite relatives and friends to his Funeral Service to be held on Friday 1 February 2019 at 2:30pm in Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Penrice Road, Nuriootpa, to be followed by Mervyn’s Committal in the Nuriootpa Cemetery.

HAILSTONE, Eric George

Passed away peacefully on 27 January 2019.  Aged 89 years.

Dearly loved husband of Elma.  Much loved & respected father & father-in-law of Peter; Fay; Karen & David; Trevor & Helen.  Proud Pa to Sara & Luke; Janelle & Mark, Rhys; Scott & Zoe, Chantelle & Mark, Dimity & Lincoln; Sam & Phoebe, & Ben.  Treasured Old Pa to Lily & Eva; Llewella; Patrick & Annabelle, Alani & Ryan, Jack & Daly.

The Lord is my Shepherd.

The family of Eric welcome all who wish to attend his Funeral Service on Friday 1 February 2019 at 10:30am in the St Petri Lutheran Church, Nuriootpa, to be followed by Eric’s Committal in the Nuriootpa Cemetery.

HOFFMANN, David Charles

Passed away peacefully on 24 January 2019.  Aged 69 years.

Dearly loved husband of Jenni.  Loving father of Bridget; Felicity and Jeremy; and Kym.  Loving Papa of Frederick and Astrid.

Now In God’s Heavenly Home

The family of David welcome all who wish to attend his Funeral Service, on Thursday 31 January 2019 at 11:00 am at the St Petri Lutheran Church, Nuriootpa.  Memorial donations to Mary Potter Hospice are welcomed and can be made at the service.

SLOW, Bruce David ‘Slowy’

Passed away at Lyell McEwin Hospital on 15 January 2019.  Aged 57 years.

Loving son of David and Ramona (both dec).  Loving brother of Leeanne.  Father of Georgina.  Uncle of Morgan and Kelsey.

Will be sadly missed,  forever in our memory.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend Bruce’s Funeral Service to be held on Friday 25 January 2019 at 10.30 am at his graveside at the Truro Cemetery, Dutton Mail Road, Truro.

SAMAIN, Norbert Max ‘Sam’

Passed away peacefully on 12 January 2019.  Aged 76 years.

Dearly loved husband of Roslyn.  Much loved Dad and Father-in-law of Michelle, Leanne, Carl and Sonia, Luke and Megan.  Adored Poppa of Elise, Finn, Connor, Riley and Harper.

Forever in our hearts.

The family of Sam welcome all who wish to attend his Funeral Service on Tuesday 22 January 2019 at 11.00 am in the Tabor Lutheran Church, 77 Murray Street, Tanunda to be followed by Sam’s Committal in the Tabor Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Heart Foundation SA, are welcomed and can be made at the service.

HAGE, Una Joyce (nee Kernich)

Passed away peacefully on 25 December 2018.

Aged 88 years

Dearly loved wife of Clarrie (dec).  Much loved Mum of Joyleen and Jason.  Loved Grandma of Ashleigh, Kristyn and Melanie.

Forever in our Hearts

The family of Una Joyce welcome all who wish to attend her Funeral Service, on Friday 18 January 2019 commencing at 10.30am, in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda, to be followed by her Committal in the Angaston Cemetery.

CANAVAN, Marie Irene  (nee Norman)

Passed away suddenly at Angaston Hospital.

26.5.1933 ~ 10.1.2019

Loving Wife of Gerry.

Loving Mum and Mother-in-law of Michael and Rosemary, Damian and Sharon, Chris and Sandy, Gillian and Paul.

Adored Grandma of James and Pamela, Phillip and Emi, Nikolas and Tahnee, Brayden and Mel.

In our hearts you will always stay.

Gerry and Family invite Relatives and Friends to the Funeral Mass for Marie to be held on Thursday 17 January 2019 at 11.00 am at Our Lady of The Valley Catholic Church, 26 Gawler Street Nuriootpa, followed by Marie’s Committal in the Angaston Cemetery.

SMITH, Trevor Livingstone

Passed away peacefully at Barossa Village on 2 January 2019.  Aged 97 years.

Loved husband of Rita (dec.) for nearly 70 years.

Loving Dad of Judith and Rodney (dec.) Rosenzweig.  Loved Grandpa of Tania; Gavin and Lee.  Great-grandpa of Finlay and Sophie.

A long life, well lived.  Much missed.

The Family of Trevor welcome all who wish to attend his Funeral Service on Friday 11 January 2019, commencing at 11.00am in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda.  Private Cremation

A Donation in Memory of Trevor to Cancer Council SA is appreciated and can be made at the Service.

RUCIACK, Beryl Ellen (nee Menzel)

Passed away peacefully on 3 January 2019, at Gawler. Aged 93 years.

Dearly loved wife of the late Jack. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Lyn, Brenton, Tim and Sue, Mark and Wendy, Kingsley (dec), Lindsay and Marie, Stuart and Melissa, Sue and Alan. Loving Grandma to 14 grand-children and Great Grandma to 14 great grand-children.

Don’t cry that I am gone, smile that I have been.

Relatives and Friends are invited to a Celebration of Beryl’s Life to be held in it’s entirety in St John’s Lutheran Church Eudunda, on Wednesday, 9 January 2019, commencing at 11.00 am.

In lieu of flowers a Memorial donation to the Eudunda RSL would be appreciated by the family. Envelopes will be available at the Service.

ROESLER, Keith Trevor

Passed away peacefully on 20 December 2018 at Angaston Hospital.

Aged 82 years.

Dearly loved husband of Jillian.  Loved father of Debra and Grant.  Father-in-law of Ella.  Grandfather of Simon and Caitlin; Daniel and Carly.  Great Grandfather of Jax and Axel.  Great friend of David.

Rest in Peace

A celebration of Keith’s life will be held at St Petri Lutheran Church, Nuriootpa, on Wednesday 2 January 2018 at 1:00pm.

Memorial donations to the Barossa Area Fundraisers for Cancer can be made at the service.