Death & Funeral Notices

Death & Funeral Notices2019-08-19T14:27:27+09:30

CAWRSE, Barbara Joan, nee Story

2-12-1927 ~ 16-8-2019

Dearly loved wife of Doug (deceased 1972).  Loved and inspirational Mum of Jim and Robin.  Loved mother-in-law of Judith.  Proud and loved Gran of Anne and Andrew, Jessica and Nigel, Jacqueline and Ben, David & Amy, Tim and Amy, Lauren and Ramon.  Loved Great Gran of Oscar; Madison and Mitch; Evan and Jonathan; Isaac and Natalia; Raphael and Penelope.

Your ‘just being there’ will be greatly missed.

Many thanks for the kind and loving care provided for our mother at Hamley Bridge Memorial Hospital during the past 5 years.

Reunited with many loved ones.

“The Lord is our Shepherd”

The family of Barbara invite Relatives and Friends to a Service to Celebrate her life, on Monday, 26 August 2019 at 11:00am in St Mark’s Lutheran Church, Freeling, to be followed by her Committal in the Freeling Cemetery.  An opportunity to give a memorial donation to Australian Red Cross (SA Division) will be available.

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LIEBICH, Joyce Marie (nee Leigh)

Passed away peacefully on 11 August 2019.  Aged 89 years.

Loving wife of Mick (Harold, dec.).  Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Dean, Christine and James, Janine and Robert, and Ian (dec.).  Loving Nanna of Alexandra, Belinda, Nicholas, Rebecca, Danielle, Janelle, Jordan, Kristen and partners and 15 Great Grandchildren.

Always in our Hearts

The family of Marie welcome all who wish to attend her Funeral Service on Friday, 16 August, 2019 at 2:30 pm in the Trinity Lutheran Church, Rowland Flat, to be followed by her Committal in the Rowland Flat Cemetery.  Memorial donations to the Heart Foundation SA would be appreciated and can be made at the service.

GRAETZ, Herbert Alwin

Formerly of Moculta.  Passed away suddenly at Eldercare, Evanston Park on 5 August 2019.  Aged 98 years.

Loving husband of Helene (dec).  Dearly loved father & father-in-law of Ruth & Lindsay, Kevin & Jenny, Peter & Gillian.  Loving Grandpa of 9.  Great-grandpa of 11.

Resting in God’s peace.

The family of Herb invite relatives and friends to a Service to Celebrate his life, on Friday 16 August 2019 at 11:00am in the Gruenberg Lutheran Church, Moculta, to be followed by his Committal in the adjoining Cemetery.

RANGER, Albert Edward ‘John’

Born in Port Pirie on 26 May 1935, passed away peacefully at Tanunda Hospital on 9 August 2019.

Beloved husband of Elizabeth.  Loved Dad of Stephen, Alexander and Andrea.  Loved father-in-law of Janine.  Loved Grandpa of Shannon and Nick; Daniel.  Loved Great-Grandpa of Finn and Indianna.

Resting peacefully in the arms of Jesus.  Until we meet again.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service for John, to be held on Thursday, 15 August 2019 at 11:30 am in the St Petri Lutheran Church, 21 Second Street, Nuriootpa.

COLLINS, Susan May

Passed away peacefully on 26 July 2019, after a long illness.  Aged 66 years.

Loved sister of Brian and sister-in-law of Sally.  Dear Aunty of Tony and Shayne and their families.

Will be sadly missed.

Sue’s family welcome all who wish to attend her Funeral Service to be held in its entirety in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda on Wednesday, 7 August 2019 at 11:00am.

In lieu of flowers a memorial donation to RSPCA would be appreciated and can be made at the Service.

STIFF, Ian William “Stiffy”

13.9.1947 ~ 25.7.2019

Passed away peacefully at Barossa Village Nursing Home.

Precious partner and best friend of Gayl.

Loving father of Karen and Belinda.  Special stepfather to Brenton and Veronika, Michelle and John.  Much loved Poppy to Harley and Pyper, Oscar, Kristina, Hugo, Thomas and Olivia.

Forever in our Hearts

The family of Ian welcome all who wish to attend his Funeral Service on Monday, 5 August 2019 at 2.30pm in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda.

Memorial donations to Carers and Disability Link are welcome.

LINDNER, Richard John

Passed away peacefully at the Tanunda Hospital on Saturday the 27th of July 2019, with family by his side.  Aged 76 years.

Your battle was long but you took on all that life threw at you with quiet dignity – rarely complaining and always kept a wonderful sense of humour.

Loved husband of Shirley, loved and respected father and father-in-law of Paul and Natalie and James and Georgina. Beloved Grampy of Mackenzie, Bridget, Mia and William.

A true gentleman.   Now on your journey to a place beyond the sky.  Beam him up Scotty.

A Celebration of Richard’s life will be held in Bethany Lutheran Church, Bethany on Friday 2 August 2019 at 3:00pm.

Private Cremation.

In lieu of flowers a memorial donation to Barossa Area Fundraisers for Cancer would be appreciated by the family and can be made at the Service.

BATES, Eileen Mary, formerly Boehm, nee Stevenson

Passed away peacefully after a short illness, on 8 July 2019.  Aged 81 years.

Dearly loved wife of Bill and also Max, (both deceased).  Loved sister of Veronica, Leo and Michael, who all pre deceased her.  Dearly loved by all of her nieces and nephews.

A very special lady now at peace.

Eileen’s Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, 30 July 2019 at 1.00pm in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road Tanunda, followed by her Committal in the Angaston Cemetery.

LIENERT, Glenys Karleen, nee Daly

8.7.1930 ~ 19.7.2019

Dearly loved wife of Allan (dec).  Loving Mum and Mother-in-law of Denise and Mick, Stephen and Tina, Gavin and Debbie.  Loving Grandma to Hayden, Carla, Tarlia, Natarsha, Mackenzie.  Great Grandma to Hunter.

Forever in our Hearts

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service for Glenys, to be held on Friday, 26 July 2019 at 2.00pm in the Langmeil Lutheran Church, 7 Maria Street, Tanunda, followed by her Committal in the adjoining Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers a memorial donation to Dementia Australia would be appreciated and can be made at the Service.

NITSCHKE, Marlene Jennifer

Passed away peacefully at Tanunda WM Hospital.  Aged 79 years.

Dearly loved by all of her close family.

Sweet is the sleep that ends all pain.

In lieu of flowers a memorial donation to Barossa Area Fundraisers for Cancer would be appreciated and can be made through Barossa Funerals.

In accordance with Marlene’s wishes a Private Family Funeral has been held.

WECKERT, Lorna Eileen, nee Schiller

19.12.1923 ~ 15.7.2019

Passed away peacefully at Eudunda Hospital.  Aged 95 years.

Dearly loved wife of Clemance (deceased).  Much loved mother of Graham, David, Barry, Neil and their families.

Now in God’s care.

Lorna’s Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday 23 July 2019 at 11:00am in the Immanuel Lutheran Church, Point Pass, to be followed by her Committal in the adjoining Cemetery.

GOERN, Colin Hans

Passed away peacefully on 13 July 2019.  Aged 85 years.

Dear Colin, it is hard to walk the road alone instead of side by side, but there comes a time for all of us when the path of life divides. As you have gone before me one thing I ask of you, walk slowly down the Heavenly path until I catch up with you.  Your loving wife Mavis.

Colin was the loving father of Peter, Richard (D), Susan, James and Jill (D).

Peter and wife Jennifer, sons Ben and Sam.  Susan and husband Allan and children Claudia and Cooper.  James and wife Robyn and children Steven, Sarah and David, and Sarah’s children Jett and Ari.

Foster child Geoff Maude and wife Heather and children Bradley and wife Bec and children Liam, Chloe, Lisa and husband Shane and children Matilda, Ava and Olly and Joanne and partner Jarred.

In God’s Care

Mavis and Family invite Relatives and Friends to a Service to Celebrate the Life of Colin, on Friday, 19 July 2019 at 2:00pm in the Bethany Lutheran Church, Bethany.

NICHOLLS, Tracy Louise (nee Reimann)

Passed away peacefully in Calvary Hospital after a long battle with cancer on July 10th, aged 46 years.  22/4/1973 — 10/7/2019

Loving and dearly loved wife of Trent.  Caring, supportive and devoted mother of Georgia, Sam and Lucy.  Loved and remembered by Aeden and Bethany.

Much loved Daughter in law to Lyn & David.  Friend and Sister in law to Ashley, Tania, Jake & Annie, loved Aunty to Taaj, Max, James, Charlie, Emmi & Billy.

Precious, loved and loving daughter of Jeff & Chris, adored sister of Craig and sister in law Adele, fun loving aunty of Hayley & Phoebe.

“What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we can never lose,  for all that we love deeply becomes part of us.”

The family of Tracy welcome relatives and friends to her Funeral Service to be held on Thursday 18 July 2019 at 11:00am in the St John’s Lutheran Church, Eudunda.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Council for breast cancer research would be appreciated, and can be made at the service.

MODISTACH, Joyce May (nee Hedger)

27.06.1926 ~ 05.07.2019

Formerly of Tanunda.  Passed away peacefully at Kara House, Clare.  Aged 93 years.

Beloved wife of the late Vernon.  Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Trevor (deceased) and Carol; Raelene; Helen and Bill.  Loved grandma of Karen and Andrew, Ryan, Luke and Julie, Mandy and Matt.  Great-grandma of Hudson and Chloe.

In God’s care.

The family of Joyce invite Relatives and Friends to her Funeral Service on Friday, 12 July 2019 at 2:00pm in Langmeil Lutheran Church, 7 Maria Street, Tanunda, to be followed by her Committal in the adjoining Cemetery.

WEAVER, Elizabeth Anne McDonald (née McDonald)

Libby passed away peacefully surrounded by family on the evening 30th of June 2019.  Aged 69.

Dearly loved wife of Robert, loving mother of Catherine and Alfred, mother-in-law of Paul and Rachel. Adored by four grandchildren Hugh, Charlie, Archibald and Edward.

The family of Libby welcome all who wish to attend her Funeral Service on Friday, July 12, 2019 commencing at 10:00am in the St Petri Lutheran Church, Nuriootpa.

In lieu of flowers a memorial donation to the Leukaemia Foundation would be appreciated by family, envelopes will be available at the service.

GROCKE, Warren John

2.12.1942 – 28.6.2019

Warren passed away peacefully after a brief illness.

Cherished husband of Sue.  Sadly missed and forever loved by Lincoln and Nicole, Ethan, Jacinte and Claudia; Marlo, Mark, Otto, Sylvie and Juno.

Warren’s funeral and celebration of his life will be held on Thursday, July 11 2019 at 1:30pm at Bethany Lutheran Church.

GRAETZ, Enid Eileen, nee Schultz

Passed away peacefully at Tanunda Lutheran Home on 28 June 2019.  Aged 84 years.

Dearly loved wife of Ossie (deceased).

Loved sister and sister-in-law of Raelene and Dudley; Wendy and Rolland (deceased).

Will be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews.

Safe in the arms of Jesus.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service for Enid to be held on Thursday 4 July 2019 at 1:30pm in St Paul’s Lutheran Church, Murray Street, Tanunda, to be followed by her Committal in the Keyneton Cemetery.

ROOCKE, Evonne Glenice (nee Pfitzner)

Passed away peacefully on 24 June 2019, at Barossa Village.  Aged 80 years.

Dearly loved wife of Murray for 60 years.

Loved mother of Grant (dec), Rodger and Janet, Darren and Karen.

Special Nanny of Shane and Carly, Steven, Daniel, Nicholas and Rachel, Hayley, Tiarna and Acacia.  Great Nanny to Tait and Charlotte.

Called home to be with her Lord.

Thank you to the wonderful staff at Barossa Village for your love and care shown to Evonne over the last 6 years.

A Celebration of Evonne’s Life will be held in St John’s Lutheran Church, Eudunda, on Tuesday 2 July 2019 at 11:00am, to be followed by Evonne’s Committal in the Eudunda Cemetery.

NICHOLLS, Mavis

Passed away peacefully after a short illness on 23 June 2019.  Aged 88 years.

Dearly loved wife of Harold ‘Nick’.

Cherished Mum of Mike and Sue; Judy.  Nanna to Michaela and David.

In accordance with Mavis’ wishes, a Private Cremation has been held.

SCHILLING, Audrey Olive (née Henschke)

Passed away peacefully on the evening of 15th June 2019, at Tanunda Lutheran Home.

Aged 90 Years.

Dearly loved wife of Colin (dec).  Loving mother of Brenton, Michael, Kevin (dec), Andrew, and mother-in-law of Margi and Natalie.  Adored by seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Now at peace with Colin in God’s arms.

In accordance with Audrey’s wishes a Private Funeral Service will be held.

Thank you to the Staff and Doctors at Tanunda Lutheran Home for your loving care of Audrey.

RYLES, June

Of Sutherlands, South Australia, passed away suddenly on the 20th of June 2019.  Aged 73 years.

Much loved mother of Michele Weymouth and Christopher Ryles.  Mother-in-law to Brian Weymouth and Suzanne Ryles.

June was a loving Grandmother to Addison Weymouth and Ryan Ryles.

June married Lionel Ryles and the blended family grew to include Lionel’s children Jeffery, Robert and Leanne Ryles.

June was a loving Grandmother to Hanna Ryles.

The family of June invite Relatives and Friends to her Funeral Service, on Friday 28 June 2019 at 2:00pm in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda.

WARREN, Simeon

16.06.1927 ~ 20.06.2019  Formerly of Truro.   Passed away peacefully at Kara House, Clare.

Loved husband of Beryl, nee Bolt (dec).  Loved Dad of David (Ian) and Julie, Shirley (dec) and Trevor, Dianne and Syd.

Poppa of Jarrod, Sarah, Charlene, Kathleen, Isaac; Bronwyn, Peter, Robbie; Angie, John; and their partners.  Great-poppa of Kodi, Tyler, Ruby; Xahli, Lachlan, Nate; Grace; Jhett, Akaysha, Holly; and baby; George, John, Tia, Nick; Chloe, Crystal, Dillon, Emily; Jacob, Emily; Alex, Sam, Brayden.

Former father-in-law of Robert Graziani and Harry Bujok (dec).  Brother to John, Joe, Priscilla, Daniel and Peter (dec).  Husband of Dorothy, nee Minge.

Now at peace in God’s beautiful garden.

David (Ian) and Dianne invite Family and Friends to attend the Funeral Service for Simeon, on Thursday 27 June 2019, at 1:30pm in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda, to be followed by his Committal in the Truro Cemetery.

BELOW, Roma Bertha Mary (nee Tamke)

10.11.1923 ~ 14.6.2019

Passed away peacefully at Barossa Village.

Dearly loved Wife of Norm (dec).

Loving Mother of Rosemary (dec) and Graham.  Loving Grandmother of Michael and Sarah.  Doting Great Nan of Jasmine.

Now at Peace.  Reunited with Norm.

The family of Roma welcome all who wish to attend her Funeral Service, on Tuesday 25 June 2019 at 11:00am to be held in St Petri Lutheran Church, 21 Second Street, Nuriootpa, to be followed by Roma’s Committal in the North Road Cemetery, 1A Cemetery Avenue, Nailsworth.

ELLIS, Frank

10.8.1933 – 19.6.2019

Passed away peacefully on 19 June, 2019, at Tanunda WM Hospital.

Dearly loved and devoted husband of Cynthia.  Loved father and father-in-law of Frank and Michelle, Robert and Sue, Paul and Trish.  Grandad to James, Tom, Elizabeth, Oliver, Saskia and Akira.

“Always a Toffee Boy”

Frank’s family invite Relatives and Friends to a Service to Celebrate his Life, on Tuesday, 25 June 2019 at 2.00 pm in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda.

Private Cremation

In lieu of flowers a donation in memory of Frank to Alzheimer’s Australia would be appreciated and can be made at the Service.

CARMODY, Gerald Laurence

17 March 1939 ~ 15 June 2019

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family.

Loving Husband of Lynette.

Loving Father and Father-in-law of Debora and Mark, Chris and Derek, Janette and Peter, Alan and Julie, Roslyn and Paul, Karen and Peter, Brenton and Joy, Helene, Sean and Kylee, Craig.  Loving Grandfather of Vernon and Danni, Vanessa, Jordan and Erica, Ryan, Shane and Bek, Lee and Hinerau, Kevin, Catherine (dec), Luke and Samantha, Patrick, Nicholas, Benjamin, Kerrie and Ross, Amanda and Greg, Adam and Stacey, James and Bethany, Joshua, Jake and Brooke, Jayden, Tyson, Brieahna, Krystal.  Loving Great Grandfather of Isabel, Troy, Amber, Phoebe, Brayden, Aimee, Kiara, Emilia, Tyler, Madison, Dylan, Brayden, Myla, Ebony, Indiana, Maverick, Holly.  Loving Foster Grandad of Tahlia and Blayke.

Rest in Peace

The Relatives and Friends of the late Mr Gerald Carmody are invited to attend Requiem Mass for the Repose of his Soul, to be held at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church, 26 Gawler Street, Nuriootpa on Friday 21 June 2019 at 10:00am.

Private Cremation.  No flowers by request.

SCHUTZ, Stella Margaret (nee Heinrich)

Passed away peacefully at 6 June 2019.  Aged 88 years.

Dearly loved wife of Gordon.

Sister and sister-in-law of Ron and Shirley (both dec’d), Allan (dec’d) and Mavis, Gordon, Doreen and Reuben, Ken (dec’d).

Loved and loving Mum of Pam and Peter, Judy and Greg, Malcolm and Coral.

Adored Nanna of Chris, Steve and Kimberley, Nichole and Mark, Ben; Paul and Kate, Craig; Kym and Louise, Josh and Carolyne, Matthew and Nyssa, Jake and Julia.  Cherished Great Nanna of 13.

Safe in the arms of Jesus.

Gordon and family welcome all who wish to attend Stella’s Funeral Service, on Monday 17 June 2019 at 11:00am in St John’s Lutheran Church, Eudunda, to be followed by her Committal in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Point Pass.

VALE, Michael John ‘Mick’

Passed away peacefully at 5 June 2019.  Aged 46 years.

Dearly loved son of Peter (d) and Chris and step-son of Trevor.

Loved Dad of Declan.

Brother of Scott and Bradley and families.

Loved by all the family and now out of pain.

All are welcome to a Celebration of Michael’s life to be held on Thursday, 13 June 2019 at 11:00am in the Bethany Lutheran Church, Bethany.

DUNN, John Anthony

Of Kapunda, formerly Sydney.

Passed away at home.  Aged 58 years.

Loved son of John and Bridgit (both deceased).

One of natures gentlemen.

A celebration of John’s life will be held on Friday 14 June 2019 at 2.00 pm in the Barossa Funerals Chapel, 51 Basedow Road, Tanunda.