Funeral Notices

SHEPHERD Margaret Wynter

  SHEPHERD Margaret Wynter Our dear wife, mother, aunt, sister and friend was born in Mt Isa and lived a full and happy life in country New South Wales and Queensland. Following family tradition Margaret attended Australia’s oldest Anglican school for girls St Catherine’s School in Waverley, Sydney. She attended finishing school in Kirribilli and […]

LENNOX Steven Ross

LENNOX Steven Ross Steven passed away unexpectedly at his home in Windsor, Brisbane, 6th March 2019.  At the time of his passing Steven was only 36 years of age. Steven will be sadly missed by his parents, Mark and Bridgette, his brothers Christopher and David and his sister Candace, his extended family and loved ones. […]


KNOCHEL Ilse Anna Originally from Neuhofen Germany, Zillmere and finally Carseldine Queensland Australia. Ilse passed away peacefully at Opel Raynbird Place Aged Care Carseldine on Sunday 3rd March 2019. At the time of her passing Ilse was just 94 years of age. Ilse has now re-joined the love of her life and soulmate Rudolf (Rudi) […]

MAHONEY Edward “Ted”

Born in Hull, England but bred in the ‘burbs of Ipswich, Edward “Ted” Mahoney passed away in the Ipswich Hospital on February 23rd, 2019 at just 57 years (he will be annoyed when he learns the 27 Club didn’t accept his application). Ted leaves behind his devoted and passionate children, Bronte and Lawson, his loving […]


IN REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE WHO HAVE PASSED The Management and Staff of Academy Funerals and Polynesian Funerals would like to acknowledge those who have passed during the month of February 2018 / 2019.  We also offer our sincere condolences to their families and thank them for the trust that they have shown in allowing Academy […]


FRANKLIN Neville Neville from Seven Hills passed away peacefully in the Mate Public Hospital South Brisbane on Thursday 21st February 2019.  At the time of his passing Neville was just 75 years of age. Neville leaves behind the love of his life and soulmate Di as well as loving children Danienne, Clayton, Juli and their […]

TIMEWELL May Doreen Originally from Halifax, England and late of Woolloongabba, Tennyson, Yeerongpilly and most recently, Durack. May passed away peacefully on Friday 8th February 2019, surrounded by the love of her family. At the time of her passing, May was almost 93 years of age.   May has now re-joined the love of her […]

BHALLA Raj Rani.

BHALLA Raj Rani. Originally from Kartapur India and late of Regis The Gap Raj passed away peacefully in the Prince Charles Hospital Chermside Queensland surrounded by the love of her family. Loved mother to Lalit and Sujata, grandmother to Upvan, Shashaanka and Akshay.   In loving memory of Raj Rani Bhalla; the celebration of her […]

Helping Seniors Cope with the Loss of a Spouse

Helping Seniors Cope with the Loss of a Spouse Many life-changing incidents can be difficult to go through, but losing a spouse is one of the hardest to deal with. Grief is a normal and healthy response to loss, but it can take an emotional and physical toll on a person, and it can even develop […]

FILER Frances Cecelia

Originally from Toowoomba, Coolum, Taigum and Pelican Waters. Frances passed away in the St Mary’s Nursing Home Pelican Waters on Saturday 26th January 2019 At the time of her passing Frances was just two days short of her 85th Birthday. Frances leaves behind her loving children, Gary, Brian, Karen and their partners. Frances, or Nana […]