FUNERAL NOTICES

In the Care of Michael Crawford Funerals

Important Announcement to all people requiring our assistance.

Please read below regarding new procedures relating to COVID-19.

In relation to the Government regulations imposed as of September 17, 2020, the following points listed below will be enacted immediately to endeavour to ensure everyone's safety and well-being. We thank you for your co-operation and understanding as we work together through these challenging and changing times.

  • If you require our assistance in any way, please phone our office first on (03) 5367 6733.

  • Appointments Only - Please phone to make an appointment to be seen in person at our office.

  • Face Masks are required to be worn at all times.

  • Effective as of September 17, 2020 - All Regional Indoor and Outdoor Funeral Services will be strictly limited to a maximum of 20 Attendees *Subject to the 1 Person per 4 square meter guidelines*. The attendees do not include Funeral Staff, Celebrant or Minister.

  • All attendees are required to adhere to Social distancing requirements, remaining 1.5 meters apart unless from the same household and must refrain from gestures that result in contact such as handshakes, hugs and kisses outside of members of your household.

  • All attendees are required to record their name and contact number to assist with any contact tracing efforts.

We wish to advise that all our staff are taking every possible and necessary precaution to ensure the health and safety of not only ourselves, but the broader community in which we serve.

KEARTLAND

FRIDAY  18/09/2020   10.30am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Funeral Service for the late

Mrs Jill Lorraine Keartland will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on FRIDAY

(September 18, 2020) at 10.30am. 

Following the Service, Jill will be laid to rest at the Altona Memorial Park Cemetery (Wren Lawn Section).

Jill's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

BURGESS

FRIDAY  18/09/2020   1.30pm

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mr Ian David Burgess will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on FRIDAY (Sept. 18, 2020) commencing at 1.30pm.

A Private Cremation will follow.

A donation to the Bacchus Marsh SES in memory of Ian would be greatly appreciated. You can donate online through the following link:

givenow.com.au/bacchusmarshses.

Ian's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

MACKENZIE (Clinton)

TUESDAY  22/09/2020   11.00am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mrs Amber Racheal Mackenzie 

will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on TUESDAY (September 22, 2020)

commencing at 11.00am. 

A Private Cremation will follow.

Amber's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

No flowers by request. In lieu, a donation to the Peter MacCallum Cancer Foundation in memory of Amber would be greatly appreciated. 

You can donate online here:

foundation.petermac.org/donate

RYDER

THURSDAY  17/09/2020   11.00am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Funeral Service for the late

Mr Gary John Ryder will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on THURSDAY

(September 17, 2020) at 11.00am. 

A Private Cremation will follow.

Gary's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

WOOD

WEDNESDAY  16/09/2020   11.00am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Funeral Service for the late Mrs Monica Olive (Monty) Wood

will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on WEDNESDAY (September 16, 2020) 

commencing at 11.00am. 

A Private Cremation will follow.

Monty's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

BOURKE

14.04.1950 ~ 08.09.2020

Due to the current restrictions and as per the family's wishes, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late

Mr Denis John Bourke will be held.

Denis will be laid to rest at the Maddingley Cemetery, Bacchus Marsh.

Loved & Remembered Always.

TAYLOR

22.05.1949 ~ 07.09.2020

Due to the current restrictions, the late Mrs Janet Frances Taylor 

will be Privately Cremated.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date to honour the life of Janet.

Forever In Our Hearts.

CROSS

FRIDAY  11/09/2020   1.00pm

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Funeral Service for the late

Mr Philip James Cross will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on FRIDAY (Sept. 11, 2020) commencing at 1.00pm.

Following the Service, Phil will be laid to rest at the Maddingley Cemetery, Bacchus Marsh.  A donation to the Lung Foundation Australia in memory of Phil would be appreciated. You can donate online through the following link: lungfoundation.com.au/donate/

Phil's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

WATSON

THURSDAY  10/09/2020   11.00am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mrs Mavis Ellen (Toots) Watson

will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on THURSDAY (September 10, 2020) commencing at 11.00am. 

Following the Service, Toots will be laid to rest at the Maddingley Cemetery, Bacchus Marsh.

Toots' family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

MILLS (nee Anderson)

WEDNESDAY  09/09/2020   11.30am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mrs Yvonne Joan Mills will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on WEDNESDAY (September 9, 2020) 

commencing at 11.30am. 

Following the Service, Yvonne will be laid to rest at the Sunbury Cemetery.

Yvonne's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

CARSTENS

MONDAY  07/09/2020   1.30pm

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mrs Joyce Lillian Carstens will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on MONDAY

(September 7, 2020) at 1.30pm. 

Following the Service, Joyce will be laid to rest at the Maddingley Cemetery, Bacchus Marsh.

Joyce's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

RICHARDS

FRIDAY  04/09/2020   1.30pm

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mr Robert John Richards will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on FRIDAY

(September 4, 2020) at 1.30pm. 

A Private Cremation will follow.

Robert's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

BRISTOW

FRIDAY  04/09/2020   10.00am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mr John Whiston Robert Bristow will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on FRIDAY (September 4, 2020) commencing at 10.00am. 

A Private Cremation will follow.

John's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

FREEMAN

WEDNESDAY  02/09/2020   11.00am

Due to the current restrictions, a Private Family Funeral Service for the late Mrs Pamela Alison (Pam) 

Freeman will be held at Michael Crawford Funerals Chapel, Bacchus Marsh on WEDNESDAY (Sept. 2, 2020) commencing at 11.00am. 

Following the Service, Pam will be laid to rest at the Maddingley Cemetery, Bacchus Marsh.

Pam's family welcome everyone to join them in saying goodbye, via a Live Stream that will be available here: Funeral Live Stream.

COONEY

20.05.1932 ~ 25.08.2020

Due to the current restrictions, the late Mrs Eileen Ada Myrtle Cooney 

will be Privately Cremated.

A Memorial Service will be held at a late date to honour the life of Eileen.

Loved & Remembered Always.