Headstone Transcriptions

Walpole Cemetery

Transcribed by Lorraine Larment
From photographs taken by Marylin and Steve Jones

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ALLEN , Frank, beloved husband of Rose, father of Reen, Enid, Hud., Babs and Dulce*, 1885 - 1955, plot 21
ARMSTRONG , Jermyn, our dear husband and father, February 1895 - December 1970; Loving wife Margaret and family, plot 11
ARMSTRONG , Margaret, our dear mother, May 1906 - November 1984; her loving family, plot 10
ARMSTRONG , Robert James, 1945 - 1964; Mum, Dad and family

BENNETT , Sophie Isabelle, 10.9.99 - 10.9.99, baby daughter of Shane and Julie, little sister of Brad, Kelly and Stacey, niche wall
BENSON , John Douglas, taken into God's care, 1977 - 1979
BIRD , Jill, 15.12.1946 to 2.3.2001, niche wall
BRAIN , David Leslie, 7.12.1967 - 28.10.1991, sadly missed by family and friends (photo)
BRASS , Lorna Violet, beloved wife of Percy Douglas, loved mother of Barbara, Neville, Gordon and Dorothy, passed away 4 June 1985, aged 74 years
BRASS , Percy Douglas, beloved husband of Lorna Violet, loved father of Barbara, Neville, Gordon, and Dorothy, passed away 8 March 1978, aged 74 years
BURNSIDE , Bruce, beloved husband of Grace, and loving father of Bruce, Peg and Anne, passed away 8 June 1958, aged 68 years. Surgeon Lieutenant, Royal Navy, 8 June 1958, age 68
BURNSIDE , Grace, died 17 June 1967, aged 78 years (with Bruce)
BURNSIDE , Malcolm J. W., son of Bruce and Mollie, January 55 - October 76, plot 32
BURNSIDE , Mary L. K., (Mollie), beloved wife of Bruce, September 1925 - January 1985, our dear mum at rest, plot 31
BURNSIDE , Robert Bruce, beloved husband of Mollie, September 1918 - September 1976, plot 17
BURNSIDE , Robert John, dearly beloved eldest son of Bruce and Mollie, died 9 December 1949, aged 2= years, plot 18
BURSLEM , Trevor George. 9 Apr 1946 - 13 Dec 2006.
BURTON , Alf., (Dad), Pioneer Group Settler, Veteran of 1914 - 1918; 1939 - 1945 wars, died 27 February 1963, aged 66 years, (with Bella), plot 46
BURTON , Bella, (Mam*), Pioneer Group Settler, died 20 January 1971, aged 73 years, (with Alf), plot 46
BURTON , D. F., Private, WX12665, 2/7 Infantry Battalion, 26 August 1994, age 73; loved husband, dad and pop of Pat, Rodney, Murray, Colin, Deanne and families
BURTON , Frankland Glenn, 1956 - 1975, photo, plot 43
BURTON , Garry, 1953 - 1976, loved and remembered always by hius loving family
BURTON , Liz, 25.2.1947 - 8.4.2004, our loving wife, mother and grandma
BURTON , Patrick Alfred, 1918- 1990, loved and respected father of Patricia, Donald, Shirley (dec), Kaye, Frankland (dec) and their families, (with Phyllis)
BURTON , Phyllis Irene, 1912 - 2002, loved and respected mother of Patricia, Donald, Shirley (dec), Kaye, Frankland (dec) and their families, (with Patrick)
BURTON , Roy, 'Buster', 5.3.1931 - 4.7.1996
BYLEVELD , Robert William, OAM, 1.7.1922 - 5.3.2006, niche wall

CHATLEY , John Allan, died 28 June 1980, aged 45 years, niche wall
CLARKE , Edwin John, Walpole Pioneer, died 6.6.1985, aged 82 years, loved father of Win, Jim, Bet and Bill, (with Ida)
CLARKE , Ida Mosely, Walpole Pioneer, died 4.12.1986, aged 82 yrs, loved mother of Win, Jim, Bet and Bill, (with Edwin)
COOLING , Arthur, died 18 August 1984, dear husband of Dorothy, father of Brenda and grandfather of Jackie and Andrew, niche wall
COOPER , Barbara Amanda, 1918 - 2004, loved wife of Claude, mother of Mavis, Frank and Hazel, niche wall
COOPER , Thomas Claude, 1914 - 2006, loved husband of Barbara, father of Mavis, Frank and Hazel, niche wall
CROSER , Margaret E., beloved wife of Ray, loved mother of Maureen and James, passed away 1February 1990, aged 88 years
CROSER , Raymond James, passed away 17.9.1996, aged 90 years, loved husband of Margaret; Erected by Marchesi family

DAWSON , Arthur William, died 10 October 1943, aged 17 months
DAWSON , Robert Francis, died 11 June 1953, aged 18 years
DOUST , Lorna Alice. 25 Apr 1927 - 16 Aug 2009
DOUST , Raymond George, beloved husband of Lorna, loved father of Ray, Rod, Ian, Lynne and Marie, passed away 24.11.88, aged 61 yrs, photo
DRAGE , George Francis., 11.9.1928 to 8.4.2002, beloved partner of Nani*, cherished father of Margaret, Dawn and Sue, (with Hannah Graham), niche wall
DUMBRELL , Alan George. 1 May 1927 - 2 Aug 2006. Husband to Hazel, father ot Brian, Kevin, Ian, Grahan and Wayne.

EDMONDS , A. J., (Jack), 1910 - 2001
EDMONDS , Dorothy, 1914 - 1982
EDMONDS , Elizabeth M., 1887 - 1961 (with William)
EDMONDS , Erica Mary, 29.6.1914 - 12.4.1995, loved wife of Len, mother of Lindsay and Ann, niche wall
EDMONDS , Ivan Leslie. 1941 - 2008
EDMONDS , Robert Henry (Bob). 7 Jan 1927 - 22 Dec 2005.
EDMONDS , William Edward, 2.2.191 - 10.3.2001, loved husband of Erica (dec), father of Lindsay and Ann, niche wall
EDMONDS , William J., 1887 - 1970 (with Elizabeth)
EDMONDS , William Leonard. 2 Feb 1911 - 10 Mar 2001. Husband of Erica, father of Lindsay and Ann.
ELSWORTHY , Doris Lucy, (nee Bode), 1909 - 1977, plot 13

GRAHAM , Hannah, (Searle), 9.9.1931 - 25.11.2004, Jump up in the cart, (with George Drage), niche wall
GREEDY , Katie, (Stewart), Walpole Pioneer, born 27 October 1988, died 23 November 1994, niche wall

HATFIELD , Syd and Doris, fond memories of Walpoles early settlers, arrived 21 June 1941
HERBERT , Herbet Ronald, late 2/48 Btn AIF, 5.3.1916 - 30.5.1977
HICKS , Johnathan, (Jono), 12.6.1983 - 24.8.2003, our adored son and brother, Graham and Teresa, Sharyn and Joe, Kristy and Damien
HICKS , Salome Nora (nee Thompson), 17.7.1901 to 13.8.1963, dearly loved mother of Raymond, Charles, and (wife) Lorraine, gran of five, plot 3
HOWE , Reuben John, 1893 -1966
HOWE , Victor John, died 28 October 1960, aged 45, loved husband of Mary, father of Pauline and Graham, Ian and Beryl
HOWE , W.M. H. (Mrs), died 5 August 1957, aged 63, plot 22
HULL , Doris May. 28 Aug 1921 - 20 Oct 2006. Wife of Douglas, mother of Lorraine, Judyth, Barry, Mervyn and Murray.
HULL , J. (Miss), passed away 19 October 1976, aged 85 years, plot 26
HULL , John Douglas, 21.4.1917 - 18.4.1996, beloved husband of Doris, loved father of Lorraine, Judyth*, Barry, Mervyn and Murray, dear grandad of fourteen
HULL , John, 1888 - 1980; Erected by his loving wife and family, plot 24
HULL , Mary Ann, died 1984, aged 91 years, plot 25

JACKSON , Eileen Mary, 31.7.1898 - 25.5.1990, wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, g/grandmother, Bill, Gloria, Alan, Steve, Sue and Lisa, niche wall
JACKSON , Lisa Gay. 13 Jul 1962 - 15 Mar 1994. Daughter and Sister, Gloria, Bill, Steve and Sue. JONES , Alfred. 1888 - 1966. (with Gertrude).
JONES , Gertrude. 1887 - 1939. (with Alfred)

KIRK , Alan, 1937 - 1990, husband of Sylvia, dear father of Beverley and Michelle
KONIUCHIWSKYJ , Daniel (Dahx*), 16 March 1972 - 9 March 1991, a tragedy, beloved and beautiful son of Katerina and Eugene, cherished brother of Kiana and David

LANNING , John Thomas, died 5.11.1980, aged 76 years, niche wall
LAWRENCE , Charles W. G. (Chilla). 5 Oct 1938 - 20 Oct 2007. Husband of Jean, father of Susie, Craig, Deanne.

MC PHARLIN , Bernard Lloyd, beloved husband of Melva, loved father of Chris, Bill, Greg, Brenton and Angela, dear grandad of 13, died 5 February 1993, aged 72 years, + plaque SX10668, Cpl, 2/10 Inf Battalion
MC PHARLIN , Brenton Mark, 17.10.57 - 7.1.05, loved father of Alison and Diane
MCPHARLIN , Christopher Thomas, 30.8.48 - 27.9.97, loved father of Richard and Matthew

NEEDHAM , June, (nee Palmer), 25.3.1925 - 22.5.1992, aged 67, loved mother of Warren, Lorna, Margaret and Pamela, niche wall
NEUZERLING , Henry Joseph, late RN., died June 29, 1959, aged 72 years (with Mary), plot 20
NEUZERLING , Mary Jane, passed away 5 November 1953, aged 62 yrs (with Henry), plot 20
NEUZERLING , Terry, 1949 - 2002, much loved husband of Terri
NICOL , Hugh Gregory Stevens*, husband of Isobel, father of Hamish, Philip and Angus, died 28 February 1998, age 65 years, niche wall
NOCKOLDS , G. E., (John), 5.9.1917 - 10.12.1997, Pioneer store keeper of Walpole, loving father to Lorraine, Max and Barry, niche wall

O'BRIEN , Stuart, 1928 - 1992, much loved Goondiwindi raconteur

PALMER , Edna May (nee Armstrong), 12.12.1929 - 26.10.1998, loving wife of Tom, devoted mother of Marlene and Gloria
PALMER , Frederick James, her beloved husband our dear father, 1899 - 1979; World War 1 veteran; Pioneer of Walpole, plot 8
PALMER , Rose Hannah, 1909 - 1940, beloved wife of Fred, dearly loved mother of June, Betty, Jim, Tom and Ron, Pioneer of Walpole, plot 8
PIERCE , Francis John Edward, 21.10.1924 to 4.3.2000
PIERCE , Walter Henry, 1894 - 1966, plot 45
PRATT , Cedric R., (Syd), dear pal and husband Sheila, 1903 - 1992 (with Madeline)
PRATT , Madeline I, beloved wife C. R. (Syd), 1909 - 1988

QUINN , Arthur Edward, 1874 - 1959; Erected by their loving family, plot 19
QUINN , Hannah Jane, wife of Arthur, 1873 - 1951; Erected by their loving family, plot 19
QUINN , Henry George, died June 20, 1976, aged 65 years; Erected by his brothers and sisters

RALPH , Michael Anthony, 1956 - 1989, fish symbol at the top, 'sov gott' below
RAVENHILL , Ravenhill, Mrs Florence, died 14 February 1989, aged 91 years, niche wall
RICHARDSON , Barbara Joan. 12 Jun 1929 - 22 Jul 2007. Wife of Cyril, mother of Steven, Colin, Roslyn and Neil.

SAW , Herbert Thomas, Pioneer Bow Bridge, 1886 - 1969
SAWYER , Jacob Nicolin*, 28.7.94, baby son of Michael and Sharon, brother to Amanda and Kyle
SAWYER , Norman, 21.7.1924 - 9.2.1993, dearly loved husband of Audrie*, special father of Debra, Peter, Michael, Linda, Paul and families, photo
SEAGROVE , Colin David, April 3, 1952 - June 5, 1971; Erected by loving family
SHOTTER , Harold Walter, our father, 17.5.1903 London, 24.4.1983 Walpole, Patricia, Peter, Maryellen
SHOTTER , Margaret (Peggy) Howard, (nee Bradshaw), our mother, 5.7.1907 Tambellup, 1.2.1985 Walpole, Patricia, Peter, Maryellen
SHOTTER , Marion Ruby, (nee Harders), wife and mother of Peter, Kerrilyn, Calvin, Lynelle and Andrea, 20 October 1936 - 18 August 1990
SMITH , Bruce Ferguson, 5.6.1927 - 4.12.2002, a beloved husband and father
SMITH , Elizabeth Champnas*, sister of Frank, passed away February 29, 1959, aged 89 years
STAFFORD , Jack H., born 5.7.28, died 16.6.94, a man of the sea
STEELE , Alexander, Pioneer of Walpole, born Scotland 1884, died 10 March 1971, aged 87 yrs, beloved husband of Ellen, loved father of Mary, sister Alexius, Katharine, Teresa and Joseph, photo
STEWART , David James. 5 Sep 1921 - 10 Feb 2009. Husband of Winifred, father of Ross.
STEWART , Phyllis H., 1933 - 1935, plot 5
STEWART , Winifred Lucy. 17 Aug 1923 - 9 Feb 2009. Wife of David, mother of Ross.

TAPLEY , Anthony David, 7.3.1966 to 19.8.2001, our loss forever, mum, dad, Adele, Greg and Jane
TAPLEY , Mary E. K., 1915 - 1994, loving wife and mother, friend of many, loved and respected mother of Margaret, Marian, John, David, Elizabeth, Robert, Thomas, Susan and Anne, Norman (dec) at birth 1950
TAPLEY , Thomas, B. B., 1906 - 1975, dear husband and father, home from the sea, loved and respected father of Margaret, Marian, John, David, Elizabeth, Robert, Thomas, Susan and Anne, Norman (dec) at birth 1950
TEDGE , Harry, died 7 February 92, aged 81 years, niche wall
TEDGE , Isobel, (Maisie), died October 25, 2003, aged 90 years, niche wall
TEDGE , Philip, died 30.4.73, aged 29 years, niche wall
THOMPSON , Alice Maud, 1871 - 1948, wife of Frank Skinner, plot 2
THOMPSON , Frank Skinner, 1867 - 1949, husband of Alice Maud, they pioneered here from 1910, plot 3
THOMPSON , Phyllis Winifred, 1900 - 1993, daughter of S and A M Thompson, Aunt of Raymond G. Hicks. Thanks for the memories David. Bowling in heaven

UNDERHILL , Denis Humphrey, November 1896 - May 1970, RMC 1914 - 1918; AIF 1939 - 1945; Erected by his loving family, plot 28
UNDERHILL , Doris Gertrude, February 1901 - January 1976, Recipient of Imperial Service Medal; Erected by her loving family, plot 27
UNDERHILL , Sydney Charles, 24.7.1927 - 24.2.1990, beloved son of Denis and Doris, loved brother of Margaret, Dorothy, Betty and Gwenda

VERMUELEN , Cornelis, 1911 - 1987, husband of Fransina* Susanna, father of Cornelis, Willem, Fransina, John, Zeeland shield; Luctor et emerco; (we struggled, we overcame)
VERMUELEN , Fransina Susanna, 1914 - 1994, wife of Cornelis, mother of Cornelis*, Willem*, Fransina*, John

WATSON , Elizabeth Ann, 13.11.64 - 16.2.2003, our darling Libby
WEBB , Freda R., 1910 - 1985, loved wife of William (Bill), much loved mother of Miriam and Valerie and families
WEBB , W. C., Bill, passed away 20.8.91 (with Freda)
WILDE , Elizabeth, loving wife of William, 1896 - 1984; Erected by her loving family, plot 42
WILDE , William, a Gallipoli Veteran; 1893 - 1965; Erected by his loving family, plot 42

* as per headstone

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