In Memory Of

13/4/1927 – 3/8/2020
93 Years old.

Reunited with loving wife Betty
and children Kenneth and Janet.

Devoted father to Helen.

Father in law to Belinda, Grant and Steve.

Poppa Kev to Jessica, Carlee, Craig, Lauren,
Bradley, Hannah, Matthew and partners.

Great Poppa to Evelyn and Isabel.

A true gentleman.

Will be missed by all.

(A private service and cremation due to Covid -19 restrictions)

Message Board

Kym Green -

Kevin was truely one of nature’s gentlemen I will treasure forever my days growing up particularly our time in Scouts which was full of fun and mateship led by Kevin Sadly missed always remembered Kym Green

Kathryn Wagenfeller -

Helen, Steve and Matthew, fond memories of Poppa Kev, he will be dearly missed, The football banter, and seeing and hearing all about his art classes, past employment of John Martins, a true gentleman resting with his beloved family. Kathy and Jake Wagenfeller

Jo. Angus & Zara McPharlin -

You meant so much to all of us You were special and that’s no lie You brightened up the darkest day And the cloudiest of sky Your smile alone warmed the hearts Your laughter was like music to hear I would give absolutely anything To have you well and standing near Not a second passes when you’re not on our minds Your love we will never forget The hurt will heal in time Many tears we have seen and cried They have all poured out like rain I know that you are happy now Back with your forever loves again To the only gentlemen We have ever known We will miss you so dearly Pop Easter and Boxing Day Will never be the same again. May you still be our 3rd umpire watching over us from above ? Love and miss you Jo, Angus & Zara McPharlin

Pamela Polkinghorne -

Rest In Peace. A Wonderful man beautiful to the bone. Forever in the hearts of everyone who knew him or had the pleasure of his company Sincere condolences to you Jo and all the family at the time. With love ?

Penny. Matthew. -

Kevin. Was. A. True. Gentlemen. (. Allways. Had. A. Smile. For. Everyone. He. Had. A. Very. Loving. Family. (. And. Was. Allways. Taking. Of. His. Daughter. Helen. And. Family. So. Fondly. ). He. Allways. Came. To. Our. Johnies. Lunches. Up. The. Beginning. Of. This. Year. (. He. Will. Be. Greatly. Missed. By. His. Family. And. Friends. My. Thoughts. Go. Out. To. Kevin’s. Family. And. Friends. At. This. Time. (. A. Life. Well. Lived. ).

Robyn Hollis (John Martin's) -

We will miss our Dear Kevin at our "Johnnie's Luncheons" and the story telling. We have such fond memories of our time spent with you at John Martin's. A wonderful gentleman that we had the pleasure of knowing. Our sincere condolences to Helen and Family. Love to all xx

Margie & John Lindley -

Our love to all the family. Kev was deeply loved and it absolutely showed. A true gentleman with a beautiful family. RIP Kev xxx

Carlee -

Poppa I’ll love you with all my heart. Your memories will live on forever. Looking after us as children. Visits to our great grand parents house Betty and Jack Buckton visits and pool parties To visit dad at centennial Babysitting at Attunga st Riding the bikes, the cannon and countless races around the block, pool, lounge room, cushion cubbies and in the rose garden- You were our rock and we will love you forever. Give our love to dad Carlee xxxx

Sue Hughes -

A wonderful man and devoted husband, father and grandfather. Kev will be missed by so many but now resting with his family. Sending love to you all. ??