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Adrian, Leah & Logan Triplett on 18 April, 2019 at 1:03pm

Dear Kirsty & Family,
Our deepest sympathies to you all on such a devastating loss of a great guy. Will miss Shane's big smile & friendly banter at Denning on Monday mornings.

HeatherRobinson on 18 April, 2019 at 12:02pm

Kirsty, Russell, Kellie and all the family. Words are not enough to express the sorrow I feel for you all on the devastating loss of Shane. What a wonderful man. My very sincere condolences to you at this sad, sad time.

Carol Moar on 17 April, 2019 at 5:08pm

Russell, Kellie and family - This unbelievable loss. I am devastated for you all and send my heartfelt love and sympathy. To the Dawson and Gardiner families - what can one say. Love and thoughts are with you all.
Carol Moar & Family

Sharnie Scott Greig on 17 April, 2019 at 4:15pm

Dear Kirsty, Boston and Beau,
I am so very sorry to hear about Shane. My heart is breaking for you all. He was a lovely man and he will live on in your two beautiful boys Kirsty.
Sharnie xxx

Avalon Whitfield on 16 April, 2019 at 9:55pm

Dear Kirsty, my heart aches for you, Beau and Boston. Shane's love will always stay beside you. We will always speak his name. I am holding you close in my heart and I hope you feel surrounded by much love from your family and friends. Warm thoughts and prayers, Avalon xoxo

Renae Twigg on 15 April, 2019 at 1:08pm

So sorry to hear of Shanes passing, thoughts are with you all xx

Paul and Jenny Scott on 15 April, 2019 at 12:13pm

Oh dear Kirsty, we are so devastated to hear of your loss, Gardy certainly was a fun loving man, and you could see how much he adored his family. You are surrounded by so much love at this time and always know that we are all here if you ever need anything. Stay strong honey. Love to you all

Laurie and Chris Hewson on 14 April, 2019 at 11:18pm

We are disbelieving that this has happened. We remember the handsome little bloke from across the street with the best manners. Safe in your mother’s arms. Our sincere condolences to Kirsty and the boys, Russell, Kellie and the extended family. Such a sad time.

Craig Knight on 14 April, 2019 at 7:07pm

Gardy, wow how does something of the worst like this happen to such a genuine person. Mate, hearing of your death has opened my eyes and made me appreciate alot more in life and bringing my family closer. Rest easy Shane... Rest easy

Jodi & Jason Thomas on 13 April, 2019 at 5:04pm

Thinking of you all at this devastatingly sad time. I have fond memories of Gardy - he had this amazing ability to brighten a room with his smile and zest for life. I will never understand how the universe works. Much love to Russell & Kellie, Kirsty and boys and all of the extended families, his work colleagues and those who loved him the most.

Sam Licciardello on 13 April, 2019 at 12:24pm

It has saddened me to hear of the loss of my old school mate, Shane. Sincere condolences to all his family, my thoughts are with you all.

Jacqueline Bowden on 13 April, 2019 at 8:56am

To gards
The day you left was a day we never expected. No one could or will ever understand why and we didn’t even get to say goodbye.
But Wherever you are, I know you are in a place looking down at your wife and kids.  As the darkness begins to unfold at some point I know it will be you leading the way for them into the light.  Although you are no longer physically with us, you will forever remain in our hearts and your spirit will always be felt.  Thank you for coming into our lives and enriching all of us.  You were an amazing person that showed us all how to live life to the fullest. You were the best husband, father, son in law , brother in law and friend that any of us could of wished for and life will be so hard without you.
Your list of accomplishments inspire me to settle for nothing less but the best, and I’m sure you influenced many others along the way.  I’ll always think of you when I bite into a Twirl chocolate or mums fresh scones or while sipping your favorite drink – some bundy.  If heaven is anything like I would imagine it to be, I’m sure you have access to plenty of Fish, amazing scones, and delicious espressos!  You were God sent, taken away from us way before your time was up, our angel in heaven! We love and miss you so very much and life will NEVER be the same.
You are and always will be the love of my sisters life. You will never be forgotten big bro forever in our hearts xxx
Love lil sis

Bruce and Jo Crain on 13 April, 2019 at 7:45am

Such a tragic loss of a great young man. No words will make this any easier, cherish all your wonderful memories forever.
Our thoughts are with Kirsty, the boys and Russell.
Bruce, Jo, Harry and Alix

Kellie on 13 April, 2019 at 2:53am

I don’t know where to start and I wouldn’t know when to stop.
My brother for 40 years
The pain and sadness is just too much
I wish it was me .....not you.
How can this be real .....
Your sister Kel xxxx

Marg and Terry Howlett on 13 April, 2019 at 1:57am

Sincere sympathy to Russell Kellie and Shane's family on the tragic loss of Shane. His kind quiet smile will always be remembered and treasured. Taken too soon. Rest peacefully Shane.

Sheryl and Sprocket on 12 April, 2019 at 11:15pm

To Kirsty Boston and Beau words can’t rxpress the sorrow we feel for you To Russell Kellie Dave Denver and Ella just heartbreaking to lose your son brother and uncle He was our little superstar the one everyone loved We will fold our arms around you and hold you till the pain subsides

Nathan McCosker on 12 April, 2019 at 9:31pm

So so sorry for your loss, only met Shane a hand full of times at indoor cricket but was always so nice, giving, always the first person to say hello! Condolences to yourself and family will be greafully missed by many

Cath Cook and Family on 12 April, 2019 at 8:53pm

My dear Kirsty,
Feeling so saddened about the loss of your beloved husband, father to your two beautiful boys. Wishing I could wipe away all your pain.
Sending all my love, strength and support to you
Love Cath xx

Nicole & Brad Wilson on 12 April, 2019 at 8:46pm

Sending love and strength to Russell, Kellie, Kirsty and the boys on the passing of Shane.. Fond memories growing up hanging out with Shane and Kellie on their holidays to Beachlands each year. Rest In Peace buddy you are now reunited with your beautiful mum xx

Erin Devereux on 12 April, 2019 at 7:20pm

Sending deepest condolences to kellie, Kirsty and families. Shane was taken far too early. Sending you all strength at this difficult time. May you find comfort in the wonderful memories you hold in your hearts and minds forever. <3 Erin, Josh, Liv and Isla Devereux.

Michelle and Adam Lowe on 12 April, 2019 at 6:20pm

Bloody legend. We will never forget the kindness you showed Adam. The laughs we had with you. The 2am espresso martinis. Rest up now. Xxxx

Peter & Jan Monaghan on 12 April, 2019 at 5:28pm

Our thoughts and love are with you and your beautiful family <3?

Jon & Wendy Dixon on 12 April, 2019 at 5:08pm

Kirsty & Family, we are so terribly sorry for your loss. Such a wonderful many taken far too soon. We cannot imagine your pain but pray you will find comfort in your beautiful memories of the time you had with Shane. Our deepest condolences.

Racquel Langridge & Mat Fenn on 12 April, 2019 at 5:07pm

Our darling Kirst, Boston & Beau,
Our Hearts have broken in two and the pain we feel for your loss is indescribable. We are all here for you and the boys x love you so much our gorgeous girl xx
Our beautiful Gardy, you came into our lives like a big ball of energy. Always off to another adventure. Losing you has ripped us apart and as a family we are all absolutely bereft. There are no words to describe how heartbroken your beautiful wifey is this is just so so wrong xx you are already so missed mate! So missed.
Russell & Kelly, so very sorry at the loss of your beautiful son, brother & uncle! He was an amazing man. We are lucky to have met him.
Much love to everyone right now as this hurt spreads far and wide
Love Kel, Mat, Mia, Jack, Char & Lacey

Kirsty and Dave Verbrugge on 12 April, 2019 at 4:53pm

Dear Russell, Kellie and Families,
Sending you our love on the loss of your amazing Son and Brother.
Shane was a credit to you Russ, a nicer man you wouldn't find.
You shared so many good times together you can never lose those good times that will remain in your hearts forever. The good ones always get taken too soon. Lots of love to you all, in our thoughts, Kirst, Dave, Montana, Bella and Jess. xxxxx

Kirsty and Dave Verbrugge on 12 April, 2019 at 4:19pm

Our Darling Kirst, Boston, Beau, Michelle and Jack, Jacqueline and Justin, Words cannot ease your pain on the loss of your Beloved Gardy.
You couldn't wish to meet a nicer man. His cheeky smile and sense of humour..always laughing and enjoying life. He did live his life to the fullest, but so tragically cut short. Watching down over you now, another bright sparkling star in the night sky. We will all miss you Gards, life will never be the same for so many people who's lives and hearts you touched. Rest In Peace Bro. Here for you always Kirst and families. Lots of Love Always, Kirst, Dave, Tana, Bella And Jess.xxxx

Shane Newport on 12 April, 2019 at 2:55pm

Our thoughts are with the family for the sad loss of shane.
deepest sympothy from a previous employee.

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