2015

Sister Pauline Coll (1939 – 2015)

Pauline Coll SGS Pauline Marcella Coll was born January 16, 1939 in Maryborough Queenland. She was the youngest child of John and Evelyn (née Smith) Coll. Born to older parents, Pauline knew and admired her parents as they aged. …

Sister Mary Dolores Carroll (1913 – 2015)

Dolores Carroll SGS Flora Elaine Carroll was born at Ballina on November 4, 1913. She was the sixth of eight children born to John and Elizabeth (nee McDonald) Carroll and early in life was known as Florette to avoid …

Sister Dorothy Finnigan (1919 – 2015)

Dorothy Finnigan SGS Ellen Dorothy Finnigan was the third of 12 children born to John and Elizabeth (Russell) Finnigan. In later life, Dorothy would recall a happy childhood and adolescence spent in the farming neighbourhood of the Western District …

Sister Rita Little (1930 – 2015)

Rita Little SGS Rita Clare Little was born in Brisbane on January 3, 1930, the first child of Hercules Lambert Little and Mary Veronica Dempsey. She would later enjoy the companionship of four sisters, Margaret, Noela, Ruth and Janice, …

Sister Maureen Shelvey (1935 – 2015)

Maureen Shelvey SGS Maureen Elizabeth Shelvey was born in Toowoomba on June 24, 1935 to James and Elsie (nee Beitz) Shelvey. Maureen was the youngest child in a family of seven – five girls and two boys. Growing up …

Sister Beryl Rogan (1916 – 2015)

Beryl Rogan SGS The youngest of nine children born to Arthur and Katherine (Massey) Rogan, Beryl Philomena Rogan began her earthly journey on January 25, 1916 at Port Macquarie. Beryl was the last surviving member of her immediate family. …

Sister Ruth Maund (1917 – 2015)

Ruth Maund SGS Ruth Maund was born in Paddington on March 31, 1917, one of ten children. Her parents were Roeallan George and Mary Agnes (nee D’Arcy) Maund. When she was only three months old, the family moved to …

Sister Teresa Hyland (1922 – 2015)

Teresa Hyland SGS Hannah Teresa Hyland was the youngest child of Patrick and Elizabeth (née Sugan) Hyland, joining five brothers and four sisters, when born at Toolong, near Port Fairy, on November 15, 1922. She received her early education …

Sister Muriel Lillian Evans (1915 – 2015)

Muriel Evans SGS Muriel Lillian Evans was born at Charters Towers on December 4, 1915, the fourth of five children born to Thomas and Margaret (née Walsh) Evans, well known local identities in Charters Towers. Muriel completed her primary …

Sister Doreen Dyson (1929 – 2015)

Doreen Dyson SGS Doreen Dyson was born in Sydney on October 10, 1929 to Wilfred and Winifred (nee Guyver) Dyson. Doreen’s older sister, Winifred had been born two years previously. When Doreen was four years of age, the family …