ESPERANCE CEMETERY

 

721 kms Southeast of Perth

Once again, many thanks to Renae @ the Shire of Esperance for additional information.

Please note: Spelling of names, number of children, etc vary on documentation.  Where possible corrections have been made but only if it was an obvious mistake.

Memorials as a rule do not have a plot numbers.

Address: Windich Street Esperance WA 6450
Postal Address:
PO Box 507 Esperance WA 6450
Telephone: (08) 9071 0666
Facsimilie: (08) 9071 0600
email: shire@esperance.wa.gov.au
web: http://www.esperance.wa.gov.au 

 

 

denotes  a Headstone or plaque is present

 

All graves have been photographed. Contact jilbic@iinet.net.au for a copy (no charge)

 

Jill Bickmore 15 August 2009

 

 

 

 

 

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Uniting 1052

EASTON, Walter John

05-08-1982 aged 80 years

Burial: 09-08-1982 Minister: Rev. R. Foster

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral Undertakers

Occupation: retired miner

Place of Birth: Brechin, Scotland; 55 years in WA

Place of Death: 10 McCudden Street, Esperance, WA

Father: James (farmer)

Mother: Margaret (nee Clark)

Spouse: Winifred Helena (Halstead) m: 13-01-1938 Perth, WA

Issue: Frederick, Walter, Margaret, Elizabeth, Dorothy, Suzanne & Helen

 

Uniting 1514

EASTON, Winifred Helena

01-05-1993 aged 76 years

Burial: 01-06-1993

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral & Monumental Services

Place of Death: 10 McCudden Street, Esperance, WA

grave surrounded with granite rocks bush  inside  & on wooden plank reads:

Jock EASTON (no dates)

 

Lawn 1581/1494

EASTON, F. H. (Fred)

21-08-193611-11-1992

Inscription: ‘So dearly loved. His loving family’

&

EASTON, Sean Ian

18-03-197118-10-1994

Inscription: ‘Our beloved ‘Jordie’. Forever in our hearts’

 

Lawn 1194

EASTON, Suanne Dawn

13-06-196328-10-1985

Inscription: ‘Loved daughter of Val & Wally & sister of Raymond.

‘Our Ray of Sunshine’

 

Lawn 2395

EATON, Robert Kevin (Bob)

26-10-2008

Burial: 31-10-2008

Funeral Director: EFS

Minister: Jillian Beale

Occupation: retired Mechanic

Place of Birth: Kalgoorlie, WA

Place of Death: Esperance District Hospital

Spouse: Jan

Issue: Brett & Rob

 

Lawn 1766

ECKLEY, Betty Ann

29-05-1998 aged 54 years

Burial: 04-06-1998 Minister: Jillian Beale

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral Services

Place of Death: 5 Young Place, Esperance

 

Anglican 479

EDWARDS, Ernest

22-10-1961 aged 87 years

Burial: 24-10-1961 Minister: P. Duncan (lay preacher)

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Birth: Prospect, South Australia

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: Henry

Mother: Maria

Spouse: Elizabeth (Burke)

Issue: Frederick, Kathleen, Percival, Raymond (dec’d) & Maxwell

 

Anglican 490

EDWARDS, George Frederick

29-05-1962 aged 70 years

Burial: 30-05-1962 Minister: Rev. Bryant

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Occupation: Book Keeper

Place of Birth: Hythe, Kent, England

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: George (storekeeper)

Mother: Ellen (O’Greary)

Spouse: Florence Edith May (Medcraft) m: 02-12-1927 Bruce Rock, WA

Issue: Fay

 

RC 466

EDWARDS, Henry Oliver

19-02-1961 aged 77 years

Burial: 20-02-1961 Minister: Father Glover

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Birth: Curramulga, York Penninsula, SA; 24 years in WA

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: Henry (farmer)

Mother: Mary Jane (nee Williams)

Spouse: Nora Mary (Keating) m: 03-11-1909 Adelaide, SA

Issue: Mary, John (dec’d) & Arthur

Inscription: ‘Loving Memory. At Rest’

 

Lawn 1389

EDWARDS, John Thomas

13-04-191017-07-1990

Inscription: ‘R.I.P’

 

Pioneer 190

EDWARDS, Margaret Ann

1863 – 09-12-1932 aged 67 years

Burial: 10-12-1932 Minister: Rev. J. W. Henderson

Funeral Director: W. G. Hearne

Place of Birth: 1863 Dromberg, Victoria #8334; 36 years in WA

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: Scott Stewart (police trooper)

Mother: Ann (nee Jamieson)

Spouse: Thomas m: Melbourne aged 26 years

Issue: Alexander Stewart (34 years old)

 

Lawn 2284

EDWARDS, Peter William

17-06-193511-01-2007

Burial: 18-01-2007

Funeral Directors: Esperance Funeral Services

Service Minister: Jillian Beale

Place of Birth: Boulder, WA

Place of Death: Daniels Road, Condingup, WA

 

Pioneer 197

EDWARDS, Thomas

1847 – 01/07/1934

Burial: 02-07-1934 Minister: Rev. J. W. Henderson, Henchman, Gordon

Occupation: Architect/draftsman.

Place of Birth: Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England 27 years in Victoria, 40 in WA.

Father: Thomas (farmer)

Spouse: (1) Margaret Ann (nee Stewart)

Spouse: (2) Alexandra Stewart m: Melbourne aged 40 years

Issue: Nellie, Gilbert, Alfred.

Inscription: ‘First Mayor of Esperance 1895 – 1896’

 

Uniting 1079

EDWARDS, Vance

21-06-1983 aged 21 months

Burial: 23-06-1983 Minister: Pastor S. Graham

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral Undertakers

Place of Birth: Esperance

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: Norman Anthony (pastry cook)

Mother: Kay Lorraine (nee Richardson)

Siblings: Stephen, Graham & Dwayne

Inscription: ‘VANCE Aged 21 months Beloved son of Norm and Kay. Brother of Stephen, Graham and Dwayne.  Always in our Hearts’

 

Lawn 2206

EDWARDS, William John (Bill)

25-04-193919-07-2005

Burial: 25-07-2005

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral Services

Minister: Jillian Beale

Occupation: Retired Carpenter

Place of Birth: Melbourne, Victoria

Place of Death: Esperance District Hospital

Extra:

Service held 11am

Death Notice: An extraordinary man with a beautiful soul. You told me to sing like no-one was listening and dance kike no-one was watching. You will always be in my heart and songs. I love yo so very much Billy Boy. It breaks my heart to say goodbye. May God give yo a beautiful place to rest. I love you, Mel.

 

Pioneer 175

EGGELING, Henry Christopher Theodor

10-06-1930 @ Esperance Hospital aged 61 years

Burial: 11-06-1930 Minister: Rev. J. W. Henderson

Funeral Director: W. G. Hearne

Place of Birth: Hamburg, German 4 years in SA, 34 years in WA

Father: Chrostopher

Spouse: Annie Margaret Inee Linnett) m: Balranald, NSW aged 27 years.

Issue: Elsie, Henry, Fred, Gladys, Raymond + 1 m & 1 f child (dec).

Inscription: ‘In Loving Memory of DAD’

 

Lawn 2040

EGGELING, Esther Lulu (formerly Baker – nee Rowse)

25-01-190408-11-2002

Place of Birth: 1904 Dalyup, WA #2237

Father: William Samuel ROWSE

Mother: Caroline (nee Squires)

Inscription: ‘Born, lived & died in Esperance. Beloved mother of Bob, Jack & Arthur. All deceased, Ivor Baker & Wilma Martin. Beloved grandma of 12 grandchildren & their families. An Esperance Pioneer at Rest’

 

Anglican 631

EGGELING, Fred

30-08-1969 aged 67 years

Place of Birth: 1902 Menzies WA #1799

Father: Henry Christopher

Mother: Annie Marguerite (nee Linnett)

Inscription: ‘Husband of Lu.  At Rest’

 

Anglican 587

ELLERY, Dion Kay

19-02-196819-02-1968 aged 10 minutes

Burial: 23-02-1968 Minister: Rev. B. Griffiths

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Birth & Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: Graham Neil Ellery (food manufacturer)

Mother: Lorraine Denice (Murray)

 

Anglican 947

ELLIOTT, John

12-08-1908 - 20-09-1979

Inscription: ‘Born Boulder  R.I.P’

 

Lawn 2260

ELLIOTT, Joseph (Joe)

04-09-192611-08-2006

Burial: 14-08-2006

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral Services

Graveside service held 11am by Jillian Beale

Place of Death: Recherche Hostel, Esperance, WA

Spouse: Ethel

Inscription: ‘WX22991 In Loving Memory of Pte Joseph Elliott 55/53 Australian Infantry Battalion

4th September 192611 August 2006

‘Loving Husband, Father, Grandpop and Poppa

Forever Remembered by his family. Lest we forget.’

 

Uniting 1285

ELLIS, Willis

18-03-1988 aged 63 years

Burial: 31-03-1988 Minister: Pastor P. Spence

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral & Monumental Services

Place of Death: Ngurra Narmpi Nursing Home, Kalgoorlie, WA

 

Uniting 28

ELSTON, Courtney Egbert Leighton

24-11-1897 aged 8 months

Burial: 24-11-1897 Ministers: John Ruston & T. E. Hart.

Funeral Director: Paul Bauditz.

Place of Birth: Esperance #693

Place of Death: Esperance #762

Father: Walter Egbert (photographer)

Mother: Maud Jessie (nee Leighton)

 

Uniting 1078/1353

EMERY, Albert Claude

09-06-1983 aged 78 years

Inscription: ‘Erected by loving wife & family’

&

EMERY, Joan Elizabeth

02-09-1989 aged 80 years

Inscription: ‘Erected by the loving family’

 

RC 594/1041

EPIS, Anthonio

23-06-1968 aged 77 years

Inscription: ‘Loved husband of Caterina. Father of Betty, Alice, Carmel, Aurora & Gloria. At Rest’

&

EPIS, Caterina

06-03-1982 aged 78 years

Inscription: ‘Loved wife of Anthonio. Mother of Betty, Alice, Carmel, Aurora & Gloria. Re-united’

 

Lawn 2269

EPIS, Dulcie Rose

24-12-192323-09-2006

Burial: 11-10-2006

Funeral Directors: Esperance Funeral Services

Place of Birth: Coolgardie, WA

Place of Death: Esperance Aged Care  Facility

Inscription: ‘Awaiting God’s Promise (Rev 21.3.4)’

 

Lawn 2385

ERCEG, Matilda  (Tilly)

20-04-1924 - 15-09-2008

Burial: 22-09-2008

Funeral Directors: Esperance Funeral Services

Service Minister: Des Williams

Place of Birth: Boulder, WA

Place of Death: Esperance District Hospital

Inscription: “Wife of Stephen (dec) Mother of Jeanette (deco, Stephen, Matilda, Geoffery, Denise & Rodney. Partner, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren”

Extra:

ANNOUNCEMENTS : DEATH NOTICES
19/09/2008 Esperance Express

A graveside funeral service for the late Mrs Matilda Erceg will be held at the

Esperance Lawn Cemetery on Monday 22 September at 10.00am. Esperance Funeral Services 9071 2062.

Anglican 886

ESAM, John Leslie Gordon

06-02-1978 aged 71 years

Burial: 09-02-1978 Minister: Father T. Gibbons

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Birth: Warrnambool, Victoria; 40 years in WA

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: John Francis (council foreman)

Mother: Elizabeth Amelia (nee Clemson)

Spouse: Dulice Edith (Hayes) m: 11-05-1929 Richmond, Victoria

Issue: John, Gordon & Dulice

 

RC 516

ESSEX, George Thomas

19-07-1964 aged 26 years

Inscription: ‘Loving husband of Lorraine. Father of Elaine (dec.), Rodney (dec.) & Stephen’

 

Anglican 310/367

EVANS, Arthur

30-06-1949 aged 82 years

Burial: 01-07-1949 Minister: Rev. T. Wright

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Death: Norsman Hospital

Spouse: Clara Louisa (nee Potter or Potts)

Issue: Arthur

& his wife

EVANS, Clara Louisa

17-07-1954 aged 87 years.

Burial: 19-07-1954 Minister: Rev. E. Green, W. Bale

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Birth: Walworth, Surrey, England

Place of Death: Pink Lake Road, Esperance.

Father: Joseph Potter or Potts (wine cellarman)

Mother: Louisa (nee Crew)

Spouse: Arthur Hackney m: 04-08-1894 London, England

Issue: Florence, Arthur, Frank, Edward.

Inscription: ‘In Loving Memory’

 

Anglican 682

EVANS, Arthur Joseph

19-07-1971 aged 74 years

Burial: 20-07-1971 Minister: Rev. B. Griffiths

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Birth: Breconshire, Wales; 50 years in WA

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: Arthur (paper worker)

Mother: Clara Louisa (nee Potter)

 

Lawn 1942

EVANS, Elsie

18-03-190821-03-2001

Inscription: ‘Loved wife of Keith (dec).  Mother of Bill, Roy (dec), Keith, Vince & Murray. Mother-in-law of Joyce (dec), Beth, Mary & Dawn. Nanna of 13. Great Nanna of 20’

 

Anglican 313

EVANS, Jessie Ellena

31-07-1949 aged 56 years

Burial: 02-08-1949 Minister: Rev. T. Wright, J. McLeod

Funeral Director: Hearn Bros.

Place of Birth: Israelite Bay, WA

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Father: John COOKE (postal employee)
Mother:  Margaret Ann (nee Sinclair)

Spouse: Frederick Edwin Evans m: Norseman, WA @ 26 years

Issue: Frederick, Margaret

Inscription: ‘Our Dear Sister. At Rest. Erected by her loving brothers Harry, Malcolm & Lindsey Cooke’

 

Lawn 1798

EVANS, Joyce Patricia

1931 – 01-12-1998 aged 67 years

Burial: 05-12-1998 Minister: Rev. W. Warfield

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral Services

Place of Death: Esperance Hospital

Inscription: ‘Loving wife of Bill. Loving mother of Karen, Cheryle, Ken & Sandra. Loving Nana of 10’

Extra:

ANNOUNCEMENTS : IN MEMORIAM

01.12.1998
Evans, Joyce.

In loving memory of Joyce.
Loving wife to Bill, loving mum to Karen,
Cheryl, Sandra and Ken.
Loving Nanna and great Nanna.
10 years has passed since you left us. We know
that life goes on but it's not the same without you,
we miss you and think of you always. We know
that you are at peace and watch over us everyday.
Special memories of you are kept
close to our hearts.
Your forever loving family.
28/11/2008 Esperance Express

EVANS, Joyce Patricia.
Loving wife, mum and nana. It's been 10 years since we said goodbye but it seems like only yesterday.
A loving thought, a silent tear,
always wishing you were here.
Loved by all Bill, Karen, Cheryl,
Sandra, Ken and families.


Lawn 1424

EVANS, Ross Vincent (Rover)

1961 – 23-02-1991 aged 29 years

Burial: 27-02-1991 Minister: Rev. F. Roe

Funeral Director: Esperance Funeral & Monumental Services

Occupation: carpenter

Place of Death: Ring Road, Norseman, WA

Inscription: ‘Dearly loved son of Dawn & Vince. Loved brother of Sue, Des & Diane. Loved friend of Andrea.’

 

Lawn 1646

EWERT, Jack Douglas

13-05-191917-12-1996

Inscription: ‘Loving husband of Kath’

 

Lawn 1279

EYRE, Charles Harold

20-02-1988 aged 79 years

Inscription: ‘Beloved husband of Daphne, dear father of Ralph & Janet. Father-in-law of Iris & Robert. Grandfather of Sharon, Anthony, Melanie, Chelsea & James. ‘Till we meet again’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

See also: Grass Patch & Salmon Gums for further burials in Esperance Shire.

 

 

These pages were produced by P.Applebee for Jill Bickmore ©2009