INVITE ONLY. MONDAY 26TH JULY 2021. COMMENCING AT 10.30 A.M.
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Geoffrey James Atkinson
22.12.1929 – 17.7.2021
Passed away peacefully
Beloved Husband of Kate (Kathleen).
Brother of Patricia. Cherished Father
and Father-in-Law to Jennifer & Tony,
Stewart and Joanne. Doting Pa to James and Daniel.
Geoffrey was the epitome of a gentleman.
His kindness and gentle humour endeared him to all.
Geoff adored his “Katie” over their 65 years together.
A devoted father, he was enormously
proud of his children and grandchildren.
A music lover and singer, he loved
performing Gilbert and Sullivan opera.
Geoff was a lifelong learner, keen
to develop new skills. Geoff loved all animals
and they loved him – drawn to his caring nature.
A great all-round sportsman,
he excelled at golf, tennis and squash.
His dedication to the St Kilda Football Club
was evident in his enthusiastic renditions of
“When the Saints Go Marching In”,
even when his memory was failing him.
The family would like to express our deepest
thanks to all the amazing staff from Casey Aged Care
in taking such wonderful care of Geoff over the
past five years. We are especially grateful for the
kindness and affection the staff provided to
Geoff, Kate and family in his last days.
Due to the current Government restrictions
a maximum of 10 are allowed to attend.
A Graveside service for
will be held at the
Sladen Street, Cranbourne on
Monday 26th July 2021
commencing at 10.30 a.m.
A celebration of life will follow when restrictions allow.
Please note, due to the government restrictions
regarding Covid-19 you will be required
to sign in via the QR code provided.
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