14/01/1932 – 19/09/1920 Loved wife of Robert Edward (Nobby, dec.) and much loved Mum of Shirley, Dianne and Jenny. Passed away peacefully with Jenny and Shirley at her side. Now reunited with Dad and Dianne Loved Mum and Mother-in-law of Shirley and Terry and Nan to Sally, Leigh, Emma, Donna and Leon. Loved Great…
Welcome to William Farmer
Established in 1873, we have had the honour of serving the Bendigo and surrounding communities for over 140 years. Our continued commitment to funeral care will ensure; our support to families and our service is personal, professional and dignified to help celebrate a 'life well lived'.
Available 24 hours a day, every day, our experienced team of funeral directors are here to guide and support you every step of the way. We are dedicated to the needs of every family and can provide advice on all aspects of funeral services, pre-planning and bereavement care.
When you call on us, we will be here to assist you.
Planning ahead with a pre-paid or pre-arranged funeral makes good sense and can be a very simple process. This thoughtful consideration allows you to choose the service you want and can be as detailed or as simple as you would like. It can also save family members from unnecessary stress, decision-making and cost concerns.
Support & Resources
Our website has been designed because we know arranging a funeral can be can be a difficult, emotional and sometimes unexpected task, therefor we hope that you find extensive information on our services, care and support we offer our families. It also contains information regarding current funerals in our care and a virtual tour.
Start the conversation with 'Your Story'
Our ‘Your Story’ booklet can be completed by you or your family with stories and memories. These can be retold or kept as a memoir.
This booklet allows an insight into a person's life and what shaped them. Download our 'Your Story' booklet to help with your goodbye.
Funerals In Our Care
23/10/1929 – 15/09/2020 Dearly loved wife of Doug for 62 years. Devoted and loving mother of Sheryl and Lynette, and mother-in-law to Gary and Andrew. Much loved and treasured Nan of Brittany and Kelsey. You gave us love in the fullest measure, care, devotion and memories to treasure. You shared our hopes, our dreams and…
At Mirridong on September 9, 2020. Aged 96 years Devoted and loving wife of Rod (dec.) for 63 years. Champion Mum and Mother-in-law of Peter and Lois (dec.), Alan (dec.) and Ian and Shiralee. Grandmother of Linc, Rachelle, Kayla, Brodie, Sam and Esther, Casey and Demi. Great grandmother of Billie, Jim, Marlee, Lenni and Lachlan….
20/06/1981 – 10/09/2020 (Year from hell) Youngest and treasured son of Lyn and Wally (dec.). Adored father of Ella. Uncle of Amber, Bayley and Cameron. Brother of Lance and brother-in-law of Lisa. Soul-mate of Sam. Funeral details to be published at a later date.
21/01/1921 – 07/09/2020 A husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather and great grandfather who was dearly loved and whose support and interest in our lives will be missed always. “When that which drew from out the boundless deep turns again home. Twilight and evening bell and after that the dark! And may there be no sadness…
15/10/1930 – 07/09/2020 Loved wife of Max (dec.). Adored mum to Jan, Bev, Debbie and their husbands. Precious Granny Faye to her grandchildren Janelle, Nathan, Bethany, Felicity, Amelia-Jane, Curtis, Alexandra and Tyler and their partners. Very dearly loved by her Great Grandchildren. “LOVE YOU MUM” In accordance with current regulations a Private Funeral Service…
Dear Andrew, I would like to express my great appreciation for the manner in which you assisted me and my family in farewelling and celebrating my Grandmother. Your patience, kindness, gentleness and understanding was just what was needed. There is something sweet about coming across someone who is just right for their vocation. Many Thanks. P.S. I was touched to receive the grief booklet before receiving the invoice. Very thoughtful also.