Peacefully at Benetas Kangaroo Flat surrounded by his family on June 23, 2020. In his 99th year Beloved husband of the late Phyllis. Loving father of Max, Barry, and Pam, father-in-law of Pauline, Marion and Brian (dec.) Cherished grandpa of 11 and great grandpa of 17. All the jobs are done In accordance with…
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
Passed away peacefully on June 18, 2020 Aged 88 years Beloved wife of Doug (dec). Dearly loved mother of Peter and Andrew, mother-in-law of Sharyn and Judith. Adoring Grandmother of Demcy, Georgina, Matthew, Jakson & Briella Your memory we will always treasure, in our hearts you will stay forever In accordance with current regulations,…
Passed away at home on June 12, 2020. Aged 90 years Dearly loved husband of Barbara (dec.) for 62 year. Loving father of Colin, Leigh (dec.), Helen (dec.) and their families. Dad you were an inspiration to all that knew you. A loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather. An iconic bushman and a wonderful…
29.11.1937- 20.06.2020 Passed away peacefully at Inglewood Hospital Aged 82 years Loving wife of Kevin. Adored mother of Malcolm and Linda, Bruce and Gabrielle, Jan and Ilan, Lyn and Andrew. Stepmother of Stephen and Karen (dec.). Cherished grandma of Bella and Myles, Tahlia, Aimee and Katie, Elyshia and Ryan, Luke and Justin, Brayden and…
10/09/1927 – 15/06/2020 Beloved wife of Johnny (dec.). Adored mother of Cheryl, Robert, Sandra, Leanne and Karyn. Cherished nana of 21 grandchildren and 50 great-grandchildren. You left us beautiful memories, your love is still our guide, and though we cannot see you, you’re always by our side. A Private Funeral will be held
Of Sebastian. Suddenly at home on June 10, 2020. Aged 73 years Beloved husband of Dianne (Di) and dearly loved father and mentor of Kylie. Loving brother and brother-in-law of Nancy and Fred (dec.), Graham (dec.) and Janice, Patricia, Bruce and Kim, Janelle and Greg. Found uncle of his nieces and nephews. Loving…
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.