Passed away peacefully at Royal Freemasons on July 2, 2022. Aged 96 years Formerly of Prairie. Much loved father of Marg and Peter Harper, Jim and Henna, Una and Lincoln Ingham, Frank (dec.) and Chris. Fond grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. A life well lived A Service to celebrate the life…
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.
With locations in Bendigo, Eaglehawk and Inglewood, we are proud to offer first class facilities throughout our community. When you need to visit one of our funeral homes you will be met with a standard of care that we are so well known for throughout the Bendigo and wider community.
When you call on us, we will be here to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
A Good Life Deserves The Best Farewell
When faced with having to make funeral arrangements for a loved one, many people have no prior experience.
Our Funeral Directors are here to guide and support you through this difficult time,
helping to create a personal, fitting and unique farewell for your loved one.
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
29/06/1945 – 02/07/2022 Passed away peacefully at home in Bendigo. Aged 77 years Wife of Colin (dec.). Adored Mother of Steven and Kerryn, much loved mother-in-law of Warwick. Proud and loving Nana/ Gaga of Brooke, Ashlee, Finn, Sam, Louis, Oakley and Jett. In our hearts forever Rest in Peace A Service to celebrate the…
Passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones at St. John of God Hospital on June 28, 2022. Aged 80 years Beloved wife of the late Walter. Loved sister of Margaret, Patricia (dec.), Roy (dec.), Geoff (dec.), Kevin, Stanley and Desmond (dec.). Together Again A Thanksgiving Service for the life of Mrs. Dorothy Marion “Dot”…
A Thanksgiving Service for the life of Mr. John Thomas Hartland will be held at the William Farmer Victoria Street Chapel, 12 Victoria St., Eaglehawk on THURSDAY (July 7) at 11 am, followed by a burial at the Eaglehawk Lawn Cemetery. If you would like to view the service live, go to: www.williamfarmer.com.au/tribute-centre
29/04/1928 – 30/06/2022 Daughter of Ernie and Ida Campbell (both dec.) and wife of John (dec.). Amazing mother of Allan, Stephen and Greg and admired mother-in-law of Ruth, Yvonne and Helen. Loving and loved nana of five grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. She was quiet and unassuming but showed remarkable strength and resilience in…
26/09/1935 – 02/07/2022 Dearly loved wife of Jim for 61 years. Loved mother of Janine, Joanne, James (Andrew) and Glenn. Adored grandmother of Stacey, Amy and Thomas, Sofya, James and Angus, and Isla. Loved and respected mother-in-law of Janine and Alison. Dearly loved sister of Ruth, sister-in-law of Jennifer. Her memory treasured forever For…