AXISA – Dolores (Doris)

Born on May 8, 1937. Passed away August 8, 2020.

Passed away suddenly as the result of an accident at Lakes Entrance on the 8th of August 2020 aged 83.

Loving wife of Alex (Dec).

Much loved mother and mother in law of Paul and Jenny, and Joe.

Loved Nan of Alex and Janelle.

Loved sister of Mary.

So dearly loved, so sadly missed.

Funeral Notice
Due to COVID19 restrictions the Funeral Service for Mrs. Doris Axisa will be a private funeral, by invitation only.

A service to celebrate Doris’s life will be live streamed from Latrobe Valley Funeral Services Chapel Moe on Thursday (20th August 2020) commencing at 11 am.

To view the live streaming, click here.


A Memorial Service to celebrate Doris’s life; so that her many friends may attend, will be held at a later date once the COVID19 restrictions are lifted.
  1. With deepest sympathy , Passing of Doris to her family. She will greatest missed by all old time dancing friends.. Now Rest In Peace. Dance in heaven.

    Troy Stockdale August 10, 2020
  2. Doris.So very sad and shocked to hear of your sudden passing. You were always so helpful when we were just starting to dance. You were a regular part of the dancing scene and we will miss you. Denise and Brian.

    denise wooding August 10, 2020
  3. I can’t believe you have been taken from us Nan. I promise everyday to make you proud! I love and miss you like you wouldn’t believe. You were the light of my life, someone who always made me smile and my day brighter. Always putting others before yourself. Until we meet again, I love you ❤️

    Janelle Axisa August 10, 2020
  4. Will miss your beautiful smile in Foodworks. You were always a pleasure to talk to.

    Foodworks Staff August 10, 2020
  5. Sending my love to you all. Such a wonderful Nana and will be dearly missed by many.

    Sarah August 10, 2020
  6. dear aunty Doris, rather a shock , you’re sudden passing, sometimes you will never knowing the value of a moment until it becomes a memory
    goodnight wherever you are
    love always Rosie sawyer xx

    rose sawyer August 10, 2020
  7. You were a beautiful person , So proud to call you mum and the best mother in law anyone could have, You taught me so much over years I knew you . You love your grandchildren so much and they love you to the moon and back . You will be miss .

    Melinda Axisa August 10, 2020
  8. We saw you walking nearly every day knowing we could no longer bowl as much and you couldn’t go dancing..such a sudden & tragic passing, we will miss you Doris. Love Marg & Kel B.

    Kel & Margaret Brandhoj August 10, 2020
  9. I can’t believe you have been taken from us nan. I promise everyday to make you proud! I love and miss you like you wouldn’t believe. You were the light of my life, someone who always made me smile and my day brighter. Always putting other before yourself. Until we meet again, I love you ❤️

    Janelle Axisa August 10, 2020
  10. Sorry to hear of Doris’s death we will all miss her. Condolences to her family. Peter & Mary.

    Mary Foster August 10, 2020
  11. A loving friend and dance partner.
    We will always remember Doris.
    The many cups of tea and coffee we shared, the music and your many jokes.
    Sympathy to the boys and grandchildren.
    Mary and Robert Pearce.

    Ebony Wood August 10, 2020
  12. Sincere condolences to all the family. We will miss Doris at Old Time Dancing. Gone but never forgotten.
    Love Lorry and Ross 💕💕💕

    Lorry. Kemp August 10, 2020
  13. Doris, Old Time Dance partner of Jim for many years. Your cheerfulness and your great sense of humour will be greatly missed. Carry on waltzing.

    Jim & Liz Carey August 10, 2020
  14. So sad to hear of the passing of Doris, beautiful lady, will be so sadly missed in the dancing community. RiP Doris, keep dancing and smiling. Xx

    Bernadette Brooker r August 10, 2020
  15. I had a cuppa with Doris a couple of weeks ago at Julie And Rays home. She was such a lovely lady, I tasted some of her home cooking and she left a lasting impression on me. Just a beautiful lady. She will be sadly missed. My heartfelt condolences to her family and friends. R. I. P Doris.

    Denise Birrell August 10, 2020
  16. So sorry for your loss have known Doris (D ) for over 40 years love to Paul ,Joe and families. Never forgotten xxxx

    Tony and Linda Paxton August 10, 2020
  17. I can’t believe the way you where taken away. You where a wonderful friend and you taught me so much. I enjoyed our baking together. Ray and I miss our afternoon teas we had everyday here at our house for the past 7 months. You are reunited with your husband.
    R.I.P. ❤️❤️

    Julie & Ray Ricca August 10, 2020
  18. My heart is breaking knowing you have been taken away from me. I so miss our Skype Chats with you, Paul and Janelle. I miss you baking bread with me. I will miss our roll ups when I came home and picking fruit from your orchard

    I was blessed to have the parents I had and will miss you every day of the rest of my life.


    Joe August 11, 2020
  19. Deepest condolences to Melinda Janelle and your family for your loss ❤️❤️❤️

    Jenni fink August 11, 2020
  20. RIP auntie Doris, so hard to believe you are no longer with us. Our deepest sympathy to Paul Joe and families, reunited with uncle Alex ❤️❤️❤️❤️

    Jackie fenech August 11, 2020
  21. Your Deepest sympathy sorry to hear the passing of Doris she was a lovely lady and will be sadly miss at the old time dances

    Ian Julie and Sandra Sheilds August 11, 2020
  22. So sorry to hear of Doris;s passing.
    My deepest sympathy to her Family.

    Nola Mowbray (Charleston) August 11, 2020
  23. So sorry to heat of Doris death she was a great teacher to me when I first started dancing many years ago will be sadly missed by all who knew her my sincere sympathy to all her family John yates

    John yates August 11, 2020
  24. My thoughts and prayers are with Doris’ family & friends at this time.
    Doris was a Secret Pal to me, a warm and special gift from God.
    Her love for her family and many many other persons she knew always showed in her compassion, kindness, generosity and reliability.
    It has been a privilege to have known her and share in her full life whilst living in Lakes Entrance.

    Ann Scott August 12, 2020
  25. Our most deepest sympathy to Paul, Joe and family. Doris was very proud of her family. We will miss her afternoon visits, roll ups on the bowling green and the recipe swaps. Rest in peace our dear friend.
    Geoff Grace Liz & Phil Dunn

    Liz Dunn August 12, 2020
  26. Many great memories of Doris at dancing. Many laughs shared. And fun times had. Condolences to family and friends.
    Bob and Pat Dingey.

    Deb Dingey August 12, 2020
  27. Deepest Sympathy to the family at this sad time … You will be missed by your Lakes Entrance friends. Rest In Peace 💐😢

    Jill Newton August 12, 2020
  28. You were a great friend and my bowls partner for many years and you will be sadly missed .

    Dulcie James August 13, 2020
  29. Our dancing mate Doris ,will be missed by us both. Diana and Edwin

    Diana and Edwin jefferis August 13, 2020
  30. O behalf of the Maltese Community Centre Latrobe Valley Inc,I would like to send our deepest condolences to Paul,Joe and their Families on the sudden loss of Doris. Past secretary and wife of Alex who both contributed a lot during their time at the Centre.
    Mario Sammut OAM
    President MCCLV.

    Mario Sammut August 13, 2020
  31. President, Committee and Members of the Lakes Entrance Bowling Club extend our condolences to Paul, Joe and Family . Doris was a very respected life member and she will be missed by all. Rest in Peace Doris.
    President Judith Mifsud
    Lakes Entrance Bowls Section

    Judith Mifsud August 13, 2020
  32. Doris, thank you for being in our lives. For welcoming us into the dancing community, for encouraging us, for making us smile. As with so many, we will miss you.

    Pauline & Roger Tingley August 13, 2020
  33. Our condolences to the family. You will be sorely missed. RIP
    Zaren, Marlene and family.

    Ron zammit August 13, 2020
  34. Aunty Doris, we are so sad that you are gone. You have been such a joy and a breath of fresh air to us Camilleri’s. We will miss you. Our thoughts and prayers are with your treasured sons.

    Naomi Phillips August 13, 2020
  35. My deepest condolence, RIP Auntie Doris, Love your nephew Nenu Azzopardi & Family

    Menu Azzopardi August 20, 2020
  36. My deepest condolences. She was such a lovely, lively lady, and so very loved by those who knew her. She had a rare warmth and energy that will surely be missed.

    Amy C Anttila August 20, 2020
  37. A dear friend for many years in LakesEntrance.taken too soon .RIP.Doris.🙏🙏🙏🙏 Charlie and Elsie 💐💐💐

    E. Demarco. August 20, 2020
  38. Good night Auntie Doris I shall miss you R.I.P

    Toni Oreilly August 20, 2020
  39. Thinking of you all our prayers are with you all. Your mum will be sadley missed by all. Especially your friend at lakes. Lucy and Michael Gatt. Be strong guys mum and dad reunited again love from Tony Gracy and family

    Gracy DeBono August 20, 2020
  40. I’m so sad we’ve lost you Doris, you were so important to me growing up , you were taken far to early . Thank you for the memories.

    Love you heaps

    Les camilleri August 20, 2020
  41. Fond memories playing bowls with and against us Bairnsdale Golf Bowls Club members.

    Helen Everett August 20, 2020
  42. R.I.P

    Joseph Aquilina August 21, 2020
  43. On behalf of my wife Mary your nephew, and daughter of your sister Carmen,we sent our condolence to auntie Doris family.Rest in peace.
    Tony and Mary Vella.

    Tony August 21, 2020
  44. Auntie Doris
    We all going miss you, it was a shock to all of us
    What happened to you
    And we going miss your ph calls every week
    RIP Auntie Doris
    Lot of Love From Charlie and Pauline , Frank,, Darren Michael and family

    Darren August 21, 2020
  45. Very shocked to read this and find Aunt Doris has passed, such a shock and deep loss for all who knew and loved her. Our Love and condolences to Joe, Paul and Family from Paulina, Chris, Jacob and Alex xx

    Paulina Mangano (Axisa) August 24, 2020