DRINKEN – Margaret Banks (née Morrison)

Born on November 1, 1950. Passed away July 12, 2021.

Passed away peacefully at Latrobe Regional Hospital Traralgon on July 12th, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.

Aged 70 years.

Dearly loved wife of George.

Much loved mother of George, James (Both Dec) and Rebecca. Adored nana to Ethan, Shaun, and Jackson. Great nana of Harrison.



Funeral Notice
Due to current Covid restrictions  the funeral service for Margaret Drinken will be by by invitation only.

Margaret's service will be live streamed on Wednesday July 28th at 11.am , to view the live stream please click here.
  1. Beautiful Margaret now resting peacefully. Our sincere condolences to George and family
    Betty Farrugia
    Steve & Lisa Guatta & family

    Lisa Guatta July 13, 2021
  2. Sincere condolences, to George, Rebecca, and family.. So sad to hear of beautiful Margaret’s passing. A lovely lady. Rest in peace Margaret.. Kathy and Ricky Rose 🌹 and family..

    Kathy and Ricky Rose. July 13, 2021
  3. Dear Margaret , lt was only a short time ago we chatted , and you Told me only the good Die Young 😢 you were one off the Good Ones with a big heart and Its with 💓Felt Sympathy that l am Typing this Gone to soon 🌹.. Our Condolence Go Out To George , Rebecca and Family Thinking off You All Love From lan , Lynne and Family

    Ian and Lynne Mounsey July 13, 2021
  4. Great Lady was always there for me at work… Will never forget our talks on the corner.. Condolences to George and Family..R.I.P Marg X

    melissa mcstay July 13, 2021
  5. Will never forget our fishing trips in our younger days. r.i.p .Condolences to George & family

    June Drinken July 14, 2021
  6. So very sorry for your loss.Margaret was always such a lovey happy and fun person .Sending all my heartfelt sorrow to George and family .

    Lynne Mansfield July 14, 2021
  7. Deepest sympathy and condolences to George and Rebecca and all Family members on the very sad passing of Margaret thinking of you all . Great memories of Times we shared on Social club Functions and working with you at Shaws many years ago.. Good times had by all. Rest In Peace Marg

    Robyn and Kerry Edwards July 14, 2021
  8. thinking of Margarets family at this sad time l worked with margaret in the cleaning the Moe hospital and we had some great times rest in peace love Lyn Wright

    Lynette Wright July 14, 2021
  9. Deepest sympathy to George and Rebecca and family.You were one of the strongest women I ever knew. We had so many laughs over the years,so sad there won’t be any more. Gone too soon.

    vicky and glen clerk July 14, 2021
  10. Deepest condolences to Rebecca and family,

    Sonya French July 15, 2021
  11. Very sad of passing of Margret always be a place in our hearts rest in peace

    Leon & Jacky and family!

    Leon kudyrski July 15, 2021
  12. Deepest condolences to George and Rebecca on the passing of Margaret.
    Always in our hearts.
    RIP Margaret

    Andrew, Anne-Marie and Family

    Andrew Kudyrski July 15, 2021
  13. Sincere condolences to George and family. I have happy memories of our time with Margaret. A lovely woman. Regards Margaret Peel.

    Margaret Peel July 15, 2021
  14. Sincere condolences to George, Rebecca and Families on the passing of Margaret.
    Love to you all
    RIP Margaret.
    Spud and Pat Regulski

    Kerrie Strobridge July 18, 2021
  15. Sending hugs and thoughts to Margaret’s family and friends. Beautiful lady. . Love and prayers xo
    Fay Ross Ricky and Michael O’Brien

    Fay July 18, 2021
  16. Marg, I will miss our catch ups over a cup of tea. Wish we could catch up one more time. I will forever treasure those moments I had with you, forever in my heart. Love always Jo xx

    Joanne Richards July 18, 2021
  17. My deepest condolences to my dear friend Bec, George. Jo, gemma and family. My thoughts are with you all on the passing of Marg xxx

    Kelly paulet July 19, 2021
  18. My Condolences to George and Rebecca on the passing of a great lady. The fun and laughs we had working together at Shaw’s will never be forgotten. RIP Margaret.
    love Ricka

    Ricka Ebsworth July 19, 2021
  19. Thinking of you George and your family at this sad time, Margaret was a lovely person our thoughts are with you all

    Keith & Julie Luke

    Julie Luke July 20, 2021
  20. Thinking of you today George and Rebecca. It was only a few weeks ago we had a chat at the doctors .i will never forget the fun times at Harvey bay. My prayers and thoughts are with you all. Kind regards Lorraine Gray 💞

    Lorraine Gray July 21, 2021
  21. RIP Auntie Margaret, well and truly gone too soon! A great lady and a fun Auntie to have. Sincere condolences to Uncle George and Rebecca.


    Luke Puser July 22, 2021
  22. Dear Margaret,

    We have known each other since we were 5 years old , you will always be my little freckled face friend from Scotland.👭.
    Thoughts are with the Drinken and Morrison Family
    Love Heather Downs née Wilkes 😘

    Heather Downs July 23, 2021
  23. To my dearest friend Margaret, once in a while someone very special comes along and makes our world wonderful, I will miss you forever and will never be forgotten your dearest friend Stala & zig

    Stala Domagala July 25, 2021
  24. A beautiful soul who will never be forgotten. Such a kind lady with a heart of gold. Rest in peace my Godmother.

    Natalie & Lou Bianconi July 25, 2021
  25. Dear Margaret you were hard on the outside but soft on the inside , friend to my mum for many years so very sad to know your gone your won’t be alone you will be with your boys 🤗xx

    Jodie Prezioso July 26, 2021
  26. So very sad to lose such a lovely friend. Our deepest sympathy to you George and your Family .
    RIP Margaret.

    Val Wakker July 27, 2021
  27. To our dear friend Margaret you will be sadly missed you were one of a kind. We have lots of fond memories of you to cherish. Sleep peacefullly our friend.
    Carol and Wal Kokotow

    Carol Kokotow July 27, 2021
  28. To our dear friend Margaret. We have lost a beautiful friend who will be sadly missed. We have so many good memories of you to cherish. You were one of a kind. Sleep peacefully our friend. Carol and Wal Kokotow ❤❤

    Carol Kokotow July 27, 2021
  29. Dearest Margaret,
    We only knew each other for a short time, but the memories will last forever.
    With deepest sympathy from your brother George, Betty and family.

    George T White July 27, 2021