JENNINGS (nee Currie) – Joan Jewell

Born on May 15, 1920. Passed away March 11, 2018.

Aged 97 years

Loyal and loving wife of Ian (dec).

Beloved mother and friend of Elizabeth, Julian (dec), Richard and Alison, Virginia, Gregory (dec), John and Shirley, Kevin, Allan and Jenny, Regina and Richard.

Adored  by her 20 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren.

One beautiful soul who provided so much love and joy to so many.

A life lived with strength, loyalty and laughter.

Rest in peace Darling!

God looked around his garden
and found an empty space.

Then he looked down upon this earth
And saw your tired face.
He put his arms around you
And lifted you to rest.
God’s garden must be beautiful
He only takes the best.


Mum- my best friend, my advisor, my beautiful, kind mum. I miss you so much. You were an inspiration and a truly beautiful lady, so funny, so kind. You always gave us all so much of yourself, never too busy to listen or give your love. Your get up and go enthusiastic nature was infectious and even in your dark times, you found so much joy in life and living. I will say good night to you every night to bring me a sense that you are still watching over me. Giny, Danielle, David, Nicole and children.


Loved mother and grandmother of Greg and Kerry; Andrea, Craig, Chelsea and families.

Adored Mother, Grandma and Great grandma of John; Shirley; Jade, Nathan, Charli, Ayva and Piper; Sam, Lisa, Jace, Kobi and Evi; Holly, Leigh, Lily and Stella. How lucky we are to have known, loved and been loved by you. You will forever be missed, loved and in our thoughts and hearts. Love and God bless Gran!

A great mother and a good, honest person of the highest integrity. I will forever be in debt to her for her influence in helping make me who I am. Kevin.


Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Allan and Jenny. Loved grandmother of Josh, Rory, Carly and Kristina. Great grandmother of Kade, Lochie, Tessa, Will and Kit. Forever in our hearts.


In loving memory of our beautiful Joan. Saying goodbye has left us broken hearted. You will be remembered in our hearts as the remarkable, strong and funny woman, who was such an inspiration to us all. Dearly loved mother, grandma and great grandma of Regina and Richard; Lydia, Michael and Eden; Megan, Michael and Maddie; Luke, Sarah and Max; Ben and Tilly. Goodbye Dear! God Bless!

Funeral Notice
St. Michaels Catholic Church Church Street, TraralgonView Map
The Funeral Service for Mrs Joan Jennings will be held at St. Michaels Catholic Church, Church Street, Traralgon, on Tuesday (March 20th 2018) commencing at 1.30pm.

The funeral will leave at the conclusion of the service for the Gippsland Memorial Park Cemetery, Traralgon.