McDONNELL – Maxwell (Max)

Born on April 14, 1929. Passed away July 4, 2021.

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Sunday the 4th of July 2021,

aged 92 years.

Loving husband of Gwen (Jo) for 63 years.

Loved father and father-in-law of Bronwyn (dec), Neil and Wendy, Treahna and Chris.

Cherished Pop to all of his Grandchildren and Greatgrandchildren.

Loved and remembered always.





Funeral Notice
Latrobe Valley Funeral Services Traralgon Chapel 260 Princes Highway , TraralgonView Map
The Funeral Service and Committal for Cremation for Mr. Maxwell (Max) McDonnell will be held at Latrobe Valley Funeral Services Chapel, 260 Princes Highway Traralgon on FRIDAY (July 09, 2021) commencing at 10.30 am.

Max’s funeral will be also be live streamed.

To view the live stream please click here.
  1. Sorry for your loss Gwen. thinking of you and the family .until we all meet again Max. Jenny and Doug from the village long ago.

    DOUGLAS CORRIN July 6, 2021
  2. Sorry for your loss Gwen. thinking of you and the family .until we all meet again Max. Jenny and Doug from the village long ago.

    JENNIFER CORRIN July 6, 2021
  3. Dad , you were the best , l was the.lucky one to have you as my dad and no matter where you have gone you will always be in my heart and memories.
    The pain of missing you is a beautiful reminder of loving you. Till we meet again xxxx.

    Treahna Black July 7, 2021
  4. A true gentleman that will be missed by everyone,I always enjoyed the stories with a coffee or a beer RIP Max

    Chris Walsh July 7, 2021
  5. Pop, you were such an amazing man. My heart is broken right now. I’ll miss you everyday. You don’t have to worry anymore we will look after Nanna. Until we meet again, rest easy old man xoxo

    Brooke, Corey & Rhylee. July 7, 2021
  6. Pop,
    You were one of a kind, life just won’t be the same with out you
    Thankyou for all the wonderful memories, you had such an impact on me and my children and we will be forever thankful to have had you in our lives, we love you and will miss you every single day.

    Kirsty, calvin, Kaidan, Marley, Asha and bailey July 7, 2021
  7. Pop,
    We were so incredibly lucky to have had you in our lives.
    I am forever grateful for the beautiful memories we have.
    You asked for so little, but gave so very much.
    We will miss you everyday.
    We love you.
    Love Dannielle, Coby and Maddison

    dannielle black July 8, 2021
  8. Dear Gwen and family

    My thoughts are with you
    Sorry I can’t be there

    Love Kerrie

    Kerryn Williams July 9, 2021
  9. Dear Aunty Gwen
    My thoughts are with you and all of the family at this sad time. What an amazing example of a lifelong partnership that you and uncle Max had for all of us.
    I’m so glad you’re surrounded by loving family today.
    In memory of a wonderful man, husband, father and pop.
    With love
    Gayle Newnham

    Gayle Newnham July 9, 2021
  10. Our condolences to Gwen and family. We will miss our little chats down at the plaza. Cherie and Faith Stone

    Cherie Stone July 10, 2021