McKENNEY – Thelma (née Davis)

Born on January 1, 1937. Passed away August 5, 2020.

Passed away peacefully wrapped in the love and memories of her family and friends. Sister of David, Ron, Doreen, Graham, Peter (dec), Robin, and Shirley (dec). Cherished mother and mother-in-law of Lenny (dec) and Dianne, Julie and Colin, Trev and Debbie, Susie and Mick, Vickie, and Mal.Beloved grandmother to 16 and great grandmother to 13.
Reunited With Loved Ones Who Have Gone Before In Heaven’s Garden

Funeral Notice
Due to COVID19 restrictions the Funeral Service for Mrs Thelma McKenney will be a private Funeral, by invitation only. A service to celebrate Thelma’s life will be live streamed from Traralgon Uniting Church on FRIDAY (August 14, 2020) commencing at 11.00 am. To view the live stream, Click here.
Tributes
  1. All our sympathy to Thelma’s Children , Grand Children and Great Grand Children, Brothers & Sisters, on her passing , a loving Mother and Caring Sister. Loving partner of Brian Iseppi (Dec) and warm and caring friend to the Iseppi and Morley Families.
    Louise & Graeme, Jodie & Anthony, Robert & Lisa, Adam & Elizabeth.

    Graeme & Louise Morley August 6, 2020
  2. Thelma I enjoyed our walks around the village last summer sharing your love and knowledge of plants with me .
    Peace be with you Janine Shurmer.

    janine shurmer August 7, 2020
  3. Dear Aunty Thelma, a loving person, I have such fond memories I’ll always cherish. Deepest sympathy to Di, Julie, Trevor, Sue, Vicki, Mal and all your families. Sorry I can’t be there for you but my thoughts are x

    Pauline August 9, 2020
  4. Rip Thelma. Thinking of all your family at this sad 😞 time

    Kerrie Welch August 9, 2020
  5. Although we can’t be there our thoughts are with you all. We know how much she cherished her family as it grew through the generations to continue her legacy. Rest In Peace now, you fought an incredible battle & retained your quick wit to the end. Lots of love from your Kiwi family xoxo

    Davis Family - NZ August 9, 2020
  6. RIP Auntie Thelma. I can still remember my early farm stays at Toongabbie. They were a highlight of my social season. Always remember the warmth and hospitality from both Don and Thelma. condolences to all. Thinking of you. Love Pete and Denise. xx

    peter and denise lessels August 9, 2020
  7. Deepest sympathy to the McKenney family. Your mum will be sadly missed by you all. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.
    Geraldine and Chris

    Geraldine O’Connell August 10, 2020
  8. My mumma kept a garden
    A garden of the heart
    She planted all the good things
    That gave my life it’s start
    I am my mother’s garden
    I am her legacy
    And hope forever she feels the love
    Reflected back from me
    I will miss you mumma xo
    Rip

    Vickie McKenney August 10, 2020
  9. To Thelmas family all our condolences on the loss of Thelma. Avice Marsh and family will miss Thelma and her caring nature RIP

    Heather Longmore August 10, 2020
  10. Farewell and rest peacefully, Thel. You will live on in our hearts forever.

    Robin Davis August 12, 2020
  11. Thelma loved getting her nails done, and rarely missed an appointment. I will miss our chats. Was truly a lovely lady
    Was so sad to hear of her passing. Condolences to the family.
    Christine Poole & Ingrid Hodge. (nail ladies)

    Christine A Poole August 13, 2020
  12. All my love to all Thelma’s family. I know she will be missed but lots of memories held in your hearts xx

    Deb byron August 13, 2020
  13. Aunty Thelma I always enjoyed your sense of humor and you were just a joy to be around. Love Theresa

    Theresa davis August 14, 2020
  14. Our deepest sympathy is extended to Di, Julie and Colin, Trevor and Debbie, Sue and Mick, Vickie and Mal and all your families on the passing of your dear loving mum, Thelma.
    At peace in Gods garden now.
    Fond memories of a lovely lady.

    Chris, Sue, Sherryn, Foxx, Tim and Emily

    Sue Membrey August 14, 2020
  15. Aunty Thel, my childhood memories of you are wonderful memories, including your beautiful fruit trees, flowers, chickens and a beautiful warm and kind lady pottering beside the slow combustion stove. Rest peacefully beautiful soul ♥️ Xx

    Raquel McDonald August 14, 2020
  16. See you later and hoodoo Mum /Nan
    Your battle is over .
    I hope there’s a garden where your going.
    And you know all of your grandkids will be warm with your custom made blankets..
    Sleep well and love from Trev, Deb, Casey &Chris ,Nikki & Brendan, Jake & Kim ,Charlie ,Dakota &Lexi ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    Trevor August 14, 2020
  17. Dear vicki and family my thoughts and preys are with you today at this sad time Thelma was a beautiful lady taken way to soon heaven has just received another beautiful angel fly high and free love janine

    Janine paulet August 14, 2020
  18. Hi Sue
    My heart goes out to u and your family . I remember your mum and all the good times . Thinking of u
    Love Carol Curnow

    carol curnow August 14, 2020
  19. To My beautiful Aunty Thel,
    Although this is a sad time for all us left here on earth, I want to say Welcome back to your mummas arms, I know they will be wrapped around you tightly and i know your siblings and partners will be there to welcome you too..but mostly I hope your boy runs into your arms so you can all be together and final rest at ease watching your family here on earth from heavens windows, knowing that one day we will all meet again. Love you, please give my mum aka your sister a big hug from me too xx

    To my family and the beautiful legacy she leaves behind….oh what a wonderful amazing keepsake that is, my you all find comfort in one another’s arms and hold each other tight. My heart is breaking for you all and our thoughts are with you and yours xoxox

    Love Warren Brooke Tash Tahlia Lockie and Blake Stewart xoxo

    Brooke stewart August 14, 2020
  20. Sending you all my love and thoughts. May you R.I.P Thelma your knitted blacker for the twins will be cherished forever.
    Love Kelly and kids xoxo

    Kelly August 14, 2020
  21. Thinking of all of you today, so sorry for your loss.

    Julie Purdue August 14, 2020
  22. A gentle woman gone to rest. Such a good friend of Avice Marsh who will miss her dearly

    Susan de Cann August 14, 2020
  23. Our thoughts are with you at this very sad time, love to all the family

    Judy and david MacCubbin

    Judith MacCubbin August 14, 2020
  24. What a beautiful service and lovely speeches from the girls and grandchildren. Was nice to be there over the internet even though you couldn’t see us. Take care everyone, thinking of you all in these times. Love from Mark and Julie McKenney

    Mark McKenney August 14, 2020
  25. My deepest sympathy to dearest Julie and family on the passing of Thelma Nancy – my heart opens up to you all.

    “May the flowers bloom in abundance in your garden in the sky as you tender it with love,
    May your animals gather around you, giving you much love and laughter”. xxx

    Linda Susan Randall August 14, 2020
  26. Sympathy to Trevor and Debbie and all the family at this sad time

    Bill & Joy Hurenkamp August 14, 2020
  27. Our beautiful Nana Mack
    Our hearts cannot yet fathom that you are gone, the toughest woman any of us knew. So many memories, & so much love. Until we meet again, we will cherish the little treasures you knitted & crocheted for us all, & remember you, & speak of you every day, with love.
    Rach, Quinn, Alexander & Annabel.

    Rachael Langley August 14, 2020
  28. See you later and hooroo Mum /Nan
    Your battle is over .
    I hope there’s a garden where your going.
    And you know all of your grandkids will be warm with your custom made blankets..
    Sleep well and love from Trev, Deb, Casey &Chris ,Nikki & Brendan, Jake & Kim ,Charlie ,Dakota &Lexi ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    Trevor September 8, 2020