John passed away in Mildura on August 9, 2022, aged 64 years. Husband of Peta, father of Brent. John was a loved son, brother, brother-in-law, and friend to many.

Funeral Notice
Coomealla Memorial Garden Bush Chapel Brennan Drive, Coomealla, NSW 2717View Map

Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend John’s funeral service to be held at the Coomealla Memorial Gardens Bush Chapel, Brennan Drive, Coomealla, on August 26,2022, commencing at 10:30am

View John's funeral livestream here
  1. John – It was great to reconnect after 30 years. Loved your banter and honesty. I am so saddened by your loss but grateful that we got a chance to reconnect. May you Rest In Peace. Craig Mahon (Bellmere Queensland)

    Craig Nelson Mahon August 24, 2022
  2. A great bloke taken way too soon!! RIP AH JOHN!!

    Leigh Rayner August 24, 2022
  3. I remember the time on the house boat on the Murray you will be sadly missed mate RIP John😢

    Robin McKittrick August 25, 2022
  4. RIP John. I used to work with him in the blueshift. Nice guy and very helpful.

    Neelan August 25, 2022
  5. John, always a loyal friend and workmate who was always ready to help and support others, taken way too early, R.I.P Comrade. Alex Millar

    Alex Millar August 25, 2022
  6. I’m sorry we didn’t get more time together Dad, I wish I’d have made more effort, I’m sorry mate, will be the hardest thing for me to live with, until we meet again old boy 🍻

    Brent Atherton August 26, 2022
  7. I have fond memories of a great childhood with you John. A large part of who I am today is because you were present and treated me like your own daughter. I will treasure those memories forever. RIP John xx

    Jade Jaworski August 26, 2022