Geoffrey Athol Rose

17th December 2022, late of Tuross Head.

Dearly loved brother of Peter, Michael and John, brother-in-law to Helen, Sue, Carole & Debbie, and their families, father of Steven, dear friend of Joan.

Aged 79 years.

Geoff’s relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend his funeral to be held at the Chapel of the Broulee Memorial Gardens, Broulee, with a service commencing 12:00pm on Friday the 13th of January 2023.

This will be followed by a function at Club Tuross, Tuross Head to celebrate his life on the sea and the land, in boat and car.

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  • Pamela Eagar

    I am so sorry to hear of Geoff’s passing. Please accept my deepest condolences . He will be sadly missed.

  • Terry Makings

    As we remember our Shipmate’s time at Williamstown Naval Dockyard:
    We know that the time comes to each of us, when the Supreme Commander calls us from our earthly service. No matter how well we prepare for this, we feel sorrow, when there is another gap in our ranks. Geoff, a Navy Veteran who served his Sovereign, his country and made a valued contribution to the great traditions of the Royal Australian Navy.
    There is no fear now, as Geoff embarks on the unknown sea. For he is in the care of the Great pilot, and we who remain, wish him a safe voyage, and firm anchorage in that final harbour, where storms and tempest are no more.

  • Judy HARPER

    2 months too late. I was a childhood playmate of Geoffrey when we lived in Manly. Deciding this morning to look him up I find I am 2 months too late. My sincerest sympathy to his family. Judy Harper (nee Oubridge).

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