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February 7, 2020
Vale: Brian Brown

WELL known and well loved Scone man, Brian Brown, passed away aged 89 on Tuesday, at the Scott Memorial Hospital in Scone. Brian was an advocate for going to the gym and was in good health, until he suffered a stroke on Sunday. He was incredibly proud of his family, was enjoying their company before […]

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February 4, 2020
Vale: Betty Pinkerton

Betty Pinkerton: 26/11/1928 – 02/02/2020 By Coleen Brown BETTY was the third child born to Stan and Edith Pinkerton of “Zanzibar” Ellerston – the eldest of the four girls. She started school at the age of seven – first on correspondence lessons and then to Ellerston for the rest of her school life except for […]

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February 3, 2020
Vale: Max Watters OAM

Iconic artist, Max Joseph Watters OAM, died on Saturday, aged 83. By Roger Skinner I first met Max in 1979, when his brother Frank (of the old Watters Gallery in Sydney) was visiting town and doing preparatory work for the Upper Hunter Environmental Exhibition. I had been introduced to Frank by my friend Garry Philp […]

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December 19, 2019
Vale: Jack Flaherty 1921 – 2019

JACK Flaherty passed away yesterday afternoon at Strathearn Aged Care in Scone, at 98 years of age. Jack grew up on “Jersey Park” at Segenhoe with his siblings Glendon, Purvis “Roy”, Clarence “Sid”, Nina Isabella and Muriel Grace. He met his wife Hilda Adel Gordon while attending primary school at Segenhoe and would recount fondly […]

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