Mary Stanley(1927 - 2018)


Mary Thelma

Mary Stanley (nee Holmes) (91) passed away peacefully in Canberra on Thursday 7 June 2018. Daughter of Thelma (nee Johnson) and Harold Holmes, Mary was born in Launceston on January 22 1927, lived in Ross and attended Methodist Ladies College Launceston in the 1940s. She moved to Melbourne as a young woman and married Syd Stanley in 1952. Together they have four children, Janet, Sandra, Glenn and Lynette. Mary is the love of Syd's life, and beloved of her children and their partners, her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be sorely missed by us all. A funeral service will be held at Norwood Park Crematorium in Canberra at 1:30pm on Wednesday June 13 2018. 

Published in The Examiner on June 12, 2018