BALCOMBE, Florence Mary “Flo”


Passed away peacefully on October 24, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family, aged 78 years. Adored and cherished wife and soul mate of David. Precious Mum of Gary, Wayne, Lynton, Gayle, Annette, Caroline, Michael, Mathew (dec), Peter and their partners. Loved and proud Grandma of all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral Notice

Service: Tuesday October 30, 2018

The Funeral of Mrs Florence Mary “Flo” Balcombe will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Gellibrand Street, Colac on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 with Prayers commencing at 11:00 a.m.

The Funeral will leave the Church at the conclusion of the service for the Colac Lawn Cemetery.

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  1. To dear Annette and family our deepest condolences to you all on the passing of your loving mum she was a truly lovely soul from Helen and Stephen Lang and family

    Helen lang October 25 2018 7:01 pm
  2. So sorry to read this, such a beautiful lady, always loved chatting to her. Love and sympathy to Mr Balcombe and family .xoxo

    Lorraine McGlynn October 25 2018 7:11 pm
  3. Our sincere sympathy to you all at this sad time ..beautiful memories

    Coke and Rosie Newcombe October 25 2018 7:57 pm
  4. So sorry to receive this message David and family from your school mate.
    I recall when you married Florence she was a loving and caring wife and later a wonderful mother to your inspiring family. A year later I married a girl named Florence and we wish to convey how sorry we are at your loss.
    Daryl and Florence Morrow.

    Daryl and Florence Morrow October 25 2018 8:29 pm
  5. To my beautiful mum, you have been my greatest supporter and my no 1 fan, you loved me for me, unconditionally, thanks for all that you gave and all that you were , rest easy my beauty
    Caroline eldon kira Jaalla Kaden judd and families xoxo

    Caroline balcombe October 25 2018 9:31 pm
  6. My condolences to David, Gary Wayne Lynton Gayle Annette Carol Mick Peter and families.
    Thinking of you all.
    Sleep peacefully Flo,
    Fondly remembered.
    Love to you all.
    Greg Newton and family

    Greg Newton October 25 2018 9:35 pm
  7. God bless you Flo you will be forever missed. A true friend to the hewitt family

    Margaret hewitt October 25 2018 9:36 pm
  8. Deepest sympathy to Dave and all the family on the sad passing of Flo. Our thoughts are with you all.

    Joan & Lionel Scott and Family.

    Joan Scott October 25 2018 9:39 pm
  9. Sorry to hear of this sad news. Deepest sympathy to Annette and your family. Thoughts are with you all.. xx Sarah Calder.

    Sarah Calder October 25 2018 10:13 pm
  10. Thinking of you Carol at this sad time.
    Deb and Frank Park

    Debbie Park October 25 2018 10:24 pm
  11. To the Balcombe family our deepest sympathy on the passing of your wonderful caring wife & mother. Flo was one of those ladies that was salt of the earth that gave so much and never wanted anything in return. RIP Flo all your hard work is over. A good friend of Faye & Merv Brunt reunited in heaven.
    Jeanette, Peter & Donna Brunt

    Jeanette Brumby October 25 2018 10:44 pm
  12. Thinking of you all, Flo was a beautiful lady ad will be missed xxxx

    Samantha Rochford October 26 2018 5:59 am
  13. Skeet sends his condolences too David and family Flo will be sadly missed

    Skeet morrow October 26 2018 9:13 am
  14. To the Balcombe family…I remember all those years ago coming out to your home and being treated with love and humour by your beautiful Mum Flo. May she continue as your guardian angel forever. Angie Cooper ( nee Parry) and family oxoxo

    Angie Cooper October 26 2018 11:12 am
  15. Deepest sympathies to Dave and the Balcombe family in the passing of Flo.
    She was a wonderful lady who I remember fondly
    The love she showed to me and my family and the guidance when I started my family I will never forget
    Sleep peacefully with the angels another wonderful lady now at rest
    Bernadette and Bernie Walters/ family

    Bernadette Walters October 26 2018 12:21 pm
  16. To the Balcombe Family, We are thinking of you as you celebrate Flo’s remarkable life and the memories you shared. She was truly an amazing lady and loved by many. Sue, Manoj, Ayesha and the Beevers and Srivstava Families X

    Sue Beevers October 26 2018 5:12 pm
  17. Sympathies to all the Balcombes. I have such fond memories of a truly lovely lady – one who will be very much missed 💕

    Shauna Mutch October 26 2018 6:01 pm
  18. Dear Dave, Gary, Wayne, Lynton, Gayle, Annette, Carol, Mick, Peter and families,
    I’m so very saddened to read the news of Flo’s passing.
    Flo was so supportive of our family, growing up in Barry’s Road.
    Our thoughts are with you all as you navigate this very sad time of loss.
    While we will not be there in person on Tuesday, a candle will be lit in honour of Flo.
    With much love to you all,
    Vicki Anderson Bain and Rod Bain xxxxxx

    Vicki Anderson Bain and Rod Bain October 26 2018 6:35 pm
  19. So sorry to here the sad news of Flo passing condolences to Dave and family
    Ross and Ada

    Ross Rogers October 27 2018 10:47 am
  20. A beautiful lady, who will be sadly missed.

    Lorraine Black. October 28 2018 12:01 pm
  21. Dear Uncle Dave, cousins Gary, Wayne, Lynton, Gayle, Annette, Carol, Mick and Peter and all your families. Wishing you peace and comfort in what is such a trying time.

    The Eiser children always loved our vacations on the farm with Aunty Flo and Uncle Dave… And of course all our wonderfully fun cousins! Those memories will always be treasured and I very much feel for you in your loss. I am sure you will draw on the strength of your mother, our Aunty Flo, to guide you through.

    Take special care and God bless,

    Love Dianne Eiser

    Dianne Eiser October 28 2018 4:37 pm
  22. To Gayle and family. My thoughts are with you all at the passing if your mum, grandmother and great grandmother.
    Love always Sue Benn and family.

    Sue Benn October 29 2018 8:04 am
  23. What a beautiful lady, that I had the pleasure of meeting. My heart goes out to her family. Love to you all…Patrick and Lisa Barrett

    Pat and Lisa Barrett October 29 2018 9:25 am
  24. Very sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with You David your children, grand children and great grandchildren.
    Your cousin Suzanne xx

    Suzanne Blackwood (Brennan) October 29 2018 2:21 pm
  25. To dear Annette and family our deepest condoleance to your all on the passing of your loving mum she was a lovely lady we were glad we met her.
    On 30th october we were with you in our minds. Jerry and Dini Poot-Mittertreiner from Holland.

    Dini Poot-Mittertreiner October 29 2018 5:37 pm
  26. Sorry to hear the sad news David and Family From cousin Gordon Mac Donald and Family

    Gordon Mac Donald October 30 2018 11:04 am

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