OBORNE, Gail Maree (née Hayes)


Of Colac, aged 60 years.

Passed away suddenly on June 23, 2019.

Dearly loved wife of Stuart. Loving mother to Kurt and Deon. Cherished grandmother of Billie.

Beloved daughter of Gwen and James (dec) and loving sister to Roslyn.

Her beautiful nature and kind heart will be greatly missed by family and friends.

Funeral Notice

Service: Monday July 1, 2019

The Funeral of Mrs. Gail Maree Oborne will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Gellibrand Street, Colac on Monday, July 1, 2019 commencing at 11:00 a.m.

In accordance with family wishes a Private cremation will be held.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Parkinson's Victoria would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the service.

67 tributes Leave your tribute

  1. Our sincere condolences to Stuart and family on the heartbreaking loss of Gail. Such a wonderful person. Jim Tillack and Helen Deans.

    Helen Deans June 25 2019 2:29 pm
  2. Our thoughts are with you all on the sad passing of Gail from Eric and Eva

    Eva Hay June 25 2019 2:51 pm
  3. Our thoughts are with you Stu and the boys on the sad passing of Gail. Coke and Rosie Newcombe

    Rosie newconbe June 25 2019 4:13 pm
  4. Dear Stu, Kurt, Deon and Billie. So sorry to hear of dear Gail’s passing. May she be free from all pain.
    Our Love and deepest sympathies, Amy, Len, Leah, Alana, Adam and families

    Amy Cole June 25 2019 4:43 pm
  5. Dear Stuart, Kurt, Deon, Gwen, Ros & Families,
    Our deepest sympathies are extended to you all.
    A beautiful wife, mother, daughter & sister taken far to early.
    Love Barbara, Ron, Andrea & Jackie Dillon & Families.

    Barbara Dillon June 25 2019 5:09 pm
  6. Deepest sympathy Stu to you and your boys and the Hayes family , such a tragic loss of your beautiful Gail always a smile and hello RIP Gail
    Lorraine McGlynn

    Lorraine McGlynn June 25 2019 6:40 pm
  7. Our deepest condolences to Stuart and family for the sad lost of a beautiful lady and wonderful friend.
    Leanne and Noel Ballagh.

    Noel and Leanne Ballagh. June 25 2019 7:05 pm
  8. Our sincere condolences Stuart and Family on the passing of Gail
    A beautiful Lady now free of pain .Rest in Peace Gail ❤️
    Colleen and Bernie OS’hannassy

    Colleen O’Shannassy June 25 2019 7:46 pm
  9. To Stuart, Kurt, Deon
    Gwen, Ros & families,
    Deepest Sympathy on the sudden death of dear Gail,
    I am thinking of you all at this very sad time,
    Gail was a beautiful person , I always enjoyed our chats & laughs, & will remember her that way.
    King Regards Janet Evans.

    Janet Evans June 25 2019 7:50 pm
  10. Sending our love and deepest sympathy to you all on the sad loss of Gail.
    She was a special lady!

    Deirdre Stephen Rhys Karisa Jye Soni Britt Hemi and Ari

    Deirdre Tillack June 25 2019 8:46 pm
  11. R.I.P. dear GaIl such a loving caring daughter wife and mother and a great friend to all who had the pleasure of meeting you! Thank you for welcoming Hannah and all the Warrnambool crew into your beautiful family . Huge hugs and love to Stu Kurt and Deon Chris and Hannah Billie will miss her visits with you! Lots of love to you all Rose 💋💋

    Rose McNamara June 25 2019 8:48 pm
  12. Our sincere condolences Stewart on the passing of Gail
    Jenny and Damian Gatens

    Jenny gatens June 25 2019 9:02 pm
  13. Our deepest sympathy and love go to you all.
    Rest easy now. Will be sadly missed.

    Lindsay & Christine Oborne
    Justin, Sarah, Pyper & Kaylen Oborne

    Sarah Oborne June 25 2019 9:15 pm
  14. Our heartfelt sympathy to Stuart, Kurt, Deon and Billie. It was a privilege to have known Gail and may she now rest peacefully.
    Jo, Glenn, Lara and Nick

    Joanne Lynch June 25 2019 9:16 pm
  15. Our thoughts are with you and your family Stuart. Ian&Mary Morgan

    Ian Morgan June 25 2019 9:21 pm
  16. Condolences to Stu, Deon and family – Gail was very kind and well loved lady, I will remember her fondly.

    Tracey Tann June 25 2019 9:31 pm
  17. so sad to hear of Gail’s passing. Our deepest sympathy , Stuart and Family. Michelle Mcnair and Craig Keck .

    Michelle Mcnair June 25 2019 9:33 pm
  18. So sorry to hear the sad passing of Gail.
    My thoughts are with Stu, Kurt and Deon at this time.

    Jaccob Rodda June 25 2019 10:19 pm
  19. Dear Stuart, Kurt and Deon, sincere sympathy on the sad loss of your beautiful wife and mother Gail, it was a privilege to share her friendship Love from Phyllis Borwick and family

    Phyllis Borwick June 26 2019 7:00 am
  20. Dear Stuart, so sorry to hear of Gail’s passing, she fought a long battle and you were a wonderful support to her, know how your heart is aching, memories will be your friend, Love from Marg Parsons and family.

    Margaret Parsons June 26 2019 7:49 am
  21. Stuart Kurt Deon
    Our sincere condolences on the very sad news of the passing of Gail who was always a happy person and great fun to be with.
    Our Deepest Sympathy
    Sue & Stuart Walsh

    Sue Walsh June 26 2019 9:11 am
  22. Dear Stuart, Kurt, Deon, Chris, Hannah & Billie you have our heartfelt sympathy on the passing of Gail.
    We have lost one of the kindest and gentlest people I have ever had the privilege to know.
    I will cherish my memories of our time together.

    Leanne Tanis

    Leanne Tanis June 26 2019 10:35 am
  23. Sad to hear of Gail’s passing. Our deepest sympathy to Stuart and family at this sad time

    Jim & Janine O’Brien June 26 2019 10:40 am
  24. Sad to hear of Gail’s passing. Our deepest sympathy to Stuart and family

    Darron Rippon June 26 2019 12:29 pm
  25. Deepest sympathy to Stuart and family on the sad passing of Gail. She was such a lovely lady who will be sadly missed. Love to you all

    Rosie Philipson

    Rosie Philipson June 26 2019 1:47 pm
  26. Our sympathies to Stuart and family on Gail’s passing!
    Glenys and Noel Castle

    Glenys Castle June 26 2019 3:17 pm
  27. Our loving thoughts are with you at this sad time.. Sorry we can’t be with you.

    bill and verna

    bill and Verna Egan June 26 2019 4:39 pm
  28. Our Sincere Sympathy Stuart from Trevor and Julie Monk

    Julie monk June 26 2019 6:59 pm
  29. A beautiful lady taken too soon. So kind and welcoming. She had a heart of gold. Thank you for coming in to our lives and welcoming Hannah so beautifully in to yours. You meant a lot to the girls and always will. Our thoughts are with you all at this very sad time. Xxx

    Nathan Courtney and Mila June 26 2019 7:30 pm
  30. Deepest and heartfelt sympathy to you Stuart
    and your family. I remember the chats I had
    with Gail with fondness. She was a special lady.

    Glenda Robb June 26 2019 7:39 pm
  31. Rest in peace Gail. Such a beautiful soul with the biggest smile and heart of gold. You will be terribly missed by all. Sending love and strength to Stuart, Kurt & Deon.

    Laura, Josh, Harrison & Chloe Easton June 26 2019 8:15 pm
  32. Deepest sympathy Stuart, Kurt, Deon and family on the sad passing of your beloved Gail. I have many fond memories of your family from kinder years long ago. Gail was a fun loving , generous lady.
    Keeping you in my prayers
    Kathie Clissold.

    Kathie Clissold June 26 2019 8:41 pm
  33. To Dear Stuart and Boys such a beautiful person taken to soon
    Love Gary and Rhonda Eldridge
    So Sorry we carnt be with you at this sad time xxx

    Rhonda Eldridge June 26 2019 8:53 pm
  34. My heartfelt sympathy to Stuart and family on the sudden loss of Gail. She touched the lives of so many over the years with her warm, kind and gentle nature, her ready smile, zest for life and sense of fun. Farewell dear friend you will be missed.

    Sue Cauble June 26 2019 9:13 pm
  35. Very sorry to hear of Gail’s death. Our deepest sympathy to you Stuart and all your families. Regards Christine and a Peter King

    Christine King June 26 2019 9:14 pm
  36. We are so sad to hear about Gail’s passing. Sending our condolences to you Stuart, Kurt and Deon. We’ll always remember the fun times we had with Gail.

    Steve & Ros Keogh

    Steve & Ros Keogh June 26 2019 9:45 pm
  37. To Stuart, Kurt, Deon, Auntie Gwen, Ros & families.
    Our love and deepest sympathy.
    A bubbly cousin with an amazingly gentle nature.
    RIP Gail 🌸

    Deb & Phil Neale June 27 2019 11:41 am
  38. Dear Stuart, Kurt,Deon, Hannah and Billie Gwen, Ros and Family. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time of Gail’s passing. She will be remembered for that beautiful smile, caring and kind nature and the courageous fight she dealt with to stay with you all. May she rest peacefully
    Love Nola and Curley

    Nola McGuane June 27 2019 1:19 pm
  39. Dear Stu, Kurt & Chris, Deon & Hannah and Billie..
    So sad to hear of Gail’s passing , I will always remember her with a smile, a great lady taken way too soon ! Lots of love to you all..
    Big hugs to Ros, Gwen & family xxx
    Andrea & Paul Allen and our family

    Andrea Allen June 27 2019 2:02 pm
  40. Dear Stuart, Kurt, Deon and families,
    I’m so very saddened to hear of Gail’s passing. She was one special woman. I loved our chats at work and then at your home. She was such a supporter of mine…so proud of her boys and Billie. Gail loved my puppies and helped pick Anny! She made an excellent choice. Gail was a generous soul.
    Love you Gail.
    Fiona Jellie, Mum and Dad

    Fiona Jellie June 27 2019 4:22 pm
  41. Our sincere condolences to Stuart, Kurt, Deon and family. From the moment we first met Gail, we loved her gentle and kind nature and realised her special love and pride in her family.
    We love her very much and she will always be missed. You are all in our thoughts at this sad time.
    Love from Jayne, Philip, Chris and Yasmin Steel

    Jayne and Philip Steel June 27 2019 4:55 pm
  42. Dear Stu, Kurt Deon & family so sorry for your loss of Gail thinking of you all at this sad time.

    Colleen & family xx

    Colleen Colbourne June 27 2019 9:10 pm
  43. To Stuie, Deon &Kurt

    So, so sad to hear of Gail’s passing. We have so many precious memories of great times at South. Gail was such a beautiful person. One of the best. Deepest sympathy.
    Love Anne & Daryl

    Anne & Daryl Monteith June 27 2019 11:24 pm
  44. Dear Stuart, Kurt, Deon and families

    Thinking of you all at this extremely sad time with the passing of your beautiful wife, mum , Nan and friend, Gail. She was always so kind and loving. Hold your wonderful memories close to your hearts. Our love and sympathy is with you all. Jo Jamieson and family xxx

    Jo JAMIESON June 28 2019 9:05 am
  45. Dear Stuart and family, with our love and support and also to Gwen and Roslyn and family. Wonderful memories of Gail, especially the years growing up in Balintore.
    Love Helen and Geoff and our family

    Helen Vagg June 28 2019 10:50 am
  46. No more sleepovers, no more Hummingbird cake. Time to rest peacefully now Gail.
    To Stuart, Kurt & Chris, Deon, Hannah & Billie our heartfelt condolences, love and support. Gail’s smile and sense of humor is embedded in our hearts and minds for life.
    Ray & Bezz, Kellie, Casey, Rebecca and their families.

    Ray & Beryl Thomas June 28 2019 1:26 pm
  47. Dear Stuart and Family. With deepest sympathy on the very sad passing of Gail. Thinking of you all at this very sad time. Love to All. Peter and Ruth Hayes.

    Ruth Hayes June 28 2019 1:47 pm
  48. To Stuart and family, our deepest sympathies on the passing of Gayle, a much loved wife, mother and grandmother.
    To Auntie Gwen, Ros and family so sad on the passing of a much loved daughter and sister.
    All members of the (Ian) Hayes’ Family remember you at this sad time.
    Anne, Sue, Jill, Neil, Rex and Mark. Rest In Peace.

    Jill Borch June 28 2019 2:38 pm
  49. Our sympathies to Stuart and Family on the passing of Gail, She always had a smile and in for a chat. RIP ❤️ Sending lots of love 💕 from Carins ,Delwyn & lan Parker0

    Delwyn PARKER June 28 2019 3:48 pm
  50. Sincere sympathy Stuart and family from Lindsay and Marg Hulm

    LINDSAY and Margaret Hulm June 28 2019 4:22 pm
  51. Such sad news, all the best to Stuart and family.
    Ken and Dina McCoombe

    Ken McCoombe June 28 2019 4:33 pm
  52. To Stuart & Family, our deepest sympathy.

    Kerrie & John McMahon. June 28 2019 8:46 pm
  53. Dear Stuart; Kurt and Chris; Deon, Hannah and Billie, thinking of you all at this very sad time.
    We will remember Gail with fondness and miss her greatly.
    Margaret and Ed

    Margaret June 29 2019 10:33 am
  54. Thinking of you all at this very sad time. Gail was such a lovely lady. Lots of love from Jim Hutchison, and Helen and Alen Pearce and family xx

    Helen Pearce June 29 2019 3:43 pm
  55. To Stuart and family and Gwen our thoughts are with you at this sad time. Janet and Graham Brien

    Janet Brien June 29 2019 4:23 pm
  56. Dear Stuart, Kurt, Deon, partners & family, our sincerest & heartfelt condolences to you all. Gail had a quick laugh, a cheeky smile and a heart of gold. She will be missed by all who had the privilege of being in her orbit. With love, Anka & David X

    Anka Devic June 29 2019 9:13 pm
  57. Dear Stuart, Kurt, Deon and partners, our deepest condolences to you and your family on the sudden passing of Gail. You are all in our thoughts.

    The North family

    The north family June 30 2019 3:45 pm
  58. So hard to say goodbye my dear friend
    Gorgeous Billie has a very Special Guardian Angel
    I will always remember our family group time together xx
    Deepest sympathy Stu, Kurt, Chris, Deon, Hannah, Billie
    Gwen, Ros and families

    Karen Parker June 30 2019 6:47 pm
  59. Deepest sympathy to Stuart & all the family on the sad loss of Gail. As a former colleague at CSC I will always remember a kind, compassionate & respectful woman who always went over & above for students and staff. RIP dear Gail xxxx
    Leanne & Alan Green

    Leanne Green June 30 2019 8:15 pm
  60. Dear Stuart, Kurt, Chris, Deon, Hannah, Billie, and Aunty Gwen, My thoughts and condolences are with you on the death of dear Gail. Much loved second cousin to John Garner of “St. Olive” Newlyn.
    Be still and peaceful now dear Gail like a beautiful White Swan on glistening waters.

    John Garner June 30 2019 9:05 pm
  61. So very sad to hear of the passing of beautiful Gail. She will be very missed. Condolences to all of the family.
    Jasmine Irinyi

    Jasmine Irinyi July 1 2019 6:44 am
  62. Dear Ros, Robert, Shannon, Ben, Chad and family,
    My sincere condolences to you Ros on the death of your beautiful sister and best friend Gail. May she now be at at peace and restful with all she loved gone before her.

    John Garner
    “St. Olive”

    John Garner July 1 2019 10:19 am
  63. Dear Obie Kurt &Deon Condolences to you all very sad to hear of Gail’s passing a lovely lady now peacefully resting love to you all Lucy Mike &Michael

    Lucy Washington July 1 2019 6:58 pm
  64. Love You Gail
    LOVE FROM JET ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜🖤

    Jet Sullivan July 3 2019 8:15 pm
  65. Stuart and families, our deepest sympathy to you.
    Gail was a beautiful lady. So gentle, kind and always smiling.
    Treasure your wonderful memories you have of her.
    Thinking of you all at this sad time.
    Chris and Trish Parker

    Trish Parker July 5 2019 7:33 am
  66. Dear Obi, Stan & I are saddened to hear Gail had died. She was a sweet bright cheerful soul. What more can I say. She certainly experienced the most unkinder side of life. While she is now at peace your path your sadness etc without her has just begun. There is nothing or anyone can say to alleviate your felling of lose. No doubt you have many wonderful and sad memories to help over time.
    Love Marlene & Stan Kluzek

    Marlene Kluzek July 6 2019 11:31 am
  67. Dear Gwen, Ros, Stuart and family
    We are devastated to hear of Gail’s passing. While we have not seen you for many years we well remember you all as very close neighbours at Balintore and all the times we shared together.
    Mum, Evelyn is very sad for all of you and wants you to know she is thinking of you. Myself, Marion and my sisters cannot believe it. Gail was always a fun loving person.
    We all want you to know we are thinking of you.
    Love Marion (Speirs) xx

    Marion Vorwerk née Speirs July 13 2019 2:48 pm

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