BOTTRELL, Alan Ernest

It is with much sadness we announce the passing of Alan on Sunday August 14, 2022 aged 88 years. Devoted husband of Marg. Much loved father and father in-law of Greg and Carol; Kerry and Bruno; Peter; Brett and Lyndy. Adored Grandad of Ben, Stephanie, Kira, Tamara, William, Jack, Geoffrey, and Tom.

Family and friends of the late Mr. Alan Bottrell are respectfully informed that his Graveside Funeral Service will be conducted at the Coomealla Memorial Gardens Lawn Cemetery Brennan Avenue, Dareton on Wednesday August 24, 2022 at 2.00pm.

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  • Max and Wilma Follett and family

    Sending our condolences to the family on the passing of Alan. Lots of great memories, thinking of you at this time.

  • Joan Hassall

    To the Bottrell family thinking of you all today, remembering Alan as a wonderful headmaster and friend, Lots of fun at Buronga and great memories of the International Festival from The Hassall family.

  • Tony,Lisa De Maria & Family

    Dear Margaret and family,we were so saddened to hear of the passing of Mr. Bottrel.He was a very caring,kind,gentleman.Always generous with his time ,Our family have very fond memories of many years at Buronga Primary School.
    Please accept our heartfelt Condolences.

  • Marg Jackson ( Conrick)

    Sympathy to all Alan’s family. A lasting memory from my first year English class with Alan – never commence a sentence with “ all of a sudden “. The red underline said it all.!

  • Ann and Tony Zirngast

    As Ann’s first principal at Buronga, Alan was much loved and offered wonderful guidance to her career. The contribution Alan and Margaret made to the school and the wider community cannot be overstated. Our condolences are extended to the extended Bottrell family and friends. Tony and Ann Zirngast.