GAIRNS, Mary Jean Margaret (nee Purcell)

Passed away peacefully in Mildura on Thursday August 26, 2021 aged 90 years. Beloved wife of Ken (dec). Dearly loved mother of Heather and Helen. Loved mother in law of Richie. Adored Nanna of Derek, Travis and Kim, Ashley and Carmela; Gran Nan of Will (dec), Lucy, Maya, Penny, Flynn, Felicity, Halle, and Charlotte.

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GAIRNS, Mary Jean Margaret (nee Purcell) - 2021-09/02 1.00

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  • Colin And Althea Hunt

    Jean was a passionate farmer who loved her animals. Jean was an upstanding member of the Millewa farming community. She was a very thoughtful person with a heart of gold.

  • Ash and Carmela Clarke

    Nan we all so sad that you are gone. We will remember your smile, the good times we have shared and all that you have taught us.
    Forever in our hearts Ash, Carmela Lucy Penny and Felicity

  • Noel And Mary Mewburn

    So many fun times were had on the farm you always had the most radiant personality you never let anyone go hungry as you loved to cook and make sure everyone was full. Memories we’ll cherish forever. Rip you will be missed sending all our love to the gairns family.

  • Jenni Miller

    Wonderful memories of a beautiful lady with true pioneer spirit and brilliant culinary and baking skills.

    What an incredible life for 90 years and a friend to so many. A true legend.

    You will be greatly missed. Rest In Peace dear Mrs G.

    Deepest sympathy to Helen, Heather & Richie, Derek, Travis & Kim, Ash & Carmela and Families.

    Thinking of you all.

    Jenni Miller xo 🌺

  • Geraldine Garraway

    Jean you were a life long friend to our Mum and Dad, spoilt us rotten when we arrived at the school bus stop and when ever we saw you. Memories have been made between our families that will be cherished for a life time. You will be sadly missed.