Shirley Joan BARKER

14/02/1934 ~ 25/04/2022

Passed away at Koorooman House, Leongatha surrounded by her loving family.

Dearly loved wife of Don (dec.).

Only daughter of the late Arthur and Hilda Gee.

Sister of Les, Ray Kenny, Graham (all deceased), Don and Alan.

God made a wonderful mother,
a mother who never grows old.
He made her smile of the sunshine,
and he moulded her heart of pure gold.
In her eyes he placed bright shining stars,
in her cheeks fair roses you see.
God made a wonderful mother
and he gave that dear mother to me.

Loved mum and nanny to David, Sheryl, Lauren, Matt, Kylie and Ben.
Great nan to 4

Treasured mum and nanny to Jan and Bruce Templeton,
Brett, Matthew, Nicola and great nanny to Geri.

Adored mum and nanny to Joy and Nigel Bailey
Ricky, Amy, Tomas, Alekz and Tyler.
Great nan to 6

Funeral Notice

ServiceMay 3, 2022 - 10:00 am271 Raglan Parade Warrnambool, VIC Venue: Eastern Park

The Funeral Service for SHIRLEY will be held at the Eastern Park Chapel, 271 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool on TUESDAY (May 3) commencing at 10.00a.m. Private Cremation The Funeral Service will be streamed at the above date and time. it can be viewed on the ‘Streaming’ section


  1. Thanks for laughing and always smiling when we saw each other.
    God bless to you, you made my day simply pleasurable. RIP Shirley, it was a privilege to look after you…xoxo. I’ll never forget your word’s. Thank you. ❤️

    Lianne May 5, 2022
  2. Such a wonderful delight to meet you Shirley. You will be missed greatly.

    Carolyn May 3, 2022
  3. Many fond memories of time spent at Belmore Road. Loved your wonderful Saturday night roasts! R.I.P. Mrs Barker!

    Sincere condolences to David, Jan ,Joy and wider family.
    Joan McFadden (Clapp)

    Joan McFadden April 30, 2022
  4. a sad good-bye to my little sister shirley.a life well lived ,happily now with peacefully shirl.
    brother allan and sister in law margaret.

    allan gee April 28, 2022
  5. Fondly remembered as a loving wife to Don, mother and grandmother of her family, and a champion golfer of many years in Warrnambool and Geelong! Condolences to all of her family. Leon Maguire

    Leon Maguire April 27, 2022
  6. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. From the Ziegeler family.

    Denise Mugavin April 27, 2022