Gary "Gar" Walter DALTON

11-11-1951 ~ 15-9-2020

Much loved husband of Elaine.

Loved father and father-in-law of Kylie, Troy and Lauren.

Loved step-father of Belinda and David.

Adored Grandpa and Pa of Cody and Teegan, Jade and Ella, and Asher, Rose, Jax and Talulah.

You fought so hard to stay with us,

But the struggle got too much,

I know in my heart you are at peace,

But you will always be with me

-Your loving wife Elaine

Goodbyes are not forever,

Goodbyes are not the end,

They simply mean, I’ll miss you,

Until we meet again.

Private funeral due to attendance restrictions.

The Service will be streamed on FRIDAY (September 18) commencing at 1.00p.m.

Funeral Notice


  1. Rest In Peace Gar deepest sympathy Elaine from Jim@Trish

    Jim nolan September 19, 2020
  2. Dear Elaine…our heartfelt sympathies on the passing of Gary. At peace now. With Love, Barry and Robyn Watson

    Robyn Watson September 18, 2020
  3. Deepest sympathy Elaine. So sorry for your loss. Love from Monica.

    Monica Cannon. September 18, 2020
  4. A friend,a mate,you will be sadly missed,lay in peace Gary -gar condolences to Elaine and family. Darren & Michelle brown & family.

    Darren brown September 18, 2020
  5. Thinking of you at this sad time.

    John & Bev McIlroy xx

    Bev Mcilroy September 18, 2020
  6. Dear Elaine, so sorry for your loss. Gary was such a funny bloke and we had some good laughs on our Elders trips and lunches with Gunditjmara, we are thinking of you today Annette and Alan McNaughton

    Annette McNaughton September 18, 2020
  7. Deepest sympathy to Elaine and family from bill and Angie

    Bill Stewart September 17, 2020
  8. Deepest sympathy Elaine and family..we have many fond memories from days at the Royal…not just a patron but a friend.
    Hayden & Nita

    Hayden & Nita Hill September 17, 2020
  9. Condolences Elaine and family on the passing of Gar. Thinking of you all at this very difficult time.

    Sandy Hockley September 17, 2020
  10. Deepest sympathy to Elaine.
    Our thoughts are with you and your family at this very sad time.
    Michael, Flora and your work mates at THE WOK and DRAGON INN. xx

    Andrea Baird September 17, 2020
  11. Gary, after getting to know you over many years, I will miss our catch ups.I will miss our banter, laughs and those sometimes tears. I hope your are at peace now Gary. Sincere condolences to Elaine and family.

    Brian Medew

    Brian Medew September 17, 2020
  12. We will miss you Gar!
    Forever in our hearts xxx

    Love always,

    Lea & Josh xx

    Lea O’Donohue September 17, 2020
  13. Thinking of you, Elaine and Sheryl and your families at the sad passing of Gary. Take comfort from the knowledge that he is now at peace. Take care, Harry and Geraldine

    Harry Smits September 16, 2020