Glenn Vincent DOWIE

28/09/1940 – 27/12/2023

After a short battle Glenn passed away peacefully at home in Port Fairy

in the care of his loving wife Kaye, and children Aaron and Anna.

A much loved pop of Del Sol,

Son of Vin (dec.) and Nell (dec.), brother of Allan (dec.) and Trevor.

Family and friends are invited to attend a public

Memorial Service organised by family to celebrate Glenn’s life at

St John’s Anglican Church, Barclay Street, Port Fairy,

on Wednesday (January 17) commencing at 2.00pm.

Casual bright clothing welcomed

In lieu of cards & flowers please donate to

Peace of Mind Foundation- Brain Cancer Support

Funeral Notice

ServiceJanuary 17, 2024 - 2:00 pmBarclay St Port Fairy , VIC View MapVenue: St John's Anglican Church Port Fairy

Family and friends are invited to attend a public Memorial Service organised by family to celebrate Glenn's life at St John's Anglican Church, Barclay Street, Port Fairy, on Wednesday (January 17) commencing at 2.00pm.


  1. Condolences to Kay and family, a wonderful friend who will be sadly missed. RIP GLENN

    Glenn Wilkinson January 17, 2024
  2. Condolences to the family of Glenn..will miss the chats about the boys in black and red and seeing you at the gates of the gardens oval on game day.

    Paul Huismann January 17, 2024
  3. People like Glenn are the heart and soul of small town communities. Will miss you and the cheeky banter at the gate on game days.
    Deepest sympathy to all his family and those he held dear.
    Gerard & Maria Sully

    Gerard Sully January 17, 2024
  4. Sorry for your loss of Glenn, he will be sadly missed. Thinking of you at this time Kaye Aaron and Anna.from Leonnie

    Leonnie Kearney January 11, 2024
  5. Deepest Sympathy to Kaye,Aaron and Anna on the loss of Glenn, fond memories of my boss and workmate for many years at Glaxo,and also my thanks for getting me to join APEX in Port Fairy.RIP Glenn you will be missed. Donald Jewell..

    Donald Jewell. January 4, 2024
  6. My deep condolences to all the Dowie family on Glenn’s passing. Many happy memories of shared get-togethers! You will be sadly missed, Glenn

    Sue Henderson January 3, 2024
  7. Sincere condolences. Glenn was a wonderful friend to Roy when we moved to Port Fairy. Fond memories.

    Evelyn Pollock and family

    Evelyn Pollock January 3, 2024
  8. Sending our love and sympathy to Kaye, Aaron and Anna on the passing of Glenn.
    A wise and gentle man.
    With love from Marlene, Roger, Adam, Bronwyn, Gabrielle and their families.

    Bronwyn Rantall January 3, 2024
  9. To Kaye, Aaron & Anna

    Please accept our sincere sympathy. Glenn was a lovely kind man. Full of good humour. He will be missed at the mens lunches and folkie construction.

    Henry & Jeanette

    Jeanette and Henry Toller-Bond January 3, 2024
  10. Deepest sympathy to all the family on the loss of Glenn he was my boss and workmate over the years a terrific colleague and friend see the bombers fly up and also a good family friend over the years RIP Trevor Kemp and Family

    Trevor Kemp January 1, 2024
  11. Sending my sympathy and thoughts, Kaye.

    Bruce Macrae January 1, 2024
  12. Deepest sympathy to Kaye, Aaron, Anna and Del on the passing of your dearly loved husband, father and grandfather, Glenn.

    Helen, David, Solée and Jeldee Robertson.

    Helen Robertson January 1, 2024
  13. Our sympathy to Kaye, your family and Trevor.
    We cannot Imagine not seeing Glenn again, or what your world will be without him.
    We share your sadness and cherish our memories of him.
    Bernice and Barry Wolff

    Bernice and Barry Wolff January 1, 2024
  14. Deepest sympathy on the loss of Glenn.

    Sean and Virginia Peterson

    Virginia Peterson January 1, 2024
  15. Sending love and sympathy to Kaye, Aaron and Anna and to all of Glenn’s extended family. Love from Margaret and Julie Eagles.

    Julie Eagles January 1, 2024
  16. Deepest sympathy to all the families
    involved. Glen was a respected member of the Port Fairy community and will be missed by the many friends that he had in the many organisations that he served during his life.

    Brian and Lucy Taylor January 1, 2024
  17. To Kaye and family Sorry to hear of the passing of Glen he was a great workmate of Graeme at the Folk Festival Lesley Hamilton

    Lesley Hamilton December 31, 2023
  18. My sincere condolences to Kaye, Aaron & Anna and family. Many fond memories of Glenn. Always a friendly smile. A true gentleman
    The Winter family

    Alison Winter December 31, 2023
  19. Sincere condolences to all the family. I remember Glenn as being a lovely man. Thinking of you all. Robyn Bell

    Robyn Bell December 30, 2023
  20. Our heartfelt sympathy to Kaye, Aaron & Anna.
    Glenn was such a wonderful man and a dear friend. He will be so sadly missed.
    Rest in peace Glenn

    Tim and Deb Gleeson and family

    Tim Gleeson December 30, 2023
  21. We send our condolences and love to Kaye and family.
    Trevor and Pam Hockley

    Trevor Hockley December 30, 2023
  22. To Kaye and family, I’m very sorry to hear of the passing of Glenn. A past work colleague of Peter. Angela Brian

    Angela Brian December 30, 2023
  23. To dear Kaye Aaron and Anna
    with our sympathy and love
    to you all on the loss of
    We have many happy memories
    over the years of time spent
    Love Jan Brian and family

    Janice Willey December 30, 2023
  24. Deepest sympathy to Dear Kaye, Aaron and Anna.
    We all have wonderful memories of our great times spent together over many years.
    Glenn, you will be sadly missed by all of us.
    Barry and Cheryl, Vonnie and Maureen

    Yvonne Dowie December 30, 2023
  25. Kaye we were sorry to hear of the passing of Glenn, please accept our sincere sympathy from Jan & Jodie at Macarthur

    Jan Pearse December 30, 2023
  26. Condolences to the Dowie Family, Glenn and Trevor were/are always happy to see you and good for a chat.
    Will be sadly missed.

    Neil & Debra Dumesny

    Neil Dumesny December 29, 2023
  27. My sympathies to all Glen was a fine man.

    Graeme DowieI December 29, 2023
  28. Deepest Sympathy to the family. Glenn was a lovely gentleman Cate from Koroit

    Cate Moloney December 29, 2023
  29. To Kaye snd family Our sincere condolences on the passing of Glen Sadly missed
    Donna and James Smith

    Donna Smith December 29, 2023
  30. To dear Kaye and family Condolences on the passing of Glen . RIP
    Kevin Spencer

    Donna smith December 29, 2023
  31. What wonderful times we all had together over the years. Treasured memories. Much love to Kaye, Aaron and Anna. I’ll miss you Glenn.

    Maureen Fawcett December 29, 2023
  32. Our prayers are with you all on the passing of Glenn. Michael worked with him at Glaxo for many years, a great worker with a quick wit. Our condolences.
    Michael and Anita Watts

    Michael Watts December 29, 2023
  33. It is with great sadness that we learn of Glenn’s death. He will be remembered for his great contribution to the Port Fairy community and particularly his love for our Port Fairy Folk Festival with his tireless work for over 30 years as part of the construction team. We send our condolences and love to Kaye, Aaron & Anna and the Dowie clan. A great man has been lost to us but our memories will survive.
    The Port Fairy Folk Festival Committee, Staff, Volunteers and Friends.

    Port Fairy Folk Festival December 28, 2023
  34. Much love Kaye and family at this sad time.
    Thoughts with you and memories of some lovely times spent with Glenn.

    Annette Wilkinson December 28, 2023