John Sutherland GUNN

On 7th February, 2024 of Koroit.

Loved and adored son of Leonard and Ivy (both dec).

Much loved brother of Rosemary (dec.) and Dorothy (Bailey) and their families.

Aged 73 years

Now flying high


The Memorial Service for JOHN will be held at the Eastern Park Chapel, 271 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool on FRIDAY (February 16) commencing at 2.00pm.

Prior private burial

Please click this link to view John’s Funeral Service

Funeral Notice

ServiceFebruary 16, 2024 - 2:00 pm271 Raglan Parade Warrnambool, VIC View MapVenue: Eastern Park


  1. Thinking of you Dot. My friend from school Betty Nisbet (nee Hodges) notified me of John`s passing.

    Judith Dark February 26, 2024
  2. So Sorry to hear of Johns passing. My brotherinlaw Leon Dark worked with John at Warrnambool Town Hall.
    He notified me of his passing.
    I live in the Newcastle NSW area now.Ken has passed away.
    My thoughts are with you and your family.

    Judith Dark (nee Judith Good) February 26, 2024
  3. I have so many memories with you at the old “P.A.C” with my grandmother Elaine Walther. Thank you for everything you did for her. RIP, May the music never stop. <3

    Kim Taylor February 16, 2024
  4. Amazing memories of such a genuine,generous big hearted friend.
    Captain Johnny you will live on in our hearts forever.
    You are now one of the stars in your much loved night sky. We will miss you always.
    Robin,Pat and family Perth

    Patricia Dicks Robin Biddulph February 14, 2024
  5. My sincere sympathy to you Dorothy. John will be sadly missed.

    Noela Gibson February 14, 2024
  6. RIP John, You will be sadly missed. Always up for a chat. The Koroit theatre will not be the same without your dedication. Deepest sympathy to your sister Dorothy.

    Vicki Anders February 12, 2024
  7. R.i.p John, a wonderful client always so friendly that was always up for a chat, a warrior until the end.

    Black Crow Barbers Koroit February 12, 2024
  8. A true gentleman. Thank you John for all your guidance and help. Always willing and able to go that extra mile.
    From the lighting crew at Warrnambool High School (in the early 70s).

    Paul Marks February 12, 2024
  9. Vale a lovely, no assuming and gentle man always nice to chat with. Thank you for all your help in the theatre whenever I was there. Condolences to all your family and friends.

    Damien Webster February 10, 2024
  10. To Andrew and family, sorry to hear of John’s passing.I’ve known John all my life and was involved with him through the Koroit theatre and the Irish Festival. Sad time for Koroit. RIP, Des and Carmel Noonan.

    Des Noonan February 10, 2024
  11. Great memories of many years working for the McLean family.Thanks for everything John, you will be greatly missed. Deepest condolences to Dorothy and family. RIP John

    Brad McLean February 10, 2024
  12. Our deepest sympathy to Dorothy and family. At rest after a brave battle. We will miss you.
    Robyn and Luke

    Koroit Newsagency February 9, 2024
  13. Fond memories of a lovely customer and friend, we will all miss you coming in for a coffee. Rest peacefully John. Our sympathy to all your family. Love Raelene, Brent, Justin and all the staff at Koroit Bakehouse

    Koroit Bakehouse February 9, 2024
  14. Deepest condolences to all of Johns family and friends.
    Thanks for all the good times and chats. You will be missed by all in the theatre network.
    From Rhys and the Parsons family.

    Rebecca Parsons February 9, 2024
  15. Memories of a fond cousin
    No more suffering John
    Sympathy to Dot and families
    From Helen,Bob,Steve,Gillian and families.

    Helen Mathers February 9, 2024
  16. Remembering the good times at the aero club.
    RIP John

    Neil Dumesny February 8, 2024