William "Bill" George LEDDIN

Formerly of Yambuk and Port Fairy

Passed away peacefully at Opal Riverside Warrnambool on January 6, 2023

Aged 86 years

Much loved husband of Shirley

Loved and respected father of Geoff (Joffa), Kevin, Kaylene Maclarn and father-in-law of Marie, Lyn and Geoff

Fun and loving Pa Bill of Sarah, Johanna; Jason and Jae, Todd and Maddy, Alice; Tom, Caitlin, Sophie and great Pa Bill of Jack, Fletcher, Darcy, Millie, Hamish, Violet, Bobby and Maeve.

Shirley and family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Opal Riverside for their support and care of Bill these past 4 years.

A journey well-travelled, now resting peacefully

Funeral Notice

ServiceJanuary 13, 2023 - 2:00 pm271 Raglan Parade Warrnambool, VIC View MapVenue: Eastern ParkView live stream

Family and friends of BILL are invited to attend a Funeral Service at the Eastern Park Chapel, 271 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool on FRIDAY (January 13) commencing at 2.00pm. The cortège will leave at the conclusion of the Service for the Tooram Memorial Park Cemetery.


  1. All my best wishes, Shirley and the Leddin family. All my memories of Bill are of such a good, humorous and caring man – all qualities that I cherish. My thoughts are with you, as they have been for some time now – I often wonder where you are and what is happening to you. Thanks for being among Beryl’s best mates. Gavin

    Gavin Franklin January 13, 2023
  2. Dear Shirley, Joffa, Kevin, Kaylene and families
    My condolences
    Fond memories of playing tennis with Bill in the late sixties
    RIP Bill
    Margaret Sinnott

    Margaret January 13, 2023
  3. Deepest sympathies Shirley & Family. Thinking of you on the passing of Bill. I will always remember his cheeky smile and always up for a cup of tea and a chat.


    Hayley McArthur January 13, 2023
  4. Deepest sympathy to Shirley and family on the passing of Bill, thinking of you all Brian, Lucy and family xo

    Lucy & Brian Taylor January 11, 2023
  5. Shirley & Leddin Family,
    Deepest sympathy on the passing of Bill.
    Susan & David Rowbottom

    Susan Rowbottom January 11, 2023
  6. Dearest Shirley, Joffa, Kevin, Kaylene and families
    We have such wonderful memories of Bill! Thinking of you all at this sad time but we know there will be a lot of laughs as you remember all those fun times.
    Our heartfelt sympathy to you all and farewell to dear Bill, such a legend!
    Much love, Lorraine & Bruce Purcell and the Hamilton family 🤗🤗

    Lorraine Purcell January 11, 2023
  7. Deepest sympathy to Shirley and family on the passing of Bill.
    Great memories of all the fun in the glory days of the Yambuk Football Netball Club.
    Virginia Paton.

    VIRGINIA PATON January 11, 2023
  8. Our sympathy to you Shirley and family. Bill was such a warm personality always ready to chat. Regards,Trish and Rex Grady.

    Trish Grady January 10, 2023
  9. Dear Shirley Geoff (Joffa) Kevin Kaylene and families
    Sincere condolences on the sad passing of ‘Bill’
    Thinking of you all
    ‘Memories Yambuk and Port Fairy’
    Don Crow
    Michelle Sinnott Crow

    Michelle Sinnott Crow January 10, 2023
  10. To Shirley & family our thoughts are with you at this sad time
    Jan & Brian Willey

    Janice Willey January 9, 2023
  11. Sending my thoughts and condolences to you all such sadness. Thinking of you all.
    Thank you all for allowing me to take care of your husband Shirley and your dad joffa,Kevin and kaylene and families he was a lovely man and a gentleman I can still see that smile and Bill coming down the passage asking “where’s my shirley you now my shirley” and I would say she will be here at 2pm then he would thank me with a hug and I would say I sure do now your shirley.rest in peace now Bill no more suffering.
    Thank you again from chris

    Christine leonard January 9, 2023
  12. Condolences to you Shirley & family, our thoughts are with you. We have very fond memories of Bill.
    Carolyn Crowe & the Crowe clan.

    Carolyn Crowe January 8, 2023
  13. Heartfelt sympathy dear Shirley,Joffa,Kevin,kaylene and family’s,thinking of you all 💙🌹😘😘
    Rest peacefully Bill xx

    Kerryn Carter January 7, 2023
  14. Dear Shirl, Kevin Lyn, Joff Marie, Kaylene and Geoff and your families Thinking of you all at this sad time RIP Bill Donna and James xxx

    Donna Smith January 7, 2023
  15. Our deepest sympathies to Shirley, Geoff, Kevin, Kaylene and families in this sad time. Our thoughts are with you.
    Kerri & Patrina

    Kerri Leddin January 7, 2023
  16. Dear Shirley and Family
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. Bill will be remembered fondly by all.
    Love John, Penelope, Jodie, Emma and families

    Penny Roll January 7, 2023
  17. Dear, Shirl, kaylene, Geoff and families,
    Our deepest sympathies on the passing of your beloved Bill.
    Thinking of you all at this sad time
    Mark, Tiff, Thomas, India, Olivia & Meg xx🤗

    Tiffany Ludeman January 7, 2023