Ian ‘Bunter’ McCONNELL

On October 10, 2023 at Warrnambool (formerly of Kolora).

Much loved husband of Jean (dec.).

Loved father of Noel, Alan, Keith, Fiona and Susan.

Fond father-in-law of Lyn, Susie, Kaye, Sally, Peter and Jon.

Adored ‘Bunter’ of Jodie and Tim, Nathan and Joanna, Lee and Scott, Ben and Lisa, Matthew and Maddy, Danielle and Paul, Courtney, Alexandra, Mitch and Casey, and George.

Great ‘Bunter’ of Hudson, Isabel, Winnie, Eloise, Tom, Mia, Theo, Edie, Grace, Wren, Henry, Noah, Frankie, Lenny, Florence, Lola and Wilkie.

Dear friend of Verna.

Aged 93 years



Funeral Notice

ServiceOctober 16, 2023 - 10:00 am10.00am Graveside Terang Cemetery Terang, VIC Venue: 11.00am Kolora Noorat Football Netball Club

Family and friends of BUNTER are invited to attend a Graveside Service at the Terang Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Terang on MONDAY (October 16) commencing at 10.00am. To be followed by a Service to celebrate his life at the Kolora Noorat Football Netball Club, MacKinnons Bridge Road, Noorat commencing at 11.00am. In Lieu of flowers donations to Klim Foundation (CIDP) would be appreciated. Visit Guyetts Funerals webpage for livestream access or to leave tributes and condolences.


  1. My thoughts and love are with Noel, Alan, Keith, Fiona & Susan at this sad time on the passing of Uncle Ian.
    Memories of the special bond between cousins and family get togethers over the years and catching up with Ian at Gateway will be memories I will have forever.
    Sorry I was unable to attend today
    Susan Mitchell (Vickers)

    Sue Mitchell October 16, 2023
  2. In Loving Memory of Ian “Bunter ” McConnell
    Our thoughts are with his family and friends on this sad day
    Our memories take us back to many happy childhood memories of family gatherings
    Sending love and sincere condolences to family and friends
    Jennifer & Royston Lloyd

    Jennifer LLOYD October 16, 2023
  3. Deepest sympathy, great man will be missed at bowls

    Bev Grant October 16, 2023
  4. Sincere sympathy to all the family on the sad passing of “Bunter”.
    Great memories of his time at Kolora.
    My sincere apologies that I will not be able to attend his funeral but will be thinking of you all at this sad time.
    Gary Clifford

    Gary Clifford October 14, 2023
  5. Sending my love and condolences to Noel, Alan, Keith, Fiona, Susan and all Bunter’s family. It was indeed a huge honour to call him a friend and to be included as ‘one of the crew’. Rest easy Bunter.
    Loved always.

    Goldie October 13, 2023