SURKITT, Reginald Graeme (Nom)

Died peacefully at Warrnambool Hospital after a sudden illness surrounded by his loving family.

Dearly loved husband of Margaret for 58 years.

Treasured father and father-in-law of Jimmie and Cathy, Daryl, Wendy (dec.), Christine and Tom, Rosalie and Gerard, Murray and Jo.

Grandfather of 11 and great grandfather of 4.

Son of Vivian and Ivy (both dec.).

Brother of Bernie, Max and Jill.

Forever in our hearts


Funeral Notice

ServiceJune 14, 2018 - 12:00 amRitchie Street Caramut, View MapVenue: Caramut Football Club, Recreation Reserve


  1. We love you Pappy
    Big hugs Koen (Crackers) and Henry (H)

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  2. Our Pap,

    Thank you for being the greatest Pap in the world.
    You always made so much time for us and took such an interest in our lives.

    We loved having adventures around Caramut with you and watching “The Chase”.

    We already miss you so much but cherish our precious memories with you.

    We love you Pap
    Love your girls- Ames, Hannah (Bird), Sars and Georgia (Toe) xxxx

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  3. You always had time for the important things in life. Dedicating every day to family, friends and community. You set the best example every day of your life. We’ll be proud to carry it forward.

    Nathan and Chelsea

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  4. We are so proud to be able to call you Pap.
    Thanks for being not only our grandfather and great grandfather but also our mate.
    We will continue to enrich your values, humour and easy going nature into our family’s lives and forever talk about you and pass on your stories to our children.

    Forever in our hearts and memories.

    Love Adam, Jenna, Bonnie and Sully.

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  5. Dear Pap,

    We feel extremely lucky and fortunate to have grown up with you in our lives. You were always genuinely interested and supportive of our endeavours, and we value the life lessons, knowledge and memories were shared.

    We love you and will value your friendship forever.

    Scott, Troy, Jordan

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  6. Thanks so much Dad (Pappy) for always being a great father, grandfather and friend.

    You were always there to give your time to be there for us and provide support.

    We will miss your advice, stories, jokes and laughs.

    Thanks for everything, we will miss you forever.

    Love always,
    Murray, Jo, Koen and Henry.

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  7. My Dad.

    How can I put into words all that you mean to me…..

    Dad. Thank you.

    Thank you for always being there for me, Gerard and our Girls.

    Thank you for your quiet guidance and for being so proud and interested in everything we did.

    Thank you for being you.
    So proud to be called your daughter,
    Will love and miss you every day.

    Love Rosalie (Flo), Gerard, Amy, Hannah, Sarah and Georgia

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  8. Dad, you were my father as well as my friend and mentor.

    You never judged, were always there to help and to support with unconditional love for the most important people in my life,
    Tom, Adam and Jenna, Nath and Chelsea, Bon and Sully.

    We are going to miss you so much.
    Hoping you have caught up with Wendy.
    Lots of Love forever
    Christine xoxo

    I could never repay you for all that you have done for us over the years. I hope you knew how much I respected and loved you.
    I will be forever grateful to have had you as my friend

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  9. You were certainly a terrific bloke to have as a father.
    Always enjoyed having a beer with you and listening to your stories. I am going to miss you a hell of a lot.
    – Daryl

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  10. Beloved father of Jimmie, father-in-law of Cathy.

    Grandfather of Scott and Eliza, Troy and Jordan.

    Great grandfather of Xavier and Leo.

    Dear Dad,

    Thank you for all the love and support you always gave so freely. We will always remember the great times growing up in Caramut, our discussions around the kitchen table and phone chats on Sunday nights.

    A great dad, father-in-law and grandfather.
    We will always love you.
    – Jimmie and Cathy

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  11. Graeme-It was great to see and chat with you recently. We will always remember your easy going nature and always happy smiling face – true Surkitt traits. Our heartfelt sympathy to Margaret and family. Love your cousin Anne on behalf of Robert (Bob) Surkitt family xx

    Anne Surkitt Hollander June 13, 2018