Ann Deidre SYMONS (née Dans)

5/03/1938 – 5/01/2023

Dearly loved wife of Ron (dec.).

Loved mother and special friend of Helen and Mitch, David and John.

Loved Nana of Krystle, Stephen, Annalise and Christopher.

Loved Old Nana of Sophia, Aubree, Amelia, Jayden, Brianna, Ashlee and Tyler.

Goodbye to our mum, our Nana and our ‘old’ Nana

Many treasured memories


Funeral Notice

ServiceJanuary 11, 2023 - 11:00 amEllerslie-Panmure Road (off Hopkins Highway) Ellerslie , VIC Venue: Graveside Service Ellerslie Cemetery

Family and friends of ANN are invited to attend a Graveside Service at the Ellerslie cemetery, Ellerslie-Panmure Road (off Hopkins Highway), Ellerslie on WEDNESDAY (January 11) commencing at 11.00a.m.


  1. The Dennington Bowling Club is saddened with the death of Ann – a great friend of, and worker for, the club. She maintained her interest and support of the club even following the passing of her dear Ron.
    Rest in peace Ann. We will miss you.

    PHILLIP ROSS January 10, 2023
  2. A dear friend to Allan and Henny. There was always great conversation and recalls of family past. Old Nanna will be missed at the many family gatherings to come but never forgotten. Forever with Pa.

    Allan and Henny McGillivray January 9, 2023
  3. Fond memories of Ann & Ron’s holidays with us in Tasmania & Melbourne. Will miss very much our extended FaceTime sessions when our “Cabinet of 3” would solve all of the social issues of the day. A privilege to have known you Ann. I will miss you.

    John McDonough January 8, 2023
  4. Ann was the eldest of the Dans/Sansom children. When we had family gatherings. I always knew her as the person who kept the unruly in control and as such I always looked up to her. In recent years she has been my contact with her branch of the family and as such I will miss her greatly.

    John Sansom January 7, 2023
  5. Loved Aunt of Karen, Seth and Cody. I will miss being able to give you a call or come for a visit.

    Karen Knights January 7, 2023
  6. Ann a much-valued and loved members of the Warrnambool Branch of the Country Women’s Association of Victoria for many years. She is greatly missed A true member showing the traits of CWA, sharing & caring in the community. thank you for many years of valued service and assistance. From All Warrnambool CWA Members

    Pam ANDREW January 7, 2023