Roma Jean TOLLEY (née Gillespie)

16/08/1928 – 6/10/2021

Passed away at Lyndoch, Warrnambool.

Beloved wife of the late Bob.

Dearly loved mother of Robert and Susan, Julie and Ian Hayden,

Malcolm (dec.), Philip and Edwina.

Roma was a much-loved Nanny of her Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

Mum will be sadly missed, now re-united with dad.


Funeral Notice


The Service will be Live Streamed on Wednesday (October 13) commencing at 11.00a.m., it can be viewed on the ‘Streaming’ section


  1. So sorry to hear of Roma’s passing. The Barker family all have very fond memories of Roma. Deepest sympathy to you all. Heather, Merril, Helen and Bruce.

    Merril Kelly October 16, 2021
  2. To Robert & Sue, Julie & Ian, Philip & Edwina & families,
    Sending condolences & sympathy to you all. A fitting tribute to a lovely lady.
    Andrea Short (on behalf of the Saundry Family)

    Andrea Short October 16, 2021
  3. Julie, Ian and families, Our deepest sympathy and thoughts are to you all at this sad time. I knew Roma from her Nutrimetics days. A lovely lady at rest now.

    Carol Dalziel October 13, 2021
  4. We shared this time via live stream today with you, such a Beautiful tribute and send off to Roma. Our Love Morris and Bev.

    Bev Lawton October 13, 2021
  5. Julie, Ian & families
    I send you my love & sympathy during this sad time.
    Roma was one of a kind. She was a beautiful lady who’s life success was because of her kind, caring, sharing & loving nature. She will be missed but never forgotten.
    RIP dear Roma.

    Kerry Sapsead October 13, 2021
  6. To Robert and Sue and family. I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mum. She will be sadly missed. Regards from the Mayo family.

    Dianne Mayo October 13, 2021
  7. Mum, Roma, Nanny,
    We love you, we will miss you and we will think about you always. You will stay in our hearts forever.
    Love Philip, Edwina, Jacinta and Kynan.

    Philip October 12, 2021
  8. To Robert, Susan and family, Julie, Ian and family, Malcolm’s family, Philip, Edwina and family as well as all of Roma’s nieces, nephews and their families. Our thoughts are with you all and although we will not be able to meet in person to celebrate Roma’s life, we hope that you can all experience peace.

    Trevor, Ann and family Toolern Vale October 12, 2021
  9. Phil, Julie,Robert & Families. Sending our deepest sympathy to you all on this sad time. Rest In Peace. Lots of love Gill,Steve,Josh,Maddy Keen💗💗

    Gill Keen October 12, 2021
  10. To Julie, Ian and families.

    Sending my deepest sympathies on the loss of your mother, and wishing you comfort during this very sad time.

    I have beautiful memories of time spent with Roma and the fun we had at our Nutrimetics parties.

    Roma was one very special lady who will be sadly missed.

    Jennifer McMaster (formerly of Warrnambool)

    Jennifer McMaster October 11, 2021
  11. Julie,Ian and families, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. May your dear Mum rest in peace. 💜 Kaye & Neil Johnstone.

    Kaye Johnstone October 10, 2021
  12. Julie & Ian, Philip and Edwina & family.
    I am so sorry to read of your mother’s passing. Our thoughts are with you.
    Maree & Graeme (Tog) Togni
    Bushland Beach, Qld.

    Maree Togni October 10, 2021