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Clement Francis Smede1989

Name
Clement Francis Smede
Given names
Clement Francis
Surname
Smede
Birth of a brotherNeville David Smede
September 8, 1938

Death of a motherMaude Carrington
January 28, 1940
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DEATHS Mrs. Maude C. Smede THE death occurred suddenly yesterday of Mrs. Maude Carrington Smede (28), who lived with her husband (Mr. E. F. Smede) and family of five young children at Buckaroo, Mudgee. The deceased had not been very well, but no serious complications were expected. However, one of her young children noticed that her mother suddenly looked very ill, and ran to a neighbor's place and told her. Upon arrival at the house the unfortunate young woman was found to be dead. The remains were interred in the portion of the Mudgee cemetery yesterday, the Rev. Mr. Powell officiating at the graveside. Messrs. J. C. Swords and Son had charge of the funeral arrangements. (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Monday 29 January 1940, page 2).

Death of a fatherEdgar Francis Smede
September 6, 1941

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DEATHS Mr. E. F. Smede THE death occurred in the Mudgee District Hospital on Saturday morning last of Mr. Edgar Francis Smede, at the age of 61 years. Deceased was well known and highly respected in Mudgee and district. He was a resident of Pipeclay and Havilah districts. His wife predeceased him by eighteen months. To his relatives and his five small children, whose ages range from three to ten years, our deepest sympathy is extended. The funeral took place on Sunday afternoon to the Church of England portion of the Mudgee cemetery, the Rev. Powell. officiating at the church and the graveside. Arrangements were in the hands of Messrs. J. C. Swords and Son. (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Monday 8 September 1941, page 7).

Death of a paternal grandmotherCatharine Pickett
June 25, 1948
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DEATHS Mrs. C. Smede The death occurred in the Mudgee Hospital on Friday last of Mrs. Catherine Smede, at the great age of 96 years. Deceased who was one of the oldest identities of the Mudgee district, was a lady of sterling character, and won the love and respect of everyone with whom she came in contact. Like most of the pioneers, she was noted for her great, kindness and charity, and delighted in the performance of good deeds. Her passing will leave a gap in the lives of many people in town and district. To the sorrowing family the deepest sympathy will be extended. The funeral, which was attended by many old friends of the family, took place to the Church of England portion of the general cemetery on Saturday afternoon, the Rev. Canon Powell officiating (Mudgee Guardian and North-Western Representative, Monday 28 June 1948, page 2).

Death of a brotherNeville David Smede
May 3, 1964
Mudgee District Hospital, Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
Latitude: S32.603237 Longitude: E149.588409

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Death Notice MR. N. D. SMEDE The death occurred of Neville David Smede aged 25 years on May 3 in the Mudgee District Hospital. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Smede of Cooyal and had resided with his aunt, Mrs. B. Robison of Lewis Street, Mudgee. He is survived by two brothers Douglas and Clem of Mudgee and two sisters, Marie (Mrs Colin Flynn of Mudgee), and Alice (Mrs Ladmore, Coolah). The funeral will take place today (Wednesday) from the Church of England, Mudgee for the Mudgee Cemetery. Messrs Eastaugh and Caroll, Funeral Directors of Gulgong and Mudgee are in charge of funeral arrangements. Mudgee Guardian Wednesday 6 May 1964, p. 2 Death Neville David Smede

Burial of a brotherNeville David Smede
May 6, 1964
Mudgee General Cemetery, Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia
Latitude: S32.567945 Longitude: E149.617251

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Headstone reads: In memory of Neville D Smede Born 8.9.1938 Died 3.5.1964 [With Edgar F Smede and Maude C Smede]

Death April 6, 1989

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Obituary Notice: Clement Francis Smede A railway man all his life, Clement Francis Smede, 54, of Panania but originally from Mudgee and Wollar, died while at work on April 6. Mr Smede worked for many years on the railway in Mudgee. For the past 13 years, he was employed as an electric train driver at the East Hills and Liverpool Depots. Beloved husband of Thelma and father and father-in-law of Sandra and John Sainsbury, Cheryl and Chris McPhail, Linda and Steve McCullough, youngest daughter, Veronica and only son, Shane. Also beloved grandfather of Guy, Brendan, Jamie and Kathleen. Mr. Smede will be sadly missed by all who know him. At his funeral, railway work mates formed a Guard of Honour at the church gates. Mudgee Guardian Friday 14 April 1989 p. 23. Obituary, Clement Francis Smede.

In Memoriam April 6, 1990 (12 months after death)

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In Memoriam Player - Smede In loving memory of: Perc Player 28-4-74; Kevin Player 5-4-82; Clem Smede 6-4-89; 'Resting in God's Garden, Forever in our Hearts', - Remembered always Dais and Keith.

In Memoriam SMEDE, Clem. 6-4-89. Deep in my heart the memory is kept, Of the one I loved and will never forget, One year today God took you from me, I wish we'd had time to say goodbye. - Your loving wife Thelma.

In Memoriam SMEDE, Clem. 6-4-89. One year today you were taken away, Our pain is still great for our Father and mate. Love you Dad. - Sandra, Shane, Cheryl, Linda and Veronica.

In Memoriam SMEDE, Clem. 6-4-89. To our Poppy, Wish there was more time, to know you better. We miss you Poppy. Love from Guy, James, Brendan and Kathleen. Mudgee Guardian Friday 6 April 1990, p. 26. In memoriam, Clem Smede.

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    1. Clement Francis Smede, son of Edgar Francis Smede and Maude Carrington . He died on April 6, 1989. He married Thelma Rose Player, daughter of Percy Alfred Player and Private.

      Clement Francis Smede and Thelma Rose Player had 5 children.

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Obituary Notice: Clement Francis Smede A railway man all his life, Clement Francis Smede, 54, of Panania but originally from Mudgee and Wollar, died while at work on April 6. Mr Smede worked for many years on the railway in Mudgee. For the past 13 years, he was employed as an electric train driver at the East Hills and Liverpool Depots. Beloved husband of Thelma and father and father-in-law of Sandra and John Sainsbury, Cheryl and Chris McPhail, Linda and Steve McCullough, youngest daughter, Veronica and only son, Shane. Also beloved grandfather of Guy, Brendan, Jamie and Kathleen. Mr. Smede will be sadly missed by all who know him. At his funeral, railway work mates formed a Guard of Honour at the church gates. Mudgee Guardian Friday 14 April 1989 p. 23. Obituary, Clement Francis Smede.

In Memoriam

In Memoriam Player - Smede In loving memory of: Perc Player 28-4-74; Kevin Player 5-4-82; Clem Smede 6-4-89; 'Resting in God's Garden, Forever in our Hearts', - Remembered always Dais and Keith.

In Memoriam SMEDE, Clem. 6-4-89. Deep in my heart the memory is kept, Of the one I loved and will never forget, One year today God took you from me, I wish we'd had time to say goodbye. - Your loving wife Thelma.

In Memoriam SMEDE, Clem. 6-4-89. One year today you were taken away, Our pain is still great for our Father and mate. Love you Dad. - Sandra, Shane, Cheryl, Linda and Veronica.

In Memoriam SMEDE, Clem. 6-4-89. To our Poppy, Wish there was more time, to know you better. We miss you Poppy. Love from Guy, James, Brendan and Kathleen. Mudgee Guardian Friday 6 April 1990, p. 26. In memoriam, Clem Smede.