Cudgegong Valley History Project

Merle Esther RaynerAge: 5119161967

Name
Merle Esther Rayner
Given names
Merle Esther
Surname
Rayner
Birth about 1916

Birth of a half-brotherNeil Paul Rayner
January 3, 1922 (Age 6)

Birth of a brotherWalter Thomas Rayner
February 1, 1931 (Age 15)

Death of a fatherWalter Thomas Rayner
1958 (Age 42)

Death June 6, 1967 (Age 51)
Note:

Killed in Accident A well-known Mudgee woman was killed in a car accident on the Sydney Road five miles south of Cudgegong yesterday afternoon. She was Mrs. Merle Mulley, wife of Mudgee butcher, Mr. Jack Mulley. Mrs. Mulley was driving alone towards Mudgee when the accident occurred at about 1.30 pm. Her car had just passed a low-loader travelling in the same direction when it swerved off the road, broadsided, overturned and hit a tree. It is believed Mrs. Mulley died instantly. Mudgee Guardian Wednesday 7 June 1967, p. 1. Accident Merle Mulley.

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Around the Town With Suzie Death Mrs. Merle Esther Mulley The funeral of Mrs. Merle Esther Mulley, 51, who lived at 38 Douro Street, Mudgee, took place yesterday following a service in the St. Mary’s Catholic Church at 11am. The ladies of the Mudgee Bowling Club, of which Mrs. Mulley was President, formed a guard of honour from the church. Interment was at Mudgee Cemetery. Requiem Mass was celebrated at 7 am. Mrs. Mulley is survived by her husband Jack and daughters Joan, Diana and Lesley. Mudgee Guardian Friday 9 June 1967, p. 2. Death notice Merle Esther Mulley.

Burial June 8, 1967 (2 days after death)
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Marriage: 1901
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Walter Thomas Rayner
Birth: February 1, 1931
Death: September 9, 2011Liverpool Hospital, Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia
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  1. Generation 1
    1. Merle Esther Rayner, daughter of Walter Thomas Rayner and Charlotte Jane Sheppard, was born about 1916 and died on June 6, 1967 in Sydney Road, Cudgegong, New South Wales, Australia.

      Merle Esther Rayner had 3 children.

Death

Killed in Accident A well-known Mudgee woman was killed in a car accident on the Sydney Road five miles south of Cudgegong yesterday afternoon. She was Mrs. Merle Mulley, wife of Mudgee butcher, Mr. Jack Mulley. Mrs. Mulley was driving alone towards Mudgee when the accident occurred at about 1.30 pm. Her car had just passed a low-loader travelling in the same direction when it swerved off the road, broadsided, overturned and hit a tree. It is believed Mrs. Mulley died instantly. Mudgee Guardian Wednesday 7 June 1967, p. 1. Accident Merle Mulley.

Death

Around the Town With Suzie Death Mrs. Merle Esther Mulley The funeral of Mrs. Merle Esther Mulley, 51, who lived at 38 Douro Street, Mudgee, took place yesterday following a service in the St. Mary’s Catholic Church at 11am. The ladies of the Mudgee Bowling Club, of which Mrs. Mulley was President, formed a guard of honour from the church. Interment was at Mudgee Cemetery. Requiem Mass was celebrated at 7 am. Mrs. Mulley is survived by her husband Jack and daughters Joan, Diana and Lesley. Mudgee Guardian Friday 9 June 1967, p. 2. Death notice Merle Esther Mulley.