Gordon Wilson

Gordon Wilson

A funeral service to Celebrate and Remember the Life of Gordon Wilson will be held at Bramleigh Estate, 420 Ringwood-Warrandyte Road, Warrandyte on Tuesday 25th May, 2021 at 11am.

Gordon's service will be live streamed.  Please click on the link below if you wish to view the service.

Loving husband to Anne.  Cherished brother of Robert, John(Ian), Sheila, Margaret and Kenneth.

Devoted father and father-in-law to Kaye and Stuart, Andrew and Meagan, Brendan and Tamara, Cameron and Talin, and Elise and Ben.

Much loved Pop to Mia, Charlie and Zoe.

Inspirational teacher to many.

Taken too soon.  You will be sorely missed.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Gordon Wilson Science Bursary at CGS.

Tributes

  1. John Tennant on May 23, 2021 at 10:10 pm

    We still can’t believe this. What a great human being he was, so calm and thoughtful. We loved sharing a number of New Year eves with him and Anne. Our thoughts are with Anne at this very sad time.
    John & Anja

  2. Janet Fernandes on May 25, 2021 at 11:20 am

    Lubino and I were deeply saddened to hear of the sudden loss of Gordon. We send our sympathies to the whole Wilson family. We hope your lifetime of happy memories will bring you some comfort as you grieve together.
    With sympathy,
    Janet and Lubino

  3. Linda Chandler on May 25, 2021 at 2:36 pm

    Dear Anne,
    Try to believe that tears can heal, memories can comfort….and love lives on forever.
    Truly sorry for your loss Anne, Gordon will be missed so much by his loving family.
    Sincere condolences to all.
    it was a very beautiful service.
    sending our love,
    Linda & John and our family xx

  4. Kesh Thurairasa on May 25, 2021 at 8:39 pm

    Hi Cam
    I could not say much when I met. I am sure you will recall when you played cricket on Saturdays I met Gordon on many accessions. We used to have one on one chat and realised what a devoted father he was as there were only a few fathers who stayed back to watch their sons play. He was a great man and heard a lot about him today. I am glad I made it today but would have preferred to meet you and your dad under different circumstances. Please take care. Wish you and your family all the very best.

  5. Pauline on May 26, 2021 at 3:11 pm

    It is by sheer coincidence that several years after meeting Gordon that his grandson and my grandson have become best friends. I shared Italian classes with Gordon at Mitcham Community House and later at Parkwood U3A. Each week we all read in Italian from our notebook something we had written about our past week to share with the class. Except for Gordon! He read his homework from his computer via a hotspot on his phone because this enabled him to enhance his story and enthuse us all with photographs. In particular, he was delighted to share stories and photos of his new home and holidays, and it was as though he felt morally obliged to mention his visit to the Romeo and Juliet balcony occurred due to a purely fictitious story. One evening after setting up his IT network he answered his phone and without further ado he calmly dismantled his network and quietly excused himself from class, saying no more than that he was needed at home. So, he was an enthusiastic and generous Italian student and a respected gentleman because he put his family first. My deepest sympathies to everyone in Gordon’s family.

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