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LILLEY, Frederick Edward Mulhearin (Ted)



Frederick Edward Mulhearin (Ted)

08 February 1940 - 04 July 2022

Cherished husband of Penelope (Penny).

Much loved father and father-in-law of Matthew and Elizabeth, Jo and Josh, Jim and Jane. Adoring and adored Grandad of Lucinda, Francis, Charles, Sophia, Gabriel, Molly, Freya and Eliza.

Loving brother and brother-in-law of Anne and Peter, June and Keith, Rosemary and Frank (all dec), Jamie and Kaye, Nick and Helen, Mandy and David and cherished uncle and great uncle of their families.

Valued teacher, mentor and friend.

Internationally respected geophysicist.

The family extend heartfelt thanks to the staff and volunteers at Clare Holland House and his team of medical professionals who provided wonderful care and compassion.

A service of thanksgiving for Ted’s life will be held at Holy Covenant Anglican Church, 89 Dexter Street, Cook, ACT on Wednesday 13th July 2022, commencing at 11am.

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In lieu of flowers, a donation to St John’s Care would be appreciated;


Date listed: 9/7/2022

Publication: The Mercury

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