Category: Hunter-8415 Members of Orienteering Victoria

Categories: Hunter-8415


During my time involved with Orienteering in Victoria, Australia (2007-present), we have been fortunate that only a handful of members have passed away.

The following list of people were formerly OV members. If there are connections on Wikitree to their family members, these are shown below the name of the individual

  • Judith Ann (Judy) Hopkins (nee Murray) (-19 Mar 2013)

Funeral Service was conducted at W. D. Rose & Son Private Chapel, Warrigal Road, Burwood

  • Marion Johnson (nee Barraclough) (8 Sep 1934 - 25 Jan 2017)

Funeral Service was conducted on 2 Feb 2017 at the Blair Chapel, Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Noble Park.

  • Kevin William Maloney (c1942 - 31 Jul 2017)

Funeral Service was conducted on 8 Aug 2017 at the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, Oakleigh East

The following tribute was published in the Ballarat Courier

"MALONEY Kevin William Grocer and Orienteer Passed away peacefully on July 31, 2017 Aged 75 Much loved son of Vera and Vin (deceased). Brother of Michael, Peter, Margaret (deceased) and Joan. Respected uncle of Thomas, Michael, Rosemary (deceased), Caitlin, Felicity, Daniel, Mark, Mellita and Emma and great uncle of many! Stubbornly made it to the final control."

Orienteering Australia June 2017

Father: Leonard Vincent (Vin) Maloney
Mother: Vera Ruth Wilson

  • Walter Keith (Wally) Cavill (- 19 Sep 2017)
  • Timothy Robin (Tim) Dent (30 Apr 1942 - 9 Oct 2018)

Memorial Service was held on 31 Oct 2018 at The Farm Yarra Valley, Warrandyte South

His daughter Katherine published this tribute on social media,

"30.4.1942 - 9.10.2018. Loving husband, father, grandfather and brother. Extraordinary orienteer, world champion rogainer, active cyclist and inventive handyman. He will be greatly missed. Private funeral will be held with memorial at a later date."

  • Roger Michael Slade (1945 - 2019)

Father: William Slade

Memorial Service was held on 1 Mar 2019 at the Jells Park Function Centre, Wheelers Hill.

Person Profiles (2)

1970s Privacy Level: Private with Public Biography and Family Tree (Yellow) Active member20784
08 Nov 1912 Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom - 25 Apr 1994

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