Jonas Robert Medhurst
Mr. J. R. Medhurst
Mr. Jonas Robert Medhurst, aged 61 years, passed away at his sister-in-law's residence at Victoria Street, Werrington, on June 15. Deceased had been ill for some 2 1/2 years. A son of Ada Martha, and the late Joshua Amzi Medhurst, deceased was born at Howes Valley, Singleton district. Deceased had been residing at Werrington for some three or four years. Besides his wife, Dot, the following children survive him: Lorna (Mrs. Dyson, Werrington), Kenneth (St. Marys), Trevor (Tamworth), Norma (Mrs. Campbell) and Dawn (Mrs. Akers), both of Barraba, Noel (Toolong, Queensland), and Marie Werrington). Lola May andGordon died in infancy. Deceased leaves three brothers James, Roy and Bill (twins). He was a member of the St. Marys branch of the R.S.S.A.I.L.A., which forwarded a wreath. The Rev. T. E. Champion, Rector of St. Mary Magdalene Church, officiated at the funeral service on Saturday, June 18, the remains being interred in the Penrith General Cemetery.
Source: Nepean Times 7 Jly 1955