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- Published: Thursday, 14 February 2019 04:03
MSC BURIED IN TOOWOOMBA
In recent years, this site has featured MSC who are not buried at Douglas Park. Brian Scrivener is buried in Kiribati; Bishop Jim Cuskelly is buried in Brisbane; we featured the names of those buried at Croydon. (For details, type in names in the Search Engine on the Current News page.)
Gerry Burke has kindly sent photos of the headstones of those buried in Toowoomba, mainly members of the Downlands community. Archbishop Virgil Copas is buried in the Copas family plot. Bishop Eddie Kelly is also buried in Toowoomba where he was bishop.
Listed below are the headstones with photos.
Thomas Dray- Daniel Hawe
Alphonsus Parrott - William Rigney
William Dirou - John Dempsey
William Graham - Vin White
Thomas O'Brien- John Tyler
Virgil Copas (Family plot)
And,noting the number of Brothers buried in Toowoomba, here are two more, Brother Vogt working in PNG for many years.
Joe Vogt- John Powell