SYMONS, Henry George ‘Harry’

On 4th January 2020 peacefully surrounded by loved ones.
(VX 33694)
(2/2 Hvy. A.A. Regt)
(Middle East, New Guinea, Dutch East Indies & Borneo)
Loving husband of Thelma (dec).
Loving father of Lynne and Wayne.
Loved father-in-law of Yanek and Cherry.
Adored “Harry” to his 6 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
Aged 97 years.
Loved and remembered always.

Much loved and cherished father of Lynne, father-in-law of Yanek.
Beloved ‘Harry’ to Rod, Luke, Kirsty, Chad, Ellise, Marcail and Anton. His precious great grandchildren Harley, Montana, Koby, Cooper, Fletcher, Remy, Olive, Willa, Dusty, Ella, Grace, Monty, Morgan and Charlie.

I could never have asked for a more loving and caring father. We will miss you so very much, you are now in the arms of Thelma.
You had in your own words a magnificent life surrounded by love.

We shouldn’t be sad that you’re gone – we should be glad that we had you. Love you until eternity.
Father to Wayne, father-in-law to Cherry.
Grandfather to Zoe, Julian and Holly and great-grandfather to Sophie and Patrick.
You are our Harry, always and forever in our memories and hearts, now back together with Thelma.

Funeral Notice

ServiceJanuary 14, 2020 - 2:00 pmGeelong,


  1. Lots of memories to share with this wonderful man. He is now resting with his beloved Thelma, God bless them both

    peter stevenson & family January 13 2020
  2. To my dear brother,
    always around if needed when we were growing up. I have so many lovely memories of you, such a beautiful person.
    Will miss you so much.
    Lots of love
    your sister Dorothy.

    Dorothy Muller January 11 2020
  3. Such a lovely, gentle man. Always a smile and a kind word. I will miss our chats, Harry. Love to Lynne & Yanek and all the family xx.

    Jenny & Graeme Ott January 9 2020
  4. Our sincere condolences on the passing of Harry, lots of memories of this beautiful man . One of natures gentleman.

    Gwen $ Gordon Scorgie January 8 2020