LAWLER, Melissa Jane (née Parker)

Born on August 7, 1980. Passed away June 17, 2020.

My beautiful wife Melissa and loving Mum to our girls, Charlotte and Holly, peacefully passed away in our home in Arawata surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday 17th June at 12.03am. We will be honouring and celebrating her life in the beautiful hills that she grew up on Thursday 25th June. Due to the current environment we are living in, the ceremony will be closed, private and invite only.

You are the love of my life, forever yours

Funeral Notice
The Service for the Life of Mrs. Melissa Jane Lawler will be live streamed on THURSDAY (June 25, 2020) commencing at 11.00am.  To view the live stream, click here
  1. My thoughts are with mels beautifully family. Thinking of you all 💕

    Brooke Jones June 22, 2020
  2. Brandon, Charlotte and Holly no words can describe our sadness . Our deepest condolences to your family at this very difficult time. Mel will be missed by everyone such a beautiful soul taken way too early.

    Cathy & Stephen Rand June 22, 2020
  3. Sending you all of our love & hugs in this sad time . Our deepest heartfelt condolences to you all . Mel was a beautiful soul taken way too soon .. Mel will always be the shining light and the brightest star in the sky , her memory will shine brightly through your gorgeous girls .. All our love, Paul, Liv, Mia, Ella & Archer xo

    Liv Lomagno June 22, 2020
  4. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all love aunty sandra xxx

    Sandra Wallace June 23, 2020
  5. Thinking of Mel and family at this difficult time she will be sadly missed by all who new her. Such a beautiful person taken too soon.
    Love from uncle Peter, Alice, Hayden & Hayley ❤️❤️❤️

    Peter Wallace June 23, 2020
  6. Sending love, peace and comfort to you and your family Brando. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Eva and the team from Chemcouriers and Mainfreight Sydney June 24, 2020
  7. Our condolences 💕💕💕 our hearts are saddened by this your were an amazing human and we will miss you

    Demi Vecchio June 24, 2020
  8. My beautiful friend, Thank you for your love and support always. I will forever miss you and love you.
    With all my love Nikk xxx

    Sending all my love to your beautiful family

    Nikk McCoy June 24, 2020
  9. Dear Brandon. So sorry for your loss. Such a tragedy. The Love of Your Life will live on in the beautiful girls Melissa created with you. Sending our love. Helen & Peter Hymas and family ♥️♥️

    Helen Hymas June 24, 2020
  10. Sending all our love to you Brandon, your beautiful girls
    May Mel Rest In Peace love always the de Gees

    De Gee Family June 24, 2020
  11. Such a beautiful lady who will be greatly missed. I remember well the little girl who used to come to play with Brianna. Our love and
    thoughts are with you. Sharon and Gary Adams.

    Sharon Adams June 24, 2020
  12. Brandon, Holly, Charlotte and family. We are so deeply saddened by the news of Mel passing away. Mel was such a beautiful soul and has a special place i our harts. We shared some pretty special moments together. We will treasure those moments and the stunning photos she left us with. We thinking of you sending you lots of love and cuddles
    Simone, luuk Finn and Reff

    Simone June 24, 2020
  13. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time.
    Melinda and Matthew Hams

    Melinda Hams June 24, 2020
  14. Sending our love to you Brandon and the girls.
    Our thoughts are we Mel beatiful family
    Love Always Gosia Justin Eryk Daria Fleming ❤❤❤❤❤

    Gosia Fleming June 25, 2020
  15. Beautiful, kind, caring… My inspirational and brave breast cancer sista! Thanky you for your friendship and incredible support and understanding as we were on our journey together. Thank you for teaching Bree and Zara, you were the best teacher, always positive and the kids loved you. Love and strength to your family and friends! Xo 💗 💗

    SHEREE RIBARITS June 25, 2020
  16. Sending my thoughts to you Brandon, Charlotte, Holly and Mels exteneded family on a day filled with great sadness.
    Mel was loved and treasured by so many and will be greatly missed.

    Karen Kenny June 25, 2020
  17. Heartfelt condolences to you and your beautiful girls x
    Thinking about you all xo

    Helen, Andrea, Dina, Faye, Kath, Stacey June 25, 2020
  18. I know you are looking down on us Mel, as we grieve your leaving of our earth! ‘Just Be Us’ you created into something just sooo beautiful! You will be in our home forever! I will always remember your bravery and never giving up! You know how very loved you are for so many! My heart and thoughts go to Brandon, Charlotte and Holly today and always! ❤️ Love the Schlanger family.

    Sarah Schlanger June 25, 2020
  19. My deepest condolences to your beautiful family. With love xx

    Sarah Forster June 25, 2020
  20. Brandon, Holly, Charlotte and family we are sending you our deepest condolences at this time. We are so grateful to have met Melissa. We called her our birth Angel. She brought a calm and indescribable light during a difficult birth for us. She had such a beautiful energy and her friendship and kindness was so very much valued by us. We will miss her tremendously. Tess and Chris (and tiny Zara)

    Tess Phillips June 25, 2020
  21. RIP beautiful lady. You were an inspirational to all and will be sadly missed.

    Jane Harvey June 25, 2020
  22. Our thoughts are with Brandon, Charlotte and Holly. Words can’t describe how sad we are at the loss of Mel.
    Love Donna, Janene and Jodie (Timbarra)

    Jodie Hunter June 25, 2020
  23. I was lucky enough to have Mel settle me into my first ever teaching job. She gave me the encouragement I needed to be myself in my classroom and enjoy the work that I was lucky enough to do. She will always hold a special place in my heart. Thank you for everything Mel. I’ll be forever grateful. xx

    My love and prayers to Mel’s family and friends. She loved you all fiercely. I only knew her for a short time and yet, that was glaringly obvious.

    Raushelle Ramesh-Kumar June 25, 2020
  24. Taken way too early.A lovely lady. Will be missed.

    Cassie Van Hoorn June 25, 2020
  25. Thank you for your beautiful friendship and support, I loved our laughs and will enjoy our memories forever more xx

    Kerri Stewart June 25, 2020
  26. Beautiful service for a beautiful lady. Mel was a wonderful person and teacher. My heart goes out to you all.

    Julie Shepherd June 25, 2020
  27. Brandon my heart goes out to you and your girls and respective family members: What a beautiful service: You have beautiful memories to treasure. May Mels dear soul rest Peacefully in the arms of Jesus. I pray for strength for you and the girls to cope at such a very very sad and emotional time: Love you and yours:
    God Bless you all. Much Love Chev Marcel & family xo

    Chevron Fredericks June 25, 2020
  28. Brandon, Charlotte, Holly and family,
    We are so sorry for your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers each and every day. Mel, you have brought joy, laughter and friendship to so many of our lives and we will always keep you in our hearts.
    Much love,
    Andrew and Kim xxxx

    Kim Orchard June 25, 2020
  29. Brandon no words can express your sadness at this time. My love to you and the girls . The stars will shine brightly for Mel every night. You now she is with you

    love and light
    kathy Hill

    kathleen hill June 25, 2020
  30. Beautiful service – you could feel the love and the legacy Mel leaves behind. Sending my deepest condolences to her beautiful family and friends as you all get to navigate life with this monumental loss oxox

    Melissa McCrae June 25, 2020
  31. Melissa you were my daughter Rachaels first teacher . We are devastated to hear of your passing . Your gentle nature and warmth we will never forget . Our condolences to your family . Sharyn & Rachael Fortune

    Sharyn fortune June 25, 2020
  32. Missing your laugh and loving friendship always. Forever in our hearts. When I look up at stars will think of you. Love Amanda and family x

    Amanda Thompson June 25, 2020
  33. A beautiful celebration of Parks life. So much love in the room. You were all super amazing sharing your thoughts and stories of Parks who we all loved. Condolences to Brandon, Charlotte and Holly. You are all in our thoughts. Leanne, Salvo, Ava and Milla Giardina x

    Leanne June 25, 2020
  34. Sending so much love to your family 💕 Mel you were a true inspiration of a lady!!! We crossed paths teaching and I’ll always remember your confidence and amazing style each and every day ! You truly leave a positive impact on all you passed by!!! Rip lovely lady xxxxx you put up a huge fight xxx

    Jess Farrugia June 25, 2020
  35. We only met a few months back but It felt like I had known you for years. Melissa, I truly believe you are an angel sent from heaven – you were the most beautiful, kindest, remarkable and courageous human being I’ve ever met. I’m so honoured and blessed that we crossed paths and will remember you forever.
    Sincere condolences to you Brandon, Charlotte, Holly, Bev and family.
    Such a beautiful service.

    Linda & Serge Della-Verde June 25, 2020
  36. My deepest condolences go out to you Brandon, Charlotte, Holly and family. There are no words to say but “Thank you Mel, for your friendship and for being you”. She inspired me and was a very caring and loving person. She always took time out to ask how you are and really listened. Mel will be missed but lives on in her beautiful girls. Mel is now a true Angel and will be watching down on everyone, especially her beautiful family. Sending you all my love. 💔💔💔

    Penny Spiteri June 26, 2020
  37. Condolences to Brandon, Charlotte, Holly and family. Mel was such a kind and thoughtful person with a beautiful smile. I will never forget my last chemo session with her when she organised us to sit together and gave me a beautiful bunch of flowers. A special lady taken too soon. 💕xxxx Jodie Gamble

    Jodie Gamble June 28, 2020