SYDENHAM, Joan Kathleen (née Sharpin)
Passed away peacefully, lining up for one last cuppa at 90 years of age.
Loved wife of Alan(dec).
Mother of Jennifer(dec), Robyn, Graeme, Murray and Barry. Nanna to Stephanie, Louise, Kelly, Tom, Victoria, Richard, Ben, Logan and Karissa. Great Nanna to Maggie and Freddy. In-law to Matthew, Amanda and Nick. Friend to just way to many to mention.
A life lived to the full.
Loved and remembered.
Lovely memories of Joan and the family while growing up in Leongatha. Sad to hear that Joan has gone and will miss our contacts and letters. She had a wonderful life and so active and interested in all.March 2, 2021
Sadly missed and remembered with Love
What a wonderful woman! Still playing tennis and golf in her 90’s, travelling the world, helping out with Red Cross, camping with her family. Never a dull moment in Joan’s life. She has left a wonderful legacy of her beautiful children who all have ‘good old country values in their hearts. Thank you for being such a wonderful role model. Fly high on you last journey to be reunited with Alan and Jen.March 3, 2021
Sincere condolences to Robyn, Graeme, Murray and Barry and Families. Joan was a wonderful and capable mentor, organiser, worker, instructor, coach, umpire and player in many community groups and sports in Leongatha and district, as well as being a very busy mother. An inspiration to many.March 3, 2021
Well Joan you did it your way all the way ,well done for a life well lived and memories in the hearts of those you loved and who loved you. Love Sympathy and hugs from the North Island to all on the West Island. JeanMarch 4, 2021
Sincere condolences to Robyn, Graeme, Murray, and Families Thinking of you all,Loving memories of a great Lady And our Hockey DaysMarch 4, 2021
With great memories of the Sydneham family and our times together in the Hockey Team known as The Stewarts and the Presbyterian Badmington Team aalong with my days as a Baby Sitter to the young Sydnehams…………. Sue SlaterMarch 4, 2021
Such fond memories of Joan – her love of hockey was infectious and so pleased we had the pleasure of her encouragement, coaching and running the sidelines as our umpire. A great grounding for future sporting endeavours. Sincere condolences to Robyn, Graeme, Murray, Barry and familiesMarch 4, 2021
Wonderful memories of the Sydenham family in Leongatha. Swimming Club was always fun times.March 6, 2021
Condolences to all of the family. Love Leila Wilson nee White xo