AVERY – John Collings

Born on June 28, 1934. Passed away April 28, 2021.

John died peacefully surrounded by loved ones at Cooinda Village in Benalla.

A kind and generous man who dedicated his life to family and community.

A loving father to Louise, Rebecca, Emma, Justin and Charles, and father-in-law to Jimmy, Jeremy and Marnie. Most precious Grandpa to Thomas, Thea, Fintan, Dougal, Hugo, May, Ava, Marlo, Alia and Charlee. And beloved friend to Reina.

He will be greatly missed and never forgotten.

Funeral Notice
St Joseph's Catholic Church Arundel Street, Benalla Vic 3672
Requiem Mass for the Repose of the Soul of Mr John Collings Avery will be offered at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Arundel Street, Benalla on Wednesday 5th May 2021 commencing at 11.30 am. The Funeral will leave at the conclusion of Mass for burial at the Benalla Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Australian Red Cross in memory of John would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the church. Livestream of Requiem Mass will be available please go to the N J Todd website and follow the link.
  1. We send our heartfelt sympathies, in sharing your loss, to those close to John, and will will be with you in spirit during your special celebration of John’s life on May 5, 2021

    The Prentice Family, Queensland May 4, 2021
  2. Lovely tribute to John.RIP. From the Kilnamona Ireland relatives (Greene and Mescall)

    Anne Greene May 5, 2021
  3. Our condolences to all Avery Families from cousins. Celestine, Frances and Marita

    Marita & Vin Faulkner May 5, 2021
  4. our sincere condolences to Avery Families from cousins Celestine, Frances, and Marita

    marita faulkner May 5, 2021