Anniversaries, special stories and news from the team at Penrose Funerals.

  • Taken so suddenly - Vale Craig Condon

    More than 600 mourners assembled in St Joseph's Catholic Church, Grenfell on Wednesday to bid farewell to local man, Craig Condon. Craig was tragically killed in a car accident in Orange and his four children played a large role in creating a Funeral Service that appropriately honoured their much-loved dad. The music had been especially chosen by his children and partner, Christine. Craig has left a huge hole in the hearts of many throughout the Grenfell, Parkes and Orange districts. Rest in peace Craig


  • Colleen Handcock - Grenfell's second mother

    Grenfell's Bowling Club auditorium was filled to capacity yesterday as many came to farewell Grenfell's second mother - Colleen Handcock. A beautiful service in her honour was lead by celebrant, Annette Parr, with many people commenting it was just 'perfect' for Colleen. The Grenfell community dug deep and donated more than $1,000 for the Australian Cancer Research Foundation and the Grenfell Hospital Auxiliary. Rest in peace Colleen, you will be sadly missed by so many