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in memory of

Karen Dale-McClure

Karen Dale-McClure

21st June 1947 - 29th December 2022


Karen passed away peacefully at Kyneton Hospital on 29th December 2022 aged 75 years.

Dearly loved Mother of Donna, Lisa, Melanie, Trent and their father Bernie.

Loving Mother in law of Phil, Chris, Paul and Angela.

Dearly Loved Nana of Samantha, James, Blake, Mason, Logan, Charles, William and the Fur Babies.

Dearly Loved Daughter of Bill and Margaret Dale (both deceased).

Loving Sister and Sister in Law of Lindsay and Fay Dale.

Forever In Our Hearts


Family and friends are invited to attend Karen's funeral service, to be held in the

Chapel of Mount Alexander Funerals, 12 Campbell Street, Castlemaine 

on Thursday 5th January commencing at 10.30am.

A private cremation will follow.


After the service you are warmly invited to join the family for light refreshments at the

Five Flags Hotel in Campbells Creek.


If you wish to join us at the service via livestream,
please return to the home page of this website and click on the livestream button.
The service will be live approximately 5-10 minutes prior to commencing.


Funeral Livestream


21 responses to “Karen Dale-McClure”

  1. Catherine Cohen says:

    What fun we had at work at Wells Pharmacy so many years ago as well as enjoying a wine or two.
    It was a pleasure knowing you Karen.
    Rest In Peace my friend 💜💜💜
    – Catherine Cohen

  2. kaye greaves says:

    Deepest Sympathy.
    – Kaye Greaves

  3. Andi says:

    Dear Donna , Phil , Samantha and James
    Thinking of you at this time – knowing your beloved mum and Gran will be missed .
    She will live on through your memories of her .
    Kind Regards to you all ,

  4. Fiona White says:

    Rest In Peace Karen..
    You were such a devoted mum and nana.
    Your children are a product of the wonderful woman you were.
    – Fiona White

  5. Sharryn Smith says:

    Such a beautiful woman and a loving soul, rest easy Karen ❤️
    – Sharryn Smith

  6. Brooke Barton says:

    Sending much love to Lindsay, Fay, Emma, Sarah and family.
    What fond memories I have of Karen from when I grew up in Kyneton as a child, to my adult years enjoying chats with her at the Shack!
    What strength and courage you showed Karen, at peace now
    – Brooke, Michael & Florence xxx

  7. Ms Brenda A Regan says:

    To my dear friend Karen.
    I will miss you so much. I loved it when you would text & say do you want to come up for a cuppa and a chat.
    I love you and will always love & remember you.
    You can rest now my friend. 🌹
    – Brenda Regan

  8. Anita Zarkov says:

    To Lisa and extended family, what an absolute pleasure it was to know your beautiful mum.
    She was an inspiration and delight every time I was there.
    May she be at peace now.
    My deepest of condolences to you.
    – Anita NAC.❤️

  9. Shirley Hargreaves says:

    Beautiful Lady, amazing nurse & loving mother.
    It was always such a great start to a shift to see you there.
    May you truely rest in peace.
    – Shirley Hargreaves

  10. sue Burgess says:

    It was a pleasure to care from you Karen R.I.P.
    to a kinda and beautiful lady.
    Sue Burgess

  11. Debbie and Joe Conforto says:

    Rest in peace Karen.
    It was an absolute pleasure to have known you. Lisa, Chris and boys… what a beautiful lady, who will be forever missed xx
    – Debbie & Joe Conforto

  12. Wendy Turvey says:

    Deepest Sympathy to Karen’s family, she was a beautiful lady.
    She was a great mentor at Wells Pharmacy and good fun to work with.
    She will be sadly missed.
    – Danielle Dalton, Aaron, Jemima and Piper, Wendy, Jeff and Mal Turvey

  13. Hayley Ellis says:

    To Donna, Phil, James and Sammy,
    sending love and healing hugs at this sad time, she may be gone but she will always be in your hearts. 🌹Love to you all, Hayley, Leigh and family xox

  14. Chris and Rod Harvey says:

    Our deepest sympathy to Karen’s family.
    A special lady, loved by many and resting in peace now.
    Big hugs to Fay, Lindsay, Emma and Sarah.
    Love from Chris, Rod, Brant and Georgia and family ❤️

  15. Lyn Turner says:

    Karen, it has been an honour to have spent time with you over the past few years, and I will miss you, and our chats over coffee.
    Deepest sympathy to Karen’s family, you are all in my thoughts.
    Rest peacefully Karen.
    – Lyn Turner x

  16. Margaret and Terry McDowell says:

    To all Karen’s family,
    We wish for courage and strength for you all to face this time of loss?
    My memories of Karen go back a long time to happy memories of growing up together, our holidays, family gatherings with cousins at
    Grandma’s house and our children playing together.
    Good bye best friend.
    No more suffering – all our love.
    – Margaret and Terry McDowell

  17. Catherine Ozorio says:

    “When you are sorrowful look again in your heart,
    and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.”
    – Kahlil Gibran

    I pray that in the midst of sorrow, to all who were touched by the beautiful soul of Karen, now find comfort in all the joyful memories shared.
    Catherine Ozorio

  18. Melanie Berryman says:

    Our deepest condolences to Melanie and Paul and their extended families on the passing of your much loved mother.
    May she rest in peace and always watch over you.
    Much love
    Melanie and Shane Berryman

  19. Gemma Chandler says:

    Deepest sympathy to Karen’s family.
    Memories of working with a great nurse and friend.
    – Gemma Chandler

  20. David,Carolyn Lee & Family says:

    Deepest Sympathy to all of Karen’s Family,
    Our thoughts are with you at this very sad time,
    we have lots of special memories of great times.
    Lots of Love.
    David and Carolyn Lee and family.

  21. Marcia adams (needs) says:

    My dearest Karen, cousin and friend, you were one of a kind. I will miss our oyster and prawn lunches and the never ending chats.
    RIP, love always Marc xxx 🥰

Funeral Details

Chapel of Mount Alexander Funerals
12 Campbell Street

5th January 2023 at 10:30 AM

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