Mona Priest (née Kirkland)

Born on May 5, 1932. Passed away April 29, 2021.

Dearly loved wife of Edwin James (Ted) (dec.). Loved and cherished mother and mother-in-law of Harold and Rebecca, Kathryn and Darren. Treasured Grandma of Samara, Mallory and Harriet. Daughter of the late Doris and Alfred Kirkland. Sister of Raymond (dec.), and Val, Sandra, Stuart and Steven (UK). Sister-in-law of Ruth (dec.), Dorothy, Stuart, Reg, and Olive (both dec.) proud aunt to all their children (UK). Loving Grandmother to all creatures great and small.

Special thank you to Marj, Margaret, Wilma and Joy for their care, love and friendship during Mona’s time at Meercroft. Thank you to the carers and staff at Meercroft for your special care and support to Mona and her family.

Funeral NoticeThursday May 6, 2021 - 1:30pm
Mersey Gardens Chapel20-24 Stony Rise Road, Devonport

Family and friends of Mrs Mona Priest are warmly invited to attend her funeral to be held at Mersey Gardens Chapel, 20-24 Stony Rise Road, Devonport on THURSDAY, May 6, 2021 at 1:30pm, after which interment will follow at Mersey Vale Memorial Park. For those unable to attend, we invite you to use our livestreaming service at

  1. Despite moving to Australia many years ago, Mona was and always will be very close to our hearts. A much valued family member. SO many wonderful memories of younger years.. RIP beautiful lady.. Forever loved by Cousins Maureen, Peggy, Brenda, Dorothy all our family in England 💜💜

    Patricia Gillespie May 6 2021