Tuesday, 12 February 2013

Birthday remembrance

Today I remember the birthday of my paternal grandmother, Brenda Mary Forsyth,  formerly Daniels nee Adams.  
Nana was born on the February 12, 1905 at 35 Smith Street, Kensington, Victoria, Australia.

35 Smith Street Kensington Victoria
35 Smith Street Kensington is the small house marked with a red dot and hidden behind the tree.

At my parents wedding.  
with me as a baby

Nana and Papa - taken at our farm around 1975 (Papa died in 1976)
with her niece Lorna Winterton nee Goodwin  (1924 - 2003)
Lorna was the daughter of Nana's closest sister, Catherine (Kit) Goodwin. (1896 - 1973)
Nana died on the 1st of March 1999 and is buried at Shepparton's Pine Lodge Lawn Cemetery.


  1. A beautiful post and perfect birthday tribute to your Nana, Kerryn. Love the photos!!!... thanks for sharing :-)

  2. Thanks for stopping by Catherine, your comments are much appreciated xx

  3. A nice selection of photos Kerryn and a lovely remembrance of your grandmother's birthday. I thought I'd commented when I read the story first, but obviously not, sorry.

  4. thanks for your lovely comment Pauleen. I read a lot of posts too and also often get lost when it comes to comments. More hours in a day would help ;)