Doreen Rich, a long term resident of Strathfield and former President of the Strathfield District Historical Society passed away on July 31, 2019. She more recently was living near Taree NSW. Doreen invested significant time and effort into recording and conserving Strathfield’s history and served for many years as the Society’s President. Condolences are extended to her many friends and family at this sad time.
The photograph above is Doreen being presented with a certificate of service by the Mayor of Strathfield, Councillor Bill Carney in 2004.
A memorial service will be held at St Anne’s Anglican Church at 11.30am on Friday 30th August 2019. The church is located at cnr Beresford Road and Homebush Road Strathfield.
Refreshments will be served afterwards in the church hall.
In reflection of the joy she brought to this world, please wear colourful clothing to the service.
Oh my goodness we were friends with Debbie Rich Naomi Rich and Lois Rich and am amazed cause I now live near Taree in Forster/Tuncurry.