It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of William “Billy” Gerard Hogan.

Billy was husband to Kirsty, father of Liam and Maeve and dearly loved by so many relatives and friends.  A son of Ireland who so loved his adopted Australia.  Billy will be forever cherished.

Billy’s family warmly invites you to attend a funeral mass for him at 12.00pm on WEDNESDAY 26th of June 2024 at St Ambrose Catholic Church, 47 Urquhart Street, Woodend.

Following the ceremony, a celebration of Billy’s life will be held at The Victoria Hotel, 67 High Street, Woodend.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the palliative care ward of the Kyneton Hospital (Kyneton Health) via the Crowdraiser link at


For those unable to attend, the service will be live streamed at Billy Hogan Funeral Service

A recording can be viewed shortly after the conclusion of the service at the same link and will be available for six months.

A guest book for viewers to leave a comment is at the bottom of the webpage for the live stream.