BUTLER, Richard Frederick Louis

Late of Mitchell. Passed away 17th November 2020. Aged 62 years.

Dearly loved Husband of Patricia. Loved Father and Father-in-law of Ash & Kara-Lee; Thomas and Candice; Murray; Ethan and Alana. Cherished Grandfather of Jack; Grace; Wyatt; and Maggie.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a celebration of Richard’s life to be held at the Mitchell Hall on Tuesday, 1st December 2020, commencing at 11.00 a.m.

“In God’s Care”

 In Lieu of flowers donations to Movember https://au.movember.com/mospace/14305509?utm_medium=app&utm_source=ios&utm_campaign=share-mospace

Live Stream Zoom Link Join Zoom Meeting ID: 854 3093 6817 Passcode: butler


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  1. Katie Johnson

    Thoughts and prayers with family at this hard time.

  2. Marina and Barry Andrews

    Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time 💐

  3. Heather Campbell

    Our thoughts are with the family at this sad time

  4. Maggie Butler

    I miss you and love u so much pop. from maggie amen

  5. Gemma Donaldson

    Such a loss for our community. He was a wonderful man and a respected member of the community. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. Much love xx

  6. Lindsay and Julie Cox

    Thought are with all the family especially you Peg

  7. David and Cathy Brumpton

    We have many wonderful memories of this amazing gentleman! Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. The Brumpton Family at Richland Hill.

  8. Katie Byrne

    Our deepest condolences are with Trish & family at this sad time. Our heart felt thought go out to the beautiful community of Mitchell with this sad loss
    Dr Martin, Katie , Emily, Jack & Sally Byrne

  9. Roy & Glenda Murphy

    Beautiful man with the most biggest smile. Condolences to all his family. RIP Richie💔💔💔

  10. Scott & Gigi Robertson

    So sorry to hear this terribly sad news. A wonderful man and lovely family. He will be sadly missed. My heart felt condolences to Trish, all the boys and their families.

  11. Helen BRINDLEY

    Such a lovely man, thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends at this sad time.

  12. Peter and Deborah Moore

    Such a wonderful gentle man who will always be remembered for his cheerful smile and sadly missed by so many.
    Our hearts go out to the whole Butler family at this difficult time.

  13. Eleni Comino

    I got to know Richie many years ago when Carol Butler who worked for Peter and I became engaged to Geoff Butler. We both loved Richie, such a beautiful soul. May he rest in peace. My deepest sympathy to all of his family.

  14. Kylie Dibble

    RIP Smiley one of the best men We’ve ever had the pleasure to know
    You will be sadly missed
    Gavin Kylie Dibble Maureen Taylor an Families

  15. Brett & Marrianne Horsington

    Thoughts are with Richards family during this sad time xx

  16. Lyn Young

    Such sad news ,thoughts are with you all .RIP Richie

  17. Judy Collins

    Deepest Sympathy to Trish and family on the sad loss of your loved one. RIP lovely man.

  18. Jan and John Pallisier

    Thoughts are with the family in this sad time. RIP. Rich.

  19. Kerryn Beetham

    Condolences to Trish and Family our thoughts are with you from Warren, Kerryn, Brad, Andrew, and Meghan Beetham Xx

  20. Sonia Doolan (Oleksyn)

    RIP Richie, nicest & smiliest kid in Augathella & beyond. A true gentleman & awesome childhood friend, his demeanour never changed. To dearest, sweet Peg, Trish & family & families of Smiley Butler. God takes home another angel..our deepest sympathy from Sonnie & Zac 💖🙏

  21. Toni and Noel Mansfield

    Our deepest condolences to Trish, Ash, Tom, Murray and families. Our heart goes out to you on the loss of such a lovely man. RIP and fly high Rich you were a true gentleman.

  22. Sonia Doolan

    Deepest sympathies Peg, Trish & families, such a tragic loss of an awesome kind beautiful man. God takes another angel, RIP Richie, love from Sonnie Oleksyn (now Doolan), Zac Taylor, & the Oleksyn clans Karen & Brad.

  23. john poole

    deepest sympathies to the butler family…RIP mate

  24. Rita St Ledger (Jaeger)

    Deepest of sympathies to the Butler family.I went to school with Richard in Charleville always had a smile .

  25. Hugh and Jill Middleborough

    To Trish and Family. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. RIP Richie.

  26. Bert Webster

    Deepest sympathy to all the family Bert and Jackie Webster. Our thoughts are with you all

  27. Stephanie wilson

    Thoughts with the family.

  28. Wendy Cicero

    Deepest sympathies to Trish, Ash, Tom, Murray, Ethan and families at this sad time.
    Charlie, Wendy, Cara, Sarah, Priscilla and Karly Cicero

  29. Leith Brennan

    Deepest sympathy to all families!
    Thinking of you all.
    Richie had a beautiful smile and had time for everyone .
    Rest In Peace Richie

  30. Kerri Barker (Pratt)

    Condolences to Trish and Family. Richard was a true Gentleman with the biggest smile. RIP Richard from the Pratt Family

  31. Karen Murphy

    Condolences to Trish and family. Rest in peace Richard.

  32. Bill Jackson

    Condolences To The Family Worked With Richie In Charleville And Roma 💐

  33. James Moulden

    Heartfelt sympathies to family.
    Ritchie was a great work colleague and we had many laughs together and a very valued friend

  34. Beth Storey

    Deepest sympathy to Trish and family as well as Aunty Peg and all the Butler family. We have lost a man who never knew his value. Love from the family of Uncle Bob(dec) & Auriel Perkins

  35. Toni King ( Cotter) The Cotter’s

    Trish We have never meet and it’s been years since we’ve seen Richie but our family’s grew up together in Augathella. Richie and my younger brother Mick were mates at school and Richie had visited Mick in Mareeba a couple of times? We can’t imagine what you and your family are going through at this time and the Tuff times ahead for you without your Sole Mate. Deepest Sympathy to you and your family Big Hugs ❤️🌹

  36. Anne Winning

    My deepest sympathy to all Ritchie’s family. Much too young, much too young to leave us. Also, condolences on behalf of all the Mt Tabor Creevey family RIP Richie. Anne (Creevey) Winning.

  37. Janelle & David

    A gentle, kind man with a big heart, a huge smile, who always thought of others. Our thoughts are with the family at this sad time. David, Janelle, Joshua & Mia.

  38. Donna Mc Carrol

    Condolences to all the family, Richie will be sadly missed, RIP Richie

  39. Adrian & Robyn Utschink

    Sincere condolences to Trish, Ashley, Thomas, Murray, Ethan and families along with all Butler families. Ritchie, a wonderful, kind and very much a gentleman, together with his beautiful smile, will be sadly missed in our community. May you Rest In Peace. Thinking of you, Trish. Xx

  40. Kyline Garland

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the family at this tragedy May he Rest In Peace. love the Norrman Gang

  41. Bruce & Jos

    Our deepest sympathy to all the Butlers and their families at this very sad time. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you all tomorrow.
    Love from Bruce & Jos Baker.
    ‘Smiley’ is inabetter place now.

  42. Gemma

    The kindest, most genuine gentleman. All our love to you Trish, Ash, Thom, Murray and Ethan. He will forever be remembered xx

  43. Hairy

    My thoughts and prayers are with you On this sad day Richard will be sadly missed in the community the kids at Saint Patrick’s school Will miss seeing that face around them may you Rest In Peace Richard

  44. AnneMaree Spalding

    Thinking of you all. I’m so grateful to have been able to watch and learn more about Richard’s life. Lovely man. Sending love to you all.

  45. Andrea

    Our deepest sympathies to everyone. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all and thank you so much for sharing the beautiful service as we were unable to attend in person. Ritchie has such a beautiful soul and his memory will live on in everyone he has touched. Thinking of you all and may Ritchie now be at peace. Love Andrea Butler & Brian Butler xx

  46. Jacqui Beale

    Heart felt condolences to Trish and all the Butler Family. May Richie be at peace. Thinking of you all and hoping the memories be big bright and beautiful. Much love to you all. XO

  47. Bill & Jo Smith

    Trish & family, our prayers are with you at this time of the loss of your dear husband and father.
    Bill & Jo Smith

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