Karen Lee Bench

BENCH- Karen Lee

9.6.1966 – 16.12.2021

Passed away peacefully aged 55.

Beloved mother of Molly & step mother to Mitch.

Loving daughter of Elaine and Jack (dec).

Loved sister of Andrew and Sandra, sister in law of Katie (dec) and Andrew.

Loved aunt of Jack, Georgia, Bella and Alex

Friend of Glen and Razz.


Our darling Kaz, you fought this battle bravely, your fight is over.

Rest peacefully.

Our sincere thanks to the exceptional staff at Gandarra for your amazing care given to Kaz in her final days.


The funeral service to celebrate the life of Ms Karen Lee Bench will be held on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at 1.30pm at Prince Regent House Chapel, 748 Geelong Road Ballarat.

Followed the service a burial will take place at the Ballarat New Cemetery.


And for those wishing to view the service via live stream please click here www.cbnfvr.com.au/bench 


Funeral Notice

ServiceDecember 22, 2021 - 1:30 pmPrince Regent House, 748 Geelong Road Ballarat , VIC
  1. Fond memories of working with Kaz at Just Jeans, and becoming friends away from work. Oh that laughs we had!
    My deepest sympathies to Kaz’s family and friends. A beautiful woman I’ll always remember with a massive smile.

    Amber Cubitt December 27, 2021
  2. My deepest sympathy to all the family .It has been a tragic loss for all of the family
    Barb Clarke

    Barb Clarke December 22, 2021
  3. To all Karen’s family and friends, my sincerest condolences on your terrible loss. She was a beautiful person who I had known for many years. My thoughts are with Karen’s mum, Sandra, Andrew, Molly and all her extended family.

    Sara Clayton December 22, 2021

If you are looking to pay an existing account with us, please use the button below to access our online portal.