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Mrs Eileen Mary Kempster


Mrs Eileen Mary Kempster


(née Critchley)

11/2/1954 – 9/5/2022.
Passed away peacefully at Mary Potter Hospice after a long battle with cancer.

Much loved wife of Ron.

Loving mother of Monica, Robert and Matthew and mother-in-law of Matty, Danielle and Cathy.

Beloved Nanna of Hamish and Tamsin, Jack, Brodie and Madison, Connor, Ethan, Anna, Noah and Macy.

Much loved daughter of George and Shirley Critchley (both deceased).

Loved sister of Pat, Kate, Annie, Marie, Jane and Carmel, and sister-in law of John, Bill, John, Graham, David (deceased), Kieran and Jim.

Loved Auntie of Wayne, Andrew, Tim, Rachel, Anthony, Kathryn, Emily, Michael, Patrick, Jake and Brad and their families.

Thanks to Dr. Horvath and staff at the Royal Adelaide for many years of care, and to the Mary Potter Hospice for their care and compassion in the final days.


The family and friends of Eileen are invited to attend her Funeral Mass on WEDNESDAY 18th May 2022 at 10:00am at St. Augustine's Catholic Church, 25 Commercial Road, Salisbury.

At the conclusion of the Mass the Cortege will proceed to Enfield Memorial Park for the Committal.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Eileen's memory may be made to

The Mary Potter Foundation

Envelopes will be available at the Mass.

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"Eileen. What a woman What a fighter. My cousin but closer than cousins like all the girls. I love you and I will miss you. To Ron, Monica, Matthew & Robert my heartfelt condolences. I am sorry I am so far away. Thinking of you all
(Jim) James Conlon"
James Conlon
16th May 2022

"Our loving prayers and thoughts with you all, Ron and family and Eileen’s sisters."
Anne Foale for Vera Foale (née Critchley) and family.
15th May 2022

"I went to primary school with Monica and cherish her friendship so deeply. Thoughts and prayers to the whole family. It's been a tough road. Praying for comfort and peace."
Naomi Wilson
15th May 2022

"My beautiful loving sister Eileen will be in my heart forever."
Annie Fox
13th May 2022