Petronella Wensing in November 2020. Photograph courtesy of Ed Wensing.

Petronella Wensing (1924-2023) was a Dutch migrant to Australia who passed away in 2023. Below is an obituary written by her son Ed (posted with permission).

A short story about Petronella was published in The Canberra Times:

The Canberra Times also published a shortened version of Ed Wensing’s obituary for his mother:

Petronella’s son Fred made a short video about his mother’s life, available for download here: Petronella-life-7 (posted with permission).

Drawing of Petronella Wensing by Peter Wren (October 2021). Courtesy of Ed Wensing.

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