6 June, 1964 – 9 January, 2020> FUNERAL DETAILS
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You may not have been perfect, my grief is immeasurable but in time I hope to heal and love you for the wonderful husband and father that you were, not the mistakes that you have made.
I will still see you at the gates, my time nearly came but our children were my saviour. I love you to infinity and beyond. xxxxxx
You took your fight head on with an incredible energy and drive. You left an amazing legacy: reminding us how to live and almost demanding us to do the bloody test. I am sure Sharon and your family are incredibly proud. Condolences.
I feel incredibly privileged to have been able to spend 18 months working closely together.
You are a true character whose presence will have a lasting impact on me personally and everyone else in our business that was around you. Never before have I witnessed such a sense of purpose, integrity, optimism, courage and resilience, not to mention good humour despite what has been the ultimate challenge.
The team at Swissport and I are all better people for having known you and I want you and your wonderful family to know that you and your family will always be in our thoughts, our memories and in our hearts.
I don’t know what the universe has in store for all of us, but I truly hope to see you again some time down the road where we can share stories about how this next chapter unfolded.
Goodbye for now my friend.
Will always remember those funny nights at the Gills, you boys getting quite serious with those games.
Taken too soon, but never forgotten.
Privileged to have you come into my life.
Continue to give em hell wherever you are xx
It’s not often you can use this term, but when referring to Pete you would not be wrong in saying he was a true legend.
Taken early in life he will be greatly missed by all the Duffett family.
He was a great guy and we created some unbelievable memories during our time together.
Our hearts go out to Sharon and the rest of the family. Gone but always in our memories.
Pete was a larger than life character who had an energy and enthusiasm that was contagious. His passion for our industry and his commitment to service, quality and innovation were inspiring. I learned so much from Pete in the short time I knew him and for this, I'm eternally grateful. He will be missed....
Two crazy diamonds shine on together
Farewell friend <3
My dear brother Pete
You are gone, but time or distance has never had an effect on us, neither shall your passing. I will think of you every day. As brothers we are glue and our soul strong.
Our comfortable silences together, knowing we had both thought it, questioned it and answered it without a word spoken will always stay with me.
Your time in your vessel this life you have inspired many, so go, go join the universe with all your positive energy and lead once again.
With Mum, Mel, Nana, Gran, and all that have gone before you, I will join you one day again mate to celebrate xx
Your brother Mark
We were taught - we are all brothers - a bond that will not be broken. Forever in my heart, always on my mind.
To our brother and uncle, you have fought a long and incredibly challenging battle. We are so proud of everything you have achieved and the love and energy you continued to share until the moment you left us. Thank you for the memories and years of love, laughter, fun and the lessons you continued to teach all of us. Rest easy with Mum/Nana. We Love you. Rod, Georgie, Chloe and Ben
It was always a pleasure to catch up with Pete each time he was in Brisbane. I wish we’d had more opportunity to work together directly.
I was genuinely inspired by what Pete achieved last year and even more so by hearing of his personal adventures and experiences. He shared openly and was positive, engaging and fun to be around. A great guy and a great colleague that will be sincerely missed.
Peter was a larger than life character. His enthusiasm for his work and colleagues was a credit to him. His positive attitude to the health challenge that he faced was simply inspirational. I only had the pleasure of knowing Peter for a short time, but I am definitely better from the experience. My thoughts go out to his family and friends. Rest in peace.
Although I did not work directly with Peter his presence in the office was amazing. He was always had such a happy and positive attitude which was to be admired and was also contagious. He was such a pleasure to work with and a kind gentleman always with a smile on his face. He will be greatly missed. My sincere condolences to his family and close friends during this difficult time.
What an impact you have had on so many lives, in so many positive ways. I have been fortunate to have known you for many, many years, however, the last few as an avid listener to your radio shenanigans with Frizz, the Butcher and co, have been an absolute hoot! I feel honoured to have known you PJ. Let's make sure the Peter Logan Effect is lasting. Much love to Sharon and family. RIP mate.
Deepest condolences Sharon to you and the kids, sending our love and remembrance of a great Man.... A larger than life character that inspired so many with his passion, values and positive energy. Loved and will be missed but never forgotten , RIP my dearest Friend
PL you taught me more than you realise and more than i ever told you. Thank you for all the opportunities, challenges and laughs!
Catch you later Boss!
Will always cherish the memories I have of my time working with Peter! His no nonsense approach, encouragement, communications and commitment to excellence inspired all around him to be better. I've been lucky enough to see some of the messages he gave around men's health and salute his bravery and compassion in encouraging men to deal with these issues. Bless you & Godspeed Peter!
To a true fighter and someone that I am proud to call my friend, you will be forever in my thoughts and I will be reflecting on the good times we had over the last 20 odd years & several companies later that I had the please of working with you, rest easy my friend and I will see you in another life. RIP
I cannot thank you enough for all that you have done over the years, not only for me personally but the entire cargo community on a global scale. From the moment I met you, I was inspired by your knowledge, leadership and personality. I have no doubt that in some way shape and form, your hard work will continue to be recognized for many years to come through the many great people that were privileged to have been in your company.
Till we meet again mate, God bless.
Andrew, Sarah, Wentworth and Gideon
Thank-you for everything you taught me along the way through our work lives and our friendship. You'll never be forgotten my good friend.
Such a genuine man taken too early. We looked forward to our annual bonfire playing finska or corn hole or just chilling having a chat and a beer. You were such an inspiration and I am sure you saved many lives by bringing awareness to bowel screening.
Always in our hearts Pete and you are very missed by all
Sincere Condolences Sharon and family xoxoxo
Lots of beautiful and fun memories to cherish xoxo
Thank you full all you did for me and my family you changed our lives forever.
From the first time we met back in the UK i knew we would get on like peas in a pod with the straight talking and say it as it is.
You have changed my families life when we met in the Hilton hotel Bracknell when you asked me would i move to Australia to work with you.
We jumped at the chance and completed 5 years in Australia and a year in Europe and now New Zealand.
thank you my friend will never forget the good times we all had together
Pete. Our much loved Son-in-law.
You can shed tears that he has gone,or you can smile because he lived.
You can close your eyes and pray that he will come back,or you can close your eyes and see what he has left.
You can remember him and only that he is gone,or you can cherish his memory and let it live on.
Good bye Pete,you gave it your all.
Hope your message #petesentme for people to get the Bowel Test gets through.
We will always remember you. Much Love, Muriel & Albert xxxx
Our love to daughter Sharon & Grandchildren ,Sam,Stephanie & Diana. xxxxx
Peter approached work with great passion. He was not only a highly effective leader in tough circumstances, but he was also a man who was a delight to have led. I say that not because it was at all easy to lead him. But, it was always productive with a positive outcome. He presented himself as tough and hardened, which he was. But, he was also a true mensch, with kind spirit really driving the show, just under his skin. His accomplishments for us around the world were many.
In the last few years, many of us have had the opportunity to see his passion, leadership and humanity at work at work as he's faced his life's greatest challenge. He was thankful for a life well lived, and embraced the love of Sharon and the family. We should all be fortunate enough to leave this world with the glowing appreciation of life that he had.
I am so grateful to have been his friend.
My very deepest sympathies to Sharon and the family.
You fought hard to stay, lived everyday and set the mark high for those left to follow, Brave and honest you thought of others ,reminding all to take care .
Our time at Radio was brief in the scheme of things, your passion for Oz Rock and sport ,fun and silly stuff will be sorely missed.. Rock On
‘Until we meet agin”
I love you my darking, wait for me at the gates xxxx
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