Passing of Yvonne Sydenham-Clarke

It is with great sadness that we write that Yvonne Sydenham-Clarke passed away on Sunday evening 23rd June 2013. Her kennel, Kalina Samoyeds was one of the best regarded Samoyed Kennels in the world and was in a large way responsible for bringing Samoyeds to Australia. Her most well known import was Rebel of Kobe. She also exported many dogs which went on have great successes.

Yvonne was an all-breeds judge and was highly regarded in Australia and throughout the world.

Yvonne was a past president of the Samoyed Club of Victoria and also the patron of our club.

She will be greatly missed.

Yvonne's funeral will be held on Thurdsay 27 June 2013 at 10am at Tobin Brothers Doncaster (816 Doncaster Road, Doncaster).

Our condolences to her family.