Wilga “Olga” Marie Lane (1927 – 1974)

Wilga with daughter Susan

Wilga, or Olga as she was known by, was born in Tamworth in 1927.

She married to John Cecil O’Brien in 1945 in Newcastle. The marriage was annulled soon after. John, born in 1903 in Moruya, was married at that time to D M Watt. John died in 1982 in Miranda.

In 1948 in Tamworth she married to John Lloyd McCusker. John was born in Quirindi in 1926 and he died in Riverstone in 1997. The marriage ended in divorce. John remarried in 1950 in Quirindi to Gladys Meloria Hall.

In 1950 in Randwick Olga married to Richard john Sargeant. Richard was born in Newcastle on 17/02/1928.


L-R: Susan – Olga – Flo – Moyah

They had 2 children:

  • Susan Constance Sargeant (1950 – 1970)

  • Kim Sargeant (1952 –       )

The marriage ended in divorce.
Richard married in 1957 in Wollongong to Dulcie May Williams (nee Norris). Dulcie was born in 1925 in Narrendera. She died in 1958 in Wollongong.
Richard’s 3rd married was in 1966 in Sydney to Cornelia Maria Dykhuizen, born in 1935 in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Cornelia died in Emu Plains on 24/12/1998. They had 3 children.
Richard died in Emu Plains on 12/05/1992.

In 1956, in Belmont, Olga married to Leslie Watkins. Leslie was born in 1912 in West Wallsend.

They had 1 child:

  • Janelle Watkins (1960 –       )

​Olga died in Newcastle on 05/10/1974.
Leslie died in NSW in 1983.