Garry William COLLIS
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 4833
Awards: National Medal – granted 8 June 1988
1st Clasp to the National Medal – granted 2 December 1995
Born ? 1947
Died 23 December 2008
29 years Service
Illness – suicide
Funeral date: 30 December 2008
Funeral location: Church of England Cemetery, East Maitland
Grave location: ?
[alert_red]Garry is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance[/alert_red]
Aged 61 Years
Of East Maitland
Devoted husband of YVONNE, beloved father and father-in-law of PAUL and DEBORAH, DAVID and GILLIAN, YVETTE and PETER, PHILLIP and KYLIE, adored Pa of JOSHUA and SAMUEL; SARAH and MADELINE; EMILY and DYLAN and much anticipated child of Phillip and Kylie. Loved brother of GRAHAM, loved brother-in-law of LYN, KEVIN and ROS, AINSLIE and ROB and loved uncle of their FAMILIES. Respected former member of the NSW Police Force and loved friend to many.
Family and friends are invited to attend the Service in Celebration of GARRY`s Life at St Peter`s Anglican Church, William St, East Maitland today TUESDAY 30th December 2008 at 2pm. A private burial will follow. Flowers would be appreciated but donations to Beyond Blue would be preferred and may be left at the Church.
“May the road rise up to meet you, may the wind always be at your back, may the sun shine warm upon your face and the rains fall soft upon your fields, and until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of His hand.”
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