Garry William COLLIS
Late of ?
Father to Dave COLLIS # ?????
NSW Redfern Police Academy Class # 123
New South Wales Police Force
Uniform # 1987
Regd. # 14192
Rank: Probationary Constable – appointed 22 May 1970
Constable 1st Class – appointed 22 June 1975 ( loss of 1 month Seniority )
Sergeant – appointed 14 February 1986
Final Rank = Sergeant
Stations: ?, Hamilton?, Mayfield?, Wallsend
Service: From ? ?pre May 1970 ? to ? ? 1999 = 29 years Service
Awards: National Medal – granted 8 June 1988 ( Sgt )
1st Clasp to the National Medal – granted 2 December 1995 ( Sgt )
Born: Tuesday 1 July 1947
Died on: Tuesday 23 December 2008
Age: 61 yrs 5 mths 22 days
Cause: Depression – Suicide
Event location: ?
Event date: ?
Funeral date: Tuesday 30 December 2008
Funeral location: St Peter’s Anglican Church, William St, East Maitland @ 2pm
Wake location: ?
Funeral Parlour: ?
Buried at: East Maitland Cemetery, Raymond Terrace Rd, East Maitland
Grave Location: CofE, Section 31, Plot 60 ( double depth grave )
Headstone inscription: In The Arms Of The Angels Garry William Collis ‘Gaz’ 1st July 1947 – 23rd December 2008 Aged 61 Years Our Much Loved & Loving Husband Of Yvonne Devoted Dad & Pa We Will Love You Never Forget You And Always Be With You You’ll Be In Our Hearts Forever
Memorial located at: ?
GARRY is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance * BUT SHOULD BE
GARRY is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance *NEED MORE INFO
FURTHER INFORMATION IS NEEDED ABOUT THIS PERSON, THEIR LIFE, THEIR CAREER AND THEIR DEATH.
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May they forever Rest In Peace
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.”
FURTHER INFORMATION IS REQUIRED RE THIS MEMBER.