John Joseph WHELAN – OAM
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # ?
Service: From ? to ?
Awards: Medal of the Order of Australia – granted 26 January 1992
Citation: OAM/AUST DAY 1992 (GENERAL DIVISION). FOR SERVICE TO SOCIAL WELFARE PARTICULARLY THROUGH THE SAN MIGUEL CENTRE
Born: Saturday 9 June 1934
Died on: Sunday 16 August 2015
Funeral date: Friday 21 August 2015 @ 2.30pm
Funeral location: St. Mary’s Cathedral, College Street, Sydney
Buried at: Catholic Cemeteries & Crematoria, Barnet Ave, Rookwood, NSW, on Saturday 22 August 2015 @ 11.30am
Born June 9, 1934.
Passed away peacefully,
Sunday August 16, 2015.
John’s was a life of significant achievement.
He was a committed family man, decorated police officer, trade union leader, and dementia fighter
He is forever loved and remembered by his wife Clara, Kathleen, Carolyn and Tim, Jack, Peter and Carla and grandchildren Nathaniel, Nicholas, Isobel, Ella, Harriet and Rufus.
Thank you John and God bless you.
Mass of Christian Burial for JOHN will be offered in St. Mary’s Cathedral, College Street, Sydney TODAY, August 21, 2015 commencing at 2.30pm.
In lieu of floral tributes we ask for donations to Alzheimer’s Australia at: fightdementia.org.au
Saturday, 22 August 2015