Kenneth John McMILLAN

aka  Bert

New South Wales Police Force

ProCst Regd. #  92448

Regd. # 18275

Rank: Probationary Constable – appointed 18 September 1978

Senior Constable – appointed 18 September 1987

Sergeant – retired

Stations:  Wollongong G.D.’s, Wollongong Licencing, Hurstville Licencing.

ServiceFrom  pre July 1978  to  ? ? ? = ? years Service

Awards:  National Medal – granted 2 February 1995

Born: 11 December 1955

Died on:  Wednesday  25 June 2014

Age:  58 old

Cause:  Illness – Brain tumour

Funeral date:  Thursday  3 July 2014 @ 11am

Funeral location:  St Phillips Anglican Church Port Hacking Road Caringbah

Buried at?

Memorial location?

 

not a clear photo - but Ken McMillan, taken on 23 March 2013.

not a clear photo – but Ken McMillan, taken on 23 March 2013 at the Illawarra Police reunion.

 

Ken ‘Bert’ McMillan passed away yesterday ( Wednesday 25 June 2014 ) after a 6 month battle with a severe brain tumour.

Ken had worked at Wollongong for many years and then went to Hurstville where he was the Licensing Sergeant. He retired 5 years ago.

His funeral will be conducted by Dave Warner, the Police Chaplin at 11am Thursday 3 July at St Phillips Anglican Church Port Hacking Road Caringbah.

 

A top guy who leaves a loving wife and two daughters.

 

R.I.P. Ken.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ken McMillan receiving the Cook Community Award, 2013, from the Hon. Scott Morrison MP http://www.scottmorrison.com.au/album/cook-community-awards-2013

Ken McMillan receiving the Cook Community Award, 2013, from the Hon. Scott Morrison MP http://www.scottmorrison.com.au/album/cook-community-awards-2013

 

Ken McMillan Secretary – Ken McMillan. Ken served as a NSW police officer for over 30 years, working in licencing, retiring as a Sergent. kookaburrakids.org.au

Ken McMillan Secretary – Ken McMillan. Ken served as a NSW police officer for over 30 years, working in licencing, retiring as a Sergent.
kookaburrakids.org.au

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ken served as a NSW police officer for over 30 years, working in licencing, retiring as a Sergeant. Ken has been involved with AKKF for over 6 years and 4 years as Honorary Secretary. He has also attended numerous camps as a leader and bus driver. Ken since retiring from the police force has volunteered in a number of other community organisations including, Sutherland P.C.Y.C., Cronulla Sailing Club and Shire Wide. One of Kens daughters Alison is also heavily involved as a leader at AKKF.

http://kookaburrakids.org.au/about-kookaburra-kids/our-board/

 

 

McMILLAN, Ken John.
11.12.55 – 25.6.14
Late of Caringbah, formerly of Wagga.
Loving husband of Jenni, father of Shelley and Alison, son of Mame and Norm (dec), brother of Shirley, Norma (dec), Susan and Allan.Devoted and caring family man.
Sadly missed.Ken’s family and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service to be held at St Philip’s Anglican Church, 402 Port Hacking Road, Caringbah on Thursday 3rd July, 2014 at 11:00am.
In lieu of flowers donations to Cure Brain Cancer Foundation would be appreciated. – See more at: http://tributes.smh.com.au/obituaries/smh-au/obituary.aspx?n=ken-mcmillan&pid=171514193#sthash.rtvCIHA0.dpuf

McMILLAN, Ken John.
11.12.55 – 25.6.14
Late of Caringbah, formerly of Wagga.
Loving husband of Jenni, father of Shelley and Alison, son of Mame and Norm (dec), brother of Shirley, Norma (dec), Susan and Allan.

Devoted and caring family man.
Sadly missed.

Ken’s family and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service to be held at St Philip’s Anglican Church, 402 Port Hacking Road, Caringbah on Thursday 3rd July, 2014 at 11:00am.
In lieu of flowers donations to Cure Brain Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.

http://tributes.smh.com.au/obituaries/smh-au/obituary.aspx?n=ken-mcmillan&pid=171514193

 

 

McMILLAN, Ken John.
11.12.55 – 25.6.14
Late of Caringbah, formerly of Wagga.
Loving husband of Jenni, father of Shelley and Alison, son of Mame and Norm (dec), brother of Shirley, Norma (dec), Susan and Allan.Devoted and caring family man.
Sadly missed.Ken’s family and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Service to be held at St Philip’s Anglican Church, 402 Port Hacking Road, Caringbah on Thursday 3rd July, 2014 at 11:00am.
In lieu of flowers donations to Cure Brain Cancer Foundation would be appreciated. – See more at: http://tributes.smh.com.au/obituaries/smh-au/obituary.aspx?n=ken-mcmillan&pid=171514193#sthash.rtvCIHA0.dpuf

 Funeral location

 

 

 

For those that never knew the reason for Ken’s nickname of ‘Bert’ well here it is. He had an uncanny resemblance to the then Wollongong Magistrate Mr Wilson SM also known as ‘Bert.’

 

 

 

Ken McMillan – funeral pamphlet – 2014 can be found here as a download:

 

 

Photo supplied by Steve Byrnes - 050714

Photo taken at Dicey Riley’s Hotel, Crown St, Wollongong, around 2001 of the old Wollongong Licencing Police who worked from Wollongong in the 1990’s.
( L – R ) Ken McMillan, Peter Phillips, Tony Chaplin, Steve Bynes & Gary Simpson – all now retired.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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