Lee George GRECK

Lee George GRECK

NSW Police Force

Senior Constable – Retired

Registered number 18969

Fatal motor vehicle collision – Grafton area

Saturday  28 September 2013

aged 52

Lee GRECK
Lee GRECK
Lee GRECH - 31 December 1982
Lee GRECK – 31 December 1982
Lee GRECH - 31 December 1982
Lee GRECK – 31 December 1982
Belinda:
Roadside memorial put up today ( Thursday 5 December 2013 ) , it’s been 68 days today beautiful, and I’ve missed you for every second of it, in the words of Pink Floyd . . . How I wish, how I wish you were here
Belinda was the girlfriend of Lee Greck at the time of his untimely death on 28 September 2013.
This memorial has been placed at the intersection of Old Lilypool Rd and Pacific Hwy, South Grafton.
Lee Greck was nicknamed ‘Matthew Flinders’ by Belinda and her family because Lee was always off exploring on his motor bike.
At the top of the monument is Lee ( Greck ), Triumph ( his motor bike ) Bel ( Belinda ).
A lovely monument by a lovely person who loved the man deeply.
Cal

On Saturday 28 September 2013, about 6.40pm, retired NSW Police Officer Lee George GRECK was riding his motor cycle and stopped at the ‘T’  intersection of Old Lilypool Rd and the Pacific Hwy, Grafton.  He was seen to look in both directions before pulling out into the path of a north bound vehicle which was travelling upon the Pacific Hwy at an estimated 100kph.

As a result of the impact, Lee died at the scene.

Lee, being born on 5 March 1961, was 52 years of age and worked at various locations including Cabramatta, Fairfield, Wollongong and was last stationed at Batemans Bay from where he retired, after serving 22 years in “the job” on the 11 May 2000.

At the time of Lee’s death, he was living in Glenugie, a small hamlet near Grafton.

Lee joined the NSWPF as a Police Cadet, number 3350, on the 4 July 1977, and did his training at the Redfern Police Academy, Sydney, NSW.

Lee was also the victim of a common assault about 6 months earlier which recently failed at court.

 

A funeral service will be held to honour Lee on Tuesday 28 September 2013, from 11.30am at the Holy Family Catholic Church, at the intersection of Vincent & Green St’s, Ulladulla with Police Guard of Honour from Shoalhaven Police.

 

Fatal crash – South Grafton

Saturday, 28 September 2013 09:39:46 PM

An investigation is underway following a fatal crash at South Grafton.

Emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway, near the Bom Bom State Forest, about 7pm today (Saturday 28 September 2013) after a motorcycle and car collided.

Police have been told the motorcyclist was struck by the northbound car as he was turning onto the Pacific Highway from Old Lilypool Road.

The rider died at the scene. He has not yet been formally identified.

The driver of the car has been taken to hospital to undergo mandatory blood and urine testing.

Two other vehicles are believed to have struck the motorcyclist after the initial collision.  Those drivers have also been taken to hospital for mandatory tests.

Officers from Coffs/Clarence Local Area Command have commenced inquiries into the incident.

They’re appealing for anyone who witnessed it, or the events leading up to it, to contact investigators.

 

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

http://www.police.nsw.gov.au

 

 

The funeral service for the late Lee George Greck will commence at 11:30 am on Tuesday, 15 October 2013 at Ulladulla Catholic Church, to be followed by a committal service at Sandridge Cemetery. Please contact Milton Ulladulla Funeral Services for further information.

http://shoalhaven.public-cemeteries.net … d-services

 

 

Funeral Service photos

 

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Such a lovely tribute Belinda. Sorry we didn’t meet at the funeral. The last time we caught up with Lee was in Singapore when we had a family barbecue and a few drinks. He will be sadly missed by our family and his many friends. We will now have somewhere to visit whenever we travel north.

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Joel and Kelly

Lee was an awesome man. I feel honored for my family and I to have known him for the short time we did. We have plenty of fond memories. All the best mate. We will all miss you…

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WOA. Didnt like hearing this Lee. What can I say? Known you since I was 13 you were 15. girlfriend and boyfriend, 😉 and just recently we laughed that we didnt even Kiss.(back then) lol so glad we cought up though. You will be Missed by so many Lee.Glad you met the grandkids;)) xxxx

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John Pollock

I worked with Lee at Fairfield Police Station in the early 1980s. He was a good Policeman and a good man.

Ollie & Joan Mason
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Ollie & Joan Mason

Lee was our neighbor at Glenugie, he was a sincere and good man. We will miss him.

Linda Pill
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Linda Pill

Such a beautiful boy! The photos show Lee just as I remember him. We worked many shifts together at Wollongong station in the early to mid ’80’s. I will remember him as a fun loving, little-bit-shy, honourable comrade.