Peter John McLAY
AKA Peter McLAY, Skylab
Late of Melbourne, Victoria – formerly of Wagga Wagga, NSW
“possible” relation in ‘the job’: ?
NSW Goulburn Police Academy – Class # 227
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 23797
Rank: Commenced Training at Goulburn Police Academy on Wednesday 1 April 1987 ( aged 21 years, 2 months, 24 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed Friday 26 June 1987 (aged 21 years, 5 months, 18 days )
Constable – appointed 26 June 1988
Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Detective – appointed ? ? ?
Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Inspector – appointed ? ? ?
Final Rank: = Inspector
Stations: ?, Wagga Wagga ( Sgt ), Riverina Police District – Retirement
Service: From 1 April 1987 to 18 August 2022 = 35 years, 4 months, 17 days Service
Retirement / Leaving age: = 56 years, 7 months, 10 days
Time in Retirement from Police: zero years, 4 months, 14 days
Awards: No Find on Australian Honours system
Born: Saturday 8 January 1966
Died on: Sunday 1 January 2023
Age: 56 years, 11 months, 24 days
Organ Donor: Y / N / ?
Cause: Brain tumour
Event location: ?
Event date: Diagnosed 12 moths prior to passing
Funeral date: Tuesday 10 January 2023 @ 2pm
Funeral location: St John’s Anglican Church, 6 – 12 Church St, Wagga Wagga, NSW
There will be NO Formal Police involvement at the funeral service however the family do invite all friends and former colleagues to attend.
any Future Wake location: ??? TBA
any Future Wake date: ??? TBA
( Due to current Govt. restrictions on ‘Gatherings’ due to Corona19 Virus Pandemic, some families may wish to have a Memorial Service / Wake with friends and family at a later date )
Funeral Parlour: Bance Funeral Services, www.bancefunerals.com.au
Buried at: Cremated
Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?
Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( January 2023 )
PETER is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance *NEED MORE INFO
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May they forever Rest In Peace
McLAY Peter John
Passed away peacefully at home in Melbourne.
Dearly loved husband of Sharon.
Cherished father and father-in-law of Samuel, Angus and Bronwyn.
Loving son and stepson of Joan McLay (deceased), David McLay (deceased) and Noreen McLay.
Adored brother and brother-in-law and Uncle of Greg, Dana, Alex, Scott, Katie, Chelsea, Oliver, Emilee and Austen.
Pete was a very special person who touched many lives.
Forever in our hearts
A Service of Thanksgiving will be held on Tuesday 10th January 2023 in St John’s Anglican Church, Wagga Wagga commencing at 2pm.
A private cremation will follow.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend.
For those unable to attend, livestreaming and condolence messages may be left at www.bancefunerals.com.au
Nothing further, than what is recorded above, is known about this person at the time of publication and further information and photos would be appreciated.