Stephen Colin MARTIN

Stephen Colin MARTIN


* Nickname: Marto

Late of Wollongbar, formerly of Griffith, NSW


Relations in ‘the job’:  Sgt Eric George BAILEY, NSWPF # 2382 ( Grandfather )

John ‘Jack’ George BAILEY, NSWPF # 6293 ( Uncle )


“possible” relation in ‘the job‘:    ?


NSW Goulburn Police Academy –  Class # 232


New South Wales Police Force


ProCst # 99417

Regd. #  24821


Rank: Commenced Training at Goulburn Police Academy on Monday 2 November 1987 ( aged 28 years, 3 months, 5 days )( Previously employed as a Motor Mechanic )

Probationary Constable- appointed 29 January 1988 ( aged 28 years, 6 months, 1 day )

Constable – appointed 1 March 1989

Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ? 

Detective – appointed ? ? ?

Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? 

Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed ? ? ? 

Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?


Final Rank: = Sergeant 2nd class


Stations?, Griffith, ?, Lismore, Byron Bay, Ballina – Retirement


Service: From 2 November 1987   to   8 December 2011  = 24 years, 1 month, 6 days Service

Time with NSW Police:  From:  ? ? ?   to   ? ? ?? years,


Retirement / Leaving age: = 52 years, 4 months, 10 days

Time in Retirement from Police:  11 years, 7 months, 7 days


Awards:  No Find on Australian Honours system

Steve standing at Hero's Walk, alongside of a Memorial at the NSW Police Academy, Goulburn, in Honour of his Grandfather - Eric George BAILEY, NSWPF # 2382
Steve standing at Hero’s Walk, alongside of a Memorial at the NSW Police Academy, Goulburn, in Honour of his Grandfather – Eric George BAILEY, NSWPF # 2382


 Born:  Tuesday 28 July 1959

Died on:  Saturday 15 July 2023 

Age: 63 years, 11 months, 17 days

Organ Donor:  Y / N / ?


Cause:  Influenza A & Covid 19

Event location:  Found at home in respiratory distress and conveyed to Lismore Base Hospital ER on 15 July.

Event / Diagnosis date ?


Funeral date: Thursday 27 July 2023 @ 11am

Funeral location:   Parkview Funeral Home Chapel, 21 Kalinga Street, Ballina, NSW

The Richmond Police District provided the Official Police Guard of Honour




Wake location: at the Funeral home after the Service

Wake date:  Thursday 27 July 2023



Funeral Parlour:  Parkview Funeral Home, Ballina, NSW


Buried at:  Cremated

Grave LocationSection:          Row?         Plot?

Grave GPS?,       ?


Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at?

Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( July 2023 )



STEVE  is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance  *NEED MORE INFO





May they forever Rest In Peace




Australian Police YouTube Channel


Steve MARTIN, Marto, Stephen MARTIN

Stephen Colin (Steve) MARTIN

28/07/1959 – 15/07/2023

Much loved Dad of Sonny.

Is survived by his parents Doreen and Colin, together with a son ( from a previous relationship ) – Ben.

Former husband of Lorena.

Death / Funeral Notice – Stephen Colin Martin

Stephen Colin MARTIN

28 July 1959 – 15 July 2023


… In loving memory of …. Stephen Colin Martin …


Late of Wollongbar, formerly of Griffith.

Much loved Dad of Sonny.

Former husband of Lorena.

Sonny and Lorena warmly invite friends and former colleagues to attend Steve’s Funeral Service to be held at Parkview Funeral Home, Ballina on Thursday, 27 July 2023 commencing at 11:00am.


Julie and Jed says:

Lorena we would be honoured to attend Steve’s farewell, as tragic as it is. Lots of love to you girlfriend and Sonny ❤️❤️

Chris Hillsley says:

Such a shock. Had some fun times with Steve back in day in Griffith. This is such a huge loss. I hope Sonny takes solace in knowing his father was a genuine man who was lived by many. rip Steve. ❤️

Deborah Litchfield says:

Dear Lorena and Sonny
I am lost for words. All I can say is my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
It was a shock to read about Steve’s passing.
He will watch over Sonny from the heavens.
Rest in peace Steve.
My love to you Lorena and Sonny.

Cliff McPherson says:

Stephen was a fine Police Officer second to none. He had a good sense of humour and kept his colleagues alert. He will be sadly missed.

Liz & Neil Darrington says:

Our condolences to Lorena & her family, & the martin family, so sorry to hear about the passing of Steve he will always be remembered here in Yenda who played footy for the Yenda Football Club, a great man who always had a smile on his face, never forgotten in the Yenda Football Club Family, RIP Steve from Liz & Neil Darrington

MARTIN, Stephen Colin – Parkview Funerals



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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.



30 July 2023

Updated:  6 Aug 2023