Funeral Notices

It is with great regret that we report the passing of the following personnel.

The Association offers it’s sincere condolences.



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Senior Legal Officer Peter HEARN
formally of the Executive Suite, Corporate Head Office,
 on Monday 11th March 2019.

Funeral

Friday 22nd March 2019 at 11.00
in the South Chapel
Woronora Crematorium
Sutherland



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
former Firefighter Allen Robert DOWELL (467010), 
formerly of the 467 Tumut, on 1st March 2019.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Friday 8th March 2019, at 10:30 hours
All Saints Anglican Church
River Street
Tumut NSW 2720

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The families of Ivan Skinner wish to advise that 
Ernest Ivan SKINNER
 formerly of Radio Workshops Chullora
passed away last week on Thursday 28th February 2019
aged was 96 years

Ivan’s funeral will be held Wednesday 13th March 2019
12 noon at the Rose Chapel, Palmdale Crematorium
57 Palmdale road, Palmdale 2258

Ivan is survived by his widow Dot, their four children, 12 grandchildren & five great-grandchildren

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

 Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



We regret to advise of the passing of
2808 Firefighter Francis JORDAN
 
formally attached to punch bowl fire station today (01/03/2019) 
Francis passed away at Campbell Town hospital, 
 .
Funeral

Wednesday 13th March 2019 
at St Pauls Catholic Church
  John St Camden 
at 1300hours.



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
8352 Senior Firefighter George BALDOCK
. George passed away in hospital today (27/02/2019) following a medical episode while on duty.

Funeral
Wednesday 13th March 2019, at 1030 hours
William Inglis Hotel
Sales Arena
155 Governor Macquarie Drive
Warwick Farm, NSW

Brigade members attending shall attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour.

Dress Code: Full Dress Uniform, Galatea, Peak Cap, Tie and Medals



We regret to advise of the passing of
 Retired Firefighter (2232) S/O Col STEWART.
 
A funeral service will be held as follows:
Monday  4th March 2019
in the Rose Chapel 
at Palmdale 
at 1200 noon


The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
former Superintendent Stewart EARNSHAW (3466)
 formerly of Zone Regional West 1, Dubbo, 
on Sunday 17 February 2019.

The Late Mr Earnshaw’s Family have advised that there will be no funeral service.



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Firefighter Tony FITZGERALD (412016), 
formerly of 412 Station Orange, on 30th January 2019.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Saturday 9 February 2019, at 1000 hours
Norman J Penhall Funeral Directors
31 – 35 William St Orange, NSW

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner would like to advise that the late 
Firefighter James COCKAYNE (256005), 
formerly of 256 Station Cobar, 
will be farewelled in Dubbo on the 1st February 2019. 

In keeping with the wishes of James and his family, his service will be a closed family service. 
The family wishes to thank FRNSW for respecting their wishes in this time of family sadness.



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Firefighter Ray (Ginger) MANN (4010008) 
formerly of 401 Station Narromine, on 19th January 2019.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Friday 1 February 2019, at 1030 hours
Graveside service
Narromine Cemetery
Tomingley Rd Narromine. NSW

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



This is to advise you that 
Retired Senior Fireman William (Bill) CAROTHERS, 3003,
 passed away on 16th January, 2019.

A family memorial ceremony was held at the weekend.



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Firefighter Anthony (Tony) LONGFORD (210011), 
Honorary Member of the FCA and former Engine Keeper of 
210 Station Balgownie, on 22nd January 2019.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Tuesday 29 January 2019, at 1100 hours
Figtree Anglican Church
4-10 Gibsons Road, Figtree

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of
 retired Firefighter David GREGORY (378050), 
formerly of Mittagong Fire Station, on 9th January 2019.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Monday 21 January 2019, at 1400 hours
Forest Lawn Memorial Park, North Chapel
Camden Valley Way, Leppington, NSW.

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of
retired Firefighter Lionel LINDSAY (386002),
 formerly of Mt Victoria Fire Station, on 24th December 2018.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Tuesday 8 January 2019, at 1030 hours
Blackheath Presbyterian Church
Wentworth St Blackheath, NSW.

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



We have received information from Syd Stephenson that 
Fred WINSTANLEY
 
passed away at 8.30 am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. 

Funeral
2 pm
10th of January, 2019
Parsons Funeral Home, 
Woolworths Avenue, 
Warilla. 

All welcome.



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Station Officer Reginald (Reg) BROWN (1376), 
formerly of Hornsby and Beecroft Fire Stations’ ‘C’ Platoon,
 on the 03 January 2019

Funeral servic
 Monday 14th January 2019
at Palmdale cemetery 
Central Coast 
starting at 10.30 am in the Hillside Chapel 

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Dress uniform without Galatea, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Retained Firefighter Peter DAVIES (227003), 
formerly of Blayney Fire Station, on the 1st January, 2019.

Funeral details will be distributed as they become available.



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of
Retired Retained Firefighter John Henry FRYER (69001)
formerly of, Dee Why Fire Station on 29th December 2018.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Tuesday
8th January, 2019
10am
Ann Wilson Chapel
Corner, Barrenjoey Rd & Darley St, Mona Vale

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Dress uniform without Galatea, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons


The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
Mark DOLAHENTY, of the Industrial Relations team, 
Greenacre on the 25th of December 2018.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Friday 4th January, 2019
11am
St Joan of Arc Catholic Church
97 Dalhousie Street, Haberfield

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Firefighter Stephen WALTON (300029),
formerly of 300 Station Gilgandra.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Wednesday 02 January 2019, at 1100 hours
Western Districts Memorial Park Crematorium,
Boothenba Rd Dubbo, NSW.

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
9267 Senior Firefighter Luke HYDE
of 292 Station Doyalson, on 25 December 2018. 

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Tuesday 15 January 2019, at 1130 hours
Palmdale Hillside Chapel
57 Palmdale Rd Palmdale, NSW.

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer Dress Uniform, Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of
 Retired Firefighter James MARTIN (6585),
 formerly of Belmont, Charlestown and Cardiff Fire Stations
 on the 18th of November 2018.

A funeral service will be held as follows:
Thursday
13th December 2018
0930hrs
St Kevin’s Church
Cardiff NSW

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required.

Dress Code: Summer dress uniform (without galatea), Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons



The Commissioner regrets to advise of the passing of 
retired Captain Russell John McDONALD (387004) 
formerly of Mudgee Fire Station, on the 26th November 2018.



The Memorial Service details for Captain Russell John McDonald (387004) formerly of Mudgee Fire Station (known as Jock) are as follows:

Monday
10th December 2018
1100 hours
Memorial Service at Mudgee Golf Club
Robertson St, Mudgee.

Brigade members attending may attend in uniform and form a Guard of Honour should one be required

Dress Code: Summer dress uniform (without galatea), Peak Cap, Tie & Ribbons