Death & Funeral Notices

This page will display the latest Death and Funeral Notices of RFPA Members and others when the RFPA Secretary receives them.

If you would like to be notified by email of the death of former colleagues, send and email to the RFPA State Secretary who will add you to the Vale Distribution List….. secretary@retiredpolice.com.au

The latest to be notified are at the top.


Alan Jude ‘Barney’ FYFE, 78 old, former Regd. No. 9941, a Member of the Hornsby & District Branch of the RFPA. Alan passed away on 10/10/2019 and his funeral will be held at 1pm on Friday 18th Instant at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Royston Parade, ASQUITH, to be followed by a gathering at the Asquith Golf Club.

Ronald Arthur RALPH, 89 old, former Regd. No. 6301, an Unattached Veteran Member of the RFPA of Kirrawee. Ron passed away on 17/09/2019 and a private Cremation has been held.

James Cecil BURGESS, 92 old, former Regd. No. 8471, a former Member of the Dubbo Branch of the RFPA. Jim passed away on 05/10/2019 and his funeral will be held at 2pm on Tuesday 15th Instant at the Western Districts Memorial Park Crematorium, Boothenba Road, DUBBO, to be followed by a wake at the Western Star Hotel, DUBBO.

Gordon Lawrence (Bear) CONNOLLY, 78 old, former Regd. No. 10152, not an RFPA Member of Sydney. Gordon passed away on 04/10/2019 and his funeral will be held at 10am on Wednesday 16th Instant in the North Chapel, Pinegrove Memorial Park, Kington Street, MINCHINBURY.

Spencer JONES, 73 old, former Reg’d No. 14219, a Member of the Northern Beaches Branch of the RFPA. Spencer passed away on 10/10/2019 at Bellingen.

The funeral of Spencer Jones will be held next Tuesday 22nd October at 11am. 956 Coramba Road, Karangi. NSW 2450 followed by a wake at Bellingen Riverside cottages. 224 North Bank Rd, Bellingen NSW 2454.