Colin Mitchell Piper, 19212016 (aged 95 years)

Name
Colin Mitchell /Piper/
Birth July 11, 1921 21 22
Note: Source: death notice
Marriage of parentsColin James PiperVera Mavis MitchellView this family
1921 (aged 0)
Birth of a brotherJack Mitchell Piper
December 22, 1922 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a brotherArthur Keith Piper
1924 (aged 2 years)
Occupation
Telegraph Messenger, Fourth Division
1937 (aged 15 years)

Employer: Postmaster General's Department, NSW
Residence between 1943 and 2001 (aged 79 years)
Note: 1943: 533 Anzac Parade, Maroubra, NSW

1943: 533 Anzac Parade, Maroubra, NSW 1949: Orr's, Cedar Street, Wynnum North, QLD 1954 - 2001: 12 Bellew Street, Wynnum North, QLD

Worked as a telephone technician

Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Pearson Piper
May 25, 1944 (aged 22 years)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJames Pearson Piper
May 1944 (aged 22 years)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherLily Amelia Harrigan
June 1955 (aged 33 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLily Amelia Harrigan
June 13, 1955 (aged 33 years)
The Queen's Birthday 2001 Honours
Queen's Birthday Honours
June 11, 2001 (aged 79 years)

Note: The Governor-General is pleased to announce the following appointments and awards:

The Governor-General is pleased to announce the following appointments and awards:

Order of Australia Medal

Mr Colin Mitchell PIPER

12 Bellew Street, Wynnum North Qld 4178

For service to the community, particularly through the Wynnum Manly Employment and Training Association and Rotary International.

Death of a brotherArthur Keith Piper
May 2, 2007 (aged 85 years)
Burial of a brotherArthur Keith Piper
May 7, 2007 (aged 85 years)
Death of a brotherJack Mitchell Piper
June 17, 2015 (aged 93 years)
Death September 17, 2016 (aged 95 years)
Note: Death notice:

Death notice:

PIPER, Colin Mitchell OAM 19212016.

Born in Llangothlan, NSW, raised in Sydney (a Burnside Boy). Brother of Jack and Keith (both dec'd). Married to Beatrice (Orr) in 1948 and settled in Wynnum, Brisbane.

Worked in PMG/Telstra. A Member of Wynnum Manly Rotary Club for 60 years. A community volunteer in ARAD, SkillShare/WYNMet, Probus, and many other local organisations. Active Member of the "Tuesday Club".

Passed away aged 95 years. Will be sadly missed by Beatrice, his Wife of 68 years; Son Bruce and Beverley; Daughter Christine and Glenn; Grandchildren Ainsley and Craig, Elizabeth and David, Zarndra, Dustin, Jorja, Kallum and Jordan and Great-grandchildren Zara, Maddox and Jaz and all the extended Family.

We thank the Staff of Wynnum BlueCare for their care and kindness in the final months of Colin's Life. A Life Well Lived. Privately Cremated as per his wishes

Publication: The Courier-Mail

Family with parents
father
1899
Birth: September 21, 1899 26 23Kangaloon, New South Wales, Australia
mother
Marriage Marriage1921Paddington, New South Wales, Australia
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Birth: July 11, 1921 21 22Llangothlan, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 17, 2016Wynnum, Queensland, Australia
18 months
younger brother
19222015
Birth: December 22, 1922 23 23Guyra, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 17, 2015Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
19242007
Birth: 1924 24 24New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 2, 2007Kahibah, New South Wales, Australia
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Birth: September 21, 1899 26 23Kangaloon, New South Wales, Australia
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Birth: July 11, 1921 21 22Llangothlan, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 17, 2016Wynnum, Queensland, Australia
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Source: death notice

Residence

1943: 533 Anzac Parade, Maroubra, NSW 1949: Orr's, Cedar Street, Wynnum North, QLD 1954 - 2001: 12 Bellew Street, Wynnum North, QLD

Worked as a telephone technician

The Queen's Birthday 2001 Honours

The Governor-General is pleased to announce the following appointments and awards:

Order of Australia Medal

Mr Colin Mitchell PIPER

12 Bellew Street, Wynnum North Qld 4178

For service to the community, particularly through the Wynnum Manly Employment and Training Association and Rotary International.

Death

Death notice:

PIPER, Colin Mitchell OAM 19212016.

Born in Llangothlan, NSW, raised in Sydney (a Burnside Boy). Brother of Jack and Keith (both dec'd). Married to Beatrice (Orr) in 1948 and settled in Wynnum, Brisbane.

Worked in PMG/Telstra. A Member of Wynnum Manly Rotary Club for 60 years. A community volunteer in ARAD, SkillShare/WYNMet, Probus, and many other local organisations. Active Member of the "Tuesday Club".

Passed away aged 95 years. Will be sadly missed by Beatrice, his Wife of 68 years; Son Bruce and Beverley; Daughter Christine and Glenn; Grandchildren Ainsley and Craig, Elizabeth and David, Zarndra, Dustin, Jorja, Kallum and Jordan and Great-grandchildren Zara, Maddox and Jaz and all the extended Family.

We thank the Staff of Wynnum BlueCare for their care and kindness in the final months of Colin's Life. A Life Well Lived. Privately Cremated as per his wishes

Publication: The Courier-Mail