It is with great sadness that we report on the passing of former Sub-Branch Honorary Secretary Alex Bondar who had been a member of the League since 1992. Alex passed away on 29 December 2013 after battling a long illness. He was a Vietnam Veteran having served in the Australian Army. Besides Secretary of the Sub-Branch, which he served from 1997 – 99, Alex also had previously been a member of Sub-Branch Committee, was a Delegate to the Eastern Metropolitan District Council of RSL Sub-Branches, and was an Advocate. As an Advocate he helped countless veterans obtain federal entitlements including pensions. Alex also served for a period of time on the North Bondi RSL Club Ltd Board of Directors.
A funeral will be held at 1000 hours, Wednesday, 8 January 2014, at Mary Immaculate Church, 45A Victoria Street, Waverley NSW 2024. The funeral arrangements are being made via Walter Carter Funerals in Bondi Junction. There will be a gathering after the funeral for those that attend it as well as members of the Sub-Branch, at 1400 hours, Wednesday, 8 January 2014 at the North Bondi RSL Club, 118-120 Ramsgate Avenue, North Bondi NSW 2026 to remember Alex. It is requested that those attending the gathering at the North Bondi RSL Club please notify the Sub-Branch by 1400 hours on Tuesday, 7 January 2014 so that we may prepare for catering. Either call us on 02 9365 1896 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information please contact Fred Alderman on 0425 302 134 or Norb Keough on 0416 805 817.
Lest we forget.