Vale John Menico OAM
The Surf Life Saving Australia family extends their sincere condolences to the family and friends of John Menico OAM who sadly passed away on Friday 23 April.
John gained his Bronze Medallion in 1947 dedicating 74 years of service to the Surf Life Saving movement. John is a Life Member of Cairns SLSC, Forrest Beach SLSC and Ellis Beach SLSC.
John was awarded SLSQ North Barrier Branch Life Membership in 1968, SLSQ North Queensland Life Membership in 1994, SLSQ Life Membership in 1977 and SLSA Life Membership in 2000 (Life Member no. 204).
John was also awarded an Order of Australia for his prolonged and dedicated service to Surf Life Saving.
John will be sadly missed in the Surf Life Saving community and is survived by his family.