Mr Ivan Joseph WELSH (1940 - 2007)**
- Date of Birth: 25/02/1940
- Place of Birth: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
- Date of Death: 15/03/2007
- Place of Death: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||19 Mar 1988||3 May 1991||3yr(s) 1mth(s) 15day(s)|
|Member for Swansea||19 Mar 1988||3 May 1991||3yr(s) 1mth(s) 15day(s)|
49th (1988 - 1991)
Political Party Activity
Supporter of Surf Life Saving Association; Meals on Wheels; pensioner groups.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Restaraunteur, Caterer and Salesman. Educated at Newcastle Boys High School 1952 - 1955. Board of Directors - Lake Macquarie Aged Care 1995 - . Vice President and Board of Directors, Speers Point returned Serviceman's Leagues Club 2004 - . Recreational interests included football, boxing and spectator sports. Funeral service from Christ Church Cathedral, Newcastle on 21 March 2007. Private cremation.
Army 1958 - 1967. Served in Malaya from 1958 - 1960 and Vietnam 1965 - 1966.
Emeritus Mayor City of Lake Macquarie
Local Government Activity
Alderman of Lake Macquarie City Council 1984 - 1991, Mayor 1987 - 1991.
Married Lorraine Gay Cox in 1961 and had issue, 2 sons.
Member of Former Members Association of New South Wales Parliament.