Athol Roy Slapp was born on 20th June 1926 and passed away on 10th December 2018.

Service No. R35322   Royal Australian Navy

Aged 92 years. Late of Gracehaven Aged Care and formerly of Carlyle Gardens, Bargara. Passed away peacefully at Gracehaven on December 10, 2018.  Beloved husband of Maris.  Dearly loved father & father-in-law of Graham & Oanh, Noel & Ni Wayan, Leanne & Phil. Loving grandfather of 10 grandchildren & great-grandfather of 5 great-grandchildren.  Cherished friend of many.

A private family service was held for Roy.

Roy’s ashes will be scattered at sea in accordance with his wishes.                                                                                                                                                          “I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky”.