Life Members

MEMBER AND YEAR AWARDED
† Stan Russell (1)1932† Col Hawthorne1969George Long1994
† M O’Connor1933† Bob Ward1969Doug Manson (2)1994
† Jim Brady1934† Ken Rodgers*1971Harry Dearness1995
† Tommy Freese1936† Henry Albert1974Dick Langenbaker1996
† Alf Matzdorf1937† Ron Harbottle1974Geoff Mines1996
† Eric Crawford1938† Pat O’Brien1975David Manson1997
† Frank Moynihan1939Ray Wilson1975Ian Irwin (3)1998
† Merv Taylor1940Ron Chaplin1976Brad Tallon1998
† Ray Eve*1941† Bob Wise1976David Hutton2001
† Robert White1944† Ron Daley1977† Derek Stubbins2001
† Colin McKinnon1945Bryan Pease1977Ian Blank2002
† G Files1946† A Delandelles1978John Topp2002
† Les Sharp1952† Pat McGrory1978Peter McPhee2004
† Len Jacobson* OAM1954† Brian Myers1978Graham Parker2004
† Joe M Thompson1954† Dan Moran1981† Rodney McLachlan#2006
† Vic Lynagh*1955John Collins1982Darcy Roberts#2006
† G Gray1956Barry Wolgast1982† Gary Templeton#2006
† Darcey Brazil1958Bob Campbell1987Sheryl Verreyt#2006
† Pat Buckley1959† Les Sainsbury (4)1987Bruce McGill2007
† Tom Mace1959Eddie Ward (5)1990† John Burns2008
† Ian Marr1961† Jim Esson1991Des Gerhardt2010
† Peter Harten1965† Tony McGrath1992Stephen Smith2014
† Jim Bowman1966Jim Cox1993Chris Wilson2016
† B McMahon1966Ray Girdwood1993
† Col Bennett1968Rod Seagrott1993
† Deceased
1  Awarded Life Membership to the Queensland Rugby League in 1937
2  Awarded Life Membership to the South East Queensland Masters Rugby League Association in 2005
3  Awarded Life Membership to the Greater Brisbane Junior Rugby League in 2010
4  Awarded Life Membership to the Queensland Rugby League Referees’ Board 1989
5  Awarded Life Membership to the Australian Rugby League Referees’ Association in 2011
* Awarded Life Membership to the Queensland Rugby League South East Division: V Lynagh 1968, R Eve 1978, L Jacobson 1980, K Rogers 1994.
# Previously Awarded Life Membership to the Brisbane Junior Division Rugby League Referees’ Association

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