FORMER SINGLETON MAYOR NEIL McNAMARA DIES AGED 97

Longtime former Singleton Mayor Neil McNamara has died aged 97.

Mr McNamara served on the Patrick Plains Shire and Singleton Shire councils for 43 years, between 1965 and 1998.

He was awarded an Order of Australia Medal in 1984 and named a Freeman of the Singleton Shire in 2000 for his contributions to the community.

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