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Charlie Micallef – Passed Away 7/2/24 – Aged 84 years

07 Feb 24
Peter Bull

Sad to report to you that our  Colleague  Charlie Micallef passed away at 5am this morning 7.2.2024.

He was very peaceful. Charlie was 84 years old.

Charlie worked in Melbourne Operating Room (MOR). Charlie commenced at OTC (A)  Queen Street Melbourne in December 1957 in MOR moving through the ranks over the years resigning in 1985 as SITO/Facsimile Operator at Lonsdale Street Melbourne. Charlie’s father Joe also worked OTC as a Storeman from  1957-1967.  Charlie was a former Past President of OTVA Melbourne in 2017.

Charlie worked at Armaguard for 46 years retiring in 2015. Charlie and his wife Josie in retirement travelled extensively around the world taking many photos which Charlie shared on Facebook.  Charlie’s wife Josie also worked at OTC  in Phonograms for a few years.

Late last year Charlie was diagnosed with a tumour in  his pancreas.

Our sincere sympathy and condolences to Josie and Loving Family and Friends of Charlie on a Life  Well Lived.  RIP.

Regards Robert Hall

The Funeral for the late Carmelo (Charlie) Joseph Micallef 27th July 1939 – 7th February 2024 age 84 was held at Tobin Brothers Funerals Berwick Vic. On Tuesday 13th February at 2pm.  Attended by about 90 Family, Friends, with former Armaguard Colleagues, OTC(A) / OTVA Veterans namely :  Yashmin Beaumont, John Caulfield, Ashley Foote, Paul. S. Murphy, Harold Murphy, Robert and Judith Hall who both spoke of Charlie as a Colleague and friend of 60 plus years.


  1. Peter Bull February 7, 2024 at 2:30 pm

    Yes, very sad news indeed.

    Charlie or Chas we called him was a good man and will be missed by many.

    Warren Marshall

  2. Peter Bull February 20, 2024 at 4:01 pm

    Charlie Micallef (Carmelo Joseph Micallef) Melbourne Office lost his 8 month battle with pancreatic cancer. His service was held on Tuesday 13th February with the following attending Robert and Judy Hall, John Caulfield, Ashley Foote, Harold Murphy, PS Murphy and Yashmin Beaumont.

    Yashmin Beaumont

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