Some sad news –
Our Club President Ron BRIMBLE died peacefully at the Sue Ryder Care Home with all his family around him on Wednesday, 11th March 2009, aged 72 years.
A former player, he also played in the team with his two sons. He had served for many years as President after his retirement from playing.
Quote from the announcment in the paper –
“Much loved and devoted Husband of Gill for 49 years. Wonderful Father to Neil, Nick, Sarah and Suzanne. Father-in-law to Claire, Jinny and Michele and future Father-in-law to Ian. Proud Grandfather to Joe, Maxine, Holly, Ruby, Sophie and Sam. A friend to so many, never to be forgotten. His warmth and ability to make people smile will be our overriding and everlasting memory of a very special person. A Thanksgiving Service and celebration of Ron?s life was held at St. Michael and All Angels? Church, Bishops Cleeve at 2.30pm on Thursday, 19th March 2009. We wish to thank all the medical staff for their wonderful care and compassion throughout. Family flowers only please.
Donations for The Sue Ryder Care Home or The British Heart Foundation may be sent c/o Selim Smith and Co, 74 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham GL52 2DJ or donations may be made after the service.”