President of Roche Emmets GAA club Owen Joe Woods has passed away.
His beloved club paid an emotional tribute to him with a touching post on their Facebook page yesterday.
"It is with a heavy heart that we are making this post.
"Our much-loved President of Roche Emmets Owen Joe Woods has sadly passed away. A wonderful, wonderful gentleman who’s heart was firmly rooted in Roche Emmets.
"Owen Joe’s wise encouraging words to our players will ring true with them for many years to come. Owen Joe was always and will continue to be an inspiration to everyone in the club.
"We will miss you Owen Joe.
"Our most sincere sympathies to Owen Joes family and friends.
"Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam"
Reposing at his home Church Road Kilcurry from 11am to 9pm on Friday. Removal on Saturday morning at 11.40am proceeding on foot to St. Brigid's Church arriving for Funeral Mass at 12 noon, followed by Burial in adjoining Cemetery.
Family flowers only. Donations please to Palliative Care
House Private on Saturday morning Please