The Committee of the Tipperary Southern and District League, would like pass on our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of John Butler of Thurles, who passed away peacefully this morning, Thursday 19th of December, after a long illness
John has previously served as the PRO of the TS&DL for many years, and had a great distinctive radio voice who gave out TSDL results/Fixtures each week. He also wrote extensively about football matters for local newspapers The Nationalist and Tipperary Star. He was a dedicated follower and lover of the game.
John was a great footballing man with a lovely manner and will be greatly missed.
May he Rest in Eternal Peace
Reposing in Hugh Ryan’s Funeral Home, Slievenamon Road, Thurles on Saturday, 21st Dec., from 5pm to 7pm. Arriving at the Cathedral of the Assumption Thurles on Sunday, 22nd Dec., for Requiem Mass at 12 noon, followed by Cremation in Shannon Crematorium at 3pm.