It is with sad regret that we must inform our members that IABA Wexford President Billy O’Connor passed away peacefully last night. Billy was a very active member of the Irish Athletic Boxing Association for many years and his hard work and dedication to our sport is very much appreciated.

Condolences are offered to his family and friends. May he Rest in Peace.

Beloved husband of Helen, father of Jane & Mark, brother of Nancy, John, Ned, Michael, Dan and the late Sr. Moira, Pat, Tom and Seamus. Sadly missed by his loving family.

May His Gentle Soul Rest In Peace.

Funeral Arrangements

Reposing at Cooney’s Funeral Home, New Ross, on Friday (10th May) from 4pm followed by removal at 7pm to St. Mary & Michael’s Parish Church, New Ross. Funeral mass on Saturday (11th May) at 11am. Burial afterwards in St. Stephen’s Cemetery, New Ross.

Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to Wexford Hospice Homecare