David Alan Richards

Passed away peacefully on Sunday 7th May 2017 aged 78 years.

Loving husband of Anne, much loved father of Alan, Sarah, Rachel and father-in-law to John and Andrew, devoted grandad of Joseph, Huw, Eleanor and Alice.

Funeral service will be held at All Hallows Church, Gedling  at 3.30 p.m. on Wednesday 24th May 2017 followed by private cremation at Gedling Crematorium.

Family flowers only by request, but donations if desired can be made to (cheques only) the Children's Society or Diabetes UK. (links below)

Further enquiries may be made c/o The Co-op Funeralcare, 69, Gedling Road, Carlton, Nottingham NG4 3FG    Tel : 0115 9879008




Above is a notice in the Nottingham Post from the family.


It is with great sadness that I report the death of our beloved Chairman David A Richards who died Sunday after a period of illness.

David has worked for cricket and the community for most of his life and will be a great loss.

The league, from every one of its member's, send their thanks to David and wishing his family comfort at this sad time. Details of his funeral will follow.

The committee would like the league to mark David's passing with a minutes silence before every match this weekend.



Above picture of David at a league presentation with Alex Hales and Luke Fletcher.


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