It is with great sadness that we inform you of the tragic passing of Mr. Jerry Desmond in Portugal on Friday November 5th.
Jerry was CEO/Secretary of the Irish Coursing Club for over 20 years and only recently retired in October 2008.
On behalf of the greyhound community, we extend our deepest sympathies to his wife Cora, his children Abbie, Roisin, Billy, Ronan and all his family and friends.
Our thoughts are with them at this sorrowful time.
Jerry’s remains will be received into Clogheen Church at 6pm this Friday, November 12th.
Funeral Mass at 12 Noon on Saturday, November 13th followed by burial in Curraghkippane cemetery.
Clogheen is on the Cork City side of Blarney.
May he Rest In Peace.