Fred Slegg Obituary, Death – It is with deep sorrow that we share the heartbreaking news of the passing of our beloved former President, Fred Slegg. Fred’s immeasurable contributions to Warlingham RFC (WRFC) and his unwavering dedication to our club have left an indelible mark, and his memory will forever be cherished.
Fred was known to all who had the privilege of knowing him as ‘Mr. Warlingham RFC.’ His remarkable journey with our club spanned decades, and he played a pivotal role in shaping WRFC into the strong and vibrant institution it is today. His legacy is etched in the annals of our club’s history, and his influence will continue to guide us for generations to come.
As an excellent fly-half and a true legend of WRFC, Fred’s commitment went far beyond the field. He served as Chairman, Chairman of Selection, and President (1993-97), tirelessly contributing his time, expertise, and passion to the betterment of our club. His leadership and dedication helped nurture a sense of camaraderie and sportsmanship that defines the WRFC spirit.
Fred’s tenure as Chairman of Selection, spanning an impressive 19 years, exemplified his commitment to the club’s success. He knew each player personally, a testament to his dedication, and ensured that WRFC maintained its standards with both warmth and discipline. His legacy as a formidable leader continues to be fondly remembered by members who had the privilege of knowing him.
In the wake of Fred’s passing, there has been an outpouring of warm tributes and stories from members, a testament to the profound impact he had on our club and the lives of those he touched.
Our thoughts and deepest condolences go out to Fred’s friends and family during this difficult time. As we mourn his loss, may we also celebrate the rich tapestry of memories and achievements that he leaves behind.
We will provide further information regarding funeral arrangements as it becomes available. In the meantime, let us remember Fred Slegg, a true WRFC legend, and may he rest in eternal peace.
With heartfelt sympathy,
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