Peter Barnes Death – Obituary: Peter Barnes has handed away on Friday, March 18, 2022. West Essex Soccer Membership has confirmed his dying by way of a web based put up. He died after a brave battle with most cancers.
“It’s with nice unhappiness that we share the information of our President, Peter Barnes, passing within the early hours of this morning”, West Essex Soccer Membership introduced.
“An extended-standing member of West Essex Soccer and Cricket Golf equipment, we’ll miss Pete dreadfully and our ideas presently are particularly with Carol, Buster, Stacey and Pete’s loving household and shut pals.
After an extended and extremely courageous battle with most cancers, we should take some consolation that he’s now at peace after a really robust previous couple of months.
‘Peter was a loyal, type, modest and unassuming man who could possibly be discovered at our 1st XI video games sitting quietly in the back of the stand with Carol…. watching, supporting and taking in all elements of our performances. Via thick and loads of skinny, Peter can be there supporting West Essex FC, the Membership he completely liked
Pete’s soccer information and community was unrivalled and immediately the broader soccer neighborhood can even be remembering his unbelievable legacy all through the sport.
“Throughout his time as Membership Secretary at Leyton Orient, Spurs and West Ham, his function as Chairman on the London FA, travelling to World Cups with the England Group after which ultimately as a Vice-President of the Nationwide FA, everybody he met was touched by his kindness, humility and extraordinary love for the sport. He additionally knew all their names. No person was mate or pal. All in regards to the finer particulars was Pete.
“All of us that knew Pete can have been touched by the point he all the time made for you. It was magical merely to be in his firm and speak soccer. His extraordinary modesty, perception and knowledge had been transformative. He rubbed shoulders with the most important names in soccer however no person was ever handled otherwise.
“Pete was our inspiration, our mentor, our guider and our President, a real West Essex legend and most of all, he was our ‘good friend’. A person of utmost honesty and integrity, a person we might all the time belief and depend on….. a person who was a hero to many. This can be a desperately unhappy day for all of us at West Essex FC and West Essex Cricket Membership. Relaxation in Peace Pete ”
He’ll significantly be missed by many.