ELISE LOMBARD, CEO NORTHERNS CRICKET UNION DIES
It is with deep shock and sincere regret that I, as President of Northerns Cricket Union, announce the untimely death of our CEO, Elise Lombard on Thursday 9 August 2012 as a result of a heart attack.
I would like to place on record Elise’ commitment to cricket over the past 32 years, her unwavering dedication and the efficient way she fulfilled her role as CEO, beyond the boundaries of duty. Elise is a great loss to the Union and also to the cricket world.
On behalf of my Executive, my Board, the players, the staff – (past and present) and fellow cricket followers, we extend our deepest condolences to Elise’ family : Eloise & Rudi, Louis, Karen and grandchildren George and Mia.
Elise will be greatly missed by all those in the cricket fraternity.
Andy O’Connor, Chairman of Easterns Titans said: “I am deeply saddened and we at Easterns Titans are going to miss her dearly.”
Funeral arrangements will be announced in due course.
President : Northerns Cricket Union