It has been announced that last night’s collision in Toomevara claimed the life of well known GAA referee Kieran Delaney.
Mr Delaney has been described as a passionate Toomevara man and an active committee member until his untimely passing.
He leaves behind his devoted partner Lizzy, his daughter Lilly and his son Cathal.
Mr Delaney was declared deceased at the scene of the collision which happened at 10pm last night.
With deep regret & sincere sympathy we advise the sudden passing of esteemed colleague & Chairperson of North Tipp Referees Kieran Delaney, RIP. We extend our sympathies to his family, friends & especially his Referee colleagues in the County. Ar dheis lámh Dé go raibh sé.
— Tipperary Referees (@TipperaryRefer1) December 8, 2021
It is with a heavy heart that I share the very sad news that Kieran Delaney, Grenanstown, last night passed away after a tragic accident.
We convey our deepest sympathies to his partner, Lizzy, son Cathal and his daughter Lilly. May his gentle soul rest in peace pic.twitter.com/NiUNg1ffLz
— Toomevara GAA (@ToomeGAA) December 8, 2021