TRIBUTES have been paid to a preferred former cricketer.
Roy Costello died peacefully on March 30, aged 65, and he was revered and admired by opponents and revered and beloved by his group mates at Little Lever CC.
Membership Committee member Jon Pendlebury mentioned: “He was only a very nice man and would assist any of his team-mates each in desk tennis and cricket. He was a high quality particular person.”
He scored greater than 10 centuries for Little Lever 2nds and in 1996 grew to become the primary participant within the Bolton League’s historical past to attain 1000 runs in a season in 2nd group cricket. Roy was additionally a prime class desk tennis participant for Little Lever CC for round 50 years.
Jon added: “Anyone spending time with Roy not often left him and not using a spring of their step, a smile on their face. He will probably be sorely missed by his household and a large community of pals all through the area people.”