John Stanley Strange RIP











Sadly, the WCU can report that on Wednesday 21st September, John passed away after a short illness. He was 75 years old.

Originally joining Swansea Chess Club in the 1970’s, John enjoyed playing chess for a few years. He then took a time out away from chess to concentrate on his other interests. In the last few years, he rekindled his chess playing joining De La Beche Chess Club.

John was a softly spoken gentle and very kind person who made many friends in the West Wales Chess League over the years.

The WCU would like to send our sincere condolences to his family and friends at this very sad time.

His funeral will take place on Wednesday October 10th at Margam Crematorium at 12 noon. Donations to be made in lieu, on behalf of John to Maggie’s Swansea c/o Mr. Rhys Maggs of The Cimla Funeral Home, 112, Cimla Road, Neath, SA113UD. Further enquiries please call 01639 769500.