It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of another Old Owens legend Roger McHugh on 31st December 2021.
Roger attended Dame Alice Owens School from 1958-1963 after moving down from Manchester.
He played for Old Owens at Football and Cricket skippering both. In football he played as a winger or inside forward scoring many goals and captained the Old Owens 2nd XI cricket team to promotion as champions of Division 3 in 1994.He was a right arm spin bowler and a belligerent lower order batsman. Roger was always very helpful with giving advice to youngsters in both sports.
Roger lived in Hatfield but spent many hours in Mersea Island when the opportunity arose.
The Old Owen’s Association offers sincere condolences to Roger’s family for their sad loss.
RIP Roger you will be sorely missed!
Details of Roger’s Funeral are as follows:
There will be a webcast on the day to join the service via a live stream for those that cannot attend in person (The details are as follows:).
Date: 2nd Feb 2022 at 11.45 am