Michael Hynes – RIP

The passing of one of Connacht’s great squash administrators, Michael Hynes has occured this Wednesday, August 10th. Michael served on the board of Irish Squash from 2007 – 2011. He also was on the Connacht board for many years and ran the Connacht Masters’ Open for the past 20 years. 

All of us in squash will greatly miss the company and great humour of Michael at tournaments into the future.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam


See the post on RIP.ie below

The death has occurred of Professor Michael Hynes (NUIG)
‘Tortóg’, Ballymoneen Road, Knocknacarra, Galway / Mayo

Predeceased by his beloved eldest son Matthias. He is deeply mourned by his loving wife Patricia, his sons Marcellus and John Roderick, his daughter-in-law Bernadette, his cherished grandchildren Ciara, Matthias and Belle and his great-grandchild Aoileann. He is also deeply mourned by his siblings Eibhlín, Aodhán, Ruairí, Mary and Deirdre and their families. He also leaves behind a wide circle of friends.

Reposing at his residence (H91 Y43V) on Friday, 12th August, from 6.00 pm. His requiem mass will take place on Saturday, 13th August, at 11.00 am in Christ the King Church, Salthill, Galway. The mass can be viewed via livestream at https://www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/christ-the-king-church-salthill. Burial to follow in Rahoon Cemetery.

The family appreciate all your kind wishes and messages at this difficult time. Condolences can be left in the section below. Family flowers only.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dhílis agus suaimhneas síoraí i measc na naomh dó.