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In Memoriam

Remembering those no longer with us

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R.I.P. Cliff Trott

3 April 2021

Wycombe Wanderers have lost another of their legends with the death of Cliff Trott at the age of 91.

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R.I.P. Sue McBryde

11 March 2021

The thoughts of everyone at Wycombe Wanderers are with the friends and family of long-time supporter Sue McBryde, who passed away on 7th February - the day before her 64th birthday - following several...

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Tributes to Sandie

1 February 2021

Hundreds of messages have poured in for lifelong fan Sandie Derben, who passed away this weekend.

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Rest in peace, Sandie

31 January 2021

Everyone at Wycombe Wanderers is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Sandie Derben, a lifelong supporter and dedicated volunteer, who has died in hospital following an illness.

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Ron Rafferty dies at 86

26 January 2021

Ron Rafferty, a striker who began his career at Wycombe Wanderers before going on to become a scoring legend at Grimsby Town, has died aged 86. He had been suffering with dementia, and died of...

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Dave Worley dies at 82

13 January 2021

Wycombe Wanderers are sad to reveal the death of another of their ex-players. Former utility defender Dave Worley passed away in Stoke Mandeville hospital last night where had been admitted following...

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Wycombe’s oldest ex-player dies at 95

5 January 2021

After a horrendous year when we lost eight members, Wycombe Wanderers Ex-Players Association are sad to report the death of another of their old heroes. Ian Barkus, the Association’s oldest ex-player,...

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R.I.P. Arthur Burgess

27 November 2020

Wycombe Wanderers’ Ex-Players Association are sad to report the loss of another of their popular and long-standing members with the death of Arthur Burgess at the age of 90.

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Tributes pour in for John

9 November 2020

Tributes have poured in from players and colleagues from every one of the seven decades that John Reardon was associated with the club.

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R.I.P. John Reardon

9 November 2020

Wycombe Wanderers and the Ex-Players Association are sad to report the death of a club icon. John Reardon passed away surrounded by his family at a nursing home in Wargrave near his Henley home, just...

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Wembley Wanderer Truett dies at 87

29 August 2020

Wycombe supporters and Ex-Players Association members will be sad to learn that another of their great FA Amateur Cup heroes of 1957 has passed away. Jim Truett died this morning aged 87 after...

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Jack Timberlake latest Blues loss

21 May 2020

Wycombe Wanderers are sad to announce the second death inside a week of a former player. After news of the death of Derrick Draffan, the family of Jack Timberlake revealed he too had passed away last...

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R.I.P. Derrick Draffan

18 May 2020

Wycombe Wanderers Ex-Players Association are sad to report the death of one of their founding members. Derrick Draffan died at his home in Little Kimble last week - surrounded by his family – only...

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R.I.P. Martin North

9 April 2020

Wycombe Wanderers were distraught to hear of the sad death of Martin North, who passed away this week after contracting coronavirus.

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R.I.P. Mickey Holifield

28 February 2020

Wycombe Wanderers are sad to report the loss of another of their true legends with the death of Mickey Holifield. A pacey and industrious midfielder, he graced Loakes Park for a decade from 1971.

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R.I.P. Mark Bird

29 January 2020

Wycombe Wanderers are devastated to report that Mark Bird - a loyal supporter, father and grandfather - passed away on Tuesday evening after suffering a heart attack at Adams Park ahead of the fixture...

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R.I.P. Oliver Darlington

10 January 2020

Wycombe Wanderers sends its condolences to the friends, family and team-mates of Oliver Darlington, who lost his brave fight against sepsis last week at the age of just 13 years old.

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R.I.P. Stuart Burrage

3 October 2019

Wycombe Wanderers were saddened to learn of the death of ‘one of our own’ – Stuart Burrage, who passed away suddenly last month at the age of 61.

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R.I.P. Dennis Edwards

16 September 2019

Wycombe Wanderers' Ex-Players Association are sorry to learn of the death of former Wycombe amateur international Dennis Edwards, at the age of 82.

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R.I.P. Andrew Cressy

22 July 2019

The thoughts of everyone at Wycombe Wanderers are with the friends and family of Andrew Martin Cressy, a long-standing season ticket holder, who passed away peacefully on July 11th 2019 aged 49...

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R.I.P. Charlie Gale

24 April 2019

Wycombe ex-players gathering for Saturday’s tenth anniversary party were sorry to hear news of the death of another great Wanderers stalwart. Charlie Gale, a regular between 1963 and 1971, passed away...

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RIP Sheldon Bressington

21 February 2019

The Wanderers are sad to lose another of their popular players from the 1960s with the death, at the age of 83, of Sheldon Bressington.

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Dudley Kipping dies at 87

22 November 2018

Wycombe have lost another of their ex-players and a loyal fan with the death at 87 of Dudley Kipping.

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George Wharton, oldest surviving ex-player, passes away

24 October 2018

Wycombe Wanderers are sad to hear of the death of former player George Wharton, who passed away this week at the age of 97.

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Chairboys pay tribute to Howard Kennedy

13 September 2018

Blues boss Gareth Ainsworth has paid his respects to former Wanderers star Howard Kennedy, who passed away on Wednesday evening at the age of 66.

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Howard Kennedy passes away, aged 66

13 September 2018

Wycombe Wanderers, and their Ex-Players’ Association, are sad to report the death of another icon. Howard Kennedy passed away on Wednesday evening, five weeks after entering Thames Valley Hospice....

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Kathy Hutchinson passes away

5 March 2018

It is with great sadness that Wycombe Wanderers Ex-Players Association announce the death of Kathy Hutchinson.

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R.I.P. Cyrille Regis

15 January 2018

Wycombe Wanderers are saddened to learn of the death of former player Cyrille Regis, at the age of just 59.

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Former player Jimmy Hay dies aged 77

9 January 2018

Wycombe Wanderers are sad to report on the death of another popular ex-player. Only a week after the death of Peter Birdseye, Jimmy Hay has passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer’s, just three...

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Peter Birdseye passes away

5 January 2018

Wycombe Wanderers are sad to report the death of their oldest ex-player. Peter Birdseye passed away yesterday, two months after his 98th birthday.

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Paul McCarthy passes away aged 45

20 February 2017

Wycombe Wanderers are deeply saddened to learn of the death of former player Paul McCarthy at the age of only 45.

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Club president Monty Seymour passes away

13 January 2017

It is with great sadness that we report the news that club president Monty Seymour has passed away at the age of 102.

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R.I.P. Paul West

24 November 2016

On Wednesday the club learned the sad news that former player Paul West has passed away.

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