Panthers Chairman Dave O’Neill has released the following statement following the passing of Geoff James.
“All of us at Panthers are deeply saddened by the passing of our friend and colleague, Geoff James.
“As a Panthers Director, from 1985 through to 2002, Geoff was a dedicated and loyal member of the Panthers family. His involvement with Panthers did not cease with his Board tenure with his interest and passion for the club continuing well into his final years.
“Geoff’s service to Panthers and the greater Penrith community is valued by many. He will be greatly missed.
“On behalf of our Board of Directors, management team, our employees and members, we extend our deepest sympathies to the James family.”
Geoff will be remembered by family and friends at a service at St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, 26 Short Street, Emu Plains from 1.30pm Friday 13th October 2017.