Allan Purcell Memorial Round

Saturday 1st May 2021

Round 3 will be the Allan Purcell Memorial Round and all Werribee players are asked to wear armbands as a sign of respect.

Allan passed away on Friday 22nd May 2020. He has been associated with the Werribee Hockey Club for 38 years.

Allan Edward Purcell 4 July 1949 – 22 May 2020

A dedication of Allan’s service to the Club will be at 1:50pm, Saturday 1st May. Heather and the Purcell family will then escort the Men’s Vic League 1 teams onto the pitch, observe a minute’s silence and start the game.

An afternoon tea will be served for Life Members and official guests in the Clubrooms immediately following these proceedings.

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