The death has occurred suddenly of former Kildare senior hurling manager John Reidy
The Tipperary native had lived in Clane for decades.
Over many years he contributed significantly to the development of hurling at county and at club level in Clane.
His son Paudie also represented Kildare.
Mr Reidy, over the years had also provided commentary analysis to the former CKR FM and KFM.