There was sadness among the Donegal boxing community when the news broke that Andy McLaughlin had passed away on Friday night.

Andy served as President of Illies Golden Gloves Boxing Club for 10 years and was awarded an Honorary Life Vice-President Award at the Donegal Boxing Board’s annual awards banquet earlier this year.

Sympathies from the many people who knew Andy, including the Illies Golden Gloves Boxing Club, were extended to his family.

His Funeral Mass will be held at 11.00am in St. Mary’s Church, Cockhill. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu to The Donegal Hospice.

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