Kerry GAA has joined in the numerous tributes following the sudden passing of Moss Spillane.
Moss was a hugely popular figure on the sideline in Austin Stack Park in Tralee where he acted as steward. He also assisted on the sideline on Fitzgerald Stadium and was groundsman at the Caherlsee GAA grounds for a number of years.
Many have paid tribute to Moss and the warm welcome he gave to individuals and teams in Austin Stack Park.
We have lost a great man, may Moss rest in peace. Our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Moss Spillane pic.twitter.com/1OsxDna9Pv— Kerry GAA (@Kerry_Official) May 20, 2020
So sorry to hear of Moss Spillane’s passing RIP#gentleman pic.twitter.com/MZ1CxysLzs— Eoin Liston (@EoinListon) May 20, 2020
Sorry to hear the news of the sad passing of a great Kerry man Moss Spillane. Moss was one of the Stewards I met when I visited the great Kingdom of Kerry. Always welcoming with a lovely smile. Deepest sympathies to his family. RIP Moss. @Kerry_Official @officialgaa @RTEgaa— Marty Morrissey (@MartyM_RTE) May 21, 2020
Saddened to hear of the passing of Moss Spillane. Great fella who always had a big welcome for the players on match day in Austin stack park and Fitz stadium. RIP Moss.— Shane Enright (@Enright1988) May 20, 2020
It is with great regret that we announce the death of our colleague and friend Moss Spillane. We would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to his family during these troubled times.— Fitzgerald Stadium (@fitzgeraldstad) May 20, 2020
Ar Dheis Dé go raibh a Anam pic.twitter.com/x2WmD2LXPH