R.I.P.

Kevin Crothers

The Flag Officers and General Committee of Howth Yacht Club would like to express their deepest sympathies on behalf of all the members to the family and friends of Kevin Crothers,Greenhills, 29th March 2021. Kevin, the beloved husband of Greta passed peacefully, in the care of Tallaght Hospital. Very sadly missed by his loving wife, children Olive, Helen, Steven, Martin, Colin and Rachel, his adored grandchildren Thomas, Kevin, Christopher, Evan, Daniel, Adam, Enzo, Joshua, Felix, Cohen, Baker and Hamish, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, sisters Dympna, Claire and Eilish, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.

Kevin is a former member of Howth Yacht Club and Cruising Group for over 24 years and donated the Asgard  Perpetual Trophy as well as the limited edition paintings of the Asgard Trophy to the winner each year of the Line Throwing Competition held at the Start of the season Breakfast event every year. I have enclosed a photograph of Kevin making the award to Michael O'Connor below in 2018 along with the Cruising Group Captain Pat Murphy at that time and Gary Macquire. Kevin was also a founder member of the Maritime Institute of Ireland Dun Laoire and always enjoyed and supported the heritage of Classic Boats.


May He Rest in Peace

Official RIP Death Notice and online funeral details here.