There is sadness in Derry at the tragic news of the passing of young local lad Jack Edgar.
According to a family notice, Jack passed away yesterday, Tuesday, December 27.
Shantallow-based Strike Martial Arts Academy said in a post on Facebook: “It is with great sadness we have learned of the death of a much loved club member Jack Edgar.
“Thoughts and condolences go to Sabrina, Tony and the wider circle of the Edgar family
“A talented young lad with many friends in the club, you will be sorely missed Jack 💙🥊.”
These sentiments were expressed widely by those who knew Jack.
St Brigids Primary and Nursery school post: “It is with great sadness that we hear of the death of our past pupil Jack Edgar.
“We offer our sincere condolences to his mum Sabrina, who is a member of our staff, her husband Tony, Kayleigh, TJ & Olivia & wider family circle.
“May Jack rest in peace.
“St.Brigid pray for him💚.”
Creggan-based Trojans Community and Youth Group said: “It is with great sadness that we hear of the death of past player Jack Edgar.
“Jack was a goalkeeper in our successful 2002 age group.
“To his mum Sabrina, her husband Tony, the wider circle of the Edgar family and Jack’s friends we offer our sincere condolences at this sad time.
“A great young man who will be sorely missed.
“Rest in Peace Jack💙🤍.”Tags: