Eric Finnigan

Club President’s Death

The club has very sadly received the news this morning of the sad passing of our Club President Eric Finnigan aged 92.

Witton Albion Football Club offer our condolences to all Eric’s family and friends.

No further information is available at the present but will advise as to funeral arrangements etc in due course.

Very sad news, a stalwart Wittoner who will be greatly missed. Spent many, many hours driving Eric and my late father to away games, listening to them reminiscing, the same tales every time!
My sincere condolences to Eric’s family and friends.

Eric ( El Presidente ) was a great Wittoner one of the very best ! and We will miss Him and His humour so much RIP Eric UTA

A great Witton fan, a stalwart of the club. RIP

Eric’s Funeral will be held at Vale Royal Crematorium - Postcode CW9 8RP on MONDAY, 15th JANUARY 2024 at 12noon.

Further details will be announced in due course.


Family flowers ONLY. Donations in memory of Eric to Witton Albion In The Community (WAITC).

Following Eric’s funeral service, there will be an opportunity to celebrate his life at the Witton Albion Social Club.

Lovely send-off for Eric this afternoon. RIP Mr President.