It is with great sadness that Cornwall RFU were informed of the passing of Merrill Clymo yesterday.
CRFU President, Andy Reed, and all the Officers on the committee wish to express their sincerest condolences to Merrill’s family, friends and to his club Camborne RFC.
The following statement was released by Camborne RFC last evening;
Respected Former Cherry & White Player & Administrator passes away
On behalf of the Club, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Life Member Merrill Clymo at the age of 90.
Merrill was a stalwart member of Camborne RFC to whom he gave many decades of service as player, selector, committee man, Hon Secretary and Chairman.
He was also a great servant of the Cornwall RFU as Camborne’s representative on its committees for many years. He served as the Cornwall RFU Chairman from 1989 -1992 and was afforded the honour of Life Membership on his retirement.
Funeral arrangements, Camborne Parish Church, 1 pm on Friday 15 December. Afterwards at Camborne RFC.
Sincere condolences to Merrill’s children Sally and Robert & the wider family.