Danny Jones

Date published: Thursday, May 14, 2015
OLDHAM fans are reminded that a collection will be taken at Sunday’s game against Newcastle Thunder for the dependents of Keighley Cougars half-back Danny Jones (29), who was taken ill on the field at London Skolars two weeks ago and died later of a cardiac arrest.

Roughyeds chairman Chris Hamilton asks that every supporter donates as generously as possible to support Danny’s wife Lizzie and her baby girls.
Via Keighley Cougars. Lizzie has sent this message to Roughyeds’ supporters:
I’m so happy my wonderful Danny finished his days playing the sport he adored, at a club he treasured with lads he thought the world of.

“Danny was the best Daddy and husband in the whole world. He made us smile every single day. I want everyone to remember his passion and commitment and,  most of all, his contagious, infectious smile.

“Thank you from the bottom of my heart for all your support, love and kind wishes.

“I will bring up his beautiful babies to make him proud. The legacy he has left will last forever.   I could not be any prouder of my beautiful man.  My husband, the legend, xxxx