Who Was Maurice Lindsay?
Maurice Lindsay was the chairman of Preston North End F.C. and also of Wigan Warriors R.L.F.C. and also played two seasons as a player at the club following his stint as one of the “Gang Of Four’ directors who operated the club in the midst of its dominance over this league during the 80s.
Lindsay was the owner of a plant hire contractors company and also an author when he moved to Wigan in 1980 to join Jack Robinson, Tom Rathbone and Jack Hilton. This led to a surge in the performance of the team.
Wigan was one of the teams that made the transition to professional and took over the league, by winning an incredible eight League Championships, between 1987-96.
In addition to 9 Challenge Cup wins including a record-breaking eight consecutive wins in the period 1988 and 1995 and five Lancashire County Cups and three World Club Championships.
Maurice Lindsay Cause Of Death
Lindsay died on May 17, 2022. The sad news of Maurice’s demise broke out when Wigan expressed their condolence on Twitter.
‘We send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Maurice,’ Wigan tweeted.
The cause of his death remains unknown at the moment.
Maurice Lindsay Age
He was 81 years old. He was born on May 8, 1941.
Maurice Lindsay Wife, Children
The late chairman of Preston North End F.C. kept his personal life secret, and did not speak about his wife and children anywhere, hence, details about them remains unknown to the public.
Maurice Lindsay Family, Parents, Siblings
As earlier stated, Maurice Lindsay was someone who kept his personal life secret, and did not speak about his family anywhere, hence, details about his parents and siblings are not available to the public.
Maurice Lindsay Net worth
Maurice Lindsay has an estimated net worth of $10 million at the time of his death.
Maurice Lindsay Burial, Funeral, Pictures, Memorial Service
Maurice Lindsay burial and funeral service dates are not out yet. He will however be buried very soon, and there will be a memorial service after the funeral.
Funeral pictures will be out whiles the funeral is underway or after. We’ll update you soon once they become available.