The death has occurred of Philip Short.
Stripe, Furbo, Galway / Cobh, Cork
(Formerly Cobh and Douglas, Cork), (peacefully) at home. Sadly missed by his loving wife Claudia, daughters Jenny and Rebecca, brothers Jack, David, Robert, Donald and Stephen, father-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours, friends and his chess colleagues.
‘We will miss his kindness, his great sense of