It is with the great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Mrs. Tebogo Mafolo, Committee member of the Tembisa Cricket Club. She sadly passed away on Thursday, 6 July 2017 after a short illness.
Mrs. Tebogo Mafolo was the Chairperson of Tembisa Mini Cricket Cricket for several years. In her tenure as chairperson, the committee was awarded and recognised for three years in a row as the Mini Cricket Committee of the Year. She was a foot soldier of Mini Cricket and was very passionate about the programme. She was then elected as the chairperson of Tembisa Cricket Club and stepped down in 2016.
Mrs. Mafolo always had a smile on her face and when it involved sports and cricket in particular, she never shied away from the task at hand. Tebogo will be missed by all her colleagues, fellow coaches and most of all, her learners and cricket players.
On behalf of the President, Board of Directors, Management and Staff of Eastern Cricket, we want to express our most sincere condolences to the family and friends during this difficult time. May the gates of heaven open up to reveal strength and comfort in your time of trials and sorrow and may God comfort you.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, 12 July at Mashemong Primary School, Tembisa at 12h00 and the funeral Service will be held on Saturday, 15 July 2017 in Norkem Park.