It is with sadness that we convey to you the passing of our friend and fellow Bentleigh member, Kevin Cripps. Kevin passed away peacefully on Monday morning after a short illness. Kevin is survived by his wife Faye and children Darren, Joanne and Damian. Kevin was a tireless worker for local community sport. He was President of the Bentleigh Tigers Junior Football club, and along with the President of the Bentleigh Bulldogs Junior F C was responsible for the amalgamation of the two clubs resulting in the formation of the Bentleigh Juniors F C .He was the first secretary of the Bentleigh Juniors F C , later becoming President and a committee person and supporter of the Bentleigh Football Netball club. His son, Darren played with our under 18's football team and his daughter, Joanne became a Southern Football Netball League Goal Umpire. In his recent years, as well as following Bentleigh, he was an active member of the Moorabbin Bowling club.