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Paying tribute to the members of the boxing fraternity who passed away in 2019. Apologies for those we may have missed

Angus McMillan (Jun 29, 1946 – 2019 – Pro superlightweight); Arthur Brooks (2019 – Promoter & manager); Andy Braidwood (Mar 1, 1956 – 2019 – Pro welterweight); Ernie Hatton (2019 – Amateur boxer); Bill Flemington (2019 – Referee); Herminio Cuevas Collazo (2019 – Judge); Clive Hall (Jan 2019 – Promoter & manager & trainer); Danny Kemp (Jan 2019 – Amateur boxer & trainer); Dickie Owens (Aug 30, 1948 – Jan 4, 2019 – Southern Area light-heavyweight champion); Mickey Crawford (Mar 11, 1934 – Jan 4, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Johnathan Williams (Mar 12, 1993 – Jan 4, 2019 – Pro super-lightweight); Frankie Alotta (Nov 15, 1931 – Jan 5, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Justin Paulo (Oct 9, 1987 – Jan 6, 2019 – Pro super-welterweight); Tom Bell (Feb 17, 1997 – Jan 17, 2019 – Pro featherweight); Tommy Haynes (Jan 5, 1941 – Jan 17, 2019 – Pro middleweight); John VanMeter (Dec 20, 1994 – Jan 23, 2019 – Pro superfeatherweight); Hugh McIlvanney (Feb 2, 1934 – Jan 24, 2019 – Journalist); Jan de Bruin (Feb 16, 1923 – Jan 25, 2019 – European middleweight title challenger); Jim McCarthy (Jan 26, 2019 – ABA General Manager); Milton Seward (May 4, 1954 – Jan 29, 2019 – Ohio State welterweight title challenger); Dillard Jackson (Oct 1, 1934 – Jan 29, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Ben Tawiah (1956 – Jan 29, 2019 – Ghanaian light-heavyweight title challenger); Wally Mays (Mar 31, 1932 – Jan 30, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Johnny Williamson (Nov 28, 1934 – Jan 30, 2019 – Pro middleweight); George Happe (May 19, 1931 – Feb 2019 – Pro welterweight); Steve Richards (Dec 23, 1937 – Feb 2019 – Pro middleweight); Charlie Makepeace (Feb 2019 – Northampton ABC stalwart); Lennie Hollister (Feb 2019 – Amateur boxer); Bill Marsh (Feb 2019 – Amateur boxer); Colin Ward (Dec 22, 1954 – Feb 4, 2019 – Pro super-welterweight); Eddie Mitchell (Dec 22, 1952 – Feb 4, 2019 – US Southern States middleweight title challenger); Rudy Garcia (Jun 17, 1936 – Feb 5, 2019 – Pacific Northwest lightweight title challenger); Jose Carmona (Feb 5, 2019 – Chilean super-flyweight title challenger); Rocky Lockridge (Jan 10, 1959 – Feb 7, 2019 – WBA & IBF super-featherweight champion); Alexander Kostromin (Feb 9, 1989 – Feb 7, 2019 – Pro light-heavyweight); Jack Basting (Sep 2, 1956 – Feb 10, 2019 – Pro heavyweight); Robert Porcel (Jun 14, 1939 – Feb 12, 2019 – Two-time French featherweight title challenger); Jerry Rash (Mar 25, 1967 – Feb 14, 2019 – Maryland State cruiserweight title challenger); Leonard Duncan (Jun 18, 1926 – Feb 16, 2019 – Pro middleweight); John White (Apr 6, 1941 – Feb 16, 2019 – Pro welterweight); John Smurthwaite (Mar 2019 – Amateur boxing stalwart); Eusebio Pedroza (Mar 2, 1956 – Mar 1, 2019 – WBA featherweight champion); Dom Zimbardo (Jun 5, 1927 – Mar 1, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Danny Romero Snr (Mar 3, 2019 – Trainer); Johnny DePeiza (Jan 10, 1938 – Mar 3, 2019 – Pro super-lightweight); Bernard de Santos (Apr 27, 1939 – Mar 8, 2019 – Judge); Freeda Foreman (Oct 16, 1976 – Mar 9, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Horst Benedens (Jun 19, 1942 – Mar 11, 2019 – European light-heavyweight title challenger); Tiodmir Zambujo (Dec 12, 1930 – Mar 13, 2019 – Pro lightweight); Norm Gautreau (Feb 17, 1931 – Mar 19, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Jaime Rios (Aug 14, 1953 – Mar 20, 2019 – WBA light-flyweight champion); Pete Toro (Aug 19, 1936 – Mar 20, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Franco Wanyama (Feb 7, 1968 – Mar 21, 2019 – Commonwealth cruiserweight champion); Allan Buxton (Feb 28, 1927 – Mar 27, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Vinny Mitchell (May 1, 1987 – Apr 1, 2019 – Pro super-featherweight); Keith Kozlin (Feb 27, 1982 – Apr 1, 2019 – New England light-heavyweight title challenger); Dario Chiarini (Nov 20, 1927 – Apr 2, 2019 – Judge); Keith Tate (Jan 30, 1945 – Apr 5, 2019 – Pro featherweight); Olli Mäki (Dec 22, 1936 – Apr 6, 2019 – European super-lightweight champion); Peter Schmidt (Jan 12, 1934 – Apr 6, 2019 – Three-time Canadian welterweight champion); Ismael Youla (May 11, 1971 – Apr 8, 2019 – European heavyweight title challenger); Marcel Limage (Jul 21, 1929 – Apr 9, 2019 – Belgian light-heavyweight champion); Ray Jutras (Mar 24, 1937 – Apr 12, 2019 – Two-weight New England champion); Mike Russell (Jul 12, 1967 – Apr 13, 2019 – Pro lightweight); Mel Middleton (Nov 6, 1937 – Apr 16, 2019 – Pro lightweight); Bradley Welsh (Nov 4, 1970 – Apr 17, 2019 – Pro lightweight); Pat Dwyer (May 2, 1946 – Apr 18, 2019 – Central Area middleweight champion); Olaf Schroeder (Apr 22, 2019 – Supervisor); Fred Steinwinder III (Sep 13, 1956 – Apr 24, 2019 – Referee & judge); Hal Carroll (Jan 5, 1941 – Apr 25, 2019 – WBC light-heavyweight title challenger); Oliver Harrison (Oct 17, 1960 – Apr 26, 2019 – Trainer); John Lee (May 2019 – Supervisor); Ray Clarke (May 3, 2019 – BBBofC General Secretary); Pedro Jose Gamarro (Jan 8, 1955 – May 7, 2019 – 1976 Olympic silver medallist); Bert Cooper (Jan 10, 1966 – May 10, 2019 – WBA, IBF & WBO heavyweight title challenger); Patrick Leamy (May 10, 2019 – Trainer); Ramaz Hameed (May 10, 2019 – Amateur referee & judge); Harold Lederman (Jan 26, 1940 – May 11, 2019 – Judge & TV pundit); Chuck Henderson (Dec 2, 1942 – May 14, 2019 – British & Commonwealth welterweight title challenger); Joey Santos (Sep 17, 1949 – May 17, 2019 – Commonwealth super-lightweight title challenger); Bob Patterson (Jan 31, 1954 – May 18, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Frank Barbarich (Jun 23, 1939 – May 20, 2019 – Judge); Jesse Leija (Feb 20, 1939 – May 22, 2019 – Pro featherweight); Jock Taylor (Aug 2, 1925 – May 22, 2019 – South East Area light-heavyweight title challenger); Fred Gummerson (May 23, 2019 – Amateur trainer); Mario Diaz (Jun 18, 1941 – May 26, 2019 – Mexican featherweight champion); Peter Cain (1931 – May 26, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Zack Ramsey (Jun 30, 1989 – May 27, 2019 – New England lightweight champion); Terrell Finger (Aug 9, 1968 – May 27, 2019 – Pro super-lightweight); Nick Stato (Jan 24, 1922 – May 28, 2019 – New England lightweight title challenger); Tom Lowe (Jun 2019 – Amateur trainer & matchmaker); JT Ross (Sep 5, 1924 – Jun 1, 2019 – Inter-Mountain middleweight champion); Connor Law (Aug 12, 1992 – Jun 3, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Jack Lindsay (Jun 6, 2019 – Trainer); Billy Joiner (May 10, 1938 – Jun 8, 2019 – Ohio State heavyweight title challenger); Larry Parkes (Aug 17, 1930 – Jun 8, 2019 – Pro middleweight & North Staffs EBA President); Isola Akay MBE (Jun 15, 2019 – All Stars Boxing Gym founder); Floyd McCoy (Dec 24, 1934 – Jun 16, 2019 – Pro light-heavyweight); George Ramos (Aug 8, 2000 – Jun 20, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Willie Monroe (Jun 5, 1948 – Jun 22, 2019 – North American middleweight title challenger); Earl Large (Sep 20, 1946 – Jun 22, 2019 – USBA bantamweight title challenger); Jack Gilbert (Oct 8, 1936 – Jun 26, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Kevin Sheehy (Jul 1, 2019 – Amateur boxer); Ivan Ramirez (May 17, 1995 – Jul 4, 2019 – Pro light-flyweight); Joe Lally (May 19, 1951 – Jul 12, 2019 – Central Area super-welterweight title challenger); Harry Doherty (Jul 22, 1940 – Jul 13, 2019 – Kent EBA President); Pernell Whitaker (Jan 2, 1964 – Jul 14, 2019 – Four-weight world champion); Tom Jensen (Nov 13, 1947 – Jul 17, 2019 – Scandinavian lightheavyweight title challenger); Enrico Scacchia (Apr 27, 1963 – Jul 19, 2019 – Two-weight European title challenger); O’Dell Hadley (Oct 17, 1938 – Jul 20, 2019 – Trainer); Maxim Dadashev (Sep 30, 1990 – Jul 23, 2019 – NABF super-lightweight champion); Vic Bowyer (Jan 9, 1934 – Jul 23, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Hugo Santillan (May 30, 1996 – Jul 25, 2019 – South American super-featherweight champion); Beau Williford (Apr 18, 1950 – Jul 31, 2019 – Trainer & manager); John Donaghy (Aug 2019 – Trainer & whip); Terry Giles (Aug 2019 – Amateur judge); Dawid Kostecki (Jun 27, 1981 – Aug 2, 2019 – WBA Inter- Continental light-heavyweight champion); Jean-Claude Bouttier (Oct 13, 1944 – Aug 3, 2019 – Two-time WBC & WBA middleweight title challenger); Matamba Postolo (Dec 12, 1975 – Aug 4, 2019 – ABU light-heavyweight title challenger); Jose Napoles (Apr 13, 1940 – Aug 16, 2019 – Two-time WBC & WBA welterweight champion); Marcus Neal (Nov 21, 1989 – Aug 25, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Reuben Matewu (1955 – Aug 30, 2019 – Cape light-flyweight title challenger); Roland Pryor (Jan 20, 1947 – Sep 2, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Harry Pinkney (Sep 7, 2019 – Amateur trainer); Neil Allen (Nov 14, 1932 – Sep 13, 2019 – Journalist); Roger Facqueur (Feb 21, 1929 – Sep 14, 2019 – Pro middleweight); Tenny Turner (Sep 17, 2019 – Amateur trainer); Doug Carter (Mar 13, 1926 – Sep 19, 2019 – New Jersey State lightweight champion); Boris Stanchov (Mar 6, 1998 – Sep 21, 2019 – Pro superfeatherweight); Jose Maria Madrazo (May 10, 1940 – Sep 23, 2019 – Two-weight Spanish champion); Francis Coeuret (Feb 12, 1931 – Sep 25, 2019 – Pro heavyweight); Ken Jones (Oct 11, 1931 – Sep 26, 2019 – Journalist); Roy DeFilippis (Jun 15, 1944 – Sep 28, 2019 – Pro featherweight); Colin Hayday (Oct 2019 – Amateur boxer); Javier Garcia (Feb 20, 1989 – Oct 1, 2019 – Pro welterweight); Frankie Alotta (May 21, 1953 – Oct 12, 2019 – Amateur boxer); Patrick Day (Aug 9, 1992 – Oct 16, 2019 – WBC Continental Americas superwelterweight champion); Roy Beaman (Jul 12, 1938 – Oct 21, 2019 – Pro featherweight); Leonardo Gonzalez (Dec 1, 1974 – Nov 2, 2019 – WBO Latino lightheavyweight champion); Danny Phippen (Jul 12, 1971 – Nov 5, 2019 – Massachusetts State super-welterweight champion); Bobby Garza (Sep 1, 1931 – Nov 7, 2019 – Texas State lightweight title challenger); Dwight Ritchie (Feb 29, 1992 – Nov 11, 2019 – Australian & OPBF middleweight champion); Edouard Lewkow (Jul 7, 1930 – Nov 16, 2019 – French middleweight title challenger); Matt Casboult (Jan 4, 1994 – Nov 17, 2019 – Australian super-featherweight title challenger); Jimmie Morgan (Feb 25, 1961 – Nov 26, 2019 – Indiana State welterweight title challenger); Brian Pigden (Dec 3, 2019 – Journalist).

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