Westport GAA club has been devastated by the death of their current President Paddy Muldoon over the weekend.

The Aughagower native was a former Chairperson of Mayo GAA and also held the roles of Central Council Delegate, Insurance Officer, Co-Founder of the Green & Red Trust and Team Selector and Chairperson of the Minor Board.

He was elected chairman of the Mayo county board in 1980 and during his 8-year term Mayo won two Connacht senior titles, an All-Ireland U21 title and a minor title.

His Funeral details will be posted later and his house is strictly private.

Charlie Lambert is the Chairman of Westport GAA and has known Paddy over the past number of years as a friend and mentor.

He paid this tribute to the Midwest News...