Rtn. Con Cluskey, the lead singer of the original Irish boyband The Bachelors with huge hits in the 1960’s including Diane, I Believe, Ramona and many others, has sadly died on Friday 8th April 2022 at Calderdale Royal Hospital.
Con joined the Rotary Club of Elland on 20 June 1994 and had an active interest in everything with which the Club was involved especially Youth and Community projects that included the annual Christmas Shoebox Appeal and Primary School Quiz. He also acted as Press Officer and was responsible for the Facebook site.
Con was President of the Rotary Club of Elland 2001-2002 and was in fact due to be President once again on 1st July 2022.
Con’s wife Kay, pre-deceased him and he leaves his children Carole, Greg, Michael and Phillip, their wives, partner and grandchildren. Con also leaves his younger brother and singing partner Dec, his wife and family.
He will be greatly missed by everybody.