Evan Thomas Obituary, Death – The Perth Swan Cricket Association would like to take this opportunity to extend their most sincere condolences to Evan Thomas’s family and friends on the occasion of the late umpire’s passing. Evan Thomas was a longtime member of the association. We are shocked to learn of his passing and are filled with sorrow. Evan was a huge supporter of the local sports community in the Midland and Hills areas, and he volunteered a significant amount of his time to serve as a referee for the games played by the Swan Helena District Cricket Association. Evan was a huge supporter of the local sports community in the Midland and Hills areas.
Even after the new organization merged with the Perth Swan Cricket Association, he continued to referee games for the new organization even after the merger took place. He was a part of both of those organizations as a member. Evan was always willing to discuss his thoughts regarding the game, and he served on the SHDCA committee for a number of years, contributing both his time and his expertise. In addition to this, Evan was always willing to discuss his thoughts regarding the game.
Up until this past weekend, Evan was working as an umpire, which was one of his favorite aspects of the game. However, he had to step down from his position. He continued to serve in this capacity all the way up until the weekend just gone by. As a mark of respect during the upcoming weekend’s games, the umpires will be wearing black arm bands, and we encourage any clubs that play in the area to do the same in honor of a great sporting contributor in the local community. During the upcoming weekend’s games, the umpires will be wearing black arm bands. The umpires will be the ones to wear the arm bands during the game. Evan, I hope you get some much-needed rest soon.