Paul Southall Obituary, Death – It is with heavy hearts that the North Wales Crusaders Wheelchair RL and Disability Sports Club shares the news of the untimely passing of one of their own, Paul Southall. The entire Crusaders community is deeply saddened by the loss of a beloved player and friend, whose impact on and off the field has left an indelible mark.
Paul Southall’s journey with the club began in 2016, and over the years, he became an integral part of the team. His dedication to the sport and his unwavering commitment to his teammates made him a cherished figure among both players and fans. His passion for wheelchair rugby league served as an inspiration to all, demonstrating that disability is never a barrier to achieving greatness.
In 2021, Paul took a brief hiatus from the club, but his bond with the Crusaders remained unbreakable. His return at the start of this year’s campaign brought renewed hope and energy to the team. His tenacity on the field was matched only by his kindness and camaraderie off it. Paul’s presence was a testament to the power of resilience and the strength of human spirit.
The news of Paul’s passing is a profound loss for the entire wheelchair rugby league community and beyond. As North Wales Crusaders and their supporters grapple with the grief, their thoughts and prayers are with Paul’s family. The club stands united in offering its deepest condolences, providing unwavering support to those who meant the world to Paul.
Paul Southall’s legacy will endure through the memories shared by those fortunate enough to have known him. His determination, sportsmanship, and his ability to uplift those around him will forever resonate as a source of inspiration. The North Wales Crusaders Wheelchair RL and Disability Sports Club will honor Paul’s memory by continuing to play the game he loved, embodying the spirit he embodied.
In a world where the impact of an individual can be measured by the lives they touched, Paul Southall’s influence shines brightly. The club mourns the loss of a remarkable player and person, but also celebrates the gift of having had him as a part of their journey.