Rita Ring, wife of Christy Ring passes away

Rita Ring, wife of Christy Ring passes away
Rita Ring RIP

Mrs Ring, of Avondale Park in Ballintemple, passed away peacefully at the Mercy University Hospital this afternoon.

Christy Ring with his wife Rita attending a sports awards ceremony in 1961
Christy Ring with his wife Rita attending a sports awards ceremony in 1961

Former Cork hurler Tomás Mulcahy paid tribute to Mrs Ring. "It is with great sadness to advise Rita Ring wife of the legendary Christy and mother of Christy and Mary passed away this afternoon."

"A lovely gentle woman that took it all in her stride," he said.

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