Michael Dempsey Obituary, Death – With heavy hearts, we share the sorrowful news of the passing of Mr. Michael (Mickey) Dempsey, a distinguished figure who served as the Master & Huntsman from 1978 to 2018 at CGH (Central Grampians Hunt). His profound impact on the hunting community and the legacy he leaves behind will forever be remembered and cherished.
Mickey Dempsey dedicated four decades of his life to CGH, exhibiting unparalleled expertise, passion, and commitment to the traditions of the hunt. As Master & Huntsman, he played a pivotal role in shaping the culture and spirit of CGH, fostering a sense of camaraderie and shared love for the equestrian pursuit.
His tenure witnessed not only the smooth functioning of CGH but also its growth and evolution into a community that valued tradition, sportsmanship, and the joy of the hunt. Mickey’s leadership extended beyond the field, influencing the ethos of CGH and creating lasting bonds among its members.
A master of his craft, Mickey Dempsey’s skill in leading the hounds and orchestrating the hunt was unparalleled. His knowledge and love for the equestrian world inspired generations of riders, huntsmen, and enthusiasts, creating a legacy that will endure in the annals of CGH.
As we mourn the loss of Mr. Michael Dempsey, let us also celebrate the richness of his life and the profound impact he had on the Central Grampians Hunt. His dedication, sportsmanship, and love for the hunt will forever echo in the memories of those who had the privilege of knowing him.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to Mr. Dempsey’s family, friends, and the entire CGH community. May they find solace in the legacy he leaves behind and the memories of shared pursuits and adventures on horseback. Ní bheidh a leithéid ann arís – he will not be equalled again.