Reggie Halpenny, a member since April 2014, passed away peacefully on Wednesday 25 September 2019 in his 85th year.
Born on 25 January 1935 in Castlepollard Co Wedstmeath, Reggie attended school at Terenure College. His first job, for four years was in Arnotts, Henry Street. He and June moved to Manchester where their first two children were born. After six years in Manchester they returned to Dublin. Reggie began a 25-year career in IBM from which he retired at the age of 55. He established a chauffeur-drive business and worked at this for the final 15 years of his career.
Reggie was a regular attender at Probus meetings until the detioration of his health in recent months.