Farewell to Dennis Livingston
Major Dennis Livingston passed away on 27 December 2020.
Dennis was a Senior Member of RMYS from 1978.
He served on the Sailing Committee for over 25 years, was elected to General Committee 1979-1980 and acted as Rear Commodore 1984-1985. Dennis was a qualified club Race Officer and volunteered for more than 25 years at RMYS and ORCV. Dennis acted as a race administrator/principal race officer at RMYS. He volunteered for the 1999 World Laser Championships held at RMYS and for the 2000 Sydney Olympics on the race management team. Dennis was highly respected and served as the Jury Secretary for Sail Melbourne, World Championships, Geelong Festival of Sails as well as many club events.
Dennis has been referred by many as “our living treasure”. Our condolences to Helene and family.
Helene, Dennis’ wife sent the below link for members to view the private service for Dennis which was held on 31 December 2020.
Unfortunately due to Covid restrictions there was a limit on the number of people that were able to attend this service.