|Alex Beckett at the UCU Chanpionship 2011.|
Alex was a well-loved founder member of Fisherwick Chess Club and veteran of Ulster chess for over 50 years, heavily involved in running Ulster chess and controlling tournaments including the Ulster Seniors for many years.
His funeral will be held this Friday at 11am at Knockbreda C.of.I. Parish Church, Church Road BT8 7AN.
He will be sorely missed by all his many friends in Ulster chess.