Alex Thompson Kelowna: COBUA mourns death of talented young umpire, What happened

By | September 17, 2023



Death – Obituary News : It is with deep sadness that the Central Okanagan Baseball Umpires Association (COBUA) mourns the passing of the immensely talented young umpire, Alex Thompson. Several news articles have reported on this tragic event, but it is important to note that this is still a developing story and the exact details surrounding Alex’s untimely demise have not been confirmed or validated.

Alex was a rising star within the umpiring community, known for his unwavering dedication, exceptional skills, and passion for the game. His loss is profoundly felt by his fellow umpires, coaches, players, and the entire baseball community.

Although the circumstances surrounding Alex’s death remain unclear, the outpouring of condolences and tributes from those who knew and worked with him is a testament to the impact he had on the lives of many. His commitment to fairness, integrity, and professionalism made him a beloved figure among his peers.

COBUA extends its deepest sympathies to Alex’s family, friends, and loved ones during this difficult time. The loss of such a promising young talent is a heartbreaking reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of cherishing every moment.

As the investigation into the cause of Alex’s passing continues, the baseball community comes together to honor his memory and celebrate the immense contributions he made to the sport. His legacy will forever live on in the hearts and minds of those who had the privilege of knowing him.