Former Crystal Palace chairman Ron Noades has died, ex-footballers Geoff Thomas, Mark Bright and Nigel Martyn said.
Just heard the sad news that my Chairman when I was at #cpfc Ron Noades past away last night. Our thoughts and love go to his family
Former #cpfc chairman Ron Noades passed away in the early hours of this morning, sending my love to his wife Novello & the family.
Sad to hear my old Crystal Palace chairman Ron Noades has passed away , lovely man who cared deeply for the club .
The 76-year-old, who was also associated with Brentford and Wimbledon, passed away after a battle with cancer, reports said.
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