Dennis Hartley

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Dennis Hartley

Post by tigerfeat » Thu Nov 14, 2019 12:59 pm

Sad to here of the passing of one of my all time cas heroes ,can still see him knocking players off and getting a pass out to chuck to go under sticks,gentle giant off the field but one of the toughest men ive ever seen on it
Condolences to friends and family
RIP Dennis
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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by Oldcasman » Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:24 pm

I will second that he was one of the best props I have seen and as you say he was one of my best players up there with chuck and happy to name a couple all my condolences to his family and
RIP Denis you will be sadly missed.

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by Darnsarf » Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:36 pm

RIP Dennis - a true Cas legend

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by Tamworth Tiger » Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:41 pm

Thanks for the memories Dennis. A total gentleman and a true superstar for club and country.
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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by ERG2012 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:59 pm

Big Den was my coach and I can honestly say that it was a privilege to be under his guidance.
A true gentleman and my deepest condolences to his family

Thanks for the advice Big Den, I will raise a glass in your honour and memory.

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by 43s flyer » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:02 pm

So sorry to hear this news, fantastic player and a brilliant guy, R.I.P BIG D condolences to family and friends.

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by gateman » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:07 pm

many happy memories watching big Dennis smashing defences, the opposing teams danger men were picked out for Dennis to run at Dennis generally nullified the danger, i believe he was in the touring side that beat AUS in their back yard , RIP big man

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by hazzy » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:50 pm

Sad to hear this,,, he has left a lot of good memories for Cas fans of that era, together with Johnny Ward, Hardisty, and Heppy he was brilliant,,, today he would be a world beater

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by yorky » Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:58 pm

condolences to all his family. i was lucky to have seen him play many times, what a man mountain.

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by Piquad1 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:24 pm

Sorry to hear the news. Condolences to family and friends. RIP Dennis

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by Johnlewis1920 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:29 pm

Sorry to hear the sad news thanks for the memories RIP Big D

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by sparky49 » Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:53 pm

Wish we had an enforcer like him now, thanks for the memories R.I.P big D.

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by SWISS TONY!! » Thu Nov 14, 2019 5:53 pm

One of the nicest men I've ever met. When he talked you listened! Rest in peace big man!
Condolences and best wishes to his family and friends
Long Live The Monkey Munch!!!

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by Lofthouse Tiger » Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:40 pm

RIP Big Den, man mountain, quality player. Was privileged to see him play in his hey day.

Sad day.

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Re: Dennis Hartley

Post by Robbo » Thu Nov 14, 2019 10:47 pm

My dads pal and I was lucky to call him a friend.
My heartfelt sadness to his family.
A true gentleman
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