The South Sydney Rabbitohs are mourning the passing of premiership-winning player and Life Member, Alan Heiler, who passed away yesterday (Tuesday) aged 73.
Mr Heiler played 180 games for South Sydney between 1962 and 1972 including 42 first grade games.
Mr Heiler won three premierships with South Sydney, winning the 1962 third grade premiership, the 1966 second grade title and the 1968 second grade championship. Mr Heiler was named as the reserve centre for the 1965 first grade side that played St George in the Grand Final and was runner up in the 1967 second grade premiership.
Mr Heiler was awarded Life Membership of the South Sydney Football Club in 1996.
On behalf of everyone connected with the Rabbitohs we offer our deepest and most sincere condolences to the family and friends of Mr Alan Heiler.
Funeral details for Mr Heiler will be forthcoming.