Siwelele broke the news that Molemela, 83, their club founder and Life President has passed away this morning.
Molemela lost his wife of 61 years, Mme Mamorwesi, in December 2015.
“The Bloemfontein Celtic family is sad to announce the passing of Dr Petrus Rantlai Molemela who departed this morning (Sun 26 Mar),” Celtic confirmed in a tweet.
Molemela was at the helm of the soccer team since its inception in 1969.
Black Aces sends their heartfelt sympathies to his family and especially to the fans of Bloemfontein Celtic.