Died 9th November 2023

Peacefully at Northern Ireland Hospice. Late of Inishown Drive, Finaghy. Much-loved husband of Leigh, father of Suki & step-father of Amy; and her husband Phil. Devoted son of Bobby & the late Margaret, dear brother of Jeremy, son-in-law of John & Roberta and brother-in-law of John, Julieanne & Kerry.


A Service of Thanksgiving for Soapy’s life will be held in First Presbyterian Church Dunmurry, Non-Subscribing (Glebe Road, Dunmurry) on Tuesday 14th November at 11.30am followed by a committal in the adjoining burial ground. House private. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu if desired to Motor Neurone Disease Association via the link above.

Deeply regretted by the entire family circle.