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Funeral to be held for ex-deputy Assembly Speaker Donovan McClelland

Ex-MLA: Donovan McClelland
Ex-MLA: Donovan McClelland

By Staff Reporter

The funeral of former Assembly deputy Speaker Donovan McClelland takes place tomorrow.

Mr McClelland was an SDLP MLA for South Antrim from 1998 until the Assembly was dissolved in 2003.

He previously served on Antrim Borough Council.

Mr McClelland was 69 when he passed away in Antrim Hospital on Friday.

He was married to Noreen and was the father of Colan, Emma and Christopher.

His remains will leave his late residence in Roseville Crescent, Randalstown, tomorrow at 9.20am for 10am Requiem Mass at St Comgalls Church, Antrim.

Cremation will follow at Roselawn Cemetery at 4pm.

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