Carmichael September 2, 2023 (peacefully) at Marina Care Home, Ballyronan, in his 91st year, Desmond Alexander, 50 Molesworth Road, Cookstown, beloved husband of the late Melda, loving dad of Alexander, Sarah and Nicholas and a devoted father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather. A service of thanksgiving was held at his late home on Tuesday, 5 September, followed by interment in Woodschapel Parish Churchyard, Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt. Donations in memory, if desired, to Air Ambulance N.I. c/o Steenson Funeral Services (Charities a/c), 11 Loy Street, Cookstown, BT80 8PZ. Forever in our hearts.


Steenson Funeral Services has considerable experience in repatriating deceased persons to Northern Ireland and also from Northern Ireland to overseas. We can advise on legal requirements and procedures and can help with all the arrangements.


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Memorial renovation

Kerbs and posts sometimes become loose on memorials. We can repair the memorial and prevent this reoccurring.  Over the years most memorials will require cleaning. We offer a cleaning service that can restore memorials to almost new condition.

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