The death has occurred of Colum Spelman
Rockbarton Road, Salthill, Galway / Gort, Galway

(Formerly Ennis Road, Gort)

Colum died peacefully in the loving care of the Galway Hospice with his family by his side on Saturday, morning 1st May, 2021. Pre-deceased by his wife Beata, his parents John and Breda and his brothers Eamon and Ray. Much loved father of Norbert, Conor, Martha, Matthew, John, Elish, Beatrice and Pauline and companion and best friend to Mary. Sadly missed and mourned by his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and by Mary, his sister-in-law Elizabeth and her husband John, the extended family, neighbours and friends.

 

Leaving from his home on Tuesday morning 4rd May to arrive for Requiem Mass at 11 a.m. at the Church of Christ the King, Salthill. Funeral after Mass to Rahoon Cemetery. Mass will be live-streamed.

The attendance at the church, outside the church door and at the cemetery will be limited to 25 people in accordance with current government guidelines.

Family flowers only please. Memorial donations if preferred to the Galway Hospice.

Book of Condolence: You are invited to leave a personal message for the family in the Condolence section below.

The family would like to thank you for your sympathy, support and understanding at this sad time.

May the road rise up to meet you,

May the wind always be at your back.

May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rains fall soft upon you.

Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of his hand.

DEATH NOTICE

The death has occurred of Colum Spelman
Rockbarton Road, Salthill, Galway / Gort, Galway

Colum Spelman

(Formerly Ennis Road, Gort)

Colum died peacefully in the loving care of the Galway Hospice with his family by his side on Saturday, morning 1st May, 2021. Pre-deceased by his wife Beata, his parents John and Breda and his brothers Eamon and Ray. Much loved father of Norbert, Conor, Martha, Matthew, John, Elish, Beatrice and Pauline and companion and best friend to Mary. Sadly missed and mourned by his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and by Mary, his sister-in-law Elizabeth and her husband John, the extended family, neighbours and friends.

 

Leaving from his home on Tuesday morning 4rd May to arrive for Requiem Mass at 11 a.m. at the Church of Christ the King, Salthill. Funeral after Mass to Rahoon Cemetery. Mass will be live-streamed.

The attendance at the church, outside the church door and at the cemetery will be limited to 25 people in accordance with current government guidelines.

Family flowers only please. Memorial donations if preferred to the Galway Hospice.

Book of Condolence: You are invited to leave a personal message for the family in the Condolence section below.

The family would like to thank you for your sympathy, support and understanding at this sad time.

May the road rise up to meet you,

May the wind always be at your back.

May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rains fall soft upon you.

Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of his hand.

Date Published: Saturday 1st May 2021
Date of Death: Saturday 1st May 2021

O'Flaherty Funeral Directors


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