Information from Tony Haigh.
I am sorry to tell you that David Stearman-Smith died just before mid-night last night. He had been suffering with cancer for some time.
I was advised of his death by a former colleague who is not a member of the History Group or the Retired Officers Association. He is advising the History group
At this early stage I have no information about his funeral.
(See below as of 26 Jan 2022)
David's funeral cortege will leave his home on Friday, January 28th at 11.00am (approx), travelling via Gougane Barra, to St. Finbarr and St. Ronan's Church, Ballingeary for Mass and Service at 12.00 noon. Funeral afterwards to The Island Crematorium, Ringaskiddy at 2.00pm.
David's Mass and Service will be live-streamed on the following link http://www.munsterfunerallivestream.ie/david-stearman-smith