Funeral Notices

Francis (Frank) SLATER

The death has occurred of Francis (Frank) SLATER
Santry, Dublin / Ballydehob, Cork

December 24, 2014

Peacefully, in The Mater Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Late of Shanless Road, Santry and Ardurabeg, Ballydehob, West Cork. Frank, will be sadly missed by his loving wife Carmel sons Derek and Mark and daughter Belinda, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers, extended family, neighbours and friends.

May He Rest in Peace

Reposing at Massey Bros. Funeral Home, 88a New Cabra Road, on Tuesday. Funeral Mass on Wednesday at 10am in Our Lady of Victories Church, Ballymun, followed by burial in Dardistown Cemetery. Family flowers only, please. Donations, if desired, to St. Francis Hospice, Raheny.

All enquiries to Massey Bros Cabra 018389774.



Update on ease of Government restrictions on funeral services, as of Monday 6th September.

Numbers attending funerals

From Monday 6th September 2021, all funeral venues (including churches, crematoria and other venues) can accommodate 50% of their usual capacity – this will, obviously, vary depending on the venue and our funeral directors will confirm exact capacities with the venues.


The 50% capacity rule also applies to funeral homes/chapels of repose. However, Irish Association of Funeral Directors is advising its members to take a cautious approach to the re-introduction of public wakes at their premises. From a practical point of view, it may be difficult to manage the numbers attending a funeral home and to prevent an unsafe situation from developing. Families should consider continuing with private reposings for family only or by family invitation instead.

The following safety guidelines should continue to be followed;

  • Mask-wearing in all indoor settings
  • Physical distancing
  • No hand-shaking
  • No condolence books
  • Provision of hand sanitiser
  • Use of directional and safety signage
  • One-way systems in funeral homes where possible
  • Regular hand-washing, coughing & sneezing etiquette and surface sanitising