Castledawson community mourns death of popular businessman Robert Hueston

Robert Heuston
Robert Heuston

The Castledawson community has been greatly saddened by the sudden death of Mr Robert Hueston.

Son of the late Harold and Hannah, Robert was widely known as part of the family business at Main Street in the town.

He was also a founding member of the local Moyola Angling Club and currently held the post of treasurer.

A statement on the Moyola Angling Club’s website read: “Robert was a founder member of the association and gave many years of service and advice on all aspects of fishing and the development and protection of the Moyola River.

“All members of the association wish to tender their heartfelt sympathy to Robert’s family. We have lost a much loved and well respected member and friend and Robert and his family will be in our thoughts and prayers.”

Robert was laid to rest after a funeral service on Friday.