Wednesday 21 November 2018

Death of former RTÉ journalist

Danno Halloran. Photo: RTÉ Stills Library
Danno Halloran. Photo: RTÉ Stills Library Newsdesk Newsdesk

The death has taken place in Galway of former RTÉ journalist John V 'Danno' Halloran after a short illness.

He was the father of Cathy Halloran, RTÉ Regional Correspondent for Limerick, and the brother of David Halloran, former Deputy Group Editor of Independent News & Media.

He is also survived by his daughter Lisa, sons John and Kevin, and sisters Bernie and Sister Marie Celine.

Mr Halloran was a former News and Duty Editor and was also founding editor of the Oireachtas TV broadcasting unit.

His remains will be removed to the Church of Christ the King, Salthill this evening.

Mass will be celebrated tomorrow morning and burial will take place at Bohernabreena Cemetery in Dublin on Saturday.

Irish Independent

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