The History of O'Kanes
Founded in 1865, O’Kanes Independent Family Funeral Directors is regarded as one of Northern Ireland's most respected funeral specialists. Based in Belfast, O'Kanes Funeral Directors is a fourth generation family business that combines old fashioned ideas of care, quality and service with a modern approach, responsive to the needs of today.
O’Kanes was run by Hugh O’Kane until 1940 where after Hugh Dougal from the Ormeau Road in Belfast purchased the company and has been run by the Dougal family every since. The company today is run by Hugh JP Dougal (iii), his son Hugh F.Dougal (iv) and team of highly trained staff.