Death Notices

Margaret (Meg) Flaherty nee Bowman

Share story:
Joyce Village, Inis Meáin, Aran Islands, Galway

Go suaimhneach i Oispís na Gaillimhe. Croí briste ina diaidh tá a fear céile Padraic, deirfiúracha and deartháir agus déirfiúracha agus dearthaireacha Phadraic. Beidh sí a torramh i teach tórramh Uí Flatharta, Ascaill Muimhneach, Galllimh Dé Ceadaoin, 31ú Eanair, 2024 ó 2 i.n.go dtí 4 i.n Beidh Seirbhís priobhaideach don gclann í gcréamatóiriam na Sionnaine, Deardaoin. Leifear Aifreann na Sochraide i Séipéal Inis-Meáin níos deanaí.


Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis


Formerly of Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.A. Predeceased by her father Richard and more recently by her mother Lois.


It is with deep sadness that Meg’s family shares the news of her death on January, 28 after a short illness in the wonderful care of the Galway Hospice, with her dearly loved husband Padraic by her side.


Deeply mourned by Padraic and by her sisters and brother Mary, Kristin, Victoria and Richard Jnr.,and their families, by her sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Mairín, Sibéal, Bríd, Treasa, Mairéad, Sarah, Anne, Noreen, Seán and Mairtín. Meg will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all the Flaherty and Bowman family, relatives and friends.


Reposing at the O’Flaherty Funeral Parlour, Munster Avenue, Galway (H91V1K8) on Wednesday, 31 January from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Private Cremation will take place on Thursday, 1 February and Requiem Mass will be celebrated for Meg at a later date at home on Inis Meáin.


May she be reunited with her parents

Together again

Codladh Sámh


No flowers please. Memorial donations to the Galway Hospice.


If you would like to leave a message of sympathy for Meg’s family please find the online book of condolence below. Thank you for your thoughtfulness at this time.

Share story:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


  1. Padraig, condolences on the so sudden passing of Meg , from John and margaret brennan and family , Kilkenny