Colm Hartigan

57 Thornhill, Strandhill Rd, Sligo and formerly of Taylors Hill, Salthill, Galway.

11 Feb, 2022

Retired staff of ESB, Sligo.

Peacefully, in the loving care of the doctors, nurses, carers and staff at North West Hospice. Colm, predeceased by his siblings Mairead (Edenderry, Co. Offaly), Gráinne and Gearóid (Galway). Beloved husband of Philomena and dear father of Oisín and Senan. He will be sadly missed by his wife, sons, grandchildren Caolán, Noah and Oscar, daughters-in-law Jane and Barbara, sister Íde (Drogheda), sister-in-law Emily, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Rest in Peace.

Reposing at The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home, Market Yard, Sligo on Monday evening from 5:30pm to 7:00pm. Funeral will arrive at The Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception, Sligo on Tuesday at 12:00 noon for Requiem mass with funeral proceeding to Sligo Cemetery for burial after.

You can stream Colm’s funeral mass live by clicking ‘Live Stream’ below.

Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to North West Hospice, care of The Foley and McGowan Funeral Home or by clicking ‘Make a Donation’ below.

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  1. My deepest symphty on the passing of Colm a true gentleman and a mighty sense of Humour you will be sadly missed by all.May your gentle soul rest in peace and heaven be your bed

  2. Deepest sympathy to Phil and family on the death of Colm.Such a lovely man.May his gentle soul rest in peace.

  3. Dear Oisín, Jane Caolán and family my deepest sympathies to you all at this sad time RIP Colm.

  4. Our sincere sympathy to Phil, Oisín, Senan and all the Hartigan family on the death of your beloved Colm. May he rest in eternal peace🙏

  5. Oisin and Senan I am sorry for your loss. May your dad Colin rest in peace.

  6. Sincere sympathy to Phil and Family. Colm a true Gentleman rest in peace.

  7. I am so saddened and shocked to hear of colm s passing you were a true gentleman and a pleasure to serve in T D s pub I had such great fun with you and Phil. Oisin & senan I’m so sorry for you both your dad was a ture gentleman.

  8. Deepest Sympathy to Phil& Family. Colm was a Lovely Gentleman May he R I P. 🙏🙏🙏

  9. My sincere sympathy on the passing of Colm for his loving wife Philomena and sons Oisín and Senan, sister Íde and sister-in-law Emily A nice kind good man will be sadly missed Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam delis

  10. Our Sincere Sympathy to you Philomena Senan Oisin @ Extended family on the sad Passing of Colm A True Gentleman, May his Soul rest in peace.

  11. To Phil and Hartigan family, friends and colleagues. Please accept my deepest sympathy on Colm’s passing, may he rest in peace

  12. To Phil , Oisín , Senan , Caolán, Noah ,Oscar, Jane, Barbara & Colm’s sister Íde, our sincere condolences to you all on your sad loss. Colm was one of life’s true gentlemen, had a great sense of humour & was always lovely to meet for the chats & craic. We are thinking of you all at this sad time.
    Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam delis

  13. Our deepest sympathy to Phil, Oisin, Senan and all the Hartigan family on the passing of Colm, may he rest in peace.

  14. Deepest sympathy to the Hartigan family on the sad passing of Colm may he Rest in Peace.

  15. Sending our sincere sympathy to Phil and boys grandchild daughters in law and all the Hartigan family’s on the passing of Colm May he rest in peace pauline terry 💙💐

  16. My deepest condolenses on the passing of Colm. I only have fond memories of him as he looked after us upon joining the ESB as apprentices in October “81.may he Rest In Peace. Kevin

  17. Our deepest sympathy to Phil, Oisin and Senan on the passing of Colm a gentleman and scholar. He will be sadly missed. May he rest in Peace.

  18. Deepest sympathies to Phil, Oisin, Jane and family. Colm was a gentleman.

  19. To Phil Oisin and Senan and all extended family,
    My sincerest sympathy on Colm’s sad passing.
    It was always a pleasure to meet Colm and Phil and especially at election time where they would lift everyone’s spirits God Bless

  20. To Phil, Oisin, Senan & Families we are sorry that we cannot be there in person but our thoughts and prayers are with you today. Colm will be deeply missed by us all.

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