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Matthew "Matty" P. Flaherty

December 4, 2017

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December 7, 2017

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
John J. O'Connor & Son Funeral Home
740 Adams Street
Dorchester, MA 02122

Mass of Christian Burial
December 7, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Mark's Church
1725 Dorchester Ave.
Dorchester, MA 02124

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FLAHERTY, Matthew P. "Matty" of Dorchester, formerly of Carraroe, Co. Galway, Ireland, passed peacefully on December 4, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Matty is survived by his beloved wife Barbara (McDonagh), formerly of Lettermore, Co. Galway. Loving father of Michael, Matthew & his wife Susan, cherished daughter Ann Marie (his princess), Edward & his wife Sandy, Stephen & his wife Colleen, and Patrick & his wife Jillian. Adoring grandfather of 11 loving grandchildren & 1 great-granddaughter. Caring brother of Mary Callahan, Bridie Lydon, Stephen Flaherty, and Nora MacNamara.

Visitation in the John J. O'Connor & Son Funeral Home, 740 Adams St. (near Gallivan Blvd.) DORCHESTER, Thursday morning from 9:00-10:30am, followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mark's Church at 11 o'clock. Relatives & friends are respectfully invited. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made in Matthew's name to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure . The family would like to invite everyone to celebrate Matty's life with them at Florian Hall directly following the Mass.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Susan G. Komen for the Cure
5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 250, Dallas TX 75244
Tel: 1-877-465-6636

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