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Columb "Con" Flynn

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“Mary, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Mr. Flynn was a true gentleman. NateHarry Israel's ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Natale Ieraci - Meriden, CT

“Dear Mary, I was so sorry to read of Columb's passing. May you and your family be blessed with the wonderful memories you share of him. I was always...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Pam Kline - Southington (Meriden), CT

“Maura, Caroline and Mrs. Flynn: I was so sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Flynn. I have such fond memories of him all those years in Meriden. He...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Ann Fischer - Southington, CT

“Caroline and family,So sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. I have great memories of us at St Mary. May God bless you and your family during...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Carol Hyde - Meriden

“Dear Mrs. Flynn and family, Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. I have great memories of my interactions with Mr. Flynn on his insurance...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Nancy Coppola - Meriden, CT

“My condolences to your family. I worked at Bank of America in Meriden, CT and had many interactions with Mr. Flynn. He was a lovely, smart and funny...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Kelly Bristol - Meriden,, CT

“To Maura, Mrs. Flynn and your family, my deepest condolences for your loss. I remember Mr. Flynn as a very kind person and a wonderful father. May he...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Suzanne Hurel - Charlestown, RI

“Caroline,So sorry to hear about your Dad's passing. He was always so nice when we were growing up and later as a customer of mine at Quality Garden....Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Shazy Kogut Vumbaco - Meriden, CT

“Mary, Maura and Caroline, My Deepest sympathies on Con's passing he truly was a wonderful man. I have fond memories of him and your family when he...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Lee Reiske - Stratford, CT

“The Siebert Family sends you all out love and condolences. So many happy memories from the St Mary days. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“The Siebert Family sends you all our love and condolences. So many happy memories from the St Mary days. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: A friend


Columb Flynn (Con), 86 died at home January 22, 2018 surrounded by his loving family in Mt. Pleasant, SC.

Columb was born May 5, 1931 in Loughill, Ballinahown Co. Westmeath Ireland, son of the late Bernard Flynn and Bridget Flynn (Fallon). He is survived by his beloved wife of 57 years, Mary Christina Flynn (Moran), 2 daughters and son-in-laws, Maura and Tom Duggan and Caroline and Doug Burke, his grandchildren, Jack, Sam, Joe and Molly, Michaela, Sarah and AnaCapri. Columb is also survived by two sister-in laws, Charla and Carmel Flynn, many nieces and nephews and their families and many friends. He was predeceased by all of his brothers Jackie, Jimmy, Bernie, Paddy, Ollie and Joe Flynn, and his nephew Kameron Flynn.

Columb started his journey in Ballinahown, and at the age of 15 and moved to Mt. Temple to help his aunt run her farm. He stayed there until he was 25 when he moved to London. He worked for Rouse Wates in London for 16 years and married Mary Moran of Co. Mayo in 1960. Together, with their two daughters, they moved to Meriden CT in 1972. Columb worked at Carabetta Enterprises until he retired after 25 years.

Columb was a true gentleman, a man that everybody liked to be around. He loved and dedicated his life to his wife and family. He was kind, always a hard worker, and fiercely loyal. He loved to sing a good Irish song and was always ready for a game of cards. He will be loved forever and greatly missed.

A Requiem Mass was held for Columb, Thursday January 25, 2018 at Christ Our King Catholic Church in Mt. Pleasant, prayers of commendation and farewell at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL and laid to rest in the Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens. May he Rest In Peace.