Paddy (better known as Joe) Towey,

Gurteen, Co. Sligo (May 3rd 2022) - peacefully in his 98th year, surrounded by his loving family, in the tender care of the staff and nurses at Ballymote Community Nursing Unit. 

Paddy will be very sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his partner Ann, brother Luke (U.S.A), sister Noreen (Kerry), sister-in-law Beatrice, nephews, nieces, extended family, neighbours and a wide circle of friends.

May Paddy’s Gentle Soul Rest In Eternal Peace.

Paddy will repose at O’Dowd’s Funeral Home, Gurteen on Thursday (May 5th) from 6pm until 8pm.

Removal on Friday to St. Patrick’s Church, Gurteen for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 noon.

Burial afterwards in Carrentemple Cemetery.

Funeral Mass will be live-streamed via webcam at 

Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to the Patient Comfort Fund at Ballymote Community Care Unit, C/O Mahon & O’Dowd Funeral Directors, Gurteen.

Paddy’s family acknowledge that people would like to offer their condolences.

Please use the online condolence below. Thank you.


Kathleen Coggeran Ballaghaderreen
Deepest Sympathy to Ann and the Towey and Grady families on the passing of Joe.
May his gentle soul Rest in Peace

Eugene and Margaret Corrigan and family.
Our deepest sympathy to Ann and all the Towey family on the passing of Joe. May his soul rest in peace.
Mary Beatrice & Tommie Flannery. Earlswood , Solihull , U.K.
Sincere sympathy to the family of Paddy Towey. May he rest in peace
Frank & Helena Mullen Bonniconlon
Our Deepest Sympathy to Ann and the extended Towey Families on the death of Joe. May he rest in peace.
Duffy family, Carentemple
Condolences to the Towey family may he rest in peace.
May redican
Sincere sympathy to Ann, may his gentle soul rest in peace, from may redican
Tom Cunningham, Gurteen
Sympathy to the Towey family