Dr. Flannan Bernard Walshe

Dr. Flannan Bernard Walshe

Dr. Flannan Bernard Walshe passed away peacefully on the 30th of October, 2017 in Ottawa Ontario.

Predeceased by his wife Noelle, brothers John and Patrick and granddaughter Rachel.

Survived by daughters Carol and Deirdre, grandchildren Bridget, Jackie, Alex, Brian and Sean and great granddaughter Shannon.

Dr. Walshe was born in1922 in Ireland and studied medicine at University College Cork. He emigrated from Ireland in 1963 to Saskatchewan before relocating to Lake Cowichan to practice family medicine from 1969 until his retirement in 1997.

In 2002, Dr. Walshe moved to Ottawa, Ontario with his family.

He will be missed by his family and the many patients he cared for over the years.

A funeral Mass was held at St. John the Apostle Church, Ottawa Ontario on Thursday, November 2nd.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Cowichan Valley Basket Society.

Lake Cowichan Gazette

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