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Man dies on Aer Lingus flight after trip to see daughter

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The tragic incident happened on an Aer Lingus flight from Boston to Ireland
The tragic incident happened on an Aer Lingus flight from Boston to Ireland

Tributes have been paid to a man who died suddenly on an Aer Lingus flight from Boston to Ireland.

The incident occurred at the weekend.

PJ Coleman (69), from Loughlynn near Castlerea in Co Roscommon, was travelling home from the US with his wife Síle after the couple had visited their daughter.

It is believed he suffered a heart attack.

Locals in Loughlynn described him as a "hard-working family man".