Paul E. Gormley

Paul E. Gormley, a dedicated husband and father, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Thursday, July 14, 2011.  He was 89 years old.

Born and raised in Dorchester, Paul was a graduate of Boston Technical High School. He entered the US Navy during World War II and served in the Asiatic and Pacific Theaters. Upon discharge he joined the New England Telephone Company where he worked for 39 years, retiring as a manager with AT&T. After retirement he worked at the Murphy School in Dorchester, assisting students with special educational needs.

Mr. Gormley vacationed every summer at the family residence on the St. John River in New Brunswick. He was a Milton resident.

Beloved husband of 60 years to Helen M. (Gunn) Gormley. Loving father of Mary Gormley and Anne Gormley, both of Milton, Ellen Pasquale and her husband William of E. Amherst, NY, John Gormley and Nancy Feeney of E. Bridgewater and Paul Gormley and his wife Kimi Iguchi of South Boston. Grandfather of Brian and Julia Pasquale, both of E. Amherst, NY, Amanda Gormley of Raynham and Jessica Gormley of Watertown. Great-grandfather of Hannah Butler. Brother of Mary Callahan and Catherine Gormley.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Mary of the Hills Church, St. Mary’s Road, Milton, Tuesday July 19 at 12 Noon. Visitation at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, MILTON, Tuesday 10:00 – 11:30 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Interment Milton Cemetery. Navy veteran, WWII. Retired employee of AT&T. In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul’s memory may be made to Milton Council on Aging, 10 Walnut Street, Milton, MA 02186.