Paul R. Wilkas

Paul R. Wilkas, 84, of Hanover, formerly of Dorchester, died at Carney Hospital in Dorchester on July 30, 2011. A retired Computer Analyst, Paul was born and raised in Dorchester and graduated from Boston College. During his college years, he was one of two scholars selected by Cardinal Cushing to attend the Pax Romana Conference in Spain. He documented his experiences in articles that were published in The Boston Globe and Boston Post newspapers.  Paul enjoyed books and the arts. He was the beloved husband of Mary ( Manfredi) Wilkas. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Gregory Church, Dorchester, on Wednesday, August 3 at 11:00AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visitation will be held at the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington St. DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Wednesday 9:30-10:30AM. Interment Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester. Donations in Paul’s memory may be made to the charity of one’s choice.