Mark Folan

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FOLAN – Mark, Age 79, of Dorchester, October 24, 2013. Beloved son of the late Patrick and Mary (Higgins) Folan. Loving brother of Bridie McDonagh of Connemara, Ireland, Coleman Folan of CA, Nora McDonagh and Bartley Folan both of Co. Meath, Ireland, Monica Moroney of Co. Kerry, Ireland, Barbara Glennon, Agnes Woodrow, and Philomena Daly all of London, England and the late Patrick Folan, Mary Mulkerrins, Nan Connolly, Sean Folan and Una Calnan. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Mark grew up and was educated in Ireland. In 1971 he immigrated to the United States spending the first two years in Boston, he then traveled to California and spent 30 plus years there returning to the Boston area in 2003. Mark was a retired union carpenter. He will be sorely missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Elizabeth Church, Randolph Avenue at Reedsdale Road, Milton, Wednesday October 30 at 10:00 AM. Cremation to follow. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting Hours at Dolan & Chapman Funeral Home, 5 Canton Avenue, MILTON VILLAGE, Tuesday 4PM to 7PM.