Joan C. (Sullivan) Dolan

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Joan C. (Sullivan) Dolan, a lifelong resident of Milton, MA passed away on October 31, 2015 at the age of 76. Beloved wife of Judge James W. Dolan for 53 years, cherished mother of daughter Christine Plouffe and her husband Dean of Braintree, daughter Barbara Connly and her husband Gregory of North Easton, daughter Jennifer Dodge and her husband Moore of Braintree, daughter Colleen Fitzgerald and her husband James of West Roxbury, son James Dolan and his wife Meghan of Tampa, FL. Devoted Nana of Connor and Abigail Plouffe, Caroline, Aidan and Veronica Connly, Nicholas and Alexandra Dodge, Nathan and Andrew Fitzgerald. Beloved youngest sister of Patricia Rowe of NY, Mary Good of Milton, Kathleen Downing of CA and the late Geraldine Kendrick and John Owen Sullivan. She was the daughter of the late Gerald and Amelia Sullivan of Milton, MA. Joan lived and enjoyed life to the fullest. She spent many years working as a nurse at the former Quincy City Hospital and later as a health careers teacher at Dorchester High School. Visiting hours Tuesday 4 to 8 p.m. at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, November 4 at 10:30 a.m. in Saint Agatha Church, Adams Street at Brook Road, Milton. In lieu of flowers, donations in Joan’s memory may be made to Saint Anthony Shrine, 100 Arch Street, Boston, MA 02110.