David Michael Jrolf

David Michael Jrolf, of Milton, December 26, 2016.

Loving father of Madison, Delphine, Maeve and William, all of Milton. Son of the late John and Delphine (Jarantoski) Jrolf of Framingham. Brother of James Jrolf of Kansas City, MO; Thomas of Westford; Judy Stirrat of Beverly and Mark of Newton. Uncle and brother-in-law to many loving nieces, nephews and in-laws.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Elizabeth Church, Reedsdale Road at Randolph Avenue, Milton, Friday December 30 at 9:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, EAST MILTON SQUARE, Thursday 4-8 PM. Interment Milton Cemetery.

Born in Milwaukee, he moved to Framingham as a teenager and graduated from high school in Framingham. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Framingham State College and his master’s degree from Northeastern University. David was an avid reader, and a respected journalist whose long career as an editor included both the Boston Herald and the Boston Globe.

In lieu of flowers, donations in David’s memory may be made to the Jrolf Children College Fund, c/o Blue Hills Bank, 480 Adams Street, Milton, MA 02186.