Jean E. Akerley

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Jean E. (O’Donnell) Akerley, 87 of Quincy and Dorchester, April 28. Beloved wife of the late Albert J. Akerley.  Loving mother to Susan Akerley of Quincy.  Sister of the late William, Paul and Robert O’Donnell.  She is survived by her sister Marie Madden of Rhode Island and several nieces and nephews. Jean was a devoted member of St. Agatha Parish in Milton, a long-time employee of the New England Telephone Company (now Verizon), and an avid dancer all of her life. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Agatha Church, 432 Adams Street, Milton Wednesday, 10:30 am.  Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave., EAST MILTON SQUARE, Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 PM.  Family and friends invited.  Interment Pine Hills Cemetery, Quincy.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Jean’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452 or online at