Paul F. Dolan


Paul F. Dolan, 81, of Milton and Vero Beach, FL, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, June 1, 2018.

A graduate of Boston College High School (1954), Boston College (1958) and The New England Institute of Funeral Service Education, Paul served in the US Navy Air Reserves during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He was one of the longtime owners of the family-owned and operated Dolan Funeral Homes of Dorchester and Milton, MA..

Paul was active in the Town of Milton, serving as a Cemetery Trustee for over forty years and as a former Town Meeting Member. He was an active parishioner and Eucharistic Minister at Saint Mary of the Hills Church in Milton.

Paul was a longtime member of the Indian River Club in Vero Beach, FL and Wollaston Golf Club in Milton, where he was a Past President.

Beloved husband of 57 years of Lynne J. (Mundt) Dolan. Devoted father of Paul F. Dolan, Jr. of Manchester, CT, Gregory R. Dolan of Milton and Elizabeth M. Thompson of Scituate. Brother of W. Craig Dolan of Milton and the late J. William Dolan, MD. Cherished grandfather of eight and great-grandfather of two.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Mary of the Hills Church, 29 Saint Mary’s Road., Milton, Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 10:00AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, EAST MILTON SQUARE, Tuesday, 4:00-8:00 PM. Interment Milton Cemetery.

Donations in Paul’s memory may be sent to The South Shore Visiting Nurses Association, in honor of their extraordinary hospice care, 30 Reservoir Park Dr., Rockland, MA 02370; Catholic Charities of Boston, 275 West Broadway, South Boston, MA 02127 or The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of Mass./RI, 220 North Main St., Suite 104, Natick, MA 01760.