Dolan Funeral Home

Mildred L. DuBay

Mildred L. (Huntsman) DuBay, of Milton, April 1, beloved wife of the late Robert T. DuBay.  Devoted mother of Nadine I. Crupi and her husband Anthony of Milton, Dorene Ann Wright and her husband Randall of AL and Thomas A. DuBay and his wife Linda of Natick. Grandmother of Julie Anastas of NH, Kimberly MacDonald of Plymouth, Stanley Cheevers III and Thomas Cheevers both of Texas.  Great Grandmother of Jaclyn McCarthy, Jordan McCarthy John MacDonald and Madison MacDonald and Ava Marie Mallozzi. . Funeral Service in the Dolan & Chapman Funeral Home, 5 Canton Ave., MILTON VILLAGE,  Fri.  at  10 o’clock.  Visiting Hours Thurs. 5 – 8 pm.  Interment Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree, MA.

Wanda Prout

Wanda ( Wypych) Prout of Milton, April 1, beloved wife of the late Roy E. Prout. Devoted mother of Roy Alan Prout and his wife Catherine of Readville, Stephen Gawlinski and his wife Fran of FL and the late Stanley Gawlinski. Also survived by 7 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Pius X Church, Milton, Thurs. April 4, at 10 o’ clock.  Visiting Hours in the Dolan & Chapman Funeral Home, 5 Canton Ave., MILTON VILLAGE, Weds. 5- 8 pm. Interment Milton Cemetery. If desired contributions in Wanda’s name may be sent to Hellenic Women’s Benevolent Society. 601 Sherman St.,  Canton, MA 02021.

Alfred A. “Chip” Marsolini

Alfred A. “Chip” Marsolini, Jr.,  of Milton, March 29, beloved son of the late Alfred A. Marsolini, Sr.  and Doris ( McCarthy) Marsolini. Devoted brother of Trudy E. Marsolini of Milton. Late Owner Mars Farmers Market in Mattapan Square. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Most Precious Blood Church, Hyde Park,  Weds, April 3, at 10 o’clock. Visiting Hours in the Dolan & Chapman Funeral Home, 5 Canton Ave., MILTON VILLAGE, Tues. 5 – 8 pm. Interment Milton Cemetery.  If desired contributions in Chip’s memory may be sent to the charity of ones choice.

Virginia DePina

Virginia DePina, 102, of Boston formerly of Falmouth, passed away March 30, 2013.  Sister of the late John Monteiro of Falmouth.  She is survived by her siblings Clamintina DePina, Barbina Goncalves Lopes, Joao Goncalves, Idalina Goncalves and Teresa Goncalves De Oliveira.  As well as many nieces and nephews in the Greater Boston, Brockton, and Falmouth areas.  Virginia enjoyed cooking for family and friends and at one time was an active member of Saint Patrick’s Church in Falmouth.  She was born and raised in the Cape Verde Islands where she lived for much of her life before moving to Portugal, then finally settling in Falmouth in 1976.  Virginia has lived in Boston for the past 23 years.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Patrick’s Church, Roxbury, on Saturday, April 6th at 10:00 A.M. Relatives and friends invited.  Visiting hours will be held at the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, Dorchester, Lower Mills, on Friday from 5-9 P.M.  Interment at Saint Joseph Cemetery in Falmouth, MA.

Mary P. Corrigan

Mary Corrigan, of Holbrook, March 28, 2013.  Loving mother of Kevin F. Corrigan of Holbrook and Brian E. and his wife Megan Corrigan of Assonet.  Devoted grandmother of Charlotte Corrigan. Beloved daughter of the late Edward and Hannah Tierney.  Former wife of the late Austin J. Corrigan.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Agatha’s Church, Milton, on Wednesday, April 3rd at 9 A.M. Visiting hours will be held at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, EAST MILTON, on Tuesday from 4-8 P.M.

Cliff Theriault

Theriault, Cliff, of Milton and Longboat Key, Florida, on March 28, 2013.  Beloved husband of Evelyn (Cantelli) Theriault.  Loving father of Jay Theriault of Milton.  Brother of Julia Millham of Kingston and the late Paul Theriault and Pauline Melanson.  Also survived by several nieces and nephews.   A retired union carpenter, Cliff was formerly employed by Thomas O’Connor Construction Co. where he was involved with the restoration of St. Stephen’s Church and The Old North Church.  Cliff retired from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.  During WWII, he served with 234th Engineer Combat Bn. and participated in the D-Day landings on Omaha Beach, Normandy and received the Purple Heart on the Siegfried Line.   Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Elizabeth Parish, 350 Reedsdale Rd. Milton on Tuesday, April 2 at 10:00 AM.  Relatives and friends invited.  Interment Milton Cemetery.  Visitation in Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Ave.  EAST MILTON,  Monday 4-8 PM.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Cliff’s name may be made to Homes for Our Troops, 6 Main St. Taunton, MA 02780, www.homesforourtroops.org

Maria Socorro Barros

Maria Socorro Barros, 98, of Boston, MA went to heaven on Sunday, March 24, 2013.

She was born on August 5, 1914 in Cabo Verde to the late Amalia Veiga and Pedro Rodrigues.  She married the late Querino J. Barros and lived in Cabo Verde before relocating to Boston in 1984.

Maria was a beloved member of Saint Patrick’s Church, Legio de Mariae and the Dorchester Adult Day Health Center.  She has traveled all over the world, her favorite destination, Las Vegas.  She loved to play cards and has won many tournaments.

Maria was the matriarch of a large family and was an instrumental part of their lives.  She is survived by seven children: the eldest Maria Do Carmo Barros, Horacio Barros, Maria Da Luz Monteiro, Aline Veiga Barros, Antonio Barros, Romao Veiga Barros, and the youngest Adriano Barros.  She is also survived by thirty-eight grandchildren, thirty-four great grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren and her sister Maria V. Amado.

A viewing will be held from 4-8pm Wednesday March 27, 2013 at Saint Patrick’s Church.  Funeral service will begin at 12 Noon, Thursday March 28 at Saint Patrick’s Church followed by burial service at New Calvary Cemetery.

Joseph F. Dolan

Joseph F. Dolan, 88, of Dorchester, former longtime resident of Milton, died peacefully at his home following a brief illness, Thursday March 21, 2013.  Beloved husband of the late Virginia (O’Toole) Dolan, devoted father of William Dolan and his wife Jill of Marshfield, Terry Dolan of Dorchester, Martha Dolan Cosgrove and her husband Brian of Milton, the late Kathy (Dolan) Newberry, Tom Dolan and his wife Maura of Westboro, and Joe Dolan, Jr. of Milton. He is survived by five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, many loving nieces and nephews, and many friends.  He attended Harvard College for one year, and was a proud graduate of the U.S. Naval  Academy, Class of 1946.  Following several years of active sea duty in both the Atlantic and Pacific fleets, he resigned his commission, and was recalled to active duty several years later during the Korean conflict.  A successful insurance executive, he founded the Dolan Insurance Agency in Westboro.  Active in civic and social causes, he served for many years as an elected Town Meeting member in Milton, and served as chair of the Town Insurance Committee.  He volunteered for 25 years at Haley House, a Catholic Worker community caring for the hungry and the homeless in the South End, and served on its Board of Directors.  He also served on the Board of Directors of the Milton Visiting Nurse Association.  Joe loved spending time by the ocean, both as a young man in Hull and later with his own family summering for many years in Scituate. Devoted to his immediate and extended family, he took enormous pleasure in the successes, achievements and events of their lives.  He was a loving father, who taught his children by example the virtues of honesty, hard work, patience, and the importance of a few good magic tricks.  In the last several months he completed a task that he started 10 years ago, writing his story, and life lessons learned, for the benefit of his family and their families. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Gregory Church, 2223 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, Monday March 25 at 10:00 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, EAST MILTON, Sunday 3-7 PM. Interment Milton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to Haley House, 23 Dartmouth Street, Boston, MA 02116 or the charity of your choice.

Mary R. Symes

Mary R. (Donahue) Symes  Of Dorchester, March 16, beloved wife of the late Victor C. Symes. Daughter of the late Ellen “Nellie” (Gilligan) and Patrick Donahue.Devoted mother of Stephen Symes of Dorchester and Michael Symes and his wife Georgine of Bradford. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Gregory’s Church, Dorchester , Friday, March 22, at   10 o’clock. Visiting Hours in the Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington St., DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Thurs.,  4- 7 pm. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Lauren F. Kennedy

Lauren Kennedy, Of Middleboro, March 16, wife of Kevin Kennedy. Devoted mother of Rachel Kennedy, Jared Kennedy, Jack Kennedy and Seth Kennedy all of Middleboro. Beloved sister of Diane Pistorino of Taunton, John Ferris of Boxford, Gail Blout, David Ferris and Lisa Ferris all of Cambridge, Robert Ferris of MD and the late Steven Ferris. Aunt of Dana Ferreira of Taunton and several other nieces and nephews.  Funeral Service in the Dolan – Chapman Funeral Home 5 Canton Ave., MILTON VILLAGE, Friday,  March 22 at 11 o’clock. Visiting  Hours Thursday 3 – 7 pm.  Interment Private.  If desired contributions in  Lauren’s memory may be sent to Office of Development, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Oncology Dept., 330 Brookline Ave. (BR), Boston, MA 02215.