COPENHAGEN – Ronald L. Dolan,
78, of the Doran Road
died on Thursday night, July
8, 2021 at his home under the care of
his loving family and Lewis County Hospice.
Ron was born on May 19, 1943
in Boonville the son of the late Lawrence Edgar and Pearl (Dubach) Dolan. He attended BoonvilleHigh School and entered the U.S.
Army in 1960 and was honorably discharged in 1965. Ron was united in
marriage to Margaret E. Wood on July 30, 1966 at St. Mary’s
Catholic Church in Constableville. He worked for
various farms in the Copenhagen
area, but Ron and his family cherished their friendship with Bill Van Luven for whom he worked. He also was a cook for the
former Kalet’s Adult Home, Watson, and retired
from Lewis County Transfer Station in Lowville.
He is survived by
his wife of 55 years, Margaret, their four children, Elona
(Marvin) Bright, Norman, OK; Sean (Kimberly) Dolan, Republic, MO; Patrick (Soncerae) Dolan, Copenhagen; and Janice (Christopher Franchini) Dolan, Lowville; his son-in-law, Lester
Beyer, Copenhagen; his seven grandchildren, Nicholas, Nicole, Sean P., Elizabeth,
Eric, Ashanti, Zachary, Kimberlena; his five
great grandchildren, Addalynn, McKenna, Easton,
Hunter, and Damon; his two brothers, Steven (Carol) Dolan, Virginia;
William Dolan, New Bremen; many nieces and nephews.
predeceased by his three daughters, Rebecca in infancy, Michelle E. Dolan,
and Debra J. Beyer.
Ronald was a
communicant of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Copenhagen, he was interested in CB
radio, his vegetable and flower gardens, but his greatest enjoyment was
being a grandfather.
Calling hours for
family and friends will be on Sunday, July 11th from to at the Sundquist
Funeral Home. A funeral service will be on Monday, July 12th at with Rev. Donald H. Karlen, Ron’s cousin, officiating. Burial will follow
in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Constableville.
Ronald’s name may be made to: Friends of Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box
266, Lowville, NY 13367