Thomas P. Folan,
of Quincy, formerly of Weymouth, passed away on Saturday, June 30th at Quincy Medical Center. He was 84 years old. He was the beloved husband of the late Ellen Mary (Abbott) Folan.
Born in Ireland on November 22, 1927, he was the loving son of the late Thomas P. and Nora (McDonough) Folan. Mr. Folan served in the United States Army during the Korean War, Retired from AT&T in Boston after 25 years of service and most importantly was a Devout Catholic, Parent and Grandparent.
Mr. Folan was the loving father of Thomas P. Folan Jr. and his wife Catherine of Westwood, Marie Benedetti and her husband Leonard of FL, Jeffrey Folan and his wife Jane of Walpole and Cynthia Gajda and her husband Stephen of GA. He was the cherished grandfather of Patrick, Liam, Christopher Melissa, Eric, Nicole, Ryan, Jake and his great-grandchildren. He was the dear brother of Barbara Fleckenstein of NY, Bridgette McDonough of England, Teresa Weston of England, Sean Folan of Ireland and the late Mary Burke and Christopher Folan. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Arrangements are being made by the Bolea-Buonfiglio Funeral Home, 116 Franklin Street in Quincy. A Funeral Mass is being celebrated at St. John's Church, 44 School Street, Quincy on Monday July 9 at 10am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment in Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mr. Folan's memory to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701.
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