Lawrence, MA — Brian P. Dolan, 47, of Lawrence, Mass., passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, July 20, 2013.
He was born on March 1, 1966, in Lawrence to the late Raymond B. and Kathleen C. (Conley) Dolan. Brian was educated in the schools of Lawrence. He was a 1984 graduate of Lawrence High School and of North Adams State College in North Adams, Mass.
Brian was a parishioner of Saint Patrick Church in Lawrence. In earlier years, he enjoyed coaching his children in basketball and baseball leagues. He was an avid sports fan; he especially loved the Bruins and the Red Sox.
He is survived by his daughter, Kelsea E. Dolan, and son, Brian P. Dolan, both of Lawrence, Mass.; his granddaughter, Ella Sky Dolan; his brother, Kevin and his wife, Heather Dolan, of North Andover, Mass.; his sister, Bridget L. and her husband, John Dowling, of Dracut, Mass.; and his lifelong best friends, Tino Ardagna of North Andover, Mass., and Colleen Dolan of Lawrence, Mass. Brian also leaves behind several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call on Thursday, July 25, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the John Breen Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., 122 Amesbury Street, Lawrence, MA. For online condolences and other information, please visit www.breenfuneralhome.com.
His funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. in the funeral home following the calling hours. Burial will take place in the Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lawrence, Mass., immediately following the service.