July 31, 2014

Medina
Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms
59°F

Martin J. Dolan

OBIT FLAGDolan_MartinMartin J. Dolan, 88, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Medina. He was born January 16, 1926 in Hartford, Connecticut.

Martin retired from the Ford Motor Company after 25 years of service. He was an avid boater and member of the Huron and Sandusky Yacht Club. Martin was a member of the Medina V.F.W. and enjoyed reading. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Navy during WWII and Korea.

Martin is survived by his wife, Jill Carpenter (Fahlman), to whom he was married 13 years; children, Eren Dolan, Keri Dolan, Michael Dolan and Kathy (Gary) Pippert; stepchildren, James R. (Terri) Carpenter and Eric L. (Laura) Carpenter; several grandchildren; many close friends; and furry companions, Elsie and Hunter.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Freida; children, Martin J. Dolan and Patty Dolan.

Family will receive friends Saturday, June 14, 2014, from 3 until 5 P.M., at the Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina. Services will be held at a later date at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675

Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome