PAULINE M. DOLAN

Pauline M. Dolan, 93, of Peoria, died at 6:37 p.m. on Monday, May 31, 2010 at Riverview Senior Living Community in East Peoria.


Pauline was born on August 11, 1916 in Quincy, IL to Earl J. and Agnes E. LeVan Daniels. She married Paul M. Dolan on April 9, 1934 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Edina, MO. He died on January 10, 1984 in Peoria.


She is survived by two daughters, Mary (Walter) Gerstenberg of CA and Rose Marie Koestner of TX; two sons, Larry (Easter) Dolan of Peoria and Ken Sr. (Shirley) Dolan of Tremont, IL; thirteen grandchildren; thirty-eight great-grandchildren; and nine great great-grandchildren.


Pauline was a homemaker, who took pride in making her home a welcoming place. For many years, she served as a Red Cross volunteer. Pauline loved people, animals, square dancing and wintering in Arizona.


A Funeral Mass was held at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 4, 2010 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Franciscan Fathers officiating. Burial was in St. Mary’s Cemetery in West Peoria. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Red Cross.


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