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John Folan

December 5, 1926 June 18, 2018
John Folan
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Obituary for John Folan

FOLAN, JOHN of Norwood passed away on June 18, 2018 at the age of 91. John was born in Inverin, County Galway, Ireland on Dec. 5, 1926 to the Late Peter and Annie (Ridge) Folan. He was the Beloved husband of Margaret Mary (Loftus) Folan. Devoted father of Nancy E. Folan of East Walpole and Peter J. Folan and his wife Kimberly of East Walpole. Brother of Patrick Folan of Norwood and late Mary Flaherty and Martin “Máirtín” Folan. Cherished grandfather of Madeline Folan and Peter J. Folan Jr. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. John was a retired Mailroom worker for the Boston Globe working there for many years. He was an avid gardener and enjoyed working in his yard. John also was a member of the Norwood Irish Music Club. Funeral from the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home 1248 Washington St. Norwood, Friday, June 22, 2018 at 10am followed by a funeral mass at 11am in St. Catherine of Siena Church Norwood. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, June 21, 2018 from 4-8pm. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery Norwood. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to the Norwood Firefighter’s Relief Assoc. Local #1631 135 Nahatan St. Norwood, MA 02062.


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Visitation

Thursday

21

Jun

4:00 PM 6/21/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/21/2018 8:00:00 PM
Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home

1248 Washington St
Norwood, MA 02062

Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home
1248 Washington St Norwood 02062 MA
United States

funeral mass

Friday

22

Jun

11:00 AM 6/22/2018 11:00:00 AM - 11:50 AM 6/22/2018 11:50:00 AM
St. Catherine of Siena Church

547 Washington Street
Norwood, MA 02062

St. Catherine of Siena Church
547 Washington Street Norwood 02062 MA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Highland Cemetery 320 Winter St. Norwood Final Resting Place

Highland Cemetery 320 Winter St. Norwood, MA. 02062

Highland Cemetery 320 Winter St. Norwood, MA. 02062
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