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Barbara Dolan Obituary

Barbara Jean Dolan
Barbara Jean Dolan

July 12, 1956 - July 28, 2017
Born in Manchester, NH
Resided in Weare, NH


Barbara Jean Dolan died suddenly on July 28, 2017 at Concord Hospital. Born in Wakefield, Massachusetts, Barbara was a graduate of the University of New Hampshire and had resided in Weare, NH for the past 35 years. She is predeceased by her parents, Thomas F. Dolan and Alma E. (Mullett) Dolan. Barbara had been employed with the State of New Hampshire, Department of Health and Human Services for many years. She enjoyed spending time outdoors tending to her garden, and kayaking on Lake Horace. She loved to crochet and share the results with her family and friends. She loved spending time with her family especially her new granddaughter.
Members of her family include her two sons Patrick S. Beede of Concord and John A. Foote of Weare, and her loving granddaughter Emilee Foote. She will be severely missed by her siblings Thomas P. Dolan of Manchester, Daniel E. Dolan and his wife Maryjane of Hampton, Robert J. Dolan of Manchester, John S. Dolan of Auburn, and Betty A. Thomas of Alexandria, as well as many nieces nephews and cousins.

Following cremation calling hours will be Thursday from 5:00PM to 800PM at French and Rising Funeral Home 17 South Mast St. Goffstown. Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to N.H. Humane Society 1305 Meredith Center Rd Laconia, NH 03246 For more information or to sign an online guestbook go to

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French and Rising Funeral Home
17 South Mast Street
Goffstown, NH US 03045
Thursday, August 3, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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