News and Tribune

February 20, 2014

William T. Dolan Sr., 98; New Albany

— A funeral service celebrating the life of William T. Dolan Sr., 98, New Albany, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 24, at Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes, Oak Street Chapel, New Albany, with burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. He died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at his home.

 He was born in New Albany and was a retired Superintendent for the Chester B. Stem Co. after 45 years of service. He was the Past Master of the New Albany Masonic Lodge, and was a member of the Scottish Rite in Indianapolis, the Haiti Temple in Evansville and St. Mark’s United Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife of 77 years, Alice Rowley Dolan; daughter, Bonnie Beemer and her husband, Tim; son, William T. Dolan Jr. and his wife, Sandy; four grandchildren, Tony Beemer and his wife, Tracy, Sean Beemer, Anna Blanton and her husband, Charlie, and Carly Dolan; and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

 Memorial Contributions may go to the Cherubs in Youth Choir at the church.