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Elaine Dolan Obituary

Elaine Theresa Dolan
Elaine Theresa Dolan

August 22, 2019
Born in Elka Park, NY
Resided in Elka Park, New York
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Elaine Theresa Dolan, 91, of Elka Park passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019.

She was born in Elka Park, a daughter of the late Frank and Helen Curran Dolan. Elaine graduated Hunter-Tannersville High School, class of ’46. She then graduated the Benedictine School of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse at the former Catskill Hospital and then St. Peter’s Hospital, Albany. She taught religious education at Immaculate Conception Church, Haines Falls.

Elaine entered the US Air Force in 1951 and served for 20 years. She received the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 1968.

Following retirement from the USAF, Elaine returned to Mount St. Mary's College, Emmitsburg, MD and received a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology. She returned to Elka Park and resumed teaching religious education.

Elaine was a parishioner and member of the Altar-Rosary Society of Immaculate Conception Church. She was a member of the Bunt-Brewer American Legion Post in Tannersville.

Sister of Frank Dolan and his wife Mary of Covington Township, PA and the late Edward, Basil, Robert, William, Albert and Daniel and her twin sister Elizabeth Simons; aunt of John A. (Pat) Simons of Palenville. Many other nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews also survive.

Calling hours will be held on Monday from 4-7PM at Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Hgts., Catskill. Family and friends will gather at the funeral home on Tuesday between 10:00 and 10:30 am and then process to Immaculate Conception Church, Haines Falls for an 11:30 am Funeral Mass. Interment, with military honors, will be held in St. Francis De Sales Cemetery, Elka Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Immaculate Conception Church, POB 379, Haines Fall, NY 12436. Messages of condolence may be made to MillspaughCamerato.com.




Calling Hours
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Monday, August 26, 2019
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gathering at Funeral Home
Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home
139 Jefferson Heights
Catskill, NY USA 12414
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Funeral Mass
Immaculate Conception Church
67 North Lake Road
Haines Falls, NY US 12436
Tuesday, August 27, 2019
11:30 AM
St. Francis De Sales Cemetery
Clum Hill Road
Elka Park, NY US 12427
Tuesday, August 27, 2019