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Obituary for Walter E. Dooley

DOOLEY, Walter E. Of Arlington. Nov. 25, 2017. Beloved husband of 64 years to the late Rita F. (McLaughlin) Loving father of Paul Dooley and his wife Ann of Medford, Kevin Dooley and his wife Susan of Chelmsford, Donna Nease and her husband Chuck of Medford, Linda Franczak and her husband Dennis of Medford, and the late Diane Dooley. Brother of James Dooley of Lexington, and the late Norman Dooley. Also survived by 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Walter was a Korean War Army veteran, serving as the Goodwill Ambassador in Germany and in the 82nd Air Borne. Active member of the Retired Men's Club in Arlington. Funeral from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St. (adjacent to St. Agnes Church, Rt. 60) ARLINGTON, Saturday at 9 AM followed by a funeral mass celebrated in St. Raphael Church, High St., Medford at 10:30 AM. Relatives and friends invited. Visitation Saturday 9 -10 am. Burial in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Arlington. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc., 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472. For directions or to send a message of condolence, please visit www.keefefuneralhome.com.
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