Francis E. 'Pup' Doolan

Published on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 19:10


Francis E. “Pup” Doolan, 89, passed away on Feb. 3, 2019.  

He was husband of the late Rita (McDonald) Doolan. Pup was a retired educator, athletic director and coach at Terryville High School.

Survivors include his five children, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

The funeral Mass will be held Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 at 9:30 a.m., at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, 74 West Main St., Waterbury.  Friends are asked to meet directly at the church. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery with military honors. Calling hours are Friday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., at the Murphy Funeral Home, 115 Willow St., Waterbury. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Pup’s memory to the L.A.O.H Scholarship Fund, 91 Golden Hill St., Waterbury, CT 06706, Visit for full obituary or to send an online condolence.

Posted in The Bristol Press, on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 19:10. Updated: Wednesday, 6 February 2019 19:13.