Daniel W. Dunleavy Sr.

Born: Wed., Jan. 6, 1943
Died: Sun., Mar. 18, 2018


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thu., Mar. 22, 2018
Location: Jackman Funeral Home

Funeral Mass

11:00 AM Fri., Mar. 23, 2018
Location: St. Denis Church

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Douglas- Daniel W. Dunleavy Sr., 75, of Deerfield Dr. in Webster, a longtime Douglas resident, died Sun. March 18, 2018 surrounded by his family after a long illness.
     He is survived by his wife of 53 years Elaine M. (Senecal) Dunleavy of Webster; his daughter Karen M. Kaminski of Northbridge; 2 sons Daniel W. Dunleavy Jr. and Mark W. Dunleavy both of Douglas; 7 grandchildren Nicholas, Alexandra, Evan, Cassidy, Mitchell, Olivia, and Deanna; a sister Mary Ursula Jones of Chicago; and many nephews, nieces and friends. Born in Worcester, MA on Jan. 6, 1943 he was the son of William and Mary Ursula (O’Brien) Dunleavy and lived in Douglas most of his life. He had been a resident of Webster the past 18 years.
     Mr. Dunleavy worked as a plant engineer at the former Thom McAnn Shoe Co. in Worcester, retiring in 2005. Previously he worked at E.J. Cross Construction Co., also in Worcester. A longtime member of Mumford Council 365 Knights of Columbus, he participated in their bowling and golf leagues. He was a little league baseball coach and served on the Douglas Zoning Board of Appeals and the School Building Committee. He enjoyed people, summers in Narragansett in his younger years and belonged to the Webster Lake Association. He was a member of St. Denis Church and served on their Renovation Committee. His family wishes to thank the staff at Newton Wellesley Center for Alzheimers for the compassionate care and support shown to Dan and his family.
     His funeral will be held Fri. March 23, from Jackman Funeral Home, 7 Mechanic St. Douglas with a Mass at 11 am in St. Denis Church, 23 Manchaug St. Burial will follow in St. Denis Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home are Thurs. March 22 from 5 to 7 pm. Memorial donations may be made to Parkinson’s Disease Association, www.apdaparkinson.org/get-involved/ways-to-give/  .To leave a condolence message for the family please visit: www.jackmanfuneralhomes.com

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Lou and Lillian Palermo
   Posted Mon March 19, 2018

Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. You and Dan have been wonderful friends for many years he will be sadly missed our love and prayers are with you all.

With Love,

Lou and Lil Palermo

Faye Tetreau
   Posted Mon March 19, 2018
Elaine, Please accept my condolences on the loss of your Husband. I know that words do not help at this time but please know you and your family are in my prayers.
God Bless.

Donna Gill
   Posted Tue March 20, 2018
Karen and Family,

I am so sorry for your loss, my prayers and sympathy goes out to you and your family during this difficult time.

Dr. Kenneth Fougere
   Posted Tue March 20, 2018
My condolences to Danny's family. Even though I moved out of East Douglas many years ago, the memories remain.

Cynthia H. Killingsworth
   Posted Tue March 20, 2018
Mary, please accept my sympathy about your brother's passing. Bruce sent me the notification today. I am sorry to read this...

Carolyn Ciecierski
   Posted Wed March 21, 2018

TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was sent by Carolyn Ciecierski.

With our deepest sympathy. Cousins Ronald & Carolyn, Marc & Lynn Ciecierski

Lorraine Burnat
   Posted Wed March 21, 2018
Elaine - You & Dan have left a precious legacy of faithful love and commitment. I am reminded of Jesus' words: "I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in Me, though he die, yet shall he live." May you find comfort in this truth.
Lorraine Burnat

Wioletta Kopczacki
   Posted Wed March 21, 2018
My deepest sympathy Karen and family, may your warm memories exceed your sorrow.

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