Doris Nolan

Doris E. Nolan (Vaughan)

Saturday, August 22nd, 1931 - Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
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Nolan, Doris E. (Vaughan) of Arlington passed away peacefully on November 6th. Beloved wife of the late Cambridge Police Lieutenant Irwin L. “Rocky” Nolan. Loving mother of Helen M. Hoffberger and her husband Russell J. of Waltham and Michael P. Nolan of Cambridge and Arlington. Dear grandmother of Valerie Hoffberger Cote and her husband Trevor Cote, David R., Christine M. and James M. Hoffberger and great grandmother of June and Jackson Cote. Sister of the late Charles C. Vaughan and Robert “Arkie” S. Vaughan. Funeral from the DeVito Funeral Home 1145 Mass. Ave., ARLINGTON on Wednesday at 9 am with a funeral mass to follow at 10 am in St. Camillus Church. Burial to follow in Cambridge Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the funeral home on Tuesday from 4-8 pm. In lieu of flowers donations are requested in memory of Doris to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675 or Please visit view an online guestbook.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    DeVito Funeral Home - Arlington
    1145 Massachusetts Ave.
    Arlington, MA 02476
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  • Funeral Mass

    Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 10:00am
    St. Camillus Church
    1175 Concord Turnpike
    Arlington, MA 02476
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  • Interment

    Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 |
    Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
    Cambridge Cemetery
    75 Coolidge Ave.
    Cambridge, MA 02138
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Kathleen A Wall

Posted at 04:48pm
Michael so sorry for your loss. I know how much you loved her. I'm truly sorry I adored your Mom so much.
Kathleen Wall

Anne Riley

Posted at 09:37am
Helen and family,
I have such fond memories of Doris and family from my Griswold Street days. Sorry to hear of Doris's passing.....such a kind woman.
Anne Molloy Riley

Helen Hoffberger Posted at 01:47pm

My mom loved Griswold St and everyone on it. Thank you for your memories.

Inglis Family

Posted at 10:39am
Mike and Family: On behalf of the entire Inglis family, please accept our deepest sympathies on the passing of your beloved Mom. We know what a very special and close bond you shared with her and our hearts go out to you at this difficult time. She was a wonderful woman, and we hope that the many cherished memories of time spent with her will help you to get through this sad time. Thinking of all of you, and please know we are all here if you need anything.

Helen Hoffberger Posted at 06:28am

It’s so lovely of your family to remember our mom. You have known Michael for such a long time. Please know how much we appreciate your thoughts.

Lorraine Butler

Posted at 07:54pm
I don't know you Im so sorry to hear about your mother passing she is now resting in peace may god be with you and your family You are all in my prays always remember the good times you had with her

Helen Hoffberger Posted at 09:58pm

Thank you so much for your kind words and prayers. We are so grateful for the time we had with her and will always appreciate it.

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