DOLAN, Paul Joseph - 46, passed unexpectedly on Sunday, September 11, 2022.
Paul will be missed by his parents, Joseph Dolan and Mary and John Lawson, his siblings; Jennifer (David) Ferris, Angela Tomkinson, and Mac (Amy) Lawson, his nieces, and nephews; Cooper, Kaelan, Josephine and Griffin Ferris and Connor and Brenlyn Tomkinson; his loving aunts, uncles, cousins, and many great friends.
Paul was predeceased by his stepmother Brenda Dolan, his brother Ryan Lawson, and his brother-in-law James Tomkinson.
Paul grew up in Mississauga, Ontario, attended Our Lady of Mount Carmel and went on to study at Ryerson University.
A natural handyman, Paul settled on a career where he could put his skills to use and did many jobs from finishing carpentry to residential renovations to high-rise construction.
From an early age and into adulthood Paul played hockey and with love and enthusiasm. He was a lifelong, hard-core fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs and enjoyed watching every game.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Good Shepherd Ministries or Center for Addiction and Mental Health Foundation.
Arrangements with DeStefano Funeral Home, Oshawa. Funeral Service at 11:00 am., on Monday, September 19, 2022, at St. Gertrude's Catholic Church, 690 King St. East Oshawa, Ontario.