2018-07-05 / Obituaries

Patrick K. Bolger

Patrick K. Bolger, 82, of Jamestown, died June 26, 2018.

He was the husband of his beloved wife, the late Gail Paige Bolger.

Pat was born to Robert and Nora (Kavanagh) Bolger in Providence. He was predeceased by seven brothers and sisters and leaves his sister, Judith A. Fleming. Pat is also survived by his daughter, Kimberley Bolger, and her partner, Grainne Murray, of Richmond, Va., his son, David Bolger, and his husband, Mark Lancaster, of Miami, two grandchildren, Emily and Daniel Burke, a large extended family of Bolgers and Paiges and his faithful standard poodle Abby.

After graduating from the University of Rhode Island and serving in the U.S. Army, Pat enjoyed a long career as an aerospace engineer. Once retired, Pat served as an active community volunteer. He was a court-appointed advocate for children and worked with the Community Preparatory School. He volunteered his time freely to a host of other organizations he and Gail supported.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to the Community Prep School, 135 Prairie Ave., Providence, RI 02905. For more information and condolences, visit www.FaganQuinnFuneralHome.com.

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