Dolores Lorraine Jourdan passed away at her home in Needham, MA on June 12, 2016, surrounded by her loving family and in accordance with her last wishes.
A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she found joy in delighting and taking care of others, especially her children and grandchildren. She was blunt and honest to a fault, telling us how it is, whether we wanted to hear it or not. Compassionate and thoughtful, willing always to give anyone a second chance. A dear soul who will sadly missed by all who truly knew her.
She was born in Winthrop, MA on May 28, 1944. Dolores grew up and lived in the Boston area, moving to Needham where she spent the past 41 years. Some of her favorite activities included bowling, bingo and vacationing with her children and grandchildren in Cape Cod and New Hampshire.
Dolores held various positions at hospitals and the US Post Office but her favorite job was that of caregiver for her grandchildren.
She is survived by –
James N. Jourdan Jr., loving husband of 52 years
Janice Alami, daughter
Joseph Jourdan, son
Michael Jourdan, son
James N. Jourdan III, son
and 11 grandchildren.
A private memorial service for invited family and friends will be announced shortly.
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