Michael H. ‘Mike’ Doland Sr.

June 21, 1935 - Aug. 29, 2007

Michael H. "Mike" Doland Sr., 72, of Waukesha, died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. He was born on June 21, 1935 in Hibbing, Minn., the son of Howard and Antoinette Doland.

He married Rosemary Davidson on Feb. 12, 1960, in Indiana. He served in the U.S. Navy for six years, and later owned Doland Roofing Co. for more than 30 years. Mike will always be remembered for his honesty and hardworking nature.

Mike will be sadly missed by his wife of 47 years, Rosemary of Waukesha; two sons, Michael Jr. (Jennifer Matzke) of Oconomowoc and Patrick of Hales Coroners; one grandson, Christian; two sisters, Patricia Hoshal and Maryjane Coon, both of Portland; and one brother, John Doland, also of Portland. He is further survived by his dear friend, Bonnie Broemer of Waukesha; his faithful dog, Luling; and many good friends.

Mike was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until noon Saturday, Sept. 1, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha.

Memorial donations may be made in Mike’s name to the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53186.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.