Jane Penn Dolan

Oct. 17, 1930 - March 16, 2009

Jane Penn Dolan, a longtime Hartland resident, died Monday, March 16, 2009, at age 78. Jane was born in 1930 to parents Louise Bergwall and Burton Penn in Flushing, N.Y.

She attended elementary school at Milwaukee State Teachers College and graduated from Holy Angels Academy (DSHA) in 1948. She pursued an English major at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Madison, and in 1951 she married John J. Dolan. Jane was a devoted homemaker, gardener and artist. She was an avid reader, took pleasure in traveling and treasured her furry companions.

She is the dear sister of the late Nancy Pfeiffer; beloved wife of John J.; loving mother of John Dolan Jr. of Dallas, Louise Dolan of Raleigh N.C., Ellen Jungbluth of North Lake and Julia (John Wright) Dolan of Minneapolis; cherished grandmother of Sara, Tom, Alex, Julia, Bucky, Penn, George (Sveta), Nathaniel (Maggie) and Nora; and great-grandmother of Alexander. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 21 at the Evert-Luko Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Saturday. Burial will be in The Village of Hartland Cemetery. Following burial, a luncheon will be served.

In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated to the Milwaukee Rescue Mission or the Salvation Army.

Evert-Luko Funeral Home, 170 Warren Ave., Hartland, is serving the family. For more information, please call 367-2156 or visit www.evertlukofuneralhome.com.