Alan Ray Dolan (1944-2020), 75, of Massillon, OH passed away on October 12, 2020, after a courageous fight against Multiple Myeloma and Acute Leukemia. Alan, son of the late Robert F and Natalie B. Dolan was born in Big Spring, TX, and grew up in Nutley, NJ. He always said that he came to WV to attend college and discovered there was more than cement and asphalt and never moved back to NJ. He was a graduate of Nutley HS and West Liberty State University. While in college, he ran track and became a life member of Delta Sigma Pi, business fraternity; serving as president of the Delta Omega Chapter 1965-66. He served proudly in the U S Air Force.

Alan retired from American Electric Power after 18 years and then worked with Ernie’s Bike Shop for 20 years.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Rosalie (Lee) Kiger Dolan. He is also survived by his sister Gail (Ken) Wilmot of Ellsworth, ME and nephews Chad (Melissa) Wilmot of Ellsworth, ME and Ross (Lisa) Wilmot of San Antonio, FL. Internment will take place at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens. A memorial service will be held at Christ Lutheran Church when the COVID danger is over. Heitger Funeral Home – Massillon is handling the arrangements