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Anthony L Bolan

May 3, 1921 ~ October 18, 2020 (age 99)


Anthony L. Bolan (Tony) passed away at his home on October 18, 2020 at the age of 99.

He was born in Petaluma, CA to Louis and Catherine Bolan on May 3, 1921.  He went to St. Vincent Catholic School, then to Petaluma High School.  Tony graduated High School in 1939, and later graduated fro Luther Burbank Business School and was employed by Bank of America that same year.

Tony is a US Army Veteran of World War II.  He served at Guadalcanal and the Philippines.  He was Honorably Discharged from service, Christmas Day 1945.  He then returned to Bank of America and retired in 1981 after 40 years of service. Tony worked in many bank offices in and around the Bay Area.  He enjoyed traveling, playing golf, and many other sports.

Anthony is preceded in death by his loving son Larry.  A US Navy Veteran of Vietnam.  Larry passed November, 2012.  Also preceded in death by his loving wife Doris, in 1974, also brothers, Peter and Louis, sisters, Mary, Belle, Loni and Jeanne.

Anthony is survived by his stepson Steve, step daughter Barbara Martin, and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to a viewing, Monday October 26, 2020.  Viewing will be 9:00 am to 10:00 am imediately followed by Catholic Funeral Mass at Sacred Heart Parish in Saratoga.  Graveside service and Military Honors will take place, after Mass, at Oak Hill Cemetery, at 11:45 PM.  All services will be Live Streamed through the link below.

In Lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Veterans Supportive Services Agency,


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October 26, 2020

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Sacred Heart Parish
13716 Saratoga Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070

Funeral Mass
October 26, 2020

10:00 AM
Sacred Heart Parish
13716 Saratoga Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070

Graveside Service
October 26, 2020

11:45 AM
Oak Hill Cemetery
300 Curtner Ave
San Jose, CA 95125


Veterans Supportive Services Inc
14630 Noble Ave, San Jose CA 95132
Tel: 1-408-770-2527

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