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Paul Michael Whelan Jr, peacefully passed away on Saturday December 11th, 2021, age 58.

Beloved husband to Lisa M (Rozzi) Whelan and devoted father to Michael Thomas Whelan

Paul was predeceased by his parents, Paul M Whelan and Elaine B Whelan and his brothers, Michael T Whelan, Richard F Whelan, and John P Whelan.

 

He is survived by his siblings, Kathleen Whelan McQuade, Diane McIsaac, Carol Keating along with his brother in-law James Keating and sister in-law Marsha Whelan. Paul is also survived by his father in-law and mother in - law Fabio and Anna Rozzi and brother in-law Joseph Rozzi.

He is also survived by his cousins, aunts, and uncles.

Paul was a dedicated employee of the City of Newton for over 30 years serving the community in the most professional manner. He was first in line when a fellow employee was in need and was quick to pass his knowledge onto one of his co-workers. His work ethic and reliability were certainly a model for all to follow.

More importantly was the love and passion Paul had for his family, friends, and life in general. He was always quick to help whoever needed him while putting himself second. If the world had more people like Paul, we would all be in a better place.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Paul’s name to Dana Farber Leukemia Center 450 Brookline Ave Boston Ma. 02215.

Visiting hours in the funeral home Thursday, 12/16, from 4-8pm and again Friday morning at 9:15AM before proceeding to Our Lady Help of Christians Church, 573 Washington St, Newton for a 10:30AM Funeral Mass. Burial to follow at Newton Cemetery.