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Paul T. Nolan

August 30, 1955 ~ August 28, 2020 (age 64)


Paul T. Nolan, 64, of Milton, MA and Lincoln NH, passed away at Mass General Hospital on August 28, 2020 following an accident. 

Paul was the devoted father of Sean P. Nolan and Ryan M. Nolan of Milton.  Loving fiancee of Cheryl Cartier of Salisbury and affectionately known as “Papa” to Christian M. Cartier.  Son of the late Hugh E. & Helen V. Nolan, brother of Donna Nolan of Hingham. “Uncle Paul” to cherished nieces and nephews.  

Paul was a driven man, who retired as Deputy Chief of the Milton Police Department, while also being an accomplished attorney, former President of the Norfolk County Prosecutor’s Association, and a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Knights of Columbus

Paul loved to travel.  Aruba and Bermuda were some of his favorites. But his first love was all things Irish, especially his County Clare family and local friends. He will be best remembered for his Irish music and belting out some of his favorites at family functions.

Visiting hours at the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home 326 Granite Ave Milton Thursday 4-7 pm.  Due to the Current Covid 19 restrictions only 25 guests are allowed in the funeral home at a time, masks are required, and guests should bring their own pens to sign the register book.  A private Funeral Mass  will be held at St. Agatha Church Milton.  Burial Milton Cemetery. 

Paul was known for his charitable giving and fundraising.  If you would like to do the same, you can donate in Paul’s Memory to St. Joseph’s Church 25 Church St. Lincoln, NH 03251. 

Due to COVID restrictions, the family is planning on celebrating Paul’s life with all of you at a later date, in the manner that he would love.  Please email Paul’s son, Ryan, at so that we can keep you updated with information on the date and time.

To send flowers to Paul's family, please visit our floral store.


September 3, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home
326 Granite Ave
Milton, MA 02186

Funeral Mass
September 4, 2020

10:30 AM
Saint Agatha Church (Milton)

Video is available for this event

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