Barbara Anne Dolan, age 75, of Ocean City, MD (formerly of Rockville, MD) passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie, MD. Devoted wife of the late Joseph F. Dolan, beloved mother of Lisa Bontemps (Gregory) and David “Scott” Rippy (Breina), and loving grandmother of Chase and Kayla Bontemps and Victoria and Zander Rippy. She is also survived by her sisters Betty Eiser (Vincent) and Faith Keyser (Donald), brother John S. Henderson, Jr. (Anne), and her nieces and nephews Robyn Davis, Marcus Underwood, Melissa Gilley, Dean, Adam, Kelly and Tyler Henderson and Michelle Keyser. Born in Fredericksburg, VA to John S. and Maggie L. (Beach) Henderson. She was a 1961 graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School, attended a local business school and worked in a variety of interesting jobs throughout her life including as a fashion show coordinator, assistant at the 1964 US Open Golf Tournament, administrative assistant positions in a variety of industries and as a real estate agent. Barbara had a quiet demeanor, a kind heart, and was adored by those who knew her. She was a true warrior with a beautiful soul. Per her wishes there will be no funeral services.
Memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Barbara A. Dolan Memorial Fund at www.giftfunds.stjude.org/barbaradolan, or mail to 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.