LEHAN Charles “Charlie” of Maine and Arlington passed away on September 20, 2014. Son of the late Charles J. and Charlotte L. Lehan and survived by his brother Daniel J. and wife Nancy of Bedford, sister Marion Zwicker of Tennessee and the recently deceased Janet L. Velcojski of Niantic, CT. Charlie is also survived by his four children and their families: Patricia E. Lehan and husband Randall L. Keeping of Newburyport, MA; Joyce A. Lehan and husband John M. Bonner and their three children, Catherine, Liam and Maeve Bonner; Catherine M. Lehan and her three children, Charlotte, George and Isabelle Cole; Charles Jr. and wife Joyce E. Lehan and their three children, Courtney, Ryan and Patrick Lehan. Also survived by close friend Adele LaFrance of York, ME formerly of Arlington, and former wife Ellen Finnegan Lehan of Chelmsford, MA. Charlie is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews and their families. Funeral from The DeVito-O'Donnell Funeral Home 1145 Mass Avenue ARLINGTON Saturday morning at 9:00 A.M. followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 A.M. in St. Agnes Church. Interment to follow Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to visit in the DeVito Funeral Home on Friday from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans charity, www.dav.org. Charlie was a former Seabee and Navy veteran and was a proud Irish American. Charlie was also a 4th degree Knight of Columbus and a former Commander in Post of the Lexington VFW and a member of the American Legion, the Elks Lodge, Disabled American Veterans and the Arlington Touchdown Club. Charlie spent 32 years with New England Telephone/NYNEX and 10 years with the Arlington Housing Authority before retiring in Maine. Charlie will be remembered for his Irish wit, sense of humor and his great storytelling. In his later years he enjoyed golfing, the coast of Maine, music, reading and spending leisure time with friends and family. For directions or to send a condolence visit,devitofuneralhomes.com DeVito Funeral Homes
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Published in Boston Herald from Sept. 24 to Sept. 25, 2014