Kirkland, Paul W. – Of Somerville, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2022 after a long battle with Alzheimers.
Born April 5, 1952 in Stoneham, Ma. to the late George and Jane (Donovan) Kirkland.
Beloved husband of 39 years to Jacqueline (Parlo) Kirkland. Devoted father of Jenn Kirkland and her husband Michael Daigle and Stacey Kirkland. Loving grandfather of Meckenzie Daigle. Cherished brother of Janice Dibble and Dan Kirkland and his wife Susan. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Paul was a lifelong resident of Somerville. He worked for 32 years at Ames Envelope and for 12 years at Stoneham High School as a custodian.
Paul was a sports enthusiast and loved all of the Boston sports teams. He frequented the Sons of Italy where he enjoyed libations and banter with many friends. He spoke sarcasm fluently and would be the first to help someone in need.
Paul’s family will miss him very much
Calling hours will be held Wednesday morning August 3rd in the George L. Doherty Funeral Home 855 Broadway (Powder House Sq.) from 11:00AM to 1:00PM. Followed by a prayer service at 1:00PM.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Paul ’s name to Alzheimer Association Research Foundation 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452.