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Obituary for James Doran

James Patrick Doran, 52, of Bolton (and Vernon), beloved husband of Lynann Podolski passed away Thursday, November 16, 2023. He was born September 26, 1971 in Rockville, the son of Donna and the late James Doran. He enjoyed NASCAR, hockey and golf. He also enjoyed nature and the outdoors, especially Vermont. He was an animal lover and never missed a chance to rescue one in need. Besides his wife, Lynann Podolski, and his mother, Donna Werner, he is survived by his son, Michael James Doran; brother, Shawn Doran; nieces, Kaysi and Paysen Doran; mother-in-law, Linda St. Cyr and many cousins and friends. He struggled with his demons, but he was an amazing father and always loved his family. He will be greatly missed. Relatives and friends are welcome to join the family from 1 to 3 PM with a funeral home service at 3 PM on Saturday, November 25, 2023 at the Burke-Fortin Funeral Home, 76 Prospect St., Rockville, CT. For online condolences please visit: